The median annual salary for an IT Infrastructure Manager was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

IT Infrastructure Manager
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 748 788 792
Rank change year-on-year +40 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Infrastructure Manager 135 135 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.14% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 121 117 162
Median salary £50,000 £53,250 £53,647
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.10% -0.74%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,139 £41,800 £40,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £82,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.82% +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 84418 95048 107138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.97% 96.53% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69006 80088 88313
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +57 131 £50,000 -4.76% 17
London +35 52 £55,000 -12.00% 3
East of England +12 23 £45,000 -28.00% 2
Yorkshire +12 17 £49,250 -17.91% 2
West Yorkshire +19 14 £48,000 -20.00% 2
West Midlands +12 13 £43,354 -14.99% 2
City of London +28 11 £65,000 +4.00% 1
South East +28 8 £58,500 +13.59% 2
South West +11 8 £62,500 +48.80% 3
East Midlands +23 7 £32,500 -29.72% 1
Leeds +12 7 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Hertfordshire +1 7 £50,000 -4.76%
Wolverhampton - 6 £43,052 -
Cambridgeshire - 6 £65,000 - 2
Berkshire +32 5 £58,500 +68.34%
Bedfordshire +24 5 £45,000 -5.26%
Bradford 0 5 £50,000 -28.57%
Peterborough - 5 - -
Northamptonshire +9 4 £32,500 -38.09%
Birmingham +6 4 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Essex 0 4 £65,000 +4.00%
Northampton +14 3 £32,500 -38.09%
Scotland +12 3 £48,500 -11.81%
Leicester - 3 £45,000 -
Exeter - 3 £62,500 -
Newbury - 3 £58,500 -
Devon - 3 £62,500 -
Leicestershire - 3 £45,000 -
Glasgow +9 2 £41,750 -24.77%
Manchester -27 2 £50,000 +11.11% 1

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 110 (40.44%) Windows
2 102 (37.50%) VMware
3 89 (32.72%) Windows Server
4 88 (32.35%) ITIL
5 84 (30.88%) Active Directory
6 81 (29.78%) Microsoft
7 78 (28.68%) Project Management
8 67 (24.63%) PRINCE2
9 61 (22.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 58 (21.32%) WAN
11 56 (20.59%) LAN
12 52 (19.12%) Cisco
13 47 (17.28%) Office 365
14 45 (16.54%) Firewall
15 42 (15.44%) Data Centre
16 37 (13.60%) Agile Software Development
17 36 (13.24%) Hyper-V
18 35 (12.87%) Stakeholder Management
19 34 (12.50%) Service Delivery
19 34 (12.50%) Linux
19 34 (12.50%) SQL Server
19 34 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
20 33 (12.13%) Microsoft Azure
21 32 (11.76%) Service Management
21 32 (11.76%) Citrix
21 32 (11.76%) Finance
22 31 (11.40%) MS Exchange
23 29 (10.66%) Telecoms
24 27 (9.93%) Microsoft Certification
25 26 (9.56%) VPN

