The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Consultant was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 214 239 220
Rank change year-on-year +25 -19  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Consultant 15 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.064% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.067% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 6
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.66% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5013 5995 5541
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.91% 96.34% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4244 4715 4618
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% -3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Infrastructure Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

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 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 June 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
Birmingham +19 11 £52,500 +16.66%
Coventry - 4 £55,000 -
Infrastructure Consultant
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 16 (72.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (54.55%) PowerShell
4 11 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (36.36%) Public Cloud
5 8 (36.36%) IaaS
5 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (36.36%) PaaS
5 8 (36.36%) REST
5 8 (36.36%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (36.36%) VMware
5 8 (36.36%) SOAP
5 8 (36.36%) CRM
5 8 (36.36%) SharePoint
6 7 (31.82%) EMC
7 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
7 6 (27.27%) Linux
7 6 (27.27%) MCSE
7 6 (27.27%) .NET
7 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
7 6 (27.27%) Puppet
7 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
7 6 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (27.27%) Presales
8 5 (22.73%) 3PAR
8 5 (22.73%) Skype for Business
8 5 (22.73%) ITIL
8 5 (22.73%) SQL
8 5 (22.73%) NetApp

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 8 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 5 (22.73%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (72.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (36.36%) IaaS
3 8 (36.36%) PaaS
4 4 (18.18%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (18.18%) Office 365
5 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Big Data
General
1 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) REST
1 8 (36.36%) SOAP
2 6 (27.27%) .NET
2 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
2 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Public Cloud
2 4 (18.18%) Private Cloud
3 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) CRM
2 6 (27.27%) Presales
3 5 (22.73%) ITIL
4 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (18.18%) DevOps
4 4 (18.18%) Integration Testing
5 2 (9.09%) IT Strategy
5 2 (9.09%) ITSM
5 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) TOGAF
6 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.55%) ERP
6 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.55%) Remediation Plan
6 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) PowerShell
2 5 (22.73%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) C#
3 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) MCSE
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (18.18%) MCSA
2 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) HP ASE
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 5 (22.73%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
4 4 (18.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (27.27%) Puppet
2 2 (9.09%) Icinga
2 2 (9.09%) SCCM
2 2 (9.09%) SCOM
2 2 (9.09%) vRealize
3 1 (4.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (4.55%) SCSM
3 1 (4.55%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) VMware
3 7 (31.82%) EMC
4 5 (22.73%) 3PAR
4 5 (22.73%) NetApp
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco
5 2 (9.09%) Dell
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle
5 2 (9.09%) ServiceNow
6 1 (4.55%) HP
6 1 (4.55%) IBM