Period
to 21 August 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

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

Infrastructure Manager
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 283 272 258
Rank change year-on-year -11 -14 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 58 93 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.51% 0.78% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.80% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 37 82 91
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £50,500 £62,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.91% -18.55% +12.73%
10th Percentile £45,250 £37,875 £50,000
90th Percentile £86,750 £76,550 £82,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11,051 11,636 12,949
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.82% 97.21% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 8,275 9,422 10,904
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Infrastructure Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Manager in the East of England

Infrastructure Manager
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Manager in the East of England

Infrastructure Manager
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Manager in the East of England

Infrastructure Manager
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager within the East of England region over the 6 months to 21 August 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
Hertfordshire +4 34 £62,500 +11.11% 3
Essex +34 13 £55,000 -12.00% 2
Bedfordshire -5 7 £47,500 -4.04% 1
Cambridgeshire -13 3 £67,500 +36.36%
Norfolk +11 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Infrastructure Manager
England

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 East of England region featuring Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

1 24 (41.38%) Windows
2 21 (36.21%) Finance
3 19 (32.76%) Microsoft
3 19 (32.76%) Project Management
4 18 (31.03%) Active Directory
5 17 (29.31%) VMware
6 14 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (24.14%) Firewall
7 13 (22.41%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (20.69%) Degree
8 12 (20.69%) Cisco
9 11 (18.97%) Citrix
10 10 (17.24%) SAN
10 10 (17.24%) Service Delivery
10 10 (17.24%) Oracle
10 10 (17.24%) Linux
11 9 (15.52%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (15.52%) Change Control
12 8 (13.79%) XenApp
12 8 (13.79%) Windows 7
12 8 (13.79%) vSphere
12 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (13.79%) Windows Server
12 8 (13.79%) Programme Delivery
12 8 (13.79%) Risk Management
12 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (13.79%) E-Commerce
12 8 (13.79%) SQL
12 8 (13.79%) ITIL

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (8.62%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (5.17%) OpenStack
3 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.72%) IIS
4 1 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.62%) Office 365
3 3 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.45%) SaaS
5 1 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.72%) IaaS
5 1 (1.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (24.14%) Firewall
2 10 (17.24%) SAN
3 6 (10.34%) iSCSI
3 6 (10.34%) NAS
4 5 (8.62%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (8.62%) Network Security
5 3 (5.17%) MPLS
6 2 (3.45%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.72%) DMZ
7 1 (1.72%) DNS
7 1 (1.72%) Internet
7 1 (1.72%) LAN
7 1 (1.72%) Skype
7 1 (1.72%) SMTP
7 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.72%) VLAN
7 1 (1.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.72%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (36.21%) Finance
2 7 (12.07%) Telecoms
3 6 (10.34%) Back Office
4 5 (8.62%) Legal
5 1 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.72%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) ADSI
2 2 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.34%) Replication
3 5 (8.62%) Client/Server
3 5 (8.62%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.90%) Public Cloud
5 3 (5.17%) Private Cloud
6 2 (3.45%) Cloud Native
6 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (3.45%) Fat Client
6 2 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (3.45%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.72%) Clustering
7 1 (1.72%) FlexPod
7 1 (1.72%) LIMS
7 1 (1.72%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (41.38%) Windows
2 10 (17.24%) Linux
3 9 (15.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (13.79%) Windows 7
4 8 (13.79%) Windows Server
4 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (12.07%) Windows 10
6 5 (8.62%) Unix
6 5 (8.62%) Windows 8
7 3 (5.17%) Debian
7 3 (5.17%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.72%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.76%) Project Management
2 14 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (17.24%) Service Delivery
4 9 (15.52%) Change Control
5 8 (13.79%) E-Commerce
5 8 (13.79%) ITIL
5 8 (13.79%) Programme Delivery
5 8 (13.79%) Risk Management
6 7 (12.07%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 7 (12.07%) High Availability
6 7 (12.07%) Mentoring
6 7 (12.07%) Migration
6 7 (12.07%) Performance Management
6 7 (12.07%) PRINCE2
6 7 (12.07%) Programme Management
6 7 (12.07%) Waterfall
7 6 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (10.34%) Line Management
7 6 (10.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.79%) SQL
2 4 (6.90%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.45%) Python
4 1 (1.72%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (20.69%) Degree
2 6 (10.34%) MBA
2 6 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (6.90%) PMI Certification
3 4 (6.90%) PMP
4 2 (3.45%) ISEB
4 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.72%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (1.72%) MCSE
5 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.72%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) Cyber Essentials
1 5 (8.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (6.90%) PMO
3 2 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (31.03%) Active Directory
2 13 (22.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (13.79%) vSphere
3 8 (13.79%) XenApp
4 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.72%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.72%) Grafana
2 1 (1.72%) Prometheus
2 1 (1.72%) SCCM
2 1 (1.72%) Simpana
2 1 (1.72%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (1.72%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (32.76%) Microsoft
2 17 (29.31%) VMware
3 12 (20.69%) Cisco
4 11 (18.97%) Citrix
5 10 (17.24%) Oracle
6 6 (10.34%) Veeam
7 4 (6.90%) NetApp
8 3 (5.17%) HP
8 3 (5.17%) IBM
9 1 (1.72%) Aruba
9 1 (1.72%) CommVault
9 1 (1.72%) Dell
9 1 (1.72%) F5
9 1 (1.72%) Google
9 1 (1.72%) Juniper
9 1 (1.72%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.72%) Symantec