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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 148 148 173
Rank change year-on-year
0 +25
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 37 30 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.91% 0.79% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.84% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 29 22 9
Average salary £48,500 £43,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.79% -9.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £60,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
3853 3554 3726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.23% 94.17% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3216 3090 3277
Average salary £37,500 £35,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.89% +2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 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
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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
Altrincham - 9 £46,000 -
Bolton - 1 £26,500 -
Infrastructure Manager
North West

Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 32 (53.33%) Project Management
2 30 (50.00%) ITIL
3 29 (48.33%) Degree
4 25 (41.67%) Windows
5 23 (38.33%) Citrix
6 22 (36.67%) Finance
6 22 (36.67%) Microsoft
7 17 (28.33%) VMware
7 17 (28.33%) SQL Server
8 15 (25.00%) PRINCE2
8 15 (25.00%) MS Exchange
8 15 (25.00%) Firewall
8 15 (25.00%) Retail
8 15 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (23.33%) CCNA
9 14 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (23.33%) ITIL Certification
9 14 (23.33%) SAN
9 14 (23.33%) MCSE
10 13 (21.67%) PRINCE
10 13 (21.67%) Banking
11 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 12 (20.00%) MS Excel
12 11 (18.33%) UNIX
12 11 (18.33%) HP
12 11 (18.33%) Line Management
13 10 (16.67%) Business Continuity
13 10 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (15.00%) Change Control

Infrastructure Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 15 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.00%) IIS
3 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Office 365
1 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.00%) Firewall
2 14 (23.33%) SAN
3 7 (11.67%) NAS
4 6 (10.00%) WAN
5 5 (8.33%) VPN
6 4 (6.67%) Network Security
7 3 (5.00%) iSCSI
7 3 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (3.33%) DNS
8 2 (3.33%) LAN
9 1 (1.67%) VoIP
9 1 (1.67%) DHCP
9 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (28.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.67%) MySQL
General
1 22 (36.67%) Finance
2 15 (25.00%) Retail
3 13 (21.67%) Banking
4 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.67%) Legal
5 1 (1.67%) Publishing
5 1 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) COM
1 1 (1.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) FlexPod
2 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.67%) EPoS
4 1 (1.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 25 (41.67%) Windows
2 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (18.33%) UNIX
4 10 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.33%) Solaris
5 2 (3.33%) Linux
5 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (53.33%) Project Management
2 30 (50.00%) ITIL
3 15 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 13 (21.67%) PRINCE
5 11 (18.33%) Line Management
6 10 (16.67%) Business Continuity
7 9 (15.00%) Change Control
7 9 (15.00%) Information Security
8 7 (11.67%) Service Delivery
8 7 (11.67%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (10.00%) Problem Management
9 6 (10.00%) Mentoring
9 6 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (8.33%) Quality Management
10 5 (8.33%) Capacity Management
11 4 (6.67%) Service Management
11 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
12 3 (5.00%) Coaching
12 3 (5.00%) Software Asset Management
12 3 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 29 (48.33%) Degree
2 14 (23.33%) CCNA
2 14 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (23.33%) ITIL Certification
2 14 (23.33%) MCSE
3 9 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (15.00%) MCITP
4 7 (11.67%) MCSA
4 7 (11.67%) VCAP
5 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 2 (3.33%) MCTS
6 2 (3.33%) CCA
6 2 (3.33%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (3.33%) MCP
6 2 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) BS7799
2 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (11.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.00%) XenApp
4 3 (5.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) SCOM
2 3 (5.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.33%) SCCM
4 1 (1.67%) Foglight
Vendors
1 23 (38.33%) Citrix
2 22 (36.67%) Microsoft
3 17 (28.33%) VMware
4 11 (18.33%) HP
5 9 (15.00%) Oracle
6 7 (11.67%) NetApp
7 6 (10.00%) 3PAR
7 6 (10.00%) Dell
7 6 (10.00%) Cisco
7 6 (10.00%) IBM
8 2 (3.33%) Symantec
8 2 (3.33%) McAfee
8 2 (3.33%) Sophos
9 1 (1.67%) Imperva