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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Infrastructure
Rank 597 592 592
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Infrastructure 20 28 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.048% 0.064% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.069% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 18 26 32
Average salary £80,000 £83,750 £66,568
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.47% +25.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £65,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £114,750 £115,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £88,750 £58,750 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+51.06% -6.00%
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
38824 40819 42242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.77% 93.79% 94.27%
Number of salaries quoted 32769 33399 36099
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +9 5 £70,000 -28.20%
Head of Infrastructure
England

Head of Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 11 (22.45%) DevOps
1 11 (22.45%) Line Management
1 11 (22.45%) ITIL
1 11 (22.45%) Linux
1 11 (22.45%) Project Management
1 11 (22.45%) Finance
1 11 (22.45%) VMware
2 8 (16.33%) Service Delivery
2 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.29%) Retail
3 7 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (12.24%) Big Data
4 6 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (12.24%) E-Commerce
5 5 (10.20%) Apache
5 5 (10.20%) LAN
5 5 (10.20%) WAN
5 5 (10.20%) LAMP
5 5 (10.20%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (10.20%) Banking
5 5 (10.20%) Firewall
5 5 (10.20%) SaaS
5 5 (10.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (10.20%) People Management
5 5 (10.20%) Data Structures
5 5 (10.20%) KVM
5 5 (10.20%) Load Balancing
5 5 (10.20%) Ruby
5 5 (10.20%) Ruby on Rails

Head of Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 5 (10.20%) Apache
2 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) SaaS
2 4 (8.16%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) LAN
1 5 (10.20%) WAN
1 5 (10.20%) Firewall
2 1 (2.04%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.04%) iSCSI
2 1 (2.04%) DHCP
2 1 (2.04%) VPN
2 1 (2.04%) DNS
2 1 (2.04%) SAN
2 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) Big Data
2 5 (10.20%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.04%) MySQL
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (22.45%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Retail
3 5 (10.20%) Banking
4 2 (4.08%) Law
5 1 (2.04%) Publishing
5 1 (2.04%) Billing
5 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) LAMP
1 5 (10.20%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (8.16%) Web Services
3 1 (2.04%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Replication
1 5 (10.20%) Data Structures
2 2 (4.08%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.04%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.04%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.45%) Linux
2 4 (8.16%) Windows
3 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.45%) ITIL
1 11 (22.45%) Project Management
1 11 (22.45%) DevOps
1 11 (22.45%) Line Management
2 8 (16.33%) Service Delivery
3 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (12.24%) E-Commerce
4 6 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (10.20%) Load Balancing
5 5 (10.20%) People Management
5 5 (10.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (8.16%) Service Management
6 4 (8.16%) Supplier Management
6 4 (8.16%) Change Management
7 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.12%) Asset Management
7 3 (6.12%) Performance Management
7 3 (6.12%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) Ruby
2 2 (4.08%) C
3 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.04%) PHP
3 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) MCSE
1 2 (4.08%) MCSA
1 2 (4.08%) CCNA
1 2 (4.08%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (4.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) CCENT
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.04%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) SLA
1 2 (4.08%) COBIT
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.20%) KVM
3 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) VMware
2 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.12%) Cisco
4 1 (2.04%) Citrix