The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Infrastructure Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 244 234 236
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Engineer 8 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.058% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.062% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 13
Average salary £35,750 £43,250 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.34% +18.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £36,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £52,100 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +8.13%
Senior 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
7046 6451 7066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.72% 94.18% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5724 5545 6120
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 £55,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Senior Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Senior Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

Senior 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 Senior Infrastructure Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 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 -4 6 £34,000 -37.61% 2
Merseyside +8 1 £37,500 -19.35%
Manchester -10 1 £37,500 - 4
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Senior 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 Senior Infrastructure Engineer in their job title.

1 13 (86.67%) VMware
2 12 (80.00%) Windows
3 11 (73.33%) MS Exchange
3 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 10 (66.67%) Citrix
4 10 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (53.33%) Finance
6 8 (53.33%) Cisco
7 7 (46.67%) HP
7 7 (46.67%) XenDesktop
8 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
8 6 (40.00%) IIS
8 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (33.33%) XenApp
9 5 (33.33%) ITIL
9 5 (33.33%) MCSE
9 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (33.33%) Security Management
10 4 (26.67%) SAN
10 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
10 4 (26.67%) vSphere
10 4 (26.67%) Windows 8
10 4 (26.67%) iSCSI
10 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
11 3 (20.00%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
11 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Senior 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 Senior Infrastructure Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (73.33%) MS Exchange
2 10 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (40.00%) IIS
4 3 (20.00%) Apache
4 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) SAN
1 4 (26.67%) iSCSI
2 1 (6.67%) NetScaler
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (6.67%) BGP
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
4 4 (26.67%) Windows 8
5 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Security Management
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Information Security Management
2 2 (13.33%) High Availability
2 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
2 2 (13.33%) Information Security
3 1 (6.67%) Wealth Management
3 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
1 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) MCSE
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (20.00%) MCITP
2 3 (20.00%) MCSA
2 3 (20.00%) MCP
3 2 (13.33%) Degree
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (6.67%) CCNP
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (46.67%) XenDesktop
3 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (33.33%) XenApp
5 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
5 4 (26.67%) vSphere
6 3 (20.00%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (6.67%) vCloud
7 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
1 3 (20.00%) SCOM
2 1 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) VMware
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (66.67%) Citrix
3 8 (53.33%) Cisco
4 7 (46.67%) HP
5 2 (13.33%) Sage
6 1 (6.67%) Symantec
6 1 (6.67%) Sophos
6 1 (6.67%) Mitel
6 1 (6.67%) Brocade
6 1 (6.67%) NetApp
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