The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Infrastructure Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 84 92 113
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 35 28 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.04% 1.62% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 1.68% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 29 27 10
Average salary £37,500 £29,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.11% +18.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
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
1634 1666 1772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.06% 96.30% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1305 1294 1445
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in the job title across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 2 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -15 10 £35,000 +33.33%
Crewe - 8 £42,500 - 1
Macclesfield - 3 £25,000 -
Runcorn - 3 £39,125 -
Nantwich - 1 £40,000 -
Northwich - 1 £37,500 -
Wilmslow - 1 £41,000 -
Infrastructure Engineer
North West

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Infrastructure Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Engineer in their job title.

1 60 (85.71%) Windows
2 49 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 46 (65.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 45 (64.29%) VMware
5 40 (57.14%) MS Exchange
6 36 (51.43%) Exchange Server 2010
7 32 (45.71%) Microsoft
8 28 (40.00%) Cisco
9 26 (37.14%) Cisco Certification
10 21 (30.00%) DNS
10 21 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
10 21 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 20 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
11 20 (28.57%) CCNA
12 19 (27.14%) Exchange Server 2013
13 18 (25.71%) MCITP
14 17 (24.29%) TCP/IP
14 17 (24.29%) ITIL
14 17 (24.29%) MCSE
15 16 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
15 16 (22.86%) Windows 7
16 14 (20.00%) MCTS
16 14 (20.00%) MCSA
16 14 (20.00%) MCP
17 13 (18.57%) SQL
17 13 (18.57%) DHCP
17 13 (18.57%) NetApp
18 12 (17.14%) Hyper-V
18 12 (17.14%) Firewall
18 12 (17.14%) Finance

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Infrastructure Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 40 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 36 (51.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 19 (27.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (8.57%) IIS
6 3 (4.29%) Lync
7 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (14.29%) MS Office
1 10 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.57%) Office 365
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.43%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 21 (30.00%) DNS
2 17 (24.29%) TCP/IP
3 13 (18.57%) DHCP
4 12 (17.14%) Firewall
5 10 (14.29%) Network Security
6 9 (12.86%) SSL
6 9 (12.86%) LAN
7 8 (11.43%) WAN
7 8 (11.43%) HTTP
8 7 (10.00%) VPN
9 6 (8.57%) Wireless
10 3 (4.29%) SAN
10 3 (4.29%) FTP
11 2 (2.86%) Ethernet
11 2 (2.86%) IPv4
11 2 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (1.43%) SSH
12 1 (1.43%) Internet
12 1 (1.43%) SMTP
General
1 12 (17.14%) Finance
2 4 (5.71%) Retail
2 4 (5.71%) Financial Institution
3 3 (4.29%) Back Office
4 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.00%) HTML
1 7 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (1.43%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
1 2 (2.86%) Clustering
2 1 (1.43%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.43%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 60 (85.71%) Windows
2 46 (65.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (22.86%) Windows 7
5 11 (15.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (15.71%) Linux
6 10 (14.29%) Windows XP
7 5 (7.14%) CentOS
7 5 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (4.29%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.86%) UNIX
9 2 (2.86%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.43%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.29%) ITIL
2 6 (8.57%) Migration
3 5 (7.14%) Project Planning
3 5 (7.14%) Time Management
4 4 (5.71%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (5.71%) Risk Management
5 2 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (2.86%) Project Management
5 2 (2.86%) Incident Management
5 2 (2.86%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.43%) Operations Management
6 1 (1.43%) ITIL V2
6 1 (1.43%) Software Deployment
6 1 (1.43%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.43%) Server Building
6 1 (1.43%) Service Management
6 1 (1.43%) CRM
6 1 (1.43%) ERP
6 1 (1.43%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.43%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.57%) SQL
2 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.86%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.43%) VB
3 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.43%) VB6
Qualifications
1 26 (37.14%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (28.57%) CCNA
3 18 (25.71%) MCITP
4 17 (24.29%) MCSE
5 14 (20.00%) MCSA
5 14 (20.00%) MCP
5 14 (20.00%) MCTS
6 7 (10.00%) CCDP
6 7 (10.00%) Degree
6 7 (10.00%) CCENT
6 7 (10.00%) CCIE
7 3 (4.29%) CCNP
8 2 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.43%) CISSP
9 1 (1.43%) HP ASE
9 1 (1.43%) RHCE
9 1 (1.43%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.43%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (17.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.43%) XenApp
4 1 (1.43%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.43%) vSphere
4 1 (1.43%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.43%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (12.86%) SCCM
2 3 (4.29%) SCOM
3 2 (2.86%) SCVMM
3 2 (2.86%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.43%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 45 (64.29%) VMware
2 32 (45.71%) Microsoft
3 28 (40.00%) Cisco
4 13 (18.57%) NetApp
5 8 (11.43%) Citrix
6 5 (7.14%) HP
7 4 (5.71%) Dell
8 2 (2.86%) Business Objects
8 2 (2.86%) Mitel
8 2 (2.86%) WatchGuard
9 1 (1.43%) ProCurve
9 1 (1.43%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.43%) IBM
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