The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Infrastructure
Rank 795 768 773
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Infrastructure 74 61 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.068% 0.060% 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.064% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 53 55 79
Average salary £74,500 £65,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.61% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £99,000 £120,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103175 95734 105673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.21% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 84966 79988 91183
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Head of Infrastructure
UK

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 July 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 31 July 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 -36 32 £100,000 +40.35% 3
North West +10 13 £52,500 - 1
South East -13 12 £67,500 +17.39% 2
Yorkshire - 6 £80,000 -
East of England -13 5 £90,000 +24.13%
West Midlands - 3 £47,500 -
North East -4 2 £90,000 +50.00%
South West -14 1 £70,000 +7.69%
Head of Infrastructure
UK

Head of Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 62 (40.52%) ITIL
2 47 (30.72%) Windows
3 34 (22.22%) Finance
4 30 (19.61%) VMware
4 30 (19.61%) Microsoft
5 27 (17.65%) WAN
6 26 (16.99%) Project Management
7 24 (15.69%) Active Directory
8 23 (15.03%) SAN
8 23 (15.03%) Linux
8 23 (15.03%) Stakeholder Management
9 22 (14.38%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (14.38%) PRINCE2
9 22 (14.38%) DevOps
10 20 (13.07%) LAN
10 20 (13.07%) B2C
11 18 (11.76%) Degree
11 18 (11.76%) Service Delivery
12 17 (11.11%) Kanban
12 17 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (10.46%) Firewall
13 16 (10.46%) Supplier Management
13 16 (10.46%) Retail
13 16 (10.46%) E-Commerce
13 16 (10.46%) Internet
13 16 (10.46%) Cisco
14 15 (9.80%) Java
14 15 (9.80%) SQL
15 13 (8.50%) Cloud Computing
15 13 (8.50%) Service Management

Head of Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (7.84%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (3.27%) Lync
3 5 (3.27%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.31%) IIS
4 2 (1.31%) Moodle
4 2 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.65%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.65%) Drupal
5 1 (0.65%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.65%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.65%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (6.54%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.96%) PowerPivot
2 3 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.50%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (3.92%) Office 365
3 4 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.96%) PaaS
5 2 (1.31%) SaaS
5 2 (1.31%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.65%) IaaS
6 1 (0.65%) Joyent
6 1 (0.65%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 27 (17.65%) WAN
2 23 (15.03%) SAN
3 20 (13.07%) LAN
4 16 (10.46%) Firewall
4 16 (10.46%) Internet
5 4 (2.61%) MPLS
5 4 (2.61%) DNS
5 4 (2.61%) VoIP
5 4 (2.61%) iSCSI
5 4 (2.61%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (1.96%) IP Telephony
7 2 (1.31%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.31%) NAS
8 1 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.65%) Wireless
8 1 (0.65%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.92%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.96%) Relational Database
2 3 (1.96%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.31%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.31%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (1.31%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.65%) Redis
4 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 34 (22.22%) Finance
2 16 (10.46%) Retail
3 11 (7.19%) Marketing
4 5 (3.27%) Advertising
5 4 (2.61%) Banking
5 4 (2.61%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.61%) Back Office
6 3 (1.96%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.96%) Law
7 2 (1.31%) Games
7 2 (1.31%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.65%) Online Betting
8 1 (0.65%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.88%) .NET
2 7 (4.58%) Middleware
3 5 (3.27%) LAMP
3 5 (3.27%) Web Services
4 4 (2.61%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.96%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (1.96%) XML
6 2 (1.31%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.65%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.65%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 7 (4.58%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (2.61%) Hedge funds
4 3 (1.96%) Clustering
5 2 (1.31%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.65%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.65%) Online Games
6 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.65%) CMDB
6 1 (0.65%) Open Source
6 1 (0.65%) Replication
6 1 (0.65%) AS400
6 1 (0.65%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 47 (30.72%) Windows
2 23 (15.03%) Linux
3 8 (5.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (4.58%) Mac OS
4 7 (4.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (3.27%) UNIX
6 4 (2.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (2.61%) Windows XP
6 4 (2.61%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.96%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.31%) Solaris
8 2 (1.31%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (40.52%) ITIL
2 26 (16.99%) Project Management
3 23 (15.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (14.38%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (14.38%) PRINCE2
4 22 (14.38%) DevOps
5 20 (13.07%) B2C
6 18 (11.76%) Service Delivery
7 17 (11.11%) Kanban
8 16 (10.46%) Supplier Management
8 16 (10.46%) E-Commerce
9 13 (8.50%) Service Management
9 13 (8.50%) Scrum
10 12 (7.84%) Business Continuity
10 12 (7.84%) Resource Management
11 11 (7.19%) Problem Management
11 11 (7.19%) Change Management
12 10 (6.54%) Change Control
13 9 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (9.80%) Java
1 15 (9.80%) SQL
2 10 (6.54%) C
3 4 (2.61%) C#
4 3 (1.96%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (11.76%) Degree
2 11 (7.19%) Security Cleared
2 11 (7.19%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (5.23%) CCNA
4 8 (5.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (3.92%) MCSE
6 5 (3.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (2.61%) CCA
7 4 (2.61%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (2.61%) CCEA
7 4 (2.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (2.61%) VCP4
7 4 (2.61%) VCP5
7 4 (2.61%) VCAP
8 3 (1.96%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.31%) PMP
9 2 (1.31%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.31%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (1.96%) SLA
2 2 (1.31%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (15.69%) Active Directory
2 17 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.58%) vSphere
4 6 (3.92%) VMware ESX
5 4 (2.61%) XenApp
6 3 (1.96%) Sendmail
7 2 (1.31%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.65%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (7.19%) SCOM
2 7 (4.58%) SCCM
2 7 (4.58%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (4.58%) Puppet
3 1 (0.65%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.65%) CFEngine
3 1 (0.65%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 30 (19.61%) VMware
1 30 (19.61%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.46%) Cisco
3 12 (7.84%) Citrix
4 9 (5.88%) HP
5 8 (5.23%) Apple
5 8 (5.23%) Oracle
6 6 (3.92%) CheckPoint
6 6 (3.92%) Rackspace
7 5 (3.27%) ProCurve
8 4 (2.61%) Sage
8 4 (2.61%) LANDesk
8 4 (2.61%) 3PAR
9 2 (1.31%) Cognos
9 2 (1.31%) Mitel
9 2 (1.31%) F5
10 1 (0.65%) Tandberg
10 1 (0.65%) WatchGuard
10 1 (0.65%) Barracuda Networks
10 1 (0.65%) NetApp
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Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: £85,000 - £110,000 per year
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