Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Support Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 18 November 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 126 137
Rank change year-on-year +25 +11 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Engineer 9 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.68% 0.18% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.18% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 14
Kent median annual salary £42,500 - £36,250
10th Percentile £33,000 - £25,000
90th Percentile £43,750 - £43,750
South East median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year -1.32% +9.35% -13.13%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent vacancies in Kent with a recognized job title 1289 1677 2185
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.02% 98.24% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1093 1486 1958
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -2.44%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,625 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Support Engineer in Kent

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Engineer in Kent.

Salary trend for Infrastructure Support Engineer in Kent

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Folkestone - 5 £42,500 -
Maidstone - 2 £36,000 -
Infrastructure Support Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Kent region featuring Infrastructure Support Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 10
3 5 (55.56%) vSphere
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) VCAP
3 5 (55.56%) Office 365
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (55.56%) MCTS
3 5 (55.56%) MCITP
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) MCSE
3 5 (55.56%) MCSA
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) vCenter Server
5 2 (22.22%) SolarWinds
5 2 (22.22%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (22.22%) Nimsoft
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
5 2 (22.22%) HP
5 2 (22.22%) Citrix
5 2 (22.22%) LAN
5 2 (22.22%) WAN

Infrastructure Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Advertising
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 10
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
2 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) MCITP
1 5 (55.56%) MCSA
1 5 (55.56%) MCSE
1 5 (55.56%) MCTS
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (55.56%) VCAP
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) vSphere
3 2 (22.22%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) vCenter Server
2 2 (22.22%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Amdocs
3 2 (22.22%) BMC
3 2 (22.22%) Capita
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) Forcepoint
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 2 (22.22%) Nimsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Remedy
3 2 (22.22%) SolarWinds