The median annual salary for a Senior Infrastructure Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
North West / Cheshire
Rank 90 100 118
Rank change year-on-year +10 +18  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Engineer 3 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.28% 0.15% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.16% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 6
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +23.52%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. 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
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1036 1243 1689
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 97.00% 95.62% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 846 1059 1294
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Infrastructure Engineer in Cheshire

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Infrastructure Engineer in Cheshire

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +8 3 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
North West

Senior Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Senior 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 Cheshire region featuring Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) DNS
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) DHCP
4 4 (44.44%) MPLS
4 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 4 (44.44%) Firewall
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) SonicWALL
4 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (33.33%) Migration
5 3 (33.33%) MCSE
5 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 3 (33.33%) FortiGate
6 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco
6 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
6 2 (22.22%) MCSA
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) MCITP
6 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement

Senior Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
1 1 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) DHCP
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) MPLS
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) NAS
3 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) MSI
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
4 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
4 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity Management
4 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (11.11%) High Availability
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) MCSE
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) MCITP
2 2 (22.22%) MCSA
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) MCP
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
1 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) FortiGate
2 1 (11.11%) BladeLogic
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) SonicWALL
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) arcserve
4 1 (11.11%) BMC
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) Nimble Storage
4 1 (11.11%) Sophos
4 1 (11.11%) Symantec
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