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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 652 791 749
Rank change year-on-year
+139 -42
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 249 108 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.098% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.10% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 224 90 137
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%

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
106313 103834 110138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.66% 94.68% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88520 84369 94875
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £26,500 £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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +142 241 £47,500 -5.00% 21
South West - 75 £50,000 - 1
London +41 63 £47,500 - 8
Dorset - 41 £37,500 - 1
South East +21 37 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Poole - 29 £50,000 -
West Midlands +11 24 £47,500 -5.00% 2
North West -9 19 £42,500 +54.54%
Gloucestershire - 19 £57,500 -
Coventry - 15 £47,583 -
Surrey +9 14 £45,000 -5.26%
Oxfordshire +7 11 £46,250 -28.84% 2
Manchester -21 11 £42,500 +54.54%
City of London +12 10 £47,500 -13.63% 3
Bournemouth - 10 £35,000 - 1
Yorkshire -18 9 £35,000 -39.13% 3
Somerset - 9 £62,500 -
Berkshire +8 8 £32,000 -1.53%
West Yorkshire -8 8 £35,000 -46.15%
East Midlands +9 6 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Leeds 0 6 £35,000 -46.15%
Leatherhead - 6 £60,000 -
Bath - 6 £62,500 -
Reigate - 6 £40,000 -
Nottinghamshire +14 5 £54,250 +8.50%
Nottingham +13 5 £54,250 +8.50%
Birmingham -13 5 £51,000 -2.85%
East of England -18 5 £66,000 +32.00%
Cheltenham - 5 £55,000 -
Newbury +5 4 £31,500 -30.00%

Infrastructure Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 227 (60.86%) Windows
2 191 (51.21%) Microsoft
3 184 (49.33%) VMware
4 146 (39.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 118 (31.64%) MS Exchange
5 118 (31.64%) SAN
6 117 (31.37%) Citrix
7 114 (30.56%) MS Excel
8 100 (26.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 98 (26.27%) Active Directory
9 98 (26.27%) Firewall
10 82 (21.98%) MCSE
10 82 (21.98%) Hyper-V
11 75 (20.11%) Windows Server 2008
12 72 (19.30%) Cisco
12 72 (19.30%) Linux
13 70 (18.77%) Windows Server 2012
14 63 (16.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 61 (16.35%) WAN
16 59 (15.82%) EMC
16 59 (15.82%) Lync
17 56 (15.01%) Project Management
18 51 (13.67%) Finance
18 51 (13.67%) NetApp
18 51 (13.67%) SQL
19 49 (13.14%) Migration
20 48 (12.87%) HP
20 48 (12.87%) CCA
20 48 (12.87%) Citrix Certification
21 46 (12.33%) SQL Server

Infrastructure Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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
1 118 (31.64%) MS Exchange
2 59 (15.82%) Lync
3 33 (8.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 29 (7.77%) IIS
5 25 (6.70%) Exchange Server 2013
6 17 (4.56%) SharePoint
7 11 (2.95%) CMS
7 11 (2.95%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (1.88%) Tomcat
8 7 (1.88%) OpenStack
9 6 (1.61%) Apache
9 6 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (1.34%) IBM HTTP Server
10 5 (1.34%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.80%) Office Communications Server
11 3 (0.80%) WebSphere Portal
11 3 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 114 (30.56%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.27%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 30 (8.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (6.97%) Office 365
3 7 (1.88%) IaaS
4 4 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 118 (31.64%) SAN
2 98 (26.27%) Firewall
3 61 (16.35%) WAN
4 44 (11.80%) VPN
5 40 (10.72%) LAN
6 35 (9.38%) TCP/IP
7 33 (8.85%) NetScaler
8 24 (6.43%) DNS
8 24 (6.43%) iSCSI
9 23 (6.17%) Fibre Channel
10 17 (4.56%) Internet
11 15 (4.02%) DHCP
12 13 (3.49%) PBX
13 12 (3.22%) Cisco IOS
13 12 (3.22%) X.509
14 11 (2.95%) OSPF
14 11 (2.95%) BGP
14 11 (2.95%) Ethernet
14 11 (2.95%) FCoE
14 11 (2.95%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (12.33%) SQL Server
2 29 (7.77%) MySQL
3 12 (3.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.34%) DB2
5 5 (1.34%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.27%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.27%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.27%) SQLPlus
7 1 (0.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (1.34%) Subversion
1 5 (1.34%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.07%) WinRunner
2 4 (1.07%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (1.07%) LoadRunner
2 4 (1.07%) SilkPerformer
3 3 (0.80%) Ant
3 3 (0.80%) Maven
3 3 (0.80%) Build Forge
3 3 (0.80%) Hudson
3 3 (0.80%) Jenkins
General
1 51 (13.67%) Finance
2 15 (4.02%) Telecoms
3 14 (3.75%) Aerospace
4 12 (3.22%) Retail
5 11 (2.95%) Electronics
6 9 (2.41%) Banking
6 9 (2.41%) Marketing
6 9 (2.41%) German Language
7 8 (2.14%) Dutch Language
7 8 (2.14%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.14%) Spanish Language
8 6 (1.61%) Italian Language
9 4 (1.07%) French Language
10 3 (0.80%) Legal
11 2 (0.54%) Local Government
11 2 (0.54%) Publishing
11 2 (0.54%) Law
12 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.22%) .NET
2 9 (2.41%) Web Services
3 5 (1.34%) Middleware
4 4 (1.07%) SAML
5 3 (0.80%) XML
6 2 (0.54%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.27%) X-Windows
7 1 (0.27%) JMS
7 1 (0.27%) CGI
7 1 (0.27%) HTML
7 1 (0.27%) J2EE
7 1 (0.27%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.31%) Management Information System
2 19 (5.09%) Thin Client
2 19 (5.09%) Fat Client
3 18 (4.83%) Clustering
4 15 (4.02%) Enterprise Storage
5 14 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (3.49%) Computer Science
6 13 (3.49%) PKI
7 12 (3.22%) CESG
7 12 (3.22%) CESG CLAS
7 12 (3.22%) Cryptography
7 12 (3.22%) Smartcard
8 10 (2.68%) Replication
9 9 (2.41%) EqualLogic
10 8 (2.14%) NHS
11 6 (1.61%) DTV
11 6 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (1.34%) Open Source
12 5 (1.34%) Blackberry
13 3 (0.80%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 227 (60.86%) Windows
2 75 (20.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 72 (19.30%) Linux
4 70 (18.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (8.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 30 (8.04%) UNIX
7 19 (5.09%) Windows Vista
8 18 (4.83%) Windows 7
9 16 (4.29%) Windows 8
10 14 (3.75%) Solaris
10 14 (3.75%) Windows XP
11 5 (1.34%) AIX
12 4 (1.07%) Mac OS X
12 4 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (1.07%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (0.80%) CentOS
14 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (15.01%) Project Management
2 49 (13.14%) Migration
3 45 (12.06%) ITIL
4 33 (8.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 26 (6.97%) Performance Tuning
6 22 (5.90%) Mentoring
6 22 (5.90%) Risk Management
7 16 (4.29%) Network Design
7 16 (4.29%) Cyber Security
7 16 (4.29%) Performance Analysis
8 15 (4.02%) Load Balancing
8 15 (4.02%) Service Delivery
9 14 (3.75%) Project Planning
9 14 (3.75%) Business Transformation
10 13 (3.49%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (3.22%) Change Management
12 11 (2.95%) CAD
12 11 (2.95%) Capacity Planning
13 10 (2.68%) PRINCE2
14 9 (2.41%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 51 (13.67%) SQL
2 45 (12.06%) PowerShell
3 43 (11.53%) Perl
4 32 (8.58%) Python
5 12 (3.22%) Ruby
5 12 (3.22%) C
6 8 (2.14%) Bash Shell
7 7 (1.88%) Shell Script
7 7 (1.88%) PHP
8 6 (1.61%) VBA
9 5 (1.34%) Tcl
9 5 (1.34%) Java
10 4 (1.07%) VBScript
10 4 (1.07%) VB
11 3 (0.80%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.80%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 100 (26.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 82 (21.98%) MCSE
3 63 (16.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 48 (12.87%) CCA
4 48 (12.87%) Citrix Certification
5 44 (11.80%) Degree
6 33 (8.85%) Cisco Certification
7 30 (8.04%) MCITP
7 30 (8.04%) CCEE
8 29 (7.77%) CCEA
9 26 (6.97%) MCSA
10 24 (6.43%) Security Cleared
11 19 (5.09%) CCNA
12 17 (4.56%) CCNP
12 17 (4.56%) MCP
12 17 (4.56%) SC Cleared
13 16 (4.29%) CISSP
14 15 (4.02%) VCP5
15 13 (3.49%) VCP4
16 12 (3.22%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.34%) SLA
2 3 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.54%) QA
3 2 (0.54%) GCP
System Software
1 146 (39.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 98 (26.27%) Active Directory
3 82 (21.98%) Hyper-V
4 45 (12.06%) vSphere
5 43 (11.53%) XenDesktop
6 32 (8.58%) XenApp
7 28 (7.51%) VMware ESX
8 17 (4.56%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (2.41%) XenServer
10 8 (2.14%) Xen
11 6 (1.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 6 (1.61%) ISA Server
11 6 (1.61%) Forefront TMG
11 6 (1.61%) UAG
12 5 (1.34%) Docker
13 4 (1.07%) KVM
13 4 (1.07%) VMware Workstation
13 4 (1.07%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 3 (0.80%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 3 (0.80%) NFS
Systems Management
1 28 (7.51%) SCCM
2 25 (6.70%) SCOM
3 11 (2.95%) SCDPM
4 10 (2.68%) SELinux
5 9 (2.41%) NetBackup
6 7 (1.88%) Nagios
7 6 (1.61%) ARCserve
7 6 (1.61%) SCVMM
7 6 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (1.07%) Ansible
8 4 (1.07%) Backup Exec
8 4 (1.07%) EMC NetWorker
8 4 (1.07%) Cacti
8 4 (1.07%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (0.80%) Legato
9 3 (0.80%) Puppet
9 3 (0.80%) AppDNA
9 3 (0.80%) Icinga
10 2 (0.54%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 191 (51.21%) Microsoft
2 184 (49.33%) VMware
3 117 (31.37%) Citrix
4 72 (19.30%) Cisco
5 59 (15.82%) EMC
6 51 (13.67%) NetApp
7 48 (12.87%) HP
8 36 (9.65%) Oracle
9 32 (8.58%) AppSense
10 26 (6.97%) IBM
11 20 (5.36%) Dell
11 20 (5.36%) Juniper
12 12 (3.22%) CommVault
12 12 (3.22%) SAP
13 11 (2.95%) Veeam
14 10 (2.68%) Sun
15 9 (2.41%) Symantec
16 6 (1.61%) TOWER Software
16 6 (1.61%) F5
17 5 (1.34%) Apple
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £3k on-call + 5% bonus
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City, London
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester
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Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: Up to 55K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: Up to 55K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
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Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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London
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Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits
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Harrogate
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Sheffield
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits / Home Working / Bonus
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Derbyshire
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits / Home Working / Bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
Sheffield
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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England
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 20 days ago