The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 81 112 112
Rank change year-on-year
+31 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 38 3 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.13% 0.17% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.23% 0.18% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 35 3 21
Average salary £29,000 £25,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,800 £41,400
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,982 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.35% +5.66%
Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1703 1637 2223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.67% 94.62% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1348 1338 1959
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Infrastructure Engineer
North West

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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 +12 29 £29,000 +16.00% 1
Knutsford - 4 £29,000 - 3
Chester - 2 £40,960 - 2
Runcorn +2 1 £25,000 -
Infrastructure Engineer
North West

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 53 (84.13%) Windows
2 48 (76.19%) Microsoft
3 37 (58.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 32 (50.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (49.21%) MS Exchange
6 30 (47.62%) MCSA
7 29 (46.03%) Active Directory
7 29 (46.03%) VMware
8 26 (41.27%) Windows 7
9 25 (39.68%) Windows Server 2012
10 24 (38.10%) TCP/IP
11 21 (33.33%) MCSE
12 20 (31.75%) Exchange Server 2010
13 19 (30.16%) MCP
14 18 (28.57%) ITIL
14 18 (28.57%) MCITP
14 18 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
15 17 (26.98%) MS Excel
15 17 (26.98%) VPN
15 17 (26.98%) DNS
15 17 (26.98%) DHCP
16 15 (23.81%) Windows XP
16 15 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
16 15 (23.81%) Firewall
17 14 (22.22%) Finance
17 14 (22.22%) Hyper-V
17 14 (22.22%) MS Office
18 13 (20.63%) Linux
18 13 (20.63%) Cisco
18 13 (20.63%) Network Security

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 31 (49.21%) MS Exchange
2 20 (31.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (12.70%) IIS
5 6 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (4.76%) Apache
7 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
7 3 (4.76%) Lync
Applications
1 17 (26.98%) MS Excel
2 14 (22.22%) MS Office
3 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 24 (38.10%) TCP/IP
2 17 (26.98%) VPN
2 17 (26.98%) DNS
2 17 (26.98%) DHCP
3 15 (23.81%) Firewall
4 13 (20.63%) Network Security
5 9 (14.29%) SAN
6 6 (9.52%) WAN
6 6 (9.52%) LAN
7 5 (7.94%) DMZ
8 4 (6.35%) NAS
9 3 (4.76%) iSCSI
10 2 (3.17%) Wireless
11 1 (1.59%) NetScaler
11 1 (1.59%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (1.59%) Internet
11 1 (1.59%) BGP
11 1 (1.59%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
General
1 14 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.17%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.11%) .NET
2 5 (7.94%) Web Services
2 5 (7.94%) Middleware
3 1 (1.59%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) Thin Client
1 10 (15.87%) Fat Client
2 7 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 53 (84.13%) Windows
2 32 (50.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (41.27%) Windows 7
4 25 (39.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (23.81%) Windows XP
6 13 (20.63%) Windows 8
6 13 (20.63%) Linux
7 9 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (12.70%) UNIX
9 2 (3.17%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.59%) AIX
10 1 (1.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (28.57%) ITIL
2 9 (14.29%) Migration
3 8 (12.70%) Business Continuity
4 7 (11.11%) Information Security
4 7 (11.11%) Service Management
4 7 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (7.94%) Investment Management
5 5 (7.94%) Security Architecture
6 4 (6.35%) Security Management
6 4 (6.35%) Change Management
7 2 (3.17%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.59%) Risk Management
8 1 (1.59%) Information Security Management
8 1 (1.59%) Business Continuity Management
8 1 (1.59%) TOGAF
8 1 (1.59%) Supplier Management
8 1 (1.59%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.11%) SQL
2 6 (9.52%) VB
2 6 (9.52%) VB.NET
2 6 (9.52%) VB6
3 5 (7.94%) Java
4 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (58.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (47.62%) MCSA
3 21 (33.33%) MCSE
4 19 (30.16%) MCP
5 18 (28.57%) MCITP
6 13 (20.63%) MCTS
7 9 (14.29%) Degree
8 6 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
9 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.59%) A+ Certification
10 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.59%) CCNP
10 1 (1.59%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (46.03%) Active Directory
2 15 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.94%) vSphere
5 4 (6.35%) VMware ESX
6 3 (4.76%) XenApp
7 2 (3.17%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.59%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.59%) XenServer
8 1 (1.59%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) SCCM
1 3 (4.76%) SCOM
2 1 (1.59%) HP SIM
2 1 (1.59%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 48 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 29 (46.03%) VMware
3 13 (20.63%) Cisco
4 8 (12.70%) Citrix
5 5 (7.94%) Dell
6 4 (6.35%) HP
7 3 (4.76%) EMC
7 3 (4.76%) Juniper
7 3 (4.76%) NetApp
8 2 (3.17%) ProCurve
8 2 (3.17%) Oracle
9 1 (1.59%) Apple
9 1 (1.59%) Symantec
9 1 (1.59%) CommVault
9 1 (1.59%) IBM
Warrington, Cheshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: £34,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + on call, bonus, pension, incentives
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Hays IT
Salary: bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago