Period
to 21 July 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Technician was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure Technician
England > North West
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 351 360 345
Rank change year-on-year +9 -15 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Technician 5 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.040% 0.030% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.031% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 9
North West median annual salary £30,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -16.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £27,500 £35,250 £34,200
90th Percentile £48,500 £41,750 £52,500
England median annual salary £30,000 £35,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -15.49% +18.33% -7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12,103 12,781 11,246
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.85% 96.76% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 9,862 10,480 9,489
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,244 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Infrastructure Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured Infrastructure Technician in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Technician in the North West

Infrastructure Technician
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Technician in the North West

Infrastructure Technician
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Technician in the North West over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Technician in the North West

Infrastructure Technician
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 Technician within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Cheshire -16 4 £50,000 +25.00%
Merseyside - 1 £30,000 -
Infrastructure Technician
England

Infrastructure Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, Infrastructure Technician 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 North West region featuring Infrastructure Technician in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Middleware
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Wealth Management
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (60.00%) Law
2 3 (60.00%) Validation
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 3 (60.00%) CA Wily
2 3 (60.00%) PaaS
2 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (60.00%) JBoss
2 3 (60.00%) CA
2 3 (60.00%) SSL
2 3 (60.00%) Sun
2 3 (60.00%) Apache
2 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (60.00%) BladeLogic
2 3 (60.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 3 (60.00%) CA Release Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V

Infrastructure Technician Skill Set
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 3 (60.00%) Apache
1 3 (60.00%) JBoss
1 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) Confluence
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) PaaS
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SSL
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Skype
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) CA Release Automation
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Law
3 1 (20.00%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) AIX
2 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Change Management
1 3 (60.00%) Open Source
1 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (60.00%) Validation
1 3 (60.00%) Wealth Management
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) BladeLogic
1 3 (60.00%) CA Wily
1 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (20.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) CA
1 3 (60.00%) Sun
2 1 (20.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Sophos