The median annual salary for a Infrastructure Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bolton during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
Manchester / Bolton
Rank 27 15 34
Rank change year-on-year -12 +19  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 4 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 3.15% 5.63% 4.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.39% 5.80% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 7
Median salary £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 118 69 167
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 92.91% 97.18% 99.40%
Number of salaries quoted 105 57 140
Median salary £35,000 £31,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -25.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Bolton

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Bolton.

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Bolton

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, Infrastructure Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bolton region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
1 9 (100.00%) MCP
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) DHCP
1 9 (100.00%) DNS
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (88.89%) Service Management
2 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
2 8 (88.89%) MCSE
2 8 (88.89%) MSI
2 8 (88.89%) InstallShield
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft App-V
2 8 (88.89%) SCCM
2 8 (88.89%) BC Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) PowerShell
2 8 (88.89%) Application Packaging
2 8 (88.89%) SCOrch
2 8 (88.89%) Application Virtualisation
3 1 (11.11%) Compliance Management
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) WSUS
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) DHCP
1 9 (100.00%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) InstallShield
1 8 (88.89%) MSI
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
2 8 (88.89%) Application Packaging
2 8 (88.89%) Application Virtualisation
2 8 (88.89%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) BCP
3 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
3 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Compliance Management
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) MCP
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (88.89%) BC Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) MCSE
2 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) MCSA
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) SCCM
1 8 (88.89%) SCOrch
2 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) NetApp
2 1 (11.11%) VMware