The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Infrastructure Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 107 94 116
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 50 51 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.08% 2.06% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.18% 2.15% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 26 50 19
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% -17.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,900 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
Infrastructure Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2297 2372 1998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.39% 95.88% 94.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1916 1982 1587
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead +8 15 £27,500 -57.69%
Watford -6 4 £40,000 +10.34%
St Albans - 3 £27,500 -
Welwyn Garden City -8 1 - -
Hitchin - 1 £22,000 -
Infrastructure Engineer
East of England

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Infrastructure Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Engineer in their job title.

1 92 (90.20%) VMware
2 87 (85.29%) Windows
3 79 (77.45%) Active Directory
4 67 (65.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 57 (55.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 55 (53.92%) Microsoft
7 53 (51.96%) MS Exchange
7 53 (51.96%) Citrix
8 46 (45.10%) Firewall
9 44 (43.14%) Cisco
10 42 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
11 38 (37.25%) Exchange Server 2010
12 37 (36.27%) vSphere
13 34 (33.33%) SQL Server
14 33 (32.35%) XenDesktop
14 33 (32.35%) VMware ESX
15 32 (31.37%) Exchange Server 2007
15 32 (31.37%) XenApp
16 31 (30.39%) DNS
16 31 (30.39%) DHCP
17 26 (25.49%) Sophos
17 26 (25.49%) SQL Server 2008
17 26 (25.49%) Clustering
18 25 (24.51%) Exchange Server 2003
18 25 (24.51%) IIS
19 24 (23.53%) Blackberry
20 23 (22.55%) SQL Server 2000
20 23 (22.55%) Symantec
20 23 (22.55%) Norton AntiVirus
20 23 (22.55%) Veritas

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Infrastructure Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 53 (51.96%) MS Exchange
2 38 (37.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (31.37%) Exchange Server 2007
4 25 (24.51%) Exchange Server 2003
4 25 (24.51%) IIS
5 12 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (5.88%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.98%) Documentum
7 1 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.98%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.98%) Lync
Applications
1 17 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.88%) Office 365
2 3 (2.94%) PaaS
3 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.98%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 46 (45.10%) Firewall
2 31 (30.39%) DHCP
2 31 (30.39%) DNS
3 19 (18.63%) SAN
4 18 (17.65%) LAN
5 15 (14.71%) WAN
6 12 (11.76%) VLAN
7 6 (5.88%) VPN
8 5 (4.90%) NetScaler
9 4 (3.92%) TCP/IP
10 3 (2.94%) Structured Cabling
11 2 (1.96%) iSCSI
12 1 (0.98%) NAS
12 1 (0.98%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (0.98%) Cisco Nexus
12 1 (0.98%) Wireless
12 1 (0.98%) BIG-IP
12 1 (0.98%) PBX
12 1 (0.98%) VoIP
12 1 (0.98%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 26 (25.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (22.55%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (4.90%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (4.90%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 26 (25.49%) Clustering
2 24 (23.53%) Blackberry
3 17 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 6 (5.88%) Fat Client
4 6 (5.88%) Thin Client
5 4 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.94%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.94%) Replication
7 1 (0.98%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 87 (85.29%) Windows
2 67 (65.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 57 (55.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (22.55%) Windows 2000
5 12 (11.76%) Linux
6 7 (6.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (4.90%) UNIX
7 5 (4.90%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.98%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.98%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (6.86%) ITIL
2 6 (5.88%) Change Management
2 6 (5.88%) Incident Management
2 6 (5.88%) SIEM
2 6 (5.88%) Capacity Management
3 5 (4.90%) Mentoring
3 5 (4.90%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (3.92%) Migration
5 3 (2.94%) Information Security
5 3 (2.94%) PRINCE2
5 3 (2.94%) Network Design
5 3 (2.94%) Logistics
5 3 (2.94%) Network Architecture
5 3 (2.94%) Coaching
5 3 (2.94%) Software Licensing
5 3 (2.94%) Software Deployment
5 3 (2.94%) Server Building
6 2 (1.96%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (1.96%) Database Mirroring
6 2 (1.96%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.86%) PowerShell
2 6 (5.88%) SQL
3 2 (1.96%) VBScript
3 2 (1.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (13.73%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (13.73%) MCSE
3 13 (12.75%) MCSA
3 13 (12.75%) CCNA
3 13 (12.75%) MCITP
4 10 (9.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (7.84%) MCP
6 4 (3.92%) CCNP
7 1 (0.98%) CCA
7 1 (0.98%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.98%) Degree
7 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.98%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.94%) SLA
2 1 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 79 (77.45%) Active Directory
2 42 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (36.27%) vSphere
4 33 (32.35%) XenDesktop
4 33 (32.35%) VMware ESX
5 32 (31.37%) XenApp
6 23 (22.55%) vCloud
7 7 (6.86%) Terminal Services
8 6 (5.88%) Hyper-V
9 3 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (2.94%) VirtualBox
10 2 (1.96%) VMware Server
10 2 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.98%) Xen
11 1 (0.98%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 23 (22.55%) Norton AntiVirus
1 23 (22.55%) NetBackup
1 23 (22.55%) Backup Exec
2 8 (7.84%) SCCM
3 3 (2.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 92 (90.20%) VMware
2 55 (53.92%) Microsoft
3 53 (51.96%) Citrix
4 44 (43.14%) Cisco
5 26 (25.49%) Sophos
6 23 (22.55%) Symantec
6 23 (22.55%) Veritas
7 17 (16.67%) HP
8 6 (5.88%) NetApp
8 6 (5.88%) Fortinet
9 4 (3.92%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.94%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.94%) Dell
10 3 (2.94%) Oracle
10 3 (2.94%) ProCurve
10 3 (2.94%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.96%) 3PAR
11 2 (1.96%) Veeam
11 2 (1.96%) IronPort
12 1 (0.98%) Fujitsu