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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Support Engineer
Rank 237 242 215
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -27
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Engineer 19 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.26% 0.16% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.17% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 20
Average salary £28,375 £33,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.92% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £30,250 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+5.78% -11.02%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6842 6993 6875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.24% 95.27% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5547 5863 6086
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Engineer across the North West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Infrastructure Support Engineer Salary Histogram 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 18 April 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
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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
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Manchester +5 12 £25,000 -33.33% 1
Cheshire +5 7 £30,000 -
Infrastructure Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 26 (92.86%) Windows
2 23 (82.14%) VMware
3 19 (67.86%) Cisco
4 17 (60.71%) Active Directory
5 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
6 15 (53.57%) WAN
7 13 (46.43%) Windows 7
8 12 (42.86%) SQL
9 11 (39.29%) MS Exchange
9 11 (39.29%) LAN
10 10 (35.71%) Firewall
10 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
12 8 (28.57%) VPN
13 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
13 7 (25.00%) SAN
13 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (25.00%) SharePoint
14 6 (21.43%) MS Office
14 6 (21.43%) WLAN
14 6 (21.43%) VB
14 6 (21.43%) VB.NET
14 6 (21.43%) .NET
14 6 (21.43%) Citrix
14 6 (21.43%) McAfee
14 6 (21.43%) VB6
14 6 (21.43%) Migration
14 6 (21.43%) McAfee ePO
14 6 (21.43%) Windows 8

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (39.29%) MS Exchange
2 7 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (10.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (3.57%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (3.57%) Lync
6 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
2 6 (21.43%) MS Office
3 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (53.57%) WAN
2 11 (39.29%) LAN
3 10 (35.71%) Firewall
4 8 (28.57%) VPN
5 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 7 (25.00%) SAN
6 6 (21.43%) WLAN
7 4 (14.29%) VLAN
8 3 (10.71%) DHCP
8 3 (10.71%) DNS
9 1 (3.57%) NAS
9 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 26 (92.86%) Windows
2 13 (46.43%) Windows 7
3 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (21.43%) Windows 8
6 4 (14.29%) Solaris
6 4 (14.29%) Linux
6 4 (14.29%) Windows XP
6 4 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Migration
2 5 (17.86%) Change Management
3 4 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.57%) Change Control
5 1 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) Business Continuity Management
5 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.57%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.57%) Information Security
5 1 (3.57%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) SQL
2 6 (21.43%) VB
2 6 (21.43%) VB.NET
2 6 (21.43%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) MCTS
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (14.29%) MCSA
1 4 (14.29%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.57%) BS7799
System Software
1 17 (60.71%) Active Directory
2 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (17.86%) vSphere
4 3 (10.71%) XenApp
4 3 (10.71%) XenDesktop
5 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (14.29%) NetBackup
3 3 (10.71%) SCCM
4 2 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (82.14%) VMware
2 19 (67.86%) Cisco
3 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 6 (21.43%) Citrix
4 6 (21.43%) McAfee
5 4 (14.29%) EMC
5 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 4 (14.29%) CheckPoint
6 3 (10.71%) HP
7 1 (3.57%) NetApp
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