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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 42 56 44
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 27 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.29% 1.23% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.41% 1.27% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 26 6 2
Average salary £32,250 £34,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.14% +0.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,250 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,500 £34,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.12% +11.42%
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
612 551 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.30% 96.50% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 541 462 312
Average salary £34,000 £33,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.74% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 19 September 2014.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 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 53 (100.00%) VMware
2 44 (83.02%) Windows
3 29 (54.72%) Cisco
3 29 (54.72%) Windows Server 2003
3 29 (54.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (49.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (43.40%) Firewall
6 21 (39.62%) Office 365
7 19 (35.85%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (33.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 18 (33.96%) Exchange Server 2003
8 18 (33.96%) MS Exchange
8 18 (33.96%) Linux
9 16 (30.19%) CCNA
9 16 (30.19%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (30.19%) SAN
10 15 (28.30%) Red Hat
11 13 (24.53%) Hyper-V
12 12 (22.64%) Active Directory
12 12 (22.64%) HP
13 11 (20.75%) Solaris
13 11 (20.75%) ITIL
13 11 (20.75%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
14 10 (18.87%) Terminal Services
14 10 (18.87%) MCSE
14 10 (18.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 10 (18.87%) Exchange Server 2013
15 9 (16.98%) Dell
15 9 (16.98%) NetApp

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 18 (33.96%) MS Exchange
1 18 (33.96%) Exchange Server 2003
2 10 (18.87%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (15.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (13.21%) SharePoint
5 6 (11.32%) Lync
6 4 (7.55%) Apache
7 3 (5.66%) Tomcat
7 3 (5.66%) IIS
7 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (15.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 21 (39.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (43.40%) Firewall
2 16 (30.19%) SAN
3 4 (7.55%) VoIP
3 4 (7.55%) iSCSI
3 4 (7.55%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (5.66%) HSRP
4 3 (5.66%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (5.66%) LAN
4 3 (5.66%) WAN
4 3 (5.66%) VRRP
4 3 (5.66%) VLAN
5 2 (3.77%) DHCP
5 2 (3.77%) VPN
5 2 (3.77%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.89%) OLAP
1 1 (1.89%) OLTP
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (7.55%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.77%) Blackberry
1 2 (3.77%) CLARiiON
1 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.89%) Clustering
2 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 44 (83.02%) Windows
2 29 (54.72%) Windows Server 2003
2 29 (54.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (49.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (33.96%) Linux
5 11 (20.75%) Solaris
6 10 (18.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (15.09%) UNIX
7 8 (15.09%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (7.55%) CentOS
8 4 (7.55%) AIX
9 2 (3.77%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.75%) ITIL
2 7 (13.21%) Mentoring
3 6 (11.32%) Line Management
3 6 (11.32%) Service Management
3 6 (11.32%) Change Management
3 6 (11.32%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (11.32%) Competitive Intelligence
4 5 (9.43%) Network Design
5 4 (7.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (5.66%) Project Management
6 3 (5.66%) Load Balancing
6 3 (5.66%) Email Migration
7 1 (1.89%) Resilience Testing
7 1 (1.89%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.43%) SQL
2 4 (7.55%) Python
2 4 (7.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (33.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 16 (30.19%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (30.19%) CCNA
3 11 (20.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (18.87%) MCSE
5 7 (13.21%) Degree
5 7 (13.21%) CCNP
6 6 (11.32%) CCA
6 6 (11.32%) Citrix Certification
6 6 (11.32%) RHCE
7 2 (3.77%) MCITP
8 1 (1.89%) MCSA
8 1 (1.89%) VCP5
System Software
1 19 (35.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (24.53%) Hyper-V
3 12 (22.64%) Active Directory
4 10 (18.87%) Terminal Services
5 2 (3.77%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.89%) vSphere
6 1 (1.89%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) NetBackup
1 2 (3.77%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.89%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 53 (100.00%) VMware
2 29 (54.72%) Cisco
3 15 (28.30%) Red Hat
4 12 (22.64%) HP
5 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
6 9 (16.98%) Dell
6 9 (16.98%) NetApp
7 5 (9.43%) JBoss
8 3 (5.66%) Oracle
8 3 (5.66%) IBM
8 3 (5.66%) CheckPoint
8 3 (5.66%) WatchGuard
8 3 (5.66%) SonicWALL
9 2 (3.77%) Novell
9 2 (3.77%) EMC
10 1 (1.89%) Citrix
10 1 (1.89%) 3PAR