The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Infrastructure role in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Infrastructure
Rank 816 825 820
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Infrastructure 67 79 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.065% 0.071% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.075% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 47 55 33
Average salary £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,454 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £111,000 £120,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £65,000 £85,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -23.52%
Head of Infrastructure
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97345 105192 99426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.69% 94.60% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 80380 86313 83740
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Head of Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Head of Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in England

Head of Infrastructure
Salary Trend in England

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

Head of Infrastructure Salary Trend in England

Head of Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Infrastructure across the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Head of Infrastructure Salary Histogram in England

Head of Infrastructure
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Infrastructure within the England region over the 3 months to 1 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
South East +10 22 £70,000 -3.44% 1
London +6 20 £82,500 +3.12% 1
East of England +17 12 £80,000 -20.00% 1
South West +2 5 £65,000 +7.88% 2
Yorkshire +10 4 £70,000 +3.70% 1
North West - 2 £60,000 - 2
East Midlands +5 1 £52,500 +0.08% 1
North East -12 1 £130,000 +100.00%
Head of Infrastructure
UK

Head of Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 51 (38.93%) ITIL
2 36 (27.48%) Finance
3 30 (22.90%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (16.03%) DevOps
5 20 (15.27%) Project Management
6 19 (14.50%) Change Management
7 18 (13.74%) TOGAF
8 17 (12.98%) Service Delivery
8 17 (12.98%) SaaS
9 16 (12.21%) Retail
9 16 (12.21%) Windows
10 15 (11.45%) Microsoft
10 15 (11.45%) VMware
10 15 (11.45%) Line Management
11 14 (10.69%) Linux
11 14 (10.69%) PRINCE2
12 13 (9.92%) Legal
13 12 (9.16%) Degree
14 11 (8.40%) Enterprise Architecture
14 11 (8.40%) Law
14 11 (8.40%) Telecoms
14 11 (8.40%) Disaster Recovery
14 11 (8.40%) Citrix
14 11 (8.40%) Rackspace
14 11 (8.40%) Microsoft Azure
14 11 (8.40%) Amazon AWS
15 10 (7.63%) Data Protection
15 10 (7.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 9 (6.87%) Supplier Management
16 9 (6.87%) Cisco

Head of Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 6 (4.58%) Apache
1 6 (4.58%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.29%) JBoss
3 2 (1.53%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.76%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (3.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.29%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.98%) SaaS
2 11 (8.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (8.40%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.87%) LAN
2 8 (6.11%) WAN
3 7 (5.34%) Firewall
4 5 (3.82%) SAN
5 2 (1.53%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.76%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.76%) Network Security
6 1 (0.76%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.76%) DHCP
6 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.76%) VPN
6 1 (0.76%) DNS
6 1 (0.76%) Intranet
6 1 (0.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.58%) Big Data
2 5 (3.82%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (3.05%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.53%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.53%) JIRA
General
1 36 (27.48%) Finance
2 16 (12.21%) Retail
3 13 (9.92%) Legal
4 11 (8.40%) Law
4 11 (8.40%) Telecoms
5 7 (5.34%) Banking
6 5 (3.82%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (3.05%) Back Office
8 3 (2.29%) Retail Banking
9 2 (1.53%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.76%) Advertising
10 1 (0.76%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.82%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (0.76%) HTML
2 1 (0.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.58%) Private Cloud
2 5 (3.82%) Replication
2 5 (3.82%) Public Cloud
2 5 (3.82%) Data Structures
3 4 (3.05%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.53%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.76%) Life Science
5 1 (0.76%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.76%) PMI
5 1 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.76%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.76%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.76%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.21%) Windows
2 14 (10.69%) Linux
3 9 (6.87%) UNIX
4 2 (1.53%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (38.93%) ITIL
2 30 (22.90%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (16.03%) DevOps
4 20 (15.27%) Project Management
5 19 (14.50%) Change Management
6 18 (13.74%) TOGAF
7 17 (12.98%) Service Delivery
8 15 (11.45%) Line Management
9 14 (10.69%) PRINCE2
10 11 (8.40%) Enterprise Architecture
10 11 (8.40%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (7.63%) Data Protection
11 10 (7.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 9 (6.87%) Supplier Management
12 9 (6.87%) Waterfall
12 9 (6.87%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (6.11%) Capacity Planning
13 8 (6.11%) Security Management
13 8 (6.11%) Problem Management
14 7 (5.34%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.58%) C
2 5 (3.82%) Ruby
3 3 (2.29%) SQL
4 2 (1.53%) PHP
5 1 (0.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (9.16%) Degree
2 7 (5.34%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (3.05%) MCSE
3 4 (3.05%) MBA
4 3 (2.29%) CCNA
4 3 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.53%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (1.53%) MCSA
6 1 (0.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.76%) CCENT
6 1 (0.76%) MCP
6 1 (0.76%) CCA
6 1 (0.76%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.11%) COBIT
2 5 (3.82%) QA
3 3 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.29%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (6.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.58%) KVM
3 5 (3.82%) GlusterFS
4 3 (2.29%) VMware ESX
4 3 (2.29%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (3.82%) SCCM
1 5 (3.82%) SCOM
2 1 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (11.45%) Microsoft
1 15 (11.45%) VMware
2 11 (8.40%) Citrix
2 11 (8.40%) Rackspace
3 9 (6.87%) Cisco
4 3 (2.29%) Oracle
5 2 (1.53%) WorldPay
5 2 (1.53%) NetApp
5 2 (1.53%) Apple
5 2 (1.53%) HP
5 2 (1.53%) Dell
5 2 (1.53%) TOWER Software
6 1 (0.76%) SAP
6 1 (0.76%) MobileIron
6 1 (0.76%) Twitter
Manchester
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + car, and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Resource Management
Salary: £65000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: From £35,565.37 to £40,653.38 per annum (Subject to Job Evaluation)
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Sussex
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago