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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 121 124 107
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -17
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 5 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.23% 0.19% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.20% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 6
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +46.66%
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £54,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +20.00%
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
2054 2001 1586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.31% 93.59% 93.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1740 1789 1341
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 2014.

Infrastructure Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Infrastructure Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 6 (42.86%) Cisco
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 6 (42.86%) MPLS
2 5 (35.71%) OSPF
2 5 (35.71%) BGP
2 5 (35.71%) Citrix
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (35.71%) VPN
2 5 (35.71%) CCNP
2 5 (35.71%) CCIP
2 5 (35.71%) VMware
2 5 (35.71%) Internet
2 5 (35.71%) Network Design
2 5 (35.71%) VPLS
3 4 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 3 (21.43%) NetApp
4 3 (21.43%) CCIE
4 3 (21.43%) SCCM
4 3 (21.43%) SCOM
5 2 (14.29%) 3PAR
5 2 (14.29%) Matrix Management
5 2 (14.29%) EMC
6 1 (7.14%) MS Office
6 1 (7.14%) Windows
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
6 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V

Infrastructure Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) MPLS
2 5 (35.71%) OSPF
2 5 (35.71%) BGP
2 5 (35.71%) VPLS
2 5 (35.71%) VPN
2 5 (35.71%) Internet
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Network Design
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (14.29%) Matrix Management
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) CCNP
1 5 (35.71%) CCIP
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) CCIE
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
1 3 (21.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Citrix
2 5 (35.71%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) NetApp
4 2 (14.29%) EMC
4 2 (14.29%) 3PAR