The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Support Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies 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
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 672 717 706
Rank change year-on-year +45 -11  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Engineer 203 220 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.22% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.23% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 171 192 244
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £54,750 £51,250
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. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85316 94967 105722
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.94% 96.52% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 284135 352965 396755
Median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Support Engineer in the UK

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Support Engineer in the UK

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Salary Histogram

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

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Support Engineer in the UK

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Top 9 Job Locations

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 UK 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
England +40 192 £40,000 +5.26% 15
UK excluding London +19 114 £37,500 +7.14% 11
London +34 80 £42,000 -6.66% 4
South East +40 61 £37,500 -1.31% 7
East of England +2 27 £50,000 +66.66%
North of England -8 15 £40,000 +33.33% 4
South West -8 5 £32,500 +8.33%
Midlands +1 4 £31,500 -2.00%
Wales +2 2 £30,000 +17.64%

Infrastructure Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

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 featuring Infrastructure Support Engineer in the job title.

1 331 (87.34%) Windows
2 268 (70.71%) Active Directory
3 241 (63.59%) Windows Server
4 223 (58.84%) VMware
5 202 (53.30%) Microsoft
6 145 (38.26%) MS Exchange
7 143 (37.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 136 (35.88%) VMware Infrastructure
9 123 (32.45%) Windows Server 2012
10 102 (26.91%) Linux
11 101 (26.65%) ITIL
12 96 (25.33%) DNS
13 95 (25.07%) Cisco
14 90 (23.75%) Hyper-V
15 83 (21.90%) Firewall
16 82 (21.64%) PowerShell
17 80 (21.11%) LAN
17 80 (21.11%) SAN
18 77 (20.32%) DHCP
18 77 (20.32%) Windows 7
19 76 (20.05%) Office 365
20 74 (19.53%) Citrix
21 71 (18.73%) HP
22 70 (18.47%) WAN
22 70 (18.47%) Microsoft Certification
23 66 (17.41%) SCCM
24 57 (15.04%) vSphere
25 53 (13.98%) Finance
26 52 (13.72%) VPN
27 50 (13.19%) Exchange Server 2010

Infrastructure Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 145 (38.26%) MS Exchange
2 50 (13.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 43 (11.35%) Skype for Business
4 27 (7.12%) Exchange Server 2013
5 21 (5.54%) SharePoint
6 20 (5.28%) Exchange Server 2007
7 19 (5.01%) IIS
8 12 (3.17%) SAS
9 8 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (1.06%) Apache
11 4 (1.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.79%) Confluence
13 2 (0.53%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 28 (7.39%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 76 (20.05%) Office 365
2 31 (8.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (4.75%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (3.96%) PaaS
5 8 (2.11%) SaaS
6 4 (1.06%) IaaS
7 3 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.26%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.26%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.26%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.26%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 96 (25.33%) DNS
2 83 (21.90%) Firewall
3 80 (21.11%) LAN
3 80 (21.11%) SAN
4 77 (20.32%) DHCP
5 70 (18.47%) WAN
6 52 (13.72%) VPN
7 44 (11.61%) Skype
8 42 (11.08%) VoIP
9 37 (9.76%) TCP/IP
10 33 (8.71%) VLAN
11 25 (6.60%) Internet
12 23 (6.07%) MPLS
13 17 (4.49%) NAS
14 15 (3.96%) HTTP
14 15 (3.96%) ISDN
14 15 (3.96%) PBX
15 12 (3.17%) iSCSI
15 12 (3.17%) Remote Desktop
15 12 (3.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (10.55%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.06%) MySQL
5 2 (0.53%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.26%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (1.06%) JIRA
2 3 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 53 (13.98%) Finance
2 25 (6.60%) Retail
3 15 (3.96%) Games
4 13 (3.43%) Legal
5 10 (2.64%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.85%) Banking
7 6 (1.58%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.06%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.06%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.06%) Law
9 1 (0.26%) Advertising
9 1 (0.26%) Automotive
9 1 (0.26%) Electronics
9 1 (0.26%) Front Office
9 1 (0.26%) Marketing
9 1 (0.26%) Military
9 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (5.01%) Software Packaging
2 7 (1.85%) LAMP
3 4 (1.06%) HTML
4 3 (0.79%) CSS
4 3 (0.79%) JMS
4 3 (0.79%) Middleware
5 1 (0.26%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 40 (10.55%) Data Centre
1 40 (10.55%) Hedge funds
2 17 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 11 (2.90%) Computer Science
5 10 (2.64%) EMC VNX
5 10 (2.64%) Replication
6 8 (2.11%) Blackberry
7 7 (1.85%) Driving Licence
7 7 (1.85%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (1.32%) HP Storage
9 4 (1.06%) Clustering
9 4 (1.06%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.06%) PKI
10 3 (0.79%) BYOD
10 3 (0.79%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (0.79%) Mobile Games
11 2 (0.53%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.26%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.26%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 331 (87.34%) Windows
2 241 (63.59%) Windows Server
3 143 (37.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 123 (32.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 102 (26.91%) Linux
6 77 (20.32%) Windows 7
7 47 (12.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 44 (11.61%) Windows 10
9 25 (6.60%) Apple iOS
10 18 (4.75%) Android
10 18 (4.75%) Unix
10 18 (4.75%) Windows 8
11 17 (4.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (2.64%) Windows Phone
13 9 (2.37%) Solaris
14 8 (2.11%) Mac OS X
15 7 (1.85%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.53%) CentOS
17 1 (0.26%) Debian
17 1 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (26.65%) ITIL
2 42 (11.08%) Mentoring
3 41 (10.82%) Disaster Recovery
4 33 (8.71%) Change Management
5 26 (6.86%) Migration
6 24 (6.33%) DevOps
7 22 (5.80%) Task Automation
8 21 (5.54%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (5.28%) Service Management
10 19 (5.01%) Virtual Infrastructure
11 16 (4.22%) E-Commerce
12 15 (3.96%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (3.96%) Kalman Filter
13 14 (3.69%) Penetration Testing
14 13 (3.43%) Coaching
15 12 (3.17%) Contingency Planning
15 12 (3.17%) Incident Management
15 12 (3.17%) Server Virtualisation
16 10 (2.64%) Desktop Virtualisation
16 10 (2.64%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 82 (21.64%) PowerShell
2 38 (10.03%) SQL
3 12 (3.17%) Python
4 9 (2.37%) Perl
5 8 (2.11%) Bash Shell
6 6 (1.58%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.79%) C#
7 3 (0.79%) Java
7 3 (0.79%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.79%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.53%) Assembly Language
8 2 (0.53%) C
9 1 (0.26%) AWK
9 1 (0.26%) C++
9 1 (0.26%) Ruby
9 1 (0.26%) sed
Qualifications
1 70 (18.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (12.14%) Degree
3 44 (11.61%) MCSE
4 38 (10.03%) MCSA
5 35 (9.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 34 (8.97%) Cisco Certification
7 32 (8.44%) CCNA
8 24 (6.33%) Security Cleared
9 19 (5.01%) Master's Degree
10 16 (4.22%) MCTS
10 16 (4.22%) SC Cleared
11 11 (2.90%) MCITP
12 9 (2.37%) A+ Certification
13 8 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (2.11%) MCP
14 7 (1.85%) CCNP
14 7 (1.85%) Network+ Certification
15 4 (1.06%) VCAP
16 2 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 1 (0.26%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.86%) SLA
2 6 (1.58%) COBIT
3 5 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.06%) SAS 70
5 3 (0.79%) GDPR
6 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.26%) QA
System Software
1 268 (70.71%) Active Directory
2 136 (35.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 90 (23.75%) Hyper-V
4 57 (15.04%) vSphere
5 45 (11.87%) VMware ESXi
6 40 (10.55%) Terminal Services
7 35 (9.23%) XenApp
8 31 (8.18%) VMware Workstation
9 17 (4.49%) XenDesktop
10 10 (2.64%) Virtual Desktop
11 6 (1.58%) Firmware
12 5 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
13 4 (1.06%) Virtual Servers
14 3 (0.79%) OpenSIPS
15 2 (0.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 2 (0.53%) Terminal Server
15 2 (0.53%) Time Sharing Option
15 2 (0.53%) XenServer
16 1 (0.26%) Forefront TMG
16 1 (0.26%) UAG
Systems Management
1 66 (17.41%) SCCM
2 30 (7.92%) WSUS
3 16 (4.22%) Backup Exec
4 15 (3.96%) Terraform
5 12 (3.17%) Packer
5 12 (3.17%) Tivoli
6 10 (2.64%) Puppet
6 10 (2.64%) SCOM
7 9 (2.37%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 8 (2.11%) Norton AntiVirus
8 8 (2.11%) SmoothWall
9 7 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (1.58%) Ansible
11 5 (1.32%) AirWatch
11 5 (1.32%) CFEngine
11 5 (1.32%) SCVMM
12 3 (0.79%) HAProxy
13 2 (0.53%) McAfee ePO
13 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Clustering
13 2 (0.53%) SCSM
Vendors
1 223 (58.84%) VMware
2 202 (53.30%) Microsoft
3 95 (25.07%) Cisco
4 74 (19.53%) Citrix
5 71 (18.73%) HP
6 33 (8.71%) Dell
7 32 (8.44%) NetApp
8 26 (6.86%) Veeam
9 22 (5.80%) Symantec
10 19 (5.01%) Apple
10 19 (5.01%) IBM
11 16 (4.22%) Juniper
11 16 (4.22%) Red Hat
12 15 (3.96%) Avaya
12 15 (3.96%) EMC
13 13 (3.43%) SonicWALL
14 11 (2.90%) Acronis
15 9 (2.37%) Bloomberg
15 9 (2.37%) Reuters
16 8 (2.11%) Sophos
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £60K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + On Call Allowance + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashford, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £55000 - £58000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Skipton Building Society Charitable Foundation
Salary: £34000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago