The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Engineer
Rank 157 157 143
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 5 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.16% 0.28% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.29% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 12
Average salary £45,000 £22,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.22% +1.42%
Server Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2950 3096 3020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.82% 95.06% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1987 1974 2148
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Server Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Server Engineer Salary Trend in Scotland

Server Engineer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Glasgow +5 3 £45,000 -
Dundee +12 1 - -
Aberdeen +8 1 - -
Server Engineer
UK

Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) EMC
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (36.36%) XenApp
3 4 (36.36%) SAN
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (36.36%) PHP
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) Games
4 3 (27.27%) vSphere
4 3 (27.27%) Back Office
4 3 (27.27%) MySQL
4 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
4 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
4 3 (27.27%) LAN
4 3 (27.27%) WAN
4 3 (27.27%) DHCP
4 3 (27.27%) Social Gaming
4 3 (27.27%) Mobile Games
5 2 (18.18%) Online Games
5 2 (18.18%) Data Structures
5 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
5 2 (18.18%) Node.js

Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (18.18%) IIS
1 2 (18.18%) Apache
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
1 2 (18.18%) Node.js
2 1 (9.09%) Lync
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (9.09%) Route 53
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 4 (36.36%) SAN
3 3 (27.27%) LAN
3 3 (27.27%) WAN
3 3 (27.27%) DHCP
4 2 (18.18%) HTTP
4 2 (18.18%) SMTP
5 1 (9.09%) WLAN
5 1 (9.09%) Firewall
5 1 (9.09%) BIG-IP
5 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
General
1 4 (36.36%) Games
2 3 (27.27%) Back Office
3 2 (18.18%) Law
4 1 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Mobile Games
1 3 (27.27%) Social Gaming
2 2 (18.18%) Data Structures
2 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
2 2 (18.18%) Online Games
3 1 (9.09%) Open Source
3 1 (9.09%) Social Media
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (9.09%) Replication
3 1 (9.09%) Clustering
3 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
3 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) OOP
2 2 (18.18%) OO
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Web Development
2 2 (18.18%) Time Management
2 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) User Stories
3 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) PHP
2 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (36.36%) XenApp
3 3 (27.27%) vSphere
4 2 (18.18%) ISA Server
5 1 (9.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) EMC
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) CommVault
5 1 (9.09%) NetApp
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) IBM
5 1 (9.09%) F5