The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Infrastructure Manager
England / South East
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 302 298 295
Rank change year-on-year -4 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 78 148 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.53% 0.81% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.84% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 71 123 170
Median salary £57,500 £54,875 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.78% -0.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,250 £52,500 £53,458
% change year-on-year -4.28% -1.79%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14206 17673 20720
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.63% 96.96% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11912 15039 16887
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Infrastructure Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Manager in the South East

Infrastructure Manager
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Manager in the South East

Infrastructure Manager
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager in the South East over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Manager in the South East

Infrastructure Manager
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +34 40 £65,000 +1.96% 1
Berkshire +10 20 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Hampshire -11 8 £55,000 +10.00%
Oxfordshire +3 5 £45,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire -9 3 £55,000 +18.27% 4
East Sussex +11 2 £46,250 -7.50% 2
West Sussex -1 2 £53,750 -16.66%
Infrastructure Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 South East region featuring Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

1 95 (49.48%) Project Management
2 72 (37.50%) Windows
3 56 (29.17%) VMware
4 54 (28.13%) PRINCE2
5 48 (25.00%) ITIL
6 46 (23.96%) Data Centre
7 44 (22.92%) Microsoft
8 37 (19.27%) Cisco
9 36 (18.75%) SQL
9 36 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
10 35 (18.23%) Active Directory
11 34 (17.71%) Windows Server
12 33 (17.19%) Stakeholder Management
13 30 (15.63%) Firewall
13 30 (15.63%) Linux
13 30 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
14 29 (15.10%) Finance
15 27 (14.06%) Hyper-V
16 25 (13.02%) SQL Server
17 24 (12.50%) Resource Management
18 21 (10.94%) Continuous Improvement
18 21 (10.94%) LAN
18 21 (10.94%) Migration
19 20 (10.42%) Problem Management
20 19 (9.90%) SCCM
20 19 (9.90%) SLA
21 17 (8.85%) DNS
22 16 (8.33%) SharePoint
22 16 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
22 16 (8.33%) Mentoring

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 16 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 12 (6.25%) IIS
3 8 (4.17%) MS Exchange
3 8 (4.17%) MS Project Server
4 5 (2.60%) Apache
5 3 (1.56%) Apache Solr
5 3 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (1.56%) nginx
6 2 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
2 9 (4.69%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.04%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.77%) Cloud Computing
1 13 (6.77%) Office 365
2 8 (4.17%) IaaS
3 7 (3.65%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.56%) PaaS
5 2 (1.04%) SaaS
6 1 (0.52%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 30 (15.63%) Firewall
2 21 (10.94%) LAN
3 17 (8.85%) DNS
4 15 (7.81%) WAN
5 14 (7.29%) Internet
6 13 (6.77%) SAN
7 11 (5.73%) TCP/IP
8 10 (5.21%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (4.17%) Wireless
10 7 (3.65%) VoIP
11 6 (3.13%) SMTP
12 4 (2.08%) DHCP
12 4 (2.08%) NAS
12 4 (2.08%) Network Security
12 4 (2.08%) PBX
12 4 (2.08%) WLAN
13 3 (1.56%) IP Telephony
14 2 (1.04%) NetScaler
14 2 (1.04%) VPN
15 1 (0.52%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (13.02%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.77%) Relational Database
3 6 (3.13%) MySQL
4 4 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.04%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.04%) Redis
7 1 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (15.10%) Finance
2 12 (6.25%) Retail
3 11 (5.73%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.13%) Military
5 5 (2.60%) Banking
5 5 (2.60%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.04%) Advertising
7 1 (0.52%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.52%) Back Office
7 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.21%) .NET
2 5 (2.60%) Web Services
3 1 (0.52%) CGI
3 1 (0.52%) COM+
3 1 (0.52%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 46 (23.96%) Data Centre
2 8 (4.17%) User Experience
3 6 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (2.60%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.08%) PMI
5 4 (2.08%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.04%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.04%) Clustering
6 2 (1.04%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.04%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.04%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.52%) FMCG
7 1 (0.52%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.52%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.52%) Replication
7 1 (0.52%) Robotics
7 1 (0.52%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 72 (37.50%) Windows
2 34 (17.71%) Windows Server
3 30 (15.63%) Linux
4 11 (5.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (5.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (5.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (4.69%) CentOS
7 8 (4.17%) Unix
8 2 (1.04%) AIX
8 2 (1.04%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.04%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.52%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (49.48%) Project Management
2 54 (28.13%) PRINCE2
3 48 (25.00%) ITIL
4 33 (17.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 30 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (12.50%) Resource Management
7 21 (10.94%) Continuous Improvement
7 21 (10.94%) Migration
8 20 (10.42%) Problem Management
9 16 (8.33%) Mentoring
10 13 (6.77%) IT Strategy
10 13 (6.77%) Risk Management
10 13 (6.77%) Service Management
11 12 (6.25%) Time Management
12 11 (5.73%) Budget Control
12 11 (5.73%) Load Balancing
13 10 (5.21%) DevOps
13 10 (5.21%) Infrastructure Management
13 10 (5.21%) Project Planning
14 9 (4.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 36 (18.75%) SQL
2 12 (6.25%) Perl
3 11 (5.73%) Python
4 5 (2.60%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.52%) Java
5 1 (0.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (6.77%) Security Cleared
2 12 (6.25%) MCSE
2 12 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (5.73%) SC Cleared
4 10 (5.21%) Degree
5 9 (4.69%) CCNA
5 9 (4.69%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (3.65%) CCA
7 7 (3.65%) Citrix Certification
7 7 (3.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (2.60%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.56%) MCITP
9 3 (1.56%) MCSA
10 2 (1.04%) APMP
10 2 (1.04%) ISEB
10 2 (1.04%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (1.04%) PMP
11 1 (0.52%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.90%) SLA
2 4 (2.08%) PMO
3 3 (1.56%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.04%) ISO 14001
4 2 (1.04%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.04%) QA
5 1 (0.52%) COBIT
5 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 19770
5 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 36 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (18.23%) Active Directory
3 27 (14.06%) Hyper-V
4 11 (5.73%) vSphere
5 4 (2.08%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.04%) Docker
7 2 (1.04%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.52%) NFS
8 1 (0.52%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (9.90%) SCCM
2 9 (4.69%) SCOM
3 7 (3.65%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.60%) Puppet
5 4 (2.08%) Nagios
5 4 (2.08%) Opsview
6 3 (1.56%) CFEngine
6 3 (1.56%) Galera Cluster
6 3 (1.56%) logstash
7 2 (1.04%) FortiGate
7 2 (1.04%) Pingdom
7 2 (1.04%) SCDPM
7 2 (1.04%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.52%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.52%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.52%) NetCrunch
8 1 (0.52%) vRealize
Vendors
1 56 (29.17%) VMware
2 44 (22.92%) Microsoft
3 37 (19.27%) Cisco
4 14 (7.29%) Citrix
5 13 (6.77%) HP
6 6 (3.13%) Aruba
7 5 (2.60%) Oracle
8 4 (2.08%) Dell
8 4 (2.08%) EqualLogic
8 4 (2.08%) Fortinet
8 4 (2.08%) Meraki
8 4 (2.08%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.56%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.04%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.04%) Brocade
10 2 (1.04%) EMC
10 2 (1.04%) Google
10 2 (1.04%) IBM
10 2 (1.04%) NetApp
10 2 (1.04%) SAP
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