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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 406 399 437
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +38
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 692 730 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.62% 0.61% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.65% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 556 537 490
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
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
105040 113071 104868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.60% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85862 91852 87227
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 April 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 28 April 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 +2 629 £55,000 +1.85% 78
London +43 277 £65,000 +9.24% 29
South East -34 88 £55,000 +2.39% 20
Yorkshire -29 73 £45,000 -4.76% 10
City of London +18 68 £67,500 +8.00% 10
East of England +26 57 £53,750 +7.50% 5
North West +36 53 £55,000 +22.22% 3
West Yorkshire -24 51 £45,000 -4.25% 6
West Midlands -3 50 £55,000 +10.00% 4
East Midlands +23 47 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Leeds -21 44 £45,000 -4.25% 4
Essex +27 31 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Berkshire -21 26 £55,500 -1.33% 4
Scotland +13 24 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Hampshire +8 22 £52,500 +5.00% 5
Cheshire +17 20 £55,000 +15.78%
Manchester 0 20 £70,000 +55.55% 2
Wales -8 20 £47,500 +55.72% 1
South Yorkshire +1 17 £42,000 -13.40% 4
Staffordshire +8 16 £55,000 - 1
Edinburgh +3 16 £58,750 +17.50% 2
Birmingham -6 16 £65,000 +23.80% 1
Bedfordshire +20 14 £47,500 +18.75%
Derbyshire +14 14 £55,000 -33.33% 2
South Wales -8 14 £45,000 -10.00% 1
South West -17 14 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Luton +11 12 £47,500 -
Nottinghamshire +5 12 £50,000 -23.07%
Nottingham +3 12 £50,000 -23.07%
Northamptonshire +1 12 £47,500 +5.55% 2

Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 495 (37.82%) Project Management
2 421 (32.16%) PRINCE2
3 417 (31.86%) Finance
4 402 (30.71%) Windows
5 353 (26.97%) ITIL
6 311 (23.76%) VMware
7 219 (16.73%) Microsoft
8 193 (14.74%) Stakeholder Management
9 186 (14.21%) WAN
10 180 (13.75%) VMware Infrastructure
11 175 (13.37%) Cisco
12 174 (13.29%) Firewall
13 173 (13.22%) LAN
14 166 (12.68%) Citrix
15 160 (12.22%) Active Directory
16 158 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
17 151 (11.54%) Retail
18 150 (11.46%) Service Delivery
19 141 (10.77%) SAN
20 137 (10.47%) Migration
21 112 (8.56%) Banking
22 107 (8.17%) Degree
22 107 (8.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
22 107 (8.17%) SQL
23 104 (7.94%) Linux
24 93 (7.10%) MS Excel
24 93 (7.10%) PMI Certification
25 87 (6.65%) MS Exchange
26 80 (6.11%) Infrastructure Management
27 79 (6.04%) UNIX

Infrastructure Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 87 (6.65%) MS Exchange
2 47 (3.59%) SharePoint
3 30 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 25 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2010
5 24 (1.83%) Lync
6 20 (1.53%) IIS
7 19 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (0.76%) GroupWise
9 9 (0.69%) Apache
10 8 (0.61%) CICS
11 6 (0.46%) nginx
11 6 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (0.23%) IBM Notes
13 3 (0.23%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.15%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.15%) WorkSite
14 2 (0.15%) Oracle Coherence
15 1 (0.076%) Documentum
Applications
1 93 (7.10%) MS Excel
2 47 (3.59%) MS Office
3 39 (2.98%) MS Project
4 15 (1.15%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.076%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 9 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.46%) Summit
4 3 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.076%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.076%) Maximo
5 1 (0.076%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.076%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.076%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 58 (4.43%) Office 365
2 37 (2.83%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (0.53%) Amazon S3
6 6 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.23%) SaaS
8 3 (0.23%) PaaS
8 3 (0.23%) IaaS
9 1 (0.076%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.076%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.076%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 186 (14.21%) WAN
2 174 (13.29%) Firewall
3 173 (13.22%) LAN
4 141 (10.77%) SAN
5 65 (4.97%) DNS
6 44 (3.36%) NAS
7 43 (3.28%) DHCP
8 42 (3.21%) VPN
9 40 (3.06%) VoIP
10 36 (2.75%) TCP/IP
11 33 (2.52%) Network Security
12 30 (2.29%) Internet
13 28 (2.14%) Wireless
14 26 (1.99%) MPLS
15 23 (1.76%) IP Telephony
16 22 (1.68%) SSL
17 20 (1.53%) Unified Communications
18 19 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
19 18 (1.38%) WLAN
20 16 (1.22%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (4.05%) SQL Server
2 30 (2.29%) Oracle Database
3 22 (1.68%) Oracle Database 11g
4 21 (1.60%) Oracle Exadata
5 16 (1.22%) DB2
6 14 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (0.92%) MySQL
9 10 (0.76%) Amazon RDS
10 8 (0.61%) Big Data
11 6 (0.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 6 (0.46%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.23%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (0.23%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.15%) SQLPlus
13 2 (0.15%) Oracle9i Database
13 2 (0.15%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.15%) Oracle Database 10g
14 1 (0.076%) Crystal Reports
14 1 (0.076%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 7 (0.53%) JIRA
2 1 (0.076%) Maven
2 1 (0.076%) Subversion
2 1 (0.076%) Jenkins
General
1 417 (31.86%) Finance
2 151 (11.54%) Retail
3 112 (8.56%) Banking
4 64 (4.89%) Telecoms
5 50 (3.82%) Manufacturing
6 33 (2.52%) Investment Banking
7 29 (2.22%) Legal
8 20 (1.53%) Law
9 15 (1.15%) Back Office
10 13 (0.99%) Financial Institution
11 12 (0.92%) Retail Banking
12 11 (0.84%) Games
13 10 (0.76%) Billing
14 8 (0.61%) Marketing
15 7 (0.53%) Advertising
16 6 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
17 4 (0.31%) Automotive
18 2 (0.15%) Italian Language
18 2 (0.15%) Spanish Language
18 2 (0.15%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (3.67%) Middleware
2 39 (2.98%) Web Services
3 20 (1.53%) Oracle Fusion
4 18 (1.38%) .NET
5 5 (0.38%) X-Windows
6 2 (0.15%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.15%) CGI
7 1 (0.076%) EDI
7 1 (0.076%) XML
7 1 (0.076%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.076%) LAMP
7 1 (0.076%) JSON
7 1 (0.076%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 66 (5.04%) FMCG
2 57 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (2.83%) Mainframe
4 35 (2.67%) Clustering
5 33 (2.52%) PMI
6 29 (2.22%) Management Information System
7 15 (1.15%) Computer Science
8 14 (1.07%) Fat Client
8 14 (1.07%) Thin Client
9 11 (0.84%) Replication
9 11 (0.84%) Hedge funds
10 9 (0.69%) Client/Server
10 9 (0.69%) Statistics
10 9 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (0.53%) Economics
12 6 (0.46%) Public Cloud
12 6 (0.46%) iPad
12 6 (0.46%) CMDB
12 6 (0.46%) Blackberry
12 6 (0.46%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 402 (30.71%) Windows
2 104 (7.94%) Linux
3 79 (6.04%) UNIX
3 79 (6.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 44 (3.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 41 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 34 (2.60%) Solaris
6 34 (2.60%) Windows XP
7 30 (2.29%) Windows 7
8 13 (0.99%) CentOS
9 12 (0.92%) AIX
10 11 (0.84%) Windows 8
11 9 (0.69%) NetWare
12 8 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (0.53%) HPUX
14 5 (0.38%) Windows Vista
15 4 (0.31%) Android
15 4 (0.31%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.23%) Windows 2000 Server
17 2 (0.15%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 495 (37.82%) Project Management
2 421 (32.16%) PRINCE2
3 353 (26.97%) ITIL
4 193 (14.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 158 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
6 150 (11.46%) Service Delivery
7 137 (10.47%) Migration
8 80 (6.11%) Infrastructure Management
9 78 (5.96%) Disaster Recovery
10 77 (5.88%) Business Continuity
11 74 (5.65%) Service Management
12 71 (5.42%) Resource Management
13 70 (5.35%) Change Management
14 63 (4.81%) People Management
15 62 (4.74%) Programme Management
16 57 (4.35%) Supplier Management
17 55 (4.20%) Knowledge Management
18 49 (3.74%) PRINCE
19 48 (3.67%) Continuous Improvement
19 48 (3.67%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 107 (8.17%) SQL
2 25 (1.91%) PowerShell
3 16 (1.22%) Perl
4 12 (0.92%) C
5 10 (0.76%) Python
6 8 (0.61%) Bash Shell
7 7 (0.53%) C#
7 7 (0.53%) PHP
7 7 (0.53%) Shell Script
8 6 (0.46%) VB.NET
9 5 (0.38%) Java
9 5 (0.38%) VBScript
10 2 (0.15%) Korn
10 2 (0.15%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.15%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.15%) VBA
11 1 (0.076%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.076%) COBOL
11 1 (0.076%) Lingo
11 1 (0.076%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 107 (8.17%) Degree
1 107 (8.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 93 (7.10%) PMI Certification
3 69 (5.27%) PMP
4 68 (5.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 60 (4.58%) Security Cleared
6 54 (4.13%) ITIL Certification
7 53 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
7 53 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
8 48 (3.67%) SC Cleared
9 47 (3.59%) MCSE
10 45 (3.44%) CCNA
11 25 (1.91%) ISEB
12 21 (1.60%) CCNP
13 15 (1.15%) APMP
14 14 (1.07%) CCIE
15 13 (0.99%) MCITP
16 12 (0.92%) MCSA
17 10 (0.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 9 (0.69%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (3.67%) SLA
2 24 (1.83%) QA
3 15 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (0.84%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.38%) COBIT
6 3 (0.23%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.076%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.076%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.076%) PMBOK
System Software
1 180 (13.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 160 (12.22%) Active Directory
3 69 (5.27%) Hyper-V
4 21 (1.60%) XenApp
5 18 (1.38%) vSphere
6 17 (1.30%) VMware ESX
7 8 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (0.53%) Terminal Services
9 6 (0.46%) XenServer
9 6 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 6 (0.46%) VMware Workstation
10 5 (0.38%) vCloud
11 4 (0.31%) XenDesktop
11 4 (0.31%) Terminal Server
12 3 (0.23%) Firmware
12 3 (0.23%) MetaFrame
13 2 (0.15%) KVM
13 2 (0.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 2 (0.15%) DFS Replication
13 2 (0.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 27 (2.06%) SCOM
2 22 (1.68%) SCCM
3 9 (0.69%) Nagios
3 9 (0.69%) Puppet
4 8 (0.61%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (0.46%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 5 (0.38%) Tivoli
7 5 (0.38%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 5 (0.38%) SCDPM
8 4 (0.31%) Backup Exec
8 4 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.23%) ARCserve
9 3 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (0.15%) WSUS
10 2 (0.15%) OpenView
11 1 (0.076%) ZENworks
11 1 (0.076%) BMC PATROL
11 1 (0.076%) SolarWinds Orion
11 1 (0.076%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 311 (23.76%) VMware
2 219 (16.73%) Microsoft
3 175 (13.37%) Cisco
4 166 (12.68%) Citrix
5 76 (5.81%) Oracle
6 45 (3.44%) HP
7 44 (3.36%) NetApp
8 40 (3.06%) Juniper
9 29 (2.22%) IBM
10 24 (1.83%) EMC
10 24 (1.83%) CheckPoint
11 16 (1.22%) Sophos
12 14 (1.07%) Symantec
13 13 (0.99%) Red Hat
13 13 (0.99%) Dell
14 12 (0.92%) SolarWinds
15 11 (0.84%) Fujitsu
16 10 (0.76%) McAfee
16 10 (0.76%) Avaya
17 9 (0.69%) Novell
Brighton, Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment
Posted: 8 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
IFDS
Posted: 13 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £48000.00 - £57000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
North London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
West London
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + pension, health, holiday
Posted: 17 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Large Benefits Package + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Healthcare + Pension + other soft Be
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £70k - 90k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus and good flexible benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leominster, Herefordshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Computer People
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Company vehicle
Posted: 3 days ago
Ripley, Derbyshire
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago