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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Support
Rank 71 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.41% 0.78% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.83% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £36,500 £31,908 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.39% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
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
677 483 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 91.49% 93.79% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 572 395 567
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 2015, 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%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
3 5 (71.43%) vSphere
4 4 (57.14%) ITIL
4 4 (57.14%) MCITP
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (57.14%) MCSE
4 4 (57.14%) MCSA
5 3 (42.86%) Linux
5 3 (42.86%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (42.86%) XenApp
6 2 (28.57%) SAN
6 2 (28.57%) NetApp
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco
7 1 (14.29%) IBM
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 1 (14.29%) CCNA
7 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
7 1 (14.29%) HP
7 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (14.29%) COM
7 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
7 1 (14.29%) LAN
7 1 (14.29%) WAN
7 1 (14.29%) DHCP
7 1 (14.29%) DNS
7 1 (14.29%) Symantec

Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) COM
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) MCSE
1 4 (57.14%) MCSA
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (57.14%) MCITP
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) vSphere
2 3 (42.86%) XenApp
3 1 (14.29%) vCloud
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
1 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) NetApp
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Symantec