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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Support
Rank 133 127 129
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 1 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.054% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.15% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £27,000 £29,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.89% +5.45%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £30,500 £29,900
% change year-on-year
+4.91% +2.00%
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
1788 1993 1965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.49% 97.55% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1563 1671 1594
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) Windows XP
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 8
2 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
3 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 3 (42.86%) XenServer
3 3 (42.86%) DHCP
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Apple
4 2 (28.57%) Aruba
4 2 (28.57%) Time Management
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) DBS Check
4 2 (28.57%) Meru Networks
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Software Distribution
5 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 1 (14.29%) ThinApp
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
5 1 (14.29%) SCCM
5 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop

Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (14.29%) GroupWise
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DHCP
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 8
2 4 (57.14%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) DBS Check
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
1 3 (42.86%) XenServer
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
3 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Apple
2 2 (28.57%) Aruba
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Meru Networks
3 1 (14.29%) Altiris
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Lotus
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft