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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Infrastructure
Rank 807 812 819
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Infrastructure 71 56 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.069% 0.052% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.055% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 49 40 45
Average salary £80,000 £75,000 £62,747
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +19.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,454 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £112,500 £100,000 £88,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £67,500 £80,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -15.62%
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
96920 100901 97711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.81% 94.56% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 80213 82431 82626
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +14 24 £86,250 +18.96% 1
London +2 20 £80,000 -
East of England +20 12 £90,000 -10.00% 1
North West - 6 £58,750 - 1
Yorkshire -4 4 £70,000 +3.70%
South West - 4 - - 2
East Midlands +2 1 £52,500 +0.08%
West Midlands -17 1 - - 1
North East - 1 £130,000 -
Head of Infrastructure
UK

Head of Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 44 (32.59%) ITIL
2 36 (26.67%) Finance
3 27 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (17.04%) Project Management
4 23 (17.04%) DevOps
5 22 (16.30%) Service Delivery
6 18 (13.33%) SaaS
6 18 (13.33%) Change Management
7 17 (12.59%) VMware
7 17 (12.59%) Retail
8 16 (11.85%) TOGAF
8 16 (11.85%) Windows
8 16 (11.85%) Line Management
9 15 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
10 14 (10.37%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (10.37%) Linux
10 14 (10.37%) PRINCE2
11 13 (9.63%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (8.89%) Microsoft
12 12 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (8.89%) Degree
13 11 (8.15%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (8.15%) Microsoft Azure
13 11 (8.15%) Rackspace
13 11 (8.15%) Legal
14 10 (7.41%) Telecoms
14 10 (7.41%) Cisco
14 10 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 10 (7.41%) Data Protection
15 9 (6.67%) Waterfall

Head of Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 7 (5.19%) Apache
2 6 (4.44%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.48%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.74%) Lync
4 1 (0.74%) IIS
4 1 (0.74%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.74%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 18 (13.33%) SaaS
2 11 (8.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.67%) LAN
2 8 (5.93%) WAN
2 8 (5.93%) Firewall
3 5 (3.70%) SAN
4 3 (2.22%) VoIP
5 2 (1.48%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.74%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.74%) Network Security
6 1 (0.74%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.74%) Intranet
6 1 (0.74%) Internet
6 1 (0.74%) DHCP
6 1 (0.74%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.74%) VPN
6 1 (0.74%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (3.70%) Big Data
3 3 (2.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.48%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.48%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.48%) JIRA
General
1 36 (26.67%) Finance
2 17 (12.59%) Retail
3 11 (8.15%) Legal
4 10 (7.41%) Telecoms
5 8 (5.93%) Law
6 7 (5.19%) Banking
7 5 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (2.22%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.48%) Back Office
10 1 (0.74%) Advertising
10 1 (0.74%) Publishing
10 1 (0.74%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.44%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (0.74%) HTML
2 1 (0.74%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.19%) Private Cloud
2 6 (4.44%) Public Cloud
2 6 (4.44%) Data Structures
2 6 (4.44%) Replication
3 3 (2.22%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.48%) AS400
5 1 (0.74%) PMI
5 1 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.74%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.74%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.74%) Open Source
5 1 (0.74%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.74%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.85%) Windows
2 14 (10.37%) Linux
3 6 (4.44%) UNIX
4 2 (1.48%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (32.59%) ITIL
2 27 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (17.04%) Project Management
3 23 (17.04%) DevOps
4 22 (16.30%) Service Delivery
5 18 (13.33%) Change Management
6 16 (11.85%) TOGAF
6 16 (11.85%) Line Management
7 15 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
8 14 (10.37%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (10.37%) PRINCE2
9 13 (9.63%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (7.41%) Data Protection
11 10 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 9 (6.67%) Waterfall
12 9 (6.67%) Supplier Management
13 8 (5.93%) Problem Management
13 8 (5.93%) Capacity Planning
14 7 (5.19%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.44%) C
1 6 (4.44%) Ruby
2 3 (2.22%) SQL
3 2 (1.48%) PHP
4 1 (0.74%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (8.89%) Degree
2 7 (5.19%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (3.70%) MCSE
3 5 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (2.96%) CCNA
4 4 (2.96%) MBA
4 4 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.22%) MCSA
6 2 (1.48%) MCP
6 2 (1.48%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (1.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.74%) MCITP
7 1 (0.74%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.74%) CCENT
7 1 (0.74%) CCIE
7 1 (0.74%) CCDP
7 1 (0.74%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.44%) COBIT
2 5 (3.70%) QA
2 5 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (8.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.44%) KVM
2 6 (4.44%) GlusterFS
3 4 (2.96%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.22%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.74%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (3.70%) SCCM
1 5 (3.70%) SCOM
2 1 (0.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.74%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (12.59%) VMware
2 12 (8.89%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.15%) Rackspace
4 10 (7.41%) Cisco
5 9 (6.67%) Citrix
6 2 (1.48%) HP
6 2 (1.48%) Dell
6 2 (1.48%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.48%) Infor
6 2 (1.48%) Apple
6 2 (1.48%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.74%) Twitter
7 1 (0.74%) MobileIron
7 1 (0.74%) SAP
7 1 (0.74%) Oracle
7 1 (0.74%) NetApp
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Vertical IT
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 18 hours ago
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CGI
Salary: £70000 - £850000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £70000 - £850000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £70000 - £850000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago