The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Server Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Server Engineer
England / North West
Rank 205 199 192
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 41 32 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.69% 0.58% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.60% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 25 28 54
Median salary £42,500 £41,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £26,400 £26,475
10% offered a salary of more than £48,600 £50,000 £49,250
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
- -6.04%

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
5750 5342 6680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.61% 96.04% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4856 4490 5708
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,413 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Server Engineer in the job title.

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 20 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside -1 18 £50,000 +56.25%
Manchester -23 17 £38,750 -13.88%
Cheshire - 4 £32,500 -
Lancashire - 2 - -
Server Engineer
England

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Server Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 71 (94.67%) Windows
2 66 (88.00%) Windows Server
3 48 (64.00%) VMware
3 48 (64.00%) Hyper-V
4 38 (50.67%) Active Directory
5 33 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (41.33%) DHCP
7 30 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 30 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 29 (38.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 26 (34.67%) Cisco
9 26 (34.67%) Data Centre
9 26 (34.67%) Microsoft Azure
10 25 (33.33%) DNS
11 21 (28.00%) MCSE
11 21 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 21 (28.00%) Office 365
12 20 (26.67%) PowerShell
13 19 (25.33%) Finance
13 19 (25.33%) SQL
14 18 (24.00%) MS Exchange
15 17 (22.67%) MCITP
16 16 (21.33%) SAN
16 16 (21.33%) Windows Server 2003
17 15 (20.00%) Citrix
17 15 (20.00%) VPN
17 15 (20.00%) ITIL
18 14 (18.67%) TCP/IP
18 14 (18.67%) Linux
18 14 (18.67%) VMware Server

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (14.67%) IIS
3 8 (10.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (5.33%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.67%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (14.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 26 (34.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (28.00%) Office 365
3 4 (5.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (41.33%) DHCP
2 25 (33.33%) DNS
3 16 (21.33%) SAN
4 15 (20.00%) VPN
5 14 (18.67%) TCP/IP
6 12 (16.00%) LAN
6 12 (16.00%) WAN
7 10 (13.33%) DDNS
7 10 (13.33%) IPsec
8 9 (12.00%) Firewall
8 9 (12.00%) VLAN
9 6 (8.00%) MPLS
10 5 (6.67%) VoIP
11 4 (5.33%) Network Security
12 2 (2.67%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (2.67%) IPv6
12 2 (2.67%) iSCSI
12 2 (2.67%) Remote Desktop
12 2 (2.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) JIRA
1 2 (2.67%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.33%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 19 (25.33%) Finance
2 9 (12.00%) Banking
3 4 (5.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.67%) Games
6 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 26 (34.67%) Data Centre
2 13 (17.33%) Private Cloud
3 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (13.33%) HP StoreVirtual
3 10 (13.33%) RSA SecurID
4 7 (9.33%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (5.33%) CCTV
6 2 (2.67%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.67%) iPad
6 2 (2.67%) Replication
6 2 (2.67%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.33%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 71 (94.67%) Windows
2 66 (88.00%) Windows Server
3 33 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (21.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (18.67%) Linux
7 4 (5.33%) Unix
8 3 (4.00%) AIX
9 2 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.33%) HPUX
10 1 (1.33%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.00%) ITIL
2 13 (17.33%) Migration
3 10 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (13.33%) High Availability
4 9 (12.00%) DevOps
5 7 (9.33%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (9.33%) Operations Management
6 5 (6.67%) ITIL V3
7 4 (5.33%) Converged Infrastructure
7 4 (5.33%) Data Protection
7 4 (5.33%) Mentoring
7 4 (5.33%) Network Management
7 4 (5.33%) Project Management
8 3 (4.00%) Problem Management
8 3 (4.00%) Service Management
9 2 (2.67%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.67%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (2.67%) Load Testing
9 2 (2.67%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (2.67%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 20 (26.67%) PowerShell
2 19 (25.33%) SQL
3 10 (13.33%) VB
3 10 (13.33%) VBScript
4 3 (4.00%) Java
5 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (28.00%) MCSE
1 21 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (22.67%) MCITP
3 12 (16.00%) MCSA
4 10 (13.33%) Degree
5 2 (2.67%) CCNA
5 2 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.67%) DBS Check
5 2 (2.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 48 (64.00%) Hyper-V
2 38 (50.67%) Active Directory
3 29 (38.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (18.67%) VMware Server
5 10 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (8.00%) XenApp
7 2 (2.67%) VirtualBox
7 2 (2.67%) vSphere
8 1 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (18.67%) SCCM
2 13 (17.33%) SCOM
2 13 (17.33%) SCOrch
3 12 (16.00%) SCVMM
4 10 (13.33%) ServiceCenter
5 7 (9.33%) NetBackup
6 5 (6.67%) FortiGate
7 3 (4.00%) AirWatch
8 2 (2.67%) Backup Exec
8 2 (2.67%) HP SIM
9 1 (1.33%) Ansible
9 1 (1.33%) Nagios
9 1 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (1.33%) Puppet
9 1 (1.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 48 (64.00%) VMware
2 30 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 26 (34.67%) Cisco
4 15 (20.00%) Citrix
5 13 (17.33%) HP
6 10 (13.33%) 3PAR
7 6 (8.00%) Symantec
8 4 (5.33%) Kaspersky
9 3 (4.00%) Red Hat
9 3 (4.00%) SolarWinds
9 3 (4.00%) SonicWALL
10 2 (2.67%) arcserve
10 2 (2.67%) IBM
10 2 (2.67%) Juniper
10 2 (2.67%) Mitel
10 2 (2.67%) ProCurve
10 2 (2.67%) Sophos
11 1 (1.33%) NetApp
11 1 (1.33%) Oracle
11 1 (1.33%) Sage