The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Infrastructure Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 184 151 155
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 57 70 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.91% 1.31% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 1.36% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 47 61 37
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,400 £65,000 £65,600
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Infrastructure Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6017 5166 4758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.33% 96.85% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4784 4376 3985
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Infrastructure Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Manager
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager across the West Midlands region.

Infrastructure Manager Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Manager
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Infrastructure Manager Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Manager
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
Birmingham -9 32 £55,000 -8.33% 3
Dudley +13 5 £55,000 +74.60%
Shropshire -19 5 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Staffordshire -8 4 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Warwickshire -12 3 £54,000 +13.68%
Wolverhampton - 2 £40,000 -
Coventry -3 1 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Infrastructure Manager
England

Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited 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 Infrastructure Manager in their job title.

1 38 (42.22%) PRINCE2
2 36 (40.00%) Project Management
3 29 (32.22%) VMware
4 27 (30.00%) ITIL
5 22 (24.44%) Cisco
6 21 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (21.11%) Windows
8 18 (20.00%) Finance
9 17 (18.89%) Active Directory
9 17 (18.89%) Citrix
10 16 (17.78%) WAN
10 16 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
10 16 (17.78%) Data Centre
11 13 (14.44%) Microsoft
11 13 (14.44%) Service Delivery
12 11 (12.22%) Windows Server
12 11 (12.22%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (12.22%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (11.11%) Office 365
13 10 (11.11%) LAN
13 10 (11.11%) Linux
13 10 (11.11%) SQL Server
13 10 (11.11%) SAN
14 9 (10.00%) MS Exchange
15 8 (8.89%) MS Excel
15 8 (8.89%) Firewall
15 8 (8.89%) Risk Management
15 8 (8.89%) Service Management
16 7 (7.78%) Line Management
16 7 (7.78%) Change Management

Infrastructure Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited 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 Infrastructure Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (7.78%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.22%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.22%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.11%) IIS
5 1 (1.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.22%) JDE World
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.11%) Office 365
2 5 (5.56%) Mimecast
3 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.11%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.78%) WAN
2 10 (11.11%) LAN
2 10 (11.11%) SAN
3 8 (8.89%) Firewall
4 7 (7.78%) VoIP
5 6 (6.67%) TCP/IP
6 5 (5.56%) DHCP
6 5 (5.56%) DNS
6 5 (5.56%) VLAN
7 3 (3.33%) MPLS
7 3 (3.33%) Unified Communications
7 3 (3.33%) Wireless
8 2 (2.22%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.11%) 3G
9 1 (1.11%) 4G
9 1 (1.11%) Internet
9 1 (1.11%) Skype
9 1 (1.11%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.22%) JIRA
General
1 18 (20.00%) Finance
2 6 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.33%) Local Government
4 2 (2.22%) Back Office
5 1 (1.11%) Automotive
5 1 (1.11%) Law
5 1 (1.11%) Legal
5 1 (1.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.33%) EDI
2 2 (2.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.78%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.67%) Replication
2 6 (6.67%) Visualisation
3 5 (5.56%) Clustering
4 3 (3.33%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.22%) iSeries
5 2 (2.22%) PMI
5 2 (2.22%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.11%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.11%) EPoS
6 1 (1.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.11%) Windows
2 11 (12.22%) Windows Server
2 11 (12.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (12.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (11.11%) Linux
4 4 (4.44%) Unix
4 4 (4.44%) Windows 10
5 3 (3.33%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.22%) AIX
6 2 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.11%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (42.22%) PRINCE2
2 36 (40.00%) Project Management
3 27 (30.00%) ITIL
4 21 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (14.44%) Service Delivery
6 8 (8.89%) Risk Management
6 8 (8.89%) Service Management
7 7 (7.78%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (7.78%) Change Management
7 7 (7.78%) Line Management
8 6 (6.67%) Coaching
8 6 (6.67%) Matrix Management
8 6 (6.67%) Programme Management
9 5 (5.56%) ITSM
9 5 (5.56%) Load Balancing
9 5 (5.56%) Migration
9 5 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
9 5 (5.56%) Performance Management
9 5 (5.56%) Resource Management
9 5 (5.56%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.78%) SQL
2 2 (2.22%) RPG
Qualifications
1 4 (4.44%) APMP
1 4 (4.44%) PMI Certification
1 4 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 4 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (3.33%) CCA
2 3 (3.33%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (3.33%) Degree
2 3 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (3.33%) MCITP
2 3 (3.33%) MCSE
2 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.22%) CCNA
3 2 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.22%) CISSP
3 2 (2.22%) PgMP
3 2 (2.22%) PMP
3 2 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) SLA
2 1 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 17 (18.89%) Active Directory
2 16 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.56%) XenApp
4 2 (2.22%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.11%) vCloud
5 1 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (6.67%) SCCM
2 1 (1.11%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 29 (32.22%) VMware
2 22 (24.44%) Cisco
3 17 (18.89%) Citrix
4 13 (14.44%) Microsoft
5 5 (5.56%) Dell
5 5 (5.56%) NetApp
6 2 (2.22%) Axway
6 2 (2.22%) Intel
6 2 (2.22%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.22%) OpenText
6 2 (2.22%) Oracle
6 2 (2.22%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.11%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.11%) HP
7 1 (1.11%) Juniper
7 1 (1.11%) NEC
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 60k per year + Bonus & Car
Posted: 5 days ago