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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Infrastructure Manager
Rank 794 830 852
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Infrastructure Manager 96 103 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.087% 0.086% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.091% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 87 75 42
Average salary £53,647 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.29% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,150 £41,300 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,300 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £49,250
% change year-on-year
- -3.55%

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
104696 113578 106402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.59% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85538 92124 88516
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +11 89 £53,647 +7.29% 6
London +53 51 £55,000 -21.42% 1
South East +11 12 £56,250 +18.42% 2
City of London +31 10 £75,000 +4.16%
East Midlands +23 9 £45,000 -29.41%
East of England +20 9 £50,000 -
Yorkshire +1 8 £41,500 +3.10% 2
Sheffield +2 6 £41,000 -15.46% 1
South Yorkshire 0 6 £41,250 -14.94% 1
Essex - 5 £85,000 -
North West +15 3 £37,500 -15.73%
Cheshire +12 3 £37,500 -16.66%
Hampshire -3 3 £49,500 +10.00% 1
Nottingham -3 3 £50,000 -16.66%
Nottinghamshire -5 3 £50,000 -16.66%
Milton Keynes - 3 £57,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £57,500 -
Scotland +13 2 £62,500 +38.88%
Cambridgeshire +12 2 £47,500 -5.00%
Glasgow +12 2 £62,500 +42.85%
West Sussex +10 2 £57,500 +6.48%
West Yorkshire +10 2 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Surrey +9 2 £55,000 +15.78%
Chesterfield - 2 £41,500 -
Colchester - 2 £80,000 -
Doncaster - 2 £41,500 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £47,500 -
Southampton - 2 £49,500 - 1
Derbyshire - 2 £41,500 -
Leicestershire - 2 £47,500 -

IT Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 68 (46.58%) ITIL
1 68 (46.58%) PRINCE2
2 57 (39.04%) Project Management
3 49 (33.56%) VMware
4 48 (32.88%) LAN
5 47 (32.19%) Windows
6 46 (31.51%) WAN
7 36 (24.66%) Citrix
8 32 (21.92%) Microsoft
9 29 (19.86%) SAN
10 27 (18.49%) Mentoring
11 24 (16.44%) SQL
12 22 (15.07%) ITIL Certification
12 22 (15.07%) Active Directory
12 22 (15.07%) Firewall
12 22 (15.07%) Manufacturing
13 19 (13.01%) People Management
13 19 (13.01%) VMware Infrastructure
14 17 (11.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 17 (11.64%) Service Delivery
14 17 (11.64%) MS Excel
15 16 (10.96%) Oracle
15 16 (10.96%) Cisco
15 16 (10.96%) ISEB
15 16 (10.96%) Programme Management
16 15 (10.27%) Linux
16 15 (10.27%) Degree
16 15 (10.27%) Infrastructure Management
17 14 (9.59%) Continuous Improvement
17 14 (9.59%) Finance

IT Infrastructure Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 9 (6.16%) SharePoint
1 9 (6.16%) MS Exchange
2 8 (5.48%) GroupWise
3 5 (3.42%) Lync
4 2 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.37%) IIS
4 2 (1.37%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (11.64%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.11%) MS Project
3 5 (3.42%) MS Office
4 3 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.37%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.68%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.68%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.48%) Office 365
2 3 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 48 (32.88%) LAN
2 46 (31.51%) WAN
3 29 (19.86%) SAN
4 22 (15.07%) Firewall
5 13 (8.90%) VoIP
6 9 (6.16%) WLAN
6 9 (6.16%) NAS
7 6 (4.11%) Network Security
7 6 (4.11%) MPLS
8 5 (3.42%) Intranet
8 5 (3.42%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (3.42%) TCP/IP
9 4 (2.74%) DHCP
10 3 (2.05%) VPN
10 3 (2.05%) DNS
10 3 (2.05%) SSL
10 3 (2.05%) Internet
10 3 (2.05%) IP Telephony
11 1 (0.68%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.68%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.68%) Big Data
2 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.68%) MySQL
General
1 22 (15.07%) Manufacturing
2 14 (9.59%) Finance
3 7 (4.79%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.37%) Retail
4 2 (1.37%) Law
4 2 (1.37%) Back Office
5 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.68%) Legal
5 1 (0.68%) Advertising
5 1 (0.68%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.37%) Web Services
2 1 (0.68%) EDI
2 1 (0.68%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.22%) FMCG
1 12 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.74%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.37%) iPad
3 2 (1.37%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.68%) Social Media
4 1 (0.68%) Mobile Games
4 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.68%) PMI
4 1 (0.68%) EPoS
4 1 (0.68%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 47 (32.19%) Windows
2 15 (10.27%) Linux
3 8 (5.48%) NetWare
4 6 (4.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.05%) UNIX
6 3 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.37%) Android
7 2 (1.37%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.37%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.37%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.68%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (46.58%) ITIL
1 68 (46.58%) PRINCE2
2 57 (39.04%) Project Management
3 27 (18.49%) Mentoring
4 19 (13.01%) People Management
5 17 (11.64%) Service Delivery
6 16 (10.96%) Programme Management
7 15 (10.27%) Infrastructure Management
8 14 (9.59%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (8.90%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (8.22%) Information Security
10 12 (8.22%) Dependency Management
11 11 (7.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 11 (7.53%) Network Design
12 9 (6.16%) Quality Management
12 9 (6.16%) Time Management
13 8 (5.48%) Network Management
13 8 (5.48%) Service Management
13 8 (5.48%) Business Continuity
14 7 (4.79%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (16.44%) SQL
2 3 (2.05%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.37%) Python
3 2 (1.37%) Perl
4 1 (0.68%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (15.07%) ITIL Certification
2 17 (11.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 16 (10.96%) ISEB
4 15 (10.27%) Degree
5 13 (8.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 11 (7.53%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (7.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (7.53%) CCNA
7 10 (6.85%) MCSE
8 4 (2.74%) PMI Certification
9 3 (2.05%) PMP
10 2 (1.37%) MCP
10 2 (1.37%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.68%) APMP
11 1 (0.68%) MCSA
11 1 (0.68%) CCNP
11 1 (0.68%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.68%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.68%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.68%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (15.07%) Active Directory
2 19 (13.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (6.16%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.05%) XenApp
5 2 (1.37%) vSphere
6 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.68%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.68%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.68%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (2.05%) SCOM
2 2 (1.37%) SCCM
2 2 (1.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.68%) Nagios
3 1 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 49 (33.56%) VMware
2 36 (24.66%) Citrix
3 32 (21.92%) Microsoft
4 16 (10.96%) Oracle
4 16 (10.96%) Cisco
5 8 (5.48%) Novell
5 8 (5.48%) Kaspersky
5 8 (5.48%) Kaseya
6 6 (4.11%) Avaya
7 3 (2.05%) NetApp
7 3 (2.05%) BT
8 2 (1.37%) EMC
8 2 (1.37%) Lotus
9 1 (0.68%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.68%) Symantec
9 1 (0.68%) Juniper
9 1 (0.68%) CA
9 1 (0.68%) SAP
9 1 (0.68%) Dell
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