The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the South 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 174 215 219
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 63 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.04% 0.17% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 0.17% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 63 8 17
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +36.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £53,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £62,500 £42,200
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5801 5145 5413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.03% 95.56% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4942 4365 4815
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 West

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

Infrastructure Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Infrastructure Consultant
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Infrastructure Consultant Salary Trend in the South West

Infrastructure Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Infrastructure Consultant Salary Histogram in the South West

Infrastructure Consultant
Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
Dorset - 35 £37,500 - 1
Gloucestershire - 14 £57,500 - 1
Somerset - 9 £62,500 -
Wiltshire -11 3 £57,500 -
Bristol -4 2 £40,000 -20.00%
Infrastructure Consultant
England

Infrastructure Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 80 (76.19%) Windows
2 68 (64.76%) Microsoft
2 68 (64.76%) VMware
3 65 (61.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (61.90%) MS Exchange
4 51 (48.57%) Citrix
5 49 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 48 (45.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 47 (44.76%) CCA
7 47 (44.76%) Citrix Certification
7 47 (44.76%) MCSE
7 47 (44.76%) MS Excel
8 40 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
9 38 (36.19%) Firewall
10 37 (35.24%) Lync
11 35 (33.33%) SAN
12 33 (31.43%) Windows Server 2012
13 31 (29.52%) XenDesktop
14 30 (28.57%) EMC
15 29 (27.62%) Project Management
15 29 (27.62%) CCEA
15 29 (27.62%) AppSense
15 29 (27.62%) vSphere
15 29 (27.62%) CCEE
16 28 (26.67%) NetScaler
17 25 (23.81%) WAN
18 24 (22.86%) VPN
18 24 (22.86%) Active Directory
18 24 (22.86%) PowerShell
19 22 (20.95%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 65 (61.90%) MS Exchange
2 37 (35.24%) Lync
3 17 (16.19%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (12.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (11.43%) CMS
6 6 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.90%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.95%) IIS
8 1 (0.95%) SharePoint
Applications
1 47 (44.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.67%) Office 365
2 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 38 (36.19%) Firewall
2 35 (33.33%) SAN
3 28 (26.67%) NetScaler
4 25 (23.81%) WAN
5 24 (22.86%) VPN
6 20 (19.05%) TCP/IP
7 12 (11.43%) LAN
8 7 (6.67%) Internet
8 7 (6.67%) DHCP
8 7 (6.67%) DNS
9 4 (3.81%) NAS
10 2 (1.90%) Network Security
11 1 (0.95%) Cisco IPT
11 1 (0.95%) VLAN
11 1 (0.95%) IP Telephony
11 1 (0.95%) MPLS
11 1 (0.95%) Wireless
11 1 (0.95%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.10%) MySQL
2 13 (12.38%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (13.33%) Aerospace
2 5 (4.76%) Electronics
3 2 (1.90%) Law
4 1 (0.95%) Finance
4 1 (0.95%) French Language
4 1 (0.95%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.90%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.95%) .NET
2 1 (0.95%) J2EE
2 1 (0.95%) HTML
2 1 (0.95%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.10%) Fat Client
1 19 (18.10%) Thin Client
2 6 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.90%) Replication
4 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.95%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 80 (76.19%) Windows
2 40 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (31.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (20.95%) Linux
5 18 (17.14%) Windows Vista
6 9 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (27.62%) Project Management
2 16 (15.24%) Cyber Security
3 6 (5.71%) Migration
4 4 (3.81%) Service Delivery
4 4 (3.81%) ITIL
5 2 (1.90%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (1.90%) CRM
5 2 (1.90%) PRINCE2
5 2 (1.90%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (1.90%) Business Development
6 1 (0.95%) Web Development
6 1 (0.95%) Performance Management
6 1 (0.95%) E-Commerce
6 1 (0.95%) Mobile Commerce
6 1 (0.95%) Service Management
6 1 (0.95%) ITIL V3
6 1 (0.95%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (0.95%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (0.95%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (22.86%) PowerShell
2 21 (20.00%) SQL
3 19 (18.10%) Perl
3 19 (18.10%) Python
4 2 (1.90%) VBScript
5 1 (0.95%) Java
5 1 (0.95%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 49 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 48 (45.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 47 (44.76%) CCA
3 47 (44.76%) Citrix Certification
3 47 (44.76%) MCSE
4 29 (27.62%) CCEA
4 29 (27.62%) CCEE
5 20 (19.05%) Degree
6 18 (17.14%) MCITP
7 13 (12.38%) VCP5
8 12 (11.43%) MCP
8 12 (11.43%) MCSA
8 12 (11.43%) VCP4
9 2 (1.90%) CCNA
9 2 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.90%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.90%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.95%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.95%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 65 (61.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (29.52%) XenDesktop
3 29 (27.62%) vSphere
4 24 (22.86%) Active Directory
5 17 (16.19%) XenApp
6 16 (15.24%) Hyper-V
6 16 (15.24%) VMware ESX
7 13 (12.38%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.90%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.95%) Xen
9 1 (0.95%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (3.81%) SCCM
2 3 (2.86%) SCOM
3 2 (1.90%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.90%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.95%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 68 (64.76%) Microsoft
1 68 (64.76%) VMware
2 51 (48.57%) Citrix
3 30 (28.57%) EMC
4 29 (27.62%) AppSense
5 20 (19.05%) Oracle
6 6 (5.71%) SAP
7 5 (4.76%) Cisco
7 5 (4.76%) Dell
8 2 (1.90%) HP
8 2 (1.90%) IBM
9 1 (0.95%) McAfee
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £49000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Pension, Laptop, Phone
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance + Microsoft Certs
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago