The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cardiff region that had Infrastructure Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 47 64 68
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 12 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.32% 1.36% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.35% 1.39% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 4
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +15.70%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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
511 717 685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.65% 97.55% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 471 586 594
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

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 25 February 2017.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Infrastructure Engineer 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 Cardiff region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 26 (89.66%) Windows
2 20 (68.97%) Windows Server
3 19 (65.52%) VMware
4 17 (58.62%) MS Exchange
5 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
5 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
5 13 (44.83%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (37.93%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (37.93%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (37.93%) Apple
6 11 (37.93%) Firewall
7 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (34.48%) LAN
7 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (34.48%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (34.48%) Office 365
7 10 (34.48%) Hyper-V
8 9 (31.03%) XenApp
8 9 (31.03%) XenDesktop
8 9 (31.03%) Citrix
9 8 (27.59%) WAN
9 8 (27.59%) DNS
9 8 (27.59%) Linux
9 8 (27.59%) Avaya
9 8 (27.59%) XenServer
10 7 (24.14%) Aastra
10 7 (24.14%) SAN
10 7 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (24.14%) Telecoms

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 17 (58.62%) MS Exchange
2 11 (37.93%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (37.93%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (34.48%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (13.79%) Apache
4 4 (13.79%) JBoss
5 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (10.34%) IIS
5 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (34.48%) Office 365
2 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.45%) IaaS
3 1 (3.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) Firewall
2 10 (34.48%) LAN
3 8 (27.59%) DNS
3 8 (27.59%) WAN
4 7 (24.14%) SAN
5 3 (10.34%) Wireless
6 2 (6.90%) DHCP
7 1 (3.45%) ADSL
7 1 (3.45%) BIG-IP
7 1 (3.45%) HTTP
7 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) MySQL
General
1 7 (24.14%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Cloud Native
1 1 (3.45%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 26 (89.66%) Windows
2 20 (68.97%) Windows Server
3 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (27.59%) Linux
6 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (10.34%) Mac OS X
7 3 (10.34%) Unix
8 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (3.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Information Security
2 6 (20.69%) ITIL
3 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (6.90%) Migration
3 2 (6.90%) Problem Management
3 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
3 2 (6.90%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (6.90%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (3.45%) Change Management
4 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.45%) Security Management
4 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.45%) Software Delivery
4 1 (3.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) Bash Shell
1 4 (13.79%) Perl
1 4 (13.79%) Python
2 3 (10.34%) Ruby
3 1 (3.45%) C
3 1 (3.45%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (24.14%) CCNA
2 7 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (24.14%) MCSE
3 4 (13.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (10.34%) CCA
4 3 (10.34%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (10.34%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
1 13 (44.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (34.48%) Hyper-V
3 9 (31.03%) XenApp
3 9 (31.03%) XenDesktop
4 8 (27.59%) XenServer
5 3 (10.34%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (6.90%) vCloud
6 2 (6.90%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.45%) Ansible
2 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (65.52%) VMware
2 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
3 11 (37.93%) Apple
4 9 (31.03%) Citrix
5 8 (27.59%) Avaya
6 7 (24.14%) Aastra
7 5 (17.24%) Oracle
8 4 (13.79%) Cisco
8 4 (13.79%) Dell
8 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
8 4 (13.79%) Veeam
9 2 (6.90%) EMC
9 2 (6.90%) EqualLogic
9 2 (6.90%) F5
9 2 (6.90%) NetApp
9 2 (6.90%) Symantec
10 1 (3.45%) Radware
10 1 (3.45%) Veritas
10 1 (3.45%) Vyatta
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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