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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Engineer
Rank 162 129 147
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 8 26 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.22% 0.84% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.89% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 5
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £42,200
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +1.53%
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
3454 2925 3058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.23% 94.75% 94.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2196 1920 2083
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Server Engineer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Server Engineer Salary Histogram 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 16 September 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
Dundee -5 4 £16,500 -45.00%
Edinburgh -14 3 £35,000 -
Aberdeen +12 1 - -
Server Engineer
UK

Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 10 (52.63%) Citrix
3 9 (47.37%) MS Exchange
4 8 (42.11%) Windows
4 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 8 (42.11%) Games
4 8 (42.11%) XenApp
5 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
5 7 (36.84%) PHP
5 7 (36.84%) MySQL
5 7 (36.84%) SAN
6 6 (31.58%) Mobile Games
7 5 (26.32%) VMware
7 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
7 5 (26.32%) Java
7 5 (26.32%) Client/Server
7 5 (26.32%) XenServer
7 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
7 5 (26.32%) Social Gaming
7 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (21.05%) User Stories
8 4 (21.05%) Web Development
8 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
8 4 (21.05%) SCCM
8 4 (21.05%) SCOM
8 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
8 4 (21.05%) Apache

Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 9 (47.37%) MS Exchange
2 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (21.05%) Apache
4 3 (15.79%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon S3
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (10.53%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) SAN
2 3 (15.79%) SMTP
2 3 (15.79%) HTTP
2 3 (15.79%) DNS
3 1 (5.26%) BIG-IP
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) LAN
3 1 (5.26%) WLAN
3 1 (5.26%) WAN
3 1 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (5.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) MySQL
2 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
2 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Subversion
General
1 8 (42.11%) Games
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
1 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
1 3 (15.79%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) Zend Framework
2 1 (5.26%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Mobile Games
2 5 (26.32%) Client/Server
2 5 (26.32%) Social Gaming
3 4 (21.05%) Replication
4 2 (10.53%) Online Games
5 1 (5.26%) Thin Client
5 1 (5.26%) Social Media
5 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (5.26%) Fat Client
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 8 (42.11%) Windows
3 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
4 2 (10.53%) UNIX
5 1 (5.26%) AIX
5 1 (5.26%) Tru64
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
2 4 (21.05%) User Stories
2 4 (21.05%) Web Development
2 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) OOP
3 3 (15.79%) OO
3 3 (15.79%) Time Management
3 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
5 1 (5.26%) Change Management
5 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.26%) Security Management
5 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.26%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) PHP
3 5 (26.32%) Java
4 3 (15.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) HNC
1 1 (5.26%) HND
1 1 (5.26%) NVQ Level 4
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) XenApp
2 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 5 (26.32%) XenServer
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) SCCM
1 4 (21.05%) SCOM
2 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.26%) Nagios
2 1 (5.26%) Ganglia
2 1 (5.26%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Citrix
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 5 (26.32%) VMware
4 4 (21.05%) IBM
5 3 (15.79%) EMC
6 2 (10.53%) Facebook
7 1 (5.26%) HP
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco
7 1 (5.26%) NetApp
7 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.26%) Zend
7 1 (5.26%) Brocade
7 1 (5.26%) F5