The median annual salary for a Server Engineer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West 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
England / North West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 245 217 221
Rank change year-on-year -28 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 26 17 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.38% 0.31% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.31% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 23
Median salary £32,500 £33,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.70% +3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £28,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £41,750 £42,500
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 the North West. 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
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6527 5416 6176
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.62% 97.74% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5334 4594 5041
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Server Engineer in the North West

Server Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Server Engineer in the North West

Server Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

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

Salary histogram for Server Engineer in the North West

Server Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Engineer within the North West 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
Lancashire +13 9 £32,500 +13.04%
Cheshire -26 7 £42,500 - 1
Merseyside - 6 £47,500 -
Manchester -30 4 £35,250 +4.44%
Server Engineer
England

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

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 North West region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 39 (90.70%) Windows
2 26 (60.47%) VMware
3 23 (53.49%) Cisco
4 20 (46.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (46.51%) Data Centre
4 20 (46.51%) Windows Server
5 18 (41.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (39.53%) MS Exchange
7 16 (37.21%) Active Directory
8 15 (34.88%) Exchange Server 2013
9 13 (30.23%) Infrastructure Management
9 13 (30.23%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (30.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (30.23%) VMware Server
9 13 (30.23%) Finance
10 12 (27.91%) PowerShell
11 11 (25.58%) Office 365
11 11 (25.58%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (25.58%) Firewall
11 11 (25.58%) ITIL
12 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Azure
12 9 (20.93%) Mitel
12 9 (20.93%) SQL
12 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
13 8 (18.60%) Citrix
13 8 (18.60%) Migration
13 8 (18.60%) SCOM
13 8 (18.60%) People Management
14 7 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2010
14 7 (16.28%) Hyper-V

Server Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 17 (39.53%) MS Exchange
2 15 (34.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (11.63%) IIS
5 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (25.58%) Office 365
2 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (11.63%) IaaS
3 5 (11.63%) PaaS
4 1 (2.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.58%) Firewall
2 6 (13.95%) DHCP
2 6 (13.95%) DNS
2 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
2 6 (13.95%) VoIP
3 5 (11.63%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (9.30%) SAN
4 4 (9.30%) VPN
5 3 (6.98%) MPLS
5 3 (6.98%) WAN
6 2 (4.65%) LAN
6 2 (4.65%) LDAP
6 2 (4.65%) Skype
6 2 (4.65%) VLAN
7 1 (2.33%) DKIM
7 1 (2.33%) DMARC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (30.23%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Banking
3 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.65%) Retail
5 1 (2.33%) Legal
5 1 (2.33%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 20 (46.51%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.63%) FlexPod
3 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.98%) Private Cloud
3 3 (6.98%) Public Cloud
4 2 (4.65%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (4.65%) Replication
5 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.33%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 39 (90.70%) Windows
2 20 (46.51%) Windows Server
3 18 (41.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (30.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (16.28%) Linux
6 5 (11.63%) Data ONTAP
7 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.33%) AIX
8 1 (2.33%) Unix
8 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Infrastructure Management
2 11 (25.58%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (25.58%) ITIL
3 8 (18.60%) Migration
3 8 (18.60%) People Management
4 6 (13.95%) Change Management
4 6 (13.95%) Project Management
5 5 (11.63%) Proactive Monitoring
5 5 (11.63%) Virtual Environments
6 4 (9.30%) Business Transformation
6 4 (9.30%) Capacity Management
7 2 (4.65%) DevOps
7 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.33%) Email Filtering
8 1 (2.33%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (2.33%) Presales
8 1 (2.33%) Server Building
8 1 (2.33%) Service Desk Management
8 1 (2.33%) Software Deployment
8 1 (2.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) PowerShell
2 9 (20.93%) SQL
3 1 (2.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) CCNA
1 6 (13.95%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (11.63%) MCITP
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.63%) NCDA
2 5 (11.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (2.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 1 (2.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 20 (46.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (37.21%) Active Directory
3 13 (30.23%) VMware ESXi
3 13 (30.23%) VMware Server
4 7 (16.28%) Hyper-V
5 5 (11.63%) vSphere
5 5 (11.63%) XenApp
6 2 (4.65%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (18.60%) SCOM
2 5 (11.63%) EdgeSight
2 5 (11.63%) Nagios
3 4 (9.30%) SCCM
4 2 (4.65%) SCOrch
4 2 (4.65%) SCVMM
5 1 (2.33%) AirWatch
5 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 26 (60.47%) VMware
2 23 (53.49%) Cisco
3 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
3 9 (20.93%) Mitel
4 8 (18.60%) Citrix
5 7 (16.28%) NetApp
6 3 (6.98%) Symantec
7 2 (4.65%) EMC
8 1 (2.33%) CA
8 1 (2.33%) Juniper
8 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
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