Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £44,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Infrastructure Engineer
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 133 114
Rank change year-on-year +12 -19 +75
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 34 63 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.42% 1.81% 2.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 1.88% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 28 55 131
Reading median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +18.42% -10.59%
10th Percentile £25,625 £35,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £66,500 £60,000 £62,250
Berkshire median annual salary £39,000 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -13.33% +18.42% -15.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 2288 3354 4416
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.85% 96.16% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1875 2512 3513
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £25,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,925 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +4.17% +6.67%

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Reading

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Reading

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Reading over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Infrastructure 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 Reading region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (67.65%) Windows
2 21 (61.76%) Microsoft
2 21 (61.76%) VMware
3 14 (41.18%) Firewall
3 14 (41.18%) Windows Server
4 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (38.24%) Active Directory
5 12 (35.29%) Linux
5 12 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (32.35%) Hyper-V
7 10 (29.41%) ITIL
8 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
8 9 (26.47%) Cisco
8 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (26.47%) Office 365
9 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (23.53%) DNS
9 8 (23.53%) Unix
9 8 (23.53%) Juniper
9 8 (23.53%) SAN
10 7 (20.59%) HP
10 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (20.59%) VLAN
10 7 (20.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 6 (17.65%) PowerShell
11 6 (17.65%) Clustering
11 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
11 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange
11 6 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
12 5 (14.71%) Data Centre

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 5 (14.71%) IIS
3 4 (11.76%) SAS
3 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.94%) Apache
4 1 (2.94%) Moodle
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (26.47%) Office 365
3 6 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (11.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (41.18%) Firewall
2 8 (23.53%) DNS
2 8 (23.53%) SAN
3 7 (20.59%) VLAN
4 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
5 5 (14.71%) BGP
6 4 (11.76%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (11.76%) snoop
6 4 (11.76%) tcpdump
6 4 (11.76%) WAN
6 4 (11.76%) Wireshark
7 3 (8.82%) LAN
7 3 (8.82%) SNMP
8 2 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (5.88%) DHCP
8 2 (5.88%) iSCSI
8 2 (5.88%) NAS
8 2 (5.88%) OSPF
9 1 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (2.94%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Advertising
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Clustering
2 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
3 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (11.76%) Replication
4 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.94%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.94%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 23 (67.65%) Windows
2 14 (41.18%) Windows Server
3 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (35.29%) Linux
5 8 (23.53%) Unix
5 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (14.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (14.71%) Solaris
8 4 (11.76%) Ubuntu
9 2 (5.88%) Windows 10
10 1 (2.94%) CentOS
10 1 (2.94%) Debian
10 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) ITIL
2 4 (11.76%) Change Management
2 4 (11.76%) Identity Management
2 4 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (11.76%) Threat Detection
3 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (8.82%) Information Security
3 3 (8.82%) Information Security Management
3 3 (8.82%) ISMS
3 3 (8.82%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (8.82%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (8.82%) Security Management
3 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.94%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.94%) Data Security
4 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.94%) Project Management
4 1 (2.94%) Project Planning
4 1 (2.94%) Release Management
4 1 (2.94%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) PowerShell
2 5 (14.71%) Perl
2 5 (14.71%) SQL
3 3 (8.82%) Java
3 3 (8.82%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.88%) CCNP
2 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.94%) CCIE
3 1 (2.94%) CCNA
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (11.76%) SAS 70
3 3 (8.82%) ISO 22301
3 3 (8.82%) ISO 9001
3 3 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 3 (8.82%) PCI DSS
3 3 (8.82%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (38.24%) Active Directory
2 11 (32.35%) Hyper-V
3 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (11.76%) Firmware
5 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (8.82%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (5.88%) vSphere
7 1 (2.94%) vCloud
7 1 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) WSUS
2 4 (11.76%) SCCM
3 3 (8.82%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (8.82%) Opsview
3 3 (8.82%) vMotion
3 3 (8.82%) WMI
4 1 (2.94%) Ansible
4 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.94%) cPanel
4 1 (2.94%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.94%) Plesk
4 1 (2.94%) Puppet
4 1 (2.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (2.94%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 21 (61.76%) Microsoft
1 21 (61.76%) VMware
2 9 (26.47%) Cisco
3 8 (23.53%) Juniper
4 7 (20.59%) HP
5 5 (14.71%) F5
5 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
5 5 (14.71%) Sun
6 4 (11.76%) NetApp
6 4 (11.76%) Nortel
7 3 (8.82%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (5.88%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.94%) Apple
9 1 (2.94%) Dell
9 1 (2.94%) EMC
9 1 (2.94%) Forcepoint
9 1 (2.94%) IBM
9 1 (2.94%) McAfee
9 1 (2.94%) Sophos
9 1 (2.94%) Symantec