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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 413 417 400
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -17
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 611 585 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.59% 0.56% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.59% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 487 414 574
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £41,674 £42,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
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
98723 98609 105043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.80% 94.57% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 82175 79630 90068
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +23 569 £55,000 - 63
London -14 210 £65,000 +13.04% 24
South East -4 109 £53,750 +7.50% 12
Yorkshire -7 78 £47,500 -15.92% 11
City of London -2 55 £61,250 +2.08% 3
East of England +14 50 £52,500 -16.00% 5
North West -10 50 £55,000 +22.22% 3
West Yorkshire -21 45 £45,000 -18.18% 9
Leeds -2 43 £43,750 -20.45% 8
Scotland +5 34 £60,000 +20.00% 6
Hampshire -31 31 £52,500 +5.00% 5
Berkshire -10 29 £55,000 +22.22% 2
West Midlands -2 28 £50,000 -9.09% 3
East Midlands +12 25 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Manchester -8 24 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Essex -6 22 £55,000 -12.00% 2
North Yorkshire +23 21 £60,000 -25.00%
Hertfordshire -13 19 £52,500 +23.52% 3
Cheshire +2 18 £67,500 +45.94%
South West -14 18 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Glasgow +23 16 £60,000 +14.28% 2
Buckinghamshire +17 16 £57,500 +21.05% 1
Edinburgh -12 14 £66,000 +32.00% 4
Nottinghamshire +21 13 £42,087 -11.39%
Nottingham +15 13 £42,087 -11.39%
Milton Keynes +9 13 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Southampton +4 13 £52,500 - 2
Newbury +4 12 £50,000 +2.04%
Slough - 12 £65,000 -
Surrey -3 11 £70,000 +16.66%

Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 560 (40.20%) Project Management
2 474 (34.03%) PRINCE2
3 465 (33.38%) Windows
4 454 (32.59%) Finance
5 432 (31.01%) ITIL
6 361 (25.92%) VMware
7 226 (16.22%) Microsoft
8 214 (15.36%) Citrix
9 212 (15.22%) Cisco
10 194 (13.93%) VMware Infrastructure
11 185 (13.28%) WAN
12 182 (13.07%) Stakeholder Management
13 174 (12.49%) Active Directory
14 170 (12.20%) SAN
15 163 (11.70%) LAN
16 154 (11.06%) Firewall
17 145 (10.41%) Service Delivery
18 125 (8.97%) MS Exchange
19 124 (8.90%) Linux
19 124 (8.90%) Retail
20 120 (8.61%) SQL
21 119 (8.54%) Agile Software Development
22 117 (8.40%) MS Excel
23 116 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
24 111 (7.97%) Banking
25 107 (7.68%) Oracle
25 107 (7.68%) PMI Certification
26 105 (7.54%) Degree
27 104 (7.47%) Migration
28 101 (7.25%) UNIX

Infrastructure Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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
1 125 (8.97%) MS Exchange
2 61 (4.38%) SharePoint
3 44 (3.16%) Lync
4 35 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2010
5 30 (2.15%) IIS
6 29 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 26 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2007
7 26 (1.87%) Apache
8 12 (0.86%) OpenStack
8 12 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
9 10 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (0.50%) CICS
10 7 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (0.43%) WebSphere
11 6 (0.43%) GroupWise
11 6 (0.43%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (0.29%) nginx
13 4 (0.29%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.14%) Kentico
Applications
1 117 (8.40%) MS Excel
2 36 (2.58%) MS Project
3 31 (2.23%) MS Office
4 16 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (1.15%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.14%) Tridion
3 1 (0.072%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.072%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.072%) Maximo
3 1 (0.072%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.072%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.072%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 45 (3.23%) Office 365
