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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Support Engineer
Rank 756 778 774
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Engineer 146 161 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.14% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 132 144 105
Average salary £32,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £26,575 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £32,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-14.50% -6.42%

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
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +14 140 £32,250 -7.85% 13
South East +13 38 £32,500 -1.51% 3
London -3 31 £45,000 +15.38% 5
South West +4 18 £26,750 -17.69% 2
North West -5 18 £26,000 -2.80% 1
Berkshire -4 15 £27,500 -19.11%
West Midlands +1 14 £26,500 -41.11%
Surrey +21 13 £42,000 -6.66%
Cheshire 0 11 £31,500 +34.04%
Reading -5 11 £27,500 -31.25%
Yorkshire +9 8 £32,500 -23.52% 1
East Midlands +7 7 £32,000 +7.56%
Manchester -3 7 £26,000 -2.80% 1
Hertfordshire -1 6 £38,000 +11.76%
East of England -6 6 £38,000 +8.57% 1
Warrington 0 5 £23,000 -2.12%
Derbyshire - 5 £32,000 -
Devon - 5 £28,000 - 2
Derby - 5 £32,000 -
City of London +31 4 £34,750 -18.23% 1
Bristol -22 4 £24,500 -24.61%
Guildford - 4 £25,000 -
Staffordshire - 4 £25,000 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £34,250 -
Wiltshire - 4 £26,750 -
Woking - 4 £50,000 -
Coventry - 4 £26,500 -
Hampshire - 4 £44,250 -
Canary Wharf - 4 £55,000 -
West Sussex +7 3 £34,500 -

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 263 (78.74%) Windows
2 217 (64.97%) VMware
3 206 (61.68%) Active Directory
4 163 (48.80%) Microsoft
5 138 (41.32%) MS Exchange
6 134 (40.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 113 (33.83%) Cisco
8 108 (32.34%) VMware Infrastructure
9 101 (30.24%) DNS
10 98 (29.34%) TCP/IP
10 98 (29.34%) SAN
11 96 (28.74%) Firewall
12 91 (27.25%) Windows Server 2012
13 87 (26.05%) Linux
14 79 (23.65%) Hyper-V
15 77 (23.05%) Exchange Server 2010
16 75 (22.46%) SQL Server
17 70 (20.96%) MS Excel
18 67 (20.06%) DHCP
19 66 (19.76%) WAN
19 66 (19.76%) Windows Server 2003
19 66 (19.76%) Microsoft Certification
20 63 (18.86%) HP
20 63 (18.86%) ITIL
21 62 (18.56%) LAN
22 61 (18.26%) Citrix
23 54 (16.17%) Windows 7
24 52 (15.57%) VPN
25 48 (14.37%) MCSE
26 43 (12.87%) SQL

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 138 (41.32%) MS Exchange
2 77 (23.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 38 (11.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 33 (9.88%) SharePoint
5 26 (7.78%) Lync
6 25 (7.49%) Exchange Server 2007
7 24 (7.19%) IIS
7 24 (7.19%) Tomcat
8 20 (5.99%) Apache
9 18 (5.39%) JBoss
10 11 (3.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 10 (2.99%) SharePoint 2010
12 9 (2.69%) WebSphere
13 7 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2003
14 5 (1.50%) IBM Notes
15 4 (1.20%) CMS
15 4 (1.20%) SAS
15 4 (1.20%) Commerce Server
16 3 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
17 2 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 70 (20.96%) MS Excel
2 37 (11.08%) MS Office
3 2 (0.60%) SPSS
3 2 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (2.69%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.20%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (1.80%) SaaS
2 5 (1.50%) Office 365
3 4 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.30%) IaaS
4 1 (0.30%) Google Drive
4 1 (0.30%) Symantec.cloud
4 1 (0.30%) PaaS
4 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 101 (30.24%) DNS
2 98 (29.34%) SAN
2 98 (29.34%) TCP/IP
3 96 (28.74%) Firewall
4 67 (20.06%) DHCP
5 66 (19.76%) WAN
6 62 (18.56%) LAN
7 52 (15.57%) VPN
8 25 (7.49%) Internet
8 25 (7.49%) VLAN
9 19 (5.69%) Wireless
10 15 (4.49%) NAS
11 11 (3.29%) VoIP
12 10 (2.99%) Network Security
13 8 (2.40%) NetScaler
14 7 (2.10%) iSCSI
15 6 (1.80%) IP Telephony
15 6 (1.80%) Structured Cabling
15 6 (1.80%) SSL
15 6 (1.80%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (22.46%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (2.10%) MySQL
4 5 (1.50%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.20%) MS Access
6 2 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.60%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.60%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (0.60%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.30%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.30%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.30%) Redis
7 1 (0.30%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (1.50%) HP UFT
2 2 (0.60%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.30%) MSI
3 1 (0.30%) Subversion
General
1 35 (10.48%) Finance
2 17 (5.09%) Banking
3 15 (4.49%) Advertising
4 13 (3.89%) Back Office
5 9 (2.69%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.50%) Marketing
7 4 (1.20%) Retail
8 3 (0.90%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.90%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.60%) Legal
9 2 (0.60%) Publishing
10 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.30%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.30%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.49%) .NET
2 9 (2.69%) Java EE
3 7 (2.10%) XML
4 6 (1.80%) Application Packaging
4 6 (1.80%) Web Services
5 4 (1.20%) .NET Framework
5 4 (1.20%) COM+
6 2 (0.60%) CSS
6 2 (0.60%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.60%) HTML
7 1 (0.30%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.30%) Middleware
7 1 (0.30%) LAMP
7 1 (0.30%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.28%) Data Centre
2 28 (8.38%) Clustering
3 13 (3.89%) Client/Server
4 12 (3.59%) Blackberry
4 12 (3.59%) HP Storage
5 9 (2.69%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.40%) Video Conferencing
7 7 (2.10%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (1.50%) HP StoreVirtual
8 5 (1.50%) Hedge funds
8 5 (1.50%) PKI
9 3 (0.90%) BYOD
10 2 (0.60%) iPhone
10 2 (0.60%) EqualLogic
10 2 (0.60%) iPad
10 2 (0.60%) Derivative
10 2 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.30%) FlexPod
11 1 (0.30%) FMCG
11 1 (0.30%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 263 (78.74%) Windows
2 134 (40.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 91 (27.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 87 (26.05%) Linux
5 66 (19.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 54 (16.17%) Windows 7
7 40 (11.98%) Windows XP
8 30 (8.98%) Windows 8
9 27 (8.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 25 (7.49%) UNIX
11 15 (4.49%) CentOS
12 7 (2.10%) AIX
13 6 (1.80%) Windows 2000
14 4 (1.20%) Mac OS X
14 4 (1.20%) Solaris
14 4 (1.20%) SUSE
15 3 (0.90%) Windows 2000 Server
15 3 (0.90%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.60%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.60%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (18.86%) ITIL
2 24 (7.19%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (5.39%) Load Balancing
4 13 (3.89%) E-Commerce
5 11 (3.29%) Change Management
5 11 (3.29%) Change Control
6 9 (2.69%) Mentoring
6 9 (2.69%) Information Security
7 8 (2.40%) Data Management
7 8 (2.40%) Network Design
7 8 (2.40%) ITSM
7 8 (2.40%) Customer Engagement
8 7 (2.10%) Problem Management
8 7 (2.10%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (1.80%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (1.80%) Workflow
9 6 (1.80%) Logistics
10 5 (1.50%) Migration
10 5 (1.50%) Service Delivery
10 5 (1.50%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (12.87%) SQL
2 16 (4.79%) PowerShell
3 15 (4.49%) Perl
4 12 (3.59%) Java
5 11 (3.29%) Bash Shell
5 11 (3.29%) Python
6 7 (2.10%) VB
7 4 (1.20%) PHP
7 4 (1.20%) VBScript
8 3 (0.90%) sed
8 3 (0.90%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.60%) Ruby
9 2 (0.60%) AWK
10 1 (0.30%) VB6
10 1 (0.30%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.30%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.30%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.30%) VBA
10 1 (0.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 66 (19.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 48 (14.37%) MCSE
3 37 (11.08%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (9.28%) Degree
5 30 (8.98%) CCNA
6 28 (8.38%) MCSA
7 24 (7.19%) MCP
8 21 (6.29%) MCITP
9 19 (5.69%) Security Cleared
10 17 (5.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 12 (3.59%) MCTS
12 11 (3.29%) SC Cleared
13 9 (2.69%) Citrix Certification
13 9 (2.69%) CCNP
14 8 (2.40%) CCA
15 5 (1.50%) DV Cleared
16 4 (1.20%) CTC Cleared
16 4 (1.20%) CCENT
16 4 (1.20%) MCDST
16 4 (1.20%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.19%) SLA
2 6 (1.80%) QA
3 5 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.20%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 206 (61.68%) Active Directory
2 108 (32.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 79 (23.65%) Hyper-V
4 28 (8.38%) vSphere
5 18 (5.39%) XenApp
6 16 (4.79%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (3.59%) VMware ESX
8 11 (3.29%) Terminal Services
9 9 (2.69%) XenDesktop
10 6 (1.80%) XenServer
11 5 (1.50%) Xen
11 5 (1.50%) VMware Server
12 4 (1.20%) Firmware
12 4 (1.20%) Forefront TMG
13 3 (0.90%) vCloud
14 2 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
15 1 (0.30%) Terminal Server
15 1 (0.30%) Samba
15 1 (0.30%) NFS
15 1 (0.30%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 32 (9.58%) SCCM
2 16 (4.79%) Nagios
3 8 (2.40%) SCOM
4 7 (2.10%) WSUS
5 6 (1.80%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.60%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.60%) HP SIM
6 2 (0.60%) ArcSight ESM
7 1 (0.30%) Puppet
7 1 (0.30%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.30%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.30%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.30%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.30%) Opsview
7 1 (0.30%) EdgeSight
7 1 (0.30%) vMotion
7 1 (0.30%) Pacemaker
7 1 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 217 (64.97%) VMware
2 163 (48.80%) Microsoft
3 113 (33.83%) Cisco
4 63 (18.86%) HP
5 61 (18.26%) Citrix
6 34 (10.18%) Red Hat
7 26 (7.78%) Dell
8 18 (5.39%) NetApp
9 15 (4.49%) EMC
10 14 (4.19%) Oracle
11 13 (3.89%) Symantec
11 13 (3.89%) Remedy
12 12 (3.59%) Avaya
13 11 (3.29%) Apple
14 9 (2.69%) IBM
14 9 (2.69%) LANDesk
15 8 (2.40%) Websense
15 8 (2.40%) Juniper
15 8 (2.40%) Bloomberg
16 7 (2.10%) Polycom
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Devon
Tank Recruitment Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Skye Group
Salary: £50,000 per annum Package with Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Middlesex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Newton Blue
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: negotiable upon skillset
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £24k - 28k per year + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 11 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds
Blue Town Online
Salary: £35662 - £41140 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago