Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Infrastructure Engineer was £49,039 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 146 136
Rank change year-on-year +45 -10 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Engineer 36 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.73% 0.42% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 0.43% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 34 11 20
Wales median annual salary £49,039 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% +16.88% +8.45%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £54,844 £48,750 £40,250
UK median annual salary £48,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.00% +11.11% -

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 2024 2555 2692
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.45% 96.60% 98.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1753 2208 2272
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,184
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +6.58% +0.53%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,500 £22,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £52,500
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +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
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer in Wales over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 24 November 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 - 33 £49,039 -
South Wales +23 3 £52,500 +16.67%
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Senior 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 Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 27 (75.00%) Linux
2 26 (72.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (72.22%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (61.11%) Service Delivery
3 22 (61.11%) SEO
3 22 (61.11%) Puppet
3 22 (61.11%) Business Transformation
3 22 (61.11%) Jenkins
3 22 (61.11%) Ansible
3 22 (61.11%) Server Virtualisation
4 14 (38.89%) Windows
4 14 (38.89%) VMware
5 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 11 (30.56%) DHCP
6 11 (30.56%) DNS
6 11 (30.56%) Active Directory
6 11 (30.56%) Windows Server
7 10 (27.78%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (25.00%) Capacity Management
8 9 (25.00%) IIS
8 9 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (25.00%) Incident Management
8 9 (25.00%) Problem Management
9 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (22.22%) Hyper-V
9 8 (22.22%) Migration
9 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (19.44%) Project Management
10 7 (19.44%) MCSA
10 7 (19.44%) Citrix

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 9 (25.00%) IIS
2 5 (13.89%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 26 (72.22%) Amazon AWS
1 26 (72.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (19.44%) Mimecast
3 6 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (30.56%) DHCP
1 11 (30.56%) DNS
2 6 (16.67%) Firewall
3 4 (11.11%) SAN
4 3 (8.33%) NetScaler
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (5.56%) IP Telephony
5 2 (5.56%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (61.11%) Jenkins
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Data Centre
1 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
2 5 (13.89%) Fat Client
2 5 (13.89%) Thin Client
3 2 (5.56%) Clustering
3 2 (5.56%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (5.56%) Replication
4 1 (2.78%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 27 (75.00%) Linux
2 14 (38.89%) Windows
3 11 (30.56%) Windows Server
4 4 (11.11%) CentOS
4 4 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.56%) Windows 10
6 2 (5.56%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) Business Transformation
1 22 (61.11%) SEO
1 22 (61.11%) Server Virtualisation
1 22 (61.11%) Service Delivery
2 9 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 9 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 9 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 8 (22.22%) Migration
4 7 (19.44%) Business Continuity
4 7 (19.44%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 7 (19.44%) Project Management
5 6 (16.67%) ITIL
6 5 (13.89%) Application Performance Management
6 5 (13.89%) Email Management
6 5 (13.89%) IT Strategy
6 5 (13.89%) Performance Management
6 5 (13.89%) Service Management
6 5 (13.89%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (8.33%) Email Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (19.44%) MCSA
3 1 (2.78%) CCNA
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.78%) MCSE
3 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (30.56%) Active Directory
2 10 (27.78%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (13.89%) XenApp
4 5 (13.89%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (61.11%) Ansible
1 22 (61.11%) Puppet
2 5 (13.89%) SCCM
2 5 (13.89%) SCOM
2 5 (13.89%) SCOrch
2 5 (13.89%) SCSM
3 2 (5.56%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) VMware
2 12 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (19.44%) Citrix
4 5 (13.89%) AppDynamics
5 4 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 3 (8.33%) HP
7 2 (5.56%) Avaya
7 2 (5.56%) Cisco
7 2 (5.56%) Clearswift
7 2 (5.56%) F5
8 1 (2.78%) 3PAR