Period
to 17 February 2020

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Support was £26,000 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 17 February 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
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 73 83 107
Rank change year-on-year +10 +24 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support 11 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.41% 0.23% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 0.24% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 7
Kent median annual salary £26,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.77% -8.75% +40.35%
10th Percentile £21,250 £35,750 £33,000
90th Percentile £32,250 £37,250 £43,750
South East median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% - +7.14%

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 756 841 1,236
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.68% 96.89% 97.55%
Number of salaries quoted 639 726 1,059
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Infrastructure Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Support in Kent

Infrastructure Support
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend 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 17 February 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
Dartford - 5 £22,500 -
Maidstone - 5 £31,500 -
Rochester - 1 £26,000 -
Infrastructure Support
South East

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

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) MS Exchange
3 6 (54.55%) Telecoms
3 6 (54.55%) Office 365
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (45.45%) Windows 10
4 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) MCSA
4 5 (45.45%) IIS
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 5 (45.45%) Server Management
4 5 (45.45%) MCP
4 5 (45.45%) SCCM
4 5 (45.45%) SCOM
4 5 (45.45%) iSCSI
4 5 (45.45%) PCI DSS
4 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
4 5 (45.45%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
4 5 (45.45%) NAS
4 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
4 5 (45.45%) Spiceworks
4 5 (45.45%) G Suite
4 5 (45.45%) VoIP
4 5 (45.45%) SMTP
4 5 (45.45%) DHCP

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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (90.91%) MS Exchange
2 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (45.45%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Office 365
2 5 (45.45%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (45.45%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DHCP
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
1 5 (45.45%) Ethernet
1 5 (45.45%) FTP
1 5 (45.45%) iSCSI
1 5 (45.45%) NAS
1 5 (45.45%) SMTP
1 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
1 5 (45.45%) Telnet
1 5 (45.45%) VoIP
General
1 6 (54.55%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 10
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 5 (45.45%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) MCP
1 5 (45.45%) MCSA
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
2 5 (45.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 5 (45.45%) SCCM
1 5 (45.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) HP
2 5 (45.45%) Spiceworks