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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Infrastructure
Rank 799 824 822
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Infrastructure 67 40 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.064% 0.039% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.041% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 58 37 37
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £69,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £52,500 £57,400
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £105,000 £96,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £58,500 £63,500
% change year-on-year
+19.65% -7.87%
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
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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
London +37 28 £80,000 -17.94% 1
South East +21 20 £70,000 +21.73%
East of England -8 14 £67,500 -32.50%
North West - 7 £67,500 - 1
West Midlands - 3 £67,500 -
South West -11 1 £70,000 +7.69%
Head of Infrastructure
UK

Head of Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 41 (27.89%) ITIL
2 40 (27.21%) Finance
3 34 (23.13%) Windows
4 32 (21.77%) Service Delivery
5 26 (17.69%) Project Management
6 25 (17.01%) Stakeholder Management
6 25 (17.01%) Cisco
7 23 (15.65%) Microsoft
7 23 (15.65%) Supplier Management
8 20 (13.61%) Linux
9 19 (12.93%) VMware
10 17 (11.56%) DevOps
10 17 (11.56%) Cisco Certification
11 16 (10.88%) Retail
11 16 (10.88%) Continuous Improvement
11 16 (10.88%) WAN
12 15 (10.20%) Firewall
13 14 (9.52%) MS Excel
13 14 (9.52%) Service Management
13 14 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (8.84%) Active Directory
14 13 (8.84%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (8.84%) LAN
15 12 (8.16%) MS Office
15 12 (8.16%) E-Commerce
16 11 (7.48%) People Management
17 10 (6.80%) Resource Management
17 10 (6.80%) SAN
17 10 (6.80%) ERP
17 10 (6.80%) Business Analysis

Head of Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 9 (6.12%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.08%) Apache
3 3 (2.04%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.36%) IIS
5 1 (0.68%) SAS
5 1 (0.68%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.68%) Drupal
5 1 (0.68%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.68%) Moodle
5 1 (0.68%) Lync
5 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 12 (8.16%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.44%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.08%) SaaS
4 1 (0.68%) Office 365
4 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.88%) WAN
2 15 (10.20%) Firewall
3 13 (8.84%) LAN
4 10 (6.80%) SAN
5 8 (5.44%) IP Telephony
6 4 (2.72%) Internet
6 4 (2.72%) MPLS
6 4 (2.72%) VoIP
7 2 (1.36%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.68%) Wireless
8 1 (0.68%) Network Security
8 1 (0.68%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.68%) DHCP
8 1 (0.68%) DNS
8 1 (0.68%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.40%) SQL Server
1 5 (3.40%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (2.72%) Big Data
3 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.68%) MySQL
3 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
General
1 40 (27.21%) Finance
2 16 (10.88%) Retail
3 7 (4.76%) Marketing
4 6 (4.08%) Banking
5 5 (3.40%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.72%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.04%) Legal
8 2 (1.36%) Law
8 2 (1.36%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.36%) Billing
9 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.68%) French Language
9 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.68%) Advertising
9 1 (0.68%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.44%) LAMP
2 7 (4.76%) Web Services
3 5 (3.40%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.68%) HTML
4 1 (0.68%) .NET
4 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.40%) AS400
1 5 (3.40%) Replication
1 5 (3.40%) Data Structures
2 3 (2.04%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.04%) Digital Media
3 2 (1.36%) Open Source
3 2 (1.36%) NHS
3 2 (1.36%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.68%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 34 (23.13%) Windows
2 20 (13.61%) Linux
3 3 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (2.04%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.04%) UNIX
4 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.68%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (27.89%) ITIL
2 32 (21.77%) Service Delivery
3 26 (17.69%) Project Management
4 25 (17.01%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (15.65%) Supplier Management
6 17 (11.56%) DevOps
7 16 (10.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (9.52%) Service Management
9 13 (8.84%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (8.16%) E-Commerce
11 11 (7.48%) People Management
12 10 (6.80%) ERP
12 10 (6.80%) Business Analysis
12 10 (6.80%) Resource Management
13 9 (6.12%) Programme Management
13 9 (6.12%) Change Management
14 8 (5.44%) TOGAF
14 8 (5.44%) Enterprise Architecture
14 8 (5.44%) Release Management
15 7 (4.76%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.40%) C
1 5 (3.40%) Ruby
2 2 (1.36%) SQL
2 2 (1.36%) T-SQL
2 2 (1.36%) Java
3 1 (0.68%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.68%) PHP
3 1 (0.68%) C#
3 1 (0.68%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (11.56%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (6.12%) CCNA
3 7 (4.76%) Degree
4 5 (3.40%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (2.72%) MCITP
5 4 (2.72%) CCDP
5 4 (2.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.72%) MCP
5 4 (2.72%) MCSE
5 4 (2.72%) MCSA
5 4 (2.72%) CCIE
6 2 (1.36%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.36%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.68%) CCNP
7 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.76%) COBIT
2 4 (2.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.04%) SLA
4 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 14 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (8.84%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.40%) KVM
4 3 (2.04%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.72%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.68%) SCCM
2 1 (0.68%) SCOM
2 1 (0.68%) OpenSSO
2 1 (0.68%) Puppet
2 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (17.01%) Cisco
2 23 (15.65%) Microsoft
3 19 (12.93%) VMware
4 5 (3.40%) Infor
4 5 (3.40%) Business Objects
4 5 (3.40%) Apple
5 3 (2.04%) Citrix
5 3 (2.04%) HP
6 2 (1.36%) Dell
6 2 (1.36%) Oracle
7 1 (0.68%) Sage
7 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.68%) EMC
7 1 (0.68%) Avaya
7 1 (0.68%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.68%) Cognos
7 1 (0.68%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (0.68%) F5
7 1 (0.68%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.68%) Meraki
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