Infrastructure Engineer Jobs in Wales

Infrastructure Engineer
UK > Wales

The median Infrastructure Engineer salary in Wales is £42,500 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 27 February 2024.

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

6 months to
27 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 78 119 83
Rank change year-on-year +41 -36 -32
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 40 11 62
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 2.49% 0.68% 3.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.57% 0.75% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 34 5 59
10th Percentile £37,101 £36,750 £36,250
25th Percentile £37,200 £37,500 £36,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £38,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +11.84% -20.00% +35.71%
75th Percentile £48,758 £42,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £45,143 £53,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,125 £50,000
% change year-on-year -0.25% +0.25% +11.11%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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.

Permanent vacancies in Wales with a recognized job title 1,555 1,462 1,770
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 96.95% 90.58% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1,038 823 1,130
10th Percentile £26,500 £28,738 £28,450
25th Percentile £32,750 £36,250 £35,763
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - - +3.45%
75th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £73,750 £72,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% - +9.09%

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Wales

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Wales.

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Wales

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Wales over the 6 months to 27 February 2024.

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 27 February 2024. 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
Jobs
South Wales +19 32 £41,067 +8.07% 11
North Wales - 6 £42,500 -
West Wales - 1 - -
Infrastructure Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2024, Infrastructure Engineer job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wales region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 38 (95.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 19 (47.50%) VMware
3 18 (45.00%) Linux
4 17 (42.50%) AWS
5 16 (40.00%) SAN
6 15 (37.50%) Social Skills
6 15 (37.50%) Ansible
7 14 (35.00%) Windows
8 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
9 11 (27.50%) Active Directory
9 11 (27.50%) Azure
9 11 (27.50%) Windows Server
10 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Exchange
11 9 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (22.50%) PowerShell
11 9 (22.50%) Terraform
11 9 (22.50%) Hyper-V
12 8 (20.00%) Data Centre
12 8 (20.00%) Proactive Monitoring
12 8 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
12 8 (20.00%) Migration
12 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
13 7 (17.50%) CMDB
13 7 (17.50%) Project Management
13 7 (17.50%) Change Management
13 7 (17.50%) Slack
13 7 (17.50%) Virtual Machines
13 7 (17.50%) Problem-Solving
13 7 (17.50%) Line Management
13 7 (17.50%) Root Cause Analysis

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Exchange
2 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (7.50%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.50%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 17 (42.50%) AWS
2 11 (27.50%) Azure
3 8 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (17.50%) Slack
5 5 (12.50%) Microsoft 365
6 3 (7.50%) OpenShift
7 1 (2.50%) Cloudflare
7 1 (2.50%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 16 (40.00%) SAN
2 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (15.00%) HTTP
4 4 (10.00%) DHCP
4 4 (10.00%) DNS
4 4 (10.00%) Firewall
5 3 (7.50%) LAN
5 3 (7.50%) NAS
5 3 (7.50%) VPN
5 3 (7.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.50%) Redis
General
1 15 (37.50%) Social Skills
2 5 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 4 (10.00%) Law
4 3 (7.50%) Aerospace
5 2 (5.00%) Finance
5 2 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (17.50%) CMDB
3 4 (10.00%) iPad
4 3 (7.50%) FMCG
5 2 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.50%) Clustering
6 1 (2.50%) Culture of Ownership
Operating Systems
1 18 (45.00%) Linux
2 14 (35.00%) Windows
3 11 (27.50%) Windows Server
4 4 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.50%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2019
6 2 (5.00%) Ubuntu
6 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (2.50%) CentOS
7 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (95.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (20.00%) Migration
2 8 (20.00%) Proactive Monitoring
3 7 (17.50%) Change Management
3 7 (17.50%) Line Management
3 7 (17.50%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (17.50%) Project Management
3 7 (17.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (12.50%) IT Strategy
5 4 (10.00%) Agile
5 4 (10.00%) Business Continuity
5 4 (10.00%) Network Architecture
5 4 (10.00%) Systems Engineering
6 3 (7.50%) Actionable Insight
6 3 (7.50%) Collaborative Working
6 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
6 3 (7.50%) Storage Management
7 2 (5.00%) Cost Optimisation
7 2 (5.00%) Customer-Centricity
7 2 (5.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 9 (22.50%) PowerShell
2 5 (12.50%) Bash
3 4 (10.00%) Python
4 3 (7.50%) Java
5 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
1 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.50%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (27.50%) Active Directory
2 9 (22.50%) Hyper-V
2 9 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (17.50%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (12.50%) Docker
5 4 (10.00%) Firmware
6 3 (7.50%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (37.50%) Ansible
2 9 (22.50%) Terraform
3 4 (10.00%) Kubernetes
3 4 (10.00%) Puppet
4 2 (5.00%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 19 (47.50%) VMware
2 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.50%) Citrix
3 5 (12.50%) Veeam
4 4 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.00%) Cisco
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle
6 1 (2.50%) Dell
6 1 (2.50%) HP
6 1 (2.50%) IBM
6 1 (2.50%) Meraki