The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Engineer
Rank 210 238 254
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 43 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.58% 0.15% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.15% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 43 6 4
Average salary £35,000 £30,750 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.82% -6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,300
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
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 North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7000 6540 7420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.57% 95.07% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6004 5579 6525
Average salary £38,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Server Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Server Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

Server Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Server Engineer across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Server Engineer Salary Histogram in the North West

Server Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 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
Manchester +3 21 £34,000 +10.56% 5
Cheshire - 14 £43,750 -
Cumbria - 5 £32,500 -
Merseyside +13 3 £27,000 -
Server Engineer
England

Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 58 (82.86%) Windows
2 46 (65.71%) VMware
3 42 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 41 (58.57%) Citrix
5 40 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 33 (47.14%) ITIL
7 32 (45.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 32 (45.71%) VMware Infrastructure
8 28 (40.00%) MCITP
8 28 (40.00%) Finance
8 28 (40.00%) Change Control
9 27 (38.57%) SAN
9 27 (38.57%) Microsoft
10 25 (35.71%) VMS
11 24 (34.29%) CCA
11 24 (34.29%) Citrix Certification
12 22 (31.43%) Windows 2000
13 20 (28.57%) Change Management
13 20 (28.57%) MCTS
14 19 (27.14%) Windows Server 2012
15 18 (25.71%) VMware ESX
15 18 (25.71%) MCSE
15 18 (25.71%) Active Directory
15 18 (25.71%) HP
16 17 (24.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 16 (22.86%) Hyper-V
17 16 (22.86%) MS Exchange
18 11 (15.71%) Linux
18 11 (15.71%) SQL
19 10 (14.29%) DHCP

Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 16 (22.86%) MS Exchange
2 8 (11.43%) IIS
3 6 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (5.71%) Lync
5 2 (2.86%) Apache
5 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.43%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.43%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 8 (11.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (38.57%) SAN
2 10 (14.29%) DHCP
2 10 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 10 (14.29%) DNS
3 7 (10.00%) NAS
4 5 (7.14%) NetScaler
4 5 (7.14%) Firewall
5 4 (5.71%) SMTP
6 2 (2.86%) WAN
6 2 (2.86%) LAN
7 1 (1.43%) WLAN
7 1 (1.43%) VLAN
7 1 (1.43%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) NUnit
1 1 (1.43%) MSTest
General
1 28 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.43%) HTML
1 1 (1.43%) CSS
1 1 (1.43%) SOAP
1 1 (1.43%) XML
1 1 (1.43%) WCF
1 1 (1.43%) WPF
1 1 (1.43%) WF
1 1 (1.43%) LINQ
1 1 (1.43%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.57%) Clustering
3 4 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.71%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.86%) Replication
4 2 (2.86%) CLARiiON
4 2 (2.86%) Statistics
5 1 (1.43%) CMDB
5 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 58 (82.86%) Windows
2 42 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (45.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (35.71%) VMS
5 22 (31.43%) Windows 2000
6 19 (27.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (15.71%) Linux
8 7 (10.00%) UNIX
9 5 (7.14%) Windows 7
10 4 (5.71%) Windows XP
11 3 (4.29%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (2.86%) SUSE
12 2 (2.86%) Solaris
13 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (47.14%) ITIL
2 28 (40.00%) Change Control
3 20 (28.57%) Change Management
4 4 (5.71%) Load Balancing
5 2 (2.86%) Release Management
5 2 (2.86%) Performance Management
5 2 (2.86%) Service Continuity Management
5 2 (2.86%) Benchmarking
5 2 (2.86%) Service Delivery
5 2 (2.86%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.43%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.43%) Project Management
6 1 (1.43%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.43%) Migration
6 1 (1.43%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.43%) TDD
6 1 (1.43%) Software Engineering
6 1 (1.43%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.43%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (1.43%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.71%) SQL
2 5 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.43%) VBScript
3 1 (1.43%) VB
3 1 (1.43%) C#
3 1 (1.43%) Java
3 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (40.00%) MCITP
3 24 (34.29%) CCA
3 24 (34.29%) Citrix Certification
4 20 (28.57%) MCTS
5 18 (25.71%) MCSE
6 7 (10.00%) MCSA
6 7 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.43%) MCP
System Software
1 32 (45.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (25.71%) Active Directory
2 18 (25.71%) VMware ESX
3 17 (24.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 16 (22.86%) Hyper-V
5 7 (10.00%) XenApp
6 6 (8.57%) XenDesktop
7 5 (7.14%) XenServer
8 4 (5.71%) vSphere
9 2 (2.86%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (1.43%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (8.57%) NetBackup
2 4 (5.71%) Nagios
2 4 (5.71%) MIMEsweeper
3 2 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.86%) Tivoli
3 2 (2.86%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (2.86%) BladeLogic
3 2 (2.86%) SCCM
3 2 (2.86%) SCOM
3 2 (2.86%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (2.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.43%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 46 (65.71%) VMware
2 41 (58.57%) Citrix
3 27 (38.57%) Microsoft
4 18 (25.71%) HP
5 7 (10.00%) EMC
6 6 (8.57%) 3PAR
7 5 (7.14%) IBM
8 4 (5.71%) Symantec
9 2 (2.86%) McAfee
9 2 (2.86%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.86%) Tripwire
9 2 (2.86%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.86%) Trend Micro
9 2 (2.86%) Oracle
9 2 (2.86%) BMC
9 2 (2.86%) CA
10 1 (1.43%) CommVault
10 1 (1.43%) Siemens
10 1 (1.43%) Cisco
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