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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 419 437 405
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -32
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 630 559 681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.57% 0.52% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.55% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 532 416 598
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £74,615
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
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
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 £26,750 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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
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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 +12 599 £55,000 - 36
London -12 227 £65,000 +8.33% 15
South East +37 124 £53,500 +7.00% 7
East of England +25 63 £52,500 +2.43% 2
Yorkshire -29 63 £50,000 -9.09% 6
City of London +1 61 £60,000 - 1
North West -3 48 £52,200 +4.40% 3
West Yorkshire -24 40 £47,500 -13.63% 2
Hertfordshire +3 33 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Berkshire +17 32 £53,500 +9.18% 1
Hampshire -14 31 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Leeds -34 30 £48,500 -11.81% 2
West Midlands -20 25 £60,000 +20.00% 1
East Midlands +19 23 £46,250 +8.82% 1
Essex +4 23 £50,000 -20.00%
Manchester -11 22 £47,500 +5.55% 1
South West -14 22 £50,000 - 1
Scotland +5 21 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +17 20 £51,200 +7.78% 1
Watford +1 18 £55,000 -
Birmingham -7 17 £65,000 +23.80%
North Yorkshire +17 16 £60,000 -25.00% 4
Milton Keynes +13 16 £55,000 - 1
Surrey +1 15 £65,000 +8.33%
Nottinghamshire +20 14 £42,500 -10.52%
Nottingham +19 14 £42,500 -10.52%
Kent +4 13 £62,500 +8.69% 1
Middlesbrough - 13 £60,000 - 1
Cheshire +2 12 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Glasgow +19 10 £54,750 +12.30%

Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 543 (38.73%) Project Management
2 482 (34.38%) Windows
3 448 (31.95%) PRINCE2
4 446 (31.81%) ITIL
5 433 (30.88%) Finance
6 390 (27.82%) VMware
7 251 (17.90%) Microsoft
8 230 (16.41%) Cisco
9 219 (15.62%) Citrix
10 217 (15.48%) VMware Infrastructure
11 209 (14.91%) Active Directory
12 191 (13.62%) WAN
13 189 (13.48%) Stakeholder Management
14 178 (12.70%) SAN
15 162 (11.55%) Firewall
16 158 (11.27%) LAN
17 147 (10.49%) Service Delivery
18 137 (9.77%) MS Exchange
19 128 (9.13%) Windows Server 2008
20 125 (8.92%) Degree
21 120 (8.56%) SQL
21 120 (8.56%) MS Excel
22 118 (8.42%) Linux
23 113 (8.06%) Oracle
24 108 (7.70%) UNIX
25 105 (7.49%) SQL Server
25 105 (7.49%) Banking
26 102 (7.28%) Retail
27 99 (7.06%) PMI Certification
28 97 (6.92%) ITIL Certification

Infrastructure Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 137 (9.77%) MS Exchange
2 73 (5.21%) SharePoint
3 49 (3.50%) Lync
4 41 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 36 (2.57%) IIS
6 25 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2007
6 25 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2013
7 23 (1.64%) Apache
8 13 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
9 12 (0.86%) OpenStack
10 10 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
11 8 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (0.43%) WebSphere
12 6 (0.43%) Tomcat
13 5 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
14 4 (0.29%) IBM Notes
14 4 (0.29%) GroupWise
15 3 (0.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 3 (0.21%) CICS
15 3 (0.21%) WebLogic
Applications
1 120 (8.56%) MS Excel
2 35 (2.50%) MS Office
3 32 (2.28%) MS Project
4 16 (1.14%) MS Visio
5 15 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.14%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.14%) Tridion
5 1 (0.071%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.071%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 42 (3.00%) Office 365
2 26 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (0.78%) SaaS
3 11 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.14%) IaaS
6 1 (0.071%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 191 (13.62%) WAN
2 178 (12.70%) SAN
3 162 (11.55%) Firewall
4 158 (11.27%) LAN
5 88 (6.28%) DNS
6 58 (4.14%) DHCP
7 53 (3.78%) IP Telephony
8 44 (3.14%) VPN
9 39 (2.78%) VoIP
10 37 (2.64%) NAS
11 34 (2.43%) Wireless
12 32 (2.28%) TCP/IP
13 31 (2.21%) Unified Communications
14 30 (2.14%) Network Security
15 29 (2.07%) Internet
16 24 (1.71%) Wi-Fi
17 21 (1.50%) Cisco ASA
18 17 (1.21%) MPLS
19 16 (1.14%) Cisco Nexus
19 16 (1.14%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (7.49%) SQL Server
2 22 (1.57%) MySQL
3 17 (1.21%) Oracle Database
4 14 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (1.00%) DB2
5 13 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (0.78%) Oracle Exadata
7 10 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
9 8 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (0.57%) Hadoop
10 6 (0.43%) Relational Database
10 6 (0.43%) Informix
11 5 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (0.29%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.29%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (0.14%) SQLPlus
13 2 (0.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (0.14%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (0.14%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (0.43%) Subversion
1 6 (0.43%) Git (software)
2 4 (0.29%) Hudson
2 4 (0.29%) Jenkins
2 4 (0.29%) SilkPerformer
2 4 (0.29%) JIRA
2 4 (0.29%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.071%) Introscope
General
1 433 (30.88%) Finance
2 105 (7.49%) Banking
3 102 (7.28%) Retail
4 59 (4.21%) Telecoms
5 47 (3.35%) Manufacturing
6 34 (2.43%) Investment Banking
7 23 (1.64%) Legal
8 20 (1.43%) Games
9 17 (1.21%) Financial Institution
10 12 (0.86%) Advertising
11 11 (0.78%) Military
12 10 (0.71%) Retail Banking
13 9 (0.64%) Billing
14 8 (0.57%) Law
14 8 (0.57%) Front Office
14 8 (0.57%) Back Office
15 5 (0.36%) Automotive
16 4 (0.29%) Electronics
16 4 (0.29%) Private Banking
16 4 (0.29%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (4.56%) Middleware
2 30 (2.14%) Web Services
3 19 (1.36%) .NET
4 11 (0.78%) Oracle Fusion
5 5 (0.36%) Worklight
6 4 (0.29%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (0.29%) CGI
7 2 (0.14%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (0.14%) HTML
7 2 (0.14%) EDI
7 2 (0.14%) LAMP
8 1 (0.071%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (0.071%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.071%) JSON
8 1 (0.071%) COM
8 1 (0.071%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 56 (3.99%) PMI
2 41 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (2.64%) Management Information System
4 27 (1.93%) FMCG
5 26 (1.85%) Clustering
6 23 (1.64%) Mainframe
6 23 (1.64%) Computer Science
7 22 (1.57%) Fat Client
7 22 (1.57%) Thin Client
8 12 (0.86%) Blackberry
8 12 (0.86%) Statistics
9 10 (0.71%) Enterprise Storage
10 9 (0.64%) Hedge funds
10 9 (0.64%) Replication
11 7 (0.50%) GIS
11 7 (0.50%) Economics
12 6 (0.43%) CMDB
12 6 (0.43%) Wiki
12 6 (0.43%) IBM XIV
13 5 (0.36%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 482 (34.38%) Windows
2 128 (9.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 118 (8.42%) Linux
4 108 (7.70%) UNIX
5 82 (5.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 70 (4.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 45 (3.21%) Windows 7
8 42 (3.00%) Solaris
9 23 (1.64%) Windows XP
10 13 (0.93%) AIX
11 11 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (0.78%) Windows 8
12 8 (0.57%) VMS
13 6 (0.43%) HPUX
14 4 (0.29%) Windows 2000 Server
14 4 (0.29%) CentOS
15 3 (0.21%) SUSE
15 3 (0.21%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.21%) NetWare
16 1 (0.071%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 543 (38.73%) Project Management
2 448 (31.95%) PRINCE2
3 446 (31.81%) ITIL
4 189 (13.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 147 (10.49%) Service Delivery
6 94 (6.70%) Agile Software Development
7 91 (6.49%) Service Management
8 89 (6.35%) Migration
8 89 (6.35%) People Management
9 82 (5.85%) Infrastructure Management
10 76 (5.42%) Risk Management
11 73 (5.21%) Line Management
12 69 (4.92%) Supplier Management
13 67 (4.78%) Matrix Management
13 67 (4.78%) Change Management
14 58 (4.14%) Business Continuity
15 54 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
16 51 (3.64%) E-Commerce
17 49 (3.50%) PRINCE
17 49 (3.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 120 (8.56%) SQL
2 21 (1.50%) PHP
3 17 (1.21%) PowerShell
4 12 (0.86%) Perl
5 10 (0.71%) C
5 10 (0.71%) Python
6 7 (0.50%) Shell Script
6 7 (0.50%) VBA
6 7 (0.50%) Java
7 6 (0.43%) Bash Shell
8 3 (0.21%) R
8 3 (0.21%) Ruby
8 3 (0.21%) VB.NET
8 3 (0.21%) C#
8 3 (0.21%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.14%) VBScript
10 1 (0.071%) Jython
10 1 (0.071%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 125 (8.92%) Degree
2 99 (7.06%) PMI Certification
3 97 (6.92%) ITIL Certification
4 88 (6.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 84 (5.99%) Security Cleared
6 79 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 70 (4.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 65 (4.64%) Cisco Certification
9 64 (4.56%) SC Cleared
10 62 (4.42%) MCSE
11 55 (3.92%) PMP
12 53 (3.78%) CCNA
13 42 (3.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 35 (2.50%) MCSA
15 30 (2.14%) CCNP
16 25 (1.78%) MCITP
17 21 (1.50%) APMP
18 20 (1.43%) ISEB
19 17 (1.21%) CCIE
20 12 (0.86%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (2.35%) SLA
2 28 (2.00%) QA
3 21 (1.50%) PCI DSS
4 12 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (0.86%) COBIT
4 12 (0.86%) ISO 9001
5 11 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.14%) BS25999
7 1 (0.071%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.071%) BS7799
System Software
1 217 (15.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 209 (14.91%) Active Directory
3 71 (5.06%) Hyper-V
4 38 (2.71%) vSphere
5 36 (2.57%) XenApp
6 27 (1.93%) VMware ESX
7 19 (1.36%) MetaFrame
7 19 (1.36%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (0.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 8 (0.57%) Terminal Services
10 6 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (0.43%) VMware Workstation
11 5 (0.36%) XenServer
12 4 (0.29%) XenDesktop
12 4 (0.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 4 (0.29%) Firmware
12 4 (0.29%) vCloud
13 2 (0.14%) Oracle RMAN
13 2 (0.14%) Xen
14 1 (0.071%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 41 (2.92%) SCCM
2 35 (2.50%) SCOM
3 10 (0.71%) Backup Exec
3 10 (0.71%) ARCserve
4 7 (0.50%) Nagios
4 7 (0.50%) Puppet
5 5 (0.36%) SCOrch
5 5 (0.36%) SolarWinds Orion
5 5 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.29%) Cacti
6 4 (0.29%) Ganglia
6 4 (0.29%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 4 (0.29%) Opsview
6 4 (0.29%) Graphite
6 4 (0.29%) NetBackup
6 4 (0.29%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.21%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.21%) WSUS
7 3 (0.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 390 (27.82%) VMware
2 251 (17.90%) Microsoft
3 230 (16.41%) Cisco
4 219 (15.62%) Citrix
5 113 (8.06%) Oracle
6 93 (6.63%) HP
7 45 (3.21%) Juniper
8 38 (2.71%) NetApp
9 37 (2.64%) CheckPoint
9 37 (2.64%) IBM
10 34 (2.43%) F5
11 24 (1.71%) EMC
12 22 (1.57%) Red Hat
12 22 (1.57%) Symantec
13 20 (1.43%) Dell
14 17 (1.21%) Avaya
15 12 (0.86%) Remedy
15 12 (0.86%) ServiceNow
15 12 (0.86%) Fujitsu
16 11 (0.78%) Sun
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £36000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
X4 Group
Salary: £60k - 65k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Bridge Noble
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Corporate Project Solutions
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum 25 Days Holiday, £5k flexible benefi
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Forman Computer Staff
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Family Fund
Salary: From £36,629 to £36,629 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Chatham, Kent
JNC Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
York
Family Fund
Posted: 9 days ago
Central London / West End
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus, Private Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 11 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits inc. Pension + Free Parki
Posted: 11 days ago
Norfolk
Norfolk County Council
Posted: 15 days ago
West London
Wilson HCG
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago