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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 245 247 237
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Engineer 8 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.12% 0.11% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.11% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 4
Average salary £42,750 £35,750 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.58% -17.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £34,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,250 £52,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -3.22%
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
6528 7056 6464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.51% 94.84% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5429 5734 5556
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 2015. 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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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 0 4 £45,375 +33.45%
Manchester +5 3 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Lancashire - 1 £43,000 - 1
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 21 (87.50%) Windows
2 17 (70.83%) VMware
3 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 12 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (37.50%) ITIL
8 9 (37.50%) Cisco
9 8 (33.33%) MCSE
9 8 (33.33%) MCSA
9 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (33.33%) MCITP
9 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (25.00%) CCENT
11 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
11 6 (25.00%) MCTS
11 6 (25.00%) SAN
11 6 (25.00%) CCIE
11 6 (25.00%) CCNA
11 6 (25.00%) CCDP
11 6 (25.00%) MCP
11 6 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (20.83%) Citrix
12 5 (20.83%) Incident Management
12 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
12 5 (20.83%) Office 365

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 12 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (12.50%) Lync
4 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 2 (8.33%) IIS
5 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Office 365
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) SAN
2 4 (16.67%) DNS
2 4 (16.67%) DHCP
3 3 (12.50%) LAN
3 3 (12.50%) Firewall
3 3 (12.50%) WAN
4 2 (8.33%) Wireless
4 2 (8.33%) SSL
5 1 (4.17%) DMZ
5 1 (4.17%) VoIP
5 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.17%) VPN
5 1 (4.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) Clustering
3 2 (8.33%) FlexPod
3 2 (8.33%) User Experience
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) ITIL
2 5 (20.83%) Incident Management
3 3 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 2 (8.33%) Project Management
4 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.33%) Migration
4 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.17%) Service Management
5 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.17%) Operations Management
5 1 (4.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) MCSE
1 8 (33.33%) MCSA
1 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (33.33%) MCITP
2 6 (25.00%) MCP
2 6 (25.00%) CCENT
2 6 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (25.00%) MCTS
2 6 (25.00%) CCIE
2 6 (25.00%) CCNA
2 6 (25.00%) CCDP
3 2 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) CCA
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.17%) XenApp
4 1 (4.17%) vSphere
4 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) VMware
2 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 9 (37.50%) Cisco
4 5 (20.83%) Citrix
5 3 (12.50%) NetApp
5 3 (12.50%) EMC
5 3 (12.50%) HP
5 3 (12.50%) SolarWinds
6 2 (8.33%) Dell
6 2 (8.33%) Mitel
6 2 (8.33%) WatchGuard
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