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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Infrastructure
Rank 792 814 811
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Infrastructure 57 49 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.057% 0.049% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.052% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 47 34 45
Average salary £92,500 £80,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £112,500 £107,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £95,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+46.15% +4.00%
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
94349 93880 96743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.84% 94.44% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 78390 76321 82592
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 £65,000 £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 3 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 3 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
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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 21 £80,000 -8.57% 2
South East -17 18 £100,000 +29.03%
East of England +12 12 £102,500 +95.23%
North West - 6 £60,000 - 1
Yorkshire -1 4 £70,000 - 2
West Midlands -25 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 3 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 43 (32.09%) ITIL
2 40 (29.85%) Finance
3 31 (23.13%) Service Delivery
4 30 (22.39%) Project Management
5 22 (16.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (14.18%) Windows
6 19 (14.18%) Microsoft
7 18 (13.43%) VMware
8 16 (11.94%) Retail
8 16 (11.94%) Supplier Management
8 16 (11.94%) Enterprise Architecture
9 15 (11.19%) Line Management
9 15 (11.19%) Cisco
10 14 (10.45%) Linux
10 14 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (10.45%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (9.70%) TOGAF
12 12 (8.96%) MS Excel
12 12 (8.96%) PRINCE2
12 12 (8.96%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (8.21%) DevOps
13 11 (8.21%) LAN
13 11 (8.21%) WAN
13 11 (8.21%) Change Management
13 11 (8.21%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (7.46%) Firewall
14 10 (7.46%) Service Management
14 10 (7.46%) Degree
14 10 (7.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 9 (6.72%) People Management

Head of Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 6 (4.48%) Apache
2 5 (3.73%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.24%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.49%) IIS
5 1 (0.75%) SAS
5 1 (0.75%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (8.96%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.73%) SaaS
2 3 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.24%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.21%) WAN
1 11 (8.21%) LAN
2 10 (7.46%) Firewall
3 5 (3.73%) IP Telephony
3 5 (3.73%) SAN
4 4 (2.99%) VoIP
5 2 (1.49%) MPLS
5 2 (1.49%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.75%) Network Security
6 1 (0.75%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.75%) Internet
6 1 (0.75%) DHCP
6 1 (0.75%) VPN
6 1 (0.75%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.22%) Big Data
2 5 (3.73%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.49%) MySQL
4 1 (0.75%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.75%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.75%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.75%) JIRA
General
1 40 (29.85%) Finance
2 16 (11.94%) Retail
3 6 (4.48%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.48%) Legal
4 5 (3.73%) Law
4 5 (3.73%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (3.73%) Banking
5 2 (1.49%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.75%) Advertising
6 1 (0.75%) Publishing
6 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.75%) Billing
6 1 (0.75%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.73%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (2.99%) LAMP
3 3 (2.24%) Web Services
4 1 (0.75%) Middleware
4 1 (0.75%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.73%) Replication
1 5 (3.73%) Data Structures
2 3 (2.24%) Mainframe
3 2 (1.49%) AS400
3 2 (1.49%) Open Source
3 2 (1.49%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.75%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.75%) Fixed Income
4 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.75%) PMI
4 1 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.18%) Windows
2 14 (10.45%) Linux
3 3 (2.24%) UNIX
4 2 (1.49%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (32.09%) ITIL
2 31 (23.13%) Service Delivery
3 30 (22.39%) Project Management
4 22 (16.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (11.94%) Supplier Management
5 16 (11.94%) Enterprise Architecture
6 15 (11.19%) Line Management
7 14 (10.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (9.70%) TOGAF
9 12 (8.96%) PRINCE2
10 11 (8.21%) Change Management
10 11 (8.21%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (8.21%) DevOps
11 10 (7.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 10 (7.46%) Service Management
12 9 (6.72%) People Management
12 9 (6.72%) Business Analysis
13 7 (5.22%) Performance Monitoring
13 7 (5.22%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.73%) Ruby
2 2 (1.49%) C
2 2 (1.49%) PHP
2 2 (1.49%) SQL
3 1 (0.75%) Python
3 1 (0.75%) Java
3 1 (0.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (7.46%) Degree
2 9 (6.72%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (5.97%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (3.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.73%) MCSE
4 5 (3.73%) MCSA
4 5 (3.73%) CCNA
5 4 (2.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (2.24%) MCITP
6 3 (2.24%) CCDP
6 3 (2.24%) CCIE
6 3 (2.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (2.24%) MCP
7 2 (1.49%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.75%) CCA
8 1 (0.75%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.75%) CCENT
8 1 (0.75%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.97%) COBIT
2 5 (3.73%) QA
2 5 (3.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.24%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (8.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (6.72%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.73%) KVM
4 3 (2.24%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.75%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.24%) Backup Exec
1 3 (2.24%) SCCM
1 3 (2.24%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (14.18%) Microsoft
2 18 (13.43%) VMware
3 15 (11.19%) Cisco
4 7 (5.22%) Citrix
5 2 (1.49%) HP
5 2 (1.49%) Dell
5 2 (1.49%) Business Objects
5 2 (1.49%) Infor
5 2 (1.49%) Apple
6 1 (0.75%) TOWER Software
6 1 (0.75%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.75%) MobileIron
6 1 (0.75%) SAP
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle
6 1 (0.75%) NetApp
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