Period
to 16 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Support Engineer was £33,300 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

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

Infrastructure Support Engineer
UK > Wales
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 128 135
Rank change year-on-year -7 +7 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Engineer 2 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.099% 0.36% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.37% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 6
Wales median annual salary £33,300 £27,500 £25,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.09% +8.91% -2.88%
10th Percentile £30,230 £23,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £36,450 £40,750 £26,375
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +8.57%

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.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Wales
Permanent vacancies in Wales with a recognized job title 1,963 1,914 2,536
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.99% 97.55% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1,619 1,661 2,177
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £24,250 £23,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Support Engineer in Wales

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Support Engineer in Wales

Infrastructure Support 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 Support Engineer within the Wales region over the 6 months to 16 October 2018. 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
South Wales -10 2 £33,300 +21.09%
Infrastructure Support Engineer
UK

Infrastructure Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, Infrastructure Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills 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 Support Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco

Infrastructure Support 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) VMware