The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Engineer
Rank 73 98 75
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 9 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.84% 0.083% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.086% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 7
Average salary £28,500 £41,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.32% +66.00%
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Server Engineer
Wales

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 Wales 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 Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1037 1161 954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.74% 96.27% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 892 1029 873
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Server Engineer
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Server Engineer Salary Trend in South Wales

Server Engineer
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 30 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
Cardiff - 9 £28,500 -
Server Engineer
Wales

Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 16 (88.89%) VMware
2 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2012
2 13 (72.22%) IIS
2 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 13 (72.22%) MS Exchange
2 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
3 11 (61.11%) TCP/IP
4 10 (55.56%) SQL
4 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (50.00%) SAN
6 8 (44.44%) DNS
7 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (33.33%) Citrix
8 6 (33.33%) ITIL
9 5 (27.78%) Internet
10 4 (22.22%) Clustering
10 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing
10 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
10 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (22.22%) NAS
10 4 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (22.22%) Cisco
11 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 3 (16.67%) Change Management
11 3 (16.67%) Firewall

Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 13 (72.22%) IIS
1 13 (72.22%) MS Exchange
2 9 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) TCP/IP
2 9 (50.00%) SAN
3 8 (44.44%) DNS
4 5 (27.78%) Internet
5 4 (22.22%) NAS
6 3 (16.67%) Firewall
7 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.11%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) LAMP
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
1 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) Solaris
3 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 3 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) MCP
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) MCSA
System Software
1 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) vSphere
4 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) VMware
2 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
3 6 (33.33%) Citrix
4 4 (22.22%) Cisco
5 2 (11.11%) SolarWinds
5 2 (11.11%) NetApp
5 2 (11.11%) Red Hat