Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Consultant was £38,250 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 24 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
England > North West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 367 353 352
Rank change year-on-year -14 -1 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 13 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.098% 0.064% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.066% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 9
North West median annual salary £38,250 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% -10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,125 £25,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £48,625 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +1.01%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12809 12111 12607
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.67% 96.99% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 10245 10184 10464
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

Infrastructure Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Consultant in the North West

Infrastructure Consultant
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Consultant in the North West

Infrastructure Consultant
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant in the North West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Consultant in the North West

Infrastructure Consultant
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant within the North West region over the 6 months to 24 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
Manchester 0 6 £38,250 -15.00% 2
Cheshire -32 4 - -
Merseyside - 3 - -
Infrastructure Consultant
England

Infrastructure Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 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 North West region featuring Infrastructure Consultant in the job title.

1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
1 8 (61.54%) MCSE
1 8 (61.54%) VMware
1 8 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (53.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) DNS
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) VPN
5 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (30.77%) SAN
5 4 (30.77%) Citrix
5 4 (30.77%) CCA
5 4 (30.77%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (30.77%) DHCP
5 4 (30.77%) Linux
5 4 (30.77%) ITIL
5 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
5 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (30.77%) Veeam
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (30.77%) DevOps
6 3 (23.08%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (23.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (23.08%) SonarQube

Infrastructure Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 8 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (23.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (23.08%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (23.08%) GitHub
4 2 (15.38%) IaaS
4 2 (15.38%) PaaS
5 1 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) DNS
2 5 (38.46%) VPN
3 4 (30.77%) DHCP
3 4 (30.77%) SAN
4 3 (23.08%) ISDN
4 3 (23.08%) LAN
4 3 (23.08%) VoIP
4 3 (23.08%) WAN
5 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Big Data
1 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Ant
1 3 (23.08%) Apache Ivy
1 3 (23.08%) Bitbucket
1 3 (23.08%) Gradle
1 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
1 3 (23.08%) JIRA
1 3 (23.08%) JUnit
1 3 (23.08%) Maven
1 3 (23.08%) Selenium
1 3 (23.08%) SonarQube
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
1 3 (23.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Life Science
2 1 (7.69%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) CentOS
3 3 (23.08%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) DevOps
2 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
3 3 (23.08%) Analytics
3 3 (23.08%) Build Automation
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (23.08%) Dependency Management
3 3 (23.08%) Requirements Management
3 3 (23.08%) SDLC
3 3 (23.08%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) Coaching
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Presales
4 1 (7.69%) Release Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) MCSE
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (53.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (30.77%) CCA
3 4 (30.77%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
5 1 (7.69%) MCITP
5 1 (7.69%) MCSA
5 1 (7.69%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (23.08%) Puppet
1 3 (23.08%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) VMware
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Citrix
3 4 (30.77%) Veeam
4 1 (7.69%) Capita
4 1 (7.69%) Google