Period
to 25 June 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 130 151
Rank change year-on-year -14 +21 +73
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 126 147 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.86% 2.21% 2.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 2.32% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 110 140 177
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.95% +10.00% +14.09%
10th Percentile £36,125 £31,975 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,125 £55,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%

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 6,508 6,342 9,032
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.22% 95.35% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5,264 5,130 7,329
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £28,125
90th Percentile £72,500 £74,750 £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 25 June 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 25 June 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
Reading +2 30 £57,500 +15.00% 10
Maidenhead -26 26 £45,000 +1.21% 2
Bracknell -8 21 £52,500 - 2
Slough -10 8 £43,750 -10.26% 2
Newbury -15 4 £25,000 -39.39% 4
Wokingham -31 3 £50,000 +35.14%
Windsor - 1 £40,000 -
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 77 (61.11%) Windows
2 76 (60.32%) VMware
3 71 (56.35%) Windows Server
4 56 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 49 (38.89%) Microsoft
6 48 (38.10%) Active Directory
6 48 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
7 37 (29.37%) Cisco
7 37 (29.37%) Firewall
8 35 (27.78%) Linux
9 32 (25.40%) Hyper-V
10 30 (23.81%) SQL Server
11 25 (19.84%) DHCP
11 25 (19.84%) DNS
11 25 (19.84%) Office 365
12 24 (19.05%) MS Exchange
13 23 (18.25%) Amazon AWS
14 22 (17.46%) Data Centre
14 22 (17.46%) Retail
15 21 (16.67%) Logistics
15 21 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
15 21 (16.67%) PowerShell
16 20 (15.87%) VPN
17 19 (15.08%) ITIL
17 19 (15.08%) Palo Alto
18 18 (14.29%) IIS
18 18 (14.29%) CheckPoint
19 17 (13.49%) LAN
19 17 (13.49%) WAN
20 16 (12.70%) Change Management

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 24 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 18 (14.29%) IIS
3 12 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (5.56%) OpenStack
6 4 (3.17%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.79%) Commerce Server
7 1 (0.79%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.79%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.17%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 56 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (19.84%) Office 365
3 23 (18.25%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (7.94%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (7.94%) Amazon Glacier
4 10 (7.94%) Amazon S3
4 10 (7.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 8 (6.35%) Akamai
5 8 (6.35%) IaaS
5 8 (6.35%) SaaS
6 5 (3.97%) PaaS
7 3 (2.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (2.38%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.79%) Cloudflare
8 1 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 37 (29.37%) Firewall
2 25 (19.84%) DHCP
2 25 (19.84%) DNS
3 20 (15.87%) VPN
4 17 (13.49%) LAN
4 17 (13.49%) WAN
5 15 (11.90%) NetScaler
6 9 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (6.35%) Cisco IPT
8 7 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
8 7 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (5.56%) Internet
8 7 (5.56%) SAN
9 5 (3.97%) Network Security
9 5 (3.97%) VoIP
10 4 (3.17%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (3.17%) iSCSI
10 4 (3.17%) NAS
10 4 (3.17%) TCP/IP
11 3 (2.38%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.17%) MySQL
2 4 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (3.17%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (1.59%) Power BI
5 1 (0.79%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (17.46%) Retail
2 13 (10.32%) Finance
3 7 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.38%) Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Law
5 1 (0.79%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.35%) CSS
2 7 (5.56%) Web Services
3 1 (0.79%) Middleware
3 1 (0.79%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.46%) Data Centre
2 11 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.73%) Private Cloud
3 4 (3.17%) PKI
4 3 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.38%) Replication
5 2 (1.59%) Clustering
5 2 (1.59%) User Experience
6 1 (0.79%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.79%) Renewable Energy
6 1 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 77 (61.11%) Windows
2 71 (56.35%) Windows Server
3 35 (27.78%) Linux
4 21 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (12.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (7.14%) Unix
7 6 (4.76%) Windows 10
8 4 (3.17%) Ubuntu
9 3 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.59%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.79%) Android
11 1 (0.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (16.67%) Logistics
2 19 (15.08%) ITIL
3 16 (12.70%) Change Management
4 12 (9.52%) DevOps
5 11 (8.73%) Problem Management
5 11 (8.73%) Root Cause Analysis
5 11 (8.73%) Service Management
5 11 (8.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (7.94%) Incident Management
7 9 (7.14%) Change Control
8 8 (6.35%) Network Design
8 8 (6.35%) Network Management
9 7 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (5.56%) Migration
10 5 (3.97%) IT Strategy
11 4 (3.17%) Deployment Automation
11 4 (3.17%) Identity Access Management
11 4 (3.17%) Line Management
11 4 (3.17%) Network Monitoring
11 4 (3.17%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 21 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 12 (9.52%) SQL
3 10 (7.94%) Python
4 7 (5.56%) Java
5 5 (3.97%) VBScript
6 3 (2.38%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.38%) Perl
6 3 (2.38%) Ruby
6 3 (2.38%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.59%) C#
8 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (4.76%) MCSE
3 5 (3.97%) Degree
3 5 (3.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (2.38%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.38%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.59%) CCNA
5 2 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.79%) CCNP
6 1 (0.79%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (0.79%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.79%) MCP
6 1 (0.79%) MCSA
6 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.17%) SLA
2 2 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 48 (38.10%) Active Directory
1 48 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (25.40%) Hyper-V
3 13 (10.32%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (6.35%) VMware NSX
5 5 (3.97%) Firmware
6 3 (2.38%) Samba
7 2 (1.59%) Docker
7 2 (1.59%) XenServer
8 1 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.79%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.79%) vSphere
8 1 (0.79%) XenApp
8 1 (0.79%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (10.32%) Ansible
2 11 (8.73%) vCenter Server
3 8 (6.35%) Cisco CME
3 8 (6.35%) Cisco Prime
3 8 (6.35%) SCCM
3 8 (6.35%) Single Sign-On
4 5 (3.97%) Puppet
4 5 (3.97%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (3.17%) PowerCLI
6 3 (2.38%) AirWatch
6 3 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (2.38%) Terraform
6 3 (2.38%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 2 (1.59%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.79%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 76 (60.32%) VMware
2 49 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 37 (29.37%) Cisco
4 19 (15.08%) Palo Alto
5 18 (14.29%) CheckPoint
6 14 (11.11%) Citrix
7 13 (10.32%) ServiceNow
8 11 (8.73%) BMC
9 8 (6.35%) Blue Coat
9 8 (6.35%) F5
9 8 (6.35%) Prolexic
9 8 (6.35%) SolarWinds
9 8 (6.35%) Zscaler
10 6 (4.76%) Oracle
11 5 (3.97%) Symantec
11 5 (3.97%) Veeam
12 3 (2.38%) Centrify
12 3 (2.38%) Red Hat
12 3 (2.38%) SonicWALL
13 2 (1.59%) Dell