Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Lancashire during the 6 months to 19 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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 81 88
Rank change year-on-year +9 +7 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 7 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.80% 0.33% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.34% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 7
Lancashire median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -18.60% +32.31%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,000 £41,400
90th Percentile £39,000 £35,000 £45,000
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. 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
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies in Lancashire with a recognized job title 848 886 936
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.36% 97.47% 93.23%
Number of salaries quoted 677 783 764
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £21,650 £22,750 £21,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £51,150 £46,775
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackburn - 4 £32,500 -
Preston -10 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Blackpool - 1 £43,500 -
Lancaster - 1 - -
Infrastructure Engineer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 Lancashire region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (57.14%) People Management
3 4 (57.14%) Mitel
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Server
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) SaaS
4 1 (14.29%) PaaS
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) IaaS
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) XenApp
4 1 (14.29%) XenServer
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (14.29%) SMS
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) AIX
4 1 (14.29%) 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 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) PaaS
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) SMS
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) AIX
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Management
1 4 (57.14%) People Management
2 1 (14.29%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Server
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
3 1 (14.29%) XenServer
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Mitel
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp