The median annual salary for a Senior Server Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 794 883 879
Rank change year-on-year +89 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Server Engineer 48 64 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.060% 0.066% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.068% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 47 55 43
Median salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £38,250 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £42,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year +10.11% +9.80%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 77061 94037 97778
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.27% 96.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64544 79531 80662
Median salary £46,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Server Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 3 months to 28 March 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 3 months to 28 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
London +58 17 £52,500 -4.54% 1
South East +42 9 £55,000 +37.50% 1
North West - 9 £45,000 - 1
East of England - 8 £55,000 - 1
Yorkshire +32 4 £37,500 -9.09% 1
South West - 1 £42,500 -
Senior Server Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 63 (70.79%) Windows
2 55 (61.80%) Windows Server
3 49 (55.06%) VMware
4 40 (44.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (34.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (32.58%) Microsoft
7 28 (31.46%) Active Directory
8 25 (28.09%) Microsoft Certification
9 24 (26.97%) Citrix
9 24 (26.97%) DNS
10 22 (24.72%) MS Excel
11 21 (23.60%) Linux
11 21 (23.60%) Firewall
12 20 (22.47%) Cisco
12 20 (22.47%) Office 365
12 20 (22.47%) Data Centre
13 18 (20.22%) DHCP
13 18 (20.22%) MCSE
13 18 (20.22%) VMware Infrastructure
14 17 (19.10%) MS Exchange
15 16 (17.98%) HP
15 16 (17.98%) Migration
15 16 (17.98%) VMware ESXi
16 15 (16.85%) SCCM
16 15 (16.85%) Finance
16 15 (16.85%) ITIL
17 14 (15.73%) Cisco Certification
18 13 (14.61%) Red Hat
18 13 (14.61%) Hyper-V
19 12 (13.48%) VMware Server

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 17 (19.10%) MS Exchange
2 7 (7.87%) Apache
2 7 (7.87%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (7.87%) IIS
3 6 (6.74%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (6.74%) Skype for Business
4 4 (4.49%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (3.37%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.25%) nginx
6 2 (2.25%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.12%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.12%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.12%) CMS
7 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.12%) MS Project Server
7 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.12%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 22 (24.72%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (22.47%) Office 365
2 10 (11.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (8.99%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (8.99%) SaaS
4 2 (2.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 24 (26.97%) DNS
2 21 (23.60%) Firewall
3 18 (20.22%) DHCP
4 8 (8.99%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (8.99%) Internet
5 6 (6.74%) MPLS
5 6 (6.74%) SAN
6 5 (5.62%) VLAN
6 5 (5.62%) VPN
7 4 (4.49%) 3G
7 4 (4.49%) 4G
7 4 (4.49%) BGP
7 4 (4.49%) DSL
7 4 (4.49%) IPv4
7 4 (4.49%) IPv6
7 4 (4.49%) L2TP
7 4 (4.49%) OSPF
7 4 (4.49%) PABX
7 4 (4.49%) SNMP
7 4 (4.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.62%) MySQL
3 4 (4.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (4.49%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.49%) Redis
4 1 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.25%) Subversion
2 2 (2.25%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (16.85%) Finance
2 7 (7.87%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.49%) Games
4 2 (2.25%) Advertising
4 2 (2.25%) Marketing
5 1 (1.12%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.62%) Spring
1 5 (5.62%) Web Services
2 4 (4.49%) Node.js
2 4 (4.49%) Spring Boot
3 2 (2.25%) .NET
4 1 (1.12%) J2EE
4 1 (1.12%) Spring MVC
4 1 (1.12%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.47%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.62%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.62%) FlexPod
3 3 (3.37%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.37%) Client/Server
3 3 (3.37%) Clustering
3 3 (3.37%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.25%) Derivative
4 2 (2.25%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.25%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.12%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.12%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.12%) PKI
5 1 (1.12%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 63 (70.79%) Windows
2 55 (61.80%) Windows Server
3 40 (44.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (34.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (23.60%) Linux
6 10 (11.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (10.11%) CentOS
8 5 (5.62%) Data ONTAP
8 5 (5.62%) Windows 7
9 4 (4.49%) Windows 8
9 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.25%) AIX
10 2 (2.25%) Unix
10 2 (2.25%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.12%) SUSE
11 1 (1.12%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.98%) Migration
2 15 (16.85%) ITIL
3 10 (11.24%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (6.74%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (5.62%) Change Management
5 5 (5.62%) OO
5 5 (5.62%) Virtual Environments
6 4 (4.49%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (4.49%) CRM
6 4 (4.49%) Fault Analysis
6 4 (4.49%) ITIL V3
6 4 (4.49%) Mentoring
6 4 (4.49%) Problem Management
7 3 (3.37%) Capacity Management
7 3 (3.37%) Data Protection
7 3 (3.37%) MVC
8 2 (2.25%) Online Marketing
8 2 (2.25%) Open Source
8 2 (2.25%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (2.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.36%) Python
2 8 (8.99%) PowerShell
3 7 (7.87%) Bash Shell
4 6 (6.74%) C#
5 5 (5.62%) Java
5 5 (5.62%) SQL
6 4 (4.49%) C++
6 4 (4.49%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.37%) Perl
8 2 (2.25%) Ruby
8 2 (2.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (28.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (20.22%) MCSE
3 14 (15.73%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (11.24%) CCNA
4 10 (11.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (10.11%) MCSA
6 8 (8.99%) MCITP
7 7 (7.87%) Degree
8 5 (5.62%) NCDA
9 4 (4.49%) CCA
9 4 (4.49%) CCNP
9 4 (4.49%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
11 1 (1.12%) HNC
11 1 (1.12%) HND
11 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.12%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.74%) QA
2 3 (3.37%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (31.46%) Active Directory
2 18 (20.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (17.98%) VMware ESXi
4 13 (14.61%) Hyper-V
5 12 (13.48%) VMware Server
6 7 (7.87%) vSphere
7 6 (6.74%) VMware ESX
8 3 (3.37%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (2.25%) Postfix
9 2 (2.25%) Sendmail
9 2 (2.25%) XenApp
9 2 (2.25%) XenDesktop
10 1 (1.12%) ISA Server
10 1 (1.12%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (16.85%) SCCM
2 12 (13.48%) SCOM
3 4 (4.49%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (4.49%) OpenView
4 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (3.37%) NetBackup
4 3 (3.37%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.25%) Ansible
5 2 (2.25%) FortiGate
5 2 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.25%) Puppet
5 2 (2.25%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.12%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.12%) DameWare
6 1 (1.12%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 49 (55.06%) VMware
2 29 (32.58%) Microsoft
3 24 (26.97%) Citrix
4 20 (22.47%) Cisco
5 16 (17.98%) HP
6 13 (14.61%) Red Hat
7 8 (8.99%) NetApp
8 7 (7.87%) CheckPoint
9 6 (6.74%) SonicWALL
10 5 (5.62%) Avaya
10 5 (5.62%) Draytek
10 5 (5.62%) Symantec
11 4 (4.49%) Aerohive Networks
11 4 (4.49%) Cyberoam
11 4 (4.49%) Fortinet
11 4 (4.49%) Meraki
11 4 (4.49%) Riverbed
12 3 (3.37%) Dell
12 3 (3.37%) EMC
12 3 (3.37%) Sophos
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