The median annual salary for a Server Engineer was £30,250 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

Server Engineer
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 98 108
Rank change year-on-year +8 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 2 1 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.19% 0.077% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.080% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Median salary £30,250 £25,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.00% -44.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,450 £25,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £25,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,875
% change year-on-year +2.73% +1.74%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. 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
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1034 1243 1704
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 97.00% 95.76% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 848 1058 1303
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Server Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Server Engineer in Cheshire

Server Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Server Engineer in Cheshire

Server Engineer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Engineer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe - 1 £32,500 -
Macclesfield - 1 £28,000 -
Server Engineer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Cheshire region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Office 365
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (37.50%) MPLS
5 3 (37.50%) DHCP
5 3 (37.50%) DNS
6 2 (25.00%) SonicWALL
6 2 (25.00%) Firewall
6 2 (25.00%) Finance
6 2 (25.00%) Migration
6 2 (25.00%) VMware
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (25.00%) FortiGate
6 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
7 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
7 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
7 1 (12.50%) vSphere
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (12.50%) SAN
7 1 (12.50%) Sage

Server Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
1 3 (37.50%) MPLS
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Data Extraction
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCITP
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) SonicWALL
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Sage
3 1 (12.50%) Symantec
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