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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
North West / Cheshire
Rank 74 76 86
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 15 29 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.47% 2.20% 2.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 2.28% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 9 24 34
Median salary £38,500 £27,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.59% -35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £22,000 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,750 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
985 1273 1759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.29% 96.59% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 790 1109 1476
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 20 January 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 20 January 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 7 £38,500 +75.00% 2
Chester +1 1 £34,000 +4.61%
Infrastructure Engineer
North West

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 35 (77.78%) Windows
2 32 (71.11%) VMware
3 31 (68.89%) Windows Server
4 27 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 25 (55.56%) SQL
5 25 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
6 23 (51.11%) Microsoft
7 21 (46.67%) DNS
8 20 (44.44%) Hyper-V
9 18 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (33.33%) Firewall
10 15 (33.33%) MCSE
10 15 (33.33%) MCITP
11 14 (31.11%) Amazon AWS
11 14 (31.11%) DHCP
11 14 (31.11%) Cisco
12 13 (28.89%) ITIL
13 12 (26.67%) Finance
13 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (26.67%) Data Centre
14 11 (24.44%) Office 365
14 11 (24.44%) SAN
14 11 (24.44%) MCSA
14 11 (24.44%) MS Exchange
15 10 (22.22%) vSphere
16 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
16 9 (20.00%) MPLS
17 8 (17.78%) Opscode Chef
17 8 (17.78%) Linux
17 8 (17.78%) SQL Server

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 11 (24.44%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.11%) OpenStack
3 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.44%) Confluence
5 2 (4.44%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.22%) IIS
6 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
1 7 (15.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 14 (31.11%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (24.44%) Office 365
3 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (11.11%) OpenShift
5 1 (2.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (46.67%) DNS
2 15 (33.33%) Firewall
3 14 (31.11%) DHCP
4 11 (24.44%) SAN
5 9 (20.00%) MPLS
6 7 (15.56%) VoIP
7 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
8 5 (11.11%) LAN
8 5 (11.11%) VLAN
8 5 (11.11%) WAN
9 4 (8.89%) NAS
10 3 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (6.67%) Wireless
11 2 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (4.44%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (4.44%) WLAN
12 1 (2.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.44%) JIRA
General
1 12 (26.67%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Banking
2 5 (11.11%) Corporate Banking
2 5 (11.11%) Financial Institution
3 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.11%) Clustering
3 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.67%) Private Cloud
4 2 (4.44%) EMC VNX
4 2 (4.44%) Fat Client
4 2 (4.44%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 35 (77.78%) Windows
2 31 (68.89%) Windows Server
3 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (17.78%) Linux
5 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (11.11%) Unix
7 3 (6.67%) Windows 10
7 3 (6.67%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.44%) AIX
8 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.44%) Solaris
8 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.22%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) ITIL
2 8 (17.78%) Process Improvement
3 5 (11.11%) Migration
3 5 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (6.67%) Business Continuity
4 3 (6.67%) Business Continuity Management
4 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 3 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.67%) High Availability
4 3 (6.67%) Information Security
4 3 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 3 (6.67%) Patch Management
4 3 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (6.67%) Security Patching
4 3 (6.67%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (6.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (2.22%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (11.11%) Perl
2 5 (11.11%) Python
2 5 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (33.33%) MCITP
2 15 (33.33%) MCSE
3 11 (24.44%) MCSA
4 8 (17.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (8.89%) CCNA
5 4 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.44%) Degree
6 2 (4.44%) RHCE
6 2 (4.44%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 25 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (44.44%) Hyper-V
4 10 (22.22%) vSphere
5 5 (11.11%) Docker
5 5 (11.11%) PowerHA
5 5 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (8.89%) VMware Server
7 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (6.67%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (17.78%) Puppet
2 7 (15.56%) vRealize
3 5 (11.11%) Ansible
3 5 (11.11%) CFEngine
3 5 (11.11%) Nagios
4 4 (8.89%) Backup Exec
4 4 (8.89%) FortiGate
4 4 (8.89%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (4.44%) SCOM
5 2 (4.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (4.44%) WSUS
6 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 32 (71.11%) VMware
2 23 (51.11%) Microsoft
3 14 (31.11%) Cisco
4 6 (13.33%) SonicWALL
4 6 (13.33%) Symantec
5 5 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 5 (11.11%) Veritas
6 4 (8.89%) arcserve
6 4 (8.89%) Citrix
6 4 (8.89%) Nimble Storage
6 4 (8.89%) Sophos
7 3 (6.67%) Avaya
8 2 (4.44%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.44%) CommVault
8 2 (4.44%) Dell
8 2 (4.44%) EMC
8 2 (4.44%) Fortinet
8 2 (4.44%) IBM
8 2 (4.44%) NetApp
8 2 (4.44%) Oracle
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