Period
to 16 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Server Support Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 16 October 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Server Support Engineer
England > London
6 months to
16 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 810 840 868
Rank change year-on-year +30 +28 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support Engineer 30 15 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.040% 0.020% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.020% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 30 15 47
London median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £29,850 £30,000 £25,450
90th Percentile £105,250 £45,450 £54,250
England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70266 73596 85479
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.43% 95.87% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 54988 63796 72503
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,610 £32,500 £31,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Server Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Server Support Engineer in London

Server Support Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Server Support Engineer in London

Server Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Server Support Engineer in London over the 6 months to 16 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Server Support Engineer in London

Server Support 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 Support Engineer within the London region over the 6 months to 16 October 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
Central London +44 2 £29,000 -30.54%
Server Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 October 2017, Server Support 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 Support Engineer in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (76.67%) Active Directory
3 22 (73.33%) Microsoft
4 20 (66.67%) DHCP
4 20 (66.67%) DNS
4 20 (66.67%) Finance
5 19 (63.33%) Windows Server
6 18 (60.00%) Windows 7
6 18 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (56.67%) Office 365
7 17 (56.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (53.33%) MS Exchange
9 15 (50.00%) Cisco
9 15 (50.00%) HP
10 14 (46.67%) Dell
10 14 (46.67%) TCP/IP
10 14 (46.67%) Firewall
10 14 (46.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 14 (46.67%) Windows 10
11 13 (43.33%) Windows 8
12 11 (36.67%) D-Link
12 11 (36.67%) Linksys
12 11 (36.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 11 (36.67%) VLAN
12 11 (36.67%) Windows Vista
12 11 (36.67%) Draytek
12 11 (36.67%) NETGEAR
12 11 (36.67%) Veeam
12 11 (36.67%) Meraki
12 11 (36.67%) Symantec

Server Support 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 16 (53.33%) MS Exchange
2 14 (46.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.67%) IIS
4 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 11 (36.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (56.67%) Office 365
2 4 (13.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (66.67%) DHCP
1 20 (66.67%) DNS
2 14 (46.67%) Firewall
2 14 (46.67%) TCP/IP
3 11 (36.67%) VLAN
3 11 (36.67%) Wireless
4 3 (10.00%) Internet
5 2 (6.67%) Network Security
6 1 (3.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Financial Institution
3 3 (10.00%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) .NET
1 4 (13.33%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Blackberry
2 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (63.33%) Windows Server
3 18 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 18 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (46.67%) Windows 10
5 13 (43.33%) Windows 8
6 11 (36.67%) Windows Vista
7 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (10.00%) Debian
8 3 (10.00%) Linux
8 3 (10.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.33%) Identity Management
1 4 (13.33%) Low Latency
1 4 (13.33%) Patch Management
1 4 (13.33%) Time Management
2 3 (10.00%) Change Control
2 3 (10.00%) High Availability
2 3 (10.00%) ITIL
2 3 (10.00%) Network Design
3 2 (6.67%) MOF
3 2 (6.67%) Service Management
4 1 (3.33%) Logistics
4 1 (3.33%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 4 (13.33%) C#
2 4 (13.33%) Perl
2 4 (13.33%) Python
3 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (56.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (16.67%) MCSE
3 1 (3.33%) CCNA
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.33%) MCSA
System Software
1 23 (76.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
3 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (13.33%) DFS Replication
4 4 (13.33%) Terminal Server
5 3 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (36.67%) Backup Exec
1 11 (36.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (23.33%) SCCM
3 4 (13.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 4 (13.33%) MIIS
3 4 (13.33%) WMI
4 2 (6.67%) SCOM
4 2 (6.67%) SCSM
Vendors
1 22 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 15 (50.00%) Cisco
2 15 (50.00%) HP
3 14 (46.67%) Dell
4 11 (36.67%) 3Com
4 11 (36.67%) D-Link
4 11 (36.67%) Draytek
4 11 (36.67%) Linksys
4 11 (36.67%) Meraki
4 11 (36.67%) NETGEAR
4 11 (36.67%) Symantec
4 11 (36.67%) Veeam
5 6 (20.00%) Citrix
5 6 (20.00%) VMware
6 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.67%) Intel
8 1 (3.33%) Juniper