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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 94 97 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.19% 0.31% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Median salary £41,250 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -5.88%
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
1044 1269 1043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.12% 98.30% 98.49%
Number of salaries quoted 944 1110 911
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 September 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 +12 2 £41,250 -
Infrastructure Specialist
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) High Availability
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) SNMP
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 4 (66.67%) Internet
3 4 (66.67%) NetIQ
3 4 (66.67%) AppManager
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Unix
3 4 (66.67%) SAS
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (66.67%) HP SiteScope
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (66.67%) Public Cloud
4 2 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (33.33%) WSUS
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification

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 4 (66.67%) SAS
2 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Internet
1 4 (66.67%) SNMP
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (66.67%) Public Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) High Availability
2 4 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Software Distribution
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCTS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) AppManager
1 4 (66.67%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (33.33%) WSUS
3 1 (16.67%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) NetIQ
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco