The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Support Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 28 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
England / East of England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 233 235 273
Rank change year-on-year +2 +38  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Engineer 27 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.44% 0.25% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.26% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 11
Median salary £50,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.66% -20.00%  
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 the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5998 6560 7914
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 97.29% 96.27% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4910 5575 6530
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 the East of England

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

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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 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
Hertfordshire +17 22 £50,000 +33.33%
Cambridgeshire -9 3 £34,000 +11.47%
Norfolk - 2 - -
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 28 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 East of England region featuring Infrastructure Support Engineer in the job title.

1 39 (75.00%) Windows
2 35 (67.31%) Active Directory
3 34 (65.38%) Windows Server
4 33 (63.46%) VMware
5 32 (61.54%) Linux
6 30 (57.69%) VMware Infrastructure
7 27 (51.92%) MS Exchange
7 27 (51.92%) Microsoft
8 24 (46.15%) WAN
8 24 (46.15%) LAN
9 23 (44.23%) ITIL
10 19 (36.54%) Cisco
11 17 (32.69%) Firewall
11 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (32.69%) Windows Server 2012
12 15 (28.85%) Mentoring
12 15 (28.85%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (28.85%) Windows Server 2003
12 15 (28.85%) DHCP
12 15 (28.85%) DNS
13 14 (26.92%) IBM
13 14 (26.92%) Microsoft Office
13 14 (26.92%) MPLS
13 14 (26.92%) VMware ESXi
13 14 (26.92%) Retail
13 14 (26.92%) Office 365
13 14 (26.92%) Skype
13 14 (26.92%) Data Centre
14 13 (25.00%) Internet
14 13 (25.00%) VoIP

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 27 (51.92%) MS Exchange
2 12 (23.08%) Skype for Business
3 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (26.92%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (26.92%) Office 365
2 12 (23.08%) PaaS
3 3 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (46.15%) LAN
1 24 (46.15%) WAN
2 17 (32.69%) Firewall
3 15 (28.85%) DHCP
3 15 (28.85%) DNS
4 14 (26.92%) MPLS
4 14 (26.92%) Skype
5 13 (25.00%) Internet
5 13 (25.00%) VoIP
6 12 (23.08%) HTTP
6 12 (23.08%) HTTPS
6 12 (23.08%) ISDN
6 12 (23.08%) PBX
6 12 (23.08%) Remote Desktop
6 12 (23.08%) SAN
6 12 (23.08%) VLAN
6 12 (23.08%) VPN
7 5 (9.62%) LDAP
8 3 (5.77%) NAS
9 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 14 (26.92%) Retail
2 12 (23.08%) Games
3 3 (5.77%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.85%) Finance
5 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.92%) Data Centre
2 12 (23.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (9.62%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.92%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 39 (75.00%) Windows
2 34 (65.38%) Windows Server
3 32 (61.54%) Linux
4 17 (32.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (28.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (28.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (15.38%) Unix
8 5 (9.62%) Ubuntu
9 2 (3.85%) Windows 10
9 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (44.23%) ITIL
2 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (28.85%) Mentoring
4 12 (23.08%) Coaching
4 12 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (23.08%) DevOps
4 12 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (23.08%) E-Commerce
5 11 (21.15%) Change Management
6 9 (17.31%) Server Building
6 9 (17.31%) Server Virtualisation
6 9 (17.31%) Software Deployment
7 5 (9.62%) Configuration Management
7 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (5.77%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (5.77%) Identity Access Management
8 3 (5.77%) Problem Management
8 3 (5.77%) Service Management
8 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.92%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.62%) Bash Shell
1 5 (9.62%) Perl
1 5 (9.62%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.77%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.85%) MCITP
4 2 (3.85%) MCP
4 2 (3.85%) MCSA
4 2 (3.85%) MCSE
4 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.92%) CCNA
5 1 (1.92%) CCNP
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (67.31%) Active Directory
2 30 (57.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (26.92%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (23.08%) Terminal Services
5 11 (21.15%) XenApp
6 9 (17.31%) vSphere
7 8 (15.38%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.92%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 12 (23.08%) Packer
1 12 (23.08%) Terraform
1 12 (23.08%) Tivoli
1 12 (23.08%) WSUS
2 5 (9.62%) Ansible
2 5 (9.62%) CFEngine
2 5 (9.62%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (9.62%) Puppet
2 5 (9.62%) SCCM
3 2 (3.85%) SCOM
4 1 (1.92%) NetApp OnCommand
4 1 (1.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 33 (63.46%) VMware
2 27 (51.92%) Microsoft
3 19 (36.54%) Cisco
4 14 (26.92%) IBM
5 11 (21.15%) Citrix
6 7 (13.46%) HP
7 5 (9.62%) Red Hat
8 4 (7.69%) NetApp
9 1 (1.92%) Brocade
9 1 (1.92%) Dell
9 1 (1.92%) EMC
9 1 (1.92%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.92%) SolidFire
9 1 (1.92%) SonicWALL