The first table below looks at the demand for the Infrastructure Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Support Engineer
Rank 728 760 832
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +72
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Engineer 174 127 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.12% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.12% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 160 120 60
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £25,500 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -3.44%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110403 102451 111873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.40% 94.23% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90093 84743 95852
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Infrastructure Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Infrastructure Support Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Engineer over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 within the UK.

Infrastructure Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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
England +10 158 £35,000 -6.66% 21
London -31 59 £39,000 +2.63% 8
South East -18 43 £35,500 -5.33% 5
East of England -2 18 £33,500 -4.28% 4
City of London -2 16 £37,500 -6.96% 4
North West +18 14 £25,125 -33.00% 1
Oxfordshire +7 14 £33,000 +24.52% 2
Abingdon - 14 £33,000 - 2
Hertfordshire +4 13 £33,500 +7.20% 2
Berkshire +7 11 £33,500 -16.25% 1
South West -5 11 £32,500 +0.77%
Buckinghamshire - 9 £42,500 -
Milton Keynes - 9 £42,500 -
Cheshire - 8 £23,500 -
Surrey -22 7 £45,000 +20.00%
Warrington - 7 £23,500 -
Manchester +6 6 £27,875 -25.66%
Birmingham +3 6 £42,500 +21.42% 1
West Midlands +2 6 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Bristol - 6 £27,000 -
Stevenage - 6 £33,925 - 1
Watford - 6 £27,500 - 1
East Midlands -7 5 £32,000 +16.36%
Reading - 5 - - 1
Wales -7 4 £35,000 +34.61%
Bracknell - 4 £32,500 -
Epsom - 4 £45,000 -
South Wales 0 3 £35,000 +34.61%
Scotland -5 3 £33,000 -2.94% 2
Hampshire -14 3 £40,000 +15.94% 1

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 259 (82.48%) Windows
2 192 (61.15%) Microsoft
3 186 (59.24%) VMware
4 175 (55.73%) Active Directory
5 153 (48.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 140 (44.59%) MS Exchange
7 108 (34.39%) Cisco
8 99 (31.53%) MS Excel
8 99 (31.53%) Microsoft Certification
9 96 (30.57%) VMware Infrastructure
10 94 (29.94%) Windows Server 2003
11 90 (28.66%) Exchange Server 2010
12 83 (26.43%) Windows Server 2012
13 76 (24.20%) MCSE
14 73 (23.25%) Linux
14 73 (23.25%) Citrix
14 73 (23.25%) Firewall
15 72 (22.93%) DNS
16 69 (21.97%) ITIL
17 68 (21.66%) TCP/IP
18 65 (20.70%) SQL
19 62 (19.75%) MS Office
20 60 (19.11%) SQL Server
20 60 (19.11%) DHCP
21 59 (18.79%) MCSA
22 56 (17.83%) Exchange Server 2007
23 55 (17.52%) LAN
24 53 (16.88%) SAN
25 51 (16.24%) HP
25 51 (16.24%) Hyper-V

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 140 (44.59%) MS Exchange
2 90 (28.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 56 (17.83%) Exchange Server 2007
4 46 (14.65%) SharePoint
5 33 (10.51%) Exchange Server 2013
6 29 (9.24%) Exchange Server 2003
7 19 (6.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 18 (5.73%) IIS
9 15 (4.78%) Lync
10 11 (3.50%) SharePoint 2010
11 8 (2.55%) Apache
12 6 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2000
13 5 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
14 4 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
14 4 (1.27%) Office Communications Server
15 3 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
16 2 (0.64%) Apache ServiceMix
16 2 (0.64%) Tomcat
16 2 (0.64%) CMS
17 1 (0.32%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 99 (31.53%) MS Excel
2 62 (19.75%) MS Office
3 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (2.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.27%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.32%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (5.41%) Office 365
3 3 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.96%) IaaS
4 2 (0.64%) SaaS
5 1 (0.32%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 73 (23.25%) Firewall
2 72 (22.93%) DNS
3 68 (21.66%) TCP/IP
4 60 (19.11%) DHCP
5 55 (17.52%) LAN
6 53 (16.88%) SAN
7 45 (14.33%) WAN
8 26 (8.28%) VPN
9 20 (6.37%) Wireless
10 18 (5.73%) NAS
11 14 (4.46%) Cisco IOS
12 13 (4.14%) Network Security
13 11 (3.50%) Internet
14 10 (3.18%) WLAN
15 9 (2.87%) BIG-IP
15 9 (2.87%) VoIP
16 7 (2.23%) MPLS
16 7 (2.23%) OSPF
16 7 (2.23%) BGP
16 7 (2.23%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (19.11%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.87%) MySQL
3 7 (2.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.32%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (0.64%) Subversion
General
1 39 (12.42%) Finance
2 13 (4.14%) Telecoms
3 6 (1.91%) Financial Institution
3 6 (1.91%) Banking
4 5 (1.59%) Marketing
4 5 (1.59%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.27%) Advertising
6 3 (0.96%) Back Office
7 2 (0.64%) Automotive
7 2 (0.64%) Retail
8 1 (0.32%) Electronics
8 1 (0.32%) Games
8 1 (0.32%) Military
8 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.10%) .NET
2 7 (2.23%) LAMP
3 4 (1.27%) CSS
3 4 (1.27%) HTML
4 2 (0.64%) XML Schema
4 2 (0.64%) Web Services
4 2 (0.64%) XML
4 2 (0.64%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.32%) WCF
5 1 (0.32%) SAML
5 1 (0.32%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.64%) Blackberry
2 21 (6.69%) Clustering
3 17 (5.41%) Hedge funds
4 15 (4.78%) Computer Science
5 13 (4.14%) Replication
6 8 (2.55%) Spread Betting
7 6 (1.91%) Thin Client
7 6 (1.91%) Fat Client
8 5 (1.59%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.59%) Physics
9 4 (1.27%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.96%) Handset
11 2 (0.64%) iPhone
11 2 (0.64%) iPad
11 2 (0.64%) Firmware
12 1 (0.32%) PKI
12 1 (0.32%) NHS
12 1 (0.32%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 259 (82.48%) Windows
2 153 (48.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 94 (29.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 83 (26.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 73 (23.25%) Linux
6 38 (12.10%) Windows 7
7 35 (11.15%) Windows XP
8 29 (9.24%) Windows 8
9 20 (6.37%) UNIX
10 10 (3.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (1.91%) CentOS
12 5 (1.59%) Ubuntu
12 5 (1.59%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.96%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.96%) AIX
14 2 (0.64%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.64%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.64%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.32%) HPUX
15 1 (0.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (21.97%) ITIL
2 25 (7.96%) Root Cause Analysis
3 18 (5.73%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (4.14%) Problem Management
4 13 (4.14%) Change Control
5 12 (3.82%) Service Management
5 12 (3.82%) Change Management
5 12 (3.82%) Release Management
6 10 (3.18%) Performance Monitoring
6 10 (3.18%) Security Management
6 10 (3.18%) Migration
6 10 (3.18%) Penetration Testing
7 9 (2.87%) Information Security
7 9 (2.87%) CRM
8 8 (2.55%) Web Development
9 7 (2.23%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (1.91%) Service Delivery
11 5 (1.59%) Incident Management
11 5 (1.59%) Asset Management
11 5 (1.59%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (20.70%) SQL
2 42 (13.38%) PowerShell
3 18 (5.73%) VBScript
4 14 (4.46%) VB
5 8 (2.55%) PHP
6 6 (1.91%) VB.NET
6 6 (1.91%) VB6
7 4 (1.27%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.64%) Python
8 2 (0.64%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.64%) C
8 2 (0.64%) VBA
8 2 (0.64%) Ruby
9 1 (0.32%) Lua
9 1 (0.32%) C#
9 1 (0.32%) Perl
9 1 (0.32%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 99 (31.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 76 (24.20%) MCSE
3 59 (18.79%) MCSA
4 39 (12.42%) MCITP
5 34 (10.83%) Cisco Certification
6 33 (10.51%) CCNA
7 31 (9.87%) MCP
7 31 (9.87%) MCTS
8 30 (9.55%) Degree
9 29 (9.24%) Security Cleared
10 21 (6.69%) SC Cleared
11 16 (5.10%) CCNP
12 14 (4.46%) DV Cleared
13 11 (3.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 2 (0.64%) CISSP
14 2 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.64%) CCSA
15 1 (0.32%) JNCIA
15 1 (0.32%) PhD
15 1 (0.32%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.87%) SLA
2 5 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.32%) BS7799
System Software
1 175 (55.73%) Active Directory
2 96 (30.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (16.24%) Hyper-V
4 33 (10.51%) vSphere
5 23 (7.32%) XenApp
6 14 (4.46%) XenDesktop
6 14 (4.46%) ISA Server
7 13 (4.14%) VMware ESX
8 9 (2.87%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (2.55%) Terminal Services
9 8 (2.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 5 (1.59%) VMware Workstation
11 4 (1.27%) UAG
11 4 (1.27%) NFS
12 3 (0.96%) Forefront TMG
12 3 (0.96%) vCloud
13 2 (0.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 2 (0.64%) XenServer
13 2 (0.64%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.32%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 42 (13.38%) Backup Exec
2 32 (10.19%) SCCM
3 24 (7.64%) SCOM
4 17 (5.41%) McAfee ePO
5 13 (4.14%) Norton AntiVirus
6 10 (3.18%) EMC NetWorker
7 8 (2.55%) SolarWinds Orion
8 7 (2.23%) Foglight
9 6 (1.91%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 6 (1.91%) ARCserve
9 6 (1.91%) WSUS
10 5 (1.59%) NetBackup
10 5 (1.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 4 (1.27%) HP SIM
12 3 (0.96%) Nagios
12 3 (0.96%) Cisco CUCM
12 3 (0.96%) Cisco UCCX
13 2 (0.64%) Puppet
14 1 (0.32%) Cobbler
14 1 (0.32%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 192 (61.15%) Microsoft
2 186 (59.24%) VMware
3 108 (34.39%) Cisco
4 73 (23.25%) Citrix
5 51 (16.24%) HP
6 36 (11.46%) Apple
7 33 (10.51%) EMC
8 27 (8.60%) Veeam
9 25 (7.96%) Symantec
10 20 (6.37%) CheckPoint
11 19 (6.05%) Juniper
11 19 (6.05%) McAfee
12 18 (5.73%) NetApp
13 14 (4.46%) Meru Networks
14 11 (3.50%) Bloomberg
14 11 (3.50%) Red Hat
14 11 (3.50%) SolarWinds
15 10 (3.18%) Avaya
16 9 (2.87%) Reuters
16 9 (2.87%) F5
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Prospects
Posted: 1 hour ago
Kent
Networkers Plc
Salary: Up to UKP 32000 per year
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Skye Group
Salary: £55,000 per annum with company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits including pri
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum + (package)+o/t+ben+training
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits inc. bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bellshill, Lanarkshire
RM Education
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + £1k bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + £1000 bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Watford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Connect
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: 25 days ago