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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 710 781 804
Rank change year-on-year
+71 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 180 124 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.11% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.12% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 174 113 67
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £36,900
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £69,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £54,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-17.43% +21.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102508 106760 102483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83937 86285 85691
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Infrastructure Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant within the UK.

Infrastructure Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Consultant
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 within the UK.

Infrastructure Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Consultant
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 30 March 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
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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
England +71 171 £50,000 -9.09% 16
London +28 65 £57,500 - 6
South West +1 32 £37,500 -34.78% 3
South East +18 29 £45,000 +11.11% 4
Dorset - 22 £35,000 - 2
City of London +8 15 £55,000 -5.57% 2
East of England +23 12 £61,250 -2.00%
Bournemouth - 12 £35,000 - 2
Surrey +7 11 £45,000 +20.00%
West Midlands -23 10 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Birmingham -4 9 £65,000 +18.18%
Poole - 9 £37,500 -
Reigate - 8 £45,000 -
Berkshire -7 7 £45,750 +3.97%
Yorkshire -14 7 £42,500 -21.29% 1
North West +7 6 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Bristol +3 6 £60,000 +9.09%
Hertfordshire -1 6 £70,000 +9.80%
Scotland +27 4 £45,000 -14.28%
Oxfordshire +12 4 £49,500 +27.74%
Essex +4 4 £35,000 -44.00%
Leeds -7 4 £34,500 -27.74%
West Yorkshire -15 4 £34,500 -27.74%
Milton Keynes - 4 £42,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £42,500 -
Glasgow +14 3 £45,000 -18.18%
Hampshire -3 3 £42,500 -30.61% 3
Cheshire - 3 £40,000 -
Oxford - 3 £47,500 -
Newbury +12 2 £45,000 +2.27%

Infrastructure Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 246 (60.00%) Windows
2 238 (58.05%) Microsoft
3 222 (54.15%) VMware
4 164 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 144 (35.12%) MS Exchange
6 134 (32.68%) Citrix
7 132 (32.20%) Active Directory
8 129 (31.46%) MS Excel
9 122 (29.76%) Firewall
10 110 (26.83%) SAN
11 108 (26.34%) Hyper-V
12 104 (25.37%) Microsoft Certification
13 91 (22.20%) Cisco
13 91 (22.20%) Windows Server 2012
14 88 (21.46%) MCSE
15 84 (20.49%) SQL
15 84 (20.49%) WAN
16 83 (20.24%) Linux
17 80 (19.51%) Lync
18 77 (18.78%) Windows Server 2008
19 66 (16.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 62 (15.12%) SCCM
21 61 (14.88%) vSphere
21 61 (14.88%) Project Management
21 61 (14.88%) SQL Server
22 60 (14.63%) VPN
22 60 (14.63%) Citrix Certification
23 59 (14.39%) CCA
24 58 (14.15%) PowerShell
25 57 (13.90%) Perl

Infrastructure Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 144 (35.12%) MS Exchange
2 80 (19.51%) Lync
3 56 (13.66%) Exchange Server 2013
4 55 (13.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 33 (8.05%) IIS
6 30 (7.32%) SharePoint
7 11 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
8 10 (2.44%) OpenStack
9 8 (1.95%) Office Communications Server
9 8 (1.95%) CMS
10 7 (1.71%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.49%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.49%) IBM HTTP Server
12 2 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.49%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 129 (31.46%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (2.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 52 (12.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 50 (12.20%) Office 365
3 7 (1.71%) IaaS
4 2 (0.49%) SaaS
5 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 122 (29.76%) Firewall
2 110 (26.83%) SAN
3 84 (20.49%) WAN
4 60 (14.63%) VPN
5 51 (12.44%) LAN
6 39 (9.51%) Fibre Channel
7 37 (9.02%) NetScaler
7 37 (9.02%) TCP/IP
8 35 (8.54%) iSCSI
9 32 (7.80%) DNS
10 27 (6.59%) Cisco IOS
11 26 (6.34%) OSPF
12 24 (5.85%) Cisco ASA
13 23 (5.61%) BGP
14 22 (5.37%) Cisco PIX
15 21 (5.12%) IPsec
16 19 (4.63%) FCoE
17 17 (4.15%) Network Security
18 15 (3.66%) Wireless
18 15 (3.66%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (14.88%) SQL Server
2 28 (6.83%) MySQL
3 12 (2.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (2.93%) Oracle Database
4 10 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.49%) DB2
7 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.24%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Subversion
1 1 (0.24%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 51 (12.44%) Finance
2 22 (5.37%) Telecoms
3 14 (3.41%) Electronics
3 14 (3.41%) Aerospace
4 13 (3.17%) Italian Language
4 13 (3.17%) Spanish Language
5 12 (2.93%) Marketing
6 11 (2.68%) Dutch Language
6 11 (2.68%) German Language
6 11 (2.68%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.46%) Law
7 6 (1.46%) Retail
8 5 (1.22%) Legal
9 2 (0.49%) Advertising
9 2 (0.49%) Banking
10 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.39%) .NET
2 7 (1.71%) Middleware
2 7 (1.71%) Oracle Fusion
3 6 (1.46%) Application Packaging
3 6 (1.46%) Web Services
4 4 (0.98%) SAML
5 2 (0.49%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.49%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.24%) COM
6 1 (0.24%) J2EE
6 1 (0.24%) XML
6 1 (0.24%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.05%) Clustering
2 25 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (5.37%) Management Information System
4 19 (4.63%) Thin Client
4 19 (4.63%) Fat Client
5 16 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (3.17%) Enterprise Storage
7 11 (2.68%) Public Cloud
8 10 (2.44%) Private Cloud
9 9 (2.20%) DTV
10 8 (1.95%) Replication
10 8 (1.95%) Computer Science
11 6 (1.46%) IPTV
11 6 (1.46%) NHS
11 6 (1.46%) Enterprise Cloud
12 5 (1.22%) EqualLogic
13 1 (0.24%) Visualisation
13 1 (0.24%) Open Source
13 1 (0.24%) Digital Media
13 1 (0.24%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 246 (60.00%) Windows
2 91 (22.20%) Windows Server 2012
3 83 (20.24%) Linux
4 77 (18.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (6.59%) UNIX
6 21 (5.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (5.12%) Windows Vista
7 7 (1.71%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.22%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.98%) Solaris
10 3 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.49%) CentOS
11 2 (0.49%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.24%) NetWare
12 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.24%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (14.88%) Project Management
2 53 (12.93%) Migration
3 46 (11.22%) Performance Tuning
4 43 (10.49%) ITIL
5 31 (7.56%) Performance Analysis
6 30 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
7 24 (5.85%) Mentoring
8 19 (4.63%) Service Management
9 17 (4.15%) Risk Management
10 16 (3.90%) Cyber Security
11 15 (3.66%) PRINCE2
12 14 (3.41%) Load Balancing
13 13 (3.17%) Service Delivery
13 13 (3.17%) Change Management
14 12 (2.93%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (2.93%) Network Design
14 12 (2.93%) Analytics
15 11 (2.68%) Business Transformation
15 11 (2.68%) Risk Analytics
15 11 (2.68%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 84 (20.49%) SQL
2 58 (14.15%) PowerShell
3 57 (13.90%) Perl
4 45 (10.98%) Python
5 26 (6.34%) Ruby
5 26 (6.34%) C
6 19 (4.63%) Bash Shell
7 15 (3.66%) Tcl
8 13 (3.17%) Shell Script
9 11 (2.68%) VBA
10 9 (2.20%) PHP
11 8 (1.95%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.22%) JavaScript
13 3 (0.73%) VB
14 2 (0.49%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.49%) Java
14 2 (0.49%) Korn
Qualifications
1 104 (25.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 88 (21.46%) MCSE
3 66 (16.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 60 (14.63%) Citrix Certification
5 59 (14.39%) CCA
6 54 (13.17%) Degree
7 31 (7.56%) CCEE
7 31 (7.56%) CCEA
8 27 (6.59%) MCITP
9 26 (6.34%) MCSA
10 25 (6.10%) MCP
11 23 (5.61%) Security Cleared
12 22 (5.37%) SC Cleared
13 12 (2.93%) Cisco Certification
13 12 (2.93%) VCP4
13 12 (2.93%) VCP5
14 9 (2.20%) MCTS
15 8 (1.95%) ITIL Certification
16 7 (1.71%) CCNP
17 6 (1.46%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.73%) SLA
3 1 (0.24%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 164 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 132 (32.20%) Active Directory
3 108 (26.34%) Hyper-V
4 61 (14.88%) vSphere
5 47 (11.46%) XenDesktop
6 40 (9.76%) XenApp
7 24 (5.85%) VMware ESX
8 20 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (2.44%) XenServer
10 9 (2.20%) Docker
11 8 (1.95%) Forefront TMG
11 8 (1.95%) Xen
12 7 (1.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 7 (1.71%) ISA Server
12 7 (1.71%) UAG
13 2 (0.49%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 2 (0.49%) DFS Replication
14 1 (0.24%) Samba
14 1 (0.24%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 62 (15.12%) SCCM
2 52 (12.68%) SCOM
3 24 (5.85%) SCVMM
4 20 (4.88%) SELinux
5 18 (4.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 11 (2.68%) SCDPM
7 10 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (1.95%) Ansible
9 7 (1.71%) SCSM
9 7 (1.71%) Windows Intune
9 7 (1.71%) ARCserve
10 6 (1.46%) NetBackup
11 5 (1.22%) Nagios
12 4 (0.98%) EMC NetWorker
12 4 (0.98%) Cacti
12 4 (0.98%) Legato
12 4 (0.98%) Icinga
13 3 (0.73%) WSUS
14 2 (0.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 2 (0.49%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 238 (58.05%) Microsoft
2 222 (54.15%) VMware
3 134 (32.68%) Citrix
4 91 (22.20%) Cisco
5 48 (11.71%) HP
5 48 (11.71%) EMC
6 40 (9.76%) NetApp
7 38 (9.27%) Oracle
8 31 (7.56%) AppSense
9 22 (5.37%) Veeam
10 14 (3.41%) SAP
10 14 (3.41%) Dell
11 13 (3.17%) Sun
11 13 (3.17%) Juniper
11 13 (3.17%) Symantec
12 12 (2.93%) IBM
13 11 (2.68%) TOWER Software
14 8 (1.95%) CommVault
15 7 (1.71%) Hitachi
15 7 (1.71%) SolarWinds
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