Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 19 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 > North West
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 313 292 221
Rank change year-on-year -21 -71 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 49 66 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.39% 0.54% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.55% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 34 53 121
North West median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% -3.57%
10th Percentile £42,500 £39,000 £32,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £54,730 £60,000
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 the North West. 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
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12,284 11,922 11,670
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.62% 96.69% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 9,820 10,055 9,747
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,160
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 North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Manager in the North West

Infrastructure Manager
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Manager in the North West

Infrastructure Manager
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager in the North West over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Manager in the North West

Infrastructure Manager
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager within the North West region over the 6 months to 19 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
Manchester 0 24 £50,000 -1.96% 3
Cheshire -31 17 £64,000 +47.98% 4
Merseyside +17 5 £60,000 +17.65% 5
Lancashire -1 2 £37,500 -16.67% 4
Infrastructure Manager
England

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 North West region featuring Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

1 22 (44.90%) Project Management
2 13 (26.53%) Windows
2 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (26.53%) Data Centre
3 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (24.49%) Banking
3 12 (24.49%) Finance
4 11 (22.45%) Risk Management
4 11 (22.45%) PRINCE2
5 8 (16.33%) Investment Banking
5 8 (16.33%) Problem Management
5 8 (16.33%) Wealth Management
6 7 (14.29%) DevOps
6 7 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 7 (14.29%) Change Control
6 7 (14.29%) Office 365
6 7 (14.29%) IaaS
6 7 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 7 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (14.29%) VMware
6 7 (14.29%) Information Security
6 7 (14.29%) SQL
7 6 (12.24%) Law
7 6 (12.24%) ITIL
7 6 (12.24%) E-Commerce
7 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
7 6 (12.24%) Network Security
7 6 (12.24%) Performance Management
7 6 (12.24%) Computer Science
7 6 (12.24%) Amazon AWS

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (8.16%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (4.08%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Magento
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (14.29%) IaaS
2 7 (14.29%) Office 365
3 6 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.08%) PaaS
4 2 (4.08%) SaaS
5 1 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.04%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (2.04%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (2.04%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.04%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (2.04%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) Network Security
2 4 (8.16%) LAN
2 4 (8.16%) WAN
3 3 (6.12%) Internet
3 3 (6.12%) SAN
4 2 (4.08%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (4.08%) Cisco Wireless
4 2 (4.08%) MPLS
4 2 (4.08%) Wireless
5 1 (2.04%) Broadband
5 1 (2.04%) Firewall
5 1 (2.04%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) MySQL
3 2 (4.08%) Redis
4 1 (2.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.04%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.04%) GoCD
2 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (24.49%) Banking
1 12 (24.49%) Finance
2 8 (16.33%) Investment Banking
3 6 (12.24%) Law
4 3 (6.12%) Corporate Banking
4 3 (6.12%) Legal
5 1 (2.04%) Games
5 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.53%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.24%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
5 3 (6.12%) iPad
5 3 (6.12%) PMI
6 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (4.08%) Internet of Things
7 1 (2.04%) iPhone
7 1 (2.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.53%) Windows
2 7 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 4 (8.16%) Linux
4 3 (6.12%) CentOS
5 2 (4.08%) Debian
5 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.08%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.04%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) Project Management
2 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (22.45%) PRINCE2
3 11 (22.45%) Risk Management
4 8 (16.33%) Problem Management
4 8 (16.33%) Wealth Management
5 7 (14.29%) Change Control
5 7 (14.29%) DevOps
5 7 (14.29%) Information Security
5 7 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (12.24%) E-Commerce
6 6 (12.24%) ITIL
6 6 (12.24%) Performance Management
7 5 (10.20%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (10.20%) Migration
7 5 (10.20%) PRINCE
8 4 (8.16%) Capacity Management
8 4 (8.16%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (8.16%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.29%) SQL
2 3 (6.12%) PHP
2 3 (6.12%) PHP 5
2 3 (6.12%) PHP 7
3 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Degree
1 5 (10.20%) PMI Certification
1 5 (10.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (8.16%) CISM
3 3 (6.12%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (4.08%) CISA
4 2 (4.08%) CISSP
4 2 (4.08%) MCSA
4 2 (4.08%) MCSD
4 2 (4.08%) MCSE
4 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.08%) PMP
5 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.08%) SLA
3 1 (2.04%) GDPR
3 1 (2.04%) ISAE 3402
3 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 7 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.08%) vCloud
3 2 (4.08%) XenApp
3 2 (4.08%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.04%) Docker
4 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) SCCM
2 3 (6.12%) Puppet
3 2 (4.08%) Ansible
3 2 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.08%) Salt
3 2 (4.08%) SCOM
3 2 (4.08%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.04%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) VMware
2 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.20%) Citrix
4 4 (8.16%) Cisco
5 2 (4.08%) NetApp
6 1 (2.04%) Aerohive Networks
6 1 (2.04%) Apple
6 1 (2.04%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.04%) Ivanti
6 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.04%) Veeam