Period
to 23 February 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

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

IT Engineer
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 180 163
Rank change year-on-year +11 -17 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Engineer 58 38 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.19% 0.83% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 0.86% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 54 37 72
Hertfordshire median annual salary £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -5.45% +7.84%
10th Percentile £21,500 £20,925 £19,250
90th Percentile £45,075 £42,000 £48,375
East of England median annual salary £30,000 £26,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year +13.21% - -7.02%

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 4,737 4,437 4,961
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.09% 97.17% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4,045 3,702 4,084
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,000 £69,625
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,564
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.30% +2.50%

IT Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Engineer in Hertfordshire

IT Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for IT Engineer in Hertfordshire

IT Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Engineer in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Engineer in Hertfordshire

IT 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 IT Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 February 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
Watford +11 14 £24,000 -9.43% 3
St Albans - 14 £30,000 -
Welwyn Garden City -15 10 £33,500 +38.14% 1
Hemel Hempstead -12 2 £26,500 +6.00% 3
Harpenden - 2 £22,750 -
Stevenage -3 1 £28,000 +25.84%
Hatfield -3 1 £57,500 +55.41%
Borehamwood - 1 £22,000 -
IT Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT 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 IT Engineer in the job title.

1 44 (75.86%) Windows
2 28 (48.28%) Active Directory
3 25 (43.10%) Windows Server
4 24 (41.38%) Microsoft Office
5 22 (37.93%) Microsoft
5 22 (37.93%) VMware
6 21 (36.21%) Firewall
6 21 (36.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (34.48%) DHCP
8 19 (32.76%) DNS
9 18 (31.03%) SAN
10 17 (29.31%) Hyper-V
11 16 (27.59%) Windows 10
12 14 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (24.14%) MS Exchange
13 13 (22.41%) Avaya
13 13 (22.41%) Windows 7
14 12 (20.69%) Disaster Recovery
14 12 (20.69%) TCP/IP
15 11 (18.97%) NAS
16 10 (17.24%) Cisco
16 10 (17.24%) Driving Licence
17 9 (15.52%) Web Filtering
17 9 (15.52%) Kalman Filter
17 9 (15.52%) HP
17 9 (15.52%) SLA
17 9 (15.52%) Photoshop
17 9 (15.52%) LAN
17 9 (15.52%) Linux
18 8 (13.79%) VoIP

IT 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 14 (24.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.90%) CMS
2 4 (6.90%) OpenStack
3 3 (5.17%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 24 (41.38%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (15.52%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) SystmOne
2 1 (1.72%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) Office 365
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.45%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (36.21%) Firewall
2 20 (34.48%) DHCP
3 19 (32.76%) DNS
4 18 (31.03%) SAN
5 12 (20.69%) TCP/IP
6 11 (18.97%) NAS
7 9 (15.52%) LAN
8 8 (13.79%) ADSL
8 8 (13.79%) VoIP
9 7 (12.07%) Structured Cabling
10 5 (8.62%) VLAN
10 5 (8.62%) VPN
11 3 (5.17%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (3.45%) Unified Communications
12 2 (3.45%) WAN
13 1 (1.72%) FTP
13 1 (1.72%) HTTP
13 1 (1.72%) Internet
13 1 (1.72%) POP3
13 1 (1.72%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.17%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (5.17%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (10.34%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.90%) Marketing
3 1 (1.72%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) Memcached
2 1 (1.72%) COM
2 1 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Driving Licence
2 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.17%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.17%) NHS
2 3 (5.17%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.72%) CMDB
3 1 (1.72%) FMCG
3 1 (1.72%) iPad
3 1 (1.72%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 44 (75.86%) Windows
2 25 (43.10%) Windows Server
3 21 (36.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (27.59%) Windows 10
5 13 (22.41%) Windows 7
6 9 (15.52%) Linux
7 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (5.17%) Windows XP
9 2 (3.45%) Mac OS X
9 2 (3.45%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.69%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (15.52%) Kalman Filter
2 9 (15.52%) Web Filtering
3 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (6.90%) Configuration Management
4 4 (6.90%) Open Source
4 4 (6.90%) Time Management
5 3 (5.17%) Continuous Deployment
5 3 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (5.17%) DevOps
5 3 (5.17%) High Availability
5 3 (5.17%) ITIL
5 3 (5.17%) Server Building
5 3 (5.17%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.17%) Test Automation
6 2 (3.45%) Business Continuity
6 2 (3.45%) Data Analysis
7 1 (1.72%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.17%) Java
1 3 (5.17%) Python
1 3 (5.17%) Ruby
1 3 (5.17%) SQL
2 1 (1.72%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) CCNA
1 6 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (10.34%) MCSA
1 6 (10.34%) MCSE
1 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.17%) A+ Certification
2 3 (5.17%) CCNP
2 3 (5.17%) Degree
2 3 (5.17%) MCP
2 3 (5.17%) MCTS
3 1 (1.72%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.52%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (48.28%) Active Directory
2 17 (29.31%) Hyper-V
3 14 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (8.62%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (5.17%) Docker
5 3 (5.17%) vSphere
6 1 (1.72%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) Backup Exec
1 3 (5.17%) Kubernetes
1 3 (5.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.72%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (37.93%) Microsoft
1 22 (37.93%) VMware
2 13 (22.41%) Avaya
3 10 (17.24%) Cisco
4 9 (15.52%) HP
5 7 (12.07%) SAP
5 7 (12.07%) WatchGuard
6 3 (5.17%) Citrix
6 3 (5.17%) Dell
7 2 (3.45%) NetApp
7 2 (3.45%) Veeam
8 1 (1.72%) ConnectWise
8 1 (1.72%) IBM
8 1 (1.72%) Juniper
8 1 (1.72%) Orchard
8 1 (1.72%) Sage
8 1 (1.72%) Webroot