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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 135 165 151
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 48 14 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.23% 0.37% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 0.39% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 46 13 38
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 £32,560
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -10.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,250 £40,450
UK excluding London average salary £38,400 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -
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
3719 3562 4180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.04% 94.89% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3219 3110 3712
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
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 29 January 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 29 January 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
Stockport -6 3 £40,000 +60.00%
Oldham - 3 £37,500 -
Bolton - 2 £33,250 - 1
Cheadle - 2 £39,250 -
Altrincham - 1 £42,500 -
Infrastructure Engineer
North West

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 70 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 69 (81.18%) VMware
3 62 (72.94%) Windows
4 61 (71.76%) Microsoft
5 53 (62.35%) VMware Infrastructure
6 49 (57.65%) Hyper-V
7 48 (56.47%) Citrix
8 47 (55.29%) MS Exchange
9 41 (48.24%) Cisco
10 35 (41.18%) LAN
11 34 (40.00%) SAN
12 33 (38.82%) MS Excel
13 31 (36.47%) WAN
14 30 (35.29%) NetApp
14 30 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
15 28 (32.94%) Firewall
16 25 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
17 24 (28.24%) XenApp
17 24 (28.24%) Microsoft Certification
18 23 (27.06%) ITIL
18 23 (27.06%) XenDesktop
19 21 (24.71%) Exchange Server 2010
19 21 (24.71%) DHCP
19 21 (24.71%) HP
20 18 (21.18%) DNS
20 18 (21.18%) MCSE
21 17 (20.00%) IIS
21 17 (20.00%) CCA
21 17 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
21 17 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 47 (55.29%) MS Exchange
2 21 (24.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (20.00%) IIS
4 15 (17.65%) SharePoint
5 10 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (7.06%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (3.53%) IBM Notes
7 3 (3.53%) Lotus Domino
7 3 (3.53%) Lync
8 2 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (2.35%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.18%) Apache
9 1 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 33 (38.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.24%) Office 365
2 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (41.18%) LAN
2 34 (40.00%) SAN
3 31 (36.47%) WAN
4 28 (32.94%) Firewall
5 21 (24.71%) DHCP
6 18 (21.18%) DNS
7 16 (18.82%) VPN
7 16 (18.82%) NAS
8 11 (12.94%) NetScaler
9 10 (11.76%) VLAN
9 10 (11.76%) TCP/IP
10 9 (10.59%) iSCSI
11 6 (7.06%) VoIP
12 5 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
13 4 (4.71%) Unified Communications
13 4 (4.71%) Ethernet
13 4 (4.71%) IPv4
14 3 (3.53%) MPLS
14 3 (3.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
General
1 9 (10.59%) Legal
2 4 (4.71%) Manufacturing
2 4 (4.71%) Finance
3 2 (2.35%) Law
3 2 (2.35%) Billing
4 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.18%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.53%) X-Windows
2 2 (2.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.06%) EqualLogic
2 4 (4.71%) Clustering
3 3 (3.53%) Thin Client
3 3 (3.53%) Fat Client
3 3 (3.53%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.18%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 62 (72.94%) Windows
2 30 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 25 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (17.65%) Windows 8
6 10 (11.76%) Windows 7
7 8 (9.41%) Linux
8 7 (8.24%) Windows XP
9 4 (4.71%) Android
10 3 (3.53%) Mac OS X
11 2 (2.35%) UNIX
11 2 (2.35%) Solaris
12 1 (1.18%) HPUX
12 1 (1.18%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.06%) ITIL
2 14 (16.47%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (15.29%) Migration
4 5 (5.88%) Incident Management
5 4 (4.71%) Service Delivery
5 4 (4.71%) Business Continuity
5 4 (4.71%) Information Security
6 3 (3.53%) Change Management
6 3 (3.53%) Data Protection
6 3 (3.53%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (3.53%) Network Architecture
6 3 (3.53%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (3.53%) Coaching
7 2 (2.35%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (2.35%) Project Planning
8 1 (1.18%) PRINCE
8 1 (1.18%) Project Management
8 1 (1.18%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.18%) CRM
8 1 (1.18%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.59%) SQL
2 5 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.35%) C
4 1 (1.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (28.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (21.18%) MCSE
3 17 (20.00%) CCA
3 17 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
4 14 (16.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 12 (14.12%) MCSA
6 10 (11.76%) MCITP
7 7 (8.24%) CCNA
7 7 (8.24%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (4.71%) NCDA
8 4 (4.71%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (3.53%) MCTS
9 3 (3.53%) SC Cleared
9 3 (3.53%) Security Cleared
10 2 (2.35%) VCP5
10 2 (2.35%) VCP4
10 2 (2.35%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (2.35%) MCP
10 2 (2.35%) A+ Certification
10 2 (2.35%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) SLA
1 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 70 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 53 (62.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (57.65%) Hyper-V
4 24 (28.24%) XenApp
5 23 (27.06%) XenDesktop
6 15 (17.65%) vSphere
7 5 (5.88%) XenServer
8 4 (4.71%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (3.53%) Firmware
9 3 (3.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (2.35%) NFS
10 2 (2.35%) Terminal Services
11 1 (1.18%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 6 (7.06%) SCCM
1 6 (7.06%) SCOM
2 4 (4.71%) WSUS
3 3 (3.53%) SCVMM
3 3 (3.53%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.53%) SCDPM
3 3 (3.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (2.35%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.18%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 69 (81.18%) VMware
2 61 (71.76%) Microsoft
3 48 (56.47%) Citrix
4 41 (48.24%) Cisco
5 30 (35.29%) NetApp
6 21 (24.71%) HP
7 8 (9.41%) Dell
8 7 (8.24%) Symantec
9 6 (7.06%) Fortinet
10 5 (5.88%) Wyse
11 3 (3.53%) IBM
11 3 (3.53%) CommVault
11 3 (3.53%) Siemens
11 3 (3.53%) SolarWinds
12 2 (2.35%) 3PAR
12 2 (2.35%) ProCurve
12 2 (2.35%) Veeam
12 2 (2.35%) Mitel
12 2 (2.35%) CheckPoint
12 2 (2.35%) Juniper
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