The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Engineer
Rank 122 125 120
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 18 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.72% 0.44% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.47% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 8
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £33,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +1.53%
Server Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2306 2113 1899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.65% 93.87% 93.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1635 1678 1601
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Server Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Server Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Server Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Server Engineer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Server Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 34 (91.89%) Windows
2 33 (89.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (67.57%) Microsoft
3 25 (67.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (56.76%) VMware
4 21 (56.76%) SC Cleared
4 21 (56.76%) Security Cleared
5 20 (54.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (54.05%) DV Cleared
6 19 (51.35%) EMC NetWorker
6 19 (51.35%) EMC
6 19 (51.35%) Linux
7 18 (48.65%) Disaster Recovery
7 18 (48.65%) Performance Monitoring
8 17 (45.95%) WSUS
9 16 (43.24%) Active Directory
10 13 (35.14%) MS Exchange
11 12 (32.43%) Exchange Server 2010
12 10 (27.03%) TCP/IP
13 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2003
14 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2013
14 7 (18.92%) DNS
14 7 (18.92%) DHCP
14 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (18.92%) MCSE
14 7 (18.92%) IIS
15 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2007
16 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
16 5 (13.51%) Ethernet
16 5 (13.51%) Clustering

Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 13 (35.14%) MS Exchange
2 12 (32.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (18.92%) IIS
5 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (5.41%) Lync
7 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.03%) TCP/IP
2 7 (18.92%) DNS
2 7 (18.92%) DHCP
3 5 (13.51%) Ethernet
4 3 (8.11%) Firewall
4 3 (8.11%) VLAN
5 1 (2.70%) NAS
5 1 (2.70%) LDAP
5 1 (2.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) .NET
1 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Clustering
2 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (2.70%) Firmware
2 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 34 (91.89%) Windows
2 33 (89.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (67.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (51.35%) Linux
5 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Disaster Recovery
1 18 (48.65%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (13.51%) Migration
3 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.70%) Change Management
4 1 (2.70%) MVC
4 1 (2.70%) Software Engineering
4 1 (2.70%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.70%) Change Control
4 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.11%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) VBScript
2 1 (2.70%) VB
2 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.70%) C#
2 1 (2.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (56.76%) SC Cleared
1 21 (56.76%) Security Cleared
2 20 (54.05%) DV Cleared
3 7 (18.92%) MCSE
3 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (10.81%) MCSA
5 2 (5.41%) RHCE
5 2 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.70%) MCDBA
6 1 (2.70%) MCP
System Software
1 20 (54.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (43.24%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.41%) KVM
4 1 (2.70%) vSphere
4 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.70%) NLBS
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 19 (51.35%) EMC NetWorker
2 17 (45.95%) WSUS
3 3 (8.11%) Backup Exec
4 2 (5.41%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.70%) ARCserve
5 1 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.70%) SCCM
5 1 (2.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (67.57%) Microsoft
2 21 (56.76%) VMware
3 19 (51.35%) EMC
4 4 (10.81%) Symantec
5 3 (8.11%) HP
6 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.70%) Citrix
7 1 (2.70%) NetApp
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco
7 1 (2.70%) Sun
7 1 (2.70%) F5
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £34900 per annum + £1,200 DV Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago