The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Support 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 Support Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Support Consultant
Rank 932 968 984
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Consultant 16 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.003% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.003% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 15
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.09%

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
99438 106716 115504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83514 87039 93609
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Infrastructure Support Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Support Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Support Consultant
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Consultant within the UK.

Infrastructure Support Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Support Consultant
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 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 +18 15 £42,500 -5.55%
South East +33 12 £42,500 -5.55%
Hampshire - 11 £42,500 -
Southampton - 11 £42,500 -
London - 3 £40,000 -
Berkshire +17 1 £32,500 -30.10%
City of London - 1 £42,500 -
Slough - 1 £32,500 -

Infrastructure Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Infrastructure Support 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 Support Consultant in their job title.

1 40 (95.24%) Windows
2 37 (88.10%) Windows Server 2012
3 35 (83.33%) MS Excel
4 34 (80.95%) MS Exchange
5 33 (78.57%) Microsoft
5 33 (78.57%) VMware
6 30 (71.43%) Active Directory
7 29 (69.05%) Office 365
8 26 (61.90%) Exchange Server 2013
8 26 (61.90%) Windows Server
8 26 (61.90%) Exchange Server 2010
8 26 (61.90%) SAN
9 24 (57.14%) Citrix
10 23 (54.76%) XenApp
10 23 (54.76%) XenDesktop
11 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (21.43%) Degree
12 9 (21.43%) LAN
12 9 (21.43%) WAN
12 9 (21.43%) Linux
12 9 (21.43%) Unix
13 8 (19.05%) Oracle
13 8 (19.05%) WebLogic
13 8 (19.05%) JBoss
13 8 (19.05%) Middleware
13 8 (19.05%) Firewall
13 8 (19.05%) SaaS
13 8 (19.05%) PaaS
13 8 (19.05%) Data Centre
14 6 (14.29%) Hyper-V

Infrastructure Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Infrastructure Support 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 Support Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 34 (80.95%) MS Exchange
2 26 (61.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 26 (61.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (19.05%) JBoss
3 8 (19.05%) WebLogic
4 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (7.14%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 35 (83.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 29 (69.05%) Office 365
2 8 (19.05%) PaaS
2 8 (19.05%) SaaS
3 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (61.90%) SAN
2 9 (21.43%) LAN
2 9 (21.43%) WAN
3 8 (19.05%) Firewall
4 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
5 3 (7.14%) DNS
6 2 (4.76%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.38%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Back Office
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Front Office
3 1 (2.38%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) Middleware
2 1 (2.38%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (4.76%) Clustering
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 40 (95.24%) Windows
2 37 (88.10%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (61.90%) Windows Server
4 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (21.43%) Linux
5 9 (21.43%) Unix
6 4 (9.52%) Windows 10
6 4 (9.52%) Windows 7
6 4 (9.52%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (11.90%) ITIL
2 3 (7.14%) Analytics
2 3 (7.14%) Change Control
2 3 (7.14%) Patch Management
2 3 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (7.14%) Risk Management
2 3 (7.14%) Service Management
3 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (2.38%) Application Virtualisation
4 1 (2.38%) Capacity Management
4 1 (2.38%) High Availability
4 1 (2.38%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
1 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) CCNA
2 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.14%) MCSE
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.38%) CCA
3 1 (2.38%) CCEE
3 1 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 30 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 23 (54.76%) XenApp
2 23 (54.76%) XenDesktop
3 6 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.38%) KVM
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) SCCM
1 2 (4.76%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.38%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.38%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.38%) Legato
2 1 (2.38%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.38%) Simpana
Vendors
1 33 (78.57%) Microsoft
1 33 (78.57%) VMware
2 24 (57.14%) Citrix
3 8 (19.05%) Oracle
4 5 (11.90%) Cisco
5 3 (7.14%) Avaya
5 3 (7.14%) CheckPoint
5 3 (7.14%) Forcepoint
5 3 (7.14%) LANDesk
5 3 (7.14%) Lotus
5 3 (7.14%) SolarWinds
5 3 (7.14%) Tripwire
6 2 (4.76%) EMC
7 1 (2.38%) Altiris
7 1 (2.38%) AppSense
7 1 (2.38%) Dell
7 1 (2.38%) HP
7 1 (2.38%) Sun
7 1 (2.38%) Veeam
7 1 (2.38%) Veritas