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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Support
Rank 230 242 228
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 23 29 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.32% 0.37% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.39% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 23
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,000 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,750 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +0.79%
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 of England 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 of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6787 7510 6865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.13% 96.27% 95.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5757 6173 5888
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Server Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Server Support Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Server Support
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Server Support Salary Trend in the East of England

Server Support
Salary Histogram in the East of England

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

Server Support Salary Histogram in the East of England

Server Support
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
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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
Bedfordshire -3 6 £30,000 -14.28%
Suffolk - 6 £27,500 -
Essex - 5 - -
Cambridgeshire +13 4 £45,000 +21.62%
Hertfordshire -13 1 £32,500 -4.41%
Norfolk - 1 £23,000 -
Server Support
England

Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 65 (94.20%) Windows
2 44 (63.77%) VMware
3 39 (56.52%) Citrix
4 38 (55.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (40.58%) Active Directory
7 23 (33.33%) SLA
7 23 (33.33%) ITIL
8 20 (28.99%) Microsoft
9 15 (21.74%) Linux
10 13 (18.84%) DNS
11 12 (17.39%) MS Excel
11 12 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (17.39%) Security Patching
12 11 (15.94%) SolarWinds
12 11 (15.94%) CMDB
12 11 (15.94%) Finance
12 11 (15.94%) Change Management
12 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (15.94%) DHCP
12 11 (15.94%) LDAP
13 10 (14.49%) MS Office
14 9 (13.04%) MS Exchange
14 9 (13.04%) WAN
14 9 (13.04%) LAN
14 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
15 8 (11.59%) Exchange Server 2003
15 8 (11.59%) SQL Server

Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 9 (13.04%) MS Exchange
1 9 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (11.59%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (10.14%) Lync
4 5 (7.25%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 10 (14.49%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.84%) DNS
2 11 (15.94%) LDAP
2 11 (15.94%) DHCP
3 9 (13.04%) WAN
3 9 (13.04%) LAN
4 7 (10.14%) SAN
5 2 (2.90%) VPN
6 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.45%) PBX
6 1 (1.45%) VoIP
6 1 (1.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.59%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.90%) OLAP
2 2 (2.90%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 11 (15.94%) Finance
2 6 (8.70%) Back Office
2 6 (8.70%) Retail
3 4 (5.80%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.94%) CMDB
2 4 (5.80%) Fat Client
2 4 (5.80%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.45%) Replication
3 1 (1.45%) Clustering
3 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 65 (94.20%) Windows
2 38 (55.07%) Windows Server 2012
3 33 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (21.74%) Linux
5 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.35%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.90%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.33%) ITIL
2 12 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (17.39%) Security Patching
3 11 (15.94%) Change Management
4 2 (2.90%) ETL
4 2 (2.90%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (2.90%) Migration
4 2 (2.90%) Scrum
4 2 (2.90%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (2.90%) CRM
4 2 (2.90%) E-Commerce
5 1 (1.45%) ERP
5 1 (1.45%) Change Control
5 1 (1.45%) Mentoring
5 1 (1.45%) Coaching
5 1 (1.45%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.25%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.90%) SQL
2 2 (2.90%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.70%) MCSA
2 6 (8.70%) SC Cleared
2 6 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.25%) MCSE
3 5 (7.25%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (7.25%) MCITP
4 1 (1.45%) Degree
4 1 (1.45%) MCP
4 1 (1.45%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (33.33%) SLA
2 2 (2.90%) QA
System Software
1 28 (40.58%) Active Directory
2 12 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.70%) XenApp
3 6 (8.70%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.90%) Xen
5 1 (1.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (63.77%) VMware
2 39 (56.52%) Citrix
3 20 (28.99%) Microsoft
4 11 (15.94%) SolarWinds
5 7 (10.14%) 3PAR
5 7 (10.14%) HP
5 7 (10.14%) Veeam
6 4 (5.80%) Cisco
7 3 (4.35%) Mercator
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle