The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank - - 67
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff - - 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.52%
Infrastructure Specialist
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
642 651 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 98.47% 96.30% 99.33%
Number of salaries quoted 537 549 479
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Infrastructure Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist in the job title across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist across the Cardiff region.

Infrastructure Specialist Salary Trend in Cardiff

Infrastructure Specialist
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff region that cited Infrastructure Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Law
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 2 (100.00%) MCTS
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Software Distribution
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

Infrastructure Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff region that cited Infrastructure Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Software Distribution
1 2 (100.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCTS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware