Period
to 25 July 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 25 July 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
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 978 979 923
Rank change year-on-year +1 -56 +139
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 206 280 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.14% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 179 237 376
UK median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -10.00%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 170504 195110 215041
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.98% 96.49% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 138625 163935 176370
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Infrastructure Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Consultant in the UK

Infrastructure Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Consultant in the UK

Infrastructure Consultant
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Consultant in the UK

Infrastructure Consultant
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 25 July 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
England +40 186 £52,500 +5.00% 19
UK excluding London +18 113 £50,000 +11.11% 15
London +32 87 £57,500 -8.00% 10
South East +44 43 £52,500 +16.67% 3
Midlands +61 28 £52,500 +31.25% 2
West Midlands +39 20 £52,500 +16.67% 2
North of England -19 18 £40,000 -11.11% 3
North West -38 13 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Wales +10 12 £40,000 -5.88% 2
South West +23 9 £60,000 +14.29% 1
East Midlands +21 8 £52,500 +50.00%
Yorkshire +27 7 £40,000 +14.29%
Scotland -3 4 £52,500 +10.53% 4
East of England +6 3 - -

Infrastructure Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 featuring Infrastructure Consultant in the job title.

1 111 (53.88%) VMware
2 100 (48.54%) Windows
3 98 (47.57%) Microsoft
4 76 (36.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 72 (34.95%) Hyper-V
6 67 (32.52%) Active Directory
7 66 (32.04%) Microsoft Azure
8 64 (31.07%) Office 365
9 62 (30.10%) SAN
10 57 (27.67%) Windows Server
11 54 (26.21%) Citrix
12 53 (25.73%) Microsoft Certification
13 48 (23.30%) MCSE
14 40 (19.42%) Cisco
14 40 (19.42%) Presales
14 40 (19.42%) PowerShell
15 38 (18.45%) ITIL
16 35 (16.99%) Amazon AWS
17 33 (16.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 31 (15.05%) Linux
18 31 (15.05%) Windows Server 2012
19 29 (14.08%) XenApp
19 29 (14.08%) Citrix Certification
20 28 (13.59%) CCA
21 26 (12.62%) Finance
21 26 (12.62%) Degree
22 25 (12.14%) Skype for Business
23 23 (11.17%) NetApp
23 23 (11.17%) Project Management
23 23 (11.17%) Exchange Server 2013

Infrastructure Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 25 (12.14%) Skype for Business
2 23 (11.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 19 (9.22%) MS Exchange
4 13 (6.31%) SharePoint
5 7 (3.40%) Apache
5 7 (3.40%) nginx
6 6 (2.91%) IIS
7 3 (1.46%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.97%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (0.97%) CloudStack
8 2 (0.97%) Confluence
8 2 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.49%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (2.91%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (5.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.43%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.49%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.49%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 66 (32.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 64 (31.07%) Office 365
3 35 (16.99%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (9.71%) IaaS
5 14 (6.80%) PaaS
6 11 (5.34%) SaaS
7 5 (2.43%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (2.43%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.97%) GitHub
8 2 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 62 (30.10%) SAN
2 22 (10.68%) Firewall
3 21 (10.19%) DNS
4 17 (8.25%) WAN
5 16 (7.77%) LAN
6 15 (7.28%) NAS
7 14 (6.80%) DHCP
8 13 (6.31%) Skype
9 10 (4.85%) VPN
10 6 (2.91%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (2.91%) Ethernet
10 6 (2.91%) Fibre Channel
10 6 (2.91%) iSCSI
10 6 (2.91%) Structured Cabling
10 6 (2.91%) Unified Communications
11 5 (2.43%) Network Security
11 5 (2.43%) Remote Desktop
11 5 (2.43%) TCP/IP
11 5 (2.43%) tcpdump
11 5 (2.43%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.28%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.94%) MySQL
3 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (0.97%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (0.97%) Big Data
4 2 (0.97%) DB2
4 2 (0.97%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.97%) MariaDB
4 2 (0.97%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.97%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.97%) Redis
4 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.94%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (0.97%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.97%) JIRA
2 2 (0.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 26 (12.62%) Finance
2 14 (6.80%) Telecoms
3 12 (5.83%) Advertising
3 12 (5.83%) Legal
4 10 (4.85%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.91%) Retail
6 5 (2.43%) Banking
7 4 (1.94%) Back Office
7 4 (1.94%) Front Office
8 2 (0.97%) Automotive
8 2 (0.97%) Billing
8 2 (0.97%) French Language
8 2 (0.97%) German Language
8 2 (0.97%) Local Government
8 2 (0.97%) Military
8 2 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.97%) Swedish Language
9 1 (0.49%) Marketing
9 1 (0.49%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.34%) Web Services
2 10 (4.85%) .NET
3 7 (3.40%) REST
3 7 (3.40%) SOAP
4 6 (2.91%) .NET Framework
4 6 (2.91%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.46%) HTML
6 2 (0.97%) Flash
6 2 (0.97%) LAMP
6 2 (0.97%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (0.97%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (0.49%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.25%) Private Cloud
2 12 (5.83%) Data Centre
3 10 (4.85%) Public Cloud
4 4 (1.94%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.94%) Hedge funds
5 3 (1.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (0.97%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (0.97%) NHS
6 2 (0.97%) Replication
6 2 (0.97%) User Experience
7 1 (0.49%) Clustering
7 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.49%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.49%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.49%) PKI
7 1 (0.49%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.49%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 100 (48.54%) Windows
2 57 (27.67%) Windows Server
3 31 (15.05%) Linux
3 31 (15.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (2.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.94%) Unix
5 4 (1.94%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.46%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.46%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.97%) VMS
7 2 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (19.42%) Presales
2 38 (18.45%) ITIL
3 23 (11.17%) Project Management
4 20 (9.71%) CRM
5 18 (8.74%) Migration
6 14 (6.80%) Service Delivery
7 13 (6.31%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (5.83%) Change Management
9 11 (5.34%) Customer Engagement
9 11 (5.34%) DevOps
9 11 (5.34%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (5.34%) PRINCE2
10 10 (4.85%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (4.85%) ERP
11 9 (4.37%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (3.40%) IT Strategy
12 7 (3.40%) Open Source
13 6 (2.91%) Configuration Management
13 6 (2.91%) Server Virtualisation
14 5 (2.43%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 40 (19.42%) PowerShell
2 20 (9.71%) SQL
3 9 (4.37%) C#
4 8 (3.88%) JavaScript
5 6 (2.91%) Shell Script
6 5 (2.43%) Python
7 4 (1.94%) Bash Shell
7 4 (1.94%) Ruby
8 2 (0.97%) C
8 2 (0.97%) Go
8 2 (0.97%) Java
9 1 (0.49%) VB
9 1 (0.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 53 (25.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 48 (23.30%) MCSE
3 33 (16.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 29 (14.08%) Citrix Certification
5 28 (13.59%) CCA
6 26 (12.62%) Degree
7 16 (7.77%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (4.85%) MCSA
9 9 (4.37%) CCNA
10 8 (3.88%) CCNP
10 8 (3.88%) Security Cleared
11 7 (3.40%) SC Cleared
12 6 (2.91%) CCDP
12 6 (2.91%) Master's Degree
13 5 (2.43%) MCSD
14 4 (1.94%) Computer Science Degree
14 4 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (1.94%) VCP6
15 3 (1.46%) CCEA
15 3 (1.46%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (2.43%) QA
2 2 (0.97%) GCP
2 2 (0.97%) PMO
3 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 76 (36.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 72 (34.95%) Hyper-V
3 67 (32.52%) Active Directory
4 29 (14.08%) XenApp
5 18 (8.74%) vSphere
6 14 (6.80%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (5.83%) XenDesktop
8 9 (4.37%) VMware Workstation
9 7 (3.40%) Docker
10 3 (1.46%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (0.97%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (0.97%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.97%) UAG
11 2 (0.97%) Varnish
11 2 (0.97%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (5.83%) SCCM
2 10 (4.85%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (4.37%) Puppet
4 7 (3.40%) HAProxy
4 7 (3.40%) SCOM
5 6 (2.91%) Ansible
6 4 (1.94%) vCenter Server
7 3 (1.46%) Kubernetes
7 3 (1.46%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.97%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (0.97%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.97%) SCSM
8 2 (0.97%) Terraform
9 1 (0.49%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.49%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.49%) WSUS
Vendors
1 111 (53.88%) VMware
2 98 (47.57%) Microsoft
3 54 (26.21%) Citrix
4 40 (19.42%) Cisco
5 23 (11.17%) NetApp
6 18 (8.74%) EMC
7 13 (6.31%) 3PAR
8 12 (5.83%) HP
8 12 (5.83%) Juniper
9 9 (4.37%) Veeam
10 8 (3.88%) Dell
11 7 (3.40%) IBM
12 6 (2.91%) CheckPoint
13 4 (1.94%) Aruba
13 4 (1.94%) EqualLogic
13 4 (1.94%) Infoblox
13 4 (1.94%) Oracle
13 4 (1.94%) SaltStack
13 4 (1.94%) SAP
13 4 (1.94%) SonicWALL
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Scotland
Waterstons
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
West London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £65,000 to £95,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 85000 per year
Posted: 10 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 85000 per year
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 85000 per year
Posted: 10 hours ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 85000 per year
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 85000 per year
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 85000 per year
Posted: 10 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Talent International
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + car
Posted: 5 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits + Career Progression
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Mitchell Chase
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Car Allowance + HIGH OTE
Posted: 21 days ago
Surrey
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Amazon
Posted: 12 days ago