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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 127 113 129
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 5 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.26% 0.63% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.66% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 11
Average salary £49,750 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.55% -5.26%
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
1800 1669 2064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 92.93% 94.88% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1578 1357 1757
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 £23,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £55,000
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
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 28 November 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 - 2 £48,750 -
Chester +14 1 £52,500 -7.89%
Infrastructure Manager
North West

Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 7 (63.64%) ITIL
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) UNIX
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) NetApp
3 3 (27.27%) Service Management
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (18.18%) Publishing
4 2 (18.18%) Validation
4 2 (18.18%) LoadRunner
4 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
4 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
4 2 (18.18%) ISEB
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
4 2 (18.18%) Solaris
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 2 (18.18%) Retail
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
4 2 (18.18%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
4 2 (18.18%) SilkPerformer
4 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
4 2 (18.18%) ISTQB

Infrastructure Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) SSL
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) LoadRunner
1 2 (18.18%) SilkPerformer
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Publishing
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) UNIX
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Solaris
4 1 (9.09%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Service Management
4 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
4 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
4 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
4 2 (18.18%) Test Management
4 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Validation
4 2 (18.18%) Change Control
4 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
4 2 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Database Security
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (9.09%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (9.09%) Legato
2 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Foglight
2 1 (9.09%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) NetApp
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Fujitsu
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Imperva
4 1 (9.09%) Brocade
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) HP