Period
to 11 December 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

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
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 153 178 180
Rank change year-on-year +25 +2 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Engineer 70 40 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.57% 0.90% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 0.92% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 63 39 51
Hertfordshire median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -1.79%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,000 £19,500
90th Percentile £47,050 £48,750 £48,750
East of England median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -3.51%

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 4302 4341 5109
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.61% 97.38% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3648 3634 4228
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 11 December 2017.

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 11 December 2017. 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 +6 14 £38,200 +44.15% 1
Welwyn Garden City +2 14 £32,250 +32.99% 1
St Albans - 13 £30,000 -
Hatfield +14 7 £45,000 +21.62%
Harpenden +16 2 £22,750 +16.67%
Hemel Hempstead +1 2 £26,500 +6.00%
Stevenage -15 1 £28,000 -36.00%
IT Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region featuring IT Engineer in the job title.

1 59 (84.29%) Windows
2 35 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 34 (48.57%) Microsoft
4 26 (37.14%) Microsoft Office
4 26 (37.14%) Windows Server
5 23 (32.86%) Firewall
6 22 (31.43%) VMware
7 21 (30.00%) DHCP
7 21 (30.00%) MS Exchange
8 20 (28.57%) DNS
9 19 (27.14%) Hyper-V
9 19 (27.14%) Windows 10
10 16 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
10 16 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (22.86%) SAN
11 15 (21.43%) Linux
11 15 (21.43%) Office 365
12 14 (20.00%) Cisco
13 12 (17.14%) CCNA
13 12 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
13 12 (17.14%) TCP/IP
14 11 (15.71%) HP
14 11 (15.71%) Avaya
14 11 (15.71%) Windows 7
15 10 (14.29%) Mac OS
15 10 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
16 9 (12.86%) NAS
16 9 (12.86%) Degree
16 9 (12.86%) SLA
16 9 (12.86%) Driving Licence

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 21 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.57%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.57%) Skype for Business
3 4 (5.71%) CMS
3 4 (5.71%) IIS
4 2 (2.86%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.43%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 26 (37.14%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (8.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 15 (21.43%) Office 365
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.86%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (32.86%) Firewall
2 21 (30.00%) DHCP
3 20 (28.57%) DNS
4 16 (22.86%) SAN
5 12 (17.14%) TCP/IP
6 9 (12.86%) NAS
7 7 (10.00%) VoIP
8 6 (8.57%) LAN
9 5 (7.14%) ADSL
9 5 (7.14%) Structured Cabling
9 5 (7.14%) VLAN
9 5 (7.14%) VPN
10 2 (2.86%) Unified Communications
11 1 (1.43%) WAN
11 1 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.43%) MySQL
3 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.71%) Marketing
3 3 (4.29%) Law
4 1 (1.43%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.43%) COM
1 1 (1.43%) Memcached
1 1 (1.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.86%) Driving Licence
2 7 (10.00%) NHS
3 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.43%) FMCG
4 1 (1.43%) iPad
4 1 (1.43%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 59 (84.29%) Windows
2 26 (37.14%) Windows Server
3 19 (27.14%) Windows 10
4 16 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (21.43%) Linux
6 11 (15.71%) Windows 7
7 10 (14.29%) Mac OS
8 6 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (7.14%) Mac OS X
10 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (5.71%) Windows XP
11 3 (4.29%) Kali Linux
12 2 (2.86%) Windows 8
13 1 (1.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (10.00%) Web Filtering
3 6 (8.57%) Security Architecture
4 5 (7.14%) Open Source
5 4 (5.71%) Business Continuity
5 4 (5.71%) Mentoring
6 3 (4.29%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.29%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (4.29%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (4.29%) ITIL
6 3 (4.29%) Migration
6 3 (4.29%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (4.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 3 (4.29%) OSINT
6 3 (4.29%) Server Building
6 3 (4.29%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.29%) Time Management
6 3 (4.29%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 2 (2.86%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (1.43%) C
2 1 (1.43%) Java
2 1 (1.43%) Python
2 1 (1.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (17.14%) CCNA
1 12 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (12.86%) Degree
3 6 (8.57%) CEH
3 6 (8.57%) MCSA
3 6 (8.57%) MCSE
3 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.29%) A+ Certification
4 3 (4.29%) CCNP
4 3 (4.29%) MCP
4 3 (4.29%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.86%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (27.14%) Hyper-V
3 16 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.71%) XenApp
4 4 (5.71%) XenDesktop
5 3 (4.29%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.43%) Ceph
6 1 (1.43%) Docker
6 1 (1.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (5.71%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.43%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.43%) Nagios
2 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 34 (48.57%) Microsoft
2 22 (31.43%) VMware
3 14 (20.00%) Cisco
4 11 (15.71%) Avaya
4 11 (15.71%) HP
5 7 (10.00%) Apple
5 7 (10.00%) Citrix
5 7 (10.00%) Dell
6 5 (7.14%) SAP
6 5 (7.14%) WatchGuard
7 3 (4.29%) Facebook
8 2 (2.86%) NetApp
8 2 (2.86%) Veeam
9 1 (1.43%) IBM
9 1 (1.43%) Juniper
9 1 (1.43%) Webroot