The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Server Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Server Engineer
North West / Manchester
Rank 182 152 168
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 17 20 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.46% 0.63% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.65% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 28
Median salary £38,750 £45,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £25,875
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,875 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-0.35% -5.40%

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
3550 3065 3788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.81% 96.14% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3056 2567 3271
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region that featured Server Engineer in the job title.

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 19 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Engineer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oldham -18 2 £35,000 +16.66%
Sale - 2 £28,500 -
Altrincham - 2 £26,500 -
Server Engineer
North West

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Server Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 33 (89.19%) Windows
2 29 (78.38%) VMware
2 29 (78.38%) Windows Server
3 27 (72.97%) Active Directory
4 25 (67.57%) DHCP
4 25 (67.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (51.35%) Hyper-V
6 17 (45.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (45.95%) Cisco
7 16 (43.24%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (40.54%) VPN
8 15 (40.54%) DNS
8 15 (40.54%) MS Exchange
8 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (37.84%) TCP/IP
10 13 (35.14%) Citrix
11 12 (32.43%) Data Centre
12 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
13 10 (27.03%) LAN
13 10 (27.03%) WAN
13 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (27.03%) SAN
13 10 (27.03%) HP
13 10 (27.03%) MCSE
13 10 (27.03%) MCSA
13 10 (27.03%) VBScript
13 10 (27.03%) VB
13 10 (27.03%) IIS
13 10 (27.03%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (27.03%) IPsec

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (40.54%) MS Exchange
2 10 (27.03%) IIS
3 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.11%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (67.57%) DHCP
2 15 (40.54%) DNS
2 15 (40.54%) VPN
3 14 (37.84%) TCP/IP
4 10 (27.03%) DDNS
4 10 (27.03%) IPsec
4 10 (27.03%) LAN
4 10 (27.03%) SAN
4 10 (27.03%) WAN
5 6 (16.22%) Firewall
6 4 (10.81%) Network Security
6 4 (10.81%) VLAN
7 2 (5.41%) IPv6
7 2 (5.41%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.11%) Games
2 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Data Centre
2 10 (27.03%) HP StoreVirtual
2 10 (27.03%) RSA SecurID
3 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.81%) CCTV
4 2 (5.41%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 33 (89.19%) Windows
2 29 (78.38%) Windows Server
3 25 (67.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (45.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (24.32%) Linux
7 3 (8.11%) AIX
7 3 (8.11%) Unix
8 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Disaster Recovery
1 10 (27.03%) High Availability
1 10 (27.03%) Migration
2 4 (10.81%) Data Protection
2 4 (10.81%) DevOps
2 4 (10.81%) Network Management
2 4 (10.81%) Problem Management
3 3 (8.11%) ITIL
3 3 (8.11%) ITIL V3
3 3 (8.11%) Project Management
3 3 (8.11%) Service Management
4 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (5.41%) Load Testing
4 2 (5.41%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) VB
1 10 (27.03%) VBScript
2 5 (13.51%) PowerShell
3 4 (10.81%) Java
4 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.41%) Perl
4 2 (5.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Degree
1 10 (27.03%) MCITP
1 10 (27.03%) MCSA
1 10 (27.03%) MCSE
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 27 (72.97%) Active Directory
2 19 (51.35%) Hyper-V
3 16 (43.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (27.03%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (27.03%) VMware Server
5 3 (8.11%) XenApp
6 2 (5.41%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (27.03%) ServiceCenter
2 3 (8.11%) AirWatch
3 2 (5.41%) Backup Exec
3 2 (5.41%) Nagios
4 1 (2.70%) Ansible
4 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.70%) Puppet
4 1 (2.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (78.38%) VMware
2 17 (45.95%) Cisco
3 13 (35.14%) Citrix
4 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
5 10 (27.03%) 3PAR
5 10 (27.03%) HP
6 6 (16.22%) Symantec
7 4 (10.81%) Kaspersky
7 4 (10.81%) Red Hat