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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Engineer
Rank 232 242 227
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 11 8 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.11% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.12% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 16
Average salary £32,500 £27,676 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.42% -15.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £20,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £37,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-8.10% +10.44%
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
5864 6733 6993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.98% 95.22% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4718 5435 5955
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 £50,500 £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 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 28 May 2015.

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 28 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
Manchester +12 11 £32,500 +50.28%
Server Engineer
England

Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 21 (70.00%) Windows
2 18 (60.00%) VMware
3 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (46.67%) Active Directory
4 13 (43.33%) HP
4 13 (43.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (40.00%) SAN
5 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (33.33%) Cisco
7 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 10 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (30.00%) IIS
9 8 (26.67%) SQL
9 8 (26.67%) DNS
9 8 (26.67%) MCITP
10 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (23.33%) ITIL
10 7 (23.33%) SharePoint
11 6 (20.00%) MCSE
11 6 (20.00%) FTP
11 6 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certified Master
12 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certified Architect
12 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (16.67%) SharePoint Server

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 10 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 9 (30.00%) IIS
3 7 (23.33%) SharePoint
4 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (6.67%) IBM Notes
6 2 (6.67%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (3.33%) Lync
7 1 (3.33%) nginx
7 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) SAN
2 8 (26.67%) DNS
3 6 (20.00%) FTP
4 5 (16.67%) LAN
4 5 (16.67%) WAN
4 5 (16.67%) DHCP
5 3 (10.00%) IPsec
5 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (10.00%) VPN
5 3 (10.00%) DDNS
6 2 (6.67%) WLAN
6 2 (6.67%) Firewall
6 2 (6.67%) VLAN
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (3.33%) Big Data
3 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.33%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MSTest
1 3 (10.00%) NUnit
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Law
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) REST
1 3 (10.00%) LINQ
1 3 (10.00%) WCF
1 3 (10.00%) WPF
1 3 (10.00%) WF
1 3 (10.00%) CSS
1 3 (10.00%) SOAP
1 3 (10.00%) Web Services
1 3 (10.00%) XML
1 3 (10.00%) HTML
2 2 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (3.33%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) FlexPod
2 2 (6.67%) Clustering
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 21 (70.00%) Windows
2 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (43.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (10.00%) Linux
6 2 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) ITIL
2 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (10.00%) MVVM
4 3 (10.00%) TDD
4 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.67%) Scrum
5 2 (6.67%) Migration
5 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.67%) Kanban
5 2 (6.67%) Patch Management
5 2 (6.67%) DevOps
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.33%) Server Patching
6 1 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.33%) Service Management
6 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) VBScript
3 4 (13.33%) VB
3 4 (13.33%) C#
3 4 (13.33%) Java
3 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
4 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.33%) Ruby
5 1 (3.33%) C++
5 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (26.67%) MCITP
3 6 (20.00%) MCSE
3 6 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 5 (16.67%) MCPD
5 2 (6.67%) MCSA
6 1 (3.33%) HP ASE
6 1 (3.33%) Degree
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.33%) CCNP
6 1 (3.33%) CCNA
System Software
1 14 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
4 3 (10.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (6.67%) Terminal Server
6 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (6.67%) Puppet
2 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.33%) AirWatch
3 1 (3.33%) HP SIM
3 1 (3.33%) WSUS
3 1 (3.33%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (3.33%) SCCM
3 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) VMware
2 13 (43.33%) HP
3 10 (33.33%) Cisco
3 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (16.67%) Intel
4 5 (16.67%) Dell
5 4 (13.33%) NetApp
5 4 (13.33%) EMC
6 3 (10.00%) 3PAR
6 3 (10.00%) IBM
7 2 (6.67%) Siemens
7 2 (6.67%) CommVault
8 1 (3.33%) SOTI
8 1 (3.33%) MobileIron
8 1 (3.33%) Veeam