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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 67 68 75
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 34 30 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.67% 2.60% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.75% 2.69% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 34 26 12
Average salary £35,500 £33,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.57% -14.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £24,500 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £36,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -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
1238 1115 1102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.25% 96.45% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1048 1000 976
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £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 5 August 2015.

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 5 August 2015. 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
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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 -20 20 £36,750 +11.36% 5
Newport -1 11 £34,000 -9.33%
Monmouthshire - 1 £27,500 -
Torfaen - 1 £36,000 -
Infrastructure Engineer
Wales

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 68 (93.15%) Windows
2 60 (82.19%) VMware
3 50 (68.49%) Active Directory
4 49 (67.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 48 (65.75%) SAN
6 46 (63.01%) Windows Server 2003
7 41 (56.16%) Windows Server 2008
8 36 (49.32%) Microsoft
9 32 (43.84%) MS Exchange
10 26 (35.62%) VMware Infrastructure
11 25 (34.25%) Exchange Server 2013
12 23 (31.51%) Exchange Server 2010
13 22 (30.14%) MS Excel
14 21 (28.77%) Exchange Server 2007
15 20 (27.40%) Cisco
16 19 (26.03%) ITIL
16 19 (26.03%) Microsoft Certification
17 17 (23.29%) Firewall
18 14 (19.18%) Hyper-V
19 12 (16.44%) Advertising
20 11 (15.07%) Citrix
20 11 (15.07%) MCSE
20 11 (15.07%) Windows 7
20 11 (15.07%) VMware ESXi
20 11 (15.07%) Lync
21 10 (13.70%) Windows 8
22 9 (12.33%) DHCP
22 9 (12.33%) IIS
23 8 (10.96%) MCSA
23 8 (10.96%) Finance

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 32 (43.84%) MS Exchange
2 25 (34.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 23 (31.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (28.77%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (15.07%) Lync
6 9 (12.33%) IIS
7 8 (10.96%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (9.59%) Apache
8 7 (9.59%) SharePoint
9 2 (2.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 22 (30.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.96%) Office 365
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (65.75%) SAN
2 17 (23.29%) Firewall
3 9 (12.33%) DHCP
4 6 (8.22%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.48%) LAN
5 4 (5.48%) WAN
5 4 (5.48%) DNS
5 4 (5.48%) iSCSI
6 2 (2.74%) VPN
7 1 (1.37%) VoIP
7 1 (1.37%) Internet
7 1 (1.37%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.74%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 12 (16.44%) Advertising
2 8 (10.96%) Finance
3 3 (4.11%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.74%) Marketing
5 1 (1.37%) Electronics
5 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.37%) .NET
1 1 (1.37%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.48%) EqualLogic
1 4 (5.48%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (2.74%) Clustering
3 1 (1.37%) DTV
3 1 (1.37%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 68 (93.15%) Windows
2 49 (67.12%) Windows Server 2012
3 46 (63.01%) Windows Server 2003
4 41 (56.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (15.07%) Windows 7
6 10 (13.70%) Windows 8
7 7 (9.59%) Linux
8 3 (4.11%) UNIX
9 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.03%) ITIL
2 5 (6.85%) Scrum
3 1 (1.37%) Information Security
3 1 (1.37%) Programme Management
3 1 (1.37%) Network Design
3 1 (1.37%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (1.37%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (1.37%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (1.37%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (1.37%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (1.37%) Coaching
3 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2
3 1 (1.37%) E-Commerce
3 1 (1.37%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.37%) Project Management
3 1 (1.37%) Service Management
3 1 (1.37%) Service Delivery
3 1 (1.37%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (1.37%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.22%) SQL
2 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (26.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (15.07%) MCSE
3 8 (10.96%) MCSA
4 7 (9.59%) CCNA
4 7 (9.59%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (9.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (6.85%) MCITP
6 2 (2.74%) Degree
7 1 (1.37%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.37%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 50 (68.49%) Active Directory
2 26 (35.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (19.18%) Hyper-V
4 11 (15.07%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (9.59%) vSphere
6 3 (4.11%) XenServer
7 2 (2.74%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.74%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Nagios
1 1 (1.37%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 60 (82.19%) VMware
2 36 (49.32%) Microsoft
3 20 (27.40%) Cisco
4 11 (15.07%) Citrix
5 7 (9.59%) Dell
6 5 (6.85%) Avaya
7 4 (5.48%) HP
7 4 (5.48%) Dell Compellent
8 3 (4.11%) ProCurve
9 2 (2.74%) Veeam
9 2 (2.74%) Apple
9 2 (2.74%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.37%) NetApp
10 1 (1.37%) SAP
10 1 (1.37%) Acronis
10 1 (1.37%) Verint
10 1 (1.37%) Aastra
10 1 (1.37%) WatchGuard
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