2 32 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (0.65%) SaaS
5 7 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (0.36%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.14%) IaaS
8 1 (0.072%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.072%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 185 (13.28%) WAN
2 170 (12.20%) SAN
3 163 (11.70%) LAN
4 154 (11.06%) Firewall
5 83 (5.96%) DNS
6 50 (3.59%) DHCP
7 48 (3.45%) IP Telephony
8 46 (3.30%) NAS
9 41 (2.94%) VPN
10 37 (2.66%) VoIP
11 34 (2.44%) TCP/IP
12 27 (1.94%) Network Security
13 26 (1.87%) Internet
14 24 (1.72%) Wireless
15 22 (1.58%) Unified Communications
16 20 (1.44%) MPLS
17 18 (1.29%) Wi-Fi
18 16 (1.15%) Cisco ASA
19 14 (1.01%) Cisco Nexus
19 14 (1.01%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (6.17%) SQL Server
2 23 (1.65%) MySQL
3 21 (1.51%) Oracle Database
4 19 (1.36%) DB2
5 16 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
6 14 (1.01%) Oracle Exadata
7 12 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (0.57%) Hadoop
10 6 (0.43%) Relational Database
10 6 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (0.29%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (0.29%) Big Data
12 4 (0.29%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.29%) Informix
13 3 (0.22%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (0.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (0.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (0.65%) JIRA
2 7 (0.50%) Subversion
3 6 (0.43%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.29%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.29%) Hudson
5 2 (0.14%) SilkPerformer
5 2 (0.14%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.072%) Introscope
General
1 454 (32.59%) Finance
2 124 (8.90%) Retail
3 111 (7.97%) Banking
4 65 (4.67%) Telecoms
5 48 (3.45%) Manufacturing
6 37 (2.66%) Investment Banking
7 24 (1.72%) Legal
8 18 (1.29%) Financial Institution
8 18 (1.29%) Games
9 10 (0.72%) Advertising
9 10 (0.72%) Retail Banking
10 8 (0.57%) Law
10 8 (0.57%) Front Office
11 7 (0.50%) Back Office
12 6 (0.43%) Automotive
13 4 (0.29%) Private Banking
13 4 (0.29%) Billing
13 4 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.22%) Publishing
14 3 (0.22%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (4.95%) Middleware
2 39 (2.80%) Web Services
3 22 (1.58%) .NET
4 14 (1.01%) Oracle Fusion
5 5 (0.36%) Worklight
6 4 (0.29%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (0.29%) CGI
7 2 (0.14%) X-Windows
7 2 (0.14%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (0.14%) LAMP
7 2 (0.14%) HTML
7 2 (0.14%) EDI
8 1 (0.072%) XML
8 1 (0.072%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (0.072%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.072%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 51 (3.66%) PMI
2 44 (3.16%) FMCG
3 39 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (2.51%) Clustering
5 33 (2.37%) Management Information System
5 33 (2.37%) Mainframe
6 20 (1.44%) Computer Science
7 18 (1.29%) Fat Client
7 18 (1.29%) Thin Client
8 13 (0.93%) Statistics
9 12 (0.86%) Hedge funds
10 10 (0.72%) Blackberry
10 10 (0.72%) Replication
10 10 (0.72%) Economics
11 8 (0.57%) Enterprise Storage
11 8 (0.57%) CMDB
12 7 (0.50%) GIS
13 5 (0.36%) Fixed Income
13 5 (0.36%) EqualLogic
13 5 (0.36%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 465 (33.38%) Windows
2 124 (8.90%) Linux
3 116 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 101 (7.25%) UNIX
5 72 (5.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 63 (4.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 43 (3.09%) Windows 7
8 41 (2.94%) Solaris
9 22 (1.58%) Windows XP
10 18 (1.29%) AIX
11 13 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (0.65%) Windows 8
13 8 (0.57%) CentOS
13 8 (0.57%) HPUX
14 6 (0.43%) Windows 2000 Server
14 6 (0.43%) VMS
15 5 (0.36%) NetWare
16 4 (0.29%) Ubuntu
17 3 (0.22%) SUSE
18 1 (0.072%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 560 (40.20%) Project Management
2 474 (34.03%) PRINCE2
3 432 (31.01%) ITIL
4 182 (13.07%) Stakeholder Management
5 145 (10.41%) Service Delivery
6 119 (8.54%) Agile Software Development
7 104 (7.47%) Migration
8 87 (6.25%) Service Management
9 84 (6.03%) People Management
10 82 (5.89%) Infrastructure Management
11 74 (5.31%) Matrix Management
12 66 (4.74%) Line Management
13 65 (4.67%) Supplier Management
14 62 (4.45%) E-Commerce
14 62 (4.45%) Change Management
15 61 (4.38%) Business Continuity
16 59 (4.24%) Disaster Recovery
17 53 (3.80%) PRINCE
18 52 (3.73%) Risk Management
19 48 (3.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 120 (8.61%) SQL
2 23 (1.65%) PHP
3 21 (1.51%) PowerShell
4 15 (1.08%) Perl
5 12 (0.86%) C
6 11 (0.79%) Shell Script
7 10 (0.72%) Python
8 7 (0.50%) Java
8 7 (0.50%) VBA
8 7 (0.50%) Bash Shell
9 6 (0.43%) VB.NET
10 3 (0.22%) C#
10 3 (0.22%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.22%) Ruby
11 2 (0.14%) R
11 2 (0.14%) VBScript
12 1 (0.072%) COBOL
12 1 (0.072%) Jython
12 1 (0.072%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 107 (7.68%) PMI Certification
2 105 (7.54%) Degree
3 86 (6.17%) ITIL Certification
4 83 (5.96%) Security Cleared
4 83 (5.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 82 (5.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 74 (5.31%) Microsoft Certification
7 67 (4.81%) PMP
8 63 (4.52%) Cisco Certification
8 63 (4.52%) SC Cleared
9 58 (4.16%) MCSE
10 48 (3.45%) CCNA
11 37 (2.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 33 (2.37%) MCSA
13 29 (2.08%) CCNP
14 22 (1.58%) MCITP
15 21 (1.51%) APMP
15 21 (1.51%) CCIE
16 18 (1.29%) ISEB
17 13 (0.93%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (2.66%) SLA
2 24 (1.72%) QA
3 16 (1.15%) PCI DSS
4 13 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.65%) COBIT
6 6 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.36%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.072%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.072%) BS7799
System Software
1 194 (13.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 174 (12.49%) Active Directory
3 65 (4.67%) Hyper-V
4 32 (2.30%) vSphere
5 29 (2.08%) XenApp
6 23 (1.65%) VMware ESX
7 18 (1.29%) MetaFrame
8 11 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 6 (0.43%) XenServer
10 6 (0.43%) VMware Workstation
10 6 (0.43%) Terminal Services
11 5 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (0.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 4 (0.29%) vCloud
12 4 (0.29%) Xen
12 4 (0.29%) Firmware
13 3 (0.22%) KVM
13 3 (0.22%) XenDesktop
14 2 (0.14%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 32 (2.30%) SCOM
2 28 (2.01%) SCCM
3 12 (0.86%) Nagios
4 11 (0.79%) Puppet
5 9 (0.65%) Backup Exec
6 7 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (0.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 5 (0.36%) Tivoli
8 5 (0.36%) ARCserve
8 5 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (0.36%) SCDPM
8 5 (0.36%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 5 (0.36%) SolarWinds Orion
9 4 (0.29%) SCOrch
9 4 (0.29%) Opsview
9 4 (0.29%) Graphite
9 4 (0.29%) Cacti
9 4 (0.29%) Ganglia
9 4 (0.29%) NetBackup
9 4 (0.29%) OpenView
Vendors
1 361 (25.92%) VMware
2 226 (16.22%) Microsoft
3 214 (15.36%) Citrix
4 212 (15.22%) Cisco
5 107 (7.68%) Oracle
6 71 (5.10%) HP
7 40 (2.87%) IBM
8 36 (2.58%) Juniper
9 34 (2.44%) NetApp
10 30 (2.15%) CheckPoint
11 24 (1.72%) Dell
11 24 (1.72%) F5
12 21 (1.51%) Red Hat
13 20 (1.44%) Symantec
14 19 (1.36%) EMC
15 15 (1.08%) Avaya
15 15 (1.08%) Fujitsu
16 14 (1.01%) Remedy
17 13 (0.93%) Veritas
17 13 (0.93%) Akamai
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + benefits + relocation where appropriate
Posted: Yesterday
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £60k - 78k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
East Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: Up to £50k + £5k Car Allow
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car allowance, bonus and bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Consult Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£40K + 10% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £59000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
The Royal Shakespeare Company
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago