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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 74 71 89
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 34 33 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.44% 2.47% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.51% 2.56% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 34 29 11
Average salary £35,750 £33,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,550 £40,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
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
1353 1291 1209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.13% 96.49% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1112 1127 1069
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 0 34 £35,750 +8.33% 6
Infrastructure Engineer
UK

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 68 (90.67%) Windows
2 62 (82.67%) VMware
3 51 (68.00%) SAN
3 51 (68.00%) Active Directory
4 49 (65.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 47 (62.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 42 (56.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 39 (52.00%) Microsoft
8 34 (45.33%) MS Exchange
9 30 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 27 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2013
11 23 (30.67%) Exchange Server 2010
11 23 (30.67%) MS Excel
12 22 (29.33%) Exchange Server 2007
13 19 (25.33%) ITIL
14 18 (24.00%) Cisco
14 18 (24.00%) Firewall
14 18 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
15 14 (18.67%) Hyper-V
16 13 (17.33%) Lync
17 12 (16.00%) Advertising
18 11 (14.67%) Windows 7
19 10 (13.33%) Windows 8
19 10 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
19 10 (13.33%) Citrix
19 10 (13.33%) MCSE
20 9 (12.00%) IIS
20 9 (12.00%) DHCP
21 8 (10.67%) MCSA
21 8 (10.67%) Finance

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 34 (45.33%) MS Exchange
2 27 (36.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 23 (30.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 22 (29.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (17.33%) Lync
6 9 (12.00%) IIS
7 8 (10.67%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (9.33%) Apache
8 7 (9.33%) SharePoint
9 2 (2.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 23 (30.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.67%) Office 365
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (68.00%) SAN
2 18 (24.00%) Firewall
3 9 (12.00%) DHCP
4 6 (8.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.33%) VPN
5 4 (5.33%) DNS
5 4 (5.33%) LAN
5 4 (5.33%) WAN
5 4 (5.33%) iSCSI
6 3 (4.00%) NAS
7 2 (2.67%) Network Security
8 1 (1.33%) Internet
8 1 (1.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (16.00%) Advertising
2 8 (10.67%) Finance
3 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.67%) Marketing
5 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.33%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.33%) COM
1 1 (1.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.33%) EqualLogic
1 4 (5.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.33%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.33%) DTV
3 1 (1.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 68 (90.67%) Windows
2 49 (65.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 47 (62.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 42 (56.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (14.67%) Windows 7
6 10 (13.33%) Windows 8
7 7 (9.33%) Linux
8 3 (4.00%) UNIX
9 1 (1.33%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.33%) ITIL
2 5 (6.67%) Scrum
3 3 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (4.00%) Project Management
4 1 (1.33%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (1.33%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (1.33%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (1.33%) Coaching
4 1 (1.33%) Service Management
4 1 (1.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (1.33%) ITSM
4 1 (1.33%) Network Design
4 1 (1.33%) Information Security
4 1 (1.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (1.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.00%) SQL
2 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (13.33%) MCSE
3 8 (10.67%) MCSA
4 7 (9.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (9.33%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (9.33%) CCNA
5 5 (6.67%) MCITP
6 4 (5.33%) Degree
7 1 (1.33%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 51 (68.00%) Active Directory
2 30 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (18.67%) Hyper-V
4 10 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (8.00%) vSphere
6 3 (4.00%) XenServer
7 2 (2.67%) XenApp
7 2 (2.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) SCCM
1 1 (1.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 62 (82.67%) VMware
2 39 (52.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (24.00%) Cisco
4 10 (13.33%) Citrix
5 6 (8.00%) Dell
6 5 (6.67%) Avaya
7 4 (5.33%) HP
7 4 (5.33%) Dell Compellent
8 3 (4.00%) ProCurve
9 2 (2.67%) NetApp
9 2 (2.67%) Apple
9 2 (2.67%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.33%) WatchGuard
10 1 (1.33%) Veeam
10 1 (1.33%) Aastra
10 1 (1.33%) Verint
10 1 (1.33%) SAP
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