Period
to 10 July 2020

The median annual salary for an IT Infrastructure Team Leader was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

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

IT Infrastructure Team Lead
UK
6 months to
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 793 1114 1200
Rank change year-on-year +321 +86 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Infrastructure Team Leader 46 3 19
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.060% 0.002% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.002% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 23 3 25
Median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £41,250 £29,000 £39,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £56,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.86% +2.94% +3.66%

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 73,416 140,757 170,634
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.08% 95.88% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 59,114 112,373 138,268
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

IT Infrastructure Team Leader
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Infrastructure Team Leader in the UK

IT Infrastructure Team Leader
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IT Infrastructure Team Leader.

Salary trend for IT Infrastructure Team Leader in the UK

IT Infrastructure Team Leader
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing IT Infrastructure Team Leader over the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

Salary histogram for IT Infrastructure Team Leader in the UK

IT Infrastructure Team Leader
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Infrastructure Team Leader within the UK over the 6 months to 10 July 2020. 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 +318 41 £50,050 +25.13% 3
UK excluding London +267 32 £42,500 -2.86% 2
South East - 23 £45,750 -
London +187 13 £65,000 +62.50% 1
Scotland - 4 £55,000 -
East of England - 4 £42,500 -
Midlands - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 10 July 2020, IT Infrastructure Team Leader job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring IT Infrastructure Team Leader in the job title.

1 38 (82.61%) VMware
1 38 (82.61%) Azure
2 25 (54.35%) ITIL
2 25 (54.35%) Active Directory
3 24 (52.17%) SQL
4 22 (47.83%) WAN
4 22 (47.83%) Service Delivery
4 22 (47.83%) SLA
5 21 (45.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 21 (45.65%) LAN
5 21 (45.65%) SC Cleared
5 21 (45.65%) DV Cleared
5 21 (45.65%) Security Cleared
5 21 (45.65%) WSUS
5 21 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (45.65%) SCCM
5 21 (45.65%) SCOM
6 19 (41.30%) Office 365
7 14 (30.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
9 12 (26.09%) Windows
10 11 (23.91%) PowerShell
10 11 (23.91%) Windows Server
11 9 (19.57%) Windows 10
12 8 (17.39%) Citrix
13 7 (15.22%) VPN
13 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
13 7 (15.22%) Network Security
13 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2016

IT 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 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.17%) Apache
2 1 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 38 (82.61%) Azure
2 19 (41.30%) Office 365
3 3 (6.52%) AWS
4 2 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (47.83%) WAN
2 21 (45.65%) LAN
3 7 (15.22%) Network Security
3 7 (15.22%) VPN
4 5 (10.87%) DNS
4 5 (10.87%) TCP/IP
5 4 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (8.70%) DHCP
5 4 (8.70%) Software-Defined Networking
5 4 (8.70%) VLAN
5 4 (8.70%) VoIP
6 3 (6.52%) SAN
7 1 (2.17%) Firewall
7 1 (2.17%) HTTP
7 1 (2.17%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.17%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
3 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
General
1 5 (10.87%) Legal
2 4 (8.70%) Finance
3 3 (6.52%) Banking
3 3 (6.52%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) WSH
2 1 (2.17%) HTML
2 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.09%) Windows
2 11 (23.91%) Windows Server
3 9 (19.57%) Windows 10
4 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2016
5 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2019
6 4 (8.70%) Linux
7 1 (2.17%) CentOS
7 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (54.35%) ITIL
2 22 (47.83%) Service Delivery
3 21 (45.65%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (30.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (8.70%) DevOps
5 4 (8.70%) ERP
5 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
5 4 (8.70%) Patch Management
5 4 (8.70%) Project Delivery
5 4 (8.70%) Server Management
5 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (8.70%) Tech Ops
6 3 (6.52%) Change Management
6 3 (6.52%) Information Security
6 3 (6.52%) Open Source
6 3 (6.52%) Project Management
7 2 (4.35%) Data Privacy
8 1 (2.17%) People Management
8 1 (2.17%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.17%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (52.17%) SQL
2 11 (23.91%) PowerShell
3 4 (8.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (45.65%) DV Cleared
1 21 (45.65%) SC Cleared
1 21 (45.65%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (47.83%) SLA
2 21 (45.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (54.35%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.04%) Hyper-V
2 6 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.70%) vSphere
3 4 (8.70%) XenApp
4 1 (2.17%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 21 (45.65%) SCCM
1 21 (45.65%) SCOM
1 21 (45.65%) WSUS
2 2 (4.35%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 38 (82.61%) VMware
2 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
3 8 (17.39%) Citrix
4 5 (10.87%) Cisco
5 2 (4.35%) HP
6 1 (2.17%) Mitel