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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Engineer
Rank 523 503 464
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 447 534 685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.50% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.52% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 395 450 615
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £26,300 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%

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
96072 103113 114040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.47% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 80843 84551 93470
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 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -37 428 £40,000 +6.66% 48
London +55 204 £45,000 -1.09% 16
South East -25 107 £37,875 +1.00% 12
Berkshire +17 39 £38,250 -4.37% 4
Yorkshire -6 39 £37,500 +10.29% 5
City of London +31 25 £52,500 +23.52% 7
Surrey -23 25 £39,000 +20.00%
West Yorkshire -5 23 £36,500 +4.28% 5
East of England -24 23 £43,750 +29.62% 3
Leeds -12 18 £35,750 +2.14% 5
West Midlands -14 18 £33,750 -6.25%
Reading +22 17 £57,500 +38.55% 2
East Midlands +14 16 £27,750 -30.62% 3
Oxfordshire +1 16 £31,500 -27.58% 2
Hertfordshire +15 12 £42,500 -2.85% 2
North Yorkshire +15 12 £40,000 +18.51%
Scotland -4 12 £65,000 - 2
Abingdon -16 12 £31,500 -21.25% 1
North West -4 11 £34,000 +4.61% 5
Edinburgh - 11 £65,000 - 2
Manchester -2 9 £34,000 +4.61% 2
Kent -4 9 £42,500 +41.66% 1
South West -23 9 £35,000 +2.94% 4
Romford - 9 £25,000 - 1
Harrogate +21 8 £42,500 +13.33%
Essex +11 8 £50,000 +25.00%
Colchester +7 7 £50,000 -
Lincolnshire +4 7 £27,750 +29.06% 1
Windsor - 7 £37,500 -
Hampshire +7 6 £40,500 +42.10% 2

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 808 (88.89%) Windows
2 639 (70.30%) Windows Server
3 570 (62.71%) VMware
4 517 (56.88%) Active Directory
5 458 (50.39%) Microsoft
6 394 (43.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 380 (41.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 364 (40.04%) VMware Infrastructure
9 317 (34.87%) MS Exchange
10 246 (27.06%) SAN
11 223 (24.53%) Cisco
12 217 (23.87%) Firewall
13 208 (22.88%) ITIL
14 207 (22.77%) Hyper-V
15 202 (22.22%) DNS
16 194 (21.34%) Linux
17 185 (20.35%) MS Excel
18 177 (19.47%) SQL Server
18 177 (19.47%) Citrix
19 167 (18.37%) HP
20 162 (17.82%) Microsoft Certification
21 155 (17.05%) Data Centre
21 155 (17.05%) DHCP
22 152 (16.72%) Office 365
23 147 (16.17%) Windows Server 2003
24 134 (14.74%) vSphere
24 134 (14.74%) SCCM
25 133 (14.63%) PowerShell
25 133 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2010
26 129 (14.19%) Cisco Certification

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
1 317 (34.87%) MS Exchange
2 133 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 83 (9.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 77 (8.47%) IIS
5 65 (7.15%) Skype for Business
6 57 (6.27%) SharePoint
7 47 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2007
8 40 (4.40%) Tomcat
9 31 (3.41%) Apache
10 27 (2.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 24 (2.64%) JBoss
12 20 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2000
13 19 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2003
14 15 (1.65%) SharePoint 2013
15 13 (1.43%) WebSphere
16 12 (1.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 11 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
18 9 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
18 9 (0.99%) Site Server
19 8 (0.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 185 (20.35%) MS Excel
2 107 (11.77%) MS Office
3 7 (0.77%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.22%) MS Project
5 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.11%) HipChat
5 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.22%) Cognos Planning
3 2 (0.22%) ResourceLink
3 2 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 152 (16.72%) Office 365
2 49 (5.39%) Amazon AWS
3 45 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 28 (3.08%) SaaS
5 20 (2.20%) Mimecast
6 17 (1.87%) IaaS
7 16 (1.76%) PaaS
8 8 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (0.33%) OneDrive
11 2 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.22%) GitHub
11 2 (0.22%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.22%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 246 (27.06%) SAN
