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

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 371 443 442
Rank change year-on-year
+72 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 772 576 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.68% 0.53% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.56% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 637 471 479
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%

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
107606 103134 107111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.61% 94.59% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 88212 85621 91371
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 October 2014 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 October 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
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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 +62 727 £55,000 +4.76% 62
London +21 274 £60,000 -4.00% 21
South East +44 153 £52,500 +1.94% 14
Yorkshire -9 85 £52,500 - 9
West Yorkshire -2 69 £50,000 -9.09% 6
City of London +31 67 £61,250 +2.08% 6
North West +13 67 £51,900 +17.95% 4
Berkshire +50 54 £55,000 +4.76% 3
West Midlands +3 54 £59,250 +28.10% 3
Leeds -25 50 £54,000 -1.81% 5
East of England +2 48 £57,500 +32.94% 5
Manchester -3 34 £49,250 +27.92% 3
Kent +32 33 £60,000 -5.88% 2
Hertfordshire +8 33 £59,500 +48.75% 5
Birmingham +11 32 £65,000 +44.44% 2
Hampshire +13 30 £50,000 - 5
Scotland +5 26 £55,000 +12.82% 4
Surrey -14 22 £50,888 -1.18% 1
South West -33 22 £52,000 +9.47% 2
Edinburgh -6 17 £56,250 +15.38% 3
Reading -2 16 £61,500 -12.14% 2
Watford -6 15 £55,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +7 14 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Slough +9 12 £54,000 +13.68%
East Midlands -10 12 £46,250 +12.12% 3
Wiltshire -12 12 £52,500 +10.52%
Merseyside +21 11 £51,850 +3.70%
Essex +3 11 £50,000 +11.11%
Bracknell 0 11 £53,100 - 1
Wales +16 10 £46,000 +31.42%

Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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.

1 556 (38.61%) Project Management
2 492 (34.17%) Windows
3 474 (32.92%) ITIL
4 455 (31.60%) PRINCE2
5 444 (30.83%) Finance
6 421 (29.24%) VMware
7 278 (19.31%) Cisco
8 271 (18.82%) Microsoft
9 244 (16.94%) Active Directory
10 236 (16.39%) VMware Infrastructure
11 217 (15.07%) Citrix
12 214 (14.86%) Stakeholder Management
13 197 (13.68%) WAN
14 193 (13.40%) SAN
15 183 (12.71%) Firewall
16 166 (11.53%) LAN
17 157 (10.90%) MS Exchange
18 150 (10.42%) Service Delivery
18 150 (10.42%) Retail
19 149 (10.35%) Degree
20 140 (9.72%) Linux
21 135 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
22 116 (8.06%) Oracle
22 116 (8.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
22 116 (8.06%) HP
23 110 (7.64%) MS Excel
24 108 (7.50%) UNIX
25 106 (7.36%) Banking
26 105 (7.29%) SQL Server
27 101 (7.01%) Microsoft Certification

Infrastructure Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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
1 157 (10.90%) MS Exchange
2 78 (5.42%) SharePoint
3 58 (4.03%) Lync
4 45 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 40 (2.78%) IIS
6 33 (2.29%) Apache
7 24 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
8 16 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
9 11 (0.76%) Tomcat
9 11 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
10 10 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
10 10 (0.69%) OpenStack
11 9 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
12 6 (0.42%) WebSphere
13 5 (0.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 5 (0.35%) CMS
13 5 (0.35%) IBM Notes
13 5 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
13 5 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
14 4 (0.28%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 110 (7.64%) MS Excel
2 36 (2.50%) MS Office
3 25 (1.74%) MS Project
4 17 (1.18%) MS Visio
4 17 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.14%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.069%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.28%) Tridion
3 3 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.14%) SAP Retail
5 1 (0.069%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.069%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.60%) Office 365
2 16 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (1.11%) SaaS
3 12 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.28%) PaaS
6 3 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 197 (13.68%) WAN
2 193 (13.40%) SAN
3 183 (12.71%) Firewall
4 166 (11.53%) LAN
5 87 (6.04%) DNS
6 55 (3.82%) DHCP
7 52 (3.61%) IP Telephony
8 41 (2.85%) VPN
9 38 (2.64%) TCP/IP
10 35 (2.43%) VoIP
11 34 (2.36%) Wi-Fi
12 33 (2.29%) Wireless
13 31 (2.15%) Internet
14 30 (2.08%) Unified Communications
15 28 (1.94%) NAS
16 27 (1.88%) Cisco ASA
17 21 (1.46%) Cisco Nexus
17 21 (1.46%) Network Security
18 17 (1.18%) MPLS
19 16 (1.11%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (7.29%) SQL Server
2 27 (1.88%) MySQL
3 20 (1.39%) Oracle Database
4 14 (0.97%) Oracle Exadata
5 13 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
7 9 (0.63%) Informix
7 9 (0.63%) DB2
8 8 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (0.56%) Hadoop
8 8 (0.56%) Relational Database
9 7 (0.49%) RDBMS
9 7 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (0.28%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (0.14%) SQLPlus
13 2 (0.14%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (0.14%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.14%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 11 (0.76%) Subversion
1 11 (0.76%) Git (software)
2 7 (0.49%) Hudson
2 7 (0.49%) Jenkins
2 7 (0.49%) JIRA
3 4 (0.28%) SilkPerformer
3 4 (0.28%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.069%) Introscope
General
1 444 (30.83%) Finance
2 150 (10.42%) Retail
3 106 (7.36%) Banking
4 79 (5.49%) Telecoms
5 33 (2.29%) Manufacturing
6 29 (2.01%) Legal
7 26 (1.81%) Investment Banking
8 23 (1.60%) Games
9 13 (0.90%) Law
9 13 (0.90%) Advertising
10 12 (0.83%) Military
10 12 (0.83%) Financial Institution
11 10 (0.69%) Billing
11 10 (0.69%) Retail Banking
12 9 (0.63%) Back Office
13 7 (0.49%) Front Office
14 5 (0.35%) Marketing
15 4 (0.28%) Private Banking
15 4 (0.28%) Electronics
16 3 (0.21%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (4.03%) Middleware
2 21 (1.46%) .NET
3 19 (1.32%) Web Services
4 14 (0.97%) Oracle Fusion
5 7 (0.49%) RabbitMQ
6 6 (0.42%) LAMP
7 5 (0.35%) Worklight
8 4 (0.28%) CGI
8 4 (0.28%) HTML
9 2 (0.14%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (0.14%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.14%) Application Packaging
10 1 (0.069%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (0.069%) SAML
10 1 (0.069%) XML
10 1 (0.069%) EDI
10 1 (0.069%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 59 (4.10%) Management Information System
2 51 (3.54%) PMI
3 42 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (2.22%) Clustering
5 31 (2.15%) Mainframe
6 22 (1.53%) Computer Science
7 20 (1.39%) Fat Client
7 20 (1.39%) Thin Client
8 18 (1.25%) FMCG
9 16 (1.11%) Enterprise Storage
10 15 (1.04%) Blackberry
11 10 (0.69%) FlexPod
12 9 (0.63%) IBM XIV
12 9 (0.63%) Statistics
13 7 (0.49%) IVR
14 6 (0.42%) CMDB
14 6 (0.42%) Wiki
14 6 (0.42%) User Experience
14 6 (0.42%) iPad
15 5 (0.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 492 (34.17%) Windows
2 140 (9.72%) Linux
3 135 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 108 (7.50%) UNIX
5 93 (6.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 80 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 53 (3.68%) Windows 7
8 46 (3.19%) Solaris
9 15 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (0.83%) AIX
10 12 (0.83%) Windows XP
10 12 (0.83%) Windows 8
11 7 (0.49%) VMS
12 6 (0.42%) Oracle Linux
13 5 (0.35%) HPUX
14 3 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (0.21%) CentOS
14 3 (0.21%) SUSE
14 3 (0.21%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.069%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 556 (38.61%) Project Management
2 474 (32.92%) ITIL
3 455 (31.60%) PRINCE2
4 214 (14.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 150 (10.42%) Service Delivery
6 97 (6.74%) Risk Management
7 91 (6.32%) Migration
7 91 (6.32%) Agile Software Development
8 90 (6.25%) People Management
9 88 (6.11%) Infrastructure Management
10 86 (5.97%) Line Management
11 79 (5.49%) Service Management
12 77 (5.35%) Change Control
13 75 (5.21%) Supplier Management
14 73 (5.07%) PRINCE
15 72 (5.00%) Matrix Management
16 65 (4.51%) Programme Management
16 65 (4.51%) Business Continuity
17 57 (3.96%) Disaster Recovery
18 52 (3.61%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (6.25%) SQL
2 28 (1.94%) PHP
3 10 (0.69%) Perl
3 10 (0.69%) Shell Script
4 8 (0.56%) Python
4 8 (0.56%) Bash Shell
4 8 (0.56%) C
5 7 (0.49%) Java
5 7 (0.49%) PowerShell
6 6 (0.42%) VBA
7 3 (0.21%) R
7 3 (0.21%) Ruby
7 3 (0.21%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.14%) C#
9 1 (0.069%) VBScript
9 1 (0.069%) VB
9 1 (0.069%) SAS Macro
9 1 (0.069%) Jython
Qualifications
1 149 (10.35%) Degree
2 116 (8.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 101 (7.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 96 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
5 95 (6.60%) ITIL Certification
6 89 (6.18%) Security Cleared
7 85 (5.90%) PMI Certification
8 79 (5.49%) CCNA
9 78 (5.42%) MCSE
10 74 (5.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 74 (5.14%) SC Cleared
11 53 (3.68%) MCSA
12 52 (3.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 43 (2.99%) PMP
14 42 (2.92%) CCNP
15 25 (1.74%) MCITP
16 20 (1.39%) CCIE
17 19 (1.32%) MCP
18 14 (0.97%) CISSP
19 13 (0.90%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (2.57%) SLA
2 21 (1.46%) QA
3 20 (1.39%) PCI DSS
4 17 (1.18%) ISO 9001
5 12 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.83%) COBIT
6 10 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.14%) BS25999
8 1 (0.069%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.069%) BS7799
System Software
1 244 (16.94%) Active Directory
2 236 (16.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 79 (5.49%) Hyper-V
4 53 (3.68%) vSphere
5 36 (2.50%) XenApp
5 36 (2.50%) VMware ESX
6 27 (1.88%) VMware ESXi
7 24 (1.67%) MetaFrame
8 9 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 8 (0.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 7 (0.49%) XenServer
11 6 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
12 5 (0.35%) Terminal Services
13 4 (0.28%) Xen
13 4 (0.28%) VMware Workstation
13 4 (0.28%) XenDesktop
13 4 (0.28%) vCloud
14 3 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
15 2 (0.14%) ISA Server
15 2 (0.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 38 (2.64%) SCCM
2 26 (1.81%) SCOM
3 17 (1.18%) Backup Exec
4 9 (0.63%) Nagios
4 9 (0.63%) Puppet
5 8 (0.56%) SolarWinds Orion
6 7 (0.49%) Cacti
6 7 (0.49%) SCOrch
6 7 (0.49%) Opsview
6 7 (0.49%) ARCserve
6 7 (0.49%) NetBackup
7 5 (0.35%) ZABBIX
8 4 (0.28%) Ganglia
8 4 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (0.21%) WSUS
9 3 (0.21%) OpenView
10 2 (0.14%) CA SiteMinder
10 2 (0.14%) Foglight
10 2 (0.14%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 421 (29.24%) VMware
2 278 (19.31%) Cisco
3 271 (18.82%) Microsoft
4 217 (15.07%) Citrix
5 116 (8.06%) HP
5 116 (8.06%) Oracle
6 47 (3.26%) NetApp
7 42 (2.92%) Juniper
8 39 (2.71%) IBM
9 38 (2.64%) F5
10 37 (2.57%) EMC
11 35 (2.43%) CheckPoint
12 34 (2.36%) Fujitsu
13 27 (1.88%) Dell
14 26 (1.81%) Red Hat
15 24 (1.67%) Symantec
15 24 (1.67%) Avaya
16 14 (0.97%) Veritas
17 11 (0.76%) SolarWinds
18 10 (0.69%) Sun
Farnborough, Hampshire
CapQuest Debt Recovery Ltd
Salary: Competitive + flexible benefits package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £54000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50 - £55 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Good Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Commonwealth Secretariat
Salary: £64,704 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Fife
Net Talent
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + an excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago