The median annual salary for a Infrastructure Engineer was £36,116 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

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

Infrastructure Engineer
UK / Wales
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 56 67
Rank change year-on-year +3 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 48 45 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 4.41% 3.36% 2.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.58% 3.41% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 45 37 31
Median salary £36,116 £32,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.12% -12.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,140 £45,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1048 1319 1335
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 96.24% 98.43% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 875 1120 1136
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.66% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Wales

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Wales

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Wales over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Wales

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 26 April 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
South Wales -7 27 £32,500 - 2
West Wales - 21 £44,624 - 1
Infrastructure Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Wales region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 37 (58.73%) Windows
2 35 (55.56%) VMware
3 30 (47.62%) Continuous Improvement
4 25 (39.68%) Windows Server
5 24 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (38.10%) Active Directory
6 23 (36.51%) Microsoft
6 23 (36.51%) E-Commerce
6 23 (36.51%) VMware Infrastructure
6 23 (36.51%) Firewall
6 23 (36.51%) Office 365
6 23 (36.51%) ServiceNow
7 19 (30.16%) Linux
7 19 (30.16%) Unix
8 18 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
8 18 (28.57%) Service Delivery
8 18 (28.57%) Hyper-V
9 17 (26.98%) Zenoss
9 17 (26.98%) CCNA
9 17 (26.98%) MS Exchange
10 16 (25.40%) ITIL
10 16 (25.40%) Cisco
10 16 (25.40%) Windows Server 2012
11 15 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (22.22%) MCSE
12 14 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
13 13 (20.63%) LogRhythm
13 13 (20.63%) SEO
13 13 (20.63%) Clearswift

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (26.98%) MS Exchange
2 10 (15.87%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (7.94%) Apache
4 5 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (7.94%) JBoss
4 5 (7.94%) Tomcat
5 4 (6.35%) IIS
6 2 (3.17%) nginx
6 2 (3.17%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.59%) Confluence
7 1 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (36.51%) Office 365
2 14 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (14.29%) IaaS
3 9 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (14.29%) PaaS
3 9 (14.29%) SaaS
4 5 (7.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.59%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 23 (36.51%) Firewall
2 13 (20.63%) SAN
3 10 (15.87%) DNS
3 10 (15.87%) LAN
4 8 (12.70%) GSM
4 8 (12.70%) WAN
5 5 (7.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 5 (7.94%) Junos
6 4 (6.35%) Wireless
7 3 (4.76%) SNMP
7 3 (4.76%) VLAN
8 2 (3.17%) ADSL
8 2 (3.17%) DHCP
9 1 (1.59%) BIG-IP
9 1 (1.59%) HTTP
9 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) MongoDB
2 4 (6.35%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (4.76%) MySQL
4 2 (3.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.76%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.17%) TestDirector
4 1 (1.59%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.59%) JIRA
4 1 (1.59%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.59%) Advertising
2 1 (1.59%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (4.76%) LAMP
3 2 (3.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.17%) Clustering
3 2 (3.17%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 37 (58.73%) Windows
2 25 (39.68%) Windows Server
3 19 (30.16%) Linux
3 19 (30.16%) Unix
4 16 (25.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (9.52%) Mac OS X
7 6 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (6.35%) AIX
8 4 (6.35%) HPUX
9 3 (4.76%) Windows 7
10 2 (3.17%) Mac OS
10 2 (3.17%) OpenBSD
10 2 (3.17%) Ubuntu
10 2 (3.17%) Windows 10
10 2 (3.17%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (3.17%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.59%) CentOS
11 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (47.62%) Continuous Improvement
2 24 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (36.51%) E-Commerce
4 18 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 16 (25.40%) ITIL
6 13 (20.63%) SEO
7 12 (19.05%) ITSM
8 9 (14.29%) Migration
9 8 (12.70%) Analytics
9 8 (12.70%) Application Performance Management
9 8 (12.70%) Performance Management
9 8 (12.70%) Project Management
10 6 (9.52%) High Availability
10 6 (9.52%) Load Balancing
10 6 (9.52%) Server Virtualisation
10 6 (9.52%) Waterfall
11 5 (7.94%) Incident Management
11 5 (7.94%) Mobile Device Management
11 5 (7.94%) Open Source
11 5 (7.94%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.63%) Python
2 8 (12.70%) C++
2 8 (12.70%) Java
3 7 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 7 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 4 (6.35%) Shell Script
4 4 (6.35%) SQL
5 3 (4.76%) Perl
5 3 (4.76%) Ruby
6 1 (1.59%) C
6 1 (1.59%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (26.98%) CCNA
3 15 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (22.22%) MCSE
5 8 (12.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (9.52%) CCNP
7 5 (7.94%) CCA
7 5 (7.94%) CCSA
7 5 (7.94%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (7.94%) JNCIA
7 5 (7.94%) JNCIS
8 3 (4.76%) Degree
9 2 (3.17%) MCSA
10 1 (1.59%) AWS Certification
10 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (38.10%) Active Directory
2 23 (36.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.94%) VMware ESX
4 5 (7.94%) XenApp
4 5 (7.94%) XenDesktop
5 4 (6.35%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (4.76%) Docker
7 2 (3.17%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (3.17%) vCloud
7 2 (3.17%) VMware Server
7 2 (3.17%) XenServer
8 1 (1.59%) VirtualBox
8 1 (1.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (26.98%) Zenoss
2 9 (14.29%) Ansible
3 8 (12.70%) CA Spectrum
3 8 (12.70%) Puppet
4 6 (9.52%) Terraform
4 6 (9.52%) Tivoli
4 6 (9.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 5 (7.94%) ZABBIX
6 4 (6.35%) NetBackup
7 3 (4.76%) SCCM
8 2 (3.17%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (3.17%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (3.17%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (3.17%) WSUS
9 1 (1.59%) Nagios
Vendors
1 35 (55.56%) VMware
2 23 (36.51%) Microsoft
2 23 (36.51%) ServiceNow
3 16 (25.40%) Cisco
4 13 (20.63%) CA
4 13 (20.63%) Clearswift
4 13 (20.63%) LogRhythm
5 12 (19.05%) BMC
6 10 (15.87%) Apple
7 9 (14.29%) Red Hat
8 8 (12.70%) Oracle
9 7 (11.11%) Avaya
9 7 (11.11%) Citrix
9 7 (11.11%) Intel Security
9 7 (11.11%) Veeam
10 6 (9.52%) Dell
10 6 (9.52%) F5
11 5 (7.94%) CheckPoint
11 5 (7.94%) Juniper
11 5 (7.94%) Nortel
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