Period
to 18 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Technician was £29,250 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 354 360 352
Rank change year-on-year +6 -8 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Technician 2 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.017% 0.047% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.049% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 5
North West median annual salary £29,250 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.14% +9.38% +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,475 £27,500 £32,600
90th Percentile £32,025 £55,875 £47,500
England median annual salary £30,000 £32,750 £31,000
% change year-on-year -8.40% +5.65% +3.33%

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 11,373 12,357 11,856
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.70% 96.68% 97.26%
Number of salaries quoted 9,185 9,900 9,995
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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
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 18 October 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 +4 2 £29,250 -42.93% 3
Infrastructure Technician
England

Infrastructure Technician Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Mitel
1 2 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 2 (100.00%) WatchGuard
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Servers

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Mitel
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) WatchGuard