The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Lancashire during the 3 months to 26 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
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 61 57
Rank change year-on-year +18 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 14 1 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 3.15% 0.22% 3.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.25% 0.23% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 18
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -23.97%  
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 Lancashire. 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
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 431 441 582
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 96.85% 98.22% 98.64%
Number of salaries quoted 362 353 480
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £46,500
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 Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Lancashire

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Lancashire

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Blackburn - 10 £32,500 -
Preston -6 3 £32,500 -
Blackpool - 1 £43,500 -
Infrastructure Engineer
North West

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Lancashire region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (89.47%) VMware
2 14 (73.68%) Windows
3 13 (68.42%) MS Exchange
3 13 (68.42%) Cisco
3 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (63.16%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (63.16%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (52.63%) VMware Server
6 10 (52.63%) People Management
6 10 (52.63%) Infrastructure Management
6 10 (52.63%) SQL
6 10 (52.63%) Mitel
7 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
8 4 (21.05%) SAN
8 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
8 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
9 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
9 3 (15.79%) XenApp
9 3 (15.79%) XenServer
9 3 (15.79%) SCCM
9 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (15.79%) NetApp
9 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (15.79%) Firewall
9 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
9 3 (15.79%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (15.79%) Citrix
9 3 (15.79%) Microsoft

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 13 (68.42%) MS Exchange
2 12 (63.16%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.26%) IaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) PaaS
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) SAN
2 3 (15.79%) Firewall
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
1 1 (5.26%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
4 3 (15.79%) AIX
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.26%) Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Infrastructure Management
1 10 (52.63%) People Management
2 1 (5.26%) Change Management
2 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (5.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) A+ Certification
1 1 (5.26%) CCNA
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.26%) MCSA
1 1 (5.26%) MCSE
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) VMware ESXi
2 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (52.63%) VMware Server
4 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
5 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
6 3 (15.79%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (15.79%) XenApp
6 3 (15.79%) XenServer
7 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) VMware
2 13 (68.42%) Cisco
3 10 (52.63%) Mitel
4 3 (15.79%) Citrix
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.79%) NetApp
5 1 (5.26%) EMC
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle
5 1 (5.26%) Sun
5 1 (5.26%) Symantec
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