Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Server Engineer was £33,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 18 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
England > South West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 320 284 323
Rank change year-on-year -36 +39 -74
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 28 54 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.27% 0.49% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.51% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 27 42 35
South West median annual salary £33,500 £33,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.52% +15.79% -5.00%
10th Percentile £30,650 £23,300 £17,000
90th Percentile £45,200 £40,325 £38,000
England median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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 West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 10013 10607 11545
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.56% 96.99% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8306 8964 9778
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Server Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Server Engineer in the South West

Server Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Server Engineer in the South West

Server Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Server Engineer in the South West over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Server Engineer in the South West

Server Engineer
Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 6 months to 18 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
Wiltshire -13 8 £35,500 -5.33%
Bristol -34 7 £40,000 +21.21% 1
Gloucestershire +25 6 £42,500 +15.65%
Somerset - 6 £33,000 -
Devon +20 1 £32,500 +51.16%
Server Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 South West region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (67.86%) VMware
2 18 (64.29%) Active Directory
3 17 (60.71%) Windows
4 13 (46.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (46.43%) Windows Server
5 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
6 10 (35.71%) Linux
7 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
7 9 (32.14%) MS Exchange
7 9 (32.14%) SQL
7 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (32.14%) TCP/IP
8 8 (28.57%) SC Cleared
9 7 (25.00%) Symantec
9 7 (25.00%) Configuration Management
9 7 (25.00%) Backup Exec
9 7 (25.00%) DNS
10 6 (21.43%) DHCP
10 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
10 6 (21.43%) Citrix
10 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
11 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (17.86%) MCSE
11 5 (17.86%) Patch Management
12 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
12 4 (14.29%) Server Monitoring
12 4 (14.29%) VoIP
12 4 (14.29%) ITIL
12 4 (14.29%) MySQL

Server Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 9 (32.14%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.71%) Apache
2 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (10.71%) Tomcat
2 3 (10.71%) WebSphere
3 2 (7.14%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.14%) SaaS
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) TCP/IP
2 7 (25.00%) DNS
3 6 (21.43%) DHCP
4 4 (14.29%) Firewall
4 4 (14.29%) VoIP
4 4 (14.29%) VPN
5 3 (10.71%) Internet
5 3 (10.71%) iSCSI
5 3 (10.71%) VLAN
6 2 (7.14%) Wireless
7 1 (3.57%) LAN
7 1 (3.57%) Network Security
7 1 (3.57%) SAN
7 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon Redshift
General
1 3 (10.71%) Banking
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) LAMP
1 3 (10.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Clustering
1 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) Replication
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.57%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Windows
2 13 (46.43%) Windows Server
3 10 (35.71%) Linux
4 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (17.86%) Patch Management
3 4 (14.29%) ITIL
3 4 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 4 (14.29%) Server Monitoring
4 3 (10.71%) Asset Management
4 3 (10.71%) Change Management
4 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (7.14%) Migration
5 2 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (3.57%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (3.57%) DevOps
6 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.57%) ETL
6 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.57%) Project Management
6 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.57%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) SQL
2 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
3 3 (10.71%) AWK
3 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
3 3 (10.71%) sed
4 1 (3.57%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
2 8 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 5 (17.86%) MCSE
4 3 (10.71%) DV Cleared
5 2 (7.14%) CCNA
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (7.14%) Degree
6 1 (3.57%) CCNP
6 1 (3.57%) MCP
6 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 13 (46.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (14.29%) VMware Server
4 3 (10.71%) NFS
4 3 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (10.71%) XenApp
5 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
5 2 (7.14%) XenServer
6 1 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (10.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (10.71%) vMotion
3 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) VMware
2 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.00%) Symantec
4 6 (21.43%) Citrix
5 3 (10.71%) IBM
5 3 (10.71%) NetApp
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle
6 2 (7.14%) Avaya
6 2 (7.14%) Cisco
6 2 (7.14%) Veeam
7 1 (3.57%) BMC
7 1 (3.57%) Dell