Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Server Engineer was £38,250 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Server Engineer
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 233 213 311
Rank change year-on-year -20 +98 -92
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 22 84 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.35% 0.96% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 1.01% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 20 81 33
Berkshire median annual salary £38,250 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +16.88% +10.00%
10th Percentile £26,875 £23,500 £26,350
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,500 £44,500
South East median annual salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.06% +5.33% +13.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. 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
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 5980 8326 10623
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.48% 95.64% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4793 6524 8430
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,825 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Server Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Server Engineer in Berkshire

Server Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Server Engineer in Berkshire

Server Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Server Engineer in Berkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Server Engineer in Berkshire

Server Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Bracknell +13 7 £40,000 +13.48%
Reading +6 6 £61,250 +36.11%
Slough +5 5 £39,000 -7.14%
Newbury -11 3 £29,000 -17.14%
Server Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Server 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 Berkshire region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 18 (81.82%) Windows Server
3 15 (68.18%) VMware
4 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
5 9 (40.91%) Cisco
6 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
7 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
7 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
8 6 (27.27%) Linux
9 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
9 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Office
9 5 (22.73%) Office 365
10 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
10 4 (18.18%) Clustering
10 4 (18.18%) Citrix
10 4 (18.18%) Juniper
10 4 (18.18%) Symantec
11 3 (13.64%) Forcepoint
11 3 (13.64%) SAN
11 3 (13.64%) NetApp
11 3 (13.64%) Apple
11 3 (13.64%) Python
11 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
11 3 (13.64%) C
11 3 (13.64%) SQL
11 3 (13.64%) MySQL
11 3 (13.64%) Sun
11 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP

Server Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (9.09%) IIS
3 2 (9.09%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.55%) Moodle
4 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Office 365
2 3 (13.64%) SaaS
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
1 3 (13.64%) SAN
1 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
1 3 (13.64%) VPN
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (9.09%) LAN
2 2 (9.09%) NetScaler
2 2 (9.09%) Skype
2 2 (9.09%) VoIP
2 2 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (4.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) MySQL
General
1 3 (13.64%) Banking
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Automotive
3 1 (4.55%) Italian Language
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Clustering
2 2 (9.09%) Replication
2 2 (9.09%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) EPoS
3 1 (4.55%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 18 (81.82%) Windows Server
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (27.27%) Linux
5 3 (13.64%) CentOS
5 3 (13.64%) Ubuntu
6 2 (9.09%) Debian
6 2 (9.09%) Mac OS
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 10
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) Runbook
2 2 (9.09%) Data Integration
2 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
2 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (9.09%) Presales
2 2 (9.09%) Security Operations
2 2 (9.09%) Server Monitoring
2 2 (9.09%) SIEM
2 2 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (4.55%) Chat Support
3 1 (4.55%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
1 3 (13.64%) C
1 3 (13.64%) Python
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (9.09%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Backup Exec
1 2 (9.09%) NetBackup
1 2 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (9.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (9.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 2 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (9.09%) vCenter Server
2 1 (4.55%) cPanel
2 1 (4.55%) Nagios
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) VMware
2 9 (40.91%) Cisco
3 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
4 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
5 4 (18.18%) Citrix
5 4 (18.18%) Juniper
5 4 (18.18%) Symantec
6 3 (13.64%) Apple
6 3 (13.64%) Forcepoint
6 3 (13.64%) NetApp
6 3 (13.64%) Sun
7 2 (9.09%) Altiris
7 2 (9.09%) F5
7 2 (9.09%) Veritas
8 1 (4.55%) Aastra
8 1 (4.55%) SonicWALL