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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 98 114 113
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 23 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.34% 0.44% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 0.45% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 23 5 15
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £42,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £51,500
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
1616 1759 1742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.34% 97.02% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1240 1286 1364
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 2015. 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
Warrington - 8 £42,500 -
Chester +15 1 £37,500 -16.66%
Macclesfield - 1 £70,000 -
Nantwich - 1 £37,500 -
Infrastructure Manager
North West

Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 20 (48.78%) SAN
2 18 (43.90%) VMware
3 17 (41.46%) Firewall
4 14 (34.15%) Software Delivery
5 13 (31.71%) ITIL
6 11 (26.83%) Windows
6 11 (26.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (24.39%) Active Directory
8 8 (19.51%) Finance
9 7 (17.07%) Migration
10 6 (14.63%) Clustering
10 6 (14.63%) Load Balancing
10 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (14.63%) IronPort
10 6 (14.63%) PowerShell
10 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (14.63%) NAS
10 6 (14.63%) MS Exchange
10 6 (14.63%) SMTP
10 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
10 6 (14.63%) DNS
10 6 (14.63%) Perl
10 6 (14.63%) VB.NET
10 6 (14.63%) .NET
10 6 (14.63%) IIS
10 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (14.63%) Symantec
10 6 (14.63%) Norton AntiVirus
10 6 (14.63%) Project Management
10 6 (14.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault

Infrastructure Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 6 (14.63%) IIS
1 6 (14.63%) MS Exchange
1 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (48.78%) SAN
2 17 (41.46%) Firewall
3 6 (14.63%) NAS
3 6 (14.63%) SMTP
3 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
3 6 (14.63%) DNS
4 3 (7.32%) SSL
4 3 (7.32%) Intranet
5 2 (4.88%) LAN
5 2 (4.88%) WAN
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) .NET
2 2 (4.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Clustering
2 5 (12.20%) Economics
2 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Windows
2 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Software Delivery
2 13 (31.71%) ITIL
3 11 (26.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (17.07%) Migration
5 6 (14.63%) Project Management
5 6 (14.63%) Load Balancing
6 5 (12.20%) Data Analysis
6 5 (12.20%) Business Analysis
6 5 (12.20%) Supplier Management
6 5 (12.20%) Service Management
6 5 (12.20%) Service Delivery
6 5 (12.20%) People Management
6 5 (12.20%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (12.20%) Analytics
7 3 (7.32%) Risk Management
7 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.88%) Programme Management
9 1 (2.44%) DevOps
9 1 (2.44%) CRM
9 1 (2.44%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.63%) Perl
1 6 (14.63%) VB.NET
1 6 (14.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) COBIT
2 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (24.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (14.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (2.44%) logstash
2 1 (2.44%) Graylog
2 1 (2.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (43.90%) VMware
2 6 (14.63%) IronPort
2 6 (14.63%) Symantec
3 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.32%) BT
5 2 (4.88%) Avaya
6 1 (2.44%) F5
6 1 (2.44%) Cisco