Period
to 22 June 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

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 > Manchester
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 201 190 161
Rank change year-on-year -11 -29 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 82 114 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.15% 1.41% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 1.45% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 73 102 89
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +12.68% +1.43%
10th Percentile £30,150 £30,000 £29,200
90th Percentile £47,500 £52,950 £43,750
North West median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 6,895 7,875 6,676
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.79% 97.39% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5,792 6,661 5,650
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,000 £24,727
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Manchester

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Manchester

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Manchester

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 June 2018. 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
Altrincham +10 5 £40,000 +66.67%
Wigan - 5 £37,500 -
Salford -4 3 £37,747 +7.85% 1
Stockport - 2 £47,500 -
Oldham - 2 £23,500 -
Bury - 1 £38,500 -
Cheadle - 1 £40,000 - 1
Infrastructure Engineer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, Infrastructure Engineer 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 Manchester region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 69 (84.15%) Windows
2 66 (80.49%) VMware
3 43 (52.44%) Microsoft
4 40 (48.78%) Windows Server
5 37 (45.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 37 (45.12%) Linux
6 29 (35.37%) Microsoft Azure
7 28 (34.15%) Active Directory
8 27 (32.93%) Cisco
9 23 (28.05%) Citrix
10 22 (26.83%) ITIL
10 22 (26.83%) Amazon AWS
11 21 (25.61%) Hyper-V
12 18 (21.95%) LAN
12 18 (21.95%) SAN
12 18 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (19.51%) Office 365
14 15 (18.29%) DNS
15 14 (17.07%) HP
16 13 (15.85%) WAN
16 13 (15.85%) MS Exchange
16 13 (15.85%) Windows Server 2012
16 13 (15.85%) Mentoring
17 12 (14.63%) PowerShell
17 12 (14.63%) IIS
18 11 (13.41%) MCSE
18 11 (13.41%) Microsoft Certification
19 10 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
19 10 (12.20%) Data Centre
19 10 (12.20%) DHCP

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (15.85%) MS Exchange
2 12 (14.63%) IIS
3 5 (6.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (6.10%) Skype for Business
4 4 (4.88%) Apache
5 2 (2.44%) Confluence
5 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.44%) IBM Domino
6 1 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.22%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.22%) JBoss
6 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 29 (35.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (26.83%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (19.51%) Office 365
4 6 (7.32%) IaaS
4 6 (7.32%) PaaS
5 2 (2.44%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.44%) GitHub
6 1 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.22%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 18 (21.95%) LAN
1 18 (21.95%) SAN
2 15 (18.29%) DNS
3 13 (15.85%) WAN
4 10 (12.20%) DHCP
4 10 (12.20%) Firewall
5 9 (10.98%) TCP/IP
6 7 (8.54%) VLAN
7 6 (7.32%) iSCSI
7 6 (7.32%) Skype
7 6 (7.32%) VoIP
8 5 (6.10%) NAS
8 5 (6.10%) NetScaler
9 4 (4.88%) VPN
10 3 (3.66%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (3.66%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (3.66%) HTTP
10 3 (3.66%) SSL
11 2 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (2.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.88%) MySQL
3 3 (3.66%) Big Data
3 3 (3.66%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.22%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.66%) JIRA
2 3 (3.66%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (2.44%) Bitbucket
3 2 (2.44%) SonarQube
3 2 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (2.44%) Subversion
3 2 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.22%) GitLab
General
1 10 (12.20%) Retail
2 6 (7.32%) Finance
3 4 (4.88%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.88%) Web Services
2 1 (1.22%) .NET
2 1 (1.22%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (1.22%) Flash
2 1 (1.22%) JSON
2 1 (1.22%) RESTful
2 1 (1.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.20%) Data Centre
2 8 (9.76%) Driving Licence
3 5 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.10%) Public Cloud
4 4 (4.88%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.44%) Clustering
5 2 (2.44%) EMC VNX
5 2 (2.44%) Replication
6 1 (1.22%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.22%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.22%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 69 (84.15%) Windows
2 40 (48.78%) Windows Server
3 37 (45.12%) Linux
4 13 (15.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (6.10%) Windows 10
7 4 (4.88%) Ubuntu
8 3 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.44%) CentOS
10 1 (1.22%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (1.22%) Debian
10 1 (1.22%) Fedora
10 1 (1.22%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.22%) Unix
10 1 (1.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.83%) ITIL
2 18 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (15.85%) Mentoring
4 10 (12.20%) PRINCE2
5 9 (10.98%) Service Management
6 8 (9.76%) Coaching
6 8 (9.76%) E-Commerce
6 8 (9.76%) Migration
7 7 (8.54%) DevOps
7 7 (8.54%) Release Management
7 7 (8.54%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (7.32%) Problem Management
8 6 (7.32%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (7.32%) Software Delivery
9 5 (6.10%) High Availability
9 5 (6.10%) ITIL V3
10 4 (4.88%) Project Management
10 4 (4.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (3.66%) Information Security
11 3 (3.66%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.63%) PowerShell
2 6 (7.32%) SQL
3 3 (3.66%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.22%) C
4 1 (1.22%) Perl
4 1 (1.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (13.41%) MCSE
1 11 (13.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (10.98%) MCSA
3 6 (7.32%) MCITP
3 6 (7.32%) MCTS
4 5 (6.10%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (4.88%) CCNA
5 4 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.88%) MCP
5 4 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (3.66%) CCNP
7 2 (2.44%) Degree
7 2 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.44%) VCP5
8 1 (1.22%) CCIE
8 1 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (1.22%) NCDA
8 1 (1.22%) NCIE
8 1 (1.22%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (6.10%) ISO 9001
3 3 (3.66%) SLA
4 1 (1.22%) GDPR
4 1 (1.22%) GPG13
4 1 (1.22%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.22%) PMO
System Software
1 37 (45.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (34.15%) Active Directory
3 21 (25.61%) Hyper-V
4 7 (8.54%) vSphere
4 7 (8.54%) XenApp
5 6 (7.32%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (6.10%) XenDesktop
7 3 (3.66%) VMware NSX
8 2 (2.44%) Docker
8 2 (2.44%) vCloud
8 2 (2.44%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (2.44%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (1.22%) NFS
9 1 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.22%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (10.98%) SCCM
2 5 (6.10%) SCOM
3 4 (4.88%) Puppet
3 4 (4.88%) vCenter Server
4 3 (3.66%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (3.66%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.44%) Ansible
5 2 (2.44%) vRealize
6 1 (1.22%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.22%) FlexNet
6 1 (1.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.22%) Kibana
6 1 (1.22%) logstash
6 1 (1.22%) Simpana
6 1 (1.22%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (1.22%) WSUS
6 1 (1.22%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 66 (80.49%) VMware
2 43 (52.44%) Microsoft
3 27 (32.93%) Cisco
4 23 (28.05%) Citrix
5 14 (17.07%) HP
6 8 (9.76%) Veeam
7 7 (8.54%) NetApp
8 6 (7.32%) F5
9 5 (6.10%) 3PAR
10 3 (3.66%) Atlassian
10 3 (3.66%) Dell
10 3 (3.66%) EqualLogic
10 3 (3.66%) IBM
10 3 (3.66%) McAfee
10 3 (3.66%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.66%) SolarWinds
11 2 (2.44%) EMC
11 2 (2.44%) Fortinet
11 2 (2.44%) Sage
11 2 (2.44%) SAP