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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Support Engineer
Rank 736 757 806
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +49
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Engineer 160 112 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.10% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.11% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 146 107 70
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110132 102981 111649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.41% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 90172 85675 95884
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%

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 11 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 11 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 +25 148 £35,000 -6.66% 15
London -15 57 £39,000 -3.24% 6
South East -13 37 £33,000 -12.00% 3
East of England +2 19 £35,000 - 1
North West +18 16 £26,750 +0.94% 1
Oxfordshire +6 11 £33,000 +24.52% 2
Berkshire +5 11 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Abingdon - 11 £33,000 - 2
City of London 0 10 £40,000 -0.76% 3
South West -5 10 £32,500 +30.00% 1
Hertfordshire -8 10 £34,350 +9.92% 1
Buckinghamshire - 10 £42,500 -
Milton Keynes - 10 £42,500 -
Manchester +8 8 £26,750 +0.94%
Cheshire - 8 £23,500 -
Cambridgeshire -7 7 £35,000 -
Cambridge -10 7 £35,000 -
Reading - 7 - -
Warrington - 7 £23,500 -
Bristol +6 6 £31,250 -16.66% 1
Stevenage - 5 £34,350 -
Stockport - 5 £26,750 -
Birmingham +10 4 £42,500 +21.42%
West Midlands 0 4 £42,500 +25.00% 2
Surrey -13 4 £45,000 +20.00%
East Midlands -15 4 £32,250 +13.15% 1
Watford - 4 £47,500 - 1
Bracknell - 3 £32,500 -
Epsom - 3 £45,000 -
Essex -4 2 £28,500 -

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 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.

1 246 (83.67%) Windows
2 178 (60.54%) Microsoft
3 171 (58.16%) VMware
4 162 (55.10%) Active Directory
5 149 (50.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 123 (41.84%) MS Exchange
7 105 (35.71%) Cisco
8 91 (30.95%) Windows Server 2003
9 90 (30.61%) MS Excel
10 88 (29.93%) Microsoft Certification
10 88 (29.93%) VMware Infrastructure
11 82 (27.89%) Exchange Server 2010
12 73 (24.83%) Linux
13 71 (24.15%) Firewall
13 71 (24.15%) Windows Server 2012
14 68 (23.13%) Citrix
15 67 (22.79%) MCSE
16 64 (21.77%) SQL
17 62 (21.09%) ITIL
17 62 (21.09%) TCP/IP
18 60 (20.41%) MS Office
19 59 (20.07%) DNS
20 57 (19.39%) SQL Server
21 54 (18.37%) MCSA
21 54 (18.37%) LAN
22 49 (16.67%) DHCP
22 49 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
23 47 (15.99%) WAN
23 47 (15.99%) Hyper-V
24 45 (15.31%) HP

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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
1 123 (41.84%) MS Exchange
2 82 (27.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 49 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 43 (14.63%) SharePoint
5 30 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2013
6 26 (8.84%) Exchange Server 2003
7 15 (5.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 13 (4.42%) IIS
8 13 (4.42%) Lync
9 10 (3.40%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (2.72%) Apache
11 6 (2.04%) CMS
11 6 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2000
12 4 (1.36%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (1.36%) Office Communications Server
13 2 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.68%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.68%) Apache ServiceMix
14 1 (0.34%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 90 (30.61%) MS Excel
2 60 (20.41%) MS Office
3 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.02%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.34%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.44%) Office 365
2 15 (5.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.68%) SaaS
4 2 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.34%) IaaS
5 1 (0.34%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 71 (24.15%) Firewall
2 62 (21.09%) TCP/IP
3 59 (20.07%) DNS
4 54 (18.37%) LAN
5 49 (16.67%) DHCP
6 47 (15.99%) WAN
7 42 (14.29%) SAN
8 26 (8.84%) VPN
9 18 (6.12%) Wireless
10 15 (5.10%) NAS
11 13 (4.42%) Cisco IOS
11 13 (4.42%) Network Security
12 11 (3.74%) VoIP
12 11 (3.74%) WLAN
13 10 (3.40%) Internet
14 8 (2.72%) BIG-IP
15 7 (2.38%) MPLS
15 7 (2.38%) OSPF
15 7 (2.38%) BGP
15 7 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (19.39%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (3.06%) MySQL
3 8 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (1.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.34%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Subversion
1 2 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 38 (12.93%) Finance
2 13 (4.42%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.70%) Marketing
4 4 (1.36%) Banking
4 4 (1.36%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.02%) Back Office
5 3 (1.02%) Advertising
5 3 (1.02%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.68%) Retail
6 2 (0.68%) Automotive
6 2 (0.68%) Legal
7 1 (0.34%) Games
7 1 (0.34%) Military
7 1 (0.34%) Electronics
7 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.44%) .NET
2 7 (2.38%) LAMP
3 4 (1.36%) HTML
4 3 (1.02%) COM+
5 2 (0.68%) CSS
5 2 (0.68%) Web Services
5 2 (0.68%) XML
5 2 (0.68%) XML Schema
5 2 (0.68%) Hibernate
5 2 (0.68%) Spring
5 2 (0.68%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.34%) WCF
6 1 (0.34%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.80%) Blackberry
1 20 (6.80%) Clustering
2 19 (6.46%) Hedge funds
3 18 (6.12%) Computer Science
4 14 (4.76%) Replication
5 8 (2.72%) Spread Betting
6 5 (1.70%) Mathematics
6 5 (1.70%) Physics
6 5 (1.70%) Fat Client
6 5 (1.70%) Thin Client
7 4 (1.36%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.02%) Handset
9 2 (0.68%) Firmware
9 2 (0.68%) iPhone
9 2 (0.68%) iPad
10 1 (0.34%) Open Source
10 1 (0.34%) NHS
10 1 (0.34%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 246 (83.67%) Windows
2 149 (50.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 91 (30.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 73 (24.83%) Linux
5 71 (24.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 37 (12.59%) Windows 7
7 34 (11.56%) Windows XP
8 27 (9.18%) Windows 8
9 20 (6.80%) UNIX
10 10 (3.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (2.04%) CentOS
12 5 (1.70%) Ubuntu
12 5 (1.70%) Windows 2000
13 3 (1.02%) Mac OS X
13 3 (1.02%) Windows Vista
13 3 (1.02%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (1.02%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.68%) Solaris
14 2 (0.68%) AIX
15 1 (0.34%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (21.09%) ITIL
2 21 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
3 18 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (4.08%) Service Management
4 12 (4.08%) Security Management
5 11 (3.74%) Change Management
5 11 (3.74%) Penetration Testing
5 11 (3.74%) Release Management
5 11 (3.74%) Change Control
6 10 (3.40%) Problem Management
6 10 (3.40%) Migration
7 9 (3.06%) Information Security
8 8 (2.72%) Web Development
8 8 (2.72%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (2.38%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (2.04%) Service Delivery
11 5 (1.70%) CRM
11 5 (1.70%) Incident Management
12 4 (1.36%) Asset Management
12 4 (1.36%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 64 (21.77%) SQL
2 40 (13.61%) PowerShell
3 16 (5.44%) VBScript
4 12 (4.08%) VB
5 8 (2.72%) PHP
6 6 (2.04%) VB6
6 6 (2.04%) VB.NET
7 4 (1.36%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.02%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.68%) Ruby
9 2 (0.68%) VBA
9 2 (0.68%) Python
9 2 (0.68%) Java
9 2 (0.68%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.34%) Perl
10 1 (0.34%) C
10 1 (0.34%) C#
10 1 (0.34%) Lua
10 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 88 (29.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 67 (22.79%) MCSE
3 54 (18.37%) MCSA
4 35 (11.90%) Degree
5 32 (10.88%) Cisco Certification
6 31 (10.54%) MCP
6 31 (10.54%) CCNA
6 31 (10.54%) MCITP
7 27 (9.18%) Security Cleared
8 24 (8.16%) MCTS
9 20 (6.80%) SC Cleared
10 13 (4.42%) CCNP
11 12 (4.08%) DV Cleared
12 10 (3.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.68%) CCSA
14 2 (0.68%) CCA
14 2 (0.68%) Citrix Certification
14 2 (0.68%) CISSP
15 1 (0.34%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.70%) SLA
1 5 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.34%) BS7799
System Software
1 162 (55.10%) Active Directory
2 88 (29.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (15.99%) Hyper-V
4 29 (9.86%) vSphere
5 26 (8.84%) XenApp
6 14 (4.76%) XenDesktop
7 12 (4.08%) ISA Server
8 10 (3.40%) VMware ESX
9 9 (3.06%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (2.38%) Terminal Services
10 7 (2.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (1.36%) NFS
12 3 (1.02%) VMware Workstation
12 3 (1.02%) UAG
13 2 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 2 (0.68%) Forefront TMG
13 2 (0.68%) XenServer
14 1 (0.34%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.34%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 37 (12.59%) Backup Exec
2 29 (9.86%) SCCM
3 21 (7.14%) SCOM
4 18 (6.12%) McAfee ePO
5 11 (3.74%) Norton AntiVirus
6 10 (3.40%) EMC NetWorker
7 8 (2.72%) SolarWinds Orion
8 7 (2.38%) Foglight
9 6 (2.04%) NetBackup
9 6 (2.04%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 5 (1.70%) ARCserve
10 5 (1.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 4 (1.36%) Nagios
11 4 (1.36%) WSUS
11 4 (1.36%) HP SIM
12 3 (1.02%) Puppet
12 3 (1.02%) Cisco UCCX
12 3 (1.02%) Cisco CUCM
13 1 (0.34%) SCDPM
13 1 (0.34%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 178 (60.54%) Microsoft
2 171 (58.16%) VMware
3 105 (35.71%) Cisco
4 68 (23.13%) Citrix
5 45 (15.31%) HP
6 31 (10.54%) EMC
6 31 (10.54%) Apple
7 23 (7.82%) Symantec
7 23 (7.82%) Veeam
8 21 (7.14%) CheckPoint
9 20 (6.80%) McAfee
10 18 (6.12%) NetApp
11 15 (5.10%) Juniper
12 12 (4.08%) Bloomberg
13 11 (3.74%) Red Hat
13 11 (3.74%) Meru Networks
14 10 (3.40%) SolarWinds
14 10 (3.40%) Avaya
15 9 (3.06%) Oracle
15 9 (3.06%) Reuters
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Salary: £24,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits inc. bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £37,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £30k - £36k per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £33000 - £36000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Northamptonshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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Watford
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
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Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + 5% bonus
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