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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 121 128 127
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 7 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.35% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.20% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 4
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £48,750 £54,000
% change year-on-year
-5.12% -9.72%
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
1861 2012 1996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.85% 94.33% 93.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1580 1707 1786
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 2015.

Infrastructure Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Infrastructure Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) IPsec
3 7 (53.85%) SCCM
3 7 (53.85%) Hyper-V
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (46.15%) SCOM
4 6 (46.15%) VMware
5 5 (38.46%) SCVMM
5 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
5 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
5 5 (38.46%) SQL
5 5 (38.46%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (38.46%) BitLocker
5 5 (38.46%) SCDPM
5 5 (38.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 5 (38.46%) SCSM
5 5 (38.46%) Private Cloud
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Intune
6 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
7 3 (23.08%) NetApp
7 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (23.08%) Citrix
7 3 (23.08%) Lync
8 2 (15.38%) HP StoreVirtual
8 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (15.38%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (15.38%) vSphere
8 2 (15.38%) XenApp
8 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop

Infrastructure Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 3 (23.08%) Lync
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (38.46%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) IPsec
2 2 (15.38%) IPv4
2 2 (15.38%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Private Cloud
2 2 (15.38%) Thin Client
2 2 (15.38%) Fat Client
2 2 (15.38%) HP StoreVirtual
3 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Hyper-V
2 5 (38.46%) BitLocker
3 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
4 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (15.38%) Terminal Services
5 2 (15.38%) XenApp
5 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
5 2 (15.38%) vSphere
5 2 (15.38%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) SCCM
2 6 (46.15%) SCOM
3 5 (38.46%) SCVMM
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Intune
3 5 (38.46%) SCDPM
3 5 (38.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 5 (38.46%) SCSM
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) Citrix
3 3 (23.08%) NetApp
4 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
4 2 (15.38%) SonicWALL
4 2 (15.38%) HP
4 2 (15.38%) Dell
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) EMC
5 1 (7.69%) 3PAR