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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 83 99 89
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 14 32 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.24% 1.85% 2.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 1.90% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 14 28 40
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +27.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,000 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,725 £38,550
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +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
1099 1683 1821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 97.69% 97.51% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 960 1385 1455
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 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -4 5 £37,000 +27.58% 2
Chester +24 3 £32,500 -
Crewe +5 1 £32,500 -12.16%
Northwich - 1 £32,500 - 1
Runcorn - 1 £35,000 -
Infrastructure Engineer
North West

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 22 (88.00%) Windows
2 21 (84.00%) VMware
3 19 (76.00%) Windows Server
4 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
5 15 (60.00%) Active Directory
6 13 (52.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (44.00%) DNS
7 11 (44.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (40.00%) MCSE
9 9 (36.00%) MCSA
9 9 (36.00%) ITIL
9 9 (36.00%) DHCP
9 9 (36.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (32.00%) WAN
10 8 (32.00%) Citrix
10 8 (32.00%) MCITP
10 8 (32.00%) Data Centre
11 7 (28.00%) Hyper-V
11 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (28.00%) Cisco
11 7 (28.00%) Firewall
12 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
12 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 5 (20.00%) User Experience
13 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
13 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
13 5 (20.00%) SAN
13 5 (20.00%) Finance
14 4 (16.00%) 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 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (8.00%) Apache
3 2 (8.00%) IIS
3 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (16.00%) Office 365
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) DNS
2 9 (36.00%) DHCP
3 8 (32.00%) WAN
4 7 (28.00%) Firewall
5 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
6 5 (20.00%) SAN
7 4 (16.00%) LAN
8 3 (12.00%) Wireless
8 3 (12.00%) WLAN
9 1 (4.00%) VLAN
9 1 (4.00%) VoIP
9 1 (4.00%) VPN
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (20.00%) User Experience
3 2 (8.00%) Fat Client
3 2 (8.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 22 (88.00%) Windows
2 19 (76.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (12.00%) Linux
5 3 (12.00%) Windows 10
5 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (8.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) ITIL
2 3 (12.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (12.00%) Patch Management
2 3 (12.00%) Security Patching
2 3 (12.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (8.00%) High Availability
3 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (8.00%) Migration
3 2 (8.00%) Project Management
4 1 (4.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (40.00%) MCSE
3 9 (36.00%) MCSA
3 9 (36.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (32.00%) MCITP
5 3 (12.00%) MCP
6 2 (8.00%) Degree
7 1 (4.00%) CCA
7 1 (4.00%) CCIE
7 1 (4.00%) CCNA
7 1 (4.00%) CCNP
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (4.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (16.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (44.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (28.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (12.00%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (8.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (8.00%) SCOM
1 2 (8.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (8.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (84.00%) VMware
2 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (32.00%) Citrix
4 7 (28.00%) Cisco
5 3 (12.00%) Avaya
6 2 (8.00%) CommVault
6 2 (8.00%) Dell
6 2 (8.00%) Fortinet
6 2 (8.00%) Symantec
7 1 (4.00%) Apple
7 1 (4.00%) HP
7 1 (4.00%) WatchGuard
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