The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Consultant was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 27 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
England / North West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 274 223 237
Rank change year-on-year -51 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 3 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.044% 0.25% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.25% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 7
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% -18.18%  
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 the North West. 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
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6631 5495 6111
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.58% 97.78% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5421 4663 4986
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Infrastructure Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

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
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 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire -30 2 - -
Manchester -44 1 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Infrastructure Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 North West region featuring Infrastructure Consultant in the job title.

1 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (50.00%) MCSE
4 5 (50.00%) ITIL
5 4 (40.00%) Cisco
5 4 (40.00%) EMC
5 4 (40.00%) Citrix
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (30.00%) DNS
6 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (30.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) VMS
7 2 (20.00%) DHCP
7 2 (20.00%) VPN
7 2 (20.00%) MCSD
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle
7 2 (20.00%) Internet
7 2 (20.00%) SAN
7 2 (20.00%) NetApp
7 2 (20.00%) CCA
7 2 (20.00%) Citrix Certification

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 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) DHCP
2 2 (20.00%) Internet
2 2 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) DMZ
3 1 (10.00%) ISDN
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (10.00%) Billing
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
1 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) VMS
5 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (20.00%) IT Strategy
3 2 (20.00%) ITSM
3 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Business Development
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) VB
2 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) MCSE
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (20.00%) CCA
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (20.00%) MCSD
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Icinga
1 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
1 2 (20.00%) vRealize
2 1 (10.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) EMC
4 2 (20.00%) Dell
4 2 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) NetApp
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) ServiceNow
4 2 (20.00%) Veeam
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