Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bolton during the 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 40 38
Rank change year-on-year -5 -2 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 3 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 1.57% 2.40% 3.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 2.55% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 8
Bolton median annual salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.41% +4.23% +9.23%
Manchester median annual salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.33% - +11.94%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bolton
Permanent vacancies in Bolton with a recognized job title 187 274 206
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.91% 93.84% 99.52%
Number of salaries quoted 165 225 194
Bolton median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £26,750 £23,500 £20,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £49,500 £48,750
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

Job postings that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bolton.

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 23 November 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Legal
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) WSUS
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (66.67%) Nimble Storage

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 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) MPLS
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
1 2 (66.67%) Compliance Management
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) vCenter Server
1 2 (66.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) Nimble Storage
2 2 (66.67%) VMware