The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Support 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 in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Support
Rank 299 297 305
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 12 32 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.27% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.29% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 19 18
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,225 £25,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £68,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -
Server Support
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
9057 10869 11026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.92% 92.64% 93.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7822 9148 9769
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Server Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Server Support Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Server Support
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 across the City of London region.

Server Support Salary Trend in the City of London

Server Support
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Server Support across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Server Support Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Server Support 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 in their job title.

1 22 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 19 (55.88%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (32.35%) Windows
4 6 (17.65%) IIS
4 6 (17.65%) Banking
5 5 (14.71%) Retail
5 5 (14.71%) Retail Banking
5 5 (14.71%) WebSphere
5 5 (14.71%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 5 (14.71%) Apache
5 5 (14.71%) Tomcat
5 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
5 5 (14.71%) Linux
5 5 (14.71%) JBoss
5 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
5 5 (14.71%) WebSphere MQ
5 5 (14.71%) IBM
5 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
5 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
5 5 (14.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (14.71%) Mobile Banking
6 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (11.76%) Blackberry
6 4 (11.76%) Finance
6 4 (11.76%) VMware
7 3 (8.82%) Migration
7 3 (8.82%) Change Management

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Server Support 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 in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (17.65%) IIS
2 5 (14.71%) JBoss
2 5 (14.71%) Apache
2 5 (14.71%) Tomcat
2 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
2 5 (14.71%) WebSphere
3 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (8.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (5.88%) Lync
5 2 (5.88%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) SAN
2 1 (2.94%) Firewall
2 1 (2.94%) Network Security
2 1 (2.94%) DHCP
2 1 (2.94%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 19 (55.88%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (17.65%) Banking
2 5 (14.71%) Retail
2 5 (14.71%) Retail Banking
3 4 (11.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) WebSphere MQ
1 5 (14.71%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (2.94%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Mobile Banking
2 4 (11.76%) Blackberry
3 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (8.82%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.94%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (2.94%) Derivative
4 1 (2.94%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (2.94%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Linux
2 5 (14.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (8.82%) Change Management
1 3 (8.82%) Migration
1 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
1 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
2 2 (5.88%) ITIL
2 2 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (2.94%) MOF
3 1 (2.94%) Service Management
3 1 (2.94%) Project Planning
3 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) C#
1 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.94%) C++
2 1 (2.94%) Java
2 1 (2.94%) Perl
2 1 (2.94%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.82%) vSphere
4 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) SCOM
2 1 (2.94%) SCSM
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) IBM
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
1 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
2 4 (11.76%) VMware
3 3 (8.82%) Isilon
3 3 (8.82%) NetApp
3 3 (8.82%) HP
3 3 (8.82%) EMC
4 2 (5.88%) Citrix
5 1 (2.94%) Reuters
5 1 (2.94%) Bloomberg
5 1 (2.94%) Intel
5 1 (2.94%) FactSet