Period
to 20 October 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 20 October 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 > South East
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 508 542 546
Rank change year-on-year +34 +4 +35
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 41 57 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.14% 0.16% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.17% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 38 63 105
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +8.70% -12.38%
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £76,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 27857 34291 41086
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.60% 96.95% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 23227 28806 34109
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Infrastructure Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Consultant in the South East

Infrastructure Consultant
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Consultant in the South East

Infrastructure Consultant
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant in the South East over the 6 months to 20 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Consultant in the South East

Infrastructure Consultant
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
Hampshire +18 28 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Thames Valley +32 8 £55,000 -18.52% 3
Surrey +23 5 £52,500 -4.55%
Oxfordshire +16 5 £55,000 +4.76%
Berkshire +42 2 £67,500 - 2
Buckinghamshire -4 1 £52,500 +16.67% 1
Infrastructure Consultant
England

Infrastructure Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 South East region featuring Infrastructure Consultant in the job title.

1 27 (65.85%) VMware
2 23 (56.10%) Microsoft
2 23 (56.10%) Hyper-V
3 22 (53.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (51.22%) Windows
5 17 (41.46%) Citrix
6 15 (36.59%) Office 365
7 14 (34.15%) SAN
8 13 (31.71%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (26.83%) Presales
9 11 (26.83%) Windows Server
9 11 (26.83%) MCSE
9 11 (26.83%) Active Directory
9 11 (26.83%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (26.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 10 (24.39%) CCA
10 10 (24.39%) Citrix Certification
10 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (24.39%) Exchange Server 2013
10 10 (24.39%) XenApp
11 7 (17.07%) SCCM
11 7 (17.07%) Skype for Business
11 7 (17.07%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (17.07%) CRM
11 7 (17.07%) Finance
12 6 (14.63%) Migration
12 6 (14.63%) Cisco
12 6 (14.63%) Service Delivery
12 6 (14.63%) Data Centre
13 5 (12.20%) IaaS

Infrastructure Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 10 (24.39%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (17.07%) Skype for Business
3 3 (7.32%) Apache
3 3 (7.32%) nginx
4 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (36.59%) Office 365
2 13 (31.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (12.20%) IaaS
4 4 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.44%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (2.44%) PaaS
5 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (34.15%) SAN
2 5 (12.20%) Firewall
2 5 (12.20%) LAN
3 4 (9.76%) Skype
4 3 (7.32%) tcpdump
4 3 (7.32%) Wireshark
5 2 (4.88%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.88%) MPLS
5 2 (4.88%) Unified Communications
5 2 (4.88%) VLAN
5 2 (4.88%) WAN
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Publishing
3 2 (4.88%) Automotive
3 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.88%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.44%) Local Government
4 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) .NET
1 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.76%) Private Cloud
3 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.32%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (51.22%) Windows
2 11 (26.83%) Windows Server
3 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (9.76%) Linux
5 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) Presales
2 7 (17.07%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (17.07%) CRM
3 6 (14.63%) Migration
3 6 (14.63%) Service Delivery
4 5 (12.20%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (12.20%) GAP Analysis
4 5 (12.20%) Matrix Organization
5 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
6 3 (7.32%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (7.32%) Open Source
6 3 (7.32%) People Management
6 3 (7.32%) Project Governance
6 3 (7.32%) Project Management
6 3 (7.32%) Service Design
7 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.88%) Network Virtualisation
7 2 (4.88%) Virtual Environments
8 1 (2.44%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.44%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.20%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) MCSE
1 11 (26.83%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (26.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (24.39%) CCA
2 10 (24.39%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.44%) HP ASE
System Software
1 23 (56.10%) Hyper-V
2 22 (53.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (26.83%) Active Directory
4 10 (24.39%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) SCCM
2 3 (7.32%) HAProxy
3 1 (2.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (65.85%) VMware
2 23 (56.10%) Microsoft
3 17 (41.46%) Citrix
4 6 (14.63%) Cisco
5 4 (9.76%) IBM
6 3 (7.32%) Dell
6 3 (7.32%) EMC
6 3 (7.32%) HP
6 3 (7.32%) NetApp
7 2 (4.88%) Kaspersky
7 2 (4.88%) Veeam
8 1 (2.44%) ProCurve
8 1 (2.44%) Red Hat