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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 61 66 86
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +20
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 42 33 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.04% 2.71% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.18% 2.81% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 32 31 11
Average salary £37,000 £33,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.12% +53.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £36,000 £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
1319 1176 1228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.37% 96.71% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1122 986 1104
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 39 £37,000 +12.12% 2
North Wales - 3 £37,500 -
Infrastructure Engineer
UK

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 65 (91.55%) Windows
2 59 (83.10%) VMware
3 53 (74.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 52 (73.24%) Active Directory
5 50 (70.42%) Microsoft
5 50 (70.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 48 (67.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 46 (64.79%) SAN
8 40 (56.34%) MS Exchange
9 37 (52.11%) MS Excel
9 37 (52.11%) VMware Infrastructure
10 35 (49.30%) Exchange Server 2013
11 30 (42.25%) Exchange Server 2010
12 28 (39.44%) Exchange Server 2007
13 25 (35.21%) Cisco
14 21 (29.58%) Firewall
15 17 (23.94%) Microsoft Certification
16 15 (21.13%) ITIL
17 13 (18.31%) Hyper-V
17 13 (18.31%) Lync
18 12 (16.90%) Office 365
18 12 (16.90%) Cisco Certification
18 12 (16.90%) CCNA
19 11 (15.49%) MCSE
20 9 (12.68%) Exchange Server 2003
21 8 (11.27%) MCSA
21 8 (11.27%) SQL
22 7 (9.86%) IIS
22 7 (9.86%) SharePoint
22 7 (9.86%) TCP/IP

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 40 (56.34%) MS Exchange
2 35 (49.30%) Exchange Server 2013
3 30 (42.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 28 (39.44%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (18.31%) Lync
6 9 (12.68%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (9.86%) SharePoint
7 7 (9.86%) IIS
8 3 (4.23%) Commerce Server
8 3 (4.23%) CMS
9 2 (2.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (2.82%) Apache
Applications
1 37 (52.11%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.90%) Office 365
2 4 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 46 (64.79%) SAN
2 21 (29.58%) Firewall
3 7 (9.86%) TCP/IP
4 5 (7.04%) NAS
5 4 (5.63%) DNS
5 4 (5.63%) Internet
6 3 (4.23%) VPN
6 3 (4.23%) LAN
6 3 (4.23%) WAN
7 2 (2.82%) Network Security
8 1 (1.41%) DHCP
8 1 (1.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.23%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (7.04%) Advertising
2 3 (4.23%) Finance
3 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.63%) .NET
2 3 (4.23%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.41%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.41%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 65 (91.55%) Windows
2 53 (74.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 50 (70.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 48 (67.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (7.04%) Linux
6 4 (5.63%) Windows 7
6 4 (5.63%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.41%) UNIX
7 1 (1.41%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.13%) ITIL
2 3 (4.23%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (4.23%) Load Balancing
3 2 (2.82%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (2.82%) Project Management
4 1 (1.41%) Service Management
4 1 (1.41%) ITSM
4 1 (1.41%) E-Commerce
4 1 (1.41%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (1.41%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.27%) SQL
2 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (23.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (16.90%) CCNA
2 12 (16.90%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (15.49%) MCSE
4 8 (11.27%) MCSA
5 5 (7.04%) MCITP
6 4 (5.63%) MCP
7 3 (4.23%) SAP Certification
7 3 (4.23%) Degree
8 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) ISO 9001
1 3 (4.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 52 (73.24%) Active Directory
2 37 (52.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (18.31%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.63%) Terminal Services
4 4 (5.63%) vSphere
4 4 (5.63%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (4.23%) XenServer
6 2 (2.82%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (1.41%) Nagios
1 1 (1.41%) BMC Performance Manager
1 1 (1.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 59 (83.10%) VMware
2 50 (70.42%) Microsoft
3 25 (35.21%) Cisco
4 7 (9.86%) Citrix
5 6 (8.45%) HP
6 3 (4.23%) SAP
6 3 (4.23%) Avaya
6 3 (4.23%) Veritas
6 3 (4.23%) ProCurve
6 3 (4.23%) Symantec
7 2 (2.82%) NetApp
7 2 (2.82%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.41%) BMC
8 1 (1.41%) Dell
8 1 (1.41%) Verint
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £33000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus etc
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