The table below looks at the statistics for the Network 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 Network Infrastructure Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 918 918 930
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Infrastructure Consultant 17 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.018% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.019% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 7
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -13.04%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Network Infrastructure Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Network Infrastructure Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network Infrastructure Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Network Infrastructure Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Network Infrastructure Consultant
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Infrastructure Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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 +18 17 £47,500 -5.00%
London +9 10 £49,000 -4.85%
South East +18 7 £47,500 +5.55%
Oxfordshire +3 7 £47,500 +28.37%
Oxford - 6 £47,500 -
City of London - 3 £47,500 -

Network Infrastructure Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Network 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 Network Infrastructure Consultant in their job title.

1 26 (89.66%) Cisco
2 21 (72.41%) Firewall
3 17 (58.62%) Data Centre
4 16 (55.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (55.17%) VMware
4 16 (55.17%) SAN
5 15 (51.72%) Load Balancing
6 14 (48.28%) Cisco IOS
6 14 (48.28%) Linux
7 13 (44.83%) VPN
7 13 (44.83%) IPsec
7 13 (44.83%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (41.38%) Hyper-V
8 12 (41.38%) Bash Shell
8 12 (41.38%) FCoE
8 12 (41.38%) Fibre Channel
8 12 (41.38%) Performance Analysis
8 12 (41.38%) SELinux
8 12 (41.38%) iSCSI
8 12 (41.38%) WAN
9 11 (37.93%) SSL
9 11 (37.93%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (27.59%) WAN Optimisation
11 6 (20.69%) Windows
12 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
13 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
13 4 (13.79%) ITIL
13 4 (13.79%) Citrix
14 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
14 3 (10.34%) Finance

Network Infrastructure Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Network 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 Network Infrastructure Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 21 (72.41%) Firewall
2 16 (55.17%) SAN
3 14 (48.28%) Cisco IOS
4 13 (44.83%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (44.83%) IPsec
4 13 (44.83%) VPN
5 12 (41.38%) FCoE
5 12 (41.38%) Fibre Channel
5 12 (41.38%) iSCSI
5 12 (41.38%) WAN
6 11 (37.93%) SSL
7 3 (10.34%) IP Telephony
7 3 (10.34%) VoIP
8 2 (6.90%) BGP
8 2 (6.90%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (6.90%) OSPF
8 2 (6.90%) Unified Communications
9 1 (3.45%) EIGRP
9 1 (3.45%) MPLS
9 1 (3.45%) PPTP
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Electronics
2 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.90%) Marketing
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (58.62%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.34%) Fat Client
2 3 (10.34%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.45%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Linux
2 6 (20.69%) Windows
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.45%) Unix
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Load Balancing
2 12 (41.38%) Performance Analysis
3 11 (37.93%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (27.59%) WAN Optimisation
5 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
6 4 (13.79%) ITIL
7 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.90%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (6.90%) ERP
8 2 (6.90%) IT Audit
8 2 (6.90%) Programme Management
8 2 (6.90%) Project Management
9 1 (3.45%) Business Development
9 1 (3.45%) Change Management
9 1 (3.45%) Facilities Management
9 1 (3.45%) Migration
9 1 (3.45%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.45%) C
2 1 (3.45%) Perl
2 1 (3.45%) Python
2 1 (3.45%) Ruby
2 1 (3.45%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) CCNP
1 3 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.90%) CCNA
2 2 (6.90%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) COBIT
2 2 (6.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (55.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (41.38%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
4 2 (6.90%) VMware ESX
4 2 (6.90%) vSphere
4 2 (6.90%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (41.38%) SELinux
2 1 (3.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 26 (89.66%) Cisco
2 16 (55.17%) VMware
3 4 (13.79%) Citrix
4 2 (6.90%) HP
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.90%) Mitel
4 2 (6.90%) SAP
5 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.45%) F5
5 1 (3.45%) Juniper
5 1 (3.45%) Mercator
5 1 (3.45%) Palo Alto