The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Infrastructure Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 115 110 131
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 12 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.63% 0.65% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.68% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 13
Average salary £53,750 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,700 £43,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Infrastructure Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1779 1606 2140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 92.80% 94.69% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1542 1293 1862
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager in the job title across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Infrastructure Manager
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager across the Cheshire region.

Infrastructure Manager Salary Trend in Cheshire

Infrastructure Manager
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Infrastructure Manager Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Infrastructure Manager
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 7 £65,000 -
Chester - 1 £52,500 -
Infrastructure Manager
North West

Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Infrastructure Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Manager in their job title.

1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 9 (47.37%) ITIL
3 6 (31.58%) Service Management
3 6 (31.58%) Migration
3 6 (31.58%) Windows
4 5 (26.32%) Supplier Management
4 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (21.05%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (21.05%) Oracle
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (21.05%) SQL
5 4 (21.05%) SAN
6 3 (15.79%) Linux
6 3 (15.79%) UNIX
6 3 (15.79%) Analytics
6 3 (15.79%) NetApp
6 3 (15.79%) VMware
6 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
6 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
6 3 (15.79%) Middleware
6 3 (15.79%) Clustering
6 3 (15.79%) Economics
6 3 (15.79%) Financial Institution
7 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
7 2 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (10.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (10.53%) Publishing
7 2 (10.53%) Solaris

Infrastructure Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Infrastructure Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) IIS
1 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
1 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) SAN
2 2 (10.53%) NAS
2 2 (10.53%) SMTP
2 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.53%) DNS
3 1 (5.26%) SSL
3 1 (5.26%) LAN
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) LoadRunner
1 2 (10.53%) SilkPerformer
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Financial Institution
3 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.53%) Publishing
3 2 (10.53%) Retail
4 1 (5.26%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Middleware
2 2 (10.53%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Clustering
2 3 (15.79%) Economics
3 1 (5.26%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (15.79%) Linux
3 3 (15.79%) UNIX
4 2 (10.53%) Solaris
4 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
4 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) Service Management
2 6 (31.58%) Migration
3 5 (26.32%) Supplier Management
4 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (21.05%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
5 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
5 3 (15.79%) Analytics
6 2 (10.53%) Database Security
6 2 (10.53%) Change Control
6 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
6 2 (10.53%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Test Management
6 2 (10.53%) Data Migration
6 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Validation
6 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
6 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
2 2 (10.53%) Perl
2 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ISEB
1 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (5.26%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (10.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (5.26%) Foglight
2 1 (5.26%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (5.26%) Legato
2 1 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) NetApp
2 3 (15.79%) VMware
3 2 (10.53%) Symantec
3 2 (10.53%) Fujitsu
3 2 (10.53%) IronPort
3 2 (10.53%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) Imperva
4 1 (5.26%) Brocade
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) HP