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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 40 53 45
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 28 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.52% 1.72% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.64% 1.78% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 27 9 2
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% +0.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £36,100 £34,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
604 562 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.42% 96.56% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 527 476 347
Average salary £35,000 £33,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 September 2014.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 54 (98.18%) VMware
2 45 (81.82%) Windows
3 31 (56.36%) Cisco
4 29 (52.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 29 (52.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (47.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (43.64%) Firewall
7 21 (38.18%) Office 365
8 19 (34.55%) Exchange Server 2003
8 19 (34.55%) MS Exchange
9 17 (30.91%) Linux
9 17 (30.91%) VMware Infrastructure
10 16 (29.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 16 (29.09%) CCNA
10 16 (29.09%) Cisco Certification
11 15 (27.27%) SAN
12 14 (25.45%) Red Hat
12 14 (25.45%) Active Directory
12 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
13 13 (23.64%) Microsoft Certification
14 12 (21.82%) MCSE
14 12 (21.82%) Hyper-V
15 11 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
15 11 (20.00%) MS Excel
15 11 (20.00%) HP
15 11 (20.00%) Terminal Services
16 10 (18.18%) Solaris
16 10 (18.18%) ITIL
17 9 (16.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 8 (14.55%) Exchange Server 2007

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 19 (34.55%) MS Exchange
1 19 (34.55%) Exchange Server 2003
2 11 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (14.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (10.91%) SharePoint
5 5 (9.09%) IIS
5 5 (9.09%) Lync
6 4 (7.27%) Apache
7 3 (5.45%) Tomcat
7 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 21 (38.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (43.64%) Firewall
2 15 (27.27%) SAN
3 4 (7.27%) VoIP
3 4 (7.27%) iSCSI
3 4 (7.27%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (5.45%) LAN
4 3 (5.45%) WAN
5 2 (3.64%) DHCP
5 2 (3.64%) VRRP
5 2 (3.64%) VPN
5 2 (3.64%) DNS
5 2 (3.64%) HSRP
5 2 (3.64%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (3.64%) VLAN
6 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.82%) OLAP
1 1 (1.82%) OLTP
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (7.27%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) LAMP
2 1 (1.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.64%) Blackberry
1 2 (3.64%) CLARiiON
1 2 (3.64%) Clustering
1 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 45 (81.82%) Windows
2 29 (52.73%) Windows Server 2003
2 29 (52.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (47.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (30.91%) Linux
5 10 (18.18%) Solaris
6 9 (16.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (14.55%) UNIX
8 7 (12.73%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (7.27%) CentOS
9 4 (7.27%) AIX
10 2 (3.64%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.18%) ITIL
2 6 (10.91%) Mentoring
3 5 (9.09%) Line Management
3 5 (9.09%) Service Management
3 5 (9.09%) Change Management
3 5 (9.09%) Network Design
3 5 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (9.09%) Competitive Intelligence
4 4 (7.27%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.45%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.64%) Project Management
6 2 (3.64%) Email Migration
7 1 (1.82%) Resilience Testing
7 1 (1.82%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.82%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.73%) SQL
2 4 (7.27%) Python
2 4 (7.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (29.09%) CCNA
1 16 (29.09%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (29.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 13 (23.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (21.82%) MCSE
4 6 (10.91%) CCNP
4 6 (10.91%) CCA
4 6 (10.91%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (10.91%) Degree
5 5 (9.09%) RHCE
6 2 (3.64%) MCITP
7 1 (1.82%) VCP5
7 1 (1.82%) MCP
7 1 (1.82%) MCSA
System Software
1 17 (30.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (25.45%) Active Directory
3 12 (21.82%) Hyper-V
4 11 (20.00%) Terminal Services
5 2 (3.64%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.82%) vSphere
6 1 (1.82%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) NetBackup
1 2 (3.64%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.82%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 54 (98.18%) VMware
2 31 (56.36%) Cisco
3 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
3 14 (25.45%) Red Hat
4 11 (20.00%) HP
5 8 (14.55%) Dell
5 8 (14.55%) NetApp
6 5 (9.09%) JBoss
7 3 (5.45%) Oracle
7 3 (5.45%) IBM
8 2 (3.64%) EMC
8 2 (3.64%) Novell
8 2 (3.64%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.64%) WatchGuard
8 2 (3.64%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.82%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.82%) Citrix
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