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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 25 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 3.64% 0.67% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.74% 0.68% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,750 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.89% -5.92%
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
107 148 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 97.27% 98.67% 95.40%
Number of salaries quoted 98 129 161
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Bolton

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) VMware
2 11 (78.57%) Office 365
3 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
4 9 (64.29%) SharePoint
4 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
4 9 (64.29%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (28.57%) VPN
6 4 (28.57%) Linux
7 3 (21.43%) Apache
7 3 (21.43%) MySQL
7 3 (21.43%) PHP
7 3 (21.43%) Firewall
7 3 (21.43%) LAMP
7 3 (21.43%) Replication
7 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
7 3 (21.43%) Nagios
7 3 (21.43%) Web Development
7 3 (21.43%) Subversion
7 3 (21.43%) Ruby
7 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
7 3 (21.43%) nginx
7 3 (21.43%) SaaS
7 3 (21.43%) Puppet
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (21.43%) Apache ServiceMix

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 9 (64.29%) SharePoint
2 3 (21.43%) nginx
2 3 (21.43%) Apache
2 3 (21.43%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (78.57%) Office 365
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (21.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) VPN
2 3 (21.43%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) VPLS
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) MPLS
3 1 (7.14%) BGP
3 1 (7.14%) ISDN
3 1 (7.14%) PSTN
3 1 (7.14%) VoIP
3 1 (7.14%) WLAN
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Subversion
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Replication
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Linux
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) PHP
1 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
1 3 (21.43%) Ruby
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) VB
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCNP
1 1 (7.14%) CCNA
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Nagios
1 3 (21.43%) Puppet
1 3 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (21.43%) Opsview
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) VMware
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco