The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 206 214 227
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 34 31 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.49% 0.42% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.44% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 17 29 21
Average salary £55,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.43% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.09% -3.00%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6604 7022 7017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.68% 95.23% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5314 6015 6228
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Infrastructure Manager
England

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 11 July 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 11 July 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 +15 26 £55,000 +26.43% 4
Cheshire -6 4 £60,000 +4.34%
Merseyside +1 3 £70,000 - 1
Cumbria - 1 - -
Infrastructure Manager
England

Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 30 (43.48%) Project Management
2 22 (31.88%) Finance
2 22 (31.88%) VMware
3 21 (30.43%) Microsoft
4 20 (28.99%) Degree
5 19 (27.54%) Citrix
6 18 (26.09%) ITIL
6 18 (26.09%) Windows
7 17 (24.64%) Retail
8 15 (21.74%) PRINCE2
8 15 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (20.29%) SAN
10 12 (17.39%) Service Delivery
10 12 (17.39%) HP
11 11 (15.94%) PRINCE
12 10 (14.49%) WAN
12 10 (14.49%) Banking
13 9 (13.04%) Infrastructure Management
14 8 (11.59%) Business Continuity
14 8 (11.59%) MS Excel
14 8 (11.59%) MS Exchange
14 8 (11.59%) LAN
14 8 (11.59%) Cisco
14 8 (11.59%) IBM
14 8 (11.59%) Service Management
15 7 (10.14%) Disaster Recovery
15 7 (10.14%) NetApp
15 7 (10.14%) Microsoft Certification
15 7 (10.14%) MCSE
15 7 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 8 (11.59%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.25%) IIS
3 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.45%) Apache
5 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.45%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (11.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.80%) MS Office
3 2 (2.90%) MS Project
3 2 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.70%) SaaS
2 3 (4.35%) Office 365
3 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.29%) SAN
2 10 (14.49%) WAN
3 8 (11.59%) LAN
4 6 (8.70%) VPN
4 6 (8.70%) Firewall
5 5 (7.25%) VoIP
6 3 (4.35%) NAS
6 3 (4.35%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.90%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (2.90%) Network Security
7 2 (2.90%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.90%) DHCP
7 2 (2.90%) DNS
7 2 (2.90%) Internet
7 2 (2.90%) MPLS
8 1 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.45%) Wireless
8 1 (1.45%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.80%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.45%) MySQL
General
1 22 (31.88%) Finance
2 17 (24.64%) Retail
3 10 (14.49%) Banking
4 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.45%) COM
1 1 (1.45%) Web Services
1 1 (1.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) FlexPod
2 5 (7.25%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.35%) EPoS
3 3 (4.35%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.90%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.90%) IVR
4 2 (2.90%) FMCG
5 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.45%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.09%) Windows
2 5 (7.25%) UNIX
3 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.90%) Linux
5 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (43.48%) Project Management
2 18 (26.09%) ITIL
3 15 (21.74%) PRINCE2
4 12 (17.39%) Service Delivery
5 11 (15.94%) PRINCE
6 9 (13.04%) Infrastructure Management
7 8 (11.59%) Service Management
7 8 (11.59%) Business Continuity
8 7 (10.14%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (10.14%) Supplier Management
8 7 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (8.70%) Problem Management
10 5 (7.25%) Risk Management
10 5 (7.25%) Change Control
11 4 (5.80%) Capacity Management
11 4 (5.80%) Information Security
12 3 (4.35%) Migration
12 3 (4.35%) Quality Management
12 3 (4.35%) Business Continuity Management
12 3 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.45%) PHP
1 1 (1.45%) Ruby
1 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (28.99%) Degree
2 7 (10.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (10.14%) MCSE
3 5 (7.25%) CCNA
3 5 (7.25%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (7.25%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (4.35%) PMP
4 3 (4.35%) PMI Certification
4 3 (4.35%) MCSA
5 2 (2.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.90%) MCITP
5 2 (2.90%) VCAP
5 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (8.70%) Hyper-V
3 5 (7.25%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.90%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.90%) XenApp
4 2 (2.90%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.45%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 22 (31.88%) VMware
2 21 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 19 (27.54%) Citrix
4 12 (17.39%) HP
5 8 (11.59%) Cisco
5 8 (11.59%) IBM
6 7 (10.14%) NetApp
7 6 (8.70%) 3PAR
7 6 (8.70%) Dell
8 4 (5.80%) Intel
8 4 (5.80%) Veeam
8 4 (5.80%) Trend Micro
9 3 (4.35%) Oracle
10 2 (2.90%) SAP
10 2 (2.90%) Apple
11 1 (1.45%) Mitel
11 1 (1.45%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.45%) Facebook
11 1 (1.45%) Twitter
Lancashire
TalkTalk
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £58500 - £68500 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
boohoo.com
Salary: Competitive plus excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago