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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 180 229 219
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 63 21 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.02% 0.30% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.31% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 58 15 32
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £53,458 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+6.91% +3.09%
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
5864 6733 6993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.98% 95.22% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4718 5435 5955
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 £50,500 £55,000
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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 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
Cheshire +17 19 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Manchester +11 19 £58,750 +6.81% 3
Lancashire - 14 £42,750 - 1
Merseyside - 4 £55,000 -
Infrastructure Manager
England

Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 53 (44.92%) Windows
2 49 (41.53%) VMware
3 35 (29.66%) Project Management
4 33 (27.97%) Finance
5 31 (26.27%) Firewall
5 31 (26.27%) SAN
6 27 (22.88%) Data Centre
7 23 (19.49%) Active Directory
8 21 (17.80%) ITIL
9 20 (16.95%) Migration
10 19 (16.10%) VMware Infrastructure
11 17 (14.41%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (14.41%) Cisco
12 15 (12.71%) Microsoft
13 14 (11.86%) Software Delivery
14 13 (11.02%) PRINCE2
14 13 (11.02%) Citrix
15 12 (10.17%) Windows XP
15 12 (10.17%) MS Exchange
15 12 (10.17%) Service Delivery
15 12 (10.17%) Matrix Management
16 11 (9.32%) LAN
16 11 (9.32%) WAN
16 11 (9.32%) TCP/IP
16 11 (9.32%) NetApp
16 11 (9.32%) Windows Server 2008
16 11 (9.32%) NAS
17 10 (8.47%) Windows Server 2003
17 10 (8.47%) Service Management
17 10 (8.47%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 12 (10.17%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.93%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (5.08%) IIS
3 6 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.69%) Lync
5 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (0.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.78%) Office 365
2 4 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (26.27%) Firewall
1 31 (26.27%) SAN
2 11 (9.32%) LAN
2 11 (9.32%) WAN
2 11 (9.32%) TCP/IP
2 11 (9.32%) NAS
3 10 (8.47%) DNS
4 9 (7.63%) VPN
5 7 (5.93%) Internet
6 6 (5.08%) SMTP
7 5 (4.24%) Network Security
7 5 (4.24%) Ethernet
8 4 (3.39%) Broadband
8 4 (3.39%) DSL
9 3 (2.54%) Intranet
9 3 (2.54%) SSL
10 2 (1.69%) Wireless
11 1 (0.85%) VLAN
11 1 (0.85%) Cisco IPT
11 1 (0.85%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.69%) DB2
General
1 33 (27.97%) Finance
2 9 (7.63%) Banking
3 8 (6.78%) Retail
4 7 (5.93%) Financial Institution
5 4 (3.39%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.85%) Legal
6 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.78%) Middleware
2 6 (5.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 27 (22.88%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.93%) Economics
2 7 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.08%) Clustering
4 5 (4.24%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.54%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.69%) iSeries
6 2 (1.69%) AS400
7 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.85%) Life Science
7 1 (0.85%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.85%) PMI
7 1 (0.85%) NHS
7 1 (0.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 53 (44.92%) Windows
2 12 (10.17%) Windows XP
3 11 (9.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (8.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (5.93%) Linux
6 6 (5.08%) UNIX
7 4 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (29.66%) Project Management
2 21 (17.80%) ITIL
3 20 (16.95%) Migration
4 17 (14.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (11.86%) Software Delivery
6 13 (11.02%) PRINCE2
7 12 (10.17%) Service Delivery
7 12 (10.17%) Matrix Management
8 10 (8.47%) Service Management
9 8 (6.78%) People Management
9 8 (6.78%) Supplier Management
10 7 (5.93%) Data Analysis
10 7 (5.93%) Risk Assessment
10 7 (5.93%) Analytics
11 6 (5.08%) PRINCE
11 6 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (5.08%) Load Balancing
12 5 (4.24%) Business Analysis
12 5 (4.24%) Business Continuity
12 5 (4.24%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.08%) PowerShell
1 6 (5.08%) Perl
1 6 (5.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (8.47%) Degree
2 7 (5.93%) SC Cleared
2 7 (5.93%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.39%) MCP
3 4 (3.39%) MCSE
3 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.39%) MCTS
3 4 (3.39%) MCITP
4 3 (2.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.69%) CCNA
5 2 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.85%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.85%) ISEB
6 1 (0.85%) CCIE
6 1 (0.85%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.24%) COBIT
2 2 (1.69%) SLA
3 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (19.49%) Active Directory
2 19 (16.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.08%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.39%) vCloud
5 2 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (5.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 6 (5.08%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (1.69%) SCCM
2 2 (1.69%) SCOM
3 1 (0.85%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (0.85%) Puppet
3 1 (0.85%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.85%) logstash
3 1 (0.85%) Graylog
Vendors
1 49 (41.53%) VMware
2 17 (14.41%) Cisco
3 15 (12.71%) Microsoft
4 13 (11.02%) Citrix
5 11 (9.32%) NetApp
6 8 (6.78%) HP
6 8 (6.78%) Juniper
7 7 (5.93%) Symantec
8 6 (5.08%) IronPort
9 3 (2.54%) BT
9 3 (2.54%) EMC
9 3 (2.54%) Veeam
10 2 (1.69%) Oracle
10 2 (1.69%) Avaya
11 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.85%) 3PAR
11 1 (0.85%) F5
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + Flexible benefits - Health, pension
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