The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Infrastructure Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 412 397 442
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +45
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 650 739 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.59% 0.64% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.68% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 544 566 453
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104280 108595 100152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.52% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 86823 87800 83027
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Infrastructure Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager within the UK.

Infrastructure Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 within the UK.

Infrastructure Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Manager
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 Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 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 -23 614 £52,500 - 40
London -7 244 £59,500 +4.84% 19
South East -12 142 £55,000 +4.76% 9
City of London +8 51 £62,500 +7.75% 2
North West -3 45 £50,000 - 2
South West +16 44 £50,000 -4.76% 3
Yorkshire -21 42 £45,000 -5.26%
East of England +16 37 £53,500 +18.88% 1
West Midlands -32 35 £49,750 -9.54% 3
Berkshire -45 31 £60,000 - 3
Hampshire +13 29 £45,000 +11.59% 2
Manchester -9 28 £50,000 +6.95% 2
East Midlands +14 27 £50,000 +8.10% 3
Middlesex +26 26 £55,000 +37.50%
West Sussex +13 26 £45,000 -23.40%
West Yorkshire -28 23 £48,750 +2.63%
Wiltshire +12 22 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Surrey +1 22 £55,000 +8.37%
South Yorkshire +17 19 £43,250 -31.88%
Reading -10 17 £57,500 -6.50% 2
Leeds -11 17 £47,500 +5.55%
Scotland -12 15 £50,000 +11.73% 3
Northamptonshire +16 14 £50,000 +5.26%
Swindon +13 14 £60,000 +14.28% 1
Northampton +6 13 £50,000 +5.26%
Bedfordshire - 13 £52,500 -
Luton - 12 £50,000 -
Sheffield +8 11 £49,500 -22.04%
Southampton +3 11 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Leatherhead +3 11 £55,000 -

Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Infrastructure Manager in their job title 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 with Infrastructure Manager in their job title.

1 484 (37.55%) Project Management
2 441 (34.21%) PRINCE2
3 398 (30.88%) Windows
4 383 (29.71%) Finance
5 376 (29.17%) ITIL
6 339 (26.30%) Data Centre
7 324 (25.14%) VMware
8 251 (19.47%) Microsoft
9 223 (17.30%) WAN
10 216 (16.76%) Stakeholder Management
11 201 (15.59%) VMware Infrastructure
12 194 (15.05%) Cisco
13 183 (14.20%) LAN
14 180 (13.96%) Active Directory
15 144 (11.17%) Citrix
16 142 (11.02%) SAN
16 142 (11.02%) Firewall
17 139 (10.78%) Retail
18 128 (9.93%) Service Delivery
19 124 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
20 113 (8.77%) Linux
21 111 (8.61%) Change Management
22 100 (7.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
23 95 (7.37%) Service Management
23 95 (7.37%) PMI Certification
24 94 (7.29%) MS Excel
24 94 (7.29%) Windows Server 2008
25 93 (7.21%) Disaster Recovery
26 90 (6.98%) Degree
27 89 (6.90%) Banking

Infrastructure Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Infrastructure Manager in their job title 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 with Infrastructure Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 87 (6.75%) MS Exchange
2 53 (4.11%) SharePoint
3 39 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 33 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 28 (2.17%) IIS
6 23 (1.78%) Lync
7 13 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (0.85%) MS Project Server
9 7 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (0.54%) Apache
9 7 (0.54%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.47%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.31%) Oracle Coherence
12 3 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2003
12 3 (0.23%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.23%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.16%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.16%) Moodle
13 2 (0.16%) Confluence
Applications
1 94 (7.29%) MS Excel
2 54 (4.19%) MS Office
3 37 (2.87%) MS Project
4 10 (0.78%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.16%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.078%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.078%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (0.47%) Maximo
2 6 (0.47%) Summit
3 3 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.16%) Agresso
4 2 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.078%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.078%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 58 (4.50%) Office 365
2 42 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (1.71%) IaaS
5 20 (1.55%) PaaS
6 13 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (0.70%) SaaS
8 7 (0.54%) Mimecast
9 4 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.16%) Google App Engine
10 2 (0.16%) Google Compute Engine
10 2 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.078%) Yammer
11 1 (0.078%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.078%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.078%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 223 (17.30%) WAN
2 183 (14.20%) LAN
3 142 (11.02%) SAN
3 142 (11.02%) Firewall
4 69 (5.35%) DNS
5 65 (5.04%) VPN
6 60 (4.65%) DHCP
7 52 (4.03%) TCP/IP
8 49 (3.80%) VoIP
9 45 (3.49%) MPLS
10 44 (3.41%) Wireless
11 36 (2.79%) VLAN
12 30 (2.33%) NAS
13 28 (2.17%) Internet
14 27 (2.09%) Network Security
15 23 (1.78%) Unified Communications
16 18 (1.40%) Wi-Fi
17 17 (1.32%) WLAN
17 17 (1.32%) Extranet
18 15 (1.16%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 38 (2.95%) Oracle Database
3 26 (2.02%) Oracle Database 11g
4 20 (1.55%) Oracle Exadata
5 19 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 18 (1.40%) MySQL
7 15 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (0.62%) Amazon RDS
10 7 (0.54%) SQL Server 2000
11 6 (0.47%) DB2
11 6 (0.47%) Relational Database
12 5 (0.39%) Big Data
12 5 (0.39%) SQLPlus
12 5 (0.39%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (0.39%) Oracle9i Database
13 4 (0.31%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.23%) NoSQL
14 3 (0.23%) Informix
15 2 (0.16%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (0.31%) JIRA
2 3 (0.23%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.16%) Maven
4 1 (0.078%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 383 (29.71%) Finance
2 139 (10.78%) Retail
3 89 (6.90%) Banking
4 87 (6.75%) Telecoms
5 42 (3.26%) Back Office
6 38 (2.95%) Manufacturing
7 33 (2.56%) Legal
8 22 (1.71%) Investment Banking
9 21 (1.63%) Marketing
10 17 (1.32%) Billing
10 17 (1.32%) Advertising
10 17 (1.32%) Law
11 14 (1.09%) Games
12 13 (1.01%) Retail Banking
13 6 (0.47%) Multimedia
14 5 (0.39%) Spanish Language
15 4 (0.31%) Portuguese Language
16 3 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
17 2 (0.16%) Financial Institution
17 2 (0.16%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (1.55%) Oracle Fusion
2 18 (1.40%) Web Services
3 17 (1.32%) Middleware
4 7 (0.54%) .NET
5 4 (0.31%) SAP Basis
6 3 (0.23%) X-Windows
7 2 (0.16%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.078%) boto
8 1 (0.078%) WebSockets
8 1 (0.078%) Ultra Messaging
8 1 (0.078%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.078%) ISPF
8 1 (0.078%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 339 (26.30%) Data Centre
2 66 (5.12%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (2.95%) PMI
4 35 (2.72%) Management Information System
5 24 (1.86%) FMCG
6 19 (1.47%) Computer Science
6 19 (1.47%) Clustering
7 18 (1.40%) Video Conferencing
8 12 (0.93%) iSeries
9 11 (0.85%) Client/Server
10 10 (0.78%) EPoS
10 10 (0.78%) Mainframe
10 10 (0.78%) Life Science
10 10 (0.78%) Hedge funds
11 9 (0.70%) BYOD
11 9 (0.70%) Blackberry
11 9 (0.70%) Replication
12 8 (0.62%) Thin Client
12 8 (0.62%) Fat Client
13 7 (0.54%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 398 (30.88%) Windows
2 113 (8.77%) Linux
3 94 (7.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 82 (6.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 69 (5.35%) UNIX
6 42 (3.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 33 (2.56%) Windows XP
8 32 (2.48%) Windows 7
9 31 (2.40%) Solaris
10 17 (1.32%) Windows 8
11 14 (1.09%) AIX
12 8 (0.62%) Android
13 5 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (0.31%) VMS
14 4 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
14 4 (0.31%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.23%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.23%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.16%) Windows 2000
16 2 (0.16%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 484 (37.55%) Project Management
2 441 (34.21%) PRINCE2
3 376 (29.17%) ITIL
4 216 (16.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 128 (9.93%) Service Delivery
6 124 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
7 111 (8.61%) Change Management
8 95 (7.37%) Service Management
9 93 (7.21%) Disaster Recovery
10 89 (6.90%) Migration
11 74 (5.74%) Risk Management
12 72 (5.59%) Programme Management
13 65 (5.04%) Infrastructure Management
14 64 (4.97%) Supplier Management
15 58 (4.50%) People Management
16 52 (4.03%) Change Control
17 50 (3.88%) Continuous Improvement
17 50 (3.88%) Business Continuity
18 47 (3.65%) Project Planning
19 46 (3.57%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (6.75%) SQL
2 27 (2.09%) PowerShell
3 21 (1.63%) C
4 12 (0.93%) Java
4 12 (0.93%) Python
4 12 (0.93%) Bash Shell
5 11 (0.85%) Perl
6 9 (0.70%) Ruby
7 7 (0.54%) C#
8 6 (0.47%) T-SQL
9 5 (0.39%) PL/SQL
10 4 (0.31%) PHP
11 3 (0.23%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.16%) Lingo
12 2 (0.16%) Korn
13 1 (0.078%) C++
13 1 (0.078%) VBScript
13 1 (0.078%) VBA
Qualifications
1 100 (7.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 95 (7.37%) PMI Certification
3 90 (6.98%) Degree
4 85 (6.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 84 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 74 (5.74%) MCSE
7 70 (5.43%) PMP
8 56 (4.34%) Cisco Certification
9 48 (3.72%) Security Cleared
10 46 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
11 42 (3.26%) CCNA
12 37 (2.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 37 (2.87%) SC Cleared
13 27 (2.09%) ISEB
14 23 (1.78%) MCSA
15 22 (1.71%) MCITP
16 18 (1.40%) CCNP
17 15 (1.16%) APMP
18 13 (1.01%) MCP
18 13 (1.01%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (5.35%) SLA
2 17 (1.32%) QA
3 16 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.62%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.62%) PMBOK
5 7 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.31%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.31%) COBIT
7 1 (0.078%) Solvency II
System Software
1 201 (15.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 180 (13.96%) Active Directory
3 86 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 38 (2.95%) XenApp
5 24 (1.86%) VMware ESX
6 15 (1.16%) XenDesktop
7 11 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (0.78%) vSphere
9 9 (0.70%) Terminal Server
10 7 (0.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 7 (0.54%) ISA Server
11 6 (0.47%) Terminal Services
12 4 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
12 4 (0.31%) XenServer
13 3 (0.23%) vCloud
13 3 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.16%) VirtualBox
15 1 (0.078%) iptables
15 1 (0.078%) pfSense
15 1 (0.078%) MDaemon
Systems Management
1 39 (3.03%) SCCM
2 15 (1.16%) SCOM
3 14 (1.09%) Backup Exec
3 14 (1.09%) Puppet
4 12 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.54%) WSUS
6 6 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.31%) Plesk
7 4 (0.31%) Ansible
7 4 (0.31%) SCDPM
7 4 (0.31%) cPanel
8 3 (0.23%) Zenoss
9 2 (0.16%) Nagios
9 2 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.16%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (0.16%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.16%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.078%) Graylog
10 1 (0.078%) Cisco Prime
10 1 (0.078%) logstash
Vendors
1 324 (25.14%) VMware
2 251 (19.47%) Microsoft
3 194 (15.05%) Cisco
4 144 (11.17%) Citrix
5 86 (6.67%) HP
6 76 (5.90%) Oracle
7 50 (3.88%) NetApp
8 38 (2.95%) EMC
9 26 (2.02%) Juniper
10 20 (1.55%) Dell
11 15 (1.16%) CheckPoint
12 14 (1.09%) IBM
12 14 (1.09%) Veeam
13 12 (0.93%) Websense
13 12 (0.93%) Symantec
14 11 (0.85%) F5
15 10 (0.78%) Red Hat
15 10 (0.78%) 3PAR
16 9 (0.70%) Computacenter
16 9 (0.70%) SolarWinds
Newbury, Berkshire
Roc Search Limited
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
South East London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 60k per year + Car + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Quindell Resourcing Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Quindell Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum 35-40k plus bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton-In-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + car + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
The Resourcing Hub
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum £55,000 - £65,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Capgemini
Salary: competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Bloomberg LP
Posted: 6 days ago
Ilford, Essex
London Borough of Redbridge
Salary: From £54,402 to £57,763 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago