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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 203 211 217
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 22 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.36% 0.077% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.081% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 21 4 1
Average salary £35,000 £62,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £54,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-12.03% +20.00%
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
5803 4927 5502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.19% 94.88% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4792 4234 4865
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 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 - 14 £35,000 - 2
Somerset - 3 £62,500 -
Gloucestershire -1 2 £45,000 -35.71%
Wiltshire -7 2 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Bristol +1 1 £26,000 -58.40% 2
Infrastructure Consultant
England

Infrastructure Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 32 (80.00%) VMware
2 28 (70.00%) Windows
2 28 (70.00%) TCP/IP
3 24 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (57.50%) MS Excel
5 22 (55.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (52.50%) Firewall
7 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
8 17 (42.50%) Citrix
9 16 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (37.50%) Fat Client
10 15 (37.50%) Windows Vista
10 15 (37.50%) CCA
10 15 (37.50%) Citrix Certification
10 15 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (37.50%) MCSE
10 15 (37.50%) Thin Client
10 15 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 15 (37.50%) MCITP
11 14 (35.00%) SAN
11 14 (35.00%) Active Directory
12 12 (30.00%) MS Exchange
13 11 (27.50%) Cisco
13 11 (27.50%) NAS
14 10 (25.00%) Build Automation
14 10 (25.00%) Service Management
15 7 (17.50%) DNS
15 7 (17.50%) DHCP
16 6 (15.00%) Dell
17 5 (12.50%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.50%) IIS
3 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (7.50%) OpenStack
5 2 (5.00%) CMS
6 1 (2.50%) Apache
6 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 23 (57.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (70.00%) TCP/IP
2 21 (52.50%) Firewall
3 14 (35.00%) SAN
4 11 (27.50%) NAS
5 7 (17.50%) DNS
5 7 (17.50%) DHCP
6 5 (12.50%) VLAN
7 4 (10.00%) Multicast
8 3 (7.50%) WAN
9 2 (5.00%) Network Security
10 1 (2.50%) LAN
10 1 (2.50%) SNMP
10 1 (2.50%) IPv4
10 1 (2.50%) IPv6
10 1 (2.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (37.50%) Thin Client
1 15 (37.50%) Fat Client
2 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) Replication
3 1 (2.50%) PKI
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (70.00%) Windows
2 22 (55.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (37.50%) Windows Vista
5 5 (12.50%) Linux
5 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.00%) UNIX
7 1 (2.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Service Management
1 10 (25.00%) Build Automation
2 3 (7.50%) Performance Management
2 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
2 3 (7.50%) Network Design
3 2 (5.00%) Business Development
3 2 (5.00%) ITIL
3 2 (5.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (5.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (2.50%) Change Control
4 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) Perl
1 2 (5.00%) Ruby
1 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.50%) C
2 1 (2.50%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) VBScript
2 1 (2.50%) Python
2 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) MCSE
1 15 (37.50%) CCA
1 15 (37.50%) Citrix Certification
1 15 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 15 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 15 (37.50%) MCITP
2 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 24 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (35.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (7.50%) Xen
5 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.50%) XenApp
6 1 (2.50%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.50%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) WSUS
1 4 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.50%) SCOrch
2 1 (2.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (2.50%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.50%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) SCOM
2 1 (2.50%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 32 (80.00%) VMware
2 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
3 17 (42.50%) Citrix
4 11 (27.50%) Cisco
5 6 (15.00%) Dell
6 4 (10.00%) Altiris
6 4 (10.00%) McAfee
7 2 (5.00%) IBM
8 1 (2.50%) HP
8 1 (2.50%) EMC
8 1 (2.50%) NetApp
8 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 to £32000 per annum
Posted: 44 minutes ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Circa £40k basic plus OTE 65k, Pensi
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago