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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Administrator
Rank 310 326 296
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Administrator 6 5 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.053% 0.042% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.045% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 39
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £56,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -15.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,100 £37,500 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
10586 11026 12043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.93% 93.10% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8925 9669 11044
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 23 September 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 23 September 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 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (44.44%) Finance
3 8 (44.44%) Clustering
3 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 8 (44.44%) Windows
4 7 (38.89%) SQL
4 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (33.33%) VMware
5 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 6 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (22.22%) Replication
7 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
8 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
8 3 (16.67%) Citrix
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (16.67%) ITIL
8 3 (16.67%) PRINCE
8 3 (16.67%) Banking
8 3 (16.67%) SCOM
8 3 (16.67%) Investment Management
8 3 (16.67%) vSphere

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DHCP
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) SSL
1 1 (5.56%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
6 2 (11.11%) OLAP
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Clustering
2 4 (22.22%) Replication
3 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (16.67%) PRINCE
3 3 (16.67%) Investment Management
3 3 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Kanban
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (11.11%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
3 2 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) MCSA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 3 (16.67%) vSphere
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCOM
2 1 (5.56%) Data Guard
2 1 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) Citrix
4 2 (11.11%) CommVault
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle
4 2 (11.11%) Sybase
5 1 (5.56%) Veeam