Period
to 20 January 2019

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Wales during the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

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

Infrastructure Engineer
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 32 18 50
Rank change year-on-year -14 +32 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 11 28 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 4.98% 11.11% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.29% 11.34% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 10 28 1
West Wales median annual salary £35,000 £49,039 £40,210
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.63% +21.96% +28.67%
10th Percentile £15,000 £42,638 £38,819
90th Percentile £75,649 £57,946 £41,600
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +16.92% -10.34%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West 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
West Wales
Permanent vacancies in West Wales with a recognized job title 208 247 189
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.12% 98.02% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 181 227 175
West Wales median annual salary £37,367 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.58% +6.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,000 £21,700
90th Percentile £75,649 £54,844 £56,750
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in West Wales

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in West Wales

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in West Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in West Wales over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in West Wales

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in West 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 West Wales region over the 6 months to 20 January 2019. 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
Swansea -14 9 £35,750 -27.10% 1
Pembrokeshire - 2 £35,000 -
Infrastructure Engineer
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 West Wales region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) SLA
3 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (63.64%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (63.64%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (63.64%) Business Transformation
3 7 (63.64%) DevOps
3 7 (63.64%) Continuous Deployment
3 7 (63.64%) Customer Requirements
3 7 (63.64%) Immutable Infrastructure
3 7 (63.64%) Deployment Automation
4 4 (36.36%) Windows
5 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
5 3 (27.27%) VMware
5 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
5 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (18.18%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco
6 2 (18.18%) Firewall
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (18.18%) MCP

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (63.64%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
1 1 (9.09%) Replication
1 1 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Business Transformation
2 7 (63.64%) Continuous Deployment
2 7 (63.64%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (63.64%) Customer Requirements
2 7 (63.64%) Deployment Automation
2 7 (63.64%) DevOps
2 7 (63.64%) Immutable Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (9.09%) Antivirus Management
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
4 1 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) MCP
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Server
2 1 (9.09%) vSphere
2 1 (9.09%) XenApp
2 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
1 1 (9.09%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Clearswift
4 1 (9.09%) F5
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Sophos