The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 63 79 86
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 26 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.36% 1.62% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.44% 1.68% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 26 19 5
Average salary £28,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,400 £31,849
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £45,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Infrastructure Engineer
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 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
1066 1191 978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.91% 96.67% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 904 1064 909
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

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 24 October 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +17 23 £24,500 -27.94% 2
Newport +12 1 £42,000 +27.27%
Infrastructure Engineer
Wales

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 51 (91.07%) VMware
2 44 (78.57%) Windows
3 36 (64.29%) Cisco
4 28 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (48.21%) Firewall
5 27 (48.21%) MS Exchange
6 25 (44.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (41.07%) Office 365
7 23 (41.07%) Exchange Server 2003
8 21 (37.50%) Active Directory
9 20 (35.71%) Microsoft
10 17 (30.36%) SAN
11 16 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
11 16 (28.57%) CCNA
11 16 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
12 15 (26.79%) MS Excel
13 14 (25.00%) Terminal Services
14 13 (23.21%) Microsoft Certification
14 13 (23.21%) MCSE
14 13 (23.21%) Hyper-V
14 13 (23.21%) Exchange Server 2007
15 12 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
16 11 (19.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 10 (17.86%) Linux
18 9 (16.07%) SQL
19 8 (14.29%) Red Hat
20 7 (12.50%) CCA
20 7 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
20 7 (12.50%) IIS

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 27 (48.21%) MS Exchange
2 23 (41.07%) Exchange Server 2003
3 16 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (23.21%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (12.50%) IIS
6 6 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (8.93%) SharePoint
7 5 (8.93%) JBoss
8 4 (7.14%) Apache
8 4 (7.14%) Lync
9 3 (5.36%) Tomcat
10 1 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 15 (26.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (41.07%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (48.21%) Firewall
2 17 (30.36%) SAN
3 5 (8.93%) TCP/IP
4 4 (7.14%) VoIP
4 4 (7.14%) WAN
4 4 (7.14%) iSCSI
4 4 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (5.36%) LAN
5 3 (5.36%) DHCP
5 3 (5.36%) VPN
5 3 (5.36%) DNS
6 2 (3.57%) NAS
6 2 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (3.57%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.79%) HSRP
7 1 (1.79%) VRRP
7 1 (1.79%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.79%) OLAP
1 1 (1.79%) OLTP
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.79%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) LAMP
2 2 (3.57%) CSS
3 1 (1.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Clustering
2 3 (5.36%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 44 (78.57%) Windows
2 28 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 28 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (44.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (17.86%) Linux
5 6 (10.71%) UNIX
6 4 (7.14%) AIX
6 4 (7.14%) Solaris
6 4 (7.14%) CentOS
6 4 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.57%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (3.57%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (12.50%) ITIL
2 4 (7.14%) Problem Management
3 3 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (5.36%) Network Design
4 2 (3.57%) Load Balancing
5 1 (1.79%) ERP
5 1 (1.79%) Project Management
5 1 (1.79%) Change Control
5 1 (1.79%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (1.79%) Email Migration
5 1 (1.79%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.07%) SQL
2 4 (7.14%) Python
2 4 (7.14%) Perl
3 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (28.57%) CCNA
2 13 (23.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (23.21%) MCSE
3 11 (19.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (12.50%) CCA
4 7 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (10.71%) CCNP
6 3 (5.36%) MCP
7 2 (3.57%) MCSA
7 2 (3.57%) MCITP
7 2 (3.57%) VCP5
8 1 (1.79%) Degree
8 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 21 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 14 (25.00%) Terminal Services
3 13 (23.21%) Hyper-V
4 12 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (3.57%) vSphere
5 2 (3.57%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.79%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.79%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) SCVMM
1 1 (1.79%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 51 (91.07%) VMware
2 36 (64.29%) Cisco
3 20 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 8 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 6 (10.71%) Dell
6 4 (7.14%) HP
7 3 (5.36%) IBM
7 3 (5.36%) Oracle
8 2 (3.57%) Citrix
8 2 (3.57%) Novell
9 1 (1.79%) SAP
9 1 (1.79%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.79%) WatchGuard
9 1 (1.79%) SonicWALL
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 to £44000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum + bonus,training, pension
Posted: 3 days ago