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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
North West / Manchester
Rank 135 129 143
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 60 45 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.63% 1.40% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 1.46% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 56 44 43
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £32,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
3558 3091 3805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.87% 96.08% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3067 2584 3286
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 £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 20 January 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 20 January 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 9 £35,000 +6.06%
Stockport +15 4 £43,750 +16.66%
Bury - 3 £37,500 -
Rochdale - 3 £40,000 -
Sale - 3 £28,500 -
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 £33,000 -
Infrastructure Engineer
North West

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 86 (71.67%) Windows
2 84 (70.00%) VMware
3 81 (67.50%) Active Directory
4 56 (46.67%) Windows Server
5 52 (43.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 51 (42.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 50 (41.67%) Microsoft
8 47 (39.17%) DNS
8 47 (39.17%) ITIL
9 41 (34.17%) DHCP
10 40 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 36 (30.00%) Cisco
12 32 (26.67%) LAN
12 32 (26.67%) Firewall
13 30 (25.00%) Citrix
14 29 (24.17%) Hyper-V
15 25 (20.83%) MS Exchange
16 23 (19.17%) WAN
16 23 (19.17%) Data Centre
17 22 (18.33%) MS Excel
17 22 (18.33%) SQL Server
17 22 (18.33%) Microsoft Certification
18 21 (17.50%) MCSE
18 21 (17.50%) PowerShell
19 20 (16.67%) Linux
20 19 (15.83%) Cisco Certification
21 18 (15.00%) SQL
22 17 (14.17%) CCNA
22 17 (14.17%) Exchange Server 2013
23 16 (13.33%) VMware ESXi

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 25 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 17 (14.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 15 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (6.67%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.67%) IIS
8 1 (0.83%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.83%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.83%) nginx
8 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.83%) Skype for Business
8 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 12 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (9.17%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (5.00%) Office 365
4 5 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (4.17%) IaaS
4 5 (4.17%) PaaS
5 2 (1.67%) SaaS
6 1 (0.83%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 47 (39.17%) DNS
2 41 (34.17%) DHCP
3 32 (26.67%) Firewall
3 32 (26.67%) LAN
4 23 (19.17%) WAN
5 15 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
6 13 (10.83%) SAN
7 12 (10.00%) VLAN
8 11 (9.17%) VPN
9 8 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
9 8 (6.67%) TCP/IP
10 6 (5.00%) WLAN
11 3 (2.50%) BGP
11 3 (2.50%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (2.50%) IP Telephony
11 3 (2.50%) IPv6
11 3 (2.50%) Network Security
12 2 (1.67%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (1.67%) Cisco ISE
12 2 (1.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.33%) 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 13 (10.83%) 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%) Manufacturing
1 3 (2.50%) Retail
2 2 (1.67%) Finance
2 2 (1.67%) Games
2 2 (1.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.83%) Advertising
3 1 (0.83%) Back Office
3 1 (0.83%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.33%) Web Services
2 1 (0.83%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.83%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (19.17%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.83%) Replication
3 5 (4.17%) iPad
4 4 (3.33%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.83%) HP Storage
6 1 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.83%) NHS
6 1 (0.83%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.83%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 86 (71.67%) Windows
2 56 (46.67%) Windows Server
3 52 (43.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 40 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (16.67%) Linux
6 8 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (5.83%) CentOS
7 7 (5.83%) Data ONTAP
7 7 (5.83%) Windows 7
8 6 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (3.33%) Unix
9 4 (3.33%) Windows 10
9 4 (3.33%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.50%) AIX
10 3 (2.50%) Debian
10 3 (2.50%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (39.17%) ITIL
2 16 (13.33%) Service Management
3 12 (10.00%) DevOps
4 10 (8.33%) Migration
5 9 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (6.67%) Application Packaging
6 8 (6.67%) Application Virtualisation
6 8 (6.67%) Configuration Management
7 7 (5.83%) Kanban
8 6 (5.00%) Data Protection
8 6 (5.00%) Project Management
9 5 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (4.17%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 4 (3.33%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (3.33%) ITIL V3
10 4 (3.33%) PRINCE2
10 4 (3.33%) Resource Allocation
10 4 (3.33%) Scrum
10 4 (3.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (17.50%) PowerShell
2 18 (15.00%) SQL
3 5 (4.17%) Perl
4 4 (3.33%) Python
4 4 (3.33%) Ruby
5 3 (2.50%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.67%) PHP
6 2 (1.67%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.83%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (18.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (17.50%) MCSE
3 19 (15.83%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (14.17%) CCNA
5 11 (9.17%) CCNP
6 10 (8.33%) Security Cleared
6 10 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (7.50%) MCP
8 8 (6.67%) BC Cleared
9 7 (5.83%) NCIE
10 3 (2.50%) Degree
11 2 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.67%) MCSA
11 2 (1.67%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.83%) CCA
12 1 (0.83%) CCIE
12 1 (0.83%) CCSE
12 1 (0.83%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.83%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.50%) SLA
3 2 (1.67%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 81 (67.50%) Active Directory
2 51 (42.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (24.17%) Hyper-V
4 16 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (12.50%) vSphere
6 10 (8.33%) VMware Server
7 8 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (5.00%) VMware ESX
8 6 (5.00%) XenApp
9 4 (3.33%) Docker
9 4 (3.33%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (3.33%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.83%) Firmware
10 1 (0.83%) KVM
10 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.83%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 15 (12.50%) SCCM
2 10 (8.33%) Puppet
3 8 (6.67%) Nagios
3 8 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (6.67%) SCOrch
3 8 (6.67%) WSUS
4 5 (4.17%) Ansible
5 3 (2.50%) AirWatch
6 2 (1.67%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.67%) Cobbler
6 2 (1.67%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.83%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.83%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.83%) MIIS
7 1 (0.83%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.83%) Plesk
7 1 (0.83%) SCOM
7 1 (0.83%) SCSM
Vendors
1 84 (70.00%) VMware
2 50 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 36 (30.00%) Cisco
4 30 (25.00%) Citrix
5 13 (10.83%) NetApp
6 10 (8.33%) Juniper
7 8 (6.67%) SonicWALL
7 8 (6.67%) Veeam
8 7 (5.83%) Dell
9 6 (5.00%) Intel Security
9 6 (5.00%) Red Hat
10 5 (4.17%) HP
11 4 (3.33%) Forcepoint
11 4 (3.33%) Meraki
12 2 (1.67%) SolarWinds
13 1 (0.83%) Barracuda Networks
13 1 (0.83%) Draytek
13 1 (0.83%) IronPort
13 1 (0.83%) Polycom
13 1 (0.83%) WatchGuard
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Posted: 7 hours ago
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