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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 741 806 756
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -50
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 154 120 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 135 114 113
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
103195 111326 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.53% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 85280 91269 85438
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 +57 150 £47,500 -5.00% 13
South West +13 47 £40,000 +6.66%
London +29 43 £55,000 -10.20% 7
South East +22 31 £47,500 -9.52% 4
Dorset +15 24 £35,000 -
Bournemouth +5 21 £35,000 -
West Midlands -5 14 £45,000 - 1
City of London +44 13 £55,000 +10.00% 2
North West +7 13 £55,000 +67.93%
Hampshire +5 11 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Bath +31 9 £62,500 +8.69%
Somerset +20 9 £62,500 +8.69%
Southampton - 9 £40,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +15 8 £46,250 +27.58%
Gloucestershire +5 7 £45,000 -
Birmingham -3 7 £40,000 -11.11%
Oxford - 7 £47,500 -
East of England +6 6 £50,000 -24.24%
Merseyside - 6 £55,000 -
Liverpool - 6 £55,000 -
Surrey +17 5 £47,500 -13.63% 2
Bristol -11 5 £57,500 +121.15%
Coventry - 5 - -
Manchester +4 4 £52,500 +60.30%
Yorkshire +2 4 £42,500 -
Berkshire +2 4 £65,000 +15.55%
Scotland +11 3 £41,750 +4.37%
East Midlands +2 3 £45,000 +3.44% 1
South Yorkshire - 3 £42,500 -
Sheffield - 3 £42,500 -

Infrastructure Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 209 (60.40%) Windows
2 195 (56.36%) Microsoft
3 190 (54.91%) VMware
4 113 (32.66%) Citrix
5 109 (31.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 100 (28.90%) Cisco
7 98 (28.32%) Active Directory
8 97 (28.03%) MS Excel
8 97 (28.03%) Firewall
9 94 (27.17%) SAN
10 90 (26.01%) MS Exchange
10 90 (26.01%) Windows Server 2012
11 83 (23.99%) Hyper-V
12 82 (23.70%) Windows Server 2008
13 69 (19.94%) Microsoft Certification
14 67 (19.36%) Data Centre
15 66 (19.08%) SCCM
16 61 (17.63%) Citrix Certification
17 60 (17.34%) MCSE
18 58 (16.76%) WAN
19 57 (16.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 54 (15.61%) Linux
20 54 (15.61%) CCA
21 47 (13.58%) Exchange Server 2010
21 47 (13.58%) Office 365
22 45 (13.01%) ITIL
23 44 (12.72%) SQL
24 43 (12.43%) SCOM
24 43 (12.43%) XenApp
25 42 (12.14%) Microsoft Azure

Infrastructure Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 90 (26.01%) MS Exchange
2 47 (13.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 41 (11.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 32 (9.25%) Lync
4 32 (9.25%) SharePoint
5 18 (5.20%) IIS
6 10 (2.89%) OpenStack
6 10 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (2.31%) CMS
9 6 (1.73%) Office Communications Server
10 4 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (1.16%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.29%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Applications
1 97 (28.03%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (13.58%) Office 365
2 42 (12.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (4.05%) IaaS
4 13 (3.76%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (2.60%) SaaS
6 8 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (2.02%) PaaS
8 3 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.29%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 97 (28.03%) Firewall
2 94 (27.17%) SAN
3 58 (16.76%) WAN
4 41 (11.85%) VPN
5 40 (11.56%) DNS
6 39 (11.27%) TCP/IP
7 35 (10.12%) LAN
7 35 (10.12%) Fibre Channel
8 33 (9.54%) IPsec
9 29 (8.38%) Cisco ASA
10 28 (8.09%) Cisco IOS
11 27 (7.80%) Cisco PIX
11 27 (7.80%) OSPF
12 25 (7.23%) iSCSI
13 23 (6.65%) BGP
14 21 (6.07%) DHCP
15 20 (5.78%) VoIP
16 19 (5.49%) Wireless
17 18 (5.20%) Network Security
18 17 (4.91%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (11.56%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.02%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.58%) MySQL
5 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 30 (8.67%) Finance
2 23 (6.65%) Telecoms
3 12 (3.47%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.02%) Italian Language
4 7 (2.02%) Spanish Language
5 6 (1.73%) Online Betting
5 6 (1.73%) Retail
6 5 (1.45%) Dutch Language
6 5 (1.45%) German Language
7 4 (1.16%) Banking
7 4 (1.16%) Marketing
8 3 (0.87%) Advertising
8 3 (0.87%) Electronics
8 3 (0.87%) Law
8 3 (0.87%) Legal
9 2 (0.58%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.89%) .NET
2 5 (1.45%) COM
3 4 (1.16%) Middleware
3 4 (1.16%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (0.87%) Application Packaging
4 3 (0.87%) Web Services
5 2 (0.58%) SAML
5 2 (0.58%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.58%) SAP Basis
5 2 (0.58%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 67 (19.36%) Data Centre
2 26 (7.51%) Thin Client
2 26 (7.51%) Fat Client
3 24 (6.94%) Clustering
4 17 (4.91%) Private Cloud
5 15 (4.34%) Computer Science
6 11 (3.18%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (2.89%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (2.02%) Enterprise Cloud
8 7 (2.02%) FMCG
9 6 (1.73%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.16%) IPTV
11 3 (0.87%) DTV
11 3 (0.87%) iSeries
11 3 (0.87%) HP StoreVirtual
12 2 (0.58%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.58%) FlexPod
12 2 (0.58%) HP Storage
12 2 (0.58%) Video Conferencing
13 1 (0.29%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 209 (60.40%) Windows
2 90 (26.01%) Windows Server 2012
3 82 (23.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 54 (15.61%) Linux
5 21 (6.07%) UNIX
6 20 (5.78%) Windows Vista
7 16 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (2.02%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.87%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.87%) NetWare
10 2 (0.58%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.29%) AIX
11 1 (0.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (13.01%) ITIL
2 36 (10.40%) Project Management
2 36 (10.40%) Migration
3 26 (7.51%) Performance Tuning
4 23 (6.65%) Mentoring
5 21 (6.07%) Performance Analysis
6 19 (5.49%) PRINCE2
7 16 (4.62%) Disaster Recovery
8 15 (4.34%) Service Management
9 12 (3.47%) Service Delivery
9 12 (3.47%) Business Continuity
10 11 (3.18%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (2.60%) Change Management
11 9 (2.60%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (2.60%) Time Management
12 8 (2.31%) Problem Management
12 8 (2.31%) Risk Management
13 7 (2.02%) Resource Management
13 7 (2.02%) Validation
13 7 (2.02%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 44 (12.72%) SQL
2 29 (8.38%) PowerShell
3 28 (8.09%) Perl
4 23 (6.65%) C
4 23 (6.65%) Python
4 23 (6.65%) Ruby
5 21 (6.07%) Bash Shell
6 16 (4.62%) Tcl
7 15 (4.34%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.45%) VBA
9 4 (1.16%) JavaScript
9 4 (1.16%) PHP
9 4 (1.16%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.58%) Korn
11 1 (0.29%) VBScript
11 1 (0.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 69 (19.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 61 (17.63%) Citrix Certification
3 60 (17.34%) MCSE
4 57 (16.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 54 (15.61%) CCA
6 36 (10.40%) Degree
7 32 (9.25%) Security Cleared
8 31 (8.96%) SC Cleared
9 26 (7.51%) MCITP
10 22 (6.36%) Cisco Certification
10 22 (6.36%) MCSA
11 20 (5.78%) MCP
12 17 (4.91%) CCEA
12 17 (4.91%) CCEE
13 12 (3.47%) ITIL Certification
13 12 (3.47%) CCNP
14 10 (2.89%) CCDP
15 9 (2.60%) CCNA
15 9 (2.60%) CISSP
16 7 (2.02%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.29%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 109 (31.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 98 (28.32%) Active Directory
3 83 (23.99%) Hyper-V
4 43 (12.43%) XenApp
5 33 (9.54%) vSphere
6 23 (6.65%) XenDesktop
7 12 (3.47%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (2.60%) VMware ESX
9 8 (2.31%) Forefront TMG
10 7 (2.02%) BitLocker
11 5 (1.45%) ISA Server
12 4 (1.16%) Docker
13 3 (0.87%) vCloud
13 3 (0.87%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (0.87%) UAG
14 2 (0.58%) DFS Replication
14 2 (0.58%) XenServer
14 2 (0.58%) VMware Server
14 2 (0.58%) Xen
Systems Management
1 66 (19.08%) SCCM
2 43 (12.43%) SCOM
3 28 (8.09%) SCVMM
4 25 (7.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 15 (4.34%) SELinux
6 14 (4.05%) SCSM
6 14 (4.05%) Windows Intune
7 9 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (2.02%) SCDPM
9 5 (1.45%) Backup Exec
9 5 (1.45%) WSUS
10 4 (1.16%) Ansible
10 4 (1.16%) Puppet
11 3 (0.87%) MOM
12 1 (0.29%) ARCserve
12 1 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
12 1 (0.29%) NetBackup
12 1 (0.29%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 1 (0.29%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 195 (56.36%) Microsoft
2 190 (54.91%) VMware
3 113 (32.66%) Citrix
4 100 (28.90%) Cisco
5 32 (9.25%) HP
5 32 (9.25%) EMC
6 24 (6.94%) Veeam
7 19 (5.49%) NetApp
8 17 (4.91%) AppSense
9 10 (2.89%) Oracle
10 8 (2.31%) Dell
10 8 (2.31%) Sun
11 7 (2.02%) Juniper
11 7 (2.02%) F5
12 6 (1.73%) SAP
12 6 (1.73%) IBM
13 5 (1.45%) Fortinet
13 5 (1.45%) Reuters
13 5 (1.45%) Symantec
13 5 (1.45%) TOWER Software
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