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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Support Consultant
Rank 903 854 885
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +31
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Consultant 1 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.016% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.017% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 9
Average salary £32,500 £39,625 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.98% -0.93%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.79% -23.33%

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
110590 102435 111475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.25% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89418 84946 95316
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 4 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 22 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
North West -21 1 £32,500 -
England -29 1 £32,500 -20.48%
Warrington - 1 £32,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £32,500 -

Infrastructure Support Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) XenApp
3 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
4 1 (20.00%) Security Management
4 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (20.00%) MCTS
4 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010

Infrastructure Support Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) CentOS
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (20.00%) MCTS
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCA
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) XenApp
3 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Sybase
3 1 (20.00%) JBoss
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) HP