The median annual salary for a Server Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 82 -
Rank change year-on-year -16 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 2 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.16% 1.17% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 1.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Median salary £47,500 £65,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.92% -  
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.02% +5.71%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. 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
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1181 1146 1327
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 94.94% 95.98% 95.40%
Number of salaries quoted 726 659 834
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +0.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £60,000 £67,500
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 Edinburgh

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) SonicWALL
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Splunk
3 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) MBA
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange

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 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Broadband
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) BCP
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (50.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Splunk
2 1 (25.00%) VMware