The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Server Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Server Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Server Engineer
Rank 868 882 832
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -50
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Server Engineer 24 47 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.040% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.043% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 18 46 41
Average salary £56,250 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £36,479 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £39,750 £41,875
% change year-on-year
-10.69% -5.07%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Server Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Server Engineer within the UK.

Senior Server Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Server Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Server Engineer over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 within the UK.

Senior Server Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Server Engineer
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Server Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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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
England +3 22 £55,000 +15.78%
London +21 14 £57,500 +4.54%
Cambridgeshire +17 7 £32,250 -9.79%
East of England +8 7 £32,250 -12.83%
Huntingdon - 6 £32,250 -
City of London +25 5 £65,000 +13.04%
Scotland +14 1 - -
Cambridge +8 1 - -
Edinburgh +2 1 - -
South East 0 1 - -
Bedfordshire -3 1 - -
Bedford - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Leicester - 1 £36,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £36,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £36,000 -

Senior Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Server Engineer in their job title.

1 48 (77.42%) VMware
1 48 (77.42%) Windows
2 39 (62.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (54.84%) Citrix
4 33 (53.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
6 25 (40.32%) Active Directory
6 25 (40.32%) MS Exchange
6 25 (40.32%) SQL Server
7 24 (38.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (32.26%) SAN
8 20 (32.26%) Microsoft
9 18 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2010
10 17 (27.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 15 (24.19%) Clustering
12 14 (22.58%) XenDesktop
13 13 (20.97%) Capacity Planning
14 12 (19.35%) Cisco
15 11 (17.74%) NetApp
15 11 (17.74%) LAN
15 11 (17.74%) Legal
15 11 (17.74%) Data Centre
16 10 (16.13%) PowerShell
16 10 (16.13%) WAN
17 9 (14.52%) Finance
17 9 (14.52%) Hyper-V
18 8 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2007
18 8 (12.90%) Law
18 8 (12.90%) Incident Management
18 8 (12.90%) SLA

Senior Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Server Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (40.32%) MS Exchange
2 18 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (12.90%) IIS
3 8 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (11.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
7 3 (4.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (3.23%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Office 365
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (32.26%) SAN
2 11 (17.74%) LAN
3 10 (16.13%) WAN
4 6 (9.68%) Firewall
5 4 (6.45%) Wireless
5 4 (6.45%) DNS
6 3 (4.84%) NAS
6 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.23%) NetScaler
7 2 (3.23%) DHCP
7 2 (3.23%) VoIP
8 1 (1.61%) SSL
8 1 (1.61%) Internet
8 1 (1.61%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (40.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.61%) NUnit
1 1 (1.61%) Subversion
1 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.61%) MSTest
1 1 (1.61%) MSBuild
General
1 11 (17.74%) Legal
2 9 (14.52%) Finance
3 8 (12.90%) Law
4 2 (3.23%) Games
5 1 (1.61%) Retail
5 1 (1.61%) Marketing
5 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.84%) .NET
2 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.23%) CSS
2 2 (3.23%) HTML
3 1 (1.61%) SOAP
3 1 (1.61%) Web Services
3 1 (1.61%) XML
3 1 (1.61%) Ajax
3 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.61%) WCF
3 1 (1.61%) WPF
3 1 (1.61%) WF
3 1 (1.61%) LINQ
3 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.61%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.19%) Clustering
2 11 (17.74%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.45%) Thin Client
3 4 (6.45%) Fat Client
4 3 (4.84%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (3.23%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.23%) Replication
6 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.61%) Online Games
6 1 (1.61%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.61%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 48 (77.42%) Windows
2 39 (62.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (53.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (38.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.23%) Linux
5 2 (3.23%) VMS
6 1 (1.61%) UNIX
6 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.97%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (12.90%) ITIL
2 8 (12.90%) Incident Management
3 3 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (4.84%) Migration
3 3 (4.84%) Server Building
4 2 (3.23%) Software Engineering
4 2 (3.23%) Project Management
4 2 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (3.23%) TDD
4 2 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (3.23%) Mentoring
5 1 (1.61%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (1.61%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (1.61%) Server Patching
5 1 (1.61%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (1.61%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (1.61%) DevOps
5 1 (1.61%) Line Management
5 1 (1.61%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.13%) PowerShell
2 8 (12.90%) SQL
3 4 (6.45%) C#
4 2 (3.23%) Java
4 2 (3.23%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.61%) Perl
5 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.61%) C++
5 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.61%) VB
5 1 (1.61%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (27.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (11.29%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (9.68%) MCSE
5 4 (6.45%) CCNA
5 4 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (6.45%) Degree
6 2 (3.23%) VCP5
6 2 (3.23%) MCITP
7 1 (1.61%) MCTS
7 1 (1.61%) HND
7 1 (1.61%) CNE
7 1 (1.61%) Novell Certification
7 1 (1.61%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.61%) CCEA
7 1 (1.61%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.90%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (40.32%) Active Directory
3 14 (22.58%) XenDesktop
4 9 (14.52%) Hyper-V
5 5 (8.06%) XenApp
6 3 (4.84%) Terminal Services
6 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (4.84%) vSphere
6 3 (4.84%) VMware Server
7 2 (3.23%) UAG
8 1 (1.61%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (1.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.61%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.61%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.61%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) SCCM
2 4 (6.45%) SCOM
3 2 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (3.23%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.61%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.61%) Puppet
4 1 (1.61%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.61%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 48 (77.42%) VMware
2 34 (54.84%) Citrix
3 20 (32.26%) Microsoft
4 12 (19.35%) Cisco
5 11 (17.74%) NetApp
6 7 (11.29%) EMC
7 5 (8.06%) Dell
8 4 (6.45%) Symantec
9 3 (4.84%) Mercator
10 2 (3.23%) Brocade
10 2 (3.23%) MobileIron
10 2 (3.23%) HP
11 1 (1.61%) IBM
11 1 (1.61%) Avaya
11 1 (1.61%) Sophos
11 1 (1.61%) AppSense
11 1 (1.61%) Novell
11 1 (1.61%) Veritas
11 1 (1.61%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.61%) New Relic