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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Support Consultant
Rank 871 887 880
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Consultant 19 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.012% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.013% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 16
Average salary £37,500 £28,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.92% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,650 £50,000
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
104068 101994 108481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.69% 94.68% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 86662 82710 93503
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 £26,861 £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 29 December 2014. 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 +9 19 £37,500 +33.92%
London +10 9 £37,500 -10.17%
West Midlands -9 4 £45,000 +50.00%
Coventry - 4 £45,000 -
Midlands -5 3 £35,000 -
South East -8 3 £45,000 +38.46%
Reigate - 3 £45,000 -
Surrey - 3 £45,000 -

Infrastructure Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 11 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
1 11 (50.00%) CAD
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
1 11 (50.00%) PBX
1 11 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 8 (36.36%) HP
2 8 (36.36%) Hyper-V
2 8 (36.36%) VMware
2 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (31.82%) MCSE
3 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
4 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 6 (27.27%) Finance
5 4 (18.18%) SCCM
5 4 (18.18%) SCOM
5 4 (18.18%) Degree
5 4 (18.18%) XenApp
5 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
5 4 (18.18%) XenDesktop
5 4 (18.18%) Dell
5 4 (18.18%) Citrix
5 4 (18.18%) SAN
5 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
5 4 (18.18%) .NET
5 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 4 (18.18%) IIS
6 3 (13.64%) Perl
6 3 (13.64%) VBA

Infrastructure Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 4 (18.18%) IIS
1 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) PBX
1 11 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 11 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
2 4 (18.18%) SAN
3 3 (13.64%) Firewall
4 1 (4.55%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Dutch Language
2 3 (13.64%) German Language
2 3 (13.64%) Italian Language
2 3 (13.64%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) UNIX
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) CAD
2 3 (13.64%) Service Management
2 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.64%) Network Design
2 3 (13.64%) Financial Modelling
2 3 (13.64%) Risk Analytics
2 3 (13.64%) Analytics
2 3 (13.64%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
2 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity
3 1 (4.55%) Information Security
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL
3 1 (4.55%) Information Security Management
3 1 (4.55%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 3 (13.64%) VBA
2 3 (13.64%) Perl
3 1 (4.55%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) MCSE
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (18.18%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (36.36%) Hyper-V
2 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 4 (18.18%) XenDesktop
3 4 (18.18%) XenApp
4 3 (13.64%) XenServer
4 3 (13.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) SCCM
1 4 (18.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) HP
1 8 (36.36%) VMware
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 4 (18.18%) Dell
3 4 (18.18%) Citrix
4 3 (13.64%) NetApp
4 3 (13.64%) TOWER Software
4 3 (13.64%) Sun
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco