The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Engineer
Rank 166 162 154
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 5 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.14% 0.28% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.29% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 3
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,600 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £37,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Server Engineer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3366 3125 2843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.40% 96.04% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2734 2429 2417
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Server Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Server Engineer Salary Trend in Leeds

Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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%) Microsoft
1 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 13 (76.47%) VMware
2 13 (76.47%) MS Excel
2 13 (76.47%) MS Exchange
3 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
3 12 (70.59%) Citrix
3 12 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (70.59%) Hyper-V
4 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (64.71%) SAN
4 11 (64.71%) SharePoint
5 10 (58.82%) MCSE
5 10 (58.82%) MCSA
5 10 (58.82%) MCITP
6 7 (41.18%) Windows
7 5 (29.41%) XenApp
8 4 (23.53%) vSphere
8 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (23.53%) CCA
8 4 (23.53%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (17.65%) SCCM
9 3 (17.65%) Backup Exec
9 3 (17.65%) Dell
9 3 (17.65%) VoIP
9 3 (17.65%) Cisco
9 3 (17.65%) Wireless

Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 13 (76.47%) MS Exchange
2 11 (64.71%) SharePoint
3 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (5.88%) IIS
5 1 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 13 (76.47%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) SAN
2 3 (17.65%) VoIP
2 3 (17.65%) Wireless
3 2 (11.76%) DHCP
4 1 (5.88%) Firewall
4 1 (5.88%) VPN
4 1 (5.88%) DNS
4 1 (5.88%) LAN
4 1 (5.88%) WAN
4 1 (5.88%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) PKI
2 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (11.76%) Linux
4 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Change Control
2 2 (11.76%) Capacity Management
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
3 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.88%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (58.82%) MCSE
2 10 (58.82%) MCSA
2 10 (58.82%) MCITP
3 4 (23.53%) CCA
3 4 (23.53%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.88%) CCEA
5 1 (5.88%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 12 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (70.59%) Hyper-V
3 5 (29.41%) XenApp
4 4 (23.53%) vSphere
5 3 (17.65%) XenServer
5 3 (17.65%) XenDesktop
6 1 (5.88%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) SCCM
1 3 (17.65%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.88%) WSUS
2 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.88%) XenMobile
2 1 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 13 (76.47%) VMware
3 12 (70.59%) Citrix
4 3 (17.65%) Dell
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco
4 3 (17.65%) Veeam
4 3 (17.65%) Riverbed
5 2 (11.76%) Symantec
6 1 (5.88%) Kaspersky
6 1 (5.88%) McAfee
6 1 (5.88%) CommVault
6 1 (5.88%) NetApp
6 1 (5.88%) Cyber-Ark