The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Infrastructure Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 208 194 199
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 12 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.18% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 8
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £49,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £54,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +20.00%
Infrastructure Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5317 5118 4636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.51% 95.31% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4474 4345 3948
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Infrastructure Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Infrastructure Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Consultant
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant across the West Midlands region.

Infrastructure Consultant Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Consultant
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Infrastructure Consultant Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Consultant
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 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
Coventry -2 6 £47,893 -31.58% 2
Solihull - 4 £47,500 - 1
Birmingham -16 2 £42,500 -22.72%
Infrastructure Consultant
England

Infrastructure Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited 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 Infrastructure Consultant in their job title.

1 12 (48.00%) SAN
2 11 (44.00%) Citrix
2 11 (44.00%) VMware
2 11 (44.00%) NetApp
3 9 (36.00%) Windows
4 8 (32.00%) Cisco
4 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (32.00%) Internet
5 7 (28.00%) HP
5 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (24.00%) Finance
6 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
6 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (24.00%) MPLS
7 5 (20.00%) OSPF
7 5 (20.00%) BGP
7 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (20.00%) CCNP
7 5 (20.00%) CCIP
7 5 (20.00%) VPN
7 5 (20.00%) Solaris
7 5 (20.00%) IIS
7 5 (20.00%) UNIX
7 5 (20.00%) Network Design
7 5 (20.00%) VPLS
7 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (20.00%) XenApp
7 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012

Infrastructure Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited 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 Infrastructure Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.00%) IIS
3 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (12.00%) Lync
5 2 (8.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) SAN
2 8 (32.00%) Internet
3 6 (24.00%) MPLS
4 5 (20.00%) OSPF
4 5 (20.00%) BGP
4 5 (20.00%) VPN
4 5 (20.00%) VPLS
5 3 (12.00%) Intranet
5 3 (12.00%) LAN
5 3 (12.00%) WAN
5 3 (12.00%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (8.00%) NAS
6 2 (8.00%) Firewall
6 2 (8.00%) Wireless
7 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
7 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
7 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MSI
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) Web Services
2 3 (12.00%) XML
2 3 (12.00%) .NET
3 2 (8.00%) Application Packaging
4 1 (4.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (20.00%) Solaris
3 5 (20.00%) UNIX
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Network Design
2 2 (8.00%) Change Control
2 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (8.00%) Matrix Management
2 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (8.00%) Project Management
3 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (4.00%) Migration
3 1 (4.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (20.00%) CCNP
1 5 (20.00%) CCIP
2 3 (12.00%) CCIE
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (20.00%) XenApp
3 3 (12.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.00%) NFS
5 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
1 2 (8.00%) SCOM
2 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.00%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (4.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (4.00%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Citrix
1 11 (44.00%) VMware
1 11 (44.00%) NetApp
2 8 (32.00%) Cisco
2 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (28.00%) HP
4 4 (16.00%) CommVault
5 3 (12.00%) EMC
5 3 (12.00%) Veritas
5 3 (12.00%) IBM
5 3 (12.00%) Oracle
5 3 (12.00%) Netezza
6 2 (8.00%) 3PAR
6 2 (8.00%) Dell
7 1 (4.00%) Symantec
7 1 (4.00%) Sun
7 1 (4.00%) Finjan
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
SBC Recruitment
Salary: £45,000 per annum £45k plus full benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £56000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago