The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Server Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Server Engineer
England / South West
Rank 214 215 204
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 13 24 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.26% 0.44% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.45% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 46
Median salary £32,500 £28,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.03% -28.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,850 £18,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,900 £36,800 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,875 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-0.35% -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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4799 5332 5785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.64% 97.25% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4009 4555 4898
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Server Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Server Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

Server Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Server Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Server Engineer Salary Histogram in the South West

Server Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 17 January 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
Devon -3 4 £32,500 +35.41%
Wiltshire +19 3 £32,500 -7.14%
Bristol +6 3 £33,000 +37.50%
Gloucestershire -32 2 £40,500 +42.10%
Avon - 1 £26,000 -
Server Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 West region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 49 (94.23%) Windows
2 48 (92.31%) Windows Server
3 39 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 36 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (63.46%) Active Directory
6 32 (61.54%) Microsoft
7 25 (48.08%) MS Excel
8 21 (40.38%) HP
9 19 (36.54%) Hyper-V
10 18 (34.62%) Clustering
11 17 (32.69%) Data Centre
11 17 (32.69%) Driving Licence
12 16 (30.77%) VMware
13 15 (28.85%) SQL Server
13 15 (28.85%) Citrix
13 15 (28.85%) SAN
13 15 (28.85%) Terminal Services
13 15 (28.85%) Change Control
14 14 (26.92%) SQL Server 2012
14 14 (26.92%) Patch Management
14 14 (26.92%) SQL Server 2014
14 14 (26.92%) CommVault
14 14 (26.92%) Firmware
14 14 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
14 14 (26.92%) Cisco
14 14 (26.92%) VPN
14 14 (26.92%) NAS
14 14 (26.92%) SQL Server 2008
14 14 (26.92%) PowerShell
15 13 (25.00%) ISMS

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 12 (23.08%) IIS
2 10 (19.23%) MS Exchange
3 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 25 (48.08%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.69%) MS Office
2 4 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.31%) Office 365
2 1 (1.92%) IaaS
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.92%) PaaS
2 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (28.85%) SAN
2 14 (26.92%) NAS
2 14 (26.92%) VPN
3 8 (15.38%) DNS
3 8 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 4 (7.69%) Firewall
4 4 (7.69%) POP3
4 4 (7.69%) SMTP
5 3 (5.77%) DHCP
6 2 (3.85%) Internet
6 2 (3.85%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.92%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.92%) LAN
7 1 (1.92%) MPLS
7 1 (1.92%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.92%) VLAN
7 1 (1.92%) VoIP
7 1 (1.92%) WAN
7 1 (1.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.85%) SQL Server
2 14 (26.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 14 (26.92%) SQL Server 2012
2 14 (26.92%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (3.85%) Games
2 1 (1.92%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.15%) .NET
1 11 (21.15%) .NET Framework
1 11 (21.15%) Middleware
1 11 (21.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (34.62%) Clustering
2 17 (32.69%) Data Centre
2 17 (32.69%) Driving Licence
3 13 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.69%) Blackberry
5 3 (5.77%) CESG
6 2 (3.85%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 49 (94.23%) Windows
2 48 (92.31%) Windows Server
3 39 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 36 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (11.54%) Linux
7 3 (5.77%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.85%) Mac OS X
8 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.85%) Windows Vista
8 2 (3.85%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.92%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.85%) Change Control
2 14 (26.92%) Patch Management
3 13 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (25.00%) Information Security
3 13 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 13 (25.00%) ISMS
3 13 (25.00%) ITIL
3 13 (25.00%) Security Management
4 11 (21.15%) Application Packaging
5 7 (13.46%) High Availability
6 5 (9.62%) Load Balancing
6 5 (9.62%) Mentoring
6 5 (9.62%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (9.62%) Problem Management
6 5 (9.62%) Service Delivery
7 4 (7.69%) Change Management
7 4 (7.69%) Data Management
7 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 4 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (5.77%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.92%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (21.15%) MCSE
3 7 (13.46%) CCNA
3 7 (13.46%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (13.46%) MCP
3 7 (13.46%) MCSA
4 6 (11.54%) SC Cleared
4 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
5 4 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (3.85%) HNC
6 2 (3.85%) HND
6 2 (3.85%) MCTS
7 1 (1.92%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.92%) CCENT
7 1 (1.92%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (63.46%) Active Directory
2 19 (36.54%) Hyper-V
3 15 (28.85%) Terminal Services
4 14 (26.92%) Firmware
5 12 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (3.85%) Docker
8 1 (1.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (13.46%) SCOM
2 4 (7.69%) HP SIM
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (7.69%) OpenView
3 3 (5.77%) SCCM
3 3 (5.77%) WSUS
4 2 (3.85%) Puppet
5 1 (1.92%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 32 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 21 (40.38%) HP
3 16 (30.77%) VMware
4 15 (28.85%) Citrix
5 14 (26.92%) Cisco
5 14 (26.92%) CommVault
6 5 (9.62%) Symantec
6 5 (9.62%) Veeam
7 3 (5.77%) Dell
8 2 (3.85%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.85%) Draytek
9 1 (1.92%) 3Com
9 1 (1.92%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.92%) Juniper
9 1 (1.92%) Meru Networks
9 1 (1.92%) NETGEAR
9 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.92%) ZyXEL