Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Infrastructure Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Infrastructure Management over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure Management
UK > England
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 636 600 826
Rank change year-on-year -36 +226 -36
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure Management 554 649 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.34% 0.39% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.44% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 384 495 318
England median annual salary £54,000 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -18.18% +6.08%
10th Percentile £32,000 £25,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £77,125 £77,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% -18.18% +8.91%

Infrastructure Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 145,911 147,568 174,352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.84% 89.55% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 118,420 122,856 146,011
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £27,875
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +5.56%

Infrastructure Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Infrastructure Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Management in England

Infrastructure Management
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Management in England

Infrastructure Management
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Management in England over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Management in England

Infrastructure Management
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Management within the England region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
London -89 173 £60,000 - 24
South East +21 118 £50,000 +5.26% 12
North of England +70 102 £55,000 +10.00% 19
Midlands +71 90 £60,000 +4.35% 8
North West +50 76 £59,000 +18.00% 11
West Midlands +55 75 £60,000 +4.35% 4
South West -113 60 £45,000 +21.62% 3
Yorkshire +48 26 £47,500 +5.56% 7
East Midlands +28 15 £40,000 - 4
East of England -8 14 £50,750 +53.79%
Infrastructure Management
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT jobs citing Infrastructure Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Infrastructure Management.

1 234 (42.24%) Finance
2 199 (35.92%) Microsoft
3 187 (33.75%) Windows
4 173 (31.23%) Banking
5 170 (30.69%) ITIL
6 160 (28.88%) SQL
7 148 (26.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 136 (24.55%) Analytics
9 110 (19.86%) Linux
10 109 (19.68%) SAS
10 109 (19.68%) Visual Analytics
10 109 (19.68%) SAS Visual Analytics
11 106 (19.13%) Active Directory
12 99 (17.87%) Security Cleared
13 97 (17.51%) Windows Server
14 94 (16.97%) Analytical Skills
15 91 (16.43%) Base SAS
16 89 (16.06%) SC Cleared
17 80 (14.44%) VMware
18 79 (14.26%) SAS Data Integration Studio
19 78 (14.08%) Data Centre
20 76 (13.72%) Project Management
21 75 (13.54%) ProC
21 75 (13.54%) Amazon AWS
21 75 (13.54%) SAS Enterprise Guide
21 75 (13.54%) SAS Macro
21 75 (13.54%) PROC SQL
22 74 (13.36%) VMware Infrastructure
22 74 (13.36%) Oracle
23 69 (12.45%) Service Management

