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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Engineer
Rank 564 541 435
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -106
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 342 448 709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.42% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.44% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 291 404 635
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

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
88523 102635 109401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.54% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 73515 85553 90526
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 6 December 2016 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 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -7 331 £41,500 +6.41% 19
London -6 104 £47,500 +11.76% 4
South East +11 73 £32,500 -15.58% 7
North West +9 48 £37,500 +20.00% 1
Berkshire +72 36 £37,500 -6.25% 1
East of England +18 34 £45,000 +26.76% 3
Reading +45 29 £25,000 -37.50%
Yorkshire +24 26 £37,500 -6.25% 1
South West +16 26 £33,000 +37.50% 1
Manchester -5 21 £38,750 +19.23%
City of London +16 16 £48,750 +24.20% 2
Surrey -18 16 £26,500 -33.75%
West Midlands -25 15 £35,000 +40.00%
Merseyside -7 14 £55,000 +103.70% 1
Essex +34 13 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Bristol +17 12 £32,000 +33.33%
Cheshire +26 11 £36,500 -
West Yorkshire +26 11 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Colchester - 11 £45,000 - 1
Leeds +20 10 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Cambridgeshire +12 10 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Liverpool -20 10 £55,000 - 1
East Yorkshire - 10 - -
Hull - 10 - -
Norfolk -12 9 £50,000 +49.25%
Crewe - 8 £37,000 -
Wiltshire +21 7 £35,000 -7.28%
Swindon +19 7 £35,000 -6.66%
East Midlands +1 7 £33,500 +36.73% 2
Norwich -10 7 £50,000 -

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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.

1 635 (87.47%) Windows
2 547 (75.34%) Windows Server
3 415 (57.16%) Active Directory
4 412 (56.75%) VMware
5 386 (53.17%) Microsoft
6 306 (42.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 265 (36.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 265 (36.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 231 (31.82%) Hyper-V
9 224 (30.85%) MS Exchange
10 199 (27.41%) Linux
11 189 (26.03%) MS Excel
12 178 (24.52%) SAN
13 171 (23.55%) PowerShell
14 167 (23.00%) Microsoft Certification
15 166 (22.87%) DNS
16 164 (22.59%) Cisco
17 163 (22.45%) Firewall
18 149 (20.52%) SQL Server
18 149 (20.52%) SCCM
19 146 (20.11%) DHCP
20 130 (17.91%) Citrix
21 129 (17.77%) HP
22 128 (17.63%) ITIL
23 126 (17.36%) MCSE
24 123 (16.94%) Office 365
25 118 (16.25%) TCP/IP
26 108 (14.88%) SCOM
27 106 (14.60%) Data Centre
28 96 (13.22%) 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
1 224 (30.85%) MS Exchange
2 78 (10.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 67 (9.23%) IIS
4 64 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 43 (5.92%) SharePoint
6 40 (5.51%) Apache
7 38 (5.23%) WebSphere
8 35 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2007
8 35 (4.82%) Tomcat
9 32 (4.41%) Skype for Business
10 31 (4.27%) BizTalk Server
10 31 (4.27%) JBoss
11 29 (3.99%) WebLogic
12 27 (3.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 14 (1.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 10 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2003
15 5 (0.69%) nginx
15 5 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
16 3 (0.41%) Confluence
16 3 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 189 (26.03%) MS Excel
2 82 (11.29%) MS Office
3 24 (3.31%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 123 (16.94%) Office 365
2 57 (7.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (6.47%) Amazon AWS
4 41 (5.65%) SaaS
5 7 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.96%) IaaS
5 7 (0.96%) Mimecast
6 4 (0.55%) PaaS
7 2 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.14%) GitHub
8 1 (0.14%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 178 (24.52%) SAN
2 166 (22.87%) DNS
3 163 (22.45%) Firewall
4 146 (20.11%) DHCP
5 118 (16.25%) TCP/IP
6 89 (12.26%) LAN
6 89 (12.26%) VPN
7 86 (11.85%) NAS
8 84 (11.57%) WAN
9 55 (7.58%) VoIP
10 48 (6.61%) LDAP
11 38 (5.23%) VLAN
12 29 (3.99%) HTTP
13 26 (3.58%) Wireless
14 23 (3.17%) Remote Desktop
15 20 (2.75%) Internet
16 18 (2.48%) MPLS
17 17 (2.34%) Cisco ASA
18 16 (2.20%) Fibre Channel
19 14 (1.93%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (20.52%) SQL Server
2 48 (6.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (5.37%) MySQL
4 38 (5.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 28 (3.86%) RDBMS
5 28 (3.86%) Relational Database
6 20 (2.75%) SQL Server 2014
7 9 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (1.10%) Oracle Database
9 4 (0.55%) Big Data
9 4 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.41%) Informix
10 3 (0.41%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.28%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.28%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.28%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.14%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (1.52%) Maven
2 9 (1.24%) Jenkins
3 7 (0.96%) Cucumber
3 7 (0.96%) Git (software)
3 7 (0.96%) JUnit
4 6 (0.83%) JIRA
5 2 (0.28%) Ant
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.28%) Subversion
5 2 (0.28%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.28%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.14%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.14%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 62 (8.54%) Finance
2 31 (4.27%) Back Office
3 25 (3.44%) Law
4 20 (2.75%) Telecoms
5 15 (2.07%) Banking
6 11 (1.52%) Italian Language
7 10 (1.38%) Games
8 9 (1.24%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.10%) Marketing
10 6 (0.83%) Legal
10 6 (0.83%) Publishing
10 6 (0.83%) Retail
10 6 (0.83%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.41%) Advertising
11 3 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.28%) Automotive
13 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (6.34%) Middleware
2 45 (6.20%) Web Services
3 30 (4.13%) LAMP
4 18 (2.48%) .NET
5 15 (2.07%) .NET Framework
6 9 (1.24%) Spring
7 7 (0.96%) HTML
8 3 (0.41%) 802.1X
8 3 (0.41%) J2EE
9 2 (0.28%) CSS
9 2 (0.28%) HornetQ
9 2 (0.28%) JDBC
9 2 (0.28%) MAPI
9 2 (0.28%) Software Packaging
9 2 (0.28%) WSH
9 2 (0.28%) XML
10 1 (0.14%) EDI
10 1 (0.14%) RESTful
10 1 (0.14%) SOAP
10 1 (0.14%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 106 (14.60%) Data Centre
2 61 (8.40%) Clustering
3 48 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
4 47 (6.47%) Driving Licence
5 32 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
6 29 (3.99%) Management Information System
7 26 (3.58%) Blackberry
7 26 (3.58%) Replication
8 16 (2.20%) Private Cloud
9 15 (2.07%) iPad
10 14 (1.93%) Video Conferencing
11 11 (1.52%) HP StoreVirtual
11 11 (1.52%) PKI
12 10 (1.38%) RSA SecurID
13 9 (1.24%) Computer Science
14 8 (1.10%) Client/Server
15 7 (0.96%) iPhone
16 6 (0.83%) EPoS
17 5 (0.69%) HP Storage
17 5 (0.69%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 635 (87.47%) Windows
2 547 (75.34%) Windows Server
3 306 (42.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 265 (36.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 199 (27.41%) Linux
6 95 (13.09%) Windows 7
7 86 (11.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 70 (9.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 69 (9.50%) Unix
10 44 (6.06%) Windows 8
11 36 (4.96%) Windows 10
12 14 (1.93%) CentOS
13 11 (1.52%) Ubuntu
14 8 (1.10%) AIX
15 7 (0.96%) Apple iOS
15 7 (0.96%) Windows XP
16 6 (0.83%) Android
16 6 (0.83%) Mac OS X
17 4 (0.55%) Solaris
18 2 (0.28%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (17.63%) ITIL
2 68 (9.37%) Disaster Recovery
