The median annual salary for a Infrastructure Engineer was £32,000 in advertised job vacancies in Lancashire during the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 52 52
Rank change year-on-year -1 0  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 5 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.19% 0.87% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 0.90% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 2
Median salary £32,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.66% +7.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  

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 414 334 415
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 98.34% 96.53% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 381 289 369
Median salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -2.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
3 3 (50.00%) SCCM
3 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) Office 365
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
5 1 (16.67%) Symantec
5 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (16.67%) Wireless
5 1 (16.67%) MCSE
5 1 (16.67%) MCSA
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Sun
5 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
5 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (16.67%) Advertising
5 1 (16.67%) EMC
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) iSCSI

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Sun
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec