Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Server Support Engineer was £40,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East 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 Support Engineer
England > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 527 574 596
Rank change year-on-year +47 +22 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support Engineer 10 19 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.032% 0.054% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.056% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 50
South East median annual salary £40,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +28.57% +4.48%
10th Percentile £34,700 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £55,625 £40,100
England median annual salary £38,185 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +9.10% +7.69% -5.80%

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.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29799 33908 41500
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.60% 97.00% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 24860 28418 34627
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

Server Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Server Support Engineer in the South East

Server Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Server Support Engineer in the South East

Server Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

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

Salary histogram for Server Support Engineer in the South East

Server Support 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 Support Engineer within the South East 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
Surrey +19 4 £47,000 -14.55%
Middlesex - 3 - -
Hampshire 0 2 £39,250 +30.83%
Kent - 1 £32,500 -
Server Support Engineer
England

Server Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Server Support 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 South East region featuring Server Support Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (70.00%) ITIL
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (60.00%) DHCP
4 6 (60.00%) DNS
5 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (40.00%) SCCM
6 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
6 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (40.00%) Application Packaging
6 4 (40.00%) Firewall
6 4 (40.00%) VoIP
6 4 (40.00%) Windows 10
6 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
6 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
7 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
7 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
7 3 (30.00%) Office 365
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (30.00%) Skype
7 3 (30.00%) PBX
7 3 (30.00%) MCP
7 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (30.00%) MCSE

Server Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (20.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) nginx
2 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (30.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (60.00%) DHCP
2 6 (60.00%) DNS
3 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 4 (40.00%) VoIP
4 3 (30.00%) PBX
4 3 (30.00%) Skype
5 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (10.00%) Internet
5 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
5 1 (10.00%) LAN
5 1 (10.00%) SAN
5 1 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) EJB
1 2 (20.00%) J2EE
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (30.00%) Android
4 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (20.00%) Unix
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Application Packaging
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Kanban
3 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (20.00%) Microservices
3 2 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Open Source
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security
4 1 (10.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) MCP
3 3 (30.00%) MCSA
3 3 (30.00%) MCSE
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) SCCM
2 2 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Dynatrace
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) Avaya