The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Engineer
Rank 228 231 248
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 14 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.20% 0.26% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.27% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 5
Average salary £34,500 £25,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,150 £23,650 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £33,450 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6673 6931 7192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.75% 94.74% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5396 5932 6340
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Server Engineer
England

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -2 8 £42,250 +43.22% 2
Cheshire 0 6 £34,500 +38.00%
Server Engineer
England

Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 25 (78.13%) Windows
2 21 (65.63%) VMware
3 19 (59.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (46.88%) Citrix
6 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (28.13%) VMware ESX
8 9 (28.13%) ITIL
9 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 8 (25.00%) Windows 2000
9 8 (25.00%) CCA
9 8 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
9 8 (25.00%) VMS
9 8 (25.00%) Finance
9 8 (25.00%) Change Management
9 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 8 (25.00%) Change Control
9 8 (25.00%) MCTS
9 8 (25.00%) MCITP
9 8 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
10 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
10 7 (21.88%) SQL
11 6 (18.75%) LAN
11 6 (18.75%) DNS
11 6 (18.75%) DHCP
11 6 (18.75%) WAN
11 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V
12 5 (15.63%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 4 (12.50%) IIS
1 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
2 6 (18.75%) LAN
2 6 (18.75%) WAN
2 6 (18.75%) DHCP
2 6 (18.75%) DNS
3 3 (9.38%) SAN
3 3 (9.38%) VPN
4 2 (6.25%) NAS
4 2 (6.25%) Firewall
5 1 (3.13%) Network Security
5 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
5 1 (3.13%) VoIP
5 1 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Law
3 1 (3.13%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (9.38%) Clustering
2 3 (9.38%) Mathematics
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) Statistics
4 1 (3.13%) CMDB
4 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 25 (78.13%) Windows
2 16 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (25.00%) VMS
4 8 (25.00%) Windows 2000
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.13%) Linux
7 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) ITIL
2 8 (25.00%) Change Management
2 8 (25.00%) Change Control
3 4 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 3 (9.38%) MVC
5 2 (6.25%) Benchmarking
5 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.13%) Project Management
6 1 (3.13%) CRM
6 1 (3.13%) ETL
6 1 (3.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.13%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (25.00%) MCTS
2 8 (25.00%) MCITP
2 8 (25.00%) CCA
2 8 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (15.63%) Degree
4 2 (6.25%) MCSE
5 1 (3.13%) CCNA
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.13%) CCENT
5 1 (3.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.13%) BS7799
System Software
1 19 (59.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (28.13%) VMware ESX
3 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V
5 4 (12.50%) XenApp
5 4 (12.50%) XenDesktop
6 3 (9.38%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) SCCM
1 3 (9.38%) SCOM
2 1 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.13%) HP SIM
2 1 (3.13%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (3.13%) Nagios
2 1 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.13%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) VMware
2 15 (46.88%) Citrix
3 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
4 4 (12.50%) HP
5 3 (9.38%) OpenLink
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco
7 1 (3.13%) IBM
7 1 (3.13%) Juniper
7 1 (3.13%) BMC
7 1 (3.13%) CA
7 1 (3.13%) Symantec
7 1 (3.13%) McAfee
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle
7 1 (3.13%) Tripwire
7 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.13%) Trend Micro