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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 56 46 62
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 20 27 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.53% 4.01% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.61% 4.19% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 18 24 0
Average salary £36,750 £33,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.36% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
766 645 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.72% 95.84% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 618 548 430
Average salary £36,375 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.98% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,025 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 31 (93.94%) Windows
2 27 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 27 (81.82%) VMware
3 24 (72.73%) SAN
3 24 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (63.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (60.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
7 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (33.33%) Lync
8 10 (30.30%) MS Exchange
9 9 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (27.27%) Windows 7
9 9 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (27.27%) Windows 8
9 9 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
9 9 (27.27%) Advertising
10 8 (24.24%) Hyper-V
10 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
10 8 (24.24%) MCSE
11 7 (21.21%) SharePoint
11 7 (21.21%) DHCP
11 7 (21.21%) Firewall
11 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (18.18%) Cisco
12 6 (18.18%) Citrix
12 6 (18.18%) ITIL
13 5 (15.15%) CCNA
13 5 (15.15%) MCSA

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 11 (33.33%) Lync
2 10 (30.30%) MS Exchange
3 9 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (21.21%) SharePoint
5 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (6.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (72.73%) SAN
2 7 (21.21%) Firewall
2 7 (21.21%) DHCP
3 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 3 (9.09%) LAN
3 3 (9.09%) WAN
3 3 (9.09%) DNS
4 1 (3.03%) VPN
General
1 9 (27.27%) Advertising
2 5 (15.15%) Finance
3 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 31 (93.94%) Windows
2 24 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (63.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (60.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (27.27%) Windows 7
5 9 (27.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) ITIL
2 1 (3.03%) Information Security
2 1 (3.03%) Network Design
2 1 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (3.03%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (24.24%) MCSE
3 5 (15.15%) MCSA
3 5 (15.15%) CCNA
3 5 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (12.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (6.06%) MCITP
System Software
1 27 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 9 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (24.24%) Hyper-V
4 4 (12.12%) vSphere
5 2 (6.06%) XenApp
5 2 (6.06%) XenServer
5 2 (6.06%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 27 (81.82%) VMware
2 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
3 6 (18.18%) Cisco
3 6 (18.18%) Citrix
4 5 (15.15%) Avaya
5 3 (9.09%) HP
6 2 (6.06%) Apple
6 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.03%) WatchGuard
7 1 (3.03%) Aastra
7 1 (3.03%) Veeam
7 1 (3.03%) Verint
7 1 (3.03%) Dell
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35k - 42k per year + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension etc
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £24k - 28k per year + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 13 days ago