Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands 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.

Infrastructure Manager
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 253 275 226
Rank change year-on-year +22 -49 -38
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 76 62 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.75% 0.55% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.57% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 69 46 95
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -13.04%
10th Percentile £46,000 £41,250 £37,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £77,500 £62,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +1.85% -1.82%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 9736 10875 10545
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.42% 96.15% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 7999 8616 8763
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Infrastructure Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Manager in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Manager
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Manager in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Manager
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

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

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Manager in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Manager
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager within the West Midlands region 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
Coventry +32 24 £57,500 +18.56%
Birmingham -7 20 £57,000 +8.57%
Warwickshire +3 11 £49,000 +15.29%
Staffordshire - 7 £52,500 - 1
Herefordshire - 6 £50,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 - - 1
Infrastructure Manager
England

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Infrastructure Manager in the job title.

1 31 (40.79%) ITIL
2 25 (32.89%) Microsoft
3 24 (31.58%) Project Management
4 19 (25.00%) Service Management
4 19 (25.00%) Change Management
4 19 (25.00%) Cisco
5 17 (22.37%) PRINCE2
6 16 (21.05%) Windows
6 16 (21.05%) Data Centre
7 15 (19.74%) Active Directory
8 13 (17.11%) Finance
9 12 (15.79%) WAN
10 11 (14.47%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (14.47%) Windows Server
11 10 (13.16%) Service Delivery
11 10 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (13.16%) Incident Management
12 9 (11.84%) Release Management
12 9 (11.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 9 (11.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 9 (11.84%) SAN
12 9 (11.84%) LAN
12 9 (11.84%) Office 365
13 8 (10.53%) Problem Management
13 8 (10.53%) Asset Management
13 8 (10.53%) VMware
14 7 (9.21%) SAP
14 7 (9.21%) Juniper
14 7 (9.21%) Risk Management
15 6 (7.89%) ITIL V3

Infrastructure Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.32%) Apache
2 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.32%) IIS
2 1 (1.32%) JBoss
2 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.84%) Office 365
2 4 (5.26%) SaaS
3 3 (3.95%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.63%) IaaS
5 1 (1.32%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.32%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.79%) WAN
2 9 (11.84%) LAN
2 9 (11.84%) SAN
3 4 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.32%) Firewall
4 1 (1.32%) VoIP
4 1 (1.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (17.11%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.95%) Retail
4 1 (1.32%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) .NET
1 1 (1.32%) COM
1 1 (1.32%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.26%) Replication
2 4 (5.26%) Virtual Team
3 2 (2.63%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.32%) CCTV
4 1 (1.32%) EPoS
4 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.32%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.05%) Windows
2 11 (14.47%) Windows Server
3 5 (6.58%) Linux
4 4 (5.26%) Unix
4 4 (5.26%) Windows 10
4 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (40.79%) ITIL
2 24 (31.58%) Project Management
3 19 (25.00%) Change Management
3 19 (25.00%) Service Management
4 17 (22.37%) PRINCE2
5 11 (14.47%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (13.16%) Incident Management
6 10 (13.16%) Service Delivery
7 9 (11.84%) Release Management
8 8 (10.53%) Asset Management
8 8 (10.53%) Problem Management
9 7 (9.21%) Risk Management
10 6 (7.89%) ITIL V3
11 5 (6.58%) IT Strategy
12 4 (5.26%) Waterfall
13 3 (3.95%) Change Control
13 3 (3.95%) Matrix Management
13 3 (3.95%) Operations Management
13 3 (3.95%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.95%) SQL
2 1 (1.32%) C#
2 1 (1.32%) Java
2 1 (1.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (11.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.26%) MCSA
3 4 (5.26%) MCSE
3 4 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (3.95%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.32%) Degree
5 1 (1.32%) HND
5 1 (1.32%) MCSD
5 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) GCP
1 1 (1.32%) PMO
1 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (19.74%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.26%) vSphere
3 2 (2.63%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.32%) Docker
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.32%) XenApp
4 1 (1.32%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (11.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.32%) Puppet
2 1 (1.32%) Terraform
Vendors
1 25 (32.89%) Microsoft
2 19 (25.00%) Cisco
3 8 (10.53%) VMware
4 7 (9.21%) Juniper
4 7 (9.21%) SAP
5 5 (6.58%) Sophos
6 4 (5.26%) Veeam
7 3 (3.95%) Oracle
8 2 (2.63%) EMC
8 2 (2.63%) NetApp
8 2 (2.63%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.32%) AppSense
9 1 (1.32%) Aruba
9 1 (1.32%) Citrix
9 1 (1.32%) Dell
9 1 (1.32%) IBM
9 1 (1.32%) SonicWALL