The table below looks at the statistics for the Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 861 868 872
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant 5 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.007% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.007% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 14
Average salary £43,500 £55,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.90% +2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 - £55,000

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
98723 98609 105043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.80% 94.57% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 82175 79630 90068
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%

Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Microsoft Infrastructure 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 Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
(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
England +14 5 £43,500 -20.90% 1
South West - 4 £44,250 - 1
Dorset - 4 £44,250 -
Poole - 2 £45,500 -
Sheffield - 1 £42,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -
Bournemouth - 1 £43,500 -

Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Microsoft Infrastructure 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 Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant in their job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
3 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
3 7 (63.64%) Hyper-V
4 6 (54.55%) Lync
4 6 (54.55%) Migration
4 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
4 6 (54.55%) Office 365
5 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (45.45%) DNS
5 5 (45.45%) Windows
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (36.36%) SCCM
6 4 (36.36%) DHCP
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (27.27%) SAN
7 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
7 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
7 3 (27.27%) Citrix
7 3 (27.27%) SCOM
7 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (27.27%) VMware
8 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
8 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (18.18%) Forefront TMG

Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Microsoft Infrastructure 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 Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (54.55%) Lync
1 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
2 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
4 2 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (9.09%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Office 365
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (18.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 4 (36.36%) DHCP
3 3 (27.27%) SAN
3 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 2 (18.18%) VPN
4 2 (18.18%) Kerberos
5 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
5 1 (9.09%) Firewall
5 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
5 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) ISEB
2 2 (18.18%) MCSE
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) Hyper-V
3 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (18.18%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (18.18%) UAG
4 2 (18.18%) ISA Server
5 1 (9.09%) XenApp
5 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
5 1 (9.09%) vSphere
5 1 (9.09%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) SCCM
2 3 (27.27%) SCOM
3 1 (9.09%) SCOrch
3 1 (9.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) AppSense
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