Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 6 months to 23 July 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
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 69 76
Rank change year-on-year -5 +7 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 21 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.00% 2.32% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.15% 2.37% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 29
Merseyside median annual salary £45,000 £57,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.74% +53.33% -3.23%
10th Percentile £33,875 £32,000 £31,649
90th Percentile £47,875 £61,250 £41,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +15.38%

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 975 969 966
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 92.68% 97.58% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 748 780 722
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,500 £22,520
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 July 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 6 months to 23 July 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
Liverpool +7 19 £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 23 July 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 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (52.38%) MS Exchange
5 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
5 10 (47.62%) SAN
5 10 (47.62%) Data Centre
6 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
6 9 (42.86%) vSphere
6 9 (42.86%) Finance
6 9 (42.86%) Change Management
7 8 (38.10%) NetApp
7 8 (38.10%) Citrix
7 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
7 8 (38.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (33.33%) Office 365
8 7 (33.33%) XenApp
8 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (33.33%) Cisco
9 6 (28.57%) CCNA
9 6 (28.57%) IIS
9 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (28.57%) Firewall
9 6 (28.57%) MCITP
9 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
9 6 (28.57%) NCDA

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 11 (52.38%) MS Exchange
2 8 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (28.57%) IIS
4 1 (4.76%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) SAN
2 6 (28.57%) Firewall
3 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (14.29%) NAS
4 3 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (4.76%) LAN
5 1 (4.76%) VPN
5 1 (4.76%) WAN
5 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
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 3 (14.29%) Back Office
3 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.76%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Data Centre
2 6 (28.57%) FlexPod
3 3 (14.29%) Virtual Team
4 1 (4.76%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 5 (23.81%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (4.76%) Linux
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Change Management
2 6 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (28.57%) Virtual Environments
3 5 (23.81%) ITIL
4 4 (19.05%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (14.29%) Migration
5 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 3 (14.29%) Server Patching
5 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 3 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (14.29%) Time Management
6 2 (9.52%) Project Management
6 2 (9.52%) Release Management
7 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
7 1 (4.76%) Change Control
7 1 (4.76%) Converged Infrastructure
7 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (4.76%) Proactive Monitoring
7 1 (4.76%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (28.57%) CCNA
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (28.57%) MCITP
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (28.57%) NCDA
3 4 (19.05%) Degree
4 3 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (9.52%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 9 (42.86%) vSphere
3 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (33.33%) XenApp
4 5 (23.81%) XenDesktop
5 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (4.76%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Nagios
2 1 (4.76%) SCOM
2 1 (4.76%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) VMware
2 8 (38.10%) Citrix
2 8 (38.10%) NetApp
3 7 (33.33%) Cisco
4 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.52%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) Dell
6 1 (4.76%) Meraki
6 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
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