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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Infrastructure
Rank 807 798 813
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Infrastructure 81 55 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.075% 0.055% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.059% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 61 46 60
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £95,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £100,000 £120,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.70%
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
102569 93780 105055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.22% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 83761 78507 90409
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
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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 +6 32 £83,000 +3.75% 1
North West +8 23 £55,000 +4.76% 3
South East -17 16 £65,000 +18.18% 2
Yorkshire - 5 £80,000 -
West Midlands - 3 £47,500 -
East of England -25 1 £90,000 +22.03%
North East - 1 £90,000 -
Head of Infrastructure
UK

Head of Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 60 (37.04%) ITIL
2 43 (26.54%) Windows
3 36 (22.22%) Finance
4 27 (16.67%) Project Management
4 27 (16.67%) WAN
5 26 (16.05%) Linux
5 26 (16.05%) DevOps
6 25 (15.43%) Microsoft
7 24 (14.81%) Service Delivery
7 24 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (14.20%) VMware
9 22 (13.58%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (12.96%) Cisco
10 21 (12.96%) PRINCE2
11 20 (12.35%) B2C
11 20 (12.35%) Supplier Management
12 19 (11.73%) Retail
12 19 (11.73%) Active Directory
12 19 (11.73%) E-Commerce
12 19 (11.73%) LAN
13 18 (11.11%) Firewall
14 17 (10.49%) Internet
14 17 (10.49%) Kanban
15 16 (9.88%) Cloud Computing
15 16 (9.88%) Degree
15 16 (9.88%) SAN
15 16 (9.88%) Service Management
16 15 (9.26%) Java
17 14 (8.64%) Cisco Certification
17 14 (8.64%) VMware Infrastructure

Head of Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 11 (6.79%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.09%) Lync
3 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.23%) Moodle
3 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.62%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.62%) IIS
4 1 (0.62%) Apache
4 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.62%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.62%) Drupal
4 1 (0.62%) GlassFish
Applications
1 13 (8.02%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.32%) MS Office
3 3 (1.85%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.88%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (3.70%) Office 365
3 5 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.47%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.85%) SaaS
5 3 (1.85%) PaaS
6 2 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.62%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.62%) Joyent
7 1 (0.62%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (16.67%) WAN
2 19 (11.73%) LAN
3 18 (11.11%) Firewall
4 17 (10.49%) Internet
5 16 (9.88%) SAN
6 6 (3.70%) MPLS
7 5 (3.09%) IP Telephony
8 4 (2.47%) VoIP
8 4 (2.47%) DNS
9 2 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.23%) NAS
10 1 (0.62%) Wireless
10 1 (0.62%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.62%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.85%) RDBMS
2 3 (1.85%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.23%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.23%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (0.62%) Redis
4 1 (0.62%) Big Data
4 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 36 (22.22%) Finance
2 19 (11.73%) Retail
3 13 (8.02%) Marketing
4 7 (4.32%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.09%) Advertising
5 5 (3.09%) Banking
6 4 (2.47%) Back Office
7 3 (1.85%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.23%) Legal
8 2 (1.23%) Games
8 2 (1.23%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.62%) French Language
9 1 (0.62%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.62%) Billing
9 1 (0.62%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.56%) .NET
1 9 (5.56%) LAMP
2 7 (4.32%) Middleware
3 6 (3.70%) Web Services
4 4 (2.47%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.85%) XML
5 3 (1.85%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (1.23%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.62%) Memcached
7 1 (0.62%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.79%) Management Information System
2 5 (3.09%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (2.47%) AS400
4 3 (1.85%) Clustering
5 2 (1.23%) Open Source
5 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.23%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.23%) NHS
6 1 (0.62%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.62%) Replication
6 1 (0.62%) Tandem
6 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.62%) CMDB
6 1 (0.62%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 43 (26.54%) Windows
2 26 (16.05%) Linux
3 5 (3.09%) Mac OS
3 5 (3.09%) UNIX
4 3 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.23%) Solaris
5 2 (1.23%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.23%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (1.23%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.62%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.62%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.62%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (37.04%) ITIL
2 27 (16.67%) Project Management
3 26 (16.05%) DevOps
4 24 (14.81%) Service Delivery
4 24 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (13.58%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (12.96%) PRINCE2
7 20 (12.35%) B2C
7 20 (12.35%) Supplier Management
8 19 (11.73%) E-Commerce
9 17 (10.49%) Kanban
10 16 (9.88%) Service Management
11 14 (8.64%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (8.02%) Scrum
13 10 (6.17%) Change Control
13 10 (6.17%) Operations Management
13 10 (6.17%) Problem Management
14 9 (5.56%) Resource Management
14 9 (5.56%) Business Continuity
14 9 (5.56%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 15 (9.26%) Java
2 10 (6.17%) C
3 9 (5.56%) SQL
4 4 (2.47%) C#
5 3 (1.85%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.23%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.62%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (9.88%) Degree
2 14 (8.64%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (6.17%) CCNA
3 10 (6.17%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (4.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (3.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (1.85%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.85%) MCSE
7 2 (1.23%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.62%) MCP
8 1 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.62%) MCITP
8 1 (0.62%) MCSA
8 1 (0.62%) CCIE
8 1 (0.62%) CCNP
8 1 (0.62%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.47%) SLA
2 3 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.23%) COBIT
3 2 (1.23%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.62%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (11.73%) Active Directory
2 14 (8.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.70%) vSphere
4 3 (1.85%) Sendmail
5 2 (1.23%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.23%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.62%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (4.32%) Puppet
1 7 (4.32%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (3.09%) SCCM
2 5 (3.09%) SCOM
3 1 (0.62%) OpenSSO
3 1 (0.62%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.62%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.62%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 25 (15.43%) Microsoft
2 23 (14.20%) VMware
3 21 (12.96%) Cisco
4 8 (4.94%) Apple
5 6 (3.70%) Rackspace
6 5 (3.09%) ProCurve
6 5 (3.09%) CheckPoint
6 5 (3.09%) HP
6 5 (3.09%) Oracle
7 4 (2.47%) Citrix
7 4 (2.47%) Sage
8 3 (1.85%) Business Objects
8 3 (1.85%) Infor
8 3 (1.85%) F5
9 2 (1.23%) Cognos
10 1 (0.62%) EMC
10 1 (0.62%) Avaya
10 1 (0.62%) NetApp
10 1 (0.62%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
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