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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Management
Rank 611 681 671
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -10
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure Management 298 248 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.25% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 223 172 163
Average salary £52,500 £53,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.32% +13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £85,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +12.50%

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
92395 97415 87605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.57% 82.72% 80.79%
Number of salaries quoted 75495 78826 72238
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +6.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 6 July 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 6 July 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 +76 288 £52,500 -4.54% 46
London +36 122 £60,000 +2.12% 16
South East +18 74 £47,500 +5.55% 9
City of London +43 33 £62,500 +8.69% 6
East of England +28 31 £55,000 +4.76% 6
Surrey +1 22 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Berkshire +8 20 £41,500 -7.26% 2
North West +8 19 £43,500 -8.42% 2
Reading +7 19 £41,500 +38.33%
West Midlands +2 18 £33,375 -32.00% 3
Bedfordshire - 17 £55,000 -
Luton - 16 £55,000 -
Manchester +11 14 - -
Hampshire - 14 £50,000 - 4
Yorkshire +6 12 £42,500 +1.19% 1
West Sussex +9 11 £42,500 -
Crawley +6 11 £42,500 +3.03%
Staines -8 10 £33,250 -
Staffordshire +16 9 £32,000 +6.66% 1
West Yorkshire +22 8 £36,000 -40.00% 1
East Midlands +4 8 £47,500 +40.74% 2
Hertfordshire -2 8 £68,750 +27.90% 1
South West -8 8 £45,245 +6.45% 7
Leatherhead -13 7 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Waterlooville - 7 £50,000 -
Watford +9 6 £68,750 +25.00%
Stoke-on-Trent +11 5 £33,750 +12.50% 1
Northamptonshire +6 5 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Birmingham 0 5 £43,500 -14.84% 1
Leeds - 5 £50,000 - 1

Infrastructure Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 259 (43.90%) Windows
2 195 (33.05%) Microsoft
3 187 (31.69%) ITIL
4 183 (31.02%) VMware
5 151 (25.59%) Finance
6 146 (24.75%) VMware Infrastructure
7 134 (22.71%) Data Centre
8 133 (22.54%) Cisco
9 127 (21.53%) SQL Server
10 126 (21.36%) SAN
11 124 (21.02%) Active Directory
12 121 (20.51%) Windows Server 2008
13 101 (17.12%) MS Exchange
13 101 (17.12%) Firewall
14 100 (16.95%) SQL
15 99 (16.78%) Linux
16 92 (15.59%) Agile Software Development
17 91 (15.42%) HP
18 86 (14.58%) MS Excel
19 83 (14.07%) Service Delivery
20 82 (13.90%) Hyper-V
21 78 (13.22%) WAN
22 77 (13.05%) Project Management
22 77 (13.05%) Windows Server 2012
23 73 (12.37%) Exchange Server 2010
23 73 (12.37%) Business Continuity
24 69 (11.69%) NetApp
24 69 (11.69%) Citrix
24 69 (11.69%) Retail
25 64 (10.85%) Microsoft Certification

Infrastructure Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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
1 101 (17.12%) MS Exchange
2 73 (12.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 55 (9.32%) Exchange Server 2013
4 43 (7.29%) SharePoint
5 36 (6.10%) IIS
6 33 (5.59%) Lync
7 31 (5.25%) Exchange Server 2007
8 30 (5.08%) WebSphere
9 28 (4.75%) WebLogic
10 19 (3.22%) Tomcat
11 16 (2.71%) Apache
12 14 (2.37%) JBoss
12 14 (2.37%) NServiceBus
13 11 (1.86%) OpenStack
14 10 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
15 9 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2003
16 6 (1.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 6 (1.02%) IBM Notes
16 6 (1.02%) SAS
17 5 (0.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 86 (14.58%) MS Excel
2 27 (4.58%) MS Office
3 7 (1.19%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.68%) MS Project
6 3 (0.51%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.17%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 5 (0.85%) Sage 50
2 4 (0.68%) Summit
3 2 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.17%) Magento
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 49 (8.31%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (7.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (6.10%) SaaS
4 24 (4.07%) IBM PureFlex
5 21 (3.56%) Office 365
6 16 (2.71%) IaaS
7 11 (1.86%) PaaS
8 10 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (1.02%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.34%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.34%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.17%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 126 (21.36%) SAN
2 101 (17.12%) Firewall
3 78 (13.22%) WAN
4 58 (9.83%) DNS
5 52 (8.81%) TCP/IP
5 52 (8.81%) LAN
6 50 (8.47%) VoIP
7 41 (6.95%) VLAN
8 36 (6.10%) NAS
9 33 (5.59%) VPN
10 28 (4.75%) DHCP
11 27 (4.58%) WLAN
12 23 (3.90%) Wireless
13 18 (3.05%) Cisco IOS
13 18 (3.05%) Network Security
14 14 (2.37%) iSCSI
14 14 (2.37%) Fibre Channel
14 14 (2.37%) SSL
15 11 (1.86%) SNMP
15 11 (1.86%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (21.53%) SQL Server
2 35 (5.93%) Oracle Database
3 27 (4.58%) Relational Database
4 24 (4.07%) Oracle Exadata
4 24 (4.07%) DB2
4 24 (4.07%) RDBMS
5 21 (3.56%) NoSQL
6 18 (3.05%) MySQL
7 17 (2.88%) Azure SQL Database
8 16 (2.71%) Apache Cassandra
9 14 (2.37%) SQL Server 2008
9 14 (2.37%) RavenDB
10 13 (2.20%) Redis
11 12 (2.03%) Couchbase
12 11 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 10 (1.69%) Hadoop
14 9 (1.53%) CouchDB
14 9 (1.53%) Event Store
15 8 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (2.37%) TeamCity
2 13 (2.20%) ReSharper
2 13 (2.20%) NCrunch
3 11 (1.86%) Visual Studio
4 9 (1.53%) JSUnit
5 8 (1.36%) Subversion
6 6 (1.02%) Git (software)
7 5 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 5 (0.85%) Jasmine
8 4 (0.68%) Gradle
8 4 (0.68%) Grunt
8 4 (0.68%) Maven
9 3 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.51%) JUnit
9 3 (0.51%) ClearQuest
9 3 (0.51%) MSI
9 3 (0.51%) InstallShield
9 3 (0.51%) Introscope
9 3 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.34%) JIRA
General
1 151 (25.59%) Finance
2 69 (11.69%) Retail
3 39 (6.61%) Banking
4 38 (6.44%) Legal
5 29 (4.92%) Marketing
6 27 (4.58%) Telecoms
7 24 (4.07%) Law
8 22 (3.73%) Manufacturing
9 13 (2.20%) Retail Banking
10 11 (1.86%) Advertising
11 10 (1.69%) Financial Institution
11 10 (1.69%) Billing
12 9 (1.53%) Publishing
13 6 (1.02%) Games
14 5 (0.85%) Investment Banking
15 4 (0.68%) Local Government
15 4 (0.68%) Military
15 4 (0.68%) Corporate Banking
16 3 (0.51%) Automotive
17 2 (0.34%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 83 (14.07%) Architect
2 82 (13.90%) Infrastructure Manager
3 70 (11.86%) Analyst
4 46 (7.80%) Solutions Architect
5 38 (6.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 32 (5.42%) Operations Manager
7 30 (5.08%) Developer
7 30 (5.08%) Server Analyst
7 30 (5.08%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
8 26 (4.41%) Infrastructure Architect
8 26 (4.41%) Team Leader
8 26 (4.41%) Network Engineer
9 24 (4.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 24 (4.07%) Support Engineer
9 24 (4.07%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
10 20 (3.39%) Service Manager
11 18 (3.05%) Security Manager
12 17 (2.88%) IT Infrastructure Manager
12 17 (2.88%) Administrator
13 16 (2.71%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (8.47%) Web Services
2 47 (7.97%) .NET
3 32 (5.42%) Middleware
4 30 (5.08%) ASP.NET
5 25 (4.24%) CSS
5 25 (4.24%) HTML
6 24 (4.07%) WebSphere MQ
6 24 (4.07%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 17 (2.88%) WCF
7 17 (2.88%) ASP.NET Web API
8 14 (2.37%) LESS
8 14 (2.37%) AngularJS
8 14 (2.37%) Durandal
8 14 (2.37%) Entity Framework
8 14 (2.37%) .NET Framework
8 14 (2.37%) MSMQ
9 12 (2.03%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (1.86%) Application Packaging
11 10 (1.69%) REST
12 9 (1.53%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 134 (22.71%) Data Centre
2 53 (8.98%) Management Information System
3 50 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (5.42%) FMCG
5 29 (4.92%) FlexPod
6 20 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (2.54%) User Experience
7 15 (2.54%) Replication
8 14 (2.37%) Clustering
8 14 (2.37%) Blog
9 12 (2.03%) PKI
10 11 (1.86%) Private Cloud
11 10 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
11 10 (1.69%) Computer Science
12 9 (1.53%) CMDB
12 9 (1.53%) Visualisation
12 9 (1.53%) Blackberry
12 9 (1.53%) Client/Server
13 8 (1.36%) Mainframe
13 8 (1.36%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 259 (43.90%) Windows
2 121 (20.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 99 (16.78%) Linux
4 77 (13.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 48 (8.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 43 (7.29%) UNIX
7 35 (5.93%) Solaris
8 33 (5.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 33 (5.59%) Windows 7
9 28 (4.75%) HPUX
10 25 (4.24%) AIX
11 24 (4.07%) SUSE
11 24 (4.07%) OS/400
11 24 (4.07%) zOS
12 20 (3.39%) Windows 8
13 12 (2.03%) Android
14 9 (1.53%) Apple iOS
15 8 (1.36%) Ubuntu
16 7 (1.19%) Windows XP
16 7 (1.19%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (31.69%) ITIL
2 92 (15.59%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (14.07%) Service Delivery
4 77 (13.05%) Project Management
5 73 (12.37%) Business Continuity
6 55 (9.32%) Service Management
7 49 (8.31%) Incident Management
8 43 (7.29%) Change Management
9 41 (6.95%) Problem Management
10 40 (6.78%) Knowledge Management
11 38 (6.44%) Resource Management
11 38 (6.44%) Continuous Improvement
12 37 (6.27%) Coaching
13 36 (6.10%) Performance Tuning
14 35 (5.93%) Configuration Management
14 35 (5.93%) Mentoring
15 34 (5.76%) Stakeholder Management
16 31 (5.25%) Migration
16 31 (5.25%) Disaster Recovery
17 29 (4.92%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 100 (16.95%) SQL
2 34 (5.76%) PowerShell
3 27 (4.58%) C#
4 24 (4.07%) Java
4 24 (4.07%) JavaScript
5 20 (3.39%) Python
6 16 (2.71%) VBScript
7 12 (2.03%) T-SQL
8 11 (1.86%) Perl
9 9 (1.53%) PHP
10 8 (1.36%) VB
10 8 (1.36%) Shell Script
11 7 (1.19%) VB6
11 7 (1.19%) Bash Shell
11 7 (1.19%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.68%) VBA
12 4 (0.68%) C
13 2 (0.34%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 64 (10.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 53 (8.98%) Degree
3 40 (6.78%) Cisco Certification
4 36 (6.10%) MCSA
5 35 (5.93%) CCNA
6 33 (5.59%) MCSE
7 24 (4.07%) ITIL Certification
8 21 (3.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 17 (2.88%) MCITP
10 14 (2.37%) Security Cleared
11 13 (2.20%) SC Cleared
12 11 (1.86%) CCNP
12 11 (1.86%) Citrix Certification
13 9 (1.53%) CCA
13 9 (1.53%) CISSP
13 9 (1.53%) CISM
14 7 (1.19%) CISA
15 6 (1.02%) MCP
15 6 (1.02%) DV Cleared
15 6 (1.02%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (8.14%) SLA
2 28 (4.75%) QA
3 25 (4.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.53%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 2 (0.34%) HL7
8 1 (0.17%) GxP
System Software
1 146 (24.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 124 (21.02%) Active Directory
3 82 (13.90%) Hyper-V
4 39 (6.61%) VMware Server
5 31 (5.25%) DFS Replication
6 25 (4.24%) KVM
7 16 (2.71%) vSphere
8 15 (2.54%) XenApp
9 12 (2.03%) Microsoft App-V
10 9 (1.53%) UAG
10 9 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (1.53%) Docker
11 8 (1.36%) Forefront TMG
11 8 (1.36%) ISA Server
11 8 (1.36%) VMware ESX
12 5 (0.85%) Terminal Services
13 4 (0.68%) NFS
14 3 (0.51%) XenDesktop
15 2 (0.34%) Samba
15 2 (0.34%) Snort
Systems Management
1 35 (5.93%) SCCM
2 34 (5.76%) SCOM
3 28 (4.75%) Tivoli
4 19 (3.22%) Backup Exec
4 19 (3.22%) Puppet
5 18 (3.05%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (1.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 11 (1.86%) Nagios
7 10 (1.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 8 (1.36%) OpenView
9 7 (1.19%) Cisco CUCM
10 6 (1.02%) WSUS
11 5 (0.85%) Cisco UCCX
12 4 (0.68%) Ansible
12 4 (0.68%) CA Wily
12 4 (0.68%) SCVMM
12 4 (0.68%) HP Data Protector
13 3 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
14 2 (0.34%) MAILsweeper
14 2 (0.34%) Nessus
Vendors
1 195 (33.05%) Microsoft
2 183 (31.02%) VMware
3 133 (22.54%) Cisco
4 91 (15.42%) HP
5 69 (11.69%) Citrix
5 69 (11.69%) NetApp
6 55 (9.32%) Oracle
7 52 (8.81%) EMC
8 47 (7.97%) IBM
9 43 (7.29%) CheckPoint
10 39 (6.61%) SolarWinds
11 38 (6.44%) CA
11 38 (6.44%) Red Hat
12 36 (6.10%) Symantec
13 35 (5.93%) Juniper
14 34 (5.76%) BMC
15 30 (5.08%) Brocade
16 27 (4.58%) Riverbed
17 24 (4.07%) Mitel
18 16 (2.71%) Red Gate
London
MI5
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Northamptonshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + 80k OTE
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Horniman Museum Gardens
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Corporate Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + 60k OTE
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Defence Infrastructure Organisation
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Sogeti
Salary: Excellent Salary + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Posted: 17 days ago
South West London
Mi5
Salary: From £27,980 to £37,041 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
University of Liverpool
Salary: From £32,277 to £37,394 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago