The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Support Engineer
Rank 688 673 782
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +109
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Engineer 252 269 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.25% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.26% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 222 244 146
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,750 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +3.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016 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 12 February 2016. 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 +1 237 £38,500 +2.66% 12
London -27 77 £45,000 +12.50% 3
South East +20 68 £42,500 +6.25% 3
South West +5 33 £32,500 -4.41% 4
East of England +20 31 £32,500 -9.72%
Hampshire +26 27 £47,500 +18.75% 2
North West +27 23 £22,000 -16.98%
Berkshire +4 18 £32,500 -
Kent - 16 £42,500 -
Reading +20 15 £32,500 +18.18%
Essex +5 14 £25,500 -32.00%
Cheshire +29 13 £22,000 -12.00%
Warrington +13 13 £22,000 -12.00%
Dorset +17 10 £50,000 +58.73% 2
South Wales +12 10 £24,000 -37.50% 1
Hertfordshire +12 10 £37,500 -3.22%
Wales +10 10 £24,000 -37.50% 1
Sidcup - 10 £38,500 -
Manchester +16 9 £36,250 +7.40%
East Midlands +5 9 £28,500 -18.57% 1
Surrey -7 9 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Bridgend - 8 £23,250 - 1
Basildon - 8 £24,750 -
Southampton +10 7 £47,500 +75.92%
Hemel Hempstead +7 7 £37,500 -31.81%
Buckinghamshire +2 7 £41,500 +22.96%
Wiltshire +1 7 £32,500 -31.57%
West Midlands -21 7 £26,500 -17.18% 1
Devon +4 6 £32,500 -4.41% 1
Exeter - 6 £32,500 - 1

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 366 (83.37%) Windows
2 283 (64.46%) Active Directory
3 273 (62.19%) VMware
4 270 (61.50%) Windows Server
5 259 (59.00%) Microsoft
6 189 (43.05%) MS Exchange
7 188 (42.82%) VMware Infrastructure
7 188 (42.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 165 (37.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 156 (35.54%) Cisco
10 147 (33.49%) Firewall
11 131 (29.84%) DNS
12 115 (26.20%) Hyper-V
13 113 (25.74%) Exchange Server 2010
14 109 (24.83%) Microsoft Certification
15 101 (23.01%) Citrix
16 99 (22.55%) TCP/IP
17 98 (22.32%) DHCP
17 98 (22.32%) MS Excel
18 95 (21.64%) MCSE
19 94 (21.41%) ITIL
20 80 (18.22%) SAN
21 78 (17.77%) Windows Server 2003
22 77 (17.54%) LAN
22 77 (17.54%) Windows 7
23 76 (17.31%) Exchange Server 2013
23 76 (17.31%) Linux
24 74 (16.86%) VPN
24 74 (16.86%) Cisco Certification
25 73 (16.63%) CCNA

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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
1 189 (43.05%) MS Exchange
2 113 (25.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 76 (17.31%) Exchange Server 2013
4 35 (7.97%) SharePoint
5 33 (7.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 33 (7.52%) Skype for Business
6 26 (5.92%) Exchange Server 2000
7 19 (4.33%) IIS
8 18 (4.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 13 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2003
9 13 (2.96%) SharePoint 2010
10 10 (2.28%) Tomcat
11 8 (1.82%) JBoss
11 8 (1.82%) WebLogic
11 8 (1.82%) WebSphere
12 7 (1.59%) Apache
13 5 (1.14%) nginx
14 3 (0.68%) Moodle
14 3 (0.68%) SugarCRM
15 2 (0.46%) WordPress
Applications
1 98 (22.32%) MS Excel
2 68 (15.49%) MS Office
3 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.23%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (2.73%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.68%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.23%) Aareon QL
3 1 (0.23%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.23%) arcHouse
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.23%) MIS ActiveH
3 1 (0.23%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 42 (9.57%) Office 365
2 32 (7.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (5.01%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (2.05%) SaaS
5 4 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.46%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (0.46%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.46%) GitHub
7 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.23%) IaaS
7 1 (0.23%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 147 (33.49%) Firewall
2 131 (29.84%) DNS
3 99 (22.55%) TCP/IP
4 98 (22.32%) DHCP
5 80 (18.22%) SAN
6 77 (17.54%) LAN
7 74 (16.86%) VPN
8 71 (16.17%) WAN
9 28 (6.38%) VoIP
10 19 (4.33%) iSCSI
11 17 (3.87%) VLAN
12 16 (3.64%) Network Security
13 15 (3.42%) LDAP
14 12 (2.73%) NAS
15 11 (2.51%) Wi-Fi
16 10 (2.28%) Fibre Channel
16 10 (2.28%) HTTP
16 10 (2.28%) SSL
17 9 (2.05%) MPLS
18 8 (1.82%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (12.76%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (1.59%) DB2
4 5 (1.14%) MySQL
4 5 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (0.91%) Relational Database
5 4 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.23%) MS Access
6 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (1.14%) JConsole
2 3 (0.68%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.46%) JIRA
3 2 (0.46%) TeamCity
General
1 40 (9.11%) Finance
2 14 (3.19%) Telecoms
3 12 (2.73%) Banking
4 11 (2.51%) Advertising
5 10 (2.28%) Law
5 10 (2.28%) Legal
6 8 (1.82%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.37%) Back Office
8 5 (1.14%) Games
9 4 (0.91%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.91%) Marketing
10 2 (0.46%) Retail
11 1 (0.23%) Electronics
11 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (5.24%) .NET
2 11 (2.51%) Web Services
3 4 (0.91%) XML
4 3 (0.68%) LAMP
5 2 (0.46%) JSON
6 1 (0.23%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.23%) COM
6 1 (0.23%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 62 (14.12%) Data Centre
2 22 (5.01%) Replication
3 20 (4.56%) Blackberry
4 17 (3.87%) Client/Server
5 15 (3.42%) Hedge funds
6 12 (2.73%) HP Storage
7 10 (2.28%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (2.28%) EqualLogic
8 9 (2.05%) Clustering
9 6 (1.37%) Computer Science
9 6 (1.37%) Fat Client
9 6 (1.37%) Thin Client
10 5 (1.14%) Driving Licence
10 5 (1.14%) Visualisation
11 4 (0.91%) EMC VNX
11 4 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.91%) HP StoreVirtual
11 4 (0.91%) iPhone
12 3 (0.68%) Private Cloud
12 3 (0.68%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 366 (83.37%) Windows
2 270 (61.50%) Windows Server
3 188 (42.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 165 (37.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 78 (17.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 77 (17.54%) Windows 7
7 76 (17.31%) Linux
8 63 (14.35%) Windows 8
9 38 (8.66%) Windows XP
10 34 (7.74%) Unix
11 31 (7.06%) Windows 10
12 25 (5.69%) Windows 2000 Server
13 20 (4.56%) Mac OS X
14 7 (1.59%) Windows 2000
15 6 (1.37%) Solaris
16 3 (0.68%) Data ONTAP
17 2 (0.46%) CentOS
17 2 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 1 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
18 1 (0.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (21.41%) ITIL
2 41 (9.34%) Disaster Recovery
3 31 (7.06%) Mentoring
3 31 (7.06%) Problem Management
4 25 (5.69%) Change Management
5 21 (4.78%) Service Delivery
6 16 (3.64%) Data Management
6 16 (3.64%) Migration
7 15 (3.42%) Service Management
8 14 (3.19%) Configuration Management
9 12 (2.73%) Incident Management
9 12 (2.73%) ITSM
9 12 (2.73%) Project Management
10 11 (2.51%) Capacity Planning
10 11 (2.51%) Load Balancing
10 11 (2.51%) Systems Analysis
11 10 (2.28%) High Availability
11 10 (2.28%) Network Management
12 9 (2.05%) DevOps
12 9 (2.05%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 54 (12.30%) SQL
2 16 (3.64%) PowerShell
3 14 (3.19%) C#
4 12 (2.73%) Java
5 11 (2.51%) Python
6 10 (2.28%) Perl
7 9 (2.05%) Bash Shell
8 3 (0.68%) ABAP
8 3 (0.68%) C
8 3 (0.68%) VB
8 3 (0.68%) VBScript
9 2 (0.46%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 109 (24.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 95 (21.64%) MCSE
3 74 (16.86%) Cisco Certification
4 73 (16.63%) CCNA
5 56 (12.76%) MCITP
6 43 (9.79%) MCSA
7 41 (9.34%) MCP
8 36 (8.20%) MCTS
9 28 (6.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 20 (4.56%) Security Cleared
11 19 (4.33%) Degree
12 15 (3.42%) SC Cleared
13 9 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (1.59%) Citrix Certification
15 6 (1.37%) CCNP
15 6 (1.37%) VCP5
16 5 (1.14%) CCA
16 5 (1.14%) NCDA
17 4 (0.91%) HND
17 4 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.59%) SLA
2 4 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.23%) ISO22301
3 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 283 (64.46%) Active Directory
2 188 (42.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 115 (26.20%) Hyper-V
4 34 (7.74%) XenApp
5 32 (7.29%) vSphere
6 17 (3.87%) Xen
6 17 (3.87%) XenDesktop
7 12 (2.73%) Terminal Services
7 12 (2.73%) VMware ESX
7 12 (2.73%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (2.73%) XenServer
8 7 (1.59%) VMware Workstation
9 5 (1.14%) Forefront TMG
9 5 (1.14%) KVM
9 5 (1.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 5 (1.14%) NFS
9 5 (1.14%) Samba
10 3 (0.68%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.23%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 48 (10.93%) SCCM
2 36 (8.20%) SCOM
3 20 (4.56%) Nagios
4 12 (2.73%) WSUS
5 11 (2.51%) Backup Exec
5 11 (2.51%) HP SIM
6 8 (1.82%) Puppet
7 6 (1.37%) MOM
7 6 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (0.91%) Ansible
8 4 (0.91%) CFEngine
8 4 (0.91%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 3 (0.68%) McAfee ePO
9 3 (0.68%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.68%) SCVMM
9 3 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.68%) XenMobile
10 2 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.46%) SCDPM
10 2 (0.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 273 (62.19%) VMware
2 259 (59.00%) Microsoft
3 156 (35.54%) Cisco
4 101 (23.01%) Citrix
5 55 (12.53%) HP
6 33 (7.52%) Avaya
6 33 (7.52%) EMC
7 32 (7.29%) NetApp
8 27 (6.15%) Dell
9 26 (5.92%) Apple
10 17 (3.87%) SolarWinds
11 15 (3.42%) IBM
11 15 (3.42%) Veeam
12 14 (3.19%) Bloomberg
13 13 (2.96%) Forcepoint
13 13 (2.96%) LANDesk
14 12 (2.73%) Google
14 12 (2.73%) Juniper
14 12 (2.73%) Remedy
15 11 (2.51%) Intel Security
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