The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Manager was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 72 69
Rank change year-on-year +13 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Manager 3 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.61% 0.29% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.30% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 3
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.63% -18.51%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £54,229
% change year-on-year -4.76% -3.18%  

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 480 676 735
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 98.36% 98.11% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 413 590 599
Median salary £40,000 £36,378 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.95% -2.99%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Infrastructure Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

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 3 months to 24 June 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 24 June 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 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) Thin Client

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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
1 1 (20.00%) VMware