Period
to 23 February 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Manager was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure Manager
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 122 143
Rank change year-on-year -45 +21 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 19 15 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.56% 0.70% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.72% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 25
Cheshire median annual salary £62,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.89% - -18.18%
10th Percentile £47,250 £28,750 £34,900
90th Percentile £76,250 £54,250 £52,500
North West median annual salary £51,250 £50,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year +1.49% +3.59% -7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 3,249 2,080 2,716
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.24% 96.92% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2,425 1,724 2,387
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% +2.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £56,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Infrastructure Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings that featured Infrastructure Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Manager in Cheshire

Infrastructure Manager
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Manager in Cheshire

Infrastructure Manager
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager in Cheshire over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Manager in Cheshire

Infrastructure Manager
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -40 8 - - 1
Warrington -7 4 £52,500 +41.89% 2
Wilmslow - 2 - -
Chester - 2 £69,500 -
Infrastructure Manager
North West

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, Infrastructure Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region featuring Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

1 15 (78.95%) Project Management
2 11 (57.89%) Banking
3 9 (47.37%) Risk Management
4 8 (42.11%) Finance
4 8 (42.11%) Investment Banking
4 8 (42.11%) Wealth Management
5 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (36.84%) Migration
5 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (31.58%) Law
6 6 (31.58%) Change Control
7 5 (26.32%) PMI Certification
7 5 (26.32%) PRINCE
8 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
8 4 (21.05%) Windows
8 4 (21.05%) Degree
8 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
8 4 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (15.79%) Process Improvement
9 3 (15.79%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
9 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
9 3 (15.79%) PMI
9 3 (15.79%) CISM
9 3 (15.79%) Security Management
9 3 (15.79%) VMware
9 3 (15.79%) Information Security
9 3 (15.79%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (10.53%) PMP

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) VoIP
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 11 (57.89%) Banking
2 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 8 (42.11%) Investment Banking
3 6 (31.58%) Law
4 3 (15.79%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (5.26%) Legal
5 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.79%) PMI
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) iPhone
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Project Management
2 9 (47.37%) Risk Management
3 8 (42.11%) Wealth Management
4 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (36.84%) Migration
4 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (31.58%) Change Control
6 5 (26.32%) PRINCE
7 4 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
8 3 (15.79%) Information Security
8 3 (15.79%) Process Improvement
8 3 (15.79%) Security Management
9 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
10 1 (5.26%) Business Development
10 1 (5.26%) Data Management
10 1 (5.26%) Email Marketing
10 1 (5.26%) Project Governance
10 1 (5.26%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) PMI Certification
2 4 (21.05%) Degree
3 3 (15.79%) CISM
3 3 (15.79%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (10.53%) MCSA
4 2 (10.53%) MCSE
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (10.53%) PMP
5 1 (5.26%) CISA
5 1 (5.26%) CISSP
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) GDPR
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.79%) VMware
2 2 (10.53%) Citrix
3 1 (5.26%) Aerohive Networks
3 1 (5.26%) Apple
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Fortinet
3 1 (5.26%) NetApp
3 1 (5.26%) Veeam