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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 194 207 220
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 69 35 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.92% 0.52% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 0.55% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 61 24 27
Average salary £52,500 £43,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -5.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,100 £57,000
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
7087 6412 6868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.18% 94.47% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5970 5501 5910
Average salary £38,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £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 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 24 October 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 24 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
Manchester +10 35 £49,250 +27.92% 1
Merseyside +21 12 £51,850 -5.72%
Cheshire -16 9 £48,750 -14.47% 1
Lancashire - 4 £60,000 - 2
Infrastructure Manager
England

Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 41 (39.42%) Finance
2 40 (38.46%) ITIL
3 39 (37.50%) Windows
3 39 (37.50%) Project Management
4 31 (29.81%) Degree
5 28 (26.92%) Oracle
6 27 (25.96%) Citrix
7 26 (25.00%) VMware
8 24 (23.08%) Microsoft
9 23 (22.12%) VMware Infrastructure
10 22 (21.15%) PRINCE2
11 21 (20.19%) SAN
11 21 (20.19%) Banking
12 19 (18.27%) SQL Server
13 18 (17.31%) Retail
14 17 (16.35%) MS Exchange
14 17 (16.35%) PRINCE
15 16 (15.38%) UNIX
15 16 (15.38%) Business Continuity
15 16 (15.38%) Service Management
15 16 (15.38%) Firewall
16 15 (14.42%) MCSE
16 15 (14.42%) MS Excel
16 15 (14.42%) CCNA
16 15 (14.42%) Cisco Certification
16 15 (14.42%) Microsoft Certification
16 15 (14.42%) ITIL Certification
17 14 (13.46%) Windows Server 2003
18 13 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
18 13 (12.50%) Line Management

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 17 (16.35%) MS Exchange
2 8 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.77%) IIS
4 3 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.92%) Lync
6 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (14.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.92%) MS Office
3 1 (0.96%) MS Project
3 1 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.96%) SaaS
1 1 (0.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (20.19%) SAN
2 16 (15.38%) Firewall
3 7 (6.73%) NAS
4 6 (5.77%) WAN
5 4 (3.85%) VPN
5 4 (3.85%) IP Telephony
5 4 (3.85%) Network Security
6 3 (2.88%) iSCSI
6 3 (2.88%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (2.88%) LAN
7 2 (1.92%) DNS
8 1 (0.96%) Internet
8 1 (0.96%) VoIP
8 1 (0.96%) DHCP
8 1 (0.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.27%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.65%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (7.69%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.96%) MySQL
4 1 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (1.92%) LoadRunner
1 2 (1.92%) SilkPerformer
General
1 41 (39.42%) Finance
2 21 (20.19%) Banking
3 18 (17.31%) Retail
4 6 (5.77%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.88%) Publishing
6 2 (1.92%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.96%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.96%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.96%) COM
1 1 (0.96%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.65%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.81%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.85%) PMI
3 4 (3.85%) FlexPod
3 4 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.88%) FMCG
5 2 (1.92%) GIS
6 1 (0.96%) Open Source
6 1 (0.96%) EPoS
6 1 (0.96%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 39 (37.50%) Windows
2 16 (15.38%) UNIX
3 14 (13.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (9.62%) Linux
6 4 (3.85%) Solaris
7 3 (2.88%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (38.46%) ITIL
2 39 (37.50%) Project Management
3 22 (21.15%) PRINCE2
4 17 (16.35%) PRINCE
5 16 (15.38%) Service Management
5 16 (15.38%) Business Continuity
6 13 (12.50%) Line Management
7 12 (11.54%) Service Delivery
7 12 (11.54%) Change Control
8 11 (10.58%) Infrastructure Management
9 10 (9.62%) Incident Management
9 10 (9.62%) Information Security
10 9 (8.65%) Migration
11 7 (6.73%) Problem Management
11 7 (6.73%) Capacity Management
11 7 (6.73%) Mentoring
12 6 (5.77%) Coaching
12 6 (5.77%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (5.77%) Project Planning
12 6 (5.77%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.81%) SQL
2 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.96%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (29.81%) Degree
2 15 (14.42%) MCSE
2 15 (14.42%) CCNA
2 15 (14.42%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (14.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (14.42%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (8.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (8.65%) MCITP
4 8 (7.69%) MCSA
5 7 (6.73%) VCAP
6 6 (5.77%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 5 (4.81%) Security Cleared
8 4 (3.85%) PMP
8 4 (3.85%) PMI Certification
9 3 (2.88%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.92%) MCP
10 2 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (1.92%) ISEB
10 2 (1.92%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.85%) SLA
2 1 (0.96%) BS7799
2 1 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.96%) COBIT
System Software
1 23 (22.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (10.58%) Hyper-V
3 9 (8.65%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.88%) XenApp
4 3 (2.88%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.92%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.92%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (1.92%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 6 (5.77%) SCOM
2 4 (3.85%) SCCM
3 3 (2.88%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.92%) Foglight
4 2 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.96%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.96%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.96%) Legato
5 1 (0.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 28 (26.92%) Oracle
2 27 (25.96%) Citrix
3 26 (25.00%) VMware
4 24 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 11 (10.58%) HP
6 9 (8.65%) Cisco
7 7 (6.73%) NetApp
8 5 (4.81%) IBM
9 4 (3.85%) Dell
9 4 (3.85%) 3PAR
10 2 (1.92%) Imperva
10 2 (1.92%) Fujitsu
10 2 (1.92%) Symantec
10 2 (1.92%) McAfee
10 2 (1.92%) Sophos
11 1 (0.96%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.96%) Brocade
Preston, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago