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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 412 433 456
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 653 652 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.61% 0.55% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.58% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 530 472 458
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,600 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £74,750 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £53,458 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.91% +5.26%

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
101925 112965 102678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.55% 94.63% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 83823 92812 85368
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 £27,500 £27,000
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 3 June 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 3 June 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
(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 +33 597 £55,000 - 58
London +22 233 £62,500 +4.16% 21
South East +11 103 £55,000 - 9
City of London +26 67 £62,500 -3.84% 6
North West +47 63 £52,500 -4.54% 7
West Midlands +11 56 £57,500 +4.54% 8
Yorkshire -6 56 £42,500 -9.57% 2
East of England +28 55 £55,000 +10.00% 5
East Midlands +26 44 £51,729 +14.95% 5
Essex +29 29 £55,000 +4.76%
Berkshire -5 29 £55,000 -2.22% 2
West Yorkshire -26 27 £40,000 -14.89% 1
Scotland +22 24 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Leeds -14 24 £40,000 -14.89%
South Yorkshire +3 23 £42,500 -12.37% 1
Surrey +13 21 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Birmingham +2 21 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Manchester +13 20 £67,000 +21.81% 3
Cheshire +14 19 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Staffordshire +24 17 £55,000 -
Wales -14 16 £58,750 +6.81% 2
West Sussex +11 15 £58,500 +8.83% 3
Hampshire +9 15 £55,000 +12.24% 1
Reading 0 15 £60,000 +26.31% 1
South West -16 15 £47,500 +5.55%
Derbyshire +12 14 £60,000 -
Sheffield -3 13 £41,500 -15.73% 1
Lancashire - 13 £42,750 - 1
Nottingham +13 12 £53,458 -17.75%
Edinburgh +11 12 £52,500 +16.66%

Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

1 477 (37.35%) Project Management
2 409 (32.03%) Finance
3 403 (31.56%) Windows
4 396 (31.01%) PRINCE2
5 356 (27.88%) Data Centre
6 337 (26.39%) ITIL
7 309 (24.20%) VMware
8 207 (16.21%) Microsoft
9 188 (14.72%) Firewall
10 186 (14.57%) VMware Infrastructure
11 182 (14.25%) Stakeholder Management
12 180 (14.10%) WAN
13 178 (13.94%) Cisco
14 170 (13.31%) LAN
15 165 (12.92%) Active Directory
16 151 (11.82%) Citrix
16 151 (11.82%) Retail
17 149 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
18 143 (11.20%) Service Delivery
19 142 (11.12%) SAN
20 128 (10.02%) Migration
21 115 (9.01%) Banking
22 112 (8.77%) Linux
23 105 (8.22%) Degree
23 105 (8.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
24 96 (7.52%) SQL
25 86 (6.73%) MS Excel
26 84 (6.58%) MS Exchange
27 80 (6.26%) Windows Server 2008
28 78 (6.11%) Hyper-V

Infrastructure Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 84 (6.58%) MS Exchange
2 45 (3.52%) SharePoint
3 33 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2013
4 28 (2.19%) IIS
5 24 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 24 (1.88%) Lync
6 17 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (0.78%) Apache
8 9 (0.70%) GroupWise
9 7 (0.55%) CICS
10 6 (0.47%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.47%) nginx
11 4 (0.31%) IBM Notes
11 4 (0.31%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.16%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.16%) Oracle Coherence
12 2 (0.16%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.16%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 86 (6.73%) MS Excel
2 52 (4.07%) MS Office
3 36 (2.82%) MS Project
4 13 (1.02%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.078%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 12 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.47%) Summit
3 4 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.078%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.078%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.078%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.078%) Magento
5 1 (0.078%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.078%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 56 (4.39%) Office 365
2 36 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (0.78%) SaaS
5 7 (0.55%) PaaS
5 7 (0.55%) Amazon S3
5 7 (0.55%) IaaS
6 6 (0.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 6 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.078%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.078%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (0.078%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.078%) Yammer
8 1 (0.078%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 188 (14.72%) Firewall
2 180 (14.10%) WAN
3 170 (13.31%) LAN
4 142 (11.12%) SAN
5 68 (5.32%) DNS
6 48 (3.76%) TCP/IP
7 47 (3.68%) NAS
8 45 (3.52%) VPN
9 41 (3.21%) VoIP
9 41 (3.21%) DHCP
10 36 (2.82%) Network Security
11 30 (2.35%) MPLS
12 29 (2.27%) Wireless
13 28 (2.19%) Internet
14 25 (1.96%) Unified Communications
15 20 (1.57%) Wi-Fi
15 20 (1.57%) SSL
16 19 (1.49%) VLAN
16 19 (1.49%) WLAN
17 17 (1.33%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (4.54%) SQL Server
2 31 (2.43%) Oracle Database
3 21 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
4 19 (1.49%) Oracle Exadata
5 16 (1.25%) MySQL
6 15 (1.17%) DB2
7 12 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (0.86%) Amazon RDS
9 8 (0.63%) Big Data
10 6 (0.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 6 (0.47%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.23%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.23%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.16%) Oracle9i Database
12 2 (0.16%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.16%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.16%) SQLPlus
13 1 (0.078%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.078%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (0.63%) JIRA
2 2 (0.16%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.16%) Maven
3 1 (0.078%) Subversion
General
1 409 (32.03%) Finance
2 151 (11.82%) Retail
3 115 (9.01%) Banking
4 66 (5.17%) Telecoms
5 47 (3.68%) Manufacturing
6 29 (2.27%) Legal
6 29 (2.27%) Investment Banking
7 22 (1.72%) Back Office
8 19 (1.49%) Law
9 17 (1.33%) Marketing
10 14 (1.10%) Retail Banking
11 12 (0.94%) Games
12 11 (0.86%) Financial Institution
13 10 (0.78%) Advertising
13 10 (0.78%) Billing
14 6 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.31%) Spanish Language
16 2 (0.16%) Automotive
16 2 (0.16%) Italian Language
16 2 (0.16%) Portuguese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (2.82%) Middleware
2 34 (2.66%) Web Services
3 18 (1.41%) Oracle Fusion
4 16 (1.25%) .NET
5 6 (0.47%) X-Windows
6 2 (0.16%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.078%) XMPP
7 1 (0.078%) ISPF
7 1 (0.078%) LAMP
7 1 (0.078%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 356 (27.88%) Data Centre
2 61 (4.78%) Analytical Skills
3 59 (4.62%) FMCG
4 37 (2.90%) Mainframe
5 33 (2.58%) Management Information System
6 30 (2.35%) Clustering
7 18 (1.41%) PMI
8 13 (1.02%) Computer Science
8 13 (1.02%) Fat Client
8 13 (1.02%) Thin Client
9 11 (0.86%) Client/Server
10 10 (0.78%) Hedge funds
11 9 (0.70%) Life Science
11 9 (0.70%) Replication
12 8 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (0.63%) IVR
12 8 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
13 7 (0.55%) Economics
13 7 (0.55%) Statistics
13 7 (0.55%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 403 (31.56%) Windows
2 112 (8.77%) Linux
3 80 (6.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 77 (6.03%) UNIX
5 57 (4.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 36 (2.82%) Windows 7
7 33 (2.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 32 (2.51%) Windows XP
9 28 (2.19%) Solaris
10 16 (1.25%) Windows 8
11 11 (0.86%) CentOS
11 11 (0.86%) AIX
12 10 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (0.70%) NetWare
14 7 (0.55%) HPUX
15 5 (0.39%) Ubuntu
15 5 (0.39%) Windows Vista
15 5 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
16 4 (0.31%) Android
17 3 (0.23%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 477 (37.35%) Project Management
2 396 (31.01%) PRINCE2
3 337 (26.39%) ITIL
4 182 (14.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 149 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
6 143 (11.20%) Service Delivery
7 128 (10.02%) Migration
8 77 (6.03%) Business Continuity
9 75 (5.87%) Service Management
9 75 (5.87%) Infrastructure Management
10 71 (5.56%) Resource Management
11 70 (5.48%) Programme Management
11 70 (5.48%) Disaster Recovery
12 66 (5.17%) Change Management
13 61 (4.78%) People Management
14 58 (4.54%) Supplier Management
14 58 (4.54%) Knowledge Management
15 53 (4.15%) PRINCE
16 48 (3.76%) Incident Management
17 44 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 96 (7.52%) SQL
2 28 (2.19%) PowerShell
3 16 (1.25%) Perl
4 15 (1.17%) C
5 10 (0.78%) Python
6 8 (0.63%) Bash Shell
7 7 (0.55%) C#
7 7 (0.55%) Java
7 7 (0.55%) T-SQL
8 6 (0.47%) PHP
8 6 (0.47%) VB.NET
8 6 (0.47%) Shell Script
9 4 (0.31%) VBScript
10 2 (0.16%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.16%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.16%) Lingo
10 2 (0.16%) Korn
10 2 (0.16%) Ruby
11 1 (0.078%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 105 (8.22%) Degree
1 105 (8.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 73 (5.72%) PMI Certification
3 71 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 61 (4.78%) PMP
5 54 (4.23%) Security Cleared
6 50 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 49 (3.84%) Cisco Certification
8 44 (3.45%) SC Cleared
9 42 (3.29%) MCSE
10 41 (3.21%) CCNA
11 40 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
12 25 (1.96%) ISEB
13 15 (1.17%) MCP
14 14 (1.10%) CCNP
15 13 (1.02%) APMP
15 13 (1.02%) MCSA
16 12 (0.94%) MCITP
17 11 (0.86%) MCTS
18 9 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (3.99%) SLA
2 19 (1.49%) QA
3 18 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (0.94%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.39%) COBIT
5 5 (0.39%) PMBOK
6 4 (0.31%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.078%) Solvency II
System Software
1 186 (14.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 165 (12.92%) Active Directory
3 78 (6.11%) Hyper-V
4 24 (1.88%) VMware ESX
5 23 (1.80%) XenApp
6 10 (0.78%) XenDesktop
6 10 (0.78%) vSphere
7 8 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (0.63%) Terminal Server
8 7 (0.55%) VMware Workstation
9 5 (0.39%) XenServer
9 5 (0.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 5 (0.39%) ISA Server
9 5 (0.39%) vCloud
10 4 (0.31%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.23%) Firmware
12 2 (0.16%) KVM
12 2 (0.16%) DFS Replication
12 2 (0.16%) Xen
Systems Management
1 27 (2.11%) SCCM
2 21 (1.64%) SCOM
3 11 (0.86%) Puppet
4 10 (0.78%) Nagios
5 8 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (0.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 5 (0.39%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.23%) WSUS
9 3 (0.23%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.23%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
9 3 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (0.16%) SCDPM
10 2 (0.16%) OpenView
11 1 (0.078%) Ganglia
11 1 (0.078%) Zenoss
11 1 (0.078%) Plesk
11 1 (0.078%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.078%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 309 (24.20%) VMware
2 207 (16.21%) Microsoft
3 178 (13.94%) Cisco
4 151 (11.82%) Citrix
5 77 (6.03%) Oracle
6 53 (4.15%) NetApp
7 49 (3.84%) HP
8 39 (3.05%) Juniper
9 28 (2.19%) EMC
10 27 (2.11%) IBM
11 22 (1.72%) CheckPoint
12 16 (1.25%) Dell
13 14 (1.10%) Symantec
14 13 (1.02%) Red Hat
15 12 (0.94%) Sophos
16 11 (0.86%) Fujitsu
16 11 (0.86%) SolarWinds
16 11 (0.86%) F5
17 10 (0.78%) Websense
17 10 (0.78%) McAfee
County Durham
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £34k - 49k per year
Posted: 18 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Vadis People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 10% bonus scheme
Posted: 20 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Capgemini
Salary: competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
North London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Pension & Package
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
ninesharp
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare etc.
Posted: Yesterday
Merseyside
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swansea, West Glamorgan
LA International
Salary: £400 - £475 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Resource Management
Salary: £55000 per annum + Bonus & Great Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Spalding, Lincolnshire
The One Group
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
First Point IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago