Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Support Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 224 252 314
Rank change year-on-year +28 +62 +19
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Engineer 34 48 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.54% 0.55% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.58% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 33 45 22
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +30.77% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £64,000 £48,000 £38,975
South East median annual salary £38,000 £39,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year -2.56% +12.23% -13.13%

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 6070 8285 10645
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.55% 95.65% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4859 6492 8466
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 +15 12 £47,500 +35.71%
Slough +4 8 £37,500 -
Maidenhead +32 4 £37,500 -11.76%
Reading +32 4 £70,000 +55.56%
Wokingham +4 4 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Newbury - 2 £22,000 -
Infrastructure Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (79.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (70.59%) Windows Server
4 22 (64.71%) SQL Server
4 22 (64.71%) Cisco
4 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
5 20 (58.82%) VMware
6 17 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 16 (47.06%) MS Exchange
8 15 (44.12%) Change Management
9 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (35.29%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
10 12 (35.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 12 (35.29%) Symantec
10 12 (35.29%) SQL
11 11 (32.35%) ITIL
11 11 (32.35%) Juniper
11 11 (32.35%) Backup Exec
12 9 (26.47%) Linux
12 9 (26.47%) F5
12 9 (26.47%) Hyper-V
13 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
13 8 (23.53%) HP
13 8 (23.53%) Firewall
14 7 (20.59%) Clustering
14 7 (20.59%) Capacity Planning
14 7 (20.59%) Capacity Management
14 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2014
14 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2012

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 16 (47.06%) MS Exchange
2 12 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (11.76%) IIS
4 4 (11.76%) SAS
4 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.76%) Office 365
2 4 (11.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) Firewall
2 4 (11.76%) DNS
2 4 (11.76%) SAN
2 4 (11.76%) snoop
2 4 (11.76%) tcpdump
2 4 (11.76%) VPN
2 4 (11.76%) Wireshark
3 2 (5.88%) iSCSI
3 2 (5.88%) LAN
3 2 (5.88%) SMS
3 2 (5.88%) WAN
4 1 (2.94%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (5.88%) MySQL
General
1 4 (11.76%) Marketing
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Clustering
2 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (79.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (70.59%) Windows Server
4 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (26.47%) Linux
6 6 (17.65%) Windows 10
7 4 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (11.76%) Solaris
7 4 (11.76%) Unix
7 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
7 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Change Management
2 11 (32.35%) ITIL
3 7 (20.59%) Capacity Management
3 7 (20.59%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (8.82%) Proactive Monitoring
5 3 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.94%) Change Control
6 1 (2.94%) Information Security
6 1 (2.94%) Low Latency
6 1 (2.94%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.94%) Task Automation
6 1 (2.94%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) SQL
2 5 (14.71%) PowerShell
3 4 (11.76%) Perl
4 1 (2.94%) Python
4 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (14.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (5.88%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) MCSA
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) SAS 70
1 4 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (35.29%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (26.47%) Hyper-V
4 5 (14.71%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (11.76%) Firmware
6 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (35.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 11 (32.35%) Backup Exec
3 5 (14.71%) SCVMM
3 5 (14.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 5 (14.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 5 (14.71%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 22 (64.71%) Cisco
1 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 20 (58.82%) VMware
3 12 (35.29%) Symantec
4 11 (32.35%) Juniper
5 9 (26.47%) F5
6 8 (23.53%) HP
7 6 (17.65%) NetApp
8 5 (14.71%) Altiris
8 5 (14.71%) Forcepoint
8 5 (14.71%) Veritas
9 4 (11.76%) Apple
9 4 (11.76%) Nortel
9 4 (11.76%) Red Hat
9 4 (11.76%) Sun
9 4 (11.76%) Veeam
10 2 (5.88%) Citrix
10 2 (5.88%) Dell