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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Engineer
Rank 209 225 196
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 26 20 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.49% 0.35% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.36% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 19 19 56
Median salary £33,000 £24,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -31.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £16,900 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,600 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
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 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
5115 5569 6309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.17% 96.90% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4308 4720 5250
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 6 December 2016.

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 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bristol +17 12 £32,000 +33.33%
Wiltshire +21 7 £35,000 -7.28%
Gloucestershire -23 4 £37,500 +108.33%
Dorset +22 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Devon -19 1 £21,500 -10.41%
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 6 December 2016, 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 50 (94.34%) Windows
2 49 (92.45%) Windows Server
3 40 (75.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 37 (69.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (60.38%) Active Directory
6 31 (58.49%) Microsoft
7 24 (45.28%) MS Excel
8 21 (39.62%) Hyper-V
9 19 (35.85%) HP
9 19 (35.85%) Data Centre
10 18 (33.96%) Driving Licence
11 17 (32.08%) Change Control
11 17 (32.08%) Citrix
11 17 (32.08%) SQL Server
11 17 (32.08%) SAN
11 17 (32.08%) Terminal Services
11 17 (32.08%) VMware
12 16 (30.19%) Clustering
12 16 (30.19%) Firmware
12 16 (30.19%) CommVault
12 16 (30.19%) VPN
12 16 (30.19%) NAS
12 16 (30.19%) SQL Server 2008
12 16 (30.19%) PowerShell
12 16 (30.19%) SQL Server 2012
12 16 (30.19%) Patch Management
12 16 (30.19%) SQL Server 2014
13 15 (28.30%) ISMS
13 15 (28.30%) Disaster Recovery
13 15 (28.30%) Information Security

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 14 (26.42%) IIS
2 7 (13.21%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 24 (45.28%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Office 365
2 1 (1.89%) IaaS
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) PaaS
2 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (32.08%) SAN
2 16 (30.19%) NAS
2 16 (30.19%) VPN
3 6 (11.32%) DNS
4 5 (9.43%) Firewall
4 5 (9.43%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.66%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (5.66%) DHCP
5 3 (5.66%) MPLS
5 3 (5.66%) VoIP
6 2 (3.77%) Internet
6 2 (3.77%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.89%) LAN
7 1 (1.89%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.89%) VLAN
7 1 (1.89%) WAN
7 1 (1.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.08%) SQL Server
2 16 (30.19%) SQL Server 2008
2 16 (30.19%) SQL Server 2012
2 16 (30.19%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (3.77%) Games
2 1 (1.89%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.53%) .NET
1 13 (24.53%) .NET Framework
1 13 (24.53%) Middleware
1 13 (24.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.85%) Data Centre
2 18 (33.96%) Driving Licence
3 16 (30.19%) Clustering
4 15 (28.30%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.66%) CESG
6 2 (3.77%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 50 (94.34%) Windows
2 49 (92.45%) Windows Server
3 40 (75.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 37 (69.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (15.09%) Linux
6 3 (5.66%) CentOS
6 3 (5.66%) Windows 8
6 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.77%) Mac OS X
7 2 (3.77%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.77%) Windows Vista
7 2 (3.77%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.08%) Change Control
2 16 (30.19%) Patch Management
3 15 (28.30%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (28.30%) Information Security
3 15 (28.30%) Information Security Management
3 15 (28.30%) ISMS
3 15 (28.30%) Security Management
4 13 (24.53%) Application Packaging
5 10 (18.87%) ITIL
6 7 (13.21%) Problem Management
7 4 (7.55%) Change Management
7 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 3 (5.66%) High Availability
8 3 (5.66%) ITIL V3
8 3 (5.66%) ITSM
8 3 (5.66%) Load Balancing
8 3 (5.66%) Network Design
8 3 (5.66%) Release Management
8 3 (5.66%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (5.66%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.19%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (24.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (18.87%) MCSE
3 8 (15.09%) CCNA
3 8 (15.09%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (13.21%) MCP
5 6 (11.32%) MCSA
6 5 (9.43%) SC Cleared
6 5 (9.43%) Security Cleared
7 3 (5.66%) JNCIS
7 3 (5.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (3.77%) HNC
8 2 (3.77%) HND
8 2 (3.77%) MCTS
9 1 (1.89%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.89%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (60.38%) Active Directory
2 21 (39.62%) Hyper-V
3 17 (32.08%) Terminal Services
4 16 (30.19%) Firmware
5 14 (26.42%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (7.55%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (3.77%) Docker
8 1 (1.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) SCCM
1 3 (5.66%) SCOM
1 3 (5.66%) WSUS
2 2 (3.77%) Puppet
3 1 (1.89%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 31 (58.49%) Microsoft
2 19 (35.85%) HP
3 17 (32.08%) Citrix
3 17 (32.08%) VMware
4 16 (30.19%) CommVault
5 12 (22.64%) Cisco
6 5 (9.43%) Symantec
6 5 (9.43%) Veeam
7 4 (7.55%) Draytek
8 3 (5.66%) Dell
8 3 (5.66%) Fortinet
8 3 (5.66%) Juniper
8 3 (5.66%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.77%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.89%) 3Com
10 1 (1.89%) Meru Networks
10 1 (1.89%) NETGEAR
10 1 (1.89%) ZyXEL