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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 186 207 220
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 55 45 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.82% 0.64% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.67% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 43 32 39
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,750 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,250 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
6382 6710 7076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.28% 95.12% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5137 5464 5950
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 £24,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 24 £55,000 +15.78% 3
Manchester -6 24 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Lancashire +8 4 £31,500 -21.25%
Merseyside - 1 £55,000 -
Infrastructure Manager
England

Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 38 (37.25%) Finance
2 37 (36.27%) Windows
3 35 (34.31%) VMware
4 34 (33.33%) Project Management
5 22 (21.57%) SAN
5 22 (21.57%) Firewall
6 19 (18.63%) ITIL
7 17 (16.67%) PRINCE2
8 16 (15.69%) Microsoft
8 16 (15.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (14.71%) Active Directory
10 14 (13.73%) Migration
10 14 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (12.75%) Citrix
12 12 (11.76%) Degree
13 11 (10.78%) Service Delivery
14 10 (9.80%) Matrix Management
14 10 (9.80%) Cisco
14 10 (9.80%) LAN
14 10 (9.80%) WAN
15 9 (8.82%) Middleware
15 9 (8.82%) Service Management
15 9 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
15 9 (8.82%) Software Delivery
16 8 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
16 8 (7.84%) People Management
16 8 (7.84%) Banking
16 8 (7.84%) Retail
16 8 (7.84%) Supplier Management
16 8 (7.84%) Windows Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 7 (6.86%) MS Exchange
1 7 (6.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (5.88%) IIS
2 6 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (2.94%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.96%) Lync
5 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.98%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.98%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.90%) Office 365
2 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (21.57%) SAN
1 22 (21.57%) Firewall
2 10 (9.80%) LAN
2 10 (9.80%) WAN
3 6 (5.88%) SMTP
3 6 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 6 (5.88%) DNS
3 6 (5.88%) NAS
4 4 (3.92%) SSL
4 4 (3.92%) Internet
5 3 (2.94%) DSL
5 3 (2.94%) Intranet
5 3 (2.94%) VPN
5 3 (2.94%) Ethernet
5 3 (2.94%) Broadband
6 1 (0.98%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.98%) TACACS
6 1 (0.98%) Wireless
6 1 (0.98%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.98%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.96%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.98%) MySQL
2 1 (0.98%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 38 (37.25%) Finance
2 8 (7.84%) Banking
2 8 (7.84%) Retail
3 7 (6.86%) Financial Institution
3 7 (6.86%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.98%) Automotive
5 1 (0.98%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.82%) Middleware
2 6 (5.88%) .NET
3 1 (0.98%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.86%) Clustering
2 7 (6.86%) Economics
3 5 (4.90%) Mainframe
4 4 (3.92%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.98%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.98%) FlexPod
5 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.98%) PMI
5 1 (0.98%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.98%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 37 (36.27%) Windows
2 9 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (7.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (5.88%) UNIX
4 6 (5.88%) Linux
5 5 (4.90%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.98%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (33.33%) Project Management
2 19 (18.63%) ITIL
3 17 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 16 (15.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (13.73%) Migration
6 11 (10.78%) Service Delivery
7 10 (9.80%) Matrix Management
8 9 (8.82%) Service Management
8 9 (8.82%) Software Delivery
9 8 (7.84%) People Management
9 8 (7.84%) Supplier Management
10 7 (6.86%) Data Analysis
10 7 (6.86%) Risk Assessment
10 7 (6.86%) Analytics
10 7 (6.86%) Infrastructure Management
11 6 (5.88%) Load Balancing
12 5 (4.90%) Project Planning
12 5 (4.90%) Programme Management
12 5 (4.90%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (4.90%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.88%) Perl
1 6 (5.88%) VB.NET
1 6 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.98%) C
2 1 (0.98%) Shell Script
2 1 (0.98%) PHP
2 1 (0.98%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (11.76%) Degree
2 5 (4.90%) SC Cleared
2 5 (4.90%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.96%) CCNA
3 2 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.98%) MCSE
4 1 (0.98%) MCSA
4 1 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.98%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.92%) COBIT
2 1 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (14.71%) Active Directory
2 14 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.92%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.94%) vCloud
5 2 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.98%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 6 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (5.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (1.96%) SCCM
2 2 (1.96%) SCOM
3 1 (0.98%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 35 (34.31%) VMware
2 16 (15.69%) Microsoft
3 13 (12.75%) Citrix
4 10 (9.80%) Cisco
5 7 (6.86%) Symantec
6 6 (5.88%) IronPort
7 5 (4.90%) HP
7 5 (4.90%) Juniper
7 5 (4.90%) NetApp
8 4 (3.92%) Oracle
9 3 (2.94%) BT
10 2 (1.96%) 3PAR
10 2 (1.96%) Avaya
11 1 (0.98%) Dell
11 1 (0.98%) IBM
Manchester, Lancashire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + 20% Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
North West
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Ewloe, Cheshire
Moneysupermarket.com
Salary: Open/Negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + benefits + relocation where appropriate
Posted: 18 days ago