The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Head of Infrastructure featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Infrastructure
Rank 859 912 904
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Infrastructure 57 58 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.052% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.054% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 49 36 65
Median salary £85,000 £77,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £112,500 £120,000
UK excluding London median salary £80,000 £77,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94041 106882 116083
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.40% 96.46% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79248 88079 95023
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Head of Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Head of Infrastructure in the job title.

Head of Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Head of Infrastructure
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Infrastructure within the UK.

Head of Infrastructure Salary Trend in the UK

Head of Infrastructure
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Infrastructure over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 within the UK.

Head of Infrastructure Salary Histogram in the UK

Head of Infrastructure
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Infrastructure within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +54 55 £87,500 +12.90% 8
London +73 34 £97,500 -2.50% 4
City of London +65 8 £70,000 +7.69% 1
West Yorkshire +24 5 £120,000 +71.42% 2
Leeds +19 5 £120,000 +71.42% 2
Yorkshire +11 5 £120,000 +71.42% 2
East of England +36 4 £63,765 -20.29% 1
South East +23 4 £67,500 -25.00%
Bromley - 4 £120,000 -
Bristol +29 3 £80,000 -
South West +7 3 £80,000 +23.07%
East Midlands - 3 £82,500 -
Leicestershire - 3 £82,500 -
Leicester - 3 £82,500 -
Hertfordshire +23 2 £90,000 +20.00%
North West +11 2 - - 1
Hampshire 0 2 £72,500 -30.95%
South Wales - 2 £60,000 -
Cumbria - 2 - -
Carlisle - 2 - -
Newport - 2 £60,000 -
Wales - 2 £60,000 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £37,530 -
Oxfordshire -16 1 £60,000 -33.33%
Kent - 1 £67,500 -
Romsey - 1 - -
Farnborough - 1 £72,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £90,000 -
Dartford - 1 £67,500 -
Kidlington - 1 £60,000 -

Head of Infrastructure Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, Head of Infrastructure job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Head of Infrastructure in the job title.

1 36 (31.03%) Finance
2 33 (28.45%) ITIL
3 28 (24.14%) Data Centre
4 24 (20.69%) Microsoft
5 22 (18.97%) Project Management
6 20 (17.24%) VMware
7 19 (16.38%) Service Management
7 19 (16.38%) Service Delivery
7 19 (16.38%) SQL Server
8 18 (15.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (14.66%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (14.66%) Retail
10 16 (13.79%) Degree
10 16 (13.79%) Information Security
10 16 (13.79%) Windows
11 14 (12.07%) Change Management
11 14 (12.07%) DevOps
12 13 (11.21%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
13 12 (10.34%) SQL
13 12 (10.34%) VoIP
13 12 (10.34%) Cisco
14 11 (9.48%) Linux
14 11 (9.48%) Business Continuity
14 11 (9.48%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (9.48%) Virtual Team
15 10 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
15 10 (8.62%) Problem Management
15 10 (8.62%) Matrix Management
15 10 (8.62%) Disaster Recovery

Head of Infrastructure Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.31%) Apache
2 4 (3.45%) IIS
2 4 (3.45%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.72%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.86%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (0.86%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.86%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (6.03%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (5.17%) Office 365
5 5 (4.31%) IaaS
5 5 (4.31%) SaaS
6 2 (1.72%) Mimecast
6 2 (1.72%) PaaS
7 1 (0.86%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.34%) VoIP
2 9 (7.76%) TCP/IP
3 7 (6.03%) LAN
3 7 (6.03%) SAN
3 7 (6.03%) WAN
4 6 (5.17%) DNS
5 5 (4.31%) DHCP
5 5 (4.31%) Internet
6 4 (3.45%) CTI
6 4 (3.45%) MPLS
6 4 (3.45%) VPN
7 3 (2.59%) HTTP
7 3 (2.59%) Intranet
7 3 (2.59%) Network Security
7 3 (2.59%) Wireless
8 2 (1.72%) Firewall
8 2 (1.72%) IP Telephony
8 2 (1.72%) LDAP
9 1 (0.86%) Extranet
9 1 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.03%) MySQL
3 4 (3.45%) Hadoop
3 4 (3.45%) Redis
4 3 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.72%) Big Data
5 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.86%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.86%) Informix
6 1 (0.86%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.86%) Power BI
6 1 (0.86%) QlikView
6 1 (0.86%) Riak
Development Applications
1 1 (0.86%) GoCD
1 1 (0.86%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.86%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 36 (31.03%) Finance
2 17 (14.66%) Retail
3 7 (6.03%) Banking
3 7 (6.03%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.31%) Investment Banking
4 5 (4.31%) Law
5 4 (3.45%) Front Office
6 3 (2.59%) Advertising
6 3 (2.59%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.72%) Back Office
7 2 (1.72%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.86%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.86%) Marketing
8 1 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.86%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.31%) .NET
1 5 (4.31%) LAMP
2 4 (3.45%) beanstalkd
2 4 (3.45%) COM
3 3 (2.59%) Middleware
4 2 (1.72%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (24.14%) Data Centre
2 11 (9.48%) Virtual Team
3 10 (8.62%) Management Information System
4 8 (6.90%) Public Cloud
5 7 (6.03%) Enterprise Storage
5 7 (6.03%) EPoS
6 6 (5.17%) Computer Science
7 5 (4.31%) Hedge funds
8 3 (2.59%) BYOD
8 3 (2.59%) Fintech
8 3 (2.59%) Mathematics
8 3 (2.59%) Private Cloud
8 3 (2.59%) Replication
9 2 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.72%) NHS
10 1 (0.86%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.86%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.86%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.86%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.79%) Windows
2 11 (9.48%) Linux
3 10 (8.62%) Unix
4 6 (5.17%) Windows Server
4 6 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (4.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.86%) CentOS
6 1 (0.86%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.86%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (28.45%) ITIL
2 22 (18.97%) Project Management
3 19 (16.38%) Service Delivery
3 19 (16.38%) Service Management
4 18 (15.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (14.66%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (13.79%) Information Security
7 14 (12.07%) Change Management
7 14 (12.07%) DevOps
8 11 (9.48%) Business Continuity
8 11 (9.48%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (8.62%) Configuration Management
9 10 (8.62%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (8.62%) Matrix Management
9 10 (8.62%) Problem Management
10 8 (6.90%) Infrastructure Management
10 8 (6.90%) PRINCE2
11 7 (6.03%) E-Commerce
11 7 (6.03%) Enterprise Architecture
11 7 (6.03%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.34%) SQL
2 5 (4.31%) PHP
3 4 (3.45%) C
4 3 (2.59%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.72%) C#
5 2 (1.72%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.72%) VBScript
6 1 (0.86%) Go
6 1 (0.86%) Perl
6 1 (0.86%) Python
6 1 (0.86%) Ruby
6 1 (0.86%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (13.79%) Degree
2 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.72%) APMP
3 2 (1.72%) MCITP
4 1 (0.86%) CCNA
4 1 (0.86%) CCNP
4 1 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.86%) HND
4 1 (0.86%) MCSE
4 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.90%) PCI DSS
1 8 (6.90%) SLA
2 3 (2.59%) QA
3 2 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.86%) ISO22301
System Software
1 13 (11.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (7.76%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.45%) VMware Server
4 3 (2.59%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.59%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.72%) Docker
6 1 (0.86%) NFS
6 1 (0.86%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (6.90%) Puppet
1 8 (6.90%) SCCM
2 4 (3.45%) Ansible
2 4 (3.45%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.86%) Nagios
Vendors
1 24 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 20 (17.24%) VMware
3 12 (10.34%) Cisco
4 6 (5.17%) Citrix
4 6 (5.17%) Oracle
5 4 (3.45%) Dell
5 4 (3.45%) SolarWinds
5 4 (3.45%) Sybase
5 4 (3.45%) Veeam
6 3 (2.59%) HP
7 2 (1.72%) LANDesk
7 2 (1.72%) NetApp
7 2 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.72%) Spiceworks
8 1 (0.86%) Brocade
8 1 (0.86%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.86%) F5
8 1 (0.86%) Tableau
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