The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Infrastructure Engineer
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 58 62
Rank change year-on-year +4 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 16 33 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.20% 2.95% 3.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.25% 3.00% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 16 32 35
Median salary £30,000 £36,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% -1.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £48,500 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales. 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
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 710 1099 1215
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 97.53% 98.21% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 611 964 1035
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,163 £52,500 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in South Wales

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in South Wales

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in South Wales over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in South Wales

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 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
Cardiff -5 8 £33,000 -5.71% 1
Newport +4 6 £29,000 -39.58%
Caerphilly - 1 £32,500 -
Torfaen - 1 £41,500 -
Infrastructure Engineer
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 South Wales region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 35 (89.74%) Windows
2 34 (87.18%) VMware
3 25 (64.10%) Active Directory
4 24 (61.54%) Office 365
4 24 (61.54%) Windows Server
5 21 (53.85%) Hyper-V
6 20 (51.28%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (48.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
9 17 (43.59%) MS Exchange
10 15 (38.46%) SAN
10 15 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (35.90%) Microsoft Certification
12 13 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (33.33%) MCSE
12 13 (33.33%) CCNA
13 12 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2013
14 11 (28.21%) Exchange Server 2010
14 11 (28.21%) Firewall
15 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (25.64%) Cisco
16 8 (20.51%) Citrix
16 8 (20.51%) Linux
16 8 (20.51%) ITIL
16 8 (20.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 8 (20.51%) Veeam
17 7 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
17 7 (17.95%) XenApp
17 7 (17.95%) XenDesktop
17 7 (17.95%) Dell

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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 17 (43.59%) MS Exchange
2 12 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (28.21%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (10.26%) IIS
7 2 (5.13%) Apache
7 2 (5.13%) JBoss
7 2 (5.13%) nginx
7 2 (5.13%) OpenStack
7 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
8 1 (2.56%) Confluence
8 1 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (61.54%) Office 365
2 7 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (12.82%) IaaS
4 5 (12.82%) PaaS
4 5 (12.82%) SaaS
5 1 (2.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 15 (38.46%) SAN
2 11 (28.21%) Firewall
3 6 (15.38%) DNS
4 5 (12.82%) LAN
5 4 (10.26%) Wireless
6 2 (5.13%) ADSL
6 2 (5.13%) WAN
7 1 (2.56%) LDAP
7 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Bitbucket
1 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.56%) JIRA
1 1 (2.56%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) Web Services
2 1 (2.56%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.13%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 35 (89.74%) Windows
2 24 (61.54%) Windows Server
3 19 (48.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (20.51%) Linux
7 6 (15.38%) Windows 10
8 5 (12.82%) Windows 7
8 5 (12.82%) Windows 8
9 4 (10.26%) Mac OS X
9 4 (10.26%) Unix
10 2 (5.13%) Mac OS
10 2 (5.13%) OpenBSD
10 2 (5.13%) Ubuntu
11 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) ITIL
2 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
3 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (7.69%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (5.13%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.13%) Line Management
5 2 (5.13%) Presales
5 2 (5.13%) Project Management
5 2 (5.13%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.56%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.56%) DevOps
6 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.56%) Migration
6 1 (2.56%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) SQL
2 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (33.33%) CCNA
2 13 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (33.33%) MCSE
3 8 (20.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (12.82%) CCA
4 5 (12.82%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (10.26%) Degree
6 3 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (2.56%) AWS Certification
7 1 (2.56%) CCNP
7 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.56%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (64.10%) Active Directory
2 21 (53.85%) Hyper-V
3 20 (51.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (17.95%) XenApp
4 7 (17.95%) XenDesktop
5 6 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (12.82%) VirtualBox
7 3 (7.69%) Docker
8 2 (5.13%) vCloud
9 1 (2.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) NetBackup
2 2 (5.13%) Terraform
3 1 (2.56%) Ansible
3 1 (2.56%) Nagios
3 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (87.18%) VMware
2 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 10 (25.64%) Cisco
4 8 (20.51%) Citrix
4 8 (20.51%) Veeam
5 7 (17.95%) Dell
6 6 (15.38%) Apple
7 3 (7.69%) EMC
7 3 (7.69%) Oracle
8 2 (5.13%) EqualLogic
8 2 (5.13%) NetApp
8 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
8 2 (5.13%) Symantec
8 2 (5.13%) Veritas
9 1 (2.56%) HP
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