The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bolton during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Infrastructure Engineer
Manchester / Bolton
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 26 18
Rank change year-on-year 0 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 3 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 2.80% 2.86% 8.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.86% 2.97% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 10
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -11.76%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

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 105 101 124
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 98.13% 96.19% 99.20%
Number of salaries quoted 85 87 117
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Application Packaging
2 4 (57.14%) SCCM
2 4 (57.14%) BC Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) MCP
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) MCSE
2 4 (57.14%) MSI
2 4 (57.14%) InstallShield
2 4 (57.14%) Service Management
2 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 4 (57.14%) Application Virtualisation
2 4 (57.14%) SCOrch
3 3 (42.86%) Nimble Storage
3 3 (42.86%) Compliance Management
3 3 (42.86%) vCenter Server
3 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery Management
3 3 (42.86%) vSphere
3 3 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) MPLS
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) InstallShield
1 4 (57.14%) MSI
General
1 3 (42.86%) Legal
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Application Packaging
2 4 (57.14%) Application Virtualisation
2 4 (57.14%) Service Management
3 3 (42.86%) Business Continuity
3 3 (42.86%) Compliance Management
3 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) BC Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) MCP
1 4 (57.14%) MCSE
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) SCCM
1 4 (57.14%) SCOrch
2 3 (42.86%) vCenter Server
2 3 (42.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) Juniper
2 3 (42.86%) NetApp
2 3 (42.86%) Nimble Storage
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
Bolton, Lancashire
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