The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Infrastructure role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of Infrastructure in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Infrastructure
Rank 305 330 326
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Infrastructure 3 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.029% 0.032% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.035% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Average salary £65,000 £105,000 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.09% +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Head of Infrastructure
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9666 11451 11171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.76% 92.49% 93.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8308 9575 9809
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Head of Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Head of Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Head of Infrastructure
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Infrastructure across the City of London region.

Head of Infrastructure Salary Trend in the City of London

Head of Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Head of Infrastructure 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 Head of Infrastructure in their job title.

1 8 (66.67%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) Banking
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) Project Management
4 4 (33.33%) Back Office
4 4 (33.33%) UNIX
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) JBoss
4 4 (33.33%) Temenos T24
4 4 (33.33%) Retail
4 4 (33.33%) Retail Banking
5 2 (16.67%) IT Governance
5 2 (16.67%) JIRA
5 2 (16.67%) Workflow Management
5 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (16.67%) Demand Management
5 2 (16.67%) WorldPay
5 2 (16.67%) MCSE
5 2 (16.67%) MCSA
5 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) CCNA
5 2 (16.67%) Workflow
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco
5 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification

Head of Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Head of Infrastructure 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 Head of Infrastructure in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) JBoss
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (8.33%) Lync
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
1 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Banking
3 4 (33.33%) Retail
3 4 (33.33%) Retail Banking
3 4 (33.33%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Fixed Income
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) UNIX
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Workflow Management
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Workflow
3 2 (16.67%) IT Governance
3 2 (16.67%) Demand Management
4 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (8.33%) Line Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (8.33%) Change Control
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Network Design
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) MCSE
1 2 (16.67%) MCSA
1 2 (16.67%) CCNA
1 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) CCENT
2 1 (8.33%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) WorldPay
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix