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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Infrastructure
Rank 875 902 920
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Infrastructure 48 62 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.058% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.060% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 34 44 58
Median salary £86,250 £70,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.21% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £68,250 £60,000 £52,454
10% offered a salary of more than £130,500 £100,000 £120,000
UK excluding London median salary £82,500 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+17.85% +3.70%

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
96072 103113 114040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.47% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 80843 84551 93470
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +3 47 £87,500 +25.00% 3
London +35 25 £90,000 +4.34% 2
East of England +17 9 £90,000 +16.12%
City of London +42 7 £70,000 -5.08% 1
Hertfordshire +17 5 £90,000 +28.57%
South East -7 5 - -
East Midlands +16 4 £82,500 +57.14%
South West -3 4 £81,250 +25.00% 1
Bristol - 3 £80,000 -
Bedfordshire - 3 - -
Leicester - 3 £82,500 -
Leicestershire - 3 £82,500 -
Hampshire - 3 - -
Milton Keynes +21 2 - -
North West +20 2 - -
Buckinghamshire +18 2 - -
Cambridgeshire -2 2 - -
Cumbria - 2 - -
Cambridge - 2 - -
Carlisle - 2 - -
Fareham - 2 - -
Bedford - 2 - -
Luton - 2 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £90,000 -
South Wales +6 1 £50,000 -16.66%
Wales +4 1 £50,000 -16.66%
Norfolk - 1 - -
Somerset - 1 £90,000 -
Bromley - 1 £120,000 -
Romsey - 1 - -

Head of Infrastructure Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 40 (34.48%) Finance
2 33 (28.45%) Data Centre
3 29 (25.00%) ITIL
4 23 (19.83%) Microsoft
5 19 (16.38%) Project Management
5 19 (16.38%) VMware
5 19 (16.38%) Degree
6 18 (15.52%) Retail
7 17 (14.66%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (13.79%) Service Delivery
9 15 (12.93%) Infrastructure Management
10 14 (12.07%) Information Security
10 14 (12.07%) Service Management
10 14 (12.07%) SQL Server
11 13 (11.21%) VoIP
11 13 (11.21%) Change Management
11 13 (11.21%) Cisco
12 12 (10.34%) Windows
12 12 (10.34%) Business Continuity
12 12 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (9.48%) DevOps
13 11 (9.48%) Strategic Planning
13 11 (9.48%) SQL
14 10 (8.62%) Configuration Management
14 10 (8.62%) Problem Management
14 10 (8.62%) PCI DSS
15 9 (7.76%) Continuous Improvement
15 9 (7.76%) Matrix Management
15 9 (7.76%) 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 2 (1.72%) IIS
2 2 (1.72%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.72%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.86%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (0.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (6.03%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.31%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (4.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.45%) IaaS
3 2 (1.72%) SaaS
4 1 (0.86%) Office 365
4 1 (0.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.21%) VoIP
2 8 (6.90%) LAN
2 8 (6.90%) WAN
3 7 (6.03%) Unified Communications
4 6 (5.17%) DNS
4 6 (5.17%) MPLS
4 6 (5.17%) VPN
5 5 (4.31%) CTI
5 5 (4.31%) DHCP
5 5 (4.31%) Network Security
5 5 (4.31%) SAN
5 5 (4.31%) TCP/IP
5 5 (4.31%) Wireless
6 2 (1.72%) DWDM
6 2 (1.72%) Firewall
6 2 (1.72%) NGN
6 2 (1.72%) Packet Switching
7 1 (0.86%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.86%) SSL
7 1 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.31%) MySQL
3 4 (3.45%) Hadoop
3 4 (3.45%) Redis
4 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.86%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 40 (34.48%) Finance
2 18 (15.52%) Retail
3 8 (6.90%) Telecoms
4 7 (6.03%) Banking
5 5 (4.31%) Investment Banking
5 5 (4.31%) Law
6 4 (3.45%) Front Office
7 3 (2.59%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.72%) Back Office
8 2 (1.72%) Marketing
9 1 (0.86%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
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 2 (1.72%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 33 (28.45%) Data Centre
2 9 (7.76%) EPoS
3 7 (6.03%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.17%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (4.31%) Hedge funds
5 5 (4.31%) Public Cloud
6 4 (3.45%) Replication
7 3 (2.59%) BYOD
8 2 (1.72%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.72%) Fintech
8 2 (1.72%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.72%) NHS
8 2 (1.72%) Statistics
9 1 (0.86%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.86%) Economics
9 1 (0.86%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.86%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.86%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.34%) Windows
2 8 (6.90%) Linux
2 8 (6.90%) Unix
3 6 (5.17%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.86%) CentOS
5 1 (0.86%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (25.00%) ITIL
2 19 (16.38%) Project Management
3 17 (14.66%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (13.79%) Service Delivery
5 15 (12.93%) Infrastructure Management
6 14 (12.07%) Information Security
6 14 (12.07%) Service Management
7 13 (11.21%) Change Management
8 12 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (10.34%) Business Continuity
9 11 (9.48%) DevOps
9 11 (9.48%) Strategic Planning
10 10 (8.62%) Configuration Management
10 10 (8.62%) Problem Management
11 9 (7.76%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (7.76%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (7.76%) Matrix Management
12 8 (6.90%) ITIL V3
13 7 (6.03%) E-Commerce
13 7 (6.03%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.48%) SQL
2 5 (4.31%) PHP
3 4 (3.45%) C
4 2 (1.72%) C#
5 1 (0.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (16.38%) Degree
2 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.86%) APMP
3 1 (0.86%) CCNA
3 1 (0.86%) CCNP
3 1 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.86%) HND
3 1 (0.86%) MCITP
3 1 (0.86%) MCSE
3 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.62%) PCI DSS
2 7 (6.03%) SLA
3 2 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.86%) ISO22301
System Software
1 12 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (6.03%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.31%) VMware Server
4 3 (2.59%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.72%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.86%) NFS
6 1 (0.86%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (6.03%) Puppet
2 6 (5.17%) Backup Exec
2 6 (5.17%) SCCM
3 3 (2.59%) Ansible
4 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.86%) Nagios
4 1 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.86%) SCOM
4 1 (0.86%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.86%) SCSM
4 1 (0.86%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.86%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (0.86%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (19.83%) Microsoft
2 19 (16.38%) VMware
3 13 (11.21%) Cisco
4 6 (5.17%) Citrix
4 6 (5.17%) SolarWinds
5 5 (4.31%) Oracle
5 5 (4.31%) Sybase
5 5 (4.31%) Veeam
6 3 (2.59%) Dell
7 1 (0.86%) Avaya
7 1 (0.86%) Brocade
7 1 (0.86%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.86%) F5
7 1 (0.86%) HP
7 1 (0.86%) LANDesk
7 1 (0.86%) Mitel
7 1 (0.86%) NetApp
7 1 (0.86%) SevOne
7 1 (0.86%) Spiceworks
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