The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Infrastructure Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Support Engineer
Rank 696 761 727
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -34
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Engineer 181 198 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.19% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.19% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 165 182 234
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £52,500 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%

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
87588 102541 110850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.54% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 72774 85459 91721
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Infrastructure Support Engineer in the job title.

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 5 December 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 5 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +48 163 £37,500 -6.25% 15
South East +58 57 £35,000 +7.69% 6
London +64 49 £42,500 -5.55% 5
Berkshire +55 20 £42,500 +30.76% 2
City of London +32 15 £42,500 +11.11%
East of England -9 15 £48,750 +14.70%
North West -17 15 £35,000 +7.69%
Manchester -17 14 £35,000 -22.22%
Hampshire -2 12 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Yorkshire +26 11 £32,500 -16.12% 2
West Yorkshire +46 10 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Oxfordshire +37 10 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Scotland +34 10 £37,500 +15.38%
Edinburgh +16 8 £37,500 +15.38%
Reading +28 7 £40,000 +23.07% 2
East Midlands +8 7 £45,000 +83.67%
Hertfordshire +2 7 £57,500 +35.29%
Leeds +24 6 £40,000 +14.28%
Milton Keynes +23 6 £32,500 -
Buckinghamshire +10 6 £32,500 -
Cardiff +5 6 £25,000 -3.84%
South Wales +1 6 £25,000 -26.47%
Wales -5 6 £25,000 -26.47%
Farnborough -9 6 £35,000 +16.66%
East Sussex +27 5 £45,000 +95.65%
Brighton +19 5 £45,000 +95.65%
South West 0 5 £40,000 +32.23%
Abingdon - 5 £32,500 - 1
Surrey +17 4 £29,000 -3.33% 2
Leicestershire -3 4 £45,000 +83.67%

Infrastructure Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, Infrastructure Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Infrastructure Support Engineer in the job title.

1 317 (77.70%) Windows
2 249 (61.03%) Active Directory
3 242 (59.31%) VMware
4 229 (56.13%) Windows Server
5 189 (46.32%) Microsoft
6 186 (45.59%) VMware Infrastructure
7 147 (36.03%) Cisco
8 134 (32.84%) WAN
8 134 (32.84%) LAN
9 128 (31.37%) MS Exchange
10 122 (29.90%) Windows Server 2008
11 112 (27.45%) DNS
12 105 (25.74%) DHCP
12 105 (25.74%) Windows Server 2012
13 95 (23.28%) Microsoft Certification
14 94 (23.04%) ITIL
15 85 (20.83%) Firewall
16 82 (20.10%) Hyper-V
17 78 (19.12%) Cisco Certification
18 76 (18.63%) CCNA
19 75 (18.38%) Citrix
19 75 (18.38%) Linux
20 70 (17.16%) MCSE
21 68 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
22 66 (16.18%) vSphere
22 66 (16.18%) MS Excel
23 63 (15.44%) SQL Server
24 61 (14.95%) TCP/IP
24 61 (14.95%) SAN
25 54 (13.24%) HP

Infrastructure Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 128 (31.37%) MS Exchange
2 68 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 44 (10.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 35 (8.58%) IIS
5 29 (7.11%) SharePoint
6 20 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2007
7 14 (3.43%) Skype for Business
8 9 (2.21%) Apache
8 9 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (1.72%) IBM Domino
10 7 (1.72%) IBM Notes
11 5 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (1.23%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.49%) nginx
12 2 (0.49%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.25%) Site Server
Applications
1 66 (16.18%) MS Excel
2 39 (9.56%) MS Office
3 7 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.49%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.25%) Bankmaster
2 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 52 (12.75%) Office 365
2 39 (9.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (6.86%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.96%) IaaS
5 5 (1.23%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 2 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.25%) iTunes
7 1 (0.25%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 134 (32.84%) LAN
1 134 (32.84%) WAN
2 112 (27.45%) DNS
3 105 (25.74%) DHCP
4 85 (20.83%) Firewall
5 61 (14.95%) SAN
5 61 (14.95%) TCP/IP
6 48 (11.76%) VoIP
7 39 (9.56%) VPN
8 32 (7.84%) VLAN
9 24 (5.88%) Wireless
10 18 (4.41%) Internet
10 18 (4.41%) MPLS
11 14 (3.43%) NAS
12 12 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
13 10 (2.45%) Wi-Fi
14 9 (2.21%) IP Telephony
15 8 (1.96%) Cisco IOS
16 7 (1.72%) Network Security
16 7 (1.72%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (15.44%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (3.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (0.98%) Big Data
6 4 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (0.98%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.49%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (0.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (0.49%) Hudson
2 2 (0.49%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.49%) JIRA
2 2 (0.49%) TeamCity
2 2 (0.49%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.25%) MSI
General
1 42 (10.29%) Finance
2 23 (5.64%) Retail
3 19 (4.66%) Telecoms
4 15 (3.68%) Legal
5 12 (2.94%) Marketing
6 5 (1.23%) Back Office
6 5 (1.23%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.49%) Advertising
7 2 (0.49%) Banking
8 1 (0.25%) Electronics
8 1 (0.25%) Games
8 1 (0.25%) Law
8 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.72%) .NET
2 5 (1.23%) Web Services
3 4 (0.98%) HTML
3 4 (0.98%) XML
4 3 (0.74%) 802.1X
5 2 (0.49%) LAMP
5 2 (0.49%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.25%) COM
6 1 (0.25%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 19 (4.66%) Data Centre
2 18 (4.41%) Driving Licence
3 14 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (3.43%) Clustering
4 13 (3.19%) EMC VNX
5 8 (1.96%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.72%) Enterprise Storage
6 7 (1.72%) Fat Client
6 7 (1.72%) Replication
6 7 (1.72%) Thin Client
7 6 (1.47%) Hedge funds
8 5 (1.23%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.23%) iPhone
9 4 (0.98%) Biometrics
9 4 (0.98%) Blackberry
9 4 (0.98%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (0.98%) iPad
10 3 (0.74%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.49%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 317 (77.70%) Windows
2 229 (56.13%) Windows Server
3 122 (29.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 105 (25.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 75 (18.38%) Linux
6 54 (13.24%) Windows 7
7 37 (9.07%) Windows Server 2003
8 35 (8.58%) Windows 10
9 22 (5.39%) Windows 8
10 14 (3.43%) Unix
11 8 (1.96%) Windows XP
12 7 (1.72%) Data ONTAP
12 7 (1.72%) Mac OS X
13 6 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (1.23%) AIX
14 5 (1.23%) Windows 2000
15 4 (0.98%) OpenVMS
15 4 (0.98%) Solaris
16 2 (0.49%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.49%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (23.04%) ITIL
2 33 (8.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 26 (6.37%) DevOps
4 21 (5.15%) Project Management
5 18 (4.41%) Service Delivery
6 16 (3.92%) Change Management
6 16 (3.92%) ITIL V3
6 16 (3.92%) Mentoring
7 15 (3.68%) Supplier Management
8 13 (3.19%) Business Continuity
9 11 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (2.70%) Problem Management
9 11 (2.70%) Server Virtualisation
9 11 (2.70%) Time Management
10 10 (2.45%) Infrastructure Management
10 10 (2.45%) Service Management
11 9 (2.21%) Change Control
11 9 (2.21%) Information Security
12 8 (1.96%) Mobile Device Management
12 8 (1.96%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 48 (11.76%) SQL
2 38 (9.31%) PowerShell
3 14 (3.43%) C
4 8 (1.96%) C#
5 6 (1.47%) Perl
6 5 (1.23%) Bash Shell
6 5 (1.23%) Java
7 4 (0.98%) Python
7 4 (0.98%) VBScript
8 3 (0.74%) C++
8 3 (0.74%) VB
9 2 (0.49%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 95 (23.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 78 (19.12%) Cisco Certification
3 76 (18.63%) CCNA
4 70 (17.16%) MCSE
5 46 (11.27%) MCSA
6 45 (11.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 26 (6.37%) Security Cleared
8 22 (5.39%) Degree
9 21 (5.15%) MCITP
10 20 (4.90%) SC Cleared
11 15 (3.68%) MCP
12 12 (2.94%) MCTS
13 7 (1.72%) NCIE
14 5 (1.23%) HND
15 3 (0.74%) DBS Check
15 3 (0.74%) RHCA
16 2 (0.49%) CCENT
16 2 (0.49%) Dell Certification
16 2 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
17 1 (0.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (7.35%) SLA
2 11 (2.70%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.98%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 249 (61.03%) Active Directory
2 186 (45.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 82 (20.10%) Hyper-V
4 66 (16.18%) vSphere
5 31 (7.60%) XenApp
6 22 (5.39%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (2.94%) Virtual Servers
8 11 (2.70%) VMware ESX
9 10 (2.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 10 (2.45%) XenDesktop
9 10 (2.45%) XenServer
10 9 (2.21%) Terminal Services
10 9 (2.21%) Virtual Desktop
10 9 (2.21%) Virtual Machines
11 6 (1.47%) OpenSIPS
11 6 (1.47%) VMware Workstation
12 5 (1.23%) Firmware
12 5 (1.23%) iptables
13 2 (0.49%) Forefront TMG
13 2 (0.49%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 42 (10.29%) SCCM
2 21 (5.15%) Puppet
3 20 (4.90%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (3.92%) SCOM
5 14 (3.43%) WSUS
6 9 (2.21%) AirWatch
7 7 (1.72%) Backup Exec
8 5 (1.23%) Microsoft Clustering
8 5 (1.23%) NetBackup
9 4 (0.98%) Cisco CUCM
9 4 (0.98%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (0.98%) SCVMM
9 4 (0.98%) SolarWinds Orion
10 3 (0.74%) Failover Clustering
10 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 2 (0.49%) Casper Suite
11 2 (0.49%) DatAdvantage
11 2 (0.49%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (0.49%) Scalr
11 2 (0.49%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 242 (59.31%) VMware
2 189 (46.32%) Microsoft
3 147 (36.03%) Cisco
4 75 (18.38%) Citrix
5 54 (13.24%) HP
6 26 (6.37%) Dell
7 25 (6.13%) Veeam
8 24 (5.88%) NetApp
9 21 (5.15%) Apple
10 20 (4.90%) Avaya
11 16 (3.92%) EMC
12 12 (2.94%) F5
12 12 (2.94%) Mitel
13 11 (2.70%) Intel Security
13 11 (2.70%) Symantec
14 10 (2.45%) CheckPoint
14 10 (2.45%) Oracle
14 10 (2.45%) SolarWinds
14 10 (2.45%) SonicWALL
15 9 (2.21%) CommVault
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bagshot, Surrey
Bluetownonline
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
North Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Etech Partners
Salary: To £50K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: Up to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
North East
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £29500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Valis IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + equity stake
Posted: 7 days ago
Wetherby
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: 11 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Redhill
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Entegraty
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
London
National Crime Agency
Salary: £24,964-£36,821
Posted: 21 days ago