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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Consultant
Rank 223 196 178
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 4 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.072% 0.32% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.33% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 6
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -14.28%
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
5371 4794 4071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.10% 96.99% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4487 4180 3357
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 5 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
Coventry -11 2 £45,000 -
Birmingham -14 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £46,000 -
Infrastructure Consultant
England

Infrastructure Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 10 (62.50%) Windows
3 8 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (37.50%) IaaS
6 5 (31.25%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (31.25%) BitLocker
6 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Cloud
6 5 (31.25%) Private Cloud
6 5 (31.25%) SCDPM
6 5 (31.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 5 (31.25%) SCSM
6 5 (31.25%) Windows Intune
6 5 (31.25%) SCCM
6 5 (31.25%) SCOM
6 5 (31.25%) SCVMM
6 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
6 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
6 5 (31.25%) NetApp
6 5 (31.25%) IPsec
7 4 (25.00%) SAN
7 4 (25.00%) VMware
7 4 (25.00%) Citrix
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle ZFS
8 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (18.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 3 (18.75%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (18.75%) Veritas

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (12.50%) Apache
1 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) IaaS
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (31.25%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) IPsec
2 4 (25.00%) SAN
3 3 (18.75%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (12.50%) Internet
5 1 (6.25%) BGP
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
5 1 (6.25%) Firewall
5 1 (6.25%) MPLS
5 1 (6.25%) OSPF
5 1 (6.25%) VPLS
5 1 (6.25%) VPN
5 1 (6.25%) WAN
5 1 (6.25%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Cloud
1 5 (31.25%) Private Cloud
2 2 (12.50%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
3 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (18.75%) Solaris
3 3 (18.75%) Unix
4 2 (12.50%) Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) E-business
1 2 (12.50%) Migration
1 2 (12.50%) Presales
1 2 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (6.25%) CRM
2 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.25%) Line Management
2 1 (6.25%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Korn
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) MCSE
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (12.50%) MCITP
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (6.25%) CCA
4 1 (6.25%) CCIE
4 1 (6.25%) CCIP
4 1 (6.25%) CCNP
4 1 (6.25%) CCSP
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
4 1 (6.25%) JNCIA
4 1 (6.25%) JNCIE
4 1 (6.25%) JNCIP
4 1 (6.25%) MCSA
4 1 (6.25%) VCP5
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
3 5 (31.25%) BitLocker
4 3 (18.75%) NFS
4 3 (18.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (12.50%) XenApp
6 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
6 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 5 (31.25%) SCCM
1 5 (31.25%) SCDPM
1 5 (31.25%) SCOM
1 5 (31.25%) SCSM
1 5 (31.25%) SCVMM
1 5 (31.25%) Windows Intune
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (12.50%) Legato
3 2 (12.50%) Simpana
4 1 (6.25%) Cacti
4 1 (6.25%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) NetApp
3 4 (25.00%) Citrix
3 4 (25.00%) VMware
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle
4 3 (18.75%) Veritas
5 2 (12.50%) 3PAR
5 2 (12.50%) CommVault
5 2 (12.50%) EMC
5 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 2 (12.50%) Sun
6 1 (6.25%) BT
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco
6 1 (6.25%) Intel
6 1 (6.25%) Remedy
6 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds