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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Engineer
Rank 110 115 91
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 5 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.28% 0.17% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.18% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 9
Average salary £29,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £33,300
10% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £44,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1739 1636 1402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.87% 94.08% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1509 1364 1244
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) VMware
3 10 (83.33%) Windows
4 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
4 7 (58.33%) Citrix
4 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
4 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
5 6 (50.00%) SCCM
6 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
6 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
7 4 (33.33%) VMware Server
8 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
8 3 (25.00%) MCITP
8 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (25.00%) Change Management
8 3 (25.00%) Security Management
9 2 (16.67%) Clustering
9 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (16.67%) Symantec
9 2 (16.67%) SAN
9 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (16.67%) MCSE
9 2 (16.67%) SQL
9 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 2 (16.67%) MCP
9 2 (16.67%) CCEE
9 2 (16.67%) CCIA

Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (25.00%) Change Management
1 3 (25.00%) Security Management
2 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Change Control
3 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) VBScript
2 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (25.00%) MCITP
3 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (16.67%) MCSE
4 2 (16.67%) MCP
4 2 (16.67%) CCEE
4 2 (16.67%) CCIA
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (8.33%) CCNA
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 4 (33.33%) VMware Server
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (8.33%) ARCserve
2 1 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
1 11 (91.67%) VMware
2 7 (58.33%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) Symantec
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) McAfee