The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Engineer
Rank 203 190 198
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 21 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.38% 0.17% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.18% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 8
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +26.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £26,975
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £32,550
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +1.53%
Server Engineer
England

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
5315 5098 4599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.49% 95.13% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4440 4342 3924
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

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 18 September 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
Birmingham +12 13 £28,728 +17.25% 1
Coventry -4 5 £34,000 -2.85%
Solihull - 2 £32,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 £25,000 - 1
Server Engineer
England

Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 26 (89.66%) Windows
2 24 (82.76%) VMware
3 20 (68.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (48.28%) SCCM
4 14 (48.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (44.83%) DNS
5 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
6 12 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (37.93%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (37.93%) ITIL
8 10 (34.48%) SQL
8 10 (34.48%) HP
8 10 (34.48%) MS Exchange
8 10 (34.48%) DHCP
8 10 (34.48%) TCP/IP
8 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (31.03%) Citrix
9 9 (31.03%) SAN
9 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
9 9 (31.03%) Windows 7
9 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
10 8 (27.59%) Symantec
10 8 (27.59%) SolarWinds
11 7 (24.14%) EMC
11 7 (24.14%) IIS
11 7 (24.14%) MCSE
11 7 (24.14%) Finance
12 6 (20.69%) NetBackup
12 6 (20.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 10 (34.48%) MS Exchange
2 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (24.14%) IIS
4 3 (10.34%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (10.34%) CMS
4 3 (10.34%) EPiServer CMS
5 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
5 2 (6.90%) Apache
5 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (10.34%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (44.83%) DNS
2 10 (34.48%) DHCP
2 10 (34.48%) TCP/IP
3 9 (31.03%) SAN
4 5 (17.24%) Intranet
4 5 (17.24%) Internet
4 5 (17.24%) LAN
4 5 (17.24%) WAN
4 5 (17.24%) Firewall
5 3 (10.34%) VLAN
6 1 (3.45%) LDAP
6 1 (3.45%) VoIP
6 1 (3.45%) VPN
6 1 (3.45%) FTP
6 1 (3.45%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) DB2
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) Web Services
1 4 (13.79%) XML
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
2 2 (6.90%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Clustering
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.45%) CMDB
3 1 (3.45%) Replication
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 26 (89.66%) Windows
2 20 (68.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (48.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (31.03%) Windows 7
6 4 (13.79%) Linux
7 3 (10.34%) Solaris
8 1 (3.45%) AIX
8 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) ITIL
2 6 (20.69%) Configuration Management
3 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
4 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
4 3 (10.34%) Supply Chain Management
4 3 (10.34%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (6.90%) OOP
5 2 (6.90%) OO
6 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.45%) Change Control
6 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.45%) Change Management
6 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) C++
2 3 (10.34%) Java
3 2 (6.90%) Ruby
3 2 (6.90%) C
4 1 (3.45%) C#
4 1 (3.45%) VBScript
4 1 (3.45%) VB
4 1 (3.45%) Perl
4 1 (3.45%) PHP
4 1 (3.45%) Python
4 1 (3.45%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (24.14%) MCSE
3 6 (20.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (20.69%) MCSA
4 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.45%) MCP
5 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
2 12 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
4 4 (13.79%) VMware Server
4 4 (13.79%) Terminal Server
5 2 (6.90%) XenApp
5 2 (6.90%) vSphere
6 1 (3.45%) NFS
6 1 (3.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (3.45%) UAG
6 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.45%) DFS Replication
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (48.28%) SCCM
2 6 (20.69%) NetBackup
3 4 (13.79%) SCOM
3 4 (13.79%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (13.79%) MAILsweeper
4 3 (10.34%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (10.34%) Backup Exec
5 1 (3.45%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 24 (82.76%) VMware
2 10 (34.48%) HP
3 9 (31.03%) Citrix
4 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
4 8 (27.59%) Symantec
4 8 (27.59%) SolarWinds
5 7 (24.14%) EMC
6 4 (13.79%) Finjan
6 4 (13.79%) CommVault
7 3 (10.34%) EPiServer
8 2 (6.90%) JBoss
9 1 (3.45%) Oracle
9 1 (3.45%) Cisco
9 1 (3.45%) Acronis
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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