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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Management
Rank 607 650 697
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +47
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure Management 288 266 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.23% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.28% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 215 173 151
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,850 £38,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +16.88%

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
89248 96221 87010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.53% 81.95% 79.97%
Number of salaries quoted 72491 78159 71532
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +56 274 £50,001 -9.09% 32
London +89 137 £54,000 -10.00% 14
South East -34 40 £47,500 -5.00% 9
City of London +47 29 £55,000 -11.29% 8
North West +14 28 £50,000 +11.11% 3
West Midlands +9 24 £32,000 -23.04% 1
Manchester +29 23 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Surrey +5 21 £47,500 +5.55% 1
East of England +24 17 £35,000 -41.66% 4
Yorkshire +5 13 £35,500 -45.38%
Staffordshire +15 11 £31,500 +5.00% 1
Leatherhead -6 11 £47,500 +5.55% 1
West Yorkshire +25 8 £36,000 -4.00%
East Midlands -1 8 £50,000 +100.00% 1
Stoke-on-Trent +17 6 £31,250 +4.16% 1
Essex +7 6 £30,000 -52.00%
Birmingham -11 6 £43,500 -13.00%
South West -16 6 £30,000 -31.42%
Leeds +16 5 £58,750 +56.66%
Watford +13 5 £72,500 +31.81%
North Yorkshire +7 5 £35,500 -48.17%
Hampshire +4 5 £50,000 - 2
York +4 5 £35,500 -
Wales +1 5 £37,500 +7.14%
Hertfordshire -2 5 £72,500 +26.08% 1
Gloucestershire -6 5 £30,000 -45.45%
Northamptonshire - 5 £47,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 5 £35,000 - 3
Northampton - 5 £47,500 - 1
Cambridge - 5 £35,000 - 3

Infrastructure Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 247 (45.49%) Windows
2 199 (36.65%) Microsoft
3 168 (30.94%) VMware
4 158 (29.10%) ITIL
5 132 (24.31%) VMware Infrastructure
6 127 (23.39%) Cisco
7 122 (22.47%) SQL Server
8 118 (21.73%) SAN
9 113 (20.81%) Finance
10 106 (19.52%) Active Directory
10 106 (19.52%) Linux
11 101 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
12 100 (18.42%) Firewall
13 87 (16.02%) SQL
14 85 (15.65%) Business Continuity
15 84 (15.47%) Agile Software Development
15 84 (15.47%) MS Exchange
16 82 (15.10%) HP
16 82 (15.10%) MS Excel
17 77 (14.18%) Hyper-V
18 71 (13.08%) Retail
18 71 (13.08%) Project Management
18 71 (13.08%) Service Delivery
19 70 (12.89%) NetApp
20 68 (12.52%) Citrix
20 68 (12.52%) Windows Server 2012
21 66 (12.15%) WAN
22 59 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
23 58 (10.68%) Exchange Server 2010
24 54 (9.94%) Oracle

Infrastructure Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 84 (15.47%) MS Exchange
2 58 (10.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 53 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 47 (8.66%) IIS
5 33 (6.08%) SharePoint
6 31 (5.71%) WebSphere
7 28 (5.16%) WebLogic
8 27 (4.97%) Lync
9 24 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2007
10 18 (3.31%) Apache
11 17 (3.13%) NServiceBus
12 12 (2.21%) Tomcat
13 11 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2003
14 9 (1.66%) SAS
15 8 (1.47%) JBoss
15 8 (1.47%) WordPress
16 7 (1.29%) OpenStack
17 6 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 6 (1.10%) Drupal
18 5 (0.92%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 82 (15.10%) MS Excel
2 36 (6.63%) MS Office
3 10 (1.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.66%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.74%) MS Project
6 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.18%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 5 (0.92%) Sage 50
2 2 (0.37%) Summit
2 2 (0.37%) Magento
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 46 (8.47%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (6.45%) SaaS
4 19 (3.50%) Office 365
5 10 (1.84%) PaaS
5 10 (1.84%) IaaS
6 7 (1.29%) Google Apps
7 6 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.37%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.18%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 118 (21.73%) SAN
2 100 (18.42%) Firewall
3 66 (12.15%) WAN
4 49 (9.02%) LAN
4 49 (9.02%) DNS
5 47 (8.66%) TCP/IP
6 39 (7.18%) VoIP
7 37 (6.81%) VPN
8 31 (5.71%) DHCP
8 31 (5.71%) VLAN
9 26 (4.79%) NAS
10 21 (3.87%) WLAN
11 18 (3.31%) Wireless
12 16 (2.95%) Network Security
13 15 (2.76%) Fibre Channel
14 14 (2.58%) Cisco IOS
14 14 (2.58%) iSCSI
15 11 (2.03%) Intranet
15 11 (2.03%) SSL
15 11 (2.03%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (22.47%) SQL Server
2 35 (6.45%) Oracle Database
3 33 (6.08%) Relational Database
4 30 (5.52%) DB2
5 28 (5.16%) Oracle Exadata
5 28 (5.16%) RDBMS
6 22 (4.05%) MySQL
7 18 (3.31%) NoSQL
8 17 (3.13%) Azure SQL Database
8 17 (3.13%) RavenDB
9 11 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (1.84%) CouchDB
10 10 (1.84%) Apache Cassandra
10 10 (1.84%) Redis
10 10 (1.84%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (1.66%) Couchbase
11 9 (1.66%) Event Store
12 6 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (1.10%) Hadoop
13 5 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (3.13%) TeamCity
2 16 (2.95%) ReSharper
2 16 (2.95%) Visual Studio
2 16 (2.95%) NCrunch
3 11 (2.03%) Subversion
4 10 (1.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 9 (1.66%) Git (software)
5 9 (1.66%) JSUnit
6 8 (1.47%) MSI
6 8 (1.47%) InstallShield
6 8 (1.47%) ClearQuest
6 8 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (1.47%) Jasmine
7 3 (0.55%) JUnit
8 2 (0.37%) Introscope
8 2 (0.37%) JIRA
9 1 (0.18%) Grunt
9 1 (0.18%) Gradle
9 1 (0.18%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.18%) Hudson
General
1 113 (20.81%) Finance
2 71 (13.08%) Retail
3 37 (6.81%) Legal
4 35 (6.45%) Banking
5 30 (5.52%) Telecoms
6 20 (3.68%) Law
7 16 (2.95%) Manufacturing
8 13 (2.39%) Retail Banking
9 12 (2.21%) Marketing
10 11 (2.03%) Publishing
11 6 (1.10%) Advertising
11 6 (1.10%) Games
11 6 (1.10%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.92%) Billing
13 4 (0.74%) Military
14 3 (0.55%) Local Government
14 3 (0.55%) Corporate Banking
14 3 (0.55%) Automotive
14 3 (0.55%) Back Office
15 2 (0.37%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 90 (16.57%) Architect
2 77 (14.18%) Infrastructure Manager
3 67 (12.34%) Analyst
4 43 (7.92%) Solutions Architect
5 38 (7.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 38 (7.00%) Operations Manager
6 36 (6.63%) Infrastructure Architect
6 36 (6.63%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
7 30 (5.52%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 29 (5.34%) Developer
9 27 (4.97%) Server Analyst
10 24 (4.42%) Service Manager
10 24 (4.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 23 (4.24%) Administrator
11 23 (4.24%) Security Manager
12 21 (3.87%) Team Leader
13 20 (3.68%) Systems Administrator
14 19 (3.50%) Network Engineer
15 18 (3.31%) Systems Engineer
16 16 (2.95%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (8.29%) .NET
2 41 (7.55%) Web Services
3 33 (6.08%) Middleware
4 28 (5.16%) WebSphere MQ
4 28 (5.16%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 25 (4.60%) ASP.NET
6 24 (4.42%) CSS
6 24 (4.42%) HTML
7 18 (3.31%) WCF
8 17 (3.13%) Entity Framework
8 17 (3.13%) AngularJS
8 17 (3.13%) LESS
8 17 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
8 17 (3.13%) Durandal
8 17 (3.13%) MSMQ
8 17 (3.13%) .NET Framework
9 15 (2.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (1.84%) REST
11 9 (1.66%) Reactive Extensions
11 9 (1.66%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 49 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (8.84%) Management Information System
3 35 (6.45%) FMCG
4 33 (6.08%) FlexPod
5 26 (4.79%) Open Source
6 19 (3.50%) Enterprise Software
7 18 (3.31%) User Experience
8 16 (2.95%) Client/Server
9 15 (2.76%) CMDB
10 12 (2.21%) Computer Science
11 11 (2.03%) Video Conferencing
11 11 (2.03%) Blog
11 11 (2.03%) Replication
12 9 (1.66%) Public Cloud
12 9 (1.66%) Blackberry
13 8 (1.47%) Thin Client
13 8 (1.47%) Podcast
13 8 (1.47%) Fat Client
14 7 (1.29%) Digital Media
14 7 (1.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 247 (45.49%) Windows
2 106 (19.52%) Linux
3 101 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 68 (12.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 47 (8.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 41 (7.55%) UNIX
7 36 (6.63%) Windows 7
8 35 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 33 (6.08%) Solaris
10 29 (5.34%) AIX
11 28 (5.16%) HPUX
11 28 (5.16%) OS/400
11 28 (5.16%) zOS
11 28 (5.16%) SUSE
12 21 (3.87%) Windows 8
13 15 (2.76%) Android
14 12 (2.21%) Apple iOS
15 9 (1.66%) Mac OS X
15 9 (1.66%) Windows XP
16 8 (1.47%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (29.10%) ITIL
2 85 (15.65%) Business Continuity
3 84 (15.47%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (13.08%) Project Management
4 71 (13.08%) Service Delivery
5 54 (9.94%) Incident Management
6 44 (8.10%) Change Management
6 44 (8.10%) Resource Management
7 43 (7.92%) Coaching
8 42 (7.73%) Mentoring
8 42 (7.73%) Service Management
9 41 (7.55%) Problem Management
10 40 (7.37%) Continuous Improvement
11 39 (7.18%) Knowledge Management
12 36 (6.63%) Migration
13 34 (6.26%) PRINCE2
14 31 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
15 30 (5.52%) DevOps
16 28 (5.16%) Configuration Management
17 27 (4.97%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (16.02%) SQL
2 26 (4.79%) C#
2 26 (4.79%) Java
3 24 (4.42%) PowerShell
4 23 (4.24%) JavaScript
5 16 (2.95%) Python
6 12 (2.21%) Perl
7 9 (1.66%) T-SQL
8 8 (1.47%) Bash Shell
9 6 (1.10%) PHP
10 5 (0.92%) VBScript
11 4 (0.74%) VB
12 3 (0.55%) VB6
12 3 (0.55%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.55%) C
13 2 (0.37%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 59 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (9.39%) Degree
3 44 (8.10%) Cisco Certification
4 38 (7.00%) CCNA
5 37 (6.81%) MCSE
6 36 (6.63%) MCSA
7 25 (4.60%) Security Cleared
8 24 (4.42%) SC Cleared
9 22 (4.05%) ITIL Certification
10 19 (3.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 14 (2.58%) MCITP
12 13 (2.39%) Citrix Certification
13 10 (1.84%) CISSP
13 10 (1.84%) CCA
13 10 (1.84%) CCNP
14 9 (1.66%) NCDA
14 9 (1.66%) CISM
15 7 (1.29%) CISA
16 6 (1.10%) PMP
16 6 (1.10%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (8.66%) SLA
2 23 (4.24%) QA
3 20 (3.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.29%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 2 (0.37%) HL7
8 1 (0.18%) GxP
System Software
1 132 (24.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 106 (19.52%) Active Directory
3 77 (14.18%) Hyper-V
4 34 (6.26%) VMware Server
5 29 (5.34%) KVM
6 25 (4.60%) DFS Replication
7 24 (4.42%) vSphere
8 16 (2.95%) XenApp
9 13 (2.39%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (1.66%) Docker
11 8 (1.47%) VMware ESX
12 6 (1.10%) Forefront TMG
13 5 (0.92%) Microsoft App-V
13 5 (0.92%) ISA Server
14 4 (0.74%) Snort
15 3 (0.55%) UAG
15 3 (0.55%) XenDesktop
15 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 3 (0.55%) Terminal Services
16 2 (0.37%) NFS
Systems Management
1 33 (6.08%) SCCM
2 31 (5.71%) SCOM
3 29 (5.34%) Tivoli
4 20 (3.68%) Backup Exec
5 16 (2.95%) Puppet
6 14 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (1.66%) Nagios
8 8 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 7 (1.29%) SCVMM
9 7 (1.29%) OpenView
10 5 (0.92%) SCSM
10 5 (0.92%) SCOrch
10 5 (0.92%) WSUS
11 3 (0.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 3 (0.55%) Cisco CUCM
11 3 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
12 2 (0.37%) MAILsweeper
12 2 (0.37%) ServiceCenter
12 2 (0.37%) CA Wily
12 2 (0.37%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 199 (36.65%) Microsoft
2 168 (30.94%) VMware
3 127 (23.39%) Cisco
4 82 (15.10%) HP
5 70 (12.89%) NetApp
6 68 (12.52%) Citrix
7 54 (9.94%) Oracle
8 52 (9.58%) EMC
9 44 (8.10%) Symantec
10 43 (7.92%) CheckPoint
11 41 (7.55%) IBM
12 38 (7.00%) Red Hat
13 35 (6.45%) Juniper
13 35 (6.45%) CA
14 34 (6.26%) SolarWinds
15 32 (5.89%) BMC
16 28 (5.16%) Brocade
17 18 (3.31%) Riverbed
18 16 (2.95%) Mitel
18 16 (2.95%) Red Gate
City, London
JM Group
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + health, bonus, pension, shares
Posted: 2 days ago
Waterlooville, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
Salary: Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
Salary: Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Ricoh
Salary: £50k plus £10k bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Krooter
Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Field Based
Ricoh
Salary: £47,000 bonus £8,000 plus Car/Car allowance and benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Capgemini
Salary: competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Sogeti
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago