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 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 54 69 59
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 41 28 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.61% 2.36% 3.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.68% 2.40% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 37 21 23
Average salary £33,000 £44,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £31,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £38,400 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.39% +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
1113 1169 846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.06% 98.57% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 962 1027 730
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 February 2016.

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 February 2016. 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 +11 19 £34,000 -22.72% 1
Cardiff -3 9 £36,000 +14.28% 2
Bridgend +1 8 £23,250 -
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 4 £33,000 -
Caerphilly +1 1 £41,500 +8.07%
Infrastructure Engineer
Wales

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (82.09%) Windows
2 54 (80.60%) VMware
3 48 (71.64%) Windows Server
4 47 (70.15%) Active Directory
5 31 (46.27%) Microsoft
5 31 (46.27%) MS Exchange
6 28 (41.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (40.30%) Cisco
8 26 (38.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (32.84%) SAN
9 22 (32.84%) MS Excel
10 21 (31.34%) Exchange Server 2013
11 19 (28.36%) Windows Server 2003
11 19 (28.36%) Exchange Server 2010
11 19 (28.36%) VMware Infrastructure
12 18 (26.87%) Exchange Server 2007
13 17 (25.37%) Firewall
13 17 (25.37%) ITIL
14 13 (19.40%) IIS
14 13 (19.40%) Citrix
15 11 (16.42%) SQL Server
15 11 (16.42%) VMware ESXi
16 10 (14.93%) vSphere
16 10 (14.93%) DNS
16 10 (14.93%) DHCP
16 10 (14.93%) TCP/IP
16 10 (14.93%) Microsoft Certification
17 9 (13.43%) Dell
17 9 (13.43%) SQL
18 8 (11.94%) Coaching

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 31 (46.27%) MS Exchange
2 21 (31.34%) Exchange Server 2013
3 19 (28.36%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (26.87%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (19.40%) IIS
6 5 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (5.97%) Apache
8 3 (4.48%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.49%) JBoss
9 1 (1.49%) Lync
9 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (32.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.96%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (8.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (32.84%) SAN
2 17 (25.37%) Firewall
3 10 (14.93%) DHCP
3 10 (14.93%) DNS
3 10 (14.93%) TCP/IP
4 7 (10.45%) LAN
5 6 (8.96%) WAN
6 5 (7.46%) VoIP
7 4 (5.97%) PBX
8 3 (4.48%) Internet
8 3 (4.48%) VPN
8 3 (4.48%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (2.99%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.99%) Wireless
10 1 (1.49%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (1.49%) Cisco PIX
10 1 (1.49%) HTTP
10 1 (1.49%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.49%) NAS
10 1 (1.49%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.42%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 5 (7.46%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Advertising
3 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.96%) .NET
2 5 (7.46%) MSMQ
3 3 (4.48%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) EqualLogic
2 4 (5.97%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.97%) Informatics
3 3 (4.48%) Clustering
3 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (4.48%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 55 (82.09%) Windows
2 48 (71.64%) Windows Server
3 28 (41.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (38.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (28.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (10.45%) Linux
7 2 (2.99%) Unix
8 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.49%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.49%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.37%) ITIL
2 8 (11.94%) Coaching
3 5 (7.46%) Change Management
4 4 (5.97%) Project Management
5 3 (4.48%) High Availability
5 3 (4.48%) Scrum
6 2 (2.99%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.49%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.49%) Presales
7 1 (1.49%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.49%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.43%) SQL
2 5 (7.46%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (14.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (11.94%) MCITP
2 8 (11.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (10.45%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (8.96%) CCNA
4 6 (8.96%) CCNP
5 5 (7.46%) CCA
5 5 (7.46%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (7.46%) VCP5
6 3 (4.48%) MCSE
7 1 (1.49%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (7.46%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.49%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 47 (70.15%) Active Directory
2 19 (28.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (16.42%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (14.93%) vSphere
5 4 (5.97%) Hyper-V
5 4 (5.97%) Terminal Services
5 4 (5.97%) XenApp
5 4 (5.97%) XenDesktop
5 4 (5.97%) XenServer
6 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (2.99%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) WSUS
2 1 (1.49%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.49%) SCCM
Vendors
1 54 (80.60%) VMware
2 31 (46.27%) Microsoft
3 27 (40.30%) Cisco
4 13 (19.40%) Citrix
5 9 (13.43%) Dell
6 3 (4.48%) Nexenta
7 2 (2.99%) NetApp
8 1 (1.49%) Aastra
8 1 (1.49%) Apple
8 1 (1.49%) Avaya
8 1 (1.49%) Dell Compellent
8 1 (1.49%) Juniper
8 1 (1.49%) Red Hat
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