Period
to 22 January 2021

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Support Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 22 January 2021.

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
22 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 145 253 293
Rank change year-on-year +108 +40 +43
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Engineer 7 7 29
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.29% 0.11% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.12% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 24
Median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +8.43% +5.06%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £48,750 £53,750 £52,500
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +1.35% -10.84% +10.67%

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 2,343 5,875 9,200
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.67% 95.62% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,731 4,288 7,054
Median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,502
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured Infrastructure Support Engineer in the job title as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Infrastructure Support Engineer in the East of England.

Salary trend 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 22 January 2021. 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 +85 5 £42,500 -19.05%
Cambridgeshire +53 2 - - 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 22 January 2021, 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 6 (85.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) Office 365
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 3 (42.86%) Meraki
4 3 (42.86%) VLAN
4 3 (42.86%) Azure
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (42.86%) LAN
4 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 3 (42.86%) CCNA
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Server
5 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) CCSA
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 2 (28.57%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 2 (28.57%) MPLS
5 2 (28.57%) OSPF
5 2 (28.57%) BGP
5 2 (28.57%) AWS

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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Office 365
2 3 (42.86%) Azure
3 2 (28.57%) AWS
3 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) VLAN
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) BGP
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) MPLS
2 2 (28.57%) OSPF
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCNA
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CCSA
2 2 (28.57%) Check Point Certification
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Server
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Meraki
3 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Veeam
4 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL