The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales region that had Infrastructure Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 99 102 101
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 3 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.22% 0.29% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.30% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 2
Median salary £68,500 £24,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+185.41% -53.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £67,300 £24,000 £50,250
10% offered a salary of more than £69,700 £24,000 £52,250
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.95% -0.58%
Infrastructure Specialist
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
1323 1332 1227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 98.51% 96.52% 98.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1125 1128 1026
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,200
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Infrastructure Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region that featured Infrastructure Specialist in the job title.

Infrastructure Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist across the Wales region.

Infrastructure Specialist Salary Trend in Wales

Infrastructure Specialist
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist within the Wales region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +1 3 £68,500 +185.41%
Infrastructure Specialist
UK

Infrastructure Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Infrastructure Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region featuring Infrastructure Specialist in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) NAS
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) High Availability
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Software Distribution
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (40.00%) MCTS
3 2 (40.00%) WSUS
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) Law
3 2 (40.00%) Replication
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Clustering
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) LAN

Infrastructure Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) NAS
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) Data Management
1 2 (40.00%) High Availability
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Software Distribution
1 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCTS
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) VMware