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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Server Engineer
Rank 840 845 871
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Server Engineer 40 44 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.042% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.045% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 38 44 13
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £58,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -26.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,600 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £50,000 £72,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -22.33%

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
99988 98266 105499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.82% 94.55% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83279 79377 90596
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 26 January 2015 within the UK.

Senior Server Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Server Engineer
Top 19 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 26 January 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 40 £55,000 +29.41% 5
London +21 33 £55,000 +10.00% 3
City of London -9 4 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Cambridge +1 2 - -
Cambridgeshire -1 2 - -
North West -5 2 £38,750 -8.82%
East of England -8 2 - -
Manchester -12 2 £38,750 -8.82%
South East -40 2 - - 1
West Midlands - 2 £41,250 -
Milton Keynes - 2 - -
Bedford - 2 - -
Bedfordshire - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
South West -8 1 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Warwickshire - 1 £45,000 -
Bristol - 1 £32,500 - 1
Solihull - 1 £37,500 -
Warwick - 1 £45,000 -

Senior Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 73 (93.59%) Windows
2 66 (84.62%) VMware
3 58 (74.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 51 (65.38%) Active Directory
5 44 (56.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 43 (55.13%) Citrix
7 41 (52.56%) SAN
7 41 (52.56%) Microsoft
8 40 (51.28%) VMware Infrastructure
9 35 (44.87%) MS Exchange
10 32 (41.03%) DNS
11 30 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
12 28 (35.90%) DHCP
13 26 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
13 26 (33.33%) vSphere
14 24 (30.77%) Finance
15 22 (28.21%) Firewall
15 22 (28.21%) Clustering
15 22 (28.21%) LAN
16 21 (26.92%) WAN
17 19 (24.36%) Exchange Server 2003
18 18 (23.08%) PowerShell
18 18 (23.08%) Hyper-V
18 18 (23.08%) NetApp
19 16 (20.51%) SQL Server
19 16 (20.51%) Back Office
20 15 (19.23%) EMC
21 14 (17.95%) ITIL
21 14 (17.95%) SCCM
22 13 (16.67%) Cisco

Senior Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (44.87%) MS Exchange
2 30 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (24.36%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (14.10%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (10.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (8.97%) SharePoint
7 6 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (6.41%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (5.13%) Lync
9 4 (5.13%) OpenStack
10 1 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (1.28%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (10.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.41%) Office 365
3 4 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.28%) IaaS
4 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (52.56%) SAN
2 32 (41.03%) DNS
3 28 (35.90%) DHCP
4 22 (28.21%) LAN
4 22 (28.21%) Firewall
5 21 (26.92%) WAN
6 9 (11.54%) TCP/IP
7 7 (8.97%) VPN
8 5 (6.41%) NetScaler
9 4 (5.13%) Wireless
9 4 (5.13%) Kerberos
10 3 (3.85%) Ethernet
10 3 (3.85%) Internet
11 1 (1.28%) NAS
11 1 (1.28%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.51%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.41%) DB2
4 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.56%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.56%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.56%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.56%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.56%) HBase
5 2 (2.56%) Big Data
5 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) NUnit
1 1 (1.28%) MSTest
General
1 24 (30.77%) Finance
2 16 (20.51%) Back Office
3 11 (14.10%) Law
4 8 (10.26%) Banking
5 6 (7.69%) Legal
6 5 (6.41%) Telecoms
7 4 (5.13%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.13%) .NET
2 3 (3.85%) CSS
2 3 (3.85%) HTML
3 2 (2.56%) HTML5
3 2 (2.56%) CSS3
3 2 (2.56%) Google Closure
4 1 (1.28%) REST
4 1 (1.28%) SOAP
4 1 (1.28%) XML
4 1 (1.28%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.28%) WCF
4 1 (1.28%) WPF
4 1 (1.28%) WF
4 1 (1.28%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (28.21%) Clustering
2 8 (10.26%) Blackberry
3 4 (5.13%) Open Source
4 2 (2.56%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.56%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.56%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.56%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.56%) Statistics
4 2 (2.56%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.56%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.28%) Replication
5 1 (1.28%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.28%) HP StorageWorks
5 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 73 (93.59%) Windows
2 58 (74.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 44 (56.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (11.54%) Linux
6 6 (7.69%) Windows 7
7 5 (6.41%) AIX
7 5 (6.41%) Solaris
8 3 (3.85%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.56%) UNIX
10 1 (1.28%) HPUX
10 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.95%) ITIL
2 9 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (8.97%) Service Delivery
4 6 (7.69%) Migration
4 6 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 5 (6.41%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (6.41%) Programme Management
6 4 (5.13%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (5.13%) Configuration Management
6 4 (5.13%) Network Management
7 3 (3.85%) Data Protection
7 3 (3.85%) Project Management
7 3 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.85%) TDD
8 2 (2.56%) Asset Management
8 2 (2.56%) Data Analysis
8 2 (2.56%) Web Development
8 2 (2.56%) Multithreading
8 2 (2.56%) OO
8 2 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 18 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 7 (8.97%) Java
2 7 (8.97%) VBScript
3 5 (6.41%) Perl
3 5 (6.41%) Python
3 5 (6.41%) C#
4 4 (5.13%) Ruby
4 4 (5.13%) PHP
4 4 (5.13%) VB
5 3 (3.85%) SQL
6 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.28%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (11.54%) MCSE
2 9 (11.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (6.41%) VCAP
3 5 (6.41%) CCA
3 5 (6.41%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (5.13%) MCITP
5 3 (3.85%) MCSA
6 2 (2.56%) CCNP
6 2 (2.56%) CCNA
6 2 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.56%) MCSM
6 2 (2.56%) CCAA
7 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certified Master
7 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 1 (1.28%) MCP
7 1 (1.28%) MCPD
7 1 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (65.38%) Active Directory
2 40 (51.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (33.33%) vSphere
4 18 (23.08%) Hyper-V
5 13 (16.67%) VMware ESX
6 12 (15.38%) XenApp
7 5 (6.41%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (3.85%) XenDesktop
9 2 (2.56%) ISA Server
10 1 (1.28%) MetaFrame
10 1 (1.28%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 14 (17.95%) SCCM
2 9 (11.54%) SCOM
2 9 (11.54%) Backup Exec
3 6 (7.69%) Puppet
4 4 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (5.13%) CA SiteMinder
4 4 (5.13%) ARCserve
4 4 (5.13%) NetBackup
4 4 (5.13%) SCOrch
5 3 (3.85%) SCDPM
6 1 (1.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.28%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 66 (84.62%) VMware
2 43 (55.13%) Citrix
3 41 (52.56%) Microsoft
4 18 (23.08%) NetApp
5 15 (19.23%) EMC
6 13 (16.67%) Cisco
7 12 (15.38%) HP
8 11 (14.10%) Dell
8 11 (14.10%) Symantec
9 9 (11.54%) Juniper
10 6 (7.69%) IBM
11 5 (6.41%) Oracle
12 3 (3.85%) SolarWinds
13 2 (2.56%) Google
13 2 (2.56%) Red Hat
14 1 (1.28%) McAfee
14 1 (1.28%) Veeam
14 1 (1.28%) Intel
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