The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Support Engineer
Rank 259 239 261
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Engineer 1 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.014% 0.074% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.078% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 2
Average salary £23,500 £41,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.37% +29.68%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Infrastructure Support 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
6990 6379 7134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.66% 93.92% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5772 5486 6099
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 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 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 - 1 £23,500 -
Infrastructure Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 20 (90.91%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) VMware
3 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
4 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (50.00%) Cisco
4 11 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 10 (45.45%) MS Excel
5 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (40.91%) MS Exchange
6 9 (40.91%) SQL
7 8 (36.36%) MS Office
7 8 (36.36%) DHCP
7 8 (36.36%) VPN
7 8 (36.36%) DNS
7 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (31.82%) Hyper-V
8 7 (31.82%) MCTS
8 7 (31.82%) MCITP
8 7 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (31.82%) McAfee
8 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
8 7 (31.82%) SharePoint
8 7 (31.82%) Windows XP
8 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (31.82%) MCP
8 7 (31.82%) UNIX
8 7 (31.82%) LAN
8 7 (31.82%) WLAN
8 7 (31.82%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 9 (40.91%) MS Exchange
2 7 (31.82%) SharePoint
2 7 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.55%) Lync
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 8 (36.36%) MS Office
3 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) DHCP
1 8 (36.36%) VPN
1 8 (36.36%) DNS
2 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
2 7 (31.82%) LAN
2 7 (31.82%) WLAN
2 7 (31.82%) WAN
3 2 (9.09%) SAN
3 2 (9.09%) Firewall
4 1 (4.55%) Internet
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) NHS
1 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
1 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (90.91%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (31.82%) UNIX
5 7 (31.82%) Linux
5 7 (31.82%) Windows XP
5 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Coaching
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL
3 2 (9.09%) Migration
3 2 (9.09%) Change Control
4 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity Management
4 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.55%) Information Security
4 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.55%) Change Management
4 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) VB
2 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
2 2 (9.09%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (31.82%) MCTS
2 7 (31.82%) MCITP
2 7 (31.82%) MCP
2 7 (31.82%) MCSE
2 7 (31.82%) MCSA
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (31.82%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.55%) XenApp
3 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
3 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (4.55%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) VMware
2 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
3 11 (50.00%) Cisco
4 7 (31.82%) McAfee
5 2 (9.09%) Citrix
6 1 (4.55%) NetApp
6 1 (4.55%) HP
6 1 (4.55%) ProCurve
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