Period
to 19 October 2019

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Support Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 19 October 2019.

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

Infrastructure Support Engineer
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 256 291 318
Rank change year-on-year +35 +27 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Engineer 9 43 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.13% 0.41% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.42% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 9 35 30
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +2.86% +3.55%
England median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.50% +6.67% -6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 6,560 10,259 11,297
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.42% 96.81% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4,747 7,812 9,301
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% - +5.26%

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Support Engineer in the East of England

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Support Engineer in the East of England

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Engineer in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Support Engineer in the East of England

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 19 October 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
Hertfordshire +29 5 £55,000 +10.00%
Cambridgeshire +46 3 £40,000 -11.11%
Suffolk +16 1 £50,000 +29.87%
Infrastructure Support Engineer
England

Infrastructure Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2019, Infrastructure Support 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 East of England region featuring Infrastructure Support Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) vSphere
3 5 (55.56%) vRealize
3 5 (55.56%) Citrix
3 5 (55.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (55.56%) XenApp
3 5 (55.56%) Citrix Hypervisor
3 5 (55.56%) XenDesktop
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) MySQL
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (22.22%) CCNA
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
6 2 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
6 2 (22.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (11.11%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (11.11%) DevOps
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (11.11%) vCenter Server
7 1 (11.11%) Firewall

Infrastructure Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) NAS
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) vSphere
2 5 (55.56%) Citrix Hypervisor
2 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (55.56%) XenApp
2 5 (55.56%) XenDesktop
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) vRealize
2 1 (11.11%) vCenter Server
2 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) McAfee