Period
to 18 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Infrastructure Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

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

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
UK > Wales
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 124 122
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Engineer 15 18 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.80% 0.88% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.91% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 23
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -9.09%
10th Percentile £35,250 £31,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £51,750 £54,844 £50,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £47,868 £49,000
% change year-on-year +9.68% -2.31% +8.89%

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 1,797 1,978 2,625
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.25% 96.77% 98.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,490 1,667 2,228
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £24,838 £23,075 £21,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £53,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Infrastructure Engineer in Wales

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Senior Infrastructure Engineer in Wales

Senior 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 Senior Infrastructure Engineer within the Wales region over the 6 months to 18 June 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 +14 9 £42,500 +30.77% 4
West Wales +4 6 £49,269 +0.47% 1
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, Senior Infrastructure 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 Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 10 (66.67%) ITIL
3 10 (66.67%) DHCP
3 10 (66.67%) DNS
3 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 9 (60.00%) HP
4 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (60.00%) MCSA
4 9 (60.00%) Problem Management
4 9 (60.00%) SCOM
4 9 (60.00%) Office 365
5 8 (53.33%) SCOrch
5 8 (53.33%) VMware
6 7 (46.67%) Citrix
6 7 (46.67%) WAN
6 7 (46.67%) LAN
7 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (33.33%) Patch Management
8 5 (33.33%) Replication
8 5 (33.33%) PKI
8 5 (33.33%) Degree

Senior 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 4 (26.67%) IIS
1 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (60.00%) Office 365
3 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (26.67%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) DHCP
1 10 (66.67%) DNS
2 7 (46.67%) LAN
2 7 (46.67%) WAN
3 5 (33.33%) SAN
4 4 (26.67%) Firewall
5 2 (13.33%) VoIP
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (6.67%) NetScaler
6 1 (6.67%) RTP
6 1 (6.67%) SMS
6 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (33.33%) Automotive
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Clustering
1 5 (33.33%) PKI
1 5 (33.33%) Replication
2 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (20.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (20.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (33.33%) Linux
5 1 (6.67%) CentOS
5 1 (6.67%) SUSE
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) ITIL
2 9 (60.00%) Problem Management
3 5 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 5 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (26.67%) Capacity Management
4 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
4 4 (26.67%) Migration
5 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 3 (20.00%) IT Strategy
5 3 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (20.00%) Service Management
5 3 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (13.33%) DevOps
7 1 (6.67%) Business Transformation
7 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) MCSA
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 10 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (26.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (6.67%) Docker
5 1 (6.67%) KVM
5 1 (6.67%) Xen
5 1 (6.67%) XenApp
5 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (60.00%) SCOM
2 8 (53.33%) SCOrch
3 4 (26.67%) SCCM
4 3 (20.00%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (20.00%) SCSM
5 2 (13.33%) Ansible
6 1 (6.67%) Kubernetes
6 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
6 1 (6.67%) Puppet
6 1 (6.67%) Salt
6 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) HP
2 8 (53.33%) VMware
3 7 (46.67%) Citrix
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco
6 1 (6.67%) Apple
6 1 (6.67%) Brocade
6 1 (6.67%) Dell
6 1 (6.67%) F5
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle
6 1 (6.67%) Red Hat