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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 718 771 758
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 164 121 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.11% 0.100%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 152 113 100
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,600 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £69,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -

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
99934 100679 103565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.83% 94.48% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 82413 80836 87730
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 £27,500 £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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +55 162 £50,000 +4.16% 17
London +14 62 £60,000 +9.09% 11
South West +20 34 £38,750 -32.60% 2
South East +3 34 £45,000 +11.11% 2
Dorset - 22 £35,000 - 2
Berkshire - 12 £40,000 - 2
Poole - 11 £37,500 - 1
Bournemouth - 11 £35,000 - 1
East of England +11 10 £61,250 +34.61%
Surrey +5 10 £45,000 +20.00%
City of London +2 10 £65,000 +18.18% 4
Reigate - 10 £45,000 -
West Midlands -20 9 £52,500 +23.52%
Newbury - 6 £31,500 -
Birmingham - 6 £61,250 -
Hertfordshire 0 5 £70,000 +145.61%
Yorkshire -8 5 £45,000 -25.00%
Somerset - 5 £62,500 -
Gloucestershire - 5 £57,500 -
Bath - 5 £62,500 -
Oxfordshire +1 4 - -
Milton Keynes - 4 £42,500 -
Abingdon - 4 - -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £42,500 -
Essex -5 3 £35,000 -44.00%
Leeds -10 3 £35,000 -27.08%
West Yorkshire -16 3 £35,000 -27.08%
North West -23 3 £50,000 +42.85% 2
East Midlands - 3 £45,000 -
Coventry - 3 £45,000 -

Infrastructure Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 252 (60.29%) Windows
2 232 (55.50%) Microsoft
3 220 (52.63%) VMware
4 168 (40.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 148 (35.41%) MS Exchange
6 145 (34.69%) Active Directory
7 131 (31.34%) Citrix
8 126 (30.14%) MS Excel
9 120 (28.71%) SAN
10 115 (27.51%) Firewall
11 108 (25.84%) Microsoft Certification
12 104 (24.88%) Hyper-V
13 92 (22.01%) Windows Server 2012
14 88 (21.05%) MCSE
15 83 (19.86%) Linux
15 83 (19.86%) Cisco
15 83 (19.86%) Windows Server 2008
16 80 (19.14%) WAN
17 79 (18.90%) SQL
17 79 (18.90%) Lync
18 68 (16.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 65 (15.55%) Migration
19 65 (15.55%) SQL Server
20 59 (14.11%) HP
20 59 (14.11%) Project Management
21 58 (13.88%) PowerShell
22 57 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
22 57 (13.64%) SCCM
22 57 (13.64%) Finance
23 56 (13.40%) vSphere

Infrastructure Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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
1 148 (35.41%) MS Exchange
2 79 (18.90%) Lync
3 57 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 56 (13.40%) Exchange Server 2013
5 41 (9.81%) IIS
6 27 (6.46%) SharePoint
7 15 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
9 10 (2.39%) CMS
9 10 (2.39%) OpenStack
10 7 (1.67%) Office Communications Server
10 7 (1.67%) Tomcat
10 7 (1.67%) WebLogic
11 5 (1.20%) IBM HTTP Server
11 5 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (1.20%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (0.72%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 126 (30.14%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 54 (12.92%) Office 365
2 49 (11.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.15%) IaaS
4 2 (0.48%) SaaS
4 2 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 120 (28.71%) SAN
2 115 (27.51%) Firewall
3 80 (19.14%) WAN
4 55 (13.16%) LAN
5 51 (12.20%) VPN
6 38 (9.09%) TCP/IP
7 34 (8.13%) NetScaler
8 31 (7.42%) Fibre Channel
8 31 (7.42%) iSCSI
9 30 (7.18%) DNS
10 18 (4.31%) Cisco IOS
11 17 (4.07%) PBX
12 16 (3.83%) Internet
12 16 (3.83%) OSPF
13 15 (3.59%) DHCP
14 14 (3.35%) BGP
14 14 (3.35%) Wireless
14 14 (3.35%) Network Security
14 14 (3.35%) Cisco ASA
14 14 (3.35%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (15.55%) SQL Server
2 29 (6.94%) MySQL
3 14 (3.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (3.35%) Oracle Database
4 9 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (1.20%) DB2
7 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (1.20%) Subversion
1 5 (1.20%) Git (software)
2 4 (0.96%) WinRunner
2 4 (0.96%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (0.96%) LoadRunner
2 4 (0.96%) SilkPerformer
3 3 (0.72%) Ant
3 3 (0.72%) Maven
3 3 (0.72%) Build Forge
3 3 (0.72%) Hudson
3 3 (0.72%) Jenkins
General
1 57 (13.64%) Finance
2 23 (5.50%) Telecoms
3 14 (3.35%) Aerospace
3 14 (3.35%) Spanish Language
4 12 (2.87%) Italian Language
4 12 (2.87%) Electronics
5 11 (2.63%) Dutch Language
5 11 (2.63%) German Language
6 10 (2.39%) Marketing
6 10 (2.39%) Retail
6 10 (2.39%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.44%) Law
8 5 (1.20%) Banking
9 4 (0.96%) Legal
10 3 (0.72%) French Language
11 2 (0.48%) Local Government
11 2 (0.48%) Advertising
11 2 (0.48%) Publishing
12 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.55%) .NET
2 10 (2.39%) Middleware
3 9 (2.15%) Web Services
4 7 (1.67%) Oracle Fusion
5 6 (1.44%) Application Packaging
5 6 (1.44%) SAML
6 3 (0.72%) XML
7 2 (0.48%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.48%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.24%) X-Windows
8 1 (0.24%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 1 (0.24%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.42%) Clustering
2 25 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (5.50%) Management Information System
4 20 (4.78%) Thin Client
4 20 (4.78%) Fat Client
5 15 (3.59%) Enterprise Storage
6 14 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (2.63%) Computer Science
8 9 (2.15%) EqualLogic
8 9 (2.15%) Replication
9 7 (1.67%) DTV
10 6 (1.44%) NHS
10 6 (1.44%) IPTV
11 3 (0.72%) Blackberry
12 2 (0.48%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.48%) Open Source
13 1 (0.24%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 252 (60.29%) Windows
2 92 (22.01%) Windows Server 2012
3 83 (19.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 83 (19.86%) Linux
4 36 (8.61%) UNIX
5 33 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (4.78%) Windows Vista
7 15 (3.59%) Windows 7
8 13 (3.11%) Solaris
9 12 (2.87%) Windows XP
10 10 (2.39%) Windows 8
11 5 (1.20%) AIX
12 3 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.48%) CentOS
14 1 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (15.55%) Migration
2 59 (14.11%) Project Management
3 42 (10.05%) ITIL
4 38 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
5 37 (8.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 24 (5.74%) Performance Analysis
7 22 (5.26%) Mentoring
8 16 (3.83%) Cyber Security
8 16 (3.83%) Service Delivery
9 15 (3.59%) Service Management
9 15 (3.59%) Load Balancing
10 14 (3.35%) Risk Management
10 14 (3.35%) PRINCE2
11 12 (2.87%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (2.87%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (2.87%) Network Design
11 12 (2.87%) Project Planning
11 12 (2.87%) Business Transformation
12 11 (2.63%) CAD
13 10 (2.39%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 79 (18.90%) SQL
2 58 (13.88%) PowerShell
3 48 (11.48%) Perl
4 36 (8.61%) Python
5 17 (4.07%) Ruby
5 17 (4.07%) C
6 12 (2.87%) Shell Script
7 11 (2.63%) Tcl
7 11 (2.63%) Bash Shell
8 10 (2.39%) VBA
9 8 (1.91%) PL/SQL
10 6 (1.44%) PHP
11 5 (1.20%) Java
11 5 (1.20%) JavaScript
12 4 (0.96%) VB
13 2 (0.48%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.24%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 108 (25.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 88 (21.05%) MCSE
3 68 (16.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 54 (12.92%) CCA
4 54 (12.92%) Citrix Certification
5 53 (12.68%) Degree
6 30 (7.18%) CCEE
7 29 (6.94%) MCITP
7 29 (6.94%) CCEA
8 28 (6.70%) MCSA
9 25 (5.98%) Security Cleared
10 22 (5.26%) MCP
11 21 (5.02%) Cisco Certification
12 18 (4.31%) SC Cleared
13 16 (3.83%) VCP4
14 15 (3.59%) VCP5
15 12 (2.87%) CCNA
16 11 (2.63%) CCNP
17 10 (2.39%) MCTS
18 8 (1.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.96%) SLA
1 4 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.24%) QA
2 1 (0.24%) GCP
2 1 (0.24%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 168 (40.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 145 (34.69%) Active Directory
3 104 (24.88%) Hyper-V
4 56 (13.40%) vSphere
5 48 (11.48%) XenDesktop
6 39 (9.33%) XenApp
7 28 (6.70%) VMware ESX
8 21 (5.02%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (2.87%) XenServer
10 9 (2.15%) Docker
11 8 (1.91%) Forefront TMG
11 8 (1.91%) UAG
11 8 (1.91%) Xen
11 8 (1.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 8 (1.91%) ISA Server
12 4 (0.96%) VMware Workstation
12 4 (0.96%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 3 (0.72%) NFS
13 3 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.48%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 57 (13.64%) SCCM
2 47 (11.24%) SCOM
3 18 (4.31%) SCVMM
4 14 (3.35%) SELinux
5 12 (2.87%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 11 (2.63%) SCDPM
7 10 (2.39%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (1.91%) Ansible
9 7 (1.67%) ARCserve
9 7 (1.67%) NetBackup
10 6 (1.44%) Nagios
11 5 (1.20%) EMC NetWorker
12 4 (0.96%) Legato
12 4 (0.96%) Cacti
12 4 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (0.96%) Icinga
13 3 (0.72%) Backup Exec
14 2 (0.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 1 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 232 (55.50%) Microsoft
2 220 (52.63%) VMware
3 131 (31.34%) Citrix
4 83 (19.86%) Cisco
5 59 (14.11%) HP
6 54 (12.92%) EMC
6 54 (12.92%) NetApp
7 46 (11.00%) Oracle
8 32 (7.66%) AppSense
9 25 (5.98%) IBM
10 19 (4.55%) Dell
11 17 (4.07%) Veeam
12 15 (3.59%) Juniper
13 14 (3.35%) Sun
14 13 (3.11%) SAP
15 12 (2.87%) Symantec
16 11 (2.63%) CommVault
17 10 (2.39%) TOWER Software
18 7 (1.67%) Hitachi
18 7 (1.67%) SolarWinds
City of London
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: DOE
Posted: 4 hours ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Company Car or Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Posted: 8 days ago
Crewe
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 per annum + CAR
Posted: 15 days ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + £5000 Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago