Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Infrastructure Engineer was £39,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 344 338 336
Rank change year-on-year -6 -2 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Engineer 30 27 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.23% 0.22% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.23% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 29 26 32
North West median annual salary £39,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.06% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £34,500 £35,000 £36,375
90th Percentile £49,650 £58,750 £48,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -

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 12799 11927 12584
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.59% 97.01% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10256 10029 10440
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 November 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 -1 18 £45,000 +2.86% 5
Merseyside - 9 £38,500 -
Cheshire -41 3 £35,000 -6.67%
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 28 (93.33%) Windows
2 26 (86.67%) VMware
3 25 (83.33%) Active Directory
4 16 (53.33%) Windows Server
5 15 (50.00%) Citrix
5 15 (50.00%) Office 365
6 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (43.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (43.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 13 (43.33%) DNS
7 13 (43.33%) ITIL
7 13 (43.33%) SAN
8 12 (40.00%) DHCP
9 11 (36.67%) Amazon AWS
10 10 (33.33%) Data Centre
10 10 (33.33%) Windows 7
11 9 (30.00%) IBM Notes
11 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
11 9 (30.00%) Lotus
11 9 (30.00%) Windows 10
12 8 (26.67%) Hyper-V
12 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (23.33%) Degree
14 6 (20.00%) Problem Management
14 6 (20.00%) Time Management
14 6 (20.00%) NAS
14 6 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
14 6 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
14 6 (20.00%) Server Patching
14 6 (20.00%) Service Delivery

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 9 (30.00%) IBM Notes
2 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (13.33%) Skype for Business
4 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 15 (50.00%) Office 365
2 13 (43.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (36.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (43.33%) DNS
1 13 (43.33%) SAN
2 12 (40.00%) DHCP
3 6 (20.00%) NAS
3 6 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (13.33%) Skype
5 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.67%) WAN
6 1 (3.33%) Firewall
6 1 (3.33%) LAN
6 1 (3.33%) MPLS
6 1 (3.33%) NetScaler
6 1 (3.33%) Unified Communications
6 1 (3.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (20.00%) Back Office
1 6 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.67%) Advertising
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 6 (20.00%) Virtual Team
3 2 (6.67%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.33%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.33%) iPad
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 28 (93.33%) Windows
2 16 (53.33%) Windows Server
3 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 9 (30.00%) Windows 10
6 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (6.67%) Linux
9 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) ITIL
2 6 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 6 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (20.00%) Server Patching
2 6 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (20.00%) Strategic Thinking
2 6 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (20.00%) Time Management
3 4 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (6.67%) Coaching
4 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.33%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.33%) High Availability
5 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.33%) Project Management
5 1 (3.33%) Service Management
5 1 (3.33%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (3.33%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.00%) VB
2 3 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Degree
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (10.00%) CCA
3 3 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (10.00%) MCSA
3 3 (10.00%) MCSE
3 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.33%) CCIE
5 1 (3.33%) CCNA
5 1 (3.33%) CCNP
5 1 (3.33%) MCP
System Software
1 25 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 13 (43.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (26.67%) Hyper-V
4 4 (13.33%) vSphere
5 3 (10.00%) XenApp
5 3 (10.00%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.33%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.33%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.33%) SCOM
2 1 (3.33%) SnapMirror
2 1 (3.33%) SnapVault
2 1 (3.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (86.67%) VMware
2 15 (50.00%) Citrix
3 9 (30.00%) Lotus
3 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (13.33%) HP
5 3 (10.00%) Cisco
6 2 (6.67%) NetApp
7 1 (3.33%) CommVault
7 1 (3.33%) Dell
7 1 (3.33%) EMC
7 1 (3.33%) EqualLogic
7 1 (3.33%) F5
7 1 (3.33%) Google
7 1 (3.33%) Juniper
7 1 (3.33%) McAfee
7 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.33%) Riverbed
7 1 (3.33%) Symantec
7 1 (3.33%) Twitter