The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Server Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Server Engineer
England / South East
Rank 331 337 282
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -55
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 63 103 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.42% 0.54% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.55% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 52 99 160
Median salary £36,500 £40,000 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +16.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
14342 18573 20199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.72% 96.67% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11892 15979 16516
Median salary £43,000 £44,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,186 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Server Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Server Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Server Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Server Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Server Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Server Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 February 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
Surrey +46 27 £37,500 +2.73% 1
Berkshire +17 10 £36,500 -15.11% 2
Kent +3 10 £30,000 -29.41%
Buckinghamshire +21 7 £33,000 +10.00% 1
Hampshire +19 3 £47,500 +26.66%
West Sussex +12 3 £32,500 -21.68% 1
Oxfordshire +16 1 £57,500 +50.32% 3
East Sussex - 1 - - 3
Middlesex - 1 - -
Server Engineer
England

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 South East region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 118 (83.69%) Windows
2 85 (60.28%) Windows Server
3 81 (57.45%) VMware
4 58 (41.13%) Active Directory
5 56 (39.72%) Linux
6 42 (29.79%) Microsoft
7 38 (26.95%) SAN
8 37 (26.24%) VMware Infrastructure
9 33 (23.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 33 (23.40%) Hyper-V
10 30 (21.28%) MS Exchange
11 29 (20.57%) Windows Server 2012
12 27 (19.15%) PowerShell
13 24 (17.02%) MS Excel
14 22 (15.60%) DNS
14 22 (15.60%) Citrix
14 22 (15.60%) Firewall
15 21 (14.89%) Windows Server 2003
15 21 (14.89%) TCP/IP
16 20 (14.18%) SQL Server
17 19 (13.48%) DHCP
17 19 (13.48%) Cisco
18 18 (12.77%) Data Protection
19 17 (12.06%) Office 365
19 17 (12.06%) NAS
19 17 (12.06%) VPN
20 15 (10.64%) MySQL
20 15 (10.64%) Python
20 15 (10.64%) VLAN
20 15 (10.64%) SaaS

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 30 (21.28%) MS Exchange
2 14 (9.93%) Apache
3 12 (8.51%) Tomcat
4 10 (7.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (7.09%) JBoss
5 8 (5.67%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (5.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 8 (5.67%) WebLogic
5 8 (5.67%) WebSphere
6 7 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (4.26%) SharePoint
7 6 (4.26%) Skype for Business
8 4 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (2.84%) IIS
9 2 (1.42%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.42%) nginx
10 1 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.71%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 24 (17.02%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.80%) MS Office
3 3 (2.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.06%) Office 365
2 15 (10.64%) SaaS
3 12 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (4.96%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.13%) PaaS
6 2 (1.42%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (1.42%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.42%) Heroku
6 2 (1.42%) IaaS
7 1 (0.71%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 38 (26.95%) SAN
2 22 (15.60%) DNS
2 22 (15.60%) Firewall
3 21 (14.89%) TCP/IP
4 19 (13.48%) DHCP
5 17 (12.06%) NAS
5 17 (12.06%) VPN
6 15 (10.64%) VLAN
7 9 (6.38%) Fibre Channel
7 9 (6.38%) LDAP
8 8 (5.67%) HTTP
8 8 (5.67%) Internet
8 8 (5.67%) WLAN
9 7 (4.96%) iSCSI
9 7 (4.96%) Wireless
10 4 (2.84%) NetScaler
11 3 (2.13%) LAN
11 3 (2.13%) WAN
12 2 (1.42%) FCoE
13 1 (0.71%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.18%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.64%) MySQL
3 8 (5.67%) RDBMS
3 8 (5.67%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.13%) Big Data
5 2 (1.42%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.42%) Subversion
1 2 (1.42%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (8.51%) Finance
2 11 (7.80%) Italian Language
3 3 (2.13%) Legal
3 3 (2.13%) Local Government
3 3 (2.13%) Spanish Language
3 3 (2.13%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.42%) Electronics
4 2 (1.42%) Marketing
4 2 (1.42%) Publishing
5 1 (0.71%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.09%) Web Services
2 9 (6.38%) LAMP
3 8 (5.67%) Middleware
4 1 (0.71%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.22%) Driving Licence
2 10 (7.09%) iPad
3 9 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.38%) Data Centre
4 8 (5.67%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (4.26%) Blackberry
5 6 (4.26%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (2.84%) Clustering
7 3 (2.13%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 2 (1.42%) Derivative
8 2 (1.42%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.42%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.71%) HP Storage
9 1 (0.71%) iPhone
9 1 (0.71%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.71%) PKI
9 1 (0.71%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 118 (83.69%) Windows
2 85 (60.28%) Windows Server
3 56 (39.72%) Linux
4 33 (23.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (20.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (14.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (9.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (9.22%) Windows 7
8 6 (4.26%) Mac OS
8 6 (4.26%) Unix
9 5 (3.55%) Windows 10
10 3 (2.13%) Apple iOS
10 3 (2.13%) CentOS
10 3 (2.13%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.42%) Android
11 2 (1.42%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.42%) Solaris
11 2 (1.42%) SUSE
11 2 (1.42%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.71%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (12.77%) Data Protection
2 10 (7.09%) Server Building
3 9 (6.38%) ITIL
3 9 (6.38%) Project Management
4 8 (5.67%) Web Operations
5 6 (4.26%) Customer Requirements
5 6 (4.26%) E-Commerce
5 6 (4.26%) Mentoring
5 6 (4.26%) Migration
5 6 (4.26%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (3.55%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (3.55%) Capacity Management
6 5 (3.55%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (2.84%) Load Balancing
7 4 (2.84%) Software Engineering
8 3 (2.13%) Asset Management
8 3 (2.13%) Incident Management
8 3 (2.13%) Pair Programming
8 3 (2.13%) PRINCE2
8 3 (2.13%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 27 (19.15%) PowerShell
2 15 (10.64%) Python
3 14 (9.93%) SQL
4 12 (8.51%) Bash Shell
5 9 (6.38%) Perl
5 9 (6.38%) Ruby
6 7 (4.96%) C
7 4 (2.84%) C++
8 3 (2.13%) Java
8 3 (2.13%) VBScript
9 1 (0.71%) C#
9 1 (0.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (7.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (6.38%) DBS Check
2 9 (6.38%) MCSE
3 8 (5.67%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.67%) Security Cleared
4 6 (4.26%) MCP
5 4 (2.84%) MCSA
6 3 (2.13%) MCITP
7 1 (0.71%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.71%) CCENT
7 1 (0.71%) CCNA
7 1 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.71%) Degree
7 1 (0.71%) EMC Certification
7 1 (0.71%) HNC
7 1 (0.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.09%) SLA
2 3 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 58 (41.13%) Active Directory
2 37 (26.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (23.40%) Hyper-V
4 12 (8.51%) vSphere
5 9 (6.38%) Terminal Server
6 8 (5.67%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (3.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 5 (3.55%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.42%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.71%) NFS
9 1 (0.71%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (6.38%) Puppet
2 8 (5.67%) OpenAM
3 7 (4.96%) Backup Exec
3 7 (4.96%) SCCM
4 6 (4.26%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (3.55%) SCOM
6 2 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.71%) Ansible
7 1 (0.71%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.71%) Nessus
7 1 (0.71%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.71%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.71%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.71%) WSUS
Vendors
1 81 (57.45%) VMware
2 42 (29.79%) Microsoft
3 22 (15.60%) Citrix
4 19 (13.48%) Cisco
5 14 (9.93%) Red Hat
6 10 (7.09%) HP
6 10 (7.09%) Oracle
7 8 (5.67%) Sun
8 7 (4.96%) Intel Security
8 7 (4.96%) NetApp
8 7 (4.96%) Symantec
9 6 (4.26%) Kaspersky
9 6 (4.26%) Veeam
9 6 (4.26%) WatchGuard
10 5 (3.55%) Dell
11 4 (2.84%) CheckPoint
11 4 (2.84%) F5
11 4 (2.84%) Juniper
11 4 (2.84%) Nimble Storage
12 3 (2.13%) Sophos
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe
Think IT Recruitment Limted
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + Fully expensed car
Posted: 11 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Mediatonic Games
Posted: 24 days ago