The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 75 76 87
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 31 27 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.23% 2.10% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.28% 2.17% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 30 25 16
Average salary £36,500 £33,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.60% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Infrastructure Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1361 1244 1243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.84% 96.81% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1150 1077 1109
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in Wales

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Wales region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Wales

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
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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
South Wales +1 30 £36,500 +12.30% 6
West Wales - 1 - - 1
Infrastructure Engineer
UK

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the 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 73 (96.05%) Windows
2 67 (88.16%) VMware
3 53 (69.74%) SAN
4 52 (68.42%) Active Directory
4 52 (68.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 49 (64.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 44 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 37 (48.68%) Microsoft
8 35 (46.05%) MS Exchange
9 30 (39.47%) VMware Infrastructure
10 29 (38.16%) Exchange Server 2013
11 27 (35.53%) Exchange Server 2010
12 26 (34.21%) Exchange Server 2007
12 26 (34.21%) MS Excel
13 17 (22.37%) Microsoft Certification
14 16 (21.05%) Cisco
14 16 (21.05%) Hyper-V
15 15 (19.74%) ITIL
15 15 (19.74%) Firewall
16 12 (15.79%) Advertising
16 12 (15.79%) MCSE
16 12 (15.79%) Windows 7
16 12 (15.79%) Lync
17 11 (14.47%) VMware ESXi
17 11 (14.47%) Citrix
18 10 (13.16%) Windows 8
18 10 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2003
19 9 (11.84%) Office 365
19 9 (11.84%) vSphere
19 9 (11.84%) IIS

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the 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 35 (46.05%) MS Exchange
2 29 (38.16%) Exchange Server 2013
3 27 (35.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 26 (34.21%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (15.79%) Lync
6 10 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (11.84%) IIS
8 8 (10.53%) Apache
8 8 (10.53%) SharePoint
9 3 (3.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
10 1 (1.32%) JBoss
Applications
1 26 (34.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.84%) Office 365
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (69.74%) SAN
2 15 (19.74%) Firewall
3 9 (11.84%) DHCP
4 6 (7.89%) TCP/IP
5 5 (6.58%) WAN
5 5 (6.58%) LAN
5 5 (6.58%) iSCSI
6 4 (5.26%) DNS
7 2 (2.63%) NAS
8 1 (1.32%) VPN
8 1 (1.32%) VoIP
8 1 (1.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.63%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 12 (15.79%) Advertising
2 8 (10.53%) Finance
3 4 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.63%) Marketing
5 1 (1.32%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) .NET
1 1 (1.32%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.26%) EqualLogic
1 4 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (2.63%) Clustering
3 1 (1.32%) DTV
3 1 (1.32%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 73 (96.05%) Windows
2 52 (68.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 49 (64.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 44 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (15.79%) Windows 7
6 10 (13.16%) Windows 8
7 7 (9.21%) Linux
8 3 (3.95%) UNIX
9 1 (1.32%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.32%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (19.74%) ITIL
2 5 (6.58%) Scrum
3 1 (1.32%) Information Security
3 1 (1.32%) Programme Management
3 1 (1.32%) Network Design
3 1 (1.32%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (1.32%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (1.32%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (1.32%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (1.32%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (1.32%) Coaching
3 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2
3 1 (1.32%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.32%) Project Management
3 1 (1.32%) Service Management
3 1 (1.32%) Service Delivery
3 1 (1.32%) Change Management
3 1 (1.32%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (1.32%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.89%) SQL
2 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (22.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (15.79%) MCSE
3 8 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (7.89%) MCSA
4 6 (7.89%) CCNA
4 6 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.95%) MCITP
6 2 (2.63%) Degree
7 1 (1.32%) CCENT
7 1 (1.32%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.32%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 52 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 30 (39.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (21.05%) Hyper-V
4 11 (14.47%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (11.84%) vSphere
6 3 (3.95%) XenApp
6 3 (3.95%) XenServer
6 3 (3.95%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.63%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.32%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.32%) SCCM
2 1 (1.32%) Nagios
Vendors
1 67 (88.16%) VMware
2 37 (48.68%) Microsoft
3 16 (21.05%) Cisco
4 11 (14.47%) Citrix
5 6 (7.89%) Avaya
5 6 (7.89%) Dell
6 4 (5.26%) HP
6 4 (5.26%) Dell Compellent
7 3 (3.95%) Veeam
7 3 (3.95%) Apple
8 2 (2.63%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.63%) Aastra
9 1 (1.32%) Acronis
9 1 (1.32%) Verint
9 1 (1.32%) WatchGuard
9 1 (1.32%) SAP
9 1 (1.32%) NetApp
9 1 (1.32%) Red Hat
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