The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 85 102 105
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 35 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.14% 1.17% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.27% 1.21% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 24 20 14
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,650 £23,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,250 £44,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
Infrastructure Engineer
North West

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
1541 1734 1749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.02% 96.93% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1206 1294 1397
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,050
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

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 28 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe - 10 £42,500 -
Warrington +2 8 £36,250 +20.83% 2
Runcorn +4 7 £39,125 +18.56% 1
Wilmslow - 2 £37,750 -
Nantwich - 1 £40,000 -
Northwich - 1 £37,500 -
Infrastructure Engineer
North West

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 62 (86.11%) Windows
2 51 (70.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 48 (66.67%) VMware
3 48 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 43 (59.72%) MS Exchange
5 32 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
6 30 (41.67%) Microsoft
7 26 (36.11%) Cisco
8 24 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
9 20 (27.78%) TCP/IP
9 20 (27.78%) DNS
10 19 (26.39%) Cisco Certification
11 18 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 18 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 17 (23.61%) ITIL
13 16 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
13 16 (22.22%) NetApp
13 16 (22.22%) MCITP
14 15 (20.83%) Linux
15 14 (19.44%) SQL
15 14 (19.44%) MCSE
15 14 (19.44%) Finance
15 14 (19.44%) Firewall
16 13 (18.06%) VMware Infrastructure
16 13 (18.06%) CCNA
16 13 (18.06%) DHCP
16 13 (18.06%) Exchange Server 2013
17 12 (16.67%) Windows 7
17 12 (16.67%) Network Security
18 10 (13.89%) MCSA

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 43 (59.72%) MS Exchange
2 32 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (18.06%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (8.33%) IIS
6 4 (5.56%) SharePoint
6 4 (5.56%) Lync
7 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) Office 365
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (27.78%) TCP/IP
1 20 (27.78%) DNS
2 14 (19.44%) Firewall
3 13 (18.06%) DHCP
4 12 (16.67%) Network Security
5 10 (13.89%) LAN
6 9 (12.50%) SSL
7 8 (11.11%) Wireless
7 8 (11.11%) HTTP
7 8 (11.11%) WAN
8 7 (9.72%) SAN
9 5 (6.94%) VPN
10 3 (4.17%) FTP
11 2 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (1.39%) SMTP
12 1 (1.39%) WLAN
12 1 (1.39%) Intranet
12 1 (1.39%) Internet
12 1 (1.39%) SSH
12 1 (1.39%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.78%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (19.44%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Financial Institution
2 4 (5.56%) Retail
3 3 (4.17%) Back Office
4 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.72%) HTML
1 7 (9.72%) XML
2 3 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.56%) Clustering
2 1 (1.39%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.39%) Thin Client
2 1 (1.39%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.39%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 62 (86.11%) Windows
2 51 (70.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (20.83%) Linux
6 12 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 7 (9.72%) CentOS
7 7 (9.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (6.94%) Windows XP
9 4 (5.56%) Windows 8
10 3 (4.17%) UNIX
11 1 (1.39%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.39%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.61%) ITIL
2 9 (12.50%) Migration
3 7 (9.72%) Project Planning
3 7 (9.72%) Time Management
4 4 (5.56%) Risk Management
4 4 (5.56%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (4.17%) Project Management
5 3 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (4.17%) Problem Management
6 2 (2.78%) Incident Management
6 2 (2.78%) Network Design
6 2 (2.78%) Service Management
6 2 (2.78%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (1.39%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.39%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.39%) Coaching
7 1 (1.39%) ITIL V3
7 1 (1.39%) ITIL V2
7 1 (1.39%) Change Control
7 1 (1.39%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.44%) SQL
2 5 (6.94%) VB
3 4 (5.56%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.17%) VB.NET
4 3 (4.17%) VB6
5 2 (2.78%) VBScript
5 2 (2.78%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (26.39%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (22.22%) MCITP
4 14 (19.44%) MCSE
5 13 (18.06%) CCNA
6 10 (13.89%) MCSA
6 10 (13.89%) MCP
7 9 (12.50%) MCTS
8 8 (11.11%) Degree
9 5 (6.94%) CCDP
9 5 (6.94%) CCIE
9 5 (6.94%) CCENT
10 4 (5.56%) CCNP
11 1 (1.39%) CISSP
11 1 (1.39%) RHCE
11 1 (1.39%) A+ Certification
11 1 (1.39%) Avaya Certification
11 1 (1.39%) Security+ Certification
11 1 (1.39%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (1.39%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 13 (18.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.17%) vSphere
4 3 (4.17%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.78%) XenApp
6 1 (1.39%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.39%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (11.11%) SCCM
2 3 (4.17%) SCOM
3 2 (2.78%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (2.78%) SCVMM
3 2 (2.78%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.39%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.39%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 48 (66.67%) VMware
2 30 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 26 (36.11%) Cisco
4 16 (22.22%) NetApp
5 8 (11.11%) Citrix
6 5 (6.94%) EMC
6 5 (6.94%) HP
7 3 (4.17%) Dell
8 2 (2.78%) WatchGuard
8 2 (2.78%) Mitel
8 2 (2.78%) Business Objects
9 1 (1.39%) Aerohive Networks
9 1 (1.39%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.39%) McAfee
9 1 (1.39%) IBM
9 1 (1.39%) Avaya
9 1 (1.39%) ProCurve
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