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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 393 423 382
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -41
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 735 576 691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.63% 0.53% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.56% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 559 470 561
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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
110590 102435 111475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.25% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89418 84946 95316
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 £26,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +40 697 £52,500 -4.54% 69
London -4 277 £57,500 -8.00% 21
South East +34 160 £52,500 -4.54% 18
Berkshire +40 85 £60,000 +9.09% 4
Yorkshire -4 73 £47,500 +11.76% 5
West Yorkshire +4 62 £47,500 - 4
City of London -11 60 £58,500 -6.40% 9
North West -10 55 £52,500 +20.68% 7
West Midlands +24 53 £55,000 +4.76% 5
Leeds -2 44 £45,000 +2.85% 2
Manchester +12 42 £47,500 +9.19% 5
Hampshire +23 40 £40,325 -24.97% 6
Birmingham +28 29 £59,000 +18.00% 5
East of England +3 27 £45,000 +5.88% 3
South West -18 24 £52,500 +16.66% 5
Reading +10 23 £61,500 +23.00% 3
Surrey +2 22 £50,750 -1.45% 4
Scotland -30 18 £47,000 -14.54% 7
Slough +17 16 £55,000 -
North East +11 14 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Bracknell +7 13 £47,500 - 1
Southampton - 13 £40,000 - 2
Swindon +2 12 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Kent +1 12 £50,000 -25.92% 2
Wiltshire 0 12 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Basingstoke +3 11 - -
Tyne and Wear +2 11 £42,500 - 1
Bromley -7 11 £60,000 -
Essex +8 10 £45,000 +13.92% 1
East Midlands -8 10 £47,500 +11.76% 3

Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 557 (39.93%) Project Management
2 488 (34.98%) Windows
3 466 (33.41%) ITIL
3 466 (33.41%) PRINCE2
4 453 (32.47%) Finance
5 402 (28.82%) VMware
6 294 (21.08%) Microsoft
7 290 (20.79%) Cisco
8 271 (19.43%) Active Directory
9 229 (16.42%) Stakeholder Management
10 226 (16.20%) VMware Infrastructure
11 220 (15.77%) SAN
12 216 (15.48%) Citrix
13 194 (13.91%) WAN
14 192 (13.76%) Retail
15 189 (13.55%) Firewall
16 166 (11.90%) Service Delivery
17 158 (11.33%) LAN
18 157 (11.25%) Degree
19 156 (11.18%) MS Exchange
20 145 (10.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
21 138 (9.89%) Risk Management
21 138 (9.89%) Telecoms
22 137 (9.82%) Linux
23 126 (9.03%) Migration
24 122 (8.75%) Oracle
25 119 (8.53%) UNIX
26 117 (8.39%) Windows Server 2008
27 113 (8.10%) Microsoft Certification
28 110 (7.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

Infrastructure Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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
1 156 (11.18%) MS Exchange
2 76 (5.45%) SharePoint
3 51 (3.66%) Lync
4 45 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 39 (2.80%) IIS
6 28 (2.01%) Apache
7 18 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2007
8 15 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
8 15 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
9 13 (0.93%) Tomcat
10 9 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
11 8 (0.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 6 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (0.43%) CMS
13 5 (0.36%) IBM Notes
13 5 (0.36%) NetWeaver
14 3 (0.22%) WebLogic
14 3 (0.22%) SilverStripe
14 3 (0.22%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 103 (7.38%) MS Excel
2 49 (3.51%) MS Office
3 25 (1.79%) MS Project
4 12 (0.86%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.14%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 11 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.36%) SAP GRC
2 5 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (0.22%) Tridion
5 2 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.14%) SAP Retail
6 1 (0.072%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.072%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 26 (1.86%) SaaS
2 18 (1.29%) Office 365
3 11 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (0.65%) PaaS
5 8 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.29%) IaaS
7 4 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (0.22%) Google Apps
8 3 (0.22%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 220 (15.77%) SAN
2 194 (13.91%) WAN
3 189 (13.55%) Firewall
4 158 (11.33%) LAN
5 96 (6.88%) DNS
6 56 (4.01%) IP Telephony
7 55 (3.94%) DHCP
8 46 (3.30%) VPN
9 36 (2.58%) NAS
10 32 (2.29%) Wi-Fi
11 30 (2.15%) TCP/IP
12 25 (1.79%) Unified Communications
12 25 (1.79%) VoIP
13 21 (1.51%) Wireless
13 21 (1.51%) Internet
14 20 (1.43%) Network Security
15 19 (1.36%) Cisco ASA
16 13 (0.93%) Cisco IOS
16 13 (0.93%) iSCSI
16 13 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (7.53%) SQL Server
2 28 (2.01%) Oracle Database
3 24 (1.72%) Oracle Exadata
4 20 (1.43%) MySQL
5 15 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (0.43%) Informix
8 6 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (0.36%) DB2
9 5 (0.36%) SAP BI
9 5 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (0.36%) Relational Database
10 4 (0.29%) RDBMS
10 4 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.22%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.14%) SQLPlus
12 2 (0.14%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.14%) Oracle9i Database
12 2 (0.14%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 10 (0.72%) Subversion
2 7 (0.50%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.29%) Hudson
3 4 (0.29%) Jenkins
3 4 (0.29%) LoadRunner
3 4 (0.29%) SilkPerformer
3 4 (0.29%) JIRA
4 3 (0.22%) TestDirector
5 2 (0.14%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 453 (32.47%) Finance
2 192 (13.76%) Retail
3 138 (9.89%) Telecoms
4 68 (4.87%) Banking
5 24 (1.72%) Manufacturing
6 22 (1.58%) Legal
7 19 (1.36%) Games
8 18 (1.29%) Law
9 13 (0.93%) Back Office
10 12 (0.86%) Marketing
11 11 (0.79%) Military
12 10 (0.72%) Advertising
12 10 (0.72%) Financial Institution
12 10 (0.72%) Investment Banking
13 8 (0.57%) Billing
14 5 (0.36%) German Language
15 4 (0.29%) Automotive
15 4 (0.29%) Electronics
15 4 (0.29%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.22%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (2.65%) Middleware
2 27 (1.94%) Oracle Fusion
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%) HTML
7 5 (0.36%) XML
8 4 (0.29%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (0.22%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.22%) CGI
10 2 (0.14%) Application Packaging
11 1 (0.072%) Java EE
11 1 (0.072%) Ajax
11 1 (0.072%) XSLT
11 1 (0.072%) COM
11 1 (0.072%) CSS
11 1 (0.072%) JSP
11 1 (0.072%) J2EE
11 1 (0.072%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 99 (7.10%) Management Information System
2 36 (2.58%) PMI
3 26 (1.86%) Clustering
4 25 (1.79%) Computer Science
5 23 (1.65%) Mainframe
6 21 (1.51%) Blackberry
7 17 (1.22%) Enterprise Storage
8 13 (0.93%) Fat Client
8 13 (0.93%) FMCG
8 13 (0.93%) IVR
8 13 (0.93%) Thin Client
9 12 (0.86%) FlexPod
10 8 (0.57%) iPad
10 8 (0.57%) IBM XIV
10 8 (0.57%) EPoS
11 7 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (0.43%) Replication
12 6 (0.43%) Economics
13 5 (0.36%) Mobile Payment
13 5 (0.36%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 488 (34.98%) Windows
2 137 (9.82%) Linux
3 119 (8.53%) UNIX
4 117 (8.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 98 (7.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 65 (4.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 56 (4.01%) Solaris
8 51 (3.66%) Windows 7
9 16 (1.15%) Oracle Linux
10 13 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (0.93%) Windows XP
11 8 (0.57%) Windows 8
12 6 (0.43%) HPUX
13 5 (0.36%) CentOS
13 5 (0.36%) AIX
14 4 (0.29%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.22%) Android
15 3 (0.22%) Windows 2000
15 3 (0.22%) VMS
16 2 (0.14%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 557 (39.93%) Project Management
2 466 (33.41%) ITIL
2 466 (33.41%) PRINCE2
3 229 (16.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 166 (11.90%) Service Delivery
5 138 (9.89%) Risk Management
6 126 (9.03%) Migration
7 104 (7.46%) Change Control
8 97 (6.95%) Programme Management
9 85 (6.09%) Service Management
10 82 (5.88%) Supplier Management
11 72 (5.16%) Quality Management
11 72 (5.16%) PRINCE
12 71 (5.09%) Infrastructure Management
13 68 (4.87%) Configuration Management
14 62 (4.44%) Risk Assessment
15 55 (3.94%) Disaster Recovery
15 55 (3.94%) Business Continuity
16 54 (3.87%) Matrix Management
16 54 (3.87%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (5.88%) SQL
2 15 (1.08%) PHP
3 11 (0.79%) Java
3 11 (0.79%) Bash Shell
4 9 (0.65%) Perl
4 9 (0.65%) Shell Script
5 7 (0.50%) PowerShell
6 5 (0.36%) Ruby
7 4 (0.29%) VBScript
7 4 (0.29%) Python
8 3 (0.22%) C++
8 3 (0.22%) C
8 3 (0.22%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.14%) R
9 2 (0.14%) VB
10 1 (0.072%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.072%) C#
10 1 (0.072%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 157 (11.25%) Degree
2 145 (10.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 113 (8.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 110 (7.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 107 (7.67%) Cisco Certification
6 105 (7.53%) Security Cleared
7 99 (7.10%) SC Cleared
8 92 (6.59%) CCNA
9 84 (6.02%) MCSE
10 83 (5.95%) ITIL Certification
11 68 (4.87%) PMI Certification
12 55 (3.94%) MCSA
13 43 (3.08%) PMP
14 37 (2.65%) CCNP
14 37 (2.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 19 (1.36%) MCITP
16 18 (1.29%) MCP
17 13 (0.93%) CCIE
18 11 (0.79%) ISEB
18 11 (0.79%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (2.29%) SLA
2 26 (1.86%) QA
3 17 (1.22%) ISO 9001
4 15 (1.08%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (0.50%) COBIT
8 2 (0.14%) BS25999
9 1 (0.072%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 271 (19.43%) Active Directory
2 226 (16.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 69 (4.95%) Hyper-V
4 42 (3.01%) vSphere
5 40 (2.87%) VMware ESX
6 24 (1.72%) XenApp
6 24 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
7 23 (1.65%) MetaFrame
8 10 (0.72%) XenServer
9 8 (0.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 7 (0.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 4 (0.29%) VMware Workstation
11 4 (0.29%) VMware Server
12 3 (0.22%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.22%) Xen
12 3 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
12 3 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.22%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.22%) GPFS
13 2 (0.14%) UAG
Systems Management
1 37 (2.65%) SCCM
2 19 (1.36%) SCOM
3 15 (1.08%) Backup Exec
4 9 (0.65%) Puppet
5 8 (0.57%) Nagios
6 7 (0.50%) ZABBIX
6 7 (0.50%) NetBackup
6 7 (0.50%) OpenView
6 7 (0.50%) ARCserve
6 7 (0.50%) Tivoli
6 7 (0.50%) Opsview
6 7 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (0.36%) SolarWinds Orion
8 4 (0.29%) SCOrch
8 4 (0.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (0.29%) Cacti
9 3 (0.22%) Ganglia
9 3 (0.22%) Data Guard
9 3 (0.22%) HP Data Protector
9 3 (0.22%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 402 (28.82%) VMware
2 294 (21.08%) Microsoft
3 290 (20.79%) Cisco
4 216 (15.48%) Citrix
5 122 (8.75%) Oracle
6 105 (7.53%) HP
7 73 (5.23%) Fujitsu
8 48 (3.44%) NetApp
9 42 (3.01%) Juniper
9 42 (3.01%) EMC
10 41 (2.94%) IBM
11 31 (2.22%) F5
12 23 (1.65%) Dell
13 21 (1.51%) CheckPoint
13 21 (1.51%) Red Hat
14 20 (1.43%) SAP
14 20 (1.43%) Avaya
15 19 (1.36%) Symantec
16 16 (1.15%) Sun
17 15 (1.08%) ServiceNow
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + package/bonus/pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Posted: 17 hours ago
Kent
Sanderson
Salary: £40 - £45 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
UNIVERSITY OF SURREY
Salary: From £46,400 to £55,375 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £55000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £39500 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + car, bonus, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Hollandpark School
Salary: £44,900 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £39500 per annum + exceptional pension, flexitime
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Canary Wharf and City
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Compassion UK
Salary: £38,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago