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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Management
Rank 692 705 670
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -35
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure Management 240 251 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.24% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.28% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 170 174 151
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,750 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £45,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -12.62%

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
87040 89452 89596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 86.82% 85.23% 84.88%
Number of salaries quoted 72221 73471 71288
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 13 February 2016 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 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +13 223 £55,000 +4.76% 32
London +13 90 £61,250 -18.33% 8
North West +53 52 £60,000 +71.42% 2
South East -9 42 £47,500 +1.06% 13
Manchester +32 24 £60,000 +71.42%
Surrey 0 15 £52,500 +16.66% 3
South West -6 15 £45,000 +25.43% 2
Merseyside - 15 £45,000 -
Staines +18 12 £52,500 +10.52%
East of England +15 12 £65,000 -16.12% 1
Liverpool - 12 £60,000 -
Kent +17 11 £40,000 -36.50%
Cheshire +21 9 £31,000 +3.33% 2
Berkshire 0 9 £38,750 -13.88% 6
Bournemouth - 9 - -
Dorset - 9 - -
Cambridgeshire - 8 £65,000 -
Cambridge - 8 £65,000 -
Hampshire +25 7 £51,500 +21.17% 1
Reading +1 7 £37,500 -18.03% 5
Bristol -2 6 £45,000 +16.12%
Warrington -3 6 £55,000 +83.33% 2
Yorkshire +8 5 £43,000 +22.85% 3
East Midlands +1 5 £41,250 -17.50%
Southampton - 5 £51,500 -
Derby -2 4 £31,875 -
Derbyshire -2 4 £31,875 -36.25%
West Midlands -32 4 £85,000 +25.92% 3
North Yorkshire +23 3 £43,000 -
York +12 3 £43,000 -

Infrastructure Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 175 (36.23%) Windows
2 149 (30.85%) ITIL
3 146 (30.23%) Finance
4 143 (29.61%) VMware
5 138 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 124 (25.67%) SAN
7 114 (23.60%) Data Centre
8 113 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
9 110 (22.77%) Project Management
10 107 (22.15%) Service Delivery
11 99 (20.50%) Active Directory
12 88 (18.22%) WAN
13 80 (16.56%) Linux
14 76 (15.73%) Windows Server
15 73 (15.11%) Windows Server 2008
16 69 (14.29%) HP
17 67 (13.87%) MS Exchange
18 64 (13.25%) Citrix
19 63 (13.04%) Cisco
20 57 (11.80%) Degree
21 56 (11.59%) Change Management
21 56 (11.59%) Microsoft Certification
22 53 (10.97%) LAN
22 53 (10.97%) SQL
23 52 (10.77%) NetApp
23 52 (10.77%) Service Management
24 49 (10.14%) SQL Server
24 49 (10.14%) PRINCE2
24 49 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
25 48 (9.94%) Exchange Server 2010

Infrastructure Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 67 (13.87%) MS Exchange
2 48 (9.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 44 (9.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 36 (7.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 35 (7.25%) IIS
6 18 (3.73%) Skype for Business
7 17 (3.52%) WebLogic
8 14 (2.90%) WebSphere
9 13 (2.69%) Confluence
10 12 (2.48%) SharePoint
11 7 (1.45%) Apache
11 7 (1.45%) Node.js
12 5 (1.04%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.83%) TWiki
14 3 (0.62%) Apache Spark
14 3 (0.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
14 3 (0.62%) JBoss
14 3 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 46 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.90%) MS Office
3 6 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.04%) MS Project
5 2 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (3.31%) SAP ERP
2 8 (1.66%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 38 (7.87%) IaaS
2 35 (7.25%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (6.83%) PaaS
4 24 (4.97%) Microsoft Azure
5 18 (3.73%) Amazon EC2
5 18 (3.73%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 18 (3.73%) Amazon S3
5 18 (3.73%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 16 (3.31%) SaaS
7 14 (2.90%) IBM PureFlex
8 10 (2.07%) Office 365
9 5 (1.04%) Google Apps
10 4 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.41%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.21%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 124 (25.67%) SAN
2 88 (18.22%) WAN
3 53 (10.97%) LAN
4 46 (9.52%) NAS
5 45 (9.32%) VPN
6 39 (8.07%) VoIP
7 30 (6.21%) VLAN
8 29 (6.00%) MPLS
8 29 (6.00%) Network Security
9 28 (5.80%) WLAN
