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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 49 48 66
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 19 27 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.87% 4.46% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.96% 4.55% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 13 25 4
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +34.61%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
641 593 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.83% 98.02% 98.98%
Number of salaries quoted 537 481 531
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £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 4 May 2015.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 29 (93.55%) Windows
2 27 (87.10%) VMware
3 24 (77.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (74.19%) Active Directory
5 21 (67.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (64.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (61.29%) SAN
8 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
9 13 (41.94%) Cisco
10 12 (38.71%) MS Exchange
11 11 (35.48%) Firewall
11 11 (35.48%) Lync
12 10 (32.26%) Office 365
12 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2013
13 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
14 8 (25.81%) CCNA
14 8 (25.81%) Cisco Certification
14 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
15 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2003
15 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2007
15 7 (22.58%) SharePoint
16 6 (19.35%) Citrix
17 5 (16.13%) MCSE
17 5 (16.13%) MCSA
17 5 (16.13%) SQL
17 5 (16.13%) ITIL
18 4 (12.90%) Advertising

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 12 (38.71%) MS Exchange
2 11 (35.48%) Lync
3 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (22.58%) SharePoint
6 2 (6.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.68%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (32.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (61.29%) SAN
2 11 (35.48%) Firewall
3 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
4 3 (9.68%) LAN
4 3 (9.68%) WAN
5 1 (3.23%) DHCP
5 1 (3.23%) VPN
5 1 (3.23%) DNS
General
1 4 (12.90%) Advertising
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 29 (93.55%) Windows
2 24 (77.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (67.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (64.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
5 4 (12.90%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) ITIL
2 1 (3.23%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) CCNA
1 8 (25.81%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (16.13%) MCSE
2 5 (16.13%) MCSA
3 2 (6.45%) MCITP
System Software
1 23 (74.19%) Active Directory
2 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
4 4 (12.90%) vSphere
4 4 (12.90%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (9.68%) Terminal Services
6 2 (6.45%) XenServer
6 2 (6.45%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 27 (87.10%) VMware
2 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
3 13 (41.94%) Cisco
4 6 (19.35%) Citrix
5 3 (9.68%) Avaya
5 3 (9.68%) HP
6 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.23%) Verint
7 1 (3.23%) Dell
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £33000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £34000.00 - £39000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago