Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 21 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
England > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 349 360 318
Rank change year-on-year +11 -42 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 204 237 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.66% 0.68% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.70% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 161 217 336
South East median annual salary £60,000 £56,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £41,000 £42,500 £38,125
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +1.85% -1.82%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29763 33916 41254
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.61% 96.98% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 24844 28453 34418
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Infrastructure Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 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
Surrey +5 73 £64,000 +2.40% 1
Thames Valley +60 62 £55,500 +4.72% 3
Hampshire -28 37 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +32 23 £43,000 -23.21% 1
West Sussex +4 23 £51,500 -16.26%
Berkshire +28 20 £58,750 +17.50%
Oxfordshire +10 19 £55,500 +0.91% 2
East Sussex +1 8 £48,750 -7.14%
Kent +15 1 £60,000 -17.24%
Infrastructure Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 South East region featuring Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

1 82 (40.20%) Project Management
2 77 (37.75%) Windows
3 71 (34.80%) Cisco
4 64 (31.37%) Microsoft
4 64 (31.37%) VMware
5 63 (30.88%) ITIL
6 53 (25.98%) PRINCE2
7 48 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
8 47 (23.04%) Active Directory
8 47 (23.04%) Finance
9 45 (22.06%) Stakeholder Management
10 44 (21.57%) SQL Server
11 43 (21.08%) Data Centre
12 40 (19.61%) Windows Server
12 40 (19.61%) SLA
13 38 (18.63%) Continuous Improvement
14 36 (17.65%) Service Management
15 35 (17.16%) TCP/IP
16 32 (15.69%) SQL
16 32 (15.69%) Office 365
16 32 (15.69%) vSphere
17 31 (15.20%) Firewall
18 28 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
18 28 (13.73%) Linux
19 27 (13.24%) SCCM
20 26 (12.75%) DevOps
20 26 (12.75%) Infrastructure Management
20 26 (12.75%) WAN
21 23 (11.27%) ITIL Certification
21 23 (11.27%) LAN

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 11 (5.39%) MS Exchange
2 10 (4.90%) IIS
3 5 (2.45%) Apache
3 5 (2.45%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (1.96%) Moodle
5 3 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (1.47%) MS Project Server
5 3 (1.47%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 21 (10.29%) Microsoft Project
2 19 (9.31%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.98%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 32 (15.69%) Office 365
2 22 (10.78%) Cloud Computing
3 16 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (6.86%) IaaS
5 10 (4.90%) SaaS
6 4 (1.96%) Dropbox
7 3 (1.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (17.16%) TCP/IP
2 31 (15.20%) Firewall
3 26 (12.75%) WAN
4 23 (11.27%) LAN
5 20 (9.80%) SAN
6 15 (7.35%) NAS
7 13 (6.37%) DNS
7 13 (6.37%) VPN
8 12 (5.88%) Network Security
9 8 (3.92%) Internet
10 5 (2.45%) DHCP
10 5 (2.45%) SMS
11 4 (1.96%) VLAN
11 4 (1.96%) VoIP
12 3 (1.47%) MPLS
13 2 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
14 1 (0.49%) Ethernet
14 1 (0.49%) PBX
14 1 (0.49%) Wireless
14 1 (0.49%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (21.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.96%) MySQL
2 4 (1.96%) Relational Database
2 4 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.98%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.98%) Redis
5 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (2.45%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 47 (23.04%) Finance
2 19 (9.31%) Financial Institution
3 18 (8.82%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.94%) Retail
5 5 (2.45%) Banking
6 3 (1.47%) Advertising
7 2 (0.98%) Back Office
7 2 (0.98%) Marketing
8 1 (0.49%) Automotive
8 1 (0.49%) Games
8 1 (0.49%) Law
8 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.49%) Russian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.45%) .NET
2 2 (0.98%) Sensu
3 1 (0.49%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 43 (21.08%) Data Centre
2 20 (9.80%) Management Information System
3 16 (7.84%) Private Cloud
4 15 (7.35%) Hedge funds
5 10 (4.90%) Virtual Team
6 7 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.45%) Enterprise Storage
7 5 (2.45%) PMI
8 4 (1.96%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.47%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.47%) Tandem
9 3 (1.47%) User Experience
10 2 (0.98%) Clustering
11 1 (0.49%) Fintech
11 1 (0.49%) iSeries
11 1 (0.49%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.49%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.49%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 77 (37.75%) Windows
2 40 (19.61%) Windows Server
3 28 (13.73%) Linux
4 22 (10.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (6.37%) CentOS
6 7 (3.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.45%) Windows 10
8 4 (1.96%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.98%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.98%) Unix
10 1 (0.49%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (40.20%) Project Management
2 63 (30.88%) ITIL
3 53 (25.98%) PRINCE2
4 45 (22.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 38 (18.63%) Continuous Improvement
6 36 (17.65%) Service Management
7 28 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (12.75%) DevOps
8 26 (12.75%) Infrastructure Management
9 20 (9.80%) IT Strategy
10 19 (9.31%) Business Continuity
10 19 (9.31%) IT Governance
11 18 (8.82%) Scrum
12 17 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
12 17 (8.33%) High Availability
13 16 (7.84%) Infrastructure Monitoring
14 15 (7.35%) Disaster Recovery
14 15 (7.35%) Line Management
14 15 (7.35%) Time Management
15 13 (6.37%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (15.69%) SQL
2 5 (2.45%) Python
3 4 (1.96%) Perl
4 3 (1.47%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.98%) C
5 2 (0.98%) Java
6 1 (0.49%) C#
6 1 (0.49%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (11.27%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (4.90%) Degree
3 8 (3.92%) PMI Certification
4 6 (2.94%) MCSE
4 6 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (2.45%) CCNA
5 5 (2.45%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.96%) CCNP
6 4 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (1.96%) MCITP
6 4 (1.96%) MCSA
6 4 (1.96%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.47%) PMP
7 3 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.47%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.98%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.49%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (19.61%) SLA
2 10 (4.90%) QA
3 5 (2.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.47%) ISO 14001
4 3 (1.47%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.98%) GDPR
5 2 (0.98%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.98%) PMO
6 1 (0.49%) PMBOK
System Software
1 48 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (23.04%) Active Directory
3 32 (15.69%) vSphere
4 13 (6.37%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.47%) Docker
6 2 (0.98%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.49%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 27 (13.24%) SCCM
2 9 (4.41%) Nagios
2 9 (4.41%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (3.43%) Opsview
3 7 (3.43%) Puppet
4 3 (1.47%) SCOM
5 2 (0.98%) Ansible
5 2 (0.98%) FortiGate
5 2 (0.98%) Icinga
5 2 (0.98%) Pingdom
5 2 (0.98%) Prometheus
5 2 (0.98%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.98%) Terraform
5 2 (0.98%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.49%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.49%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 71 (34.80%) Cisco
2 64 (31.37%) Microsoft
2 64 (31.37%) VMware
3 22 (10.78%) HP
4 15 (7.35%) Fortinet
4 15 (7.35%) Juniper
4 15 (7.35%) Meraki
5 13 (6.37%) Dell
6 12 (5.88%) Citrix
7 11 (5.39%) EqualLogic
8 5 (2.45%) Atlassian
9 4 (1.96%) Oracle
9 4 (1.96%) SolarWinds
10 3 (1.47%) NetApp
10 3 (1.47%) Riverbed
11 2 (0.98%) CheckPoint
11 2 (0.98%) IBM
11 2 (0.98%) New Relic
11 2 (0.98%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.49%) Veeam