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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Support Consultant
Rank 861 882 866
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -16
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Consultant 17 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.011% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.011% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 18
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -34.52%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £27,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+63.63% -34.52%

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
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £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 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 January 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 +2 17 £45,000 +63.63%
South East -20 6 £45,000 +57.89%
Reigate - 6 £45,000 -
Surrey - 6 £45,000 -
West Midlands -9 4 £45,000 +50.00%
Coventry - 4 £45,000 -
London - 4 £37,500 -
Midlands - 3 £35,000 -

Infrastructure Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) PBX
2 11 (44.00%) Ethernet
2 11 (44.00%) CAD
2 11 (44.00%) Structured Cabling
3 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (40.00%) MCSE
3 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (36.00%) Finance
5 8 (32.00%) VMware
5 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (32.00%) Hyper-V
5 8 (32.00%) HP
6 7 (28.00%) .NET
6 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (28.00%) IIS
6 7 (28.00%) PowerShell
6 7 (28.00%) Degree
7 6 (24.00%) Dutch Language
7 6 (24.00%) German Language
7 6 (24.00%) Italian Language
7 6 (24.00%) Spanish Language
7 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (24.00%) TOWER Software
7 6 (24.00%) Risk Management
7 6 (24.00%) Financial Modelling
7 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (24.00%) Analytics

Infrastructure Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 7 (28.00%) IIS
2 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) PBX
1 11 (44.00%) Ethernet
1 11 (44.00%) Structured Cabling
2 4 (16.00%) SAN
3 3 (12.00%) Firewall
4 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Dutch Language
2 6 (24.00%) German Language
2 6 (24.00%) Italian Language
2 6 (24.00%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (24.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) UNIX
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) CAD
2 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (24.00%) Risk Management
2 6 (24.00%) Financial Modelling
2 6 (24.00%) Analytics
2 6 (24.00%) Performance Analysis
2 6 (24.00%) Risk Analytics
2 6 (24.00%) Service Management
3 3 (12.00%) Network Design
3 3 (12.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.00%) Information Security Management
4 1 (4.00%) Security Management
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL
4 1 (4.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (24.00%) Perl
2 6 (24.00%) VBA
3 1 (4.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (40.00%) MCSE
2 7 (28.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (32.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (16.00%) XenApp
3 4 (16.00%) XenDesktop
4 3 (12.00%) XenServer
4 3 (12.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) SCCM
1 4 (16.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) VMware
2 8 (32.00%) HP
3 6 (24.00%) TOWER Software
3 6 (24.00%) Sun
4 4 (16.00%) Dell
4 4 (16.00%) Citrix
5 3 (12.00%) NetApp
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco