The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 425 425 390
Rank change year-on-year
0 -35
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 659 568 695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.56% 0.52% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.55% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 494 471 570
Average salary £52,750 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.09% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,325 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,750 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110530 102537 112239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.28% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90232 84940 96167
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +16 615 £53,000 -7.82% 77
London -58 265 £57,500 -8.00% 26
South East +63 138 £52,500 +1.94% 18
City of London -29 64 £57,500 -8.00% 8
Yorkshire -15 62 £47,500 +15.15% 8
West Yorkshire +3 55 £47,500 +8.57% 5
Berkshire +36 52 £58,750 +6.81% 4
Leeds -13 40 £43,750 +34.61% 4
West Midlands +2 39 £55,000 +4.76% 6
North West -2 35 £51,500 +18.39% 5
Hampshire +34 33 £44,663 -28.54% 4
Surrey +6 32 £55,000 +6.79% 4
East of England -12 31 £47,500 - 3
Manchester -3 28 £47,500 +9.19% 3
Birmingham +18 22 £59,000 +18.00% 3
Wales +10 22 £55,000 +27.90% 1
South West -14 22 £52,500 +10.52% 4
East Midlands -1 14 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Reading -2 14 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Scotland -25 14 £43,750 -16.66% 3
Essex -1 13 £47,500 -7.31% 1
South Wales +4 12 £36,250 -15.69% 1
Wiltshire -1 11 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Northamptonshire -7 11 £47,500 +79.24%
Basingstoke +4 10 £45,000 -33.33% 1
Bracknell +4 10 £40,000 -
Kent -4 10 £57,500 +27.77% 1
West Wales - 10 £55,000 -
Swansea - 10 £55,000 -
Newport +12 9 £32,500 -18.75%

Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 552 (39.60%) Project Management
2 491 (35.22%) Finance
3 462 (33.14%) PRINCE2
4 454 (32.57%) Windows
5 429 (30.77%) ITIL
6 376 (26.97%) VMware
7 294 (21.09%) Microsoft
8 270 (19.37%) Cisco
9 263 (18.87%) Active Directory
9 263 (18.87%) Stakeholder Management
10 225 (16.14%) SAN
11 216 (15.49%) Citrix
12 201 (14.42%) Service Delivery
12 201 (14.42%) VMware Infrastructure
13 178 (12.77%) Retail
14 172 (12.34%) Firewall
15 170 (12.20%) WAN
16 150 (10.76%) Degree
17 147 (10.55%) MS Exchange
18 145 (10.40%) Linux
18 145 (10.40%) Telecoms
19 143 (10.26%) LAN
20 142 (10.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
21 136 (9.76%) Risk Management
22 133 (9.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
23 128 (9.18%) Migration
24 120 (8.61%) Oracle
25 112 (8.03%) Security Cleared
26 110 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
27 109 (7.82%) SC Cleared

Infrastructure Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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
1 147 (10.55%) MS Exchange
2 79 (5.67%) SharePoint
3 46 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 44 (3.16%) Lync
5 36 (2.58%) IIS
6 23 (1.65%) Apache
7 20 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
8 18 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2007
9 17 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
10 13 (0.93%) Tomcat
11 10 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
11 10 (0.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 8 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
13 6 (0.43%) WebLogic
14 5 (0.36%) IBM Notes
14 5 (0.36%) NetWeaver
14 5 (0.36%) CMS
15 2 (0.14%) Sitefinity
15 2 (0.14%) Kentico
Applications
1 103 (7.39%) MS Excel
2 43 (3.08%) MS Office
3 27 (1.94%) MS Project
4 10 (0.72%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.14%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 14 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.36%) SAP GRC
4 4 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.14%) SAP Retail
6 2 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (0.14%) Tridion
7 1 (0.072%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.072%) Oracle ASCP
7 1 (0.072%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 30 (2.15%) SaaS
2 16 (1.15%) Office 365
3 12 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (0.65%) PaaS
5 5 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.22%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.22%) Google Apps
7 3 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 225 (16.14%) SAN
2 172 (12.34%) Firewall
3 170 (12.20%) WAN
4 143 (10.26%) LAN
5 75 (5.38%) DNS
6 44 (3.16%) IP Telephony
7 41 (2.94%) DHCP
8 34 (2.44%) VPN
9 32 (2.30%) NAS
9 32 (2.30%) TCP/IP
9 32 (2.30%) VoIP
10 29 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
11 22 (1.58%) Internet
12 21 (1.51%) Unified Communications
13 17 (1.22%) Wireless
14 15 (1.08%) Cisco IOS
15 14 (1.00%) Cisco ASA
16 13 (0.93%) Network Security
17 12 (0.86%) iSCSI
17 12 (0.86%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (6.53%) SQL Server
2 30 (2.15%) Oracle Database
3 25 (1.79%) Oracle Exadata
4 17 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
5 16 (1.15%) MySQL
6 10 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (0.36%) DB2
9 5 (0.36%) Informix
9 5 (0.36%) SAP BI
9 5 (0.36%) Relational Database
10 4 (0.29%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.14%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.14%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.072%) OLTP
13 1 (0.072%) OLAP
13 1 (0.072%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (0.65%) Subversion
2 6 (0.43%) Git (software)
3 5 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (0.29%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.29%) Hudson
4 4 (0.29%) JIRA
5 3 (0.22%) TestDirector
5 3 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.14%) SilkPerformer
6 2 (0.14%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.072%) Juju
7 1 (0.072%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 491 (35.22%) Finance
2 178 (12.77%) Retail
3 145 (10.40%) Telecoms
4 56 (4.02%) Banking
5 23 (1.65%) Manufacturing
6 20 (1.43%) Law
7 17 (1.22%) Legal
8 16 (1.15%) Back Office
9 15 (1.08%) Marketing
10 13 (0.93%) Games
11 11 (0.79%) Advertising
12 10 (0.72%) Financial Institution
13 8 (0.57%) Military
14 7 (0.50%) Investment Banking
15 6 (0.43%) Billing
16 5 (0.36%) German Language
17 4 (0.29%) Electronics
17 4 (0.29%) Front Office
18 3 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
18 3 (0.22%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (2.01%) Oracle Fusion
2 26 (1.87%) Middleware
3 19 (1.36%) .NET
4 11 (0.79%) Web Services
5 9 (0.65%) LAMP
6 6 (0.43%) SAP Basis
7 5 (0.36%) XML
8 4 (0.29%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (0.29%) HTML
9 3 (0.22%) CGI
10 2 (0.14%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.14%) Application Packaging
10 2 (0.14%) J2EE
11 1 (0.072%) XSLT
11 1 (0.072%) COM
11 1 (0.072%) CSS
11 1 (0.072%) JSP
11 1 (0.072%) SAML
11 1 (0.072%) Ajax
11 1 (0.072%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 106 (7.60%) Management Information System
2 32 (2.30%) Clustering
3 30 (2.15%) PMI
4 27 (1.94%) Computer Science
5 23 (1.65%) Blackberry
6 20 (1.43%) Mainframe
7 16 (1.15%) Enterprise Storage
8 13 (0.93%) IVR
8 13 (0.93%) FMCG
9 12 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (0.86%) FlexPod
10 10 (0.72%) Fat Client
10 10 (0.72%) EPoS
10 10 (0.72%) Thin Client
11 9 (0.65%) IBM XIV
12 8 (0.57%) iPad
13 7 (0.50%) Hedge funds
13 7 (0.50%) Video on Demand
14 6 (0.43%) Economics
15 5 (0.36%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 454 (32.57%) Windows
2 145 (10.40%) Linux
3 110 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 101 (7.25%) UNIX
5 87 (6.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 65 (4.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 51 (3.66%) Solaris
8 46 (3.30%) Windows 7
9 16 (1.15%) Oracle Linux
10 13 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (0.79%) Windows XP
12 9 (0.65%) AIX
13 8 (0.57%) Windows 8
13 8 (0.57%) CentOS
13 8 (0.57%) Ubuntu
13 8 (0.57%) HPUX
14 3 (0.22%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.22%) Android
15 2 (0.14%) Debian
15 2 (0.14%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 552 (39.60%) Project Management
2 462 (33.14%) PRINCE2
3 429 (30.77%) ITIL
4 263 (18.87%) Stakeholder Management
5 201 (14.42%) Service Delivery
6 136 (9.76%) Risk Management
7 128 (9.18%) Migration
8 106 (7.60%) Programme Management
9 99 (7.10%) Change Control
10 92 (6.60%) Service Management
11 85 (6.10%) Supplier Management
12 78 (5.60%) Infrastructure Management
13 72 (5.16%) Quality Management
14 70 (5.02%) Disaster Recovery
14 70 (5.02%) Configuration Management
15 62 (4.45%) Risk Assessment
16 61 (4.38%) Matrix Management
16 61 (4.38%) PRINCE
17 55 (3.95%) Change Management
18 54 (3.87%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 81 (5.81%) SQL
2 13 (0.93%) Bash Shell
3 11 (0.79%) PHP
4 10 (0.72%) PowerShell
5 9 (0.65%) Perl
5 9 (0.65%) Java
6 8 (0.57%) Shell Script
6 8 (0.57%) C
7 7 (0.50%) VBScript
8 5 (0.36%) Ruby
9 4 (0.29%) Python
10 3 (0.22%) C++
11 2 (0.14%) VB
12 1 (0.072%) C#
12 1 (0.072%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.072%) PowerHouse
12 1 (0.072%) R
Qualifications
1 150 (10.76%) Degree
2 142 (10.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 133 (9.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 112 (8.03%) Security Cleared
5 109 (7.82%) SC Cleared
6 106 (7.60%) Microsoft Certification
7 96 (6.89%) Cisco Certification
8 81 (5.81%) CCNA
9 75 (5.38%) MCSE
10 65 (4.66%) PMI Certification
11 63 (4.52%) ITIL Certification
12 47 (3.37%) MCSA
13 42 (3.01%) PMP
14 32 (2.30%) CCNP
15 27 (1.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 16 (1.15%) MCP
17 13 (0.93%) MCITP
18 12 (0.86%) CCIE
19 9 (0.65%) OCA
19 9 (0.65%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (2.51%) SLA
2 24 (1.72%) QA
3 14 (1.00%) ISO 9001
4 13 (0.93%) COBIT
5 10 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.72%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.14%) BS25999
8 1 (0.072%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 263 (18.87%) Active Directory
2 201 (14.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (4.81%) Hyper-V
4 42 (3.01%) vSphere
5 37 (2.65%) VMware ESX
6 22 (1.58%) XenApp
7 19 (1.36%) MetaFrame
8 17 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (0.93%) XenServer
10 7 (0.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 5 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (0.29%) GPFS
12 4 (0.29%) Xen
12 4 (0.29%) VMware Server
13 3 (0.22%) Terminal Server
13 3 (0.22%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
14 2 (0.14%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 2 (0.14%) XenDesktop
14 2 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 34 (2.44%) SCCM
2 17 (1.22%) SCOM
3 12 (0.86%) Backup Exec
3 12 (0.86%) Tivoli
4 11 (0.79%) NetBackup
5 10 (0.72%) Puppet
5 10 (0.72%) ZABBIX
6 8 (0.57%) Nagios
7 7 (0.50%) OpenView
7 7 (0.50%) Opsview
8 5 (0.36%) ARCserve
8 5 (0.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 5 (0.36%) HP Data Protector
8 5 (0.36%) SolarWinds Orion
8 5 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (0.36%) SCDPM
9 4 (0.29%) Cacti
10 3 (0.22%) BMC PATROL
10 3 (0.22%) Data Guard
10 3 (0.22%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 376 (26.97%) VMware
2 294 (21.09%) Microsoft
3 270 (19.37%) Cisco
4 216 (15.49%) Citrix
5 120 (8.61%) Oracle
6 95 (6.81%) HP
7 74 (5.31%) Fujitsu
8 47 (3.37%) NetApp
8 47 (3.37%) IBM
9 46 (3.30%) EMC
10 37 (2.65%) Juniper
11 28 (2.01%) SAP
12 22 (1.58%) CheckPoint
12 22 (1.58%) F5
13 19 (1.36%) Symantec
14 18 (1.29%) Dell
14 18 (1.29%) Avaya
14 18 (1.29%) Red Hat
15 16 (1.15%) Sun
16 14 (1.00%) Intel
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum To c £40K + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + + Bonus & Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 36 days holiday and more
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £68000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 20% bonus + much more
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorchester, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £56000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Square One Resources
Posted: 3 days ago
Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £115000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £32k - 43k per year
Posted: 4 days ago