The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 55 70
Rank change year-on-year +1 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 12 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.22% 0.41% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.28% 0.42% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Median salary £50,000 £46,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.69% +15.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 526 475 532
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 97.23% 97.94% 99.44%
Number of salaries quoted 433 410 390
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,576 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (88.24%) Firewall
2 15 (88.24%) Windows
3 14 (82.35%) LAN
3 14 (82.35%) WAN
3 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
3 14 (82.35%) MPLS
3 14 (82.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (82.35%) Office 365
3 14 (82.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (70.59%) Retail
4 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
4 12 (70.59%) DNS
4 12 (70.59%) DHCP
4 12 (70.59%) ITIL
4 12 (70.59%) VoIP
4 12 (70.59%) MS Exchange
4 12 (70.59%) Windows Server
5 11 (64.71%) Mentoring
5 11 (64.71%) Coaching
5 11 (64.71%) Skype
5 11 (64.71%) Data Centre
5 11 (64.71%) Remote Desktop
5 11 (64.71%) ISDN
5 11 (64.71%) PBX
5 11 (64.71%) Linux
5 11 (64.71%) E-Commerce
5 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Office
5 11 (64.71%) Terminal Services

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 12 (70.59%) MS Exchange
2 11 (64.71%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (82.35%) Office 365
2 11 (64.71%) PaaS
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) Firewall
2 14 (82.35%) LAN
2 14 (82.35%) MPLS
2 14 (82.35%) WAN
3 12 (70.59%) DHCP
3 12 (70.59%) DNS
3 12 (70.59%) VoIP
4 11 (64.71%) ISDN
4 11 (64.71%) PBX
4 11 (64.71%) Remote Desktop
4 11 (64.71%) Skype
4 11 (64.71%) VLAN
4 11 (64.71%) VPN
5 3 (17.65%) BGP
6 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (11.76%) NetScaler
7 1 (5.88%) Internet
7 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
General
1 12 (70.59%) Retail
2 11 (64.71%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (70.59%) Windows Server
3 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (64.71%) Linux
4 11 (64.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) ITIL
2 11 (64.71%) Coaching
2 11 (64.71%) E-Commerce
2 11 (64.71%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.88%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (5.88%) Release Management
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) CCNP
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.88%) CCNA
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
3 11 (64.71%) Terminal Services
3 11 (64.71%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (17.65%) XenApp
5 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.88%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 11 (64.71%) WSUS
2 3 (17.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco
4 3 (17.65%) Citrix
4 3 (17.65%) Meraki
4 3 (17.65%) Nimble Storage
4 3 (17.65%) Palo Alto
4 3 (17.65%) SolarWinds
5 2 (11.76%) Fortinet
6 1 (5.88%) AppSense
6 1 (5.88%) Dell
6 1 (5.88%) HP
6 1 (5.88%) SonicWALL
Watford, Hertfordshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £55k - 65k per year
Posted: 6 days ago