The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Infrastructure Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 35 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 2.91% - 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.94% - 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Infrastructure Engineer
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
170 158 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 98.84% 97.53% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138 147 89
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in the job title across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in Bolton

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton region that cited Infrastructure Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Engineer in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
3 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (77.78%) DNS
3 7 (77.78%) Cisco
3 7 (77.78%) WAN
3 7 (77.78%) DHCP
3 7 (77.78%) Windows
4 6 (66.67%) MPLS
5 5 (55.56%) SAN
6 4 (44.44%) CCNP
6 4 (44.44%) CCNA
6 4 (44.44%) BGP
6 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (44.44%) Linux
6 4 (44.44%) VB
6 4 (44.44%) MS Visio
6 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
6 4 (44.44%) ISDN
6 4 (44.44%) PSTN
6 4 (44.44%) VoIP
6 4 (44.44%) WLAN
6 4 (44.44%) VPN
6 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
6 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (44.44%) Retail
6 4 (44.44%) VPLS
6 4 (44.44%) Office 365

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton region that cited Infrastructure Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
1 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Visio
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
2 7 (77.78%) DNS
2 7 (77.78%) WAN
2 7 (77.78%) DHCP
3 6 (66.67%) MPLS
4 5 (55.56%) SAN
5 4 (44.44%) BGP
5 4 (44.44%) ISDN
5 4 (44.44%) PSTN
5 4 (44.44%) VoIP
5 4 (44.44%) WLAN
5 4 (44.44%) VPN
5 4 (44.44%) VPLS
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (33.33%) LAN
6 3 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Legal
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
3 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) VB
1 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CCNP
1 4 (44.44%) CCNA
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (33.33%) vSphere
3 3 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (22.22%) Firmware
5 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) NetApp
4 2 (22.22%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) Juniper