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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Engineer
Rank 527 496 470
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 449 556 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.46% 0.50% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.52% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 400 494 553
Median salary £40,000 £37,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.38% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £52,950 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -

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
94514 106216 111227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.32% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79535 87575 90644
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -17 422 £40,000 +6.66% 54
London +51 185 £47,500 +5.26% 15
South East +4 116 £40,000 +14.28% 14
Berkshire +34 51 £42,000 +9.09% 1
Yorkshire +17 31 £33,000 -5.71% 8
City of London +56 26 £50,000 +6.95% 5
North West +21 23 £34,500 -1.42% 10
West Yorkshire 0 22 £33,000 -5.71% 5
East Midlands +21 21 £33,000 +1.53%
East of England -36 20 £46,000 +39.39% 1
Manchester +4 18 £33,250 +2.30% 8
Oxfordshire -9 17 £31,500 -21.25% 2
Scotland +21 15 £42,500 +44.06%
Windsor - 15 £47,500 -
Reading +13 14 £47,500 +21.79% 1
South West +7 14 £30,000 +5.26% 5
Hampshire +2 14 £40,250 -19.50% 3
Edinburgh +18 13 £38,670 +31.08%
Leeds +6 12 £33,000 - 2
Oxford +5 12 £35,250 -18.49% 1
Surrey -29 12 £48,750 +39.28%
Essex +2 11 £50,000 +40.84% 1
West Midlands -10 11 £34,750 -0.71% 1
Bradford +12 10 £30,000 -19.46% 2
Lincolnshire - 10 £45,000 -
South Wales +3 9 £29,000 +6.42%
Wales -8 9 £29,000 +6.42%
Nottingham +19 8 £33,000 +1.53%
Nottinghamshire +11 8 £33,000 +1.53%
Romford - 8 £25,000 -

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 769 (86.60%) Windows
2 632 (71.17%) Windows Server
3 547 (61.60%) VMware
4 493 (55.52%) Active Directory
5 439 (49.44%) Microsoft
6 376 (42.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 358 (40.32%) VMware Infrastructure
8 357 (40.20%) Windows Server 2012
9 305 (34.35%) MS Exchange
10 229 (25.79%) SAN
11 216 (24.32%) Hyper-V
12 208 (23.42%) Firewall
13 203 (22.86%) DNS
14 197 (22.18%) Linux
15 193 (21.73%) MS Excel
16 190 (21.40%) Cisco
17 188 (21.17%) ITIL
18 181 (20.38%) Citrix
19 161 (18.13%) SQL Server
20 156 (17.57%) Microsoft Certification
20 156 (17.57%) HP
20 156 (17.57%) DHCP
21 152 (17.12%) PowerShell
21 152 (17.12%) Data Centre
22 140 (15.77%) Office 365
23 138 (15.54%) SCCM
24 137 (15.43%) vSphere
25 135 (15.20%) Windows Server 2003
26 128 (14.41%) Exchange Server 2010
27 114 (12.84%) Windows 7

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
1 305 (34.35%) MS Exchange
2 128 (14.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 81 (9.12%) Exchange Server 2013
4 64 (7.21%) IIS
5 59 (6.64%) Exchange Server 2007
6 58 (6.53%) SharePoint
7 55 (6.19%) Skype for Business
8 40 (4.50%) Tomcat
9 36 (4.05%) Apache
10 27 (3.04%) JBoss
11 20 (2.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 20 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2003
12 16 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
13 15 (1.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 15 (1.69%) WebSphere
14 14 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
15 11 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2000
15 11 (1.24%) WebLogic
16 10 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
17 6 (0.68%) Site Server
Applications
1 193 (21.73%) MS Excel
2 81 (9.12%) MS Office
3 11 (1.24%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.23%) MS Project
6 1 (0.11%) HipChat
6 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.23%) Cognos Planning
2 2 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.23%) ResourceLink
2 2 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 140 (15.77%) Office 365
2 41 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (3.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 29 (3.27%) SaaS
5 13 (1.46%) IaaS
6 12 (1.35%) PaaS
7 11 (1.24%) Mimecast
8 4 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.45%) Google Apps
9 3 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.34%) GitHub
9 3 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.23%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.23%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.11%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 229 (25.79%) SAN
2 208 (23.42%) Firewall
3 203 (22.86%) DNS
4 156 (17.57%) DHCP
5 111 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 98 (11.04%) LAN
7 93 (10.47%) WAN
8 84 (9.46%) VPN
9 78 (8.78%) NAS
10 46 (5.18%) LDAP
11 44 (4.95%) VoIP
12 37 (4.17%) Wireless
13 28 (3.15%) Internet
13 28 (3.15%) Remote Desktop
14 26 (2.93%) VLAN
15 24 (2.70%) HTTP
16 17 (1.91%) IPv6
17 15 (1.69%) IPv4
17 15 (1.69%) Network Security
18 14 (1.58%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (18.13%) SQL Server
2 51 (5.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 50 (5.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 33 (3.72%) MySQL
5 29 (3.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 16 (1.80%) RDBMS
6 16 (1.80%) Relational Database
7 12 (1.35%) MongoDB
8 7 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (0.56%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.34%) Informix
11 3 (0.34%) Kalido
11 3 (0.34%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.23%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.23%) Cognos Impromptu
12 2 (0.23%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.11%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (1.01%) JIRA
2 4 (0.45%) HP UFT
3 3 (0.34%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.23%) Bitbucket
4 2 (0.23%) MSBuild
4 2 (0.23%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (0.23%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.23%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.11%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.11%) JUnit
5 1 (0.11%) TestNG
5 1 (0.11%) WinDbg
General
1 78 (8.78%) Finance
2 26 (2.93%) Banking
3 22 (2.48%) Law
3 22 (2.48%) Telecoms
4 21 (2.36%) Back Office
5 15 (1.69%) Manufacturing
6 14 (1.58%) Retail
7 12 (1.35%) Marketing
8 10 (1.13%) Games
8 10 (1.13%) Legal
9 6 (0.68%) Automotive
10 5 (0.56%) Electronics
11 4 (0.45%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.23%) Publishing
13 2 (0.23%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.23%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.11%) French Language
14 1 (0.11%) German Language
14 1 (0.11%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (4.05%) Web Services
2 28 (3.15%) .NET
3 20 (2.25%) LAMP
4 16 (1.80%) Middleware
5 6 (0.68%) RESTful
6 4 (0.45%) ASP.NET
6 4 (0.45%) HTML
7 3 (0.34%) .NET Framework
7 3 (0.34%) Node.js
8 2 (0.23%) COM
8 2 (0.23%) EDI
8 2 (0.23%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (0.23%) WAP
8 2 (0.23%) WCF
8 2 (0.23%) XML
9 1 (0.11%) J2EE
9 1 (0.11%) POSIX
9 1 (0.11%) SOAP
9 1 (0.11%) STL
9 1 (0.11%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 152 (17.12%) Data Centre
2 53 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (5.63%) Replication
4 46 (5.18%) Clustering
5 44 (4.95%) Driving Licence
6 42 (4.73%) Blackberry
7 21 (2.36%) EMC VNX
8 18 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
9 15 (1.69%) EqualLogic
10 14 (1.58%) Computer Science
10 14 (1.58%) Management Information System
11 13 (1.46%) PKI
12 10 (1.13%) Fat Client
12 10 (1.13%) HP Storage
12 10 (1.13%) Private Cloud
12 10 (1.13%) Thin Client
13 8 (0.90%) iPad
13 8 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
14 6 (0.68%) e-Learning
14 6 (0.68%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 769 (86.60%) Windows
2 632 (71.17%) Windows Server
3 376 (42.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 357 (40.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 197 (22.18%) Linux
6 135 (15.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 114 (12.84%) Windows 7
8 87 (9.80%) Windows 8
9 71 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 69 (7.77%) Unix
11 58 (6.53%) Windows 10
12 24 (2.70%) CentOS
12 24 (2.70%) Ubuntu
13 23 (2.59%) Windows XP
14 22 (2.48%) AIX
14 22 (2.48%) Windows 2000 Server
15 21 (2.36%) Mac OS X
16 13 (1.46%) Oracle Linux
16 13 (1.46%) SUSE
16 13 (1.46%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (21.17%) ITIL
2 80 (9.01%) Disaster Recovery
3 41 (4.62%) Server Building
4 40 (4.50%) Problem Management
5 39 (4.39%) Project Management
6 35 (3.94%) Virtual Environments
7 34 (3.83%) Change Management
8 32 (3.60%) Migration
8 32 (3.60%) Service Delivery
9 30 (3.38%) Mentoring
9 30 (3.38%) Service Management
10 28 (3.15%) Change Control
10 28 (3.15%) Root Cause Analysis
11 23 (2.59%) Data Protection
11 23 (2.59%) High Availability
12 22 (2.48%) Capacity Management
12 22 (2.48%) ITIL V3
13 21 (2.36%) Agile Software Development
13 21 (2.36%) Network Management
14 19 (2.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 152 (17.12%) PowerShell
2 102 (11.49%) SQL
3 45 (5.07%) Java
4 39 (4.39%) Perl
5 33 (3.72%) Bash Shell
6 26 (2.93%) C
7 21 (2.36%) Python
8 16 (1.80%) C#
9 14 (1.58%) VBScript
10 13 (1.46%) JavaScript
11 11 (1.24%) Ruby
12 10 (1.13%) C++
12 10 (1.13%) PHP
13 8 (0.90%) VB
14 6 (0.68%) T-SQL
15 5 (0.56%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.23%) AWK
17 1 (0.11%) Korn
17 1 (0.11%) OCaml
17 1 (0.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 156 (17.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 106 (11.94%) Cisco Certification
3 104 (11.71%) MCSE
4 100 (11.26%) CCNA
5 75 (8.45%) MCSA
6 53 (5.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 50 (5.63%) MCITP
8 40 (4.50%) Degree
9 20 (2.25%) CCNP
10 18 (2.03%) MCP
10 18 (2.03%) Security Cleared
11 15 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
11 15 (1.69%) SC Cleared
12 11 (1.24%) CCA
12 11 (1.24%) Citrix Certification
13 8 (0.90%) MCTS
14 7 (0.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 4 (0.45%) CCAA
15 4 (0.45%) CCEA
15 4 (0.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (6.53%) SLA
2 7 (0.79%) QA
3 5 (0.56%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.23%) SAS 70
6 1 (0.11%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.11%) HL7
6 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.11%) RMADS
System Software
1 493 (55.52%) Active Directory
2 358 (40.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 216 (24.32%) Hyper-V
4 137 (15.43%) vSphere
5 99 (11.15%) XenApp
6 64 (7.21%) VMware ESXi
7 58 (6.53%) Virtual Machines
8 50 (5.63%) VMware ESX
9 45 (5.07%) XenDesktop
10 34 (3.83%) Firmware
10 34 (3.83%) Virtual Servers
11 26 (2.93%) Terminal Services
12 18 (2.03%) XenServer
13 17 (1.91%) Microsoft App-V
13 17 (1.91%) VMware Server
14 16 (1.80%) Oracle RAC
15 12 (1.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 9 (1.01%) DFS Replication
17 8 (0.90%) Virtual Desktop
18 7 (0.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 138 (15.54%) SCCM
2 93 (10.47%) SCOM
3 35 (3.94%) WSUS
4 33 (3.72%) Backup Exec
4 33 (3.72%) NetBackup
5 31 (3.49%) Norton AntiVirus
6 29 (3.27%) Puppet
7 27 (3.04%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 23 (2.59%) Microsoft Clustering
9 21 (2.36%) Nagios
9 21 (2.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 15 (1.69%) Tivoli
11 14 (1.58%) HP Data Protector
11 14 (1.58%) McAfee ePO
11 14 (1.58%) SCVMM
12 12 (1.35%) OpenAM
13 11 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
14 10 (1.13%) EdgeSight
15 9 (1.01%) Ansible
16 8 (0.90%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 547 (61.60%) VMware
2 439 (49.44%) Microsoft
3 190 (21.40%) Cisco
4 181 (20.38%) Citrix
5 156 (17.57%) HP
6 91 (10.25%) NetApp
7 88 (9.91%) Red Hat
8 57 (6.42%) EMC
8 57 (6.42%) Symantec
9 49 (5.52%) Dell
10 45 (5.07%) Oracle
11 37 (4.17%) Veeam
12 36 (4.05%) IBM
13 28 (3.15%) CheckPoint
14 27 (3.04%) 3PAR
15 23 (2.59%) CommVault
16 22 (2.48%) Apple
16 22 (2.48%) Sun
17 19 (2.14%) Juniper
18 18 (2.03%) Avaya
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Circa 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus (20%) + Pension (10%) + PHI
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + excellent training opportunities
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 per annum + training & certs
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum + £3000 annual bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £34000 - £37000 per annum + 4k Shift Allowance + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus - Tr
Posted: 4 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £28000 - £32500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago