The median annual salary for a Infrastructure Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
South East / Berkshire
Rank 88 125 173
Rank change year-on-year +37 +48  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 93 92 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.77% 1.86% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.92% 1.96% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 90 87 50
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3190 4685 5226
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 95.00% 94.65% 95.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2588 3823 3873
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Berkshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Berkshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Berkshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Berkshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 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
Reading +24 28 £47,500 +26.66% 3
Slough +35 17 £52,500 +54.41% 2
Wokingham +14 17 £37,000 -1.33% 2
Bracknell -1 12 £52,500 +21.38% 1
Maidenhead +13 8 £65,000 +62.50% 3
Newbury - 1 £47,500 -
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Infrastructure 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 across the Berkshire region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 128 (70.33%) Windows
2 101 (55.49%) VMware
3 96 (52.75%) Windows Server
4 82 (45.05%) Active Directory
5 77 (42.31%) Linux
6 71 (39.01%) Microsoft
7 63 (34.62%) Hyper-V
8 60 (32.97%) Windows Server 2012
9 58 (31.87%) VMware Infrastructure
10 53 (29.12%) Windows Server 2008
11 50 (27.47%) Office 365
12 49 (26.92%) Cisco
12 49 (26.92%) SQL Server
13 43 (23.63%) Firewall
14 41 (22.53%) MS Exchange
14 41 (22.53%) DNS
14 41 (22.53%) SAN
15 32 (17.58%) Microsoft Certification
15 32 (17.58%) ITIL
16 30 (16.48%) Red Hat
16 30 (16.48%) Finance
17 29 (15.93%) MCSE
17 29 (15.93%) NAS
18 28 (15.38%) Data Centre
19 27 (14.84%) LAN
19 27 (14.84%) DHCP
20 26 (14.29%) WAN
21 25 (13.74%) MS Excel
21 25 (13.74%) MySQL
21 25 (13.74%) Microsoft Azure

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 41 (22.53%) MS Exchange
2 25 (13.74%) Exchange Server 2013
3 23 (12.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (11.54%) Skype for Business
5 9 (4.95%) Apache
5 9 (4.95%) IIS
5 9 (4.95%) nginx
6 4 (2.20%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.55%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (13.74%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 50 (27.47%) Office 365
2 25 (13.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (8.79%) SaaS
4 11 (6.04%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.65%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.10%) IaaS
6 2 (1.10%) OneDrive
6 2 (1.10%) Yammer
7 1 (0.55%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 43 (23.63%) Firewall
2 41 (22.53%) DNS
2 41 (22.53%) SAN
3 29 (15.93%) NAS
4 27 (14.84%) DHCP
4 27 (14.84%) LAN
5 26 (14.29%) WAN
6 18 (9.89%) VLAN
7 10 (5.49%) Network Security
8 8 (4.40%) SMTP
8 8 (4.40%) VoIP
9 7 (3.85%) SNMP
9 7 (3.85%) TCP/IP
9 7 (3.85%) Wireless
10 6 (3.30%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (3.30%) Skype
10 6 (3.30%) VPN
11 5 (2.75%) iSCSI
12 3 (1.65%) BGP
12 3 (1.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 25 (13.74%) MySQL
3 16 (8.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (5.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.20%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.55%) Big Data
8 1 (0.55%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.55%) InfluxDB
8 1 (0.55%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (3.85%) WinDbg
2 2 (1.10%) JIRA
3 1 (0.55%) Git (software)
General
1 30 (16.48%) Finance
2 7 (3.85%) Back Office
3 6 (3.30%) Electronics
4 5 (2.75%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.20%) Banking
6 3 (1.65%) Avionics
6 3 (1.65%) Games
6 3 (1.65%) Legal
6 3 (1.65%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.65%) Marketing
7 1 (0.55%) Advertising
7 1 (0.55%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.85%) Web Services
2 2 (1.10%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (0.55%) LAMP
3 1 (0.55%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (0.55%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (0.55%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 14 (7.69%) Fintech
