Period
to 15 January 2019

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Support was £38,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

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

Infrastructure Support
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 246 229 226
Rank change year-on-year -17 -3 +67
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support 8 32 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.14% 0.50% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.52% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 7 30 57
Berkshire median annual salary £38,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.59% - +30.77%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £33,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £50,250 £50,000
South East median annual salary £37,500 £37,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year -0.66% +7.86% -6.67%

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 5,391 6,152 7,454
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.83% 95.42% 95.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4,330 4,989 5,789
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £75,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Infrastructure Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Support in Berkshire

Infrastructure Support
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Support in Berkshire

Infrastructure Support
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support in Berkshire over the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Support in Berkshire

Infrastructure Support
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 within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 15 January 2019. 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
Newbury +16 3 £32,500 +47.73%
Bracknell -21 3 £50,000 +5.26%
Slough -21 1 £32,500 -13.33%
Maidenhead -22 1 £38,000 +1.33%
Infrastructure Support
South East

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

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, Infrastructure Support 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 Support in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) VMware
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
4 3 (37.50%) OAuth
4 3 (37.50%) PKI
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) Logistics
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (37.50%) VPN
4 3 (37.50%) RDBMS
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) SAML
4 3 (37.50%) GitHub
4 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
4 3 (37.50%) SaaS
4 3 (37.50%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (37.50%) Serverless
4 3 (37.50%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineering

Infrastructure Support 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 2 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (37.50%) GitHub
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (37.50%) SaaS
2 3 (37.50%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
1 3 (37.50%) VPN
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) VLAN
3 1 (12.50%) VoIP
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) RDBMS
2 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Electronics
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) OAuth
1 3 (37.50%) SAML
2 2 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) PKI
2 2 (25.00%) Private Cloud
2 2 (25.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) CentOS
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Logistics
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Open Source
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) Storage Management
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (37.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (25.00%) Grafana
2 2 (25.00%) Icinga
2 2 (25.00%) Nagios
2 2 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) Dell
4 2 (25.00%) PagerDuty
4 2 (25.00%) SAP
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) ShoreTel
5 1 (12.50%) Sophos