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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Infrastructure
Rank 611 628 629
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Infrastructure 34 25 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.083% 0.060% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% 0.063% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 28 25 22
Average salary £100,000 £80,000 £87,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £126,000 £117,500 £119,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £85,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-23.52% +54.54%
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
39136 39804 41394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.70% 95.78% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33735 33728 33851
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 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,001
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 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 12 February 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
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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
City of London +54 6 £100,000 +17.64%
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £65,000 -
Head of Infrastructure
England

Head of Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 56 (61.54%) Finance
2 23 (25.27%) Windows
3 21 (23.08%) Data Centre
4 18 (19.78%) Microsoft
4 18 (19.78%) Active Directory
5 17 (18.68%) Linux
5 17 (18.68%) Infrastructure Management
6 16 (17.58%) Cisco
7 15 (16.48%) DevOps
8 13 (14.29%) People Management
8 13 (14.29%) LAN
8 13 (14.29%) WAN
9 12 (13.19%) Service Delivery
9 12 (13.19%) Banking
9 12 (13.19%) VMware
9 12 (13.19%) Windows Server
10 11 (12.09%) Citrix
11 10 (10.99%) Firewall
12 9 (9.89%) SLA
12 9 (9.89%) ITIL
12 9 (9.89%) SQL Server
12 9 (9.89%) Business Continuity
12 9 (9.89%) IaaS
12 9 (9.89%) PaaS
13 8 (8.79%) Electronic Trading
13 8 (8.79%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (8.79%) Puppet
13 8 (8.79%) Telecoms
13 8 (8.79%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (8.79%) Investment Banking

Head of Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 7 (7.69%) OpenStack
2 5 (5.49%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.40%) Skype for Business
4 3 (3.30%) IIS
4 3 (3.30%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.10%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 6 (6.59%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.30%) MS Office
3 1 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.89%) IaaS
1 9 (9.89%) PaaS
2 7 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.69%) SaaS
3 1 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.29%) LAN
1 13 (14.29%) WAN
2 10 (10.99%) Firewall
3 8 (8.79%) SAN
4 7 (7.69%) MPLS
4 7 (7.69%) VoIP
5 6 (6.59%) VPN
6 4 (4.40%) DWDM
6 4 (4.40%) FTP
6 4 (4.40%) Network Security
6 4 (4.40%) NGN
6 4 (4.40%) Packet Switching
6 4 (4.40%) Unified Communications
7 2 (2.20%) CTI
7 2 (2.20%) DHCP
7 2 (2.20%) DNS
7 2 (2.20%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (2.20%) NAS
7 2 (2.20%) PBX
7 2 (2.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.10%) MySQL
3 1 (1.10%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.10%) Vagrant
General
1 56 (61.54%) Finance
2 12 (13.19%) Banking
3 8 (8.79%) Investment Banking
3 8 (8.79%) Marketing
3 8 (8.79%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.40%) Retail
5 3 (3.30%) Front Office
6 2 (2.20%) Back Office
7 1 (1.10%) Electronics
7 1 (1.10%) Law
7 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.59%) LAMP
2 5 (5.49%) Middleware
3 4 (4.40%) XML
3 4 (4.40%) XML Messaging
4 1 (1.10%) .NET
4 1 (1.10%) Django
4 1 (1.10%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.69%) Equities
2 7 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (6.59%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.49%) Hedge funds
4 5 (5.49%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.49%) User Experience
5 4 (4.40%) BYOD
5 4 (4.40%) Mobile Computing
5 4 (4.40%) Statistics
6 3 (3.30%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.20%) Derivative
7 2 (2.20%) EPoS
7 2 (2.20%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (1.10%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.10%) FMCG
8 1 (1.10%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.10%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.10%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (25.27%) Windows
2 17 (18.68%) Linux
3 12 (13.19%) Windows Server
4 8 (8.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (6.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (4.40%) Debian
7 3 (3.30%) Ubuntu
7 3 (3.30%) Unix
8 1 (1.10%) SUSE
8 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.10%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.68%) Infrastructure Management
2 15 (16.48%) DevOps
3 13 (14.29%) People Management
4 12 (13.19%) Service Delivery
5 9 (9.89%) Business Continuity
5 9 (9.89%) ITIL
6 8 (8.79%) Electronic Trading
6 8 (8.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (7.69%) Line Management
7 7 (7.69%) Low Latency
7 7 (7.69%) Matrix Management
7 7 (7.69%) Project Management
8 6 (6.59%) High Availability
8 6 (6.59%) Performance Management
8 6 (6.59%) Product Management
9 5 (5.49%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (5.49%) Information Security
9 5 (5.49%) Service Management
10 4 (4.40%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.49%) SQL
2 1 (1.10%) Java
2 1 (1.10%) Python
2 1 (1.10%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (7.69%) CCNA
1 7 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.49%) CCA
3 5 (5.49%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (5.49%) Degree
3 5 (5.49%) MCSE
4 3 (3.30%) MCSA
5 2 (2.20%) CCEA
5 2 (2.20%) VCAP
5 2 (2.20%) VCP4
5 2 (2.20%) VCP5
5 2 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.89%) SLA
2 6 (6.59%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.10%) QA
3 1 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (19.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 5 (5.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.30%) VMware ESX
4 3 (3.30%) VMware Server
4 3 (3.30%) XenServer
5 2 (2.20%) Terminal Server
5 2 (2.20%) XenApp
6 1 (1.10%) Docker
6 1 (1.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (8.79%) Puppet
2 6 (6.59%) SCCM
2 6 (6.59%) SCOM
3 4 (4.40%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.30%) Backup Exec
4 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (3.30%) SCOrch
4 3 (3.30%) SCSM
5 2 (2.20%) Ansible
6 1 (1.10%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.10%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.10%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (1.10%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (19.78%) Microsoft
2 16 (17.58%) Cisco
3 12 (13.19%) VMware
4 11 (12.09%) Citrix
5 5 (5.49%) HP
6 4 (4.40%) Apple
6 4 (4.40%) Avaya
6 4 (4.40%) Dell
7 3 (3.30%) ProCurve
7 3 (3.30%) SolarWinds
7 3 (3.30%) Sybase
7 3 (3.30%) WatchGuard
8 2 (2.20%) EMC
8 2 (2.20%) LANDesk
8 2 (2.20%) Oracle
8 2 (2.20%) Veeam
9 1 (1.10%) ArcSight
9 1 (1.10%) Mitel
9 1 (1.10%) SAP
9 1 (1.10%) Spiceworks
South West London
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Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum + 20 % and benefits
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