The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Server Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Server Engineer
England / West Midlands
Rank 198 195 196
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 15 22 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.31% 0.43% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.45% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 20
Median salary £34,750 £25,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.27% -21.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £24,000 £27,815
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,875 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-0.35% -5.40%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4754 4927 4840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.44% 96.53% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3776 4115 4242
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Server Engineer in the job title.

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Server Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Server Engineer across the West Midlands region.

Server Engineer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Server Engineer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Server Engineer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Server Engineer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Server Engineer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 January 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
West Bromwich - 6 £39,250 -
Birmingham -2 3 £34,875 -3.40%
Warwickshire - 3 £29,000 -
Solihull -11 2 - -
Coventry +6 1 £30,000 +20.00%
Server Engineer
England

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (85.00%) Windows
1 17 (85.00%) VMware
1 17 (85.00%) Windows Server
2 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (40.00%) SAN
6 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (35.00%) Cisco
6 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
6 7 (35.00%) MCSE
6 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (30.00%) Project Management
7 6 (30.00%) MCITP
8 5 (25.00%) Firewall
8 5 (25.00%) SQL
8 5 (25.00%) LAN
8 5 (25.00%) WAN
8 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (25.00%) VLAN
9 4 (20.00%) DNS
9 4 (20.00%) CCNA
9 4 (20.00%) NetApp
9 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (15.00%) EPoS
10 3 (15.00%) DHCP
10 3 (15.00%) Java
10 3 (15.00%) ITIL

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (10.00%) Apache
1 2 (10.00%) GlassFish
1 2 (10.00%) JBoss
1 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Office 365
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) SAN
2 5 (25.00%) Firewall
2 5 (25.00%) LAN
2 5 (25.00%) VLAN
2 5 (25.00%) WAN
3 4 (20.00%) DNS
4 3 (15.00%) DHCP
5 2 (10.00%) NAS
6 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.00%) Big Data
3 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.00%) Back Office
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) HornetQ
2 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (5.00%) J2EE
2 1 (5.00%) RESTful
2 1 (5.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) EPoS
2 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Windows
1 17 (85.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Unix
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (10.00%) Server Patching
4 1 (5.00%) Change Management
4 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.00%) DevOps
4 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (5.00%) Low Latency
4 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.00%) Microservices
4 1 (5.00%) Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Operations Management
4 1 (5.00%) Patch Management
4 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.00%) Remediation Plan
4 1 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) Java
3 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (10.00%) PHP
3 2 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) MCSE
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (30.00%) MCITP
3 4 (20.00%) CCNA
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (10.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Puppet
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) SCOM
2 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) VMware
2 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (35.00%) Cisco
4 4 (20.00%) NetApp
5 2 (10.00%) HP
5 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.00%) Dell
6 1 (5.00%) EMC
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle