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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 198 204 221
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 68 35 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.90% 0.52% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.55% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 60 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 £44,950 £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
7086 6322 6864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.19% 94.47% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5976 5421 5905
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 23 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 23 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 +5 35 £49,250 +27.92% 1
Merseyside +19 12 £51,850 -5.72%
Cheshire -11 9 £48,750 -14.47% 1
Lancashire - 3 £60,000 - 2
Infrastructure Manager
England

Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 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 40 (38.83%) Finance
2 39 (37.86%) ITIL
2 39 (37.86%) Windows
2 39 (37.86%) Project Management
3 31 (30.10%) Degree
4 28 (27.18%) Oracle
5 27 (26.21%) Citrix
6 26 (25.24%) VMware
7 23 (22.33%) Microsoft
7 23 (22.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 21 (20.39%) PRINCE2
8 21 (20.39%) SAN
8 21 (20.39%) Banking
9 19 (18.45%) SQL Server
10 18 (17.48%) Retail
11 17 (16.50%) MS Exchange
11 17 (16.50%) PRINCE
12 16 (15.53%) Service Management
12 16 (15.53%) UNIX
12 16 (15.53%) Business Continuity
12 16 (15.53%) Firewall
13 15 (14.56%) MCSE
13 15 (14.56%) MS Excel
13 15 (14.56%) CCNA
13 15 (14.56%) Cisco Certification
13 15 (14.56%) Microsoft Certification
13 15 (14.56%) ITIL Certification
14 14 (13.59%) Windows Server 2003
15 13 (12.62%) Line Management
15 13 (12.62%) Windows Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 (16.50%) MS Exchange
2 8 (7.77%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.83%) IIS
4 3 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.94%) Lync
6 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (14.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.94%) MS Office
3 1 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.97%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.97%) Office 365
1 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (20.39%) SAN
2 16 (15.53%) Firewall
3 7 (6.80%) NAS
4 6 (5.83%) WAN
5 4 (3.88%) VPN
5 4 (3.88%) IP Telephony
5 4 (3.88%) Network Security
6 3 (2.91%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (2.91%) iSCSI
6 3 (2.91%) LAN
7 2 (1.94%) DNS
8 1 (0.97%) Wireless
8 1 (0.97%) Internet
8 1 (0.97%) DHCP
8 1 (0.97%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.45%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.74%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (7.77%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.97%) MySQL
4 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (1.94%) LoadRunner
1 2 (1.94%) SilkPerformer
General
1 40 (38.83%) Finance
2 21 (20.39%) Banking
3 18 (17.48%) Retail
4 6 (5.83%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.91%) Publishing
6 2 (1.94%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.97%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.97%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.97%) Middleware
1 1 (0.97%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.74%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.85%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.88%) PMI
3 4 (3.88%) FlexPod
3 4 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.91%) FMCG
5 2 (1.94%) GIS
6 1 (0.97%) Open Source
6 1 (0.97%) EPoS
6 1 (0.97%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 39 (37.86%) Windows
2 16 (15.53%) UNIX
3 14 (13.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (12.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (9.71%) Linux
6 4 (3.88%) Solaris
7 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.91%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (37.86%) ITIL
1 39 (37.86%) Project Management
2 21 (20.39%) PRINCE2
3 17 (16.50%) PRINCE
4 16 (15.53%) Service Management
4 16 (15.53%) Business Continuity
5 13 (12.62%) Line Management
6 12 (11.65%) Change Control
6 12 (11.65%) Service Delivery
7 11 (10.68%) Infrastructure Management
8 10 (9.71%) Information Security
8 10 (9.71%) Incident Management
9 9 (8.74%) Migration
10 7 (6.80%) Problem Management
10 7 (6.80%) Mentoring
10 7 (6.80%) Capacity Management
11 6 (5.83%) Quality Management
11 6 (5.83%) Change Management
11 6 (5.83%) Project Planning
11 6 (5.83%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.85%) SQL
2 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.97%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (30.10%) Degree
2 15 (14.56%) MCSE
2 15 (14.56%) CCNA
2 15 (14.56%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (14.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (14.56%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (8.74%) MCITP
3 9 (8.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (7.77%) MCSA
5 7 (6.80%) VCAP
6 6 (5.83%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 5 (4.85%) Security Cleared
8 4 (3.88%) PMP
8 4 (3.88%) PMI Certification
9 3 (2.91%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.94%) MCP
10 2 (1.94%) ISEB
10 2 (1.94%) CCA
10 2 (1.94%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.94%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.88%) SLA
2 1 (0.97%) COBIT
2 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.97%) BS7799
System Software
1 23 (22.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (10.68%) Hyper-V
3 9 (8.74%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.91%) XenApp
4 3 (2.91%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.94%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (1.94%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.94%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (5.83%) SCOM
2 4 (3.88%) SCCM
3 3 (2.91%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.94%) Foglight
4 2 (1.94%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.97%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.97%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.97%) Legato
5 1 (0.97%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 28 (27.18%) Oracle
2 27 (26.21%) Citrix
3 26 (25.24%) VMware
4 23 (22.33%) Microsoft
5 11 (10.68%) HP
6 9 (8.74%) Cisco
7 7 (6.80%) NetApp
8 5 (4.85%) IBM
9 4 (3.88%) Dell
9 4 (3.88%) 3PAR
10 2 (1.94%) Symantec
10 2 (1.94%) McAfee
10 2 (1.94%) Sophos
10 2 (1.94%) Fujitsu
10 2 (1.94%) Imperva
11 1 (0.97%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.97%) Brocade
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
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