Period
to 20 February 2019

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Support was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 20 February 2019.

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

Infrastructure Support
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 267 329 285
Rank change year-on-year +62 -44 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support 46 35 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.50% 0.28% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.29% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 44 29 67
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -17.65% +18.06%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £30,408
90th Percentile £57,500 £47,000 £60,400
England median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +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 8,870 12,162 12,188
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.93% 96.99% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6,828 9,950 9,955
East of England median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.16% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -

Infrastructure Support
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Support in the East of England

Infrastructure Support
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 in the East of England.

Salary trend for Infrastructure Support in the East of England

Infrastructure Support
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Support in the East of England

Infrastructure Support
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 within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 February 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 +57 25 £50,000 +42.86% 2
Cambridgeshire +43 13 £27,500 -21.43% 2
Essex +28 6 £30,750 -12.14% 1
Bedfordshire -7 2 £40,000 -15.79%
Infrastructure Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 East of England region featuring Infrastructure Support in the job title.

1 32 (69.57%) VMware
2 30 (65.22%) Windows
3 26 (56.52%) Active Directory
4 25 (54.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 24 (52.17%) Microsoft
6 23 (50.00%) Office 365
7 21 (45.65%) Windows Server
8 19 (41.30%) Hyper-V
9 18 (39.13%) Microsoft Azure
9 18 (39.13%) ITIL
10 16 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (32.61%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (30.43%) PowerShell
13 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (28.26%) Bash Shell
14 11 (23.91%) Firewall
15 10 (21.74%) MS Exchange
15 10 (21.74%) Citrix
15 10 (21.74%) TCP/IP
15 10 (21.74%) Veeam
16 9 (19.57%) Amazon AWS
17 8 (17.39%) Windows 8
17 8 (17.39%) Windows 7
17 8 (17.39%) Apple iOS
17 8 (17.39%) Skype for Business
17 8 (17.39%) AirWatch
17 8 (17.39%) Mimecast
17 8 (17.39%) Patch Management
17 8 (17.39%) Server Patching
17 8 (17.39%) Server Management

Infrastructure Support 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 10 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 8 (17.39%) Skype for Business
3 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.35%) Apache
5 2 (4.35%) nginx
6 1 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (50.00%) Office 365
2 18 (39.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (19.57%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (17.39%) Mimecast
5 4 (8.70%) SaaS
6 3 (6.52%) IaaS
7 2 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.91%) Firewall
2 10 (21.74%) TCP/IP
3 5 (10.87%) NetScaler
3 5 (10.87%) SAN
3 5 (10.87%) VPN
4 4 (8.70%) DHCP
4 4 (8.70%) DNS
4 4 (8.70%) LAN
5 3 (6.52%) WAN
6 2 (4.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 2 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Electronics
2 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.17%) Marketing
2 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) .NET
1 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.87%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (10.87%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (6.52%) Driving Licence
3 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.35%) Clustering
4 2 (4.35%) EMC VNX
4 2 (4.35%) PKI
4 2 (4.35%) Replication
5 1 (2.17%) iPhone
5 1 (2.17%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (65.22%) Windows
2 21 (45.65%) Windows Server
3 15 (32.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (17.39%) Apple iOS
5 8 (17.39%) Windows 7
5 8 (17.39%) Windows 8
6 7 (15.22%) Linux
7 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (8.70%) CentOS
9 2 (4.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (54.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 18 (39.13%) ITIL
3 8 (17.39%) Patch Management
3 8 (17.39%) Server Management
3 8 (17.39%) Server Patching
4 6 (13.04%) DevOps
5 5 (10.87%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (10.87%) Load Balancing
5 5 (10.87%) Web Filtering
6 3 (6.52%) Data Privacy
7 2 (4.35%) Capacity Management
7 2 (4.35%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.35%) Data Security
7 2 (4.35%) Deployment Automation
7 2 (4.35%) ITSM
7 2 (4.35%) Migration
7 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.35%) Service Management
7 2 (4.35%) Virtual Environments
7 2 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (30.43%) PowerShell
2 13 (28.26%) Bash Shell
3 8 (17.39%) VBScript
4 5 (10.87%) SQL
5 1 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) MCP
2 5 (10.87%) Degree
3 4 (8.70%) MCSA
3 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.52%) CCNA
4 3 (6.52%) CCNP
4 3 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.35%) DBS Check
6 1 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) ISO 9001
1 2 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 2 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 19 (41.30%) Hyper-V
3 16 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (17.39%) vSphere
5 7 (15.22%) Docker
6 5 (10.87%) XenApp
7 2 (4.35%) LXC
7 2 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) AirWatch
2 5 (10.87%) Ansible
2 5 (10.87%) Backup Exec
2 5 (10.87%) SCOM
3 3 (6.52%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (4.35%) HAProxy
4 2 (4.35%) Kubernetes
4 2 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.35%) Puppet
4 2 (4.35%) Terraform
4 2 (4.35%) yum
5 1 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (69.57%) VMware
2 24 (52.17%) Microsoft
3 10 (21.74%) Citrix
3 10 (21.74%) Veeam
4 8 (17.39%) Apple
4 8 (17.39%) HP
4 8 (17.39%) Sophos
5 6 (13.04%) Cisco
6 5 (10.87%) Dell
6 5 (10.87%) NetApp
7 4 (8.70%) Zscaler
8 2 (4.35%) 3PAR
8 2 (4.35%) EMC
8 2 (4.35%) Google
8 2 (4.35%) Isilon
8 2 (4.35%) Oracle
8 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.17%) CA
9 1 (2.17%) Samsung
9 1 (2.17%) SAP