Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Manager was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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 > Manchester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 268 238 189
Rank change year-on-year -30 -49 +30
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 26 41 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.33% 0.55% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.56% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 26 38 72
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.96% +2.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,125 £40,075
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,375 £66,800
North West median annual salary £50,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -1.96% +2.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7767 7309 7124
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.39% 97.44% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6454 6278 5936
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £58,835
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Infrastructure Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Manager in Manchester

Infrastructure Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Manager in Manchester

Infrastructure Manager
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Manager in Manchester

Infrastructure Manager
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Stockport - 6 £52,500 -
Salford - 4 £62,500 -
Bury - 2 £47,500 - 1
Oldham +12 1 £55,000 +32.24%
Cheadle - 1 £50,000 -
Infrastructure Manager
North West

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Infrastructure Manager 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 Manchester region featuring Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (34.62%) Project Management
2 9 (34.62%) Data Centre
3 7 (26.92%) VMware
3 7 (26.92%) SQL
3 7 (26.92%) Windows
3 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
3 7 (26.92%) IaaS
3 7 (26.92%) DevOps
4 6 (23.08%) Problem Management
4 6 (23.08%) Performance Management
4 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (19.23%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (19.23%) SAN
5 5 (19.23%) Network Design
5 5 (19.23%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (19.23%) Network Security
5 5 (19.23%) Capacity Management
5 5 (19.23%) Office 365
6 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (15.38%) iPad
6 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
6 4 (15.38%) MySQL
6 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
6 4 (15.38%) Management Information System

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (19.23%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.85%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (26.92%) IaaS
3 5 (19.23%) Office 365
4 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (7.69%) PaaS
5 2 (7.69%) SaaS
6 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (3.85%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (3.85%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (3.85%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (3.85%) OneDrive
6 1 (3.85%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Network Security
1 5 (19.23%) SAN
2 3 (11.54%) WAN
3 2 (7.69%) DHCP
3 2 (7.69%) DNS
3 2 (7.69%) Firewall
3 2 (7.69%) Internet
3 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.85%) LAN
4 1 (3.85%) Skype
4 1 (3.85%) SSL
4 1 (3.85%) VoIP
4 1 (3.85%) VPN
4 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) MySQL
3 2 (7.69%) Redis
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Vagrant
2 1 (3.85%) GoCD
2 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Data Centre
2 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (15.38%) iPad
2 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (7.69%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) CentOS
2 3 (11.54%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.69%) Debian
3 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Project Management
2 7 (26.92%) DevOps
3 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
3 6 (23.08%) Performance Management
3 6 (23.08%) Problem Management
4 5 (19.23%) Capacity Management
4 5 (19.23%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (19.23%) Network Design
5 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
6 3 (11.54%) Coaching
6 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
6 3 (11.54%) ERP
6 3 (11.54%) Information Security
7 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (7.69%) IT Strategy
7 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.69%) Patch Management
7 2 (7.69%) People Management
8 1 (3.85%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) PHP
2 3 (11.54%) PHP 5
2 3 (11.54%) PHP 7
2 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (7.69%) MCSA
2 2 (7.69%) MCSD
2 2 (7.69%) MCSE
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) CISA
3 1 (3.85%) CISM
3 1 (3.85%) CISSP
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
2 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.69%) vCloud
4 1 (3.85%) Docker
4 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Puppet
1 3 (11.54%) SCCM
2 2 (7.69%) Ansible
2 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.69%) Salt
3 1 (3.85%) Kubernetes
3 1 (3.85%) SCSM
3 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) VMware
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Blue Coat
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco
3 1 (3.85%) Citrix
3 1 (3.85%) Dell
3 1 (3.85%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) IBM
3 1 (3.85%) Lotus
3 1 (3.85%) NetApp
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.85%) Wyse