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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 210 212 216
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 7 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.12% 0.25% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.27% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 3
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £54,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +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
5348 5208 5238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.76% 93.13% 94.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3691 4013 4379
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,500 £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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 2014. 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 0 4 £32,500 -27.77%
Bracknell - 2 - -
Infrastructure Consultant
South East

Infrastructure Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
2 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (46.15%) KVM
3 5 (38.46%) UNIX
3 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
3 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) Citrix
4 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (30.77%) Business Continuity
4 4 (30.77%) XenApp
4 4 (30.77%) XenDesktop
5 3 (23.08%) Perl
5 3 (23.08%) MySQL
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 3 (23.08%) LAN
5 3 (23.08%) SAN
5 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
5 3 (23.08%) Migration
5 3 (23.08%) VMware ESX
5 3 (23.08%) Degree
5 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
5 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
5 3 (23.08%) Open Source
5 3 (23.08%) vSphere

Infrastructure Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 3 (23.08%) OpenStack
2 2 (15.38%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (7.69%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (7.69%) Lync
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
1 1 (7.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) SAN
1 3 (23.08%) LAN
2 2 (15.38%) WAN
2 2 (15.38%) DHCP
2 2 (15.38%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) SSL
3 1 (7.69%) Kerberos
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) OSPF
3 1 (7.69%) BGP
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) Wireless
3 1 (7.69%) Wireless Security
3 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
3 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
3 1 (7.69%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MySQL
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) WinRunner
1 2 (15.38%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (15.38%) LoadRunner
1 2 (15.38%) SilkPerformer
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
1 3 (23.08%) Open Source
2 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) UNIX
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
4 2 (15.38%) Solaris
4 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
2 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (30.77%) Business Continuity
3 3 (23.08%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 2 (15.38%) Validation
4 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Test Management
4 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
4 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
4 2 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Perl
1 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
2 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (15.38%) ISEB
2 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
3 1 (7.69%) CCA
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (7.69%) MCTS
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) KVM
2 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
4 4 (30.77%) XenApp
4 4 (30.77%) XenDesktop
5 3 (23.08%) vSphere
5 3 (23.08%) VMware ESX
6 2 (15.38%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (7.69%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (7.69%) UAG
7 1 (7.69%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Nagios
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
1 2 (15.38%) SCOM
1 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (15.38%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) SCOrch
2 1 (7.69%) Cacti
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
1 6 (46.15%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) Citrix
3 2 (15.38%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) NetApp
3 2 (15.38%) Fujitsu
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) Aruba
4 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
4 1 (7.69%) Juniper