Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Team Leader was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies 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 Team Lead
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 975 1049 1122
Rank change year-on-year +74 +73 +46
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Team Leader 232 194 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.10% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.11% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 208 171 169
UK median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,000 £39,050
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% +3.49% +1.18%

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 173309 182267 209632
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 139088 152628 174119
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 Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Team Leader in the UK

Infrastructure Team Leader
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Team Leader in the UK

Infrastructure Team Leader
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Team Leader over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Team Leader in the UK

Infrastructure Team Leader
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Team Leader within the UK 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
England +58 212 £55,000 +15.79% 4
UK excluding London +21 124 £45,000 +1.12% 2
London +67 105 £57,500 +9.52% 2
North of England +20 57 £43,750 +2.94% 1
Yorkshire +17 27 £41,500 -10.75%
North West +7 23 £52,500 +31.25% 1
South East +40 18 £52,500 -8.70%
Wales - 17 £55,242 -
Midlands +32 16 £42,500 -5.56%
West Midlands +15 13 £42,500 -19.05%
South West +13 10 £55,000 +25.00% 1
North East +14 7 £45,000 -
East of England +1 6 £45,000 -18.18%
East Midlands +36 3 £45,000 -

Infrastructure Team Leader Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Infrastructure Team Leader 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 Team Leader in the job title.

1 173 (74.57%) Windows
2 147 (63.36%) VMware
3 114 (49.14%) Active Directory
4 100 (43.10%) Windows Server
5 89 (38.36%) ITIL
6 82 (35.34%) Microsoft
7 79 (34.05%) Cisco
8 76 (32.76%) SAN
9 73 (31.47%) VMware Infrastructure
10 67 (28.88%) Firewall
10 67 (28.88%) Finance
11 64 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
12 63 (27.16%) Windows Server 2008
13 62 (26.72%) Linux
14 59 (25.43%) Microsoft Azure
15 58 (25.00%) MS Exchange
16 47 (20.26%) Citrix
17 45 (19.40%) VMware ESXi
18 44 (18.97%) Amazon AWS
19 43 (18.53%) Office 365
20 39 (16.81%) Data Centre
21 38 (16.38%) Mentoring
22 37 (15.95%) vSphere
23 35 (15.09%) PowerShell
23 35 (15.09%) DNS
24 34 (14.66%) DHCP
25 32 (13.79%) XenApp
26 31 (13.36%) WAN
26 31 (13.36%) Disaster Recovery
27 30 (12.93%) Avaya

Infrastructure Team Leader 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 58 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 27 (11.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 25 (10.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (7.76%) IIS
5 15 (6.47%) SharePoint
6 10 (4.31%) Skype for Business
7 3 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.86%) Apache
8 2 (0.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.86%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (2.16%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 59 (25.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (18.97%) Amazon AWS
3 43 (18.53%) Office 365
4 4 (1.72%) IaaS
5 3 (1.29%) Yammer
6 2 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.86%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 76 (32.76%) SAN
2 67 (28.88%) Firewall
3 35 (15.09%) DNS
4 34 (14.66%) DHCP
5 31 (13.36%) WAN
6 29 (12.50%) LAN
7 22 (9.48%) VPN
8 21 (9.05%) Wireless
9 19 (8.19%) TCP/IP
10 17 (7.33%) VLAN
11 16 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
12 14 (6.03%) EIGRP
13 12 (5.17%) Cisco Nexus
13 12 (5.17%) Ethernet
13 12 (5.17%) OSPF
14 11 (4.74%) NAS
15 10 (4.31%) Internet
16 9 (3.88%) MPLS
16 9 (3.88%) VoIP
16 9 (3.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.64%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.59%) MySQL
3 3 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (4.74%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.43%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.43%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (0.43%) JIRA
2 1 (0.43%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.43%) Subversion
General
1 67 (28.88%) Finance
2 29 (12.50%) Law
3 19 (8.19%) Legal
4 7 (3.02%) Banking
5 5 (2.16%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.72%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.86%) Advertising
7 2 (0.86%) Retail
8 1 (0.43%) Back Office
8 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.29%) LAMP
2 2 (0.86%) .NET
2 2 (0.86%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.43%) Middleware
3 1 (0.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (16.81%) Data Centre
2 9 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.02%) Private Cloud
4 4 (1.72%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (1.72%) Replication
5 3 (1.29%) EMC VNX
5 3 (1.29%) HP StoreVirtual
5 3 (1.29%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (0.86%) Fat Client
6 2 (0.86%) Public Cloud
6 2 (0.86%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.43%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.43%) Clustering
7 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.43%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.43%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.43%) NHS
7 1 (0.43%) Tandem
7 1 (0.43%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 173 (74.57%) Windows
2 100 (43.10%) Windows Server
3 64 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 63 (27.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 62 (26.72%) Linux
6 30 (12.93%) Unix
7 22 (9.48%) Windows 7
8 12 (5.17%) Windows 10
9 10 (4.31%) CentOS
10 5 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (2.16%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (1.72%) Solaris
12 3 (1.29%) Mac OS
12 3 (1.29%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.86%) Debian
14 1 (0.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (38.36%) ITIL
2 38 (16.38%) Mentoring
3 31 (13.36%) Disaster Recovery
4 25 (10.78%) Project Management
5 20 (8.62%) Continuous Improvement
6 19 (8.19%) Service Management
7 18 (7.76%) Migration
8 17 (7.33%) Server Virtualisation
9 14 (6.03%) Business Continuity
9 14 (6.03%) Load Balancing
9 14 (6.03%) Performance Management
9 14 (6.03%) Workload Management
10 13 (5.60%) Capacity Planning
10 13 (5.60%) DevOps
11 11 (4.74%) Business Transformation
11 11 (4.74%) People Management
12 10 (4.31%) High Availability
12 10 (4.31%) Infrastructure Management
12 10 (4.31%) Line Management
13 9 (3.88%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 35 (15.09%) PowerShell
2 27 (11.64%) SQL
3 8 (3.45%) Bash Shell
4 5 (2.16%) C
4 5 (2.16%) Perl
5 4 (1.72%) Python
6 3 (1.29%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.29%) VBScript
7 1 (0.43%) AWK
7 1 (0.43%) C#
7 1 (0.43%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.43%) Ruby
7 1 (0.43%) sed
Qualifications
1 29 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (10.34%) CCNA
3 20 (8.62%) Degree
4 16 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (6.47%) MCSE
6 14 (6.03%) CCNP
7 12 (5.17%) CCIE
8 7 (3.02%) MCSA
9 5 (2.16%) CCA
9 5 (2.16%) CCEA
9 5 (2.16%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (2.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (1.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.86%) BC Cleared
11 2 (0.86%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.86%) RHCE
11 2 (0.86%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.62%) SLA
2 8 (3.45%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.86%) GDPR
3 2 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 114 (49.14%) Active Directory
2 73 (31.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (19.40%) VMware ESXi
4 37 (15.95%) vSphere
5 32 (13.79%) XenApp
6 14 (6.03%) DFS Replication
6 14 (6.03%) Hyper-V
7 7 (3.02%) VMware NSX
7 7 (3.02%) XenDesktop
8 6 (2.59%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (2.16%) Docker
10 2 (0.86%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.43%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 28 (12.07%) SCCM
2 19 (8.19%) SCOM
3 18 (7.76%) Nagios
3 18 (7.76%) Puppet
4 13 (5.60%) vCenter Server
5 12 (5.17%) Ansible
5 12 (5.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 11 (4.74%) EdgeSight
6 11 (4.74%) Tivoli
7 8 (3.45%) vRealize
8 7 (3.02%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (3.02%) Opsview
9 5 (2.16%) SCDPM
9 5 (2.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 4 (1.72%) vMotion
11 3 (1.29%) AirWatch
12 2 (0.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 2 (0.86%) WSUS
13 1 (0.43%) Backup Exec
13 1 (0.43%) Control-M
Vendors
1 147 (63.36%) VMware
2 82 (35.34%) Microsoft
3 79 (34.05%) Cisco
4 47 (20.26%) Citrix
5 30 (12.93%) Avaya
6 27 (11.64%) HP
7 26 (11.21%) Dell
8 21 (9.05%) NetApp
9 14 (6.03%) SonicWALL
10 12 (5.17%) Brocade
10 12 (5.17%) CheckPoint
10 12 (5.17%) Genesys
10 12 (5.17%) Verint
11 11 (4.74%) Nortel
12 9 (3.88%) EMC
13 7 (3.02%) EqualLogic
13 7 (3.02%) Fortinet
13 7 (3.02%) Meraki
13 7 (3.02%) Oracle
14 6 (2.59%) 3PAR