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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Infrastructure Manager
Rank 819 841 850
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Infrastructure Manager 74 77 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.064% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.068% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 68 63 46
Average salary £53,647 £52,500 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.18% -2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £50,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +8.10%

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
104429 113406 103826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.54% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86226 93036 86429
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 1 July 2015 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 1 July 2015. 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 +15 73 £53,647 +2.18% 14
London +53 27 £64,831 -5.70% 4
South East +24 20 £55,000 +10.00% 4
City of London +32 8 £75,000 +7.14% 2
West Sussex +10 8 £56,250 -2.17%
East of England +5 8 £52,500 +14.13% 1
Hampshire +8 7 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Yorkshire -5 6 £41,000 -18.00% 2
West Midlands -11 6 £37,500 -31.81% 1
Southampton - 6 £45,000 - 2
South Yorkshire -2 5 £41,000 -16.75% 1
Sheffield -3 5 £41,000 -16.75%
South West -16 5 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Warwickshire -18 5 £37,500 - 1
Essex - 4 £85,000 -
Surrey +8 3 £35,000 -31.70%
Gatwick -5 3 £60,000 +4.34%
Berkshire 0 2 £66,250 +32.50% 2
Bristol -1 2 £55,000 -
Cheltenham - 2 £47,500 - 1
Godalming - 2 £35,000 -
Luton - 2 £51,250 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £47,500 - 1
Worthing - 2 £42,500 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £51,250 -
Cambridge +14 1 £42,500 -19.04%
Cambridgeshire +11 1 £42,500 -19.04% 1
East Midlands +9 1 £41,500 -37.35%
West Yorkshire +2 1 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Hertfordshire -6 1 £50,000 -

IT Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 66 (42.31%) ITIL
2 63 (40.38%) PRINCE2
3 55 (35.26%) VMware
4 54 (34.62%) Project Management
5 53 (33.97%) Windows
6 42 (26.92%) LAN
7 38 (24.36%) WAN
7 38 (24.36%) Microsoft
8 32 (20.51%) SAN
9 31 (19.87%) Active Directory
10 28 (17.95%) Citrix
11 26 (16.67%) Cisco
12 25 (16.03%) Firewall
12 25 (16.03%) VMware Infrastructure
13 23 (14.74%) Data Centre
14 21 (13.46%) Finance
14 21 (13.46%) Manufacturing
15 20 (12.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 19 (12.18%) Stakeholder Management
16 19 (12.18%) Programme Management
16 19 (12.18%) MS Excel
17 18 (11.54%) ISEB
17 18 (11.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 18 (11.54%) ITIL Certification
18 17 (10.90%) Linux
18 17 (10.90%) Information Security
18 17 (10.90%) Infrastructure Management
18 17 (10.90%) People Management
19 16 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
19 16 (10.26%) MCSE

IT Infrastructure Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 15 (9.62%) MS Exchange
2 10 (6.41%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (2.56%) Lync
4 4 (2.56%) GroupWise
4 4 (2.56%) IIS
5 2 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.64%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 19 (12.18%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.13%) MS Office
3 5 (3.21%) MS Project
4 4 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.92%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.64%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.64%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.41%) Office 365
2 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.64%) SaaS
3 1 (0.64%) PaaS
3 1 (0.64%) IaaS
3 1 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 42 (26.92%) LAN
2 38 (24.36%) WAN
3 32 (20.51%) SAN
4 25 (16.03%) Firewall
5 14 (8.97%) DHCP
6 13 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 13 (8.33%) DNS
7 12 (7.69%) WLAN
8 11 (7.05%) VPN
9 10 (6.41%) Network Security
10 8 (5.13%) MPLS
10 8 (5.13%) VoIP
11 5 (3.21%) Intranet
12 4 (2.56%) NAS
12 4 (2.56%) SSL
12 4 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (1.92%) Wireless
13 3 (1.92%) VLAN
14 2 (1.28%) iSCSI
14 2 (1.28%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.64%) Big Data
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.64%) MySQL
General
1 21 (13.46%) Finance
1 21 (13.46%) Manufacturing
2 8 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.21%) Law
4 4 (2.56%) Back Office
5 3 (1.92%) Advertising
5 3 (1.92%) Retail
6 2 (1.28%) Legal
7 1 (0.64%) Games
7 1 (0.64%) Electronics
7 1 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.64%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.64%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.56%) Web Services
2 2 (1.28%) Middleware
3 1 (0.64%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.74%) Data Centre
2 13 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.49%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.21%) EqualLogic
5 4 (2.56%) FMCG
6 2 (1.28%) iPad
6 2 (1.28%) Clustering
7 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.64%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.64%) Social Media
7 1 (0.64%) Mobile Games
7 1 (0.64%) EPoS
7 1 (0.64%) DTV
7 1 (0.64%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 53 (33.97%) Windows
2 17 (10.90%) Linux
3 13 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (6.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (3.21%) Windows XP
5 5 (3.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (2.56%) NetWare
6 4 (2.56%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.28%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (1.28%) UNIX
7 2 (1.28%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.28%) Windows 2000
7 2 (1.28%) Windows Vista
7 2 (1.28%) Android
8 1 (0.64%) SUSE
8 1 (0.64%) Debian
8 1 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (42.31%) ITIL
2 63 (40.38%) PRINCE2
3 54 (34.62%) Project Management
4 19 (12.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (12.18%) Programme Management
5 17 (10.90%) Information Security
5 17 (10.90%) Infrastructure Management
5 17 (10.90%) People Management
6 16 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 15 (9.62%) Service Delivery
8 13 (8.33%) Mentoring
9 12 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (5.77%) Supplier Management
11 8 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (5.13%) Service Management
12 7 (4.49%) Network Design
12 7 (4.49%) Budget Control
13 6 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 6 (3.85%) Coaching
13 6 (3.85%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (0.64%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.64%) C#
2 1 (0.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (12.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 18 (11.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 18 (11.54%) ITIL Certification
2 18 (11.54%) ISEB
3 16 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (10.26%) MCSE
4 14 (8.97%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (7.69%) CCNA
6 11 (7.05%) Degree
7 5 (3.21%) MCITP
8 4 (2.56%) PMP
8 4 (2.56%) PMI Certification
8 4 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (2.56%) MCSA
9 2 (1.28%) MCP
10 1 (0.64%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.92%) SLA
3 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (19.87%) Active Directory
2 25 (16.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.41%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.92%) XenApp
4 3 (1.92%) XenServer
5 2 (1.28%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.28%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.64%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.64%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.64%) MetaFrame
6 1 (0.64%) vSphere
6 1 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.64%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.64%) MDaemon
6 1 (0.64%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 3 (1.92%) SCCM
2 2 (1.28%) SCOM
2 2 (1.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.64%) Nagios
3 1 (0.64%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.64%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.64%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.64%) Zenoss
3 1 (0.64%) Ansible
Vendors
1 55 (35.26%) VMware
2 38 (24.36%) Microsoft
3 28 (17.95%) Citrix
4 26 (16.67%) Cisco
5 9 (5.77%) Dell
6 6 (3.85%) Oracle
7 5 (3.21%) Avaya
8 4 (2.56%) Novell
8 4 (2.56%) Kaspersky
8 4 (2.56%) Kaseya
9 3 (1.92%) BT
9 3 (1.92%) Juniper
10 2 (1.28%) SAP
10 2 (1.28%) HP
10 2 (1.28%) EMC
10 2 (1.28%) NetApp
10 2 (1.28%) Symantec
10 2 (1.28%) WatchGuard
11 1 (0.64%) NETGEAR
11 1 (0.64%) Mitel
Crewe, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Warwickshire
ninesharp
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus (20%), Pension etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelsea House, Ealing, London
River Island
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago