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 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Engineer
Rank 161 172 173
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 13 22 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.39% 0.56% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.58% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 11
Average salary £50,000 £34,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% +23.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
3179 3807 3579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.19% 96.36% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2635 3267 3119
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 February 2016.

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 February 2016. 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
Oldham - 1 £30,000 -
Server Engineer
North West

Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
3 10 (66.67%) VPN
3 10 (66.67%) LAN
3 10 (66.67%) WAN
3 10 (66.67%) Office 365
4 6 (40.00%) VMware
4 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (40.00%) ITIL
4 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 6 (40.00%) SAN
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (33.33%) Internet
5 5 (33.33%) DDNS
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 5 (33.33%) CCNP
5 5 (33.33%) CCNA
5 5 (33.33%) HP
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (33.33%) Juniper
5 5 (33.33%) DHCP
5 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 5 (33.33%) VBScript
5 5 (33.33%) VB
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server

Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 5 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (66.67%) Office 365
2 5 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) LAN
1 10 (66.67%) VPN
1 10 (66.67%) WAN
2 6 (40.00%) SAN
3 5 (33.33%) DDNS
3 5 (33.33%) DHCP
3 5 (33.33%) Firewall
3 5 (33.33%) Internet
3 5 (33.33%) IPsec
3 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 5 (33.33%) VLAN
4 1 (6.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 5 (33.33%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 5 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (6.67%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) VB
1 5 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) CCNA
1 5 (33.33%) CCNP
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
1 5 (33.33%) MCITP
1 5 (33.33%) MCSA
1 5 (33.33%) MCSE
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) 3PAR
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) HP
2 5 (33.33%) Juniper
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft