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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 83 83 103
Rank change year-on-year
0 +20
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 12 37 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.11% 2.26% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 2.36% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 11 24 19
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £33,625 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
1037 1570 1718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.02% 96.08% 98.62%
Number of salaries quoted 887 1229 1272
Median salary £36,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +6 5 £45,000 +28.57%
Northwich -6 4 £55,000 +46.66%
Chester - 1 £36,500 -
Infrastructure Engineer
North West

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 30 (93.75%) Windows
2 28 (87.50%) VMware
3 27 (84.38%) Windows Server
4 25 (78.13%) Microsoft
5 23 (71.88%) Active Directory
6 21 (65.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 21 (65.63%) MCSE
7 19 (59.38%) MCSA
7 19 (59.38%) MCITP
8 18 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (56.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (50.00%) Cisco
10 15 (46.88%) DNS
10 15 (46.88%) DHCP
10 15 (46.88%) MS Excel
11 14 (43.75%) MS Exchange
11 14 (43.75%) MCP
11 14 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
12 12 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (37.50%) TCP/IP
12 12 (37.50%) CCNA
12 12 (37.50%) MCTS
12 12 (37.50%) Hyper-V
13 11 (34.38%) Windows 7
13 11 (34.38%) Exchange Server 2013
13 11 (34.38%) VPN
13 11 (34.38%) Windows XP
13 11 (34.38%) MS Office
13 11 (34.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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 14 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
1 14 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 11 (34.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (15.63%) IIS
4 2 (6.25%) Apache
4 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (46.88%) MS Excel
2 11 (34.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Office 365
2 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (46.88%) DHCP
1 15 (46.88%) DNS
2 12 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 11 (34.38%) VPN
4 8 (25.00%) SAN
5 6 (18.75%) WAN
6 4 (12.50%) Firewall
7 3 (9.38%) Internet
8 2 (6.25%) LAN
9 1 (3.13%) iSCSI
9 1 (3.13%) Network Security
9 1 (3.13%) VLAN
9 1 (3.13%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Data Centre
1 7 (21.88%) User Experience
2 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (93.75%) Windows
2 27 (84.38%) Windows Server
3 18 (56.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (34.38%) Windows 7
5 11 (34.38%) Windows XP
6 6 (18.75%) Linux
7 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) ITIL
2 3 (9.38%) High Availability
3 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.25%) DevOps
3 2 (6.25%) Information Management
3 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
3 2 (6.25%) Open Source
3 2 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (65.63%) MCSE
1 21 (65.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (59.38%) MCITP
2 19 (59.38%) MCSA
3 14 (43.75%) MCP
4 12 (37.50%) CCNA
4 12 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (37.50%) MCTS
5 11 (34.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (6.25%) Degree
7 1 (3.13%) CCA
7 1 (3.13%) CCIE
7 1 (3.13%) CCNP
7 1 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) ISO 9001
1 4 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (71.88%) Active Directory
2 18 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
1 1 (3.13%) SCDPM
1 1 (3.13%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 28 (87.50%) VMware
2 25 (78.13%) Microsoft
3 16 (50.00%) Cisco
4 5 (15.63%) Citrix
5 1 (3.13%) HP
5 1 (3.13%) WatchGuard