The median annual salary for a Head of Infrastructure was £117,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

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

Head of Infrastructure
London / City of London
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 227 270 315
Rank change year-on-year +43 +45  
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Infrastructure 6 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.11% 0.084% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.087% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 3
Median salary £117,500 £80,000 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.87% -3.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £83,500 £70,000 £72,500
10% offered a salary of more than £168,000 £98,750 £116,500
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £80,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -18.75% +14.28%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5123 6864 10083
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.76% 95.79% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4669 6174 8557
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Head of Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Head of Infrastructure in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Head of Infrastructure in the City of London

Head of Infrastructure
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Infrastructure in the City of London.

Salary trend for Head of Infrastructure in the City of London

Head of Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Head of Infrastructure in the City of London over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Head of Infrastructure in the City of London

Head of Infrastructure Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, Head of Infrastructure job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Head of Infrastructure in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Middleware
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) Broadband
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) B2B
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (14.29%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management

Head of Infrastructure Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Broadband
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Scrum
1 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) B2B
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
2 1 (14.29%) Re-Platforming
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
2 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
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