The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 156 169 146
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -23
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 30 20 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.74% 0.49% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.51% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 28 18 19
Average salary £27,125 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £28,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £39,300 £41,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3838 3919 3639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.84% 95.52% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3197 3379 3291
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Infrastructure Engineer
North West

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 6 £25,875 - 1
Wigan - 1 £20,500 -
Altrincham - 1 £41,250 - 1
Infrastructure Engineer
North West

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 38 (90.48%) Windows
2 28 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 27 (64.29%) Microsoft
4 23 (54.76%) VMware
5 21 (50.00%) LAN
6 20 (47.62%) WAN
7 19 (45.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (42.86%) SAN
8 18 (42.86%) MS Exchange
8 18 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (40.48%) SQL
10 15 (35.71%) MS Excel
11 14 (33.33%) Cisco
11 14 (33.33%) Hyper-V
12 13 (30.95%) Firewall
13 12 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (28.57%) Windows XP
13 12 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
14 11 (26.19%) vSphere
14 11 (26.19%) NetApp
15 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
15 10 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2007
15 10 (23.81%) SCCM
16 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
16 9 (21.43%) SharePoint
16 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
16 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
17 8 (19.05%) Windows 7
17 8 (19.05%) MS Office
17 8 (19.05%) Citrix

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 18 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 12 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (21.43%) SharePoint
5 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (7.14%) Apache
8 2 (4.76%) Lync
8 2 (4.76%) IIS
9 1 (2.38%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 15 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 8 (19.05%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (50.00%) LAN
2 20 (47.62%) WAN
3 18 (42.86%) SAN
4 13 (30.95%) Firewall
5 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
6 7 (16.67%) WLAN
7 6 (14.29%) VPN
8 5 (11.90%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (9.52%) DNS
9 4 (9.52%) DHCP
9 4 (9.52%) iSCSI
10 3 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (4.76%) SSL
11 2 (4.76%) VLAN
12 1 (2.38%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (2.38%) HTTP
12 1 (2.38%) Internet
12 1 (2.38%) DMZ
12 1 (2.38%) NAS
12 1 (2.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (7.14%) MySQL
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 1 (2.38%) Banking
1 1 (2.38%) Billing
1 1 (2.38%) Finance
1 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) CSS
1 3 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (2.38%) Middleware
2 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Clustering
2 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.38%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 38 (90.48%) Windows
2 19 (45.24%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (28.57%) Windows XP
5 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (19.05%) Windows 7
7 7 (16.67%) Linux
8 6 (14.29%) Windows 8
9 3 (7.14%) Debian
9 3 (7.14%) UNIX
10 2 (4.76%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (4.76%) AIX
10 2 (4.76%) HPUX
10 2 (4.76%) Solaris
10 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.67%) ITIL
2 6 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 5 (11.90%) Strategic Planning
4 3 (7.14%) Project Planning
4 3 (7.14%) Risk Management
4 3 (7.14%) Migration
5 2 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (4.76%) High Availability
5 2 (4.76%) ERP
5 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.76%) Project Management
5 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.76%) Service Management
5 2 (4.76%) ITSM
5 2 (4.76%) Change Management
6 1 (2.38%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.38%) Investment Management
6 1 (2.38%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.38%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (40.48%) SQL
2 6 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.14%) VBScript
3 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.14%) Perl
4 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.90%) MCTS
2 5 (11.90%) MCSE
2 5 (11.90%) MCSA
3 4 (9.52%) MCP
3 4 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (9.52%) Degree
4 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.76%) CCNA
4 2 (4.76%) MCITP
4 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.38%) CCNP
5 1 (2.38%) CCA
5 1 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.38%) CCEA
5 1 (2.38%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
1 1 (2.38%) BS7799
System Software
1 28 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 14 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 12 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (26.19%) vSphere
5 4 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (7.14%) Squid
6 3 (7.14%) VMware ESX
6 3 (7.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (23.81%) SCCM
2 7 (16.67%) SCOM
2 7 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (7.14%) WSUS
3 3 (7.14%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.38%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.38%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 27 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 23 (54.76%) VMware
3 14 (33.33%) Cisco
4 11 (26.19%) NetApp
5 8 (19.05%) Citrix
6 7 (16.67%) HP
6 7 (16.67%) McAfee
7 5 (11.90%) Red Hat
8 4 (9.52%) WatchGuard
9 3 (7.14%) Symantec
9 3 (7.14%) ProCurve
9 3 (7.14%) EMC
10 2 (4.76%) Oracle
11 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint
11 1 (2.38%) F5
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