The median annual salary for a Infrastructure Consultant was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 April 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
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 767 799 767
Rank change year-on-year +32 -32  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 98 151 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.15% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 83 115 204
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -12.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +17.64% -5.55%  

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 82827 99939 106877
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.29% 96.32% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 68817 83912 87121
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Infrastructure Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Consultant in the UK

Infrastructure Consultant
Top 30 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 3 months to 27 April 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
England +58 85 £52,500 +11.70% 10
London +70 37 £57,500 +15.00% 4
South East +49 26 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Hampshire +14 13 £50,000 +17.64% 1
West Midlands +28 9 £52,500 -19.23% 1
Surrey +53 8 £58,750 +34.28%
South Wales +12 8 £40,000 -5.88%
Newport +7 8 £40,000 -5.88%
Wales +7 8 £40,000 -5.88%
Southampton +4 8 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Coventry - 8 £52,500 -
South West +21 5 £55,000 +18.27% 1
North West -20 5 £40,000 -27.27%
Berkshire +38 4 £75,000 +125.56%
Scotland +1 4 £52,500 +10.52%
City of London +37 3 £65,000 +30.00% 2
Yorkshire +20 3 £40,000 +14.28%
West Yorkshire +19 3 £40,000 +14.28%
East Midlands +9 3 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Glasgow +4 3 £52,500 +16.66%
Manchester -27 3 £40,000 -11.11%
Cheltenham - 3 £35,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 3 £35,000 - 1
Dorset +14 2 £60,000 +29.03%
Cheshire -7 2 - -
West Sussex - 2 £38,250 -
Kent - 2 £50,000 -
Wigan - 2 £40,000 -
Wakefield - 2 £40,000 -
East Grinstead - 2 £38,250 -

Infrastructure Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 133 (63.33%) Microsoft
2 117 (55.71%) VMware
3 111 (52.86%) Windows
4 95 (45.24%) Citrix
5 90 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 76 (36.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 75 (35.71%) SAN
7 75 (35.71%) Hyper-V
8 74 (35.24%) Office 365
9 67 (31.90%) Active Directory
10 66 (31.43%) MCSE
10 66 (31.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 60 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
12 57 (27.14%) Windows Server
13 56 (26.67%) XenApp
14 51 (24.29%) CCA
14 51 (24.29%) Citrix Certification
15 49 (23.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 43 (20.48%) Exchange Server 2013
17 39 (18.57%) Presales
18 37 (17.62%) Amazon AWS
19 34 (16.19%) PowerShell
20 33 (15.71%) Cisco
21 31 (14.76%) Linux
22 28 (13.33%) ITIL
23 25 (11.90%) CRM
23 25 (11.90%) MS Exchange
24 24 (11.43%) SharePoint
25 22 (10.48%) vSphere
25 22 (10.48%) SCCM

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 43 (20.48%) Exchange Server 2013
2 25 (11.90%) MS Exchange
3 24 (11.43%) SharePoint
4 9 (4.29%) IIS
4 9 (4.29%) Skype for Business
5 7 (3.33%) Tomcat
5 7 (3.33%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.43%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.95%) Apache
7 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.95%) nginx
8 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 17 (8.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.48%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 74 (35.24%) Office 365
2 60 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (17.62%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (7.62%) IaaS
5 7 (3.33%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (3.33%) PaaS
6 5 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (35.71%) SAN
2 17 (8.10%) Firewall
3 14 (6.67%) WAN
4 13 (6.19%) VPN
5 12 (5.71%) LAN
6 11 (5.24%) DNS
6 11 (5.24%) NAS
6 11 (5.24%) TCP/IP
7 10 (4.76%) Internet
8 8 (3.81%) Skype
8 8 (3.81%) VLAN
9 7 (3.33%) DHCP
9 7 (3.33%) iSCSI
10 6 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
11 5 (2.38%) NetScaler
12 4 (1.90%) Ethernet
12 4 (1.90%) Structured Cabling
13 3 (1.43%) PBX
14 2 (0.95%) HTTP
14 2 (0.95%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.81%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (3.81%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (3.81%) SQL Server 2014
2 8 (3.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (3.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (2.38%) Big Data
3 5 (2.38%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (0.95%) Power BI
5 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 13 (6.19%) Finance
2 11 (5.24%) Advertising
3 9 (4.29%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.33%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.90%) Banking
5 4 (1.90%) Legal
5 4 (1.90%) Retail
6 2 (0.95%) Billing
6 2 (0.95%) Marketing
6 2 (0.95%) Military
7 1 (0.48%) Law
7 1 (0.48%) Local Government
7 1 (0.48%) Publishing
7 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (8.10%) REST
1 17 (8.10%) SOAP
2 8 (3.81%) .NET
2 8 (3.81%) .NET Framework
2 8 (3.81%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.95%) HTML
3 2 (0.95%) Web Services
4 1 (0.48%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.10%) Public Cloud
2 14 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 8 (3.81%) Replication
4 7 (3.33%) Clustering
5 4 (1.90%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.43%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.43%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.95%) NHS
7 2 (0.95%) User Experience
8 1 (0.48%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.48%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.48%) PKI
8 1 (0.48%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.48%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 111 (52.86%) Windows
2 66 (31.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 57 (27.14%) Windows Server
4 31 (14.76%) Linux
5 21 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (4.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.95%) VMS
8 1 (0.48%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (18.57%) Presales
2 28 (13.33%) ITIL
3 25 (11.90%) CRM
4 20 (9.52%) Project Management
5 17 (8.10%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (6.19%) Migration
7 12 (5.71%) Mentoring
8 11 (5.24%) IT Strategy
9 9 (4.29%) Change Management
9 9 (4.29%) Load Balancing
10 8 (3.81%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (3.81%) Customer Engagement
10 8 (3.81%) DevOps
10 8 (3.81%) PRINCE2
11 7 (3.33%) Application Packaging
11 7 (3.33%) Business Continuity
11 7 (3.33%) ERP
12 6 (2.86%) Business Development
12 6 (2.86%) Virtual Environments
13 5 (2.38%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 34 (16.19%) PowerShell
2 11 (5.24%) C#
3 9 (4.29%) JavaScript
4 8 (3.81%) SQL
5 6 (2.86%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.95%) Java
7 1 (0.48%) C
7 1 (0.48%) VB
7 1 (0.48%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 76 (36.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 66 (31.43%) MCSE
3 51 (24.29%) CCA
3 51 (24.29%) Citrix Certification
4 49 (23.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 18 (8.57%) MCSA
6 15 (7.14%) MCP
7 13 (6.19%) Degree
8 12 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (3.81%) CCNP
10 6 (2.86%) CCDP
11 5 (2.38%) CCNA
11 5 (2.38%) Security Cleared
12 4 (1.90%) CCEA
12 4 (1.90%) MCSD
12 4 (1.90%) SC Cleared
13 3 (1.43%) VCP6
14 2 (0.95%) GAWN
14 2 (0.95%) GPEN
14 2 (0.95%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.90%) QA
2 2 (0.95%) PMO
2 2 (0.95%) SLA
3 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 90 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 75 (35.71%) Hyper-V
3 67 (31.90%) Active Directory
4 56 (26.67%) XenApp
5 22 (10.48%) vSphere
6 8 (3.81%) XenDesktop
7 7 (3.33%) Docker
8 5 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (1.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (1.43%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (1.43%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.95%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.95%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.95%) UAG
11 1 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.48%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 22 (10.48%) SCCM
2 12 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (5.71%) Puppet
3 6 (2.86%) SCOM
3 6 (2.86%) vCenter Server
4 4 (1.90%) Icinga
4 4 (1.90%) vRealize
5 3 (1.43%) SCSM
6 2 (0.95%) Ansible
6 2 (0.95%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.95%) HAProxy
6 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.95%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.95%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.48%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.48%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.48%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.48%) WSUS
Vendors
1 133 (63.33%) Microsoft
2 117 (55.71%) VMware
3 95 (45.24%) Citrix
4 33 (15.71%) Cisco
5 13 (6.19%) EMC
5 13 (6.19%) NetApp
6 11 (5.24%) Oracle
7 9 (4.29%) Dell
8 8 (3.81%) HP
9 7 (3.33%) Sitecore
10 6 (2.86%) CheckPoint
11 5 (2.38%) Juniper
11 5 (2.38%) Veeam
12 4 (1.90%) CommVault
12 4 (1.90%) Infoblox
12 4 (1.90%) LANDesk
12 4 (1.90%) ServiceNow
12 4 (1.90%) Symantec
13 3 (1.43%) AppSense
13 3 (1.43%) IBM
London
Streamline Connections Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North East
Waterstons
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + 5k Bonus, Pension, Car
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago