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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Server Engineer
UK
Rank 561 533 421
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -112
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 309 467 703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.46% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.47% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 265 446 587
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,750 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.40%

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
80896 98772 101805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67167 82902 84090
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 22 February 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 22 February 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 -16 298 £41,500 - 24
London +1 110 £42,500 -5.55% 4
South East +38 61 £36,500 -8.75% 10
East of England +62 58 £41,500 +34.95% 5
Hertfordshire +37 37 £38,750 +29.16% 1
North West -27 32 £42,500 +21.42% 1
City of London +22 30 £42,000 -13.40%
Watford - 26 £42,500 -
Surrey +49 24 £37,000 +3.49%
Yorkshire +35 16 £32,500 -12.16% 1
Merseyside +3 14 £45,000 +24.13%
Manchester -28 12 £42,500 -5.55%
West Yorkshire +35 11 £37,500 +22.95% 1
Berkshire +31 11 £38,250 -11.04% 2
Kent +11 11 £30,000 -29.41%
Cambridgeshire - 10 £41,500 - 2
Essex +31 9 £50,000 +14.94% 1
Liverpool +12 9 £45,000 -25.00%
Wales +11 9 £25,000 -3.84% 1
East Midlands -8 9 £37,500 -11.77%
Leeds +36 8 £35,000 +14.75%
Cambridge - 8 £39,500 - 2
Colchester +16 7 £50,000 +14.94%
South West +8 7 £32,500 +15.04% 3
Buckinghamshire +26 6 £37,750 +25.83% 2
Northamptonshire +21 6 £40,000 +53.84%
Croydon +8 6 £24,750 -45.00%
Denbigh - 6 £24,500 -
Leatherhead - 6 £55,000 -
Denbighshire - 6 £24,500 -

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 538 (82.52%) Windows
2 457 (70.09%) Windows Server
3 354 (54.29%) VMware
4 339 (51.99%) Microsoft
5 334 (51.23%) Active Directory
6 247 (37.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 217 (33.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 213 (32.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 206 (31.60%) Hyper-V
10 188 (28.83%) MS Excel
11 180 (27.61%) MS Exchange
12 162 (24.85%) Linux
13 151 (23.16%) Microsoft Certification
14 143 (21.93%) PowerShell
15 142 (21.78%) Office 365
16 139 (21.32%) DNS
17 137 (21.01%) Cisco
17 137 (21.01%) SAN
18 134 (20.55%) SQL Server
19 131 (20.09%) MCSE
19 131 (20.09%) SCCM
20 124 (19.02%) DHCP
21 117 (17.94%) Firewall
22 114 (17.48%) Citrix
23 108 (16.56%) ITIL
24 104 (15.95%) Data Centre
25 96 (14.72%) SCOM
26 88 (13.50%) TCP/IP
27 83 (12.73%) SQL
28 81 (12.42%) Windows Server 2003

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
1 180 (27.61%) MS Exchange
2 65 (9.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 58 (8.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 55 (8.44%) IIS
5 42 (6.44%) SharePoint
6 35 (5.37%) Skype for Business
7 31 (4.75%) Apache
8 29 (4.45%) Tomcat
9 27 (4.14%) Exchange Server 2007
9 27 (4.14%) WebSphere
10 26 (3.99%) JBoss
11 20 (3.07%) BizTalk Server
11 20 (3.07%) WebLogic
12 18 (2.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 15 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2003
14 8 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 6 (0.92%) Confluence
15 6 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
16 5 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
17 3 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 188 (28.83%) MS Excel
2 66 (10.12%) MS Office
3 21 (3.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.15%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 142 (21.78%) Office 365
2 81 (12.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 58 (8.90%) Amazon AWS
4 31 (4.75%) SaaS
5 9 (1.38%) PaaS
6 8 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.92%) IaaS
7 6 (0.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (0.46%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.31%) Heroku
10 1 (0.15%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 139 (21.32%) DNS
2 137 (21.01%) SAN
3 124 (19.02%) DHCP
4 117 (17.94%) Firewall
5 88 (13.50%) TCP/IP
6 74 (11.35%) LAN
7 70 (10.74%) VPN
8 59 (9.05%) WAN
9 54 (8.28%) NAS
10 47 (7.21%) VLAN
11 30 (4.60%) VoIP
12 27 (4.14%) Internet
13 26 (3.99%) LDAP
14 21 (3.22%) Wireless
15 20 (3.07%) HTTP
16 18 (2.76%) MPLS
16 18 (2.76%) Remote Desktop
17 16 (2.45%) Fibre Channel
18 12 (1.84%) Cisco ASA
18 12 (1.84%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (20.55%) SQL Server
2 35 (5.37%) SQL Server 2008
2 35 (5.37%) SQL Server 2012
3 33 (5.06%) MySQL
4 18 (2.76%) RDBMS
4 18 (2.76%) Relational Database
5 13 (1.99%) SQL Server 2014
6 7 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (0.92%) NoSQL
8 5 (0.77%) Big Data
9 4 (0.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (0.61%) Redis
9 4 (0.61%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (0.46%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.31%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.31%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (1.53%) Jenkins
1 10 (1.53%) Maven
2 8 (1.23%) JIRA
3 7 (1.07%) Cucumber
3 7 (1.07%) JUnit
4 6 (0.92%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.31%) Ant
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.31%) Subversion
5 2 (0.31%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.31%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.15%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 65 (9.97%) Finance
2 22 (3.37%) Banking
3 18 (2.76%) Law
3 18 (2.76%) Telecoms
4 17 (2.61%) Back Office
5 15 (2.30%) Retail
6 11 (1.69%) Italian Language
7 10 (1.53%) Games
8 5 (0.77%) Marketing
8 5 (0.77%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.46%) Advertising
9 3 (0.46%) Electronics
9 3 (0.46%) Legal
9 3 (0.46%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.31%) Local Government
10 2 (0.31%) Publishing
11 1 (0.15%) Automotive
11 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (6.13%) Middleware
2 36 (5.52%) Web Services
3 19 (2.91%) LAMP
4 15 (2.30%) .NET
5 13 (1.99%) Software Packaging
6 12 (1.84%) .NET Framework
6 12 (1.84%) Spring
7 7 (1.07%) Node.js
8 5 (0.77%) AngularJS
9 4 (0.61%) React
9 4 (0.61%) Spring Boot
10 3 (0.46%) HTML
10 3 (0.46%) MAPI
10 3 (0.46%) Serverless Framework
11 2 (0.31%) 802.1X
11 2 (0.31%) CSS
11 2 (0.31%) HornetQ
11 2 (0.31%) J2EE
11 2 (0.31%) XML
12 1 (0.15%) Celery
Miscellaneous
1 104 (15.95%) Data Centre
2 44 (6.75%) Driving Licence
3 37 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (5.37%) Clustering
5 30 (4.60%) Management Information System
6 28 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
7 26 (3.99%) Blackberry
8 22 (3.37%) Hedge funds
9 19 (2.91%) iPad
10 17 (2.61%) Private Cloud
11 16 (2.45%) PKI
11 16 (2.45%) Replication
12 9 (1.38%) Client/Server
12 9 (1.38%) Video Conferencing
13 8 (1.23%) Computer Science
14 7 (1.07%) Hybrid Cloud
15 6 (0.92%) Enterprise Storage
15 6 (0.92%) HP StoreVirtual
15 6 (0.92%) RSA SecurID
16 5 (0.77%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 538 (82.52%) Windows
2 457 (70.09%) Windows Server
3 247 (37.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 217 (33.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 162 (24.85%) Linux
6 81 (12.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 66 (10.12%) Windows 7
8 48 (7.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 39 (5.98%) Unix
10 27 (4.14%) Windows 10
11 23 (3.53%) Windows 8
12 10 (1.53%) CentOS
13 6 (0.92%) Mac OS
13 6 (0.92%) Windows XP
14 5 (0.77%) Android
14 5 (0.77%) Debian
14 5 (0.77%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.61%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.61%) Solaris
16 3 (0.46%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (16.56%) ITIL
2 57 (8.74%) Disaster Recovery
3 52 (7.98%) Migration
4 32 (4.91%) Project Management
5 31 (4.75%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (4.75%) Data Protection
5 31 (4.75%) Information Security
6 24 (3.68%) Customer Requirements
7 23 (3.53%) Mentoring
8 22 (3.37%) Problem Management
9 20 (3.07%) Change Management
9 20 (3.07%) Configuration Management
9 20 (3.07%) DevOps
9 20 (3.07%) Server Building
9 20 (3.07%) Server Virtualisation
10 19 (2.91%) High Availability
11 18 (2.76%) Incident Management
11 18 (2.76%) Web Operations
12 17 (2.61%) Application Packaging
12 17 (2.61%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 143 (21.93%) PowerShell
2 83 (12.73%) SQL
3 31 (4.75%) Bash Shell
4 30 (4.60%) Java
5 27 (4.14%) Python
6 24 (3.68%) C
6 24 (3.68%) Perl
7 12 (1.84%) C#
7 12 (1.84%) VBScript
8 10 (1.53%) JavaScript
8 10 (1.53%) VB
9 8 (1.23%) C++
9 8 (1.23%) Ruby
9 8 (1.23%) Shell Script
10 5 (0.77%) VBA
11 3 (0.46%) Go
11 3 (0.46%) PHP
11 3 (0.46%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.31%) BeanShell
12 2 (0.31%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 151 (23.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 131 (20.09%) MCSE
3 68 (10.43%) MCSA
4 51 (7.82%) Degree
5 45 (6.90%) MCITP
6 43 (6.60%) MCP
7 36 (5.52%) CCNA
7 36 (5.52%) Cisco Certification
8 31 (4.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 21 (3.22%) DBS Check
10 17 (2.61%) Security Cleared
11 15 (2.30%) SC Cleared
12 11 (1.69%) CCA
12 11 (1.69%) Citrix Certification
13 9 (1.38%) CCNP
14 5 (0.77%) HND
15 3 (0.46%) GNVQ
15 3 (0.46%) HNC
16 2 (0.31%) MCTS
16 2 (0.31%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (5.06%) SLA
2 7 (1.07%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.92%) QA
4 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 334 (51.23%) Active Directory
2 213 (32.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 206 (31.60%) Hyper-V
4 43 (6.60%) vSphere
5 41 (6.29%) VMware ESXi
6 32 (4.91%) VMware ESX
6 32 (4.91%) VMware Server
7 30 (4.60%) XenApp
8 21 (3.22%) XenDesktop
9 18 (2.76%) Oracle RAC
9 18 (2.76%) Terminal Services
10 13 (1.99%) VMware Workstation
11 12 (1.84%) Virtual Servers
11 12 (1.84%) XenServer
12 11 (1.69%) Firmware
13 10 (1.53%) Virtual Machines
14 9 (1.38%) Terminal Server
15 6 (0.92%) Docker
15 6 (0.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 6 (0.92%) Xen
Systems Management
1 131 (20.09%) SCCM
2 96 (14.72%) SCOM
3 25 (3.83%) Puppet
4 24 (3.68%) NetBackup
5 19 (2.91%) SCOrch
6 18 (2.76%) OpenAM
7 17 (2.61%) SCVMM
8 13 (1.99%) WSUS
9 12 (1.84%) Microsoft Clustering
9 12 (1.84%) Norton AntiVirus
10 10 (1.53%) Backup Exec
11 7 (1.07%) Ansible
11 7 (1.07%) FortiGate
11 7 (1.07%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 7 (1.07%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 7 (1.07%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 6 (0.92%) OpenView
12 6 (0.92%) ServiceCenter
13 5 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
14 4 (0.61%) cPanel
Vendors
1 354 (54.29%) VMware
2 339 (51.99%) Microsoft
3 137 (21.01%) Cisco
4 114 (17.48%) Citrix
5 80 (12.27%) HP
6 52 (7.98%) Red Hat
7 45 (6.90%) NetApp
8 38 (5.83%) Oracle
9 34 (5.21%) Dell
9 34 (5.21%) Symantec
10 19 (2.91%) EMC
10 19 (2.91%) Sun
11 17 (2.61%) CheckPoint
11 17 (2.61%) CommVault
12 16 (2.45%) Veeam
13 15 (2.30%) Avaya
14 14 (2.15%) SolarWinds
15 12 (1.84%) Kaspersky
15 12 (1.84%) SonicWALL
16 10 (1.53%) WatchGuard
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + 10% Pension + 15% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe
Think IT Recruitment Limted
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + Fully expensed car
Posted: 9 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Actavis UK Ltd
Salary: £35k - £40k + bonus + significant benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + overtime, benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Wymondham, Norfolk
Norfolk Constabulary
Salary: From £31,053 to £35,451 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Swindon
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + car+on call allow+o/t
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Mediatonic Games
Posted: 21 days ago