Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Infrastructure Consultant
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 958 983 951
Rank change year-on-year +25 -32 -61
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 192 214 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 162 201 329
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,500 £70,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161257 170357 198528
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.71% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130412 143799 166492
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Infrastructure Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Infrastructure Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Consultant in England

Infrastructure Consultant
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Consultant in England

Infrastructure Consultant
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Consultant in England

Infrastructure Consultant
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant within the England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -18 81 £55,000 -12.00% 5
South East +37 49 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Midlands +19 23 £52,500 +5.00% 2
West Midlands +14 21 £52,500 +16.67% 2
North of England +1 19 £45,000 +10.43% 3
East of England +14 16 £52,500 +13.51%
North West -6 13 £38,250 -15.00% 2
Yorkshire +9 5 £70,000 +75.00%
South West +6 5 £60,000 +33.33% 2
East Midlands +28 3 £52,500 +5.00%
North East -14 1 - - 1
Infrastructure Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 England region featuring Infrastructure Consultant in the job title.

1 123 (64.06%) VMware
2 117 (60.94%) Microsoft
3 114 (59.38%) Windows
4 94 (48.96%) VMware Infrastructure
5 82 (42.71%) Hyper-V
6 81 (42.19%) Citrix
7 80 (41.67%) Active Directory
8 75 (39.06%) SAN
9 73 (38.02%) Microsoft Azure
10 67 (34.90%) Windows Server
11 53 (27.60%) Office 365
12 43 (22.40%) XenApp
13 42 (21.88%) Presales
14 39 (20.31%) Amazon AWS
14 39 (20.31%) Microsoft Certification
15 37 (19.27%) Cisco
16 36 (18.75%) MCSE
17 34 (17.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 33 (17.19%) Windows Server 2012
19 32 (16.67%) LAN
20 31 (16.15%) WAN
21 29 (15.10%) Skype for Business
21 29 (15.10%) Finance
21 29 (15.10%) Citrix Certification
22 26 (13.54%) CCA
23 25 (13.02%) IaaS
24 24 (12.50%) MS Exchange
25 22 (11.46%) Service Delivery
25 22 (11.46%) Data Centre
26 21 (10.94%) Firewall

Infrastructure Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 29 (15.10%) Skype for Business
2 24 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 20 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (3.13%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.08%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.56%) Apache
6 3 (1.56%) IIS
6 3 (1.56%) nginx
7 2 (1.04%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (1.04%) CloudStack
7 2 (1.04%) Confluence
7 2 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (2.60%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.04%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.52%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 73 (38.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 53 (27.60%) Office 365
3 39 (20.31%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (13.02%) IaaS
5 14 (7.29%) PaaS
6 7 (3.65%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (3.13%) SaaS
8 5 (2.60%) GitHub
9 4 (2.08%) Dynamics 365
10 3 (1.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (1.56%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.52%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.52%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 75 (39.06%) SAN
2 32 (16.67%) LAN
3 31 (16.15%) WAN
4 21 (10.94%) Firewall
5 15 (7.81%) DNS
6 14 (7.29%) Skype
6 14 (7.29%) VPN
7 13 (6.77%) NAS
8 12 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (4.69%) DHCP
10 8 (4.17%) MPLS
11 7 (3.65%) Remote Desktop
12 6 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
13 5 (2.60%) TCP/IP
14 4 (2.08%) NetScaler
14 4 (2.08%) Unified Communications
15 3 (1.56%) iSCSI
15 3 (1.56%) ISDN
15 3 (1.56%) Structured Cabling
15 3 (1.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.60%) Big Data
2 5 (2.60%) Hadoop
3 4 (2.08%) MySQL
4 2 (1.04%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (1.04%) DB2
4 2 (1.04%) MariaDB
4 2 (1.04%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.04%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.04%) Redis
5 1 (0.52%) GIS
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 5 (2.60%) JIRA
3 4 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (2.08%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.56%) Ant
4 3 (1.56%) Apache Ivy
4 3 (1.56%) Bitbucket
4 3 (1.56%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.56%) Gradle
4 3 (1.56%) JUnit
4 3 (1.56%) Maven
4 3 (1.56%) Selenium
4 3 (1.56%) SonarQube
5 2 (1.04%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.52%) Subversion
General
1 29 (15.10%) Finance
2 9 (4.69%) Legal
3 5 (2.60%) Back Office
3 5 (2.60%) Front Office
3 5 (2.60%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.60%) Publishing
4 3 (1.56%) Advertising
4 3 (1.56%) Marketing
5 2 (1.04%) Automotive
5 2 (1.04%) French Language
5 2 (1.04%) German Language
5 2 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.04%) Swedish Language
5 2 (1.04%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.52%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.17%) Web Services
2 4 (2.08%) .NET
3 3 (1.56%) Hibernate
4 2 (1.04%) Flash
4 2 (1.04%) JSON
4 2 (1.04%) LAMP
4 2 (1.04%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (1.04%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (1.04%) Node.js
5 1 (0.52%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.46%) Data Centre
2 12 (6.25%) Private Cloud
3 7 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.65%) Virtual Team
4 5 (2.60%) Hedge funds
4 5 (2.60%) Public Cloud
5 4 (2.08%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (1.56%) Life Science
6 3 (1.56%) Tandem
7 2 (1.04%) PMI
8 1 (0.52%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.52%) NHS
8 1 (0.52%) User Experience
8 1 (0.52%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 114 (59.38%) Windows
2 67 (34.90%) Windows Server
3 33 (17.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (8.33%) Linux
5 8 (4.17%) Windows 10
5 8 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.08%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.08%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.56%) CentOS
7 3 (1.56%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.56%) Unix
8 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (21.88%) Presales
2 22 (11.46%) Service Delivery
3 16 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (8.33%) DevOps
4 15 (7.81%) Change Management
4 15 (7.81%) CRM
4 15 (7.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 15 (7.81%) ITIL
4 15 (7.81%) People Management
5 14 (7.29%) Customer Engagement
6 13 (6.77%) Server Virtualisation
7 12 (6.25%) Collaborative Working
7 12 (6.25%) Migration
8 11 (5.73%) Project Management
8 11 (5.73%) Server Building
8 11 (5.73%) Software Deployment
9 9 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (4.69%) Mentoring
9 9 (4.69%) Time Management
10 8 (4.17%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 19 (9.90%) PowerShell
2 18 (9.38%) SQL
3 9 (4.69%) Python
4 8 (4.17%) Bash Shell
5 4 (2.08%) Ruby
6 3 (1.56%) Go
6 3 (1.56%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.52%) C#
Qualifications
1 39 (20.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (18.75%) MCSE
3 34 (17.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 29 (15.10%) Citrix Certification
5 26 (13.54%) CCA
6 14 (7.29%) Degree
7 5 (2.60%) MCSA
8 4 (2.08%) VCP5
9 3 (1.56%) CCEA
9 3 (1.56%) VCP6
10 2 (1.04%) CCNA
10 2 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (1.04%) Master's Degree
10 2 (1.04%) PMI Certification
10 2 (1.04%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.04%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.52%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.52%) HP ASE
11 1 (0.52%) MCITP
11 1 (0.52%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.04%) GCP
1 2 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 94 (48.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 82 (42.71%) Hyper-V
3 80 (41.67%) Active Directory
4 43 (22.40%) XenApp
5 21 (10.94%) vSphere
6 12 (6.25%) XenDesktop
7 9 (4.69%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (3.13%) Docker
8 6 (3.13%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (1.04%) Varnish
10 2 (1.04%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.52%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.52%) Ceph
11 1 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.52%) NFS
11 1 (0.52%) vCloud
11 1 (0.52%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 14 (7.29%) SCCM
2 12 (6.25%) SCOM
3 9 (4.69%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (4.69%) SCOrch
4 7 (3.65%) Puppet
5 5 (2.60%) Ansible
6 4 (2.08%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (1.56%) HAProxy
7 3 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.56%) vCenter Server
7 3 (1.56%) ZABBIX
8 2 (1.04%) Kubernetes
8 2 (1.04%) SCDPM
8 2 (1.04%) SCVMM
8 2 (1.04%) Terraform
9 1 (0.52%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.52%) SCSM
9 1 (0.52%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 123 (64.06%) VMware
2 117 (60.94%) Microsoft
3 81 (42.19%) Citrix
4 37 (19.27%) Cisco
5 20 (10.42%) Veeam
6 14 (7.29%) HP
7 11 (5.73%) NetApp
8 8 (4.17%) 3PAR
8 8 (4.17%) DataCore
8 8 (4.17%) EMC
9 6 (3.13%) Google
10 5 (2.60%) Juniper
10 5 (2.60%) Kaspersky
10 5 (2.60%) Oracle
11 4 (2.08%) Brocade
12 3 (1.56%) Capita
12 3 (1.56%) IBM
12 3 (1.56%) Symantec
13 2 (1.04%) Dell
13 2 (1.04%) SaltStack