The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Support Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 28 June 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
England / South East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 333 373 392
Rank change year-on-year +40 +19  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Engineer 61 66 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.42% 0.36% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.37% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 56 58 73
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.31% +1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14110 17860 20459
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.64% 96.97% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11815 15210 16682
Median salary £43,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Infrastructure Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Support Engineer in the South East

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Support Engineer in the South East

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Engineer in the South East over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Support Engineer in the South East

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire +20 16 £35,000 +11.11%
Berkshire +34 12 £37,500 -0.66%
Hampshire +3 10 £30,000 -21.05% 1
Surrey +33 9 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Kent +5 5 £42,500 - 2
West Sussex - 5 £32,500 -
Buckinghamshire -8 2 £42,500 +2.40%
East Sussex - 2 £35,500 -
Infrastructure Support Engineer
England

Infrastructure Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 South East region featuring Infrastructure Support Engineer in the job title.

1 89 (90.82%) Windows
2 63 (64.29%) Active Directory
3 62 (63.27%) VMware
4 57 (58.16%) Windows Server
5 53 (54.08%) Microsoft
6 52 (53.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 44 (44.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 34 (34.69%) VMware Infrastructure
9 33 (33.67%) Hyper-V
9 33 (33.67%) SAN
10 31 (31.63%) SCCM
10 31 (31.63%) vSphere
11 26 (26.53%) HP
12 25 (25.51%) Office 365
13 24 (24.49%) DNS
14 23 (23.47%) Microsoft Certification
14 23 (23.47%) Windows 7
15 22 (22.45%) Cisco
16 21 (21.43%) Veeam
17 20 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2013
17 20 (20.41%) MS Exchange
18 19 (19.39%) PowerShell
18 19 (19.39%) Windows 10
19 18 (18.37%) DHCP
19 18 (18.37%) SQL Server
19 18 (18.37%) ITIL
19 18 (18.37%) Linux
20 17 (17.35%) Citrix
21 15 (15.31%) MCSE
21 15 (15.31%) SQL

Infrastructure Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 20 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2013
1 20 (20.41%) MS Exchange
2 13 (13.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (12.24%) SAS
3 12 (12.24%) Skype for Business
4 10 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (25.51%) Office 365
2 8 (8.16%) SaaS
3 6 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (3.06%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (3.06%) IaaS
5 3 (3.06%) PaaS
5 3 (3.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (33.67%) SAN
2 24 (24.49%) DNS
3 18 (18.37%) DHCP
4 15 (15.31%) Skype
5 10 (10.20%) Firewall
6 8 (8.16%) iSCSI
6 8 (8.16%) TCP/IP
7 7 (7.14%) LAN
7 7 (7.14%) NAS
8 6 (6.12%) VLAN
8 6 (6.12%) Wireless
9 5 (5.10%) WAN
10 4 (4.08%) snoop
10 4 (4.08%) tcpdump
10 4 (4.08%) Wireshark
11 3 (3.06%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (3.06%) Kerberos
11 3 (3.06%) LDAP
11 3 (3.06%) PBX
11 3 (3.06%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 13 (13.27%) Finance
2 3 (3.06%) Legal
2 3 (3.06%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.04%) Law
4 1 (1.02%) Advertising
4 1 (1.02%) Electronics
4 1 (1.02%) Marketing
4 1 (1.02%) Military
4 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.02%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.18%) EMC VNX
1 9 (9.18%) Replication
2 7 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.12%) Driving Licence
3 6 (6.12%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (4.08%) PKI
5 3 (3.06%) BYOD
5 3 (3.06%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.04%) Clustering
7 1 (1.02%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 89 (90.82%) Windows
2 57 (58.16%) Windows Server
3 52 (53.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 44 (44.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (23.47%) Windows 7
6 19 (19.39%) Windows 10
7 18 (18.37%) Linux
8 12 (12.24%) Apple iOS
9 10 (10.20%) Windows 8
10 8 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (6.12%) Solaris
11 6 (6.12%) Unix
12 4 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (1.02%) Android
13 1 (1.02%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (18.37%) ITIL
2 11 (11.22%) Kalman Filter
2 11 (11.22%) Migration
3 10 (10.20%) Change Management
4 9 (9.18%) Server Patching
5 8 (8.16%) Customer Requirements
5 8 (8.16%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 8 (8.16%) Presales
5 8 (8.16%) Web Filtering
6 7 (7.14%) Patch Management
7 4 (4.08%) Application Packaging
7 4 (4.08%) Capacity Management
7 4 (4.08%) Configuration Management
7 4 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (4.08%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (4.08%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (3.06%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.06%) E-Commerce
8 3 (3.06%) Identity Management
8 3 (3.06%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (19.39%) PowerShell
2 15 (15.31%) SQL
3 4 (4.08%) Perl
4 2 (2.04%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.04%) C#
4 2 (2.04%) Python
4 2 (2.04%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.02%) C
5 1 (1.02%) C++
5 1 (1.02%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (23.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (15.31%) MCSE
3 14 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 12 (12.24%) SC Cleared
4 12 (12.24%) Security Cleared
5 7 (7.14%) MCSA
6 4 (4.08%) MCITP
6 4 (4.08%) MCTS
6 4 (4.08%) VCAP
7 3 (3.06%) Degree
8 1 (1.02%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.02%) CCNA
8 1 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.02%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (1.02%) HND
8 1 (1.02%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.02%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.02%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.16%) SLA
2 4 (4.08%) SAS 70
3 3 (3.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 63 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 34 (34.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (33.67%) Hyper-V
4 31 (31.63%) vSphere
5 12 (12.24%) XenApp
6 9 (9.18%) Terminal Services
7 8 (8.16%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (8.16%) XenDesktop
8 5 (5.10%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (4.08%) Firmware
10 2 (2.04%) Terminal Server
10 2 (2.04%) XenServer
11 1 (1.02%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (1.02%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (1.02%) iptables
11 1 (1.02%) MetaFrame
11 1 (1.02%) UAG
11 1 (1.02%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 31 (31.63%) SCCM
2 12 (12.24%) Backup Exec
3 11 (11.22%) WSUS
4 8 (8.16%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 8 (8.16%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (8.16%) SmoothWall
5 5 (5.10%) Puppet
6 4 (4.08%) SCOM
6 4 (4.08%) SCVMM
7 3 (3.06%) Terraform
8 2 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (1.02%) AirWatch
9 1 (1.02%) Ansible
9 1 (1.02%) everRun
9 1 (1.02%) FortiGate
9 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 62 (63.27%) VMware
2 53 (54.08%) Microsoft
3 26 (26.53%) HP
4 22 (22.45%) Cisco
5 21 (21.43%) Veeam
6 17 (17.35%) Citrix
7 13 (13.27%) Apple
7 13 (13.27%) NetApp
8 11 (11.22%) EMC
9 10 (10.20%) Juniper
10 9 (9.18%) Dell
10 9 (9.18%) Symantec
11 8 (8.16%) Sophos
12 5 (5.10%) Red Hat
13 4 (4.08%) Avaya
13 4 (4.08%) F5
13 4 (4.08%) Nortel
13 4 (4.08%) Sun
14 2 (2.04%) Aruba
14 2 (2.04%) Meru Networks
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