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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 176 185 161
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -24
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 67 75 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.09% 1.14% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 1.17% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 58 65 95
Median salary £35,250 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,297 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £43,150 £40,900
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £37,500 £35,250
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +6.38%
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
5982 6384 7061
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.36% 96.95% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5020 5299 5702
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 +6 43 £37,500 - 9
Cheshire +12 14 £35,000 -6.66% 7
Merseyside -11 7 £37,500 +2.73%
Lancashire +8 3 £35,000 -20.45% 1
Infrastructure Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 103 (76.30%) Windows
2 85 (62.96%) VMware
3 81 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 78 (57.78%) Active Directory
5 65 (48.15%) Microsoft
6 48 (35.56%) Cisco
7 47 (34.81%) ITIL
8 46 (34.07%) Windows Server 2012
9 45 (33.33%) DNS
10 44 (32.59%) Hyper-V
11 42 (31.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 42 (31.11%) Citrix
12 41 (30.37%) DHCP
13 38 (28.15%) MS Exchange
13 38 (28.15%) VMware Infrastructure
14 36 (26.67%) PowerShell
15 34 (25.19%) Firewall
16 31 (22.96%) MS Excel
17 27 (20.00%) XenApp
18 24 (17.78%) Office 365
18 24 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2010
19 23 (17.04%) WAN
19 23 (17.04%) Microsoft Certification
19 23 (17.04%) Data Centre
20 21 (15.56%) SAN
21 20 (14.81%) MCSE
21 20 (14.81%) SQL
22 19 (14.07%) vSphere
23 18 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
23 18 (13.33%) MCSA

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 38 (28.15%) MS Exchange
2 24 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (10.37%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (7.41%) SharePoint
6 9 (6.67%) IIS
7 8 (5.93%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (2.96%) Apache
9 2 (1.48%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.74%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.74%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 31 (22.96%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 24 (17.78%) Office 365
2 15 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.74%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.74%) IaaS
5 1 (0.74%) PaaS
5 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (33.33%) DNS
2 41 (30.37%) DHCP
3 34 (25.19%) Firewall
4 23 (17.04%) WAN
5 21 (15.56%) SAN
6 17 (12.59%) LAN
7 16 (11.85%) VPN
8 13 (9.63%) TCP/IP
9 8 (5.93%) WLAN
10 6 (4.44%) VoIP
11 4 (2.96%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (2.96%) VLAN
11 4 (2.96%) Wireless
12 3 (2.22%) iSCSI
12 3 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (1.48%) Fibre Channel
13 2 (1.48%) HTTP
13 2 (1.48%) NetScaler
13 2 (1.48%) Network Security
13 2 (1.48%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.48%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (1.48%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.48%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (10.37%) Finance
2 10 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 9 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.96%) Legal
4 4 (2.96%) Retail
5 2 (1.48%) Back Office
5 2 (1.48%) Publishing
6 1 (0.74%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.22%) Web Services
2 1 (0.74%) COM
2 1 (0.74%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.04%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.19%) Driving Licence
2 7 (5.19%) Replication
3 6 (4.44%) Clustering
4 5 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.70%) FlexPod
4 5 (3.70%) User Experience
5 4 (2.96%) EqualLogic
6 3 (2.22%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.48%) EMC VNX
7 2 (1.48%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.48%) iPad
7 2 (1.48%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.48%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.74%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.74%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.74%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 103 (76.30%) Windows
2 81 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 46 (34.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 42 (31.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (11.85%) Linux
6 12 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (8.15%) Windows 10
7 11 (8.15%) Windows 7
8 9 (6.67%) Windows 8
9 7 (5.19%) AIX
9 7 (5.19%) Unix
10 2 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.74%) CentOS
11 1 (0.74%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.74%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (34.81%) ITIL
2 16 (11.85%) Project Management
3 14 (10.37%) ITIL V3
4 12 (8.89%) Infrastructure Management
5 9 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (5.93%) Change Management
6 8 (5.93%) Mentoring
6 8 (5.93%) Migration
7 7 (5.19%) Service Management
8 6 (4.44%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (2.96%) Asset Management
9 4 (2.96%) Change Control
9 4 (2.96%) Compliance Audit
9 4 (2.96%) Configuration Management
9 4 (2.96%) High Availability
9 4 (2.96%) Line Management
9 4 (2.96%) Patch Management
10 3 (2.22%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (2.22%) Server Virtualisation
10 3 (2.22%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 36 (26.67%) PowerShell
2 20 (14.81%) SQL
3 2 (1.48%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.48%) Perl
3 2 (1.48%) PHP
3 2 (1.48%) Python
3 2 (1.48%) Ruby
3 2 (1.48%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (17.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (14.81%) MCSE
3 18 (13.33%) MCSA
4 14 (10.37%) Degree
5 12 (8.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (6.67%) MCITP
7 8 (5.93%) CCA
7 8 (5.93%) CCNA
7 8 (5.93%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (5.93%) Citrix Certification
7 8 (5.93%) MCP
8 2 (1.48%) CCNP
8 2 (1.48%) HNC
8 2 (1.48%) HND
9 1 (0.74%) CCIE
9 1 (0.74%) MCTS
9 1 (0.74%) NCDA
9 1 (0.74%) NCIE
9 1 (0.74%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.44%) SLA
2 5 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 78 (57.78%) Active Directory
2 44 (32.59%) Hyper-V
3 38 (28.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (20.00%) XenApp
5 19 (14.07%) vSphere
6 8 (5.93%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (5.19%) XenDesktop
8 6 (4.44%) Firmware
8 6 (4.44%) Forefront TMG
9 5 (3.70%) ISA Server
10 4 (2.96%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (2.22%) Virtual Desktop
12 2 (1.48%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (1.48%) VMware ESX
12 2 (1.48%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.74%) NFS
13 1 (0.74%) vCloud
13 1 (0.74%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (9.63%) SCCM
2 10 (7.41%) Nagios
2 10 (7.41%) SCOM
3 9 (6.67%) WSUS
4 7 (5.19%) Backup Exec
4 7 (5.19%) EdgeSight
5 6 (4.44%) AirWatch
6 4 (2.96%) Puppet
6 4 (2.96%) SCVMM
7 2 (1.48%) Ansible
7 2 (1.48%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.74%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.74%) MIIS
8 1 (0.74%) RANCID
8 1 (0.74%) SCSM
8 1 (0.74%) vRealize
Vendors
1 85 (62.96%) VMware
2 65 (48.15%) Microsoft
3 48 (35.56%) Cisco
4 42 (31.11%) Citrix
5 17 (12.59%) NetApp
6 12 (8.89%) Dell
7 9 (6.67%) Nimble Storage
7 9 (6.67%) Veeam
8 6 (4.44%) Forcepoint
9 5 (3.70%) EMC
10 4 (2.96%) HP
11 3 (2.22%) Avaya
11 3 (2.22%) CommVault
12 2 (1.48%) Fortinet
12 2 (1.48%) Intel Security
12 2 (1.48%) Juniper
12 2 (1.48%) Meraki
12 2 (1.48%) Polycom
12 2 (1.48%) Sophos
12 2 (1.48%) Symantec
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochdale
EMBS
Salary: Up to £35k + £Bonus + MS Training !
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
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Salary: 12 Month Fixed Term
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
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Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Lancashire
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Warrington
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare, flexible hrs
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Northwich
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: 20 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + + Bonus + 30 days holiday
Posted: 7 days ago