The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Infrastructure Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 141 154 144
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 42 39 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.16% 1.09% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 1.12% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 34 36 45
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,747 £26,000 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,050 £42,500 £43,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
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 Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3522 3476 3833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.56% 96.77% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2982 2881 3120
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in Manchester

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Manchester

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton -10 5 £38,750 -6.06%
Bury - 5 £37,500 -
Salford +12 3 £35,000 +10.23%
Altrincham +5 2 - -
Sale - 2 £32,500 -
Rochdale - 1 £46,000 - 1
Infrastructure Engineer
North West

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, Infrastructure Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 69 (74.19%) VMware
2 67 (72.04%) Windows
3 64 (68.82%) Active Directory
4 52 (55.91%) Windows Server
5 51 (54.84%) Microsoft
6 45 (48.39%) Cisco
7 34 (36.56%) VMware Infrastructure
8 33 (35.48%) DNS
9 31 (33.33%) DHCP
9 31 (33.33%) Hyper-V
10 29 (31.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 29 (31.18%) Windows Server 2012
11 28 (30.11%) MS Exchange
12 25 (26.88%) MS Excel
12 25 (26.88%) Firewall
13 24 (25.81%) NetApp
14 23 (24.73%) ITIL
14 23 (24.73%) PowerShell
15 20 (21.51%) Citrix
16 17 (18.28%) Microsoft Certification
16 17 (18.28%) MCSE
16 17 (18.28%) Exchange Server 2010
16 17 (18.28%) Office 365
17 15 (16.13%) WAN
17 15 (16.13%) SAN
18 14 (15.05%) vSphere
18 14 (15.05%) Veeam
18 14 (15.05%) Microsoft Azure
19 13 (13.98%) LAN
19 13 (13.98%) SQL

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (30.11%) MS Exchange
2 17 (18.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (10.75%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (7.53%) IIS
6 6 (6.45%) SharePoint
7 4 (4.30%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 25 (26.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (18.28%) Office 365
2 14 (15.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (35.48%) DNS
2 31 (33.33%) DHCP
3 25 (26.88%) Firewall
4 15 (16.13%) SAN
4 15 (16.13%) WAN
5 13 (13.98%) LAN
6 12 (12.90%) VPN
7 8 (8.60%) TCP/IP
8 7 (7.53%) VLAN
9 5 (5.38%) Network Security
9 5 (5.38%) VoIP
10 4 (4.30%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (4.30%) WLAN
11 3 (3.23%) iSCSI
11 3 (3.23%) NetScaler
12 2 (2.15%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (2.15%) HTTP
12 2 (2.15%) Remote Desktop
12 2 (2.15%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (1.08%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (7.53%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.30%) Legal
2 4 (4.30%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.15%) Back Office
3 2 (2.15%) Publishing
3 2 (2.15%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.08%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.90%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.45%) Clustering
2 6 (6.45%) Replication
3 5 (5.38%) FlexPod
4 4 (4.30%) EqualLogic
5 3 (3.23%) Private Cloud
5 3 (3.23%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.15%) EMC VNX
6 2 (2.15%) iPad
7 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.08%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 67 (72.04%) Windows
2 52 (55.91%) Windows Server
3 29 (31.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (31.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (11.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (10.75%) Windows 10
5 10 (10.75%) Windows 7
6 9 (9.68%) Windows 8
7 8 (8.60%) Linux
8 5 (5.38%) Data ONTAP
9 4 (4.30%) AIX
9 4 (4.30%) Unix
10 2 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.08%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (24.73%) ITIL
2 10 (10.75%) Migration
3 8 (8.60%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (6.45%) Mentoring
5 4 (4.30%) Asset Management
5 4 (4.30%) Change Control
5 4 (4.30%) Data Management
5 4 (4.30%) ITIL V3
5 4 (4.30%) Server Virtualisation
5 4 (4.30%) Service Management
5 4 (4.30%) Software Licensing
6 3 (3.23%) Configuration Management
6 3 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (3.23%) Process Improvement
6 3 (3.23%) Project Management
6 3 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (3.23%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 2 (2.15%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (2.15%) High Availability
7 2 (2.15%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 23 (24.73%) PowerShell
2 13 (13.98%) SQL
3 4 (4.30%) C
3 4 (4.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (18.28%) MCSE
1 17 (18.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (12.90%) MCSA
3 11 (11.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (10.75%) CCNA
4 10 (10.75%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (8.60%) MCP
6 7 (7.53%) MCTS
7 5 (5.38%) NCDA
8 4 (4.30%) CCA
8 4 (4.30%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (3.23%) Degree
9 3 (3.23%) HNC
9 3 (3.23%) HND
9 3 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (3.23%) MCITP
10 1 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (1.08%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) SLA
System Software
1 64 (68.82%) Active Directory
2 34 (36.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 14 (15.05%) vSphere
5 11 (11.83%) XenApp
6 9 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (8.60%) XenDesktop
8 6 (6.45%) Forefront TMG
8 6 (6.45%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (5.38%) ISA Server
10 3 (3.23%) XenServer
11 1 (1.08%) NFS
11 1 (1.08%) vCloud
11 1 (1.08%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (1.08%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (13.98%) SCCM
2 7 (7.53%) WSUS
3 4 (4.30%) Backup Exec
3 4 (4.30%) SCVMM
4 3 (3.23%) AirWatch
5 2 (2.15%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (2.15%) Nagios
6 1 (1.08%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.08%) Puppet
6 1 (1.08%) RANCID
6 1 (1.08%) vRealize
6 1 (1.08%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 69 (74.19%) VMware
2 51 (54.84%) Microsoft
3 45 (48.39%) Cisco
4 24 (25.81%) NetApp
5 20 (21.51%) Citrix
6 14 (15.05%) Veeam
7 9 (9.68%) Dell
7 9 (9.68%) Nimble Storage
8 7 (7.53%) HP
9 6 (6.45%) Forcepoint
10 5 (5.38%) EMC
10 5 (5.38%) Juniper
11 4 (4.30%) Intel Security
11 4 (4.30%) Sophos
11 4 (4.30%) Symantec
12 2 (2.15%) Meraki
12 2 (2.15%) Polycom
13 1 (1.08%) 3PAR
13 1 (1.08%) Barracuda Networks
13 1 (1.08%) Dell Compellent
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Up to £46,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago