The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 807 730 722
Rank change year-on-year
-77 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 108 139 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.092% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.14% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 107 124 166
Average salary £52,500 £54,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £70,000 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £54,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +27.05%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
111102 102616 112143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.25% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90827 85015 96150
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 24 July 2014 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 24 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
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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 -41 102 £52,500 -2.77% 13
London -46 28 £68,750 +25.00% 1
South East -37 22 £52,500 -12.50% 4
South West -5 21 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Dorset - 14 £35,000 -
Bournemouth - 13 £35,000 -
West Midlands +11 10 £45,000 -18.18%
Hampshire +2 9 £52,500 -26.31% 1
East of England -16 8 £66,000 +22.22%
Farnborough - 8 £52,500 - 1
Hertfordshire -21 7 £66,000 +22.22%
Yorkshire -29 7 £39,500 -16.84% 6
Birmingham +5 6 £45,000 -2.70%
Leeds -27 6 £38,000 -15.55% 4
West Yorkshire -38 6 £38,000 -20.00% 4
Kent - 5 £52,500 -
Oxfordshire +5 4 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Banbury -4 3 £37,500 -25.00%
Surrey -5 3 £55,000 +15.78% 1
City of London -10 3 £50,000 +2.56%
East Midlands - 3 £43,500 -
Wiltshire - 3 £42,500 -
Manchester +1 2 £45,000 -
Solihull -6 2 £42,500 +6.25%
North West -9 2 £45,000 - 1
Glasgow -14 2 £40,000 -13.97% 3
Scotland -28 2 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Swindon - 2 £40,000 -
Bath - 2 £53,750 - 1
Somerset - 2 £53,750 - 1

Infrastructure Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

1 130 (55.79%) Microsoft
2 128 (54.94%) Windows
3 99 (42.49%) VMware
4 84 (36.05%) SAN
5 72 (30.90%) VMware Infrastructure
6 69 (29.61%) Firewall
7 64 (27.47%) Citrix
8 63 (27.04%) Active Directory
9 55 (23.61%) MS Exchange
10 54 (23.18%) Cisco
11 49 (21.03%) MS Excel
12 48 (20.60%) Windows Server 2008
13 41 (17.60%) Hyper-V
14 40 (17.17%) Disaster Recovery
15 37 (15.88%) Finance
15 37 (15.88%) Microsoft Certification
16 35 (15.02%) SharePoint
16 35 (15.02%) SQL Server
17 33 (14.16%) TCP/IP
18 32 (13.73%) Cisco Certification
19 31 (13.30%) MCSE
20 28 (12.02%) Degree
21 27 (11.59%) SCCM
22 26 (11.16%) CCNA
23 25 (10.73%) DNS
23 25 (10.73%) MCITP
23 25 (10.73%) Lync
23 25 (10.73%) Windows Server 2012
24 24 (10.30%) Linux
25 23 (9.87%) ITIL

