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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 65 81 70
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 30 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.63% 1.36% 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.71% 1.44% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 25 12 12
Average salary £38,400 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £20,785
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,400 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -
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
1108 1043 874
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.11% 94.65% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 971 941 820
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
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 22 December 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 22 December 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 +9 17 £24,000 -52.00% 2
Newport +11 9 £44,000 +17.33%
Caerphilly - 2 £38,400 -
Bridgend - 1 - -
Infrastructure Engineer
Wales

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 55 (93.22%) VMware
2 51 (86.44%) Windows
3 40 (67.80%) Windows Server 2003
4 39 (66.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (64.41%) MS Exchange
6 37 (62.71%) Cisco
6 37 (62.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 31 (52.54%) Active Directory
8 30 (50.85%) Microsoft
8 30 (50.85%) Exchange Server 2013
9 27 (45.76%) MS Excel
10 25 (42.37%) Office 365
10 25 (42.37%) Exchange Server 2003
11 24 (40.68%) Firewall
12 22 (37.29%) SAN
13 19 (32.20%) Exchange Server 2007
14 17 (28.81%) VMware Infrastructure
14 17 (28.81%) Terminal Services
15 15 (25.42%) Cisco Certification
15 15 (25.42%) Microsoft Certification
15 15 (25.42%) MCSE
15 15 (25.42%) CCNA
16 14 (23.73%) Exchange Server 2010
17 11 (18.64%) SQL
18 9 (15.25%) IIS
19 8 (13.56%) Hyper-V
20 7 (11.86%) ITIL
20 7 (11.86%) Linux
21 6 (10.17%) TCP/IP
21 6 (10.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 38 (64.41%) MS Exchange
2 30 (50.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 25 (42.37%) Exchange Server 2003
4 19 (32.20%) Exchange Server 2007
5 14 (23.73%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (15.25%) IIS
7 2 (3.39%) Commerce Server
7 2 (3.39%) CMS
8 1 (1.69%) Lync
8 1 (1.69%) JBoss
8 1 (1.69%) Apache
8 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (45.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 25 (42.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (40.68%) Firewall
2 22 (37.29%) SAN
3 6 (10.17%) TCP/IP
4 4 (6.78%) DNS
4 4 (6.78%) VoIP
4 4 (6.78%) NAS
5 2 (3.39%) LAN
5 2 (3.39%) WAN
5 2 (3.39%) DHCP
5 2 (3.39%) Internet
5 2 (3.39%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (3.39%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (8.47%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) .NET
1 3 (5.08%) LAMP
2 2 (3.39%) .NET Framework
2 2 (3.39%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Clustering
2 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 51 (86.44%) Windows
2 40 (67.80%) Windows Server 2003
3 39 (66.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 37 (62.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (11.86%) Linux
6 4 (6.78%) UNIX
7 2 (3.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (11.86%) ITIL
2 4 (6.78%) Problem Management
3 2 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (3.39%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (3.39%) Load Balancing
4 1 (1.69%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (25.42%) MCSE
1 15 (25.42%) CCNA
1 15 (25.42%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (25.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (8.47%) CCA
3 5 (8.47%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (6.78%) MCP
5 2 (3.39%) SAP Certification
6 1 (1.69%) CCNP
6 1 (1.69%) Degree
6 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (52.54%) Active Directory
2 17 (28.81%) Terminal Services
2 17 (28.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (13.56%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.78%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.39%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (1.69%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 55 (93.22%) VMware
2 37 (62.71%) Cisco
3 30 (50.85%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.08%) HP
4 3 (5.08%) SAP
5 2 (3.39%) Symantec
5 2 (3.39%) Citrix
5 2 (3.39%) Veritas
5 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.69%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.69%) BMC
6 1 (1.69%) Dell
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