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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Management
Rank 629 594 624
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +30
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure Management 273 320 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.29% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.35% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 204 163 222
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,500 £25,050
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £51,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-17.47% +21.17%

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
89386 92046 87078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.07% 82.22% 80.01%
Number of salaries quoted 72431 73738 71774
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 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 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 27 March 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
(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 -14 255 £52,500 -4.54% 36
London +63 135 £70,000 +16.66% 9
South East -26 42 £47,500 -20.83% 13
North West +11 39 £37,500 -27.18% 2
Manchester +6 24 £50,000 +11.11%
City of London -8 22 £57,500 +6.97% 2
Surrey +7 21 £47,500 -20.83% 6
Cheshire +10 14 £30,000 -41.74% 1
Warrington - 14 £30,000 -
West Midlands -23 12 £37,500 -28.57% 2
Leatherhead +2 10 £50,000 -16.66% 3
Yorkshire -19 8 £35,500 -36.88% 4
East of England +5 7 £30,000 -57.14% 3
Gloucestershire +3 7 £31,500 -42.72%
Reading -15 7 £45,750 +30.71% 1
Berkshire -22 7 £45,750 +14.37% 1
South West -26 7 £31,500 -37.00%
Cheltenham - 7 £31,500 -
Essex +2 6 £30,000 -52.00%
Guildford - 6 £42,500 -
Scotland +5 5 £27,500 -
Birmingham -9 5 £70,000 +33.33%
York +9 4 £35,500 - 1
East Midlands +8 4 £36,250 - 1
West Sussex +8 4 £47,500 -2.56%
North Yorkshire +4 4 £35,500 -48.17% 2
Buckinghamshire +1 4 £56,250 -19.64% 2
Milton Keynes -2 4 £56,250 -19.64% 2
West Yorkshire -7 4 £57,500 +53.33% 1
Warwickshire - 4 £42,500 -

Infrastructure Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 242 (43.29%) Windows
2 187 (33.45%) Microsoft
3 162 (28.98%) ITIL
3 162 (28.98%) VMware
4 136 (24.33%) Cisco
5 131 (23.43%) Finance
6 120 (21.47%) SAN
7 119 (21.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 118 (21.11%) SQL Server
9 114 (20.39%) Linux
10 100 (17.89%) Firewall
11 94 (16.82%) Active Directory
12 93 (16.64%) HP
13 89 (15.92%) Business Continuity
14 88 (15.74%) SQL
15 86 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
16 78 (13.95%) Citrix
17 77 (13.77%) Service Delivery
18 75 (13.42%) MS Excel
18 75 (13.42%) MS Exchange
19 71 (12.70%) NetApp
19 71 (12.70%) Hyper-V
20 67 (11.99%) Agile Software Development
21 66 (11.81%) Project Management
22 65 (11.63%) WAN
23 63 (11.27%) Service Management
24 61 (10.91%) Windows Server 2012
25 60 (10.73%) Oracle
26 58 (10.38%) Windows Server 2003
27 57 (10.20%) SLA

Infrastructure Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 75 (13.42%) MS Exchange
2 48 (8.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 47 (8.41%) IIS
4 44 (7.87%) Exchange Server 2013
5 34 (6.08%) SharePoint
5 34 (6.08%) WebSphere
6 32 (5.72%) WebLogic
7 24 (4.29%) Lync
8 22 (3.94%) Apache
9 20 (3.58%) SAS
10 15 (2.68%) NServiceBus
11 11 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2007
12 10 (1.79%) Tomcat
12 10 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
12 10 (1.79%) WordPress
13 9 (1.61%) IBM Notes
14 8 (1.43%) Drupal
15 5 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 4 (0.72%) JBoss
16 4 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 75 (13.42%) MS Excel
2 38 (6.80%) MS Office
3 9 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.07%) SPSS
5 5 (0.89%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.54%) MS Project
7 2 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.72%) Sage 50
2 3 (0.54%) ION MarketView
3 2 (0.36%) Magento
3 2 (0.36%) Summit
3 2 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 33 (5.90%) SaaS
2 30 (5.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (3.94%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (2.86%) Office 365
5 10 (1.79%) PaaS
6 8 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (1.25%) IaaS
8 5 (0.89%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.18%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 120 (21.47%) SAN
2 100 (17.89%) Firewall
3 65 (11.63%) WAN
4 52 (9.30%) DNS
5 51 (9.12%) LAN
6 43 (7.69%) TCP/IP
7 42 (7.51%) VPN
8 36 (6.44%) DHCP
9 27 (4.83%) VoIP
10 20 (3.58%) Wireless
10 20 (3.58%) Internet
11 19 (3.40%) VLAN
12 18 (3.22%) NAS
12 18 (3.22%) Fibre Channel
13 17 (3.04%) iSCSI
14 16 (2.86%) MPLS
14 16 (2.86%) IPsec
15 15 (2.68%) WLAN
16 14 (2.50%) SSL
16 14 (2.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (21.11%) SQL Server
2 38 (6.80%) Oracle Database
3 37 (6.62%) Relational Database
4 34 (6.08%) DB2
5 32 (5.72%) RDBMS
5 32 (5.72%) Oracle Exadata
6 28 (5.01%) MySQL
7 15 (2.68%) NoSQL
7 15 (2.68%) Azure SQL Database
7 15 (2.68%) RavenDB
8 14 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.07%) CouchDB
9 6 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (0.89%) Couchbase
10 5 (0.89%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (2.68%) TeamCity
2 14 (2.50%) NCrunch
2 14 (2.50%) ReSharper
3 12 (2.15%) Visual Studio
4 10 (1.79%) Subversion
4 10 (1.79%) Jasmine
4 10 (1.79%) Git (software)
5 9 (1.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 8 (1.43%) ClearQuest
6 8 (1.43%) MSI
6 8 (1.43%) InstallShield
6 8 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (0.89%) JSUnit
8 3 (0.54%) JUnit
9 1 (0.18%) Introscope
9 1 (0.18%) Cucumber
General
1 131 (23.43%) Finance
2 54 (9.66%) Retail
3 42 (7.51%) Telecoms
4 33 (5.90%) Banking
5 30 (5.37%) Legal
6 13 (2.33%) Marketing
7 11 (1.97%) Publishing
8 10 (1.79%) Law
9 9 (1.61%) Local Government
10 8 (1.43%) Retail Banking
11 7 (1.25%) Manufacturing
12 6 (1.07%) Advertising
12 6 (1.07%) Games
12 6 (1.07%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.54%) Back Office
14 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.36%) Japanese Language
14 2 (0.36%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.36%) Billing
15 1 (0.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 94 (16.82%) Architect
2 83 (14.85%) Infrastructure Manager
3 65 (11.63%) Analyst
4 50 (8.94%) Solutions Architect
5 45 (8.05%) Infrastructure Architect
6 38 (6.80%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 33 (5.90%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
7 33 (5.90%) Operations Manager
8 30 (5.37%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 27 (4.83%) Administrator
9 27 (4.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 26 (4.65%) Service Manager
11 24 (4.29%) Systems Administrator
12 22 (3.94%) Developer
12 22 (3.94%) Support Engineer
13 21 (3.76%) Systems Engineer
13 21 (3.76%) Security Manager
14 18 (3.22%) .NET Developer
14 18 (3.22%) Team Leader
15 16 (2.86%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (7.51%) .NET
2 36 (6.44%) Middleware
3 32 (5.72%) WebSphere MQ
4 31 (5.55%) Web Services
5 22 (3.94%) CSS
6 17 (3.04%) HTML
7 16 (2.86%) ASP.NET
7 16 (2.86%) WCF
8 15 (2.68%) .NET Framework
8 15 (2.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 15 (2.68%) MSMQ
8 15 (2.68%) LESS
8 15 (2.68%) AngularJS
8 15 (2.68%) Durandal
8 15 (2.68%) ASP.NET Web API
9 13 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (1.79%) PhoneGap
10 10 (1.79%) LINQ
10 10 (1.79%) jQuery
10 10 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 55 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (8.77%) Management Information System
3 36 (6.44%) FlexPod
4 31 (5.55%) FMCG
5 26 (4.65%) Open Source
6 18 (3.22%) CMDB
7 15 (2.68%) Client/Server
7 15 (2.68%) User Experience
8 14 (2.50%) Thin Client
8 14 (2.50%) Fat Client
9 12 (2.15%) Video Conferencing
9 12 (2.15%) Computer Science
10 10 (1.79%) Derivative
11 9 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (1.61%) PKI
12 8 (1.43%) Blackberry
12 8 (1.43%) Mobile App
13 7 (1.25%) Enterprise Storage
13 7 (1.25%) Digital Media
13 7 (1.25%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 242 (43.29%) Windows
2 114 (20.39%) Linux
3 86 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 61 (10.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 58 (10.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 46 (8.23%) Windows 7
7 42 (7.51%) UNIX
8 40 (7.16%) Solaris
9 37 (6.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 32 (5.72%) AIX
10 32 (5.72%) HPUX
10 32 (5.72%) OS/400
10 32 (5.72%) SUSE
10 32 (5.72%) zOS
11 26 (4.65%) Windows 8
12 16 (2.86%) Android
13 13 (2.33%) Apple iOS
14 11 (1.97%) Windows XP
15 10 (1.79%) Windows Phone
16 9 (1.61%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (28.98%) ITIL
2 89 (15.92%) Business Continuity
3 77 (13.77%) Service Delivery
4 67 (11.99%) Agile Software Development
5 66 (11.81%) Project Management
6 63 (11.27%) Service Management
7 52 (9.30%) Coaching
8 50 (8.94%) Mentoring
9 49 (8.77%) Incident Management
10 47 (8.41%) Change Management
11 45 (8.05%) Resource Management
12 36 (6.44%) Continuous Improvement
13 35 (6.26%) PRINCE2
13 35 (6.26%) Knowledge Management
14 31 (5.55%) Performance Tuning
14 31 (5.55%) Problem Management
15 30 (5.37%) DevOps
15 30 (5.37%) Configuration Management
16 29 (5.19%) Migration
17 26 (4.65%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 88 (15.74%) SQL
2 26 (4.65%) Java
3 20 (3.58%) PowerShell
4 19 (3.40%) JavaScript
4 19 (3.40%) C#
5 10 (1.79%) C
6 7 (1.25%) Python
7 6 (1.07%) R
8 5 (0.89%) T-SQL
8 5 (0.89%) PHP
9 4 (0.72%) Perl
10 3 (0.54%) VBScript
11 1 (0.18%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.18%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.18%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 53 (9.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 48 (8.59%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (8.59%) Security Cleared
3 47 (8.41%) Degree
4 44 (7.87%) SC Cleared
5 39 (6.98%) MCSE
6 35 (6.26%) CCNA
7 30 (5.37%) MCSA
8 24 (4.29%) Citrix Certification
9 21 (3.76%) ITIL Certification
10 19 (3.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 15 (2.68%) CCA
12 14 (2.50%) NCDA
13 13 (2.33%) MCP
14 12 (2.15%) DV Cleared
15 10 (1.79%) CISM
15 10 (1.79%) CISSP
16 8 (1.43%) CCNP
16 8 (1.43%) CISA
17 7 (1.25%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (10.20%) SLA
2 21 (3.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (3.22%) QA
4 9 (1.61%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 2 (0.36%) HL7
6 2 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.18%) COBIT
7 1 (0.18%) COSO
System Software
1 119 (21.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 94 (16.82%) Active Directory
3 71 (12.70%) Hyper-V
4 35 (6.26%) vSphere
5 32 (5.72%) KVM
6 19 (3.40%) VMware ESXi
7 18 (3.22%) XenApp
7 18 (3.22%) VMware Server
8 12 (2.15%) DFS Replication
9 10 (1.79%) VMware ESX
10 7 (1.25%) XenServer
10 7 (1.25%) XenDesktop
11 5 (0.89%) Docker
12 4 (0.72%) Snort
13 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (0.54%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.54%) Forefront TMG
14 2 (0.36%) UAG
14 2 (0.36%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 32 (5.72%) Tivoli
2 31 (5.55%) SCCM
3 30 (5.37%) SCOM
4 27 (4.83%) Backup Exec
5 17 (3.04%) OpenView
6 16 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 13 (2.33%) Nagios
8 9 (1.61%) Puppet
9 7 (1.25%) SCOrch
9 7 (1.25%) XenMobile
10 6 (1.07%) SCSM
10 6 (1.07%) WSUS
10 6 (1.07%) SCVMM
11 5 (0.89%) NetBackup
11 5 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (0.89%) Cisco Prime
12 4 (0.72%) Cacti
13 3 (0.54%) Norton AntiVirus
14 2 (0.36%) MAILsweeper
14 2 (0.36%) AppManager
Vendors
1 187 (33.45%) Microsoft
2 162 (28.98%) VMware
3 136 (24.33%) Cisco
4 93 (16.64%) HP
5 78 (13.95%) Citrix
6 71 (12.70%) NetApp
7 60 (10.73%) Oracle
8 56 (10.02%) EMC
8 56 (10.02%) Symantec
9 50 (8.94%) CheckPoint
10 42 (7.51%) IBM
11 39 (6.98%) Red Hat
12 38 (6.80%) CA
13 36 (6.44%) BMC
14 35 (6.26%) Juniper
15 32 (5.72%) Brocade
16 23 (4.11%) SolarWinds
17 15 (2.68%) Red Gate
18 14 (2.50%) CommVault
19 12 (2.15%) Google
Leatherhead, Surrey
TLP Consultancy
Salary: Package
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Outsource UK
Salary: Negotiable + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
England
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonua
Posted: Yesterday
East Riding
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Harris Global
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benifits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkhamsted
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £17500 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Commission Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car + 100k OTE
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £45k - 48k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 58k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + 6K Bonus+Pension+Life assurance
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reigate
Computer Futures
Salary: £120000 - £250000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Welsh Government
Salary: From £36,000 to £42,850 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Leatherhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £150000 - £250000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago