The median annual salary for a IT Infrastructure Manager was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Manager
UK
Rank 727 747 771
Rank change year-on-year +20 +24  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Infrastructure Manager 133 209 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.21% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 117 166 154
Median salary £47,500 £53,750 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.62% +1.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,050 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -7.76% +3.00%  

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 80799 99610 102835
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.25% 96.36% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67025 83372 83971
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%  

IT Infrastructure Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Infrastructure Manager in the UK

IT Infrastructure Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for IT Infrastructure Manager in the UK

IT Infrastructure Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Infrastructure Manager over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Infrastructure Manager in the UK

IT 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 IT Infrastructure Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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 +33 124 £47,500 -9.52% 9
London +36 49 £50,000 -13.04%
South East +50 20 £52,500 -4.54% 2
East of England +23 18 £47,500 -20.83% 1
North West -17 11 £45,000 +5.88%
West Midlands +32 8 £51,250 -3.75% 1
Yorkshire -1 8 £36,250 -13.69% 4
Scotland +35 7 £45,000 -25.00%
Hertfordshire +10 7 £47,500 -29.62% 1
City of London +41 6 £51,250 -33.87%
West Sussex +14 6 £55,000 -
West Yorkshire +13 6 £32,500 -22.61% 3
Cheshire +9 6 £45,000 +25.00%
Hampshire +27 5 £50,000 -4.76% 1
South West +20 5 £37,500 -33.03% 1
Cambridgeshire +17 5 £44,000 -2.22%
East Midlands +7 5 £46,000 +18.70%
Dorset - 5 £37,500 - 1
Bedfordshire - 5 £77,500 -
Glasgow - 5 £45,000 -
Poole - 5 £37,500 -
Birmingham +16 4 £51,500 -6.36%
Peterborough - 4 £44,000 -
Chichester - 4 £55,000 -
Berkshire +32 3 £45,000 -25.00%
Buckinghamshire +15 3 £52,500 - 1
Wakefield -2 3 £32,500 -22.61%
Warrington - 3 £32,500 -
Surrey +35 2 £52,500 -12.50%
Northamptonshire +22 2 £44,500 -15.23%

IT Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT 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 IT Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

1 81 (31.89%) Project Management
2 74 (29.13%) Windows
3 72 (28.35%) PRINCE2
4 71 (27.95%) VMware
5 65 (25.59%) Microsoft
6 63 (24.80%) ITIL
7 58 (22.83%) Active Directory
8 51 (20.08%) Windows Server
9 49 (19.29%) Data Centre
10 44 (17.32%) Cisco
11 42 (16.54%) Office 365
12 40 (15.75%) Stakeholder Management
13 38 (14.96%) Agile Software Development
13 38 (14.96%) VMware Infrastructure
14 36 (14.17%) WAN
15 35 (13.78%) Firewall
16 34 (13.39%) SAN
16 34 (13.39%) LAN
17 33 (12.99%) Finance
18 29 (11.42%) Linux
18 29 (11.42%) MS Excel
19 28 (11.02%) Microsoft Azure
20 26 (10.24%) Hyper-V
20 26 (10.24%) Service Delivery
20 26 (10.24%) Telecoms
21 25 (9.84%) Windows Server 2012
22 23 (9.06%) Windows Server 2008
22 23 (9.06%) MS Office
22 23 (9.06%) Retail
23 22 (8.66%) IT Strategy

IT 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 19 (7.48%) SharePoint
2 17 (6.69%) MS Exchange
3 9 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (3.54%) IIS
4 7 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (1.97%) Apache
5 5 (1.97%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.39%) CMS
Applications
1 29 (11.42%) MS Excel
2 23 (9.06%) MS Office
3 3 (1.18%) MS Project
4 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 42 (16.54%) Office 365
2 28 (11.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (6.69%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (4.72%) IaaS
5 10 (3.94%) SaaS
6 8 (3.15%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.97%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (1.57%) G Suite
8 4 (1.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (14.17%) WAN
2 35 (13.78%) Firewall
3 34 (13.39%) LAN
3 34 (13.39%) SAN
4 16 (6.30%) VLAN
5 12 (4.72%) TCP/IP
6 10 (3.94%) DHCP
6 10 (3.94%) DNS
6 10 (3.94%) VPN
7 9 (3.54%) NAS
7 9 (3.54%) Unified Communications
7 9 (3.54%) VoIP
8 6 (2.36%) Internet
8 6 (2.36%) iSCSI
9 5 (1.97%) MPLS
9 5 (1.97%) Skype
9 5 (1.97%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (1.97%) Wireless
10 4 (1.57%) FCoE
10 4 (1.57%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.97%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (1.97%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (12.99%) Finance
2 26 (10.24%) Telecoms
3 23 (9.06%) Retail
4 13 (5.12%) Marketing
5 11 (4.33%) Banking
6 6 (2.36%) Legal
6 6 (2.36%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.18%) Advertising
8 2 (0.79%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.79%) Law
9 1 (0.39%) Back Office
9 1 (0.39%) Billing
9 1 (0.39%) Games
9 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.36%) .NET
2 1 (0.39%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.39%) COM
2 1 (0.39%) HTML
2 1 (0.39%) HTML5
2 1 (0.39%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 49 (19.29%) Data Centre
2 11 (4.33%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.76%) PMI
4 6 (2.36%) NHS
5 5 (1.97%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (1.97%) Clustering
5 5 (1.97%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (1.97%) Social Media
6 4 (1.57%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.18%) BYOD
7 3 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.18%) FMCG
8 2 (0.79%) CCTV
8 2 (0.79%) EMC VNX
8 2 (0.79%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.79%) Replication
8 2 (0.79%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.79%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.39%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.39%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 74 (29.13%) Windows
2 51 (20.08%) Windows Server
3 29 (11.42%) Linux
4 25 (9.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (9.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (5.51%) Windows 7
7 8 (3.15%) Windows 10
8 7 (2.76%) Unix
9 4 (1.57%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.79%) Android
11 2 (0.79%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.79%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.39%) CentOS
12 1 (0.39%) Debian
12 1 (0.39%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.39%) OpenVMS
12 1 (0.39%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (31.89%) Project Management
2 72 (28.35%) PRINCE2
3 63 (24.80%) ITIL
4 40 (15.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 38 (14.96%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (10.24%) Service Delivery
7 22 (8.66%) IT Strategy
8 19 (7.48%) Risk Management
9 18 (7.09%) Service Management
10 17 (6.69%) Supplier Management
11 16 (6.30%) PRINCE
12 15 (5.91%) Change Control
13 14 (5.51%) Mentoring
14 13 (5.12%) Budget Control
14 13 (5.12%) Business Development
14 13 (5.12%) Migration
15 12 (4.72%) Disaster Recovery
16 11 (4.33%) Performance Management
16 11 (4.33%) Programme Management
17 10 (3.94%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 19 (7.48%) SQL
2 10 (3.94%) PowerShell
3 5 (1.97%) C#
3 5 (1.97%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.79%) C
4 2 (0.79%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.39%) C++
5 1 (0.39%) Java
5 1 (0.39%) Scala
5 1 (0.39%) VB
5 1 (0.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (7.48%) Degree
1 19 (7.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (6.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 15 (5.91%) MCSE
4 14 (5.51%) PMI Certification
5 11 (4.33%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (3.54%) MCSA
6 9 (3.54%) PMP
7 7 (2.76%) CCNA
7 7 (2.76%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (2.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 6 (2.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.18%) CCNP
9 3 (1.18%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.79%) CCA
10 2 (0.79%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (0.79%) MCITP
11 1 (0.39%) CISA
11 1 (0.39%) CISSP
11 1 (0.39%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.91%) SLA
2 9 (3.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.57%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.18%) COBIT
4 3 (1.18%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.18%) QA
5 1 (0.39%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.39%) GDPR
5 1 (0.39%) PMO
5 1 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 58 (22.83%) Active Directory
2 38 (14.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (10.24%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.36%) VMware ESX
5 5 (1.97%) vSphere
5 5 (1.97%) XenApp
6 4 (1.57%) NFS
7 3 (1.18%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (5.51%) SCCM
2 5 (1.97%) Backup Exec
3 4 (1.57%) NetBackup
3 4 (1.57%) vRealize
4 3 (1.18%) SCOM
5 2 (0.79%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.39%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.39%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.39%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 71 (27.95%) VMware
2 65 (25.59%) Microsoft
3 44 (17.32%) Cisco
4 18 (7.09%) Citrix
5 14 (5.51%) HP
6 8 (3.15%) EMC
6 8 (3.15%) Oracle
7 7 (2.76%) Dell
8 5 (1.97%) NetApp
9 4 (1.57%) Brocade
9 4 (1.57%) Google
9 4 (1.57%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.79%) Cognizant
10 2 (0.79%) F5
10 2 (0.79%) IBM
10 2 (0.79%) Intel
10 2 (0.79%) Intel Security
10 2 (0.79%) SAP
10 2 (0.79%) SonicWALL
10 2 (0.79%) Veeam
Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Networking People
Salary: £390 - £420 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford
Provident Financial Management Services
Salary: Bonus + Car allowance + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car, pension, bonus etc.
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Middletons Assured Talent
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension + bonus + life + income prot
Posted: 6 days ago
Hereford
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Milton Keynes
Mint
Salary: £62000 - £72000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 20 days ago
Watford
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago