The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South Wales region that had Infrastructure Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
Wales / South Wales
Rank 63 58 72
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 19 40 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.28% 3.29% 2.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.33% 3.36% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 18 36 17
Median salary £32,500 £31,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -29.54%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.34%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales 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
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
816 1190 1186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.08% 97.94% 98.34%
Number of salaries quoted 719 1027 1032
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in South Wales

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in South Wales

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +16 12 £32,500 -7.14%
Newport -13 6 £32,500 -
Infrastructure Engineer
Wales

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 South Wales region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 31 (83.78%) Windows
2 25 (67.57%) VMware
3 24 (64.86%) Windows Server
4 18 (48.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (48.65%) MS Exchange
5 17 (45.95%) Active Directory
6 16 (43.24%) Firewall
7 15 (40.54%) LAN
8 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
9 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (32.43%) Office 365
10 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (29.73%) Exchange Server 2013
10 11 (29.73%) Exchange Server 2010
10 11 (29.73%) Exchange Server 2007
10 11 (29.73%) Hyper-V
10 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (29.73%) Apple
11 10 (27.03%) Citrix
11 10 (27.03%) Telecoms
12 9 (24.32%) WAN
12 9 (24.32%) Linux
12 9 (24.32%) XenApp
12 9 (24.32%) XenDesktop
13 8 (21.62%) XenServer
13 8 (21.62%) PaaS
13 8 (21.62%) IaaS
13 8 (21.62%) MCSE
13 8 (21.62%) DNS
13 8 (21.62%) Cisco

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 18 (48.65%) MS Exchange
2 11 (29.73%) Exchange Server 2007
2 11 (29.73%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (29.73%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (10.81%) Apache
3 4 (10.81%) JBoss
4 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (8.11%) IIS
4 3 (8.11%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (32.43%) Office 365
2 8 (21.62%) IaaS
2 8 (21.62%) PaaS
3 6 (16.22%) SaaS
4 5 (13.51%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (43.24%) Firewall
2 15 (40.54%) LAN
3 9 (24.32%) WAN
4 8 (21.62%) DNS
5 7 (18.92%) SAN
6 3 (8.11%) VLAN
6 3 (8.11%) Wireless
7 2 (5.41%) DHCP
7 2 (5.41%) VPN
8 1 (2.70%) ADSL
8 1 (2.70%) BIG-IP
8 1 (2.70%) HTTP
8 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) MySQL
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (27.03%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.81%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Advertising
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Cloud Native
1 2 (5.41%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 31 (83.78%) Windows
2 24 (64.86%) Windows Server
3 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (24.32%) Linux
6 6 (16.22%) Unix
7 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (8.11%) Mac OS X
9 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.92%) Information Security
2 6 (16.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (16.22%) ITIL
3 5 (13.51%) Incident Management
3 5 (13.51%) Problem Management
4 4 (10.81%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (8.11%) Capacity Management
5 3 (8.11%) Migration
5 3 (8.11%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (8.11%) Release Management
6 2 (5.41%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.41%) Software Delivery
6 2 (5.41%) Virtual Environments
6 2 (5.41%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 1 (2.70%) Change Management
7 1 (2.70%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.70%) Security Management
7 1 (2.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) Bash Shell
1 4 (10.81%) Perl
1 4 (10.81%) Python
2 3 (8.11%) Ruby
3 1 (2.70%) C
3 1 (2.70%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (21.62%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (21.62%) MCSE
3 7 (18.92%) CCNA
4 4 (10.81%) MCSA
4 4 (10.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (8.11%) CCA
5 3 (8.11%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.70%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (48.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (45.95%) Active Directory
3 11 (29.73%) Hyper-V
4 9 (24.32%) XenApp
4 9 (24.32%) XenDesktop
5 8 (21.62%) XenServer
6 4 (10.81%) VMware ESX
7 3 (8.11%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (5.41%) vCloud
8 2 (5.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) NetBackup
2 2 (5.41%) Ansible
2 2 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (67.57%) VMware
2 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
3 11 (29.73%) Apple
4 10 (27.03%) Citrix
5 8 (21.62%) Avaya
5 8 (21.62%) Cisco
6 7 (18.92%) Aastra
6 7 (18.92%) Oracle
7 4 (10.81%) Dell
7 4 (10.81%) Red Hat
7 4 (10.81%) Veeam
8 2 (5.41%) EMC
8 2 (5.41%) EqualLogic
8 2 (5.41%) F5
8 2 (5.41%) NetApp
8 2 (5.41%) Symantec
8 2 (5.41%) Vyatta
9 1 (2.70%) Radware
9 1 (2.70%) Splunk
9 1 (2.70%) Veritas