The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 228 241 262
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 6 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.12% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.13% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 6
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -18.18%
Infrastructure Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5511 6304 6830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.11% 96.72% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4665 5026 5506
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,123
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Infrastructure Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Infrastructure Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Infrastructure Consultant
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Infrastructure Consultant Salary Trend in the North West

Infrastructure Consultant
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cheshire +29 3 £55,000 +37.50%
Manchester +9 3 £45,000 -16.27%
Infrastructure Consultant
England

Infrastructure Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 7 (63.64%) Middleware
1 7 (63.64%) WAN
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
1 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 4 (36.36%) LAN
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) JBoss
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) WebLogic
2 4 (36.36%) Unix
2 4 (36.36%) SaaS
2 4 (36.36%) PaaS
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) QA
3 3 (27.27%) WebSphere Portal
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
3 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (27.27%) Docker
3 3 (27.27%) Puppet
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (27.27%) ISO 9001
3 3 (27.27%) SSL
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft

Infrastructure Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 4 (36.36%) JBoss
1 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
1 4 (36.36%) WebLogic
2 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
2 3 (27.27%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (27.27%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) PaaS
1 4 (36.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) WAN
2 4 (36.36%) LAN
3 3 (27.27%) SSL
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Ant
1 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Unix
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (9.09%) Information Security
2 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
2 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Java
1 3 (27.27%) Jython
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (9.09%) CHECK Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) ISO 9001
1 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (27.27%) QA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (27.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft