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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 374 419 415
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 763 579 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.67% 0.54% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.58% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 608 476 519
Average salary £53,000 £52,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,100 £75,000 £75,250
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+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
107735 100235 112120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.28% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 87213 83254 95688
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 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 16 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 +48 716 £53,000 +0.95% 81
London +6 276 £57,500 -8.00% 36
South East +36 177 £51,694 -6.01% 14
Berkshire +44 82 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Yorkshire -10 69 £50,000 +11.11% 12
North West -2 61 £51,850 +19.19% 2
West Midlands +29 59 £55,000 +4.76% 5
West Yorkshire -4 56 £50,000 +11.11% 10
City of London -13 54 £63,750 +2.00% 11
Hampshire +27 45 £40,325 -23.19% 3
Leeds -13 44 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Manchester -6 37 £47,500 +11.76%
Birmingham +21 35 £61,250 +28.94% 1
Surrey -1 29 £50,819 -1.32% 1
East of England -25 26 £50,000 +17.64% 6
Scotland -18 24 £55,000 - 2
Kent +19 23 £50,000 -25.92% 5
South West -27 22 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Reading +9 21 £61,500 +17.14%
Slough +13 18 £54,000 -1.81%
Edinburgh -9 15 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Southampton - 14 £39,750 - 2
Swindon +9 13 £52,500 +16.66%
Bromley 0 13 £60,000 - 2
Wiltshire -5 13 £52,500 +16.66% 2
North East +8 12 £42,500 - 3
Basingstoke +7 11 - -
Liverpool +13 10 £53,425 -2.86%
Merseyside +11 10 £53,425 -2.86%
Bracknell +1 10 £55,500 -

Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 577 (39.28%) Project Management
2 521 (35.47%) Windows
3 481 (32.74%) ITIL
4 478 (32.54%) Finance
5 470 (31.99%) PRINCE2
6 445 (30.29%) VMware
7 304 (20.69%) Cisco
8 293 (19.95%) Microsoft
9 274 (18.65%) Active Directory
10 258 (17.56%) VMware Infrastructure
11 235 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 221 (15.04%) Citrix
12 221 (15.04%) SAN
13 210 (14.30%) WAN
14 203 (13.82%) Firewall
15 182 (12.39%) Retail
16 174 (11.84%) LAN
17 166 (11.30%) Degree
18 162 (11.03%) MS Exchange
19 161 (10.96%) Service Delivery
20 142 (9.67%) Linux
21 136 (9.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
22 133 (9.05%) Risk Management
23 132 (8.99%) Telecoms
24 128 (8.71%) Oracle
25 126 (8.58%) Windows Server 2008
26 118 (8.03%) UNIX
27 117 (7.96%) Migration
28 116 (7.90%) HP
29 113 (7.69%) Cisco Certification

Infrastructure Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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
1 162 (11.03%) MS Exchange
2 75 (5.11%) SharePoint
3 55 (3.74%) Lync
4 46 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 41 (2.79%) IIS
6 34 (2.31%) Apache
7 20 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2007
8 16 (1.09%) Tomcat
9 15 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
10 13 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
11 9 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
12 8 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 8 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
13 6 (0.41%) CMS
14 5 (0.34%) OpenStack
14 5 (0.34%) IBM Notes
15 4 (0.27%) NetWeaver
15 4 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
15 4 (0.27%) Kentico
15 4 (0.27%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 107 (7.28%) MS Excel
2 49 (3.34%) MS Office
3 27 (1.84%) MS Project
4 15 (1.02%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.14%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 10 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.27%) Tridion
3 4 (0.27%) SAP GRC
4 3 (0.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.14%) SAP Retail
6 1 (0.068%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.068%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.068%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.068%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.068%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 25 (1.70%) SaaS
2 16 (1.09%) Office 365
3 15 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (0.48%) PaaS
6 3 (0.20%) Google Apps
6 3 (0.20%) IaaS
6 3 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (0.20%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 221 (15.04%) SAN
2 210 (14.30%) WAN
3 203 (13.82%) Firewall
4 174 (11.84%) LAN
5 101 (6.88%) DNS
6 59 (4.02%) DHCP
7 56 (3.81%) IP Telephony
8 53 (3.61%) VPN
9 40 (2.72%) NAS
10 34 (2.31%) TCP/IP
10 34 (2.31%) Wi-Fi
11 27 (1.84%) Wireless
12 26 (1.77%) VoIP
13 25 (1.70%) Internet
13 25 (1.70%) Unified Communications
14 23 (1.57%) Cisco ASA
15 22 (1.50%) Network Security
16 19 (1.29%) Cisco Nexus
17 16 (1.09%) iSCSI
18 14 (0.95%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (7.56%) SQL Server
2 29 (1.97%) Oracle Database
3 26 (1.77%) Oracle Exadata
3 26 (1.77%) MySQL
4 17 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (0.54%) Informix
7 7 (0.48%) Relational Database
7 7 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (0.41%) DB2
8 6 (0.41%) RDBMS
8 6 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (0.27%) SAP BI
10 4 (0.27%) Data Mining
10 4 (0.27%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.20%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.14%) SQLPlus
12 2 (0.14%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 13 (0.88%) Subversion
2 10 (0.68%) Git (software)
3 6 (0.41%) JIRA
3 6 (0.41%) Jenkins
3 6 (0.41%) Hudson
4 4 (0.27%) LoadRunner
4 4 (0.27%) SilkPerformer
5 3 (0.20%) TestDirector
General
1 478 (32.54%) Finance
2 182 (12.39%) Retail
3 132 (8.99%) Telecoms
4 83 (5.65%) Banking
5 28 (1.91%) Manufacturing
6 23 (1.57%) Legal
7 21 (1.43%) Games
8 17 (1.16%) Law
9 14 (0.95%) Investment Banking
10 12 (0.82%) Advertising
11 11 (0.75%) Military
11 11 (0.75%) Marketing
11 11 (0.75%) Financial Institution
12 10 (0.68%) Back Office
13 9 (0.61%) Billing
14 7 (0.48%) Retail Banking
15 5 (0.34%) German Language
15 5 (0.34%) Electronics
16 4 (0.27%) Automotive
16 4 (0.27%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (3.06%) Middleware
2 27 (1.84%) Oracle Fusion
3 21 (1.43%) .NET
4 16 (1.09%) Web Services
5 9 (0.61%) LAMP
6 6 (0.41%) HTML
6 6 (0.41%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (0.34%) SAP Basis
8 4 (0.27%) XML
9 3 (0.20%) CGI
10 2 (0.14%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.14%) Application Packaging
11 1 (0.068%) Ajax
11 1 (0.068%) Java EE
11 1 (0.068%) XSLT
11 1 (0.068%) COM
11 1 (0.068%) CSS
11 1 (0.068%) JSP
11 1 (0.068%) J2EE
11 1 (0.068%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 98 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 42 (2.86%) PMI
2 42 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (1.84%) Mainframe
4 26 (1.77%) Clustering
5 24 (1.63%) Computer Science
6 20 (1.36%) Blackberry
7 19 (1.29%) Enterprise Storage
8 14 (0.95%) FMCG
9 13 (0.88%) FlexPod
9 13 (0.88%) IVR
9 13 (0.88%) Fat Client
9 13 (0.88%) Thin Client
10 9 (0.61%) IBM XIV
10 9 (0.61%) Economics
11 8 (0.54%) iPad
12 7 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (0.48%) Replication
12 7 (0.48%) Statistics
13 6 (0.41%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 521 (35.47%) Windows
2 142 (9.67%) Linux
3 126 (8.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 118 (8.03%) UNIX
5 102 (6.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 69 (4.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 60 (4.08%) Solaris
8 53 (3.61%) Windows 7
9 15 (1.02%) Oracle Linux
10 14 (0.95%) Windows XP
10 14 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (0.48%) Windows 8
12 6 (0.41%) AIX
12 6 (0.41%) HPUX
13 4 (0.27%) VMS
14 3 (0.20%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.20%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (0.20%) CentOS
15 1 (0.068%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.068%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 577 (39.28%) Project Management
2 481 (32.74%) ITIL
3 470 (31.99%) PRINCE2
4 235 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 161 (10.96%) Service Delivery
6 133 (9.05%) Risk Management
7 117 (7.96%) Migration
8 98 (6.67%) Change Control
9 93 (6.33%) Programme Management
10 89 (6.06%) Line Management
11 83 (5.65%) Service Management
12 82 (5.58%) Agile Software Development
13 80 (5.45%) Supplier Management
14 75 (5.11%) PRINCE
14 75 (5.11%) Infrastructure Management
15 71 (4.83%) People Management
16 68 (4.63%) Quality Management
17 64 (4.36%) Configuration Management
18 61 (4.15%) Matrix Management
19 56 (3.81%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 90 (6.13%) SQL
2 24 (1.63%) PHP
3 12 (0.82%) Perl
4 10 (0.68%) Shell Script
4 10 (0.68%) Java
4 10 (0.68%) Bash Shell
5 6 (0.41%) PowerShell
5 6 (0.41%) Ruby
6 5 (0.34%) Python
7 3 (0.20%) R
7 3 (0.20%) C#
7 3 (0.20%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.14%) C
8 2 (0.14%) VBScript
8 2 (0.14%) VB
8 2 (0.14%) VBA
9 1 (0.068%) C++
9 1 (0.068%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.068%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 166 (11.30%) Degree
2 136 (9.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 113 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 112 (7.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 110 (7.49%) Security Cleared
6 106 (7.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 100 (6.81%) SC Cleared
8 95 (6.47%) CCNA
9 86 (5.85%) MCSE
10 85 (5.79%) ITIL Certification
11 78 (5.31%) PMI Certification
12 58 (3.95%) MCSA
13 46 (3.13%) PMP
13 46 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 45 (3.06%) CCNP
15 23 (1.57%) MCITP
16 19 (1.29%) MCP
17 16 (1.09%) CCIE
18 13 (0.88%) VCAP
19 10 (0.68%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (2.45%) SLA
2 27 (1.84%) QA
3 19 (1.29%) PCI DSS
3 19 (1.29%) ISO 9001
4 11 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.61%) COBIT
5 9 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.14%) BS25999
7 1 (0.068%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 274 (18.65%) Active Directory
2 258 (17.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 78 (5.31%) Hyper-V
4 47 (3.20%) vSphere
5 44 (3.00%) VMware ESX
6 26 (1.77%) VMware ESXi
6 26 (1.77%) MetaFrame
7 25 (1.70%) XenApp
8 9 (0.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 8 (0.54%) XenServer
9 8 (0.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 5 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.27%) Terminal Services
11 4 (0.27%) VMware Server
11 4 (0.27%) VMware Workstation
11 4 (0.27%) Oracle RMAN
11 4 (0.27%) vCloud
12 3 (0.20%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.20%) Xen
13 2 (0.14%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 38 (2.59%) SCCM
2 20 (1.36%) SCOM
3 16 (1.09%) Backup Exec
4 12 (0.82%) Puppet
5 11 (0.75%) Nagios
6 9 (0.61%) Opsview
7 8 (0.54%) NetBackup
8 7 (0.48%) SolarWinds Orion
8 7 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
8 7 (0.48%) ARCserve
9 6 (0.41%) SCOrch
9 6 (0.41%) Cacti
10 5 (0.34%) ZABBIX
11 4 (0.27%) Tivoli
11 4 (0.27%) OpenView
11 4 (0.27%) Ganglia
12 2 (0.14%) Foglight
12 2 (0.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 2 (0.14%) CA SiteMinder
12 2 (0.14%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 445 (30.29%) VMware
2 304 (20.69%) Cisco
3 293 (19.95%) Microsoft
4 221 (15.04%) Citrix
5 128 (8.71%) Oracle
6 116 (7.90%) HP
7 67 (4.56%) Fujitsu
8 51 (3.47%) NetApp
9 44 (3.00%) EMC
9 44 (3.00%) Juniper
10 40 (2.72%) IBM
11 38 (2.59%) F5
12 26 (1.77%) Dell
12 26 (1.77%) CheckPoint
13 23 (1.57%) Red Hat
14 21 (1.43%) Symantec
14 21 (1.43%) Avaya
15 19 (1.29%) SAP
16 16 (1.09%) Sun
17 12 (0.82%) ServiceNow
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum to £60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Dover, Kent
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
South East London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum Excellent holidays and benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
PAW Associates
Salary: From £55,000 to £73,000 per annum + Bonus + Car Allowance +Exceptional
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: + 20% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 20% bonus + much more
Posted: Yesterday
London
Sterlings Partnership
Salary: From £60,000 to £68,000 per annum plus excellent bonus and benefits pa
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £71000 per annum + Total Package £85k - £90k
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
MBA Ltd
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Westek Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: Market rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £64000 - £68000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago