Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Server Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Senior Server Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1089 1106 1170
Rank change year-on-year +17 +64 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Server Engineer 83 84 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.049% 0.047% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.048% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 77 68 93
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.32% +13.89% +8.43%
10th Percentile £38,022 £34,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £71,800 £62,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% +9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161995 173250 195876
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.73% 96.51% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 131003 146259 164261
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Senior Server Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Server Engineer in England

Senior Server Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior Server Engineer in England

Senior Server Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Server Engineer in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Server Engineer in England

Senior Server Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Server Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
London +16 50 £65,000 +23.81%
South East +20 15 £55,000 +2.33% 1
East of England - 10 £55,000 -
Yorkshire +19 5 £37,500 -3.23%
North of England -13 5 £37,500 -3.23%
South West +12 2 £45,000 +47.54%
Senior Server Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Senior 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 England region featuring Senior Server Engineer in the job title.

1 71 (85.54%) Windows
2 55 (66.27%) Windows Server
3 54 (65.06%) VMware
4 50 (60.24%) Microsoft
4 50 (60.24%) Active Directory
5 42 (50.60%) Cisco
6 40 (48.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 35 (42.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 31 (37.35%) Microsoft Azure
9 29 (34.94%) Office 365
10 26 (31.33%) Hyper-V
11 25 (30.12%) SCCM
11 25 (30.12%) Cisco Certification
12 24 (28.92%) PowerShell
13 23 (27.71%) VMware Infrastructure
13 23 (27.71%) Microsoft Certification
14 22 (26.51%) Finance
15 21 (25.30%) Linux
15 21 (25.30%) Windows 10
16 20 (24.10%) SAN
17 19 (22.89%) vSphere
17 19 (22.89%) Windows 7
18 18 (21.69%) MCSE
18 18 (21.69%) MS Exchange
19 17 (20.48%) Financial Institution
20 16 (19.28%) Citrix
21 15 (18.07%) SCOM
22 14 (16.87%) Migration
22 14 (16.87%) CCNA
22 14 (16.87%) Python

Senior Server Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 18 (21.69%) MS Exchange
2 13 (15.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (8.43%) IIS
4 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.20%) Apache
5 1 (1.20%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.20%) CMS
5 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 31 (37.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (34.94%) Office 365
3 10 (12.05%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.61%) IaaS
4 3 (3.61%) SaaS
5 1 (1.20%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.20%) PaaS
5 1 (1.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (24.10%) SAN
2 13 (15.66%) Firewall
3 10 (12.05%) LAN
3 10 (12.05%) TCP/IP
4 7 (8.43%) DNS
4 7 (8.43%) VLAN
5 6 (7.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 6 (7.23%) VoIP
5 6 (7.23%) Wireless
6 5 (6.02%) BIG-IP
6 5 (6.02%) DHCP
6 5 (6.02%) Ethernet
6 5 (6.02%) Fibre Channel
6 5 (6.02%) Skype
6 5 (6.02%) WAN
7 3 (3.61%) Internet
7 3 (3.61%) NAS
7 3 (3.61%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.20%) BGP
8 1 (1.20%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.05%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.02%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (6.02%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 22 (26.51%) Finance
2 17 (20.48%) Financial Institution
3 11 (13.25%) Manufacturing
4 7 (8.43%) Banking
5 1 (1.20%) Front Office
5 1 (1.20%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.20%) Legal
5 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.25%) .NET
1 11 (13.25%) WSH
2 1 (1.20%) J2EE
2 1 (1.20%) Spring
2 1 (1.20%) Spring MVC
2 1 (1.20%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.43%) Clustering
2 3 (3.61%) Hedge funds
3 2 (2.41%) HP Storage
4 1 (1.20%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.20%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.20%) PKI
4 1 (1.20%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.20%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 71 (85.54%) Windows
2 55 (66.27%) Windows Server
3 40 (48.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 35 (42.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (25.30%) Linux
5 21 (25.30%) Windows 10
6 19 (22.89%) Windows 7
7 5 (6.02%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.41%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.20%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.20%) Unix
9 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.87%) Migration
2 13 (15.66%) Patch Management
3 11 (13.25%) Low Latency
4 8 (9.64%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (9.64%) Mentoring
5 7 (8.43%) BCP
5 7 (8.43%) Collaborative Working
5 7 (8.43%) Virtual Environments
6 6 (7.23%) Business Continuity
6 6 (7.23%) Business Continuity Planning
7 5 (6.02%) Change Control
7 5 (6.02%) E-Commerce
7 5 (6.02%) ITIL
7 5 (6.02%) Proactive Monitoring
8 4 (4.82%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (4.82%) Software Engineering
9 3 (3.61%) Coaching
9 3 (3.61%) Pair Programming
9 3 (3.61%) Regression Testing
9 3 (3.61%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (28.92%) PowerShell
2 14 (16.87%) Python
2 14 (16.87%) SQL
3 11 (13.25%) C#
3 11 (13.25%) Perl
4 6 (7.23%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.61%) C++
6 1 (1.20%) Java
6 1 (1.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (30.12%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (27.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (21.69%) MCSE
4 14 (16.87%) CCNA
5 8 (9.64%) MCSA
6 2 (2.41%) MCITP
6 2 (2.41%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 50 (60.24%) Active Directory
2 26 (31.33%) Hyper-V
3 23 (27.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (22.89%) vSphere
5 11 (13.25%) DFS Replication
5 11 (13.25%) Terminal Server
6 9 (10.84%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (3.61%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (2.41%) ISA Server
8 2 (2.41%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (2.41%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.20%) MetaFrame
9 1 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.20%) XenApp
9 1 (1.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (30.12%) SCCM
2 15 (18.07%) SCOM
3 11 (13.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 11 (13.25%) WMI
4 5 (6.02%) Failover Clustering
4 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (2.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.20%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (1.20%) OpenView
6 1 (1.20%) Puppet
6 1 (1.20%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.20%) Terraform
6 1 (1.20%) vCenter Server
6 1 (1.20%) vRealize
6 1 (1.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 54 (65.06%) VMware
2 50 (60.24%) Microsoft
3 42 (50.60%) Cisco
4 16 (19.28%) Citrix
5 10 (12.05%) HP
6 6 (7.23%) F5
6 6 (7.23%) Hitachi
6 6 (7.23%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.82%) NetApp
8 3 (3.61%) Sophos
9 2 (2.41%) Avaya
9 2 (2.41%) Dell
10 1 (1.20%) Draytek
10 1 (1.20%) EMC
10 1 (1.20%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.20%) NETGEAR
10 1 (1.20%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.20%) Sun
10 1 (1.20%) Veeam
10 1 (1.20%) WatchGuard