The median annual salary for a Server Engineer was £35,250 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 170 172
Rank change year-on-year -30 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 4 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.097% 0.38% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.099% 0.38% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 11
Median salary £35,250 £33,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% +3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £28,350 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,350 £35,000 £47,500
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 Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4048 3389 3233
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.92% 98.12% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3462 2915 2695
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Server Engineer in Manchester

Server Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Server Engineer in Manchester

Server Engineer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Server Engineer in Manchester over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Server Engineer in Manchester

Server Engineer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Engineer within the Manchester 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
Altrincham - 1 £26,500 -
Server Engineer
North West

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

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 Manchester region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
3 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
3 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
4 6 (54.55%) DHCP
4 6 (54.55%) DNS
4 6 (54.55%) Citrix
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (45.45%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (45.45%) VMware Server
5 5 (45.45%) Migration
6 4 (36.36%) Cisco
7 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
8 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (18.18%) SAN
8 2 (18.18%) NetApp
8 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (18.18%) VPN
8 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 2 (18.18%) EMC
8 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (18.18%) ITIL
8 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
8 2 (18.18%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (9.09%) Office 365
9 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
9 1 (9.09%) Presales

Server Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) DHCP
1 6 (54.55%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) VPN
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) VLAN
3 1 (9.09%) VoIP
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
1 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) AIX
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) Presales
3 1 (9.09%) Server Building
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCENT
1 1 (9.09%) CCNA
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (45.45%) VMware Server
3 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 2 (18.18%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) AirWatch
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) Citrix
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) EMC
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) NetApp
5 1 (9.09%) Mitel
5 1 (9.09%) Symantec