Period
to 21 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for Infrastructure Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Infrastructure Engineering over the 6 months to 21 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure Engineering
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 85 64 77
Rank change year-on-year -21 +13 +45
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering 61 155 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.68% 3.99% 3.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.01% 4.38% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 63 95 138
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.52% +2.44%
10th Percentile £26,500 £35,906 £36,235
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,250 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% -5.26% +11.76%

Infrastructure Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,025 3,538 3,947
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 88.97% 91.16% 88.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1,501 2,740 3,333
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -2.06%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,800
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,902
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.27% +4.23%

Infrastructure Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Infrastructure Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineering in Hertfordshire

Infrastructure Engineering
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineering in Hertfordshire

Infrastructure Engineering
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineering in Hertfordshire

Infrastructure Engineering
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 Engineering within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Watford +39 28 £50,000 +11.11% 10
Hemel Hempstead +11 10 £51,250 - 2
Potters Bar - 7 £39,264 - 1
Letchworth -7 4 £43,250 +51.75%
St Albans +8 2 £33,000 -14.29% 2
Welwyn Garden City -8 2 £47,500 +24.57%
Hatfield +2 1 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Borehamwood - 1 £50,000 -
Infrastructure Engineering
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2019, IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Infrastructure Engineering.

1 30 (49.18%) VMware
2 27 (44.26%) Windows
2 27 (44.26%) Linux
3 23 (37.70%) Microsoft
4 21 (34.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (32.79%) Azure
5 20 (32.79%) Windows Server
6 15 (24.59%) Active Directory
7 14 (22.95%) DHCP
7 14 (22.95%) TCP/IP
7 14 (22.95%) DNS
8 13 (21.31%) Data Centre
9 12 (19.67%) Ansible
9 12 (19.67%) AWS
10 11 (18.03%) Office 365
11 10 (16.39%) Retail
12 9 (14.75%) XenDesktop
12 9 (14.75%) Puppet
12 9 (14.75%) PowerShell
12 9 (14.75%) Change Management
12 9 (14.75%) Citrix
12 9 (14.75%) DevOps
13 8 (13.11%) MS Exchange
13 8 (13.11%) Unix
13 8 (13.11%) Shell Script
13 8 (13.11%) Hyper-V
14 7 (11.48%) SaaS
14 7 (11.48%) Bash Shell
14 7 (11.48%) Firewall
14 7 (11.48%) Python

Infrastructure Engineering
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 8 (13.11%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.92%) Apache
3 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.64%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.64%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 20 (32.79%) Azure
2 12 (19.67%) AWS
3 11 (18.03%) Office 365
4 7 (11.48%) SaaS
5 3 (4.92%) IaaS
6 1 (1.64%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.95%) DHCP
1 14 (22.95%) DNS
1 14 (22.95%) TCP/IP
2 7 (11.48%) Firewall
3 6 (9.84%) MPLS
3 6 (9.84%) VLAN
4 5 (8.20%) VPN
4 5 (8.20%) WAN
5 4 (6.56%) Software-Defined Networking
5 4 (6.56%) WLAN
6 3 (4.92%) iSCSI
7 2 (3.28%) Network Security
8 1 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.64%) LAN
8 1 (1.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (16.39%) Retail
2 4 (6.56%) Back Office
3 2 (3.28%) Finance
4 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.64%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 46 (75.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (18.03%) Cloud Engineer
2 11 (18.03%) Linux Engineer
2 11 (18.03%) Network Engineer
3 9 (14.75%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) IT Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Junior
5 7 (11.48%) Junior Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) Server Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) Support Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Support
7 5 (8.20%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) Middleware
2 1 (1.64%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (1.64%) JSON
2 1 (1.64%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.56%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.28%) Replication
4 1 (1.64%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 27 (44.26%) Linux
1 27 (44.26%) Windows
2 20 (32.79%) Windows Server
3 8 (13.11%) Unix
4 3 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.92%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.28%) CentOS
5 2 (3.28%) Windows 10
5 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.64%) Android
6 1 (1.64%) Debian
6 1 (1.64%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.75%) Change Management
1 9 (14.75%) DevOps
2 6 (9.84%) Bioinformatics
2 6 (9.84%) Data Science
2 6 (9.84%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 6 (9.84%) ITIL
2 6 (9.84%) Technology Roadmap
3 5 (8.20%) Service Management
4 4 (6.56%) Information Management
4 4 (6.56%) Proactive Maintenance
4 4 (6.56%) Supplier Management
5 3 (4.92%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (4.92%) Low Latency
5 3 (4.92%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.28%) Decision-Making
6 2 (3.28%) Disk Encryption
6 2 (3.28%) IT Strategy
6 2 (3.28%) SDLC
6 2 (3.28%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 2 (3.28%) Strategic Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.75%) PowerShell
2 8 (13.11%) Shell Script
3 7 (11.48%) Bash Shell
3 7 (11.48%) Python
4 6 (9.84%) C
5 1 (1.64%) PHP
5 1 (1.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (6.56%) MCSE
4 3 (4.92%) MCSA
5 2 (3.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (3.28%) RHCE
6 1 (1.64%) CCNA
6 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.64%) CREST Certified
6 1 (1.64%) Degree
6 1 (1.64%) GCFA
6 1 (1.64%) GCFE
6 1 (1.64%) GIAC
6 1 (1.64%) GREM
6 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.28%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (34.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (24.59%) Active Directory
3 9 (14.75%) XenDesktop
4 8 (13.11%) Hyper-V
5 7 (11.48%) vSphere
6 5 (8.20%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 5 (8.20%) Docker
6 5 (8.20%) XenApp
7 4 (6.56%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.64%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 12 (19.67%) Ansible
2 9 (14.75%) Puppet
3 7 (11.48%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (8.20%) vRealize
5 3 (4.92%) Kubernetes
6 2 (3.28%) FortiGate
6 2 (3.28%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (1.64%) EnCase
7 1 (1.64%) Nagios
7 1 (1.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (49.18%) VMware
2 23 (37.70%) Microsoft
3 9 (14.75%) Citrix
4 4 (6.56%) Cisco
4 4 (6.56%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.92%) EMC
5 3 (4.92%) NetApp
5 3 (4.92%) Veeam
6 2 (3.28%) Atlassian
6 2 (3.28%) Dell
6 2 (3.28%) Meraki
6 2 (3.28%) SonicWALL
7 1 (1.64%) Aruba
7 1 (1.64%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle
7 1 (1.64%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.64%) Zerto