The median annual salary for a Network Infrastructure Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Infrastructure Engineer
England / North West
Rank 246 230 257
Rank change year-on-year -16 +27  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Infrastructure Engineer 3 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.049% 0.14% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.15% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 4
Median salary £47,500 £32,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.15% -19.75%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year - +1.91%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5942 5517 6390
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.73% 97.04% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4951 4631 5150
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West that featured Network Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Network Infrastructure Engineer in the North West

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Network Infrastructure Engineer in the North West

Network Infrastructure Engineer
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 Network Infrastructure Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -22 2 £47,500 +46.15% 3
Network Infrastructure Engineer
England

Network Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Network 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 North West region featuring Network Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
3 8 (72.73%) ITIL
3 8 (72.73%) Juniper
4 7 (63.64%) CCNP
4 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (54.55%) DNS
5 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (54.55%) Firewall
5 6 (54.55%) VMware
6 5 (45.45%) LAN
6 5 (45.45%) CCNA
6 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (36.36%) MCSE
7 4 (36.36%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (36.36%) SonicWALL
8 3 (27.27%) VLAN
8 3 (27.27%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
8 3 (27.27%) Service Management
8 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
8 3 (27.27%) MPLS
8 3 (27.27%) CCIE
8 3 (27.27%) SAN
8 3 (27.27%) Office 365

Network Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) DNS
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) LAN
3 4 (36.36%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (27.27%) MPLS
4 3 (27.27%) SAN
4 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 3 (27.27%) VLAN
5 2 (18.18%) DHCP
5 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
5 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
5 2 (18.18%) VPN
5 2 (18.18%) WAN
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (9.09%) OpenScape
6 1 (9.09%) Skype
6 1 (9.09%) SSL
6 1 (9.09%) Wireless
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
1 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Service Management
3 2 (18.18%) Change Control
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
3 2 (18.18%) Network Management
3 2 (18.18%) Statistics
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) CCNP
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (45.45%) CCNA
3 4 (36.36%) MCSE
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (27.27%) CCIE
5 2 (18.18%) MCITP
5 2 (18.18%) MCP
5 2 (18.18%) MCSA
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Cacti
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (72.73%) Juniper
3 6 (54.55%) VMware
4 4 (36.36%) SonicWALL
5 2 (18.18%) F5
5 2 (18.18%) Riverbed
6 1 (9.09%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (9.09%) IronPort
6 1 (9.09%) Polycom
6 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 1 (9.09%) Siemens
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