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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 56 60 48
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 20 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.79% 2.55% 3.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.84% 2.58% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 20
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,500 £35,050
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £37,500 £35,250
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +6.38%
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
703 813 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.05% 98.55% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 619 689 573
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £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 30 August 2016.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 37 (86.05%) VMware
2 31 (72.09%) Windows
3 22 (51.16%) Active Directory
4 20 (46.51%) Firewall
5 19 (44.19%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (37.21%) Cisco
7 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
7 15 (34.88%) Linux
7 15 (34.88%) Windows Server
8 14 (32.56%) Citrix
8 14 (32.56%) MS Exchange
8 14 (32.56%) WSUS
9 13 (30.23%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (27.91%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (27.91%) Cybersecurity
10 12 (27.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 11 (25.58%) Unix
11 11 (25.58%) SIEM
12 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
13 9 (20.93%) Red Hat
14 8 (18.60%) ELK Stack
15 6 (13.95%) Intel Security
15 6 (13.95%) SAN
15 6 (13.95%) Elasticsearch
15 6 (13.95%) logstash
15 6 (13.95%) Kibana
16 5 (11.63%) McAfee ePO
16 5 (11.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 5 (11.63%) Hyper-V
16 5 (11.63%) XenApp

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 14 (32.56%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.95%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (11.63%) Apache
3 5 (11.63%) JBoss
4 4 (9.30%) Tomcat
4 4 (9.30%) WebSphere
5 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.65%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) IaaS
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
1 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (46.51%) Firewall
2 6 (13.95%) SAN
3 5 (11.63%) LAN
3 5 (11.63%) WAN
4 4 (9.30%) VPN
5 3 (6.98%) DHCP
5 3 (6.98%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (4.65%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (4.65%) DNS
6 2 (4.65%) Ethernet
6 2 (4.65%) Internet
6 2 (4.65%) iSCSI
6 2 (4.65%) MPLS
6 2 (4.65%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (11.63%) Advertising
2 4 (9.30%) Back Office
2 4 (9.30%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) ELK Stack
2 2 (4.65%) Apache Flex
3 1 (2.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Clustering
1 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
1 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (4.65%) EqualLogic
2 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.33%) Cloud Native
2 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.33%) Fintech
2 1 (2.33%) PMI
2 1 (2.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (72.09%) Windows
2 15 (34.88%) Linux
2 15 (34.88%) Windows Server
3 13 (30.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (27.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (25.58%) Unix
6 5 (11.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.65%) CentOS
8 2 (4.65%) Solaris
8 2 (4.65%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (25.58%) SIEM
3 4 (9.30%) High Availability
3 4 (9.30%) ITIL
4 3 (6.98%) Coaching
5 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.65%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (4.65%) Presales
6 1 (2.33%) Analytics
6 1 (2.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.33%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (2.33%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.33%) Scrum
6 1 (2.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.33%) Software Delivery
6 1 (2.33%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.33%) C
2 1 (2.33%) Perl
2 1 (2.33%) Python
2 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.98%) CCNA
2 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.65%) MCITP
4 1 (2.33%) MCSE
4 1 (2.33%) MCTS
4 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (27.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (51.16%) Active Directory
2 19 (44.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.63%) Hyper-V
3 5 (11.63%) XenApp
3 5 (11.63%) XenDesktop
4 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (6.98%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (6.98%) vSphere
5 2 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (32.56%) WSUS
2 6 (13.95%) Kibana
2 6 (13.95%) logstash
3 5 (11.63%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (9.30%) Backup Exec
4 4 (9.30%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (4.65%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (4.65%) Nagios
6 1 (2.33%) Ansible
6 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 37 (86.05%) VMware
2 16 (37.21%) Cisco
3 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
4 14 (32.56%) Citrix
5 9 (20.93%) Red Hat
6 6 (13.95%) Intel Security
7 5 (11.63%) Oracle
8 4 (9.30%) Avaya
8 4 (9.30%) EMC
8 4 (9.30%) Symantec
9 2 (4.65%) Dell
9 2 (4.65%) Dell Compellent
9 2 (4.65%) IBM
9 2 (4.65%) Intel
10 1 (2.33%) AppDynamics
10 1 (2.33%) LogRhythm
10 1 (2.33%) Vyatta