3 42 (5.79%) Problem Management
4 36 (4.96%) Data Protection
5 35 (4.82%) Mentoring
6 34 (4.68%) Project Management
7 33 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (4.55%) Patch Management
8 30 (4.13%) Change Control
8 30 (4.13%) Server Building
9 27 (3.72%) Information Security
9 27 (3.72%) Web Operations
10 26 (3.58%) Migration
11 24 (3.31%) ITIL V3
12 23 (3.17%) Configuration Management
13 22 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
13 22 (3.03%) Change Management
13 22 (3.03%) DevOps
13 22 (3.03%) High Availability
14 21 (2.89%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 171 (23.55%) PowerShell
2 96 (13.22%) SQL
3 47 (6.47%) Bash Shell
4 40 (5.51%) Perl
5 39 (5.37%) Python
6 36 (4.96%) C
7 32 (4.41%) Java
8 21 (2.89%) VBScript
9 16 (2.20%) VB
10 14 (1.93%) JavaScript
11 9 (1.24%) Ruby
12 8 (1.10%) C#
12 8 (1.10%) C++
13 4 (0.55%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.55%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.28%) BeanShell
14 2 (0.28%) COBOL
14 2 (0.28%) PHP
15 1 (0.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 167 (23.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 126 (17.36%) MCSE
3 80 (11.02%) MCSA
4 67 (9.23%) MCITP
5 40 (5.51%) Degree
6 39 (5.37%) CCNA
6 39 (5.37%) Cisco Certification
7 38 (5.23%) MCP
8 30 (4.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 26 (3.58%) Security Cleared
10 23 (3.17%) SC Cleared
11 12 (1.65%) MCTS
12 10 (1.38%) DBS Check
13 5 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (0.55%) Citrix Certification
15 3 (0.41%) CCA
15 3 (0.41%) HNC
15 3 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 3 (0.41%) JNCIS
16 2 (0.28%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (5.65%) SLA
2 6 (0.83%) QA
3 3 (0.41%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.14%) HL7
4 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 415 (57.16%) Active Directory
2 265 (36.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 231 (31.82%) Hyper-V
4 81 (11.16%) vSphere
5 47 (6.47%) XenApp
6 41 (5.65%) VMware ESXi
7 31 (4.27%) VMware Server
8 29 (3.99%) Virtual Servers
9 28 (3.86%) Firmware
10 27 (3.72%) Oracle RAC
11 21 (2.89%) Terminal Services
12 20 (2.75%) Virtual Machines
13 19 (2.62%) VMware ESX
14 18 (2.48%) XenDesktop
15 9 (1.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 9 (1.24%) Terminal Server
16 8 (1.10%) Virtual Desktop
17 6 (0.83%) VMware Workstation
17 6 (0.83%) Xen
18 4 (0.55%) NFS
Systems Management
1 149 (20.52%) SCCM
2 108 (14.88%) SCOM
3 35 (4.82%) NetBackup
3 35 (4.82%) Puppet
4 34 (4.68%) WSUS
5 27 (3.72%) OpenAM
6 20 (2.75%) SCVMM
7 16 (2.20%) Norton AntiVirus
8 15 (2.07%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 13 (1.79%) FortiGate
9 13 (1.79%) Microsoft Clustering
9 13 (1.79%) SCOrch
10 10 (1.38%) ServiceCenter
11 9 (1.24%) Backup Exec
12 8 (1.10%) Nagios
13 7 (0.96%) HP Data Protector
13 7 (0.96%) McAfee ePO
13 7 (0.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 7 (0.96%) Tivoli
14 6 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 412 (56.75%) VMware
2 386 (53.17%) Microsoft
3 164 (22.59%) Cisco
4 130 (17.91%) Citrix
5 129 (17.77%) HP
6 79 (10.88%) Red Hat
7 52 (7.16%) NetApp
8 50 (6.89%) Oracle
9 42 (5.79%) Dell
10 40 (5.51%) Symantec
11 31 (4.27%) Sun
12 26 (3.58%) CommVault
13 24 (3.31%) CheckPoint
14 22 (3.03%) EMC
15 20 (2.75%) Juniper
15 20 (2.75%) Veeam
16 17 (2.34%) Apple
16 17 (2.34%) SolarWinds
16 17 (2.34%) Sophos
17 15 (2.07%) SonicWALL
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Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £52,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Radstock, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + salary reviews / training
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £26000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + great company
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
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Thames Valley
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