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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 201 210 201
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 52 39 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.80% 0.55% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.57% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 44 22 35
Average salary £48,750 £51,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% +18.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £45,100 £39,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
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
6214 6785 6878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.31% 94.86% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5075 5508 5887
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 £25,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 31 July 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 July 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
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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 -3 22 £43,500 -13.43% 6
Merseyside +20 8 £50,000 -28.57%
Lancashire - 8 £42,750 -
Cheshire +5 7 £42,500 +0.59%
Infrastructure Manager
England

Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 54 (49.54%) Windows
1 54 (49.54%) VMware
2 42 (38.53%) Project Management
3 30 (27.52%) SAN
4 29 (26.61%) Firewall
5 25 (22.94%) Cisco
6 23 (21.10%) ITIL
7 22 (20.18%) Microsoft
7 22 (20.18%) Finance
7 22 (20.18%) VMware Infrastructure
8 20 (18.35%) Data Centre
8 20 (18.35%) Active Directory
9 19 (17.43%) PRINCE2
10 17 (15.60%) Service Delivery
11 14 (12.84%) Linux
12 13 (11.93%) WAN
13 12 (11.01%) Software Delivery
13 12 (11.01%) People Management
14 11 (10.09%) LAN
14 11 (10.09%) NetApp
14 11 (10.09%) Disaster Recovery
14 11 (10.09%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (9.17%) Migration
15 10 (9.17%) Service Management
15 10 (9.17%) HP
15 10 (9.17%) Citrix
15 10 (9.17%) VPN
15 10 (9.17%) Change Control
15 10 (9.17%) Degree
16 9 (8.26%) Hyper-V

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 9 (8.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.92%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.92%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.92%) Lync
2 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.92%) IIS
2 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (3.67%) MS Office
2 3 (2.75%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.83%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.83%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.92%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.50%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (5.50%) Office 365
2 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (27.52%) SAN
2 29 (26.61%) Firewall
3 13 (11.93%) WAN
4 11 (10.09%) LAN
5 10 (9.17%) VPN
6 9 (8.26%) Internet
7 8 (7.34%) NAS
8 7 (6.42%) DNS
9 6 (5.50%) Network Security
9 6 (5.50%) Wireless
10 5 (4.59%) Ethernet
10 5 (4.59%) TCP/IP
11 4 (3.67%) DSL
11 4 (3.67%) Broadband
12 3 (2.75%) Intranet
12 3 (2.75%) SSL
12 3 (2.75%) DHCP
13 2 (1.83%) PBX
13 2 (1.83%) VoIP
13 2 (1.83%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.59%) DB2
2 2 (1.83%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.83%) SQL Server
General
1 22 (20.18%) Finance
2 8 (7.34%) Banking
2 8 (7.34%) Retail
3 7 (6.42%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.83%) Legal
5 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.92%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.34%) Middleware
2 4 (3.67%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.35%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.67%) Mainframe
3 3 (2.75%) iSeries
3 3 (2.75%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.75%) PMI
4 2 (1.83%) Clustering
4 2 (1.83%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.83%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.83%) AS400
5 1 (0.92%) Handset
5 1 (0.92%) Life Science
5 1 (0.92%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.92%) NHS
5 1 (0.92%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 54 (49.54%) Windows
2 14 (12.84%) Linux
3 9 (8.26%) Windows XP
3 9 (8.26%) UNIX
4 8 (7.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (5.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (4.59%) AIX
6 5 (4.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.83%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.83%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.83%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (38.53%) Project Management
2 23 (21.10%) ITIL
3 19 (17.43%) PRINCE2
4 17 (15.60%) Service Delivery
5 12 (11.01%) People Management
5 12 (11.01%) Software Delivery
6 11 (10.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (10.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (9.17%) Service Management
7 10 (9.17%) Migration
7 10 (9.17%) Change Control
8 9 (8.26%) Change Management
9 8 (7.34%) Business Continuity
10 7 (6.42%) Configuration Management
10 7 (6.42%) Risk Management
10 7 (6.42%) Capacity Management
11 6 (5.50%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (4.59%) Project Planning
12 5 (4.59%) Business Analysis
12 5 (4.59%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.59%) SQL
2 1 (0.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (9.17%) Degree
2 5 (4.59%) PMI Certification
2 5 (4.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (3.67%) MCP
3 4 (3.67%) MCSE
3 4 (3.67%) MCTS
3 4 (3.67%) MCITP
3 4 (3.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (3.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.83%) PMP
4 2 (1.83%) CCNA
4 2 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.92%) ISEB
5 1 (0.92%) MCSA
5 1 (0.92%) CCIE
5 1 (0.92%) CCNP
5 1 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.50%) SLA
2 5 (4.59%) COBIT
3 1 (0.92%) QA
3 1 (0.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (20.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (18.35%) Active Directory
3 9 (8.26%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.67%) vCloud
5 3 (2.75%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.92%) vSphere
6 1 (0.92%) Firmware
6 1 (0.92%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.92%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (4.59%) SCCM
2 3 (2.75%) WSUS
2 3 (2.75%) Plesk
2 3 (2.75%) cPanel
3 2 (1.83%) SCOM
4 1 (0.92%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.92%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (0.92%) Puppet
4 1 (0.92%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.92%) logstash
4 1 (0.92%) Graylog
4 1 (0.92%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 54 (49.54%) VMware
2 25 (22.94%) Cisco
3 22 (20.18%) Microsoft
4 11 (10.09%) NetApp
5 10 (9.17%) HP
5 10 (9.17%) Citrix
6 6 (5.50%) Juniper
7 5 (4.59%) EMC
8 4 (3.67%) Oracle
8 4 (3.67%) SAP
9 3 (2.75%) Avaya
9 3 (2.75%) BT
9 3 (2.75%) Veeam
9 3 (2.75%) Nimble Storage
10 2 (1.83%) F5
10 2 (1.83%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.83%) webMethods
10 2 (1.83%) Symantec
10 2 (1.83%) Sun
11 1 (0.92%) Sophos
North West
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Williams and Glyn
Posted: 8 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £67,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
L'OREAL UK LTD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £40k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago