The median annual salary for a Server Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in London 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
England / London
Rank 454 470 426
Rank change year-on-year +16 -44  
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 134 189 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.40% 0.45% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.47% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 131 177 202
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 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 32198 40075 40268
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.73% 96.13% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 27217 34571 33828
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
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 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 24 March 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 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
City of London +52 28 £42,000 -13.40% 6
Croydon +9 5 £23,000 -9.80%
Barnet - 2 £31,582 -
West End of London +8 1 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Canary Wharf - 1 £70,000 -
Server Engineer
England

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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 London region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 184 (77.64%) Windows
2 162 (68.35%) Windows Server
3 153 (64.56%) VMware
4 148 (62.45%) Active Directory
5 146 (61.60%) Microsoft
6 100 (42.19%) VMware Infrastructure
7 84 (35.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 83 (35.02%) Windows Server 2008
9 82 (34.60%) Hyper-V
10 81 (34.18%) MS Exchange
11 73 (30.80%) Cisco
12 69 (29.11%) MS Excel
12 69 (29.11%) PowerShell
13 62 (26.16%) Microsoft Certification
14 59 (24.89%) SQL Server
15 56 (23.63%) Citrix
16 55 (23.21%) SAN
17 54 (22.78%) MCSE
17 54 (22.78%) Firewall
18 52 (21.94%) ITIL
18 52 (21.94%) SCCM
19 50 (21.10%) Linux
20 49 (20.68%) DNS
21 47 (19.83%) Windows 7
22 44 (18.57%) Office 365
23 40 (16.88%) DHCP
24 38 (16.03%) Exchange Server 2010
25 37 (15.61%) VMware ESX
26 36 (15.19%) HP
27 35 (14.77%) Data Centre

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 81 (34.18%) MS Exchange
2 38 (16.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (13.08%) SharePoint
4 25 (10.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 22 (9.28%) IIS
6 17 (7.17%) Skype for Business
7 13 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (3.80%) Apache
9 8 (3.38%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (2.95%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (2.95%) Tomcat
11 6 (2.53%) Confluence
12 4 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (1.69%) JBoss
12 4 (1.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 4 (1.69%) WebLogic
12 4 (1.69%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2003
14 1 (0.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 69 (29.11%) MS Excel
2 22 (9.28%) MS Office
3 10 (4.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 44 (18.57%) Office 365
2 24 (10.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (9.70%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (2.95%) SaaS
5 6 (2.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 5 (2.11%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.42%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (23.21%) SAN
2 54 (22.78%) Firewall
3 49 (20.68%) DNS
4 40 (16.88%) DHCP
5 27 (11.39%) TCP/IP
6 15 (6.33%) LAN
6 15 (6.33%) VPN
7 11 (4.64%) NAS
8 10 (4.22%) Internet
9 8 (3.38%) Network Security
9 8 (3.38%) VoIP
9 8 (3.38%) Wireless
10 7 (2.95%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (2.95%) Skype
10 7 (2.95%) Unified Communications
10 7 (2.95%) VLAN
11 6 (2.53%) HTTP
11 6 (2.53%) LDAP
11 6 (2.53%) MPLS
12 5 (2.11%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (24.89%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.91%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (4.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.11%) MySQL
4 5 (2.11%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (1.69%) RDBMS
5 4 (1.69%) Redis
5 4 (1.69%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.42%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (2.53%) JIRA
2 3 (1.27%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.84%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.42%) Maven
4 1 (0.42%) MSI
General
1 28 (11.81%) Finance
2 14 (5.91%) Law
3 11 (4.64%) Back Office
4 9 (3.80%) Banking
5 8 (3.38%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.53%) Retail
7 5 (2.11%) Games
8 2 (0.84%) Advertising
8 2 (0.84%) Marketing
8 2 (0.84%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.42%) Electronics
9 1 (0.42%) Legal
9 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (8.02%) Software Packaging
2 16 (6.75%) Middleware
3 9 (3.80%) Node.js
4 8 (3.38%) AngularJS
4 8 (3.38%) Web Services
5 6 (2.53%) React
6 5 (2.11%) Serverless Framework
7 4 (1.69%) .NET
7 4 (1.69%) LAMP
7 4 (1.69%) Spring
7 4 (1.69%) Spring Boot
8 2 (0.84%) WinForms
9 1 (0.42%) Celery
9 1 (0.42%) Django
9 1 (0.42%) Elastic Stack
9 1 (0.42%) J2EE
9 1 (0.42%) JDBC
9 1 (0.42%) Redux
9 1 (0.42%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 35 (14.77%) Data Centre
2 30 (12.66%) Hedge funds
3 18 (7.59%) Management Information System
4 10 (4.22%) Client/Server
4 10 (4.22%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (4.22%) Replication
5 9 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (3.38%) Blackberry
6 8 (3.38%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.95%) Clustering
7 7 (2.95%) Fat Client
7 7 (2.95%) Thin Client
8 6 (2.53%) Driving Licence
8 6 (2.53%) iPad
8 6 (2.53%) PKI
8 6 (2.53%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (2.11%) EMC VNX
10 3 (1.27%) Fintech
11 2 (0.84%) EMC VMAX
11 2 (0.84%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 184 (77.64%) Windows
2 162 (68.35%) Windows Server
3 84 (35.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 83 (35.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 50 (21.10%) Linux
6 47 (19.83%) Windows 7
7 27 (11.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (7.17%) Windows 10
9 15 (6.33%) Windows 8
10 13 (5.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (5.06%) Unix
12 11 (4.64%) CentOS
13 4 (1.69%) Debian
13 4 (1.69%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.84%) AIX
14 2 (0.84%) Android
15 1 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.42%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (21.94%) ITIL
2 33 (13.92%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (7.59%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 17 (7.17%) Incident Management
4 17 (7.17%) Migration
5 12 (5.06%) Information Security
5 12 (5.06%) Service Management
6 11 (4.64%) Release Management
7 10 (4.22%) Capacity Management
8 8 (3.38%) Application Packaging
8 8 (3.38%) Service Delivery
9 7 (2.95%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (2.95%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (2.95%) Web Filtering
10 6 (2.53%) Customer Requirements
10 6 (2.53%) High Availability
10 6 (2.53%) Open Source
10 6 (2.53%) Performance Monitoring
10 6 (2.53%) Regulatory Compliance
10 6 (2.53%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 69 (29.11%) PowerShell
2 26 (10.97%) SQL
3 13 (5.49%) Java
4 11 (4.64%) Bash Shell
5 9 (3.80%) JavaScript
6 8 (3.38%) C#
6 8 (3.38%) Python
7 7 (2.95%) Perl
7 7 (2.95%) VBA
8 5 (2.11%) Go
9 4 (1.69%) C
9 4 (1.69%) C++
9 4 (1.69%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.27%) VB
11 1 (0.42%) Clojure
11 1 (0.42%) Erlang
11 1 (0.42%) ES6
11 1 (0.42%) Haskell
11 1 (0.42%) Lisp
11 1 (0.42%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 62 (26.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 54 (22.78%) MCSE
3 30 (12.66%) Degree
4 24 (10.13%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (9.70%) MCSA
6 20 (8.44%) CCNA
7 18 (7.59%) CCNP
8 10 (4.22%) DBS Check
9 8 (3.38%) MCITP
10 7 (2.95%) MCP
11 6 (2.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.84%) Security Cleared
13 2 (0.84%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
14 1 (0.42%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.91%) SLA
2 6 (2.53%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.27%) QA
4 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 148 (62.45%) Active Directory
2 100 (42.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 82 (34.60%) Hyper-V
4 37 (15.61%) VMware ESX
5 34 (14.35%) XenApp
6 29 (12.24%) XenDesktop
7 18 (7.59%) VMware Workstation
8 17 (7.17%) vSphere
9 8 (3.38%) Virtual Machines
9 8 (3.38%) VMware Server
10 7 (2.95%) XenServer
11 6 (2.53%) Docker
11 6 (2.53%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
12 4 (1.69%) Xen
13 3 (1.27%) Virtual Servers
14 2 (0.84%) Postfix
14 2 (0.84%) Sendmail
14 2 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
15 1 (0.42%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 52 (21.94%) SCCM
2 25 (10.55%) SCOM
3 18 (7.59%) NetBackup
4 11 (4.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 6 (2.53%) Ansible
5 6 (2.53%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 6 (2.53%) Puppet
6 5 (2.11%) SCOrch
6 5 (2.11%) WSUS
7 4 (1.69%) Cisco CUCM
7 4 (1.69%) cPanel
7 4 (1.69%) OpenAM
8 3 (1.27%) Cobbler
8 3 (1.27%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (1.27%) SCVMM
8 3 (1.27%) Simpana
9 2 (0.84%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.84%) SCSM
9 2 (0.84%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 153 (64.56%) VMware
2 146 (61.60%) Microsoft
3 73 (30.80%) Cisco
4 56 (23.63%) Citrix
5 36 (15.19%) HP
6 25 (10.55%) NetApp
7 23 (9.70%) Red Hat
8 19 (8.02%) Avaya
8 19 (8.02%) Symantec
9 18 (7.59%) EMC
10 14 (5.91%) Oracle
11 11 (4.64%) Dell
12 10 (4.22%) CheckPoint
12 10 (4.22%) SolarWinds
12 10 (4.22%) SonicWALL
13 8 (3.38%) Sitecore
14 7 (2.95%) Bloomberg
14 7 (2.95%) Reuters
14 7 (2.95%) WatchGuard
15 6 (2.53%) Juniper
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Best Practice Talent Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience & current or
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £48000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
The North Starr
Salary: £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
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Uxbridge, Middlesex
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Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
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