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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Infrastructure
Rank 595 610 602
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Infrastructure 26 14 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.060% 0.031% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.033% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 25
Average salary £80,000 £95,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,200 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £117,500 £128,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £60,000 £63,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.76%
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
40782 41868 44449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.89% 93.96% 94.40%
Number of salaries quoted 34763 34463 38430
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £78,750
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 29 December 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 29 December 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
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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 +10 4 £85,000 -15.00%
Head of Infrastructure
England

Head of Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 18 (32.73%) Linux
2 15 (27.27%) DevOps
3 12 (21.82%) Windows
3 12 (21.82%) VMware
4 11 (20.00%) Project Management
4 11 (20.00%) ITIL
5 9 (16.36%) Finance
5 9 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (14.55%) LAMP
6 8 (14.55%) E-Commerce
6 8 (14.55%) Microsoft
7 7 (12.73%) Cisco
7 7 (12.73%) Service Delivery
7 7 (12.73%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (10.91%) Supplier Management
8 6 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (10.91%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (10.91%) SaaS
8 6 (10.91%) Firewall
8 6 (10.91%) Apache
8 6 (10.91%) Web Services
8 6 (10.91%) Line Management
9 5 (9.09%) KVM
9 5 (9.09%) Data Structures
9 5 (9.09%) Service Management
9 5 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (9.09%) Replication
9 5 (9.09%) Ruby

Head of Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 (10.91%) Apache
2 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.82%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.82%) Drupal
3 1 (1.82%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.82%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.73%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (10.91%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.91%) SaaS
3 1 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.82%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) Firewall
2 4 (7.27%) LAN
2 4 (7.27%) WAN
3 3 (5.45%) SAN
3 3 (5.45%) Internet
4 1 (1.82%) MPLS
4 1 (1.82%) DMZ
4 1 (1.82%) DHCP
4 1 (1.82%) DNS
4 1 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.82%) Wireless
4 1 (1.82%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.45%) Big Data
4 1 (1.82%) MySQL
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 9 (16.36%) Finance
2 5 (9.09%) Retail
3 4 (7.27%) Banking
3 4 (7.27%) Marketing
4 2 (3.64%) Billing
4 2 (3.64%) Legal
5 1 (1.82%) Publishing
5 1 (1.82%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.55%) LAMP
2 6 (10.91%) Web Services
3 5 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (1.82%) HTML
4 1 (1.82%) .NET
4 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Replication
1 5 (9.09%) Data Structures
2 3 (5.45%) Digital Media
3 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.64%) Open Source
3 2 (3.64%) NHS
3 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (32.73%) Linux
2 12 (21.82%) Windows
3 3 (5.45%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.64%) UNIX
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.27%) DevOps
2 11 (20.00%) ITIL
2 11 (20.00%) Project Management
3 9 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (14.55%) E-Commerce
5 7 (12.73%) Service Delivery
6 6 (10.91%) Supplier Management
6 6 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (10.91%) Line Management
7 5 (9.09%) Load Balancing
7 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (9.09%) Service Management
8 4 (7.27%) RAD
8 4 (7.27%) Change Management
8 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (7.27%) Performance Management
9 3 (5.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (5.45%) Incident Management
9 3 (5.45%) People Management
9 3 (5.45%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.09%) Ruby
2 2 (3.64%) SQL
2 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
2 2 (3.64%) C
3 1 (1.82%) C#
3 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) CCNA
1 4 (7.27%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.45%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (5.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) SLA
1 2 (3.64%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.09%) KVM
3 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.82%) vSphere
3 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.82%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 12 (21.82%) VMware
2 8 (14.55%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.73%) Cisco
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle
4 1 (1.82%) HP
4 1 (1.82%) EMC
4 1 (1.82%) Avaya
4 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.82%) Sage
4 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.82%) Google
4 1 (1.82%) WatchGuard
4 1 (1.82%) Tandberg
4 1 (1.82%) ProCurve
4 1 (1.82%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (1.82%) F5
4 1 (1.82%) Meraki