Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Infrastructure Engineer
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 87 100
Rank change year-on-year +19 +13 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 27 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.77% 0.098% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.88% 0.10% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 20 1 4
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -17.65% +13.33%
10th Percentile £29,496 £35,000 £33,875
90th Percentile £67,500 £35,000 £47,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +17.65% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford. 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
Watford
Permanent vacancies in Watford with a recognized job title 937 987 1039
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.30% 96.58% 97.93%
Number of salaries quoted 790 850 857
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.70% +2.22%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Watford

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Watford

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Watford over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Watford

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Infrastructure 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 Watford region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (59.26%) VMware
2 15 (55.56%) Windows
2 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 15 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 13 (48.15%) VPN
3 13 (48.15%) Firewall
4 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 11 (40.74%) Linux
5 11 (40.74%) ITIL
5 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (40.74%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (37.04%) VLAN
6 10 (37.04%) WAN
6 10 (37.04%) MS Exchange
6 10 (37.04%) LAN
7 9 (33.33%) VoIP
7 9 (33.33%) DHCP
7 9 (33.33%) DNS
7 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (33.33%) Office 365
7 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (33.33%) Data Centre
7 9 (33.33%) Skype for Business
8 7 (25.93%) Terminal Services
8 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (25.93%) MPLS
8 7 (25.93%) Games
8 7 (25.93%) E-Commerce
8 7 (25.93%) PBX
8 7 (25.93%) ISDN

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 (37.04%) MS Exchange
2 9 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (33.33%) Office 365
2 7 (25.93%) PaaS
3 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (7.41%) Mimecast
5 2 (7.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) Firewall
1 13 (48.15%) VPN
2 10 (37.04%) LAN
2 10 (37.04%) VLAN
2 10 (37.04%) WAN
3 9 (33.33%) DHCP
3 9 (33.33%) DNS
3 9 (33.33%) VoIP
4 7 (25.93%) ISDN
4 7 (25.93%) MPLS
4 7 (25.93%) PBX
4 7 (25.93%) Remote Desktop
4 7 (25.93%) Skype
5 4 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (14.81%) SAN
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (7.41%) HSRP
6 2 (7.41%) IPsec
6 2 (7.41%) NetScaler
6 2 (7.41%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 4 (14.81%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.41%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
1 4 (14.81%) Subversion
General
1 7 (25.93%) Games
1 7 (25.93%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Automotive
2 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) .NET
2 5 (18.52%) jQuery
2 5 (18.52%) Web Services
3 4 (14.81%) REST
3 4 (14.81%) SOAP
4 3 (11.11%) CSS
4 3 (11.11%) HTML
5 2 (7.41%) Middleware
5 2 (7.41%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Fat Client
3 2 (7.41%) NHS
3 2 (7.41%) Smartphone
3 2 (7.41%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Windows
1 15 (55.56%) Windows Server
2 11 (40.74%) Linux
3 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.41%) Mac OS X
5 2 (7.41%) Unix
5 2 (7.41%) Windows 10
5 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
5 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) ITIL
2 7 (25.93%) Coaching
2 7 (25.93%) E-Commerce
2 7 (25.93%) Mentoring
3 5 (18.52%) Business Continuity
4 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.81%) MVC
5 3 (11.11%) Auto-Scaling
6 2 (7.41%) Analytical Thinking
6 2 (7.41%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (7.41%) Fault Management
6 2 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
6 2 (7.41%) OO
6 2 (7.41%) OOP
6 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.41%) Time Management
6 2 (7.41%) Web Filtering
7 1 (3.70%) BCP
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) C#
2 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) CCNA
1 3 (11.11%) CCNP
1 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (11.11%) MCSE
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) MCITP
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.70%) DBS Check
3 1 (3.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (7.41%) PCI DSS
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 11 (40.74%) VMware ESXi
2 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (25.93%) Terminal Services
4 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V
5 2 (7.41%) Xen
5 2 (7.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) WSUS
2 2 (7.41%) Backup Exec
2 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) VMware
2 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco
4 4 (14.81%) Citrix
4 4 (14.81%) Dell
4 4 (14.81%) Veeam
5 2 (7.41%) EMC
5 2 (7.41%) HP
5 2 (7.41%) Meraki
5 2 (7.41%) NetApp