The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Support
Rank 64 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.50% - 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% - 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £34,000 - £28,250
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.07%
Server Support
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry 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
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
577 490 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 95.85% 95.52% 93.90%
Number of salaries quoted 494 382 412
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Server Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Server Support Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Server Support
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Server Support Salary Trend in Coventry

Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) SAN
3 5 (71.43%) HP
3 5 (71.43%) SCCM
3 5 (71.43%) SCOM
4 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (42.86%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (42.86%) Finjan
5 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (42.86%) Intranet
5 3 (42.86%) Internet
5 3 (42.86%) MAILsweeper
5 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 3 (42.86%) IIS
5 3 (42.86%) .NET
5 3 (42.86%) Web Services
5 3 (42.86%) XML
5 3 (42.86%) ITIL
5 3 (42.86%) LAN

Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (42.86%) IIS
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) SAN
2 3 (42.86%) Intranet
2 3 (42.86%) Internet
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
1 3 (42.86%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) COM
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (42.86%) MCSE
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) MCP
3 1 (14.29%) MCITP
3 1 (14.29%) MCSA
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Terminal Server
3 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 1 (14.29%) vSphere
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) SCCM
1 5 (71.43%) SCOM
2 3 (42.86%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (42.86%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
3 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
3 5 (71.43%) HP
4 3 (42.86%) Finjan
4 3 (42.86%) EMC
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) CommVault
5 1 (14.29%) Symantec
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) IBM
5 1 (14.29%) NetApp