The first table below looks at the demand for the Server Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Specialist
Rank 327 316 327
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Specialist 6 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.049% 0.083% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.089% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 2
Average salary £58,750 £56,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +26.11%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11351 11187 12238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.31% 93.16% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 9510 9796 11163
Average salary £52,500 £53,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.86% -2.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £78,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Server Specialist
London

Server Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Server Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Server Specialist
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Server Specialist Salary Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Server Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Clustering
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) SAN
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) IIS
3 3 (42.86%) DHCP
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 2 (28.57%) Change Control
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (28.57%) Application Packaging
4 2 (28.57%) WSUS
4 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
4 2 (28.57%) MSI
4 2 (28.57%) SCCM
4 2 (28.57%) Software Distribution

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Server Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
1 3 (42.86%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) NAS
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MSI
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
2 1 (14.29%) CMDB
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Change Control
1 2 (28.57%) Software Distribution
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) Benchmarking
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (14.29%) VCP5
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (28.57%) GPFS
4 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) WSUS
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
1 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) HP