Period
to 23 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Manager was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 23 January 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 > London
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 443 487 416
Rank change year-on-year +44 -71 -46
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 439 334 614
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.62% 0.47% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.50% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 378 292 537
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £57,582
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.88% -6.37%
10th Percentile £43,550 £42,650 £43,400
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -4.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 66,760 67,445 81,274
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.99% 95.90% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 54,474 57,719 69,470
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +3.77%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,494
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Infrastructure Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Manager in London

Infrastructure Manager
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Manager in London

Infrastructure Manager
Salary Histogram in London

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

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Manager in London

Infrastructure Manager
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager within the London region over the 6 months to 23 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
Central London +62 144 £65,000 -7.14% 9
South London +4 25 £60,000 -7.69% 3
West London +8 24 £65,000 +13.04% 10
East London 0 7 £60,000 - 3
North London +7 6 £61,250 +11.36% 3
Infrastructure Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 London region featuring Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

1 154 (35.08%) Windows
2 149 (33.94%) Project Management
3 147 (33.49%) Finance
4 118 (26.88%) ITIL
5 105 (23.92%) PRINCE2
6 91 (20.73%) Microsoft
7 89 (20.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 89 (20.27%) Windows Server
8 88 (20.05%) Data Centre
9 86 (19.59%) VMware
10 81 (18.45%) Agile Software Development
11 75 (17.08%) Active Directory
12 74 (16.86%) Microsoft Azure
13 73 (16.63%) Cisco
13 73 (16.63%) WAN
14 68 (15.49%) LAN
15 66 (15.03%) Office 365
16 53 (12.07%) Degree
16 53 (12.07%) SQL Server
17 51 (11.62%) Citrix
18 50 (11.39%) VMware Infrastructure
18 50 (11.39%) Amazon AWS
19 48 (10.93%) SQL
20 42 (9.57%) Disaster Recovery
21 38 (8.66%) Incident Management
22 37 (8.43%) Firewall
23 36 (8.20%) SAN
24 35 (7.97%) Change Management
24 35 (7.97%) Banking
24 35 (7.97%) Windows Server 2012

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 28 (6.38%) IIS
2 24 (5.47%) MS Exchange
3 19 (4.33%) WebSphere
4 12 (2.73%) SharePoint
5 11 (2.51%) Skype for Business
6 10 (2.28%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (1.82%) OpenStack
8 6 (1.37%) Smallworld
9 3 (0.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (0.68%) Confluence
9 3 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.23%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (3.42%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.82%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (1.37%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.46%) Eagle PACE
1 2 (0.46%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.23%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.23%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 74 (16.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 66 (15.03%) Office 365
3 50 (11.39%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.82%) IaaS
5 7 (1.59%) SaaS
6 4 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.68%) Mimecast
7 3 (0.68%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.46%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.46%) PaaS
9 1 (0.23%) Dropbox
9 1 (0.23%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 73 (16.63%) WAN
2 68 (15.49%) LAN
3 37 (8.43%) Firewall
4 36 (8.20%) SAN
5 29 (6.61%) VPN
6 22 (5.01%) Network Security
7 19 (4.33%) DNS
8 18 (4.10%) DHCP
9 14 (3.19%) Internet
9 14 (3.19%) Wireless
10 13 (2.96%) VoIP
11 12 (2.73%) Wi-Fi
12 11 (2.51%) DMZ
13 9 (2.05%) TCP/IP
14 8 (1.82%) NetScaler
14 8 (1.82%) VLAN
15 7 (1.59%) Cisco Nexus
16 6 (1.37%) GPON
16 6 (1.37%) SDH
16 6 (1.37%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.42%) Big Data
3 7 (1.59%) NoSQL
4 6 (1.37%) GIS
4 6 (1.37%) Hadoop
5 5 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.46%) Blockchain
7 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.23%) MySQL
8 1 (0.23%) OLAP
8 1 (0.23%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 21 (4.78%) JIRA
2 2 (0.46%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.23%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.23%) Subversion
3 1 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 147 (33.49%) Finance
2 35 (7.97%) Banking
3 27 (6.15%) Retail
4 19 (4.33%) Law
4 19 (4.33%) Private Banking
5 12 (2.73%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.82%) Legal
7 5 (1.14%) Back Office
8 4 (0.91%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.68%) Advertising
9 3 (0.68%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.46%) Marketing
10 2 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.23%) Billing
11 1 (0.23%) French Language
11 1 (0.23%) Games
11 1 (0.23%) German Language
11 1 (0.23%) Publishing
11 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.33%) MSMQ
1 19 (4.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (1.14%) Web Services
3 4 (0.91%) Middleware
4 1 (0.23%) .NET
4 1 (0.23%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 88 (20.05%) Data Centre
2 28 (6.38%) Virtual Team
3 22 (5.01%) Computer Science
4 19 (4.33%) Management Information System
5 15 (3.42%) Microsoft Licensing
6 14 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (2.96%) Fintech
8 10 (2.28%) Hedge funds
8 10 (2.28%) Life Science
9 9 (2.05%) EPoS
10 8 (1.82%) Robotics
11 7 (1.59%) Driving Licence
12 6 (1.37%) Private Cloud
13 5 (1.14%) CCTV
14 4 (0.91%) Clustering
14 4 (0.91%) Mobile Payment
14 4 (0.91%) PMI
14 4 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
15 3 (0.68%) Blackberry
16 2 (0.46%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 154 (35.08%) Windows
2 89 (20.27%) Windows Server
3 35 (7.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 34 (7.74%) Linux
5 31 (7.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (5.47%) Windows 10
7 23 (5.24%) Unix
8 15 (3.42%) Windows 7
9 5 (1.14%) AIX
10 4 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.46%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.46%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.23%) Android
12 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (33.94%) Project Management
2 118 (26.88%) ITIL
3 105 (23.92%) PRINCE2
4 89 (20.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 81 (18.45%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (9.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 38 (8.66%) Incident Management
8 35 (7.97%) Change Management
9 33 (7.52%) Service Delivery
10 32 (7.29%) Line Management
11 30 (6.83%) DevOps
12 26 (5.92%) Virtual Team Management
13 23 (5.24%) Coaching
13 23 (5.24%) Data Protection
14 22 (5.01%) Facilities Management
15 21 (4.78%) Service Management
16 19 (4.33%) Client Onboarding
16 19 (4.33%) Continuous Improvement
16 19 (4.33%) Performance Monitoring
16 19 (4.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 48 (10.93%) SQL
2 15 (3.42%) PowerShell
3 8 (1.82%) C
4 6 (1.37%) T-SQL
5 3 (0.68%) Perl
5 3 (0.68%) Shell Script
5 3 (0.68%) VBScript
6 2 (0.46%) C#
7 1 (0.23%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 53 (12.07%) Degree
2 26 (5.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (5.01%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (4.78%) CCNA
4 21 (4.78%) SANS
5 20 (4.56%) CISM
5 20 (4.56%) CISSP
6 19 (4.33%) CRISC
6 19 (4.33%) MCSE
7 18 (4.10%) MCP
8 17 (3.87%) ITIL Certification
8 17 (3.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 12 (2.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 9 (2.05%) MCSA
11 7 (1.59%) CCA
11 7 (1.59%) Citrix Certification
12 6 (1.37%) PMI Certification
13 5 (1.14%) PMP
14 4 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
15 3 (0.68%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.78%) COBIT
1 21 (4.78%) GDPR
2 18 (4.10%) SLA
3 14 (3.19%) PCI DSS
3 14 (3.19%) QA
4 8 (1.82%) ISO 9001
5 7 (1.59%) PMO
5 7 (1.59%) SEPA
6 6 (1.37%) NEBOSH
7 3 (0.68%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (0.46%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.23%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 75 (17.08%) Active Directory
2 50 (11.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (4.33%) VMware ESXi
4 18 (4.10%) vSphere
5 12 (2.73%) Hyper-V
5 12 (2.73%) XenApp
6 11 (2.51%) XenDesktop
7 7 (1.59%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (0.68%) MetaFrame
8 3 (0.68%) ProxySG
8 3 (0.68%) XenServer
9 2 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (2.96%) SCCM
1 13 (2.96%) vCenter Server
2 11 (2.51%) SCOM
3 10 (2.28%) WhatsUp Gold
4 4 (0.91%) WSUS
5 2 (0.46%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.46%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.23%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.23%) Nessus
6 1 (0.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 91 (20.73%) Microsoft
2 86 (19.59%) VMware
3 73 (16.63%) Cisco
4 51 (11.62%) Citrix
5 24 (5.47%) HP
6 10 (2.28%) Oracle
7 8 (1.82%) Sophos
8 7 (1.59%) CheckPoint
8 7 (1.59%) Juniper
9 6 (1.37%) ESRI
9 6 (1.37%) Mapinfo
9 6 (1.37%) NetApp
10 5 (1.14%) Apple
10 5 (1.14%) Dell
10 5 (1.14%) MicroStrategy
10 5 (1.14%) Teradata
10 5 (1.14%) Veeam
11 4 (0.91%) 3PAR
11 4 (0.91%) EMC
11 4 (0.91%) Ivanti