The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Infrastructure role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Infrastructure
Rank 634 656 653
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Infrastructure 26 21 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.061% 0.047% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.049% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 36
Average salary £91,250 £86,250 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.79% +11.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £53,000
10% offered a salary of more than £175,000 £121,750 £120,000
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Head of Infrastructure
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
40551 42788 46715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.83% 95.79% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 35129 36019 38486
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Head of Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Head of Infrastructure in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Head of Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in London

Head of Infrastructure
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Infrastructure across the London region.

Head of Infrastructure Salary Trend in London

Head of Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Infrastructure across the London region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Head of Infrastructure Salary Histogram in London

Head of Infrastructure
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. 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
City of London +58 8 £70,000 -15.15% 4
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £65,000 -
Head of Infrastructure
England

Head of Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 31 (50.82%) Finance
2 21 (34.43%) Microsoft
3 19 (31.15%) Data Centre
4 15 (24.59%) Infrastructure Management
5 14 (22.95%) ITIL
6 13 (21.31%) VoIP
7 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
8 11 (18.03%) Windows
8 11 (18.03%) VMware
9 10 (16.39%) Problem Management
9 10 (16.39%) Linux
9 10 (16.39%) WAN
9 10 (16.39%) LAN
9 10 (16.39%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (16.39%) Configuration Management
9 10 (16.39%) DevOps
10 9 (14.75%) Degree
10 9 (14.75%) Matrix Management
11 8 (13.11%) SCCM
11 8 (13.11%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (13.11%) Retail
11 8 (13.11%) MPLS
11 8 (13.11%) Telecoms
11 8 (13.11%) VPN
12 7 (11.48%) Cisco
12 7 (11.48%) MS Excel
12 7 (11.48%) SQL
12 7 (11.48%) LAMP
12 7 (11.48%) Service Management
12 7 (11.48%) Service Delivery

Head of Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 4 (6.56%) Apache
1 4 (6.56%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.28%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.64%) IIS
3 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.64%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 7 (11.48%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.48%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.28%) IaaS
3 2 (3.28%) PaaS
3 2 (3.28%) SaaS
4 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (21.31%) VoIP
2 10 (16.39%) LAN
2 10 (16.39%) WAN
3 8 (13.11%) MPLS
3 8 (13.11%) VPN
4 5 (8.20%) CTI
4 5 (8.20%) DHCP
4 5 (8.20%) DNS
4 5 (8.20%) Network Security
4 5 (8.20%) TCP/IP
5 4 (6.56%) DWDM
5 4 (6.56%) NGN
5 4 (6.56%) Packet Switching
5 4 (6.56%) Unified Communications
6 3 (4.92%) SAN
7 1 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.64%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.64%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.56%) MySQL
2 4 (6.56%) Redis
3 2 (3.28%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 31 (50.82%) Finance
2 8 (13.11%) Retail
2 8 (13.11%) Telecoms
3 6 (9.84%) Banking
4 5 (8.20%) Investment Banking
4 5 (8.20%) Law
5 2 (3.28%) Front Office
6 1 (1.64%) Electronics
6 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.64%) Marketing
6 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.48%) LAMP
2 4 (6.56%) beanstalkd
2 4 (6.56%) COM
3 2 (3.28%) Middleware
4 1 (1.64%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (31.15%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.84%) Hedge funds
3 5 (8.20%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.56%) BYOD
4 4 (6.56%) Public Cloud
4 4 (6.56%) Replication
4 4 (6.56%) Statistics
5 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (3.28%) EPoS
7 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.03%) Windows
2 10 (16.39%) Linux
3 5 (8.20%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.92%) Unix
4 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.64%) Debian
6 1 (1.64%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (24.59%) Infrastructure Management
2 14 (22.95%) ITIL
3 10 (16.39%) Configuration Management
3 10 (16.39%) DevOps
3 10 (16.39%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (16.39%) Problem Management
4 9 (14.75%) Matrix Management
5 7 (11.48%) Investment Management
5 7 (11.48%) Service Delivery
5 7 (11.48%) Service Management
6 6 (9.84%) Business Continuity
6 6 (9.84%) Information Security
6 6 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (8.20%) Application Packaging
7 5 (8.20%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (8.20%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (8.20%) E-Commerce
7 5 (8.20%) ITIL V3
7 5 (8.20%) People Management
7 5 (8.20%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.48%) SQL
2 5 (8.20%) PHP
3 1 (1.64%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (14.75%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) CCA
2 2 (3.28%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (3.28%) MCSE
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.64%) CCEA
3 1 (1.64%) CCNA
3 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.64%) MCSA
3 1 (1.64%) VCAP
3 1 (1.64%) VCP4
3 1 (1.64%) VCP5
3 1 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) SLA
2 3 (4.92%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (13.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (11.48%) Active Directory
3 5 (8.20%) VMware Server
4 3 (4.92%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.28%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.64%) vSphere
6 1 (1.64%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (13.11%) SCCM
2 7 (11.48%) Puppet
3 6 (9.84%) Backup Exec
4 4 (6.56%) SCOM
5 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 3 (4.92%) SCOrch
5 3 (4.92%) SCSM
6 1 (1.64%) Ansible
6 1 (1.64%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.64%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.64%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (1.64%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (34.43%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.03%) VMware
3 7 (11.48%) Cisco
4 6 (9.84%) SolarWinds
5 5 (8.20%) Sybase
5 5 (8.20%) Veeam
6 4 (6.56%) Dell
7 3 (4.92%) Oracle
8 2 (3.28%) Citrix
9 1 (1.64%) ArcSight
9 1 (1.64%) Avaya
9 1 (1.64%) HP
9 1 (1.64%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.64%) Mitel
9 1 (1.64%) SAP
9 1 (1.64%) SevOne
9 1 (1.64%) Spiceworks
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