The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Infrastructure Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 162 143 186
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +43
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 67 107 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.22% 1.76% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 1.82% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 50 90 60
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £26,800 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £45,000 £41,375
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Infrastructure Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5317 5883 6569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.19% 96.52% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4510 4709 5259
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the North West region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in the North West

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Manchester +8 43 £35,500 -5.33% 2
Cheshire +3 12 £45,000 +12.50%
Merseyside +13 11 £60,000 +60.00%
Infrastructure Engineer
England

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 North West region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 134 (79.29%) Windows
2 117 (69.23%) VMware
3 115 (68.05%) Windows Server
4 95 (56.21%) Active Directory
5 92 (54.44%) Microsoft
6 73 (43.20%) VMware Infrastructure
7 65 (38.46%) Cisco
8 60 (35.50%) Citrix
9 59 (34.91%) ITIL
10 57 (33.73%) Windows Server 2008
11 53 (31.36%) Windows Server 2012
12 52 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
13 51 (30.18%) MCSE
14 50 (29.59%) Hyper-V
15 47 (27.81%) MS Exchange
16 44 (26.04%) MS Excel
17 40 (23.67%) MCSA
18 39 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 36 (21.30%) MCITP
19 36 (21.30%) NetApp
20 35 (20.71%) DNS
20 35 (20.71%) Exchange Server 2010
21 34 (20.12%) DHCP
22 33 (19.53%) SAN
23 30 (17.75%) PowerShell
24 29 (17.16%) XenApp
24 29 (17.16%) CCNA
24 29 (17.16%) Cisco Certification
24 29 (17.16%) MCP
25 28 (16.57%) Exchange Server 2013

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 47 (27.81%) MS Exchange
2 35 (20.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (16.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (7.69%) SharePoint
5 10 (5.92%) IIS
5 10 (5.92%) Skype for Business
6 9 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (5.33%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (2.37%) Confluence
7 4 (2.37%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.18%) Apache
8 2 (1.18%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 44 (26.04%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.51%) MS Office
3 1 (0.59%) Shockwave
Cloud Services
1 24 (14.20%) Office 365
2 16 (9.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.14%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.96%) IaaS
4 5 (2.96%) PaaS
5 1 (0.59%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (20.71%) DNS
2 34 (20.12%) DHCP
3 33 (19.53%) SAN
4 25 (14.79%) Firewall
5 20 (11.83%) VPN
6 19 (11.24%) LAN
7 18 (10.65%) WAN
8 17 (10.06%) TCP/IP
9 13 (7.69%) Network Security
10 8 (4.73%) VLAN
11 6 (3.55%) WLAN
12 5 (2.96%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (2.96%) NetScaler
13 3 (1.78%) Internet
13 3 (1.78%) VoIP
14 2 (1.18%) Remote Desktop
14 2 (1.18%) Wireless
15 1 (0.59%) HSRP
15 1 (0.59%) Skype
15 1 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (11.83%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.78%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (1.18%) DB2
5 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (2.37%) JIRA
General
1 23 (13.61%) Finance
2 9 (5.33%) Banking
3 7 (4.14%) Back Office
3 7 (4.14%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.55%) Legal
5 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.18%) Retail
6 1 (0.59%) Law
6 1 (0.59%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.78%) Web Services
2 2 (1.18%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (1.18%) Middleware
3 1 (0.59%) COM
3 1 (0.59%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.98%) Data Centre
2 13 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (4.14%) User Experience
4 6 (3.55%) Replication
5 4 (2.37%) Clustering
5 4 (2.37%) EqualLogic
5 4 (2.37%) Wiki
6 3 (1.78%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.78%) FlexPod
6 3 (1.78%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.18%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.59%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.59%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.59%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.59%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.59%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 134 (79.29%) Windows
2 115 (68.05%) Windows Server
3 57 (33.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 53 (31.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (13.02%) Linux
6 20 (11.83%) Windows 7
7 11 (6.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (6.51%) Windows XP
8 10 (5.92%) AIX
8 10 (5.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (5.92%) Windows 10
9 9 (5.33%) Windows 8
10 7 (4.14%) Unix
11 6 (3.55%) CentOS
12 4 (2.37%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (34.91%) ITIL
2 24 (14.20%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (10.65%) Infrastructure Management
4 14 (8.28%) Project Management
5 10 (5.92%) ITIL V3
5 10 (5.92%) Mentoring
6 9 (5.33%) Change Management
6 9 (5.33%) Migration
7 7 (4.14%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (3.55%) ITIL V2
8 6 (3.55%) Patch Management
8 6 (3.55%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (3.55%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 5 (2.96%) Line Management
9 5 (2.96%) Server Building
10 4 (2.37%) Converged Infrastructure
10 4 (2.37%) Presales
10 4 (2.37%) Server Virtualisation
10 4 (2.37%) Software Licensing
10 4 (2.37%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (17.75%) PowerShell
2 21 (12.43%) SQL
3 4 (2.37%) C
3 4 (2.37%) VB
4 2 (1.18%) Java
4 2 (1.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 52 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (30.18%) MCSE
3 40 (23.67%) MCSA
4 39 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 36 (21.30%) MCITP
6 29 (17.16%) CCNA
6 29 (17.16%) Cisco Certification
6 29 (17.16%) MCP
7 27 (15.98%) MCTS
8 21 (12.43%) CCA
8 21 (12.43%) Citrix Certification
9 11 (6.51%) Degree
9 11 (6.51%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (4.14%) CCNP
11 6 (3.55%) A+ Certification
11 6 (3.55%) CISSP
11 6 (3.55%) NCDA
11 6 (3.55%) Network+ Certification
11 6 (3.55%) RHCE
11 6 (3.55%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.37%) ISO 9001
1 4 (2.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.78%) SLA
System Software
1 95 (56.21%) Active Directory
2 73 (43.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (29.59%) Hyper-V
4 29 (17.16%) XenApp
5 20 (11.83%) vSphere
6 12 (7.10%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (7.10%) XenServer
7 9 (5.33%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (3.55%) XenDesktop
9 5 (2.96%) Firmware
10 2 (1.18%) PowerHA
10 2 (1.18%) VMware Server
10 2 (1.18%) Xen
11 1 (0.59%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.59%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.59%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 20 (11.83%) SCCM
2 15 (8.88%) Nagios
3 13 (7.69%) WSUS
4 12 (7.10%) SCOM
5 11 (6.51%) EdgeSight
6 10 (5.92%) Backup Exec
7 6 (3.55%) HP SIM
7 6 (3.55%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (2.96%) SCVMM
8 5 (2.96%) XenMobile
9 4 (2.37%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.59%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.59%) Cacti
10 1 (0.59%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.59%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.59%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.59%) SafeCom
10 1 (0.59%) SCDPM
10 1 (0.59%) ThinApp
10 1 (0.59%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 117 (69.23%) VMware
2 92 (54.44%) Microsoft
3 65 (38.46%) Cisco
4 60 (35.50%) Citrix
5 36 (21.30%) NetApp
6 21 (12.43%) HP
7 14 (8.28%) Veeam
8 12 (7.10%) Dell
9 11 (6.51%) Symantec
10 10 (5.92%) Red Hat
10 10 (5.92%) Sophos
11 8 (4.73%) IBM
11 8 (4.73%) SolarWinds
12 7 (4.14%) Nimble Storage
13 6 (3.55%) Forcepoint
13 6 (3.55%) GFI Software
13 6 (3.55%) ProCurve
14 5 (2.96%) 3PAR
14 5 (2.96%) Juniper
15 4 (2.37%) Intel Security
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