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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Infrastructure Manager
Rank 813 815 855
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +40
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Infrastructure Manager 82 91 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.075% 0.079% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.084% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 69 65 43
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,150 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £71,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £47,250 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+2.64% -2.57%

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
103849 108425 103990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 85040 87699 86943
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 £27,000 £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 31 March 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 31 March 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 -10 76 £52,500 +5.00% 7
London +19 35 £54,324 -22.39% 1
South East +7 16 £58,750 +23.68% 4
East Midlands +11 10 £45,000 -23.40%
East of England +11 6 £47,500 -5.00%
City of London +3 6 £75,000 +3.44% 1
Yorkshire -7 5 £41,500 +3.75% 1
Slough +12 4 £65,000 +23.80% 2
Nottinghamshire +6 4 £50,000 -14.89%
Berkshire +1 4 £65,000 +23.80% 2
Nottingham -8 4 £50,000 -14.89%
Buckinghamshire - 4 £57,500 -
North West +7 3 £37,500 -20.21%
Cheshire +2 3 £37,500 -21.05%
Hampshire -4 3 £49,500 +10.00% 1
Sheffield - 3 £41,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 3 £57,500 -
South Yorkshire - 3 £41,250 - 1
Cambridgeshire +16 2 £47,500 -5.00%
Kent +16 2 £56,500 +32.94% 1
Glasgow +14 2 £62,500 +19.04%
Scotland +14 2 £62,500 +35.13%
West Yorkshire -1 2 £45,000 +12.50%
South West -11 2 £43,750 -2.77%
Colchester - 2 £80,000 -
Leicestershire - 2 £47,500 -
Essex - 2 £80,000 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £45,000 -
Derbyshire - 2 £41,500 -
Leicester - 2 £47,500 -

IT Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 62 (44.29%) ITIL
2 60 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 55 (39.29%) Project Management
4 51 (36.43%) Windows
5 47 (33.57%) VMware
6 42 (30.00%) LAN
7 40 (28.57%) WAN
8 36 (25.71%) Citrix
9 33 (23.57%) Microsoft
10 29 (20.71%) SAN
11 28 (20.00%) SQL
12 27 (19.29%) Mentoring
13 26 (18.57%) Active Directory
14 23 (16.43%) ITIL Certification
15 22 (15.71%) Firewall
16 21 (15.00%) MS Excel
17 19 (13.57%) Manufacturing
17 19 (13.57%) People Management
17 19 (13.57%) VMware Infrastructure
18 18 (12.86%) Service Delivery
19 17 (12.14%) VoIP
20 16 (11.43%) Oracle
21 15 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
22 14 (10.00%) MS Exchange
22 14 (10.00%) Finance
22 14 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
22 14 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
23 13 (9.29%) Continuous Improvement
23 13 (9.29%) Dependency Management
23 13 (9.29%) FMCG

IT Infrastructure Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 14 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 8 (5.71%) GroupWise
4 5 (3.57%) Lync
5 4 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.43%) IIS
6 2 (1.43%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 21 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.29%) MS Project
3 4 (2.86%) MS Office
4 3 (2.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.43%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.71%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.71%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.00%) Office 365
2 4 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 42 (30.00%) LAN
2 40 (28.57%) WAN
3 29 (20.71%) SAN
4 22 (15.71%) Firewall
5 17 (12.14%) VoIP
6 9 (6.43%) NAS
7 5 (3.57%) TCP/IP
7 5 (3.57%) Intranet
8 4 (2.86%) Internet
8 4 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (2.86%) DHCP
8 4 (2.86%) WLAN
9 3 (2.14%) DNS
9 3 (2.14%) SSL
9 3 (2.14%) MPLS
9 3 (2.14%) IP Telephony
9 3 (2.14%) Network Security
10 2 (1.43%) PABX
10 2 (1.43%) H.323
10 2 (1.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.71%) Big Data
2 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.71%) MySQL
General
1 19 (13.57%) Manufacturing
2 14 (10.00%) Finance
3 7 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.43%) Retail
4 2 (1.43%) Back Office
5 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.71%) Legal
5 1 (0.71%) Advertising
5 1 (0.71%) Games
5 1 (0.71%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.43%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.29%) FMCG
2 9 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.43%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.71%) Mobile Games
5 1 (0.71%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.71%) PMI
5 1 (0.71%) EPoS
5 1 (0.71%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.71%) Social Media
5 1 (0.71%) iPad
5 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 51 (36.43%) Windows
2 10 (7.14%) Linux
2 10 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (5.71%) NetWare
4 7 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.14%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.14%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.14%) UNIX
7 2 (1.43%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.71%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (44.29%) ITIL
2 60 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 55 (39.29%) Project Management
4 27 (19.29%) Mentoring
5 19 (13.57%) People Management
6 18 (12.86%) Service Delivery
7 14 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
8 13 (9.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (9.29%) Dependency Management
9 11 (7.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 11 (7.86%) Business Continuity
9 11 (7.86%) Network Design
10 10 (7.14%) Programme Management
11 9 (6.43%) Quality Management
11 9 (6.43%) Time Management
12 8 (5.71%) Network Management
12 8 (5.71%) Service Management
12 8 (5.71%) Information Security
13 7 (5.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (2.14%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.43%) Python
3 2 (1.43%) Perl
4 1 (0.71%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (16.43%) ITIL Certification
2 15 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (9.29%) CCNA
3 13 (9.29%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (8.57%) Degree
4 12 (8.57%) MCSE
5 11 (7.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 10 (7.14%) ISEB
7 9 (6.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (3.57%) MCSA
9 3 (2.14%) MCP
9 3 (2.14%) PMI Certification
10 2 (1.43%) PMP
10 2 (1.43%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.71%) APMP
11 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.71%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.71%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.71%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.71%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.71%) COBIT
2 1 (0.71%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.71%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (18.57%) Active Directory
2 19 (13.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (7.86%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.86%) XenApp
5 2 (1.43%) vSphere
5 2 (1.43%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (2.14%) SCOM
2 2 (1.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.43%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.43%) SCCM
3 1 (0.71%) Nagios
3 1 (0.71%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.71%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 47 (33.57%) VMware
2 36 (25.71%) Citrix
3 33 (23.57%) Microsoft
4 16 (11.43%) Oracle
5 13 (9.29%) Cisco
6 8 (5.71%) Novell
6 8 (5.71%) Kaspersky
6 8 (5.71%) Kaseya
7 7 (5.00%) Avaya
8 3 (2.14%) HP
8 3 (2.14%) NetApp
8 3 (2.14%) BT
9 2 (1.43%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.43%) Symantec
9 2 (1.43%) Lotus
9 2 (1.43%) EMC
9 2 (1.43%) Blue Coat
10 1 (0.71%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.71%) Dell
10 1 (0.71%) SAP
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