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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Infrastructure
Rank 774 802 808
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Infrastructure 87 84 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.084% 0.077% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.082% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 65 64 47
Average salary £75,000 £68,750 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,300 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £107,500 £107,750 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
97285 102439 95015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.18% 94.49% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81970 83640 79578
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
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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 +11 33 £85,000 +2.40% 5
South East -14 18 £67,500 +3.84% 2
East of England +16 12 £76,250 -15.27% 2
North West -22 9 £77,500 +19.23%
Yorkshire +14 7 £72,500 -9.37% 1
West Midlands -3 5 £90,750 +91.05%
South West - 4 £60,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £60,000 -
Head of Infrastructure
UK

Head of Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 59 (39.60%) ITIL
2 53 (35.57%) Finance
3 40 (26.85%) Service Delivery
3 40 (26.85%) Data Centre
4 35 (23.49%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (21.48%) Microsoft
6 31 (20.81%) Windows
7 24 (16.11%) DevOps
8 22 (14.77%) VMware
9 21 (14.09%) Retail
9 21 (14.09%) Active Directory
9 21 (14.09%) Cisco
9 21 (14.09%) SaaS
10 19 (12.75%) Banking
11 17 (11.41%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (11.41%) Microsoft Azure
11 17 (11.41%) VMware Infrastructure
12 16 (10.74%) Change Management
12 16 (10.74%) UNIX
13 15 (10.07%) Firewall
13 15 (10.07%) Amazon AWS
14 14 (9.40%) Degree
15 13 (8.72%) TOGAF
15 13 (8.72%) WAN
16 12 (8.05%) Linux
16 12 (8.05%) SQL Server
16 12 (8.05%) Project Management
17 11 (7.38%) Management Information System
17 11 (7.38%) Hyper-V
17 11 (7.38%) Rackspace

Head of Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 9 (6.04%) MS Exchange
2 7 (4.70%) IIS
3 6 (4.03%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.68%) JBoss
5 3 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.67%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (5.37%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.68%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 21 (14.09%) SaaS
2 17 (11.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (10.07%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (5.37%) PaaS
5 7 (4.70%) Office 365
6 6 (4.03%) IaaS
6 6 (4.03%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (4.03%) Amazon S3
7 4 (2.68%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (2.68%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (2.01%) Google App Engine
8 3 (2.01%) Google Compute Engine
8 3 (2.01%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (1.34%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.07%) Firewall
2 13 (8.72%) WAN
3 10 (6.71%) SAN
4 9 (6.04%) LAN
5 6 (4.03%) FTP
5 6 (4.03%) VPN
6 4 (2.68%) DNS
6 4 (2.68%) DHCP
7 3 (2.01%) VoIP
7 3 (2.01%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (2.01%) NAS
7 3 (2.01%) MPLS
7 3 (2.01%) FWSM
8 1 (0.67%) PABX
8 1 (0.67%) Intranet
8 1 (0.67%) Wireless
8 1 (0.67%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.67%) Network Security
8 1 (0.67%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.67%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.68%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.01%) RDBMS
3 3 (2.01%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (2.01%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.01%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (2.01%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.67%) MySQL
4 1 (0.67%) Big Data
4 1 (0.67%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.67%) JIRA
General
1 53 (35.57%) Finance
2 21 (14.09%) Retail
3 19 (12.75%) Banking
4 10 (6.71%) Telecoms
5 9 (6.04%) Legal
6 8 (5.37%) Law
7 7 (4.70%) Marketing
8 5 (3.36%) Retail Banking
8 5 (3.36%) Back Office
9 3 (2.01%) Investment Banking
10 2 (1.34%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.67%) Advertising
11 1 (0.67%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.36%) XML
1 5 (3.36%) XML Messaging
2 4 (2.68%) Web Services
3 2 (1.34%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.67%) WebSockets
4 1 (0.67%) Middleware
4 1 (0.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (26.85%) Data Centre
2 11 (7.38%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.01%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.01%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.34%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.34%) SWIFT
4 2 (1.34%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.34%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.67%) Handset
5 1 (0.67%) Equities
5 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.67%) Life Science
5 1 (0.67%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 31 (20.81%) Windows
2 16 (10.74%) UNIX
3 12 (8.05%) Linux
4 5 (3.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.68%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (2.01%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.01%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.01%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.34%) Debian
7 2 (1.34%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (39.60%) ITIL
2 40 (26.85%) Service Delivery
3 35 (23.49%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (16.11%) DevOps
5 17 (11.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (10.74%) Change Management
7 13 (8.72%) TOGAF
8 12 (8.05%) Project Management
9 10 (6.71%) Service Management
10 9 (6.04%) Asset Management
10 9 (6.04%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (6.04%) Problem Management
10 9 (6.04%) Matrix Management
10 9 (6.04%) People Management
10 9 (6.04%) Zachman Framework
11 8 (5.37%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (5.37%) Waterfall
11 8 (5.37%) Information Security
11 8 (5.37%) Security Management
11 8 (5.37%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.04%) SQL
2 4 (2.68%) C
3 1 (0.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (9.40%) Degree
2 6 (4.03%) CCNA
2 6 (4.03%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (4.03%) ACCA
2 6 (4.03%) CISA
2 6 (4.03%) CISM
3 4 (2.68%) MBA
4 2 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.34%) MCSE
5 1 (0.67%) MCP
5 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.03%) SLA
2 5 (3.36%) COBIT
3 4 (2.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.68%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.67%) QA
System Software
1 21 (14.09%) Active Directory
2 17 (11.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (7.38%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.01%) vSphere
4 3 (2.01%) Terminal Server
4 3 (2.01%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.34%) KVM
5 2 (1.34%) XenServer
6 1 (0.67%) XenApp
6 1 (0.67%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (2.68%) SCCM
2 2 (1.34%) SCOM
3 1 (0.67%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (21.48%) Microsoft
2 22 (14.77%) VMware
3 21 (14.09%) Cisco
4 11 (7.38%) Rackspace
5 10 (6.71%) Citrix
6 7 (4.70%) Oracle
7 4 (2.68%) Avaya
7 4 (2.68%) Google
8 3 (2.01%) HP
9 2 (1.34%) NetApp
9 2 (1.34%) WatchGuard
9 2 (1.34%) ProCurve
10 1 (0.67%) Twitter
10 1 (0.67%) Verint
10 1 (0.67%) WorldPay
10 1 (0.67%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.67%) TOWER Software
10 1 (0.67%) Juniper
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London
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Salary: From £100,000 to £120,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum plus generous benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + Excellent salary and bens pack
Posted: 6 days ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
RSPB
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
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Salary: £62000 - £72000 per annum + car allowance + bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
London
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Salary: £120000 - £150000 per annum + Package
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: £62000 - £72000 per annum + car allowance + bonus
Posted: 12 days ago