The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Support role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Support
Rank 164 174 162
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 10 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.28% 0.38% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.39% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 3
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -17.94%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
Server Support
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3472 3585 2924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.36% 96.24% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2867 3013 2507
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 £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Server Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Server Support Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Server Support
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Server Support Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Server Support
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Server Support across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Server Support Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Server Support
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Support within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -1 5 £35,000 +2.94%
Leicestershire +15 1 £36,000 +12.50%
Derbyshire - 1 £50,000 -
Server Support
England

Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 13 (59.09%) Linux
1 13 (59.09%) Hyper-V
2 12 (54.55%) Mentoring
2 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (50.00%) Apache
3 11 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 11 (50.00%) MySQL
4 10 (45.45%) Red Hat
5 9 (40.91%) VMware
5 9 (40.91%) Java
5 9 (40.91%) Servlets
5 9 (40.91%) E-Commerce
5 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
5 9 (40.91%) Relational Database
5 9 (40.91%) hybris
5 9 (40.91%) CentOS
5 9 (40.91%) Apache Solr
6 7 (31.82%) Citrix
7 6 (27.27%) HP
7 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (22.73%) SAN
8 5 (22.73%) Cisco
8 5 (22.73%) IBM
8 5 (22.73%) ITIL
8 5 (22.73%) SQL
9 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
9 4 (18.18%) Backup Exec
9 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (18.18%) VMware ESXi

Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 11 (50.00%) Apache
1 11 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 9 (40.91%) Apache Solr
3 3 (13.64%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
4 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.55%) IIS
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) SAN
2 3 (13.64%) iSCSI
2 3 (13.64%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (13.64%) LAN
2 3 (13.64%) WAN
3 1 (4.55%) DHCP
3 1 (4.55%) VPN
3 1 (4.55%) DNS
3 1 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) MySQL
2 9 (40.91%) Relational Database
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (13.64%) French Language
1 3 (13.64%) German Language
1 3 (13.64%) Italian Language
1 3 (13.64%) Spanish Language
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) Servlets
2 1 (4.55%) Middleware
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Linux
2 12 (54.55%) Windows
3 9 (40.91%) CentOS
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Disaster Recovery
1 12 (54.55%) Mentoring
2 9 (40.91%) E-Commerce
3 5 (22.73%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.55%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) Java
2 5 (22.73%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) CCNA
1 1 (4.55%) CISSP
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.55%) Security+ Certification
1 1 (4.55%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (59.09%) Hyper-V
2 4 (18.18%) XenServer
2 4 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (13.64%) vSphere
4 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Backup Exec
2 3 (13.64%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.55%) SCCM
3 1 (4.55%) SCOM
3 1 (4.55%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Red Hat
2 9 (40.91%) VMware
2 9 (40.91%) hybris
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
3 7 (31.82%) Citrix
4 6 (27.27%) HP
5 5 (22.73%) Cisco
5 5 (22.73%) IBM
6 3 (13.64%) Sun
6 3 (13.64%) Dell
6 3 (13.64%) Veeam
7 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.55%) F5
7 1 (4.55%) CommVault