Server Engineer Jobs in the South East

Server Engineer
England > South East

The median Server Engineer salary in the South East is £35,000 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 18 May 2024.

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

6 months to
18 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 368 353 460
Rank change year-on-year -15 +107 -106
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 28 46 25
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.17% 0.32% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.36% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 28 42 19
10th Percentile - £24,500 £34,900
25th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £48,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,000 £40,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -12.50% -36.00% +65.56%
75th Percentile £43,125 £52,188 £85,000
90th Percentile £59,000 £67,500 -
England median annual salary £43,227 £50,000 £54,100
% change year-on-year -13.55% -7.58% +31.15%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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.

Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 15,877 12,901 19,221
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.01% 90.30% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 11,357 8,146 12,405
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £36,032 £40,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £71,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £53,000 £60,800 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.83% +1.33% +9.09%

Server Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Server Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Server Engineer in the South East

Server Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Server Engineer in the South East.

Salary trend for Server Engineer in the South East

Server Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Server Engineer in the South East over the 6 months to 18 May 2024.

Salary histogram for Server Engineer in the South East

Server Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Engineer within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 May 2024. 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
Jobs
Sussex - 9 £35,000 -
Thames Valley +5 8 £58,250 +121.90% 1
Middlesex - 6 £35,000 -
Berkshire +28 4 £59,000 -41.00%
Buckinghamshire -22 4 £51,250 +105.00% 1
West Sussex - 4 £37,500 -
Hampshire -42 1 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Server Engineer
England

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 May 2024, Server Engineer job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 22 (78.57%) Windows Server
3 21 (75.00%) AWS
4 16 (57.14%) SC Cleared
4 16 (57.14%) Security Cleared
4 16 (57.14%) Data Centre
5 13 (46.43%) Azure
6 12 (42.86%) Customer Service
7 10 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (35.71%) VMware
8 9 (32.14%) Degree
8 9 (32.14%) WSUS
8 9 (32.14%) SCCM
8 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (32.14%) PowerShell
8 9 (32.14%) ITIL
8 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2016
8 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2019
8 9 (32.14%) Social Skills
8 9 (32.14%) vCenter Server
9 8 (28.57%) DevOps
10 7 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 6 (21.43%) Incident Management
11 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
11 6 (21.43%) Time Management
11 6 (21.43%) Data Protection
11 6 (21.43%) SLA
11 6 (21.43%) Sophos
11 6 (21.43%) Service Management
11 6 (21.43%) Change Management

Server Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Exchange
Cloud Services
1 21 (75.00%) AWS
2 13 (46.43%) Azure
3 6 (21.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (10.71%) OCI
5 2 (7.14%) Azure Pipelines
5 2 (7.14%) Microsoft 365
6 1 (3.57%) Azure DevOps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Firewall
2 3 (10.71%) DHCP
2 3 (10.71%) DNS
2 3 (10.71%) SAN
3 1 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (32.14%) Social Skills
Miscellaneous
1 16 (57.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 22 (78.57%) Windows Server
3 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2016
3 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2019
4 5 (17.86%) Linux
5 3 (10.71%) Windows 10
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (10.71%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Customer Service
2 10 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (32.14%) ITIL
4 8 (28.57%) DevOps
5 7 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 6 (21.43%) Antivirus Management
6 6 (21.43%) Change Management
6 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
6 6 (21.43%) Data Protection
6 6 (21.43%) Incident Management
6 6 (21.43%) Line Management
6 6 (21.43%) Patch Management
6 6 (21.43%) Project Delivery
6 6 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (21.43%) Service Management
6 6 (21.43%) Time Management
7 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (14.29%) Server Management
8 3 (10.71%) Converged Infrastructure
8 3 (10.71%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.57%) Bash
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 16 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 9 (32.14%) Degree
3 6 (21.43%) AWS Certification
3 6 (21.43%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (14.29%) CCNA
4 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (14.29%) DV Cleared
5 3 (10.71%) CCNP
6 1 (3.57%) MCSA
6 1 (3.57%) MCSE
6 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
3 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 3 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.57%) Docker
5 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) SCCM
1 9 (32.14%) vCenter Server
1 9 (32.14%) WSUS
2 3 (10.71%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (10.71%) NetBackup
2 3 (10.71%) SCOM
3 1 (3.57%) Ansible
3 1 (3.57%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (3.57%) Kubernetes
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) VMware
2 6 (21.43%) Sophos
3 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
4 4 (14.29%) Cisco
4 4 (14.29%) Dell
4 4 (14.29%) Juniper
4 4 (14.29%) Veeam
5 3 (10.71%) 3PAR
5 3 (10.71%) EMC
5 3 (10.71%) Extreme Networks
5 3 (10.71%) HP
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle
5 3 (10.71%) Palo Alto
5 3 (10.71%) Symantec
6 1 (3.57%) Adobe
6 1 (3.57%) Citrix
6 1 (3.57%) Draytek
6 1 (3.57%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.57%) SonicWALL
6 1 (3.57%) WatchGuard