Period
to 18 July 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Support was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 324 292 289
Rank change year-on-year -32 -3 +32
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support 35 81 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.29% 0.65% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.67% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 32 62 78
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +3.45% +5.07%
10th Percentile £31,394 £31,498 £24,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £56,625
England median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% - +6.67%

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 11,707 12,122 13,681
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.82% 97.08% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8,972 9,785 11,335
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 18 July 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 18 July 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 -18 21 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Essex +35 8 £35,000 +11.12% 3
Norfolk +11 2 £31,802 -15.19%
Cambridgeshire -28 2 £40,625 +8.33% 1
Suffolk - 2 £37,250 -
Infrastructure Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 27 (77.14%) VMware
2 22 (62.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 19 (54.29%) Citrix
5 17 (48.57%) vSphere
6 16 (45.71%) Windows
7 15 (42.86%) TCP/IP
8 14 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
9 13 (37.14%) PowerShell
9 13 (37.14%) SAN
10 12 (34.29%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
11 11 (31.43%) Firewall
11 11 (31.43%) Office 365
12 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
13 9 (25.71%) Windows Server
13 9 (25.71%) SCCM
14 8 (22.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 8 (22.86%) Load Balancing
14 8 (22.86%) Enterprise Software
14 8 (22.86%) Bash Shell
14 8 (22.86%) DNS
14 8 (22.86%) ITIL
14 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (22.86%) Ansible
14 8 (22.86%) Docker
14 8 (22.86%) DevOps
14 8 (22.86%) Hybrid Cloud
15 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
15 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange

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 (17.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (11.43%) IIS
3 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.86%) Apache
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (31.43%) Office 365
3 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (5.71%) IaaS
5 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 13 (37.14%) SAN
3 11 (31.43%) Firewall
4 8 (22.86%) DNS
5 4 (11.43%) NAS
5 4 (11.43%) VPN
6 3 (8.57%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (5.71%) LAN
7 2 (5.71%) WAN
7 2 (5.71%) Wireless
8 1 (2.86%) DHCP
8 1 (2.86%) Internet
8 1 (2.86%) NetScaler
8 1 (2.86%) Skype
8 1 (2.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) MySQL
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.86%) Automotive
2 1 (2.86%) Electronics
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Web Services
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (22.86%) Enterprise Software
1 8 (22.86%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (5.71%) BYOD
2 2 (5.71%) Replication
3 1 (2.86%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) EMC VNX
3 1 (2.86%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.86%) iPhone
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (45.71%) Windows
2 9 (25.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (14.29%) Linux
3 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.71%) Android
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (22.86%) DevOps
2 8 (22.86%) ITIL
2 8 (22.86%) Load Balancing
3 4 (11.43%) Proactive Monitoring
4 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (8.57%) ITIL V3
4 3 (8.57%) Time Management
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (5.71%) Migration
5 2 (5.71%) Web Development
6 1 (2.86%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.86%) ISMS
6 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.86%) Patch Management
6 1 (2.86%) People Management
6 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.86%) Security Patching
6 1 (2.86%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (2.86%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) PowerShell
2 8 (22.86%) Bash Shell
3 4 (11.43%) SQL
4 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (62.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (48.57%) vSphere
3 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
4 8 (22.86%) Docker
5 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
6 4 (11.43%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (5.71%) XenApp
8 1 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (25.71%) SCCM
2 8 (22.86%) Ansible
3 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.71%) Puppet
3 2 (5.71%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (2.86%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.86%) Simpana
4 1 (2.86%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (2.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 27 (77.14%) VMware
2 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 19 (54.29%) Citrix
4 6 (17.14%) Veeam
5 3 (8.57%) Apple
5 3 (8.57%) Draytek
5 3 (8.57%) SonicWALL
6 2 (5.71%) Aruba
6 2 (5.71%) Avaya
6 2 (5.71%) Juniper
6 2 (5.71%) Siemens
7 1 (2.86%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.86%) CommVault
7 1 (2.86%) EMC
7 1 (2.86%) Isilon
7 1 (2.86%) NetApp
7 1 (2.86%) Nimble Storage
7 1 (2.86%) Okta
7 1 (2.86%) Samsung
7 1 (2.86%) ServiceNow