The median annual salary for a Infrastructure Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 3 months to 26 April 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 / Merseyside
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 45 49
Rank change year-on-year -7 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 11 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.06% 1.66% 2.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.21% 1.71% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 10
Median salary £45,000 £60,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +60.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. 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
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 497 410 470
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 93.25% 97.16% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 383 345 349
Median salary £37,500 £38,100 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.57% -4.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,573 £57,500 £60,000
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 Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Merseyside

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Merseyside

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Merseyside over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Merseyside

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 26 April 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
Liverpool +1 11 £45,000 -25.00% 2
Infrastructure Engineer
North West

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

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

1 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 16 (76.19%) VMware
3 14 (66.67%) Finance
4 12 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (47.62%) Windows Server
6 9 (42.86%) Data Centre
6 9 (42.86%) vSphere
6 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (38.10%) NetApp
7 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
8 7 (33.33%) ITIL
8 7 (33.33%) Cisco
8 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
8 7 (33.33%) Office 365
9 6 (28.57%) Virtual Environments
9 6 (28.57%) NCDA
9 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (28.57%) FlexPod
9 6 (28.57%) SCOM
9 6 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (28.57%) MCITP
9 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 6 (28.57%) CCNA
9 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
9 6 (28.57%) Citrix
9 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 5 (23.81%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Firewall
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (4.76%) LAN
4 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
4 1 (4.76%) VoIP
4 1 (4.76%) VPN
4 1 (4.76%) WAN
4 1 (4.76%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 6 (28.57%) FlexPod
3 4 (19.05%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (19.05%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Windows Server
3 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (23.81%) Data ONTAP
6 2 (9.52%) Linux
7 1 (4.76%) HPUX
7 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.76%) Unix
7 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) Change Management
2 6 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (28.57%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (14.29%) Operations Management
4 2 (9.52%) Release Management
5 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Engineering
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
2 3 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) CCNA
1 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (28.57%) MCITP
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (28.57%) NCDA
1 6 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (42.86%) vSphere
3 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 3 (14.29%) XenApp
4 3 (14.29%) XenDesktop
5 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
6 1 (4.76%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) SCOM
2 5 (23.81%) SCCM
2 5 (23.81%) SCOrch
2 5 (23.81%) SCVMM
3 1 (4.76%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) VMware
2 8 (38.10%) NetApp
3 7 (33.33%) Cisco
4 6 (28.57%) Citrix
4 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) Meraki
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
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