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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 57 62 83
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 44 35 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.71% 3.21% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.88% 3.31% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 38 30 10
Average salary £36,500 £34,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.35% +58.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,250 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £21,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,125 £37,500 £35,657
% change year-on-year
-1.00% +5.16%
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
1135 1059 1046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 95.78% 97.16% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 984 912 946
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Cardiff -7 22 £36,500 +4.28% 2
Newport +6 17 £40,500 +15.71% 4
Glamorgan - 1 £35,000 -
Monmouthshire - 1 £27,500 - 1
Torfaen - 1 £36,000 -
Infrastructure Engineer
Wales

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 65 (94.20%) Windows
2 57 (82.61%) VMware
3 52 (75.36%) Active Directory
4 48 (69.57%) SAN
5 47 (68.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 46 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 42 (60.87%) Windows Server 2008
8 41 (59.42%) Microsoft
9 31 (44.93%) MS Exchange
9 31 (44.93%) MS Excel
10 29 (42.03%) VMware Infrastructure
11 25 (36.23%) Exchange Server 2013
11 25 (36.23%) Exchange Server 2010
12 24 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2007
13 20 (28.99%) ITIL
13 20 (28.99%) Cisco
14 19 (27.54%) Microsoft Certification
15 15 (21.74%) Firewall
16 14 (20.29%) Hyper-V
17 13 (18.84%) MCSE
18 11 (15.94%) Lync
19 10 (14.49%) IIS
19 10 (14.49%) CCNA
19 10 (14.49%) Cisco Certification
20 8 (11.59%) MCSA
20 8 (11.59%) Advertising
20 8 (11.59%) Office 365
20 8 (11.59%) Windows 7
21 7 (10.14%) VMware ESXi
21 7 (10.14%) Windows 8

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 31 (44.93%) MS Exchange
2 25 (36.23%) Exchange Server 2013
2 25 (36.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (15.94%) Lync
5 10 (14.49%) IIS
6 7 (10.14%) SharePoint
7 6 (8.70%) Apache
8 5 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (4.35%) Commerce Server
9 3 (4.35%) CMS
10 2 (2.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 31 (44.93%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.59%) Office 365
2 4 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 48 (69.57%) SAN
2 15 (21.74%) Firewall
3 6 (8.70%) DNS
4 5 (7.25%) DHCP
4 5 (7.25%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.80%) Internet
6 3 (4.35%) NAS
7 2 (2.90%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.45%) VPN
8 1 (1.45%) LAN
8 1 (1.45%) VoIP
8 1 (1.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.80%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 8 (11.59%) Advertising
2 6 (8.70%) Finance
3 2 (2.90%) Marketing
4 1 (1.45%) Electronics
4 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.80%) .NET
2 3 (4.35%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.45%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.90%) EqualLogic
2 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.45%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 65 (94.20%) Windows
2 47 (68.12%) Windows Server 2012
3 46 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 42 (60.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (11.59%) Windows 7
6 7 (10.14%) Windows 8
6 7 (10.14%) Linux
7 4 (5.80%) UNIX
8 1 (1.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.99%) ITIL
2 4 (5.80%) Scrum
3 3 (4.35%) Load Balancing
3 3 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (1.45%) Project Management
4 1 (1.45%) ITSM
4 1 (1.45%) Service Management
4 1 (1.45%) Service Delivery
4 1 (1.45%) Programme Management
4 1 (1.45%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.45%) E-Commerce
4 1 (1.45%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (1.45%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.14%) SQL
2 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (27.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (18.84%) MCSE
3 10 (14.49%) CCNA
3 10 (14.49%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (11.59%) MCSA
5 5 (7.25%) MCITP
6 4 (5.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (5.80%) MCP
7 3 (4.35%) SAP Certification
8 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 52 (75.36%) Active Directory
2 29 (42.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (20.29%) Hyper-V
4 7 (10.14%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (7.25%) vSphere
6 1 (1.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (1.45%) Nagios
1 1 (1.45%) BMC Performance Manager
1 1 (1.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 57 (82.61%) VMware
2 41 (59.42%) Microsoft
3 20 (28.99%) Cisco
4 6 (8.70%) Citrix
4 6 (8.70%) HP
5 4 (5.80%) SAP
6 3 (4.35%) Veritas
6 3 (4.35%) Symantec
6 3 (4.35%) Avaya
6 3 (4.35%) Dell
6 3 (4.35%) ProCurve
7 2 (2.90%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.45%) BMC
8 1 (1.45%) Verint
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