The first table below looks at the demand for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside 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 16 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 Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 69 59 72
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 4 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.59% 0.40% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.41% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 6
Average salary £41,250 £26,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.66% -38.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £26,500 £32,450
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £26,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Job Titles Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
649 489 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 95.72% 97.60% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 565 413 561
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Infrastructure Engineer
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Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in Merseyside

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 16 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
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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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Liverpool -15 4 £41,250 -
Infrastructure Engineer
North West

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (80.00%) Cisco
4 7 (70.00%) Firewall
4 7 (70.00%) WAN
4 7 (70.00%) vSphere
5 6 (60.00%) NetBackup
5 6 (60.00%) VLAN
5 6 (60.00%) VPN
5 6 (60.00%) Solaris
5 6 (60.00%) CheckPoint
5 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (60.00%) EMC
5 6 (60.00%) SAN
6 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
6 5 (50.00%) Linux
6 5 (50.00%) ITIL
6 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (30.00%) HP
8 3 (30.00%) SCCM
8 3 (30.00%) SCOM
8 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (20.00%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
9 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
1 7 (70.00%) WAN
2 6 (60.00%) VLAN
2 6 (60.00%) VPN
2 6 (60.00%) SAN
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
4 1 (10.00%) DNS
4 1 (10.00%) HTTP
4 1 (10.00%) Kerberos
4 1 (10.00%) IPsec
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Solaris
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) Wealth Management
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) High Availability
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCP
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) MCITP
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (70.00%) vSphere
3 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (10.00%) NFS
5 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (30.00%) SCCM
2 3 (30.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco
3 6 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (60.00%) EMC
4 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (30.00%) HP
7 2 (20.00%) Citrix
8 1 (10.00%) NetApp
8 1 (10.00%) Sage
8 1 (10.00%) Mitel
8 1 (10.00%) Facebook
8 1 (10.00%) Twitter