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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 69 81 87
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 28 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.21% 1.48% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.29% 1.54% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 27 19 7
Average salary £31,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.35% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £29,989
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £39,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
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
1225 1302 1107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.69% 96.52% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1007 1163 1021
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £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 30 October 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 30 October 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 +9 23 £24,000 -29.41% 2
West Wales -2 1 £27,500 +10.00% 2
Infrastructure Engineer
UK

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 54 (87.10%) VMware
2 45 (72.58%) Windows
3 40 (64.52%) Cisco
4 32 (51.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 30 (48.39%) MS Exchange
7 29 (46.77%) Active Directory
7 29 (46.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 27 (43.55%) Microsoft
8 27 (43.55%) Firewall
9 23 (37.10%) Office 365
9 23 (37.10%) Exchange Server 2003
10 20 (32.26%) MS Excel
11 17 (27.42%) MCSE
11 17 (27.42%) Microsoft Certification
11 17 (27.42%) Exchange Server 2013
12 16 (25.81%) CCNA
12 16 (25.81%) Cisco Certification
13 15 (24.19%) SAN
13 15 (24.19%) VMware Infrastructure
14 14 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2007
14 14 (22.58%) Hyper-V
14 14 (22.58%) Terminal Services
15 13 (20.97%) SQL
16 12 (19.35%) IIS
17 11 (17.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 9 (14.52%) Exchange Server 2010
19 7 (11.29%) Clustering
19 7 (11.29%) ITIL
19 7 (11.29%) Linux

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 30 (48.39%) MS Exchange
2 23 (37.10%) Exchange Server 2003
3 17 (27.42%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (19.35%) IIS
6 9 (14.52%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (8.06%) SharePoint
8 4 (6.45%) Lync
9 2 (3.23%) JBoss
9 2 (3.23%) Apache
10 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
10 1 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 20 (32.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (37.10%) Office 365
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (43.55%) Firewall
2 15 (24.19%) SAN
3 7 (11.29%) TCP/IP
4 4 (6.45%) VoIP
5 3 (4.84%) WAN
5 3 (4.84%) DHCP
5 3 (4.84%) VPN
5 3 (4.84%) DNS
6 2 (3.23%) VLAN
6 2 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (3.23%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (3.23%) NAS
6 2 (3.23%) LAN
7 1 (1.61%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.61%) HSRP
7 1 (1.61%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (1.61%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.61%) VRRP
7 1 (1.61%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (6.45%) Finance
2 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.61%) Advertising
2 1 (1.61%) Local Government
2 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) LAMP
2 3 (4.84%) .NET
3 2 (3.23%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Clustering
2 3 (4.84%) Client/Server
2 3 (4.84%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 45 (72.58%) Windows
2 32 (51.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 29 (46.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (11.29%) Linux
6 6 (9.68%) UNIX
7 4 (6.45%) Solaris
8 2 (3.23%) NetWare
8 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.23%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.61%) CentOS
9 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.61%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (11.29%) ITIL
2 6 (9.68%) Problem Management
3 3 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (3.23%) Project Management
5 1 (1.61%) Change Control
5 1 (1.61%) Email Migration
5 1 (1.61%) Network Design
5 1 (1.61%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.97%) SQL
2 1 (1.61%) Python
2 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.61%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (27.42%) MCSE
1 17 (27.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (25.81%) CCNA
2 16 (25.81%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (17.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (11.29%) CCA
4 7 (11.29%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (9.68%) MCP
5 6 (9.68%) CCNP
6 2 (3.23%) MCSA
6 2 (3.23%) MCITP
6 2 (3.23%) VCP5
7 1 (1.61%) Degree
7 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 29 (46.77%) Active Directory
2 15 (24.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (22.58%) Hyper-V
3 14 (22.58%) Terminal Services
4 2 (3.23%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.23%) vSphere
5 1 (1.61%) vCloud
5 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 54 (87.10%) VMware
2 40 (64.52%) Cisco
3 27 (43.55%) Microsoft
4 7 (11.29%) HP
4 7 (11.29%) Dell
5 5 (8.06%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.23%) Citrix
6 2 (3.23%) Novell
7 1 (1.61%) IBM
7 1 (1.61%) Oracle
7 1 (1.61%) SAP
7 1 (1.61%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.61%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.61%) WatchGuard
7 1 (1.61%) SonicWALL
7 1 (1.61%) ProCurve
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