The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South Wales region that had Infrastructure Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 90 98 90
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 3 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.25% 0.34% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.35% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 2
Median salary £68,500 £24,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+185.41% -53.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £67,300 £24,000 £50,250
10% offered a salary of more than £69,700 £24,000 £52,250
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.81% +3.52%
Infrastructure Specialist
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
1162 1158 992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.64% 97.07% 98.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1000 1013 835
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Infrastructure Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Infrastructure Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist across the South Wales region.

Infrastructure Specialist Salary Trend in South Wales

Infrastructure Specialist
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 Specialist within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Caerphilly +18 3 £68,500 +185.41%
Infrastructure Specialist
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Infrastructure Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) NAS
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) High Availability
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Software Distribution
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (40.00%) MCTS
3 2 (40.00%) WSUS
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) Law
3 2 (40.00%) Replication
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Clustering
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) LAN

Infrastructure Specialist 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) NAS
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) Data Management
1 2 (40.00%) High Availability
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Software Distribution
1 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCTS
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) VMware