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 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 76 88 98
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 10 35 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.05% 2.07% 1.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 2.13% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 9 28 28
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +27.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £24,400 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
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
915 1640 1697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.42% 96.81% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 802 1307 1320
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 £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,500 £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 28 June 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 June 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 +14 6 £45,000 +28.57%
Northwich -6 2 £55,000 +46.66%
Infrastructure Engineer
North West

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 25 (89.29%) Windows
1 25 (89.29%) VMware
2 23 (82.14%) Windows Server
3 22 (78.57%) Microsoft
4 20 (71.43%) Active Directory
5 18 (64.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (64.29%) MCSE
6 16 (57.14%) MCSA
6 16 (57.14%) MCITP
7 15 (53.57%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 12 (42.86%) Cisco
10 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
10 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
11 10 (35.71%) MS Exchange
11 10 (35.71%) MCP
11 10 (35.71%) DNS
11 10 (35.71%) DHCP
12 9 (32.14%) SAN
13 8 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
13 8 (28.57%) User Experience
13 8 (28.57%) Data Centre
13 8 (28.57%) MCTS
13 8 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
13 8 (28.57%) CCNA
13 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
13 8 (28.57%) ITIL
14 7 (25.00%) MS Office

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 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 8 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (14.29%) IIS
4 2 (7.14%) Apache
4 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
2 7 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Office 365
2 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) DHCP
1 10 (35.71%) DNS
2 9 (32.14%) SAN
3 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 7 (25.00%) VPN
5 6 (21.43%) WAN
6 3 (10.71%) Firewall
7 2 (7.14%) Internet
7 2 (7.14%) LAN
8 1 (3.57%) iSCSI
8 1 (3.57%) Network Security
8 1 (3.57%) VLAN
8 1 (3.57%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 8 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (89.29%) Windows
2 23 (82.14%) Windows Server
3 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 7 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 6 (21.43%) Linux
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) ITIL
2 3 (10.71%) High Availability
3 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.14%) DevOps
3 2 (7.14%) Information Management
3 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 2 (7.14%) Open Source
3 2 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (64.29%) MCSE
1 18 (64.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (57.14%) MCITP
2 16 (57.14%) MCSA
3 12 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (35.71%) MCP
5 8 (28.57%) CCNA
5 8 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (28.57%) MCTS
6 2 (7.14%) Degree
7 1 (3.57%) CCA
7 1 (3.57%) CCIE
7 1 (3.57%) CCNP
7 1 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) ISO 9001
1 4 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 15 (53.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Vendors
1 25 (89.29%) VMware
2 22 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 12 (42.86%) Cisco
4 5 (17.86%) Citrix
5 1 (3.57%) HP
5 1 (3.57%) WatchGuard