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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 77 89 113
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +24
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 25 38 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.95% 2.06% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.03% 2.14% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 22 29 5
Average salary £22,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
1230 1776 1522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.79% 96.36% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1075 1439 1161
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,350 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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 +13 15 £22,000 -22.80% 1
Knutsford +7 4 £30,750 -48.75%
Crewe +7 2 £43,750 +16.66%
Runcorn +4 2 £50,000 -
Chester -1 1 - - 1
Ellesmere Port - 1 - -
Infrastructure Engineer
North West

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 54 (88.52%) Windows
2 43 (70.49%) Active Directory
3 41 (67.21%) VMware
4 37 (60.66%) Windows Server
5 34 (55.74%) DNS
6 33 (54.10%) CCNA
6 33 (54.10%) DHCP
6 33 (54.10%) Cisco Certification
6 33 (54.10%) VMware Infrastructure
7 32 (52.46%) MS Exchange
8 31 (50.82%) Cisco
8 31 (50.82%) Windows Server 2008
9 30 (49.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 29 (47.54%) Exchange Server 2010
11 27 (44.26%) VPN
11 27 (44.26%) Hyper-V
12 26 (42.62%) Microsoft
13 24 (39.34%) TCP/IP
13 24 (39.34%) MS Excel
14 23 (37.70%) Windows XP
14 23 (37.70%) MCSE
14 23 (37.70%) MCP
14 23 (37.70%) Microsoft Certification
15 22 (36.07%) MCTS
15 22 (36.07%) MCITP
15 22 (36.07%) Windows 7
15 22 (36.07%) MS Office
15 22 (36.07%) MCSA
15 22 (36.07%) Exchange Server 2013
16 12 (19.67%) Firewall

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 32 (52.46%) MS Exchange
2 29 (47.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (36.07%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (6.56%) Skype for Business
5 3 (4.92%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (39.34%) MS Excel
2 22 (36.07%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Office 365
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.64%) Linode
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (55.74%) DNS
2 33 (54.10%) DHCP
3 27 (44.26%) VPN
4 24 (39.34%) TCP/IP
5 12 (19.67%) Firewall
6 5 (8.20%) DMZ
6 5 (8.20%) SAN
6 5 (8.20%) VLAN
6 5 (8.20%) VoIP
7 3 (4.92%) Internet
7 3 (4.92%) Network Security
8 2 (3.28%) iSCSI
8 2 (3.28%) LAN
8 2 (3.28%) Skype
8 2 (3.28%) WAN
8 2 (3.28%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.64%) 4G
9 1 (1.64%) ADSL
9 1 (1.64%) FTP
9 1 (1.64%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) JIRA
General
1 5 (8.20%) Advertising
2 3 (4.92%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.28%) Law
3 2 (3.28%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.28%) Retail
4 1 (1.64%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.28%) Replication
3 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.64%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 54 (88.52%) Windows
2 37 (60.66%) Windows Server
3 31 (50.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (49.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (37.70%) Windows XP
6 22 (36.07%) Windows 7
7 7 (11.48%) Linux
8 2 (3.28%) Unix
8 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.64%) CentOS
9 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.64%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.64%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (4.92%) High Availability
2 3 (4.92%) ITIL
2 3 (4.92%) Open Source
3 2 (3.28%) Business Continuity
3 2 (3.28%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (3.28%) DevOps
3 2 (3.28%) Incident Management
3 2 (3.28%) Information Management
4 1 (1.64%) E-Commerce
4 1 (1.64%) Facilities Management
4 1 (1.64%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (1.64%) Migration
4 1 (1.64%) Project Planning
4 1 (1.64%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.92%) SQL
2 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.64%) Python
2 1 (1.64%) Ruby
2 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.64%) VB
2 1 (1.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 33 (54.10%) CCNA
1 33 (54.10%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (37.70%) MCP
2 23 (37.70%) MCSE
2 23 (37.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (36.07%) MCITP
3 22 (36.07%) MCSA
3 22 (36.07%) MCTS
4 8 (13.11%) CCNP
5 6 (9.84%) Degree
6 4 (6.56%) CCA
6 4 (6.56%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (3.28%) HNC
7 2 (3.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.64%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.11%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (70.49%) Active Directory
2 33 (54.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (44.26%) Hyper-V
4 5 (8.20%) XenApp
5 4 (6.56%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (6.56%) vSphere
6 3 (4.92%) XenDesktop
7 2 (3.28%) BitLocker
7 2 (3.28%) Terminal Services
7 2 (3.28%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (9.84%) SCCM
2 2 (3.28%) SCOM
3 1 (1.64%) Nagios
3 1 (1.64%) SCDPM
3 1 (1.64%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 41 (67.21%) VMware
2 31 (50.82%) Cisco
3 26 (42.62%) Microsoft
4 11 (18.03%) Citrix
5 3 (4.92%) NetApp
6 2 (3.28%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.64%) Dell
7 1 (1.64%) Google
7 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
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