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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 154 160 153
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 43 32 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.15% 0.82% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 0.84% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 36 25 37
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £19,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £42,500 £44,100
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
3634 3791 3903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.22% 96.81% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3089 3148 3256
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -5 5 £37,000 -12.94%
Rochdale -6 4 £35,000 +32.07%
Salford - 2 £35,000 -
Stockport - 2 £38,000 -
Bury - 1 £42,500 -
Sale - 1 £35,500 -
Infrastructure Engineer
North West

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 64 (68.82%) VMware
2 61 (65.59%) Windows
3 60 (64.52%) Active Directory
4 43 (46.24%) Windows Server
5 41 (44.09%) Cisco
5 41 (44.09%) Microsoft
6 39 (41.94%) DNS
7 37 (39.78%) Hyper-V
8 35 (37.63%) VMware Infrastructure
9 34 (36.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 34 (36.56%) DHCP
10 33 (35.48%) Windows Server 2012
11 32 (34.41%) ITIL
12 30 (32.26%) MS Exchange
13 27 (29.03%) Firewall
13 27 (29.03%) PowerShell
14 23 (24.73%) MS Excel
15 20 (21.51%) LAN
15 20 (21.51%) NetApp
15 20 (21.51%) Exchange Server 2010
16 18 (19.35%) vSphere
16 18 (19.35%) Citrix
16 18 (19.35%) WAN
17 17 (18.28%) SQL
18 16 (17.20%) Office 365
18 16 (17.20%) VPN
19 15 (16.13%) Linux
19 15 (16.13%) XenApp
20 14 (15.05%) Exchange Server 2007
21 13 (13.98%) Data Centre

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 30 (32.26%) MS Exchange
2 20 (21.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (15.05%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (13.98%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (9.68%) SharePoint
6 7 (7.53%) IIS
6 7 (7.53%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.08%) IBM Domino
7 1 (1.08%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 23 (24.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.15%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.20%) Office 365
2 11 (11.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (8.60%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.15%) SaaS
4 2 (2.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (1.08%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.08%) IaaS
5 1 (1.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (41.94%) DNS
2 34 (36.56%) DHCP
3 27 (29.03%) Firewall
4 20 (21.51%) LAN
5 18 (19.35%) WAN
6 16 (17.20%) VPN
7 12 (12.90%) SAN
8 9 (9.68%) TCP/IP
9 8 (8.60%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (6.45%) WLAN
11 5 (5.38%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (5.38%) VLAN
12 4 (4.30%) VoIP
13 3 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
13 3 (3.23%) iSCSI
14 2 (2.15%) Fibre Channel
14 2 (2.15%) HTTP
14 2 (2.15%) NetScaler
14 2 (2.15%) Network Security
14 2 (2.15%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.98%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (5.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.08%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.08%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.08%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (7.53%) Manufacturing
1 7 (7.53%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.38%) Legal
3 4 (4.30%) Retail
4 2 (2.15%) Back Office
4 2 (2.15%) Finance
4 2 (2.15%) Publishing
5 1 (1.08%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.15%) Web Services
2 1 (1.08%) Flash
2 1 (1.08%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.98%) Data Centre
2 8 (8.60%) Replication
3 6 (6.45%) Clustering
4 5 (5.38%) FlexPod
5 4 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.23%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.15%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.15%) EMC VNX
7 2 (2.15%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.08%) iPad
8 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.08%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 61 (65.59%) Windows
2 43 (46.24%) Windows Server
3 34 (36.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (35.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (16.13%) Linux
6 9 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (7.53%) Windows 10
7 7 (7.53%) Windows 7
7 7 (7.53%) Windows 8
8 6 (6.45%) AIX
8 6 (6.45%) Unix
9 3 (3.23%) CentOS
9 3 (3.23%) Data ONTAP
10 2 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.15%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.08%) Debian
11 1 (1.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (34.41%) ITIL
2 7 (7.53%) Project Management
3 6 (6.45%) Configuration Management
3 6 (6.45%) ITIL V3
3 6 (6.45%) Migration
3 6 (6.45%) Service Management
4 4 (4.30%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (4.30%) Asset Management
4 4 (4.30%) Change Control
4 4 (4.30%) Compliance Audit
4 4 (4.30%) DevOps
4 4 (4.30%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (4.30%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 3 (3.23%) E-Commerce
5 3 (3.23%) Process Improvement
5 3 (3.23%) Resource Allocation
6 2 (2.15%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (2.15%) High Availability
6 2 (2.15%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (2.15%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (29.03%) PowerShell
2 17 (18.28%) SQL
3 4 (4.30%) Perl
4 3 (3.23%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.23%) Python
4 3 (3.23%) Ruby
5 2 (2.15%) VB
6 1 (1.08%) PHP
6 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (12.90%) MCSE
1 12 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (11.83%) CCNA
2 11 (11.83%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (8.60%) MCSA
4 5 (5.38%) CCNP
4 5 (5.38%) MCP
4 5 (5.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (4.30%) Degree
6 3 (3.23%) NCIE
7 1 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.08%) HNC
7 1 (1.08%) HND
7 1 (1.08%) MCITP
7 1 (1.08%) NCDA
7 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.08%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 60 (64.52%) Active Directory
2 37 (39.78%) Hyper-V
3 35 (37.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (19.35%) vSphere
5 15 (16.13%) XenApp
6 9 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (7.53%) XenDesktop
8 6 (6.45%) Forefront TMG
9 5 (5.38%) ISA Server
10 4 (4.30%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (3.23%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (2.15%) VMware ESX
13 1 (1.08%) Firmware
13 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (1.08%) NFS
13 1 (1.08%) vCloud
13 1 (1.08%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 12 (12.90%) SCCM
2 9 (9.68%) WSUS
3 7 (7.53%) Puppet
4 6 (6.45%) AirWatch
5 5 (5.38%) Backup Exec
5 5 (5.38%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (4.30%) Ansible
6 4 (4.30%) Nagios
6 4 (4.30%) SCVMM
7 2 (2.15%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (1.08%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (1.08%) Cobbler
8 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (1.08%) MIIS
8 1 (1.08%) PowerCLI
8 1 (1.08%) RANCID
8 1 (1.08%) SCOM
8 1 (1.08%) SCSM
8 1 (1.08%) Simpana
Vendors
1 64 (68.82%) VMware
2 41 (44.09%) Cisco
2 41 (44.09%) Microsoft
3 20 (21.51%) NetApp
4 18 (19.35%) Citrix
5 11 (11.83%) Veeam
6 10 (10.75%) Dell
6 10 (10.75%) Nimble Storage
7 7 (7.53%) Forcepoint
8 5 (5.38%) HP
8 5 (5.38%) Juniper
8 5 (5.38%) SonicWALL
9 4 (4.30%) EMC
9 4 (4.30%) EqualLogic
10 3 (3.23%) Intel Security
10 3 (3.23%) Meraki
11 2 (2.15%) Polycom
11 2 (2.15%) Sophos
12 1 (1.08%) CommVault
12 1 (1.08%) Hitachi
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