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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Engineer
Rank 62 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.48% 0.21% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £32,000 £19,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,600 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.93% +1.71%
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
597 446 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.45% 93.31% 98.57%
Number of salaries quoted 519 392 381
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £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 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
1 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
1 13 (86.67%) VMware
2 11 (73.33%) Windows
3 10 (66.67%) MS Exchange
4 9 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (60.00%) DNS
4 9 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
5 8 (53.33%) SQL
5 8 (53.33%) IIS
5 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
6 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (33.33%) SolarWinds
8 5 (33.33%) Internet
9 4 (26.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (26.67%) SAN
9 4 (26.67%) NetApp
9 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
10 3 (20.00%) Welsh Language
10 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
10 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (20.00%) WSUS
10 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning

Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 10 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 9 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (53.33%) IIS
4 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (26.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
1 3 (20.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) DNS
2 8 (53.33%) TCP/IP
3 5 (33.33%) Internet
4 4 (26.67%) SAN
5 3 (20.00%) DHCP
6 1 (6.67%) Firewall
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (6.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (20.00%) Welsh Language
2 2 (13.33%) Advertising
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Solaris
4 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
2 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (20.00%) Line Management
2 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) MCP
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) MCSA
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (13.33%) vSphere
5 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) WSUS
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
1 3 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
1 13 (86.67%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 4 (26.67%) NetApp
4 3 (20.00%) HP
4 3 (20.00%) Citrix
4 3 (20.00%) McAfee
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat