The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Server Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Engineer
Rank 198 165 199
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 19 49 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.37% 0.89% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.96% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9 32 10
Average salary £50,000 £41,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.48% +25.75%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £37,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-8.10% +8.82%
Server Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4755 5118 4915
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.18% 92.77% 94.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3561 3710 3908
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Server Engineer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Server Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Server Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Server Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Server Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Server Engineer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Server Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -19 8 £50,000 +39.86%
Newbury +5 2 £30,000 -20.00%
Bracknell +14 1 - -
Server Engineer
South East

Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Server Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Server Engineer in their job title.

1 36 (83.72%) VMware
2 35 (81.40%) Windows
3 21 (48.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (44.19%) Hyper-V
5 18 (41.86%) Microsoft
6 16 (37.21%) Data Centre
7 15 (34.88%) Active Directory
8 12 (27.91%) HP
8 12 (27.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (27.91%) SQL
9 11 (25.58%) Firewall
9 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (23.26%) Security Cleared
11 9 (20.93%) Service Management
11 9 (20.93%) DV Cleared
12 8 (18.60%) BT
12 8 (18.60%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (18.60%) Linux
12 8 (18.60%) MS Exchange
13 7 (16.28%) EMC
13 7 (16.28%) Citrix
13 7 (16.28%) SC Cleared
13 7 (16.28%) WSUS
13 7 (16.28%) Server Building
14 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (13.95%) EMC NetWorker
14 6 (13.95%) Performance Monitoring
14 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
15 5 (11.63%) DNS

Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Server Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Server Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (18.60%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (6.98%) IIS
4 2 (4.65%) Lync
4 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.33%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.33%) Apache
5 1 (2.33%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.33%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (2.33%) GroupWise
5 1 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.33%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.58%) Firewall
2 6 (13.95%) TCP/IP
3 5 (11.63%) LAN
3 5 (11.63%) WAN
3 5 (11.63%) DNS
3 5 (11.63%) SAN
4 4 (9.30%) DHCP
5 3 (6.98%) Unified Communications
6 2 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (4.65%) SNMP
7 1 (2.33%) VPN
7 1 (2.33%) POP3
7 1 (2.33%) SMTP
7 1 (2.33%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) EDRMS
2 1 (2.33%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (4.65%) Legal
2 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.33%) Retail
2 1 (2.33%) Marketing
2 1 (2.33%) Electronics
2 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) .NET
2 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.33%) COM+
2 1 (2.33%) Web Services
2 1 (2.33%) XML
2 1 (2.33%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (37.21%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.65%) EqualLogic
3 2 (4.65%) Clustering
4 1 (2.33%) Statistics
4 1 (2.33%) FMCG
4 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.33%) DTV
4 1 (2.33%) GIS
4 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.33%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 35 (81.40%) Windows
2 12 (27.91%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (18.60%) Linux
5 2 (4.65%) UNIX
6 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) Service Management
2 8 (18.60%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (16.28%) Server Building
4 6 (13.95%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (11.63%) Migration
6 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.98%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.65%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.33%) Coaching
9 1 (2.33%) Scrum
9 1 (2.33%) Programme Management
9 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.33%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (2.33%) Business Development
9 1 (2.33%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (2.33%) Time Management
9 1 (2.33%) Kanban
9 1 (2.33%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) SQL
2 2 (4.65%) Perl
2 2 (4.65%) Python
2 2 (4.65%) Ruby
2 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.33%) C#
3 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) Security Cleared
2 9 (20.93%) DV Cleared
3 7 (16.28%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.65%) CCNP
4 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.33%) CCNA
System Software
1 21 (48.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (44.19%) Hyper-V
3 15 (34.88%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.33%) Terminal Server
4 1 (2.33%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.33%) ISA Server
4 1 (2.33%) XenApp
4 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) WSUS
2 6 (13.95%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (6.98%) SCCM
4 2 (4.65%) Puppet
5 1 (2.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 36 (83.72%) VMware
2 18 (41.86%) Microsoft
3 12 (27.91%) HP
4 8 (18.60%) BT
5 7 (16.28%) EMC
5 7 (16.28%) Citrix
6 4 (9.30%) Symantec
7 3 (6.98%) Dell
8 2 (4.65%) Cisco
8 2 (4.65%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.33%) Computacenter
9 1 (2.33%) Meridio
9 1 (2.33%) SAP
9 1 (2.33%) NetApp
9 1 (2.33%) Novell
9 1 (2.33%) Veritas
9 1 (2.33%) Lotus