The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 198 196 227
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +31
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 63 48 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.85% 0.70% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.75% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 52 37 19
Average salary £51,850 £43,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.19% -8.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,100 £38,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,150 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Infrastructure Manager
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 North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7015 6440 7045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.68% 93.93% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5787 5544 6021
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
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 the North West

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

Infrastructure Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Infrastructure Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Infrastructure Manager Salary Trend in the North West

Infrastructure Manager
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager across the North West region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Infrastructure Manager Salary Histogram in the North West

Infrastructure Manager
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 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
Manchester +8 37 £48,500 +12.79% 2
Merseyside +13 11 £51,850 -5.72% 1
Cheshire -13 7 £46,000 -19.29% 1
Lancashire -1 2 £61,250 +50.30%
Infrastructure Manager
England

Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 39 (41.94%) Project Management
2 38 (40.86%) Windows
3 35 (37.63%) ITIL
4 33 (35.48%) Finance
5 29 (31.18%) Degree
6 28 (30.11%) VMware
7 26 (27.96%) Citrix
8 25 (26.88%) Microsoft
9 23 (24.73%) Oracle
9 23 (24.73%) VMware Infrastructure
10 22 (23.66%) PRINCE2
11 20 (21.51%) SAN
12 19 (20.43%) SQL Server
13 18 (19.35%) MS Exchange
13 18 (19.35%) Banking
14 17 (18.28%) Retail
14 17 (18.28%) UNIX
14 17 (18.28%) PRINCE
15 16 (17.20%) Windows Server 2003
15 16 (17.20%) Firewall
16 15 (16.13%) Business Continuity
16 15 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
16 15 (16.13%) MCSE
16 15 (16.13%) MS Excel
16 15 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
17 14 (15.05%) CCNA
17 14 (15.05%) ITIL Certification
17 14 (15.05%) Cisco Certification
18 12 (12.90%) Service Management
18 12 (12.90%) HP

Infrastructure Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 18 (19.35%) MS Exchange
2 9 (9.68%) IIS
3 7 (7.53%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.15%) Lync
5 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.08%) Apache
Applications
1 15 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.38%) MS Office
3 2 (2.15%) MS Project
3 2 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.08%) SaaS
1 1 (1.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.51%) SAN
2 16 (17.20%) Firewall
3 7 (7.53%) NAS
3 7 (7.53%) WAN
4 5 (5.38%) VPN
5 4 (4.30%) DNS
5 4 (4.30%) LAN
5 4 (4.30%) IP Telephony
5 4 (4.30%) Network Security
6 3 (3.23%) iSCSI
6 3 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (3.23%) DHCP
7 2 (2.15%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.15%) Internet
8 1 (1.08%) VoIP
8 1 (1.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.43%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.68%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (5.38%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.15%) MySQL
5 1 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (2.15%) LoadRunner
1 2 (2.15%) SilkPerformer
General
1 33 (35.48%) Finance
2 18 (19.35%) Banking
3 17 (18.28%) Retail
4 5 (5.38%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.15%) Publishing
6 1 (1.08%) Legal
6 1 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.08%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.08%) COM
1 1 (1.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.60%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.45%) FlexPod
3 4 (4.30%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.30%) PMI
4 3 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.08%) EPoS
5 1 (1.08%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.08%) GIS
5 1 (1.08%) FMCG
5 1 (1.08%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 38 (40.86%) Windows
2 17 (18.28%) UNIX
3 16 (17.20%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (9.68%) Linux
6 4 (4.30%) Solaris
6 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.23%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (41.94%) Project Management
2 35 (37.63%) ITIL
3 22 (23.66%) PRINCE2
4 17 (18.28%) PRINCE
5 15 (16.13%) Business Continuity
6 12 (12.90%) Service Management
6 12 (12.90%) Line Management
7 11 (11.83%) Information Security
8 10 (10.75%) Service Delivery
8 10 (10.75%) Change Control
9 9 (9.68%) Migration
9 9 (9.68%) Infrastructure Management
10 7 (7.53%) Problem Management
10 7 (7.53%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (7.53%) Incident Management
11 6 (6.45%) Capacity Management
11 6 (6.45%) Quality Management
11 6 (6.45%) Mentoring
11 6 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (5.38%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.30%) SQL
2 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.08%) PHP
3 1 (1.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 29 (31.18%) Degree
2 15 (16.13%) MCSE
2 15 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (15.05%) ITIL Certification
3 14 (15.05%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (15.05%) CCNA
4 9 (9.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (9.68%) MCITP
5 7 (7.53%) MCSA
5 7 (7.53%) VCAP
6 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 6 (6.45%) PMP
6 6 (6.45%) PMI Certification
7 4 (4.30%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.15%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (2.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (2.15%) ISTQB
8 2 (2.15%) MCTS
8 2 (2.15%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) SLA
2 1 (1.08%) BS7799
2 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (24.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (11.83%) Hyper-V
3 10 (10.75%) Active Directory
4 4 (4.30%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.23%) XenApp
5 3 (3.23%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.15%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (2.15%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (1.08%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 4 (4.30%) SCOM
2 3 (3.23%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.15%) Foglight
3 2 (2.15%) SCCM
3 2 (2.15%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.08%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.08%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.08%) Legato
4 1 (1.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 28 (30.11%) VMware
2 26 (27.96%) Citrix
3 25 (26.88%) Microsoft
4 23 (24.73%) Oracle
5 12 (12.90%) HP
6 10 (10.75%) NetApp
7 8 (8.60%) Cisco
8 7 (7.53%) IBM
9 6 (6.45%) Dell
9 6 (6.45%) 3PAR
10 2 (2.15%) Imperva
10 2 (2.15%) Fujitsu
10 2 (2.15%) Symantec
10 2 (2.15%) McAfee
10 2 (2.15%) Sophos
11 1 (1.08%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.08%) Brocade
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