The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 208 213 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 20 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.33% 0.076% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.080% -
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 0
Average salary £36,250 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £54,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5863 4988 5343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.75% 95.06% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4865 4317 4725
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Infrastructure Consultant
England

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 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
Dorset - 13 £35,000 -
Wiltshire - 3 £42,500 -
Somerset - 2 £53,750 -
Bristol -2 1 £26,000 -58.40%
Gloucestershire -7 1 £45,000 +24.13% 3
Infrastructure Consultant
England

Infrastructure Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 28 (82.35%) VMware
2 24 (70.59%) Windows
2 24 (70.59%) TCP/IP
3 20 (58.82%) MS Excel
3 20 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (55.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (52.94%) Firewall
6 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
7 14 (41.18%) Active Directory
7 14 (41.18%) Citrix
7 14 (41.18%) SAN
8 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (35.29%) Fat Client
9 12 (35.29%) Windows Vista
9 12 (35.29%) Thin Client
9 12 (35.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 12 (35.29%) MCITP
9 12 (35.29%) CCA
9 12 (35.29%) Citrix Certification
9 12 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (35.29%) MS Exchange
9 12 (35.29%) MCSE
10 11 (32.35%) Cisco
10 11 (32.35%) NAS
11 10 (29.41%) Build Automation
11 10 (29.41%) Service Management
12 7 (20.59%) DNS
12 7 (20.59%) DHCP
13 6 (17.65%) Dell
14 5 (14.71%) IIS

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 12 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 5 (14.71%) IIS
3 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (8.82%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 20 (58.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.88%) Office 365
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (70.59%) TCP/IP
2 18 (52.94%) Firewall
3 14 (41.18%) SAN
4 11 (32.35%) NAS
5 7 (20.59%) DNS
5 7 (20.59%) DHCP
6 5 (14.71%) VLAN
7 4 (11.76%) Multicast
8 2 (5.88%) Network Security
9 1 (2.94%) SNMP
9 1 (2.94%) LAN
9 1 (2.94%) WAN
9 1 (2.94%) IPv4
9 1 (2.94%) IPv6
9 1 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Thin Client
1 12 (35.29%) Fat Client
2 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Replication
3 1 (2.94%) PKI
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (70.59%) Windows
2 19 (55.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (35.29%) Windows Vista
5 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (11.76%) Linux
7 2 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Service Management
1 10 (29.41%) Build Automation
2 3 (8.82%) Performance Management
2 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
2 3 (8.82%) Network Design
3 2 (5.88%) Business Development
3 2 (5.88%) ITIL
3 2 (5.88%) ITIL V3
3 2 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (2.94%) Change Control
4 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.94%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
1 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.94%) C
2 1 (2.94%) Perl
2 1 (2.94%) VBScript
2 1 (2.94%) Python
2 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) MCSE
1 12 (35.29%) CCA
1 12 (35.29%) Citrix Certification
1 12 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (35.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 12 (35.29%) MCITP
2 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
System Software
1 20 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (41.18%) Active Directory
3 4 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (8.82%) Xen
5 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.94%) XenApp
6 1 (2.94%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.94%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) WSUS
1 4 (11.76%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.94%) SCOrch
2 1 (2.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (2.94%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.94%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) SCOM
2 1 (2.94%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 28 (82.35%) VMware
2 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 14 (41.18%) Citrix
4 11 (32.35%) Cisco
5 6 (17.65%) Dell
6 4 (11.76%) McAfee
6 4 (11.76%) Altiris
7 2 (5.88%) IBM
8 1 (2.94%) HP
8 1 (2.94%) EMC