The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Infrastructure Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Manager
Rank 817 837 826
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Infrastructure Manager 79 57 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.069% 0.051% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.054% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 66 47 43
Average salary £50,000 £51,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £38,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
107644 104931 108810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.61% 94.70% 95.32%
Number of salaries quoted 89153 86333 93218
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,500 £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%

IT Infrastructure Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Infrastructure Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Infrastructure Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IT Infrastructure Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Infrastructure Manager within the UK.

IT Infrastructure Manager Salary Trend in the UK

IT Infrastructure Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Infrastructure Manager over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 within the UK.

IT Infrastructure Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

IT 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 IT Infrastructure Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 24 November 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 +18 76 £50,000 -2.91% 4
South East +21 28 £50,000 -1.96% 2
London +9 20 £50,000 -9.09%
City of London +28 13 £50,000 -9.09%
Berkshire +35 11 £53,000 +13.36%
Kent +7 9 £50,000 -
Surrey -9 9 £50,000 -2.91% 1
North West -11 7 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Yorkshire -28 7 £48,750 -
Slough - 7 £65,000 -
Hampshire -13 6 £50,000 -6.97%
East of England -20 5 £57,500 +21.05%
West Midlands -3 4 £60,000 +93.54%
Manchester -13 4 £46,000 +19.48% 1
West Yorkshire -16 4 £52,500 -
Sussex - 4 £50,000 -
South West -7 3 £50,000 - 1
South Yorkshire -24 3 £45,000 -
Sheffield -26 3 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £57,500 -
Watford - 3 £57,500 -
Dover - 3 £60,000 -
Thames Valley - 3 - -
Merseyside +18 2 £47,500 -26.92%
Oxfordshire +13 2 £55,000 +7.84%
East Midlands +12 2 £42,500 -19.04%
Scotland -3 2 £38,500 -18.94%
Birmingham -18 2 £75,000 +30.43%
Bradford - 2 £52,500 -
Cheltenham - 2 £50,000 - 1

IT Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT 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 IT Infrastructure Manager in their job title.

1 114 (63.69%) ITIL
2 96 (53.63%) Windows
3 65 (36.31%) VMware
4 62 (34.64%) PRINCE2
5 57 (31.84%) Project Management
6 49 (27.37%) Citrix
7 48 (26.82%) Microsoft
8 47 (26.26%) SAN
9 45 (25.14%) ITIL Certification
10 36 (20.11%) Microsoft Certification
11 34 (18.99%) Firewall
12 33 (18.44%) Active Directory
12 33 (18.44%) MCSE
13 31 (17.32%) Oracle
14 30 (16.76%) MS Exchange
14 30 (16.76%) VMware Infrastructure
15 29 (16.20%) Cisco Certification
16 28 (15.64%) CCNA
16 28 (15.64%) WAN
16 28 (15.64%) MS Excel
17 27 (15.08%) Cisco
18 25 (13.97%) LAN
18 25 (13.97%) MCSA
18 25 (13.97%) SQL
18 25 (13.97%) Degree
19 24 (13.41%) HP
19 24 (13.41%) Service Delivery
20 23 (12.85%) Line Management
21 22 (12.29%) Business Continuity
22 21 (11.73%) SQL Server

IT Infrastructure Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT 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 IT Infrastructure Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (16.76%) MS Exchange
2 9 (5.03%) IIS
2 9 (5.03%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (5.03%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.79%) Lync
4 3 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.68%) Sitefinity
4 3 (1.68%) CMS
4 3 (1.68%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.68%) Kentico
4 3 (1.68%) SilverStripe
4 3 (1.68%) Apache
5 2 (1.12%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.56%) SAS
Applications
1 28 (15.64%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.79%) MS Office
3 3 (1.68%) MS Project
4 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.68%) Tridion
2 2 (1.12%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.23%) Office 365
2 3 (1.68%) SaaS
3 2 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (26.26%) SAN
2 34 (18.99%) Firewall
3 28 (15.64%) WAN
4 25 (13.97%) LAN
5 15 (8.38%) iSCSI
6 9 (5.03%) NAS
6 9 (5.03%) DNS
7 8 (4.47%) DHCP
8 7 (3.91%) VoIP
9 6 (3.35%) VPN
10 5 (2.79%) Internet
10 5 (2.79%) Fibre Channel
11 4 (2.23%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (2.23%) TCP/IP
11 4 (2.23%) Network Security
12 3 (1.68%) Cisco PIX
13 2 (1.12%) H.323
13 2 (1.12%) IP Telephony
13 2 (1.12%) Wireless
13 2 (1.12%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.73%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.03%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (2.79%) MySQL
4 1 (0.56%) OLTP
4 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.56%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (1.68%) Subversion
1 3 (1.68%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (8.38%) Manufacturing
2 14 (7.82%) Finance
3 7 (3.91%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.79%) Retail
5 3 (1.68%) Advertising
5 3 (1.68%) Back Office
6 2 (1.12%) Legal
6 2 (1.12%) Banking
7 1 (0.56%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.91%) .NET
2 4 (2.23%) LAMP
3 3 (1.68%) HTML
4 2 (1.12%) EDI
5 1 (0.56%) COM
5 1 (0.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.50%) FMCG
2 10 (5.59%) Management Information System
3 9 (5.03%) PMI
3 9 (5.03%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.23%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.68%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.68%) Replication
6 2 (1.12%) Clustering
7 1 (0.56%) Open Source
7 1 (0.56%) New Media
7 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.56%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.56%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.56%) NHS
7 1 (0.56%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 96 (53.63%) Windows
2 19 (10.61%) Linux
2 19 (10.61%) Windows Server 2003
2 19 (10.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (7.26%) UNIX
4 12 (6.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (5.03%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.23%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.12%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.56%) CentOS
8 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.56%) AIX
8 1 (0.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (63.69%) ITIL
2 62 (34.64%) PRINCE2
3 57 (31.84%) Project Management
4 24 (13.41%) Service Delivery
5 23 (12.85%) Line Management
6 22 (12.29%) Business Continuity
7 18 (10.06%) Change Control
8 17 (9.50%) Capacity Management
9 16 (8.94%) Problem Management
10 14 (7.82%) Mentoring
10 14 (7.82%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (7.26%) Dependency Management
12 11 (6.15%) People Management
12 11 (6.15%) Information Security
13 9 (5.03%) Risk Management
13 9 (5.03%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (5.03%) Infrastructure Management
14 8 (4.47%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (4.47%) Coaching
14 8 (4.47%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (13.97%) SQL
2 3 (1.68%) PHP
2 3 (1.68%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.12%) Perl
3 2 (1.12%) Python
4 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 45 (25.14%) ITIL Certification
2 36 (20.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 33 (18.44%) MCSE
4 29 (16.20%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (15.64%) CCNA
6 25 (13.97%) MCSA
6 25 (13.97%) Degree
7 12 (6.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (5.03%) MCITP
8 9 (5.03%) PMI Certification
9 7 (3.91%) MCP
10 5 (2.79%) CCIE
11 4 (2.23%) CCDP
11 4 (2.23%) Network+ Certification
11 4 (2.23%) A+ Certification
11 4 (2.23%) APMP
12 3 (1.68%) VCAP
12 3 (1.68%) Microsoft Certified Architect
12 3 (1.68%) Security Cleared
13 2 (1.12%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.79%) COBIT
2 4 (2.23%) QA
2 4 (2.23%) SLA
2 4 (2.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (18.44%) Active Directory
2 30 (16.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (8.94%) Hyper-V
4 9 (5.03%) XenApp
5 8 (4.47%) vSphere
6 5 (2.79%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (1.68%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.56%) Firmware
8 1 (0.56%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 7 (3.91%) Backup Exec
2 6 (3.35%) SCOM
3 3 (1.68%) SCCM
4 1 (0.56%) Nagios
4 1 (0.56%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.56%) Puppet
4 1 (0.56%) Windows Intune
4 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 65 (36.31%) VMware
2 49 (27.37%) Citrix
3 48 (26.82%) Microsoft
4 31 (17.32%) Oracle
5 27 (15.08%) Cisco
6 24 (13.41%) HP
7 7 (3.91%) Avaya
8 5 (2.79%) CheckPoint
9 4 (2.23%) Symantec
10 3 (1.68%) Alterian
10 3 (1.68%) IBM
10 3 (1.68%) EMC
11 2 (1.12%) Dell
11 2 (1.12%) Juniper
11 2 (1.12%) Blue Coat
11 2 (1.12%) Mitel
11 2 (1.12%) McAfee
11 2 (1.12%) Sophos
12 1 (0.56%) RedPrairie
12 1 (0.56%) Red Hat
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