Period
to 19 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Infrastructure Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Infrastructure Management over the 6 months to 19 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure Management
England > North West
6 months to
19 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 263 284 326
Rank change year-on-year +21 +42 +12
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure Management 105 67 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.79% 0.57% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.64% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 71 52 15
North West median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% +2.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £38,450 £23,900
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £83,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76% -4.55%

Infrastructure Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11856 10476 11745
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 89.72% 88.68% 89.73%
Number of salaries quoted 9461 8789 9670
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Infrastructure Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Infrastructure Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Management in the North West

Infrastructure Management
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Management in the North West.

Salary trend for Infrastructure Management in the North West

Infrastructure Management
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Management in the North West over the 6 months to 19 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Management in the North West

Infrastructure Management
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Management within the North West region over the 6 months to 19 September 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
Manchester -2 72 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Merseyside -12 16 £55,000 -12.00%
Lancashire +5 10 £32,500 +3.17%
Cheshire - 6 £60,000 -
Infrastructure Management
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2017, IT jobs citing Infrastructure Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Infrastructure Management.

1 89 (84.76%) Finance
2 71 (67.62%) Banking
3 70 (66.67%) SQL
4 66 (62.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 57 (54.29%) SAS
5 57 (54.29%) ProC
5 57 (54.29%) SAS Macro
5 57 (54.29%) Base SAS
5 57 (54.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 57 (54.29%) Analytics
5 57 (54.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 57 (54.29%) PROC SQL
5 57 (54.29%) Visual Analytics
5 57 (54.29%) SAS Visual Analytics
6 46 (43.81%) Microsoft
7 37 (35.24%) Oracle
8 30 (28.57%) People Management
9 27 (25.71%) Windows
10 20 (19.05%) Mentoring
10 20 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
11 19 (18.10%) ITIL
11 19 (18.10%) Project Management
12 16 (15.24%) Nagios
12 16 (15.24%) PowerShell
12 16 (15.24%) XenApp
12 16 (15.24%) SCOM
12 16 (15.24%) Proactive Monitoring
13 15 (14.29%) EdgeSight
13 15 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
14 14 (13.33%) Data Centre

Infrastructure Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 57 (54.29%) SAS
2 11 (10.48%) MS Exchange
3 10 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (2.86%) Confluence
4 3 (2.86%) IIS
5 2 (1.90%) Apache
5 2 (1.90%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.95%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (3.81%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (9.52%) IaaS
1 10 (9.52%) PaaS
2 9 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.90%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (1.90%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (1.90%) CloudFront
3 2 (1.90%) GitHub
3 2 (1.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.86%) SAN
2 2 (1.90%) DMZ
2 2 (1.90%) Firewall
2 2 (1.90%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (1.90%) IPv4
2 2 (1.90%) IPv6
2 2 (1.90%) LAN
2 2 (1.90%) Network Security
2 2 (1.90%) VPN
2 2 (1.90%) WAN
2 2 (1.90%) Wireless
2 2 (1.90%) Wireless Security
3 1 (0.95%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (54.29%) Base SAS
1 57 (54.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 57 (54.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 57 (54.29%) SAS Visual Analytics
2 2 (1.90%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (1.90%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 57 (54.29%) ProC
2 3 (2.86%) JIRA
3 2 (1.90%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.90%) Jenkins
General
1 89 (84.76%) Finance
2 71 (67.62%) Banking
3 4 (3.81%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.90%) Marketing
5 1 (0.95%) Advertising
5 1 (0.95%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.95%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (54.29%) Consultant
1 57 (54.29%) SAS Consultant
2 32 (30.48%) SAS Data Integration Studio Consultant
3 20 (19.05%) Senior Consultant
3 20 (19.05%) Senior SAS Consultant
4 16 (15.24%) Server Engineer
5 13 (12.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (8.57%) Windows Engineer
7 8 (7.62%) Active Directory Engineer
7 8 (7.62%) Architect
7 8 (7.62%) Digital Architect
7 8 (7.62%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 8 (7.62%) Exchange Engineer
7 8 (7.62%) Messaging Engineer
7 8 (7.62%) Senior Architect
7 8 (7.62%) Senior Digital Architect
7 8 (7.62%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 8 (7.62%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (7.62%) VMware Engineer
7 8 (7.62%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.90%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 10 (9.52%) Management Information System
4 8 (7.62%) User Experience
5 3 (2.86%) Wiki
6 1 (0.95%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (25.71%) Windows
2 12 (11.43%) Windows Server
3 10 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.90%) CentOS
4 2 (1.90%) Linux
4 2 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.95%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (62.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 57 (54.29%) Analytics
2 57 (54.29%) Visual Analytics
3 30 (28.57%) People Management
4 20 (19.05%) Mentoring
5 19 (18.10%) ITIL
5 19 (18.10%) Project Management
6 16 (15.24%) Proactive Monitoring
7 15 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (7.62%) ArchiMate
8 8 (7.62%) Presales
8 8 (7.62%) Service Design
8 8 (7.62%) TOGAF
8 8 (7.62%) UML
9 7 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (3.81%) Data Analysis
10 4 (3.81%) ITIL V3
10 4 (3.81%) Portfolio Management
10 4 (3.81%) Systems Analysis
10 4 (3.81%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 70 (66.67%) SQL
2 57 (54.29%) PROC SQL
2 57 (54.29%) SAS Macro
3 16 (15.24%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.90%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.90%) Java
4 2 (1.90%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (1.90%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (15.24%) XenApp
2 11 (10.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (9.52%) Active Directory
3 10 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (9.52%) VMware Server
4 4 (3.81%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (2.86%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (15.24%) Nagios
1 16 (15.24%) SCOM
2 15 (14.29%) EdgeSight
3 3 (2.86%) SCOrch
4 2 (1.90%) Ansible
4 2 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.90%) Puppet
4 2 (1.90%) Salt
5 1 (0.95%) SCCM
Vendors
1 46 (43.81%) Microsoft
2 37 (35.24%) Oracle
3 11 (10.48%) VMware
4 10 (9.52%) Cisco
4 10 (9.52%) Mitel
5 6 (5.71%) Citrix
6 3 (2.86%) HP
7 2 (1.90%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.90%) Splunk