2 217 (23.87%) Firewall
3 202 (22.22%) DNS
4 155 (17.05%) DHCP
5 120 (13.20%) LAN
6 116 (12.76%) WAN
7 93 (10.23%) TCP/IP
8 73 (8.03%) VPN
9 70 (7.70%) NAS
10 39 (4.29%) Wireless
11 37 (4.07%) VoIP
12 34 (3.74%) VLAN
13 31 (3.41%) LDAP
14 30 (3.30%) Internet
15 24 (2.64%) Remote Desktop
16 21 (2.31%) Cisco Nexus
16 21 (2.31%) HTTP
17 16 (1.76%) IPsec
18 14 (1.54%) iSCSI
18 14 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (19.47%) SQL Server
2 43 (4.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 42 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 34 (3.74%) MySQL
5 26 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
6 12 (1.32%) MongoDB
6 12 (1.32%) RDBMS
6 12 (1.32%) Relational Database
7 5 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (0.44%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.22%) Cognos Impromptu
9 2 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.11%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.11%) Kalido
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.11%) Redis
10 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (1.32%) JIRA
2 7 (0.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (0.44%) HP UFT
4 3 (0.33%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.22%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.22%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.22%) MSBuild
5 2 (0.22%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (0.22%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.22%) WinDbg
6 1 (0.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.11%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.11%) JUnit
6 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.11%) TestNG
General
1 89 (9.79%) Finance
2 31 (3.41%) Banking
3 29 (3.19%) Telecoms
4 23 (2.53%) Law
5 15 (1.65%) Back Office
6 12 (1.32%) Retail
7 10 (1.10%) Manufacturing
8 9 (0.99%) Legal
8 9 (0.99%) Marketing
9 5 (0.55%) Electronics
9 5 (0.55%) Games
10 4 (0.44%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.33%) Automotive
11 3 (0.33%) Publishing
12 2 (0.22%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.22%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.11%) French Language
13 1 (0.11%) German Language
13 1 (0.11%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.11%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (3.63%) Web Services
2 25 (2.75%) .NET
3 16 (1.76%) LAMP
4 11 (1.21%) Middleware
5 6 (0.66%) RESTful
6 4 (0.44%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.22%) COM
7 2 (0.22%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (0.22%) WAP
7 2 (0.22%) WCF
7 2 (0.22%) XML
8 1 (0.11%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.11%) HTML
8 1 (0.11%) J2EE
8 1 (0.11%) Java SE
8 1 (0.11%) OAuth
8 1 (0.11%) POSIX
8 1 (0.11%) SAML
8 1 (0.11%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 155 (17.05%) Data Centre
2 52 (5.72%) Blackberry
3 50 (5.50%) Replication
4 45 (4.95%) Clustering
5 42 (4.62%) Driving Licence
6 40 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
7 29 (3.19%) EMC VNX
8 21 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
9 16 (1.76%) PKI
10 14 (1.54%) Computer Science
10 14 (1.54%) Management Information System
11 13 (1.43%) Private Cloud
12 12 (1.32%) EqualLogic
13 9 (0.99%) Fat Client
13 9 (0.99%) Thin Client
14 8 (0.88%) HP StoreVirtual
15 7 (0.77%) Enterprise Storage
15 7 (0.77%) Visualisation
15 7 (0.77%) Wiki
16 6 (0.66%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 808 (88.89%) Windows
2 639 (70.30%) Windows Server
3 394 (43.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 380 (41.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 194 (21.34%) Linux
6 147 (16.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 111 (12.21%) Windows 7
8 107 (11.77%) Windows 8
9 66 (7.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 56 (6.16%) Windows 10
11 53 (5.83%) Unix
12 32 (3.52%) Windows 2000 Server
13 31 (3.41%) Mac OS X
14 27 (2.97%) Windows XP
15 19 (2.09%) Data ONTAP
16 18 (1.98%) AIX
17 15 (1.65%) Ubuntu
18 14 (1.54%) CentOS
19 13 (1.43%) SUSE
19 13 (1.43%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (22.88%) ITIL
2 74 (8.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 48 (5.28%) Project Management
4 43 (4.73%) Server Building
5 36 (3.96%) Service Delivery
6 32 (3.52%) Problem Management
7 29 (3.19%) Change Management
7 29 (3.19%) High Availability
7 29 (3.19%) Migration
8 27 (2.97%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (2.86%) Server Virtualisation
9 26 (2.86%) Service Management
10 25 (2.75%) Business Continuity
11 24 (2.64%) Infrastructure Management
11 24 (2.64%) Root Cause Analysis
12 22 (2.42%) Capacity Management
12 22 (2.42%) Capacity Planning
13 20 (2.20%) Configuration Management
13 20 (2.20%) Mentoring
14 17 (1.87%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 133 (14.63%) PowerShell
2 112 (12.32%) SQL
3 41 (4.51%) Java
4 29 (3.19%) Perl
5 23 (2.53%) Bash Shell
6 16 (1.76%) C#
7 15 (1.65%) C
8 14 (1.54%) VBScript
9 9 (0.99%) PHP
9 9 (0.99%) Ruby
10 8 (0.88%) C++
11 7 (0.77%) VB
12 6 (0.66%) Python
12 6 (0.66%) Shell Script
12 6 (0.66%) T-SQL
13 5 (0.55%) JavaScript
14 2 (0.22%) AWK
15 1 (0.11%) Korn
15 1 (0.11%) OCaml
15 1 (0.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 162 (17.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 129 (14.19%) Cisco Certification
3 124 (13.64%) MCSE
4 122 (13.42%) CCNA
5 69 (7.59%) MCSA
6 57 (6.27%) MCITP
7 53 (5.83%) Degree
8 52 (5.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 26 (2.86%) CCNP
10 21 (2.31%) ITIL Certification
11 18 (1.98%) MCP
11 18 (1.98%) Security Cleared
12 12 (1.32%) SC Cleared
13 10 (1.10%) Citrix Certification
14 9 (0.99%) CCA
15 7 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 7 (0.77%) MCTS
16 4 (0.44%) ISEB
16 4 (0.44%) ISTQB
17 3 (0.33%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (7.04%) SLA
2 8 (0.88%) QA
3 6 (0.66%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.22%) SAS 70
6 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.11%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.11%) RMADS
System Software
1 517 (56.88%) Active Directory
2 364 (40.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 207 (22.77%) Hyper-V
4 134 (14.74%) vSphere
5 94 (10.34%) XenApp
6 66 (7.26%) VMware ESXi
7 46 (5.06%) VMware ESX
8 41 (4.51%) XenDesktop
9 37 (4.07%) Terminal Services
10 20 (2.20%) Microsoft App-V
11 19 (2.09%) VMware Server
11 19 (2.09%) XenServer
12 18 (1.98%) Firmware
13 14 (1.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 13 (1.43%) Oracle RAC
15 12 (1.32%) Xen
16 10 (1.10%) DFS Replication
17 7 (0.77%) ISA Server
18 6 (0.66%) vCloud
19 5 (0.55%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 134 (14.74%) SCCM
2 104 (11.44%) SCOM
3 33 (3.63%) Puppet
4 30 (3.30%) Backup Exec
5 29 (3.19%) NetBackup
6 25 (2.75%) WSUS
7 21 (2.31%) McAfee ePO
7 21 (2.31%) Norton AntiVirus
8 20 (2.20%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 19 (2.09%) Nagios
10 18 (1.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 14 (1.54%) EdgeSight
12 13 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
13 12 (1.32%) Ansible
13 12 (1.32%) HP Data Protector
13 12 (1.32%) SCVMM
14 10 (1.10%) OpenAM
14 10 (1.10%) Tivoli
15 9 (0.99%) SCOrch
15 9 (0.99%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 570 (62.71%) VMware
2 458 (50.39%) Microsoft
3 223 (24.53%) Cisco
4 177 (19.47%) Citrix
5 167 (18.37%) HP
6 124 (13.64%) NetApp
7 76 (8.36%) Red Hat
8 66 (7.26%) EMC
9 59 (6.49%) Symantec
10 47 (5.17%) Dell
11 41 (4.51%) Oracle
12 39 (4.29%) Veeam
13 38 (4.18%) IBM
14 33 (3.63%) 3PAR
15 26 (2.86%) Apple
15 26 (2.86%) CommVault
16 25 (2.75%) Avaya
16 25 (2.75%) Intel Security
16 25 (2.75%) SolarWinds
17 22 (2.42%) CheckPoint
Swindon, Wiltshire
Stanley Black Decker
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Contributory pension scheme, 30 days
Posted: 51 minutes ago
City, London
Best Practice Talent Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Rossendale, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Training, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £31000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum + £3000 annual bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Spalding, Lincolnshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Private Healthcare, Life Insurance,
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheadle, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £39000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £39000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 60,000 - 70,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £15,000 to £18,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM plc
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + 5% bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago