Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Support Engineer was £40,625 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 17 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
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 315 332 373
Rank change year-on-year +17 +41 -28
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Engineer 39 30 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.32% 0.23% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.23% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 28 31 25
East of England median annual salary £40,625 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.41% -5.56% +27.66%
10th Percentile £31,775 £28,000 £34,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +9.59% -2.67%

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 11615 12780 14844
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.65% 96.38% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 9545 10605 12296
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 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
Hertfordshire +1 23 £50,000 - 1
Norfolk +21 8 £36,500 +14.06%
Cambridgeshire -23 5 £34,000 -6.85%
Essex +25 1 - -
Bedfordshire +24 1 £47,500 +8.57%
Suffolk +12 1 - -
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 17 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 East of England region featuring Infrastructure Support Engineer in the job title.

1 38 (97.44%) Windows Server
1 38 (97.44%) Windows
2 35 (89.74%) VMware
3 32 (82.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (79.49%) Active Directory
5 30 (76.92%) Microsoft
6 25 (64.10%) Citrix
7 23 (58.97%) Cisco
8 22 (56.41%) ITIL
8 22 (56.41%) SAN
9 21 (53.85%) MS Exchange
10 19 (48.72%) WAN
10 19 (48.72%) Office 365
11 18 (46.15%) LAN
12 15 (38.46%) DHCP
12 15 (38.46%) Microsoft Office
12 15 (38.46%) Change Management
12 15 (38.46%) Firewall
13 14 (35.90%) Linux
13 14 (35.90%) DNS
14 13 (33.33%) VPN
14 13 (33.33%) XenApp
14 13 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
14 13 (33.33%) Skype for Business
15 12 (30.77%) HP
16 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Azure
17 10 (25.64%) Hyper-V
17 10 (25.64%) MPLS
17 10 (25.64%) Skype
17 10 (25.64%) Data Centre

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 21 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 13 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 7 (17.95%) SharePoint
4 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (38.46%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (48.72%) Office 365
2 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (20.51%) PaaS
4 5 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (12.82%) Mimecast
5 1 (2.56%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 22 (56.41%) SAN
2 19 (48.72%) WAN
3 18 (46.15%) LAN
4 15 (38.46%) DHCP
4 15 (38.46%) Firewall
5 14 (35.90%) DNS
6 13 (33.33%) VPN
7 10 (25.64%) MPLS
7 10 (25.64%) Skype
8 9 (23.08%) VLAN
8 9 (23.08%) VoIP
9 8 (20.51%) ISDN
9 8 (20.51%) PBX
9 8 (20.51%) Remote Desktop
10 5 (12.82%) NAS
10 5 (12.82%) Unified Communications
11 1 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (2.56%) iSCSI
11 1 (2.56%) Network Security
11 1 (2.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 9 (23.08%) Games
2 8 (20.51%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) ADSI
1 1 (2.56%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Data Centre
2 7 (17.95%) Management Information System
3 6 (15.38%) HP Storage
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.56%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.56%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (2.56%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 38 (97.44%) Windows
1 38 (97.44%) Windows Server
2 14 (35.90%) Linux
3 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (20.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (12.82%) Mac OS X
5 5 (12.82%) Windows 10
5 5 (12.82%) Windows 7
5 5 (12.82%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (56.41%) ITIL
2 15 (38.46%) Change Management
3 8 (20.51%) Coaching
3 8 (20.51%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (20.51%) E-Commerce
3 8 (20.51%) Mentoring
3 8 (20.51%) Server Building
3 8 (20.51%) Server Virtualisation
3 8 (20.51%) Software Deployment
4 7 (17.95%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (17.95%) Data Protection
4 7 (17.95%) Data Security
4 7 (17.95%) Performance Analysis
4 7 (17.95%) PRINCE2
4 7 (17.95%) Trend Analysis
5 5 (12.82%) Business Continuity
5 5 (12.82%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (12.82%) Web Filtering
6 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.56%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.51%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (20.51%) MCSE
3 7 (17.95%) CCNA
3 7 (17.95%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (17.95%) MCITP
4 2 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.56%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.56%) Degree
5 1 (2.56%) MCP
5 1 (2.56%) MCSA
5 1 (2.56%) MCTS
5 1 (2.56%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (82.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (79.49%) Active Directory
3 13 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 13 (33.33%) XenApp
4 10 (25.64%) Hyper-V
5 9 (23.08%) vSphere
6 8 (20.51%) Terminal Services
7 7 (17.95%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) WSUS
2 5 (12.82%) Backup Exec
3 2 (5.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.56%) Packer
4 1 (2.56%) SCCM
4 1 (2.56%) Terraform
4 1 (2.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 35 (89.74%) VMware
2 30 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 25 (64.10%) Citrix
4 23 (58.97%) Cisco
5 12 (30.77%) HP
6 6 (15.38%) NetApp
7 5 (12.82%) Dell
7 5 (12.82%) Veeam
8 4 (10.26%) Juniper
9 2 (5.13%) CommVault
10 1 (2.56%) AppSense
10 1 (2.56%) CA
10 1 (2.56%) EMC
10 1 (2.56%) FalconStor
10 1 (2.56%) IBM
10 1 (2.56%) McAfee
10 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds