The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Manager
Rank 160 172 171
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 37 30 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.75% 0.60% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.63% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 24 26 19
Average salary £50,000 £51,250 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +23.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4722 4767 4494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.49% 95.17% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3941 3993 3869
Average salary £40,000 £36,061 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.92% -1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Infrastructure Manager
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +9 13 £52,500 -4.54%
Solihull +4 6 - -
Coventry +14 5 £41,250 -8.33%
Warwickshire +3 5 £41,000 -21.90%
Staffordshire -5 4 £55,000 +32.53%
Worcestershire - 1 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 £30,000 -
Infrastructure Manager
England

Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 32 (53.33%) Project Management
2 25 (41.67%) Windows
3 22 (36.67%) PRINCE2
4 18 (30.00%) WAN
5 17 (28.33%) LAN
5 17 (28.33%) VMware
6 16 (26.67%) Active Directory
6 16 (26.67%) Cisco
7 14 (23.33%) Microsoft
8 13 (21.67%) Citrix
8 13 (21.67%) Firewall
9 12 (20.00%) Migration
9 12 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 12 (20.00%) ITIL
10 11 (18.33%) Telecoms
11 10 (16.67%) SAN
12 9 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (13.33%) Finance
13 8 (13.33%) Service Delivery
13 8 (13.33%) NetApp
14 7 (11.67%) EMC
14 7 (11.67%) Network Design
14 7 (11.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 7 (11.67%) VMware Infrastructure
15 6 (10.00%) SC Cleared
15 6 (10.00%) Security Cleared
15 6 (10.00%) Quality Management
15 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
15 6 (10.00%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.33%) CMS
3 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (30.00%) WAN
2 17 (28.33%) LAN
3 13 (21.67%) Firewall
4 10 (16.67%) SAN
5 5 (8.33%) DNS
6 4 (6.67%) Internet
7 3 (5.00%) Ethernet
7 3 (5.00%) PPP
7 3 (5.00%) MPLS
7 3 (5.00%) VLAN
8 2 (3.33%) VPN
9 1 (1.67%) Broadband
9 1 (1.67%) DHCP
9 1 (1.67%) IP Telephony
9 1 (1.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.33%) MySQL
3 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
General
1 11 (18.33%) Telecoms
2 8 (13.33%) Finance
3 5 (8.33%) Retail
4 2 (3.33%) Advertising
5 1 (1.67%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.33%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 25 (41.67%) Windows
2 5 (8.33%) UNIX
2 5 (8.33%) Linux
3 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.00%) HPUX
5 2 (3.33%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.33%) AIX
6 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (53.33%) Project Management
2 22 (36.67%) PRINCE2
3 12 (20.00%) Migration
3 12 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (20.00%) ITIL
4 9 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (13.33%) Service Delivery
6 7 (11.67%) Network Design
7 6 (10.00%) Quality Management
8 5 (8.33%) Configuration Management
8 5 (8.33%) Risk Management
8 5 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (8.33%) Programme Management
8 5 (8.33%) Change Control
9 3 (5.00%) PRINCE
9 3 (5.00%) Strategic Planning
9 3 (5.00%) Project Planning
9 3 (5.00%) Time Management
10 2 (3.33%) Transition Management
10 2 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.00%) SQL
2 2 (3.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (3.33%) Ruby
2 2 (3.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (3.33%) Perl
2 2 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (11.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.33%) MCITP
5 1 (1.67%) CCNA
5 1 (1.67%) MCSE
5 1 (1.67%) MCSA
5 1 (1.67%) MCP
5 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) SLA
2 2 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 16 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.33%) XenApp
3 2 (3.33%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.67%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.67%) MetaFrame
4 1 (1.67%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.67%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (28.33%) VMware
2 16 (26.67%) Cisco
3 14 (23.33%) Microsoft
4 13 (21.67%) Citrix
5 8 (13.33%) NetApp
6 7 (11.67%) EMC
7 5 (8.33%) Fujitsu
8 4 (6.67%) HP
8 4 (6.67%) Juniper
9 3 (5.00%) IBM
10 2 (3.33%) Rackspace
10 2 (3.33%) Oracle
10 2 (3.33%) SAP
11 1 (1.67%) Sage
11 1 (1.67%) WatchGuard
11 1 (1.67%) Mitel
11 1 (1.67%) 3PAR