The median annual salary for a Server Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 27 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
England / London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 474 455 512
Rank change year-on-year -19 +57  
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 129 187 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.35% 0.47% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.49% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 121 175 138
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% +4.39%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,500 £57,500
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 London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34788 38440 42425
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.80% 95.91% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 28171 33459 35846
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
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 London

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

Job vacancy trend for Server Engineer in London

Server Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Server Engineer in London

Server Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Server Engineer in London over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Server Engineer in London

Server Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 27 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
City of London +12 11 £56,250 +12.50% 2
Croydon - 7 £23,500 -
Uxbridge - 4 £70,000 - 1
Twickenham -9 3 £47,500 +18.75%
Hayes - 3 £42,500 -
Brentford - 2 £45,000 -
Server Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 London region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 218 (82.26%) Windows
2 189 (71.32%) Active Directory
3 183 (69.06%) Windows Server
4 166 (62.64%) Microsoft
5 158 (59.62%) VMware
6 110 (41.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 103 (38.87%) Windows Server 2008
8 97 (36.60%) VMware Infrastructure
8 97 (36.60%) MS Exchange
9 90 (33.96%) Cisco
10 89 (33.58%) Hyper-V
11 67 (25.28%) Microsoft Certification
11 67 (25.28%) Firewall
12 65 (24.53%) PowerShell
13 64 (24.15%) Citrix
14 61 (23.02%) DNS
14 61 (23.02%) SQL Server
15 57 (21.51%) Windows 7
16 56 (21.13%) HP
17 55 (20.75%) DHCP
18 53 (20.00%) Finance
19 52 (19.62%) Exchange Server 2010
20 51 (19.25%) Office 365
20 51 (19.25%) SAN
21 49 (18.49%) ITIL
22 47 (17.74%) Linux
23 45 (16.98%) SCCM
24 44 (16.60%) XenApp
24 44 (16.60%) MCSE
25 40 (15.09%) Data Centre

Server Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 97 (36.60%) MS Exchange
2 52 (19.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (13.21%) SharePoint
4 33 (12.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 19 (7.17%) IIS
6 14 (5.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 14 (5.28%) Skype for Business
7 12 (4.53%) SharePoint 2013
8 10 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (3.02%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (2.64%) Apache
11 4 (1.51%) MS Project Server
12 3 (1.13%) SAS
13 2 (0.75%) Confluence
13 2 (0.75%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.75%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.38%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.38%) Apache Spark
14 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
14 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 22 (8.30%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (6.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (3.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (3.77%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.51%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 51 (19.25%) Office 365
2 33 (12.45%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (11.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (1.51%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (1.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.13%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (1.13%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.13%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.75%) IaaS
7 2 (0.75%) PaaS
8 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (25.28%) Firewall
2 61 (23.02%) DNS
3 55 (20.75%) DHCP
4 51 (19.25%) SAN
5 37 (13.96%) TCP/IP
6 24 (9.06%) VLAN
7 23 (8.68%) LAN
8 22 (8.30%) VPN
9 17 (6.42%) Wireless
10 13 (4.91%) Skype
11 9 (3.40%) MPLS
12 8 (3.02%) Internet
12 8 (3.02%) Network Security
12 8 (3.02%) WAN
13 6 (2.26%) BGP
13 6 (2.26%) IPv4
13 6 (2.26%) SNMP
14 5 (1.89%) DSL
14 5 (1.89%) L2TP
14 5 (1.89%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (23.02%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (4.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (3.40%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.51%) MySQL
5 4 (1.51%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (1.51%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (1.13%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (1.13%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (0.75%) Redis
8 1 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.38%) Big Data
8 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.13%) JIRA
3 1 (0.38%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.38%) MSI
General
1 53 (20.00%) Finance
2 18 (6.79%) Banking
3 8 (3.02%) Law
4 7 (2.64%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.26%) Retail
6 4 (1.51%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.75%) Games
8 1 (0.38%) Advertising
8 1 (0.38%) Back Office
8 1 (0.38%) Electronics
8 1 (0.38%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (7.55%) Software Packaging
2 10 (3.77%) Middleware
3 8 (3.02%) AngularJS
4 7 (2.64%) Spring
5 6 (2.26%) J2EE
5 6 (2.26%) Node.js
6 5 (1.89%) React
6 5 (1.89%) Spring MVC
6 5 (1.89%) Struts
6 5 (1.89%) Web Services
7 4 (1.51%) Serverless Framework
8 3 (1.13%) .NET
9 2 (0.75%) LAMP
9 2 (0.75%) Spring Boot
9 2 (0.75%) WinForms
10 1 (0.38%) Celery
10 1 (0.38%) Django
10 1 (0.38%) Elastic Stack
10 1 (0.38%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (0.38%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 40 (15.09%) Data Centre
2 34 (12.83%) Hedge funds
3 18 (6.79%) Management Information System
4 15 (5.66%) Blackberry
5 14 (5.28%) Driving Licence
6 12 (4.53%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (4.15%) Computer Science
8 10 (3.77%) iPad
9 8 (3.02%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (3.02%) Fat Client
9 8 (3.02%) Thin Client
10 5 (1.89%) Clustering
10 5 (1.89%) EMC VNX
11 4 (1.51%) HP Storage
11 4 (1.51%) PKI
12 3 (1.13%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.75%) EMC VMAX
13 2 (0.75%) Greenfield Project
13 2 (0.75%) iSeries
13 2 (0.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 218 (82.26%) Windows
2 183 (69.06%) Windows Server
3 110 (41.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 103 (38.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 57 (21.51%) Windows 7
6 47 (17.74%) Linux
7 31 (11.70%) Windows 10
8 30 (11.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 24 (9.06%) Windows 8
10 10 (3.77%) CentOS
10 10 (3.77%) Windows Vista
11 7 (2.64%) Windows 2000 Server
12 6 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (1.89%) Debian
13 5 (1.89%) Ubuntu
14 4 (1.51%) Unix
15 3 (1.13%) Oracle Linux
16 1 (0.38%) Android
16 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (18.49%) ITIL
2 37 (13.96%) Disaster Recovery
3 24 (9.06%) Task Automation
4 19 (7.17%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 18 (6.79%) Incident Management
6 14 (5.28%) Information Security
6 14 (5.28%) Migration
7 12 (4.53%) DevOps
8 11 (4.15%) Release Management
9 10 (3.77%) MVC
10 9 (3.40%) Proactive Monitoring
10 9 (3.40%) Service Management
10 9 (3.40%) Software Engineering
11 8 (3.02%) Application Packaging
11 8 (3.02%) Problem Management
12 7 (2.64%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (2.64%) High Availability
12 7 (2.64%) Mobile Device Management
12 7 (2.64%) Penetration Testing
12 7 (2.64%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 65 (24.53%) PowerShell
2 20 (7.55%) SQL
3 12 (4.53%) Java
4 10 (3.77%) C#
5 8 (3.02%) VBA
6 7 (2.64%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.51%) Bash Shell
7 4 (1.51%) Go
8 3 (1.13%) Python
9 2 (0.75%) C++
9 2 (0.75%) Perl
9 2 (0.75%) VB
10 1 (0.38%) AWK
10 1 (0.38%) C
10 1 (0.38%) Clojure
10 1 (0.38%) ES6
10 1 (0.38%) Lisp
10 1 (0.38%) sed
10 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 67 (25.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (16.60%) MCSE
3 33 (12.45%) Degree
4 29 (10.94%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (7.92%) CCNP
6 20 (7.55%) CCNA
7 19 (7.17%) Master's Degree
8 15 (5.66%) MCSA
9 12 (4.53%) DBS Check
10 11 (4.15%) Computer Science Degree
10 11 (4.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (1.89%) MCITP
12 4 (1.51%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (1.51%) MCP
13 2 (0.75%) CCA
13 2 (0.75%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.42%) SLA
2 2 (0.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 189 (71.32%) Active Directory
2 97 (36.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 89 (33.58%) Hyper-V
4 44 (16.60%) XenApp
5 38 (14.34%) VMware ESXi
6 30 (11.32%) vSphere
6 30 (11.32%) XenDesktop
7 19 (7.17%) VMware Workstation
8 8 (3.02%) Virtual Servers
8 8 (3.02%) XenServer
9 7 (2.64%) Virtual Machines
10 6 (2.26%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (2.26%) VMware Server
11 5 (1.89%) Docker
11 5 (1.89%) NFS
11 5 (1.89%) Terminal Services
12 4 (1.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 45 (16.98%) SCCM
2 21 (7.92%) Backup Exec
3 16 (6.04%) NetBackup
4 14 (5.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 11 (4.15%) SCOM
6 10 (3.77%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (1.89%) Cisco CUCM
7 5 (1.89%) McAfee ePO
7 5 (1.89%) vCenter Server
8 4 (1.51%) cPanel
9 3 (1.13%) Puppet
9 3 (1.13%) SCOrch
9 3 (1.13%) Simpana
10 2 (0.75%) Ansible
10 2 (0.75%) EdgeSight
10 2 (0.75%) Nagios
10 2 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.75%) SCSM
10 2 (0.75%) Terraform
10 2 (0.75%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 166 (62.64%) Microsoft
2 158 (59.62%) VMware
3 90 (33.96%) Cisco
4 64 (24.15%) Citrix
5 56 (21.13%) HP
6 28 (10.57%) Dell
7 26 (9.81%) Symantec
8 22 (8.30%) NetApp
9 20 (7.55%) Red Hat
10 19 (7.17%) Avaya
10 19 (7.17%) EMC
11 16 (6.04%) Draytek
12 15 (5.66%) Meraki
13 13 (4.91%) SonicWALL
14 11 (4.15%) Veeam
14 11 (4.15%) Veritas
15 10 (3.77%) 3Com
15 10 (3.77%) D-Link
15 10 (3.77%) Linksys
15 10 (3.77%) NETGEAR
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