The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Support Engineer
Rank 399 393 394
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Engineer 46 31 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.16% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 41 30 33
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £29,000 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Infrastructure Support Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20786 19977 21785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.59% 95.07% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16278 16494 18666
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £59,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Infrastructure Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Infrastructure Support Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Infrastructure Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire +21 17 £33,000 +30.69% 4
Surrey -9 13 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Hampshire 0 10 £43,750 +26.81% 2
Berkshire -1 5 £32,500 +9.24% 3
Buckinghamshire - 5 £42,500 -
Thames Valley - 2 £43,500 -
Kent +4 1 £32,000 -20.00%
West Sussex - 1 £42,500 -
Infrastructure Support Engineer
England

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 63 (78.75%) Windows
2 60 (75.00%) VMware
3 45 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 36 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 35 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 35 (43.75%) Active Directory
6 34 (42.50%) SAN
6 34 (42.50%) DNS
6 34 (42.50%) Linux
7 32 (40.00%) HP
8 30 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 29 (36.25%) Microsoft
9 29 (36.25%) MCSE
9 29 (36.25%) MS Excel
10 28 (35.00%) DHCP
10 28 (35.00%) EMC
10 28 (35.00%) Citrix
11 26 (32.50%) MCSA
12 25 (31.25%) Wireless
12 25 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
13 24 (30.00%) Veeam
14 23 (28.75%) MCITP
15 21 (26.25%) MCTS
15 21 (26.25%) Juniper
15 21 (26.25%) Apple
15 21 (26.25%) Meru Networks
16 19 (23.75%) Backup Exec
17 18 (22.50%) Cisco
17 18 (22.50%) Mentoring
18 17 (21.25%) MS Exchange

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 17 (21.25%) MS Exchange
2 12 (15.00%) SharePoint
3 9 (11.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (11.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (8.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (8.75%) IIS
4 7 (8.75%) Apache
5 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (3.75%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (3.75%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.25%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.25%) Lync
7 1 (1.25%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 29 (36.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (3.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.75%) IaaS
2 3 (3.75%) Office 365
3 2 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (42.50%) SAN
1 34 (42.50%) DNS
2 28 (35.00%) DHCP
3 25 (31.25%) Wireless
4 11 (13.75%) Firewall
5 10 (12.50%) NAS
6 9 (11.25%) LAN
6 9 (11.25%) WAN
7 8 (10.00%) TCP/IP
8 7 (8.75%) VPN
9 5 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (6.25%) VoIP
10 4 (5.00%) MPLS
11 3 (3.75%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (3.75%) BGP
11 3 (3.75%) BIG-IP
11 3 (3.75%) OSPF
11 3 (3.75%) Internet
12 2 (2.50%) SNMP
12 2 (2.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.75%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.75%) MySQL
3 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.25%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.25%) Subversion
General
1 3 (3.75%) Back Office
2 2 (2.50%) Automotive
3 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.25%) Finance
3 1 (1.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.50%) LAMP
2 2 (2.50%) XML Schema
2 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.50%) XML
2 2 (2.50%) HTML
2 2 (2.50%) .NET
3 1 (1.25%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.00%) Clustering
2 4 (5.00%) Replication
3 3 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.75%) Handset
4 2 (2.50%) Firmware
4 2 (2.50%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 63 (78.75%) Windows
2 45 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 34 (42.50%) Linux
5 14 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (11.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (7.50%) Windows 8
8 5 (6.25%) Ubuntu
9 4 (5.00%) UNIX
10 2 (2.50%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.50%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.25%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.50%) Mentoring
2 14 (17.50%) ITIL
3 7 (8.75%) Web Development
4 6 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (6.25%) Problem Management
6 3 (3.75%) Change Control
6 3 (3.75%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (3.75%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (3.75%) Information Security
6 3 (3.75%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (3.75%) CRM
7 2 (2.50%) Change Management
7 2 (2.50%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (2.50%) Performance Testing
8 1 (1.25%) Wealth Management
8 1 (1.25%) Risk Management
8 1 (1.25%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.25%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.00%) SQL
2 7 (8.75%) PHP
3 5 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.50%) VBScript
5 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (36.25%) MCSE
3 26 (32.50%) MCSA
4 23 (28.75%) MCITP
5 21 (26.25%) MCTS
6 13 (16.25%) Security Cleared
6 13 (16.25%) SC Cleared
7 10 (12.50%) DV Cleared
8 8 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (10.00%) CCNA
9 3 (3.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (3.75%) CCNP
9 3 (3.75%) MCP
10 2 (2.50%) CISSP
10 2 (2.50%) Degree
11 1 (1.25%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.25%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
1 35 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 16 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 12 (15.00%) vSphere
4 8 (10.00%) vCloud
5 7 (8.75%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (6.25%) XenApp
7 4 (5.00%) XenDesktop
8 3 (3.75%) Terminal Server
9 2 (2.50%) ISA Server
9 2 (2.50%) UAG
10 1 (1.25%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.25%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (1.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 19 (23.75%) Backup Exec
2 16 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 10 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
4 9 (11.25%) SCCM
5 7 (8.75%) SCOM
6 3 (3.75%) WSUS
6 3 (3.75%) SCVMM
6 3 (3.75%) SolarWinds Orion
6 3 (3.75%) HP SIM
6 3 (3.75%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (3.75%) Foglight
Vendors
1 60 (75.00%) VMware
2 32 (40.00%) HP
3 29 (36.25%) Microsoft
4 28 (35.00%) EMC
4 28 (35.00%) Citrix
5 24 (30.00%) Veeam
6 21 (26.25%) Juniper
6 21 (26.25%) Apple
6 21 (26.25%) Meru Networks
7 18 (22.50%) Cisco
8 16 (20.00%) Symantec
9 10 (12.50%) Red Hat
10 7 (8.75%) SolarWinds
11 3 (3.75%) Lumension
11 3 (3.75%) F5
11 3 (3.75%) ArcSight
11 3 (3.75%) Mitel
11 3 (3.75%) McAfee
11 3 (3.75%) CheckPoint
11 3 (3.75%) NetApp
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