The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Server Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Server Engineer
UK
Rank 570 541 433
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -108
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 287 425 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.43% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.44% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 233 400 589
Median salary £41,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.49% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
- -6.04%

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
81391 96427 101725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.46% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 67597 80923 84638
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,999 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Server Engineer in the job title.

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Server Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Server Engineer within the UK.

Server Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Server Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Server Engineer over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 within the UK.

Server Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Server Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -7 277 £42,000 +5.00% 33
London +2 90 £47,500 +11.76% 8
South East +35 55 £32,500 -18.75% 17
East of England +45 43 £43,000 +43.33% 3
North West -6 41 £42,500 +3.03%
City of London +20 28 £47,500 +11.76% 5
Hertfordshire +13 22 £42,500 +41.66% 1
Surrey +28 20 £26,500 -24.28% 4
Watford - 19 £42,500 -
Merseyside -1 18 £50,000 +56.25%
Manchester -23 17 £38,750 -13.88%
Berkshire +46 15 £36,500 -12.04% 4
Yorkshire +24 15 £32,500 -23.52% 3
Liverpool +2 13 £50,000 -
South West 0 13 £32,500 +14.03%
West Midlands -6 13 £34,750 +19.82%
Cambridgeshire +11 9 £34,500 +30.18% 1
Wales +2 9 £24,500 +5.37% 1
Kent -4 9 £32,500 -23.52% 3
East Midlands -6 9 £33,500 -11.48% 2
West Yorkshire +27 8 £32,500 - 2
Essex +26 8 £45,500 +4.59% 1
Sittingbourne - 8 £32,500 -
Reading +32 7 £25,000 -38.65% 2
Denbighshire - 7 £24,500 -
North Wales - 7 £24,500 -
Leeds +20 6 £32,500 -
Cambridge +13 6 - - 1
Northamptonshire +2 6 £36,750 +41.34%
Denbigh - 6 £24,500 -

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Server Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 564 (84.30%) Windows
2 473 (70.70%) Windows Server
3 374 (55.90%) VMware
4 359 (53.66%) Microsoft
5 356 (53.21%) Active Directory
6 268 (40.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 238 (35.58%) VMware Infrastructure
8 236 (35.28%) Windows Server 2008
9 214 (31.99%) Hyper-V
10 194 (29.00%) MS Exchange
11 184 (27.50%) MS Excel
12 183 (27.35%) Linux
13 163 (24.36%) PowerShell
14 160 (23.92%) Microsoft Certification
15 156 (23.32%) SAN
16 151 (22.57%) Cisco
16 151 (22.57%) DNS
17 136 (20.33%) DHCP
17 136 (20.33%) SQL Server
18 135 (20.18%) SCCM
19 134 (20.03%) MCSE
19 134 (20.03%) Firewall
20 130 (19.43%) Office 365
21 126 (18.83%) ITIL
22 122 (18.24%) Citrix
23 106 (15.84%) HP
24 103 (15.40%) SCOM
25 100 (14.95%) TCP/IP
26 96 (14.35%) Data Centre
27 88 (13.15%) SQL

