Period
to 22 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £40,750 in advertised job vacancies in Warrington during the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

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

Infrastructure Engineer
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 56 64
Rank change year-on-year -5 +8 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 16 30 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 2.31% 4.43% 2.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.35% 4.52% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 13
Warrington median annual salary £40,750 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.88% +3.90% +22.22%
10th Percentile £30,375 £36,250 £35,100
90th Percentile £58,750 £47,500 £47,500
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% +8.11% -7.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington. 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
Warrington
Permanent vacancies in Warrington with a recognized job title 680 663 573
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.12% 97.93% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 554 539 504
Warrington median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,250 £20,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £53,750
Cheshire median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £36,125
% change year-on-year +2.94% +17.65% -9.69%

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Warrington

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Warrington

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Warrington

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Warrington over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Warrington

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, Infrastructure Engineer 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 Warrington region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 14 (87.50%) Windows
3 13 (81.25%) VMware
4 10 (62.50%) Windows Server
5 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (43.75%) IIS
6 7 (43.75%) SharePoint
6 7 (43.75%) SAN
7 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
7 6 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (31.25%) High Availability
8 5 (31.25%) AirWatch
8 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (31.25%) SolarWinds
8 5 (31.25%) IaaS
8 5 (31.25%) Clustering
8 5 (31.25%) Blue Coat
8 5 (31.25%) LAN
8 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Clustering
9 4 (25.00%) WAN
9 4 (25.00%) SQL
9 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 4 (25.00%) Linux
9 4 (25.00%) MCSE
9 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (25.00%) Patch Management
10 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
10 3 (18.75%) Firewall

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 7 (43.75%) IIS
1 7 (43.75%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (31.25%) IaaS
3 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (6.25%) NuGet
4 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) SAN
2 5 (31.25%) LAN
3 4 (25.00%) WAN
4 3 (18.75%) DHCP
4 3 (18.75%) DNS
4 3 (18.75%) Firewall
4 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
4 3 (18.75%) VLAN
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (12.50%) FTP
5 2 (12.50%) HTTP
5 2 (12.50%) Network Security
5 2 (12.50%) SMTP
5 2 (12.50%) SSH
6 1 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (6.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (6.25%) IP Telephony
6 1 (6.25%) Skype
6 1 (6.25%) SSL
6 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
2 1 (6.25%) Chocolatey
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) WiX
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (12.50%) AIX
5 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (12.50%) Unix
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (31.25%) High Availability
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Patch Management
5 3 (18.75%) ITIL
5 3 (18.75%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) Deployment Automation
6 2 (12.50%) ITIL V3
6 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 2 (12.50%) Trend Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Analytical Thinking
7 1 (6.25%) Critical Thinking
7 1 (6.25%) DevOps
7 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
7 1 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (6.25%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) MCSE
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) CCNA
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (12.50%) vSphere
3 2 (12.50%) XenApp
3 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
4 1 (6.25%) KVM
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (6.25%) VirtualBox
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (6.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) AirWatch
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Ansible
2 1 (6.25%) Foglight
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.25%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) VMware
2 5 (31.25%) Blue Coat
2 5 (31.25%) SolarWinds
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix
4 2 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) Brocade
5 1 (6.25%) CommVault
5 1 (6.25%) F5
5 1 (6.25%) McAfee
5 1 (6.25%) Meraki
5 1 (6.25%) Mitel
5 1 (6.25%) NetApp
5 1 (6.25%) NetIQ
5 1 (6.25%) Nimble Storage
5 1 (6.25%) Samsung
5 1 (6.25%) TippingPoint
5 1 (6.25%) Veeam
5 1 (6.25%) WatchGuard