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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 64 57 78
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 32 30 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.67% 3.26% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.79% 3.37% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 23 29 12
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% +36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £24,400 £20,050
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £36,600 £33,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
1146 889 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 95.58% 96.74% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1005 742 828
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,900 £47,000 £52,500
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 27 March 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 27 March 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
(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
Newport +4 15 £44,000 +35.38%
Cardiff -17 11 £33,500 -1.47% 1
Glamorgan - 4 £35,000 -
Caerphilly +2 1 £23,000 -29.23%
Infrastructure Engineer
Wales

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 57 (90.48%) Windows
2 52 (82.54%) VMware
3 47 (74.60%) Microsoft
3 47 (74.60%) Active Directory
4 44 (69.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 43 (68.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 41 (65.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 39 (61.90%) MS Exchange
8 37 (58.73%) MS Excel
9 34 (53.97%) SAN
9 34 (53.97%) Exchange Server 2013
10 32 (50.79%) VMware Infrastructure
11 29 (46.03%) Cisco
12 28 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
13 26 (41.27%) Exchange Server 2007
14 21 (33.33%) Firewall
15 17 (26.98%) Microsoft Certification
16 14 (22.22%) ITIL
17 13 (20.63%) MCSE
18 12 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2003
18 12 (19.05%) Office 365
19 11 (17.46%) Cisco Certification
19 11 (17.46%) CCNA
20 10 (15.87%) SQL
21 9 (14.29%) IIS
21 9 (14.29%) Hyper-V
22 8 (12.70%) TCP/IP
23 7 (11.11%) HP
23 7 (11.11%) Citrix
23 7 (11.11%) Terminal Services

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 39 (61.90%) MS Exchange
2 34 (53.97%) Exchange Server 2013
3 28 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 26 (41.27%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (14.29%) IIS
7 5 (7.94%) Lync
8 4 (6.35%) SharePoint
9 3 (4.76%) CMS
9 3 (4.76%) Commerce Server
10 2 (3.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (3.17%) Apache
Applications
1 37 (58.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (19.05%) Office 365
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (53.97%) SAN
2 21 (33.33%) Firewall
3 8 (12.70%) TCP/IP
4 4 (6.35%) Internet
4 4 (6.35%) DNS
5 3 (4.76%) NAS
5 3 (4.76%) LAN
5 3 (4.76%) WAN
6 1 (1.59%) DHCP
6 1 (1.59%) VoIP
6 1 (1.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.59%) Advertising
2 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.94%) .NET
2 3 (4.76%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.59%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.17%) Clustering
3 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 57 (90.48%) Windows
2 44 (69.84%) Windows Server 2012
3 43 (68.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 41 (65.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (7.94%) Linux
6 1 (1.59%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.22%) ITIL
2 3 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (4.76%) Load Balancing
3 2 (3.17%) Problem Management
4 1 (1.59%) E-Commerce
4 1 (1.59%) ERP
4 1 (1.59%) Service Management
4 1 (1.59%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.87%) SQL
2 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (26.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (20.63%) MCSE
3 11 (17.46%) CCNA
3 11 (17.46%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (9.52%) MCSA
4 6 (9.52%) MCP
5 5 (7.94%) MCITP
6 3 (4.76%) SAP Certification
7 1 (1.59%) Degree
7 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) ISO 9001
1 3 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 47 (74.60%) Active Directory
2 32 (50.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 7 (11.11%) Terminal Services
5 4 (6.35%) vSphere
6 3 (4.76%) XenServer
7 2 (3.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (1.59%) Nagios
1 1 (1.59%) BMC Performance Manager
1 1 (1.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 52 (82.54%) VMware
2 47 (74.60%) Microsoft
3 29 (46.03%) Cisco
4 7 (11.11%) HP
4 7 (11.11%) Citrix
5 4 (6.35%) SAP
6 3 (4.76%) Veritas
6 3 (4.76%) ProCurve
6 3 (4.76%) Symantec
7 2 (3.17%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.59%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.59%) Avaya
8 1 (1.59%) BMC
8 1 (1.59%) Dell
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £33000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus etc
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