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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
England / North West
Rank 161 138 156
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 87 101 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.48% 1.81% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 1.89% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 68 81 96
Median salary £39,250 £35,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.79% +2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £45,000 £47,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,400
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.86%

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
5668 5354 6645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.59% 96.07% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4786 4496 5675
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,468 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 0 58 £38,750 +3.33% 8
Cheshire -3 15 £38,500 +42.59% 3
Merseyside -18 13 £50,000 +25.00%
Lancashire - 1 - - 1
Infrastructure Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 145 (75.92%) Windows
2 122 (63.87%) VMware
3 110 (57.59%) Active Directory
4 96 (50.26%) Windows Server
5 86 (45.03%) Microsoft
6 81 (42.41%) VMware Infrastructure
7 71 (37.17%) DNS
8 69 (36.13%) ITIL
9 62 (32.46%) Hyper-V
10 60 (31.41%) Windows Server 2008
11 58 (30.37%) DHCP
12 54 (28.27%) Windows Server 2012
13 51 (26.70%) Cisco
14 48 (25.13%) Firewall
15 45 (23.56%) SQL
16 41 (21.47%) Microsoft Certification
17 39 (20.42%) Citrix
17 39 (20.42%) LAN
18 38 (19.90%) MS Exchange
18 38 (19.90%) Data Centre
19 37 (19.37%) MCSE
20 35 (18.32%) MS Excel
21 32 (16.75%) Linux
21 32 (16.75%) Microsoft Azure
22 31 (16.23%) Finance
23 30 (15.71%) SQL Server
23 30 (15.71%) WAN
24 29 (15.18%) PowerShell
25 27 (14.14%) Amazon AWS
26 26 (13.61%) Office 365

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 (19.90%) MS Exchange
2 21 (10.99%) Exchange Server 2013
3 20 (10.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (5.24%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (4.71%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.62%) OpenStack
7 4 (2.09%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.57%) IIS
8 3 (1.57%) Skype for Business
9 2 (1.05%) Apache
9 2 (1.05%) Confluence
9 2 (1.05%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (1.05%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.52%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.52%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.52%) nginx
10 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 35 (18.32%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 32 (16.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (14.14%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (13.61%) Office 365
4 6 (3.14%) PaaS
5 5 (2.62%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (2.62%) IaaS
5 5 (2.62%) OpenShift
6 2 (1.05%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.05%) SaaS
7 1 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 71 (37.17%) DNS
2 58 (30.37%) DHCP
3 48 (25.13%) Firewall
4 39 (20.42%) LAN
5 30 (15.71%) WAN
6 25 (13.09%) SAN
7 17 (8.90%) VLAN
8 15 (7.85%) Wi-Fi
9 13 (6.81%) TCP/IP
10 12 (6.28%) VPN
11 11 (5.76%) MPLS
11 11 (5.76%) Remote Desktop
12 10 (5.24%) VoIP
13 8 (4.19%) WLAN
14 5 (2.62%) Wireless
15 4 (2.09%) Cisco ASA
15 4 (2.09%) NAS
16 3 (1.57%) Cisco IOS
16 3 (1.57%) IP Telephony
16 3 (1.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (15.71%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (5.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (2.09%) MongoDB
3 4 (2.09%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.05%) MySQL
4 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.52%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.52%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 16 (8.38%) Jenkins
2 8 (4.19%) InstallShield
2 8 (4.19%) MSI
3 4 (2.09%) Selenium
4 3 (1.57%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.57%) Mercurial
4 3 (1.57%) TeamCity
4 3 (1.57%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.05%) JIRA
5 2 (1.05%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.52%) Ant
6 1 (0.52%) Gradle
6 1 (0.52%) Maven
General
1 31 (16.23%) Finance
2 6 (3.14%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.62%) Banking
3 5 (2.62%) Corporate Banking
3 5 (2.62%) Financial Institution
4 4 (2.09%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.57%) Retail
6 2 (1.05%) Games
7 1 (0.52%) Advertising
7 1 (0.52%) Back Office
7 1 (0.52%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.19%) Web Services
2 1 (0.52%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.52%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (19.90%) Data Centre
2 10 (5.24%) Private Cloud
3 7 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.66%) Replication
4 6 (3.14%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (2.62%) Clustering
5 5 (2.62%) Driving Licence
5 5 (2.62%) iPad
5 5 (2.62%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.05%) EMC VNX
6 2 (1.05%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.05%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.05%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.52%) Economics
7 1 (0.52%) HP Storage
7 1 (0.52%) NHS
7 1 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 145 (75.92%) Windows
2 96 (50.26%) Windows Server
3 60 (31.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 54 (28.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (16.75%) Linux
6 13 (6.81%) Unix
7 12 (6.28%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (5.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (4.71%) Windows 7
10 7 (3.66%) CentOS
10 7 (3.66%) Data ONTAP
10 7 (3.66%) Windows 10
11 5 (2.62%) AIX
11 5 (2.62%) Windows 8
12 4 (2.09%) Solaris
13 3 (1.57%) Debian
13 3 (1.57%) HPUX
13 3 (1.57%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (36.13%) ITIL
2 18 (9.42%) Migration
3 16 (8.38%) Service Management
4 12 (6.28%) DevOps
5 11 (5.76%) Configuration Management
6 9 (4.71%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (4.71%) Process Improvement
7 8 (4.19%) Application Packaging
7 8 (4.19%) Application Virtualisation
7 8 (4.19%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (3.66%) Analytics
8 7 (3.66%) Data Protection
8 7 (3.66%) Kanban
9 6 (3.14%) Information Security
9 6 (3.14%) Performance Engineering
9 6 (3.14%) Project Management
9 6 (3.14%) Risk Management
10 5 (2.62%) ITIL V3
10 5 (2.62%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (2.62%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 45 (23.56%) SQL
2 29 (15.18%) PowerShell
3 10 (5.24%) Perl
4 9 (4.71%) Python
4 9 (4.71%) Ruby
5 5 (2.62%) Shell Script
6 4 (2.09%) PHP
7 3 (1.57%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 41 (21.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (19.37%) MCSE
3 23 (12.04%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (10.99%) CCNA
5 19 (9.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 16 (8.38%) MCITP
7 14 (7.33%) MCSA
8 12 (6.28%) Security Cleared
9 11 (5.76%) CCNP
10 9 (4.71%) MCP
11 8 (4.19%) BC Cleared
12 7 (3.66%) NCIE
13 5 (2.62%) Degree
14 4 (2.09%) SC Cleared
15 3 (1.57%) RHCE
15 3 (1.57%) RHCSA
16 2 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
17 1 (0.52%) CCA
17 1 (0.52%) Citrix Certification
17 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (3.14%) SLA
2 2 (1.05%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 110 (57.59%) Active Directory
2 81 (42.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (32.46%) Hyper-V
4 25 (13.09%) vSphere
5 19 (9.95%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (7.33%) VMware Server
7 9 (4.71%) Docker
8 8 (4.19%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (4.19%) Virtual Servers
9 7 (3.66%) XenApp
10 6 (3.14%) VMware ESX
11 5 (2.62%) PowerHA
12 4 (2.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (2.09%) VirtualBox
13 2 (1.05%) Virtual Desktop
14 1 (0.52%) Firmware
14 1 (0.52%) KVM
14 1 (0.52%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 20 (10.47%) SCCM
2 18 (9.42%) Puppet
3 16 (8.38%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (7.85%) SCOM
5 13 (6.81%) Nagios
5 13 (6.81%) SCOrch
6 10 (5.24%) Ansible
6 10 (5.24%) WSUS
7 7 (3.66%) vRealize
8 6 (3.14%) Backup Exec
9 5 (2.62%) CFEngine
9 5 (2.62%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (2.62%) SCVMM
10 4 (2.09%) FortiGate
11 3 (1.57%) AirWatch
12 2 (1.05%) Cobbler
12 2 (1.05%) McAfee ePO
12 2 (1.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 1 (0.52%) HP SIM
13 1 (0.52%) Plesk
Vendors
1 122 (63.87%) VMware
2 86 (45.03%) Microsoft
3 51 (26.70%) Cisco
4 39 (20.42%) Citrix
5 14 (7.33%) NetApp
5 14 (7.33%) Red Hat
5 14 (7.33%) SonicWALL
6 10 (5.24%) Juniper
7 9 (4.71%) Dell
8 8 (4.19%) Veeam
9 7 (3.66%) Symantec
10 6 (3.14%) HP
10 6 (3.14%) Intel Security
11 5 (2.62%) Nimble Storage
11 5 (2.62%) Sophos
11 5 (2.62%) Veritas
12 4 (2.09%) arcserve
12 4 (2.09%) Forcepoint
12 4 (2.09%) Meraki
13 3 (1.57%) CommVault
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