The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Engineer
Rank 90 90 72
Rank change year-on-year
0 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 13 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.93% 0.70% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.73% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 6
Average salary £41,000 £32,375 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.64% -26.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,250 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Server Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1322 1090 829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.43% 95.45% 97.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1051 832 717
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Server Engineer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Server Engineer Salary Trend in Essex

Server Engineer
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Engineer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood -13 7 £40,000 +23.07%
Colchester - 4 £43,000 -
Server Engineer
East of England

Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 11 (68.75%) Citrix
3 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 10 (62.50%) Windows
4 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 9 (56.25%) SAN
5 8 (50.00%) SQL
6 7 (43.75%) HP
6 7 (43.75%) Symantec
6 7 (43.75%) VMware
7 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
7 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (37.50%) Solaris
7 6 (37.50%) MCSE
7 6 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (31.25%) Statistics
8 5 (31.25%) Degree
8 5 (31.25%) Business Continuity
8 5 (31.25%) Asset Management
8 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
8 5 (31.25%) DHCP
8 5 (31.25%) DNS
8 5 (31.25%) Sun
8 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (31.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 5 (31.25%) NetApp

Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 (31.25%) MS Exchange
1 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (18.75%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) SAN
2 5 (31.25%) DHCP
2 5 (31.25%) DNS
General
1 1 (6.25%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
1 5 (31.25%) Statistics
2 3 (18.75%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 10 (62.50%) Windows
3 6 (37.50%) Solaris
3 6 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.25%) CentOS
6 1 (6.25%) Debian
6 1 (6.25%) Fedora
6 1 (6.25%) UNIX
6 1 (6.25%) AIX
6 1 (6.25%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Change Management
1 5 (31.25%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (31.25%) Business Continuity
1 5 (31.25%) Asset Management
1 5 (31.25%) BCP
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
3 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
3 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) MCSE
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (31.25%) Degree
3 3 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (6.25%) MCITP
5 1 (6.25%) RHCE
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (18.75%) XenApp
3 3 (18.75%) XenDesktop
4 2 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (18.75%) SCOM
3 2 (12.50%) NetBackup
3 2 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Citrix
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) HP
3 7 (43.75%) Symantec
3 7 (43.75%) VMware
4 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
5 5 (31.25%) Sun
5 5 (31.25%) NetApp
6 2 (12.50%) 3PAR