The median annual salary for a Server Support Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Server Support Engineer
England / London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 585 636 621
Rank change year-on-year +51 -15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support Engineer 3 18 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.009% 0.042% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.044% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 29
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% +30.76%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - -7.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32367 40743 40862
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.12% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 27379 35161 34358
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Server Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Server Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Server Support Engineer in London

Server Support Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Server Support Engineer in London

Server Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Server Support 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 London region featuring Server Support Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (90.91%) Windows
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
1 10 (90.91%) Office 365
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
2 9 (81.82%) ITIL
2 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
3 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 7 (63.64%) Red Hat
4 6 (54.55%) Web Filtering
4 6 (54.55%) Regulatory Compliance
4 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (54.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 6 (54.55%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (54.55%) Confluence
4 6 (54.55%) Middleware
4 6 (54.55%) Service Management
4 6 (54.55%) HP
4 6 (54.55%) PCI DSS
4 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
4 6 (54.55%) JIRA
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) Retail
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (36.36%) Cisco
5 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell

Server Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 6 (54.55%) Confluence
2 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
3 3 (27.27%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 10 (90.91%) Office 365
2 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (54.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DHCP
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) JIRA
2 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
3 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (54.55%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (54.55%) Regulatory Compliance
2 6 (54.55%) Service Management
2 6 (54.55%) Web Filtering
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Optimisation
3 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 3 (27.27%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
2 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
3 3 (27.27%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Perl
4 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 3 (27.27%) VMware Server
3 3 (27.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Ansible
1 3 (27.27%) Cobbler
2 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Red Hat
3 6 (54.55%) HP
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco
5 3 (27.27%) Juniper
5 3 (27.27%) Palo Alto
6 1 (9.09%) Avaya
6 1 (9.09%) Veeam
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