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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Server Engineer
Rank 862 848 844
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Server Engineer 35 31 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.029% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.030% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 29 26 35
Average salary £54,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £36,250 £35,200
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £49,250 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +26.76%

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
107626 101806 107121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.59% 94.59% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 88189 84506 91372
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 30 October 2014 within the UK.

Senior Server Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Server Engineer
Top 11 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 30 October 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 -2 35 £54,000 +22.72% 2
London +24 27 £57,500 +35.29%
City of London +22 10 £60,000 +41.17%
South East -10 5 £40,000 -11.11%
West Midlands - 3 £36,479 - 2
Berkshire - 3 £40,000 -
Reading - 3 £40,000 -
Surrey -13 2 £42,500 +13.33%
Woking - 2 £42,500 -
Birmingham - 2 £36,479 - 2
Coventry - 1 £37,500 -

Senior Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 73 (89.02%) Windows
2 65 (79.27%) VMware
3 53 (64.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 51 (62.20%) Active Directory
5 47 (57.32%) VMware Infrastructure
6 45 (54.88%) Microsoft
7 41 (50.00%) MS Exchange
8 39 (47.56%) Citrix
8 39 (47.56%) SAN
9 33 (40.24%) Windows Server 2003
9 33 (40.24%) Windows Server 2012
10 24 (29.27%) Exchange Server 2010
10 24 (29.27%) NetApp
11 23 (28.05%) Microsoft Certification
11 23 (28.05%) HP
11 23 (28.05%) SQL Server
12 22 (26.83%) DNS
12 22 (26.83%) PowerShell
13 21 (25.61%) DHCP
13 21 (25.61%) ITIL
14 20 (24.39%) Finance
14 20 (24.39%) XenApp
15 19 (23.17%) Exchange Server 2003
15 19 (23.17%) MCSE
16 18 (21.95%) Clustering
17 17 (20.73%) TCP/IP
18 16 (19.51%) EMC
18 16 (19.51%) VMware ESX
18 16 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2013
19 14 (17.07%) SCCM

Senior Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 41 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 24 (29.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (23.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 16 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2013
5 13 (15.85%) SharePoint
6 12 (14.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 12 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (9.76%) Lync
8 7 (8.54%) IIS
9 4 (4.88%) Office Communications Server
9 4 (4.88%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (2.44%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (12.20%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.20%) Office 365
2 8 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 39 (47.56%) SAN
2 22 (26.83%) DNS
3 21 (25.61%) DHCP
4 17 (20.73%) TCP/IP
5 13 (15.85%) Firewall
6 10 (12.20%) LAN
6 10 (12.20%) WAN
7 7 (8.54%) NetScaler
8 6 (7.32%) Kerberos
9 5 (6.10%) Ethernet
9 5 (6.10%) VPN
10 4 (4.88%) NAS
11 3 (3.66%) Internet
12 2 (2.44%) SSL
12 2 (2.44%) IPv4
12 2 (2.44%) HTTP
12 2 (2.44%) SNMP
12 2 (2.44%) SMTP
12 2 (2.44%) AMQP
13 1 (1.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (28.05%) SQL Server
2 14 (17.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (7.32%) DB2
3 6 (7.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (4.88%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.44%) HBase
5 2 (2.44%) Big Data
5 2 (2.44%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.44%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.44%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Maven
1 2 (2.44%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (24.39%) Finance
2 6 (7.32%) Banking
2 6 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.88%) Back Office
4 2 (2.44%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.44%) HTML
1 2 (2.44%) .NET
1 2 (2.44%) CSS
1 2 (2.44%) LAMP
1 2 (2.44%) HTML5
1 2 (2.44%) REST
1 2 (2.44%) CSS3
1 2 (2.44%) Google Closure
2 1 (1.22%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.95%) Clustering
2 13 (15.85%) Blackberry
3 6 (7.32%) EqualLogic
4 4 (4.88%) Open Source
4 4 (4.88%) Replication
5 2 (2.44%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.44%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.44%) Statistics
5 2 (2.44%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.44%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.44%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.22%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 73 (89.02%) Windows
2 53 (64.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (40.24%) Windows Server 2003
3 33 (40.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (14.63%) Linux
5 8 (9.76%) Solaris
6 6 (7.32%) AIX
7 4 (4.88%) Windows 7
8 3 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.61%) ITIL
2 13 (15.85%) Migration
3 6 (7.32%) Programme Management
3 6 (7.32%) Change Management
3 6 (7.32%) Mentoring
4 4 (4.88%) High Availability
4 4 (4.88%) Multithreading
4 4 (4.88%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (4.88%) Configuration Management
4 4 (4.88%) OO
4 4 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (3.66%) TDD
5 3 (3.66%) Load Balancing
6 2 (2.44%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.44%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (2.44%) MapReduce
6 2 (2.44%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 2 (2.44%) Analytics
6 2 (2.44%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 22 (26.83%) PowerShell
2 8 (9.76%) VBScript
3 6 (7.32%) VB
3 6 (7.32%) Java
3 6 (7.32%) SQL
4 2 (2.44%) Scala
4 2 (2.44%) C#
4 2 (2.44%) C++
4 2 (2.44%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.44%) Perl
4 2 (2.44%) PHP
4 2 (2.44%) Python
4 2 (2.44%) Ruby
4 2 (2.44%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 23 (28.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (23.17%) MCSE
3 11 (13.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (12.20%) VCAP
5 9 (10.98%) MCITP
6 8 (9.76%) MCSA
7 7 (8.54%) CCA
7 7 (8.54%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (7.32%) MCP
9 5 (6.10%) CCAA
9 5 (6.10%) MCSM
10 3 (3.66%) Degree
10 3 (3.66%) JNCIA
10 3 (3.66%) JNCIS
10 3 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (3.66%) CCNP
10 3 (3.66%) CCNA
11 1 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.22%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) SLA
2 1 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 51 (62.20%) Active Directory
2 47 (57.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (24.39%) XenApp
4 16 (19.51%) VMware ESX
5 13 (15.85%) Hyper-V
6 8 (9.76%) vSphere
6 8 (9.76%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (3.66%) MetaFrame
7 3 (3.66%) Terminal Services
8 2 (2.44%) ISA Server
8 2 (2.44%) XenServer
8 2 (2.44%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (17.07%) SCCM
2 10 (12.20%) SCOM
2 10 (12.20%) Backup Exec
3 9 (10.98%) NetBackup
4 7 (8.54%) Puppet
5 4 (4.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (4.88%) ARCserve
6 3 (3.66%) HP SIM
6 3 (3.66%) SCOrch
7 2 (2.44%) SCSM
7 2 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (2.44%) WSUS
7 2 (2.44%) CA SiteMinder
7 2 (2.44%) SCVMM
7 2 (2.44%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (1.22%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 65 (79.27%) VMware
2 45 (54.88%) Microsoft
3 39 (47.56%) Citrix
4 24 (29.27%) NetApp
5 23 (28.05%) HP
6 16 (19.51%) EMC
7 13 (15.85%) Dell
8 11 (13.41%) Cisco
8 11 (13.41%) Symantec
9 7 (8.54%) Oracle
10 6 (7.32%) IBM
10 6 (7.32%) Veeam
11 5 (6.10%) Red Hat
12 4 (4.88%) Juniper
12 4 (4.88%) Sun
12 4 (4.88%) SolarWinds
13 3 (3.66%) CheckPoint
14 2 (2.44%) Google
14 2 (2.44%) Veritas
14 2 (2.44%) 3PAR
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