Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Server Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Essex 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.

Server Engineer
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 119 134
Rank change year-on-year +20 +15 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 8 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.57% 0.98% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 1.06% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 9
Essex median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +26.76% -18.86%
10th Percentile £22,500 £33,500 £32,650
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,000 £41,750
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +28.57% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent vacancies in Essex with a recognized job title 1330 1980 2481
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.93% 92.87% 94.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1133 1525 1836
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +8.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £23,050 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Server Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

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 6 months to 22 November 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 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
Colchester +1 3 £52,500 +10.53%
Purfleet - 3 £23,000 -
Chelmsford -7 2 £55,000 +10.00%
Server Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Essex region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (37.50%) vSphere
3 3 (37.50%) Office 365
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) JBoss
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (37.50%) DHCP
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) Perl
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (37.50%) Intel
3 3 (37.50%) NetApp
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 3 (37.50%) Internet
3 3 (37.50%) Nagios
3 3 (37.50%) Sophos
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) SCCM

Server Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 3 (37.50%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
1 3 (37.50%) Internet
1 3 (37.50%) NAS
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Hudson
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (25.00%) JUnit
1 2 (25.00%) PyUnit
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Measurement
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) Perl
2 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (37.50%) vSphere
4 2 (25.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Nagios
1 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Intel
3 3 (37.50%) NetApp
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 3 (37.50%) Sophos