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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Administrator
Rank 312 325 322
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Administrator 6 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.057% 0.080% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.087% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 10
Average salary £71,250 £55,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.54% +25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £42,350 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
9724 11522 11194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.57% 92.46% 93.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8361 9663 9804
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 July 2015.

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 28 July 2015, 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 20 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 19 (86.36%) SQL
3 14 (63.64%) T-SQL
3 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 12 (54.55%) Replication
5 10 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (36.36%) Clustering
7 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (31.82%) ITIL
8 7 (31.82%) Windows
8 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (27.27%) Database Security
9 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (27.27%) Finance
10 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (22.73%) IBM
10 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
10 5 (22.73%) ETL
10 5 (22.73%) MCITP
10 5 (22.73%) Database Mirroring
11 4 (18.18%) High Availability
11 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
11 4 (18.18%) Performance Analysis
11 4 (18.18%) Kindle

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) SAN
1 1 (4.55%) LAN
1 1 (4.55%) WAN
1 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 10 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
6 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (4.55%) DTS
8 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.55%) MSTest
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Banking
3 3 (13.64%) Electronics
3 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
3 3 (13.64%) Marketing
4 2 (9.09%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Replication
2 8 (36.36%) Clustering
3 4 (18.18%) Kindle
4 3 (13.64%) DTV
5 2 (9.09%) Statistics
6 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
6 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
6 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Linux
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (31.82%) ITIL
3 6 (27.27%) Database Security
4 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (22.73%) ETL
4 5 (22.73%) Database Mirroring
5 4 (18.18%) High Availability
5 4 (18.18%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (18.18%) Data Management
5 4 (18.18%) Scrum
6 3 (13.64%) Programme Management
6 3 (13.64%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (13.64%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.09%) Server Monitoring
7 2 (9.09%) Kanban
7 2 (9.09%) Migration
8 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) SQL
2 14 (63.64%) T-SQL
3 4 (18.18%) C
4 3 (13.64%) Java
5 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (22.73%) MCITP
3 4 (18.18%) OCP
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (18.18%) IBM Certification
4 3 (13.64%) MCTS
5 2 (9.09%) MCSE
5 2 (9.09%) MCDBA
6 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (4.55%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Server
3 1 (4.55%) XenApp
3 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Tivoli
1 1 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (4.55%) SCOM
1 1 (4.55%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) IBM
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle
4 3 (13.64%) VMware
4 3 (13.64%) SAP
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco
5 1 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix
5 1 (4.55%) 3PAR
5 1 (4.55%) Red Gate
5 1 (4.55%) WorldPay