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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 143 138 162
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +24
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 37 48 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.03% 1.20% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 1.27% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 34 47 22
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £45,600 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
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 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
3402 3786 3910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.16% 94.46% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2827 3135 3383
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £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 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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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
Bolton - 8 £41,250 -
Stockport +7 2 £26,000 -2.80%
Salford - 2 £26,000 -
Altrincham +6 1 £37,500 +66.66%
Infrastructure Engineer
North West

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 60 (74.07%) Windows
2 57 (70.37%) VMware
3 46 (56.79%) Microsoft
4 41 (50.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 36 (44.44%) Active Directory
6 35 (43.21%) Cisco
7 27 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 25 (30.86%) Citrix
9 24 (29.63%) DNS
10 23 (28.40%) Windows Server 2012
11 21 (25.93%) Office 365
11 21 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
11 21 (25.93%) DHCP
12 18 (22.22%) HP
12 18 (22.22%) SAN
12 18 (22.22%) Firewall
13 17 (20.99%) NetApp
13 17 (20.99%) Microsoft Certification
13 17 (20.99%) MS Excel
13 17 (20.99%) SQL Server
14 16 (19.75%) Linux
15 15 (18.52%) VPN
16 14 (17.28%) VoIP
16 14 (17.28%) Hyper-V
16 14 (17.28%) XenDesktop
16 14 (17.28%) Exchange Server 2010
17 13 (16.05%) Data Centre
17 13 (16.05%) WAN
17 13 (16.05%) ITIL
18 12 (14.81%) TCP/IP

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 27 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 14 (17.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (13.58%) SharePoint
4 9 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (6.17%) Lync
5 5 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (4.94%) nginx
6 4 (4.94%) Apache
7 3 (3.70%) IIS
7 3 (3.70%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (1.23%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (20.99%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.41%) MS Office
3 5 (6.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 21 (25.93%) Office 365
2 10 (12.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.70%) SaaS
4 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (29.63%) DNS
2 21 (25.93%) DHCP
3 18 (22.22%) SAN
3 18 (22.22%) Firewall
4 15 (18.52%) VPN
5 14 (17.28%) VoIP
6 13 (16.05%) WAN
7 12 (14.81%) TCP/IP
8 11 (13.58%) LAN
9 7 (8.64%) WLAN
9 7 (8.64%) MPLS
9 7 (8.64%) VLAN
10 5 (6.17%) VPLS
10 5 (6.17%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (6.17%) BGP
10 5 (6.17%) PSTN
10 5 (6.17%) ISDN
11 4 (4.94%) NetScaler
12 3 (3.70%) Network Security
12 3 (3.70%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.99%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.17%) MySQL
3 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Subversion
1 3 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (6.17%) Retail
2 2 (2.47%) Advertising
2 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.23%) Finance
3 1 (1.23%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.70%) LAMP
2 1 (1.23%) XMPP
2 1 (1.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.05%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.94%) Client/Server
2 4 (4.94%) Replication
3 3 (3.70%) FlexPod
3 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.47%) Derivative
4 2 (2.47%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.47%) iPhone
4 2 (2.47%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.23%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.23%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 60 (74.07%) Windows
2 23 (28.40%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (19.75%) Linux
5 8 (9.88%) Windows 7
5 8 (9.88%) Windows 8
6 7 (8.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.70%) Android
7 3 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.47%) UNIX
8 2 (2.47%) SUSE
8 2 (2.47%) AIX
8 2 (2.47%) HPUX
8 2 (2.47%) Solaris
9 1 (1.23%) Debian
9 1 (1.23%) Fedora
9 1 (1.23%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.23%) CentOS
9 1 (1.23%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.05%) ITIL
2 12 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (7.41%) Migration
5 4 (4.94%) Incident Management
5 4 (4.94%) Project Management
6 3 (3.70%) Web Development
6 3 (3.70%) Load Balancing
7 2 (2.47%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (2.47%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.47%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.47%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.47%) Network Architecture
8 1 (1.23%) Network Management
8 1 (1.23%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.23%) Software Deployment
8 1 (1.23%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.23%) DevOps
8 1 (1.23%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.23%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.88%) PowerShell
2 5 (6.17%) VB
2 5 (6.17%) PHP
2 5 (6.17%) SQL
2 5 (6.17%) Ruby
3 4 (4.94%) Python
4 3 (3.70%) Shell Script
4 3 (3.70%) Perl
5 2 (2.47%) AWK
5 2 (2.47%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.47%) sed
6 1 (1.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (20.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (8.64%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (8.64%) CCNA
4 6 (7.41%) MCSE
4 6 (7.41%) MCSA
4 6 (7.41%) CCNP
4 6 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (6.17%) MCITP
5 5 (6.17%) CCA
6 4 (4.94%) CCENT
6 4 (4.94%) MCDST
6 4 (4.94%) MCTS
7 2 (2.47%) NCDA
7 2 (2.47%) CCIE
8 1 (1.23%) MCP
8 1 (1.23%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (50.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 14 (17.28%) XenDesktop
3 14 (17.28%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.17%) XenApp
5 2 (2.47%) vSphere
5 2 (2.47%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.23%) VirtualBox
6 1 (1.23%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (6.17%) XenMobile
2 4 (4.94%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.94%) Nagios
3 3 (3.70%) Puppet
3 3 (3.70%) Opsview
4 2 (2.47%) Cisco LMS
5 1 (1.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.23%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.23%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.23%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.23%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.23%) WSUS
5 1 (1.23%) SCCM
5 1 (1.23%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 57 (70.37%) VMware
2 46 (56.79%) Microsoft
3 35 (43.21%) Cisco
4 25 (30.86%) Citrix
5 18 (22.22%) HP
6 17 (20.99%) NetApp
7 3 (3.70%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.70%) EMC
8 2 (2.47%) AppSense
8 2 (2.47%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.47%) Symantec
9 1 (1.23%) Dell
9 1 (1.23%) IBM
9 1 (1.23%) Oracle
9 1 (1.23%) Veeam
9 1 (1.23%) Intel
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago