The median annual salary for a Server Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Server Engineer
Rank 76 103 93
Rank change year-on-year +27 -10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 13 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.28% 0.19% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 0.19% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 10
Median salary £50,000 £46,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.95% -6.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +2.73% +1.38%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 962 1047 1178
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 94.87% 97.21% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 731 810 944
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Server Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Server Engineer in Essex

Server Engineer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Server Engineer in Essex

Server Engineer
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Server Engineer in Essex over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Server Engineer in Essex

Server Engineer
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Engineer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 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
Colchester +9 11 £50,750 +8.55%
Server Engineer
East of England

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Essex region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 24 (88.89%) Windows
2 22 (81.48%) Windows Server
3 19 (70.37%) SCCM
3 19 (70.37%) SCOM
4 16 (59.26%) Red Hat
5 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
6 14 (51.85%) Linux
7 13 (48.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (37.04%) Configuration Management
10 9 (33.33%) Data Centre
11 8 (29.63%) Office 365
11 8 (29.63%) VMware
12 7 (25.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (18.52%) NetApp
13 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
13 5 (18.52%) vSphere
14 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
14 4 (14.81%) Virtual Machines
14 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
14 4 (14.81%) JBoss
14 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
14 4 (14.81%) Java
15 3 (11.11%) Perl
16 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
16 2 (7.41%) NAS
16 2 (7.41%) Capacity Management

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 4 (14.81%) JBoss
2 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Office 365
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (3.70%) Automotive
1 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (88.89%) Windows
2 22 (81.48%) Windows Server
3 14 (51.85%) Linux
4 13 (48.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.70%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Configuration Management
2 2 (7.41%) Capacity Management
2 2 (7.41%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
2 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.70%) DevOps
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) Java
2 3 (11.11%) Perl
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (18.52%) vSphere
2 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.81%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (3.70%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (70.37%) SCCM
1 19 (70.37%) SCOM
2 7 (25.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (3.70%) Nagios
3 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Red Hat
2 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 8 (29.63%) VMware
4 5 (18.52%) NetApp
5 2 (7.41%) Citrix
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle
6 1 (3.70%) F5
6 1 (3.70%) Hortonworks