The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Infrastructure Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Support Engineer
Rank - 132 128
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Engineer 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - 0.088% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.093% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £22,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £34,350 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +15.38%
Infrastructure Support Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2283 2140 1900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.54% 93.78% 93.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1614 1701 1599
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Engineer in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Engineer across the Reading region.

Infrastructure Support Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Infrastructure Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Support Engineer in their job title.

1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
1 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) SC Cleared
2 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
3 10 (71.43%) DV Cleared
3 10 (71.43%) EMC NetWorker
3 10 (71.43%) HP
4 8 (57.14%) Linux
5 7 (50.00%) EMC
5 7 (50.00%) VMware
5 7 (50.00%) SAN
5 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (50.00%) NAS
5 7 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
7 3 (21.43%) DNS
7 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
7 3 (21.43%) DHCP
7 3 (21.43%) WSUS
7 3 (21.43%) Lumension
7 3 (21.43%) ArcSight
7 3 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds
7 3 (21.43%) HP SIM
7 3 (21.43%) SCCM
7 3 (21.43%) SCOM

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Infrastructure Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) SAN
1 7 (50.00%) NAS
2 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
3 3 (21.43%) DNS
3 3 (21.43%) DHCP
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
1 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Linux
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 2 (14.29%) Wealth Management
3 1 (7.14%) Change Control
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) SC Cleared
1 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 10 (71.43%) DV Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) MCSE
3 2 (14.29%) CCNA
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.14%) MCP
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 7 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (71.43%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (21.43%) SCCM
2 3 (21.43%) SCOM
2 3 (21.43%) HP SIM
2 3 (21.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 10 (71.43%) HP
3 7 (50.00%) EMC
3 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 7 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds
4 3 (21.43%) ArcSight
4 3 (21.43%) Lumension
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle