Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Server Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Server Engineer
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 218 202 230
Rank change year-on-year -16 +28 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 3 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.053% 0.21% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.22% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 6
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £38,670 £29,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.02% +29.98% -6.30%
10th Percentile £33,250 £34,032 £27,125
90th Percentile £52,750 £46,750 £38,750
UK median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +1.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 5453 4965 6164
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.29% 95.92% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3499 3084 3969
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,238 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

Server Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Server Engineer in Scotland

Server Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Server Engineer in Scotland

Server Engineer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Server Engineer in Scotland over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Server Engineer in Scotland

Server Engineer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Engineer within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 24 November 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
Edinburgh -20 2 £43,750 +13.14%
Glasgow -11 1 £37,500 -11.76%
Server Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Scotland region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Disruptive Innovation
3 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) MBA
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) Splunk
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (33.33%) BCP
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE

Server Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) BCP
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (33.33%) Disruptive Innovation
1 1 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) MBA
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Splunk