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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 155 154 176
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 34 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.82% 0.51% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.55% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 28 11 15
Average salary £49,250 £38,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.92% -6.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -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
3942 3485 3634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.06% 94.27% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3325 3023 3235
Average salary £38,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 30 October 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 30 October 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
Altrincham - 5 £46,000 -
Bolton - 2 £33,250 -
Rochdale - 2 £65,000 - 1
Stockport - 1 £40,000 -
Infrastructure Manager
North West

Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 35 (53.85%) Project Management
2 31 (47.69%) ITIL
2 31 (47.69%) Degree
3 27 (41.54%) Windows
4 24 (36.92%) Finance
5 22 (33.85%) Citrix
6 21 (32.31%) Microsoft
7 17 (26.15%) SQL Server
7 17 (26.15%) VMware
7 17 (26.15%) SAN
8 16 (24.62%) PRINCE2
8 16 (24.62%) Retail
9 15 (23.08%) MCSE
9 15 (23.08%) CCNA
9 15 (23.08%) MS Exchange
9 15 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
9 15 (23.08%) Firewall
10 14 (21.54%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (20.00%) Banking
11 13 (20.00%) PRINCE
11 13 (20.00%) MS Excel
12 12 (18.46%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (18.46%) Line Management
13 11 (16.92%) Business Continuity
14 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (15.38%) Change Control
14 10 (15.38%) HP
14 10 (15.38%) UNIX

Infrastructure Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.77%) SharePoint
3 6 (9.23%) IIS
4 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.54%) MS Project
2 1 (1.54%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) SaaS
1 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (26.15%) SAN
2 15 (23.08%) Firewall
3 7 (10.77%) NAS
4 5 (7.69%) WAN
5 4 (6.15%) VPN
5 4 (6.15%) Network Security
6 3 (4.62%) iSCSI
6 3 (4.62%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (3.08%) DNS
8 1 (1.54%) Internet
8 1 (1.54%) DHCP
8 1 (1.54%) LAN
8 1 (1.54%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.15%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.85%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.54%) MySQL
General
1 24 (36.92%) Finance
2 16 (24.62%) Retail
3 13 (20.00%) Banking
4 4 (6.15%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.54%) Publishing
6 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.54%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.54%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.15%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.15%) FlexPod
3 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.54%) EPoS
4 1 (1.54%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 27 (41.54%) Windows
2 12 (18.46%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (15.38%) UNIX
4 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.08%) Solaris
4 2 (3.08%) Linux
5 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (53.85%) Project Management
2 31 (47.69%) ITIL
3 16 (24.62%) PRINCE2
4 13 (20.00%) PRINCE
5 12 (18.46%) Line Management
6 11 (16.92%) Business Continuity
7 10 (15.38%) Change Control
8 9 (13.85%) Information Security
9 7 (10.77%) Mentoring
10 6 (9.23%) Coaching
10 6 (9.23%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (9.23%) Capacity Management
10 6 (9.23%) Problem Management
10 6 (9.23%) Service Delivery
10 6 (9.23%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (7.69%) Asset Management
11 5 (7.69%) Quality Management
12 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Management
12 4 (6.15%) Programme Management
12 4 (6.15%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.54%) C
1 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (47.69%) Degree
2 15 (23.08%) MCSE
2 15 (23.08%) CCNA
2 15 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (13.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (13.85%) MCITP
4 8 (12.31%) MCSA
5 7 (10.77%) VCAP
6 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 2 (3.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (3.08%) MCP
7 2 (3.08%) CCA
7 2 (3.08%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (3.08%) MCTS
8 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) BS7799
2 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (21.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (10.77%) Active Directory
3 5 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.62%) XenApp
4 3 (4.62%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 5 (7.69%) SCOM
2 3 (4.62%) Backup Exec
2 3 (4.62%) SCCM
3 1 (1.54%) Foglight
Vendors
1 22 (33.85%) Citrix
2 21 (32.31%) Microsoft
3 17 (26.15%) VMware
4 10 (15.38%) HP
5 9 (13.85%) Oracle
6 8 (12.31%) Cisco
7 4 (6.15%) IBM
7 4 (6.15%) Dell
7 4 (6.15%) NetApp
7 4 (6.15%) 3PAR
8 2 (3.08%) Symantec
8 2 (3.08%) McAfee
8 2 (3.08%) Sophos
9 1 (1.54%) Imperva
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