The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank - 78 65
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 0 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - 1.03% 2.06%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.07% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 15
Average salary - £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.73%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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
1064 1119 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 95.94% 95.97% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 958 994 761
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,175 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Infrastructure Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist in the job title across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 11 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited Infrastructure Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vCloud

Infrastructure Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited Infrastructure Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vCloud
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) VMware