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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Management
Rank 641 614 619
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +5
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure Management 270 267 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.25% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.31% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 200 187 236
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,751 £35,000 £30,343
10% offered a salary of more than £77,750 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.50% +5.26%

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
93494 86460 92834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.95% 81.20% 79.04%
Number of salaries quoted 74681 71102 78432
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -26 245 £54,000 +8.00% 20
London -19 81 £60,000 +9.09% 6
South East +5 69 £42,500 -3.40% 4
Surrey 0 26 £45,000 +11.11%
City of London +9 22 £57,500 +10.57% 2
North West -5 21 £50,925 +1.85% 2
Scotland -3 19 £47,250 -
Leatherhead -1 16 £45,000 +7.78%
East of England -6 16 £60,000 -27.27% 4
Manchester -3 14 £50,000 - 1
West Midlands -15 14 £65,000 +23.80% 1
South West -33 14 £60,000 +20.00%
Birmingham -6 12 £65,000 +23.80% 1
Hampshire -1 11 £75,000 +100.00% 2
East Midlands -14 11 £40,000 -42.85% 1
Yorkshire -52 10 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Kent +8 9 £30,000 -36.84% 1
Hertfordshire -11 9 £60,000 -27.27% 2
East Sussex - 9 £35,000 -
Eastbourne - 9 £35,000 -
Highlands +15 8 - -
Inverness +14 8 - -
Bristol -10 8 £62,500 +19.04%
Berkshire -10 8 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Derbyshire -14 6 - -
Reading -16 6 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Folkestone - 6 £30,000 -
Staines +17 5 - -
West Yorkshire -22 5 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Farnborough - 5 - -

Infrastructure Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 228 (44.02%) Windows
2 162 (31.27%) VMware
3 143 (27.61%) Finance
4 142 (27.41%) Microsoft
5 139 (26.83%) Linux
6 135 (26.06%) ITIL
7 112 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
8 103 (19.88%) SQL Server
9 90 (17.37%) Oracle
10 89 (17.18%) Active Directory
11 86 (16.60%) SQL
12 78 (15.06%) Service Delivery
12 78 (15.06%) Cisco
13 77 (14.86%) Degree
14 72 (13.90%) SAN
15 71 (13.71%) Service Management
16 66 (12.74%) Citrix
17 63 (12.16%) Firewall
18 59 (11.39%) IIS
19 56 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
20 55 (10.62%) People Management
20 55 (10.62%) Project Management
21 53 (10.23%) Agile Software Development
22 52 (10.04%) Apache
22 52 (10.04%) MS Excel
23 51 (9.85%) UNIX
23 51 (9.85%) Windows Server 2008
24 50 (9.65%) Hyper-V
25 49 (9.46%) Performance Tuning
25 49 (9.46%) .NET

Infrastructure Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 59 (11.39%) IIS
2 52 (10.04%) Apache
3 34 (6.56%) MS Exchange
4 33 (6.37%) SharePoint
5 29 (5.60%) WordPress
5 29 (5.60%) NServiceBus
6 23 (4.44%) Tomcat
7 21 (4.05%) WebSphere
8 18 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2010
9 17 (3.28%) Lync
10 13 (2.51%) WebLogic
11 12 (2.32%) SAS
12 10 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2007
12 10 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2013
13 6 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (1.16%) Alfresco
14 5 (0.97%) Adobe CQ
15 4 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
15 4 (0.77%) Drupal
15 4 (0.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 52 (10.04%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.16%) PowerPivot
3 5 (0.97%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.58%) MS Project
4 3 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.39%) MS Office
6 1 (0.19%) SPSS
6 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.19%) HiPortfolio
3 1 (0.19%) SimCorp Dimension
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 56 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (7.92%) SaaS
3 15 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (2.90%) Office 365
3 15 (2.90%) IaaS
4 12 (2.32%) PaaS
5 5 (0.97%) ElastiCache
5 5 (0.97%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 5 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (0.97%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.19%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 72 (13.90%) SAN
2 63 (12.16%) Firewall
3 41 (7.92%) WAN
4 40 (7.72%) LAN
5 38 (7.34%) DNS
6 34 (6.56%) VPN
7 29 (5.60%) TCP/IP
8 23 (4.44%) Network Security
9 20 (3.86%) Wireless
10 16 (3.09%) VoIP
10 16 (3.09%) LDAP
10 16 (3.09%) DHCP
11 13 (2.51%) NAS
12 10 (1.93%) MPLS
13 9 (1.74%) Broadband
14 8 (1.54%) VLAN
14 8 (1.54%) OpenLDAP
14 8 (1.54%) Unified Communications
15 6 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
15 6 (1.16%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (19.88%) SQL Server
2 41 (7.92%) NoSQL
3 39 (7.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 35 (6.76%) Azure SQL Database
5 29 (5.60%) RavenDB
6 26 (5.02%) Oracle Database
7 24 (4.63%) MySQL
8 16 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
9 14 (2.70%) DB2
9 14 (2.70%) RDBMS
9 14 (2.70%) Relational Database
10 13 (2.51%) Oracle Exadata
11 11 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (2.12%) SQL Server 2005
12 9 (1.74%) Hadoop
13 8 (1.54%) Big Data
14 7 (1.35%) Oracle Database 12c
14 7 (1.35%) MongoDB
14 7 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 34 (6.56%) TeamCity
1 34 (6.56%) Git (software)
2 29 (5.60%) ReSharper
2 29 (5.60%) Subversion
2 29 (5.60%) Jasmine
2 29 (5.60%) NCrunch
3 13 (2.51%) Jenkins
4 6 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 6 (1.16%) Artifactory
4 6 (1.16%) Maven
5 5 (0.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (0.58%) MSI
7 2 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
General
1 143 (27.61%) Finance
2 44 (8.49%) Telecoms
3 36 (6.95%) Banking
4 27 (5.21%) Retail
5 21 (4.05%) Legal
6 17 (3.28%) Back Office
6 17 (3.28%) Local Government
7 10 (1.93%) Law
8 9 (1.74%) Marketing
9 6 (1.16%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.77%) Retail Banking
10 4 (0.77%) Private Banking
10 4 (0.77%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.77%) German Language
10 4 (0.77%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.58%) Advertising
12 2 (0.39%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.39%) French Language
12 2 (0.39%) Portuguese Language
13 1 (0.19%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 86 (16.60%) Architect
2 79 (15.25%) Infrastructure Manager
3 52 (10.04%) Service Manager
4 43 (8.30%) Developer
5 40 (7.72%) Infrastructure Architect
6 29 (5.60%) .NET Developer
6 29 (5.60%) C# Developer
6 29 (5.60%) Solutions Architect
6 29 (5.60%) C# .NET Developer
7 26 (5.02%) Analyst
8 22 (4.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 21 (4.05%) Junior
10 20 (3.86%) Consultant
11 19 (3.67%) Administrator
12 18 (3.47%) Systems Administrator
13 17 (3.28%) Senior Developer
13 17 (3.28%) Delivery Manager
13 17 (3.28%) Junior Service Manager
14 16 (3.09%) Support Engineer
14 16 (3.09%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (9.46%) .NET
2 42 (8.11%) Web Services
3 38 (7.34%) ASP.NET
4 37 (7.14%) CSS
5 35 (6.76%) HTML
6 33 (6.37%) jQuery
7 29 (5.60%) ASP.NET MVC
7 29 (5.60%) Durandal
7 29 (5.60%) ASP.NET Web API
7 29 (5.60%) MSMQ
7 29 (5.60%) .NET Framework
7 29 (5.60%) WCF
7 29 (5.60%) LINQ
7 29 (5.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 29 (5.60%) PhoneGap
7 29 (5.60%) Backbone.js
7 29 (5.60%) KnockoutJS
7 29 (5.60%) LESS
7 29 (5.60%) Ember.js
7 29 (5.60%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 37 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 29 (5.60%) Mobile App
2 29 (5.60%) User Experience
3 28 (5.41%) Computer Science
4 26 (5.02%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (4.44%) Open Source
6 16 (3.09%) Human Factors
7 15 (2.90%) Clustering
8 13 (2.51%) Firmware
8 13 (2.51%) FlexPod
9 11 (2.12%) Replication
10 10 (1.93%) GIS
11 8 (1.54%) CMDB
11 8 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
12 7 (1.35%) iPad
13 6 (1.16%) Telematics
13 6 (1.16%) Visualisation
13 6 (1.16%) Blog
14 5 (0.97%) FMCG
14 5 (0.97%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 228 (44.02%) Windows
2 139 (26.83%) Linux
3 51 (9.85%) UNIX
3 51 (9.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 45 (8.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 33 (6.37%) Solaris
6 31 (5.98%) Android
6 31 (5.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (5.60%) Windows Phone
7 29 (5.60%) Apple iOS
8 25 (4.83%) Windows 7
9 23 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 23 (4.44%) AIX
10 16 (3.09%) HPUX
11 13 (2.51%) zOS
11 13 (2.51%) OS/400
11 13 (2.51%) SUSE
12 8 (1.54%) Windows 8
13 7 (1.35%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.39%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (26.06%) ITIL
2 78 (15.06%) Service Delivery
3 71 (13.71%) Service Management
4 55 (10.62%) Project Management
4 55 (10.62%) People Management
5 53 (10.23%) Agile Software Development
6 49 (9.46%) Performance Tuning
7 42 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
8 37 (7.14%) SOA
9 31 (5.98%) TDD
10 30 (5.79%) Problem Management
11 29 (5.60%) Unit Testing
11 29 (5.60%) Domain-Driven Design
11 29 (5.60%) Continuous Improvement
11 29 (5.60%) iOS Development
11 29 (5.60%) Android Development
11 29 (5.60%) Mobile Application Development
11 29 (5.60%) Pair Programming
12 28 (5.41%) Load Balancing
13 27 (5.21%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 86 (16.60%) SQL
2 38 (7.34%) C#
3 35 (6.76%) JavaScript
4 28 (5.41%) Java
5 17 (3.28%) PowerShell
6 10 (1.93%) VB
7 9 (1.74%) Python
8 8 (1.54%) Shell Script
8 8 (1.54%) Ruby
9 6 (1.16%) T-SQL
10 5 (0.97%) C
10 5 (0.97%) PL/SQL
11 4 (0.77%) VBScript
11 4 (0.77%) Perl
11 4 (0.77%) VBA
12 2 (0.39%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.39%) Korn
13 1 (0.19%) R
Qualifications
1 77 (14.86%) Degree
2 46 (8.88%) Security Cleared
3 37 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 35 (6.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 30 (5.79%) Cisco Certification
6 25 (4.83%) MCSE
7 23 (4.44%) CCNA
8 15 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
9 14 (2.70%) CCNP
10 13 (2.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 12 (2.32%) OCA
11 12 (2.32%) Oracle Certification
12 9 (1.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 7 (1.35%) MCITP
14 6 (1.16%) CCSE
15 5 (0.97%) MCSA
16 4 (0.77%) Citrix Certification
17 3 (0.58%) CISSP
17 3 (0.58%) DV Cleared
17 3 (0.58%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (8.69%) SLA
2 12 (2.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.74%) QA
3 9 (1.74%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.74%) ISO 9001
4 7 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.77%) COBIT
6 1 (0.19%) COSO
System Software
1 112 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 89 (17.18%) Active Directory
3 50 (9.65%) Hyper-V
4 25 (4.83%) vSphere
5 14 (2.70%) KVM
6 12 (2.32%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (1.54%) XenApp
8 7 (1.35%) VMware ESX
8 7 (1.35%) Oracle RMAN
9 5 (0.97%) ISA Server
9 5 (0.97%) XenDesktop
9 5 (0.97%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 4 (0.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (0.77%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (0.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 3 (0.58%) VMware Server
11 3 (0.58%) Xen
11 3 (0.58%) RHEV
12 2 (0.39%) Forefront TMG
12 2 (0.39%) NFS
Systems Management
1 29 (5.60%) SCCM
2 21 (4.05%) Tivoli
3 17 (3.28%) Puppet
4 13 (2.51%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (2.32%) SCOM
6 11 (2.12%) Data Guard
7 9 (1.74%) Ganglia
8 6 (1.16%) Ansible
8 6 (1.16%) SolarWinds Orion
9 5 (0.97%) logstash
9 5 (0.97%) Salt
9 5 (0.97%) Graylog2
9 5 (0.97%) Munin
9 5 (0.97%) Cacti
9 5 (0.97%) collectd
9 5 (0.97%) StatsD
10 4 (0.77%) Cobbler
10 4 (0.77%) FortiGate
11 3 (0.58%) SCOrch
11 3 (0.58%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 162 (31.27%) VMware
2 142 (27.41%) Microsoft
3 90 (17.37%) Oracle
4 78 (15.06%) Cisco
5 66 (12.74%) Citrix
6 39 (7.53%) HP
7 38 (7.34%) Red Hat
8 34 (6.56%) CheckPoint
9 30 (5.79%) Google
10 29 (5.60%) Red Gate
10 29 (5.60%) Xamarin
10 29 (5.60%) IBM
11 25 (4.83%) BMC
12 24 (4.63%) EMC
12 24 (4.63%) Juniper
13 21 (4.05%) Symantec
14 17 (3.28%) JBoss
15 15 (2.90%) CA
16 13 (2.51%) NetApp
16 13 (2.51%) Brocade
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum +6k bonus + car or allowance + benef
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum +6k bonus + car or allowance + benef
Posted: Yesterday
London
Broady Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum +6k bonus + car or allowance + benef
Posted: Yesterday
London, United Kingdom
King Edward VII's Hospital Sister Agnes
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + pension, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £1111 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Consult Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £0 to £47000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkhamsted
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £17500 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Commission Package
Posted: 6 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Yorkshire Staffing Services
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 20 days ago