The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 69 84 72
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 33 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.45% 1.01% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.54% 1.05% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 29 12 10
Average salary £33,000 £38,750 £31,207
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.83% +24.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £49,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Job Titles Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1301 1233 922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.66% 96.03% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1140 1094 841
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Infrastructure Engineer
UK

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +8 30 £33,000 -14.83% 2
North Wales - 3 £42,500 - 1
Infrastructure Engineer
UK

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 61 (92.42%) VMware
2 48 (72.73%) Windows
3 40 (60.61%) Cisco
4 30 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 26 (39.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (37.88%) Microsoft
6 25 (37.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (36.36%) Active Directory
8 22 (33.33%) Firewall
8 22 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 21 (31.82%) Hyper-V
9 21 (31.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 21 (31.82%) SAN
10 20 (30.30%) MS Exchange
11 19 (28.79%) Cisco Certification
11 19 (28.79%) CCNA
12 18 (27.27%) HP
12 18 (27.27%) Linux
13 17 (25.76%) Microsoft Certification
13 17 (25.76%) Office 365
14 15 (22.73%) Red Hat
15 14 (21.21%) Dell
15 14 (21.21%) ITIL
16 13 (19.70%) MCSE
17 11 (16.67%) MS Excel
17 11 (16.67%) Solaris
17 11 (16.67%) CCNP
17 11 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
17 11 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
18 10 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 20 (30.30%) MS Exchange
2 11 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 11 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (13.64%) SharePoint
4 8 (12.12%) Lync
5 7 (10.61%) IIS
5 7 (10.61%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (6.06%) Apache
8 3 (4.55%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 11 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (25.76%) Office 365
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (33.33%) Firewall
2 21 (31.82%) SAN
3 7 (10.61%) WAN
4 6 (9.09%) VLAN
4 6 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (9.09%) VRRP
4 6 (9.09%) HSRP
5 5 (7.58%) LAN
6 4 (6.06%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (6.06%) iSCSI
6 4 (6.06%) DHCP
6 4 (6.06%) DNS
7 3 (4.55%) TCP/IP
7 3 (4.55%) VPN
8 2 (3.03%) NAS
8 2 (3.03%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.52%) VoIP
9 1 (1.52%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.58%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.52%) OLAP
2 1 (1.52%) OLTP
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle OLAP
General
1 2 (3.03%) Advertising
1 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.52%) Finance
2 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.52%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.58%) LAMP
2 2 (3.03%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Clustering
2 3 (4.55%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (3.03%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 48 (72.73%) Windows
2 26 (39.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (37.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (27.27%) Linux
6 11 (16.67%) Solaris
7 10 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (13.64%) UNIX
8 9 (13.64%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (6.06%) CentOS
9 4 (6.06%) AIX
10 2 (3.03%) NetWare
11 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.21%) ITIL
2 8 (12.12%) Project Management
3 6 (9.09%) Network Design
3 6 (9.09%) Competitive Intelligence
3 6 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (9.09%) Change Management
3 6 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (9.09%) Service Management
3 6 (9.09%) Email Migration
4 4 (6.06%) Load Balancing
5 2 (3.03%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.52%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.52%) High Availability
6 1 (1.52%) Change Control
6 1 (1.52%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.52%) Migration
6 1 (1.52%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.61%) SQL
2 4 (6.06%) Perl
2 4 (6.06%) Python
3 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (31.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 19 (28.79%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (28.79%) CCNA
3 17 (25.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (19.70%) MCSE
5 11 (16.67%) CCNP
6 7 (10.61%) CCA
6 7 (10.61%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (9.09%) Degree
7 6 (9.09%) RHCE
8 5 (7.58%) MCITP
9 3 (4.55%) VCP5
10 2 (3.03%) MCP
10 2 (3.03%) MCSA
11 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
11 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 30 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 21 (31.82%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.58%) vSphere
5 4 (6.06%) VMware ESX
5 4 (6.06%) Terminal Services
6 2 (3.03%) vCloud
7 1 (1.52%) XenServer
7 1 (1.52%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) NetBackup
1 2 (3.03%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.52%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.52%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 61 (92.42%) VMware
2 40 (60.61%) Cisco
3 25 (37.88%) Microsoft
4 18 (27.27%) HP
5 15 (22.73%) Red Hat
6 14 (21.21%) Dell
7 10 (15.15%) NetApp
8 6 (9.09%) WatchGuard
8 6 (9.09%) SonicWALL
8 6 (9.09%) CheckPoint
9 5 (7.58%) Citrix
9 5 (7.58%) JBoss
10 4 (6.06%) Oracle
11 3 (4.55%) EMC
11 3 (4.55%) IBM
12 2 (3.03%) 3PAR
12 2 (3.03%) Novell
12 2 (3.03%) Juniper
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Attractive Benefits, Bonus & Training
Posted: 17 days ago
Wales
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
North Wales
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago