Period
to 24 February 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

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

Infrastructure Engineer
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 111 158
Rank change year-on-year -56 +47 +53
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 97 188 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.44% 2.46% 1.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 2.58% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 88 173 213
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +18.42% +8.57%
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,000 £70,500 £60,850
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 6,430 7,288 10,693
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.61% 95.54% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5,224 5,725 8,761
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £72,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 6 months to 24 February 2018.

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 6 months to 24 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +5 32 £47,500 -9.52% 2
Reading -19 20 £47,500 -5.00% 8
Slough -8 14 £39,000 -2.50% 1
Wokingham -11 9 £50,000 +34.23% 1
Newbury -22 4 £40,750 +10.14%
Windsor +13 3 £40,000 -23.81% 1
Maidenhead -13 2 - - 1
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, Infrastructure Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 75 (77.32%) Windows
2 66 (68.04%) Windows Server
3 64 (65.98%) VMware
4 55 (56.70%) Active Directory
5 49 (50.52%) Cisco
6 44 (45.36%) Microsoft
7 43 (44.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 41 (42.27%) SQL Server
9 38 (39.18%) MS Exchange
10 30 (30.93%) ITIL
11 29 (29.90%) Symantec
12 28 (28.87%) Microsoft Azure
13 26 (26.80%) SQL
14 24 (24.74%) Exchange Server 2010
15 23 (23.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
16 21 (21.65%) Office 365
17 20 (20.62%) VMware Infrastructure
17 20 (20.62%) Firewall
18 19 (19.59%) Change Management
19 18 (18.56%) Windows Server 2008
19 18 (18.56%) Hyper-V
20 17 (17.53%) Capacity Planning
20 17 (17.53%) VMware ESXi
20 17 (17.53%) Capacity Management
20 17 (17.53%) SQL Server 2012
20 17 (17.53%) SQL Server 2014
21 16 (16.49%) SAN
22 13 (13.40%) Microsoft Office
23 12 (12.37%) DNS
24 11 (11.34%) PowerShell

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 38 (39.18%) MS Exchange
2 24 (24.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (10.31%) IIS
3 10 (10.31%) SharePoint
4 7 (7.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (6.19%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.06%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.03%) Moodle
Applications
1 13 (13.40%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 28 (28.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (21.65%) Office 365
3 5 (5.15%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (4.12%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (4.12%) Amazon Glacier
4 4 (4.12%) Amazon S3
4 4 (4.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (1.03%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 20 (20.62%) Firewall
2 16 (16.49%) SAN
3 12 (12.37%) DNS
4 10 (10.31%) DHCP
4 10 (10.31%) WAN
5 9 (9.28%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (7.22%) LAN
7 6 (6.19%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (6.19%) VPN
8 5 (5.15%) NetScaler
8 5 (5.15%) TCP/IP
9 3 (3.09%) VLAN
10 2 (2.06%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (2.06%) NAS
10 2 (2.06%) Network Security
10 2 (2.06%) Skype
10 2 (2.06%) SMS
10 2 (2.06%) VoIP
10 2 (2.06%) Wireless
11 1 (1.03%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (42.27%) SQL Server
2 17 (17.53%) SQL Server 2012
2 17 (17.53%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (2.06%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (9.28%) Marketing
2 5 (5.15%) Retail
3 4 (4.12%) Finance
3 4 (4.12%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.03%) Electronics
4 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.34%) Clustering
2 9 (9.28%) Data Centre
3 5 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.15%) Replication
4 4 (4.12%) PKI
4 4 (4.12%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (3.09%) Renewable Energy
5 3 (3.09%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (2.06%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.03%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.03%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.03%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 75 (77.32%) Windows
2 66 (68.04%) Windows Server
3 43 (44.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (18.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (11.34%) Linux
6 10 (10.31%) Windows 10
7 9 (9.28%) Windows 7
8 4 (4.12%) Unix
9 3 (3.09%) Android
10 2 (2.06%) CentOS
10 2 (2.06%) Debian
10 2 (2.06%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.03%) Solaris
11 1 (1.03%) SUSE
11 1 (1.03%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (30.93%) ITIL
2 19 (19.59%) Change Management
3 17 (17.53%) Capacity Management
3 17 (17.53%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (7.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (6.19%) Identity Management
6 5 (5.15%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (5.15%) Presales
6 5 (5.15%) Security Operations
6 5 (5.15%) Virtual Environments
7 4 (4.12%) Identity Access Management
7 4 (4.12%) Incident Management
7 4 (4.12%) Information Security
7 4 (4.12%) SIEM
7 4 (4.12%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (3.09%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (3.09%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (3.09%) Prototyping
8 3 (3.09%) Threat Detection
8 3 (3.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (26.80%) SQL
2 11 (11.34%) PowerShell
3 10 (10.31%) Python
4 5 (5.15%) VBScript
5 3 (3.09%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (7.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (7.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (6.19%) CCNA
2 6 (6.19%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (6.19%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (5.15%) MCSE
4 3 (3.09%) CCNP
5 1 (1.03%) Degree
5 1 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.03%) MCP
5 1 (1.03%) MCSA
5 1 (1.03%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.12%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (56.70%) Active Directory
2 20 (20.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (18.56%) Hyper-V
4 17 (17.53%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (5.15%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.03%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 23 (23.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 10 (10.31%) Backup Exec
3 9 (9.28%) Ansible
4 8 (8.25%) vCenter Server
5 6 (6.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 6 (6.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 5 (5.15%) NetBackup
6 5 (5.15%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (4.12%) PowerCLI
7 4 (4.12%) Puppet
7 4 (4.12%) SCCM
7 4 (4.12%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (3.09%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (2.06%) Kubernetes
9 2 (2.06%) WSUS
Vendors
1 64 (65.98%) VMware
2 49 (50.52%) Cisco
3 44 (45.36%) Microsoft
4 29 (29.90%) Symantec
5 11 (11.34%) Citrix
6 10 (10.31%) Apple
7 8 (8.25%) NetApp
8 7 (7.22%) Forcepoint
8 7 (7.22%) Juniper
9 6 (6.19%) Altiris
9 6 (6.19%) F5
9 6 (6.19%) Veritas
10 5 (5.15%) HP
10 5 (5.15%) Ivanti
10 5 (5.15%) Shavlik
11 3 (3.09%) Brocade
11 3 (3.09%) CheckPoint
11 3 (3.09%) IBM
11 3 (3.09%) Palo Alto
11 3 (3.09%) Red Hat