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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 735 797 742
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -55
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 158 110 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.096% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.10% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 142 102 116
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £48,750 £54,000
% change year-on-year
-5.12% -9.72%

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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +55 153 £47,500 -9.52% 12
South East +38 50 £47,500 -9.52% 4
London +32 44 £57,500 +2.22% 4
South West -20 28 £41,875 +19.64% 1
Hampshire +14 21 £40,000 -23.80% 2
Southampton - 18 £40,000 - 1
Dorset +4 14 £35,000 - 1
Bournemouth 0 14 £35,000 - 1
West Midlands +1 13 £46,250 +2.77%
Bath +15 11 £62,500 -
Surrey +14 11 £46,500 -22.50% 1
Oxfordshire +11 11 £47,500 +26.66%
Somerset +11 11 £62,500 -
Oxford - 10 £47,500 -
North West +8 9 £50,000 +11.11%
Birmingham +14 7 £45,000 -
Yorkshire +11 5 £42,500 +7.59% 1
East Midlands +2 5 £45,000 -30.76% 1
Guildford - 5 £50,000 -
Berkshire +13 4 £62,500 +108.33% 1
South Yorkshire +8 4 £42,500 -15.00%
Manchester +3 4 £38,250 -15.00%
East of England -5 4 £70,000 +6.06% 1
Derbyshire -10 4 £45,000 -30.76%
Liverpool - 4 - -
Merseyside - 4 - -
Woking - 4 £38,000 -
Derby - 4 £45,000 -
City of London +27 3 £66,500 +47.77%
Gloucester -5 3 £46,250 -

Infrastructure Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 208 (63.41%) Windows
2 206 (62.80%) VMware
3 173 (52.74%) Microsoft
4 129 (39.33%) SAN
5 123 (37.50%) Citrix
6 116 (35.37%) VMware Infrastructure
7 112 (34.15%) Cisco
8 93 (28.35%) MS Excel
9 87 (26.52%) Windows Server 2008
10 85 (25.91%) MS Exchange
11 84 (25.61%) Hyper-V
12 82 (25.00%) Firewall
13 81 (24.70%) Windows Server 2012
14 75 (22.87%) Data Centre
15 74 (22.56%) Active Directory
16 73 (22.26%) Microsoft Certification
17 62 (18.90%) MCSE
17 62 (18.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 60 (18.29%) Citrix Certification
19 55 (16.77%) SCCM
20 54 (16.46%) Linux
21 51 (15.55%) WAN
22 50 (15.24%) CCA
23 48 (14.63%) DNS
24 47 (14.33%) EMC
24 47 (14.33%) XenApp
25 44 (13.41%) ITIL
26 38 (11.59%) SharePoint
27 37 (11.28%) TCP/IP
27 37 (11.28%) VPN

