The median annual salary for a Server Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 80 87
Rank change year-on-year +10 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 7 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.06% 0.53% 1.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.54% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 18
Median salary £30,000 £24,000 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -29.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.02% +5.71%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 649 931 1055
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 98.33% 98.21% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 560 820 939
Median salary £36,000 £39,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +9.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Server Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 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
Sittingbourne -5 3 £22,500 -
Tonbridge - 2 £30,000 -
Maidstone +2 1 £45,000 +87.50%
Server Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 16 (88.89%) Windows
1 16 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 14 (77.78%) MS Exchange
2 14 (77.78%) VMware
2 14 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 12 (66.67%) Cisco
4 11 (61.11%) VPN
4 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (61.11%) VLAN
4 11 (61.11%) SAN
4 11 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (61.11%) Veeam
5 10 (55.56%) vSphere
6 9 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (50.00%) Backup Exec
6 9 (50.00%) WatchGuard
6 9 (50.00%) iSCSI
6 9 (50.00%) Firewall
6 9 (50.00%) Wireless
6 9 (50.00%) Migration
6 9 (50.00%) Internet
6 9 (50.00%) Symantec
6 9 (50.00%) McAfee
6 9 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
6 9 (50.00%) Blackberry
6 9 (50.00%) Citrix
6 9 (50.00%) E-Commerce
6 9 (50.00%) SLA
6 9 (50.00%) Kaspersky
6 9 (50.00%) Mac OS

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 14 (77.78%) MS Exchange
2 9 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) SAN
1 11 (61.11%) VLAN
1 11 (61.11%) VPN
2 9 (50.00%) Firewall
2 9 (50.00%) Internet
2 9 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 9 (50.00%) Wireless
3 4 (22.22%) DHCP
3 4 (22.22%) DNS
4 2 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (11.11%) LAN
4 2 (11.11%) NAS
4 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.11%) WAN
4 2 (11.11%) WLAN
5 1 (5.56%) VoIP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (50.00%) Mac OS
4 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
1 9 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 9 (50.00%) Migration
1 9 (50.00%) Server Building
2 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) CCNA
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (16.67%) MCSE
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) Master's Degree
2 2 (11.11%) MCSA
3 1 (5.56%) RHCE
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 11 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (55.56%) vSphere
4 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
5 2 (11.11%) Firmware
5 2 (11.11%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 9 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) VMware
2 12 (66.67%) Cisco
3 11 (61.11%) Veeam
4 9 (50.00%) Citrix
4 9 (50.00%) Kaspersky
4 9 (50.00%) McAfee
4 9 (50.00%) Symantec
4 9 (50.00%) WatchGuard
5 2 (11.11%) Dell
5 2 (11.11%) HP
5 2 (11.11%) IBM
5 2 (11.11%) Sun
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
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