Period
to 18 September 2020

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Support was £44,500 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 18 September 2020.

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

Infrastructure Support
South East > Kent
6 months to
18 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 39 86 96
Rank change year-on-year +47 +10 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support 2 14 1
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Kent 0.74% 1.45% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 1.48% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 1
Median annual salary £44,500 £22,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +97.78% -18.18% -35.29%
10th Percentile £31,400 £21,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £59,200 £38,100 £28,750
South East median annual salary £37,000 £38,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year -3.27% +9.29% -6.67%

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 260 945 1,018
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.30% 97.62% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 216 811 870
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,875 £61,250 £62,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

Infrastructure Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Support in Kent

Infrastructure Support
Salary Trend in Kent

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Infrastructure Support in Kent.

Salary trend for Infrastructure Support in Kent

Infrastructure Support
Salary Histogram in Kent

Salary distribution for jobs citing Infrastructure Support in Kent over the 6 months to 18 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Support in Kent

Infrastructure Support
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 within the Kent region over the 6 months to 18 September 2020. 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
Maidstone +16 1 £29,000 -7.94%
Chatham - 1 £60,000 -
Infrastructure Support
South East

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2020, 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 Kent region featuring Infrastructure Support in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) RHCE
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Linux+ Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Azure
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) VCAP
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012

Infrastructure Support 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Skype
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) LFCE
1 1 (50.00%) LFCS
1 1 (50.00%) Linux+ Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) RHCE
1 1 (50.00%) RHCSA
1 1 (50.00%) VCAP
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat