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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 118 90 109
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +19
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 32 51 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.32% 2.18% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 2.25% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 21 51 22
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
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
2295 2267 1924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.37% 97.05% 95.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1976 1865 1563
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
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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 +10 9 - -
Watford -11 3 £45,000 +24.13%
Welwyn Garden City -2 1 - -
St Albans - 1 £40,000 -
Infrastructure Engineer
East of England

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 80 (91.95%) VMware
2 70 (80.46%) Windows
3 66 (75.86%) Active Directory
4 51 (58.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 45 (51.72%) MS Exchange
5 45 (51.72%) Microsoft
6 44 (50.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 41 (47.13%) Citrix
8 40 (45.98%) Cisco
9 38 (43.68%) Firewall
9 38 (43.68%) VMware Infrastructure
10 32 (36.78%) vSphere
11 29 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
12 26 (29.89%) XenDesktop
12 26 (29.89%) Exchange Server 2007
12 26 (29.89%) VMware ESX
12 26 (29.89%) SQL Server
13 25 (28.74%) DNS
13 25 (28.74%) DHCP
13 25 (28.74%) XenApp
14 21 (24.14%) Clustering
14 21 (24.14%) Sophos
15 20 (22.99%) IIS
15 20 (22.99%) Exchange Server 2003
16 19 (21.84%) Blackberry
17 18 (20.69%) SQL Server 2000
17 18 (20.69%) Symantec
17 18 (20.69%) Norton AntiVirus
17 18 (20.69%) Veritas
17 18 (20.69%) Windows 2000

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 45 (51.72%) MS Exchange
2 29 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (29.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 20 (22.99%) Exchange Server 2003
4 20 (22.99%) IIS
5 9 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.45%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.15%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.15%) Lync
Applications
1 14 (16.09%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.75%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.75%) Office 365
2 3 (3.45%) PaaS
3 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.15%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 38 (43.68%) Firewall
2 25 (28.74%) DHCP
2 25 (28.74%) DNS
3 18 (20.69%) LAN
4 16 (18.39%) WAN
5 15 (17.24%) SAN
6 11 (12.64%) VLAN
7 6 (6.90%) VPN
8 3 (3.45%) NetScaler
8 3 (3.45%) TCP/IP
9 2 (2.30%) Structured Cabling
10 1 (1.15%) Internet
10 1 (1.15%) PBX
10 1 (1.15%) VoIP
10 1 (1.15%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.15%) FTP
10 1 (1.15%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (1.15%) BIG-IP
10 1 (1.15%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.15%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (29.89%) SQL Server
2 18 (20.69%) SQL Server 2000
2 18 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (5.75%) Games
2 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.14%) Clustering
2 19 (21.84%) Blackberry
3 17 (19.54%) Data Centre
4 6 (6.90%) Fat Client
4 6 (6.90%) Thin Client
5 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.45%) Replication
5 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.15%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 70 (80.46%) Windows
2 51 (58.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 44 (50.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (20.69%) Windows 2000
5 6 (6.90%) Linux
6 4 (4.60%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.45%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.30%) UNIX
9 1 (1.15%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (9.20%) Change Management
1 8 (9.20%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (6.90%) Incident Management
2 6 (6.90%) Capacity Management
2 6 (6.90%) SIEM
3 5 (5.75%) Server Building
3 5 (5.75%) Mentoring
3 5 (5.75%) Software Deployment
3 5 (5.75%) ITIL
4 3 (3.45%) PRINCE2
4 3 (3.45%) Migration
4 3 (3.45%) Information Security
4 3 (3.45%) Network Design
4 3 (3.45%) Logistics
4 3 (3.45%) Coaching
4 3 (3.45%) Software Licensing
5 2 (2.30%) Database Mirroring
5 2 (2.30%) Project Management
5 2 (2.30%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (1.15%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.45%) SQL
1 3 (3.45%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.30%) VBScript
2 2 (2.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (16.09%) CCNA
1 14 (16.09%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (9.20%) MCSE
4 7 (8.05%) MCP
4 7 (8.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (8.05%) MCITP
5 6 (6.90%) MCSA
6 3 (3.45%) CCNP
7 1 (1.15%) Degree
7 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) SLA
2 2 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 66 (75.86%) Active Directory
2 38 (43.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (36.78%) vSphere
4 26 (29.89%) XenDesktop
4 26 (29.89%) VMware ESX
5 25 (28.74%) XenApp
6 18 (20.69%) vCloud
7 7 (8.05%) Terminal Services
8 3 (3.45%) Hyper-V
8 3 (3.45%) VirtualBox
9 2 (2.30%) VMware Server
9 2 (2.30%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.15%) Xen
10 1 (1.15%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 18 (20.69%) Norton AntiVirus
1 18 (20.69%) NetBackup
1 18 (20.69%) Backup Exec
2 5 (5.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 80 (91.95%) VMware
2 45 (51.72%) Microsoft
3 41 (47.13%) Citrix
4 40 (45.98%) Cisco
5 21 (24.14%) Sophos
6 18 (20.69%) Symantec
6 18 (20.69%) Veritas
7 12 (13.79%) HP
8 6 (6.90%) Fortinet
9 4 (4.60%) NetApp
9 4 (4.60%) CheckPoint
10 3 (3.45%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.45%) ProCurve
10 3 (3.45%) SolarWinds
11 2 (2.30%) 3PAR
11 2 (2.30%) Veeam
11 2 (2.30%) IronPort
11 2 (2.30%) Dell
12 1 (1.15%) CommVault
12 1 (1.15%) Oracle