The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheshire region that had Infrastructure Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
North West / Cheshire
Rank 75 81 87
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 13 21 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.28% 1.62% 2.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 1.69% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 31
Median salary £45,000 £22,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+104.54% -45.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,300 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
983 1242 1812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.75% 95.54% 97.26%
Number of salaries quoted 796 1077 1438
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in Cheshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 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
Warrington -2 4 £45,000 +104.54% 1
Knutsford +5 2 £51,500 +67.47%
Chester +1 1 £34,000 - 1
Macclesfield - 1 £25,000 -
Infrastructure Engineer
North West

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Infrastructure 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 Cheshire region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 31 (73.81%) Windows
2 29 (69.05%) Windows Server
3 27 (64.29%) VMware
4 26 (61.90%) SQL
5 25 (59.52%) Active Directory
6 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 21 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (40.48%) Hyper-V
7 17 (40.48%) MCSE
7 17 (40.48%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (38.10%) MCITP
9 15 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
10 14 (33.33%) DNS
11 13 (30.95%) Finance
12 12 (28.57%) Cisco
13 11 (26.19%) ITIL
13 11 (26.19%) SAN
13 11 (26.19%) Office 365
13 11 (26.19%) Data Centre
14 10 (23.81%) vSphere
14 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
15 9 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 9 (21.43%) Firewall
15 9 (21.43%) MPLS
15 9 (21.43%) MCSA
15 9 (21.43%) Linux
15 9 (21.43%) MS Exchange
15 9 (21.43%) Process Improvement
15 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
16 8 (19.05%) Opscode Chef

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 9 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.90%) OpenStack
3 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.76%) Confluence
4 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.76%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.38%) IIS
5 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (26.19%) Office 365
3 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (11.90%) OpenShift
5 2 (4.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (33.33%) DNS
2 11 (26.19%) SAN
3 9 (21.43%) Firewall
3 9 (21.43%) MPLS
4 7 (16.67%) DHCP
4 7 (16.67%) VoIP
5 5 (11.90%) VLAN
6 4 (9.52%) NAS
7 3 (7.14%) LAN
7 3 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (7.14%) WAN
8 2 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.76%) JIRA
3 1 (2.38%) MSI
General
1 13 (30.95%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Banking
2 5 (11.90%) Corporate Banking
2 5 (11.90%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (2.38%) EDI
2 1 (2.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.90%) Clustering
3 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.14%) Private Cloud
5 2 (4.76%) EMC VNX
6 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 31 (73.81%) Windows
2 29 (69.05%) Windows Server
3 9 (21.43%) Linux
3 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (14.29%) Unix
5 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.76%) AIX
6 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.76%) Solaris
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) ITIL
2 9 (21.43%) Process Improvement
3 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (11.90%) Risk Management
5 3 (7.14%) Business Continuity
5 3 (7.14%) Business Continuity Management
5 3 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 3 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (7.14%) High Availability
5 3 (7.14%) Information Security
5 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.14%) Migration
5 3 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (7.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 1 (2.38%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.38%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (2.38%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.38%) Information Management
6 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.38%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (61.90%) SQL
2 5 (11.90%) Perl
2 5 (11.90%) Python
2 5 (11.90%) Ruby
3 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.38%) Assembly Language
4 1 (2.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (40.48%) MCSE
1 17 (40.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (38.10%) MCITP
3 9 (21.43%) MCSA
3 9 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (9.52%) CCNA
4 4 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.76%) RHCE
5 2 (4.76%) RHCSA
6 1 (2.38%) MCP
6 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (59.52%) Active Directory
2 21 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (40.48%) Hyper-V
4 10 (23.81%) vSphere
5 5 (11.90%) Docker
5 5 (11.90%) PowerHA
5 5 (11.90%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (9.52%) VMware Server
7 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.38%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (19.05%) Puppet
2 7 (16.67%) vRealize
3 5 (11.90%) Ansible
3 5 (11.90%) CFEngine
3 5 (11.90%) Nagios
4 4 (9.52%) FortiGate
4 4 (9.52%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (4.76%) Backup Exec
6 1 (2.38%) BladeLogic
6 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (2.38%) SCCM
6 1 (2.38%) SCOrch
6 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 27 (64.29%) VMware
2 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (28.57%) Cisco
4 6 (14.29%) SonicWALL
5 5 (11.90%) Red Hat
5 5 (11.90%) Veritas
6 4 (9.52%) arcserve
6 4 (9.52%) Nimble Storage
6 4 (9.52%) Sophos
6 4 (9.52%) Symantec
7 3 (7.14%) IBM
7 3 (7.14%) Oracle
8 2 (4.76%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.76%) EMC
8 2 (4.76%) NetApp
8 2 (4.76%) Palo Alto
9 1 (2.38%) BMC
9 1 (2.38%) Citrix
9 1 (2.38%) HP
9 1 (2.38%) TIBCO
Northwich, Cheshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + listed benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester Le Street, County Durham
ITPS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago