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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Infrastructure
Rank 606 578 601
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Infrastructure 28 28 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.061% 0.063% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.067% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 22 22 38
Average salary £83,000 £85,000 £112,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -24.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £89,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £119,500 £145,750
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -3.70%
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
43006 41638 46964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.37% 93.52% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35883 35024 40689
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 0 6 £102,500 -2.38% 2
Harrow - 1 - -
Head of Infrastructure
England

Head of Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 32 (40.00%) ITIL
2 25 (31.25%) DevOps
3 24 (30.00%) Linux
4 20 (25.00%) Windows
4 20 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (22.50%) Cloud Computing
6 17 (21.25%) Internet
7 14 (17.50%) Microsoft
8 13 (16.25%) B2C
8 13 (16.25%) E-Commerce
8 13 (16.25%) PRINCE2
8 13 (16.25%) Project Management
8 13 (16.25%) Kanban
8 13 (16.25%) VMware
8 13 (16.25%) Scrum
9 12 (15.00%) LAMP
9 12 (15.00%) Degree
10 11 (13.75%) Java
11 10 (12.50%) Management Information System
11 10 (12.50%) Finance
12 9 (11.25%) Service Delivery
12 9 (11.25%) LAN
12 9 (11.25%) WAN
12 9 (11.25%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (10.00%) Marketing
13 8 (10.00%) Cisco
13 8 (10.00%) Service Management
14 7 (8.75%) Middleware
14 7 (8.75%) Continuous Improvement
15 6 (7.50%) Amazon AWS

Head of Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (7.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.25%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.25%) Apache
3 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.25%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.25%) Drupal
3 1 (1.25%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.25%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) MS Office
1 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (22.50%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.75%) SaaS
3 3 (3.75%) PaaS
4 2 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.25%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.25%) Joyent
5 1 (1.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (21.25%) Internet
2 9 (11.25%) LAN
2 9 (11.25%) WAN
3 6 (7.50%) Firewall
4 5 (6.25%) SAN
5 3 (3.75%) DNS
5 3 (3.75%) VoIP
6 2 (2.50%) NAS
7 1 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.25%) Wireless
7 1 (1.25%) DMZ
7 1 (1.25%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.75%) RDBMS
2 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.50%) Big Data
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.50%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (1.25%) Redis
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (12.50%) Finance
2 8 (10.00%) Marketing
3 5 (6.25%) Advertising
4 4 (5.00%) Retail
5 2 (2.50%) Billing
5 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.50%) Legal
6 1 (1.25%) Law
6 1 (1.25%) Games
6 1 (1.25%) Banking
6 1 (1.25%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.00%) LAMP
2 7 (8.75%) Middleware
3 6 (7.50%) .NET
3 6 (7.50%) Web Services
4 3 (3.75%) XML
4 3 (3.75%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (2.50%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (1.25%) Memcached
6 1 (1.25%) Apache Flex
6 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (5.00%) User Experience
5 3 (3.75%) Open Source
5 3 (3.75%) Clustering
6 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.50%) NHS
6 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (2.50%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.25%) Online Games
7 1 (1.25%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.25%) Tandem
7 1 (1.25%) AS400
7 1 (1.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (30.00%) Linux
2 20 (25.00%) Windows
3 5 (6.25%) Mac OS
3 5 (6.25%) UNIX
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (2.50%) Solaris
5 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.25%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.25%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (40.00%) ITIL
2 25 (31.25%) DevOps
3 20 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (16.25%) PRINCE2
4 13 (16.25%) E-Commerce
4 13 (16.25%) B2C
4 13 (16.25%) Project Management
4 13 (16.25%) Scrum
4 13 (16.25%) Kanban
5 9 (11.25%) Service Delivery
6 8 (10.00%) Service Management
7 7 (8.75%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
10 4 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (5.00%) Load Balancing
10 4 (5.00%) RAD
11 3 (3.75%) Supplier Management
11 3 (3.75%) Infrastructure Management
11 3 (3.75%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.75%) Java
2 5 (6.25%) SQL
3 3 (3.75%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.25%) Ruby
5 1 (1.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (15.00%) Degree
2 5 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (5.00%) CCNA
3 4 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.75%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) SLA
1 2 (2.50%) COBIT
2 1 (1.25%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (11.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.75%) Sendmail
4 2 (2.50%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.50%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.25%) vSphere
5 1 (1.25%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (6.25%) SCCM
1 5 (6.25%) SCOM
2 3 (3.75%) Puppet
2 3 (3.75%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.25%) CFEngine
3 1 (1.25%) OpenSSO
3 1 (1.25%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 14 (17.50%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.25%) VMware
3 8 (10.00%) Cisco
4 5 (6.25%) Oracle
5 3 (3.75%) Citrix
5 3 (3.75%) F5
6 1 (1.25%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.25%) Meraki
6 1 (1.25%) Google
6 1 (1.25%) WatchGuard
6 1 (1.25%) Tandberg
6 1 (1.25%) ProCurve
6 1 (1.25%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (1.25%) Avaya
6 1 (1.25%) NetApp
6 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.25%) Sage
6 1 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.25%) HP
6 1 (1.25%) EMC
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