The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Infrastructure Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 790 781 849
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +68
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 128 180 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.17% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 115 156 123
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,125 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -2.89%

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
94453 106197 112297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.32% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79493 87537 91539
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Infrastructure Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Infrastructure Consultant in the job title.

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 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 26 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -19 102 £53,750 +7.50% 15
London +37 51 £65,000 +13.04% 7
South East +20 28 £50,000 +3.62% 4
Hampshire +11 21 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Southampton 0 14 £50,000 +25.00% 2
North West +18 10 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Manchester +5 9 £45,000 -18.18% 2
City of London +57 7 £75,000 +36.36% 3
North East +10 5 £41,500 +7.09%
Berkshire +7 5 £67,500 +3.84% 1
Tyne and Wear -2 5 £41,500 +7.09%
Newcastle upon Tyne -4 5 £41,500 +7.09%
Canary Wharf - 5 £65,000 -
Havant - 4 £32,500 -
Surrey +22 3 £40,000 -20.00%
Scotland +2 3 £33,000 -22.35%
Yorkshire +34 2 £36,500 -11.51% 1
Buckinghamshire +26 2 £45,000 -40.00%
Hertfordshire +24 2 £70,000 -
East of England +24 2 £70,000 +40.00%
Milton Keynes +17 2 £45,000 -40.00%
Reading +15 2 £52,500 - 1
Birmingham -14 2 £43,750 -2.77%
West Midlands -16 2 £43,750 -3.84% 1
Stirling - 2 £33,000 -
Cheshire +31 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Gloucester -1 1 £52,500 +13.51%
Belfast -3 1 £42,500 -15.00%
County Antrim -3 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Northern Ireland -4 1 £42,500 -15.00%

Infrastructure Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, Infrastructure Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Infrastructure Consultant in the job title.

1 183 (65.12%) Microsoft
2 168 (59.79%) Windows
3 136 (48.40%) VMware
4 125 (44.48%) Active Directory
5 105 (37.37%) Citrix
5 105 (37.37%) Hyper-V
6 96 (34.16%) VMware Infrastructure
7 94 (33.45%) Windows Server
8 84 (29.89%) SAN
9 82 (29.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 80 (28.47%) Cisco
11 74 (26.33%) Office 365
12 69 (24.56%) Exchange Server 2013
13 67 (23.84%) MS Excel
14 59 (21.00%) Microsoft Azure
15 58 (20.64%) Presales
16 57 (20.28%) MS Exchange
17 56 (19.93%) ITIL
18 53 (18.86%) XenApp
19 52 (18.51%) SCCM
20 42 (14.95%) Microsoft Certification
21 41 (14.59%) Firewall
22 39 (13.88%) SQL Server
23 38 (13.52%) MCSE
24 36 (12.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
25 34 (12.10%) Linux
25 34 (12.10%) Windows Server 2008
25 34 (12.10%) Data Centre
26 31 (11.03%) SQL
27 28 (9.96%) Citrix Certification

Infrastructure Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 69 (24.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 57 (20.28%) MS Exchange
3 23 (8.19%) SharePoint
4 21 (7.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 19 (6.76%) Skype for Business
6 17 (6.05%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (5.69%) IIS
7 16 (5.69%) WebSphere
8 14 (4.98%) WebSphere Application Server
9 13 (4.63%) WebSphere Portal
10 7 (2.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (1.07%) OpenStack
11 3 (1.07%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.71%) Apache
12 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.71%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.36%) CMS
13 1 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 67 (23.84%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.34%) MS Office
3 12 (4.27%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.36%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.36%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 74 (26.33%) Office 365
2 59 (21.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (5.69%) IaaS
4 9 (3.20%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (3.20%) Azure Active Directory
5 8 (2.85%) SaaS
6 3 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (29.89%) SAN
2 41 (14.59%) Firewall
3 24 (8.54%) SSL
4 22 (7.83%) TCP/IP
5 21 (7.47%) WAN
6 19 (6.76%) DNS
7 17 (6.05%) Skype
7 17 (6.05%) VPN
8 16 (5.69%) Cisco ASA
9 13 (4.63%) LAN
10 11 (3.91%) IPsec
11 10 (3.56%) iSCSI
11 10 (3.56%) Unified Communications
11 10 (3.56%) Wireless
12 8 (2.85%) Cisco IOS
12 8 (2.85%) DHCP
12 8 (2.85%) FCoE
12 8 (2.85%) Fibre Channel
12 8 (2.85%) Internet
13 7 (2.49%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (13.88%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (1.78%) Big Data
4 3 (1.07%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (1.07%) Power BI
5 2 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.71%) DB2
5 2 (0.71%) QlikView
5 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.36%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.36%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.36%) MySQL
6 1 (0.36%) OLAP
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.36%) Redis
6 1 (0.36%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (4.63%) Ant
1 13 (4.63%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (7.12%) Finance
2 18 (6.41%) Telecoms
3 11 (3.91%) Banking
4 6 (2.14%) Electronics
4 6 (2.14%) Legal
5 3 (1.07%) Back Office
5 3 (1.07%) Games
5 3 (1.07%) Marketing
6 2 (0.71%) Retail
6 2 (0.71%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.36%) Front Office
7 1 (0.36%) German Language
7 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.63%) Middleware
2 2 (0.71%) .NET
2 2 (0.71%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (0.36%) COM
3 1 (0.36%) LAMP
3 1 (0.36%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (0.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 34 (12.10%) Data Centre
2 20 (7.12%) Private Cloud
3 17 (6.05%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (4.27%) Clustering
5 11 (3.91%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (3.20%) Driving Licence
6 9 (3.20%) Public Cloud
7 7 (2.49%) Blackberry
8 6 (2.14%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (1.78%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.42%) Replication
11 3 (1.07%) Fat Client
11 3 (1.07%) iPad
11 3 (1.07%) Thin Client
12 2 (0.71%) AS400
12 2 (0.71%) EqualLogic
12 2 (0.71%) iSeries
12 2 (0.71%) VCE vBlock
13 1 (0.36%) Device Driver
13 1 (0.36%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 168 (59.79%) Windows
2 94 (33.45%) Windows Server
3 82 (29.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 34 (12.10%) Linux
4 34 (12.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (8.19%) Windows 10
6 18 (6.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (3.91%) Unix
8 10 (3.56%) Windows 7
9 5 (1.78%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.42%) Solaris
11 2 (0.71%) NetWare
11 2 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.71%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.71%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.36%) AIX
12 1 (0.36%) Android
12 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.36%) CentOS
12 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (20.64%) Presales
2 56 (19.93%) ITIL
3 20 (7.12%) Project Management
4 19 (6.76%) Load Balancing
5 18 (6.41%) Change Management
6 17 (6.05%) Mentoring
7 16 (5.69%) Business Development
8 14 (4.98%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (4.98%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (4.63%) Service Delivery
10 12 (4.27%) CRM
10 12 (4.27%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (4.27%) Service Management
11 10 (3.56%) B2B
12 8 (2.85%) DevOps
12 8 (2.85%) Performance Analysis
12 8 (2.85%) Performance Tuning
13 7 (2.49%) Business Transformation
13 7 (2.49%) Server Building
13 7 (2.49%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 31 (11.03%) SQL
2 13 (4.63%) Jython
3 10 (3.56%) PowerShell
4 8 (2.85%) Bash Shell
5 7 (2.49%) Java
6 6 (2.14%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.71%) C
7 2 (0.71%) Perl
7 2 (0.71%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.71%) VBScript
8 1 (0.36%) C#
8 1 (0.36%) PHP
8 1 (0.36%) Python
8 1 (0.36%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 42 (14.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (13.52%) MCSE
3 36 (12.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 28 (9.96%) Citrix Certification
5 26 (9.25%) Security Cleared
6 25 (8.90%) CCA
6 25 (8.90%) SC Cleared
7 19 (6.76%) Degree
8 14 (4.98%) MCSA
9 10 (3.56%) CCNA
9 10 (3.56%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (2.14%) CCNP
11 4 (1.42%) BICSI Certification
12 3 (1.07%) DV Cleared
12 3 (1.07%) MCITP
13 2 (0.71%) EMC Certification
13 2 (0.71%) MCP
13 2 (0.71%) VCP5
14 1 (0.36%) RHCSA
14 1 (0.36%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.63%) QA
2 6 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.42%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.71%) SLA
5 1 (0.36%) COBIT
5 1 (0.36%) HL7
5 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 125 (44.48%) Active Directory
2 105 (37.37%) Hyper-V
3 96 (34.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 53 (18.86%) XenApp
5 25 (8.90%) vSphere
6 21 (7.47%) XenDesktop
7 13 (4.63%) Docker
7 13 (4.63%) Virtual Machines
8 11 (3.91%) VMware ESX
9 4 (1.42%) vCloud
10 3 (1.07%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (1.07%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (1.07%) Xen
11 2 (0.71%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (0.71%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.71%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.36%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.36%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 52 (18.51%) SCCM
2 25 (8.90%) SCOM
3 19 (6.76%) SCVMM
4 17 (6.05%) SCSM
5 16 (5.69%) SCDPM
6 14 (4.98%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (4.98%) Puppet
7 9 (3.20%) Nagios
8 8 (2.85%) SELinux
9 4 (1.42%) vRealize
10 3 (1.07%) Backup Exec
10 3 (1.07%) NetBackup
11 2 (0.71%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (0.71%) EMC NetWorker
11 2 (0.71%) Failover Clustering
11 2 (0.71%) Legato
11 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Clustering
11 2 (0.71%) MOM
11 2 (0.71%) Simpana
11 2 (0.71%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 183 (65.12%) Microsoft
2 136 (48.40%) VMware
3 105 (37.37%) Citrix
4 80 (28.47%) Cisco
5 27 (9.61%) HP
6 12 (4.27%) CheckPoint
6 12 (4.27%) Juniper
6 12 (4.27%) Oracle
7 11 (3.91%) ArcSight
7 11 (3.91%) NetApp
8 10 (3.56%) Meraki
8 10 (3.56%) Palo Alto
8 10 (3.56%) Qualys
8 10 (3.56%) Riverbed
8 10 (3.56%) SolarWinds
8 10 (3.56%) Veeam
9 8 (2.85%) Dell
10 7 (2.49%) IBM
11 6 (2.14%) EMC
12 4 (1.42%) Sun
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Colossus Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Benefits
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Greater Manchester
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Salary: £40,000 - £75,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £75,000
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £75,000
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Telford, Shropshire
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Harrogate
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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