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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 63 47 57
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 23 22 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.71% 3.36% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.75% 3.46% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 5
Average salary £37,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.84% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £34,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
835 635 553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.24% 97.09% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 709 568 457
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 2015.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 44 (97.78%) Windows
2 38 (84.44%) VMware
3 35 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 32 (71.11%) Active Directory
4 32 (71.11%) SAN
5 30 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 30 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (48.89%) Microsoft
7 19 (42.22%) MS Exchange
8 16 (35.56%) Exchange Server 2010
9 15 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
9 15 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
9 15 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (31.11%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
11 12 (26.67%) Lync
12 11 (24.44%) VMware ESXi
12 11 (24.44%) Advertising
13 10 (22.22%) Firewall
13 10 (22.22%) MCSE
13 10 (22.22%) Windows 7
13 10 (22.22%) Windows 8
14 9 (20.00%) ITIL
14 9 (20.00%) Citrix
14 9 (20.00%) Hyper-V
15 8 (17.78%) SharePoint
15 8 (17.78%) DHCP
16 7 (15.56%) Cisco
16 7 (15.56%) Office 365
17 6 (13.33%) vSphere

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 (42.22%) MS Exchange
2 16 (35.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 15 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (26.67%) Lync
5 8 (17.78%) SharePoint
6 6 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (4.44%) Apache
9 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
9 1 (2.22%) IIS
9 1 (2.22%) JBoss
Applications
1 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (71.11%) SAN
2 10 (22.22%) Firewall
3 8 (17.78%) DHCP
4 3 (6.67%) LAN
4 3 (6.67%) WAN
4 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.67%) DNS
5 1 (2.22%) NAS
5 1 (2.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 11 (24.44%) Advertising
2 5 (11.11%) Finance
3 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Clustering
2 1 (2.22%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 44 (97.78%) Windows
2 35 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 30 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 30 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 10 (22.22%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.44%) Linux
6 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2
2 1 (2.22%) Scrum
2 1 (2.22%) Information Security
2 1 (2.22%) Network Design
2 1 (2.22%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (2.22%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (2.22%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (2.22%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (31.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (22.22%) MCSE
3 6 (13.33%) MCSA
4 5 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (8.89%) CCNA
5 4 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (6.67%) MCITP
7 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 32 (71.11%) Active Directory
2 15 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (24.44%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 6 (13.33%) vSphere
6 3 (6.67%) XenApp
6 3 (6.67%) XenServer
6 3 (6.67%) XenDesktop
7 2 (4.44%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 38 (84.44%) VMware
2 22 (48.89%) Microsoft
3 9 (20.00%) Citrix
4 7 (15.56%) Cisco
5 6 (13.33%) Avaya
6 4 (8.89%) HP
7 3 (6.67%) Apple
8 2 (4.44%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.44%) Aastra
9 1 (2.22%) Veeam
9 1 (2.22%) Verint
9 1 (2.22%) WatchGuard
9 1 (2.22%) NetApp
9 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
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