Re-ordering statuses in Jira Cloud can be time consuming as each manual up arrow click triggers a page reload.
To workaround this in Jira Server, administrators can re-order the statuses via database modification as per How to re-order statuses
Allow drag and drop in re-ordering statuses or add options like ordering by status category.
Go to: Admin > Issues > Statuses > [reorder the statuses]
Refer to Configuring statuses, resolutions, and priorities for more detail.