The median annual salary for a Senior Infrastructure Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
England / North West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 256 222 244
Rank change year-on-year -34 +22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Engineer 16 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.23% 0.25% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.26% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 14
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,900 £42,500 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -7.21% +14.11%  

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 6647 5415 6191
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.61% 97.74% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5440 4595 5048
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the North West

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the North West

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the North West over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the North West

Senior 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 Senior Infrastructure Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 June 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 -30 8 £47,500 +8.57% 2
Cheshire -33 5 £47,500 +5.55%
Merseyside - 3 £38,500 -
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Senior 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 Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 32 (86.49%) Windows
2 26 (70.27%) Active Directory
3 21 (56.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (56.76%) VMware
4 19 (51.35%) Windows Server
5 17 (45.95%) Data Centre
5 17 (45.95%) ITIL
6 15 (40.54%) MCSE
7 14 (37.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (35.14%) Cisco
8 13 (35.14%) DHCP
8 13 (35.14%) DNS
8 13 (35.14%) Telecoms
8 13 (35.14%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (35.14%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (32.43%) Service Management
9 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
9 12 (32.43%) MCP
10 11 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (27.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 9 (24.32%) MCSA
12 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2013
13 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2010
13 8 (21.62%) NetScaler
13 8 (21.62%) TCP/IP
13 8 (21.62%) MS Exchange
13 8 (21.62%) Migration
13 8 (21.62%) WAN
13 8 (21.62%) Citrix

Senior Infrastructure Engineer 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 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2013
1 8 (21.62%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.51%) IIS
3 3 (8.11%) Apache
3 3 (8.11%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (8.11%) JBoss
3 3 (8.11%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.11%) OpenShift
3 1 (2.70%) IaaS
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (35.14%) DHCP
1 13 (35.14%) DNS
2 8 (21.62%) NetScaler
2 8 (21.62%) TCP/IP
2 8 (21.62%) WAN
3 7 (18.92%) SAN
3 7 (18.92%) Unified Communications
4 6 (16.22%) Firewall
5 5 (13.51%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (8.11%) HTTP
7 2 (5.41%) NAS
7 2 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.70%) LAN
8 1 (2.70%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (2.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MSI
2 4 (10.81%) InstallShield
3 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (35.14%) Telecoms
2 6 (16.22%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Back Office
3 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (8.11%) JSON
1 3 (8.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (45.95%) Data Centre
2 7 (18.92%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (16.22%) FlexPod
4 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 32 (86.49%) Windows
2 19 (51.35%) Windows Server
3 14 (37.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (16.22%) Linux
6 5 (13.51%) Data ONTAP
7 4 (10.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (8.11%) AIX
8 3 (8.11%) Unix
9 1 (2.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) ITIL
2 13 (35.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (32.43%) Service Management
4 8 (21.62%) Load Balancing
4 8 (21.62%) Migration
5 7 (18.92%) Change Management
6 6 (16.22%) Virtual Environments
7 5 (13.51%) Application Packaging
7 5 (13.51%) Change Control
7 5 (13.51%) Configuration Management
7 5 (13.51%) Network Management
7 5 (13.51%) Process Improvement
7 5 (13.51%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (13.51%) Statistics
8 4 (10.81%) Application Virtualisation
8 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
9 3 (8.11%) Risk Management
9 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (8.11%) Validation
10 2 (5.41%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) PowerShell
2 4 (10.81%) Java
2 4 (10.81%) Perl
2 4 (10.81%) Ruby
3 3 (8.11%) Jython
3 3 (8.11%) Korn
3 3 (8.11%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.70%) PHP
4 1 (2.70%) Python
4 1 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (56.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (40.54%) MCSE
3 13 (35.14%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (32.43%) MCP
5 10 (27.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (24.32%) MCSA
7 8 (21.62%) MCITP
8 7 (18.92%) CCIE
8 7 (18.92%) CCNP
9 6 (16.22%) CCNA
9 6 (16.22%) NCDA
10 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
11 4 (10.81%) BC Cleared
12 3 (8.11%) Degree
13 2 (5.41%) CCA
13 2 (5.41%) Citrix Certification
14 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (70.27%) Active Directory
2 11 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (16.22%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (16.22%) vSphere
4 5 (13.51%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (13.51%) VMware Server
5 4 (10.81%) Docker
6 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
6 2 (5.41%) XenApp
6 2 (5.41%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.70%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.70%) vCloud
7 1 (2.70%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) SCCM
1 5 (13.51%) SCOrch
2 3 (8.11%) Kubernetes
2 3 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (8.11%) Puppet
3 1 (2.70%) BladeLogic
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.70%) SnapMirror
3 1 (2.70%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 21 (56.76%) VMware
2 13 (35.14%) Cisco
3 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
4 8 (21.62%) Citrix
5 7 (18.92%) F5
5 7 (18.92%) Juniper
5 7 (18.92%) NetApp
5 7 (18.92%) Riverbed
6 5 (13.51%) Red Hat
7 3 (8.11%) AppDynamics
7 3 (8.11%) IBM
7 3 (8.11%) Sun
8 1 (2.70%) BMC
8 1 (2.70%) EMC
8 1 (2.70%) Veeam
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