Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Server Engineer was £43,750 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 19 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 120 102
Rank change year-on-year +18 -18 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 6 8 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.46% 0.47% 2.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.48% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 54
Kent median annual salary £43,750 £32,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.62% -14.47% +26.67%
10th Percentile £33,625 £21,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £52,875 £37,500 £43,750
South East median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.60% +2.67% +13.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent vacancies in Kent with a recognized job title 1285 1675 2178
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.02% 98.24% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1085 1483 1951
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -2.44%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,550 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Server Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Server Engineer in Kent

Server Engineer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Server Engineer in Kent

Server Engineer
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Server Engineer in Kent over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Server Engineer in Kent

Server Engineer
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Engineer within the Kent region over the 6 months to 19 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
Sittingbourne -2 2 - -
Maidstone - 2 £55,000 -
Chatham +1 1 - -
Server Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 Kent region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (50.00%) Office 365
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Server
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (16.67%) VBScript
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) Clustering
5 1 (16.67%) Information Security
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) WSH
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) VoIP

Server Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (16.67%) Information Security
1 1 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (16.67%) Patch Management
1 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) VBScript
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Server
4 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Avaya
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix