The median annual salary for a Server Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 27 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 / West Midlands
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 222 223 209
Rank change year-on-year +1 -14  
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 10 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.26% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.27% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 18
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -15.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £23,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £44,500 £90,000
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 West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4998 5922 5498
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.90% 96.23% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4230 4644 4558
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Server Engineer in the West Midlands

Server Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Server Engineer in the West Midlands

Server Engineer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Server Engineer in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Server Engineer in the West Midlands

Server Engineer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 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
Birmingham +15 7 £37,500 +50.00% 1
Staffordshire +15 1 £37,500 +15.38%
Server Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 West Midlands region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
3 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
4 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (50.00%) MCSE
4 9 (50.00%) VMware
5 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (38.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (38.89%) MCSA
7 6 (33.33%) MCITP
7 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (27.78%) Office 365
8 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
8 5 (27.78%) SCCM
8 5 (27.78%) Backup Exec
8 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
9 4 (22.22%) IIS
9 4 (22.22%) SAP
9 4 (22.22%) Citrix
9 4 (22.22%) Veeam
9 4 (22.22%) vSphere
9 4 (22.22%) Driving Licence
10 3 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
10 3 (16.67%) NAS
10 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (16.67%) SAN
10 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 2 (11.11%) MCP

Server Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
2 4 (22.22%) IIS
3 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Office 365
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (11.11%) IaaS
3 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) NAS
1 3 (16.67%) SAN
2 2 (11.11%) DHCP
2 2 (11.11%) DNS
2 2 (11.11%) NaaS
3 1 (5.56%) LAN
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Ant
General
1 2 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Driving Licence
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) NHS
3 1 (5.56%) Fintech
3 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Vista
5 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) Capacity Management
1 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (11.11%) CRM
1 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
1 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.56%) Communications Security
2 1 (5.56%) High Availability
2 1 (5.56%) Migration
2 1 (5.56%) Project Management
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C#
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) MCSE
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (38.89%) MCSA
2 7 (38.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (33.33%) MCITP
4 2 (11.11%) DBS Check
4 2 (11.11%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
4 4 (22.22%) vSphere
5 2 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Backup Exec
1 5 (27.78%) SCCM
2 2 (11.11%) SCOM
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (22.22%) Citrix
3 4 (22.22%) SAP
3 4 (22.22%) Veeam
4 2 (11.11%) NetApp
5 1 (5.56%) Forcepoint
5 1 (5.56%) Symantec
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