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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
North West / Manchester
Rank 158 125 147
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 41 53 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.07% 1.62% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 1.66% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 40 47 44
Median salary £37,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £44,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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
3690 3188 3746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.67% 97.25% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3089 2635 3152
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017. 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 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 -12 6 £35,000 +7.69%
Stockport +7 2 £47,500 +26.66%
Salford - 1 £30,000 -
Infrastructure Engineer
North West

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 90 (75.00%) Windows
2 88 (73.33%) VMware
3 83 (69.17%) Active Directory
4 58 (48.33%) Windows Server
5 55 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 54 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 52 (43.33%) Microsoft
8 48 (40.00%) DNS
9 46 (38.33%) ITIL
10 39 (32.50%) DHCP
11 38 (31.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 35 (29.17%) Cisco
13 31 (25.83%) Firewall
14 29 (24.17%) LAN
15 28 (23.33%) Citrix
16 27 (22.50%) Data Centre
17 26 (21.67%) Hyper-V
18 25 (20.83%) SQL Server
19 23 (19.17%) Microsoft Certification
20 22 (18.33%) MCSE
20 22 (18.33%) MS Exchange
20 22 (18.33%) MS Excel
20 22 (18.33%) VMware ESXi
21 21 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
22 20 (16.67%) WAN
23 19 (15.83%) SQL
24 18 (15.00%) Linux
25 16 (13.33%) CCNA
25 16 (13.33%) Migration
25 16 (13.33%) PowerShell

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 22 (18.33%) MS Exchange
2 14 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (4.17%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.67%) IIS
7 1 (0.83%) DNN
7 1 (0.83%) nginx
7 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.83%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.83%) WebLogic
Applications
1 22 (18.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (8.33%) Office 365
3 8 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (4.17%) IaaS
4 5 (4.17%) PaaS
5 2 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (40.00%) DNS
2 39 (32.50%) DHCP
3 31 (25.83%) Firewall
4 29 (24.17%) LAN
5 20 (16.67%) WAN
6 14 (11.67%) Wi-Fi
7 12 (10.00%) VLAN
8 11 (9.17%) SAN
9 8 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
10 7 (5.83%) TCP/IP
11 6 (5.00%) VPN
12 5 (4.17%) WLAN
13 3 (2.50%) BGP
13 3 (2.50%) Cisco Nexus
13 3 (2.50%) IPv6
14 2 (1.67%) Cisco ASA
14 2 (1.67%) Cisco ISE
14 2 (1.67%) IP Telephony
14 2 (1.67%) MPLS
14 2 (1.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.83%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (9.17%) Jenkins
2 8 (6.67%) InstallShield
2 8 (6.67%) MSI
3 4 (3.33%) Selenium
4 3 (2.50%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.50%) Mercurial
4 3 (2.50%) TeamCity
4 3 (2.50%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.67%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.83%) Ant
6 1 (0.83%) Gradle
6 1 (0.83%) Maven
General
1 3 (2.50%) Finance
2 2 (1.67%) Games
2 2 (1.67%) Legal
2 2 (1.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.83%) Advertising
3 1 (0.83%) Back Office
3 1 (0.83%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.50%) Web Services
2 1 (0.83%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.83%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (22.50%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.83%) iPad
3 6 (5.00%) Replication
4 2 (1.67%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.83%) Blog
5 1 (0.83%) Clustering
5 1 (0.83%) HP Storage
5 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.83%) NHS
5 1 (0.83%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.83%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.83%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 90 (75.00%) Windows
2 58 (48.33%) Windows Server
3 55 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 38 (31.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (15.00%) Linux
6 8 (6.67%) Windows 7
7 7 (5.83%) Data ONTAP
8 6 (5.00%) CentOS
9 5 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (4.17%) Windows 10
9 5 (4.17%) Windows 8
9 5 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (2.50%) Debian
10 3 (2.50%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.67%) Solaris
12 1 (0.83%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (38.33%) ITIL
2 16 (13.33%) Migration
3 14 (11.67%) Service Management
4 10 (8.33%) DevOps
5 8 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (6.67%) Application Packaging
5 8 (6.67%) Application Virtualisation
5 8 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (5.83%) Configuration Management
6 7 (5.83%) Kanban
7 6 (5.00%) Data Protection
8 4 (3.33%) Analytics
8 4 (3.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (3.33%) PRINCE2
8 4 (3.33%) Resource Allocation
8 4 (3.33%) Scrum
8 4 (3.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 3 (2.50%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 3 (2.50%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (15.83%) SQL
2 16 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.50%) Perl
4 2 (1.67%) PHP
4 2 (1.67%) Python
4 2 (1.67%) Ruby
4 2 (1.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.83%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (19.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (18.33%) MCSE
3 21 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (13.33%) CCNA
5 13 (10.83%) CCNP
5 13 (10.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (8.33%) MCP
7 9 (7.50%) Security Cleared
8 8 (6.67%) BC Cleared
9 7 (5.83%) NCIE
10 3 (2.50%) CCSE
10 3 (2.50%) MCSA
11 2 (1.67%) CCA
11 2 (1.67%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.83%) CCIE
12 1 (0.83%) HNC
12 1 (0.83%) HND
12 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.83%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 83 (69.17%) Active Directory
2 54 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (21.67%) Hyper-V
4 22 (18.33%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (11.67%) vSphere
6 12 (10.00%) VMware Server
7 8 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (4.17%) VMware ESX
9 4 (3.33%) Docker
9 4 (3.33%) VirtualBox
10 3 (2.50%) XenApp
11 2 (1.67%) Terminal Services
11 2 (1.67%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.83%) Firmware
12 1 (0.83%) KVM
12 1 (0.83%) Varnish
12 1 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (10.83%) SCCM
2 9 (7.50%) WSUS
3 8 (6.67%) Nagios
3 8 (6.67%) SCOrch
4 7 (5.83%) Puppet
5 6 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (2.50%) Ansible
7 2 (1.67%) Cobbler
7 2 (1.67%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.83%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.83%) Cacti
8 1 (0.83%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.83%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.83%) IBM BigFix
8 1 (0.83%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.83%) Netcool
8 1 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.83%) Plesk
8 1 (0.83%) SCOM
8 1 (0.83%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 88 (73.33%) VMware
2 52 (43.33%) Microsoft
3 35 (29.17%) Cisco
4 28 (23.33%) Citrix
5 10 (8.33%) Juniper
5 10 (8.33%) NetApp
6 9 (7.50%) SonicWALL
7 7 (5.83%) HP
7 7 (5.83%) Veeam
8 6 (5.00%) Dell
8 6 (5.00%) Intel Security
8 6 (5.00%) Red Hat
9 4 (3.33%) Forcepoint
9 4 (3.33%) Meraki
10 3 (2.50%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.67%) SolarWinds
12 1 (0.83%) Barracuda Networks
12 1 (0.83%) Draytek
12 1 (0.83%) Polycom
12 1 (0.83%) WatchGuard
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