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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Manager
Rank 799 828 848
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +20
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Infrastructure Manager 100 45 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.042% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.045% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 93 39 37
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £75,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.47% +12.77%

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
109894 100240 111143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88890 83088 94915
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 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 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
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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 98 £50,000 -9.09% 9
South East -3 31 £50,000 -9.09% 2
London +6 25 £55,000 -12.00% 4
Berkshire - 18 £53,000 -
Manchester +2 16 £46,000 +19.48% 1
North West -3 16 £46,000 +19.48% 2
Yorkshire -34 11 £50,000 +5.26%
Surrey -2 9 £50,000 -23.07% 1
West Midlands -3 9 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Kent - 9 £50,000 - 1
Slough - 8 £53,000 -
Altrincham - 8 £46,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 8 £47,500 -
Hampshire -12 6 £50,000 -4.76%
Sussex - 6 £50,000 -
Birmingham +6 5 £52,500 +5.00% 1
West Sussex -3 4 £58,750 +14.63%
City of London -10 4 £52,000 -16.80%
Gatwick - 4 £58,750 -
Leeds - 4 £43,750 -
Sheffield -14 3 £63,500 +33.68%
South Yorkshire -15 3 £63,500 +33.68%
Uxbridge - 3 £63,500 -
East of England - 3 £46,000 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £57,250 -
Thames Valley - 2 - -
Wolverhampton - 2 £55,000 -
Reading - 2 - -
North East -5 1 £36,000 -24.21%
Bristol -6 1 £55,000 -15.38%

IT Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 101 (54.01%) ITIL
2 91 (48.66%) Windows
3 61 (32.62%) VMware
4 55 (29.41%) Project Management
5 54 (28.88%) PRINCE2
6 51 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 50 (26.74%) Citrix
7 50 (26.74%) SAN
8 40 (21.39%) Microsoft Certification
9 39 (20.86%) Cisco
10 37 (19.79%) Firewall
11 36 (19.25%) Finance
11 36 (19.25%) ITIL Certification
12 35 (18.72%) Oracle
13 34 (18.18%) Active Directory
14 32 (17.11%) MCSE
15 29 (15.51%) Cisco Certification
15 29 (15.51%) Degree
16 28 (14.97%) VMware Infrastructure
16 28 (14.97%) MS Excel
16 28 (14.97%) CCNA
17 26 (13.90%) HP
17 26 (13.90%) Business Continuity
18 25 (13.37%) MS Exchange
18 25 (13.37%) MCSA
18 25 (13.37%) Change Control
19 24 (12.83%) WAN
20 22 (11.76%) LAN
20 22 (11.76%) SQL Server
21 21 (11.23%) Linux

IT Infrastructure Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 25 (13.37%) MS Exchange
2 11 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.74%) IIS
4 5 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (2.14%) Lync
5 4 (2.14%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (1.07%) Sitefinity
6 2 (1.07%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.07%) Kentico
6 2 (1.07%) SilverStripe
6 2 (1.07%) Apache
6 2 (1.07%) CMS
6 2 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.53%) SAS
7 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 28 (14.97%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.14%) MS Project
3 2 (1.07%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.07%) Tridion
3 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.53%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.60%) SaaS
1 3 (1.60%) Office 365
2 1 (0.53%) PaaS
2 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (26.74%) SAN
2 37 (19.79%) Firewall
3 24 (12.83%) WAN
4 22 (11.76%) LAN
5 9 (4.81%) iSCSI
6 7 (3.74%) NAS
6 7 (3.74%) VPN
7 6 (3.21%) DNS
7 6 (3.21%) VoIP
7 6 (3.21%) Network Security
8 5 (2.67%) DHCP
8 5 (2.67%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (2.14%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (1.60%) TCP/IP
10 3 (1.60%) Cisco PIX
10 3 (1.60%) Internet
11 2 (1.07%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.53%) FCoE
12 1 (0.53%) DMVPN
12 1 (0.53%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.28%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (1.60%) MySQL
4 1 (0.53%) OLAP
4 1 (0.53%) OLTP
4 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.07%) Subversion
1 2 (1.07%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 36 (19.25%) Finance
2 19 (10.16%) Telecoms
3 12 (6.42%) Retail
4 11 (5.88%) Manufacturing
5 8 (4.28%) Back Office
6 2 (1.07%) Front Office
6 2 (1.07%) Legal
6 2 (1.07%) Games
7 1 (0.53%) Banking
7 1 (0.53%) Advertising
7 1 (0.53%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.74%) .NET
2 4 (2.14%) LAMP
3 2 (1.07%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.07%) HTML
4 1 (0.53%) COM
4 1 (0.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.63%) Management Information System
2 13 (6.95%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.28%) FMCG
4 5 (2.67%) Clustering
4 5 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.14%) PMI
6 3 (1.60%) Firmware
6 3 (1.60%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.60%) Replication
7 2 (1.07%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.07%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.53%) Online Games
8 1 (0.53%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.53%) Open Source
8 1 (0.53%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.53%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.53%) New Media
8 1 (0.53%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.53%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 91 (48.66%) Windows
2 21 (11.23%) Linux
3 20 (10.70%) UNIX
4 15 (8.02%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (8.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (4.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.67%) Solaris
7 4 (2.14%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.60%) CentOS
8 3 (1.60%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.53%) AIX
9 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (54.01%) ITIL
2 55 (29.41%) Project Management
3 54 (28.88%) PRINCE2
4 26 (13.90%) Business Continuity
5 25 (13.37%) Change Control
6 21 (11.23%) Problem Management
7 20 (10.70%) Capacity Management
8 19 (10.16%) Service Delivery
9 15 (8.02%) Disaster Recovery
10 13 (6.95%) Dependency Management
11 12 (6.42%) Service Management
11 12 (6.42%) Information Security
12 11 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
13 9 (4.81%) Supplier Management
13 9 (4.81%) Risk Management
13 9 (4.81%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (3.74%) Change Management
15 6 (3.21%) Migration
15 6 (3.21%) E-Commerce
16 5 (2.67%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 17 (9.09%) SQL
2 2 (1.07%) PHP
2 2 (1.07%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.53%) VBScript
3 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.53%) PowerHouse
3 1 (0.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 40 (21.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (19.25%) ITIL Certification
3 32 (17.11%) MCSE
4 29 (15.51%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (15.51%) Degree
5 28 (14.97%) CCNA
6 25 (13.37%) MCSA
7 8 (4.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (4.28%) PMI Certification
8 7 (3.74%) OCA
8 7 (3.74%) Oracle Certification
9 6 (3.21%) MCITP
10 5 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (2.67%) MCP
11 4 (2.14%) PMP
11 4 (2.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (1.60%) VCAP
12 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Certified Architect
13 2 (1.07%) APMP
13 2 (1.07%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.28%) SLA
2 5 (2.67%) QA
3 3 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.53%) COBIT
4 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 34 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 28 (14.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (6.42%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.74%) XenApp
5 4 (2.14%) vSphere
6 3 (1.60%) XenDesktop
6 3 (1.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (1.60%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (1.07%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.53%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.53%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (2.67%) SCOM
2 3 (1.60%) Data Guard
2 3 (1.60%) Backup Exec
2 3 (1.60%) SCCM
3 1 (0.53%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.53%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.53%) Nagios
3 1 (0.53%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.53%) Puppet
3 1 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 61 (32.62%) VMware
2 51 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 50 (26.74%) Citrix
4 39 (20.86%) Cisco
5 35 (18.72%) Oracle
6 26 (13.90%) HP
7 6 (3.21%) SAP
7 6 (3.21%) EMC
7 6 (3.21%) ATG
8 5 (2.67%) Avaya
9 4 (2.14%) IBM
9 4 (2.14%) Dell
9 4 (2.14%) Sun
10 3 (1.60%) Cognos
10 3 (1.60%) Intel
10 3 (1.60%) Symantec
11 2 (1.07%) McAfee
11 2 (1.07%) Sophos
11 2 (1.07%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.07%) Alterian
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