Period
to 27 May 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Support was £54,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

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

Infrastructure Support
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 181 134 125
Rank change year-on-year -47 -9 +31
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support 1 13 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.032% 0.55% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.56% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 25
Cheshire median annual salary £54,500 £33,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +65.15% +43.48% -8.00%
10th Percentile £54,250 £25,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £54,750 £60,425 £53,750
North West median annual salary £31,500 £32,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year -3.08% +16.07% -11.81%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. 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
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 2,983 2,305 2,272
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.04% 96.65% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2,199 1,822 1,955
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £55,150
North West median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% - -

Infrastructure Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Support in Cheshire

Infrastructure Support
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Support in Cheshire

Infrastructure Support Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, Infrastructure Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region featuring Infrastructure Support in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) BladeLogic
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) CA Release Automation

Infrastructure Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) CA Release Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) BladeLogic