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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 399 319 337
Rank change year-on-year
-80 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 749 1002 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.74% 0.94% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.98% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 625 826 694
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £42,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016 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 12 February 2016. 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 -68 700 £52,500 -4.54% 84
London -61 262 £60,000 -4.00% 35
South East +48 196 £50,000 -9.09% 17
Hampshire +44 56 £51,500 -1.90% 2
North West -3 56 £42,500 -19.81% 7
Berkshire -22 47 £57,500 +4.54% 4
East of England -21 46 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Yorkshire -75 41 £50,000 - 8
Surrey +33 38 £52,500 -19.23% 3
West Midlands -28 37 £52,500 +1.94% 9
South West -13 33 £50,000 -2.91% 4
Scotland -10 29 £52,500 -12.50% 4
West Yorkshire -69 28 £50,000 - 7
East Midlands -7 27 £45,250 -9.50% 2
City of London -24 27 £70,000 +16.66% 6
Manchester -5 24 £47,500 -7.76% 5
Reading +2 23 £50,000 -4.76% 3
Southampton +12 22 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Hertfordshire +1 20 £55,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire -6 18 £51,250 -10.86% 4
Birmingham -9 18 £55,000 +4.76% 3
Bristol -15 16 £50,500 -1.94% 3
Nottinghamshire +2 15 £45,625 -3.94%
Edinburgh -2 15 £50,500 -15.83% 1
Lancashire +22 14 £33,500 -31.63%
West Sussex +2 14 £46,250 -13.95% 1
Cheshire +13 13 £40,000 -40.74% 2
Kent +6 13 £50,000 - 2
Bedfordshire +3 13 £47,500 -
Nottingham -5 13 £48,750 +2.63%

Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 751 (44.07%) Project Management
2 701 (41.14%) PRINCE2
3 570 (33.45%) Finance
4 463 (27.17%) ITIL
5 422 (24.77%) Windows
6 392 (23.00%) Data Centre
7 349 (20.48%) VMware
8 347 (20.36%) Stakeholder Management
9 342 (20.07%) Microsoft
10 222 (13.03%) Cisco
11 215 (12.62%) Degree
12 209 (12.27%) VMware Infrastructure
13 202 (11.85%) WAN
14 201 (11.80%) Windows Server
15 196 (11.50%) Service Delivery
16 192 (11.27%) Active Directory
17 191 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
18 189 (11.09%) Citrix
19 182 (10.68%) SAN
20 174 (10.21%) LAN
21 166 (9.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
22 161 (9.45%) MS Excel
23 152 (8.92%) Firewall
24 141 (8.27%) PMI Certification
25 131 (7.69%) Linux
26 127 (7.45%) Change Management
27 126 (7.39%) Oracle
28 122 (7.16%) Telecoms
29 120 (7.04%) Line Management
30 111 (6.51%) Banking

Infrastructure Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 98 (5.75%) MS Exchange
2 69 (4.05%) SharePoint
3 52 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 44 (2.58%) Skype for Business
5 36 (2.11%) IIS
6 34 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 21 (1.23%) MS Project Server
8 15 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
9 11 (0.65%) Apache
10 7 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (0.29%) Moodle
11 5 (0.29%) Oracle Coherence
11 5 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.23%) CMS
12 4 (0.23%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.23%) nginx
12 4 (0.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 161 (9.45%) MS Excel
2 111 (6.51%) MS Project
3 62 (3.64%) MS Office
4 20 (1.17%) MS Visio
5 19 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.18%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 9 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (0.41%) Maximo
3 5 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.29%) Unit4 Business World
4 4 (0.23%) Magento
4 4 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.18%) SAP R/3
6 2 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.12%) Primavera
7 1 (0.059%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 93 (5.46%) Office 365
2 61 (3.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
4 32 (1.88%) IaaS
5 30 (1.76%) Cloud Computing
6 23 (1.35%) SaaS
7 15 (0.88%) Mimecast
7 15 (0.88%) PaaS
8 9 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
9 8 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
10 6 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
11 5 (0.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 5 (0.29%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.29%) Route 53
11 5 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 4 (0.23%) CloudFront
12 4 (0.23%) Google Apps
13 1 (0.059%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 202 (11.85%) WAN
2 182 (10.68%) SAN
3 174 (10.21%) LAN
4 152 (8.92%) Firewall
5 81 (4.75%) VoIP
6 58 (3.40%) DNS
7 54 (3.17%) Internet
8 52 (3.05%) VPN
9 42 (2.46%) TCP/IP
10 37 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
11 33 (1.94%) DHCP
12 32 (1.88%) MPLS
13 29 (1.70%) VLAN
14 25 (1.47%) Wireless
15 24 (1.41%) Network Security
16 17 (1.00%) Unified Communications
17 16 (0.94%) Intranet
17 16 (0.94%) iSCSI
18 15 (0.88%) NAS
19 11 (0.65%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (5.99%) SQL Server
2 20 (1.17%) MySQL
3 14 (0.82%) Oracle Database
4 13 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (0.53%) Big Data
7 9 (0.53%) Oracle Exadata
8 8 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (0.29%) Pentaho
11 4 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.18%) DB2
12 3 (0.18%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.18%) Relational Database
13 2 (0.12%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 1 (0.059%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (0.059%) Sybase ASA
Development Applications
1 7 (0.41%) TeamCity
2 5 (0.29%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (0.23%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.23%) JIRA
3 4 (0.23%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.12%) CruiseControl
4 2 (0.12%) Hudson
4 2 (0.12%) Maven
4 2 (0.12%) Subversion
4 2 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.059%) Visual Studio
General
1 570 (33.45%) Finance
2 122 (7.16%) Telecoms
3 111 (6.51%) Banking
4 93 (5.46%) Retail
5 39 (2.29%) Legal
6 33 (1.94%) Marketing
7 25 (1.47%) Manufacturing
8 20 (1.17%) Investment Banking
9 19 (1.12%) Law
10 16 (0.94%) Electronics
11 11 (0.65%) Advertising
11 11 (0.65%) Back Office
11 11 (0.65%) Billing
11 11 (0.65%) Financial Institution
12 9 (0.53%) Games
13 5 (0.29%) Front Office
14 4 (0.23%) Local Government
15 3 (0.18%) Military
16 2 (0.12%) Automotive
16 2 (0.12%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (1.94%) Web Services
2 25 (1.47%) .NET
3 22 (1.29%) Middleware
4 9 (0.53%) Oracle Fusion
5 6 (0.35%) HTML
5 6 (0.35%) LAMP
5 6 (0.35%) SOAP
6 4 (0.23%) CSS
6 4 (0.23%) jQuery
6 4 (0.23%) JSON
6 4 (0.23%) LEMP Stack
6 4 (0.23%) REST
6 4 (0.23%) SAP Basis
6 4 (0.23%) Symfony
6 4 (0.23%) XML
7 3 (0.18%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (0.12%) J2EE
8 2 (0.12%) WAP
9 1 (0.059%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.059%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 392 (23.00%) Data Centre
2 93 (5.46%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (3.17%) PMI
4 45 (2.64%) Computer Science
5 43 (2.52%) Management Information System
6 35 (2.05%) Driving Licence
7 21 (1.23%) Clustering
8 16 (0.94%) Replication
9 14 (0.82%) Mainframe
10 13 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
11 12 (0.70%) Hedge funds
12 11 (0.65%) Visualisation
13 10 (0.59%) Client/Server
13 10 (0.59%) EPoS
13 10 (0.59%) Grid Computing
13 10 (0.59%) Mathematics
14 9 (0.53%) NHS
14 9 (0.53%) Statistics
15 8 (0.47%) Video on Demand
16 7 (0.41%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 422 (24.77%) Windows
2 201 (11.80%) Windows Server
3 131 (7.69%) Linux
4 106 (6.22%) Unix
5 98 (5.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 94 (5.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 35 (2.05%) Windows 7
8 28 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
9 20 (1.17%) AIX
9 20 (1.17%) Windows 8
10 13 (0.76%) Solaris
11 12 (0.70%) Windows XP
12 7 (0.41%) CentOS
12 7 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (0.35%) Ubuntu
13 6 (0.35%) Windows 10
14 4 (0.23%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.18%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.12%) HPUX
16 2 (0.12%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 751 (44.07%) Project Management
2 701 (41.14%) PRINCE2
3 463 (27.17%) ITIL
4 347 (20.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 196 (11.50%) Service Delivery
6 191 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
7 127 (7.45%) Change Management
8 120 (7.04%) Line Management
9 110 (6.46%) Programme Management
10 101 (5.93%) Risk Management
11 99 (5.81%) Resource Management
12 91 (5.34%) Migration
13 90 (5.28%) Disaster Recovery
14 86 (5.05%) Supplier Management
15 82 (4.81%) Project Planning
16 69 (4.05%) Service Management
17 67 (3.93%) E-Commerce
18 66 (3.87%) People Management
19 61 (3.58%) Change Control
19 61 (3.58%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 96 (5.63%) SQL
2 15 (0.88%) C
2 15 (0.88%) Java
3 8 (0.47%) PowerShell
4 7 (0.41%) Shell Script
5 6 (0.35%) JavaScript
5 6 (0.35%) PHP
6 4 (0.23%) C#
7 3 (0.18%) ABAP
7 3 (0.18%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.12%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.12%) Groovy
8 2 (0.12%) Perl
8 2 (0.12%) VBA
9 1 (0.059%) C++
9 1 (0.059%) COBOL
9 1 (0.059%) Lingo
Qualifications
1 215 (12.62%) Degree
2 166 (9.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 141 (8.27%) PMI Certification
4 108 (6.34%) PMP
5 103 (6.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 89 (5.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 76 (4.46%) MCSE
8 55 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 54 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
10 43 (2.52%) Security Cleared
11 42 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
12 34 (2.00%) MCSA
13 32 (1.88%) APMP
14 27 (1.58%) SC Cleared
15 26 (1.53%) MCITP
16 22 (1.29%) CCA
16 22 (1.29%) Citrix Certification
17 21 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 20 (1.17%) CCNA
19 17 (1.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (5.52%) SLA
2 19 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (1.00%) QA
4 16 (0.94%) COBIT
5 13 (0.76%) PCI DSS
5 13 (0.76%) PMBOK
6 5 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.18%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.059%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.059%) EMIR
8 1 (0.059%) ISO22301
8 1 (0.059%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 209 (12.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 192 (11.27%) Active Directory
3 70 (4.11%) Hyper-V
4 33 (1.94%) vSphere
5 24 (1.41%) XenApp
6 9 (0.53%) VMware ESX
7 8 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (0.41%) vCloud
9 6 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 6 (0.35%) XenDesktop
10 5 (0.29%) ISA Server
11 3 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
11 3 (0.18%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.12%) Samba
12 2 (0.12%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.12%) Xen
13 1 (0.059%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.059%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 29 (1.70%) SCCM
2 12 (0.70%) Backup Exec
3 10 (0.59%) cPanel
3 10 (0.59%) Plesk
4 8 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (0.29%) Cacti
6 5 (0.29%) HP Data Protector
6 5 (0.29%) Nagios
6 5 (0.29%) SCOM
7 4 (0.23%) Puppet
8 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (0.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (0.12%) PaperCut
9 1 (0.059%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.059%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.059%) Simpana
9 1 (0.059%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.059%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.059%) WSUS
Vendors
1 349 (20.48%) VMware
2 342 (20.07%) Microsoft
3 222 (13.03%) Cisco
4 189 (11.09%) Citrix
5 126 (7.39%) Oracle
6 106 (6.22%) HP
7 41 (2.41%) NetApp
8 37 (2.17%) EMC
9 31 (1.82%) Dell
10 30 (1.76%) SAP
11 28 (1.64%) CheckPoint
11 28 (1.64%) Juniper
12 19 (1.12%) IBM
13 18 (1.06%) Google
14 16 (0.94%) Veeam
15 11 (0.65%) Avaya
15 11 (0.65%) Intel Security
16 10 (0.59%) SonicWALL
16 10 (0.59%) Symantec
17 9 (0.53%) Qualys
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Benefits + Car
Posted: 5 hours ago
West Midlands
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum plus Benefits/Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £40k - 55k per year + Car Allow + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Spalding, Lincolnshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance + Pension + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £90,000
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Send
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Broady Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + pension, health,
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £85000 - £115000 per day + Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Volaris Exec
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + comprehensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Networking People
Salary: Negotiable / Competitive (shares / Bonus)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Palm Mason
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £85000 - £115000 per day + Bonus + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago