The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Engineer
Rank 170 174 195
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 12 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.34% 0.28% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.29% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 4
Average salary £37,500 £25,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -29.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £20,500 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £30,850 £42,300
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Server Engineer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3388 3749 3957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.63% 94.98% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2767 3103 3409
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Server Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Server Engineer Salary Trend in Manchester

Server Engineer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Server Engineer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Server Engineer Salary Histogram in Manchester

Server Engineer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Engineer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Rochdale - 2 £43,000 -
Server Engineer
North West

Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 21 (63.64%) Windows
1 21 (63.64%) VMware
2 17 (51.52%) SAN
3 16 (48.48%) Active Directory
3 16 (48.48%) HP
3 16 (48.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 15 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (36.36%) MS Exchange
5 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (30.30%) SQL
7 10 (30.30%) MCSE
7 10 (30.30%) Cisco
7 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (30.30%) MCITP
8 9 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (27.27%) Hyper-V
8 9 (27.27%) IIS
9 8 (24.24%) ITIL
10 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (21.21%) SharePoint
11 6 (18.18%) Linux
11 6 (18.18%) LAN
11 6 (18.18%) WAN
11 6 (18.18%) FTP
11 6 (18.18%) DNS
11 6 (18.18%) 3PAR
11 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010

Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 12 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 9 (27.27%) IIS
3 7 (21.21%) SharePoint
4 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (15.15%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (15.15%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (9.09%) IBM Notes
6 3 (9.09%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (3.03%) Lync
7 1 (3.03%) nginx
7 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (51.52%) SAN
2 6 (18.18%) LAN
2 6 (18.18%) WAN
2 6 (18.18%) FTP
2 6 (18.18%) DNS
3 5 (15.15%) Firewall
4 4 (12.12%) NAS
4 4 (12.12%) NetScaler
5 3 (9.09%) VLAN
5 3 (9.09%) DDNS
5 3 (9.09%) IPsec
5 3 (9.09%) WLAN
5 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 3 (9.09%) VPN
5 3 (9.09%) DHCP
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.03%) Big Data
3 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.03%) MySQL
3 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) NUnit
1 4 (12.12%) MSTest
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) HTML
1 4 (12.12%) XML
1 4 (12.12%) CSS
1 4 (12.12%) SOAP
1 4 (12.12%) WCF
1 4 (12.12%) WPF
1 4 (12.12%) WF
1 4 (12.12%) LINQ
1 4 (12.12%) REST
2 3 (9.09%) Web Services
3 2 (6.06%) .NET
4 1 (3.03%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 21 (63.64%) Windows
2 16 (48.48%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (18.18%) Linux
6 5 (15.15%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) ITIL
2 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
4 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
4 4 (12.12%) TDD
4 4 (12.12%) MVVM
5 3 (9.09%) Migration
5 3 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.06%) DevOps
6 2 (6.06%) Scrum
6 2 (6.06%) Kanban
7 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) SQL
2 5 (15.15%) C#
2 5 (15.15%) Java
3 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.12%) PL/SQL
3 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
4 3 (9.09%) VBScript
4 3 (9.09%) VB
5 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.03%) Ruby
6 1 (3.03%) C++
6 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (30.30%) MCSE
2 10 (30.30%) MCITP
3 9 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 5 (15.15%) MCPD
4 5 (15.15%) MCSA
5 4 (12.12%) CCA
5 4 (12.12%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (3.03%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (48.48%) Active Directory
2 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (27.27%) Hyper-V
4 4 (12.12%) XenApp
4 4 (12.12%) XenServer
4 4 (12.12%) XenDesktop
5 2 (6.06%) Terminal Server
6 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.03%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) NetBackup
2 2 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.06%) Puppet
3 1 (3.03%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 21 (63.64%) VMware
2 16 (48.48%) HP
3 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 10 (30.30%) Cisco
5 6 (18.18%) 3PAR
6 5 (15.15%) Dell
6 5 (15.15%) Intel
7 4 (12.12%) Citrix
8 3 (9.09%) CommVault
8 3 (9.09%) NetApp
8 3 (9.09%) Siemens
8 3 (9.09%) EMC
8 3 (9.09%) IBM