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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Server Engineer
Rank 842 877 824
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -53
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Server Engineer 31 42 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.036% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.038% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 16 40 47
Average salary £36,250 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £40,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £62,750 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,750 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-22.77% +12.50%

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
99881 111881 103430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 82152 91850 86081
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 £27,500 £27,000
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 29 May 2015 within the UK.

Senior Server Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Server Engineer
Top 28 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 29 May 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 +40 31 £36,250 -34.09%
East of England +31 13 £29,500 -34.44%
Cambridgeshire - 13 £29,500 -
London +41 10 £57,250 -4.58%
South East +15 9 £42,000 -30.00%
Buckinghamshire +2 7 - -
Milton Keynes - 7 - -
Bedford - 7 - -
Cambridge - 7 - -
Bedfordshire - 7 - -
Huntingdon - 6 £29,500 -
East Midlands - 3 £36,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £43,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £43,500 -
City of London +38 1 £59,500 -0.83%
Leeds +20 1 £42,500 +31.27%
West Yorkshire +13 1 £42,500 +31.27%
Yorkshire +12 1 £42,500 +27.81%
Berkshire - 1 £50,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £36,500 -
Leicestershire - 1 £36,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £34,000 -
Leicester - 1 £36,000 -
Cirencester - 1 £36,500 -
Reading - 1 £50,000 -
Solihull - 1 £35,000 -
South West - 1 £36,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £35,000 -

Senior Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 63 (82.89%) Windows
2 62 (81.58%) VMware
3 50 (65.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 47 (61.84%) Citrix
5 44 (57.89%) Active Directory
6 43 (56.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 37 (48.68%) VMware Infrastructure
8 35 (46.05%) MS Exchange
9 33 (43.42%) Windows Server 2003
10 31 (40.79%) Microsoft
11 28 (36.84%) SAN
11 28 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2010
12 26 (34.21%) Clustering
13 22 (28.95%) SQL Server
14 21 (27.63%) Hyper-V
15 20 (26.32%) LAN
15 20 (26.32%) DNS
16 19 (25.00%) WAN
17 18 (23.68%) Firewall
18 16 (21.05%) Legal
19 15 (19.74%) Finance
20 14 (18.42%) DHCP
20 14 (18.42%) XenDesktop
20 14 (18.42%) vSphere
20 14 (18.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
21 13 (17.11%) Exchange Server 2003
21 13 (17.11%) Cisco
22 12 (15.79%) MS Excel
22 12 (15.79%) Law
22 12 (15.79%) Data Centre

Senior Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 35 (46.05%) MS Exchange
2 28 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (17.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (14.47%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (7.89%) SharePoint
7 5 (6.58%) IIS
8 3 (3.95%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.32%) OpenStack
10 1 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 12 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.32%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) Office 365
2 1 (1.32%) IaaS
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (36.84%) SAN
2 20 (26.32%) LAN
2 20 (26.32%) DNS
3 19 (25.00%) WAN
4 18 (23.68%) Firewall
5 14 (18.42%) DHCP
6 8 (10.53%) TCP/IP
7 7 (9.21%) Wireless
8 4 (5.26%) VPN
8 4 (5.26%) Internet
9 2 (2.63%) SSL
9 2 (2.63%) Network Security
9 2 (2.63%) NAS
9 2 (2.63%) NetScaler
10 1 (1.32%) IPsec
10 1 (1.32%) VoIP
10 1 (1.32%) FTP
10 1 (1.32%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) MSBuild
1 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.32%) MSTest
1 1 (1.32%) NUnit
1 1 (1.32%) Subversion
1 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (21.05%) Legal
2 15 (19.74%) Finance
3 12 (15.79%) Law
4 8 (10.53%) Back Office
5 1 (1.32%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Retail
5 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.95%) .NET
2 2 (2.63%) HTML
2 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.63%) CSS
3 1 (1.32%) REST
3 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.32%) Ajax
3 1 (1.32%) LINQ
3 1 (1.32%) WCF
3 1 (1.32%) WPF
3 1 (1.32%) WF
3 1 (1.32%) SOAP
3 1 (1.32%) Web Services
3 1 (1.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (34.21%) Clustering
2 12 (15.79%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.26%) Thin Client
3 4 (5.26%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.63%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.63%) Replication
4 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.32%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.32%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.32%) NHS
5 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 63 (82.89%) Windows
2 50 (65.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (56.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 33 (43.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.63%) Linux
5 2 (2.63%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.32%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.32%) UNIX
6 1 (1.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (14.47%) Incident Management
2 10 (13.16%) ITIL
3 9 (11.84%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (11.84%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (9.21%) Service Delivery
5 4 (5.26%) Project Management
5 4 (5.26%) Data Protection
5 4 (5.26%) Server Building
6 2 (2.63%) Migration
6 2 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (2.63%) TDD
6 2 (2.63%) Software Engineering
6 2 (2.63%) Network Management
6 2 (2.63%) Server Patching
7 1 (1.32%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (1.32%) Security Patching
7 1 (1.32%) DevOps
7 1 (1.32%) Line Management
7 1 (1.32%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.32%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.53%) PowerShell
2 7 (9.21%) SQL
3 5 (6.58%) VBScript
4 4 (5.26%) C#
5 2 (2.63%) Java
5 2 (2.63%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.32%) Ruby
6 1 (1.32%) Perl
6 1 (1.32%) PHP
6 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.32%) VB
6 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.32%) Python
6 1 (1.32%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (18.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 11 (14.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (9.21%) MCSE
4 6 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (7.89%) CCNA
5 5 (6.58%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.95%) MCITP
7 2 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.32%) VCAP
8 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certified Master
8 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 1 (1.32%) Degree
8 1 (1.32%) MCPD
8 1 (1.32%) MCTS
8 1 (1.32%) CCEA
8 1 (1.32%) CCA
8 1 (1.32%) CNE
8 1 (1.32%) Novell Certification
8 1 (1.32%) CCNP
8 1 (1.32%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 37 (48.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (27.63%) Hyper-V
4 14 (18.42%) XenDesktop
4 14 (18.42%) vSphere
5 7 (9.21%) XenApp
6 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (3.95%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 3 (3.95%) Terminal Services
8 2 (2.63%) VMware ESX
8 2 (2.63%) VMware Server
8 2 (2.63%) UAG
9 1 (1.32%) XenServer
9 1 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.32%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.32%) ISA Server
9 1 (1.32%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.32%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (7.89%) Backup Exec
1 6 (7.89%) SCCM
2 5 (6.58%) SCOM
3 3 (3.95%) SCDPM
4 2 (2.63%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.63%) Puppet
4 2 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.32%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.32%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.32%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.32%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 62 (81.58%) VMware
2 47 (61.84%) Citrix
3 31 (40.79%) Microsoft
4 13 (17.11%) Cisco
5 11 (14.47%) NetApp
6 10 (13.16%) EMC
7 8 (10.53%) Dell
8 7 (9.21%) Symantec
9 6 (7.89%) Juniper
10 3 (3.95%) MobileIron
11 2 (2.63%) IBM
11 2 (2.63%) HP
11 2 (2.63%) Mercator
11 2 (2.63%) Brocade
12 1 (1.32%) New Relic
12 1 (1.32%) Meraki
12 1 (1.32%) AppDynamics
12 1 (1.32%) Riverbed
12 1 (1.32%) AppSense
12 1 (1.32%) McAfee