The table below looks at the statistics for Infrastructure Management skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Infrastructure Management over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Management
Rank 608 586 600
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +14
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure Management 263 305 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.29% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.36% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 183 155 269
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,465 £42,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86105 85797 88471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.69% 82.28% 80.11%
Number of salaries quoted 70901 68441 74950
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Infrastructure Management
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Management within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Infrastructure Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Management
Salary Trend

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

Infrastructure Management Salary Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Management
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Management over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 within the UK.

Infrastructure Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Management
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Management within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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
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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
England -11 249 £50,000 -4.76% 20
London -25 102 £70,000 +27.27% 5
South East -2 59 £45,000 -21.73% 5
Surrey +4 30 £45,000 -25.00% 2
North West +1 30 £37,500 -27.18%
South West -16 19 £38,750 -26.19% 1
City of London -2 18 £52,500 - 1
Manchester -9 15 £43,750 -12.50%
West Midlands -2 14 £67,500 +28.57% 2
Yorkshire -36 14 £35,000 -30.00% 3
Cheshire +6 13 £33,750 -34.46%
Leatherhead +4 12 £53,750 -10.41% 1
Berkshire -11 12 £40,000 -20.00%
Gloucestershire +4 11 £32,250 - 1
Birmingham -5 11 £67,500 +28.57%
Cheltenham - 11 £32,250 -
West Yorkshire -12 10 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Guildford - 10 £45,000 -
Warrington - 10 £30,000 -
Leeds +4 8 £35,000 -30.00% 1
East Midlands +12 6 £47,500 -26.92% 1
Oxfordshire 0 6 £70,000 +3.70% 1
Staines - 6 £47,500 - 1
Scotland +2 5 - -
Oxford -3 5 £70,000 +3.70% 1
Reading -13 5 £32,450 -35.10%
Hampshire - 5 £42,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire +18 4 £45,000 -30.76%
Nottingham +12 4 £45,000 -30.76%
Swindon -2 4 £40,000 -

Infrastructure Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Infrastructure Management also 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 that cited Infrastructure Management.

1 225 (40.91%) Windows
2 161 (29.27%) VMware
3 156 (28.36%) Microsoft
4 143 (26.00%) ITIL
5 123 (22.36%) Cisco
6 120 (21.82%) Finance
7 118 (21.45%) VMware Infrastructure
8 109 (19.82%) Linux
9 108 (19.64%) SQL Server
10 106 (19.27%) SAN
11 94 (17.09%) Citrix
12 86 (15.64%) Firewall
13 81 (14.73%) Active Directory
14 78 (14.18%) HP
15 77 (14.00%) Service Delivery
16 74 (13.45%) SQL
17 66 (12.00%) Business Continuity
18 65 (11.82%) Oracle
19 64 (11.64%) Service Management
20 61 (11.09%) Security Cleared
21 60 (10.91%) Windows Server 2008
22 59 (10.73%) MS Exchange
23 56 (10.18%) WAN
23 56 (10.18%) MS Excel
23 56 (10.18%) Hyper-V
24 55 (10.00%) SLA
25 54 (9.82%) Coaching
26 53 (9.64%) SC Cleared
26 53 (9.64%) Degree
26 53 (9.64%) Windows Server 2003

Infrastructure Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Infrastructure Management also 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 that cited Infrastructure Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 59 (10.73%) MS Exchange
2 46 (8.36%) IIS
3 34 (6.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 32 (5.82%) WebSphere
5 30 (5.45%) WebLogic
6 29 (5.27%) Apache
6 29 (5.27%) SharePoint
7 23 (4.18%) Exchange Server 2013
8 19 (3.45%) Lync
9 18 (3.27%) SAS
10 16 (2.91%) NServiceBus
10 16 (2.91%) WordPress
11 11 (2.00%) Drupal
12 10 (1.82%) Tomcat
13 7 (1.27%) IBM Notes
13 7 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
14 5 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
15 3 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
15 3 (0.55%) JBoss
16 2 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 56 (10.18%) MS Excel
2 23 (4.18%) MS Office
3 6 (1.09%) SPSS
3 6 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.91%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.55%) MS Project
5 3 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.55%) ION MarketView
2 2 (0.36%) Magento
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 39 (7.09%) SaaS
2 28 (5.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (2.73%) PaaS
5 11 (2.00%) Office 365
5 11 (2.00%) IaaS
6 8 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.36%) SoftLayer
7 2 (0.36%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 106 (19.27%) SAN
2 86 (15.64%) Firewall
3 56 (10.18%) WAN
4 44 (8.00%) LAN
5 43 (7.82%) VPN
6 41 (7.45%) DNS
7 37 (6.73%) TCP/IP
8 31 (5.64%) DHCP
9 24 (4.36%) Internet
10 19 (3.45%) MPLS
11 18 (3.27%) IPsec
11 18 (3.27%) Unified Communications
12 16 (2.91%) Wireless
12 16 (2.91%) NAS
13 15 (2.73%) Network Security
13 15 (2.73%) VoIP
14 14 (2.55%) NetScaler
15 13 (2.36%) iSCSI
15 13 (2.36%) Fibre Channel
16 12 (2.18%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (19.64%) SQL Server
2 35 (6.36%) Relational Database
3 32 (5.82%) Oracle Database
3 32 (5.82%) DB2
4 30 (5.45%) RDBMS
4 30 (5.45%) Oracle Exadata
5 23 (4.18%) MySQL
6 19 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (2.91%) RavenDB
7 16 (2.91%) NoSQL
7 16 (2.91%) Azure SQL Database
8 6 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.55%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.36%) Big Data
11 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 16 (2.91%) Subversion
1 16 (2.91%) ReSharper
1 16 (2.91%) TeamCity
1 16 (2.91%) Git (software)
1 16 (2.91%) Jasmine
1 16 (2.91%) NCrunch
2 7 (1.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (0.91%) ClearQuest
3 5 (0.91%) MSI
3 5 (0.91%) InstallShield
3 5 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (0.91%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.55%) JUnit
5 2 (0.36%) Jenkins
General
1 120 (21.82%) Finance
2 47 (8.55%) Retail
3 36 (6.55%) Telecoms
4 32 (5.82%) Banking
5 26 (4.73%) Legal
6 13 (2.36%) Law
6 13 (2.36%) Local Government
7 11 (2.00%) Marketing
8 7 (1.27%) Retail Banking
8 7 (1.27%) Investment Banking
9 5 (0.91%) Publishing
10 4 (0.73%) Private Banking
11 3 (0.55%) Back Office
12 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.36%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.36%) Advertising
13 1 (0.18%) Military
13 1 (0.18%) French Language
13 1 (0.18%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 117 (21.27%) Architect
2 82 (14.91%) Infrastructure Manager
3 58 (10.55%) Solutions Architect
4 54 (9.82%) Infrastructure Architect
5 50 (9.09%) Analyst
6 41 (7.45%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 38 (6.91%) Service Manager
8 27 (4.91%) Support Engineer
9 22 (4.00%) Developer
10 21 (3.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 21 (3.82%) Operations Manager
11 20 (3.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 19 (3.45%) Administrator
12 19 (3.45%) .NET Developer
13 18 (3.27%) C# Developer
13 18 (3.27%) Systems Administrator
13 18 (3.27%) C# .NET Developer
14 17 (3.09%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
14 17 (3.09%) Consultant
15 16 (2.91%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (6.18%) .NET
2 33 (6.00%) Middleware
3 30 (5.45%) WebSphere MQ
4 28 (5.09%) Web Services
5 23 (4.18%) CSS
6 20 (3.64%) ASP.NET
7 19 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (3.09%) WCF
8 17 (3.09%) HTML
9 16 (2.91%) MSMQ
9 16 (2.91%) LINQ
9 16 (2.91%) jQuery
9 16 (2.91%) .NET Framework
9 16 (2.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 16 (2.91%) PhoneGap
9 16 (2.91%) Backbone.js
9 16 (2.91%) KnockoutJS
9 16 (2.91%) LESS
9 16 (2.91%) Ember.js
9 16 (2.91%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 46 (8.36%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (7.64%) Management Information System
3 32 (5.82%) Open Source
4 30 (5.45%) FlexPod
5 18 (3.27%) CMDB
5 18 (3.27%) FMCG
6 16 (2.91%) User Experience
6 16 (2.91%) Video Conferencing
7 14 (2.55%) Computer Science
8 13 (2.36%) Mobile App
9 10 (1.82%) Fat Client
9 10 (1.82%) PKI
9 10 (1.82%) Derivative
9 10 (1.82%) Client/Server
9 10 (1.82%) Thin Client
10 8 (1.45%) Enterprise Storage
11 7 (1.27%) Fixed Income
12 6 (1.09%) Data Structures
13 5 (0.91%) Clustering
13 5 (0.91%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 225 (40.91%) Windows
2 109 (19.82%) Linux
3 60 (10.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 53 (9.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 45 (8.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 36 (6.55%) Solaris
7 33 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 33 (6.00%) Windows 7
8 32 (5.82%) UNIX
9 31 (5.64%) AIX
9 31 (5.64%) HPUX
10 30 (5.45%) OS/400
10 30 (5.45%) SUSE
10 30 (5.45%) zOS
11 17 (3.09%) Apple iOS
11 17 (3.09%) Android
12 16 (2.91%) Windows Phone
13 13 (2.36%) Windows 8
14 6 (1.09%) Windows XP
15 5 (0.91%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (26.00%) ITIL
2 77 (14.00%) Service Delivery
3 66 (12.00%) Business Continuity
4 64 (11.64%) Service Management
5 54 (9.82%) Coaching
6 52 (9.45%) Mentoring
7 51 (9.27%) Project Management
8 46 (8.36%) Agile Software Development
9 43 (7.82%) Change Management
10 41 (7.45%) People Management
11 34 (6.18%) Performance Tuning
11 34 (6.18%) Incident Management
12 29 (5.27%) Configuration Management
12 29 (5.27%) Continuous Improvement
13 28 (5.09%) PRINCE2
14 27 (4.91%) TOGAF
15 25 (4.55%) Load Balancing
15 25 (4.55%) Resource Management
15 25 (4.55%) Problem Management
15 25 (4.55%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 74 (13.45%) SQL
2 20 (3.64%) C#
2 20 (3.64%) Java
3 19 (3.45%) JavaScript
4 17 (3.09%) PowerShell
5 10 (1.82%) C
6 6 (1.09%) R
7 4 (0.73%) Perl
7 4 (0.73%) Python
8 3 (0.55%) PHP
9 2 (0.36%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.36%) VBScript
10 1 (0.18%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.18%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 61 (11.09%) Security Cleared
2 53 (9.64%) Degree
2 53 (9.64%) SC Cleared
3 45 (8.18%) Cisco Certification
4 34 (6.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 32 (5.82%) CCNA
6 25 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
6 25 (4.55%) MCSE
7 18 (3.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 17 (3.09%) MCSA
8 17 (3.09%) ITIL Certification
9 15 (2.73%) DV Cleared
10 13 (2.36%) CCA
11 12 (2.18%) NCDA
12 11 (2.00%) MCP
13 9 (1.64%) CCNP
14 8 (1.45%) MCITP
15 6 (1.09%) CISSP
16 5 (0.91%) CCIE
16 5 (0.91%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (10.00%) SLA
2 17 (3.09%) QA
3 15 (2.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.73%) COBIT
6 3 (0.55%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.36%) COSO
8 1 (0.18%) HL7
System Software
1 118 (21.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 81 (14.73%) Active Directory
3 56 (10.18%) Hyper-V
4 34 (6.18%) vSphere
5 30 (5.45%) KVM
6 18 (3.27%) XenApp
7 15 (2.73%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (1.82%) XenServer
8 10 (1.82%) XenDesktop
9 7 (1.27%) VMware Server
10 6 (1.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (0.91%) VMware ESX
12 4 (0.73%) ISA Server
12 4 (0.73%) Xen
13 3 (0.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (0.55%) DFS Replication
13 3 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (0.55%) Snort
13 3 (0.55%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.36%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 31 (5.64%) Tivoli
2 28 (5.09%) SCCM
3 26 (4.73%) SCOM
4 16 (2.91%) Backup Exec
5 12 (2.18%) OpenView
6 10 (1.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 10 (1.82%) XenMobile
7 9 (1.64%) SCOrch
7 9 (1.64%) Nagios
7 9 (1.64%) Puppet
8 6 (1.09%) SCVMM
8 6 (1.09%) SCSM
9 5 (0.91%) NetBackup
9 5 (0.91%) Cisco Prime
9 5 (0.91%) FortiGate
9 5 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (0.73%) CA Spectrum
10 4 (0.73%) Cacti
10 4 (0.73%) Ganglia
10 4 (0.73%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 161 (29.27%) VMware
2 156 (28.36%) Microsoft
3 123 (22.36%) Cisco
4 94 (17.09%) Citrix
5 78 (14.18%) HP
6 65 (11.82%) Oracle
7 53 (9.64%) Symantec
8 52 (9.45%) NetApp
9 51 (9.27%) CheckPoint
10 50 (9.09%) EMC
11 40 (7.27%) Juniper
12 37 (6.73%) BMC
13 35 (6.36%) CA
13 35 (6.36%) Red Hat
14 34 (6.18%) IBM
15 30 (5.45%) Brocade
16 18 (3.27%) Google
17 17 (3.09%) Red Gate
18 16 (2.91%) Xamarin
19 13 (2.36%) Polycom
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum OTE £22,000 - £24,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £31000 per annum + Excl Benefits + flexitime
Posted: 12 hours ago
East London
Coal IT Services
Salary: £75,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: Yesterday
East Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: Up to £50k + £5k Car Allow
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Consult Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkhamsted
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £17500 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Commission Package
Posted: 2 days ago
England
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonua
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits inc bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 60k OTE
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Unspecified Flexible depending on experience + attractive package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Unspecified Flexible depending on experience + attractive package
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Fasthosts Internet Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
South West London
Commensus
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Ioko
Posted: 21 days ago