Period
to 25 April 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 6 months to 25 April 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 > Merseyside
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 78 60
Rank change year-on-year +14 -18 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 20 23 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.25% 2.01% 3.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 2.13% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 19
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £35,750 £33,125 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
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 Merseyside. 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
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies in Merseyside with a recognized job title 870 1,082 935
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.97% 94.42% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 750 861 756
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £56,250 £54,063
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

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 6 months to 25 April 2018.

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 6 months to 25 April 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
Liverpool +15 20 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Infrastructure Engineer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Merseyside region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) Windows Server
3 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (60.00%) VMware
4 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (40.00%) Hyper-V
6 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (40.00%) HP
7 7 (35.00%) ITIL
8 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (30.00%) SCCM
8 6 (30.00%) Office 365
9 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (25.00%) Citrix
9 5 (25.00%) SAN
9 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
10 4 (20.00%) LAN
10 4 (20.00%) WAN
10 4 (20.00%) CCNP
10 4 (20.00%) CCNA
10 4 (20.00%) VPN
10 4 (20.00%) DNS
10 4 (20.00%) NetApp
10 4 (20.00%) Cisco
10 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (20.00%) Nagios
10 4 (20.00%) Project Management
10 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

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 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (20.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (10.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (30.00%) Office 365
3 2 (10.00%) IaaS
3 2 (10.00%) PaaS
3 2 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) SAN
2 4 (20.00%) DNS
2 4 (20.00%) LAN
2 4 (20.00%) Skype
2 4 (20.00%) VPN
2 4 (20.00%) WAN
3 3 (15.00%) NetScaler
4 2 (10.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 3 (15.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (15.00%) Clustering
3 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (10.00%) HPUX
5 2 (10.00%) Linux
5 2 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) Change Management
2 4 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (20.00%) DevOps
2 4 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (20.00%) Project Management
2 4 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 3 (15.00%) Application Packaging
3 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (15.00%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (15.00%) Task Automation
4 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (10.00%) Converged Infrastructure
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.00%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (10.00%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (20.00%) CCNA
2 4 (20.00%) CCNP
2 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (10.00%) Degree
4 2 (10.00%) MCITP
5 1 (5.00%) CCA
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (20.00%) XenApp
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (10.00%) Firmware
7 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) SCCM
2 4 (20.00%) Nagios
2 4 (20.00%) SCOM
3 3 (15.00%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (10.00%) NetBackup
4 2 (10.00%) OpenView
4 2 (10.00%) WMI
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) VMware
2 8 (40.00%) HP
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) Citrix
4 4 (20.00%) 3PAR
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco
4 4 (20.00%) NetApp
5 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (10.00%) Veritas