The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £46,250 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 99 113
Rank change year-on-year +3 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 15 32 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.15% 1.81% 1.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 1.88% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 14 28 38
Median salary £46,250 £42,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.82% +32.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £37,050 £23,341
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1268 1704 2206
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.02% 96.43% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1045 1350 1656
Median salary £47,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £24,936
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

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 3 months to 26 June 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 26 June 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 26 (60.47%) Windows
2 23 (53.49%) Linux
3 22 (51.16%) VMware
4 20 (46.51%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (37.21%) Hyper-V
6 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
6 15 (34.88%) Red Hat
7 14 (32.56%) Active Directory
7 14 (32.56%) Windows Server
8 13 (30.23%) Cisco
8 13 (30.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (27.91%) Firewall
9 12 (27.91%) Data Centre
9 12 (27.91%) Office 365
10 11 (25.58%) SAN
11 10 (23.26%) Python
11 10 (23.26%) SaaS
11 10 (23.26%) Bash Shell
12 9 (20.93%) DevOps
12 9 (20.93%) vSphere
12 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Azure
12 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (20.93%) Solaris
12 9 (20.93%) MySQL
12 9 (20.93%) HP
12 9 (20.93%) NetApp
13 8 (18.60%) Finance
13 8 (18.60%) Oracle
13 8 (18.60%) SQL
13 8 (18.60%) ITIL

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 4 (9.30%) IIS
1 4 (9.30%) SAS
2 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.98%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.33%) Apache
4 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.91%) Office 365
2 10 (23.26%) SaaS
3 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (16.28%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (6.98%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (6.98%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (4.65%) IaaS
7 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.91%) Firewall
2 11 (25.58%) SAN
3 6 (13.95%) DNS
4 5 (11.63%) LAN
4 5 (11.63%) WAN
5 4 (9.30%) DHCP
5 4 (9.30%) iSCSI
5 4 (9.30%) NAS
5 4 (9.30%) snoop
5 4 (9.30%) tcpdump
5 4 (9.30%) Wireshark
6 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.65%) VLAN
7 1 (2.33%) BGP
7 1 (2.33%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (2.33%) OSPF
7 1 (2.33%) SSH
7 1 (2.33%) SSL
7 1 (2.33%) Wireless
7 1 (2.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.93%) MySQL
2 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.33%) Big Data
4 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) Web Services
2 2 (4.65%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) Data Centre
2 8 (18.60%) Fintech
3 4 (9.30%) Cyber Attack
3 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.33%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (60.47%) Windows
2 23 (53.49%) Linux
3 14 (32.56%) Windows Server
4 13 (30.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (20.93%) Solaris
5 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (18.60%) Unix
7 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (9.30%) Windows 7
8 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.33%) CentOS
9 1 (2.33%) Debian
9 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) DevOps
2 8 (18.60%) ITIL
3 6 (13.95%) Build Automation
3 6 (13.95%) Mentoring
4 4 (9.30%) Change Management
4 4 (9.30%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (6.98%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (4.65%) B2C
6 2 (4.65%) Data Protection
6 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (4.65%) Network Performance Management
6 2 (4.65%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.33%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.33%) Identity Management
7 1 (2.33%) Integration Testing
7 1 (2.33%) Migration
7 1 (2.33%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (2.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.26%) Bash Shell
1 10 (23.26%) Python
2 8 (18.60%) SQL
3 6 (13.95%) Perl
4 4 (9.30%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.65%) C
5 2 (4.65%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
1 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.30%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) MCSA
3 1 (2.33%) MCSE
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) SAS 70
2 2 (4.65%) QA
2 2 (4.65%) SLA
3 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 20 (46.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (37.21%) Hyper-V
3 14 (32.56%) Active Directory
4 9 (20.93%) vSphere
5 5 (11.63%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (9.30%) Firmware
7 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (4.65%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (2.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) vCenter Server
2 3 (6.98%) Backup Exec
2 3 (6.98%) FortiGate
2 3 (6.98%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (6.98%) WSUS
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (2.33%) cPanel
4 1 (2.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (2.33%) Plesk
4 1 (2.33%) SCCM
4 1 (2.33%) SCOM
4 1 (2.33%) SCSM
4 1 (2.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 22 (51.16%) VMware
2 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
2 15 (34.88%) Red Hat
3 13 (30.23%) Cisco
4 9 (20.93%) HP
4 9 (20.93%) NetApp
5 8 (18.60%) Oracle
6 6 (13.95%) Sun
7 5 (11.63%) F5
8 4 (9.30%) CheckPoint
8 4 (9.30%) Juniper
8 4 (9.30%) Nortel
9 3 (6.98%) Dell
9 3 (6.98%) EMC
9 3 (6.98%) Google
9 3 (6.98%) McAfee
9 3 (6.98%) SolarWinds
9 3 (6.98%) Sophos
9 3 (6.98%) Symantec
9 3 (6.98%) Veeam
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