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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Engineer
Rank 198 203 199
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Engineer 18 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.32% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.16% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 7
Average salary £31,000 £32,500 £31,748
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.61% +2.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,849
10% offered a salary of more than £34,650 £40,500 £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
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
5379 4933 4659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.32% 95.38% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4765 4220 4061
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

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
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 27 November 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
Coventry -6 8 £33,250 +2.30% 3
Halesowen - 4 £29,000 -
Warwickshire -1 3 £27,850 - 1
Birmingham -17 2 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Solihull - 1 £27,500 -
Server Engineer
England

Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 28 (80.00%) Windows
2 27 (77.14%) VMware
3 22 (62.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (54.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (54.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (42.86%) DNS
5 15 (42.86%) SAN
6 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
6 12 (34.29%) ITIL
7 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (31.43%) DHCP
8 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (25.71%) EMC
8 9 (25.71%) Windows 7
8 9 (25.71%) SCCM
9 8 (22.86%) SolarWinds
9 8 (22.86%) Linux
10 7 (20.00%) MCSE
10 7 (20.00%) Citrix
10 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 7 (20.00%) HP
11 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
11 6 (17.14%) LAN
11 6 (17.14%) WAN
11 6 (17.14%) Symantec
11 6 (17.14%) Configuration Management
11 6 (17.14%) SQL
11 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
12 5 (14.29%) NetBackup
12 5 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.43%) IIS
2 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.57%) EPiServer CMS
3 3 (8.57%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (8.57%) CMS
4 2 (5.71%) JBoss
4 2 (5.71%) Apache
4 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (8.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (42.86%) DNS
1 15 (42.86%) SAN
2 11 (31.43%) DHCP
3 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
3 6 (17.14%) LAN
3 6 (17.14%) WAN
4 4 (11.43%) Firewall
5 3 (8.57%) VLAN
6 2 (5.71%) VPN
7 1 (2.86%) Intranet
7 1 (2.86%) Internet
7 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.86%) SSH
7 1 (2.86%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) DB2
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) J2EE
2 1 (2.86%) Web Services
2 1 (2.86%) XML
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) CMDB
3 1 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (80.00%) Windows
2 22 (62.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (54.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (25.71%) Windows 7
4 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (22.86%) Linux
6 3 (8.57%) Solaris
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.86%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) ITIL
2 6 (17.14%) Configuration Management
3 5 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (8.57%) Supply Chain Management
4 3 (8.57%) Load Balancing
4 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
4 3 (8.57%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (5.71%) OOP
5 2 (5.71%) OO
6 1 (2.86%) Change Management
6 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) SQL
2 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.57%) C++
3 3 (8.57%) Java
4 2 (5.71%) C
4 2 (5.71%) Ruby
5 1 (2.86%) C#
5 1 (2.86%) Python
5 1 (2.86%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.86%) Perl
5 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (20.00%) MCSE
3 5 (14.29%) MCSA
4 2 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) MCP
5 1 (2.86%) CCA
5 1 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 19 (54.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
3 5 (14.29%) vSphere
4 4 (11.43%) VMware Server
4 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
5 3 (8.57%) vCloud
6 2 (5.71%) XenApp
7 1 (2.86%) Terminal Server
7 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (25.71%) SCCM
2 5 (14.29%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.86%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.86%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (2.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (77.14%) VMware
2 9 (25.71%) EMC
3 8 (22.86%) SolarWinds
4 7 (20.00%) Citrix
4 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (20.00%) HP
5 6 (17.14%) Symantec
6 4 (11.43%) Cisco
7 3 (8.57%) NetApp
7 3 (8.57%) EPiServer
8 1 (2.86%) Acronis
8 1 (2.86%) Finjan
8 1 (2.86%) CommVault
8 1 (2.86%) Oracle
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