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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Management
Rank 604 577 590
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +13
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure Management 304 337 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.31% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.38% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 214 192 277
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +10.52%

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
92095 89576 91817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.23% 81.81% 79.51%
Number of salaries quoted 75962 71840 78174
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 December 2014 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 19 December 2014. 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 -19 290 £47,500 -9.52% 19
London -14 95 £60,000 +9.09% 5
South East +32 76 £47,500 -10.37% 1
Surrey +7 28 £46,250 -22.91%
North West +1 28 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Berkshire +9 25 £40,000 -24.17%
West Midlands +2 23 £65,000 +23.80% 3
East of England -13 21 £70,000 +75.00% 2
City of London +24 20 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Birmingham +3 18 £65,000 +23.80% 1
South West -20 18 £38,750 -26.19%
Hertfordshire -1 17 £70,000 - 1
Yorkshire -44 17 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Manchester -17 14 £45,000 -10.00% 2
East Midlands +33 11 £40,000 -38.46% 2
Cheshire - 10 £18,500 -
Nottinghamshire +16 9 £40,000 -38.46%
Nottingham +15 9 £40,000 -38.46%
Scotland +9 9 - -
Leatherhead -4 9 £45,000 -25.00%
West Yorkshire -18 9 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Staines - 9 £47,500 -
Reading 0 8 £32,450 -38.77%
Hampshire -18 8 £46,250 -
Guildford - 8 £45,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -5 7 £70,000 -
Leeds -11 7 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Gloucestershire -13 7 £31,500 -21.25%
Cheltenham - 7 £31,500 -
Warrington - 6 £18,000 -

Infrastructure Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 233 (40.95%) Windows
2 170 (29.88%) VMware
3 152 (26.71%) Microsoft
4 141 (24.78%) ITIL
5 136 (23.90%) Finance
6 126 (22.14%) Linux
7 121 (21.27%) VMware Infrastructure
8 116 (20.39%) Cisco
8 116 (20.39%) SQL Server
9 101 (17.75%) SAN
10 88 (15.47%) Active Directory
11 87 (15.29%) Citrix
12 86 (15.11%) Firewall
13 82 (14.41%) SQL
14 81 (14.24%) Service Delivery
15 79 (13.88%) Service Management
16 78 (13.71%) Oracle
17 73 (12.83%) Security Cleared
18 69 (12.13%) HP
19 64 (11.25%) SLA
20 62 (10.90%) SC Cleared
21 61 (10.72%) Hyper-V
22 59 (10.37%) Degree
23 58 (10.19%) People Management
24 56 (9.84%) Windows Server 2008
25 55 (9.67%) Project Management
26 52 (9.14%) IIS
26 52 (9.14%) MS Exchange
27 51 (8.96%) MS Excel
28 50 (8.79%) SaaS

Infrastructure Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 52 (9.14%) IIS
1 52 (9.14%) MS Exchange
2 39 (6.85%) Apache
2 39 (6.85%) SharePoint
3 35 (6.15%) WebSphere
4 27 (4.75%) WebLogic
4 27 (4.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 24 (4.22%) Lync
6 20 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2013
7 18 (3.16%) NServiceBus
7 18 (3.16%) Tomcat
7 18 (3.16%) WordPress
8 15 (2.64%) SAS
9 9 (1.58%) JBoss
10 7 (1.23%) Drupal
11 6 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
11 6 (1.05%) IBM Notes
11 6 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
13 3 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 51 (8.96%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.64%) MS Office
3 7 (1.23%) SPSS
4 2 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.18%) MS Project
5 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.53%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 50 (8.79%) SaaS
2 34 (5.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (4.57%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (2.81%) Office 365
4 16 (2.81%) PaaS
5 13 (2.28%) IaaS
5 13 (2.28%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (0.88%) Amazon S3
6 5 (0.88%) ElastiCache
6 5 (0.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (0.35%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.35%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 101 (17.75%) SAN
2 86 (15.11%) Firewall
3 49 (8.61%) WAN
4 45 (7.91%) VPN
5 41 (7.21%) LAN
6 40 (7.03%) DNS
7 28 (4.92%) DHCP
7 28 (4.92%) TCP/IP
8 27 (4.75%) Wireless
9 23 (4.04%) MPLS
9 23 (4.04%) Network Security
10 20 (3.51%) Internet
10 20 (3.51%) VoIP
11 19 (3.34%) IPsec
12 18 (3.16%) Unified Communications
13 15 (2.64%) NAS
13 15 (2.64%) Broadband
14 12 (2.11%) NetScaler
15 11 (1.93%) SSL
15 11 (1.93%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (20.39%) SQL Server
2 37 (6.50%) Oracle Database
3 35 (6.15%) MySQL
4 32 (5.62%) Relational Database
5 30 (5.27%) DB2
6 28 (4.92%) RDBMS
7 27 (4.75%) Oracle Exadata
8 25 (4.39%) SQL Server 2012
9 18 (3.16%) RavenDB
9 18 (3.16%) NoSQL
9 18 (3.16%) Azure SQL Database
10 9 (1.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
14 4 (0.70%) Oracle Database 12c
14 4 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
15 3 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (4.04%) TeamCity
1 23 (4.04%) Git (software)
2 18 (3.16%) Jasmine
2 18 (3.16%) NCrunch
2 18 (3.16%) Subversion
2 18 (3.16%) ReSharper
3 9 (1.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 7 (1.23%) Jenkins
5 6 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (0.88%) ClearQuest
6 5 (0.88%) MSI
6 5 (0.88%) InstallShield
6 5 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (0.88%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.35%) JUnit
General
1 136 (23.90%) Finance
2 47 (8.26%) Telecoms
3 38 (6.68%) Banking
4 26 (4.57%) Retail
5 22 (3.87%) Local Government
6 19 (3.34%) Legal
7 14 (2.46%) Law
8 10 (1.76%) Marketing
9 7 (1.23%) Retail Banking
9 7 (1.23%) Back Office
10 4 (0.70%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.70%) Private Banking
10 4 (0.70%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.53%) German Language
11 3 (0.53%) Advertising
11 3 (0.53%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.35%) Portuguese Language
12 2 (0.35%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.35%) French Language
13 1 (0.18%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 116 (20.39%) Architect
2 83 (14.59%) Infrastructure Manager
3 58 (10.19%) Service Manager
4 55 (9.67%) Infrastructure Architect
5 52 (9.14%) Solutions Architect
6 46 (8.08%) Analyst
7 37 (6.50%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 25 (4.39%) Support Engineer
9 24 (4.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 23 (4.04%) Developer
10 23 (4.04%) Administrator
10 23 (4.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 22 (3.87%) Junior
11 22 (3.87%) Systems Administrator
12 20 (3.51%) .NET Developer
12 20 (3.51%) C# Developer
12 20 (3.51%) C# .NET Developer
13 19 (3.34%) Consultant
14 18 (3.16%) Systems Engineer
15 16 (2.81%) Junior Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (6.68%) .NET
2 37 (6.50%) Middleware
3 36 (6.33%) Web Services
4 27 (4.75%) CSS
4 27 (4.75%) WebSphere MQ
5 23 (4.04%) ASP.NET
6 21 (3.69%) HTML
7 20 (3.51%) jQuery
7 20 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC
8 19 (3.34%) WCF
9 18 (3.16%) LINQ
9 18 (3.16%) .NET Framework
9 18 (3.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 18 (3.16%) PhoneGap
9 18 (3.16%) Backbone.js
9 18 (3.16%) KnockoutJS
9 18 (3.16%) LESS
9 18 (3.16%) Ember.js
9 18 (3.16%) AngularJS
9 18 (3.16%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 49 (8.61%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (6.50%) Management Information System
3 30 (5.27%) Open Source
4 27 (4.75%) FlexPod
5 18 (3.16%) User Experience
6 17 (2.99%) Mobile App
6 17 (2.99%) Computer Science
6 17 (2.99%) CMDB
7 12 (2.11%) Video Conferencing
8 10 (1.76%) Clustering
8 10 (1.76%) PKI
9 9 (1.58%) Replication
9 9 (1.58%) Thin Client
9 9 (1.58%) Fat Client
10 7 (1.23%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.23%) Fixed Income
10 7 (1.23%) Derivative
11 6 (1.05%) Human Factors
11 6 (1.05%) Data Structures
12 5 (0.88%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 233 (40.95%) Windows
2 126 (22.14%) Linux
3 56 (9.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 49 (8.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 44 (7.73%) UNIX
6 42 (7.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 35 (6.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 34 (5.98%) Solaris
9 32 (5.62%) AIX
9 32 (5.62%) Windows 7
10 28 (4.92%) HPUX
11 27 (4.75%) OS/400
11 27 (4.75%) zOS
11 27 (4.75%) SUSE
12 19 (3.34%) Android
13 18 (3.16%) Apple iOS
13 18 (3.16%) Windows Phone
14 12 (2.11%) Windows 8
15 7 (1.23%) Windows 2000
16 4 (0.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (24.78%) ITIL
2 81 (14.24%) Service Delivery
3 79 (13.88%) Service Management
4 58 (10.19%) People Management
5 55 (9.67%) Project Management
6 48 (8.44%) Coaching
7 47 (8.26%) Mentoring
7 47 (8.26%) Business Continuity
8 44 (7.73%) Performance Tuning
9 37 (6.50%) Change Management
10 33 (5.80%) TOGAF
11 32 (5.62%) PRINCE2
12 30 (5.27%) Agile Software Development
13 29 (5.10%) Continuous Improvement
14 28 (4.92%) Configuration Management
15 27 (4.75%) Change Control
16 26 (4.57%) Problem Management
17 25 (4.39%) Load Balancing
18 24 (4.22%) Stakeholder Management
19 23 (4.04%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 82 (14.41%) SQL
2 28 (4.92%) Java
3 23 (4.04%) C#
4 20 (3.51%) JavaScript
5 15 (2.64%) PowerShell
6 11 (1.93%) C
7 9 (1.58%) Python
8 7 (1.23%) R
9 6 (1.05%) Perl
10 5 (0.88%) Ruby
11 3 (0.53%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.53%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.53%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.35%) Korn
12 2 (0.35%) PHP
12 2 (0.35%) VBScript
12 2 (0.35%) VB
12 2 (0.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 73 (12.83%) Security Cleared
2 62 (10.90%) SC Cleared
3 59 (10.37%) Degree
4 38 (6.68%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (5.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 25 (4.39%) MCSE
6 25 (4.39%) CCNA
7 19 (3.34%) Citrix Certification
8 16 (2.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 13 (2.28%) DV Cleared
10 11 (1.93%) MCSA
10 11 (1.93%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (1.76%) MCP
12 9 (1.58%) CCA
13 8 (1.41%) NCDA
13 8 (1.41%) CCNP
14 6 (1.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 6 (1.05%) MCITP
15 5 (0.88%) CCIE
16 4 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (11.25%) SLA
2 15 (2.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (2.64%) QA
3 7 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (1.05%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.88%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.70%) COBIT
7 2 (0.35%) COSO
System Software
1 121 (21.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 88 (15.47%) Active Directory
3 61 (10.72%) Hyper-V
4 28 (4.92%) vSphere
5 27 (4.75%) KVM
6 16 (2.81%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (2.46%) XenApp
8 10 (1.76%) XenDesktop
9 9 (1.58%) XenServer
10 7 (1.23%) VMware ESX
11 6 (1.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 5 (0.88%) VMware Server
12 5 (0.88%) Firmware
13 4 (0.70%) ISA Server
13 4 (0.70%) Xen
13 4 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
13 4 (0.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 3 (0.53%) VMware Workstation
14 3 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
14 3 (0.53%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 30 (5.27%) SCCM
2 29 (5.10%) Tivoli
3 23 (4.04%) SCOM
4 14 (2.46%) Puppet
5 11 (1.93%) Backup Exec
5 11 (1.93%) OpenView
6 10 (1.76%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (1.76%) XenMobile
7 9 (1.58%) Nagios
7 9 (1.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 9 (1.58%) Cacti
7 9 (1.58%) Ganglia
8 6 (1.05%) SCOrch
8 6 (1.05%) FortiGate
9 5 (0.88%) collectd
9 5 (0.88%) StatsD
9 5 (0.88%) Ansible
9 5 (0.88%) Cisco Prime
9 5 (0.88%) logstash
9 5 (0.88%) Salt
Vendors
1 170 (29.88%) VMware
2 152 (26.71%) Microsoft
3 116 (20.39%) Cisco
4 87 (15.29%) Citrix
5 78 (13.71%) Oracle
6 69 (12.13%) HP
7 49 (8.61%) Symantec
8 47 (8.26%) CheckPoint
9 44 (7.73%) EMC
10 39 (6.85%) NetApp
11 38 (6.68%) Red Hat
11 38 (6.68%) IBM
12 37 (6.50%) Juniper
13 36 (6.33%) BMC
14 32 (5.62%) CA
15 27 (4.75%) Brocade
16 20 (3.51%) Google
17 19 (3.34%) Red Gate
18 18 (3.16%) Xamarin
19 10 (1.76%) Polycom
England
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonua
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 60k OTE
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ABW Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: From £30,755.01 to £40,350.75 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Unspecified Flexible depending on experience + attractive package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits Extensive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkhamsted
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £17500 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Commission Package
Posted: 5 days ago
England
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £80K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Bens and package
Posted: 6 days ago
Matlock
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago