The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 56 76 64
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 31 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.10% 1.07% 2.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.20% 1.09% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 29 11 10
Average salary £33,000 £21,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.48% -33.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,200 £26,000 £34,150
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Job Titles Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
969 1005 924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.90% 97.38% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 808 914 806
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Infrastructure Engineer
Wales

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 24 April 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 24 April 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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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
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Vacancies
Cardiff +34 27 £33,000 +26.92% 2
Newport - 2 £32,250 -
Caerphilly - 1 £32,500 -
Infrastructure Engineer
Wales

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 47 (92.16%) VMware
2 34 (66.67%) Cisco
3 30 (58.82%) Windows
4 27 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (41.18%) Microsoft
6 20 (39.22%) Active Directory
7 17 (33.33%) HP
8 16 (31.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (31.37%) Firewall
8 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (29.41%) NetApp
10 13 (25.49%) SAN
10 13 (25.49%) Hyper-V
11 12 (23.53%) CCNA
11 12 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (23.53%) Dell
11 12 (23.53%) MS Exchange
12 11 (21.57%) Windows 2000 Server
13 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (19.61%) CCNP
13 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (17.65%) EMC
14 9 (17.65%) Linux
14 9 (17.65%) Project Management
15 8 (15.69%) CheckPoint
15 8 (15.69%) ITIL
15 8 (15.69%) SharePoint
16 7 (13.73%) Red Hat
16 7 (13.73%) Citrix

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 12 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 8 (15.69%) SharePoint
3 7 (13.73%) Lync
4 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (5.88%) IIS
7 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (31.37%) Firewall
2 13 (25.49%) SAN
3 7 (13.73%) VRRP
3 7 (13.73%) VLAN
3 7 (13.73%) HSRP
4 6 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (5.88%) WAN
6 2 (3.92%) LAN
6 2 (3.92%) VPN
7 1 (1.96%) DNS
7 1 (1.96%) DHCP
7 1 (1.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (5.88%) Advertising
2 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) CLARiiON
1 5 (9.80%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (5.88%) Clustering
3 1 (1.96%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (58.82%) Windows
2 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2003
2 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (21.57%) Windows 2000 Server
4 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (17.65%) Linux
6 7 (13.73%) Solaris
7 6 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (9.80%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.65%) Project Management
2 8 (15.69%) ITIL
3 7 (13.73%) Email Migration
4 6 (11.76%) Competitive Intelligence
4 6 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (11.76%) Service Management
4 6 (11.76%) Change Management
5 5 (9.80%) Network Design
6 3 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.92%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.96%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.96%) Migration
8 1 (1.96%) Business Continuity
8 1 (1.96%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (31.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 12 (23.53%) CCNA
2 12 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (19.61%) CCNP
3 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (13.73%) MCITP
5 6 (11.76%) Degree
5 6 (11.76%) MCSE
5 6 (11.76%) RHCE
6 5 (9.80%) CCA
6 5 (9.80%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (9.80%) VCP5
7 3 (5.88%) MCSA
8 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 27 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (39.22%) Active Directory
3 13 (25.49%) Hyper-V
4 6 (11.76%) VMware ESX
5 4 (7.84%) vSphere
6 3 (5.88%) vCloud
7 2 (3.92%) UAG
8 1 (1.96%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.96%) XenServer
8 1 (1.96%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) NetBackup
1 6 (11.76%) Backup Exec
2 4 (7.84%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (5.88%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 47 (92.16%) VMware
2 34 (66.67%) Cisco
3 21 (41.18%) Microsoft
4 17 (33.33%) HP
5 15 (29.41%) NetApp
6 12 (23.53%) Dell
7 9 (17.65%) EMC
8 8 (15.69%) CheckPoint
9 7 (13.73%) Red Hat
9 7 (13.73%) Citrix
10 6 (11.76%) WatchGuard
10 6 (11.76%) SonicWALL
11 4 (7.84%) Veeam
11 4 (7.84%) Symantec
12 2 (3.92%) 3PAR
13 1 (1.96%) Juniper
13 1 (1.96%) Oracle
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