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 194 (29.00%) MS Exchange
2 63 (9.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 57 (8.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 57 (8.52%) IIS
4 43 (6.43%) SharePoint
5 39 (5.83%) Apache
6 37 (5.53%) WebSphere
7 36 (5.38%) Skype for Business
8 35 (5.23%) Tomcat
9 31 (4.63%) JBoss
10 30 (4.48%) BizTalk Server
11 28 (4.19%) WebLogic
12 27 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2007
13 26 (3.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 15 (2.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 10 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
16 8 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
17 6 (0.90%) Confluence
17 6 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
18 3 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 184 (27.50%) MS Excel
2 78 (11.66%) MS Office
3 26 (3.89%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.15%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 130 (19.43%) Office 365
2 68 (10.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 58 (8.67%) Amazon AWS
4 41 (6.13%) SaaS
5 10 (1.49%) PaaS
6 8 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (1.20%) IaaS
7 6 (0.90%) Mimecast
7 6 (0.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.30%) Heroku
9 1 (0.15%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 156 (23.32%) SAN
2 151 (22.57%) DNS
3 136 (20.33%) DHCP
4 134 (20.03%) Firewall
5 100 (14.95%) TCP/IP
6 83 (12.41%) LAN
7 77 (11.51%) WAN
8 74 (11.06%) VPN
9 73 (10.91%) NAS
10 47 (7.03%) VLAN
11 46 (6.88%) VoIP
12 38 (5.68%) LDAP
13 28 (4.19%) HTTP
14 22 (3.29%) Internet
15 21 (3.14%) MPLS
16 19 (2.84%) Remote Desktop
17 18 (2.69%) Fibre Channel
18 17 (2.54%) Wireless
19 14 (2.09%) Cisco ASA
20 12 (1.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (20.33%) SQL Server
2 43 (6.43%) MySQL
3 41 (6.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 35 (5.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 26 (3.89%) RDBMS
5 26 (3.89%) Relational Database
6 17 (2.54%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (0.75%) Big Data
7 5 (0.75%) NoSQL
8 4 (0.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (0.60%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.60%) Redis
8 4 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.30%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.30%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.30%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (1.64%) Maven
2 10 (1.49%) Jenkins
3 8 (1.20%) JIRA
4 7 (1.05%) Cucumber
4 7 (1.05%) Git (software)
4 7 (1.05%) JUnit
5 2 (0.30%) Ant
5 2 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.30%) Subversion
5 2 (0.30%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.30%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.15%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 60 (8.97%) Finance
2 24 (3.59%) Back Office
3 22 (3.29%) Law
4 21 (3.14%) Banking
5 19 (2.84%) Telecoms
6 14 (2.09%) Retail
7 11 (1.64%) Italian Language
8 10 (1.49%) Games
9 6 (0.90%) Publishing
10 5 (0.75%) Legal
10 5 (0.75%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.75%) Marketing
10 5 (0.75%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.45%) Advertising
12 2 (0.30%) Electronics
13 1 (0.15%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.15%) Local Government
13 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (7.03%) Middleware
2 42 (6.28%) Web Services
3 26 (3.89%) LAMP
4 15 (2.24%) .NET
5 12 (1.79%) .NET Framework
5 12 (1.79%) Spring
6 9 (1.35%) Software Packaging
7 6 (0.90%) Node.js
8 4 (0.60%) HTML
8 4 (0.60%) Spring Boot
9 3 (0.45%) 802.1X
9 3 (0.45%) J2EE
9 3 (0.45%) MAPI
10 2 (0.30%) AngularJS
10 2 (0.30%) CSS
10 2 (0.30%) HornetQ
10 2 (0.30%) React
10 2 (0.30%) Serverless Framework
10 2 (0.30%) WSH
10 2 (0.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 96 (14.35%) Data Centre
2 48 (7.17%) Clustering
3 45 (6.73%) Driving Licence
4 33 (4.93%) Enterprise Software
5 32 (4.78%) Analytical Skills
6 27 (4.04%) Management Information System
7 24 (3.59%) Blackberry
8 20 (2.99%) Replication
9 18 (2.69%) iPad
9 18 (2.69%) Private Cloud
10 13 (1.94%) Hedge funds
10 13 (1.94%) PKI
11 11 (1.64%) HP StoreVirtual
12 10 (1.49%) RSA SecurID
12 10 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
13 8 (1.20%) Client/Server
13 8 (1.20%) Computer Science
14 7 (1.05%) Fat Client
14 7 (1.05%) Hybrid Cloud
14 7 (1.05%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 564 (84.30%) Windows
2 473 (70.70%) Windows Server
3 268 (40.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 236 (35.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 183 (27.35%) Linux
6 85 (12.71%) Windows 7
7 81 (12.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 60 (8.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 55 (8.22%) Unix
10 34 (5.08%) Windows 8
11 29 (4.33%) Windows 10
12 8 (1.20%) CentOS
13 6 (0.90%) AIX
13 6 (0.90%) Apple iOS
14 5 (0.75%) Android
15 4 (0.60%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.60%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.45%) Windows 2000 Server
17 2 (0.30%) Ubuntu
17 2 (0.30%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (18.83%) ITIL
2 58 (8.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 38 (5.68%) Migration
4 35 (5.23%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (4.93%) Mentoring
5 33 (4.93%) Problem Management
6 32 (4.78%) Project Management
7 30 (4.48%) Patch Management
8 29 (4.33%) Data Protection
9 27 (4.04%) Server Virtualisation
10 26 (3.89%) Information Security
10 26 (3.89%) Web Operations
11 25 (3.74%) High Availability
12 24 (3.59%) Server Building
13 22 (3.29%) DevOps
14 21 (3.14%) Configuration Management
15 20 (2.99%) ITIL V3
16 19 (2.84%) Capacity Planning
16 19 (2.84%) Change Control
16 19 (2.84%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 163 (24.36%) PowerShell
2 88 (13.15%) SQL
3 40 (5.98%) Bash Shell
4 32 (4.78%) C
4 32 (4.78%) Perl
5 31 (4.63%) Java
5 31 (4.63%) Python
6 18 (2.69%) VBScript
7 11 (1.64%) C#
7 11 (1.64%) JavaScript
7 11 (1.64%) VB
8 10 (1.49%) C++
8 10 (1.49%) Ruby
9 6 (0.90%) Shell Script
10 5 (0.75%) VBA
11 4 (0.60%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.45%) PHP
13 2 (0.30%) BeanShell
13 2 (0.30%) COBOL
13 2 (0.30%) Go
Qualifications
1 160 (23.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 134 (20.03%) MCSE
3 77 (11.51%) MCSA
4 59 (8.82%) MCITP
5 52 (7.77%) Degree
6 39 (5.83%) MCP
7 34 (5.08%) CCNA
7 34 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
8 30 (4.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 24 (3.59%) Security Cleared
10 21 (3.14%) SC Cleared
11 15 (2.24%) DBS Check
12 12 (1.79%) Citrix Certification
13 11 (1.64%) CCA
14 10 (1.49%) MCTS
15 3 (0.45%) CCNP
15 3 (0.45%) HNC
16 2 (0.30%) EMC Certification
16 2 (0.30%) HND
16 2 (0.30%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (5.08%) SLA
2 7 (1.05%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.90%) QA
4 1 (0.15%) HL7
4 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 356 (53.21%) Active Directory
2 238 (35.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 214 (31.99%) Hyper-V
4 49 (7.32%) vSphere
5 38 (5.68%) VMware ESXi
5 38 (5.68%) XenApp
6 33 (4.93%) VMware Server
7 26 (3.89%) Oracle RAC
7 26 (3.89%) VMware ESX
8 21 (3.14%) Terminal Services
9 20 (2.99%) Virtual Servers
10 16 (2.39%) Firmware
10 16 (2.39%) XenDesktop
11 12 (1.79%) Terminal Server
11 12 (1.79%) XenServer
12 11 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
12 11 (1.64%) VMware Workstation
13 8 (1.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 8 (1.20%) Xen
14 4 (0.60%) NFS
Systems Management
1 135 (20.18%) SCCM
2 103 (15.40%) SCOM
3 33 (4.93%) Puppet
4 28 (4.19%) NetBackup
5 26 (3.89%) OpenAM
6 21 (3.14%) SCVMM
7 19 (2.84%) WSUS
8 17 (2.54%) SCOrch
9 14 (2.09%) Microsoft Clustering
10 10 (1.49%) ServiceCenter
11 9 (1.35%) FortiGate
11 9 (1.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 9 (1.35%) OpenView
12 7 (1.05%) Norton AntiVirus
12 7 (1.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 6 (0.90%) Ansible
13 6 (0.90%) Backup Exec
13 6 (0.90%) HP SIM
14 5 (0.75%) Failover Clustering
14 5 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 374 (55.90%) VMware
2 359 (53.66%) Microsoft
3 151 (22.57%) Cisco
4 122 (18.24%) Citrix
5 106 (15.84%) HP
6 62 (9.27%) Red Hat
7 53 (7.92%) NetApp
8 45 (6.73%) Oracle
9 35 (5.23%) Dell
10 31 (4.63%) Symantec
11 26 (3.89%) Sun
12 21 (3.14%) CheckPoint
12 21 (3.14%) CommVault
12 21 (3.14%) EMC
13 18 (2.69%) SolarWinds
14 15 (2.24%) Veeam
15 14 (2.09%) F5
15 14 (2.09%) Juniper
16 13 (1.94%) Avaya
17 12 (1.79%) Sophos
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent Pension + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Iver, Buckinghamshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Eastbourne, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Excllent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashtead, Surrey
VIQU
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Bonus & Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + a comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Kent & Essex Police
Salary: From £31,353 to £36,390 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Kent & Essex Police
Salary: From £31,353 to £36,390 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Syngco Ltd
Salary: £20,000 per annum + benefits based on experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Virginia Water, Surrey
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Thames Valley
Questor Resourcing
Salary: To £50k + good benefits package
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
Bloomberg
Posted: 8 days ago