IT Infrastructure 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 31 (11.40%) MS Exchange
2 14 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (5.15%) SharePoint
3 11 (4.04%) IIS
4 8 (2.94%) Apache
5 6 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.10%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.74%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.37%) Confluence
8 1 (0.37%) Zimbra
Applications
1 17 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.47%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.74%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 47 (17.28%) Office 365
2 33 (12.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (6.99%) IaaS
4 17 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
5 15 (5.51%) Amazon AWS
6 12 (4.41%) SaaS
7 6 (2.21%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (1.84%) PaaS
9 4 (1.47%) G Suite
10 2 (0.74%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 58 (21.32%) WAN
2 56 (20.59%) LAN
3 45 (16.54%) Firewall
4 26 (9.56%) VPN
5 24 (8.82%) SAN
6 21 (7.72%) VLAN
6 21 (7.72%) VoIP
7 19 (6.99%) DNS
8 18 (6.62%) DHCP
9 13 (4.78%) TCP/IP
9 13 (4.78%) Wireless
10 12 (4.41%) Internet
10 12 (4.41%) Wi-Fi
11 9 (3.31%) IP Telephony
11 9 (3.31%) NAS
12 8 (2.94%) FTP
12 8 (2.94%) HTTP
12 8 (2.94%) NetScaler
12 8 (2.94%) SSH
12 8 (2.94%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.21%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.10%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.37%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.37%) MySQL
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (2.21%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.37%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.37%) JIRA
2 1 (0.37%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.37%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 32 (11.76%) Finance
2 29 (10.66%) Telecoms
3 19 (6.99%) Retail
4 15 (5.51%) Banking
5 12 (4.41%) Marketing
6 6 (2.21%) Law
7 5 (1.84%) Legal
8 4 (1.47%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.10%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.74%) Advertising
10 2 (0.74%) Electronics
11 1 (0.37%) Billing
11 1 (0.37%) Games
11 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.94%) .NET
1 8 (2.94%) 802.1X
1 8 (2.94%) LAMP
2 1 (0.37%) CGI
2 1 (0.37%) COM
2 1 (0.37%) HTML
2 1 (0.37%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 42 (15.44%) Data Centre
2 12 (4.41%) Management Information System
3 8 (2.94%) Enterprise Storage
4 7 (2.57%) PMI
5 6 (2.21%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.21%) Clustering
5 6 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.21%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (2.21%) NHS
6 5 (1.84%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (1.84%) Social Media
7 4 (1.47%) FMCG
7 4 (1.47%) HP Storage
8 3 (1.10%) BYOD
8 3 (1.10%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.10%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.74%) CCTV
9 2 (0.74%) EMC VNX
9 2 (0.74%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.74%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 110 (40.44%) Windows
2 89 (32.72%) Windows Server
3 34 (12.50%) Linux
3 34 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (9.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (5.51%) Windows 7
6 12 (4.41%) Unix
7 8 (2.94%) CentOS
7 8 (2.94%) Debian
7 8 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (2.21%) Windows 10
9 5 (1.84%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.74%) Android
10 2 (0.74%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.74%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.74%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.37%) AIX
11 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (32.35%) ITIL
2 78 (28.68%) Project Management
3 67 (24.63%) PRINCE2
4 37 (13.60%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (12.87%) Stakeholder Management
6 34 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 32 (11.76%) Service Management
8 25 (9.19%) Disaster Recovery
9 24 (8.82%) IT Strategy
10 21 (7.72%) Mentoring
11 19 (6.99%) Supplier Management
12 18 (6.62%) Change Management
13 17 (6.25%) Line Management
14 15 (5.51%) Business Continuity
15 13 (4.78%) Problem Management
16 12 (4.41%) People Management
16 12 (4.41%) Regulatory Compliance
17 11 (4.04%) Change Control
17 11 (4.04%) Programme Management
17 11 (4.04%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (9.56%) SQL
2 12 (4.41%) PowerShell
3 7 (2.57%) C
4 6 (2.21%) C#
4 6 (2.21%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.74%) Java
5 2 (0.74%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.37%) C++
6 1 (0.37%) Perl
6 1 (0.37%) VB
6 1 (0.37%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (9.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (9.19%) MCSE
3 18 (6.62%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (5.51%) Degree
5 13 (4.78%) ITIL Certification
5 13 (4.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 12 (4.41%) PMI Certification
7 11 (4.04%) CCNA
8 10 (3.68%) PMP
9 9 (3.31%) CCNP
9 9 (3.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (2.94%) MCSA
11 7 (2.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 6 (2.21%) CISSP
13 5 (1.84%) CCDP
13 5 (1.84%) CISM
14 4 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
15 3 (1.10%) Security Cleared
16 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Certified Master
16 2 (0.74%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 18 (6.62%) SLA
2 12 (4.41%) GDPR
3 10 (3.68%) PCI DSS
4 8 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (2.57%) QA
6 6 (2.21%) Cyber Essentials
7 4 (1.47%) PMO
8 3 (1.10%) ISO 9001
8 3 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.37%) COBIT
System Software
1 84 (30.88%) Active Directory
2 61 (22.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (13.24%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.31%) XenApp
5 7 (2.57%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.47%) vSphere
7 2 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.74%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.37%) Docker
8 1 (0.37%) NFS
8 1 (0.37%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 20 (7.35%) SCCM
2 7 (2.57%) SCOM
3 5 (1.84%) Backup Exec
4 4 (1.47%) vCenter Server
4 4 (1.47%) vRealize
5 2 (0.74%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.37%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.37%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.37%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.37%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 102 (37.50%) VMware
2 81 (29.78%) Microsoft
3 52 (19.12%) Cisco
4 32 (11.76%) Citrix
5 16 (5.88%) HP
6 11 (4.04%) Veeam
7 9 (3.31%) Oracle
8 8 (2.94%) McAfee
8 8 (2.94%) Palo Alto
9 7 (2.57%) Blue Coat
9 7 (2.57%) CheckPoint
9 7 (2.57%) IBM
9 7 (2.57%) SAP
10 6 (2.21%) Dell
11 5 (1.84%) NetApp
12 4 (1.47%) EMC
12 4 (1.47%) Google
13 2 (0.74%) F5
13 2 (0.74%) SolarWinds
13 2 (0.74%) SonicWALL
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Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £65,000
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits, bonus etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Westbury-On-Severn, Gloucestershire
Aceo Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60k-70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Source Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus package
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
onezeero.
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
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Mansfield
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Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 per year
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Coventry
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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Birmingham
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Salary: £40000 per annum
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East London
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Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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