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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Engineer
Rank 92 84 64
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 4 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.32% 0.57% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.60% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 17
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
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
1214 997 835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.66% 95.04% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 973 783 737
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Server Engineer across the Essex region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Server Engineer Salary Histogram 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 4 March 2015. 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 - 3 £50,000 -
Server Engineer
East of England

Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 14 (82.35%) Linux
1 14 (82.35%) Citrix
2 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
3 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
3 11 (64.71%) Windows
4 10 (58.82%) SAN
4 10 (58.82%) VMware
5 9 (52.94%) SQL
6 8 (47.06%) HP
6 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
7 7 (41.18%) Symantec
7 7 (41.18%) Change Management
7 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
8 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (35.29%) Solaris
8 6 (35.29%) MCSE
8 6 (35.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (29.41%) Statistics
9 5 (29.41%) Degree
9 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
9 5 (29.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 5 (29.41%) Business Continuity
9 5 (29.41%) Asset Management
9 5 (29.41%) ITIL

Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
1 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (23.53%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) SAN
2 5 (29.41%) DHCP
2 5 (29.41%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) Internet
General
1 1 (5.88%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Statistics
1 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
2 4 (23.53%) Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) FMCG
3 1 (5.88%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Linux
2 11 (64.71%) Windows
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (35.29%) Solaris
4 6 (35.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.88%) Fedora
6 1 (5.88%) Debian
6 1 (5.88%) CentOS
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.88%) UNIX
6 1 (5.88%) AIX
6 1 (5.88%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Change Management
2 6 (35.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (29.41%) Business Continuity
3 5 (29.41%) Asset Management
3 5 (29.41%) ITIL
3 5 (29.41%) BCP
4 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
5 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.88%) Capacity Management
6 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (35.29%) MCSE
2 5 (29.41%) Degree
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (23.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.88%) MCITP
4 1 (5.88%) RHCE
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (23.53%) XenApp
3 4 (23.53%) XenDesktop
4 2 (11.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (17.65%) SCOM
3 2 (11.76%) NetBackup
3 2 (11.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Citrix
2 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
3 10 (58.82%) VMware
4 8 (47.06%) HP
5 7 (41.18%) Symantec
6 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
7 5 (29.41%) Sun
7 5 (29.41%) NetApp
8 3 (17.65%) 3PAR
9 1 (5.88%) BT
9 1 (5.88%) Kaspersky
9 1 (5.88%) WatchGuard