The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Server Support in their job title over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Support
Rank 117 116 109
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 8 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.44% 0.25% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.27% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 3
Average salary £32,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +4.61%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Server Support
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1738 1509 1518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.60% 94.31% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1459 1323 1318
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Server Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Server Support Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Server Support
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Server Support Salary Trend in Bristol

Server Support
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Server Support 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 Support in their job title.

1 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
1 4 (50.00%) Banking
1 4 (50.00%) Retail
1 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 4 (50.00%) QA
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (25.00%) Coaching
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) Validation
2 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 2000
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) ISA Server

Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Server Support 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 Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
General
1 4 (50.00%) Banking
1 4 (50.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 2000
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Validation
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (25.00%) Coaching
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
1 4 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) ISA Server
2 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix