The first table below looks at the demand for the Server Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Engineer
Rank 115 125 106
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 8 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.40% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.21% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 3
Average salary £32,604 £24,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.07% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £24,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £24,500 £44,300
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +0.76%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1896 1918 1568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.19% 93.70% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1636 1696 1382
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Server Engineer
West Midlands

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Server Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Server Engineer Salary Trend in Birmingham

Server Engineer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Server Engineer across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Server Engineer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 11 (84.62%) VMware
2 9 (69.23%) Windows
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
4 5 (38.46%) DNS
5 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
5 4 (30.77%) DHCP
5 4 (30.77%) ITIL
5 4 (30.77%) SQL
5 4 (30.77%) VMware ESX
5 4 (30.77%) Symantec
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (30.77%) Change Management
5 4 (30.77%) SCCM
5 4 (30.77%) SolarWinds
5 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
6 3 (23.08%) Security Management
6 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
6 3 (23.08%) Clustering
6 3 (23.08%) NetBackup
6 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
6 3 (23.08%) C++
6 3 (23.08%) Java
6 3 (23.08%) Solaris
6 3 (23.08%) Linux
7 2 (15.38%) OOP

Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Apache
2 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) DNS
2 4 (30.77%) DHCP
3 2 (15.38%) SAN
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.69%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) DB2
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) Solaris
4 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 1 (7.69%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
1 4 (30.77%) Change Management
2 3 (23.08%) Security Management
2 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
2 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
3 2 (15.38%) OOP
3 2 (15.38%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) C++
2 3 (23.08%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) C
3 2 (15.38%) Ruby
4 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) VBScript
4 1 (7.69%) VB
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) MCSE
3 2 (15.38%) MCSA
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (7.69%) MCP
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
3 4 (30.77%) VMware ESX
4 2 (15.38%) VMware Server
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) SCCM
2 3 (23.08%) NetBackup
3 1 (7.69%) ARCserve
3 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) VMware
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Symantec
3 4 (30.77%) SolarWinds
4 2 (15.38%) JBoss
4 2 (15.38%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) McAfee
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) EMC
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix