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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 144 157 153
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 42 23 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.02% 0.59% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.63% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 41 19 20
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,800 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +8.57%
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
3916 3665 3639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.98% 94.61% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3244 3210 3202
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
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 Manchester

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

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 2 September 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 2 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
Stockport -4 1 £26,750 -17.69% 1
Altrincham - 1 £22,500 -
Bolton - 1 £32,500 -
Infrastructure Engineer
North West

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 62 (78.48%) Windows
2 58 (73.42%) Active Directory
3 56 (70.89%) VMware
4 49 (62.03%) Microsoft
5 42 (53.16%) Hyper-V
6 37 (46.84%) Citrix
7 35 (44.30%) VMware Infrastructure
8 33 (41.77%) Cisco
9 31 (39.24%) SAN
10 25 (31.65%) WAN
10 25 (31.65%) LAN
10 25 (31.65%) vSphere
11 24 (30.38%) XenDesktop
11 24 (30.38%) Windows Server 2012
11 24 (30.38%) SQL
11 24 (30.38%) Microsoft Certification
12 22 (27.85%) ITIL
13 21 (26.58%) MS Exchange
13 21 (26.58%) Windows Server 2008
13 21 (26.58%) XenApp
14 19 (24.05%) Firewall
15 18 (22.78%) NetApp
16 17 (21.52%) CCA
16 17 (21.52%) Citrix Certification
16 17 (21.52%) MS Excel
17 16 (20.25%) SharePoint
17 16 (20.25%) HP
18 15 (18.99%) Windows Server 2003
18 15 (18.99%) NAS
18 15 (18.99%) Exchange Server 2010

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 21 (26.58%) MS Exchange
2 16 (20.25%) SharePoint
3 15 (18.99%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (16.46%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (16.46%) IIS
4 13 (16.46%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (10.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (10.13%) Lync
6 5 (6.33%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (2.53%) Apache
8 1 (1.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (21.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.13%) Office 365
2 1 (1.27%) IaaS
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (39.24%) SAN
2 25 (31.65%) LAN
2 25 (31.65%) WAN
3 19 (24.05%) Firewall
4 15 (18.99%) NAS
5 12 (15.19%) NetScaler
6 11 (13.92%) iSCSI
7 9 (11.39%) DNS
8 8 (10.13%) VPN
9 7 (8.86%) WLAN
9 7 (8.86%) DHCP
9 7 (8.86%) VLAN
10 5 (6.33%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (6.33%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (6.33%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (6.33%) VoIP
10 5 (6.33%) Unified Communications
11 4 (5.06%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (3.80%) Internet
13 2 (2.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.19%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (8.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.53%) MySQL
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (3.80%) Legal
2 2 (2.53%) Finance
2 2 (2.53%) Law
3 1 (1.27%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.53%) HTML
1 2 (2.53%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.13%) CMDB
2 5 (6.33%) Clustering
3 3 (3.80%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.27%) NHS
4 1 (1.27%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 62 (78.48%) Windows
2 24 (30.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (26.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (18.99%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (17.72%) Windows 7
6 8 (10.13%) Windows 8
7 7 (8.86%) Linux
7 7 (8.86%) Windows XP
8 3 (3.80%) AIX
9 2 (2.53%) Debian
9 2 (2.53%) UNIX
10 1 (1.27%) HPUX
10 1 (1.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.85%) ITIL
2 9 (11.39%) Project Management
3 8 (10.13%) Configuration Management
4 7 (8.86%) Coaching
5 6 (7.59%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (6.33%) Migration
6 5 (6.33%) Information Security
7 4 (5.06%) Network Architecture
8 3 (3.80%) Change Control
8 3 (3.80%) Problem Management
8 3 (3.80%) Data Protection
8 3 (3.80%) Change Management
9 2 (2.53%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.53%) Business Continuity
9 2 (2.53%) Risk Management
9 2 (2.53%) Project Planning
9 2 (2.53%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (2.53%) Strategic Planning
10 1 (1.27%) Incident Management
10 1 (1.27%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (30.38%) SQL
2 8 (10.13%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.53%) VBScript
3 2 (2.53%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.53%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (30.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (21.52%) CCA
2 17 (21.52%) Citrix Certification
3 13 (16.46%) MCSE
4 9 (11.39%) CCNA
4 9 (11.39%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (10.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (8.86%) SC Cleared
6 7 (8.86%) Security Cleared
7 5 (6.33%) Degree
8 3 (3.80%) CCEA
8 3 (3.80%) VCP4
8 3 (3.80%) MCTS
8 3 (3.80%) MCITP
8 3 (3.80%) MCP
8 3 (3.80%) VCP5
9 2 (2.53%) NCDA
10 1 (1.27%) CCIE
10 1 (1.27%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (2.53%) BS7799
System Software
1 58 (73.42%) Active Directory
2 42 (53.16%) Hyper-V
3 35 (44.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (31.65%) vSphere
5 24 (30.38%) XenDesktop
6 21 (26.58%) XenApp
7 3 (3.80%) NFS
7 3 (3.80%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.53%) vCloud
8 2 (2.53%) Squid
8 2 (2.53%) XenServer
9 1 (1.27%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.27%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 11 (13.92%) SCCM
2 9 (11.39%) SCOM
3 7 (8.86%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (6.33%) SCDPM
4 5 (6.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 5 (6.33%) SCVMM
5 3 (3.80%) WSUS
6 2 (2.53%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.27%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 56 (70.89%) VMware
2 49 (62.03%) Microsoft
3 37 (46.84%) Citrix
4 33 (41.77%) Cisco
5 18 (22.78%) NetApp
6 16 (20.25%) HP
7 7 (8.86%) McAfee
8 5 (6.33%) Fortinet
9 4 (5.06%) Dell
10 3 (3.80%) WatchGuard
11 2 (2.53%) ProCurve
11 2 (2.53%) EMC
11 2 (2.53%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.53%) Symantec
12 1 (1.27%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.27%) IBM
12 1 (1.27%) Mitel
12 1 (1.27%) Brocade
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