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 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
IT Infrastructure Manager
Rank 822 830 827
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Infrastructure Manager 58 49 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.045% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.048% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 47 34 59
Average salary £57,500 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.57% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £40,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +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
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%

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 December 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 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 +13 57 £57,500 +4.54% 4
South East -2 19 £65,000 +52.94% 1
London -9 14 £57,500 +4.54% 2
Berkshire +17 10 £65,000 +52.94%
Slough - 8 £65,000 -
City of London +14 7 £57,500 +4.54%
East of England -12 6 £57,500 -
Yorkshire -14 5 £48,750 -
West Midlands -16 4 £60,000 +93.54%
East Midlands - 4 £46,250 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £57,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £46,250 -
Nottingham - 4 £46,250 -
Surrey -3 3 £41,500 -19.41%
Birmingham -10 3 £75,000 +30.43%
South Yorkshire -16 3 £45,000 -
North West -19 3 £58,750 -9.61% 1
Sheffield -19 3 £45,000 -
Watford - 3 £57,500 -
West Yorkshire +2 2 £52,500 -
South West -10 2 £50,000 -21.25%
Manchester -14 2 £65,000 +30.00%
Hampshire -23 2 £53,000 +32.50%
Gloucestershire - 2 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £55,000 -
Andover - 2 £53,000 -
Guildford - 2 £41,500 -
Bradford - 2 £52,500 -
Cheltenham - 2 £50,000 -
Windsor - 2 - -

IT Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 108 (64.67%) ITIL
2 89 (53.29%) Windows
3 63 (37.72%) PRINCE2
4 62 (37.13%) Project Management
5 61 (36.53%) VMware
6 52 (31.14%) Citrix
7 49 (29.34%) Microsoft
8 45 (26.95%) SAN
9 43 (25.75%) ITIL Certification
10 33 (19.76%) Active Directory
10 33 (19.76%) Microsoft Certification
10 33 (19.76%) Firewall
11 31 (18.56%) MS Excel
12 30 (17.96%) WAN
13 29 (17.37%) MCSE
14 28 (16.77%) SQL
14 28 (16.77%) MS Exchange
14 28 (16.77%) VMware Infrastructure
15 27 (16.17%) Oracle
15 27 (16.17%) LAN
16 26 (15.57%) Cisco Certification
17 25 (14.97%) Cisco
17 25 (14.97%) CCNA
18 24 (14.37%) Service Delivery
18 24 (14.37%) Degree
19 22 (13.17%) MCSA
20 21 (12.57%) Business Continuity
21 20 (11.98%) HP
21 20 (11.98%) FMCG
21 20 (11.98%) Line Management

IT Infrastructure Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 28 (16.77%) MS Exchange
2 9 (5.39%) SharePoint
3 8 (4.79%) IIS
3 8 (4.79%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (3.59%) Lync
5 3 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.80%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.80%) GroupWise
6 2 (1.20%) CMS
6 2 (1.20%) Apache
6 2 (1.20%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.20%) Kentico
6 2 (1.20%) SilverStripe
6 2 (1.20%) Sitefinity
6 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 31 (18.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.40%) MS Project
2 4 (2.40%) MS Office
3 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Tridion
1 2 (1.20%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.40%) Office 365
2 2 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.20%) SaaS
3 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 45 (26.95%) SAN
2 33 (19.76%) Firewall
3 30 (17.96%) WAN
4 27 (16.17%) LAN
5 12 (7.19%) VoIP
5 12 (7.19%) iSCSI
5 12 (7.19%) NAS
6 9 (5.39%) DNS
7 8 (4.79%) DHCP
8 6 (3.59%) VPN
9 5 (2.99%) Internet
10 3 (1.80%) TCP/IP
10 3 (1.80%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (1.80%) Wireless
10 3 (1.80%) IP Telephony
10 3 (1.80%) Cisco PIX
10 3 (1.80%) Network Security
10 3 (1.80%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (1.20%) PABX
11 2 (1.20%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.78%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.79%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (2.40%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Subversion
1 2 (1.20%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (10.18%) Manufacturing
2 12 (7.19%) Finance
3 5 (2.99%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.80%) Advertising
4 3 (1.80%) Retail
5 2 (1.20%) Banking
6 1 (0.60%) Games
6 1 (0.60%) Back Office
6 1 (0.60%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.20%) HTML
1 2 (1.20%) .NET
1 2 (1.20%) EDI
1 2 (1.20%) LAMP
2 1 (0.60%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.98%) FMCG
2 9 (5.39%) PMI
3 7 (4.19%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.19%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.40%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.20%) Replication
7 1 (0.60%) NHS
7 1 (0.60%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.60%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.60%) Open Source
7 1 (0.60%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 89 (53.29%) Windows
2 18 (10.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (9.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (6.59%) Linux
5 10 (5.99%) Windows 7
5 10 (5.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (5.39%) UNIX
7 4 (2.40%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.80%) NetWare
9 2 (1.20%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.60%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.60%) CentOS
10 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (64.67%) ITIL
2 63 (37.72%) PRINCE2
3 62 (37.13%) Project Management
4 24 (14.37%) Service Delivery
5 21 (12.57%) Business Continuity
6 20 (11.98%) Line Management
7 19 (11.38%) Mentoring
8 16 (9.58%) Dependency Management
9 15 (8.98%) Change Control
10 14 (8.38%) Capacity Management
11 13 (7.78%) Problem Management
12 12 (7.19%) People Management
13 11 (6.59%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (5.99%) Service Management
14 10 (5.99%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (5.99%) Infrastructure Management
15 9 (5.39%) Risk Management
15 9 (5.39%) Information Security
16 7 (4.19%) Change Management
16 7 (4.19%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 28 (16.77%) SQL
2 3 (1.80%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.20%) Python
3 2 (1.20%) Perl
3 2 (1.20%) PHP
4 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.60%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.60%) C
Qualifications
1 43 (25.75%) ITIL Certification
2 33 (19.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (17.37%) MCSE
4 26 (15.57%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (14.97%) CCNA
6 24 (14.37%) Degree
7 22 (13.17%) MCSA
8 11 (6.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 9 (5.39%) PMI Certification
9 9 (5.39%) MCITP
10 6 (3.59%) MCP
11 4 (2.40%) Network+ Certification
11 4 (2.40%) CCIE
11 4 (2.40%) CCDP
11 4 (2.40%) A+ Certification
11 4 (2.40%) APMP
12 3 (1.80%) VCAP
12 3 (1.80%) Microsoft Certified Architect
12 3 (1.80%) Security Cleared
13 2 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.99%) COBIT
2 4 (2.40%) QA
3 3 (1.80%) SLA
3 3 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.60%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 33 (19.76%) Active Directory
2 28 (16.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (8.38%) Hyper-V
4 8 (4.79%) vSphere
5 7 (4.19%) XenApp
6 5 (2.99%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (1.80%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.60%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (4.19%) Backup Exec
2 6 (3.59%) SCOM
3 3 (1.80%) SCCM
4 1 (0.60%) Nagios
4 1 (0.60%) Puppet
4 1 (0.60%) Windows Intune
4 1 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 61 (36.53%) VMware
2 52 (31.14%) Citrix
3 49 (29.34%) Microsoft
4 27 (16.17%) Oracle
5 25 (14.97%) Cisco
6 20 (11.98%) HP
7 6 (3.59%) Avaya
8 4 (2.40%) CheckPoint
8 4 (2.40%) Symantec
9 3 (1.80%) Novell
9 3 (1.80%) Kaspersky
9 3 (1.80%) Kaseya
10 2 (1.20%) Mitel
10 2 (1.20%) Alterian
10 2 (1.20%) Blue Coat
10 2 (1.20%) McAfee
10 2 (1.20%) Sophos
10 2 (1.20%) Juniper
11 1 (0.60%) NetApp
11 1 (0.60%) Dell
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