The first table below looks at the demand for the Infrastructure Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Infrastructure Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Support Engineer
Rank 229 241 252
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Engineer 13 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.014% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.015% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 2
Average salary £23,500 £37,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.33% +4.89%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -4.76%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6797 6804 7219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.81% 94.76% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5515 5834 6330
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Infrastructure Support Engineer
England

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Engineer in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Infrastructure Support Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 7 £23,500 -
Manchester +5 6 £27,875 -25.66%
Infrastructure Support Engineer
England

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Infrastructure Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Support Engineer in their job title.

1 29 (93.55%) Windows
2 21 (67.74%) Microsoft
3 20 (64.52%) VMware
4 18 (58.06%) Windows 7
5 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
6 15 (48.39%) Cisco
7 14 (45.16%) MS Excel
7 14 (45.16%) MS Exchange
8 13 (41.94%) SQL
8 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (35.48%) VPN
10 11 (35.48%) MS Office
11 10 (32.26%) MCP
11 10 (32.26%) MCSA
11 10 (32.26%) Windows XP
11 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
11 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2007
11 10 (32.26%) MCTS
11 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (29.03%) Hyper-V
12 9 (29.03%) WAN
12 9 (29.03%) LAN
13 8 (25.81%) DHCP
13 8 (25.81%) DNS
14 7 (22.58%) McAfee
14 7 (22.58%) WLAN
14 7 (22.58%) SharePoint
14 7 (22.58%) Linux

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Infrastructure Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (45.16%) MS Exchange
2 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (22.58%) SharePoint
4 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (3.23%) Lync
6 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (45.16%) MS Excel
2 11 (35.48%) MS Office
3 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 11 (35.48%) VPN
2 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
3 9 (29.03%) WAN
3 9 (29.03%) LAN
4 8 (25.81%) DHCP
4 8 (25.81%) DNS
5 7 (22.58%) WLAN
6 6 (19.35%) Firewall
7 3 (9.68%) SAN
8 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Fat Client
1 1 (3.23%) NHS
1 1 (3.23%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 29 (93.55%) Windows
2 18 (58.06%) Windows 7
3 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (32.26%) Windows XP
5 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (22.58%) Linux
6 7 (22.58%) UNIX
7 6 (19.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Migration
2 3 (9.68%) ITIL
3 2 (6.45%) Change Control
4 1 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity Management
4 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.23%) Information Security
4 1 (3.23%) Change Management
4 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) SQL
2 6 (19.35%) VB6
2 6 (19.35%) VB
2 6 (19.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (32.26%) MCP
2 10 (32.26%) MCSA
2 10 (32.26%) MCTS
3 7 (22.58%) MCSE
3 7 (22.58%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.23%) BS7799
System Software
1 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
2 9 (29.03%) Hyper-V
3 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.23%) XenApp
4 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.23%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (6.45%) SCCM
2 2 (6.45%) SCOM
3 1 (3.23%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) Microsoft
2 20 (64.52%) VMware
3 15 (48.39%) Cisco
4 7 (22.58%) McAfee
5 4 (12.90%) Citrix
6 1 (3.23%) ProCurve
6 1 (3.23%) NetApp
6 1 (3.23%) HP
Blackburn, Lancashire
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