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

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Engineer
Rank 557 479 457
Rank change year-on-year
-78 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 435 597 690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.42% 0.54% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.56% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 389 483 608
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,100 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
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
98784 106354 115089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.48% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 83034 86750 93358
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 4 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 4 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 -79 414 £40,000 +5.26% 40
London -22 194 £46,500 +3.33% 9
South East -16 101 £39,000 +11.42% 10
Yorkshire -8 38 £37,500 +10.29% 8
Berkshire +19 34 £38,250 -1.92% 2
Surrey -18 34 £39,000 +20.00%
City of London +29 28 £49,750 +14.36% 3
West Midlands -24 22 £31,000 -13.88% 2
Reading +10 19 £48,000 +23.87%
North West +1 19 £29,000 -22.66% 3
East Midlands +20 18 £28,375 -32.44% 3
North Yorkshire +20 18 £40,000 +18.51%
West Yorkshire -10 18 £36,500 -2.66% 7
East of England -32 18 £42,500 +25.92% 4
Harrogate +24 14 £40,000 +6.66%
Hertfordshire +16 14 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Leeds +6 14 £36,500 -2.66% 7
Oxfordshire +9 13 £31,500 -27.58% 2
Kent -1 11 £42,500 +41.66%
Manchester -4 11 £28,000 -13.84%
Abingdon -15 10 £31,500 -21.25% 1
Scotland +4 8 £55,000 - 1
Edinburgh +9 7 £60,000 - 1
Staffordshire +7 7 £25,000 -3.84%
Lincolnshire +1 6 £27,750 +29.06%
Romford - 6 £25,000 - 1
Nottingham +17 5 £33,000 -4.34% 2
Merseyside +8 5 £60,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire +8 5 £33,000 +1.53% 2
Liverpool +7 5 £60,000 -

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 796 (89.34%) Windows
2 623 (69.92%) Windows Server
3 561 (62.96%) VMware
4 511 (57.35%) Active Directory
5 448 (50.28%) Microsoft
6 385 (43.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 375 (42.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 356 (39.96%) VMware Infrastructure
9 315 (35.35%) MS Exchange
10 250 (28.06%) SAN
11 241 (27.05%) Cisco
12 226 (25.36%) Firewall
13 205 (23.01%) Hyper-V
14 197 (22.11%) ITIL
15 195 (21.89%) DNS
16 182 (20.43%) Citrix
17 180 (20.20%) SQL Server
18 176 (19.75%) Linux
19 170 (19.08%) MS Excel
20 167 (18.74%) HP
21 163 (18.29%) Microsoft Certification
22 149 (16.72%) DHCP
23 144 (16.16%) Data Centre
24 141 (15.82%) Cisco Certification
25 138 (15.49%) Windows Server 2003
26 135 (15.15%) CCNA
26 135 (15.15%) Office 365
27 133 (14.93%) NetApp
28 128 (14.37%) vSphere
29 126 (14.14%) MCSE

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
1 315 (35.35%) MS Exchange
2 124 (13.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 89 (9.99%) IIS
4 86 (9.65%) Exchange Server 2013
5 61 (6.85%) Skype for Business
6 57 (6.40%) SharePoint
7 45 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2007
8 36 (4.04%) Tomcat
9 32 (3.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 30 (3.37%) Apache
11 27 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2000
12 21 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2003
13 14 (1.57%) JBoss
14 11 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
14 11 (1.23%) Site Server
14 11 (1.23%) WebSphere
15 10 (1.12%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 9 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
17 7 (0.79%) Confluence
17 7 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 170 (19.08%) MS Excel
2 109 (12.23%) MS Office
3 4 (0.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.11%) HipChat
4 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.11%) MS Project
4 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.34%) 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
1 135 (15.15%) Office 365
2 49 (5.50%) Amazon AWS
3 44 (4.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 28 (3.14%) SaaS
5 21 (2.36%) Mimecast
6 13 (1.46%) IaaS
7 12 (1.35%) PaaS
8 11 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (0.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 5 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.34%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.22%) GitHub
12 2 (0.22%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.11%) Amazon Glacier
13 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.11%) Google Apps
13 1 (0.11%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 250 (28.06%) SAN
2 226 (25.36%) Firewall
3 195 (21.89%) DNS
4 149 (16.72%) DHCP
5 110 (12.35%) LAN
6 106 (11.90%) WAN
7 89 (9.99%) TCP/IP
8 67 (7.52%) NAS
8 67 (7.52%) VPN
9 41 (4.60%) VLAN
10 40 (4.49%) Wireless
11 38 (4.26%) VoIP
12 29 (3.25%) Internet
12 29 (3.25%) LDAP
13 24 (2.69%) Remote Desktop
14 23 (2.58%) Cisco Nexus
15 18 (2.02%) HTTP
16 15 (1.68%) IPsec
16 15 (1.68%) Wi-Fi
17 13 (1.46%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (20.20%) SQL Server
2 36 (4.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (3.93%) SQL Server 2012
4 29 (3.25%) MySQL
5 26 (2.92%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (1.12%) MongoDB
6 10 (1.12%) RDBMS
6 10 (1.12%) Relational Database
7 6 (0.67%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.22%) Cognos Impromptu
9 2 (0.22%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.22%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.11%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.11%) Azure SQL 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 11 (1.23%) JIRA
2 7 (0.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (0.45%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.45%) HP UFT
3 4 (0.45%) WinDbg
4 3 (0.34%) MSBuild
4 3 (0.34%) TeamCity
4 3 (0.34%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.22%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.22%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.11%) JUnit
6 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.11%) TestNG
6 1 (0.11%) Vagrant
General
1 91 (10.21%) Finance
2 30 (3.37%) Telecoms
3 28 (3.14%) Banking
4 22 (2.47%) Law
5 11 (1.23%) Back Office
6 10 (1.12%) Retail
7 9 (1.01%) Manufacturing
8 8 (0.90%) Marketing
9 7 (0.79%) Legal
10 5 (0.56%) Electronics
10 5 (0.56%) Games
10 5 (0.56%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.34%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.34%) Local Government
11 3 (0.34%) Publishing
12 1 (0.11%) Advertising
12 1 (0.11%) French Language
12 1 (0.11%) German Language
12 1 (0.11%) Military
12 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (3.25%) Web Services
2 25 (2.81%) .NET
3 16 (1.80%) LAMP
4 8 (0.90%) Middleware
5 4 (0.45%) .NET Framework
5 4 (0.45%) Software Packaging
6 3 (0.34%) RESTful
7 2 (0.22%) 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%) HTML
8 1 (0.11%) J2EE
8 1 (0.11%) OAuth
8 1 (0.11%) POSIX
8 1 (0.11%) SAML
8 1 (0.11%) Spring Batch
8 1 (0.11%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 144 (16.16%) Data Centre
2 53 (5.95%) Blackberry
3 43 (4.83%) Driving Licence
3 43 (4.83%) Replication
4 41 (4.60%) Clustering
5 38 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
6 28 (3.14%) EMC VNX
7 18 (2.02%) PKI
8 17 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
9 15 (1.68%) Computer Science
10 13 (1.46%) Management Information System
10 13 (1.46%) Private Cloud
11 10 (1.12%) EqualLogic
12 9 (1.01%) Fat Client
12 9 (1.01%) Thin Client
13 8 (0.90%) Enterprise Storage
13 8 (0.90%) HP StoreVirtual
13 8 (0.90%) Visualisation
14 7 (0.79%) Wiki
15 6 (0.67%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 796 (89.34%) Windows
2 623 (69.92%) Windows Server
3 385 (43.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 375 (42.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 176 (19.75%) Linux
6 138 (15.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 107 (12.01%) Windows 8
8 98 (11.00%) Windows 7
9 64 (7.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 47 (5.27%) Unix
11 45 (5.05%) Windows 10
12 39 (4.38%) Windows 2000 Server
13 34 (3.82%) Mac OS X
14 27 (3.03%) Windows XP
15 21 (2.36%) Data ONTAP
16 16 (1.80%) AIX
17 13 (1.46%) Oracle Linux
17 13 (1.46%) SUSE
17 13 (1.46%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 12 (1.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (22.11%) ITIL
2 66 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 43 (4.83%) Project Management
3 43 (4.83%) Server Building
4 36 (4.04%) Problem Management
5 33 (3.70%) Migration
6 32 (3.59%) Service Delivery
7 31 (3.48%) High Availability
8 29 (3.25%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (3.14%) Change Management
9 28 (3.14%) Root Cause Analysis
9 28 (3.14%) Service Management
10 25 (2.81%) Capacity Management
11 24 (2.69%) Business Continuity
12 21 (2.36%) Server Virtualisation
13 20 (2.24%) Configuration Management
14 19 (2.13%) Business Intelligence
14 19 (2.13%) Capacity Planning
14 19 (2.13%) PRINCE2
14 19 (2.13%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 123 (13.80%) PowerShell
2 109 (12.23%) SQL
3 33 (3.70%) Java
4 25 (2.81%) Perl
5 19 (2.13%) Bash Shell
6 11 (1.23%) C#
7 10 (1.12%) VBScript
8 8 (0.90%) PHP
9 7 (0.79%) C
9 7 (0.79%) Ruby
9 7 (0.79%) VB
10 6 (0.67%) C++
10 6 (0.67%) Shell Script
11 4 (0.45%) Python
12 3 (0.34%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.22%) AWK
13 2 (0.22%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.11%) Korn
14 1 (0.11%) OCaml
14 1 (0.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 163 (18.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 141 (15.82%) Cisco Certification
3 135 (15.15%) CCNA
4 126 (14.14%) MCSE
5 64 (7.18%) MCSA
6 59 (6.62%) MCITP
7 55 (6.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 51 (5.72%) Degree
9 27 (3.03%) CCNP
10 20 (2.24%) Security Cleared
11 19 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
12 14 (1.57%) SC Cleared
13 13 (1.46%) Citrix Certification
14 11 (1.23%) CCA
14 11 (1.23%) MCP
15 5 (0.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 5 (0.56%) MCTS
16 4 (0.45%) ISEB
16 4 (0.45%) ISTQB
17 3 (0.34%) CNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (6.29%) SLA
2 8 (0.90%) QA
3 4 (0.45%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.22%) SAS 70
5 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.11%) DICOM
5 1 (0.11%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.11%) RMADS
System Software
1 511 (57.35%) Active Directory
2 356 (39.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 205 (23.01%) Hyper-V
4 128 (14.37%) vSphere
5 87 (9.76%) XenApp
6 72 (8.08%) VMware ESXi
7 45 (5.05%) Terminal Services
8 43 (4.83%) XenDesktop
9 41 (4.60%) VMware ESX
10 24 (2.69%) VMware Server
11 22 (2.47%) Microsoft App-V
12 20 (2.24%) XenServer
13 19 (2.13%) Xen
14 14 (1.57%) Firmware
15 12 (1.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 11 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
17 8 (0.90%) DFS Replication
18 6 (0.67%) vCloud
19 5 (0.56%) Forefront TMG
19 5 (0.56%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 121 (13.58%) SCCM
2 91 (10.21%) SCOM
3 35 (3.93%) Backup Exec
4 32 (3.59%) NetBackup
4 32 (3.59%) Puppet
5 25 (2.81%) WSUS
6 24 (2.69%) McAfee ePO
7 20 (2.24%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 17 (1.91%) Norton AntiVirus
9 16 (1.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 14 (1.57%) Nagios
11 13 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
12 11 (1.23%) EdgeSight
13 10 (1.12%) Ansible
13 10 (1.12%) OpenAM
13 10 (1.12%) SCOrch
14 9 (1.01%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 8 (0.90%) HP Data Protector
15 8 (0.90%) SCVMM
15 8 (0.90%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 561 (62.96%) VMware
2 448 (50.28%) Microsoft
3 241 (27.05%) Cisco
4 182 (20.43%) Citrix
5 167 (18.74%) HP
6 133 (14.93%) NetApp
7 71 (7.97%) Red Hat
8 67 (7.52%) EMC
9 54 (6.06%) Symantec
10 48 (5.39%) Dell
11 46 (5.16%) Veeam
12 37 (4.15%) Oracle
13 34 (3.82%) Apple
13 34 (3.82%) IBM
14 33 (3.70%) 3PAR
15 31 (3.48%) Avaya
16 29 (3.25%) SolarWinds
17 26 (2.92%) Intel Security
18 24 (2.69%) Google
19 23 (2.58%) CommVault
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Tech
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £31000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £41400 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Romford, Essex
sanderson associates ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Scope AT Limited
Salary: TBC
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Enfield, Middlesex
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire
IT People First
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Best Practice Talent Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Excellent Bemnefitys Pack
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Car + certs + bonus + pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Car + Bonus+ Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Wymondham, Norfolk
Norfolk Constabulary
Salary: From £30,744 to £35,100 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago