Period
to 30 March 2020

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Support Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 30 March 2020.

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

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
30 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 116 109 131
Rank change year-on-year -7 +22 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Engineer 5 4 7
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Southampton 0.35% 0.30% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.30% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 6
Median annual salary £37,500 £30,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -25.93% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £42,500 £39,500 £41,750
Hampshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,875
% change year-on-year - +4.53% +2.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent vacancies in Southampton with a recognized job title 1,403 1,313 1,842
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.91% 97.26% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,179 1,134 1,670
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £58,750
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Support Engineer in Southampton

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Support Engineer in Southampton

Infrastructure Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 March 2020, Infrastructure Support Engineer 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 Southampton region featuring Infrastructure Support Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Palo Alto
2 3 (60.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 3 (60.00%) Wireshark
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) ProCurve
3 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Public Sector

Infrastructure Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Wireshark
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Public Sector
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) CentOS
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Proactive Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) CCNP
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) ProCurve