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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 173 171 157
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 68 94 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.16% 1.43% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 1.47% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 51 85 93
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
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
5719 6375 6813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.69% 96.81% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4795 5191 5469
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 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
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 July 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 July 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 +4 41 £37,500 - 7
Merseyside +5 16 £34,000 -9.33% 2
Cheshire +5 10 £45,000 +16.12%
Lancashire +4 1 £32,500 -26.13% 1
Infrastructure Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 112 (77.24%) Windows
2 98 (67.59%) VMware
3 95 (65.52%) Windows Server
4 85 (58.62%) Active Directory
5 80 (55.17%) Microsoft
6 53 (36.55%) Cisco
7 52 (35.86%) VMware Infrastructure
8 47 (32.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 45 (31.03%) Citrix
10 44 (30.34%) Windows Server 2008
11 43 (29.66%) Hyper-V
11 43 (29.66%) ITIL
12 38 (26.21%) DNS
13 36 (24.83%) DHCP
14 34 (23.45%) MS Excel
14 34 (23.45%) MS Exchange
15 33 (22.76%) PowerShell
16 31 (21.38%) Firewall
17 30 (20.69%) MCSE
17 30 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
18 29 (20.00%) Data Centre
19 27 (18.62%) SAN
20 25 (17.24%) NetApp
20 25 (17.24%) Office 365
20 25 (17.24%) XenApp
21 23 (15.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
21 23 (15.86%) MCSA
22 22 (15.17%) Exchange Server 2010
23 20 (13.79%) WAN
24 18 (12.41%) vSphere

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 34 (23.45%) MS Exchange
2 22 (15.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (9.66%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (7.59%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (6.90%) IIS
6 7 (4.83%) SharePoint
7 5 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (2.76%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.38%) Apache
9 2 (1.38%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.38%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 34 (23.45%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 25 (17.24%) Office 365
2 17 (11.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 38 (26.21%) DNS
2 36 (24.83%) DHCP
3 31 (21.38%) Firewall
4 27 (18.62%) SAN
5 20 (13.79%) WAN
6 14 (9.66%) LAN
7 13 (8.97%) VPN
8 12 (8.28%) TCP/IP
9 7 (4.83%) VLAN
10 5 (3.45%) Network Security
10 5 (3.45%) VoIP
10 5 (3.45%) WLAN
11 4 (2.76%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (2.76%) NetScaler
12 3 (2.07%) Wireless
13 2 (1.38%) Fibre Channel
13 2 (1.38%) HTTP
13 2 (1.38%) Internet
13 2 (1.38%) Remote Desktop
13 2 (1.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.66%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.38%) DB2
4 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 17 (11.72%) Finance
2 10 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.45%) Banking
4 4 (2.76%) Legal
4 4 (2.76%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.76%) Retail
5 2 (1.38%) Back Office
5 2 (1.38%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.38%) IBM Integration Bus
1 2 (1.38%) Middleware
1 2 (1.38%) Web Services
2 1 (0.69%) COM
2 1 (0.69%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 29 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.21%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (5.52%) User Experience
4 6 (4.14%) Clustering
4 6 (4.14%) Replication
5 5 (3.45%) Driving Licence
5 5 (3.45%) FlexPod
6 4 (2.76%) EqualLogic
7 3 (2.07%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.07%) Private Cloud
7 3 (2.07%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.38%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.38%) iPad
9 1 (0.69%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 112 (77.24%) Windows
2 95 (65.52%) Windows Server
3 47 (32.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 44 (30.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (9.66%) Windows 7
6 13 (8.97%) Linux
7 12 (8.28%) Windows 10
8 11 (7.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (6.90%) Windows 8
10 6 (4.14%) AIX
10 6 (4.14%) Unix
11 5 (3.45%) Data ONTAP
12 3 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (29.66%) ITIL
2 17 (11.72%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (11.03%) Infrastructure Management
4 12 (8.28%) Project Management
5 11 (7.59%) ITIL V3
5 11 (7.59%) Mentoring
6 10 (6.90%) Migration
7 8 (5.52%) Change Management
8 6 (4.14%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (4.14%) Server Virtualisation
9 5 (3.45%) High Availability
9 5 (3.45%) Line Management
9 5 (3.45%) Server Building
10 4 (2.76%) Asset Management
10 4 (2.76%) Change Control
10 4 (2.76%) Data Management
10 4 (2.76%) E-Commerce
10 4 (2.76%) Service Management
10 4 (2.76%) Software Licensing
11 3 (2.07%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (22.76%) PowerShell
2 16 (11.03%) SQL
3 4 (2.76%) C
3 4 (2.76%) VB
4 2 (1.38%) Java
4 2 (1.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (20.69%) MCSE
1 30 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (15.86%) MCSA
2 23 (15.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 14 (9.66%) MCITP
4 13 (8.97%) CCNA
4 13 (8.97%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (8.97%) Degree
4 13 (8.97%) MCP
5 12 (8.28%) CCA
5 12 (8.28%) Citrix Certification
6 10 (6.90%) MCTS
7 5 (3.45%) NCDA
8 3 (2.07%) HNC
8 3 (2.07%) HND
8 3 (2.07%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.69%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.69%) CCIE
9 1 (0.69%) CCNP
9 1 (0.69%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.76%) ISO 9001
1 4 (2.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (2.76%) SLA
System Software
1 85 (58.62%) Active Directory
2 52 (35.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (29.66%) Hyper-V
4 25 (17.24%) XenApp
5 18 (12.41%) vSphere
6 9 (6.21%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (6.21%) XenDesktop
7 8 (5.52%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (4.14%) Firmware
8 6 (4.14%) Forefront TMG
9 5 (3.45%) ISA Server
9 5 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (2.76%) XenServer
11 2 (1.38%) PowerHA
11 2 (1.38%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.69%) NFS
12 1 (0.69%) vCloud
12 1 (0.69%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 17 (11.72%) SCCM
2 9 (6.21%) Nagios
3 7 (4.83%) EdgeSight
3 7 (4.83%) SCOM
4 6 (4.14%) WSUS
5 4 (2.76%) Backup Exec
5 4 (2.76%) SCVMM
6 3 (2.07%) AirWatch
7 2 (1.38%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (1.38%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.69%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.69%) Puppet
8 1 (0.69%) RANCID
8 1 (0.69%) vRealize
Vendors
1 98 (67.59%) VMware
2 80 (55.17%) Microsoft
3 53 (36.55%) Cisco
4 45 (31.03%) Citrix
5 25 (17.24%) NetApp
6 14 (9.66%) Veeam
7 9 (6.21%) Nimble Storage
8 8 (5.52%) Dell
8 8 (5.52%) HP
9 6 (4.14%) Forcepoint
10 5 (3.45%) EMC
10 5 (3.45%) Juniper
11 4 (2.76%) Intel Security
11 4 (2.76%) Sophos
11 4 (2.76%) Symantec
12 3 (2.07%) Red Hat
13 2 (1.38%) Avaya
13 2 (1.38%) IBM
13 2 (1.38%) Oracle
13 2 (1.38%) SAP
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