Period
to 16 December 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 152 177
Rank change year-on-year +16 +25 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Engineer 64 68 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.67% 1.54% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 1.60% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 49 62 40
Hertfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +3.45% +5.45%
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,000 £21,975
90th Percentile £50,000 £47,150 £48,750
East of England median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% +9.09% -

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 3,718 4,260 4,364
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.15% 96.58% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2,871 3,614 3,653
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £74,000 £70,000 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +2.27%

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 16 December 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 16 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
Watford +8 31 £35,000 -8.38% 2
Stevenage +15 6 - - 1
Waltham Cross - 6 £52,500 - 1
St Albans 0 4 £29,000 -3.33%
Welwyn Garden City -34 3 £29,500 -8.53%
Hitchin - 3 £22,500 -
Hemel Hempstead +21 2 £22,000 -16.98% 4
Letchworth - 2 £21,000 -
Hatfield +1 1 £23,000 -48.89%
Borehamwood - 1 £24,000 -
IT Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 58 (90.63%) Windows
2 36 (56.25%) Microsoft Office
3 34 (53.13%) Microsoft
4 32 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (43.75%) Windows 7
5 28 (43.75%) Active Directory
6 26 (40.63%) Windows 10
7 24 (37.50%) VMware
8 21 (32.81%) Office 365
8 21 (32.81%) Windows Server
8 21 (32.81%) Problem-Solving
9 15 (23.44%) Firewall
10 14 (21.88%) SQL
10 14 (21.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 13 (20.31%) ITIL
12 12 (18.75%) Hyper-V
13 11 (17.19%) SQL Server
14 10 (15.63%) MS Exchange
14 10 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
15 9 (14.06%) DHCP
16 8 (12.50%) Apple
16 8 (12.50%) LAN
16 8 (12.50%) PowerShell
16 8 (12.50%) Apple iOS
17 7 (10.94%) DNS
17 7 (10.94%) Cisco
18 6 (9.38%) SLA
18 6 (9.38%) Business Continuity
18 6 (9.38%) ITSM

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 10 (15.63%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.81%) Skype for Business
3 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 36 (56.25%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (6.25%) Photoshop
3 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) C-CURE
Cloud Services
1 21 (32.81%) Office 365
2 6 (9.38%) Mimecast
3 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.44%) Firewall
2 9 (14.06%) DHCP
3 8 (12.50%) LAN
4 7 (10.94%) DNS
5 5 (7.81%) Skype
6 4 (6.25%) ADSL
6 4 (6.25%) NAS
6 4 (6.25%) Network Security
6 4 (6.25%) SAN
6 4 (6.25%) Structured Cabling
6 4 (6.25%) VLAN
6 4 (6.25%) VPN
6 4 (6.25%) Wireless
7 2 (3.13%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (3.13%) VoIP
7 2 (3.13%) WAN
8 1 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.56%) Internet
8 1 (1.56%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.19%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.13%) MySQL
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 2 (3.13%) Advertising
1 2 (3.13%) Back Office
1 2 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Front Office
2 1 (1.56%) Multimedia
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 4 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (3.13%) BYOD
2 2 (3.13%) CMDB
2 2 (3.13%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.13%) Handset
2 2 (3.13%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.56%) CCTV
3 1 (1.56%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.56%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 58 (90.63%) Windows
2 32 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (43.75%) Windows 7
4 26 (40.63%) Windows 10
5 21 (32.81%) Windows Server
6 8 (12.50%) Apple iOS
7 5 (7.81%) Linux
8 3 (4.69%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (3.13%) Android
9 2 (3.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.81%) Problem-Solving
2 14 (21.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 13 (20.31%) ITIL
4 10 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (9.38%) Break/Fix
5 6 (9.38%) Business Continuity
5 6 (9.38%) ITSM
5 6 (9.38%) Service Management
6 4 (6.25%) Change Management
6 4 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (6.25%) Data Protection
6 4 (6.25%) Decision-Making
6 4 (6.25%) ITIL V3
6 4 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 4 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (6.25%) Organisational Learning
6 4 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 4 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (6.25%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.88%) SQL
2 8 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.69%) C
4 2 (3.13%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) Degree
1 4 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.13%) DBS Check
2 2 (3.13%) MCP
2 2 (3.13%) MOS
2 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) SLA
2 4 (6.25%) GDPR
2 4 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.56%) PMO
System Software
1 28 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 12 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 10 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (6.25%) Firmware
5 3 (4.69%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.13%) BitLocker
6 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (3.13%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (3.13%) vSphere
7 1 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.56%) XenApp
7 1 (1.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) SCCM
2 3 (4.69%) vCenter Server
3 2 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.56%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.56%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 34 (53.13%) Microsoft
2 24 (37.50%) VMware
3 8 (12.50%) Apple
4 7 (10.94%) Cisco
5 6 (9.38%) Sophos
6 5 (7.81%) WatchGuard
7 4 (6.25%) Avaya
7 4 (6.25%) Fortinet
8 3 (4.69%) Citrix
8 3 (4.69%) Veeam
9 2 (3.13%) HP
9 2 (3.13%) McAfee
9 2 (3.13%) Meraki
9 2 (3.13%) Mitel
9 2 (3.13%) SAP
9 2 (3.13%) SonicWALL
9 2 (3.13%) Zerto
10 1 (1.56%) Draytek
10 1 (1.56%) Google
10 1 (1.56%) Ubiquiti