The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Support Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Infrastructure Support Engineer
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 170 198 205
Rank change year-on-year +28 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Engineer 12 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.36% 0.20% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.21% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 17
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +36.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £26,200 £23,341
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £43,000 £37,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  

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 3145 4374 4831
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 94.93% 96.56% 95.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2535 3540 3652
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 £25,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,000 £69,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Support Engineer in Berkshire

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Support Engineer in Berkshire

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

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

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Support Engineer in Berkshire

Infrastructure Support 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 Support Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 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 +25 4 £70,000 +100.00%
Maidenhead - 4 £37,500 -
Slough - 3 £38,500 -
Wokingham +23 1 £34,000 -9.33%
Infrastructure Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Infrastructure Support 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 Support Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (45.00%) Windows Server
4 9 (45.00%) Hyper-V
4 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (40.00%) NetApp
5 8 (40.00%) Change Management
5 8 (40.00%) VMware
5 8 (40.00%) Cisco
6 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (35.00%) Linux
7 6 (30.00%) ITIL
7 6 (30.00%) SLA
7 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
8 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
8 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 5 (25.00%) Solaris
9 4 (20.00%) Unix
9 4 (20.00%) Perl
9 4 (20.00%) Sun
9 4 (20.00%) SAS
9 4 (20.00%) DNS
9 4 (20.00%) Firmware
9 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (20.00%) HP
9 4 (20.00%) Nortel
9 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (20.00%) Firewall
9 4 (20.00%) Juniper

Infrastructure Support 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 4 (20.00%) SAS
2 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) DNS
1 4 (20.00%) Firewall
1 4 (20.00%) NAS
1 4 (20.00%) SAN
1 4 (20.00%) snoop
1 4 (20.00%) tcpdump
1 4 (20.00%) Wireshark
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (10.00%) LAN
2 2 (10.00%) VLAN
2 2 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Electronics
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.00%) Marketing
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (45.00%) Windows Server
5 7 (35.00%) Linux
6 5 (25.00%) Solaris
7 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (20.00%) Unix
7 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (5.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Change Management
2 6 (30.00%) ITIL
3 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.00%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Perl
1 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) SLA
2 4 (20.00%) SAS 70
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Hyper-V
2 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (20.00%) Firmware
4 4 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 4 (20.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) Cisco
2 8 (40.00%) NetApp
2 8 (40.00%) VMware
3 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (20.00%) F5
4 4 (20.00%) HP
4 4 (20.00%) Juniper
4 4 (20.00%) Nortel
4 4 (20.00%) Sun
4 4 (20.00%) Veeam
5 1 (5.00%) CA
5 1 (5.00%) EMC
5 1 (5.00%) SAP