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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Engineer
Rank 538 493 513
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 91 134 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.29% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.31% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 82 126 102
Average salary £43,500 £48,500 £47,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.30% +2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-5.79% +4.54%
Server Engineer
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 London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
40877 42981 40955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.19% 93.47% 93.47%
Number of salaries quoted 34929 35901 34378
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Server Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Server Engineer Salary Trend in London

Server Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

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

Server Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Server Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
City of London -5 23 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Bromley - 4 £32,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £38,066 -
Uxbridge - 4 £42,500 -
Mitcham - 3 £45,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 £25,000 -
Server Engineer
England

Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 153 (85.47%) Windows
2 130 (72.63%) VMware
3 110 (61.45%) Active Directory
4 85 (47.49%) Microsoft
5 80 (44.69%) VMware Infrastructure
6 79 (44.13%) SAN
7 78 (43.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 69 (38.55%) MS Exchange
9 66 (36.87%) Windows Server 2012
10 56 (31.28%) Citrix
11 51 (28.49%) Windows Server 2003
12 49 (27.37%) Cisco
13 41 (22.91%) MS Excel
13 41 (22.91%) Exchange Server 2010
14 37 (20.67%) Data Centre
14 37 (20.67%) Finance
15 32 (17.88%) DNS
15 32 (17.88%) SQL Server
16 30 (16.76%) NetApp
16 30 (16.76%) HP
17 29 (16.20%) SQL
18 28 (15.64%) Firewall
19 27 (15.08%) PowerShell
20 26 (14.53%) Linux
21 25 (13.97%) DHCP
22 24 (13.41%) Law
23 23 (12.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
24 22 (12.29%) CCNA
24 22 (12.29%) Cisco Certification
25 21 (11.73%) Microsoft Certification

Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 69 (38.55%) MS Exchange
2 41 (22.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (8.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (7.82%) Exchange Server 2003
4 14 (7.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 13 (7.26%) IIS
6 10 (5.59%) SharePoint
6 10 (5.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 10 (5.59%) Lync
7 7 (3.91%) Tomcat
8 6 (3.35%) Apache
9 4 (2.23%) Commerce Server
9 4 (2.23%) WebSphere
10 2 (1.12%) WorkSite
10 2 (1.12%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.56%) Node.js
11 1 (0.56%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.56%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 41 (22.91%) MS Excel
2 13 (7.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.50%) Office 365
2 12 (6.70%) SaaS
3 8 (4.47%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.79%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.56%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.56%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 79 (44.13%) SAN
2 32 (17.88%) DNS
3 28 (15.64%) Firewall
4 25 (13.97%) DHCP
5 21 (11.73%) TCP/IP
6 17 (9.50%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (7.26%) NAS
8 12 (6.70%) Internet
9 11 (6.15%) VPN
9 11 (6.15%) WAN
9 11 (6.15%) LAN
10 10 (5.59%) iSCSI
11 8 (4.47%) NetScaler
12 5 (2.79%) Fibre Channel
12 5 (2.79%) LDAP
13 4 (2.23%) VLAN
14 3 (1.68%) Wireshark
14 3 (1.68%) Cisco IOS
14 3 (1.68%) Wi-Fi
14 3 (1.68%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (17.88%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.12%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.12%) Big Data
5 2 (1.12%) IDOL
5 2 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.56%) Artifactory
General
1 37 (20.67%) Finance
2 24 (13.41%) Law
3 15 (8.38%) Legal
4 8 (4.47%) Banking
4 8 (4.47%) Retail
5 5 (2.79%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.23%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.23%) Spanish Language
7 3 (1.68%) Games
8 2 (1.12%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.12%) Mandarin Language
8 2 (1.12%) French Language
9 1 (0.56%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.47%) Web Services
2 7 (3.91%) .NET
3 2 (1.12%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.12%) RESTful
3 2 (1.12%) WCF
4 1 (0.56%) jQuery
4 1 (0.56%) HTML
4 1 (0.56%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (0.56%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.56%) CSS
4 1 (0.56%) J2EE
4 1 (0.56%) MSMQ
4 1 (0.56%) Middleware
4 1 (0.56%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.56%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 37 (20.67%) Data Centre
2 16 (8.94%) Clustering
3 15 (8.38%) Blackberry
4 13 (7.26%) HP StoreVirtual
5 9 (5.03%) Management Information System
5 9 (5.03%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.23%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.68%) Spread Betting
7 3 (1.68%) BYOD
7 3 (1.68%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (1.68%) User Experience
8 2 (1.12%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.12%) Replication
8 2 (1.12%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.12%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.56%) iPad
9 1 (0.56%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.56%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.56%) Online Games
9 1 (0.56%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 153 (85.47%) Windows
2 78 (43.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 66 (36.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 51 (28.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (14.53%) Linux
6 15 (8.38%) Windows 8
7 12 (6.70%) UNIX
8 8 (4.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (4.47%) Windows 7
8 8 (4.47%) Windows XP
9 7 (3.91%) Debian
10 3 (1.68%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (1.68%) Data ONTAP
11 2 (1.12%) Windows Vista
11 2 (1.12%) VMS
12 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.56%) Android
12 1 (0.56%) CentOS
12 1 (0.56%) AIX
12 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (8.38%) ITIL
2 12 (6.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (5.59%) Migration
3 10 (5.59%) Data Protection
3 10 (5.59%) Kalman Filter
4 9 (5.03%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (4.47%) Server Monitoring
5 8 (4.47%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (3.35%) Analytics
7 5 (2.79%) DevOps
7 5 (2.79%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (2.79%) Software Engineering
7 5 (2.79%) Information Security
7 5 (2.79%) Service Delivery
7 5 (2.79%) Change Management
8 4 (2.23%) TDD
8 4 (2.23%) Network Management
8 4 (2.23%) Mentoring
9 3 (1.68%) Server Building
9 3 (1.68%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 29 (16.20%) SQL
2 27 (15.08%) PowerShell
3 13 (7.26%) Java
4 5 (2.79%) C#
4 5 (2.79%) VBScript
5 4 (2.23%) VB
5 4 (2.23%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.12%) Perl
6 2 (1.12%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.12%) Python
6 2 (1.12%) C++
7 1 (0.56%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.56%) PHP
7 1 (0.56%) Scala
7 1 (0.56%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (12.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 22 (12.29%) CCNA
2 22 (12.29%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (11.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (7.82%) MCSE
5 12 (6.70%) CCNP
5 12 (6.70%) Degree
6 6 (3.35%) MCITP
6 6 (3.35%) CCA
6 6 (3.35%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (2.79%) MCSA
8 4 (2.23%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.12%) VCP5
10 1 (0.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.91%) SLA
2 6 (3.35%) QA
System Software
1 110 (61.45%) Active Directory
2 80 (44.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (10.06%) Hyper-V
4 15 (8.38%) XenApp
5 12 (6.70%) XenDesktop
5 12 (6.70%) Terminal Services
6 11 (6.15%) vSphere
7 10 (5.59%) VMware ESX
8 8 (4.47%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (3.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 5 (2.79%) VMware Server
10 5 (2.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (2.23%) Samba
11 4 (2.23%) Terminal Server
12 2 (1.12%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.56%) NFS
13 1 (0.56%) MetaFrame
13 1 (0.56%) UAG
13 1 (0.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (11.73%) SCOM
2 15 (8.38%) SCCM
3 8 (4.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 7 (3.91%) Backup Exec
5 5 (2.79%) WSUS
6 4 (2.23%) Tivoli
6 4 (2.23%) Nagios
7 3 (1.68%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.12%) SCOrch
8 2 (1.12%) HP SIM
8 2 (1.12%) Puppet
9 1 (0.56%) CFEngine
9 1 (0.56%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.56%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.56%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.56%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.56%) WMI
9 1 (0.56%) OpenView
Vendors
1 130 (72.63%) VMware
2 85 (47.49%) Microsoft
3 56 (31.28%) Citrix
4 49 (27.37%) Cisco
5 30 (16.76%) HP
5 30 (16.76%) NetApp
6 20 (11.17%) EMC
7 13 (7.26%) Juniper
8 12 (6.70%) CheckPoint
9 10 (5.59%) Dell
10 9 (5.03%) Red Hat
10 9 (5.03%) Symantec
10 9 (5.03%) Isilon
11 6 (3.35%) Veeam
12 5 (2.79%) SolarWinds
12 5 (2.79%) Sophos
12 5 (2.79%) AppSense
12 5 (2.79%) Blue Coat
12 5 (2.79%) CommVault
12 5 (2.79%) IBM
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