The median annual salary for a Server Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

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

Server Engineer
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 144 125
Rank change year-on-year +22 -19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 3 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.16% 0.081% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.085% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Median salary £45,000 £26,500 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +69.81% -13.82%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,750 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +0.66% +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 Birmingham. 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
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1824 2344 1778
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.97% 95.05% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1514 1759 1447
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Server Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Server Engineer in Birmingham

Server Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Server Engineer in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Birmingham region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) NAS
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) Office 365
4 3 (50.00%) SCCM
5 2 (33.33%) NetApp
5 2 (33.33%) DHCP
5 2 (33.33%) DNS
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco
6 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (16.67%) Project Management
6 1 (16.67%) HP
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (16.67%) Linux
6 1 (16.67%) MCSE
6 1 (16.67%) MCSA
6 1 (16.67%) SQL
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 1 (16.67%) Ant
6 1 (16.67%) ITIL
6 1 (16.67%) Unix
6 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008

Server Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) NAS
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Ant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car or Allowance + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago