The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Engineer
Rank 376 366 352
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 74 64 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.33% 0.30% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.31% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 55 60 79
Average salary £39,000 £34,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% +2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Server Engineer
England

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
21426 20413 21847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.72% 95.09% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16874 16852 18648
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 the South East

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

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 21 August 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 21 August 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
Surrey +8 21 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Berkshire +1 20 £40,000 +3.22% 2
Hampshire -5 14 £37,500 +11.94% 1
Buckinghamshire 0 11 £32,500 -11.26% 2
West Sussex -8 5 £45,000 +2.27%
Middlesex +2 3 £32,500 -13.33%
East Sussex - 2 £40,000 -
Server Engineer
England

Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 145 (83.33%) Windows
2 111 (63.79%) Active Directory
3 98 (56.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 88 (50.57%) VMware
5 79 (45.40%) Microsoft
6 75 (43.10%) VMware Infrastructure
7 65 (37.36%) Windows Server 2003
8 60 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 53 (30.46%) MS Exchange
10 48 (27.59%) DNS
11 46 (26.44%) Citrix
12 45 (25.86%) MS Excel
13 44 (25.29%) SQL
14 40 (22.99%) SCCM
15 38 (21.84%) IIS
16 37 (21.26%) Cisco
16 37 (21.26%) Microsoft Certification
17 36 (20.69%) TCP/IP
17 36 (20.69%) Firewall
17 36 (20.69%) Finance
17 36 (20.69%) WSUS
18 33 (18.97%) DHCP
19 32 (18.39%) Hyper-V
20 30 (17.24%) Linux
20 30 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2007
21 29 (16.67%) SQL Server
21 29 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
21 29 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
22 26 (14.94%) SC Cleared
22 26 (14.94%) Security Cleared

Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 53 (30.46%) MS Exchange
2 38 (21.84%) IIS
3 30 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2007
4 29 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 29 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 23 (13.22%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (4.02%) Apache
6 7 (4.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (2.87%) SharePoint
8 4 (2.30%) Lync
9 3 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.57%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 45 (25.86%) MS Excel
2 14 (8.05%) MS Office
3 11 (6.32%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.15%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.90%) IaaS
2 6 (3.45%) GitHub
3 2 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.15%) SaaS
3 2 (1.15%) PaaS
4 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 48 (27.59%) DNS
2 36 (20.69%) Firewall
2 36 (20.69%) TCP/IP
3 33 (18.97%) DHCP
4 21 (12.07%) SAN
5 20 (11.49%) LAN
6 19 (10.92%) WAN
7 15 (8.62%) Network Security
8 14 (8.05%) VoIP
8 14 (8.05%) VPN
9 11 (6.32%) MPLS
10 9 (5.17%) VLAN
11 8 (4.60%) SSL
12 5 (2.87%) Ethernet
13 4 (2.30%) Cisco ASA
14 3 (1.72%) NAS
14 3 (1.72%) Cisco Nexus
14 3 (1.72%) BIG-IP
14 3 (1.72%) LDAP
15 2 (1.15%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (5.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (4.02%) Big Data
5 6 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.57%) MySQL
7 1 (0.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (3.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 36 (20.69%) Finance
2 6 (3.45%) Games
3 4 (2.30%) Electronics
4 2 (1.15%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.57%) Military
5 1 (0.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.60%) .NET
2 6 (3.45%) Web Services
2 6 (3.45%) WCF
2 6 (3.45%) WPF
2 6 (3.45%) Silverlight
3 3 (1.72%) Application Packaging
4 2 (1.15%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.15%) Rendezvous
5 1 (0.57%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.34%) Clustering
2 6 (3.45%) Open Source
2 6 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.30%) Blackberry
4 3 (1.72%) Replication
5 2 (1.15%) CLARiiON
5 2 (1.15%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.15%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.15%) Firmware
6 1 (0.57%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.57%) CMDB
6 1 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 145 (83.33%) Windows
2 98 (56.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 65 (37.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 60 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (17.24%) Linux
6 19 (10.92%) Windows 7
7 10 (5.75%) Windows XP
8 8 (4.60%) UNIX
9 7 (4.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (2.30%) Mac OS X
11 3 (1.72%) Solaris
11 3 (1.72%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.15%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.15%) AIX
13 1 (0.57%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.57%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (13.79%) ITIL
1 24 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
2 18 (10.34%) Change Management
2 18 (10.34%) Performance Monitoring
3 16 (9.20%) Data Security
3 16 (9.20%) Service Delivery
4 14 (8.05%) Change Control
5 13 (7.47%) Project Management
6 12 (6.90%) Migration
7 11 (6.32%) Kalman Filter
8 9 (5.17%) Problem Management
9 7 (4.02%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (4.02%) Software Engineering
9 7 (4.02%) PRINCE2
10 6 (3.45%) Service Management
10 6 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (3.45%) DevOps
10 6 (3.45%) Workflow
11 5 (2.87%) Network Load Balancing
11 5 (2.87%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (25.29%) SQL
2 18 (10.34%) PowerShell
3 8 (4.60%) C#
4 6 (3.45%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.72%) VBScript
5 3 (1.72%) VB
6 2 (1.15%) Perl
6 2 (1.15%) PHP
6 2 (1.15%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.57%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.57%) C
7 1 (0.57%) C++
7 1 (0.57%) Java
7 1 (0.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 37 (21.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (14.94%) SC Cleared
2 26 (14.94%) Security Cleared
3 22 (12.64%) MCSE
4 19 (10.92%) DV Cleared
5 14 (8.05%) CCNA
5 14 (8.05%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (7.47%) MCSA
7 11 (6.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (5.75%) MCTS
9 8 (4.60%) Degree
10 7 (4.02%) MCP
10 7 (4.02%) CCA
10 7 (4.02%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (1.72%) MCITP
12 2 (1.15%) RHCE
13 1 (0.57%) CISSP
13 1 (0.57%) MCDBA
13 1 (0.57%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.77%) PCI DSS
2 16 (9.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 10 (5.75%) SLA
System Software
1 111 (63.79%) Active Directory
2 75 (43.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (18.39%) Hyper-V
4 24 (13.79%) XenApp
5 21 (12.07%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (7.47%) XenServer
6 13 (7.47%) VMware ESX
7 12 (6.90%) XenDesktop
7 12 (6.90%) KVM
7 12 (6.90%) ISA Server
8 10 (5.75%) Terminal Server
9 7 (4.02%) vSphere
9 7 (4.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 7 (4.02%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 5 (2.87%) VMware Server
11 4 (2.30%) Terminal Services
12 2 (1.15%) Xen
12 2 (1.15%) NLBS
13 1 (0.57%) UAG
Systems Management
1 40 (22.99%) SCCM
2 36 (20.69%) WSUS
3 20 (11.49%) ARCserve
4 17 (9.77%) EMC NetWorker
5 12 (6.90%) NetBackup
6 9 (5.17%) SCOM
7 8 (4.60%) Backup Exec
8 6 (3.45%) Puppet
8 6 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (1.15%) MOM
11 1 (0.57%) WMI
11 1 (0.57%) SCVMM
11 1 (0.57%) Plesk
Vendors
1 88 (50.57%) VMware
2 79 (45.40%) Microsoft
3 46 (26.44%) Citrix
4 37 (21.26%) Cisco
5 25 (14.37%) HP
6 23 (13.22%) F5
7 20 (11.49%) EMC
8 13 (7.47%) McAfee
8 13 (7.47%) Websense
9 12 (6.90%) Symantec
10 11 (6.32%) ServiceNow
11 10 (5.75%) Dell
11 10 (5.75%) Red Hat
12 9 (5.17%) Juniper
12 9 (5.17%) Oracle
12 9 (5.17%) NetApp
13 7 (4.02%) Nimsoft
14 6 (3.45%) JBoss
15 4 (2.30%) Apple
16 3 (1.72%) IBM
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