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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Management
Rank 600 646 663
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +17
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure Management 302 301 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.25% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.31% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 230 157 191
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £81,900
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
92045 98475 89909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.20% 82.01% 80.07%
Number of salaries quoted 74373 79144 73784
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,919 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +23 282 £52,500 - 24
London +82 150 £55,000 -8.33% 7
South East -19 43 £47,500 +5.55% 6
North West +22 32 £45,000 +5.88% 1
City of London +25 23 £55,000 +11.67% 3
Surrey +11 23 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Manchester +10 23 £50,000 +17.64% 1
West Midlands -17 16 £32,250 -37.07% 3
East of England +26 13 £35,000 -44.00% 4
Leatherhead -5 12 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Yorkshire -8 12 £35,500 -45.38%
Cheshire +18 9 £30,000 -29.41%
East Midlands +10 9 £50,000 +48.14%
Essex +9 8 £30,000 -52.00%
Warrington - 8 £30,000 -
West Yorkshire +15 7 £49,250 +31.33%
Reading -23 7 £45,750 +30.71% 1
Berkshire -35 7 £45,750 +30.71% 1
Scotland +15 6 £27,500 -
Birmingham -12 6 £70,000 +36.58% 3
Staffordshire - 6 £30,500 -
York +12 5 £35,500 -
West Sussex +10 5 £42,500 -
Leeds +8 5 £62,500 +66.66%
North Yorkshire +7 5 £35,500 -48.17%
Wales -6 5 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Gloucestershire -9 5 £31,500 -42.72%
South West -27 5 £31,500 -31.89%
Cheltenham - 5 £31,500 -
Crawley -6 4 £42,500 -

Infrastructure Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 256 (45.31%) Windows
2 198 (35.04%) Microsoft
3 172 (30.44%) VMware
4 163 (28.85%) ITIL
5 130 (23.01%) SQL Server
5 130 (23.01%) Cisco
5 130 (23.01%) Finance
5 130 (23.01%) VMware Infrastructure
6 122 (21.59%) SAN
7 118 (20.88%) Linux
8 111 (19.65%) Firewall
9 100 (17.70%) Active Directory
10 98 (17.35%) Windows Server 2008
11 96 (16.99%) SQL
12 89 (15.75%) Business Continuity
13 87 (15.40%) HP
14 83 (14.69%) MS Exchange
15 82 (14.51%) MS Excel
16 79 (13.98%) Agile Software Development
17 77 (13.63%) Service Delivery
18 75 (13.27%) Project Management
19 73 (12.92%) NetApp
20 72 (12.74%) Citrix
20 72 (12.74%) Hyper-V
21 70 (12.39%) Windows Server 2012
22 67 (11.86%) WAN
23 63 (11.15%) Retail
24 60 (10.62%) Microsoft Certification
25 58 (10.27%) Windows Server 2003
26 56 (9.91%) Oracle

Infrastructure Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 83 (14.69%) MS Exchange
2 56 (9.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 55 (9.73%) IIS
4 51 (9.03%) Exchange Server 2013
5 34 (6.02%) SharePoint
6 31 (5.49%) WebSphere
7 29 (5.13%) WebLogic
8 27 (4.78%) Lync
9 25 (4.42%) Apache
10 19 (3.36%) SAS
10 19 (3.36%) NServiceBus
11 18 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2007
12 14 (2.48%) Tomcat
13 12 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2003
14 10 (1.77%) WordPress
15 7 (1.24%) Drupal
16 6 (1.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 5 (0.88%) JBoss
17 5 (0.88%) IBM Notes
17 5 (0.88%) OpenStack
Applications
1 82 (14.51%) MS Excel
2 35 (6.19%) MS Office
3 10 (1.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.24%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.88%) SPSS
6 3 (0.53%) MS Project
7 2 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.18%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 5 (0.88%) Sage 50
2 3 (0.53%) ION MarketView
2 3 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.35%) Magento
3 2 (0.35%) Summit
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 51 (9.03%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (7.26%) SaaS
3 39 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (3.54%) Office 365
5 13 (2.30%) PaaS
6 10 (1.77%) IaaS
7 8 (1.42%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.88%) Google Apps
9 4 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.35%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.35%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.18%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 122 (21.59%) SAN
2 111 (19.65%) Firewall
3 67 (11.86%) WAN
4 52 (9.20%) DNS
5 51 (9.03%) LAN
6 49 (8.67%) TCP/IP
7 43 (7.61%) VPN
8 37 (6.55%) DHCP
9 35 (6.19%) VoIP
10 26 (4.60%) VLAN
11 24 (4.25%) NAS
12 19 (3.36%) Fibre Channel
12 19 (3.36%) Internet
13 18 (3.19%) Wireless
13 18 (3.19%) WLAN
13 18 (3.19%) Network Security
13 18 (3.19%) iSCSI
14 14 (2.48%) Cisco IOS
15 12 (2.12%) SNMP
15 12 (2.12%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (23.01%) SQL Server
2 35 (6.19%) Oracle Database
3 34 (6.02%) Relational Database
4 31 (5.49%) DB2
5 30 (5.31%) MySQL
6 29 (5.13%) RDBMS
6 29 (5.13%) Oracle Exadata
7 19 (3.36%) RavenDB
7 19 (3.36%) NoSQL
7 19 (3.36%) Azure SQL Database
8 12 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (1.77%) CouchDB
10 9 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
10 9 (1.59%) Couchbase
10 9 (1.59%) Event Store
10 9 (1.59%) Redis
11 6 (1.06%) Hadoop
12 5 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 19 (3.36%) TeamCity
2 18 (3.19%) ReSharper
2 18 (3.19%) NCrunch
3 16 (2.83%) Visual Studio
4 13 (2.30%) Subversion
5 11 (1.95%) Git (software)
6 10 (1.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 10 (1.77%) Jasmine
7 9 (1.59%) JSUnit
8 8 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (1.42%) ClearQuest
8 8 (1.42%) MSI
8 8 (1.42%) InstallShield
9 3 (0.53%) JUnit
10 2 (0.35%) JIRA
11 1 (0.18%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.18%) Hudson
11 1 (0.18%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.18%) Ant
11 1 (0.18%) RequisitePro
General
1 130 (23.01%) Finance
2 63 (11.15%) Retail
3 44 (7.79%) Telecoms
4 36 (6.37%) Legal
5 33 (5.84%) Banking
6 17 (3.01%) Law
7 15 (2.65%) Marketing
8 12 (2.12%) Retail Banking
9 11 (1.95%) Manufacturing
9 11 (1.95%) Publishing
10 6 (1.06%) Games
10 6 (1.06%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.88%) Local Government
11 5 (0.88%) Advertising
12 4 (0.71%) Billing
13 3 (0.53%) Back Office
14 2 (0.35%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.35%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.35%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 94 (16.64%) Architect
2 80 (14.16%) Infrastructure Manager
3 68 (12.04%) Analyst
4 44 (7.79%) Solutions Architect
5 41 (7.26%) Infrastructure Architect
6 38 (6.73%) Operations Manager
7 37 (6.55%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
8 36 (6.37%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 34 (6.02%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
10 29 (5.13%) Developer
11 28 (4.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 26 (4.60%) Administrator
12 26 (4.60%) Service Manager
13 25 (4.42%) Server Analyst
14 23 (4.07%) Systems Administrator
14 23 (4.07%) Security Manager
15 21 (3.72%) Systems Engineer
16 18 (3.19%) .NET Developer
16 18 (3.19%) Team Leader
17 16 (2.83%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (8.50%) .NET
2 42 (7.43%) Web Services
3 33 (5.84%) Middleware
4 29 (5.13%) WebSphere MQ
4 29 (5.13%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 27 (4.78%) CSS
6 23 (4.07%) ASP.NET
7 22 (3.89%) HTML
8 20 (3.54%) WCF
9 19 (3.36%) .NET Framework
9 19 (3.36%) Entity Framework
9 19 (3.36%) LESS
9 19 (3.36%) MSMQ
9 19 (3.36%) AngularJS
9 19 (3.36%) Durandal
9 19 (3.36%) ASP.NET Web API
10 17 (3.01%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (1.77%) jQuery
11 10 (1.77%) LINQ
11 10 (1.77%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 48 (8.50%) Management Information System
1 48 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (6.02%) FMCG
3 33 (5.84%) FlexPod
4 31 (5.49%) Open Source
5 20 (3.54%) User Experience
6 17 (3.01%) CMDB
7 16 (2.83%) Client/Server
8 14 (2.48%) Thin Client
8 14 (2.48%) Fat Client
8 14 (2.48%) Computer Science
9 13 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (2.12%) Video Conferencing
11 11 (1.95%) Blog
12 10 (1.77%) Replication
13 9 (1.59%) Blackberry
14 8 (1.42%) Podcast
14 8 (1.42%) Derivative
14 8 (1.42%) Mobile App
14 8 (1.42%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 256 (45.31%) Windows
2 118 (20.88%) Linux
3 98 (17.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 70 (12.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 58 (10.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 46 (8.14%) UNIX
7 45 (7.96%) Windows 7
8 37 (6.55%) Solaris
9 34 (6.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 30 (5.31%) AIX
11 29 (5.13%) HPUX
11 29 (5.13%) SUSE
11 29 (5.13%) OS/400
11 29 (5.13%) zOS
12 25 (4.42%) Windows 8
13 16 (2.83%) Android
14 13 (2.30%) Apple iOS
15 11 (1.95%) Windows XP
16 10 (1.77%) Windows Phone
17 9 (1.59%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (28.85%) ITIL
2 89 (15.75%) Business Continuity
3 79 (13.98%) Agile Software Development
4 77 (13.63%) Service Delivery
5 75 (13.27%) Project Management
6 52 (9.20%) Incident Management
7 51 (9.03%) Service Management
7 51 (9.03%) Change Management
8 50 (8.85%) Resource Management
9 48 (8.50%) Coaching
10 43 (7.61%) Mentoring
11 39 (6.90%) Knowledge Management
12 38 (6.73%) PRINCE2
12 38 (6.73%) Problem Management
13 37 (6.55%) Continuous Improvement
14 35 (6.19%) Performance Tuning
14 35 (6.19%) DevOps
15 34 (6.02%) Migration
16 32 (5.66%) Configuration Management
17 27 (4.78%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (16.99%) SQL
2 27 (4.78%) Java
3 25 (4.42%) C#
4 24 (4.25%) JavaScript
5 22 (3.89%) PowerShell
6 12 (2.12%) Python
7 9 (1.59%) T-SQL
8 8 (1.42%) Perl
9 7 (1.24%) C
10 6 (1.06%) PHP
11 5 (0.88%) Bash Shell
11 5 (0.88%) R
12 2 (0.35%) VBScript
13 1 (0.18%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 60 (10.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 52 (9.20%) Degree
3 46 (8.14%) Cisco Certification
4 40 (7.08%) MCSE
5 39 (6.90%) CCNA
6 38 (6.73%) Security Cleared
7 36 (6.37%) SC Cleared
7 36 (6.37%) MCSA
8 22 (3.89%) ITIL Certification
9 21 (3.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 20 (3.54%) Citrix Certification
11 15 (2.65%) CCA
12 14 (2.48%) NCDA
13 11 (1.95%) DV Cleared
14 10 (1.77%) CISSP
15 9 (1.59%) MCP
15 9 (1.59%) MCITP
15 9 (1.59%) CISM
16 7 (1.24%) CCNP
16 7 (1.24%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (8.14%) SLA
2 22 (3.89%) QA
3 19 (3.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.24%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 2 (0.35%) HL7
8 1 (0.18%) GxP
System Software
1 130 (23.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 100 (17.70%) Active Directory
3 72 (12.74%) Hyper-V
4 34 (6.02%) vSphere
5 30 (5.31%) KVM
6 28 (4.96%) VMware Server
7 20 (3.54%) DFS Replication
8 17 (3.01%) VMware ESXi
9 16 (2.83%) XenApp
10 10 (1.77%) VMware ESX
11 9 (1.59%) Docker
12 4 (0.71%) Forefront TMG
12 4 (0.71%) XenServer
12 4 (0.71%) XenDesktop
12 4 (0.71%) Snort
13 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (0.53%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.53%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.35%) NFS
Systems Management
1 30 (5.31%) SCCM
2 29 (5.13%) Tivoli
3 25 (4.42%) Backup Exec
4 23 (4.07%) SCOM
5 14 (2.48%) Puppet
6 13 (2.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 12 (2.12%) Opscode Chef
8 11 (1.95%) OpenView
9 9 (1.59%) Nagios
10 6 (1.06%) SCVMM
10 6 (1.06%) SCOrch
10 6 (1.06%) SCSM
11 5 (0.88%) WSUS
12 4 (0.71%) NetBackup
13 3 (0.53%) Norton AntiVirus
13 3 (0.53%) XenMobile
14 2 (0.35%) Vagrant
14 2 (0.35%) MAILsweeper
14 2 (0.35%) ServiceCenter
14 2 (0.35%) Cacti
Vendors
1 198 (35.04%) Microsoft
2 172 (30.44%) VMware
3 130 (23.01%) Cisco
4 87 (15.40%) HP
5 73 (12.92%) NetApp
6 72 (12.74%) Citrix
7 56 (9.91%) Oracle
8 55 (9.73%) EMC
9 50 (8.85%) Symantec
10 46 (8.14%) CheckPoint
11 41 (7.26%) IBM
12 37 (6.55%) Red Hat
13 34 (6.02%) CA
14 33 (5.84%) BMC
15 31 (5.49%) Juniper
16 30 (5.31%) SolarWinds
17 29 (5.13%) Brocade
18 19 (3.36%) Red Gate
19 14 (2.48%) CommVault
20 13 (2.30%) Riverbed
City, London
Dabster Systems
Posted: Yesterday
England
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonua
Posted: 2 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Circa £50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 3 days ago
Ebbw Vale, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + + Bonus (10-15k) + Car + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Package & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £40,000 - £48,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkhamsted
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £17500 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Commission Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: £100,000 + Bonus, Healthcare, Pension and Life Insurance
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Wales
CGI
Salary: £40,000 - £48,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday, Benefits, Pension
Posted: 11 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Winchester
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago