Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £38,750 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 6 months to 23 July 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
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 81 87
Rank change year-on-year +33 +6 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 105 76 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 4.90% 2.83% 2.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.04% 2.89% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 102 60 63
Wales median annual salary £38,750 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% -4.11% +10.61%
10th Percentile £26,750 £21,225 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,946 £47,625 £47,000
UK median annual salary £44,000 £43,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +1.15% +6.10% +2.50%

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 2082 2632 2684
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 97.11% 97.92% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1788 2232 2241
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £23,425 £22,500 £23,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £52,750 £55,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

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 6 months to 23 July 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 6 months to 23 July 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
West Wales - 60 £49,039 - 2
South Wales -2 45 £32,500 -7.14% 5
Infrastructure Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 62 (59.05%) Windows
2 57 (54.29%) VMware
3 45 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 44 (41.90%) Amazon AWS
5 43 (40.95%) Linux
6 42 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 40 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
7 40 (38.10%) Windows Server
8 39 (37.14%) Active Directory
9 36 (34.29%) Service Delivery
10 35 (33.33%) ITIL
10 35 (33.33%) Office 365
11 34 (32.38%) Jenkins
11 34 (32.38%) Ansible
12 33 (31.43%) Puppet
13 31 (29.52%) Hyper-V
13 31 (29.52%) Server Virtualisation
14 29 (27.62%) Windows Server 2012
15 28 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
16 26 (24.76%) SEO
16 26 (24.76%) E-Commerce
16 26 (24.76%) MS Exchange
17 25 (23.81%) Unix
17 25 (23.81%) Cisco
17 25 (23.81%) Firewall
17 25 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
18 24 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
19 22 (20.95%) ServiceNow
20 21 (20.00%) SAN
21 19 (18.10%) Microsoft Certification

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 26 (24.76%) MS Exchange
2 15 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (10.48%) IIS
5 8 (7.62%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.90%) Apache
7 2 (1.90%) JBoss
7 2 (1.90%) nginx
7 2 (1.90%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.90%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.90%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.95%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.95%) Confluence
8 1 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.95%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 44 (41.90%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (33.33%) Office 365
4 6 (5.71%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (4.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (3.81%) Mimecast
7 3 (2.86%) IaaS
7 3 (2.86%) PaaS
7 3 (2.86%) SaaS
8 1 (0.95%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 25 (23.81%) Firewall
2 21 (20.00%) SAN
3 16 (15.24%) DNS
4 9 (8.57%) DHCP
5 8 (7.62%) GSM
6 5 (4.76%) LAN
6 5 (4.76%) VPN
6 5 (4.76%) WAN
7 4 (3.81%) VLAN
7 4 (3.81%) VoIP
7 4 (3.81%) Wireless
8 3 (2.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (2.86%) iSCSI
8 3 (2.86%) Junos
8 3 (2.86%) NetScaler
8 3 (2.86%) SNMP
9 2 (1.90%) ADSL
9 2 (1.90%) Internet
9 2 (1.90%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.62%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 5 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (1.90%) GIS
4 1 (0.95%) Couchbase
4 1 (0.95%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.95%) Ingres
4 1 (0.95%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (0.95%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 34 (32.38%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.86%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.90%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.95%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.95%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.95%) JIRA
4 1 (0.95%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (0.95%) Advertising
1 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.81%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (1.90%) Web Services
3 1 (0.95%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.81%) Clustering
2 4 (3.81%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.81%) Fat Client
2 4 (3.81%) Thin Client
3 3 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (1.90%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (1.90%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.95%) AS400
5 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.95%) iSeries
5 1 (0.95%) PKI
5 1 (0.95%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 62 (59.05%) Windows
2 43 (40.95%) Linux
3 40 (38.10%) Windows Server
4 29 (27.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (23.81%) Unix
6 24 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (11.43%) Windows 7
9 10 (9.52%) Windows 8
10 7 (6.67%) Windows 10
11 6 (5.71%) Mac OS X
11 6 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (4.76%) AIX
13 4 (3.81%) HPUX
14 2 (1.90%) CentOS
14 2 (1.90%) Mac OS
14 2 (1.90%) OpenBSD
14 2 (1.90%) Ubuntu
14 2 (1.90%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (1.90%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (34.29%) Service Delivery
2 35 (33.33%) ITIL
3 31 (29.52%) Server Virtualisation
4 28 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 26 (24.76%) E-Commerce
5 26 (24.76%) SEO
6 25 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (18.10%) Business Transformation
8 14 (13.33%) Project Management
9 13 (12.38%) ITSM
10 11 (10.48%) Application Performance Management
10 11 (10.48%) Performance Management
11 9 (8.57%) Migration
12 8 (7.62%) Analytics
13 7 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (6.67%) Problem Management
14 6 (5.71%) Business Continuity
14 6 (5.71%) Capacity Management
14 6 (5.71%) High Availability
14 6 (5.71%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 11 (10.48%) SQL
3 10 (9.52%) Python
4 8 (7.62%) C++
4 8 (7.62%) Java
5 4 (3.81%) Bash Shell
5 4 (3.81%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.95%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (18.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (15.24%) CCNA
2 16 (15.24%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (13.33%) MCSE
4 8 (7.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (4.76%) CCA
5 5 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (4.76%) MCSA
6 4 (3.81%) CCNP
6 4 (3.81%) Degree
7 3 (2.86%) CCSA
7 3 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (2.86%) JNCIA
7 3 (2.86%) JNCIS
8 2 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.90%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.90%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.95%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.95%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.71%) SLA
2 4 (3.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 40 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (37.14%) Active Directory
3 31 (29.52%) Hyper-V
4 14 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (10.48%) XenApp
5 11 (10.48%) XenDesktop
6 6 (5.71%) VirtualBox
7 3 (2.86%) Docker
7 3 (2.86%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.90%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.90%) vCloud
8 2 (1.90%) VMware Server
8 2 (1.90%) vSphere
9 1 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 34 (32.38%) Ansible
2 33 (31.43%) Puppet
3 13 (12.38%) Tivoli
3 13 (12.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 12 (11.43%) SCCM
5 11 (10.48%) Terraform
6 8 (7.62%) CA Spectrum
7 5 (4.76%) ZABBIX
8 4 (3.81%) NetBackup
8 4 (3.81%) SCOM
8 4 (3.81%) SCOrch
8 4 (3.81%) SCSM
9 2 (1.90%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (1.90%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (1.90%) WSUS
10 1 (0.95%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.95%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.95%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 57 (54.29%) VMware
2 45 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 25 (23.81%) Cisco
4 22 (20.95%) ServiceNow
5 13 (12.38%) Citrix
6 12 (11.43%) BMC
7 11 (10.48%) CA
7 11 (10.48%) Clearswift
7 11 (10.48%) HP
7 11 (10.48%) LogRhythm
8 10 (9.52%) Avaya
8 10 (9.52%) Nortel
9 8 (7.62%) Apple
9 8 (7.62%) Red Hat
9 8 (7.62%) Veeam
10 7 (6.67%) Dell
11 5 (4.76%) IBM
11 5 (4.76%) McAfee
12 4 (3.81%) Oracle
12 4 (3.81%) Veritas
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