The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham 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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 123 119 120
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 6 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.30% 0.31% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.33% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 4
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £58,750 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -16.66%
Infrastructure Consultant
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1890 1837 1897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.47% 94.21% 93.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1584 1589 1672
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 Birmingham

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

Infrastructure Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Infrastructure Consultant
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Infrastructure Consultant Salary Trend in Birmingham

Infrastructure Consultant
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Infrastructure Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Infrastructure Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) VMware
3 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) SCCM
3 8 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 7 (43.75%) SCOM
5 6 (37.50%) SCVMM
5 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
5 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 6 (37.50%) Lync
5 6 (37.50%) IPsec
5 6 (37.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (25.00%) BitLocker
6 4 (25.00%) Private Cloud
6 4 (25.00%) SCSM
6 4 (25.00%) SCDPM
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Intune
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 3 (18.75%) Citrix
7 3 (18.75%) NetApp
7 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (12.50%) vSphere
8 2 (12.50%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (12.50%) Firewall

Infrastructure Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 6 (37.50%) Lync
2 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) IPsec
2 2 (12.50%) IPv4
2 2 (12.50%) SAN
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Private Cloud
2 2 (12.50%) Thin Client
2 2 (12.50%) Fat Client
2 2 (12.50%) HP StoreVirtual
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 4 (25.00%) BitLocker
4 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (12.50%) Terminal Services
5 2 (12.50%) XenApp
5 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
5 2 (12.50%) vSphere
5 2 (12.50%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) SCCM
2 7 (43.75%) SCOM
3 6 (37.50%) SCVMM
3 6 (37.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (25.00%) SCSM
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Intune
4 4 (25.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 9 (56.25%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) Citrix
3 3 (18.75%) NetApp
4 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 2 (12.50%) SonicWALL
4 2 (12.50%) HP
4 2 (12.50%) Dell
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) EMC
5 1 (6.25%) 3PAR