Period
to 13 December 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

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

Infrastructure Engineer
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 119 166
Rank change year-on-year -1 +47 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 83 107 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.15% 2.40% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.21% 2.49% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 69 96 48
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +2.56% +14.71%
10th Percentile £33,300 £36,250 £34,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £71,250 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +8.43% -7.78%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 3,756 4,302 4,341
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.13% 96.61% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2,904 3,648 3,634
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.38% -1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +2.27%

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer 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 in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Hertfordshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Hertfordshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 13 December 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
Hatfield +26 18 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Hemel Hempstead +18 7 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Watford -27 7 £42,500 -5.56% 3
Waltham Cross - 6 £52,500 - 1
Bishop's Stortford - 5 £32,500 -
Welwyn Garden City -18 3 £38,132 -
Stevenage +8 2 £40,000 - 1
St Albans -6 1 £45,000 +16.13% 1
Letchworth - 1 £28,500 -
Sawbridgeworth - 1 £55,000 -
Tring - 1 £37,500 -
Infrastructure Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 75 (90.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 58 (69.88%) Windows
3 51 (61.45%) VMware
4 46 (55.42%) Windows Server
5 39 (46.99%) Active Directory
6 37 (44.58%) VMware Infrastructure
7 36 (43.37%) Firewall
8 32 (38.55%) ITIL
8 32 (38.55%) PowerShell
9 27 (32.53%) Microsoft
10 25 (30.12%) SQL Server
11 22 (26.51%) Linux
11 22 (26.51%) DevOps
12 20 (24.10%) Bash Shell
12 20 (24.10%) Office 365
13 18 (21.69%) Microsoft Azure
14 17 (20.48%) Amazon AWS
14 17 (20.48%) VPN
15 16 (19.28%) TCP/IP
15 16 (19.28%) Cisco
15 16 (19.28%) Dell
15 16 (19.28%) Ansible
15 16 (19.28%) Docker
15 16 (19.28%) Hybrid Cloud
16 15 (18.07%) Citrix
16 15 (18.07%) DNS
16 15 (18.07%) Backup Exec
17 14 (16.87%) Load Balancing
17 14 (16.87%) DHCP
17 14 (16.87%) Sophos

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 9 (10.84%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.82%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.41%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.41%) IIS
4 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.82%) C-CURE
Cloud Services
1 20 (24.10%) Office 365
2 18 (21.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (20.48%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (10.84%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (8.43%) Mimecast
6 2 (2.41%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (2.41%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (43.37%) Firewall
2 17 (20.48%) VPN
3 16 (19.28%) TCP/IP
4 15 (18.07%) DNS
5 14 (16.87%) DHCP
6 13 (15.66%) VLAN
7 12 (14.46%) LAN
7 12 (14.46%) WAN
8 10 (12.05%) SAN
9 9 (10.84%) iSCSI
9 9 (10.84%) Wireless
10 7 (8.43%) Remote Desktop
11 5 (6.02%) Structured Cabling
12 4 (4.82%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (4.82%) PBX
12 4 (4.82%) Skype
13 2 (2.41%) Network Security
13 2 (2.41%) VoIP
14 1 (1.20%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (30.12%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.82%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.41%) BigQuery
4 2 (2.41%) MySQL
5 1 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
General
1 3 (3.61%) Finance
2 2 (2.41%) Back Office
2 2 (2.41%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.41%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (2.41%) Sensu
2 1 (1.20%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.28%) Hybrid Cloud
2 14 (16.87%) Data Centre
2 14 (16.87%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (13.25%) Management Information System
4 6 (7.23%) Public Cloud
5 4 (4.82%) CCTV
5 4 (4.82%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.41%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.41%) BYOD
6 2 (2.41%) Handset
6 2 (2.41%) Replication
6 2 (2.41%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.20%) Clustering
7 1 (1.20%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 58 (69.88%) Windows
2 46 (55.42%) Windows Server
3 22 (26.51%) Linux
4 11 (13.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (13.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (10.84%) Windows 8
5 9 (10.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (8.43%) Windows 10
7 6 (7.23%) Apple iOS
7 6 (7.23%) Windows 7
8 4 (4.82%) Unix
9 2 (2.41%) Android
9 2 (2.41%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (90.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 32 (38.55%) ITIL
3 22 (26.51%) DevOps
4 14 (16.87%) Load Balancing
5 13 (15.66%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (15.66%) Cybersecurity
6 11 (13.25%) Change Management
6 11 (13.25%) Mentoring
7 8 (9.64%) Data Loss Prevention
7 8 (9.64%) DRM
7 8 (9.64%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 8 (9.64%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (9.64%) Security Architecture
7 8 (9.64%) SIEM
7 8 (9.64%) Vulnerability Management
7 8 (9.64%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 7 (8.43%) E-Commerce
8 7 (8.43%) Project Management
9 6 (7.23%) ITIL V3
9 6 (7.23%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 32 (38.55%) PowerShell
2 20 (24.10%) Bash Shell
3 13 (15.66%) SQL
4 6 (7.23%) Python
5 2 (2.41%) Ruby
5 2 (2.41%) VBScript
6 1 (1.20%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (13.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (9.64%) CISM
2 8 (9.64%) CISSP
3 7 (8.43%) MCP
4 5 (6.02%) CCNA
4 5 (6.02%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.82%) MCSE
5 4 (4.82%) MCTS
6 3 (3.61%) CCNP
7 2 (2.41%) Degree
7 2 (2.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.20%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.20%) MCSA
8 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.43%) SLA
2 2 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.20%) PMO
System Software
1 39 (46.99%) Active Directory
2 37 (44.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (19.28%) Docker
4 7 (8.43%) vSphere
5 5 (6.02%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (4.82%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (4.82%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (3.61%) Hyper-V
8 2 (2.41%) Firmware
8 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (2.41%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.20%) VMware NSX
9 1 (1.20%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (19.28%) Ansible
2 15 (18.07%) Backup Exec
3 4 (4.82%) Grafana
3 4 (4.82%) Kubernetes
3 4 (4.82%) Prometheus
3 4 (4.82%) Puppet
3 4 (4.82%) vCenter Server
4 2 (2.41%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (2.41%) Icinga
4 2 (2.41%) Kibana
4 2 (2.41%) logstash
4 2 (2.41%) Nagios
4 2 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.41%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (2.41%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (2.41%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.20%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 51 (61.45%) VMware
2 27 (32.53%) Microsoft
3 16 (19.28%) Cisco
3 16 (19.28%) Dell
4 15 (18.07%) Citrix
5 14 (16.87%) Sophos
6 8 (9.64%) Apple
6 8 (9.64%) HP
6 8 (9.64%) Symantec
6 8 (9.64%) Veeam
7 6 (7.23%) NetApp
8 5 (6.02%) Google
9 3 (3.61%) Aruba
10 2 (2.41%) Avaya
10 2 (2.41%) Fortinet
10 2 (2.41%) Mitel
10 2 (2.41%) New Relic
10 2 (2.41%) PagerDuty
10 2 (2.41%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.41%) Siemens