Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 18 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 306 328 298
Rank change year-on-year +22 -30 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 20 15 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.13% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.14% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 23 4 26
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -2.70% -2.63%
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,375 £33,622
90th Percentile £70,000 £56,000 £55,625
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 9716 11097 10597
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.40% 96.18% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 7999 8802 8814
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Infrastructure Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Consultant in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Consultant
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Consultant in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Consultant
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Consultant in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Consultant
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Consultant within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 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
Birmingham +23 18 £52,500 +16.67% 1
Staffordshire - 1 £60,000 -
Infrastructure Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 West Midlands region featuring Infrastructure Consultant in the job title.

1 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (80.00%) VMware
3 15 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (65.00%) Hyper-V
5 10 (50.00%) Windows
5 10 (50.00%) MCSE
5 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (40.00%) SAN
6 8 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (40.00%) Citrix
6 8 (40.00%) XenApp
7 7 (35.00%) Office 365
7 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (35.00%) CCA
7 7 (35.00%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (25.00%) 3PAR
9 5 (25.00%) Skype for Business
9 5 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
9 5 (25.00%) EMC
9 5 (25.00%) SQL
9 5 (25.00%) NetApp
10 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
10 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
11 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
11 3 (15.00%) PaaS
11 3 (15.00%) IaaS
12 2 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
12 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared

Infrastructure Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 5 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Office 365
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (15.00%) IaaS
3 3 (15.00%) PaaS
4 2 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.00%) Subversion
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (10.00%) Presales
2 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (5.00%) Economics
2 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (5.00%) Project Management
2 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) Go
3 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) MCSE
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (35.00%) CCA
3 7 (35.00%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (10.00%) MCSA
4 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.00%) Degree
5 1 (5.00%) HP ASE
System Software
1 15 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (65.00%) Hyper-V
3 8 (40.00%) XenApp
4 5 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 1 (5.00%) Ceph
6 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Ansible
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
1 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (80.00%) VMware
3 8 (40.00%) Citrix
4 5 (25.00%) 3PAR
4 5 (25.00%) EMC
4 5 (25.00%) NetApp
5 1 (5.00%) Capita
5 1 (5.00%) Google
5 1 (5.00%) HP
5 1 (5.00%) IBM
5 1 (5.00%) Nimble Storage
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.00%) Veeam