Infrastructure Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 55 (23.61%) MS Exchange
2 35 (15.02%) SharePoint
3 25 (10.73%) Lync
4 16 (6.87%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (4.72%) SharePoint 2010
5 11 (4.72%) IIS
6 8 (3.43%) OpenStack
6 8 (3.43%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (3.00%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2000
8 6 (2.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (2.58%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (2.15%) Apache
9 5 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (1.72%) Tomcat
10 4 (1.72%) MS Project Server
11 3 (1.29%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (1.29%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.86%) WebLogic
Applications
1 49 (21.03%) MS Excel
2 18 (7.73%) MS Office
3 7 (3.00%) MS Project
4 3 (1.29%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (9.87%) Office 365
2 15 (6.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (4.72%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (3.86%) IaaS
5 3 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.43%) SaaS
6 1 (0.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (36.05%) SAN
2 69 (29.61%) Firewall
3 33 (14.16%) TCP/IP
4 25 (10.73%) DNS
5 23 (9.87%) WAN
6 22 (9.44%) VPN
7 21 (9.01%) LAN
8 20 (8.58%) DHCP
8 20 (8.58%) NAS
9 11 (4.72%) Network Security
10 10 (4.29%) VLAN
11 8 (3.43%) X.509
12 7 (3.00%) Internet
13 6 (2.58%) Kerberos
13 6 (2.58%) NetScaler
14 5 (2.15%) Multicast
14 5 (2.15%) BGP
14 5 (2.15%) OSPF
15 4 (1.72%) VPLS
15 4 (1.72%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (15.02%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.29%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.29%) MySQL
4 2 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.43%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.43%) SQLPlus
5 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.86%) MSI
2 1 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 37 (15.88%) Finance
2 8 (3.43%) Banking
2 8 (3.43%) German Language
3 6 (2.58%) Marketing
4 4 (1.72%) Retail
4 4 (1.72%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.29%) Electronics
5 3 (1.29%) Legal
5 3 (1.29%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.86%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.86%) Law
7 1 (0.43%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.43%) French Language
7 1 (0.43%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.58%) Middleware
2 7 (3.00%) SAML
2 7 (3.00%) JMS
3 4 (1.72%) Application Packaging
4 2 (0.86%) Web Services
5 1 (0.43%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.43%) .NET
5 1 (0.43%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.44%) Management Information System
2 12 (5.15%) Thin Client
2 12 (5.15%) Fat Client
3 11 (4.72%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.29%) Clustering
5 9 (3.86%) PKI
6 8 (3.43%) Cryptography
6 8 (3.43%) CESG
6 8 (3.43%) CESG CLAS
6 8 (3.43%) Smartcard
7 6 (2.58%) Replication
8 5 (2.15%) Blackberry
9 4 (1.72%) NHS
10 3 (1.29%) FMCG
10 3 (1.29%) DTV
11 2 (0.86%) PACS
11 2 (0.86%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.43%) Physics
12 1 (0.43%) Credit Risk
12 1 (0.43%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 128 (54.94%) Windows
2 48 (20.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (10.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (10.30%) Linux
5 19 (8.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (5.15%) Windows Vista
7 11 (4.72%) Windows 8
7 11 (4.72%) UNIX
8 9 (3.86%) Windows 7
9 8 (3.43%) Windows 2000 Server
10 7 (3.00%) Solaris
11 5 (2.15%) Mac OS X
11 5 (2.15%) AIX
12 4 (1.72%) HPUX
12 4 (1.72%) CentOS
13 3 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.86%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.86%) Debian
14 2 (0.86%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (17.17%) Disaster Recovery
2 23 (9.87%) ITIL
3 16 (6.87%) Network Design
3 16 (6.87%) Service Management
4 15 (6.44%) Change Management
5 14 (6.01%) Business Transformation
6 13 (5.58%) Project Planning
6 13 (5.58%) Business Development
7 11 (4.72%) Software Deployment
8 10 (4.29%) Service Delivery
8 10 (4.29%) Risk Management
8 10 (4.29%) Migration
8 10 (4.29%) Build Automation
9 9 (3.86%) Project Management
9 9 (3.86%) TOGAF
10 8 (3.43%) Technical Architecture
10 8 (3.43%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (3.00%) Capacity Planning
11 7 (3.00%) PRINCE2
12 6 (2.58%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 23 (9.87%) SQL
2 11 (4.72%) PowerShell
3 7 (3.00%) Bash Shell
4 6 (2.58%) Python
5 5 (2.15%) Perl
6 4 (1.72%) VBScript
6 4 (1.72%) C
7 3 (1.29%) Ruby
8 2 (0.86%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.43%) R
9 1 (0.43%) C#
9 1 (0.43%) C++
9 1 (0.43%) Java
9 1 (0.43%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.43%) PHP
9 1 (0.43%) LINC
Qualifications
1 37 (15.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (13.73%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (13.30%) MCSE
4 28 (12.02%) Degree
5 26 (11.16%) CCNA
6 25 (10.73%) MCITP
7 19 (8.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 16 (6.87%) Citrix Certification
9 15 (6.44%) Security Cleared
10 14 (6.01%) CCA
10 14 (6.01%) SC Cleared
11 10 (4.29%) CCNP
12 9 (3.86%) CISSP
13 5 (2.15%) MCTS
14 4 (1.72%) MCP
14 4 (1.72%) CCIP
15 3 (1.29%) CCIE
15 3 (1.29%) MCSA
16 2 (0.86%) DV Cleared
17 1 (0.43%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (2.58%) SLA
3 5 (2.15%) COBIT
4 1 (0.43%) GCP
System Software
1 72 (30.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 63 (27.04%) Active Directory
3 41 (17.60%) Hyper-V
4 14 (6.01%) XenApp
4 14 (6.01%) UAG
5 12 (5.15%) XenDesktop
6 10 (4.29%) Forefront TMG
6 10 (4.29%) vSphere
7 9 (3.86%) ISA Server
8 8 (3.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 7 (3.00%) VMware ESX
10 5 (2.15%) Xen
11 4 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (1.72%) XenServer
12 3 (1.29%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 3 (1.29%) KVM
12 3 (1.29%) RHEV
13 1 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.43%) NFS
13 1 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 27 (11.59%) SCCM
2 20 (8.58%) SCOM
3 8 (3.43%) Backup Exec
4 6 (2.58%) Nagios
5 5 (2.15%) WSUS
6 4 (1.72%) NetBackup
6 4 (1.72%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (1.29%) Puppet
8 2 (0.86%) Salt
8 2 (0.86%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (0.86%) HAProxy
8 2 (0.86%) AppDNA
8 2 (0.86%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.86%) Ganglia
9 1 (0.43%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.43%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.43%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.43%) Nessus
Vendors
1 130 (55.79%) Microsoft
2 99 (42.49%) VMware
3 64 (27.47%) Citrix
4 54 (23.18%) Cisco
5 15 (6.44%) Dell
6 13 (5.58%) HP
7 11 (4.72%) Juniper
8 10 (4.29%) NetApp
9 9 (3.86%) EMC
9 9 (3.86%) SAP
10 8 (3.43%) IBM
10 8 (3.43%) Red Hat
11 7 (3.00%) TIBCO
11 7 (3.00%) Oracle
11 7 (3.00%) Brocade
12 6 (2.58%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (2.58%) F5
13 5 (2.15%) CheckPoint
13 5 (2.15%) Apple
13 5 (2.15%) Avaya
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: Great Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + £10K bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Highly competitive package
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance+Bonus+More Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Roc Search
Salary: £50000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Kendal
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Car
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Oxfordshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago