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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 47 53 44
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 21 18 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.24% 2.71% 4.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.29% 2.81% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 27
Median salary £35,000 £35,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.09% +2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,150 £41,950 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
639 640 613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.61% 96.24% 99.35%
Number of salaries quoted 538 538 498
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 May 2016.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 27 (93.10%) Windows
2 23 (79.31%) VMware
3 16 (55.17%) WSUS
3 16 (55.17%) Firewall
4 15 (51.72%) Active Directory
4 15 (51.72%) Windows Server
5 13 (44.83%) Citrix
5 13 (44.83%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (41.38%) Cybersecurity
7 11 (37.93%) SIEM
7 11 (37.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (37.93%) MS Exchange
8 10 (34.48%) Cisco
8 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
9 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
9 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (27.59%) ELK Stack
10 7 (24.14%) SAN
11 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (20.69%) Intel Security
11 6 (20.69%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (20.69%) logstash
11 6 (20.69%) Kibana
12 5 (17.24%) High Availability
12 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (17.24%) Unix
12 5 (17.24%) Oracle
12 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
12 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server

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 11 (37.93%) MS Exchange
2 6 (20.69%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (6.90%) IIS
6 1 (3.45%) Apache
6 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (55.17%) Firewall
2 7 (24.14%) SAN
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (6.90%) DHCP
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (3.45%) DNS
4 1 (3.45%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.45%) Unified Communications
4 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (6.90%) Advertising
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) ELK Stack
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
1 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (3.45%) EqualLogic
1 1 (3.45%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 27 (93.10%) Windows
2 15 (51.72%) Windows Server
3 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (17.24%) Unix
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (37.93%) SIEM
3 5 (17.24%) High Availability
4 3 (10.34%) Coaching
5 1 (3.45%) Analytics
5 1 (3.45%) ITIL
5 1 (3.45%) Presales
5 1 (3.45%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) CCNA
2 1 (3.45%) CCNP
2 1 (3.45%) MCITP
2 1 (3.45%) MCSE
2 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (37.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (51.72%) Active Directory
2 13 (44.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 5 (17.24%) XenApp
3 5 (17.24%) XenDesktop
4 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (6.90%) vSphere
5 1 (3.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 16 (55.17%) WSUS
2 6 (20.69%) Kibana
2 6 (20.69%) logstash
3 5 (17.24%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (6.90%) Nagios
5 1 (3.45%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 23 (79.31%) VMware
2 13 (44.83%) Citrix
3 10 (34.48%) Cisco
3 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
4 6 (20.69%) Intel Security
5 5 (17.24%) Oracle
6 1 (3.45%) Dell
6 1 (3.45%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (3.45%) Juniper