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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Engineer
Rank - 87 63
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 0 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.64% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.65% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 11
Average salary - £26,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +1.53%
Server Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
984 1072 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.23% 97.90% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 822 921 688
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Server Engineer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Server Engineer Salary Trend in Kent

Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) TIBCO
1 1 (100.00%) Rendezvous
1 1 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 1 (100.00%) Radianz
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) RMDS
1 1 (100.00%) NetScout
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) TippingPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Tradeweb
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) Tufin
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture

Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (100.00%) Multicast
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) TIBCO
1 1 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 1 (100.00%) Radianz
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) NetScout
1 1 (100.00%) TippingPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Tradeweb
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) Tufin
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) LogLogic