The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Infrastructure Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 163 172 182
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 22 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.59% 0.45% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.47% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 11
Average salary £67,500 £44,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.83% +5.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Infrastructure Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3540 3815 3986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.60% 94.78% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2879 3176 3451
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Infrastructure Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager across the Manchester region.

Infrastructure Manager Salary Trend in Manchester

Infrastructure Manager
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Infrastructure Manager Salary Histogram in Manchester

Infrastructure Manager
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
Rochdale - 4 £70,000 -
Infrastructure Manager
North West

Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Infrastructure Manager 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 Infrastructure Manager in their job title.

1 25 (56.82%) Finance
2 23 (52.27%) Project Management
3 15 (34.09%) Windows
4 13 (29.55%) VMware
5 10 (22.73%) Degree
5 10 (22.73%) Matrix Management
6 9 (20.45%) Cisco
7 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 8 (18.18%) PRINCE2
7 8 (18.18%) Firewall
8 7 (15.91%) Service Delivery
8 7 (15.91%) LAN
8 7 (15.91%) WAN
9 6 (13.64%) Middleware
9 6 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (13.64%) Telecoms
10 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (11.36%) Banking
10 5 (11.36%) Retail
10 5 (11.36%) Mainframe
10 5 (11.36%) HP
10 5 (11.36%) PRINCE
10 5 (11.36%) UNIX
11 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
11 4 (9.09%) SAN
11 4 (9.09%) NetApp
11 4 (9.09%) Citrix
11 4 (9.09%) Network Design
11 4 (9.09%) Programme Management

Infrastructure Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Infrastructure Manager 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 Infrastructure Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.55%) Lync
2 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) Firewall
2 7 (15.91%) LAN
2 7 (15.91%) WAN
3 4 (9.09%) SAN
3 4 (9.09%) Internet
4 3 (6.82%) DSL
4 3 (6.82%) Ethernet
4 3 (6.82%) VPN
4 3 (6.82%) Broadband
5 1 (2.27%) Wireless
5 1 (2.27%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.27%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.27%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 25 (56.82%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 5 (11.36%) Banking
3 5 (11.36%) Retail
4 2 (4.55%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.27%) Automotive
5 1 (2.27%) Legal
5 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Mainframe
2 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) Economics
4 1 (2.27%) PMI
4 1 (2.27%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.27%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.09%) Windows
2 5 (11.36%) UNIX
3 3 (6.82%) Linux
4 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) Project Management
2 10 (22.73%) Matrix Management
3 8 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 7 (15.91%) Service Delivery
5 6 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (11.36%) PRINCE
7 4 (9.09%) Network Design
7 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (9.09%) Line Management
7 4 (9.09%) Programme Management
8 3 (6.82%) Strategic Planning
8 3 (6.82%) Change Management
8 3 (6.82%) Asset Management
8 3 (6.82%) Security Management
9 2 (4.55%) Risk Management
9 2 (4.55%) Business Continuity
9 2 (4.55%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (4.55%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.27%) CCNA
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.27%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 4 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.82%) vCloud
3 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) VMware
2 9 (20.45%) Cisco
3 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 5 (11.36%) HP
5 4 (9.09%) Citrix
5 4 (9.09%) NetApp
6 1 (2.27%) Symantec
6 1 (2.27%) 3PAR