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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 80 88 85
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 11 37 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.08% 2.16% 2.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 2.22% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 10 32 37
Median salary £43,750 £40,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £42,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
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
991 1665 1729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 97.35% 97.08% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 860 1314 1369
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 £23,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Warrington +13 5 £45,000 +28.57%
Chester - 2 £32,500 - 1
Runcorn -2 1 £35,000 -22.22%
Northwich - 1 £55,000 -
Infrastructure Engineer
North West

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 20 (90.91%) Windows
1 20 (90.91%) Microsoft
1 20 (90.91%) Windows Server
2 19 (86.36%) VMware
3 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
4 13 (59.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (59.09%) MCSE
5 12 (54.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 12 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (50.00%) MCITP
6 11 (50.00%) MCSA
7 9 (40.91%) ITIL
8 8 (36.36%) SAN
8 8 (36.36%) User Experience
8 8 (36.36%) Data Centre
9 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (31.82%) Cisco
10 6 (27.27%) WAN
10 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
11 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
11 5 (22.73%) MCP
11 5 (22.73%) MS Office
11 5 (22.73%) DHCP
11 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
11 5 (22.73%) DNS
11 5 (22.73%) Citrix
12 4 (18.18%) Finance
12 4 (18.18%) ISO 9001
12 4 (18.18%) 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 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (9.09%) Apache
3 2 (9.09%) IIS
3 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 5 (22.73%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) SAN
2 6 (27.27%) WAN
3 5 (22.73%) DHCP
3 5 (22.73%) DNS
3 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
4 3 (13.64%) Firewall
5 2 (9.09%) LAN
5 2 (9.09%) VPN
5 2 (9.09%) Wireless
6 1 (4.55%) Network Security
6 1 (4.55%) VLAN
6 1 (4.55%) WLAN
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Data Centre
1 8 (36.36%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 20 (90.91%) Windows
1 20 (90.91%) Windows Server
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (18.18%) Linux
3 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 10
4 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) ITIL
2 2 (9.09%) High Availability
2 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
2 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
2 2 (9.09%) Patch Management
2 2 (9.09%) Project Management
2 2 (9.09%) Security Patching
2 2 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.55%) DevOps
3 1 (4.55%) ERP
3 1 (4.55%) Information Management
3 1 (4.55%) Open Source
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) MCSE
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (54.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (50.00%) MCITP
3 11 (50.00%) MCSA
4 5 (22.73%) MCP
5 3 (13.64%) CCNA
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (13.64%) MCTS
6 1 (4.55%) CCA
6 1 (4.55%) CCIE
6 1 (4.55%) CCNP
6 1 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) ISO 9001
1 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
2 12 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.09%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 19 (86.36%) VMware
3 7 (31.82%) Cisco
4 5 (22.73%) Citrix
5 2 (9.09%) Avaya
6 1 (4.55%) HP
6 1 (4.55%) WatchGuard
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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