Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Server Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 23 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 127 153
Rank change year-on-year -25 +26 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 3 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.11% 0.39% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.40% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 4
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £38,670 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.84% +31.08% -15.71%
10th Percentile £34,750 £32,488 £26,975
90th Percentile £55,250 £46,838 £31,975
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £38,670 £29,750
% change year-on-year +9.91% +29.98% -6.30%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. 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
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies in Edinburgh with a recognized job title 2599 2224 2912
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.22% 95.37% 95.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1589 1464 1864
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £27,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Server Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Server Engineer in Edinburgh

Server Engineer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Server Engineer in Edinburgh

Server Engineer
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Server Engineer in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Server Engineer in Edinburgh

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Edinburgh region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Splunk
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) Legal
2 2 (66.67%) MBA
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Nagios
2 2 (66.67%) BCP
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Disruptive Innovation
3 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (33.33%) C#

Server Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) BCP
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (33.33%) Disruptive Innovation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) MBA
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Nagios
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Splunk
2 2 (66.67%) VMware