The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Infrastructure Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 46 56 49
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 21 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.13% 0.83% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.25% 0.87% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 2
Average salary £33,000 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +8.57%
Infrastructure Engineer
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
647 573 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.28% 95.66% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 574 470 309
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in the job title across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Cardiff region.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in Cardiff

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region that cited Infrastructure Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Engineer in their job title.

1 50 (100.00%) VMware
2 37 (74.00%) Windows
3 27 (54.00%) Cisco
4 24 (48.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (48.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (44.00%) Firewall
6 21 (42.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 19 (38.00%) Office 365
9 18 (36.00%) SAN
10 17 (34.00%) Linux
11 16 (32.00%) HP
12 15 (30.00%) CCNA
12 15 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
12 15 (30.00%) Red Hat
12 15 (30.00%) Hyper-V
13 14 (28.00%) MS Exchange
13 14 (28.00%) Dell
14 13 (26.00%) Active Directory
14 13 (26.00%) Exchange Server 2003
15 11 (22.00%) ITIL
15 11 (22.00%) Solaris
16 10 (20.00%) SharePoint
16 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
16 10 (20.00%) CCNP
16 10 (20.00%) NetApp
16 10 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 9 (18.00%) UNIX
17 9 (18.00%) Lync

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region that cited Infrastructure Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 13 (26.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 9 (18.00%) Lync
5 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (8.00%) Apache
8 3 (6.00%) Tomcat
8 3 (6.00%) IIS
8 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (38.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (44.00%) Firewall
2 18 (36.00%) SAN
3 6 (12.00%) VRRP
3 6 (12.00%) VLAN
3 6 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (12.00%) HSRP
4 4 (8.00%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (8.00%) iSCSI
4 4 (8.00%) WAN
5 3 (6.00%) LAN
6 2 (4.00%) DHCP
6 2 (4.00%) VPN
6 2 (4.00%) DNS
7 1 (2.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.00%) OLAP
1 1 (2.00%) OLTP
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (4.00%) Advertising
2 1 (2.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (4.00%) CLARiiON
1 2 (4.00%) Clustering
1 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (2.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 37 (74.00%) Windows
2 24 (48.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 24 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (42.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (34.00%) Linux
5 11 (22.00%) Solaris
6 10 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (18.00%) UNIX
8 8 (16.00%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (8.00%) CentOS
9 4 (8.00%) AIX
10 2 (4.00%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.00%) ITIL
2 6 (12.00%) Project Management
2 6 (12.00%) Service Management
2 6 (12.00%) Change Management
2 6 (12.00%) Network Design
2 6 (12.00%) Systems Analysis
2 6 (12.00%) Competitive Intelligence
2 6 (12.00%) Email Migration
3 5 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.00%) High Availability
5 1 (2.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.00%) Migration
5 1 (2.00%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.00%) Perl
1 4 (8.00%) Python
2 2 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 15 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (30.00%) CCNA
3 10 (20.00%) CCNP
4 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (12.00%) RHCE
5 6 (12.00%) MCSE
5 6 (12.00%) Degree
6 5 (10.00%) CCA
6 5 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (4.00%) MCITP
8 1 (2.00%) MCSA
8 1 (2.00%) VCP5
System Software
1 24 (48.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (30.00%) Hyper-V
3 13 (26.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (12.00%) Terminal Services
5 2 (4.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.00%) vSphere
5 2 (4.00%) vCloud
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (2.00%) XenServer
6 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (4.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.00%) WSUS
2 1 (2.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 50 (100.00%) VMware
2 27 (54.00%) Cisco
3 16 (32.00%) HP
4 15 (30.00%) Red Hat
5 14 (28.00%) Dell
6 10 (20.00%) NetApp
6 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (12.00%) CheckPoint
7 6 (12.00%) WatchGuard
7 6 (12.00%) SonicWALL
8 5 (10.00%) JBoss
9 4 (8.00%) Oracle
10 3 (6.00%) IBM
10 3 (6.00%) EMC
11 2 (4.00%) Citrix
11 2 (4.00%) Novell
12 1 (2.00%) 3PAR
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum + bonus,training, pension
Posted: 2 days ago