The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Server Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Administrator
Rank 313 322 283
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Administrator 5 5 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.045% 0.042% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.045% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 37
Average salary £48,750 £50,000 £56,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -11.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £37,500 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £57,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.64% +13.33%
Server Administrator
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
10440 11106 11887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.14% 93.20% 94.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8854 9715 10915
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Server Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Server Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Server Administrator
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Server Administrator across the City of London region.

Server Administrator Salary Trend in the City of London

Server Administrator
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Server Administrator across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Server Administrator Salary Histogram in the City of London

Server Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Server Administrator 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 Administrator in their job title.

1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Finance
3 7 (43.75%) Clustering
3 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 6 (37.50%) VMware
4 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 5 (31.25%) SQL
6 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
7 3 (18.75%) Citrix
7 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
7 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (18.75%) ITIL
7 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (18.75%) PRINCE
7 3 (18.75%) SCOM
7 3 (18.75%) Investment Management
7 3 (18.75%) Banking
7 3 (18.75%) Replication
7 3 (18.75%) vSphere
7 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008

Server Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Server Administrator 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 Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DHCP
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) IPv4
1 1 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (6.25%) OLAP
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Clustering
2 3 (18.75%) Replication
3 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.25%) Android
3 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) PRINCE
2 3 (18.75%) Investment Management
3 2 (12.50%) Scrum
3 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) C#
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby
5 1 (6.25%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) MCSA
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
1 3 (18.75%) vSphere
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) SCOM
2 1 (6.25%) WSUS
2 1 (6.25%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) Citrix
4 2 (12.50%) CommVault
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle
4 2 (12.50%) Sybase
5 1 (6.25%) Veeam