The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Watford 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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 67 59 64
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 3 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.58% 0.49% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.50% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 3
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £38,400 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -
Infrastructure Engineer
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford 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
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
493 400 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 94.99% 98.28% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 360 304 358
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in Watford

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (75.00%) VMware
4 5 (62.50%) DNS
5 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (50.00%) Cisco
5 4 (50.00%) Citrix
5 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (50.00%) vSphere
6 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (37.50%) XenDesktop
6 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
6 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (37.50%) Firewall
6 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
7 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
7 2 (25.00%) ITIL
7 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (25.00%) DHCP
7 2 (25.00%) Thin Client
7 2 (25.00%) PRINCE
7 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (25.00%) XenApp
7 2 (25.00%) XenServer
7 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (12.50%) Lync
5 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
4 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
4 1 (12.50%) HTTPS
4 1 (12.50%) SSL
4 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (25.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (25.00%) PRINCE
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) VBScript
2 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) MCSA
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCTS
1 1 (12.50%) MCITP
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) vSphere
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
3 3 (37.50%) XenDesktop
4 2 (25.00%) XenApp
4 2 (25.00%) XenServer
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Altiris
4 1 (12.50%) IronPort
4 1 (12.50%) Veeam
4 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
4 1 (12.50%) Sybase
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) NetApp
4 1 (12.50%) Sophos