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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 796 721 807
Rank change year-on-year
-75 +86
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 139 216 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.21% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 113 189 116
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,650
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £68,625 £69,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016 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 10 February 2016. 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 -72 118 £45,000 -10.00% 11
South East +15 56 £42,500 -5.55% 5
Hampshire +38 25 £42,500 -15.00% 2
London -35 23 £52,500 -8.69% 3
Surrey +17 19 £55,000 +22.22%
East Midlands +14 18 £41,250 -17.50%
Southampton +10 15 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Scotland +13 12 £38,000 -15.55% 3
Derbyshire +10 11 £43,125 -
Derby +9 11 £43,125 -
Egham - 10 £60,000 -
Leicestershire +11 9 £35,000 -36.36%
East of England +1 8 £70,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +7 7 £70,000 - 1
Oxfordshire -3 7 £47,500 +28.37%
Edinburgh - 7 £38,000 -
Oxford - 6 £47,500 -
North West +29 5 £37,500 +25.00%
Glasgow -17 5 - - 3
City of London +50 4 £48,250 -25.76%
West Midlands -25 4 £45,000 -2.70%
Havant - 4 £35,500 -
Cheshire - 4 £37,500 -
Kent +4 3 £31,000 -34.73%
Berkshire -17 3 £70,000 +75.00% 1
South West -57 3 £43,000 -4.44% 1
Reading +5 2 £72,500 +81.25%
Yorkshire +4 2 £43,125 +23.21% 1
Nottinghamshire +4 2 £43,125 -13.75%
Leicester +1 2 £43,125 -21.59%

Infrastructure Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 209 (65.31%) Windows
2 179 (55.94%) Microsoft
3 163 (50.94%) VMware
4 143 (44.69%) Windows Server
5 139 (43.44%) SAN
6 127 (39.69%) Active Directory
7 113 (35.31%) Citrix
8 111 (34.69%) MS Exchange
9 106 (33.13%) Windows Server 2012
10 105 (32.81%) Cisco
11 100 (31.25%) Hyper-V
12 92 (28.75%) MS Excel
13 88 (27.50%) Windows Server 2008
14 81 (25.31%) VMware Infrastructure
14 81 (25.31%) Microsoft Certification
15 73 (22.81%) WAN
16 70 (21.88%) Firewall
17 69 (21.56%) MCSE
18 68 (21.25%) Presales
19 66 (20.63%) Data Centre
19 66 (20.63%) Exchange Server 2010
20 64 (20.00%) Linux
21 61 (19.06%) MCSA
22 58 (18.13%) LAN
22 58 (18.13%) SCCM
23 53 (16.56%) XenApp
24 51 (15.94%) SQL Server
25 49 (15.31%) DNS
26 46 (14.38%) MCP
27 44 (13.75%) Exchange Server 2013

Infrastructure Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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
1 111 (34.69%) MS Exchange
2 66 (20.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 44 (13.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 41 (12.81%) Skype for Business
5 28 (8.75%) IIS
6 16 (5.00%) SharePoint
7 8 (2.50%) JBoss
7 8 (2.50%) WebLogic
8 6 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (0.94%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.63%) Apache
10 2 (0.63%) CMS
10 2 (0.63%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.63%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.31%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 92 (28.75%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 42 (13.13%) Office 365
2 37 (11.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (7.81%) IaaS
4 17 (5.31%) PaaS
5 13 (4.06%) SaaS
6 11 (3.44%) Azure Active Directory
7 10 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.31%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 139 (43.44%) SAN
2 73 (22.81%) WAN
3 70 (21.88%) Firewall
4 58 (18.13%) LAN
5 49 (15.31%) DNS
6 43 (13.44%) VPN
7 42 (13.13%) Cisco ASA
8 37 (11.56%) iSCSI
9 30 (9.38%) DHCP
10 29 (9.06%) VLAN
11 25 (7.81%) TCP/IP
12 23 (7.19%) IPsec
13 15 (4.69%) Fibre Channel
14 14 (4.38%) Cisco IOS
14 14 (4.38%) NAS
15 12 (3.75%) FCoE
16 11 (3.44%) SSL
17 9 (2.81%) Internet
18 6 (1.88%) BGP
18 6 (1.88%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (15.94%) SQL Server
2 27 (8.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (8.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (2.19%) PowerCenter
5 4 (1.25%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.63%) Big Data
7 1 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.31%) MySQL
7 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
General
1 32 (10.00%) Finance
2 12 (3.75%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.19%) Legal
4 6 (1.88%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.56%) Electronics
6 4 (1.25%) Retail
7 3 (0.94%) Banking
8 2 (0.63%) Games
8 2 (0.63%) Marketing
9 1 (0.31%) Advertising
9 1 (0.31%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.38%) Middleware
2 8 (2.50%) Web Services
3 5 (1.56%) .NET
4 2 (0.63%) COM
4 2 (0.63%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 66 (20.63%) Data Centre
2 29 (9.06%) Clustering
3 26 (8.13%) EqualLogic
4 16 (5.00%) Private Cloud
5 13 (4.06%) Public Cloud
6 11 (3.44%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (3.13%) Enterprise Cloud
8 8 (2.50%) Computer Science
9 6 (1.88%) Replication
10 5 (1.56%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.25%) Fat Client
11 4 (1.25%) FMCG
11 4 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (1.25%) Thin Client
12 3 (0.94%) Internet of Things
12 3 (0.94%) Mainframe
12 3 (0.94%) NHS
12 3 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
13 2 (0.63%) Celerra
13 2 (0.63%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 209 (65.31%) Windows
2 143 (44.69%) Windows Server
3 106 (33.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 88 (27.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 64 (20.00%) Linux
6 29 (9.06%) Unix
6 29 (9.06%) Windows 7
7 14 (4.38%) Windows 10
8 11 (3.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (2.19%) AIX
10 4 (1.25%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.94%) Solaris
12 1 (0.31%) NetWare
12 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (21.25%) Presales
2 42 (13.13%) Migration
3 30 (9.38%) ITIL
4 27 (8.44%) Project Management
5 25 (7.81%) Network Load Balancing
6 22 (6.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 20 (6.25%) Mentoring
8 19 (5.94%) Load Balancing
9 18 (5.63%) Service Delivery
10 15 (4.69%) Information Security
10 15 (4.69%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (3.75%) Performance Analysis
11 12 (3.75%) Service Management
12 11 (3.44%) Business Transformation
12 11 (3.44%) Change Management
12 11 (3.44%) Performance Tuning
12 11 (3.44%) Project Planning
13 10 (3.13%) Server Building
14 8 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
14 8 (2.50%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 16 (5.00%) SQL
2 12 (3.75%) Bash Shell
3 6 (1.88%) C#
4 4 (1.25%) C
5 3 (0.94%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.63%) Korn
7 1 (0.31%) Perl
7 1 (0.31%) Python
7 1 (0.31%) Ruby
7 1 (0.31%) Tcl
7 1 (0.31%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 81 (25.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 69 (21.56%) MCSE
3 61 (19.06%) MCSA
4 46 (14.38%) MCP
5 40 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 37 (11.56%) Degree
7 29 (9.06%) MCITP
8 23 (7.19%) Security Cleared
9 22 (6.88%) SC Cleared
10 19 (5.94%) Citrix Certification
11 17 (5.31%) CCA
12 15 (4.69%) CCEA
12 15 (4.69%) CCEE
13 14 (4.38%) Cisco Certification
14 12 (3.75%) CCNA
15 8 (2.50%) CCNP
16 7 (2.19%) VCP5
17 4 (1.25%) VCAP
18 3 (0.94%) BICSI Certification
18 3 (0.94%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.19%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.88%) SLA
3 5 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.94%) COBIT
5 2 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 127 (39.69%) Active Directory
2 100 (31.25%) Hyper-V
3 81 (25.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 53 (16.56%) XenApp
5 29 (9.06%) vSphere
6 17 (5.31%) XenDesktop
7 11 (3.44%) VMware ESX
8 10 (3.13%) BitLocker
9 4 (1.25%) VMware Server
10 3 (0.94%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (0.94%) ISA Server
10 3 (0.94%) NFS
10 3 (0.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 3 (0.94%) XenServer
11 2 (0.63%) UAG
11 2 (0.63%) vCloud
11 2 (0.63%) Xen
12 1 (0.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 58 (18.13%) SCCM
2 40 (12.50%) SCOM
3 27 (8.44%) Backup Exec
4 25 (7.81%) WSUS
5 15 (4.69%) SCDPM
5 15 (4.69%) SCSM
5 15 (4.69%) SCVMM
6 12 (3.75%) SELinux
7 11 (3.44%) Windows Intune
8 10 (3.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 5 (1.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 4 (1.25%) EMC NetWorker
10 4 (1.25%) Legato
10 4 (1.25%) Simpana
10 4 (1.25%) Tivoli
11 3 (0.94%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.94%) Oracle ZFS
12 2 (0.63%) ZENworks
13 1 (0.31%) MOM
13 1 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 179 (55.94%) Microsoft
2 163 (50.94%) VMware
3 113 (35.31%) Citrix
4 105 (32.81%) Cisco
5 38 (11.88%) Dell
6 35 (10.94%) Symantec
7 30 (9.38%) EMC
8 28 (8.75%) NetApp
9 19 (5.94%) Oracle
10 17 (5.31%) AppSense
11 14 (4.38%) HP
12 10 (3.13%) IBM
12 10 (3.13%) Veeam
13 9 (2.81%) Red Hat
14 8 (2.50%) CheckPoint
15 7 (2.19%) Avaya
15 7 (2.19%) Informatica
16 6 (1.88%) Intel
16 6 (1.88%) Juniper
17 5 (1.56%) CommVault
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