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

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Infrastructure Manager
Rank 836 847 832
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -15
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Infrastructure Manager 61 80 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.068% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.072% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 52 74 45
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £64,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -

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
104105 111560 103736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.49% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 86198 90937 85872
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 £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 £38,500
% 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 5 August 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 5 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 60 £45,000 -14.28% 6
South East +6 18 £45,000 -10.00%
London +11 17 £49,250 -21.20% 5
Hampshire +13 9 £45,000 -10.00%
Southampton - 8 £45,000 -
West Midlands -7 7 £37,500 -28.57%
South West - 6 £47,500 -
Warwickshire - 6 £37,500 -
East of England +9 5 £50,000 +8.69%
West Sussex -6 5 £45,000 -23.40%
North West -12 5 £42,500 -7.60% 1
Manchester -6 4 £42,500 -7.60% 1
City of London +25 3 £45,000 -32.07%
Berkshire 0 3 £77,500 +46.22%
Hertfordshire -2 2 £50,000 +8.69%
Yorkshire -10 2 £43,000 -14.00%
Wiltshire - 2 £60,000 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £47,500 -
Swindon - 2 £60,000 -
Worthing - 2 £42,500 -
Bristol - 2 £45,000 -
Cheltenham - 2 £47,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £50,000 -
Cambridge +20 1 £42,500 -19.04%
Cambridgeshire +18 1 £42,500 -19.04%
Surrey +9 1 £35,000 -30.00%
Leeds +7 1 £45,000 +2.85%
South Yorkshire 0 1 £41,000 -30.80%
Sheffield -3 1 £41,000 -30.80%
Gatwick -6 1 £60,000 +2.12%

IT Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 (40.74%) ITIL
2 65 (40.12%) PRINCE2
3 56 (34.57%) Project Management
4 52 (32.10%) Windows
5 51 (31.48%) VMware
6 43 (26.54%) Microsoft
7 40 (24.69%) WAN
8 39 (24.07%) LAN
9 31 (19.14%) Cisco
10 29 (17.90%) Active Directory
10 29 (17.90%) SAN
11 28 (17.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 24 (14.81%) Programme Management
13 23 (14.20%) Firewall
13 23 (14.20%) VMware Infrastructure
14 22 (13.58%) ISEB
15 21 (12.96%) Citrix
15 21 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
16 20 (12.35%) Finance
16 20 (12.35%) Data Centre
17 19 (11.73%) Disaster Recovery
17 19 (11.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 18 (11.11%) MS Excel
18 18 (11.11%) Linux
18 18 (11.11%) Manufacturing
19 17 (10.49%) Service Delivery
20 16 (9.88%) Microsoft Certification
20 16 (9.88%) Information Security
20 16 (9.88%) MCSE
21 15 (9.26%) ITIL Certification

