The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Support Engineer
Rank - 180 186
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Engineer 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.026% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.028% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Infrastructure Support 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
3871 3567 3670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.30% 94.12% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3233 3108 3224
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Engineer in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Engineer across the Manchester region.

Infrastructure Support Engineer Salary Trend in Manchester

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Infrastructure Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
3 9 (69.23%) WAN
3 9 (69.23%) Cisco
3 9 (69.23%) LAN
4 7 (53.85%) WLAN
4 7 (53.85%) SharePoint
4 7 (53.85%) SQL
4 7 (53.85%) McAfee
4 7 (53.85%) McAfee ePO
4 7 (53.85%) Coaching
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) Citrix
6 3 (23.08%) ITIL
6 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
6 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
7 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (15.38%) Change Control
7 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
7 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (15.38%) SCCM
7 2 (15.38%) SCOM
7 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (7.69%) SAN

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Infrastructure Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (53.85%) SharePoint
2 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (7.69%) IIS
4 1 (7.69%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) LAN
1 9 (69.23%) WAN
2 7 (53.85%) WLAN
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) NHS
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Coaching
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Change Control
4 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) BS7799
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (15.38%) SCCM
2 2 (15.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco
3 7 (53.85%) McAfee
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) Citrix
5 1 (7.69%) NetApp