2 14 (7.69%) PKI
3 11 (6.04%) Clustering
4 5 (2.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.65%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.65%) Cyber Attack
6 3 (1.65%) FlexPod
6 3 (1.65%) Replication
7 2 (1.10%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 128 (70.33%) Windows
2 96 (52.75%) Windows Server
3 77 (42.31%) Linux
4 60 (32.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 53 (29.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (9.89%) Windows 7
7 15 (8.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (7.14%) CentOS
9 11 (6.04%) Debian
9 11 (6.04%) Ubuntu
10 8 (4.40%) Unix
10 8 (4.40%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (2.20%) Solaris
11 4 (2.20%) Windows Phone
12 2 (1.10%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (17.58%) ITIL
2 24 (13.19%) Mentoring
3 23 (12.64%) DevOps
4 21 (11.54%) High Availability
5 19 (10.44%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (7.69%) Business Continuity
6 14 (7.69%) Network Design
7 13 (7.14%) OWASP
7 13 (7.14%) Problem Management
7 13 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 12 (6.59%) Build Automation
9 9 (4.95%) Data Protection
9 9 (4.95%) Fault Analysis
9 9 (4.95%) Infrastructure Management
10 8 (4.40%) Open Source
11 7 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (2.75%) Capacity Planning
12 5 (2.75%) Change Management
12 5 (2.75%) Patch Management
13 4 (2.20%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 23 (12.64%) PowerShell
2 21 (11.54%) SQL
3 19 (10.44%) Bash Shell
4 18 (9.89%) Python
5 13 (7.14%) VB
6 8 (4.40%) VBScript
7 3 (1.65%) Perl
8 2 (1.10%) C
8 2 (1.10%) Java
Qualifications
1 32 (17.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (15.93%) MCSE
3 18 (9.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 16 (8.79%) MCSA
5 15 (8.24%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (5.49%) MCITP
7 9 (4.95%) CCNP
8 7 (3.85%) CCNA
8 7 (3.85%) CCVP
9 6 (3.30%) Degree
9 6 (3.30%) SC Cleared
9 6 (3.30%) Security Cleared
10 3 (1.65%) DV Cleared
11 2 (1.10%) CCSP
11 2 (1.10%) HND
11 2 (1.10%) MCP
12 1 (0.55%) CEH
12 1 (0.55%) CISA
12 1 (0.55%) CISSP
12 1 (0.55%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.79%) SLA
2 9 (4.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (4.40%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.65%) QA
5 1 (0.55%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.55%) ISO22301
System Software
1 82 (45.05%) Active Directory
2 63 (34.62%) Hyper-V
3 58 (31.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (13.74%) vSphere
5 9 (4.95%) KVM
5 9 (4.95%) Virtual Servers
6 8 (4.40%) Varnish
6 8 (4.40%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (4.40%) Xen
7 7 (3.85%) ISA Server
7 7 (3.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 6 (3.30%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (2.75%) VMware ESX
10 3 (1.65%) Firmware
10 3 (1.65%) XenApp
11 1 (0.55%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 16 (8.79%) vMotion
2 15 (8.24%) SCCM
3 11 (6.04%) Puppet
4 9 (4.95%) Nagios
5 8 (4.40%) Cobbler
5 8 (4.40%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (3.85%) SCOM
7 6 (3.30%) SCVMM
8 5 (2.75%) FortiGate
8 5 (2.75%) WSUS
9 3 (1.65%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (1.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 1 (0.55%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.55%) HP Data Protector
11 1 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 1 (0.55%) Nessus
11 1 (0.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 101 (55.49%) VMware
2 71 (39.01%) Microsoft
3 49 (26.92%) Cisco
4 30 (16.48%) Red Hat
5 21 (11.54%) NetApp
6 19 (10.44%) HP
7 16 (8.79%) Oracle
8 15 (8.24%) Juniper
9 14 (7.69%) Citrix
10 10 (5.49%) Dell
11 7 (3.85%) CheckPoint
12 6 (3.30%) IBM
12 6 (3.30%) Mitel
13 5 (2.75%) EMC
14 4 (2.20%) Palo Alto
14 4 (2.20%) Sun
15 3 (1.65%) Fortinet
15 3 (1.65%) Google
15 3 (1.65%) SAP
15 3 (1.65%) Veeam
Slough
aap3
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £44000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £44000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 30,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Wokingham
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £36000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Slough
aap3
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago