The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 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 advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Engineer
Rank 186 196 175
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 11 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.12% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.13% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 17
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,750 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £37,700
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4722 4767 4494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.49% 95.17% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3941 3993 3869
Average salary £40,000 £36,061 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.92% -1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Server Engineer
England

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 April 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 April 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
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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
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Birmingham +5 5 £29,000 -27.50%
Coventry - 3 £30,000 -
Solihull - 2 £37,500 -
Warwickshire +8 1 £30,000 -33.33%
Server Engineer
England

Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 19 (86.36%) Windows
1 19 (86.36%) Active Directory
2 18 (81.82%) VMware
3 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
4 10 (45.45%) Citrix
4 10 (45.45%) SCCM
5 9 (40.91%) MS Exchange
6 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
6 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
7 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
7 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (31.82%) SAN
8 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (22.73%) VMware ESX
8 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
8 5 (22.73%) SQL
8 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
8 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (22.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (18.18%) VMware Server
9 4 (18.18%) ITIL
9 4 (18.18%) IIS
9 4 (18.18%) MCSE
9 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (13.64%) Symantec
10 3 (13.64%) Intranet
10 3 (13.64%) Internet

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (40.91%) MS Exchange
2 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (18.18%) IIS
4 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (9.09%) EPiServer CMS
4 2 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 2 (9.09%) CMS
4 2 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (9.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) SAN
2 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
3 3 (13.64%) Intranet
3 3 (13.64%) Internet
3 3 (13.64%) LAN
3 3 (13.64%) WAN
4 2 (9.09%) VLAN
4 2 (9.09%) FTP
4 2 (9.09%) Firewall
5 1 (4.55%) DHCP
5 1 (4.55%) VoIP
5 1 (4.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
1 2 (9.09%) XML
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Clustering
1 2 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.55%) Replication
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) ITIL
1 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (13.64%) Security Management
2 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
2 3 (13.64%) Change Management
3 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 2 (9.09%) Supply Chain Management
3 2 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.55%) Service Management
4 1 (4.55%) Change Control
4 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) VBScript
2 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
1 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (22.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (18.18%) MCSE
4 3 (13.64%) MCITP
5 2 (9.09%) CCEE
5 2 (9.09%) CCIA
5 2 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (9.09%) MCP
6 1 (4.55%) MCSA
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (4.55%) CCNA
6 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 19 (86.36%) Active Directory
2 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (22.73%) VMware ESX
3 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
4 4 (18.18%) VMware Server
5 3 (13.64%) vSphere
6 2 (9.09%) NFS
6 2 (9.09%) Terminal Server
7 1 (4.55%) DFS Replication
7 1 (4.55%) XenApp
7 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
7 1 (4.55%) UAG
7 1 (4.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) SCCM
2 3 (13.64%) SCOM
3 2 (9.09%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (9.09%) Backup Exec
3 2 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (9.09%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (4.55%) ARCserve
4 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
4 1 (4.55%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (4.55%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) VMware
2 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
3 10 (45.45%) Citrix
4 3 (13.64%) Symantec
4 3 (13.64%) HP
5 2 (9.09%) Finjan
5 2 (9.09%) EPiServer
5 2 (9.09%) EMC
5 2 (9.09%) CommVault
6 1 (4.55%) McAfee
6 1 (4.55%) NetApp