Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Support Engineer was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in South Wales 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 Support Engineer
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 133 138
Rank change year-on-year +32 +5 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Engineer 7 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.49% 0.37% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.37% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 8
South Wales median annual salary £27,500 £25,250 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.91% -4.72% -24.29%
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,750 £23,875
90th Percentile £40,750 £26,375 £35,000
Wales median annual salary £27,500 £25,250 £26,500
% change year-on-year +8.91% -4.72% -24.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales. 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
South Wales
Permanent vacancies in South Wales with a recognized job title 1410 2137 2368
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.19% 98.03% 98.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1260 1914 2033
South Wales median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,349 £55,250 £53,100
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings that featured Infrastructure Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Support Engineer in South Wales

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Support Engineer in South Wales

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Engineer in South Wales over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Support Engineer in South Wales

Infrastructure Support 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 Support Engineer within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Caerphilly - 5 £32,000 -
Cardiff +26 2 £26,750 +5.94%
Infrastructure Support Engineer
Wales

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

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

1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) Internet
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) MCSE
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (28.57%) SAN
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) CCNA
5 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 1 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) IIS
5 1 (14.29%) LAN
5 1 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (14.29%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) IBM
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (14.29%) MCITP

Infrastructure Support 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 1 (14.29%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) AS400
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCITP
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) IBM