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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Engineer
Rank 127 114 137
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 14 22 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.60% 0.98% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 1.06% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 0
Average salary £38,750 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
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
2188 2072 1902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.03% 92.54% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1541 1586 1604
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 21 (91.30%) VMware
2 18 (78.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (78.26%) Windows
3 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
4 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (56.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (56.52%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (43.48%) Performance Monitoring
5 10 (43.48%) WSUS
5 10 (43.48%) EMC NetWorker
5 10 (43.48%) SC Cleared
5 10 (43.48%) DV Cleared
5 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
5 10 (43.48%) EMC
5 10 (43.48%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (43.48%) Linux
6 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
7 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
7 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (21.74%) SQL
8 5 (21.74%) Symantec
9 4 (17.39%) HP
9 4 (17.39%) Citrix
9 4 (17.39%) SAN
9 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
9 4 (17.39%) NetBackup
10 3 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (13.04%) vSphere
10 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010

Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
1 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (13.04%) IIS
3 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
1 1 (4.35%) CSS
1 1 (4.35%) JSP
1 1 (4.35%) Servlets
1 1 (4.35%) jQuery
1 1 (4.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (56.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Windows
1 18 (78.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (43.48%) Linux
4 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (13.04%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Disaster Recovery
1 10 (43.48%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
2 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.35%) OOP
3 1 (4.35%) OO
3 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.35%) Data Management
3 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) SC Cleared
1 10 (43.48%) DV Cleared
1 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) MCSE
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 13 (56.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
3 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
4 3 (13.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (43.48%) WSUS
1 10 (43.48%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (17.39%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.35%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.35%) Legato
3 1 (4.35%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) VMware
2 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
3 10 (43.48%) EMC
4 5 (21.74%) Symantec
5 4 (17.39%) Citrix
5 4 (17.39%) HP
6 1 (4.35%) CommVault
6 1 (4.35%) IBM
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £9999 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35,000 - £42,000pa Depending On Experience
Posted: 6 days ago