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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Support Engineer
Rank 726 772 772
Rank change year-on-year
+46 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Engineer 170 161 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 155 136 107
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,750 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,250
% change year-on-year
- +7.43%

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
101047 111774 101802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.63% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 83000 91849 84625
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 26 May 2015 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 26 May 2015. 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
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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 +66 167 £34,000 -2.85% 18
London +29 47 £43,750 +2.94% 2
South East +28 45 £37,500 -6.25% 7
West Midlands +17 22 £29,000 -31.76%
Surrey - 21 £47,500 - 4
Woking - 14 £50,000 -
Berkshire +1 13 £27,500 -31.25% 2
North West -6 13 £26,000 -10.34% 2
East Midlands +11 11 £32,000 +16.36% 1
South West -6 11 £27,500 -14.72% 5
East of England +9 10 £34,000 -2.85%
Reading -13 10 £25,421 -36.44% 1
Hertfordshire -3 8 £34,000 -
City of London +48 7 £39,000 -5.45%
Yorkshire +5 7 £32,500 +4.83% 1
Shropshire - 7 £26,000 -
Derbyshire - 7 £30,000 - 1
Telford - 7 £26,000 -
Derby - 7 £30,000 - 1
Manchester +1 6 £26,000 -2.80% 1
Cheshire +1 6 £23,500 -21.66% 1
Birmingham -4 6 £33,000 -24.57%
Hampshire - 6 £38,000 - 1
Staffordshire - 6 £25,000 -
Gloucestershire -9 5 £25,000 -21.87% 1
Cheltenham - 5 £25,000 -
Stockport +7 4 £26,000 -2.80%
West Sussex +3 4 £27,500 -5.17%
West Yorkshire - 4 £36,250 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent - 4 £25,000 -

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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.

1 262 (75.72%) Windows
2 227 (65.61%) VMware
3 210 (60.69%) Active Directory
4 180 (52.02%) Microsoft
5 135 (39.02%) Cisco
6 134 (38.73%) MS Exchange
7 121 (34.97%) Windows Server 2008
8 119 (34.39%) VMware Infrastructure
9 114 (32.95%) Firewall
10 107 (30.92%) SAN
11 106 (30.64%) TCP/IP
11 106 (30.64%) DNS
12 91 (26.30%) SQL Server
13 88 (25.43%) Linux
14 80 (23.12%) MS Excel
15 78 (22.54%) Windows Server 2012
16 77 (22.25%) Hyper-V
16 77 (22.25%) Microsoft Certification
17 70 (20.23%) HP
18 69 (19.94%) WAN
18 69 (19.94%) ITIL
19 64 (18.50%) Citrix
20 63 (18.21%) Exchange Server 2010
21 62 (17.92%) Windows Server 2003
21 62 (17.92%) DHCP
22 61 (17.63%) LAN
22 61 (17.63%) MCSE
23 49 (14.16%) Windows 7
24 47 (13.58%) Cisco Certification
25 44 (12.72%) VPN

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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
1 134 (38.73%) MS Exchange
2 63 (18.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 40 (11.56%) SharePoint
4 35 (10.12%) Lync
5 27 (7.80%) IIS
6 25 (7.23%) Apache
6 25 (7.23%) Exchange Server 2013
7 23 (6.65%) Tomcat
8 20 (5.78%) JBoss
9 18 (5.20%) Exchange Server 2007
9 18 (5.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 13 (3.76%) SharePoint 2010
11 10 (2.89%) Commerce Server
11 10 (2.89%) CMS
12 9 (2.60%) WebSphere
13 7 (2.02%) IBM Notes
14 6 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2003
15 2 (0.58%) SAS
15 2 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
15 2 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 80 (23.12%) MS Excel
2 38 (10.98%) MS Office
3 2 (0.58%) SPSS
4 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (3.47%) Remedy ITSM
2 10 (2.89%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.47%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.73%) Office 365
3 5 (1.45%) SaaS
4 4 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.29%) IaaS
6 1 (0.29%) Google Drive
6 1 (0.29%) Symantec.cloud
6 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 114 (32.95%) Firewall
2 107 (30.92%) SAN
3 106 (30.64%) TCP/IP
3 106 (30.64%) DNS
4 69 (19.94%) WAN
5 62 (17.92%) DHCP
6 61 (17.63%) LAN
7 44 (12.72%) VPN
8 39 (11.27%) Internet
9 29 (8.38%) VLAN
10 22 (6.36%) Wireless
10 22 (6.36%) NAS
11 16 (4.62%) Network Security
12 10 (2.89%) Structured Cabling
13 9 (2.60%) iSCSI
13 9 (2.60%) IP Telephony
13 9 (2.60%) VoIP
14 8 (2.31%) ISDN
14 8 (2.31%) NetScaler
15 7 (2.02%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (26.30%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (2.31%) MySQL
4 6 (1.73%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.45%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (0.87%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.58%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.29%) Big Data
8 1 (0.29%) Redis
8 1 (0.29%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.29%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.29%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.29%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (1.45%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (0.58%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.29%) Subversion
3 1 (0.29%) MSI
General
1 38 (10.98%) Finance
2 20 (5.78%) Banking
3 18 (5.20%) Advertising
4 13 (3.76%) Back Office
5 10 (2.89%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.45%) Marketing
7 3 (0.87%) Retail
7 3 (0.87%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.58%) Legal
8 2 (0.58%) Publishing
8 2 (0.58%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.29%) Electronics
9 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (7.51%) .NET
2 10 (2.89%) .NET Framework
3 9 (2.60%) Java EE
4 7 (2.02%) XML
5 6 (1.73%) Web Services
6 5 (1.45%) Application Packaging
7 4 (1.16%) COM+
8 3 (0.87%) CSS
9 2 (0.58%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.58%) HTML
10 1 (0.29%) Regular Expression
10 1 (0.29%) Windows SharePoint Services
10 1 (0.29%) LAMP
10 1 (0.29%) COM
10 1 (0.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 39 (11.27%) Data Centre
2 27 (7.80%) Clustering
3 19 (5.49%) Blackberry
3 19 (5.49%) Management Information System
4 16 (4.62%) Client/Server
5 13 (3.76%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (1.45%) PKI
8 4 (1.16%) PMI
9 3 (0.87%) BYOD
9 3 (0.87%) EqualLogic
9 3 (0.87%) Fat Client
9 3 (0.87%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.58%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.58%) iPad
10 2 (0.58%) iPhone
10 2 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.29%) FlexPod
11 1 (0.29%) FMCG
11 1 (0.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 262 (75.72%) Windows
2 121 (34.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 88 (25.43%) Linux
4 78 (22.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 62 (17.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 49 (14.16%) Windows 7
7 29 (8.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 28 (8.09%) Windows XP
9 23 (6.65%) Windows 8
10 21 (6.07%) UNIX
11 17 (4.91%) CentOS
12 7 (2.02%) Windows 2000
13 5 (1.45%) AIX
14 4 (1.16%) Mac OS X
14 4 (1.16%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.87%) Apple iOS
15 3 (0.87%) Windows 2000 Server
15 3 (0.87%) Solaris
16 2 (0.58%) SUSE
16 2 (0.58%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (19.94%) ITIL
2 25 (7.23%) Disaster Recovery
3 24 (6.94%) Load Balancing
4 16 (4.62%) E-Commerce
5 14 (4.05%) Change Management
6 13 (3.76%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (3.18%) Investment Management
7 11 (3.18%) Change Control
7 11 (3.18%) ITSM
7 11 (3.18%) Data Management
8 10 (2.89%) Network Design
9 9 (2.60%) Customer Engagement
10 8 (2.31%) Mentoring
11 7 (2.02%) Problem Management
11 7 (2.02%) Logistics
11 7 (2.02%) Workflow
11 7 (2.02%) Service Delivery
12 6 (1.73%) Migration
12 6 (1.73%) Information Security
12 6 (1.73%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 39 (11.27%) SQL
2 13 (3.76%) Perl
3 12 (3.47%) PowerShell
4 11 (3.18%) Java
5 10 (2.89%) Bash Shell
6 9 (2.60%) VB
7 8 (2.31%) Python
8 4 (1.16%) PHP
9 3 (0.87%) VB6
9 3 (0.87%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.87%) VBScript
9 3 (0.87%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.58%) Ruby
11 1 (0.29%) sed
11 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.29%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 77 (22.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 61 (17.63%) MCSE
3 47 (13.58%) Cisco Certification
4 34 (9.83%) Degree
5 32 (9.25%) CCNA
6 30 (8.67%) MCSA
7 28 (8.09%) MCP
8 21 (6.07%) Security Cleared
9 16 (4.62%) MCITP
9 16 (4.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 14 (4.05%) CCNP
11 12 (3.47%) SC Cleared
12 11 (3.18%) Citrix Certification
13 10 (2.89%) CCA
13 10 (2.89%) SAP Certification
14 8 (2.31%) MCTS
15 7 (2.02%) JNCIA
16 6 (1.73%) CTC Cleared
17 5 (1.45%) DV Cleared
17 5 (1.45%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (3.18%) SLA
2 10 (2.89%) ISO 9001
3 6 (1.73%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 210 (60.69%) Active Directory
2 119 (34.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 77 (22.25%) Hyper-V
4 34 (9.83%) vSphere
5 19 (5.49%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (4.34%) VMware ESX
7 14 (4.05%) XenApp
8 11 (3.18%) Terminal Services
9 5 (1.45%) XenDesktop
10 4 (1.16%) VMware Server
10 4 (1.16%) Xen
10 4 (1.16%) Forefront TMG
10 4 (1.16%) XenServer
11 3 (0.87%) Xsan
11 3 (0.87%) vCloud
11 3 (0.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.58%) Firmware
12 2 (0.58%) NFS
13 1 (0.29%) pfSense
13 1 (0.29%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 32 (9.25%) SCCM
2 17 (4.91%) Nagios
3 8 (2.31%) NetBackup
3 8 (2.31%) WSUS
4 5 (1.45%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (1.16%) SCOM
6 3 (0.87%) vMotion
6 3 (0.87%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.58%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.58%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.29%) Puppet
8 1 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.29%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.29%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.29%) ArcSight ESM
8 1 (0.29%) EdgeSight
8 1 (0.29%) Pacemaker
8 1 (0.29%) Opsview
Vendors
1 227 (65.61%) VMware
2 180 (52.02%) Microsoft
3 135 (39.02%) Cisco
4 70 (20.23%) HP
5 64 (18.50%) Citrix
6 39 (11.27%) Red Hat
7 34 (9.83%) Dell
8 25 (7.23%) Symantec
9 21 (6.07%) NetApp
10 17 (4.91%) Oracle
10 17 (4.91%) EMC
11 16 (4.62%) Remedy
12 15 (4.34%) Avaya
13 13 (3.76%) Juniper
14 12 (3.47%) IBM
14 12 (3.47%) Bloomberg
14 12 (3.47%) LANDesk
15 11 (3.18%) Polycom
15 11 (3.18%) Websense
15 11 (3.18%) Apple
Farnborough, Hampshire
The F10 Group
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + excellent flexible benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £29000.00 - £39000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £42600 per annum + pension, healthcare & training
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + pension and more
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Londonderry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus company bonus and corporate ben
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Full Benefits inc training
Posted: 14 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £39500 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Derby, United Kingdom
Derwent Living
Salary: £30,000
Posted: 27 days ago