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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 68 77 94
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 30 36 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.60% 2.53% 1.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.68% 2.60% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 22 28 36
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £22,000 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £42,575 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
1118 1382 1828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 97.05% 97.19% 95.36%
Number of salaries quoted 926 1223 1598
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 11 £36,500 -11.51%
Warrington +6 10 £38,500 +67.39% 2
Chester +2 1 £34,000 +8.80%
Macclesfield - 1 £50,000 -
Infrastructure Engineer
North West

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 33 (76.74%) Windows
2 30 (69.77%) VMware
3 29 (67.44%) Windows Server
4 26 (60.47%) Active Directory
5 24 (55.81%) SQL
6 23 (53.49%) VMware Infrastructure
7 21 (48.84%) Microsoft
7 21 (48.84%) DNS
8 20 (46.51%) Hyper-V
9 17 (39.53%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (32.56%) Firewall
10 14 (32.56%) DHCP
10 14 (32.56%) MCSE
10 14 (32.56%) Amazon AWS
10 14 (32.56%) MCITP
11 13 (30.23%) Cisco
12 12 (27.91%) MS Exchange
12 12 (27.91%) ITIL
13 11 (25.58%) Finance
13 11 (25.58%) Office 365
13 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (25.58%) Data Centre
14 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Azure
14 10 (23.26%) MCSA
14 10 (23.26%) SAN
15 9 (20.93%) MPLS
15 9 (20.93%) vSphere
16 8 (18.60%) Opscode Chef
16 8 (18.60%) Puppet
16 8 (18.60%) Linux

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 12 (27.91%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (11.63%) OpenStack
3 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.65%) Confluence
5 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.33%) IIS
5 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.33%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Office
2 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 14 (32.56%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (25.58%) Office 365
3 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (11.63%) OpenShift
5 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (48.84%) DNS
2 14 (32.56%) DHCP
2 14 (32.56%) Firewall
3 10 (23.26%) SAN
4 9 (20.93%) MPLS
5 7 (16.28%) VoIP
6 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
7 5 (11.63%) LAN
7 5 (11.63%) WAN
8 4 (9.30%) NAS
8 4 (9.30%) VLAN
9 3 (6.98%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (6.98%) Wireless
10 2 (4.65%) WLAN
11 1 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (2.33%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (2.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.65%) JIRA
General
1 11 (25.58%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Banking
2 5 (11.63%) Corporate Banking
2 5 (11.63%) Financial Institution
3 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.63%) Clustering
3 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.98%) Private Cloud
4 2 (4.65%) Fat Client
4 2 (4.65%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.33%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 33 (76.74%) Windows
2 29 (67.44%) Windows Server
3 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (18.60%) Linux
5 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (11.63%) Unix
7 3 (6.98%) Windows 10
7 3 (6.98%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.65%) AIX
8 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.65%) Solaris
8 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) ITIL
2 7 (16.28%) Process Improvement
3 5 (11.63%) Migration
3 5 (11.63%) Risk Management
3 5 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (6.98%) Business Continuity
4 3 (6.98%) Business Continuity Management
4 3 (6.98%) Configuration Management
4 3 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.98%) High Availability
4 3 (6.98%) Information Security
4 3 (6.98%) Load Balancing
4 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
4 3 (6.98%) Patch Management
4 3 (6.98%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (6.98%) Security Patching
4 3 (6.98%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (6.98%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (2.33%) ERP
5 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (55.81%) SQL
2 5 (11.63%) Perl
2 5 (11.63%) Python
2 5 (11.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (39.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (32.56%) MCITP
2 14 (32.56%) MCSE
3 10 (23.26%) MCSA
4 7 (16.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (9.30%) CCNA
5 4 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.65%) Degree
6 2 (4.65%) RHCE
6 2 (4.65%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (60.47%) Active Directory
2 23 (53.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (46.51%) Hyper-V
4 9 (20.93%) vSphere
5 5 (11.63%) Docker
5 5 (11.63%) PowerHA
6 4 (9.30%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (9.30%) VMware Server
7 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (6.98%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (6.98%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (18.60%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (18.60%) Puppet
2 7 (16.28%) vRealize
3 5 (11.63%) Ansible
3 5 (11.63%) CFEngine
3 5 (11.63%) Nagios
4 4 (9.30%) FortiGate
4 4 (9.30%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (6.98%) Backup Exec
6 2 (4.65%) SCOM
6 2 (4.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (4.65%) WSUS
7 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 30 (69.77%) VMware
2 21 (48.84%) Microsoft
3 13 (30.23%) Cisco
4 6 (13.95%) SonicWALL
4 6 (13.95%) Symantec
5 5 (11.63%) Red Hat
5 5 (11.63%) Veritas
6 4 (9.30%) arcserve
6 4 (9.30%) Citrix
6 4 (9.30%) Nimble Storage
6 4 (9.30%) Sophos
7 3 (6.98%) Avaya
8 2 (4.65%) CommVault
8 2 (4.65%) Dell
8 2 (4.65%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.33%) EMC
9 1 (2.33%) HP
9 1 (2.33%) IBM
9 1 (2.33%) Palo Alto
9 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds
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