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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 891 894 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant 6 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.005% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.005% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 0
Average salary £52,000 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £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
107606 103134 107111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.61% 94.59% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 88212 85621 91371
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 within the UK.

Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant Salary Histogram in the UK

Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
Top 10 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 31 October 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
England -17 6 £52,000 -5.45% 3
South East -6 3 £55,000 +13.40%
London +15 2 £45,000 -25.00%
Basingstoke - 2 £55,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £55,000 -
City of London +30 1 £47,500 -20.83%
Berkshire +17 1 £57,500 +18.55%
Manchester - 1 £49,000 -
Reading - 1 £57,500 -
North West - 1 £49,000 -

Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
3 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
3 6 (54.55%) DNS
3 6 (54.55%) SCCM
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (45.45%) SCOM
4 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
4 5 (45.45%) DHCP
4 5 (45.45%) SAN
4 5 (45.45%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (45.45%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (36.36%) Office 365
5 4 (36.36%) Windows 8
5 4 (36.36%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (36.36%) UAG
5 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
5 4 (36.36%) IaaS
5 4 (36.36%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (36.36%) SAML
5 4 (36.36%) ISA Server
5 4 (36.36%) Kerberos
5 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
5 4 (36.36%) VPN
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 4 (36.36%) MS Office
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server

Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
1 5 (45.45%) SharePoint 2010
1 5 (45.45%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (36.36%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (36.36%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (27.27%) Lync
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (9.09%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 4 (36.36%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (36.36%) Office 365
2 4 (36.36%) IaaS
2 4 (36.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) DNS
2 5 (45.45%) SAN
2 5 (45.45%) DHCP
3 4 (36.36%) Kerberos
3 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) VPN
4 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
4 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
4 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 8
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) LINC
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) MCSE
2 2 (18.18%) ISEB
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
3 4 (36.36%) ISA Server
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (36.36%) Forefront TMG
3 4 (36.36%) UAG
4 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (9.09%) Xen
5 1 (9.09%) XenApp
5 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
5 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) SCCM
2 5 (45.45%) SCOM
3 1 (9.09%) SCOrch
3 1 (9.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) AppSense
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