Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Server Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

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

Server Engineer
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 166 133 155
Rank change year-on-year -33 +22 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 13 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.41% 0.59% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.61% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 6
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -16.67% +12.50%
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +40.00% -16.67% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. 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
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 3,043 2,148 2,848
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.79% 97.37% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2,262 1,820 2,397
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +1.12% +11.25%
10th Percentile £29,525 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

Server Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Server Engineer in Cambridge

Server Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Server Engineer in Cambridge

Server Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Server Engineer in Cambridge over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Server Engineer in Cambridge

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Cambridge region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
1 12 (92.31%) VMware
1 12 (92.31%) Windows Server
2 10 (76.92%) MCITP
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) Finance
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (76.92%) SCCM
2 10 (76.92%) SCOM
2 10 (76.92%) Hyper-V
2 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (76.92%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (76.92%) Data Centre
3 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (53.85%) ITIL
4 6 (46.15%) Banking
5 2 (15.38%) NetApp
5 2 (15.38%) Office 365
6 1 (7.69%) Big Data
6 1 (7.69%) Machine Learning
6 1 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (7.69%) Degree
6 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
6 1 (7.69%) Physics
6 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration

Server Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
General
1 10 (76.92%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
1 12 (92.31%) Windows Server
2 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (53.85%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.69%) Machine Learning
3 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.69%) Physics
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) MCITP
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 10 (76.92%) Hyper-V
3 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (76.92%) SCCM
1 10 (76.92%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) VMware
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) NetApp