Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Operations Manager was £61,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Infrastructure Operations Manager
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1155 1184 1244
Rank change year-on-year +29 +60 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Operations Manager 43 34 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.018% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.019% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 43 31 58
UK median annual salary £61,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.15% +18.18% -8.33%
10th Percentile £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £53,458
% change year-on-year -15.38% +21.59% -10.90%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 170720 182020 210826
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.48% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 136880 152336 175085
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Infrastructure Operations Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Operations Manager in the UK

Infrastructure Operations Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Operations Manager in the UK

Infrastructure Operations Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Operations Manager over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Operations Manager in the UK

Infrastructure Operations Manager
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Operations Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 19 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
England +55 41 £62,500 -1.96% 1
UK excluding London +41 22 £55,000 -15.38%
London +11 19 £75,000 +20.00% 1
South East +61 12 £56,250 +0.45%
West Midlands - 7 £51,500 -
Midlands - 7 £51,500 -
East of England +19 2 £55,000 -
Yorkshire +22 1 £55,000 -26.67%
North of England -1 1 £55,000 -26.67%

Infrastructure Operations Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Infrastructure Operations 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 Operations Manager in the job title.

1 29 (67.44%) ITIL
2 21 (48.84%) Windows
3 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
4 14 (32.56%) Active Directory
4 14 (32.56%) Change Management
4 14 (32.56%) Finance
4 14 (32.56%) Windows Server
5 13 (30.23%) VMware
6 12 (27.91%) Service Management
6 12 (27.91%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (27.91%) Data Centre
7 10 (23.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (23.26%) Service Delivery
8 9 (20.93%) Project Management
8 9 (20.93%) SLA
8 9 (20.93%) SQL
9 8 (18.60%) Cisco
9 8 (18.60%) Hyper-V
10 7 (16.28%) Banking
10 7 (16.28%) Risk Management
10 7 (16.28%) Office 365
10 7 (16.28%) Line Management
11 6 (13.95%) Business Continuity
11 6 (13.95%) Internet
11 6 (13.95%) PRINCE2
11 6 (13.95%) Network Load Balancing
12 5 (11.63%) Operations Management
12 5 (11.63%) Degree
12 5 (11.63%) SaaS
12 5 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement

Infrastructure Operations Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 3 (6.98%) IIS
1 3 (6.98%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.65%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.28%) Office 365
2 5 (11.63%) SaaS
3 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.65%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (4.65%) IaaS
5 1 (2.33%) PaaS
5 1 (2.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) Internet
2 5 (11.63%) WAN
3 4 (9.30%) Firewall
3 4 (9.30%) LAN
3 4 (9.30%) SAN
4 3 (6.98%) Network Security
4 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.65%) DNS
5 2 (4.65%) Skype
6 1 (2.33%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.33%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.33%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.33%) VoIP
6 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.98%) Redis
3 2 (4.65%) Blockchain
4 1 (2.33%) MySQL
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 14 (32.56%) Finance
2 7 (16.28%) Banking
3 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.65%) Advertising
4 2 (4.65%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.65%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.65%) Law
5 1 (2.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.65%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) CCTV
4 1 (2.33%) Clustering
4 1 (2.33%) Fintech
4 1 (2.33%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (48.84%) Windows
2 14 (32.56%) Windows Server
3 5 (11.63%) Linux
4 4 (9.30%) Unix
5 3 (6.98%) CentOS
5 3 (6.98%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (67.44%) ITIL
2 14 (32.56%) Change Management
3 12 (27.91%) Service Management
4 10 (23.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (23.26%) Service Delivery
5 9 (20.93%) Project Management
6 7 (16.28%) Line Management
6 7 (16.28%) Risk Management
7 6 (13.95%) Business Continuity
7 6 (13.95%) Network Load Balancing
7 6 (13.95%) PRINCE2
8 5 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (11.63%) Operations Management
9 4 (9.30%) DevOps
9 4 (9.30%) ITIL V3
9 4 (9.30%) Regulatory Compliance
10 3 (6.98%) Budget Control
10 3 (6.98%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (6.98%) Incident Management
10 3 (6.98%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.93%) SQL
2 5 (11.63%) C
3 4 (9.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Degree
2 4 (9.30%) ISEB
3 3 (6.98%) MCSE
3 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.93%) SLA
2 3 (6.98%) ISO 9001
2 3 (6.98%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.65%) PMO
4 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.33%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 14 (32.56%) Active Directory
2 12 (27.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (18.60%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.98%) Docker
4 3 (6.98%) vSphere
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) FortiGate
1 3 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (6.98%) Pingdom
2 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.33%) SCDPM
2 1 (2.33%) SCOM
2 1 (2.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
2 13 (30.23%) VMware
3 8 (18.60%) Cisco
4 3 (6.98%) CheckPoint
4 3 (6.98%) Citrix
4 3 (6.98%) IBM
4 3 (6.98%) Juniper
4 3 (6.98%) New Relic
4 3 (6.98%) SAP
5 2 (4.65%) NetApp
6 1 (2.33%) Dell
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle
6 1 (2.33%) Spiceworks