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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 76 97 94
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 22 32 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.87% 1.97% 1.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.91% 2.02% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 36
Median salary £35,000 £42,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +29.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,250 £46,900
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
1151 1583 1852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 97.71% 97.30% 94.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1003 1356 1525
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 October 2016.

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 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Crewe +3 8 £34,000 -17.57% 1
Warrington 0 4 £37,000 -7.50% 3
Chester +20 3 £32,500 -
Northwich 0 1 £32,500 - 2
Runcorn - 1 £35,000 -
Macclesfield - 1 £50,000 -
Infrastructure Engineer
North West

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 29 (90.63%) Windows
2 28 (87.50%) VMware
3 26 (81.25%) Windows Server
4 21 (65.63%) Active Directory
5 19 (59.38%) Microsoft
6 17 (53.13%) DNS
6 17 (53.13%) VMware Infrastructure
7 16 (50.00%) Hyper-V
7 16 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (40.63%) MCSE
9 11 (34.38%) SQL
9 11 (34.38%) DHCP
9 11 (34.38%) Cisco
9 11 (34.38%) MCITP
9 11 (34.38%) Office 365
10 10 (31.25%) MS Exchange
10 10 (31.25%) Firewall
11 9 (28.13%) ITIL
11 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
12 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (25.00%) Data Centre
12 8 (25.00%) MCSA
12 8 (25.00%) Citrix
12 8 (25.00%) WAN
12 8 (25.00%) SAN
13 7 (21.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
14 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
14 6 (18.75%) LAN

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 10 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (9.38%) IIS
5 2 (6.25%) Apache
5 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Office
2 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (34.38%) Office 365
2 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (53.13%) DNS
2 11 (34.38%) DHCP
3 10 (31.25%) Firewall
4 8 (25.00%) SAN
4 8 (25.00%) WAN
5 6 (18.75%) LAN
5 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
5 6 (18.75%) VoIP
6 5 (15.63%) MPLS
7 3 (9.38%) NAS
7 3 (9.38%) Wireless
8 2 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (6.25%) VLAN
8 2 (6.25%) WLAN
9 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (15.63%) User Experience
3 2 (6.25%) Fat Client
3 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) Private Cloud
3 2 (6.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 29 (90.63%) Windows
2 26 (81.25%) Windows Server
3 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (18.75%) Linux
6 3 (9.38%) Windows 10
6 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
7 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
8 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.13%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) ITIL
2 4 (12.50%) High Availability
3 3 (9.38%) Load Balancing
3 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
3 3 (9.38%) Migration
3 3 (9.38%) Patch Management
3 3 (9.38%) Security Patching
3 3 (9.38%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (6.25%) Business Continuity
4 2 (6.25%) Business Continuity Management
4 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.25%) Information Security
4 2 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Project Management
4 2 (6.25%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.13%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (3.13%) ERP
5 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (3.13%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (40.63%) MCSE
3 11 (34.38%) MCITP
4 8 (25.00%) MCSA
5 7 (21.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (9.38%) CCNA
6 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (6.25%) Degree
7 2 (6.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.25%) ISO 9001
2 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (65.63%) Active Directory
2 17 (53.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (12.50%) VMware Server
5 3 (9.38%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (6.25%) Backup Exec
2 2 (6.25%) FortiGate
2 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.25%) Puppet
2 2 (6.25%) SCOM
2 2 (6.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (6.25%) WSUS
3 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 28 (87.50%) VMware
2 19 (59.38%) Microsoft
3 11 (34.38%) Cisco
4 8 (25.00%) Citrix
5 5 (15.63%) Symantec
6 3 (9.38%) arcserve
6 3 (9.38%) Avaya
6 3 (9.38%) Nimble Storage
6 3 (9.38%) SonicWALL
6 3 (9.38%) Sophos
7 2 (6.25%) CommVault
7 2 (6.25%) Dell
7 2 (6.25%) Fortinet
8 1 (3.13%) Apple
8 1 (3.13%) HP
8 1 (3.13%) NetApp
8 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds
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