The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 57 52 53
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 5 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.98% 1.36% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 1.37% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 2
Average salary £27,500 £28,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £38,400 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -
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 Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
492 439 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 96.47% 99.32% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 429 377 405
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in Lancashire

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco
3 7 (70.00%) HP
4 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (60.00%) WAN
4 6 (60.00%) Windows
4 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
4 6 (60.00%) vSphere
4 6 (60.00%) Office 365
5 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (50.00%) Firewall
5 5 (50.00%) LAN
5 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (50.00%) DHCP
5 5 (50.00%) DNS
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
5 5 (50.00%) WMI
5 5 (50.00%) WatchGuard
5 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 5 (50.00%) Sophos
6 4 (40.00%) Citrix
7 3 (30.00%) NetApp
7 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (20.00%) Dell
9 1 (10.00%) Nortel
9 1 (10.00%) MS Office

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) WAN
2 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) LAN
2 5 (50.00%) DHCP
2 5 (50.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) PBX
3 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
1 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (60.00%) vSphere
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) WMI
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco
3 7 (70.00%) HP
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) WatchGuard
4 5 (50.00%) Sophos
5 4 (40.00%) Citrix
6 3 (30.00%) NetApp
7 2 (20.00%) Dell
8 1 (10.00%) Nortel
8 1 (10.00%) Avaya
Chorley, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago