The median annual salary for a Server Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside 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
North West / Merseyside
Rank 55 51 51
Rank change year-on-year -4 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 7 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.23% 2.05% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 2.10% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 7
Median salary £45,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% -  
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 Merseyside. 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
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 537 477 461
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 94.71% 97.95% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 450 391 369
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £66,500 £60,000
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 Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Server Engineer in Merseyside

Server Engineer
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Server Engineer in Merseyside

Server Engineer
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Engineer within the Merseyside 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
Liverpool -2 6 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Server Engineer
North West

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 24 (96.00%) Windows
2 21 (84.00%) Finance
3 19 (76.00%) Hyper-V
3 19 (76.00%) Data Centre
3 19 (76.00%) Windows Server
4 18 (72.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (60.00%) PowerShell
6 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
7 13 (52.00%) MS Excel
7 13 (52.00%) SCCM
7 13 (52.00%) SCOM
7 13 (52.00%) Private Cloud
7 13 (52.00%) SCOrch
8 12 (48.00%) SCVMM
8 12 (48.00%) ITIL
9 11 (44.00%) VMware
9 11 (44.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
11 9 (36.00%) Banking
12 7 (28.00%) NetBackup
12 7 (28.00%) Operations Management
12 7 (28.00%) Office 365
12 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (28.00%) Hybrid Cloud
13 5 (20.00%) NCDA
13 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
13 5 (20.00%) Data ONTAP
13 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
13 5 (20.00%) FlexPod
13 5 (20.00%) DevOps

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (20.00%) IIS
1 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (52.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 18 (72.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (28.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) JIRA
General
1 21 (84.00%) Finance
2 9 (36.00%) Banking
3 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 19 (76.00%) Data Centre
2 13 (52.00%) Private Cloud
3 7 (28.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (20.00%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 24 (96.00%) Windows
2 19 (76.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (20.00%) Data ONTAP
4 5 (20.00%) Linux
4 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.00%) HPUX
5 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) ITIL
2 7 (28.00%) Operations Management
3 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.00%) Change Management
3 5 (20.00%) DevOps
3 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
4 4 (16.00%) Converged Infrastructure
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL V3
6 1 (4.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (16.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) CCNA
1 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (20.00%) MCITP
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (20.00%) NCDA
1 5 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 19 (76.00%) Hyper-V
2 11 (44.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (52.00%) SCCM
1 13 (52.00%) SCOM
1 13 (52.00%) SCOrch
2 12 (48.00%) SCVMM
3 7 (28.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (44.00%) VMware
3 5 (20.00%) Cisco
3 5 (20.00%) NetApp
4 2 (8.00%) Citrix
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle
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