IT Infrastructure Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 (8.64%) MS Exchange
2 10 (6.17%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (2.47%) IIS
5 3 (1.85%) Lync
6 2 (1.23%) GroupWise
6 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.62%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 18 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.32%) MS Office
3 5 (3.09%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.85%) MS Project
6 2 (1.23%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.62%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.62%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.17%) Office 365
2 3 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.62%) SaaS
3 1 (0.62%) PaaS
3 1 (0.62%) IaaS
3 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 40 (24.69%) WAN
2 39 (24.07%) LAN
3 29 (17.90%) SAN
4 23 (14.20%) Firewall
5 15 (9.26%) TCP/IP
5 15 (9.26%) DHCP
6 14 (8.64%) DNS
7 13 (8.02%) VPN
8 12 (7.41%) WLAN
9 10 (6.17%) Network Security
10 8 (4.94%) Wireless
10 8 (4.94%) MPLS
11 6 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (3.09%) Intranet
12 5 (3.09%) VoIP
13 4 (2.47%) SSL
14 3 (1.85%) Internet
14 3 (1.85%) VLAN
15 2 (1.23%) iSCSI
15 2 (1.23%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.62%) MySQL
4 1 (0.62%) Big Data
General
1 20 (12.35%) Finance
2 18 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 12 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.09%) Law
4 5 (3.09%) Retail
5 4 (2.47%) Advertising
5 4 (2.47%) Back Office
6 3 (1.85%) Legal
7 1 (0.62%) Games
7 1 (0.62%) Electronics
7 1 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.62%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.62%) Marketing
7 1 (0.62%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.47%) Web Services
2 3 (1.85%) Middleware
3 1 (0.62%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.35%) Data Centre
2 14 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.32%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.70%) EqualLogic
5 4 (2.47%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.23%) Clustering
6 2 (1.23%) iPad
7 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.62%) User Experience
7 1 (0.62%) Mobile Games
7 1 (0.62%) DTV
7 1 (0.62%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 52 (32.10%) Windows
2 18 (11.11%) Linux
3 12 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (3.70%) Windows 8
6 5 (3.09%) Windows XP
7 4 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.47%) UNIX
8 3 (1.85%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.23%) Windows Vista
9 2 (1.23%) Android
9 2 (1.23%) NetWare
9 2 (1.23%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.62%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.62%) SUSE
10 1 (0.62%) Debian
10 1 (0.62%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (40.74%) ITIL
2 65 (40.12%) PRINCE2
3 56 (34.57%) Project Management
4 24 (14.81%) Programme Management
5 21 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (11.73%) Disaster Recovery
7 17 (10.49%) Service Delivery
8 16 (9.88%) Information Security
9 15 (9.26%) Infrastructure Management
9 15 (9.26%) People Management
10 10 (6.17%) Supplier Management
11 9 (5.56%) Coaching
11 9 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (4.94%) Mentoring
13 7 (4.32%) Service Management
14 6 (3.70%) Change Management
14 6 (3.70%) Validation
14 6 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (3.70%) Line Management
14 6 (3.70%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.32%) SQL
2 1 (0.62%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.62%) C#
2 1 (0.62%) Java
Qualifications
1 28 (17.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 22 (13.58%) ISEB
3 19 (11.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 16 (9.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (9.88%) MCSE
5 15 (9.26%) ITIL Certification
6 14 (8.64%) Degree
7 13 (8.02%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (6.79%) CCNA
9 6 (3.70%) MCITP
9 6 (3.70%) PMP
9 6 (3.70%) PMI Certification
10 5 (3.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (3.09%) MCSA
11 3 (1.85%) HND
12 2 (1.23%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (4.32%) SLA
3 1 (0.62%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (17.90%) Active Directory
2 23 (14.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.94%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.85%) XenApp
4 3 (1.85%) XenServer
5 2 (1.23%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.23%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.62%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.62%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.62%) MetaFrame
6 1 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.62%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.62%) MDaemon
6 1 (0.62%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 3 (1.85%) SCCM
2 2 (1.23%) SCOM
2 2 (1.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.62%) Nagios
3 1 (0.62%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.62%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.62%) Zenoss
3 1 (0.62%) Ansible
Vendors
1 51 (31.48%) VMware
2 43 (26.54%) Microsoft
3 31 (19.14%) Cisco
4 21 (12.96%) Citrix
5 9 (5.56%) Dell
6 3 (1.85%) BT
6 3 (1.85%) Avaya
6 3 (1.85%) Oracle
7 2 (1.23%) SAP
7 2 (1.23%) HP
7 2 (1.23%) Juniper
7 2 (1.23%) EMC
7 2 (1.23%) Novell
7 2 (1.23%) WatchGuard
7 2 (1.23%) Kaspersky
7 2 (1.23%) Kaseya
8 1 (0.62%) NETGEAR
8 1 (0.62%) Mitel
8 1 (0.62%) Lotus
8 1 (0.62%) Red Hat
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Robert Half
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Metropolitan
Salary: From £66,000 to £78,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
L'OREAL UK LTD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
South West London
Mi5
Salary: From £0 to £57,582 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
South West London
Mi5
Salary: From £0 to £78,880 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago