The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South Wales region that had Infrastructure Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 74 71 68
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 22 31 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.99% 2.46% 2.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.04% 2.51% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 16 31 22
Median salary £41,750 £36,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.38% +10.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,000 £24,050
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £38,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
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
1080 1237 1086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.91% 98.25% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 970 1060 980
Median salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,160 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

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 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +7 20 £40,750 +8.66%
Newport +1 2 £48,000 +41.17%
Infrastructure Engineer
Wales

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, Infrastructure Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 51 (89.47%) VMware
2 44 (77.19%) Windows
3 35 (61.40%) Active Directory
4 26 (45.61%) Firewall
5 23 (40.35%) Cisco
6 22 (38.60%) Microsoft
6 22 (38.60%) VMware Infrastructure
6 22 (38.60%) Windows Server
7 21 (36.84%) MS Exchange
8 19 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (31.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 17 (29.82%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (29.82%) Linux
11 15 (26.32%) Citrix
12 14 (24.56%) WSUS
13 12 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
14 11 (19.30%) SIEM
14 11 (19.30%) ITIL
14 11 (19.30%) Unix
15 10 (17.54%) MS Excel
15 10 (17.54%) SQL Server
15 10 (17.54%) Finance
16 9 (15.79%) IIS
16 9 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
16 9 (15.79%) Coaching
17 8 (14.04%) ELK Stack
17 8 (14.04%) Hyper-V
17 8 (14.04%) .NET
17 8 (14.04%) SAN
17 8 (14.04%) Red Hat

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (36.84%) MS Exchange
2 9 (15.79%) IIS
3 6 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (8.77%) Apache
4 5 (8.77%) JBoss
5 4 (7.02%) Tomcat
5 4 (7.02%) WebSphere
6 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (17.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.26%) IaaS
3 2 (3.51%) Office 365
4 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (45.61%) Firewall
2 8 (14.04%) SAN
3 7 (12.28%) DHCP
4 6 (10.53%) DNS
4 6 (10.53%) WAN
5 5 (8.77%) LAN
6 4 (7.02%) iSCSI
6 4 (7.02%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
6 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
6 4 (7.02%) VoIP
6 4 (7.02%) VPN
7 3 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (3.51%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (3.51%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (3.51%) Ethernet
8 2 (3.51%) Internet
8 2 (3.51%) MPLS
8 2 (3.51%) PBX
9 1 (1.75%) NetScaler
9 1 (1.75%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 10 (17.54%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Advertising
3 4 (7.02%) Back Office
4 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.04%) .NET
1 8 (14.04%) ELK Stack
2 6 (10.53%) COM
2 6 (10.53%) MSMQ
3 2 (3.51%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) EqualLogic
2 2 (3.51%) Clustering
2 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.75%) Cloud Native
3 1 (1.75%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.75%) Fintech
3 1 (1.75%) PMI
3 1 (1.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 44 (77.19%) Windows
2 22 (38.60%) Windows Server
3 19 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (29.82%) Linux
4 17 (29.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (19.30%) Unix
6 5 (8.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.51%) CentOS
8 2 (3.51%) Solaris
8 2 (3.51%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (19.30%) ITIL
2 11 (19.30%) SIEM
3 9 (15.79%) Coaching
4 4 (7.02%) High Availability
5 2 (3.51%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (3.51%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (3.51%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (3.51%) Presales
6 1 (1.75%) Analytics
6 1 (1.75%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.75%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (1.75%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.75%) Scrum
6 1 (1.75%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.75%) Software Delivery
6 1 (1.75%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.53%) R
2 2 (3.51%) SQL
3 1 (1.75%) C
3 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.02%) CCNA
2 4 (7.02%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (7.02%) MCSE
2 4 (7.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (5.26%) MCSA
4 2 (3.51%) MCITP
5 1 (1.75%) CCA
5 1 (1.75%) CCEA
5 1 (1.75%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.75%) MCP
5 1 (1.75%) MCTS
5 1 (1.75%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (31.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (12.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (61.40%) Active Directory
2 22 (38.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (14.04%) Hyper-V
5 6 (10.53%) XenApp
5 6 (10.53%) XenDesktop
6 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (5.26%) vSphere
7 2 (3.51%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (24.56%) WSUS
2 6 (10.53%) Kibana
2 6 (10.53%) logstash
3 5 (8.77%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (7.02%) Backup Exec
4 4 (7.02%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (3.51%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (3.51%) Nagios
6 1 (1.75%) Ansible
6 1 (1.75%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.75%) Puppet
6 1 (1.75%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 51 (89.47%) VMware
2 23 (40.35%) Cisco
3 22 (38.60%) Microsoft
4 15 (26.32%) Citrix
5 8 (14.04%) Red Hat
6 6 (10.53%) Intel Security
7 5 (8.77%) Dell
7 5 (8.77%) Dell Compellent
7 5 (8.77%) Oracle
8 4 (7.02%) EMC
8 4 (7.02%) Symantec
9 3 (5.26%) Avaya
10 2 (3.51%) IBM
10 2 (3.51%) Intel
11 1 (1.75%) AppDynamics
11 1 (1.75%) HP
11 1 (1.75%) LogRhythm
11 1 (1.75%) Veeam
11 1 (1.75%) Vyatta