10 24 (4.97%) Firewall
11 23 (4.76%) DNS
12 22 (4.55%) DWDM
12 22 (4.55%) NGN
12 22 (4.55%) Packet Switching
12 22 (4.55%) Unified Communications
13 12 (2.48%) DHCP
14 10 (2.07%) Cisco Nexus
15 9 (1.86%) SNMP
15 9 (1.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (10.14%) SQL Server
2 31 (6.42%) MySQL
3 19 (3.93%) DB2
4 18 (3.73%) Amazon RDS
5 17 (3.52%) Oracle Database
6 14 (2.90%) Oracle Exadata
6 14 (2.90%) RDBMS
6 14 (2.90%) Relational Database
7 13 (2.69%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (2.48%) GIS
9 5 (1.04%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (0.83%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.62%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.62%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.62%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 26 (5.38%) Git (software)
2 18 (3.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 18 (3.73%) Jenkins
2 18 (3.73%) JIRA
2 18 (3.73%) TeamCity
2 18 (3.73%) Vagrant
3 5 (1.04%) MSI
3 5 (1.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (0.62%) PHPUnit
4 3 (0.62%) Subversion
4 3 (0.62%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.41%) Ant
General
1 146 (30.23%) Finance
2 36 (7.45%) Legal
3 35 (7.25%) Banking
4 28 (5.80%) Retail
5 13 (2.69%) Financial Institution
6 12 (2.48%) Manufacturing
6 12 (2.48%) Marketing
7 10 (2.07%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.83%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.41%) Advertising
9 2 (0.41%) Front Office
9 2 (0.41%) Law
9 2 (0.41%) Local Government
9 2 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.41%) Publishing
10 1 (0.21%) Back Office
10 1 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (12.22%) Analyst
2 48 (9.94%) Architect
3 43 (8.90%) Infrastructure Manager
4 41 (8.49%) IT Manager
5 40 (8.28%) Solutions Architect
6 39 (8.07%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 33 (6.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 31 (6.42%) Systems Engineer
9 30 (6.21%) Administrator
10 29 (6.00%) Server Analyst
11 27 (5.59%) Systems Administrator
12 25 (5.18%) Infrastructure Architect
13 24 (4.97%) Linux Administrator
13 24 (4.97%) Team Leader
14 23 (4.76%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
14 23 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 22 (4.55%) Project Manager
16 21 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
16 21 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
17 20 (4.14%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (4.35%) Middleware
2 14 (2.90%) IBM Integration Bus
2 14 (2.90%) WebSphere MQ
3 12 (2.48%) Web Services
4 10 (2.07%) HTML
5 8 (1.66%) Ajax
5 8 (1.66%) CSS
6 6 (1.24%) .NET
7 5 (1.04%) LAMP
8 4 (0.83%) jQuery
8 4 (0.83%) JSON
8 4 (0.83%) XML
9 3 (0.62%) COM
9 3 (0.62%) J2EE
9 3 (0.62%) LINQ
10 2 (0.41%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (0.41%) AngularJS
10 2 (0.41%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (0.41%) SAP Basis
10 2 (0.41%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 114 (23.60%) Data Centre
2 49 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (6.00%) Computer Science
4 23 (4.76%) Statistics
5 19 (3.93%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (3.73%) Replication
6 18 (3.73%) VCE vBlock
7 17 (3.52%) FMCG
8 15 (3.11%) Management Information System
9 14 (2.90%) FlexPod
10 13 (2.69%) Equities
10 13 (2.69%) Fixed Income
10 13 (2.69%) Wiki
11 12 (2.48%) Enterprise Storage
12 10 (2.07%) Hybrid Cloud
13 8 (1.66%) Blackberry
13 8 (1.66%) Clustering
13 8 (1.66%) Fat Client
13 8 (1.66%) PMI
13 8 (1.66%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 175 (36.23%) Windows
2 80 (16.56%) Linux
3 76 (15.73%) Windows Server
4 73 (15.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 44 (9.11%) Unix
6 39 (8.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (4.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (3.93%) HPUX
8 19 (3.93%) Solaris
9 18 (3.73%) SUSE
10 16 (3.31%) AIX
11 15 (3.11%) Windows 7
12 14 (2.90%) OS/400
12 14 (2.90%) zOS
13 13 (2.69%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (1.45%) Windows XP
15 6 (1.24%) Windows 8
16 5 (1.04%) Windows Mobile
17 3 (0.62%) Debian
18 2 (0.41%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (30.85%) ITIL
2 110 (22.77%) Project Management
3 107 (22.15%) Service Delivery
4 56 (11.59%) Change Management
5 52 (10.77%) Service Management
6 49 (10.14%) PRINCE2
7 41 (8.49%) Disaster Recovery
8 40 (8.28%) Asset Management
9 39 (8.07%) Agile Software Development
10 37 (7.66%) High Availability
10 37 (7.66%) Mentoring
11 35 (7.25%) Problem Management
12 33 (6.83%) DevOps
13 32 (6.63%) Infrastructure Transformation
14 30 (6.21%) Scrum
14 30 (6.21%) TOGAF
15 29 (6.00%) Presales
16 28 (5.80%) Converged Infrastructure
16 28 (5.80%) ITSM
17 27 (5.59%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 53 (10.97%) SQL
2 41 (8.49%) PowerShell
3 31 (6.42%) Python
4 29 (6.00%) Java
5 21 (4.35%) Ruby
6 17 (3.52%) JavaScript
7 15 (3.11%) Perl
8 13 (2.69%) Bash Shell
9 11 (2.28%) Shell Script
10 10 (2.07%) C
11 9 (1.86%) PHP
12 7 (1.45%) C#
12 7 (1.45%) VB
13 5 (1.04%) T-SQL
14 4 (0.83%) C-shell
15 1 (0.21%) ABAP
15 1 (0.21%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 57 (11.80%) Degree
2 56 (11.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (7.25%) MCSE
4 26 (5.38%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (4.97%) CITP
6 23 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 19 (3.93%) MCP
8 18 (3.73%) MCITP
9 17 (3.52%) CCNA
10 14 (2.90%) Citrix Certification
11 12 (2.48%) CCNP
12 11 (2.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 10 (2.07%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (2.07%) MCSA
13 10 (2.07%) PMI Certification
14 9 (1.86%) CCIE
15 8 (1.66%) CISSP
16 7 (1.45%) CISM
17 6 (1.24%) PMP
17 6 (1.24%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (9.52%) SLA
2 11 (2.28%) QA
3 8 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.04%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.83%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.62%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.41%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.41%) ISO22301
8 1 (0.21%) DICOM
8 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 113 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 99 (20.50%) Active Directory
3 35 (7.25%) Hyper-V
4 32 (6.63%) XenApp
5 29 (6.00%) DFS Replication
6 28 (5.80%) vSphere
7 27 (5.59%) VMware Server
8 22 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
8 22 (4.55%) VirtualBox
9 18 (3.73%) Docker
10 17 (3.52%) VMware ESX
11 14 (2.90%) KVM
12 12 (2.48%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 11 (2.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 6 (1.24%) Terminal Services
15 5 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
16 3 (0.62%) UAG
17 2 (0.41%) ProxySG
17 2 (0.41%) Xen
17 2 (0.41%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 26 (5.38%) Puppet
2 21 (4.35%) Nagios
2 21 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (4.35%) SCOM
3 18 (3.73%) Ansible
3 18 (3.73%) Salt
4 16 (3.31%) SCCM
4 16 (3.31%) Tivoli
5 13 (2.69%) EdgeSight
5 13 (2.69%) SCOrch
6 6 (1.24%) Backup Exec
6 6 (1.24%) Cacti
6 6 (1.24%) Ganglia
6 6 (1.24%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (0.83%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (0.83%) EMC VPLEX
7 4 (0.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.41%) Graphite
8 2 (0.41%) Simpana
8 2 (0.41%) vRealize
Vendors
1 143 (29.61%) VMware
2 138 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 69 (14.29%) HP
4 64 (13.25%) Citrix
5 63 (13.04%) Cisco
6 52 (10.77%) NetApp
7 45 (9.32%) EMC
8 34 (7.04%) SAP
9 32 (6.63%) Oracle
10 30 (6.21%) Mitel
11 29 (6.00%) SolarWinds
12 27 (5.59%) Riverbed
13 24 (4.97%) IBM
14 20 (4.14%) Red Hat
15 19 (3.93%) CheckPoint
16 18 (3.73%) Brocade
17 17 (3.52%) Juniper
17 17 (3.52%) Symantec
18 15 (3.11%) CA
19 14 (2.90%) BMC
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Strategic Imperatives
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Commensus
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Prospects
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £90000 - £850000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Life Insurance
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £90000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Life Insurance
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
RM plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £23,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
South West London
MI5
Salary: From £31,604 to £34,167 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £160000 per annum + Share Options
Posted: 22 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Berkhamsted
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £17500 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Commission Package
Posted: 24 days ago
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £160000 per annum + Share Options
Posted: 26 days ago