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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Server Engineer
Rank 857 834 858
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Server Engineer 47 37 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.034% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.036% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 46 33 39
Average salary £44,000 £44,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,479 £37,500 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £42,625 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.50% +6.56%

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
110590 102435 111475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.25% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89418 84946 95316
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014 within the UK.

Senior Server Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Server Engineer
Top 22 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 22 August 2014. 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 -5 42 £44,000 - 4
London +2 22 £54,000 -1.81% 3
City of London -2 9 £57,500 +35.29% 2
West Yorkshire -30 7 £45,000 -7.21%
Yorkshire -31 7 £45,000 -7.21%
Leeds -22 6 £42,250 -12.88%
South East -23 5 £40,000 -9.09%
Reading - 5 £40,000 -
Berkshire - 5 £40,000 -
East of England +6 4 £37,000 -22.10%
West Midlands -6 4 £36,479 -2.72% 1
Cambridgeshire - 4 £35,750 -
Birmingham - 4 £36,479 - 1
Cambridge - 3 £34,500 -
Cardiff - 2 £35,000 -
South Wales - 2 £35,000 -
Wales - 2 £35,000 -
Edinburgh -7 1 - -
Bedfordshire -7 1 £37,000 -22.10%
Scotland -21 1 - -
Bradford - 1 £50,000 -
Brentford - 1 £40,000 -

Senior Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 75 (85.23%) Windows
2 69 (78.41%) VMware
3 58 (65.91%) Active Directory
4 54 (61.36%) Microsoft
4 54 (61.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 54 (61.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 41 (46.59%) SAN
6 40 (45.45%) MS Exchange
7 35 (39.77%) SQL Server
8 34 (38.64%) Citrix
8 34 (38.64%) Windows Server 2003
9 31 (35.23%) Microsoft Certification
10 30 (34.09%) PowerShell
11 29 (32.95%) Windows Server 2012
12 28 (31.82%) HP
13 26 (29.55%) DNS
13 26 (29.55%) MCSE
14 24 (27.27%) DHCP
15 23 (26.14%) NetApp
16 22 (25.00%) TCP/IP
17 21 (23.86%) Clustering
17 21 (23.86%) Exchange Server 2010
17 21 (23.86%) XenApp
17 21 (23.86%) Exchange Server 2003
18 20 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
18 20 (22.73%) SCCM
19 19 (21.59%) Finance
20 18 (20.45%) ITIL
21 17 (19.32%) VMware ESX
22 16 (18.18%) Dell

Senior Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 21 (23.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 21 (23.86%) Exchange Server 2003
3 15 (17.05%) SharePoint
3 15 (17.05%) Exchange Server 2007
3 15 (17.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (14.77%) IIS
5 11 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (4.55%) Lync
6 4 (4.55%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (2.27%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.14%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (1.14%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (11.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.95%) Office 365
2 6 (6.82%) GitHub
3 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 41 (46.59%) SAN
2 26 (29.55%) DNS
3 24 (27.27%) DHCP
4 22 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 10 (11.36%) Firewall
6 9 (10.23%) LAN
6 9 (10.23%) WAN
7 8 (9.09%) NetScaler
8 5 (5.68%) NAS
8 5 (5.68%) Wireless
8 5 (5.68%) Ethernet
9 4 (4.55%) Kerberos
10 3 (3.41%) Internet
10 3 (3.41%) SMTP
11 2 (2.27%) IPv4
11 2 (2.27%) SNMP
11 2 (2.27%) HTTP
11 2 (2.27%) SSL
11 2 (2.27%) AMQP
12 1 (1.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (39.77%) SQL Server
2 20 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (17.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (6.82%) DB2
4 6 (6.82%) Big Data
4 6 (6.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (2.27%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (6.82%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.27%) Maven
2 2 (2.27%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (21.59%) Finance
2 6 (6.82%) Games
2 6 (6.82%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.27%) Banking
3 2 (2.27%) Retail
4 1 (1.14%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.95%) Web Services
2 6 (6.82%) .NET
2 6 (6.82%) WCF
2 6 (6.82%) WPF
2 6 (6.82%) Silverlight
3 3 (3.41%) Application Packaging
4 2 (2.27%) LAMP
4 2 (2.27%) REST
5 1 (1.14%) Middleware
5 1 (1.14%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.86%) Clustering
2 11 (12.50%) Blackberry
3 8 (9.09%) Open Source
4 6 (6.82%) EqualLogic
5 4 (4.55%) Replication
6 3 (3.41%) Fat Client
6 3 (3.41%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.14%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.14%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.14%) FMCG
7 1 (1.14%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 75 (85.23%) Windows
2 54 (61.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (38.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 29 (32.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (14.77%) Linux
6 8 (9.09%) Solaris
7 6 (6.82%) AIX
8 4 (4.55%) UNIX
8 4 (4.55%) Windows 7
9 3 (3.41%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.14%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.45%) ITIL
2 15 (17.05%) Migration
3 9 (10.23%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 7 (7.95%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (6.82%) E-Commerce
6 6 (6.82%) Programme Management
6 6 (6.82%) Change Management
6 6 (6.82%) DevOps
7 4 (4.55%) High Availability
8 3 (3.41%) Load Balancing
9 2 (2.27%) OO
9 2 (2.27%) SOA
9 2 (2.27%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.27%) Service Delivery
9 2 (2.27%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 2 (2.27%) Low Latency
9 2 (2.27%) Multithreading
9 2 (2.27%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 30 (34.09%) PowerShell
2 8 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 8 (9.09%) SQL
2 8 (9.09%) VBScript
3 6 (6.82%) C#
4 4 (4.55%) VB
5 2 (2.27%) C++
5 2 (2.27%) Java
5 2 (2.27%) Scala
5 2 (2.27%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 31 (35.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (29.55%) MCSE
3 12 (13.64%) MCITP
4 11 (12.50%) VCAP
4 11 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 11 (12.50%) MCSA
5 10 (11.36%) MCP
6 8 (9.09%) CCA
6 8 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
6 8 (9.09%) MCSM
6 8 (9.09%) CCAA
7 6 (6.82%) CCNA
7 6 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (4.55%) Degree
9 3 (3.41%) JNCIA
9 3 (3.41%) JNCIS
9 3 (3.41%) SC Cleared
9 3 (3.41%) Security Cleared
9 3 (3.41%) CCNP
10 1 (1.14%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 58 (65.91%) Active Directory
2 54 (61.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (23.86%) XenApp
4 17 (19.32%) VMware ESX
5 10 (11.36%) Hyper-V
6 9 (10.23%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (6.82%) vSphere
8 4 (4.55%) MetaFrame
9 3 (3.41%) XenServer
9 3 (3.41%) vCloud
9 3 (3.41%) Terminal Services
9 3 (3.41%) ISA Server
10 1 (1.14%) XenDesktop
10 1 (1.14%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 20 (22.73%) SCCM
2 14 (15.91%) Puppet
2 14 (15.91%) SCOM
3 13 (14.77%) Backup Exec
4 12 (13.64%) NetBackup
5 6 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (4.55%) HP SIM
6 4 (4.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (3.41%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (3.41%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (2.27%) SCSM
8 2 (2.27%) SCVMM
8 2 (2.27%) WSUS
9 1 (1.14%) SCDPM
9 1 (1.14%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 69 (78.41%) VMware
2 54 (61.36%) Microsoft
3 34 (38.64%) Citrix
4 28 (31.82%) HP
5 23 (26.14%) NetApp
6 16 (18.18%) Dell
7 14 (15.91%) Symantec
8 12 (13.64%) EMC
9 10 (11.36%) Oracle
9 10 (11.36%) IBM
10 9 (10.23%) Cisco
11 7 (7.95%) Veeam
12 5 (5.68%) Veritas
13 4 (4.55%) Sun
13 4 (4.55%) SolarWinds
14 3 (3.41%) 3PAR
14 3 (3.41%) Acronis
14 3 (3.41%) Sophos
14 3 (3.41%) CheckPoint
14 3 (3.41%) Red Hat
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