The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Support Engineer 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 Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Support Engineer
Rank 299 321 337
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support Engineer 13 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.051% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.054% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 2
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £42,500 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £70,000 £41,600
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.34% -3.07%
Server Support Engineer
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
10693 11039 12092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.73% 93.17% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9010 9695 11083
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 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

Server Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Server Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Server Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Server Support Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Server Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Server Support Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

Server Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Server Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Server Support Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
3 9 (56.25%) Cisco
3 9 (56.25%) VMware
4 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (50.00%) CCNA
4 8 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (37.50%) ITIL
5 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 6 (37.50%) MCITP
6 5 (31.25%) VLAN
6 5 (31.25%) Firewall
6 5 (31.25%) Finance
6 5 (31.25%) Programme Management
6 5 (31.25%) MCSE
6 5 (31.25%) Web Services
6 5 (31.25%) Symantec
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (25.00%) SAN
7 4 (25.00%) SQL
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (18.75%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (18.75%) Application Packaging

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

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Server Support Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
1 3 (18.75%) Node.js
2 2 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) Advent Moxy
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (18.75%) PaaS
2 3 (18.75%) Jelastic
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Firewall
1 5 (31.25%) VLAN
2 4 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (12.50%) DHCP
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (6.25%) LAN
4 1 (6.25%) VoIP
4 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
2 3 (18.75%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Web Services
2 3 (18.75%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (12.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
4 3 (18.75%) Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000
5 1 (6.25%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Programme Management
3 2 (12.50%) Benchmarking
3 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Time Management
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) Python
2 3 (18.75%) Ruby
2 3 (18.75%) C
2 3 (18.75%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (50.00%) CCNA
2 6 (37.50%) MCITP
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (31.25%) MCSE
4 3 (18.75%) JNCIA
5 1 (6.25%) MCTS
5 1 (6.25%) CCA
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
3 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) SCCM
1 3 (18.75%) SCOM
1 3 (18.75%) Plesk
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 9 (56.25%) Cisco
2 9 (56.25%) VMware
3 5 (31.25%) Symantec
4 3 (18.75%) HP
4 3 (18.75%) EMC
5 2 (12.50%) Citrix
6 1 (6.25%) Advent