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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 99 108 103
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 31 10 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.59% 0.63% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.70% 0.67% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 27 10 30
Average salary £32,500 £28,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,650 £43,700 £36,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +14.28%
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
1824 1490 2032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.63% 93.95% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1483 1218 1680
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 - 18 £33,250 - 1
Runcorn - 5 £25,000 - 1
Knutsford - 4 £29,000 -
Chester - 3 £37,250 - 1
Crewe - 1 £32,500 -
Infrastructure Engineer
North West

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 44 (75.86%) Windows
2 41 (70.69%) Microsoft
3 30 (51.72%) MS Exchange
3 30 (51.72%) TCP/IP
4 29 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 28 (48.28%) Active Directory
5 28 (48.28%) VMware
6 26 (44.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (43.10%) Windows 7
7 25 (43.10%) MCSA
8 21 (36.21%) MS Excel
9 20 (34.48%) DNS
10 18 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
11 17 (29.31%) DHCP
11 17 (29.31%) Hyper-V
11 17 (29.31%) Exchange Server 2010
12 16 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
13 15 (25.86%) VPN
13 15 (25.86%) MS Office
13 15 (25.86%) Cisco
14 14 (24.14%) MCP
14 14 (24.14%) MCTS
15 13 (22.41%) Citrix
15 13 (22.41%) SAN
16 12 (20.69%) Linux
16 12 (20.69%) MCSE
16 12 (20.69%) Windows 8
17 11 (18.97%) ITIL
17 11 (18.97%) Exchange Server 2007
18 10 (17.24%) Fat Client

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 30 (51.72%) MS Exchange
2 17 (29.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (18.97%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (12.07%) IIS
5 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.72%) Lync
Applications
1 21 (36.21%) MS Excel
2 15 (25.86%) MS Office
3 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Office 365
1 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (51.72%) TCP/IP
2 20 (34.48%) DNS
3 17 (29.31%) DHCP
4 15 (25.86%) VPN
5 13 (22.41%) SAN
6 10 (17.24%) Network Security
7 9 (15.52%) Firewall
8 6 (10.34%) NAS
8 6 (10.34%) WAN
8 6 (10.34%) LAN
9 5 (8.62%) iSCSI
10 4 (6.90%) VoIP
11 2 (3.45%) OSPF
11 2 (3.45%) EIGRP
11 2 (3.45%) Internet
12 1 (1.72%) MPLS
12 1 (1.72%) DMZ
12 1 (1.72%) BGP
12 1 (1.72%) SMTP
12 1 (1.72%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) MySQL
3 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (8.62%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) .NET
2 1 (1.72%) Middleware
2 1 (1.72%) CSS
2 1 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Fat Client
1 10 (17.24%) Thin Client
2 7 (12.07%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.72%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 44 (75.86%) Windows
2 26 (44.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (43.10%) Windows 7
4 18 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (20.69%) Linux
5 12 (20.69%) Windows 8
6 9 (15.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (15.52%) Windows XP
7 8 (13.79%) UNIX
8 3 (5.17%) Solaris
9 1 (1.72%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.97%) ITIL
2 7 (12.07%) Service Management
3 6 (10.34%) Security Management
4 5 (8.62%) Migration
5 4 (6.90%) Change Management
5 4 (6.90%) Business Continuity
5 4 (6.90%) Information Security
6 3 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.45%) Line Management
7 2 (3.45%) Information Security Management
8 1 (1.72%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (1.72%) Investment Management
8 1 (1.72%) Security Architecture
8 1 (1.72%) TOGAF
8 1 (1.72%) Supplier Management
8 1 (1.72%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 1 (1.72%) Risk Management
8 1 (1.72%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.72%) Business Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.79%) SQL
2 4 (6.90%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.17%) VB
4 2 (3.45%) VB6
4 2 (3.45%) VB.NET
4 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.72%) Java
Qualifications
1 29 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (43.10%) MCSA
3 14 (24.14%) MCP
3 14 (24.14%) MCTS
4 12 (20.69%) MCSE
5 8 (13.79%) MCITP
6 7 (12.07%) Degree
7 2 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.72%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.72%) CCNP
8 1 (1.72%) CCNA
8 1 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (48.28%) Active Directory
2 17 (29.31%) Hyper-V
3 16 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (10.34%) XenApp
5 5 (8.62%) XenDesktop
5 5 (8.62%) VMware ESX
6 4 (6.90%) vSphere
7 1 (1.72%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.72%) vCloud
7 1 (1.72%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (5.17%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.72%) SCCM
2 1 (1.72%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 41 (70.69%) Microsoft
2 28 (48.28%) VMware
3 15 (25.86%) Cisco
4 13 (22.41%) Citrix
5 8 (13.79%) Dell
6 7 (12.07%) HP
6 7 (12.07%) NetApp
7 6 (10.34%) Symantec
8 4 (6.90%) Oracle
8 4 (6.90%) Juniper
8 4 (6.90%) EMC
9 3 (5.17%) CommVault
9 3 (5.17%) Sophos
10 2 (3.45%) ProCurve
11 1 (1.72%) Avaya
11 1 (1.72%) IBM
11 1 (1.72%) Apple
11 1 (1.72%) NETGEAR
11 1 (1.72%) ZTE
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £37000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
C-Jobs.com
Posted: 9 days ago