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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Manager
Rank 779 839 861
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Infrastructure Manager 112 50 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.099% 0.047% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.049% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 101 45 30
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +22.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £38,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,510 £75,000 £57,700
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
- +22.69%

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
106380 101290 110833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.35% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 86308 84102 94334
Average salary £45,000 £43,164 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.25% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £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 October 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 1 October 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 +37 109 £50,000 -4.76% 8
South East +26 39 £50,000 -4.76% 2
London +9 30 £52,500 -17.64% 3
North West +3 19 £46,000 +19.48% 1
Berkshire +23 18 £53,000 +13.36%
Manchester -5 16 £46,000 +19.48%
Surrey +1 13 £50,000 -23.07% 1
Kent - 13 £50,000 -
Slough - 9 £53,000 -
Hampshire 0 8 £50,000 -4.76%
West Midlands -10 8 £47,500 -5.00%
Yorkshire - 8 £47,500 - 1
Altrincham - 8 £46,000 -
Sussex - 7 £50,000 -
City of London +5 6 £41,500 -34.90% 2
West Yorkshire - 5 £42,500 -
Thames Valley - 5 - -
Birmingham -6 4 £47,500 -5.00%
Uxbridge - 3 £63,500 -
Dover - 3 £60,000 -
Leeds - 3 £42,500 -
Sheffield - 3 £63,500 - 1
South Yorkshire - 3 £63,500 - 1
Scotland -4 2 £38,500 -14.44% 1
West Sussex -12 2 £60,000 +17.07%
South West -14 2 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Merseyside - 2 £47,500 - 1
Warwickshire - 2 £40,750 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £57,250 -
Wirral - 2 £47,500 - 1

IT Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 115 (61.50%) ITIL
2 96 (51.34%) Windows
3 61 (32.62%) VMware
4 60 (32.09%) PRINCE2
5 59 (31.55%) Project Management
6 50 (26.74%) Microsoft
7 49 (26.20%) SAN
8 46 (24.60%) Citrix
9 40 (21.39%) Microsoft Certification
9 40 (21.39%) ITIL Certification
10 38 (20.32%) Firewall
11 35 (18.72%) MCSE
12 32 (17.11%) Cisco
13 31 (16.58%) MS Excel
13 31 (16.58%) VMware Infrastructure
14 30 (16.04%) Active Directory
14 30 (16.04%) Cisco Certification
15 29 (15.51%) Finance
15 29 (15.51%) CCNA
15 29 (15.51%) Oracle
16 28 (14.97%) HP
16 28 (14.97%) Business Continuity
16 28 (14.97%) Line Management
17 27 (14.44%) MCSA
18 26 (13.90%) Degree
19 25 (13.37%) MS Exchange
20 23 (12.30%) Change Control
21 22 (11.76%) WAN
21 22 (11.76%) Service Delivery
22 21 (11.23%) SQL Server

IT Infrastructure Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 8 (4.28%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.74%) IIS
4 6 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (2.14%) Lync
6 3 (1.60%) CMS
6 3 (1.60%) Apache
6 3 (1.60%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (1.60%) SilverStripe
6 3 (1.60%) Sitefinity
6 3 (1.60%) Kentico
7 2 (1.07%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.07%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.53%) SAS
8 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 31 (16.58%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.67%) MS Project
3 4 (2.14%) MS Office
4 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Tridion
1 3 (1.60%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.53%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.60%) SaaS
2 2 (1.07%) Office 365
2 2 (1.07%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.53%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (26.20%) SAN
2 38 (20.32%) Firewall
3 22 (11.76%) WAN
4 19 (10.16%) LAN
5 14 (7.49%) iSCSI
6 9 (4.81%) NAS
7 7 (3.74%) VPN
8 6 (3.21%) DNS
9 5 (2.67%) DHCP
9 5 (2.67%) Network Security
9 5 (2.67%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (2.14%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (1.60%) Internet
11 3 (1.60%) TCP/IP
11 3 (1.60%) Cisco PIX
12 2 (1.07%) IP Telephony
12 2 (1.07%) VoIP
13 1 (0.53%) IPsec
13 1 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (0.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.23%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.81%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (2.14%) MySQL
4 1 (0.53%) OLTP
4 1 (0.53%) OLAP
4 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Subversion
1 3 (1.60%) Git (software)
General
1 29 (15.51%) Finance
2 14 (7.49%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.35%) Manufacturing
4 8 (4.28%) Retail
5 5 (2.67%) Back Office
6 2 (1.07%) Banking
6 2 (1.07%) Games
6 2 (1.07%) Advertising
6 2 (1.07%) Legal
7 1 (0.53%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.74%) .NET
2 4 (2.14%) LAMP
3 3 (1.60%) HTML
4 1 (0.53%) Middleware
4 1 (0.53%) COM
4 1 (0.53%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.02%) Management Information System
2 12 (6.42%) FMCG
3 11 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.28%) PMI
5 3 (1.60%) Replication
5 3 (1.60%) Clustering
5 3 (1.60%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.07%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.07%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.53%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.53%) EPoS
7 1 (0.53%) NHS
7 1 (0.53%) Online Games
7 1 (0.53%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.53%) Open Source
7 1 (0.53%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 96 (51.34%) Windows
2 20 (10.70%) Linux
3 17 (9.09%) UNIX
3 17 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (8.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (4.81%) Windows 7
6 7 (3.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.14%) Solaris
8 2 (1.07%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.53%) AIX
9 1 (0.53%) CentOS
9 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (61.50%) ITIL
2 60 (32.09%) PRINCE2
3 59 (31.55%) Project Management
4 28 (14.97%) Business Continuity
4 28 (14.97%) Line Management
5 23 (12.30%) Change Control
6 22 (11.76%) Service Delivery
7 20 (10.70%) Capacity Management
8 19 (10.16%) Problem Management
9 13 (6.95%) Information Security
10 12 (6.42%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (5.88%) Dependency Management
11 11 (5.88%) Service Management
12 9 (4.81%) Change Management
12 9 (4.81%) Infrastructure Management
13 8 (4.28%) Mentoring
13 8 (4.28%) Coaching
13 8 (4.28%) People Management
13 8 (4.28%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (3.74%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (9.09%) SQL
2 3 (1.60%) PHP
3 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.53%) PowerHouse
3 1 (0.53%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 40 (21.39%) Microsoft Certification
1 40 (21.39%) ITIL Certification
2 35 (18.72%) MCSE
3 30 (16.04%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (15.51%) CCNA
5 27 (14.44%) MCSA
6 26 (13.90%) Degree
7 11 (5.88%) PMI Certification
7 11 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (4.28%) MCITP
9 7 (3.74%) MCP
10 5 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (2.14%) OCA
11 4 (2.14%) Oracle Certification
11 4 (2.14%) CCIE
12 3 (1.60%) Network+ Certification
12 3 (1.60%) PMP
12 3 (1.60%) A+ Certification
12 3 (1.60%) CCDP
12 3 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.28%) SLA
2 4 (2.14%) COBIT
2 4 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.60%) QA
4 1 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (16.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (16.04%) Active Directory
3 15 (8.02%) Hyper-V
4 8 (4.28%) vSphere
5 7 (3.74%) XenApp
6 5 (2.67%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (1.60%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.07%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (1.07%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (1.07%) Firmware
9 1 (0.53%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (2.67%) Backup Exec
1 5 (2.67%) SCOM
2 3 (1.60%) SCCM
3 2 (1.07%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.53%) Nagios
4 1 (0.53%) Puppet
4 1 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 61 (32.62%) VMware
2 50 (26.74%) Microsoft
3 46 (24.60%) Citrix
4 32 (17.11%) Cisco
5 29 (15.51%) Oracle
6 28 (14.97%) HP
7 7 (3.74%) Avaya
8 3 (1.60%) ATG
8 3 (1.60%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.60%) Symantec
8 3 (1.60%) IBM
8 3 (1.60%) Cognos
8 3 (1.60%) Sun
8 3 (1.60%) Dell
8 3 (1.60%) EMC
8 3 (1.60%) SAP
8 3 (1.60%) Alterian
9 2 (1.07%) Mitel
9 2 (1.07%) Juniper
9 2 (1.07%) McAfee
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