Infrastructure Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 109 (19.68%) SAS
2 45 (8.12%) SharePoint
3 22 (3.97%) IIS
4 20 (3.61%) SharePoint 2013
5 19 (3.43%) SharePoint 2010
6 16 (2.89%) MS Exchange
7 10 (1.81%) Skype for Business
8 8 (1.44%) CMS
8 8 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (1.26%) Apache
9 7 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (1.08%) Cloud Foundry
10 6 (1.08%) OpenStack
10 6 (1.08%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.90%) Confluence
12 4 (0.72%) Alfresco
12 4 (0.72%) Drupal
12 4 (0.72%) Liferay
12 4 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 3 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 24 (4.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (2.71%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.90%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.18%) Endur
1 1 (0.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 75 (13.54%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (11.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 61 (11.01%) Office 365
4 36 (6.50%) Cloud Computing
5 28 (5.05%) IaaS
6 18 (3.25%) SaaS
7 17 (3.07%) OpenShift
7 17 (3.07%) PaaS
8 9 (1.62%) AWS CloudFormation
9 7 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (1.26%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.90%) Amazon ELB
10 5 (0.90%) Bluemix
10 5 (0.90%) IBM Cloud
10 5 (0.90%) Route 53
11 4 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
12 3 (0.54%) Akamai
13 2 (0.36%) AWS Lambda
13 2 (0.36%) G Suite
13 2 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 65 (11.73%) Firewall
2 49 (8.84%) DNS
3 48 (8.66%) WAN
4 47 (8.48%) DHCP
4 47 (8.48%) Network Security
5 41 (7.40%) LAN
6 35 (6.32%) FTP
6 35 (6.32%) SAN
6 35 (6.32%) TCP/IP
7 31 (5.60%) HTTP
8 30 (5.42%) DMZ
8 30 (5.42%) SMTP
8 30 (5.42%) X.400
9 25 (4.51%) Wireless
10 19 (3.43%) HTTPS
11 16 (2.89%) NAS
12 15 (2.71%) VoIP
13 10 (1.81%) Internet
13 10 (1.81%) VLAN
14 9 (1.62%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (19.68%) SAS Visual Analytics
2 91 (16.43%) Base SAS
3 79 (14.26%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 75 (13.54%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 65 (11.73%) SQL Server
6 34 (6.14%) QlikView
7 29 (5.23%) MySQL
8 24 (4.33%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (2.53%) Relational Database
10 12 (2.17%) Oracle Database
11 9 (1.62%) Redis
12 8 (1.44%) NoSQL
13 7 (1.26%) DB2
14 6 (1.08%) Big Data
14 6 (1.08%) Hadoop
15 5 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
15 5 (0.90%) RDBMS
16 4 (0.72%) MongoDB
16 4 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
17 3 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 75 (13.54%) ProC
2 29 (5.23%) Jenkins
3 19 (3.43%) Maven
4 13 (2.35%) Git (software)
5 10 (1.81%) Ant
6 7 (1.26%) Gradle
6 7 (1.26%) Sonatype Nexus
6 7 (1.26%) Subversion
7 5 (0.90%) JIRA
7 5 (0.90%) Toad
7 5 (0.90%) Vagrant
8 4 (0.72%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.36%) git-flow
9 2 (0.36%) JMeter
9 2 (0.36%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.18%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.18%) Gerrit
10 1 (0.18%) Hudson
10 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 234 (42.24%) Finance
2 173 (31.23%) Banking
3 38 (6.86%) Marketing
4 20 (3.61%) Retail
5 15 (2.71%) Telecoms
6 14 (2.53%) Law
7 11 (1.99%) Back Office
7 11 (1.99%) Legal
8 9 (1.62%) Investment Banking
9 7 (1.26%) Advertising
10 5 (0.90%) German Language
10 5 (0.90%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.72%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.72%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.54%) Front Office
12 3 (0.54%) Local Government
13 2 (0.36%) Billing
13 2 (0.36%) Electronics
14 1 (0.18%) Automotive
14 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 118 (21.30%) Consultant
2 103 (18.59%) SAS Consultant
3 65 (11.73%) Architect
4 55 (9.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 55 (9.93%) Infrastructure Manager
5 41 (7.40%) Senior Consultant
5 41 (7.40%) Senior SAS Consultant
6 38 (6.86%) Analyst
7 29 (5.23%) SAS Data Integration Studio Consultant
8 28 (5.05%) Network Manager
9 27 (4.87%) Network Engineer
10 26 (4.69%) Network Infrastructure Manager
11 25 (4.51%) Solutions Architect
12 24 (4.33%) DevOps Engineer
12 24 (4.33%) IT Manager
13 23 (4.15%) Senior Architect
14 22 (3.97%) Server Engineer
15 21 (3.79%) Senior Solutions Architect
15 21 (3.79%) Systems Engineer
16 19 (3.43%) Senior Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.07%) Web Services
2 13 (2.35%) HTML
3 12 (2.17%) CSS
3 12 (2.17%) JSON
3 12 (2.17%) Spring
4 11 (1.99%) LAMP
5 10 (1.81%) HTML5
6 9 (1.62%) RabbitMQ
7 8 (1.44%) RESTful
8 7 (1.26%) XML
9 6 (1.08%) .NET
9 6 (1.08%) AngularJS
9 6 (1.08%) ASP.NET
9 6 (1.08%) Middleware
9 6 (1.08%) React
9 6 (1.08%) Velocity
9 6 (1.08%) WAP
10 5 (0.90%) CSS3
10 5 (0.90%) Spring Boot
10 5 (0.90%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 94 (16.97%) Analytical Skills
2 78 (14.08%) Data Centre
3 59 (10.65%) Management Information System
4 30 (5.42%) CESG
5 27 (4.87%) Public Cloud
6 22 (3.97%) Fat Client
6 22 (3.97%) Thin Client
7 19 (3.43%) Hybrid Cloud
8 18 (3.25%) Credit Risk
9 16 (2.89%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (2.35%) Private Cloud
11 12 (2.17%) User Experience
12 10 (1.81%) Computer Science
13 9 (1.62%) Clustering
14 7 (1.26%) Cyberthreat
14 7 (1.26%) PKI
15 6 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
16 5 (0.90%) Digital Media
16 5 (0.90%) Social Media
17 4 (0.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 187 (33.75%) Windows
2 110 (19.86%) Linux
3 97 (17.51%) Windows Server
4 38 (6.86%) Unix
5 36 (6.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 26 (4.69%) Windows 7
7 23 (4.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (4.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (3.43%) Windows 10
9 11 (1.99%) Mac OS X
10 8 (1.44%) CentOS
10 8 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (1.26%) AIX
11 7 (1.26%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.90%) Solaris
13 3 (0.54%) Debian
14 2 (0.36%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.36%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (30.69%) ITIL
2 148 (26.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 136 (24.55%) Analytics
4 109 (19.68%) Visual Analytics
5 76 (13.72%) Project Management
6 69 (12.45%) DevOps
6 69 (12.45%) Service Management
7 61 (11.01%) Mentoring
8 59 (10.65%) Agile Software Development
9 54 (9.75%) People Management
9 54 (9.75%) Service Delivery
10 51 (9.21%) Asset Management
10 51 (9.21%) Root Cause Analysis
11 49 (8.84%) Configuration Management
11 49 (8.84%) Migration
12 48 (8.66%) Disaster Recovery
13 42 (7.58%) Change Management
14 40 (7.22%) Data Integration
14 40 (7.22%) Presales
15 35 (6.32%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 160 (28.88%) SQL
2 75 (13.54%) PROC SQL
2 75 (13.54%) SAS Macro
3 62 (11.19%) PowerShell
4 46 (8.30%) Java
5 30 (5.42%) Python
6 20 (3.61%) Ruby
7 18 (3.25%) Perl
7 18 (3.25%) VBA
8 17 (3.07%) JavaScript
9 15 (2.71%) C
10 12 (2.17%) Shell Script
11 11 (1.99%) PHP
12 7 (1.26%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.08%) C#
13 6 (1.08%) C++
14 4 (0.72%) VB
14 4 (0.72%) VBScript
15 2 (0.36%) Scala
16 1 (0.18%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 99 (17.87%) Security Cleared
2 89 (16.06%) SC Cleared
3 64 (11.55%) DV Cleared
4 40 (7.22%) Cisco Certification
5 38 (6.86%) CCNA
5 38 (6.86%) Degree
6 34 (6.14%) ITIL Certification
7 33 (5.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 31 (5.60%) CISSP
9 17 (3.07%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (2.53%) MCSE
11 9 (1.62%) MCSA
12 6 (1.08%) MCITP
13 4 (0.72%) Master's Degree
13 4 (0.72%) MCP
14 3 (0.54%) CCNP
15 2 (0.36%) CCIE
15 2 (0.36%) CCNP Voice
15 2 (0.36%) Computer Science Degree
15 2 (0.36%) HPE ATP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.78%) SLA
2 13 (2.35%) QA
3 8 (1.44%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.08%) COBIT
5 4 (0.72%) PMO
6 2 (0.36%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.18%) MiFID
System Software
1 106 (19.13%) Active Directory
2 74 (13.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (11.37%) vSphere
4 40 (7.22%) Hyper-V
5 33 (5.96%) Docker
6 27 (4.87%) XenApp
7 7 (1.26%) DFS Replication
7 7 (1.26%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (1.26%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (1.26%) Virtual Servers
8 6 (1.08%) UAG
9 3 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.54%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.36%) Firmware
10 2 (0.36%) Tivoli Directory Server
11 1 (0.18%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
11 1 (0.18%) LXC
11 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 45 (8.12%) SCCM
2 38 (6.86%) SCOM
3 35 (6.32%) Ansible
4 27 (4.87%) Nagios
5 25 (4.51%) EdgeSight
5 25 (4.51%) Puppet
6 22 (3.97%) Opscode Chef
7 14 (2.53%) Kubernetes
8 12 (2.17%) WSUS
9 9 (1.62%) Packer
10 7 (1.26%) NetBackup
11 6 (1.08%) Microsoft Clustering
11 6 (1.08%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 6 (1.08%) SCVMM
12 4 (0.72%) WhatsUp Gold
13 3 (0.54%) Grafana
13 3 (0.54%) Prometheus
13 3 (0.54%) SCOrch
14 2 (0.36%) Cisco CUCM
14 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 199 (35.92%) Microsoft
2 80 (14.44%) VMware
3 74 (13.36%) Oracle
4 64 (11.55%) Cisco
5 44 (7.94%) Citrix
6 38 (6.86%) HP
7 34 (6.14%) Tableau
8 12 (2.17%) IBM
8 12 (2.17%) NetApp
9 10 (1.81%) Meraki
10 9 (1.62%) Red Hat
10 9 (1.62%) SolarWinds
11 7 (1.26%) Apple
11 7 (1.26%) Google
11 7 (1.26%) Mitel
11 7 (1.26%) Rackspace
11 7 (1.26%) Riverbed
11 7 (1.26%) Sitecore
12 6 (1.08%) Ivanti
12 6 (1.08%) Veritas