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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Server Engineer
Rank 857 905 841
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -64
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Server Engineer 43 39 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.032% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.034% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 29 37 41
Average salary £44,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.19% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £39,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-23.50% +17.64%

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
105334 114534 105198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.65% 94.59% 94.73%
Number of salaries quoted 86166 92849 87525
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 £27,000 £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 21 April 2015 within the UK.

Senior Server Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Server Engineer
Top 30 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 21 April 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 +59 43 £44,000 -16.19% 2
London +43 21 £55,000 +1.85%
East of England +39 10 £29,500 -34.44%
South East -1 9 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Cambridgeshire - 9 £29,500 -
Buckinghamshire +8 6 - -
Bedfordshire - 6 - -
Bedford - 6 - -
Cambridge - 6 - -
Milton Keynes - 6 - -
City of London +25 3 £55,000 +10.00%
East Midlands - 3 £36,000 -
West Midlands - 3 £40,000 - 1
Huntingdon - 3 £29,500 -
Surrey +16 2 - -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £43,500 -
Nottingham - 2 £43,500 -
Epsom - 2 - -
Wolverhampton - 2 £40,000 -
Leeds +14 1 £42,500 +27.81%
West Yorkshire +7 1 £42,500 +27.81%
Yorkshire +3 1 £42,500 +20.14%
Berkshire 0 1 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire -8 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Reading -13 1 £50,000 -
Solihull - 1 £35,000 -
Leicester - 1 £36,000 -
Cirencester - 1 £36,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £36,500 -
Manchester - 1 £42,500 -

Senior Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 70 (86.42%) Windows
2 69 (85.19%) VMware
3 56 (69.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 51 (62.96%) Active Directory
5 47 (58.02%) Citrix
5 47 (58.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 41 (50.62%) VMware Infrastructure
7 40 (49.38%) MS Exchange
8 39 (48.15%) Microsoft
9 33 (40.74%) Windows Server 2003
10 32 (39.51%) SAN
11 31 (38.27%) Exchange Server 2010
12 30 (37.04%) Clustering
13 24 (29.63%) DNS
14 23 (28.40%) SQL Server
15 22 (27.16%) Hyper-V
16 21 (25.93%) LAN
17 20 (24.69%) Firewall
18 19 (23.46%) WAN
18 19 (23.46%) vSphere
19 18 (22.22%) DHCP
19 18 (22.22%) Finance
20 17 (20.99%) Legal
20 17 (20.99%) Exchange Server 2003
21 16 (19.75%) Law
21 16 (19.75%) Cisco
22 13 (16.05%) EMC
22 13 (16.05%) MS Excel
22 13 (16.05%) NetApp
22 13 (16.05%) XenDesktop

Senior Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 40 (49.38%) MS Exchange
2 31 (38.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (20.99%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (13.58%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (12.35%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (7.41%) SharePoint
7 5 (6.17%) IIS
8 3 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (2.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (2.47%) OpenStack
10 1 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (16.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (3.70%) Office 365
2 1 (1.23%) IaaS
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.23%) SaaS
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 32 (39.51%) SAN
2 24 (29.63%) DNS
3 21 (25.93%) LAN
4 20 (24.69%) Firewall
5 19 (23.46%) WAN
6 18 (22.22%) DHCP
7 8 (9.88%) TCP/IP
7 8 (9.88%) Wireless
8 5 (6.17%) Internet
9 4 (4.94%) VPN
10 3 (3.70%) NAS
11 2 (2.47%) SSL
11 2 (2.47%) Kerberos
12 1 (1.23%) FTP
12 1 (1.23%) NetScaler
12 1 (1.23%) IPsec
12 1 (1.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (28.40%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.23%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (2.47%) NUnit
1 2 (2.47%) MSTest
2 1 (1.23%) MSBuild
2 1 (1.23%) Subversion
2 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (22.22%) Finance
2 17 (20.99%) Legal
3 16 (19.75%) Law
4 12 (14.81%) Back Office
5 2 (2.47%) Banking
5 2 (2.47%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.47%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.23%) Retail
6 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.94%) .NET
2 3 (3.70%) CSS
2 3 (3.70%) HTML
3 2 (2.47%) REST
3 2 (2.47%) XML
3 2 (2.47%) SOAP
3 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.47%) WCF
3 2 (2.47%) WPF
3 2 (2.47%) WF
3 2 (2.47%) LINQ
4 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.23%) Web Services
4 1 (1.23%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 30 (37.04%) Clustering
2 3 (3.70%) Fat Client
2 3 (3.70%) Thin Client
3 2 (2.47%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.47%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.47%) Replication
3 2 (2.47%) Open Source
3 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.23%) NHS
4 1 (1.23%) HP StorageWorks
4 1 (1.23%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 70 (86.42%) Windows
2 56 (69.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (58.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 33 (40.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.70%) UNIX
5 3 (3.70%) Linux
5 3 (3.70%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.47%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.23%) AIX
7 1 (1.23%) HPUX
7 1 (1.23%) Solaris
7 1 (1.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (13.58%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (12.35%) ITIL
3 8 (9.88%) Service Delivery
3 8 (9.88%) Incident Management
4 6 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (4.94%) Network Management
5 4 (4.94%) Project Management
6 3 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (3.70%) TDD
6 3 (3.70%) Software Engineering
6 3 (3.70%) Data Protection
7 2 (2.47%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (2.47%) E-Commerce
7 2 (2.47%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.47%) Migration
7 2 (2.47%) MVVM
7 2 (2.47%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.23%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (1.23%) Database Mirroring
8 1 (1.23%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.58%) PowerShell
2 9 (11.11%) SQL
3 7 (8.64%) VBScript
4 6 (7.41%) C#
5 4 (4.94%) Java
6 3 (3.70%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.70%) Perl
6 3 (3.70%) Python
7 2 (2.47%) Ruby
7 2 (2.47%) PHP
7 2 (2.47%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.23%) VB
8 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.23%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (14.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 11 (13.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (9.88%) MCSE
4 7 (8.64%) CCNA
4 7 (8.64%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.94%) MCITP
6 3 (3.70%) CCNP
6 3 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.47%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.23%) CCEA
8 1 (1.23%) CCA
8 1 (1.23%) MCSA
8 1 (1.23%) MCPD
8 1 (1.23%) VCAP
8 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certified Master
8 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 1 (1.23%) CNE
8 1 (1.23%) Novell Certification
8 1 (1.23%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (62.96%) Active Directory
2 41 (50.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (27.16%) Hyper-V
4 19 (23.46%) vSphere
5 13 (16.05%) XenDesktop
6 6 (7.41%) VMware ESX
7 5 (6.17%) XenApp
8 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (3.70%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 3 (3.70%) Terminal Services
10 2 (2.47%) ISA Server
10 2 (2.47%) VMware Server
11 1 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (1.23%) Firmware
11 1 (1.23%) Terminal Server
11 1 (1.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (9.88%) Backup Exec
1 8 (9.88%) SCCM
1 8 (9.88%) SCOM
2 3 (3.70%) Puppet
2 3 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.70%) SCDPM
3 2 (2.47%) SCOrch
3 2 (2.47%) CA Single Sign-On
3 2 (2.47%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.23%) WSUS
4 1 (1.23%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 69 (85.19%) VMware
2 47 (58.02%) Citrix
3 39 (48.15%) Microsoft
4 16 (19.75%) Cisco
5 13 (16.05%) EMC
5 13 (16.05%) NetApp
6 10 (12.35%) Dell
7 9 (11.11%) Juniper
7 9 (11.11%) Symantec
8 4 (4.94%) HP
9 3 (3.70%) IBM
9 3 (3.70%) MobileIron
10 2 (2.47%) Brocade
11 1 (1.23%) Riverbed
11 1 (1.23%) McAfee
11 1 (1.23%) Novell
11 1 (1.23%) Oracle
11 1 (1.23%) Intel
11 1 (1.23%) New Relic
11 1 (1.23%) Meraki