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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Server Engineer
Rank 880 864 858
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Server Engineer 20 46 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.040% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.042% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 17 45 30
Average salary £55,000 £44,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.59% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £36,479 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £39,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -11.36%

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
104280 108595 100152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.52% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 86823 87800 83027
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 2015 within the UK.

Senior Server Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Server Engineer
Top 13 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 31 August 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 -8 18 £55,000 +23.59%
London -4 13 £57,500 +6.48%
City of London +12 4 £65,000 +13.04%
East of England +9 4 £40,000 +8.10%
Cambridgeshire +9 3 £35,000 -2.09%
Huntingdon - 3 £35,000 -
Edinburgh -3 1 - -
Scotland -7 1 - -
Leicester - 1 £36,000 -
Watford - 1 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £45,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £36,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £36,000 -

Senior Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 39 (76.47%) VMware
1 39 (76.47%) Windows
2 31 (60.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (54.90%) Citrix
4 26 (50.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (39.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (35.29%) MS Exchange
7 17 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 17 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
9 15 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 15 (29.41%) SAN
10 13 (25.49%) Exchange Server 2010
11 12 (23.53%) XenDesktop
11 12 (23.53%) Capacity Planning
12 11 (21.57%) Clustering
13 10 (19.61%) Cisco
13 10 (19.61%) LAN
13 10 (19.61%) PowerShell
14 9 (17.65%) Data Centre
14 9 (17.65%) WAN
15 8 (15.69%) ITIL
15 8 (15.69%) NetApp
15 8 (15.69%) SLA
16 7 (13.73%) ITIL Certification
16 7 (13.73%) Legal
16 7 (13.73%) Finance
16 7 (13.73%) Incident Management
16 7 (13.73%) Hyper-V

Senior Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 18 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 13 (25.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (11.76%) IIS
4 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.92%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Office 365
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 15 (29.41%) SAN
2 10 (19.61%) LAN
3 9 (17.65%) WAN
4 3 (5.88%) DNS
4 3 (5.88%) Firewall
5 2 (3.92%) NetScaler
5 2 (3.92%) NAS
5 2 (3.92%) Wireless
5 2 (3.92%) VoIP
5 2 (3.92%) DHCP
5 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.96%) Internet
6 1 (1.96%) SSL
6 1 (1.96%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Subversion
1 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.96%) MSBuild
General
1 7 (13.73%) Legal
1 7 (13.73%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Law
3 2 (3.92%) Games
4 1 (1.96%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) .NET
2 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.96%) Web Services
2 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Clustering
2 9 (17.65%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.84%) Fat Client
3 4 (7.84%) Thin Client
4 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (3.92%) Replication
5 2 (3.92%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.96%) Online Games
6 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.96%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.96%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 39 (76.47%) Windows
2 31 (60.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (50.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.92%) VMS
5 2 (3.92%) Linux
6 1 (1.96%) UNIX
6 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) Capacity Planning
2 8 (15.69%) ITIL
3 7 (13.73%) Incident Management
4 3 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (5.88%) Migration
5 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
5 2 (3.92%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (3.92%) Project Management
6 1 (1.96%) Time Management
6 1 (1.96%) Kanban
6 1 (1.96%) Data Protection
6 1 (1.96%) Release Management
6 1 (1.96%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (1.96%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (1.96%) Supplier Management
6 1 (1.96%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.96%) Scrum
6 1 (1.96%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.96%) TDD
6 1 (1.96%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.61%) PowerShell
2 6 (11.76%) SQL
3 2 (3.92%) C#
4 1 (1.96%) C++
4 1 (1.96%) Java
4 1 (1.96%) Perl
4 1 (1.96%) C
4 1 (1.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (13.73%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (7.84%) Degree
4 4 (7.84%) CCNA
4 4 (7.84%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (5.88%) MCSE
6 2 (3.92%) VCP5
7 1 (1.96%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.96%) CCEA
7 1 (1.96%) CNE
7 1 (1.96%) Novell Certification
7 1 (1.96%) HND
7 1 (1.96%) CCNP
7 1 (1.96%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.69%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (39.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 12 (23.53%) XenDesktop
4 7 (13.73%) Hyper-V
5 5 (9.80%) XenApp
6 2 (3.92%) vSphere
6 2 (3.92%) UAG
6 2 (3.92%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.96%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.96%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.96%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.96%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) SCCM
2 4 (7.84%) SCOM
3 2 (3.92%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.96%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.96%) Puppet
4 1 (1.96%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.96%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 39 (76.47%) VMware
2 28 (54.90%) Citrix
3 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
4 10 (19.61%) Cisco
5 8 (15.69%) NetApp
6 4 (7.84%) EMC
7 3 (5.88%) Mercator
7 3 (5.88%) Dell
8 2 (3.92%) HP
8 2 (3.92%) Symantec
9 1 (1.96%) Sophos
9 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.96%) Avaya
9 1 (1.96%) Novell
9 1 (1.96%) Veritas
9 1 (1.96%) IBM
9 1 (1.96%) AppSense
9 1 (1.96%) Veeam
9 1 (1.96%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.96%) New Relic