Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Manager was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Infrastructure Manager
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 108 106
Rank change year-on-year +38 -2 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 7 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.86% 0.073% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.074% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 2
Cardiff median annual salary £47,500 £58,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.10% +24.73% +43.08%
10th Percentile £40,234 £58,000 £42,150
90th Percentile £53,000 £58,000 £50,050
South Wales median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £46,875
% change year-on-year -17.39% +22.67% +33.93%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies in Cardiff with a recognized job title 807 1355 1532
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.90% 98.40% 98.65%
Number of salaries quoted 721 1226 1308
Cardiff median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% -2.78% +2.86%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,000 £22,675
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £53,250
South Wales median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +2.86%

Infrastructure Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings that featured Infrastructure Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Manager in Cardiff

Infrastructure Manager
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Manager in Cardiff

Infrastructure Manager
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Manager in Cardiff over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Manager in Cardiff

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Infrastructure Manager 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 Manager in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Electronics
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

Infrastructure Manager 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Line Management
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) SAP