The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Chester 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 43 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 2 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.74% - 5.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% - 5.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
Average salary £38,500 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
Infrastructure Engineer
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester 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
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
240 242 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 88.89% 96.41% 93.85%
Number of salaries quoted 166 180 152
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Chester region.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in Chester

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (25.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) ProCurve
3 1 (25.00%) HP SIM
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Thin Client

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (25.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) ProCurve
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £36000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago