The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Infrastructure Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 214 218 211
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 7 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.13% 0.089% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.095% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 13
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £54,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
Infrastructure Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5107 5239 4908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.36% 93.62% 94.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3805 3852 3927
Average salary £49,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Infrastructure Consultant
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant across the Berkshire region.

Infrastructure Consultant Salary Trend in Berkshire

Infrastructure Consultant
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Infrastructure Consultant Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Infrastructure Consultant
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -1 3 £40,000 -5.88%
Maidenhead - 2 £47,000 -
Newbury +11 1 £45,000 +2.27%
Slough - 1 £46,500 -
Infrastructure Consultant
South East

Infrastructure Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Infrastructure Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Consultant in their job title.

1 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 12 (85.71%) MS Exchange
3 11 (78.57%) Linux
4 10 (71.43%) Windows
4 10 (71.43%) Citrix
4 10 (71.43%) VMware
5 9 (64.29%) Firewall
5 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
6 8 (57.14%) SQL
6 8 (57.14%) PowerShell
7 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (50.00%) VPN
8 6 (42.86%) Lync
8 6 (42.86%) SCCM
9 5 (35.71%) XenDesktop
9 5 (35.71%) XenApp
9 5 (35.71%) DNS
9 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
9 5 (35.71%) Cisco
9 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (35.71%) Finance
10 4 (28.57%) LAN
10 4 (28.57%) VoIP
10 4 (28.57%) WAN
10 4 (28.57%) UNIX
10 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
10 4 (28.57%) CISSP
10 4 (28.57%) Juniper
10 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure

Infrastructure Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Infrastructure Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (42.86%) Lync
4 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (21.43%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 1 (7.14%) IIS
6 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) Firewall
2 7 (50.00%) VPN
3 5 (35.71%) DNS
4 4 (28.57%) LAN
4 4 (28.57%) VoIP
4 4 (28.57%) WAN
4 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 3 (21.43%) VLAN
6 2 (14.29%) Wireless
7 1 (7.14%) SAN
7 1 (7.14%) DHCP
7 1 (7.14%) SNMP
7 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (7.14%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) WinRunner
1 1 (7.14%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
1 1 (7.14%) SilkPerformer
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Law
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Application Packaging
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 10 (71.43%) Windows
3 4 (28.57%) UNIX
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.14%) Solaris
6 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 2 (14.29%) Network Design
2 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 2 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Test Management
3 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
3 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
3 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Validation
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
1 8 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
2 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CISSP
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) MCSA
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) XenApp
2 5 (35.71%) XenDesktop
3 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (21.43%) vSphere
5 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 2 (14.29%) XenServer
6 1 (7.14%) Samba
6 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
6 1 (7.14%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (7.14%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) SCCM
2 3 (21.43%) SCOM
3 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (7.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) VMware
1 10 (71.43%) Citrix
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco
4 4 (28.57%) Juniper
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle
6 2 (14.29%) HP
7 1 (7.14%) Brocade
7 1 (7.14%) Fujitsu
7 1 (7.14%) ProCurve
7 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
7 1 (7.14%) 3PAR
7 1 (7.14%) NetApp