The median annual salary for a Infrastructure Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Manager
UK
Rank 411 383 338
Rank change year-on-year -28 -45  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 542 810 978
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.65% 0.79% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.82% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 440 657 783
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £76,700 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year -3.84% +0.97%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80634 98831 101724
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.35% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 66904 82761 83046
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Infrastructure Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Manager in the UK

Infrastructure Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Manager in the UK

Infrastructure Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Manager in the UK

Infrastructure Manager
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 23 March 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
England -29 494 £52,500 -4.54% 41
London -32 160 £62,500 - 9
South East +25 112 £54,500 +3.80% 14
East of England +18 58 £51,500 -10.43% 2
North West -27 52 £46,000 -3.15% 2
Hampshire +16 43 £52,500 +5.00% 4
Scotland +22 37 £45,000 -18.18% 2
West Midlands +15 35 £52,500 -4.54% 1
East Midlands +9 33 £45,500 -6.66% 3
City of London +46 32 £60,000 -14.28% 2
Manchester -15 32 £51,000 +4.61% 2
Hertfordshire +14 31 £57,500 -7.25% 2
Yorkshire -15 26 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Glasgow +34 24 £54,000 +2.85%
Surrey +32 21 £52,500 - 5
West Yorkshire -8 18 £47,000 -6.00% 4
South West +16 17 £47,500 -15.17% 3
Southampton +12 17 £50,000 - 1
Birmingham +7 17 £52,500 -4.54%
Berkshire +1 17 £55,000 -4.34% 2
Dorset +37 13 £47,500 +54.26% 1
Derbyshire +19 13 £35,500 -21.11% 1
Poole - 13 £47,500 -
West Sussex +10 12 £55,000 -
Portsmouth - 12 £55,000 - 1
Hatfield +29 10 £51,500 -23.70%
East Sussex +18 10 £60,000 +23.07% 1
Essex +16 10 £40,000 -17.94%
Cheshire +3 9 £47,500 +5.55%
Nottinghamshire +9 8 £51,250 +13.25% 1

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 featuring Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

1 395 (38.13%) Project Management
2 268 (25.87%) ITIL
3 266 (25.68%) PRINCE2
4 258 (24.90%) VMware
5 256 (24.71%) Data Centre
6 255 (24.61%) Windows
7 247 (23.84%) Finance
8 219 (21.14%) Microsoft
9 194 (18.73%) Stakeholder Management
10 175 (16.89%) Windows Server
11 156 (15.06%) Agile Software Development
12 153 (14.77%) Cisco
13 144 (13.90%) VMware Infrastructure
14 128 (12.36%) Active Directory
15 126 (12.16%) Linux
16 115 (11.10%) Service Delivery
17 110 (10.62%) WAN
18 106 (10.23%) Firewall
19 104 (10.04%) LAN
19 104 (10.04%) Retail
20 101 (9.75%) SAN
21 91 (8.78%) MS Excel
21 91 (8.78%) Service Management
22 89 (8.59%) SQL
23 84 (8.11%) Office 365
24 81 (7.82%) Risk Management
25 75 (7.24%) Migration
25 75 (7.24%) Citrix
26 74 (7.14%) Banking
27 73 (7.05%) Disaster Recovery

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 40 (3.86%) SharePoint
2 39 (3.76%) IIS
3 37 (3.57%) MS Exchange
4 26 (2.51%) Apache
5 18 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2013
6 16 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (1.06%) Skype for Business
8 8 (0.77%) MS Project Server
9 6 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (0.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (0.39%) CMS
10 4 (0.39%) Confluence
11 2 (0.19%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.19%) nginx
12 1 (0.097%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.097%) CICS
12 1 (0.097%) SAS
12 1 (0.097%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.097%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.097%) WebSphere
Applications
1 91 (8.78%) MS Excel
2 59 (5.69%) MS Office
3 29 (2.80%) MS Project
4 26 (2.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.097%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.097%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 84 (8.11%) Office 365
2 72 (6.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 61 (5.89%) Amazon AWS
4 46 (4.44%) IaaS
5 30 (2.90%) PaaS
6 20 (1.93%) Cloud Computing
6 20 (1.93%) SaaS
7 5 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (0.48%) IBM Cloud
8 4 (0.39%) G Suite
9 3 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.19%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.097%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.097%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.097%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.097%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 110 (10.62%) WAN
2 106 (10.23%) Firewall
3 104 (10.04%) LAN
4 101 (9.75%) SAN
5 43 (4.15%) VoIP
6 38 (3.67%) VPN
7 29 (2.80%) VLAN
8 27 (2.61%) Unified Communications
9 26 (2.51%) Network Security
10 25 (2.41%) Internet
11 22 (2.12%) TCP/IP
11 22 (2.12%) Wireless
12 20 (1.93%) DHCP
12 20 (1.93%) DNS
12 20 (1.93%) MPLS
13 19 (1.83%) IP Telephony
14 17 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
15 12 (1.16%) NAS
16 10 (0.97%) SSL
17 7 (0.68%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 20 (1.93%) MySQL
3 10 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (0.48%) Big Data
5 5 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.29%) GIS
7 3 (0.29%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (0.19%) DB2
8 2 (0.19%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.19%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.097%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.097%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.097%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.097%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.097%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.097%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.097%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (1.45%) JIRA
2 13 (1.25%) Jenkins
3 9 (0.87%) Hudson
4 5 (0.48%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.29%) Burp Suite
5 3 (0.29%) Metasploit
6 2 (0.19%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.097%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.097%) GoCD
7 1 (0.097%) Maven
7 1 (0.097%) NuGet
7 1 (0.097%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 247 (23.84%) Finance
2 104 (10.04%) Retail
3 74 (7.14%) Banking
4 71 (6.85%) Telecoms
5 17 (1.64%) Marketing
6 15 (1.45%) Advertising
7 14 (1.35%) Legal
8 13 (1.25%) Retail Banking
9 11 (1.06%) Manufacturing
10 9 (0.87%) Back Office
11 7 (0.68%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.68%) Law
12 6 (0.58%) Military
12 6 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.48%) Billing
14 3 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
14 3 (0.29%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.29%) Publishing
15 2 (0.19%) Games
16 1 (0.097%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (2.12%) .NET
2 11 (1.06%) Web Services
3 7 (0.68%) Middleware
4 5 (0.48%) LAMP
5 1 (0.097%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.097%) COM
5 1 (0.097%) COM+
5 1 (0.097%) HTML
5 1 (0.097%) HTML5
5 1 (0.097%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.097%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 256 (24.71%) Data Centre
2 26 (2.51%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (2.51%) Clustering
3 22 (2.12%) Management Information System
4 18 (1.74%) Virtual Team
5 14 (1.35%) Computer Science
6 11 (1.06%) User Experience
7 10 (0.97%) NHS
8 9 (0.87%) Fintech
9 8 (0.77%) FMCG
9 8 (0.77%) Hybrid Cloud
9 8 (0.77%) Mainframe
9 8 (0.77%) PMI
10 7 (0.68%) Fat Client
10 7 (0.68%) Thin Client
11 6 (0.58%) Driving Licence
11 6 (0.58%) Social Media
12 5 (0.48%) EPoS
12 5 (0.48%) Linux Command Line
12 5 (0.48%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 255 (24.61%) Windows
2 175 (16.89%) Windows Server
3 126 (12.16%) Linux
4 54 (5.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 53 (5.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 51 (4.92%) Unix
7 23 (2.22%) CentOS
7 23 (2.22%) OpenVMS
8 21 (2.03%) Solaris
9 19 (1.83%) Windows 7
9 19 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 17 (1.64%) Windows 10
11 11 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (0.87%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.48%) Windows XP
14 4 (0.39%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.29%) VMS
16 2 (0.19%) Android
16 2 (0.19%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 395 (38.13%) Project Management
2 268 (25.87%) ITIL
3 266 (25.68%) PRINCE2
4 194 (18.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 156 (15.06%) Agile Software Development
6 115 (11.10%) Service Delivery
7 91 (8.78%) Service Management
8 81 (7.82%) Risk Management
9 75 (7.24%) Migration
10 73 (7.05%) Disaster Recovery
11 64 (6.18%) IT Strategy
12 62 (5.98%) Mentoring
13 61 (5.89%) Supplier Management
14 58 (5.60%) Resource Management
15 54 (5.21%) Line Management
16 51 (4.92%) Performance Management
16 51 (4.92%) Programme Management
17 45 (4.34%) Continuous Improvement
17 45 (4.34%) E-Commerce
18 40 (3.86%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 89 (8.59%) SQL
2 28 (2.70%) PowerShell
3 13 (1.25%) C
4 9 (0.87%) C#
5 7 (0.68%) Java
6 6 (0.58%) Perl
7 5 (0.48%) Bash Shell
7 5 (0.48%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.29%) Python
8 3 (0.29%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.19%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.097%) C++
10 1 (0.097%) Ruby
10 1 (0.097%) Scala
10 1 (0.097%) VB
10 1 (0.097%) VBA
Qualifications
1 65 (6.27%) Degree
2 62 (5.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 48 (4.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 40 (3.86%) MCSE
5 36 (3.47%) Cisco Certification
6 34 (3.28%) CCNA
6 34 (3.28%) PMP
7 33 (3.19%) ITIL Certification
8 26 (2.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 24 (2.32%) PMI Certification
9 24 (2.32%) Security Cleared
10 20 (1.93%) SC Cleared
11 17 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 12 (1.16%) MCSA
13 11 (1.06%) MCITP
13 11 (1.06%) MCP
14 7 (0.68%) CISSP
14 7 (0.68%) ISEB
15 6 (0.58%) CCNP
16 5 (0.48%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (6.95%) SLA
2 25 (2.41%) QA
3 21 (2.03%) PCI DSS
4 20 (1.93%) PMO
5 15 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.58%) COBIT
7 5 (0.48%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.48%) PMBOK
7 5 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.39%) Disclosure Scotland
9 3 (0.29%) ISO19770
10 1 (0.097%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.097%) GDPR
10 1 (0.097%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 144 (13.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 128 (12.36%) Active Directory
3 69 (6.66%) Hyper-V
4 22 (2.12%) vSphere
5 19 (1.83%) Virtual Servers
6 17 (1.64%) XenApp
7 14 (1.35%) VMware ESX
8 11 (1.06%) Docker
9 6 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (0.58%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.39%) NFS
10 4 (0.39%) VMware Server
11 3 (0.29%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.29%) Xen
12 2 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.19%) XenServer
13 1 (0.097%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.097%) OpenSIPS
13 1 (0.097%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 47 (4.54%) SCCM
2 15 (1.45%) Puppet
3 14 (1.35%) SCOM
4 12 (1.16%) Ansible
5 10 (0.97%) Cisco CUCM
6 5 (0.48%) Backup Exec
6 5 (0.48%) BMC PATROL
6 5 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.39%) NetBackup
7 4 (0.39%) vRealize
8 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (0.29%) MOM
8 3 (0.29%) Nessus
8 3 (0.29%) SCDPM
8 3 (0.29%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.19%) CFEngine
9 2 (0.19%) Galera Cluster
9 2 (0.19%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.19%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 258 (24.90%) VMware
2 219 (21.14%) Microsoft
3 153 (14.77%) Cisco
4 75 (7.24%) Citrix
5 50 (4.83%) HP
6 43 (4.15%) NetApp
7 35 (3.38%) Oracle
8 31 (2.99%) Red Hat
9 22 (2.12%) Dell
10 13 (1.25%) EMC
11 11 (1.06%) Cognizant
12 10 (0.97%) Juniper
12 10 (0.97%) SAP
13 9 (0.87%) CheckPoint
14 8 (0.77%) F5
15 7 (0.68%) Mitel
16 6 (0.58%) Brocade
16 6 (0.58%) Google
16 6 (0.58%) IBM
16 6 (0.58%) SolarWinds
Newbury, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - 53,000k + excellent, comprehensive package
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford
Provident Financial Management Services
Salary: Bonus + Car allowance + Pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car, pension, bonus etc.
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Networking People
Salary: £390 - £420 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £47400.00 - £57999.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £49000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 10% bonus plus pension plus health
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Middletons Assured Talent
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension + bonus + life + income prot
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Think IT Recruitment Limted
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Parham Consulting
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum plus up to 20% bonus, shares and good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Parham Consulting Ltd
Salary: Maximum £80k + up to 20% bonus, shares and good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hammersmith and Fulham
Talent Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Hereford
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000 per annum + Car, Pension, Bonus etc
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000 - £38000.00 per annum + Bonus, Laptop, Phone
Posted: 5 days ago
Worksop, Nottinghamshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £65000 - £71000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Mint
Salary: £62000 - £72000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
The Rank Group plc
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago