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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Manager
Rank 833 838 840
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Infrastructure Manager 78 56 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.050% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.053% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 63 45 49
Average salary £50,000 £51,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.91% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
109010 105147 109704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.71% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 90448 86287 94223
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 £26,448 £26,500 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 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 28 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 -17 76 £50,000 -3.84% 5
South East +9 30 £50,000 -1.96% 1
London +7 18 £51,250 -6.81% 2
Berkshire +22 13 £65,000 +39.03%
City of London +25 11 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Surrey -4 9 £50,000 -2.91% 1
Kent +3 8 £53,750 -
Yorkshire -29 7 £48,750 -
Slough - 7 £65,000 -
Hampshire -12 6 £50,000 +5.26%
North West -19 6 £47,500 -26.92%
West Midlands -3 5 £45,000 +45.16%
East of England -11 5 £57,500 +21.05% 1
West Yorkshire -10 4 £52,500 -
Sussex - 4 £50,000 -
South West -8 3 £50,000 -11.89% 1
Manchester -14 3 £55,500 +44.15%
Birmingham -16 3 £75,000 +30.43%
Sheffield -18 3 £45,000 -
South Yorkshire -21 3 £45,000 -
Thames Valley - 3 - -
Dover - 3 £60,000 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £57,500 - 1
Watford - 3 £57,500 - 1
East Midlands +15 2 £42,500 -19.04%
Merseyside +9 2 £47,500 -26.92%
Oxfordshire +5 2 £55,000 +7.84%
Gloucestershire - 2 £50,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 2 £42,500 -
Windsor - 2 - -

IT Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 112 (63.28%) ITIL
2 96 (54.24%) Windows
3 67 (37.85%) VMware
4 63 (35.59%) PRINCE2
5 58 (32.77%) Project Management
6 50 (28.25%) Citrix
7 49 (27.68%) Microsoft
8 45 (25.42%) SAN
9 43 (24.29%) ITIL Certification
10 34 (19.21%) Active Directory
11 33 (18.64%) Microsoft Certification
12 31 (17.51%) Oracle
12 31 (17.51%) MS Exchange
12 31 (17.51%) Firewall
12 31 (17.51%) VMware Infrastructure
13 30 (16.95%) MCSE
13 30 (16.95%) WAN
14 28 (15.82%) MS Excel
15 27 (15.25%) LAN
16 26 (14.69%) Cisco
16 26 (14.69%) Cisco Certification
16 26 (14.69%) SQL
17 25 (14.12%) CCNA
17 25 (14.12%) Degree
18 24 (13.56%) Service Delivery
19 23 (12.99%) Line Management
20 22 (12.43%) MCSA
21 21 (11.86%) SQL Server
21 21 (11.86%) HP
22 20 (11.30%) Windows Server 2003

IT Infrastructure Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 31 (17.51%) MS Exchange
2 9 (5.08%) IIS
2 9 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (5.08%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.82%) Lync
4 3 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.69%) Sitefinity
4 3 (1.69%) CMS
4 3 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.69%) Kentico
4 3 (1.69%) SilverStripe
4 3 (1.69%) Apache
5 2 (1.13%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.56%) SAS
Applications
1 28 (15.82%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.82%) MS Office
3 4 (2.26%) MS Project
4 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.69%) Tridion
2 2 (1.13%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.26%) Office 365
2 3 (1.69%) SaaS
3 2 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (25.42%) SAN
2 31 (17.51%) Firewall
3 30 (16.95%) WAN
4 27 (15.25%) LAN
5 15 (8.47%) iSCSI
6 9 (5.08%) NAS
6 9 (5.08%) DNS
7 8 (4.52%) DHCP
8 7 (3.95%) VoIP
9 6 (3.39%) VPN
10 5 (2.82%) Internet
10 5 (2.82%) Fibre Channel
11 4 (2.26%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (2.26%) TCP/IP
11 4 (2.26%) Network Security
12 3 (1.69%) IP Telephony
12 3 (1.69%) Cisco PIX
13 2 (1.13%) H.323
13 2 (1.13%) Wireless
13 2 (1.13%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.86%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.08%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (2.82%) MySQL
4 1 (0.56%) OLTP
4 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.56%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (1.69%) Subversion
1 3 (1.69%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (9.04%) Manufacturing
2 13 (7.34%) Finance
3 8 (4.52%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.82%) Retail
5 3 (1.69%) Advertising
5 3 (1.69%) Back Office
6 2 (1.13%) Legal
6 2 (1.13%) Banking
7 1 (0.56%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.39%) .NET
2 4 (2.26%) LAMP
3 3 (1.69%) HTML
4 2 (1.13%) EDI
5 1 (0.56%) COM
5 1 (0.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.17%) FMCG
2 10 (5.65%) Management Information System
3 9 (5.08%) PMI
3 9 (5.08%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.26%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.69%) Replication
6 2 (1.13%) Clustering
7 1 (0.56%) NHS
7 1 (0.56%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.56%) Open Source
7 1 (0.56%) New Media
7 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.56%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 96 (54.24%) Windows
2 20 (11.30%) Windows Server 2003
2 20 (11.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (10.17%) Linux
4 13 (7.34%) UNIX
5 12 (6.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (5.65%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.26%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.13%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.56%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.56%) CentOS
9 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.56%) AIX
9 1 (0.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (63.28%) ITIL
2 63 (35.59%) PRINCE2
3 58 (32.77%) Project Management
4 24 (13.56%) Service Delivery
5 23 (12.99%) Line Management
6 19 (10.73%) Business Continuity
7 15 (8.47%) Mentoring
7 15 (8.47%) Change Control
8 14 (7.91%) Capacity Management
8 14 (7.91%) Dependency Management
9 13 (7.34%) Problem Management
9 13 (7.34%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (6.21%) Infrastructure Management
10 11 (6.21%) People Management
11 10 (5.65%) Information Security
12 9 (5.08%) Risk Management
12 9 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (4.52%) Service Management
13 8 (4.52%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (4.52%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 26 (14.69%) SQL
2 3 (1.69%) PHP
2 3 (1.69%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.13%) Perl
3 2 (1.13%) Python
4 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 43 (24.29%) ITIL Certification
2 33 (18.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (16.95%) MCSE
4 26 (14.69%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (14.12%) Degree
5 25 (14.12%) CCNA
6 22 (12.43%) MCSA
7 12 (6.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (5.08%) MCITP
8 9 (5.08%) PMI Certification
9 7 (3.95%) MCP
10 5 (2.82%) CCIE
11 4 (2.26%) CCDP
11 4 (2.26%) Network+ Certification
11 4 (2.26%) A+ Certification
11 4 (2.26%) APMP
12 3 (1.69%) VCAP
12 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Certified Architect
12 3 (1.69%) Security Cleared
13 2 (1.13%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.82%) COBIT
2 4 (2.26%) QA
2 4 (2.26%) SLA
2 4 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 34 (19.21%) Active Directory
2 31 (17.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (9.04%) Hyper-V
4 9 (5.08%) XenApp
4 9 (5.08%) vSphere
5 5 (2.82%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (1.69%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.56%) Firmware
7 1 (0.56%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 7 (3.95%) Backup Exec
2 6 (3.39%) SCOM
3 3 (1.69%) 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 67 (37.85%) VMware
2 50 (28.25%) Citrix
3 49 (27.68%) Microsoft
4 31 (17.51%) Oracle
5 26 (14.69%) Cisco
6 21 (11.86%) HP
7 7 (3.95%) Avaya
8 5 (2.82%) CheckPoint
9 4 (2.26%) Symantec
10 3 (1.69%) Alterian
10 3 (1.69%) EMC
11 2 (1.13%) Blue Coat
11 2 (1.13%) Mitel
11 2 (1.13%) McAfee
11 2 (1.13%) Sophos
11 2 (1.13%) Juniper
11 2 (1.13%) Dell
11 2 (1.13%) IBM
12 1 (0.56%) NetApp
12 1 (0.56%) Red Hat
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £120000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Cheltenham
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago