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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 431 431 431
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 593 669 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.54% 0.57% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.61% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 486 506 474
Average salary £52,500 £52,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.47% -4.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,325 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
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 £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 July 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 July 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 -17 552 £52,500 -0.94% 62
London -31 198 £60,000 +4.34% 23
South East -23 114 £55,000 +4.76% 5
North West +9 52 £48,750 -5.33% 8
Yorkshire -10 52 £45,000 -5.26% 5
City of London +14 51 £62,500 +8.69% 6
East of England +16 42 £50,000 +8.69% 3
West Midlands -11 37 £50,000 -9.09% 5
East Midlands +21 34 £50,000 +5.26% 2
West Sussex +30 29 £58,500 +1.73%
South West -6 28 £50,000 -4.76% 11
West Yorkshire -21 27 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Leeds -2 25 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Surrey +8 23 £55,000 -
Manchester -3 22 £43,500 -13.43% 6
South Yorkshire +16 19 £44,000 -20.00% 4
Middlesex +23 18 £55,000 +33.33%
Scotland +18 18 £52,500 +20.00% 2
Hampshire -15 18 £45,000 +0.75% 1
Berkshire -30 18 £56,250 -4.25% 2
Bedfordshire - 16 £50,000 -
Northamptonshire +3 13 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Crawley - 13 £60,000 -
Reading +5 12 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Luton - 12 £50,000 -
Northampton +1 11 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Essex -3 11 £60,000 +29.72%
Nottinghamshire +5 10 £53,458 -9.00%
Nottingham +4 10 £53,458 -9.00%
Sheffield 0 10 £49,500 -10.00% 1

Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 489 (37.53%) Project Management
2 435 (33.38%) PRINCE2
3 414 (31.77%) Windows
4 383 (29.39%) Finance
5 356 (27.32%) ITIL
6 346 (26.55%) Data Centre
7 329 (25.25%) VMware
8 248 (19.03%) Microsoft
9 211 (16.19%) Stakeholder Management
10 209 (16.04%) WAN
11 204 (15.66%) VMware Infrastructure
12 185 (14.20%) Active Directory
13 179 (13.74%) LAN
14 178 (13.66%) Cisco
15 170 (13.05%) Firewall
16 152 (11.67%) Service Delivery
17 147 (11.28%) Retail
18 143 (10.97%) Citrix
19 141 (10.82%) SAN
19 141 (10.82%) Agile Software Development
20 120 (9.21%) Banking
21 116 (8.90%) Linux
22 112 (8.60%) Degree
23 105 (8.06%) Migration
24 102 (7.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
25 101 (7.75%) Change Management
26 93 (7.14%) SQL
27 91 (6.98%) MS Excel
27 91 (6.98%) PMI Certification
28 90 (6.91%) Disaster Recovery

Infrastructure Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 78 (5.99%) MS Exchange
2 44 (3.38%) SharePoint
3 31 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 28 (2.15%) IIS
5 27 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2013
6 21 (1.61%) Lync
7 11 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (0.69%) Apache
9 7 (0.54%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.31%) GroupWise
10 4 (0.31%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.31%) MS Project Server
11 3 (0.23%) Oracle Coherence
11 3 (0.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.23%) IBM Notes
11 3 (0.23%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.23%) nginx
11 3 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.15%) Confluence
Applications
1 91 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 65 (4.99%) MS Office
3 35 (2.69%) MS Project
4 12 (0.92%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.15%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.077%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 18 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.46%) Summit
3 3 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.077%) Maximo
5 1 (0.077%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.077%) Magento
5 1 (0.077%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 61 (4.68%) Office 365
2 34 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (1.23%) PaaS
4 16 (1.23%) IaaS
5 11 (0.84%) SaaS
5 11 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.31%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.15%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.15%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.15%) Google Compute Engine
8 2 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.077%) Yammer
9 1 (0.077%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.077%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.077%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 209 (16.04%) WAN
2 179 (13.74%) LAN
3 170 (13.05%) Firewall
4 141 (10.82%) SAN
5 66 (5.07%) VPN
6 65 (4.99%) DNS
7 56 (4.30%) TCP/IP
8 55 (4.22%) DHCP
9 43 (3.30%) Wireless
10 42 (3.22%) VoIP
11 36 (2.76%) VLAN
12 35 (2.69%) NAS
12 35 (2.69%) MPLS
13 34 (2.61%) Internet
14 29 (2.23%) Network Security
15 24 (1.84%) Unified Communications
16 20 (1.53%) WLAN
17 17 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
18 16 (1.23%) iSCSI
19 15 (1.15%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 40 (3.07%) Oracle Database
3 28 (2.15%) Oracle Database 11g
4 23 (1.77%) Oracle Exadata
5 17 (1.30%) MySQL
6 12 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (0.69%) Amazon RDS
9 8 (0.61%) Relational Database
10 7 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (0.54%) DB2
11 6 (0.46%) Big Data
12 5 (0.38%) Oracle9i Database
12 5 (0.38%) RDBMS
12 5 (0.38%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (0.38%) SQLPlus
13 4 (0.31%) SQL Server 2000
14 3 (0.23%) Informix
14 3 (0.23%) Oracle Reports
15 2 (0.15%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (0.31%) JIRA
2 3 (0.23%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.15%) Maven
4 1 (0.077%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 383 (29.39%) Finance
2 147 (11.28%) Retail
3 120 (9.21%) Banking
4 79 (6.06%) Telecoms
5 39 (2.99%) Back Office
5 39 (2.99%) Manufacturing
6 33 (2.53%) Legal
7 29 (2.23%) Investment Banking
8 22 (1.69%) Law
8 22 (1.69%) Marketing
9 16 (1.23%) Billing
10 15 (1.15%) Advertising
10 15 (1.15%) Games
11 14 (1.07%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.23%) Portuguese Language
12 3 (0.23%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.23%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.15%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.15%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (2.15%) Middleware
2 22 (1.69%) Oracle Fusion
3 21 (1.61%) Web Services
4 11 (0.84%) .NET
5 4 (0.31%) X-Windows
5 4 (0.31%) SAP Basis
6 3 (0.23%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.077%) XMPP
7 1 (0.077%) ISPF
7 1 (0.077%) boto
Miscellaneous
1 346 (26.55%) Data Centre
2 66 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (2.76%) Management Information System
3 36 (2.76%) FMCG
4 35 (2.69%) PMI
5 25 (1.92%) Mainframe
6 19 (1.46%) Clustering
7 18 (1.38%) Video Conferencing
8 15 (1.15%) Computer Science
9 14 (1.07%) Client/Server
10 12 (0.92%) iSeries
11 10 (0.77%) Life Science
11 10 (0.77%) Hedge funds
12 9 (0.69%) BYOD
12 9 (0.69%) Blackberry
13 8 (0.61%) Thin Client
13 8 (0.61%) Fat Client
13 8 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
14 7 (0.54%) Private Cloud
14 7 (0.54%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 414 (31.77%) Windows
2 116 (8.90%) Linux
3 85 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 81 (6.22%) UNIX
5 72 (5.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 41 (3.15%) Windows 7
7 35 (2.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 32 (2.46%) Solaris
9 31 (2.38%) Windows XP
10 20 (1.53%) Windows 8
11 9 (0.69%) AIX
12 8 (0.61%) Android
13 7 (0.54%) CentOS
14 6 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (0.46%) Windows Vista
15 4 (0.31%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.31%) VMS
15 4 (0.31%) NetWare
15 4 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
16 3 (0.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 489 (37.53%) Project Management
2 435 (33.38%) PRINCE2
3 356 (27.32%) ITIL
4 211 (16.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 152 (11.67%) Service Delivery
6 141 (10.82%) Agile Software Development
7 105 (8.06%) Migration
8 101 (7.75%) Change Management
9 90 (6.91%) Disaster Recovery
10 88 (6.75%) Service Management
11 75 (5.76%) Infrastructure Management
12 67 (5.14%) Programme Management
13 62 (4.76%) Business Continuity
14 61 (4.68%) Risk Management
15 60 (4.60%) People Management
16 57 (4.37%) Resource Management
17 56 (4.30%) Supplier Management
18 51 (3.91%) PRINCE
19 46 (3.53%) Continuous Improvement
20 43 (3.30%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 93 (7.14%) SQL
2 26 (2.00%) PowerShell
3 21 (1.61%) C
4 14 (1.07%) Bash Shell
4 14 (1.07%) Python
5 13 (1.00%) Perl
6 11 (0.84%) Java
7 9 (0.69%) Ruby
8 7 (0.54%) C#
8 7 (0.54%) T-SQL
9 6 (0.46%) PHP
10 5 (0.38%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.23%) VBScript
12 2 (0.15%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.15%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.15%) Lingo
12 2 (0.15%) Korn
13 1 (0.077%) VBA
Qualifications
1 112 (8.60%) Degree
2 102 (7.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 91 (6.98%) PMI Certification
4 87 (6.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 66 (5.07%) Microsoft Certification
6 65 (4.99%) PMP
7 58 (4.45%) MCSE
8 55 (4.22%) Cisco Certification
9 46 (3.53%) CCNA
10 44 (3.38%) ITIL Certification
11 42 (3.22%) Security Cleared
12 33 (2.53%) SC Cleared
13 27 (2.07%) ISEB
14 26 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 22 (1.69%) MCITP
16 18 (1.38%) MCSA
17 17 (1.30%) CCNP
18 16 (1.23%) MCP
19 13 (1.00%) APMP
20 7 (0.54%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (4.14%) SLA
2 16 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (1.07%) QA
4 12 (0.92%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.61%) PMBOK
6 6 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.38%) COBIT
8 4 (0.31%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.077%) Solvency II
System Software
1 204 (15.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 185 (14.20%) Active Directory
3 84 (6.45%) Hyper-V
4 32 (2.46%) XenApp
5 27 (2.07%) VMware ESX
6 14 (1.07%) XenDesktop
7 12 (0.92%) vSphere
8 11 (0.84%) Terminal Server
9 10 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (0.61%) Terminal Services
11 7 (0.54%) ISA Server
12 5 (0.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 5 (0.38%) XenServer
12 5 (0.38%) vCloud
13 4 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
14 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.15%) DFS Replication
14 2 (0.15%) VirtualBox
14 2 (0.15%) MDaemon
15 1 (0.077%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 37 (2.84%) SCCM
2 16 (1.23%) SCOM
3 15 (1.15%) Puppet
4 14 (1.07%) Backup Exec
5 13 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (0.46%) WSUS
7 5 (0.38%) Nagios
8 4 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 4 (0.31%) Ansible
9 3 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (0.23%) cPanel
9 3 (0.23%) Zenoss
9 3 (0.23%) Plesk
10 2 (0.15%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.15%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.077%) Ganglia
11 1 (0.077%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 1 (0.077%) Cisco Prime
11 1 (0.077%) logstash
11 1 (0.077%) Graylog
Vendors
1 329 (25.25%) VMware
2 248 (19.03%) Microsoft
3 178 (13.66%) Cisco
4 143 (10.97%) Citrix
5 76 (5.83%) Oracle
6 61 (4.68%) HP
7 53 (4.07%) NetApp
8 36 (2.76%) EMC
9 34 (2.61%) Juniper
10 24 (1.84%) Dell
11 17 (1.30%) CheckPoint
12 12 (0.92%) Symantec
12 12 (0.92%) Websense
13 11 (0.84%) Red Hat
13 11 (0.84%) IBM
13 11 (0.84%) SolarWinds
13 11 (0.84%) F5
14 10 (0.77%) Sophos
14 10 (0.77%) SAP
15 9 (0.69%) BT
North West
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus/Package/Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Addition Solutions
Salary: From £46,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26679 - £26680 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + bonus+car +bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Quindell Resourcing Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Quindell Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum up to £40k plus bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £46000 - £49000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago