The first table below looks at the demand for the Server Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Server Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Engineer
Rank 592 569 587
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 319 318 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.29% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.31% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 270 266 282
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -1.49%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110250 103018 111675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.44% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 90229 85711 95920
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Server Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 10 July 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 10 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -37 288 £40,000 +14.28% 24
London -45 116 £50,000 +3.09% 11
South East +4 89 £40,000 +17.64% 5
Berkshire +18 38 £42,000 +16.66% 1
City of London -15 31 £49,250 -6.19% 5
East of England -15 29 £35,000 +6.06%
Surrey +13 23 £33,500 -4.28% 1
Yorkshire -47 21 £29,900 -3.54%
Reading +14 18 £39,000 +4.00% 1
South West -2 15 £24,500 -2.00% 5
Scotland -22 15 £35,000 -3.44% 1
Hertfordshire - 13 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire -30 12 £31,500 +5.00%
South Wales +9 11 £35,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +6 11 £35,500 -13.93%
Cardiff +1 11 £35,000 -
Wales -3 11 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Wiltshire -6 10 £23,750 -5.00%
Slough - 10 £51,000 -
South Yorkshire +5 9 £29,900 -
Sheffield +3 9 £29,900 -
Hampshire -1 9 £46,250 +48.00% 3
Bedfordshire -10 9 £35,000 +20.68%
Chippenham -11 8 £23,000 -8.00%
West Midlands -15 8 £30,750 -18.00% 2
Leeds -38 8 £31,500 +5.00%
Bedford - 8 £35,000 -
Woking - 7 £33,500 -
Middlesex +15 6 £38,750 +3.33%
Cambridgeshire -3 6 £36,000 +5.88%

Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Server Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Server Engineer in their job title.

1 547 (82.88%) Windows
2 388 (58.79%) VMware
3 356 (53.94%) Active Directory
4 350 (53.03%) Microsoft
5 347 (52.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 240 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 218 (33.03%) VMware Infrastructure
8 210 (31.82%) MS Exchange
9 189 (28.64%) Citrix
10 186 (28.18%) SAN
11 165 (25.00%) SQL
12 163 (24.70%) SQL Server
13 162 (24.55%) Windows Server 2012
14 156 (23.64%) HP
15 155 (23.48%) DNS
16 140 (21.21%) MS Excel
17 136 (20.61%) Microsoft Certification
18 129 (19.55%) TCP/IP
18 129 (19.55%) Linux
19 123 (18.64%) Exchange Server 2010
20 114 (17.27%) DHCP
21 112 (16.97%) SCCM
22 110 (16.67%) IIS
23 109 (16.52%) Firewall
24 106 (16.06%) Hyper-V
25 105 (15.91%) MCSE
26 100 (15.15%) Finance
26 100 (15.15%) Cisco
27 98 (14.85%) Clustering
28 94 (14.24%) LAN

Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Server Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Server Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 210 (31.82%) MS Exchange
2 123 (18.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 110 (16.67%) IIS
4 83 (12.58%) Exchange Server 2007
5 74 (11.21%) SharePoint
6 67 (10.15%) Exchange Server 2003
7 48 (7.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 37 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2013
9 30 (4.55%) Lync
10 28 (4.24%) Apache
11 16 (2.42%) SharePoint Server
11 16 (2.42%) SharePoint 2010
12 15 (2.27%) WebSphere
12 15 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
13 13 (1.97%) Lotus Domino
14 10 (1.52%) Office Communications Server
15 6 (0.91%) Node.js
15 6 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
16 5 (0.76%) Tomcat
16 5 (0.76%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 140 (21.21%) MS Excel
2 56 (8.48%) MS Office
3 16 (2.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.30%) RMDS
2 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.27%) IaaS
2 12 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (1.36%) Office 365
4 7 (1.06%) GitHub
5 5 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (0.76%) SaaS
5 5 (0.76%) PaaS
6 3 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.45%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.45%) Jelastic
7 2 (0.30%) Route 53
7 2 (0.30%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 186 (28.18%) SAN
2 155 (23.48%) DNS
3 129 (19.55%) TCP/IP
4 114 (17.27%) DHCP
5 109 (16.52%) Firewall
6 94 (14.24%) LAN
7 91 (13.79%) WAN
8 60 (9.09%) VPN
9 43 (6.52%) NAS
10 24 (3.64%) Internet
11 19 (2.88%) VoIP
12 18 (2.73%) MPLS
12 18 (2.73%) Network Security
13 17 (2.58%) NetScaler
14 16 (2.42%) VLAN
14 16 (2.42%) HTTP
15 15 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
16 13 (1.97%) Wireless
17 11 (1.67%) Ethernet
17 11 (1.67%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (24.70%) SQL Server
2 43 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (3.79%) MySQL
4 22 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 20 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (1.52%) Oracle Database
6 10 (1.52%) Big Data
7 7 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (0.91%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (0.76%) Data Mining
9 5 (0.76%) NoSQL
10 4 (0.61%) DB2
11 3 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.45%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.30%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.30%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.30%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.15%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (1.06%) Jenkins
2 5 (0.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.30%) Subversion
3 2 (0.30%) Maven
3 2 (0.30%) WebLOAD
3 2 (0.30%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (0.30%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.15%) JIRA
4 1 (0.15%) MSI
General
1 100 (15.15%) Finance
2 19 (2.88%) Law
3 16 (2.42%) Banking
4 13 (1.97%) Games
4 13 (1.97%) Legal
5 9 (1.36%) Retail
6 8 (1.21%) Telecoms
7 6 (0.91%) Investment Banking
8 5 (0.76%) Electronics
8 5 (0.76%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.30%) Back Office
9 2 (0.30%) Advertising
10 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.15%) Front Office
10 1 (0.15%) Military
10 1 (0.15%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (3.48%) Web Services
2 21 (3.18%) .NET
3 11 (1.67%) XML
4 9 (1.36%) Application Packaging
5 8 (1.21%) WCF
5 8 (1.21%) WPF
6 7 (1.06%) Silverlight
6 7 (1.06%) Middleware
7 5 (0.76%) X-Windows
7 5 (0.76%) Lucene
8 4 (0.61%) LAMP
8 4 (0.61%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.30%) J2EE
9 2 (0.30%) Rendezvous
9 2 (0.30%) XMPP
9 2 (0.30%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.30%) REST
10 1 (0.15%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 1 (0.15%) Zend Framework
10 1 (0.15%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 98 (14.85%) Clustering
2 50 (7.58%) Blackberry
3 21 (3.18%) Replication
4 19 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (2.27%) Client/Server
6 13 (1.97%) SecurID
7 11 (1.67%) Thin Client
7 11 (1.67%) Fat Client
8 10 (1.52%) HACMP
8 10 (1.52%) CLARiiON
9 9 (1.36%) Open Source
9 9 (1.36%) Enterprise Storage
10 7 (1.06%) FlexPod
10 7 (1.06%) Hedge funds
10 7 (1.06%) Computer Science
10 7 (1.06%) Credit Risk
10 7 (1.06%) Market Risk
10 7 (1.06%) Firmware
11 6 (0.91%) Management Information System
11 6 (0.91%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 547 (82.88%) Windows
2 347 (52.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 240 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 162 (24.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 129 (19.55%) Linux
6 57 (8.64%) Windows 7
7 51 (7.73%) Windows XP
8 46 (6.97%) UNIX
9 38 (5.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 26 (3.94%) AIX
11 25 (3.79%) Windows Vista
12 21 (3.18%) Solaris
13 17 (2.58%) VMS
14 16 (2.42%) Windows 2000 Server
15 13 (1.97%) Windows Phone 8
15 13 (1.97%) Windows Phone
15 13 (1.97%) Android
16 12 (1.82%) SUSE
17 11 (1.67%) CentOS
18 10 (1.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (11.52%) ITIL
2 64 (9.70%) Change Management
3 60 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 30 (4.55%) Service Management
4 30 (4.55%) Change Control
5 29 (4.39%) Load Balancing
6 25 (3.79%) Service Delivery
7 24 (3.64%) Performance Tuning
8 23 (3.48%) Problem Management
8 23 (3.48%) Risk Management
8 23 (3.48%) Configuration Management
9 21 (3.18%) Project Management
10 20 (3.03%) Migration
10 20 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
11 19 (2.88%) Performance Monitoring
12 18 (2.73%) Time Management
13 16 (2.42%) Software Engineering
13 16 (2.42%) Data Security
14 14 (2.12%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (1.97%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 165 (25.00%) SQL
2 77 (11.67%) PowerShell
3 19 (2.88%) VBScript
4 18 (2.73%) Perl
4 18 (2.73%) PHP
5 15 (2.27%) Java
6 14 (2.12%) C#
7 12 (1.82%) VB
8 9 (1.36%) C++
8 9 (1.36%) JavaScript
8 9 (1.36%) T-SQL
9 8 (1.21%) Python
9 8 (1.21%) Ruby
10 6 (0.91%) C
11 3 (0.45%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.45%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.30%) Erlang
12 2 (0.30%) Scala
13 1 (0.15%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.15%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 136 (20.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 105 (15.91%) MCSE
3 78 (11.82%) Security Cleared
4 54 (8.18%) MCP
5 47 (7.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 46 (6.97%) Degree
7 45 (6.82%) SC Cleared
8 35 (5.30%) MCITP
9 25 (3.79%) CCNA
9 25 (3.79%) Citrix Certification
9 25 (3.79%) Cisco Certification
10 23 (3.48%) CCA
11 22 (3.33%) MCSA
12 18 (2.73%) DV Cleared
13 16 (2.42%) VCAP
14 12 (1.82%) MCSM
14 12 (1.82%) MCTS
15 11 (1.67%) CCAA
16 10 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
17 7 (1.06%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (6.36%) SLA
2 16 (2.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 16 (2.42%) PCI DSS
3 10 (1.52%) QA
4 3 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.15%) BS7799
System Software
1 356 (53.94%) Active Directory
2 218 (33.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 106 (16.06%) Hyper-V
4 73 (11.06%) XenApp
4 73 (11.06%) VMware ESX
5 68 (10.30%) vSphere
6 39 (5.91%) VMware ESXi
7 32 (4.85%) XenServer
8 26 (3.94%) ISA Server
9 22 (3.33%) XenDesktop
10 20 (3.03%) VMware Server
11 19 (2.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 17 (2.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 12 (1.82%) Terminal Services
13 12 (1.82%) KVM
14 9 (1.36%) Terminal Server
15 8 (1.21%) MetaFrame
16 7 (1.06%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
17 6 (0.91%) vCloud
18 4 (0.61%) Squid
Systems Management
1 112 (16.97%) SCCM
2 72 (10.91%) SCOM
3 50 (7.58%) WSUS
4 43 (6.52%) Backup Exec
5 42 (6.36%) NetBackup
6 27 (4.09%) EMC NetWorker
7 25 (3.79%) ARCserve
8 22 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
9 19 (2.88%) Puppet
10 18 (2.73%) Norton AntiVirus
11 13 (1.97%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 11 (1.67%) Tivoli
13 10 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
13 10 (1.52%) SCVMM
14 9 (1.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 8 (1.21%) HP SIM
16 7 (1.06%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
17 5 (0.76%) OPNET
17 5 (0.76%) SCOrch
18 4 (0.61%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 388 (58.79%) VMware
2 350 (53.03%) Microsoft
3 189 (28.64%) Citrix
4 156 (23.64%) HP
5 100 (15.15%) Cisco
6 74 (11.21%) Symantec
7 70 (10.61%) EMC
7 70 (10.61%) NetApp
8 52 (7.88%) IBM
9 48 (7.27%) Red Hat
10 44 (6.67%) Oracle
11 38 (5.76%) McAfee
12 31 (4.70%) Dell
13 26 (3.94%) F5
14 23 (3.48%) Veritas
15 16 (2.42%) Websense
16 14 (2.12%) Juniper
17 13 (1.97%) Clearswift
17 13 (1.97%) Lotus
18 12 (1.82%) CommVault
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Steria
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Steria
Salary: From £28,000 to £34,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hampshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Fareham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
Secure Virtual
Posted: Yesterday
London
Linux Recruit
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
England
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + OT, bonus, pension, health
Posted: 3 days ago
London
CMA
Salary: From £37,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50/55K + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £33,000 to £40,000 per annum + 10% bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
DP Connect
Salary: Extensive Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago