The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure Consultant
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 140 128
Rank change year-on-year +19 -12  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 11 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.56% 0.21% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.22% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 6
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.66% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1899 2304 1971
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.64% 96.04% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1592 1714 1615
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Infrastructure Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured Infrastructure Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Consultant in Birmingham

Infrastructure Consultant
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Consultant in Birmingham

Infrastructure Consultant
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant in Birmingham over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Consultant in Birmingham

Infrastructure Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Infrastructure Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Infrastructure Consultant in the job title.

1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (53.85%) EMC
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (46.15%) MCSE
4 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
5 5 (38.46%) 3PAR
5 5 (38.46%) Skype for Business
5 5 (38.46%) NetApp
5 5 (38.46%) SQL
5 5 (38.46%) VMware Workstation
6 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
6 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
6 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
6 4 (30.77%) MCSA
6 4 (30.77%) PaaS
6 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
6 4 (30.77%) IaaS
6 4 (30.77%) Private Cloud
6 4 (30.77%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
7 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (23.08%) ITIL
8 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
8 2 (15.38%) Windows
8 2 (15.38%) Linux
8 2 (15.38%) Cisco

Infrastructure Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (30.77%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) IaaS
2 4 (30.77%) PaaS
3 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Big Data
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Private Cloud
2 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) IT Strategy
3 2 (15.38%) ITSM
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (7.69%) Presales
4 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.69%) Remediation Plan
4 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) MCSE
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (30.77%) MCSA
2 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) HP ASE
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
3 5 (38.46%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Icinga
1 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (15.38%) Puppet
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
1 2 (15.38%) SCOM
1 2 (15.38%) vRealize
2 1 (7.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (7.69%) SCSM
2 1 (7.69%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
3 7 (53.85%) EMC
4 5 (38.46%) 3PAR
4 5 (38.46%) NetApp
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco
5 2 (15.38%) Dell
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle
5 2 (15.38%) ServiceNow
6 1 (7.69%) HP
6 1 (7.69%) IBM