Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Server Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 17 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
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 290 292 328
Rank change year-on-year +2 +36 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 54 71 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.46% 0.57% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.59% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 52 61 55
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +28.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £25,350 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £52,500 £47,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +4.94% +5.19% +5.54%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11,454 12,121 14,128
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.70% 96.77% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 9,397 9,988 11,707
East of England median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Server Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Server Engineer in the East of England

Server Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Server Engineer in the East of England

Server Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Server Engineer in the East of England over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Server Engineer in the East of England

Server Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Engineer within the East of England region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. 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
Hertfordshire -3 21 £39,000 -8.24% 5
Cambridgeshire -36 17 £52,500 +40.00% 3
Essex +7 8 £52,500 +16.67%
Bedfordshire +38 6 £42,500 -5.56% 2
Suffolk - 2 - -
Server Engineer
England

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 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 East of England region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 46 (85.19%) Windows
2 43 (79.63%) Windows Server
3 34 (62.96%) Microsoft
4 31 (57.41%) Active Directory
4 31 (57.41%) VMware
5 23 (42.59%) Hyper-V
5 23 (42.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (37.04%) SCCM
6 20 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (31.48%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (27.78%) Office 365
8 15 (27.78%) MCITP
8 15 (27.78%) ITIL
9 13 (24.07%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (22.22%) SCOM
10 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (20.37%) DNS
12 10 (18.52%) Data Centre
12 10 (18.52%) Oracle
12 10 (18.52%) Firewall
12 10 (18.52%) Finance
12 10 (18.52%) Cybersecurity
13 8 (14.81%) Oracle Database
13 8 (14.81%) Internet
13 8 (14.81%) MS Exchange
13 8 (14.81%) DHCP
13 8 (14.81%) Analytical Mindset
14 7 (12.96%) Cisco
14 7 (12.96%) PowerShell
14 7 (12.96%) Degree

Server Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 8 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.56%) JBoss
4 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 15 (27.78%) Office 365
2 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.37%) DNS
2 10 (18.52%) Firewall
3 8 (14.81%) DHCP
3 8 (14.81%) Internet
4 5 (9.26%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (7.41%) Wireless
6 3 (5.56%) NAS
6 3 (5.56%) SAN
6 3 (5.56%) TCP/IP
6 3 (5.56%) VPN
7 1 (1.85%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.85%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.70%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (1.85%) Big Data
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MSI
2 2 (3.70%) Hudson
2 2 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.70%) JUnit
2 2 (3.70%) PyUnit
2 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (18.52%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Banking
3 5 (9.26%) Dutch Language
3 5 (9.26%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (18.52%) Data Centre
3 8 (14.81%) Analytical Mindset
4 3 (5.56%) NHS
5 2 (3.70%) CMDB
6 1 (1.85%) Clustering
6 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.85%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 46 (85.19%) Windows
2 43 (79.63%) Windows Server
3 23 (42.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (9.26%) Linux
5 5 (9.26%) Windows 10
6 3 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) ITIL
2 10 (18.52%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (9.26%) Email Filtering
3 5 (9.26%) High Availability
3 5 (9.26%) IT Strategy
3 5 (9.26%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (9.26%) Problem Management
3 5 (9.26%) Project Management
3 5 (9.26%) Server Building
3 5 (9.26%) Validation
4 3 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (3.70%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.70%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (3.70%) DevOps
5 2 (3.70%) Performance Measurement
5 2 (3.70%) SDLC
5 2 (3.70%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (1.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.96%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.56%) Java
2 3 (5.56%) Perl
3 1 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (31.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (27.78%) MCITP
3 7 (12.96%) Degree
4 5 (9.26%) CCNA
4 5 (9.26%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.70%) MCSE
6 1 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (57.41%) Active Directory
2 23 (42.59%) Hyper-V
3 20 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (5.56%) vSphere
5 2 (3.70%) vCloud
6 1 (1.85%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.85%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 20 (37.04%) SCCM
2 12 (22.22%) SCOM
3 4 (7.41%) Nagios
4 3 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.70%) Puppet
6 1 (1.85%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 34 (62.96%) Microsoft
2 31 (57.41%) VMware
3 10 (18.52%) Oracle
4 7 (12.96%) Cisco
5 6 (11.11%) NetApp
6 3 (5.56%) Citrix
6 3 (5.56%) Intel
6 3 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.56%) Sophos
7 2 (3.70%) Cerner
8 1 (1.85%) HP
8 1 (1.85%) Sage
8 1 (1.85%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.85%) Webroot