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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 141 154 166
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +12
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 131 93 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.04% 1.52% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% 1.59% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 103 75 96
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £22,000 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
6193 5855 7119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.67% 95.86% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5211 4841 6076
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 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 +23 78 £37,500 -11.76% 7
Cheshire +10 30 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Merseyside -12 19 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Lancashire - 1 - -
Infrastructure Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 150 (76.53%) Windows
2 127 (64.80%) VMware
3 114 (58.16%) Active Directory
4 102 (52.04%) Windows Server
5 90 (45.92%) Microsoft
6 85 (43.37%) VMware Infrastructure
7 76 (38.78%) Hyper-V
8 72 (36.73%) DNS
9 68 (34.69%) ITIL
10 63 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
11 60 (30.61%) Windows Server 2008
12 56 (28.57%) Cisco
12 56 (28.57%) DHCP
13 52 (26.53%) Firewall
14 47 (23.98%) SQL
14 47 (23.98%) MS Exchange
15 40 (20.41%) Citrix
16 39 (19.90%) LAN
17 37 (18.88%) Microsoft Certification
18 33 (16.84%) Linux
18 33 (16.84%) MCSE
18 33 (16.84%) Data Centre
19 32 (16.33%) PowerShell
19 32 (16.33%) Microsoft Azure
20 31 (15.82%) vSphere
20 31 (15.82%) MS Excel
20 31 (15.82%) WAN
20 31 (15.82%) Office 365
21 30 (15.31%) Finance
22 28 (14.29%) SQL Server

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 (23.98%) MS Exchange
2 26 (13.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (11.73%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (6.12%) SharePoint
5 8 (4.08%) IIS
6 7 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (2.55%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.53%) Skype for Business
9 2 (1.02%) Apache
9 2 (1.02%) Confluence
9 2 (1.02%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.51%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.51%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.51%) nginx
10 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 31 (15.82%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.51%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 32 (16.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (15.82%) Office 365
3 26 (13.27%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.55%) OpenShift
5 4 (2.04%) PaaS
6 3 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.53%) IaaS
7 2 (1.02%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.02%) SaaS
8 1 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 72 (36.73%) DNS
2 56 (28.57%) DHCP
3 52 (26.53%) Firewall
4 39 (19.90%) LAN
5 31 (15.82%) WAN
6 24 (12.24%) SAN
7 17 (8.67%) VLAN
8 16 (8.16%) TCP/IP
8 16 (8.16%) Wi-Fi
9 15 (7.65%) VPN
10 13 (6.63%) Remote Desktop
11 11 (5.61%) MPLS
12 10 (5.10%) VoIP
13 8 (4.08%) WLAN
14 6 (3.06%) Wireless
15 4 (2.04%) Cisco Nexus
15 4 (2.04%) IPv6
15 4 (2.04%) iSCSI
15 4 (2.04%) NAS
16 3 (1.53%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (5.10%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.02%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.02%) MySQL
4 2 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.51%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.51%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 14 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.53%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.53%) Mercurial
2 3 (1.53%) TeamCity
2 3 (1.53%) Vagrant
3 2 (1.02%) InstallShield
3 2 (1.02%) JIRA
3 2 (1.02%) MSI
3 2 (1.02%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (1.02%) Selenium
4 1 (0.51%) Ant
4 1 (0.51%) Gradle
4 1 (0.51%) Maven
General
1 30 (15.31%) Finance
2 8 (4.08%) Manufacturing
3 7 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.55%) Banking
4 5 (2.55%) Corporate Banking
4 5 (2.55%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.04%) Retail
6 2 (1.02%) Back Office
6 2 (1.02%) Games
7 1 (0.51%) Advertising
7 1 (0.51%) Legal
7 1 (0.51%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.08%) Web Services
2 1 (0.51%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.51%) Flash
2 1 (0.51%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (16.84%) Data Centre
2 10 (5.10%) Private Cloud
3 9 (4.59%) Clustering
4 8 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.08%) Replication
5 5 (2.55%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (2.55%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.04%) Driving Licence
6 4 (2.04%) iPad
7 2 (1.02%) EMC VNX
7 2 (1.02%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.02%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.02%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.51%) Economics
8 1 (0.51%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.51%) NHS
8 1 (0.51%) PKI
8 1 (0.51%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 150 (76.53%) Windows
2 102 (52.04%) Windows Server
3 63 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 60 (30.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (16.84%) Linux
6 15 (7.65%) Unix
7 13 (6.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (5.10%) Windows 7
9 9 (4.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (4.59%) Windows 10
10 8 (4.08%) Data ONTAP
11 7 (3.57%) AIX
12 6 (3.06%) Windows 8
13 5 (2.55%) CentOS
14 4 (2.04%) Solaris
15 3 (1.53%) Debian
15 3 (1.53%) HPUX
15 3 (1.53%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (34.69%) ITIL
2 15 (7.65%) Migration
3 13 (6.63%) Configuration Management
4 11 (5.61%) Service Management
5 10 (5.10%) DevOps
6 9 (4.59%) Project Management
7 8 (4.08%) ITIL V3
7 8 (4.08%) Process Improvement
8 7 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (3.06%) Data Protection
9 6 (3.06%) Information Security
9 6 (3.06%) Performance Engineering
9 6 (3.06%) Risk Management
10 5 (2.55%) Analytics
10 5 (2.55%) Kanban
10 5 (2.55%) Mentoring
10 5 (2.55%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (2.55%) Virtual Infrastructure
11 4 (2.04%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 47 (23.98%) SQL
2 32 (16.33%) PowerShell
3 10 (5.10%) Perl
4 9 (4.59%) Python
4 9 (4.59%) Ruby
5 5 (2.55%) Shell Script
6 4 (2.04%) PHP
7 3 (1.53%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.51%) Java
Qualifications
1 37 (18.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (16.84%) MCSE
3 22 (11.22%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (10.71%) CCNA
5 18 (9.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 15 (7.65%) MCITP
6 15 (7.65%) MCSA
7 10 (5.10%) CCNP
8 8 (4.08%) Degree
8 8 (4.08%) NCIE
9 5 (2.55%) Security Cleared
10 4 (2.04%) MCP
11 3 (1.53%) RHCE
11 3 (1.53%) RHCSA
11 3 (1.53%) SC Cleared
12 2 (1.02%) BC Cleared
12 2 (1.02%) CCA
12 2 (1.02%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.51%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.59%) SLA
2 6 (3.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 114 (58.16%) Active Directory
2 85 (43.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 76 (38.78%) Hyper-V
4 31 (15.82%) vSphere
5 14 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (7.14%) XenApp
6 9 (4.59%) VMware Server
7 8 (4.08%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (3.57%) Docker
9 6 (3.06%) VMware ESX
10 5 (2.55%) PowerHA
10 5 (2.55%) XenDesktop
11 4 (2.04%) Forefront TMG
11 4 (2.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (2.04%) VirtualBox
12 3 (1.53%) ISA Server
12 3 (1.53%) Virtual Desktop
13 2 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.51%) Firmware
14 1 (0.51%) NFS
Systems Management
1 19 (9.69%) Puppet
2 16 (8.16%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (7.65%) SCOM
4 14 (7.14%) Nagios
4 14 (7.14%) SCCM
5 10 (5.10%) Ansible
5 10 (5.10%) WSUS
6 8 (4.08%) vRealize
7 6 (3.06%) SCOrch
8 5 (2.55%) AirWatch
8 5 (2.55%) Backup Exec
8 5 (2.55%) CFEngine
8 5 (2.55%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (2.04%) FortiGate
9 4 (2.04%) SCVMM
10 2 (1.02%) Cobbler
10 2 (1.02%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.51%) Cacti
11 1 (0.51%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 127 (64.80%) VMware
2 90 (45.92%) Microsoft
3 56 (28.57%) Cisco
4 40 (20.41%) Citrix
5 18 (9.18%) NetApp
6 15 (7.65%) SonicWALL
7 12 (6.12%) Red Hat
8 11 (5.61%) Juniper
9 8 (4.08%) Dell
9 8 (4.08%) Veeam
10 7 (3.57%) Nimble Storage
10 7 (3.57%) Symantec
11 6 (3.06%) HP
12 5 (2.55%) Intel Security
12 5 (2.55%) Sophos
12 5 (2.55%) Veritas
13 4 (2.04%) arcserve
13 4 (2.04%) EMC
13 4 (2.04%) Forcepoint
13 4 (2.04%) Meraki
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Fast progression
Posted: 4 days ago
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Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + 5% flex
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Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits +Training & Development
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