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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 195 185 216
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +31
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 53 58 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.77% 0.88% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.92% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 38 43 48
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £38,000 £32,620
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £57,500
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
6547 6279 7638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.98% 95.12% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5604 5296 6650
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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
Manchester -16 25 £51,250 +13.88% 2
Cheshire 0 19 £67,500 +45.94%
Lancashire 0 8 £49,500 +23.75%
Infrastructure Manager
England

Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (43.44%) Finance
2 46 (37.70%) Windows
3 38 (31.15%) Project Management
4 34 (27.87%) ITIL
5 31 (25.41%) VMware
6 24 (19.67%) Citrix
6 24 (19.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 23 (18.85%) SAN
7 23 (18.85%) Oracle
8 22 (18.03%) Migration
9 19 (15.57%) Service Management
9 19 (15.57%) Microsoft
10 18 (14.75%) Windows Server 2003
11 17 (13.93%) PRINCE2
11 17 (13.93%) MS Exchange
11 17 (13.93%) Firewall
11 17 (13.93%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (13.93%) Degree
12 15 (12.30%) Active Directory
13 14 (11.48%) SQL Server
14 13 (10.66%) UNIX
14 13 (10.66%) Banking
14 13 (10.66%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (9.84%) Infrastructure Management
16 11 (9.02%) NAS
17 10 (8.20%) Incident Management
17 10 (8.20%) Matrix Management
17 10 (8.20%) Line Management
17 10 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
17 10 (8.20%) Risk Assessment

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 17 (13.93%) MS Exchange
2 10 (8.20%) IIS
3 8 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (5.74%) SharePoint
5 6 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.64%) Lync
7 2 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.82%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (8.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.82%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.82%) MS Project
2 1 (0.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (18.85%) SAN
2 17 (13.93%) Firewall
3 11 (9.02%) NAS
4 10 (8.20%) WAN
5 9 (7.38%) LAN
6 8 (6.56%) DNS
7 6 (4.92%) TCP/IP
7 6 (4.92%) SMTP
8 3 (2.46%) IP Telephony
9 2 (1.64%) Network Security
9 2 (1.64%) Internet
9 2 (1.64%) VPN
10 1 (0.82%) SSL
10 1 (0.82%) DHCP
10 1 (0.82%) VoIP
10 1 (0.82%) Wireless
10 1 (0.82%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.82%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.82%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.48%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.56%) Hadoop
3 5 (4.10%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.64%) LoadRunner
1 2 (1.64%) SilkPerformer
General
1 53 (43.44%) Finance
2 13 (10.66%) Banking
3 8 (6.56%) Financial Institution
3 8 (6.56%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.74%) Retail
5 3 (2.46%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.46%) Publishing
6 1 (0.82%) Automotive
6 1 (0.82%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.92%) .NET
2 5 (4.10%) Middleware
3 1 (0.82%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.74%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.74%) Clustering
2 7 (5.74%) Economics
3 4 (3.28%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.28%) PMI
4 3 (2.46%) FMCG
5 2 (1.64%) GIS
5 2 (1.64%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.82%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.82%) Open Source
6 1 (0.82%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 46 (37.70%) Windows
2 18 (14.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (13.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (10.66%) UNIX
5 9 (7.38%) Linux
6 7 (5.74%) Windows XP
7 3 (2.46%) Solaris
7 3 (2.46%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.46%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.82%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (31.15%) Project Management
2 34 (27.87%) ITIL
3 22 (18.03%) Migration
4 19 (15.57%) Service Management
5 17 (13.93%) PRINCE2
6 13 (10.66%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (9.84%) Infrastructure Management
8 10 (8.20%) Line Management
8 10 (8.20%) Risk Assessment
8 10 (8.20%) Incident Management
8 10 (8.20%) Matrix Management
9 9 (7.38%) Supplier Management
9 9 (7.38%) Business Continuity
10 8 (6.56%) Risk Management
10 8 (6.56%) Service Delivery
10 8 (6.56%) Change Control
11 7 (5.74%) Analytics
11 7 (5.74%) Information Security
11 7 (5.74%) Data Migration
11 7 (5.74%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.74%) PowerShell
2 6 (4.92%) VB.NET
2 6 (4.92%) Perl
3 5 (4.10%) SQL
4 1 (0.82%) C
4 1 (0.82%) PHP
4 1 (0.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (13.93%) Degree
2 9 (7.38%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.38%) CCNA
2 9 (7.38%) MCSE
2 9 (7.38%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (7.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (6.56%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (5.74%) SC Cleared
5 6 (4.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (4.92%) MCITP
6 5 (4.10%) VCAP
7 4 (3.28%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 4 (3.28%) PMI Certification
7 4 (3.28%) MCSA
8 3 (2.46%) PMP
9 2 (1.64%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.64%) ISEB
9 2 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.64%) SLA
1 2 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.82%) COBIT
2 1 (0.82%) BS7799
System Software
1 24 (19.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (12.30%) Active Directory
3 9 (7.38%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.64%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.64%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (1.64%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.82%) Postfix
5 1 (0.82%) XenApp
5 1 (0.82%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (4.92%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (4.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (4.10%) SCOM
3 3 (2.46%) SCCM
4 2 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.64%) Foglight
4 2 (1.64%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.82%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.82%) Legato
5 1 (0.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 31 (25.41%) VMware
2 24 (19.67%) Citrix
3 23 (18.85%) Oracle
4 19 (15.57%) Microsoft
5 8 (6.56%) Cisco
6 7 (5.74%) Symantec
7 6 (4.92%) HP
7 6 (4.92%) IronPort
8 5 (4.10%) Juniper
8 5 (4.10%) NetApp
9 3 (2.46%) IBM
10 2 (1.64%) Dell
10 2 (1.64%) Imperva
10 2 (1.64%) 3PAR
10 2 (1.64%) Fujitsu
11 1 (0.82%) Brocade
11 1 (0.82%) McAfee
11 1 (0.82%) Sophos
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 5 days ago