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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Engineer
Rank 175 172 181
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 19 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.45% 0.13% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.14% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 2
Average salary £34,000 £34,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £27,500 £37,900
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £42,500 £41,100
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
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
3994 3595 3746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.96% 94.48% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3416 3131 3381
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014. 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
Wigan -15 2 £37,500 -11.76%
Server Engineer
North West

Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 26 (76.47%) VMware
2 25 (73.53%) Windows
3 23 (67.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
5 20 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (52.94%) Citrix
7 17 (50.00%) SAN
7 17 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (47.06%) ITIL
9 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (44.12%) MCITP
10 14 (41.18%) CCA
10 14 (41.18%) Citrix Certification
11 12 (35.29%) MCSE
12 11 (32.35%) Windows 2000
12 11 (32.35%) HP
12 11 (32.35%) Finance
12 11 (32.35%) Change Control
12 11 (32.35%) Hyper-V
13 10 (29.41%) Active Directory
13 10 (29.41%) Linux
13 10 (29.41%) VMS
14 9 (26.47%) Change Management
14 9 (26.47%) MCTS
15 8 (23.53%) VMware ESX
15 8 (23.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (23.53%) MS Exchange
16 6 (17.65%) DHCP
16 6 (17.65%) DNS

Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 8 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 6 (17.65%) IIS
3 2 (5.88%) Apache
4 1 (2.94%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.94%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (50.00%) SAN
2 6 (17.65%) NAS
2 6 (17.65%) DHCP
2 6 (17.65%) DNS
3 4 (11.76%) NetScaler
3 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 4 (11.76%) Firewall
4 1 (2.94%) VLAN
4 1 (2.94%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.94%) LAN
4 1 (2.94%) WLAN
4 1 (2.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) NUnit
1 1 (2.94%) MSTest
General
1 11 (32.35%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) HTML
1 1 (2.94%) CSS
1 1 (2.94%) SOAP
1 1 (2.94%) XML
1 1 (2.94%) WCF
1 1 (2.94%) WPF
1 1 (2.94%) WF
1 1 (2.94%) LINQ
1 1 (2.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Clustering
1 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.88%) Statistics
3 2 (5.88%) Replication
3 2 (5.88%) CLARiiON
4 1 (2.94%) CMDB
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (73.53%) Windows
2 17 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (32.35%) Windows 2000
5 10 (29.41%) VMS
5 10 (29.41%) Linux
6 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (17.65%) UNIX
8 2 (5.88%) Solaris
8 2 (5.88%) SUSE
8 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) ITIL
2 11 (32.35%) Change Control
3 9 (26.47%) Change Management
4 4 (11.76%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (5.88%) Benchmarking
6 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.94%) Project Management
6 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.94%) Migration
6 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.94%) TDD
6 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.94%) Service Continuity Management
6 1 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.94%) Release Management
6 1 (2.94%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.94%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.94%) C#
2 1 (2.94%) Java
2 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (67.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (44.12%) MCITP
3 14 (41.18%) CCA
3 14 (41.18%) Citrix Certification
4 12 (35.29%) MCSE
5 9 (26.47%) MCTS
6 6 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (17.65%) MCSA
7 1 (2.94%) MCP
System Software
1 20 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (32.35%) Hyper-V
3 10 (29.41%) Active Directory
4 8 (23.53%) VMware ESX
4 8 (23.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 5 (14.71%) XenDesktop
6 4 (11.76%) XenApp
6 4 (11.76%) XenServer
7 2 (5.88%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 2 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) NetBackup
2 2 (5.88%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (5.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (5.88%) Tivoli
2 2 (5.88%) Nagios
Vendors
1 26 (76.47%) VMware
2 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
3 18 (52.94%) Citrix
4 11 (32.35%) HP
5 5 (14.71%) IBM
5 5 (14.71%) 3PAR
6 2 (5.88%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.88%) EMC
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle
6 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.88%) Symantec
7 1 (2.94%) CommVault
7 1 (2.94%) Siemens
7 1 (2.94%) Cisco
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