The median annual salary for a Infrastructure Engineer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure Engineer
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 60 59
Rank change year-on-year +13 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 20 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 3.57% 2.03% 1.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.63% 2.08% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 6
Median salary £32,500 £33,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.98% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,300 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 551 674 629
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 98.22% 97.82% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 494 544 547
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Cardiff

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Cardiff.

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Cardiff

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Cardiff over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Cardiff

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Infrastructure Engineer 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 Cardiff region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 27 (93.10%) Windows
2 24 (82.76%) VMware
3 18 (62.07%) Active Directory
4 16 (55.17%) Office 365
4 16 (55.17%) Windows Server
5 14 (48.28%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (48.28%) Hyper-V
5 14 (48.28%) MS Exchange
6 13 (44.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (44.83%) Firewall
7 11 (37.93%) SAN
7 11 (37.93%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
7 11 (37.93%) CCNA
7 11 (37.93%) MCSE
7 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (34.48%) DNS
9 9 (31.03%) Linux
9 9 (31.03%) Apple
10 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
10 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2007
10 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2013
11 7 (24.14%) LAN
11 7 (24.14%) Cisco
11 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (24.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (20.69%) Dell
12 6 (20.69%) Citrix

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 14 (48.28%) MS Exchange
2 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (13.79%) Apache
4 4 (13.79%) IIS
4 4 (13.79%) JBoss
5 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.45%) Confluence
6 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (55.17%) Office 365
2 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (3.45%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (3.45%) IaaS
4 1 (3.45%) PaaS
4 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (44.83%) Firewall
2 11 (37.93%) SAN
3 10 (34.48%) DNS
4 7 (24.14%) LAN
5 4 (13.79%) Wireless
6 3 (10.34%) WAN
7 2 (6.90%) ADSL
7 2 (6.90%) DHCP
8 1 (3.45%) BIG-IP
8 1 (3.45%) HTTP
8 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Bitbucket
1 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
1 1 (3.45%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 27 (93.10%) Windows
2 16 (55.17%) Windows Server
3 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (31.03%) Linux
6 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (13.79%) Mac OS X
8 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (6.90%) Unix
9 1 (3.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.79%) ITIL
2 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (10.34%) Information Security
2 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
3 2 (6.90%) Migration
3 2 (6.90%) Problem Management
3 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
3 2 (6.90%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (6.90%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.45%) Change Management
4 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.45%) DevOps
4 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.45%) Security Management
4 1 (3.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) Bash Shell
1 3 (10.34%) Perl
1 3 (10.34%) Python
1 3 (10.34%) Ruby
2 1 (3.45%) C
2 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.45%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (37.93%) CCNA
2 11 (37.93%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (37.93%) MCSE
3 7 (24.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (17.24%) CCA
4 5 (17.24%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (6.90%) MCSA
6 1 (3.45%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (62.07%) Active Directory
2 14 (48.28%) Hyper-V
2 14 (48.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (17.24%) XenApp
3 5 (17.24%) XenDesktop
4 4 (13.79%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (10.34%) XenServer
6 2 (6.90%) vCloud
7 1 (3.45%) Docker
7 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
7 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.45%) Ansible
2 1 (3.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 24 (82.76%) VMware
2 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
3 9 (31.03%) Apple
4 7 (24.14%) Cisco
5 6 (20.69%) Citrix
5 6 (20.69%) Dell
5 6 (20.69%) Oracle
5 6 (20.69%) Veeam
6 3 (10.34%) Aastra
6 3 (10.34%) Avaya
6 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.90%) EMC
7 2 (6.90%) EqualLogic
7 2 (6.90%) F5
7 2 (6.90%) NetApp
7 2 (6.90%) Symantec
7 2 (6.90%) Veritas
8 1 (3.45%) Radware
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