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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 64 73 76
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 24 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.21% 1.39% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.29% 1.45% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 5
Average salary £32,500 £43,000 £31,415
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.41% +36.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,400 £30,566
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £48,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +8.57%
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
1047 1105 861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.23% 95.84% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 947 980 779
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £45,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 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 27 August 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
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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 +11 21 £32,500 -4.41% 2
Infrastructure Engineer
Wales

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 56 (94.92%) VMware
2 44 (74.58%) Windows
3 34 (57.63%) Cisco
4 26 (44.07%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (44.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (40.68%) VMware Infrastructure
5 24 (40.68%) Firewall
6 23 (38.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (35.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 21 (35.59%) SAN
8 20 (33.90%) Office 365
9 19 (32.20%) Active Directory
9 19 (32.20%) Linux
9 19 (32.20%) MS Exchange
10 17 (28.81%) HP
10 17 (28.81%) Cisco Certification
10 17 (28.81%) CCNA
10 17 (28.81%) Hyper-V
11 16 (27.12%) Microsoft
12 15 (25.42%) Dell
12 15 (25.42%) Red Hat
12 15 (25.42%) Exchange Server 2003
13 14 (23.73%) ITIL
14 11 (18.64%) Solaris
14 11 (18.64%) CCNP
14 11 (18.64%) Exchange Server 2007
15 10 (16.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Certification
15 10 (16.95%) NetApp
15 10 (16.95%) MS Excel

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 19 (32.20%) MS Exchange
2 15 (25.42%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (18.64%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (16.95%) SharePoint
5 9 (15.25%) Lync
6 8 (13.56%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (10.17%) IIS
8 5 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (6.78%) Apache
10 3 (5.08%) Tomcat
11 1 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 10 (16.95%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (33.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (40.68%) Firewall
2 21 (35.59%) SAN
3 6 (10.17%) VRRP
3 6 (10.17%) VLAN
3 6 (10.17%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (10.17%) HSRP
4 5 (8.47%) WAN
5 4 (6.78%) iSCSI
5 4 (6.78%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (5.08%) DHCP
6 3 (5.08%) TCP/IP
6 3 (5.08%) VPN
6 3 (5.08%) DNS
6 3 (5.08%) LAN
7 2 (3.39%) VoIP
7 2 (3.39%) NAS
7 2 (3.39%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (3.39%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) OLAP
2 1 (1.69%) OLTP
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (3.39%) Finance
1 2 (3.39%) Advertising
2 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.47%) LAMP
2 2 (3.39%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Clustering
2 3 (5.08%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (3.39%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.69%) Replication
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 44 (74.58%) Windows
2 26 (44.07%) Windows Server 2003
2 26 (44.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (38.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (32.20%) Linux
5 11 (18.64%) Solaris
6 10 (16.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (15.25%) UNIX
7 9 (15.25%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (6.78%) CentOS
8 4 (6.78%) AIX
9 2 (3.39%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.73%) ITIL
2 7 (11.86%) Project Management
3 6 (10.17%) Service Management
3 6 (10.17%) Change Management
3 6 (10.17%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (10.17%) Email Migration
3 6 (10.17%) Network Design
3 6 (10.17%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (10.17%) Competitive Intelligence
4 4 (6.78%) Load Balancing
5 2 (3.39%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.69%) High Availability
6 1 (1.69%) Change Control
6 1 (1.69%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.69%) Migration
6 1 (1.69%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.17%) SQL
2 4 (6.78%) Python
2 4 (6.78%) Perl
3 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (35.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 17 (28.81%) CCNA
2 17 (28.81%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (18.64%) CCNP
4 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (13.56%) MCSE
6 7 (11.86%) Degree
7 6 (10.17%) CCA
7 6 (10.17%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (10.17%) RHCE
8 4 (6.78%) MCITP
9 2 (3.39%) VCP5
9 2 (3.39%) MCSA
10 1 (1.69%) MCP
10 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 24 (40.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (32.20%) Active Directory
3 17 (28.81%) Hyper-V
4 7 (11.86%) Terminal Services
5 4 (6.78%) VMware ESX
6 3 (5.08%) vSphere
7 2 (3.39%) vCloud
8 1 (1.69%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (1.69%) XenServer
8 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) NetBackup
1 2 (3.39%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.69%) WSUS
2 1 (1.69%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.69%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 56 (94.92%) VMware
2 34 (57.63%) Cisco
3 17 (28.81%) HP
4 16 (27.12%) Microsoft
5 15 (25.42%) Dell
5 15 (25.42%) Red Hat
6 10 (16.95%) NetApp
7 6 (10.17%) CheckPoint
7 6 (10.17%) WatchGuard
7 6 (10.17%) SonicWALL
8 5 (8.47%) JBoss
9 4 (6.78%) Oracle
10 3 (5.08%) IBM
10 3 (5.08%) EMC
10 3 (5.08%) Citrix
11 2 (3.39%) 3PAR
11 2 (3.39%) Novell
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