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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 98 100 125
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +25
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 18 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.02% 1.00% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 1.07% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 13
Average salary £67,500 £46,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.94% -2.63%
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
1663 1498 2049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.80% 93.45% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1378 1166 1730
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 £25,000 £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 £38,500
% 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 28 January 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 28 January 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
Knutsford - 11 £67,500 -
Infrastructure Manager
North West

Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 14 (51.85%) ITIL
1 14 (51.85%) Finance
2 10 (37.04%) Migration
2 10 (37.04%) Windows
2 10 (37.04%) SAN
3 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
3 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (25.93%) Clustering
3 7 (25.93%) Supplier Management
3 7 (25.93%) Service Management
3 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
4 6 (22.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (22.22%) IronPort
4 6 (22.22%) NAS
4 6 (22.22%) Load Balancing
4 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (22.22%) Symantec
4 6 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
4 6 (22.22%) IIS
4 6 (22.22%) SMTP
4 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 6 (22.22%) DNS
4 6 (22.22%) Perl
4 6 (22.22%) VB.NET

Infrastructure Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (22.22%) IIS
1 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) SAN
2 6 (22.22%) NAS
2 6 (22.22%) SMTP
2 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 6 (22.22%) DNS
3 3 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (3.70%) LAN
4 1 (3.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) LoadRunner
1 1 (3.70%) SilkPerformer
General
1 14 (51.85%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Financial Institution
3 2 (7.41%) Publishing
4 1 (3.70%) Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) .NET
2 3 (11.11%) Middleware
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Clustering
1 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (18.52%) Economics
3 1 (3.70%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) UNIX
3 2 (7.41%) Linux
4 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.70%) AIX
4 1 (3.70%) Solaris
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) ITIL
2 10 (37.04%) Migration
3 7 (25.93%) Service Management
3 7 (25.93%) Supplier Management
4 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
4 6 (22.22%) Load Balancing
5 5 (18.52%) Data Analysis
5 5 (18.52%) Analytics
6 3 (11.11%) Data Migration
6 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
7 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
7 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
7 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
7 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
7 2 (7.41%) Change Control
7 2 (7.41%) Database Security
8 1 (3.70%) Test Strategy
8 1 (3.70%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) Perl
1 6 (22.22%) VB.NET
1 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 3 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) ISEB
1 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (3.70%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (22.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (3.70%) Legato
2 1 (3.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (3.70%) Foglight
2 1 (3.70%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Symantec
1 6 (22.22%) IronPort
2 5 (18.52%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle
4 2 (7.41%) Citrix
4 2 (7.41%) NetApp
5 1 (3.70%) Imperva
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco
5 1 (3.70%) IBM
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.70%) HP
5 1 (3.70%) Brocade
5 1 (3.70%) Fujitsu