Period
to 20 March 2019

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 20 March 2019.

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
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 128 102 161
Rank change year-on-year -26 +59 -15
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 52 136 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.60% 2.74% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.66% 2.83% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 46 136 43
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,125 £71,250 £61,200
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -5.88%

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 3,128 4,814 4,360
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.51% 97.08% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2,483 4,065 3,658
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,025
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.05% +0.06%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +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 20 March 2019.

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 20 March 2019. 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
Hemel Hempstead +21 11 £45,000 - 2
Watford 0 9 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Waltham Cross - 7 £55,000 -
St Albans +6 6 £35,000 -30.00%
Hitchin +2 2 £48,750 +77.27%
Stevenage -2 2 £40,000 - 2
Welwyn Garden City +20 1 £38,132 +8.95%
Hatfield +16 1 - -
Infrastructure Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, 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 46 (88.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 45 (86.54%) Windows
3 39 (75.00%) VMware
4 38 (73.08%) Windows Server
5 32 (61.54%) ITIL
5 32 (61.54%) Microsoft
5 32 (61.54%) Active Directory
6 25 (48.08%) Office 365
7 23 (44.23%) SQL Server
8 21 (40.38%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (34.62%) PowerShell
9 18 (34.62%) Firewall
9 18 (34.62%) Microsoft Certification
10 17 (32.69%) Cisco
11 15 (28.85%) MS Exchange
12 14 (26.92%) Data Centre
13 13 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
13 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (23.08%) HP
15 11 (21.15%) Remote Desktop
15 11 (21.15%) Hyper-V
16 10 (19.23%) SQL
16 10 (19.23%) Business Continuity
17 9 (17.31%) Wireless
17 9 (17.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 9 (17.31%) MCSE
17 9 (17.31%) LAN
17 9 (17.31%) VPN
17 9 (17.31%) DNS

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 15 (28.85%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.69%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.85%) Apache
3 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.85%) IIS
4 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 25 (48.08%) Office 365
2 13 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (15.38%) Mimecast
4 3 (5.77%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (1.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (34.62%) Firewall
2 11 (21.15%) Remote Desktop
3 9 (17.31%) DNS
3 9 (17.31%) LAN
3 9 (17.31%) VPN
3 9 (17.31%) Wireless
4 8 (15.38%) DHCP
4 8 (15.38%) SAN
5 6 (11.54%) Structured Cabling
5 6 (11.54%) TCP/IP
5 6 (11.54%) WAN
6 5 (9.62%) BIG-IP
6 5 (9.62%) IP Telephony
6 5 (9.62%) PBX
7 4 (7.69%) VLAN
8 3 (5.77%) iSCSI
8 3 (5.77%) Skype
9 2 (3.85%) BGP
9 2 (3.85%) MPLS
9 2 (3.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (44.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) MySQL
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
General
1 5 (9.62%) Electronics
2 2 (3.85%) Back Office
2 2 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Legal
3 1 (1.92%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.92%) Data Centre
2 8 (15.38%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (11.54%) Management Information System
4 5 (9.62%) Public Cloud
5 2 (3.85%) Handset
5 2 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.92%) Clustering
6 1 (1.92%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.92%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.92%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 45 (86.54%) Windows
2 38 (73.08%) Windows Server
3 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (15.38%) Windows 10
4 8 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 7 (13.46%) Apple iOS
5 7 (13.46%) Windows 8
5 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (7.69%) Linux
7 2 (3.85%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.92%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (88.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 32 (61.54%) ITIL
3 10 (19.23%) Business Continuity
4 6 (11.54%) Change Management
4 6 (11.54%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (11.54%) High Availability
4 6 (11.54%) Load Balancing
4 6 (11.54%) PRINCE2
4 6 (11.54%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (11.54%) Project Management
4 6 (11.54%) Server Virtualisation
4 6 (11.54%) Service Management
5 5 (9.62%) Active Listening
5 5 (9.62%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (9.62%) ITIL V3
5 5 (9.62%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (9.62%) Server Building
5 5 (9.62%) Web Filtering
6 4 (7.69%) Migration
7 3 (5.77%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (34.62%) PowerShell
2 10 (19.23%) SQL
3 5 (9.62%) Bash Shell
4 4 (7.69%) VBScript
5 1 (1.92%) C
5 1 (1.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (34.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (17.31%) MCSE
3 7 (13.46%) MCP
3 7 (13.46%) MCSA
4 6 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
5 5 (9.62%) CCNA
5 5 (9.62%) MCTS
5 5 (9.62%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.85%) Degree
6 2 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (3.85%) MCITP
6 2 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.92%) CCIE
7 1 (1.92%) CCNP
7 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.92%) HP MASE
7 1 (1.92%) JNCIE
7 1 (1.92%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (15.38%) SLA
3 6 (11.54%) PMO
4 5 (9.62%) Cyber Essentials
4 5 (9.62%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 32 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 21 (40.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (21.15%) Hyper-V
4 5 (9.62%) VMware Workstation
4 5 (9.62%) vSphere
5 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (5.77%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (3.85%) Firmware
6 2 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.92%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.92%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (15.38%) Backup Exec
2 7 (13.46%) SCCM
3 5 (9.62%) SCVMM
4 2 (3.85%) SCOM
5 1 (1.92%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.92%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 39 (75.00%) VMware
2 32 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 17 (32.69%) Cisco
4 12 (23.08%) HP
5 9 (17.31%) Dell
6 7 (13.46%) Apple
6 7 (13.46%) Mitel
6 7 (13.46%) Sophos
6 7 (13.46%) Veeam
7 6 (11.54%) Aruba
8 5 (9.62%) F5
8 5 (9.62%) NetApp
9 4 (7.69%) Citrix
10 2 (3.85%) Atlassian
10 2 (3.85%) Fortinet
10 2 (3.85%) Google
10 2 (3.85%) Nimble Storage
11 1 (1.92%) Asigra
11 1 (1.92%) jetNEXUS
11 1 (1.92%) SonicWALL