Period
to 17 November 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Support was £41,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 273 292 289
Rank change year-on-year +19 -3 +47
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support 56 64 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.55% 0.53% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.55% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 48 51 71
East of England median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.67% -11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% -

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 9,834 11,671 12,806
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.92% 96.95% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 7,489 9,595 10,627
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,100 £25,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 17 November 2018.

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 17 November 2018. 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 +10 30 £50,000 +14.29% 2
Essex +31 12 £35,000 -
Cambridgeshire +15 11 £40,000 +10.34% 1
Norfolk +3 2 £31,802 -7.82%
Bedfordshire +4 1 £40,000 -17.95% 1
Infrastructure Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, 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 43 (76.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 40 (71.43%) VMware
3 30 (53.57%) Windows
4 27 (48.21%) Active Directory
5 25 (44.64%) Microsoft
6 24 (42.86%) TCP/IP
6 24 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
7 22 (39.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 22 (39.29%) PowerShell
8 21 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 21 (37.50%) Firewall
9 20 (35.71%) Citrix
10 16 (28.57%) Office 365
10 16 (28.57%) Docker
11 15 (26.79%) Ansible
11 15 (26.79%) Enterprise Software
11 15 (26.79%) DevOps
11 15 (26.79%) Hybrid Cloud
11 15 (26.79%) Bash Shell
11 15 (26.79%) Load Balancing
12 13 (23.21%) Hyper-V
12 13 (23.21%) ITIL
13 11 (19.64%) Windows Server
14 10 (17.86%) Veeam
14 10 (17.86%) SQL
15 9 (16.07%) DNS
15 9 (16.07%) SAN
15 9 (16.07%) Degree
16 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
16 8 (14.29%) vSphere

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 6 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (10.71%) IIS
2 5 (8.93%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.57%) Apache
5 1 (1.79%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (39.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (28.57%) Office 365
4 6 (10.71%) SaaS
5 3 (5.36%) IaaS
6 1 (1.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 21 (37.50%) Firewall
3 9 (16.07%) DNS
3 9 (16.07%) SAN
4 7 (12.50%) VPN
5 4 (7.14%) DHCP
5 4 (7.14%) NetScaler
6 3 (5.36%) LAN
6 3 (5.36%) NAS
6 3 (5.36%) WAN
7 2 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (3.57%) Wireless
8 1 (1.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.79%) MySQL
General
1 6 (10.71%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Manufacturing
3 4 (7.14%) Electronics
3 4 (7.14%) Marketing
3 4 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.79%) Automotive
4 1 (1.79%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.14%) .NET
1 4 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.79%) Enterprise Software
1 15 (26.79%) Hybrid Cloud
2 6 (10.71%) Clustering
2 6 (10.71%) EMC VNX
3 5 (8.93%) Data Centre
4 4 (7.14%) iPhone
4 4 (7.14%) Public Cloud
5 2 (3.57%) BYOD
5 2 (3.57%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.57%) Replication
6 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.79%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 30 (53.57%) Windows
2 11 (19.64%) Windows Server
3 7 (12.50%) Linux
4 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.57%) Android
7 1 (1.79%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (76.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 15 (26.79%) DevOps
2 15 (26.79%) Load Balancing
3 13 (23.21%) ITIL
4 5 (8.93%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (8.93%) Web Filtering
5 4 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (7.14%) Programme Management
6 3 (5.36%) Proactive Monitoring
6 3 (5.36%) Time Management
7 2 (3.57%) Data Privacy
7 2 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.57%) Information Security
7 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 2 (3.57%) ITIL V3
7 2 (3.57%) ITSM
7 2 (3.57%) Migration
7 2 (3.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (39.29%) PowerShell
2 15 (26.79%) Bash Shell
3 10 (17.86%) SQL
4 4 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (16.07%) Degree
2 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.36%) CCNA
3 3 (5.36%) CCNP
3 3 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.36%) MCSA
4 2 (3.57%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.57%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (48.21%) Active Directory
2 21 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (28.57%) Docker
4 13 (23.21%) Hyper-V
5 8 (14.29%) vSphere
6 4 (7.14%) XenApp
7 3 (5.36%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.79%) LXC
9 1 (1.79%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.79%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (26.79%) Ansible
2 5 (8.93%) Backup Exec
3 3 (5.36%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.36%) Puppet
3 3 (5.36%) SCOM
4 2 (3.57%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (1.79%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.79%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.79%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.79%) SCCM
5 1 (1.79%) Terraform
5 1 (1.79%) yum
Vendors
1 40 (71.43%) VMware
2 25 (44.64%) Microsoft
3 20 (35.71%) Citrix
4 10 (17.86%) Veeam
5 6 (10.71%) 3PAR
5 6 (10.71%) EMC
5 6 (10.71%) HP
5 6 (10.71%) Isilon
6 5 (8.93%) Cisco
6 5 (8.93%) Dell
6 5 (8.93%) NetApp
7 4 (7.14%) Samsung
7 4 (7.14%) SAP
8 3 (5.36%) Zscaler
9 2 (3.57%) Apple
9 2 (3.57%) Aruba
9 2 (3.57%) Avaya
9 2 (3.57%) Google
9 2 (3.57%) Juniper
9 2 (3.57%) Siemens