Infrastructure Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 85 (25.91%) MS Exchange
2 38 (11.59%) SharePoint
3 30 (9.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (6.40%) Exchange Server 2013
5 15 (4.57%) Lync
6 13 (3.96%) CMS
7 8 (2.44%) IIS
8 7 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (2.13%) OpenStack
9 5 (1.52%) Office Communications Server
10 4 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.91%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.30%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
13 1 (0.30%) Apache
13 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.30%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 93 (28.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (9.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (7.93%) Office 365
3 17 (5.18%) Azure Active Directory
4 15 (4.57%) IaaS
5 11 (3.35%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (3.05%) PaaS
7 8 (2.44%) SaaS
8 7 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.30%) CodePlex
Communications & Networking
1 129 (39.33%) SAN
2 82 (25.00%) Firewall
3 51 (15.55%) WAN
4 48 (14.63%) DNS
5 37 (11.28%) TCP/IP
5 37 (11.28%) VPN
6 36 (10.98%) IPsec
7 35 (10.67%) Fibre Channel
8 28 (8.54%) DHCP
9 27 (8.23%) Cisco IOS
9 27 (8.23%) Cisco ASA
10 26 (7.93%) Cisco PIX
10 26 (7.93%) iSCSI
11 23 (7.01%) LAN
11 23 (7.01%) OSPF
12 22 (6.71%) BGP
13 20 (6.10%) VoIP
14 16 (4.88%) NAS
15 15 (4.57%) FCoE
16 13 (3.96%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (8.84%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.61%) Big Data
3 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 28 (8.54%) Finance
2 18 (5.49%) Telecoms
3 12 (3.66%) Manufacturing
4 8 (2.44%) Retail
5 7 (2.13%) Online Betting
6 4 (1.22%) Legal
7 3 (0.91%) Banking
8 2 (0.61%) Marketing
8 2 (0.61%) Dutch Language
8 2 (0.61%) German Language
8 2 (0.61%) Italian Language
8 2 (0.61%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.61%) Electronics
9 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.30%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.44%) COM
2 6 (1.83%) Web Services
3 3 (0.91%) SAP Basis
4 2 (0.61%) .NET
4 2 (0.61%) SAML
4 2 (0.61%) Middleware
5 1 (0.30%) LAMP
5 1 (0.30%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 75 (22.87%) Data Centre
2 22 (6.71%) Private Cloud
3 21 (6.40%) Thin Client
3 21 (6.40%) Fat Client
4 16 (4.88%) Clustering
5 15 (4.57%) Computer Science
6 11 (3.35%) Enterprise Cloud
7 9 (2.74%) FMCG
8 5 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.22%) Public Cloud
10 3 (0.91%) iSeries
10 3 (0.91%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.91%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.61%) DTV
11 2 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.61%) FlexPod
11 2 (0.61%) HP StoreVirtual
12 1 (0.30%) EMC VNX
12 1 (0.30%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 208 (63.41%) Windows
2 87 (26.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 81 (24.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 54 (16.46%) Linux
5 22 (6.71%) UNIX
6 13 (3.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (3.96%) Windows Vista
7 11 (3.35%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.22%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.91%) NetWare
10 2 (0.61%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.61%) Solaris
11 1 (0.30%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (13.41%) ITIL
2 37 (11.28%) Project Management
3 28 (8.54%) Mentoring
4 25 (7.62%) Migration
5 21 (6.40%) Performance Tuning
6 19 (5.79%) Performance Analysis
7 14 (4.27%) Change Management
8 13 (3.96%) Business Continuity
9 12 (3.66%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (3.66%) PRINCE2
10 11 (3.35%) Service Delivery
10 11 (3.35%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (3.05%) Resource Management
11 10 (3.05%) Time Management
12 9 (2.74%) Service Management
13 8 (2.44%) E-Commerce
13 8 (2.44%) Load Balancing
14 7 (2.13%) Problem Management
14 7 (2.13%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (2.13%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 30 (9.15%) SQL
2 24 (7.32%) Perl
3 22 (6.71%) C
3 22 (6.71%) Python
3 22 (6.71%) Ruby
4 20 (6.10%) PowerShell
5 18 (5.49%) Bash Shell
6 14 (4.27%) Tcl
7 9 (2.74%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.22%) PHP
9 2 (0.61%) VBA
10 1 (0.30%) VBScript
10 1 (0.30%) VB
10 1 (0.30%) Korn
Qualifications
1 73 (22.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 62 (18.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 62 (18.90%) MCSE
3 60 (18.29%) Citrix Certification
4 50 (15.24%) CCA
5 33 (10.06%) MCSA
6 26 (7.93%) MCP
6 26 (7.93%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (7.93%) Security Cleared
7 25 (7.62%) SC Cleared
7 25 (7.62%) CCEE
7 25 (7.62%) CCEA
8 23 (7.01%) Degree
9 18 (5.49%) MCITP
10 13 (3.96%) CCNP
11 12 (3.66%) CCNA
12 10 (3.05%) CCDP
12 10 (3.05%) CISSP
12 10 (3.05%) EMC Certification
12 10 (3.05%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 116 (35.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 84 (25.61%) Hyper-V
3 74 (22.56%) Active Directory
4 47 (14.33%) XenApp
5 34 (10.37%) vSphere
6 15 (4.57%) XenDesktop
7 11 (3.35%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (3.35%) BitLocker
8 10 (3.05%) VMware ESX
9 9 (2.74%) Forefront TMG
10 6 (1.83%) ISA Server
11 4 (1.22%) VMware Server
11 4 (1.22%) UAG
12 3 (0.91%) vCloud
12 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (0.91%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.61%) Xen
14 1 (0.30%) NFS
14 1 (0.30%) Docker
14 1 (0.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 55 (16.77%) SCCM
2 33 (10.06%) SCOM
3 22 (6.71%) SCVMM
4 17 (5.18%) Windows Intune
4 17 (5.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 17 (5.18%) SCSM
5 15 (4.57%) SELinux
6 11 (3.35%) SCDPM
7 8 (2.44%) WSUS
8 6 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (1.22%) Puppet
10 3 (0.91%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 3 (0.91%) MOM
11 2 (0.61%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.61%) SCOrch
12 1 (0.30%) EMC NetWorker
12 1 (0.30%) Legato
12 1 (0.30%) NetBackup
12 1 (0.30%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 206 (62.80%) VMware
2 173 (52.74%) Microsoft
3 123 (37.50%) Citrix
4 112 (34.15%) Cisco
5 47 (14.33%) EMC
6 25 (7.62%) AppSense
7 23 (7.01%) HP
8 22 (6.71%) Veeam
9 18 (5.49%) NetApp
10 9 (2.74%) CommVault
11 7 (2.13%) Dell
11 7 (2.13%) SAP
11 7 (2.13%) F5
12 6 (1.83%) Sun
12 6 (1.83%) Juniper
13 5 (1.52%) Fortinet
14 4 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
14 4 (1.22%) Symantec
14 4 (1.22%) Oracle
14 4 (1.22%) IBM
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Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £45 000 - £75 000 (+ superb package!!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
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Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benfits & training & car
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
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