Period
to 18 October 2018

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

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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 15 -
Rank change year-on-year -14 - +20
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 21 63 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 7.64% 16.94% -
As % of the Job Titles category 7.84% 17.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 61 0
West Wales median annual salary £42,500 £49,039 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% - -
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year -1.23% +9.46% +1.37%

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 268 363 172
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.45% 97.58% 98.29%
Number of salaries quoted 247 346 166
West Wales median annual salary £39,301 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.75% +6.67% +22.95%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £56,000 £57,946 £48,125
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%

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 18 October 2018.

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 18 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
Swansea -15 19 £47,500 -3.14% 3
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 18 October 2018, 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 21 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 15 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (52.38%) Linux
6 10 (47.62%) E-Commerce
6 10 (47.62%) Windows
6 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
6 10 (47.62%) Service Delivery
6 10 (47.62%) ServiceNow
7 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
7 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (42.86%) VMware
7 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
8 8 (38.10%) ITIL
8 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
9 7 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (33.33%) DHCP
9 7 (33.33%) HP
9 7 (33.33%) DNS
9 7 (33.33%) Citrix
9 7 (33.33%) Clustering
9 7 (33.33%) Replication
9 7 (33.33%) SCCM
9 7 (33.33%) SCOM
9 7 (33.33%) Project Management
9 7 (33.33%) Firewall
10 6 (28.57%) Migration
10 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification

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 6 (28.57%) IIS
1 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (28.57%) Office 365
4 5 (23.81%) Mimecast
5 2 (9.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) DHCP
1 7 (33.33%) DNS
1 7 (33.33%) Firewall
2 5 (23.81%) SAN
3 3 (14.29%) BGP
3 3 (14.29%) MPLS
3 3 (14.29%) OSPF
3 3 (14.29%) RIP
3 3 (14.29%) WAN
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (9.52%) NetScaler
5 1 (4.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
2 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (4.76%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Clustering
1 7 (33.33%) Replication
2 5 (23.81%) Fat Client
2 5 (23.81%) Thin Client
3 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
3 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
4 3 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Linux
2 10 (47.62%) Windows
3 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (9.52%) AIX
5 2 (9.52%) HPUX
5 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (9.52%) Unix
5 2 (9.52%) Windows 10
5 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.76%) Android
6 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (47.62%) E-Commerce
3 10 (47.62%) Service Delivery
4 8 (38.10%) ITIL
5 7 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (33.33%) Project Management
6 6 (28.57%) Capacity Management
6 6 (28.57%) Migration
6 6 (28.57%) Server Virtualisation
7 5 (23.81%) Incident Management
7 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 5 (23.81%) Problem Management
8 4 (19.05%) Business Continuity
8 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (19.05%) IT Strategy
8 4 (19.05%) ITSM
8 4 (19.05%) Load Balancing
8 4 (19.05%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
2 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (19.05%) MCSA
3 2 (9.52%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 5 (23.81%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (9.52%) VMware Server
4 2 (9.52%) XenApp
4 2 (9.52%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) SCCM
1 7 (33.33%) SCOM
2 6 (28.57%) Ansible
2 6 (28.57%) Puppet
3 5 (23.81%) SCOrch
4 4 (19.05%) HP Data Protector
4 4 (19.05%) SCSM
5 2 (9.52%) Terraform
5 2 (9.52%) Tivoli
5 2 (9.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (4.76%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
1 10 (47.62%) ServiceNow
2 9 (42.86%) VMware
3 7 (33.33%) Citrix
3 7 (33.33%) HP
4 6 (28.57%) Cisco
5 5 (23.81%) F5
6 4 (19.05%) Actifio
6 4 (19.05%) Clearswift
6 4 (19.05%) McAfee
7 3 (14.29%) Avaya
7 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
7 3 (14.29%) Juniper
7 3 (14.29%) LogRhythm
7 3 (14.29%) Nortel
8 2 (9.52%) BMC
8 2 (9.52%) IBM
8 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
9 1 (4.76%) Apple