Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 17 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 > Scotland
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 194 202 236
Rank change year-on-year +8 +34 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 28 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.50% 0.31% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.32% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 5
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -17.65% -10.53%
10th Percentile £46,250 £30,200 £39,300
90th Percentile £58,750 £47,000 £48,150
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 Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 5425 5031 6151
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.19% 96.03% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3464 3108 3957
Scotland median annual salary £42,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.59% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,569 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £64,750 £63,750
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Infrastructure Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Consultant in Scotland

Infrastructure Consultant
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Consultant in Scotland

Infrastructure Consultant
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant in Scotland over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Consultant in Scotland

Infrastructure Consultant
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 17 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
Edinburgh - 15 £57,500 - 1
Glasgow -7 11 £55,000 +46.67%
North Lanarkshire - 4 £47,500 -
Infrastructure Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 17 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 Scotland region featuring Infrastructure Consultant in the job title.

1 12 (42.86%) Project Management
1 12 (42.86%) ITIL
1 12 (42.86%) Information Security
2 11 (39.29%) Business Analysis
2 11 (39.29%) Change Management
2 11 (39.29%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 7 (25.00%) VoIP
4 7 (25.00%) Unified Communications
4 7 (25.00%) F5
5 6 (21.43%) REST
5 6 (21.43%) Office 365
5 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (21.43%) FortiGate
5 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
5 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
5 6 (21.43%) Trend Micro Deep Security
5 6 (21.43%) Windows
5 6 (21.43%) Juniper
5 6 (21.43%) NetApp
5 6 (21.43%) Cisco
5 6 (21.43%) Fortinet
5 6 (21.43%) Release Management
5 6 (21.43%) SCCM
5 6 (21.43%) SCOM
5 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
5 6 (21.43%) Hyper-V
5 6 (21.43%) SolarWinds
5 6 (21.43%) Trend Micro
5 6 (21.43%) Capacity Planning

Infrastructure Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Office 365
2 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) Unified Communications
1 7 (25.00%) VoIP
2 2 (7.14%) Skype
3 1 (3.57%) BIG-IP
3 1 (3.57%) DNS
3 1 (3.57%) Firewall
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
3 3 (10.71%) Public Cloud
4 2 (7.14%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Windows
1 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
1 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Information Security
1 12 (42.86%) ITIL
1 12 (42.86%) Project Management
2 11 (39.29%) Business Analysis
2 11 (39.29%) Change Management
3 6 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (21.43%) Release Management
4 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.71%) Coaching
4 3 (10.71%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (10.71%) DevOps
4 3 (10.71%) Presales
5 2 (7.14%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 6 (21.43%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) FortiGate
1 6 (21.43%) SCCM
1 6 (21.43%) SCOM
1 6 (21.43%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) F5
2 6 (21.43%) Cisco
2 6 (21.43%) Fortinet
2 6 (21.43%) Juniper
2 6 (21.43%) NetApp
2 6 (21.43%) SolarWinds
2 6 (21.43%) Trend Micro
2 6 (21.43%) VMware
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft