The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 402 408 425
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 36 19 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.090% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.095% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 31 18 21
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £36,000 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20563 20090 21958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.45% 94.87% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16586 16149 19149
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Infrastructure Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Infrastructure Consultant
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Infrastructure Consultant Salary Trend in the South East

Infrastructure Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Infrastructure Consultant Salary Histogram in the South East

Infrastructure Consultant
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
(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
Surrey +8 13 £45,000 -5.26%
Oxfordshire +7 12 £46,250 -28.84% 1
Berkshire +12 8 £31,500 -3.07% 2
Hampshire - 1 £50,000 -
Kent - 1 £47,500 -
Infrastructure Consultant
England

Infrastructure Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 46 (64.79%) Windows
2 44 (61.97%) Microsoft
3 33 (46.48%) VMware
4 26 (36.62%) MS Excel
5 25 (35.21%) Linux
5 25 (35.21%) Active Directory
5 25 (35.21%) VMware Infrastructure
6 23 (32.39%) HP
6 23 (32.39%) SAN
6 23 (32.39%) Finance
7 21 (29.58%) Microsoft Certification
8 20 (28.17%) Cisco
8 20 (28.17%) Firewall
8 20 (28.17%) Hyper-V
9 17 (23.94%) UNIX
9 17 (23.94%) Risk Management
9 17 (23.94%) Security Cleared
10 15 (21.13%) CISSP
11 14 (19.72%) SQL Server
11 14 (19.72%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (18.31%) SC Cleared
13 12 (16.90%) Perl
13 12 (16.90%) MCSE
13 12 (16.90%) MS Exchange
14 11 (15.49%) IBM
14 11 (15.49%) EMC
14 11 (15.49%) Smartcard
14 11 (15.49%) X.509
14 11 (15.49%) CESG
14 11 (15.49%) CESG CLAS

Infrastructure Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 12 (16.90%) MS Exchange
2 10 (14.08%) IIS
3 4 (5.63%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.63%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.23%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (4.23%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (4.23%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (4.23%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2000
5 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.41%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.41%) Lync
6 1 (1.41%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 26 (36.62%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.23%) Office 365
2 3 (4.23%) IaaS
2 3 (4.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (32.39%) SAN
2 20 (28.17%) Firewall
3 11 (15.49%) X.509
4 10 (14.08%) TCP/IP
5 9 (12.68%) WAN
5 9 (12.68%) DNS
6 8 (11.27%) VPN
7 6 (8.45%) Network Security
8 5 (7.04%) OSPF
8 5 (7.04%) BGP
9 4 (5.63%) Internet
9 4 (5.63%) LAN
9 4 (5.63%) VoIP
9 4 (5.63%) SMTP
9 4 (5.63%) DHCP
9 4 (5.63%) iSCSI
9 4 (5.63%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (4.23%) Kerberos
11 2 (2.82%) Wireless
11 2 (2.82%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.72%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.63%) MySQL
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) WinRunner
1 4 (5.63%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (5.63%) LoadRunner
1 4 (5.63%) SilkPerformer
2 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.82%) Subversion
General
1 23 (32.39%) Finance
2 7 (9.86%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.45%) Dutch Language
3 6 (8.45%) German Language
3 6 (8.45%) Italian Language
3 6 (8.45%) Spanish Language
4 5 (7.04%) Retail
4 5 (7.04%) Marketing
5 4 (5.63%) Banking
6 3 (4.23%) Electronics
6 3 (4.23%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.41%) Publishing
7 1 (1.41%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.86%) .NET
2 3 (4.23%) SAML
3 1 (1.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.49%) Smartcard
1 11 (15.49%) CESG
1 11 (15.49%) CESG CLAS
1 11 (15.49%) Cryptography
1 11 (15.49%) PKI
2 9 (12.68%) Management Information System
3 8 (11.27%) EqualLogic
4 7 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (8.45%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (5.63%) Computer Science
6 4 (5.63%) Open Source
7 3 (4.23%) DTV
7 3 (4.23%) Mathematics
8 2 (2.82%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.41%) Clustering
9 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 46 (64.79%) Windows
2 25 (35.21%) Linux
3 17 (23.94%) UNIX
4 14 (19.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (12.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (9.86%) Windows 7
8 6 (8.45%) Solaris
9 5 (7.04%) Windows XP
9 5 (7.04%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.82%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.82%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (2.82%) AIX
11 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.94%) Risk Management
2 10 (14.08%) Network Design
3 9 (12.68%) Migration
4 8 (11.27%) Performance Analysis
5 6 (8.45%) Risk Analytics
5 6 (8.45%) Analytics
5 6 (8.45%) Load Balancing
5 6 (8.45%) Financial Modelling
5 6 (8.45%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (8.45%) Project Management
5 6 (8.45%) Service Management
6 5 (7.04%) Programme Management
6 5 (7.04%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (7.04%) Mentoring
7 4 (5.63%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (5.63%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (5.63%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (5.63%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (5.63%) Test Automation
7 4 (5.63%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.90%) Perl
2 10 (14.08%) PowerShell
3 6 (8.45%) SQL
3 6 (8.45%) VBA
4 4 (5.63%) Python
4 4 (5.63%) Shell Script
5 3 (4.23%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.82%) C
6 2 (2.82%) Ruby
7 1 (1.41%) Tcl
7 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (29.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (23.94%) Security Cleared
3 15 (21.13%) CISSP
4 13 (18.31%) SC Cleared
5 12 (16.90%) MCSE
6 11 (15.49%) Degree
7 9 (12.68%) CCNA
7 9 (12.68%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (11.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (11.27%) MCSA
9 6 (8.45%) ISEB
10 4 (5.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (5.63%) ISTQB
11 2 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (2.82%) MCITP
12 1 (1.41%) CCNP
12 1 (1.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.82%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (35.21%) Active Directory
1 25 (35.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (28.17%) Hyper-V
3 5 (7.04%) vSphere
4 4 (5.63%) KVM
4 4 (5.63%) VMware ESX
4 4 (5.63%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (4.23%) ISA Server
5 3 (4.23%) XenApp
5 3 (4.23%) XenServer
5 3 (4.23%) XenDesktop
5 3 (4.23%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (4.23%) UAG
5 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.41%) Docker
6 1 (1.41%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (9.86%) Nagios
2 5 (7.04%) Cacti
3 4 (5.63%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (5.63%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (5.63%) SCCM
3 4 (5.63%) SCOM
3 4 (5.63%) Legato
3 4 (5.63%) Icinga
4 2 (2.82%) SELinux
4 2 (2.82%) Puppet
5 1 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.41%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.41%) Ansible
5 1 (1.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 44 (61.97%) Microsoft
2 33 (46.48%) VMware
3 23 (32.39%) HP
4 20 (28.17%) Cisco
5 11 (15.49%) IBM
5 11 (15.49%) EMC
6 10 (14.08%) Citrix
6 10 (14.08%) NetApp
7 9 (12.68%) Juniper
8 8 (11.27%) Dell
9 7 (9.86%) Oracle
10 6 (8.45%) Sun
10 6 (8.45%) TOWER Software
11 4 (5.63%) F5
11 4 (5.63%) CheckPoint
11 4 (5.63%) Brocade
11 4 (5.63%) Fujitsu
11 4 (5.63%) Veeam
11 4 (5.63%) SolarWinds
11 4 (5.63%) CommVault
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