The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Engineer
Rank 63 71 69
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 9 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.32% 0.44% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 0.45% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 1
Average salary £28,750 £41,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.87% +36.66%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £37,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-9.45% +10.44%
Server Engineer
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff 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
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
655 665 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 95.76% 97.22% 98.41%
Number of salaries quoted 537 551 487
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Server Engineer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Server Engineer Salary Trend in Cardiff

Server Engineer
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (88.89%) IIS
2 8 (88.89%) MS Exchange
2 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
2 8 (88.89%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (88.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (88.89%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (77.78%) SolarWinds
3 7 (77.78%) DNS
3 7 (77.78%) Internet
3 7 (77.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (66.67%) Load Balancing
5 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 3 (33.33%) VMware
5 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (22.22%) Citrix
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
7 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (11.11%) DHCP
7 1 (11.11%) SAN
7 1 (11.11%) XenApp
7 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
7 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003

Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 (88.89%) IIS
1 8 (88.89%) MS Exchange
1 8 (88.89%) Exchange Server 2007
1 8 (88.89%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (88.89%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (77.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
2 7 (77.78%) DNS
2 7 (77.78%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) XenApp
3 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) SolarWinds
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix
Cardiff, South Wales, Wales
Cardiff University
Salary: £31,342 - £37,394 per annum (Grade 6), plus attractive defined-benefits pension and 37 days per annum holiday entitlement
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £26k - 30k per year + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 14 days ago