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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 75 87 78
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 27 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.07% 1.31% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.15% 1.36% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 26 16 8
Average salary £32,750 £39,500 £30,707
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.08% +28.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £47,500 £37,550
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
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
1256 1252 977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.32% 96.16% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1091 1115 887
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +14 25 £32,500 -17.72% 3
North Wales - 2 £47,500 -
Infrastructure Engineer
UK

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 59 (93.65%) VMware
2 48 (76.19%) Windows
3 36 (57.14%) Cisco
4 30 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (46.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 27 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (39.68%) VMware Infrastructure
8 24 (38.10%) Firewall
9 22 (34.92%) MS Exchange
10 21 (33.33%) Office 365
11 20 (31.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 20 (31.75%) Active Directory
11 20 (31.75%) SAN
12 19 (30.16%) Microsoft
12 19 (30.16%) Linux
13 18 (28.57%) Hyper-V
14 17 (26.98%) HP
14 17 (26.98%) Cisco Certification
14 17 (26.98%) CCNA
15 16 (25.40%) Exchange Server 2003
16 15 (23.81%) Red Hat
17 14 (22.22%) Dell
17 14 (22.22%) ITIL
18 13 (20.63%) Microsoft Certification
19 12 (19.05%) MS Excel
20 11 (17.46%) Solaris
20 11 (17.46%) MCSE
20 11 (17.46%) Exchange Server 2007
21 10 (15.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 10 (15.87%) NetApp

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 22 (34.92%) MS Exchange
2 16 (25.40%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (17.46%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 9 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (12.70%) Lync
6 7 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (11.11%) IIS
7 4 (6.35%) Apache
8 3 (4.76%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 12 (19.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 21 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (38.10%) Firewall
2 20 (31.75%) SAN
3 6 (9.52%) WAN
4 5 (7.94%) VRRP
4 5 (7.94%) VLAN
4 5 (7.94%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (7.94%) HSRP
5 4 (6.35%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (6.35%) DNS
5 4 (6.35%) iSCSI
5 4 (6.35%) LAN
5 4 (6.35%) DHCP
6 3 (4.76%) TCP/IP
6 3 (4.76%) VPN
7 2 (3.17%) VoIP
7 2 (3.17%) NAS
7 2 (3.17%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (3.17%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (1.59%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.59%) OLAP
2 1 (1.59%) OLTP
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (3.17%) Finance
1 2 (3.17%) Advertising
2 1 (1.59%) Local Government
2 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.94%) LAMP
2 2 (3.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) Clustering
2 3 (4.76%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.76%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (3.17%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.59%) Replication
4 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 48 (76.19%) Windows
2 30 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (46.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 27 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (30.16%) Linux
6 11 (17.46%) Solaris
7 10 (15.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (14.29%) UNIX
8 9 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (6.35%) CentOS
9 4 (6.35%) AIX
10 2 (3.17%) NetWare
11 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.22%) ITIL
2 7 (11.11%) Project Management
3 6 (9.52%) Service Management
3 6 (9.52%) Change Management
3 6 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (9.52%) Network Design
3 6 (9.52%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (9.52%) Competitive Intelligence
4 5 (7.94%) Email Migration
5 4 (6.35%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.17%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.59%) High Availability
7 1 (1.59%) Change Control
7 1 (1.59%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.59%) Migration
7 1 (1.59%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.70%) SQL
2 4 (6.35%) Python
2 4 (6.35%) Perl
3 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (31.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 17 (26.98%) CCNA
2 17 (26.98%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (20.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (17.46%) MCSE
5 10 (15.87%) CCNP
6 7 (11.11%) Degree
7 6 (9.52%) CCA
7 6 (9.52%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (9.52%) RHCE
8 4 (6.35%) MCITP
9 2 (3.17%) VCP5
9 2 (3.17%) MCP
9 2 (3.17%) MCSA
10 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 25 (39.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (31.75%) Active Directory
3 18 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 8 (12.70%) Terminal Services
5 4 (6.35%) VMware ESX
6 3 (4.76%) vSphere
7 2 (3.17%) vCloud
8 1 (1.59%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.59%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (1.59%) XenServer
8 1 (1.59%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) NetBackup
1 2 (3.17%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.59%) WSUS
2 1 (1.59%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.59%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 59 (93.65%) VMware
2 36 (57.14%) Cisco
3 19 (30.16%) Microsoft
4 17 (26.98%) HP
5 15 (23.81%) Red Hat
6 14 (22.22%) Dell
7 10 (15.87%) NetApp
8 5 (7.94%) CheckPoint
8 5 (7.94%) WatchGuard
8 5 (7.94%) SonicWALL
8 5 (7.94%) JBoss
9 4 (6.35%) Oracle
10 3 (4.76%) IBM
10 3 (4.76%) EMC
10 3 (4.76%) Citrix
11 2 (3.17%) 3PAR
11 2 (3.17%) Novell
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Swansea
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Wales
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 to £43000 per annum - 20% Shift allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum + bonus,training, pension
Posted: 6 days ago