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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Infrastructure
Rank 595 597 595
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Infrastructure 31 33 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.069% 0.071% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.076% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 27 25 20
Average salary £85,000 £83,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £111,000 £120,000 £102,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+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
41596 43445 41197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.19% 93.52% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35513 36298 34581
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Head of Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 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
(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 +17 3 £110,000 - 1
Head of Infrastructure
England

Head of Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 27 (58.70%) Finance
2 21 (45.65%) ITIL
3 16 (34.78%) Windows
3 16 (34.78%) Active Directory
4 14 (30.43%) Cisco
5 13 (28.26%) Firewall
6 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
7 10 (21.74%) Service Delivery
8 9 (19.57%) Banking
8 9 (19.57%) VMware
8 9 (19.57%) Data Centre
9 8 (17.39%) WAN
9 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
10 7 (15.22%) Project Management
11 6 (13.04%) Retail
11 6 (13.04%) UNIX
11 6 (13.04%) SAN
11 6 (13.04%) IIS
11 6 (13.04%) MS Exchange
12 5 (10.87%) LAN
12 5 (10.87%) FTP
12 5 (10.87%) VPN
12 5 (10.87%) Citrix
12 5 (10.87%) SQL
12 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
12 5 (10.87%) Back Office
12 5 (10.87%) Asset Management
12 5 (10.87%) Enterprise Architecture
12 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure

Head of Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 6 (13.04%) IIS
1 6 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.70%) JBoss
4 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.17%) Apache
6 1 (2.17%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.17%) SaaS
2 1 (2.17%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.26%) Firewall
2 8 (17.39%) WAN
3 6 (13.04%) SAN
4 5 (10.87%) LAN
4 5 (10.87%) FTP
4 5 (10.87%) VPN
5 3 (6.52%) DNS
5 3 (6.52%) VoIP
5 3 (6.52%) DHCP
5 3 (6.52%) MPLS
5 3 (6.52%) NAS
5 3 (6.52%) FWSM
5 3 (6.52%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.17%) HTTPS
6 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
3 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.17%) Big Data
3 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 27 (58.70%) Finance
2 9 (19.57%) Banking
3 6 (13.04%) Retail
4 5 (10.87%) Back Office
5 4 (8.70%) Retail Banking
6 2 (4.35%) Marketing
6 2 (4.35%) Investment Banking
6 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.17%) Law
7 1 (2.17%) Legal
7 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
7 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) XML Messaging
1 4 (8.70%) XML
2 2 (4.35%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (2.17%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (2.17%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.35%) SWIFT
3 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.35%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.17%) Replication
4 1 (2.17%) Life Science
4 1 (2.17%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.17%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.17%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.78%) Windows
2 6 (13.04%) UNIX
3 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.52%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.35%) Ubuntu
5 2 (4.35%) Debian
5 2 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) ITIL
2 10 (21.74%) Service Delivery
3 7 (15.22%) Project Management
4 5 (10.87%) Asset Management
4 5 (10.87%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (10.87%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (10.87%) People Management
5 4 (8.70%) Information Security
6 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (4.35%) Coaching
6 2 (4.35%) Security Patching
6 2 (4.35%) Data Centre Operations
6 2 (4.35%) Change Control
6 2 (4.35%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.35%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.35%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.35%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (4.35%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.87%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Degree
1 4 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (8.70%) CCNA
2 1 (2.17%) MCSE
2 1 (2.17%) MCP
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) PCI DSS
1 2 (4.35%) COBIT
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (34.78%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.52%) VMware ESX
3 3 (6.52%) Terminal Server
4 2 (4.35%) XenServer
4 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.17%) Firmware
5 1 (2.17%) GlusterFS
5 1 (2.17%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) Cisco
2 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
3 9 (19.57%) VMware
4 5 (10.87%) Citrix
5 4 (8.70%) Oracle
6 2 (4.35%) ProCurve
6 2 (4.35%) WatchGuard
6 2 (4.35%) Avaya
6 2 (4.35%) HP
7 1 (2.17%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.17%) WorldPay
London
Coal Intelligent Technology Limited
Salary: Package and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £100,000 to £110,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ink Recruitment Ltd
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Energon People
Salary: £120000 - £150000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £100,000 to £120,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago