The first table below looks at the demand for the Server Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Engineer
Rank 100 86 86
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 5 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.34% 0.41% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.43% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 2
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +0.76%
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1417 1159 1092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.00% 96.02% 94.71%
Number of salaries quoted 932 731 762
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Server Engineer
Scotland

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Server Engineer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Server Engineer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 5 (71.43%) VMware
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (71.43%) Citrix
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) IBM
2 4 (57.14%) XenApp
2 4 (57.14%) Windows XP
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) User Stories
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (14.29%) XenServer
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Games
3 1 (14.29%) Replication

Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (71.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
1 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WLAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
1 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Windows XP
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
1 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
1 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
1 1 (14.29%) User Stories
1 1 (14.29%) Change Management
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) MCSA
1 1 (14.29%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) XenApp
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) XenServer
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
1 5 (71.43%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco