The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Infrastructure 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 Network Infrastructure Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 218 254 -
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Infrastructure Engineer 13 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.23% 0.057% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.059% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 0
Average salary £32,500 £40,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
Network 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
5353 6787 6388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.12% 96.58% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4488 5731 5335
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,001 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Network Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Network Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Infrastructure Engineer across the North West region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Network Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in the North West

Network Infrastructure 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 Network Infrastructure Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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
Manchester - 10 £32,500 -
Cheshire +26 3 £47,500 +18.75%
Network Infrastructure Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Network Infrastructure 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 Network Infrastructure Engineer in their job title.

1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) Cisco
2 15 (75.00%) CCNA
2 15 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (70.00%) CCNP
4 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
4 9 (45.00%) VMware
4 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (40.00%) Linux
6 7 (35.00%) MCSE
6 7 (35.00%) SLA
6 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (35.00%) A+ Certification
6 7 (35.00%) Network Security
6 7 (35.00%) CentOS
7 6 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (30.00%) SolarWinds
7 6 (30.00%) HP SIM
7 6 (30.00%) Skype for Business
7 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (30.00%) vSphere
7 6 (30.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (30.00%) ITIL V2
7 6 (30.00%) GFI Software
7 6 (30.00%) Patch Management
7 6 (30.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 6 (30.00%) CompTIA Security+
7 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Network Infrastructure 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 Network Infrastructure Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (30.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (30.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) Network Security
2 6 (30.00%) LAN
3 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.00%) 4G
4 1 (5.00%) ADSL
4 1 (5.00%) BGP
4 1 (5.00%) DHCP
4 1 (5.00%) DNS
4 1 (5.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (5.00%) Firewall
4 1 (5.00%) FTP
4 1 (5.00%) HSRP
4 1 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (5.00%) VLAN
4 1 (5.00%) VPN
4 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (30.00%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (40.00%) Linux
4 7 (35.00%) CentOS
5 6 (30.00%) AIX
5 6 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
7 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
7 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
7 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) ITIL
1 6 (30.00%) ITIL V2
1 6 (30.00%) Patch Management
1 6 (30.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.00%) DevOps
2 1 (5.00%) Information Management
2 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (5.00%) Open Source
2 1 (5.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) CCNA
1 15 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (70.00%) CCNP
3 7 (35.00%) A+ Certification
3 7 (35.00%) MCSE
3 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (30.00%) CISSP
4 6 (30.00%) CompTIA Security+
4 6 (30.00%) HP ASE
4 6 (30.00%) MCITP
4 6 (30.00%) Network+ Certification
4 6 (30.00%) RHCE
4 6 (30.00%) Security+ Certification
4 6 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (15.00%) Degree
6 1 (5.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (30.00%) vSphere
2 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (15.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) Backup Exec
1 6 (30.00%) HP SIM
1 6 (30.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (30.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Cisco
2 9 (45.00%) VMware
3 6 (30.00%) Dell
3 6 (30.00%) GFI Software
3 6 (30.00%) HP
3 6 (30.00%) IBM
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (30.00%) ProCurve
3 6 (30.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (30.00%) SolarWinds
3 6 (30.00%) Sophos
3 6 (30.00%) Symantec
4 1 (5.00%) Google
4 1 (5.00%) Juniper