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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Infrastructure
Rank 610 620 583
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Infrastructure 21 32 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.048% 0.066% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.071% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 15 26 26
Average salary £80,000 £100,000 £71,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +40.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £63,911 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £119,500 £120,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
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
41213 44984 41450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.26% 93.44% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 34953 37794 34623
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 £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 3 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 3 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
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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 +35 3 £65,000 -38.09% 1
Head of Infrastructure
England

Head of Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 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 23 (56.10%) ITIL
2 20 (48.78%) Finance
3 11 (26.83%) Windows
3 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
4 9 (21.95%) VMware
4 9 (21.95%) Active Directory
4 9 (21.95%) Cisco
4 9 (21.95%) WAN
5 8 (19.51%) Data Centre
6 7 (17.07%) Service Delivery
6 7 (17.07%) Project Management
6 7 (17.07%) Banking
7 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (14.63%) Firewall
7 6 (14.63%) MS Exchange
7 6 (14.63%) UNIX
7 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
8 5 (12.20%) LAN
8 5 (12.20%) Back Office
8 5 (12.20%) Retail
9 4 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (9.76%) Line Management
9 4 (9.76%) Temenos T24
9 4 (9.76%) Retail Banking
9 4 (9.76%) Degree
9 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
9 4 (9.76%) IIS
9 4 (9.76%) Oracle
9 4 (9.76%) JBoss

Head of Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (14.63%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.76%) IIS
2 4 (9.76%) JBoss
2 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.44%) Lync
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.44%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.44%) SaaS
2 1 (2.44%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) WAN
2 6 (14.63%) Firewall
3 5 (12.20%) LAN
4 3 (7.32%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (7.32%) FWSM
4 3 (7.32%) DHCP
4 3 (7.32%) VPN
4 3 (7.32%) DNS
5 2 (4.88%) SAN
6 1 (2.44%) MPLS
6 1 (2.44%) FTP
6 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.44%) NAS
6 1 (2.44%) VoIP
6 1 (2.44%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.44%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (7.32%) Big Data
3 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) JIRA
General
1 20 (48.78%) Finance
2 7 (17.07%) Banking
3 5 (12.20%) Retail
3 5 (12.20%) Back Office
4 4 (9.76%) Retail Banking
5 2 (4.88%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.44%) Law
6 1 (2.44%) Legal
6 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.44%) Marketing
6 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) XML
1 1 (2.44%) XML Messaging
1 1 (2.44%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (2.44%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.88%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) Life Science
4 1 (2.44%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.44%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.44%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.44%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Windows
2 6 (14.63%) UNIX
3 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.32%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.44%) Debian
5 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.44%) Linux
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) ITIL
2 7 (17.07%) Project Management
2 7 (17.07%) Service Delivery
3 4 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (9.76%) Line Management
4 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (7.32%) Service Management
4 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (7.32%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (4.88%) Data Centre Operations
5 2 (4.88%) ITSM
5 2 (4.88%) Workflow
5 2 (4.88%) Information Security
5 2 (4.88%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (4.88%) TOGAF
5 2 (4.88%) Quality Management
5 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (7.32%) MCSE
2 3 (7.32%) CCNA
2 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (4.88%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (4.88%) MCSA
4 1 (2.44%) CCA
4 1 (2.44%) MCP
4 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.44%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) COBIT
2 1 (2.44%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.44%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (21.95%) Active Directory
2 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.32%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.44%) Firmware
4 1 (2.44%) Terminal Server
4 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.44%) XenServer
4 1 (2.44%) KVM
4 1 (2.44%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.95%) Cisco
2 9 (21.95%) VMware
3 4 (9.76%) Oracle
4 3 (7.32%) Citrix
5 2 (4.88%) WorldPay
6 1 (2.44%) Avaya
6 1 (2.44%) HP
6 1 (2.44%) WatchGuard
6 1 (2.44%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.44%) ProCurve
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