Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Infrastructure Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Network Infrastructure Manager
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1106 1160 1191
Rank change year-on-year +54 +31 +63
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Infrastructure Manager 83 59 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.046% 0.032% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.033% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 59 52 114
UK median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.54% +23.81% -15.32%
10th Percentile £42,200 £50,125 £40,000
90th Percentile £77,750 £79,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £61,500 £50,250
% change year-on-year -6.50% +22.39% -22.69%

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 172189 180467 210956
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138171 151048 175187
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%

Network Infrastructure Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Infrastructure Manager in the UK

Network Infrastructure Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Network Infrastructure Manager in the UK

Network Infrastructure Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Infrastructure Manager over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Infrastructure Manager in the UK

Network Infrastructure Manager
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Infrastructure Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 20 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 +71 82 £58,750 -9.62% 5
UK excluding London +63 60 £57,500 -6.50% 3
South East +76 49 £60,000 -3.23% 2
London -9 23 £60,000 -14.29% 2
North of England +7 6 £44,000 -12.00% 1
Yorkshire +10 5 £44,000 - 1
Midlands +14 3 £50,000 +19.05%
West Midlands +10 3 £50,000 +58.73%
East of England +1 1 £35,000 -50.00%
North West -13 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Wales - 1 £52,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Network 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 Network Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

1 55 (66.27%) Cisco
2 38 (45.78%) Windows
3 34 (40.96%) ITIL
4 32 (38.55%) Microsoft
4 32 (38.55%) Active Directory
5 30 (36.14%) Project Management
5 30 (36.14%) VMware
5 30 (36.14%) Windows Server
6 28 (33.73%) Finance
6 28 (33.73%) WAN
7 27 (32.53%) SQL Server
8 26 (31.33%) SQL
9 25 (30.12%) Office 365
10 24 (28.92%) HP
10 24 (28.92%) ITIL Certification
10 24 (28.92%) Windows Server 2003
10 24 (28.92%) SCCM
11 23 (27.71%) VMware Infrastructure
11 23 (27.71%) LAN
11 23 (27.71%) vSphere
11 23 (27.71%) Infrastructure Management
12 22 (26.51%) Cloud Computing
12 22 (26.51%) Continuous Improvement
13 20 (24.10%) Service Management
13 20 (24.10%) SLA
13 20 (24.10%) Telecoms
14 19 (22.89%) Stakeholder Management
14 19 (22.89%) Data Centre
15 18 (21.69%) Management Information System
15 18 (21.69%) IT Governance

Network 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 6 (7.23%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.82%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (3.61%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.41%) IIS
5 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.20%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.20%) Zimbra
Applications
1 18 (21.69%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (19.28%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 25 (30.12%) Office 365
2 22 (26.51%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.61%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.20%) IaaS
4 1 (1.20%) PaaS
4 1 (1.20%) SaaS
4 1 (1.20%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 28 (33.73%) WAN
2 23 (27.71%) LAN
3 18 (21.69%) TCP/IP
4 16 (19.28%) VPN
5 11 (13.25%) DHCP
6 10 (12.05%) DNS
7 9 (10.84%) Firewall
8 7 (8.43%) Internet
9 6 (7.23%) Wireless
10 4 (4.82%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (4.82%) OSPF
10 4 (4.82%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (3.61%) MPLS
11 3 (3.61%) Network Security
11 3 (3.61%) SAN
12 2 (2.41%) SMS
12 2 (2.41%) Unified Communications
12 2 (2.41%) VoIP
13 1 (1.20%) NAS
13 1 (1.20%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (32.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) JIRA
General
1 28 (33.73%) Finance
2 20 (24.10%) Telecoms
3 18 (21.69%) Financial Institution
4 4 (4.82%) Retail
5 2 (2.41%) Back Office
5 2 (2.41%) Law
5 2 (2.41%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.82%) .NET
2 1 (1.20%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.89%) Data Centre
2 18 (21.69%) Management Information System
3 15 (18.07%) Hedge funds
4 4 (4.82%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.61%) CCTV
6 2 (2.41%) Tandem
7 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.20%) Clustering
7 1 (1.20%) Fintech
7 1 (1.20%) iPad
7 1 (1.20%) iSeries
7 1 (1.20%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.20%) User Experience
7 1 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 38 (45.78%) Windows
2 30 (36.14%) Windows Server
3 24 (28.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (12.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (9.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (7.23%) Windows 7
7 4 (4.82%) Linux
8 3 (3.61%) Windows 10
9 2 (2.41%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.41%) Unix
10 1 (1.20%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (40.96%) ITIL
2 30 (36.14%) Project Management
3 23 (27.71%) Infrastructure Management
4 22 (26.51%) Continuous Improvement
5 20 (24.10%) Service Management
6 19 (22.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (21.69%) IT Governance
8 14 (16.87%) PRINCE2
9 8 (9.64%) Service Delivery
10 7 (8.43%) Kalman Filter
11 6 (7.23%) Patch Management
12 5 (6.02%) Business Continuity
12 5 (6.02%) Mentoring
12 5 (6.02%) SDLC
13 4 (4.82%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (4.82%) Business Continuity Planning
13 4 (4.82%) Line Management
14 3 (3.61%) Coaching
14 3 (3.61%) Low Latency
14 3 (3.61%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 26 (31.33%) SQL
2 1 (1.20%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (28.92%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (8.43%) CCNA
2 7 (8.43%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (4.82%) CCNP
4 3 (3.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.41%) MCITP
5 2 (2.41%) MCSA
5 2 (2.41%) MCSE
5 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.20%) Degree
6 1 (1.20%) ISEB
6 1 (1.20%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (24.10%) SLA
2 2 (2.41%) PMO
3 1 (1.20%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.20%) PMBOK
System Software
1 32 (38.55%) Active Directory
2 23 (27.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (27.71%) vSphere
3 5 (6.02%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.41%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.20%) Docker
5 1 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.20%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.20%) XenApp
5 1 (1.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (28.92%) SCCM
2 4 (4.82%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (3.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.20%) SCOM
4 1 (1.20%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 55 (66.27%) Cisco
2 32 (38.55%) Microsoft
3 30 (36.14%) VMware
4 24 (28.92%) HP
5 15 (18.07%) Juniper
6 4 (4.82%) Sophos
6 4 (4.82%) Symantec
7 3 (3.61%) Citrix
7 3 (3.61%) Oracle
8 1 (1.20%) Apple
8 1 (1.20%) AppSense
8 1 (1.20%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.20%) Dell
8 1 (1.20%) Open-E
8 1 (1.20%) Veeam
8 1 (1.20%) VocaLink