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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Support
Rank 221 230 246
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 31 38 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.42% 0.48% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.50% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 21 33 18
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 £27,500 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,250 £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -
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
7044 7641 7237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.82% 95.82% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5895 6366 6193
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 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 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 3 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
Cambridgeshire +13 10 £45,000 +28.57%
Essex +2 7 - -
Suffolk - 5 £27,500 -
Bedfordshire -6 4 £30,000 -14.28%
Hertfordshire -12 4 £37,500 +10.29%
Norfolk - 1 £23,000 -
Server Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 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 83 (95.40%) Windows
2 58 (66.67%) VMware
3 49 (56.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 48 (55.17%) Citrix
5 46 (52.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 43 (49.43%) Active Directory
7 29 (33.33%) SLA
8 27 (31.03%) Microsoft
9 24 (27.59%) ITIL
10 21 (24.14%) MS Excel
11 19 (21.84%) Disaster Recovery
12 16 (18.39%) MS Exchange
12 16 (18.39%) Exchange Server 2010
13 15 (17.24%) Linux
13 15 (17.24%) MS Office
13 15 (17.24%) SQL Server
14 14 (16.09%) Microsoft Certification
14 14 (16.09%) DNS
14 14 (16.09%) Exchange Server 2003
15 13 (14.94%) VMware Infrastructure
15 13 (14.94%) Security Patching
16 12 (13.79%) SAN
16 12 (13.79%) Change Management
16 12 (13.79%) DHCP
16 12 (13.79%) LDAP
16 12 (13.79%) CMDB
16 12 (13.79%) SolarWinds
17 11 (12.64%) MCSA
17 11 (12.64%) Windows Server 2003
18 10 (11.49%) MCSE

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

For the 6 months to 3 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 16 (18.39%) MS Exchange
1 16 (18.39%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (16.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (11.49%) SharePoint
4 7 (8.05%) Lync
5 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 21 (24.14%) MS Excel
2 15 (17.24%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.09%) DNS
2 12 (13.79%) SAN
2 12 (13.79%) LDAP
2 12 (13.79%) DHCP
3 9 (10.34%) LAN
3 9 (10.34%) WAN
4 5 (5.75%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (2.30%) VPN
6 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.15%) Internet
6 1 (1.15%) Firewall
6 1 (1.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.30%) OLAP
3 2 (2.30%) Data Mining
3 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 9 (10.34%) Finance
2 6 (6.90%) Publishing
3 4 (4.60%) Retail
3 4 (4.60%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.79%) CMDB
2 6 (6.90%) Replication
3 5 (5.75%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.60%) Thin Client
4 4 (4.60%) Fat Client
5 3 (3.45%) Clustering
6 1 (1.15%) Social Network
6 1 (1.15%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 83 (95.40%) Windows
2 49 (56.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 46 (52.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (17.24%) Linux
5 11 (12.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (4.60%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.30%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.15%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.59%) ITIL
2 19 (21.84%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (14.94%) Security Patching
4 12 (13.79%) Change Management
5 4 (4.60%) Migration
6 3 (3.45%) ERP
7 2 (2.30%) ETL
7 2 (2.30%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.30%) CRM
7 2 (2.30%) E-Commerce
7 2 (2.30%) Scrum
7 2 (2.30%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.30%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.15%) Change Control
8 1 (1.15%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.15%) Coaching
8 1 (1.15%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.49%) PowerShell
2 7 (8.05%) SQL
3 2 (2.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (16.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (12.64%) MCSA
3 10 (11.49%) MCSE
4 5 (5.75%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (5.75%) MCITP
5 4 (4.60%) SC Cleared
5 4 (4.60%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (3.45%) CCNP
6 3 (3.45%) CCNA
7 1 (1.15%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.15%) Degree
7 1 (1.15%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (33.33%) SLA
2 2 (2.30%) QA
System Software
1 43 (49.43%) Active Directory
2 13 (14.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.90%) XenApp
3 6 (6.90%) XenDesktop
4 5 (5.75%) vSphere
5 2 (2.30%) Xen
6 1 (1.15%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (11.49%) SCCM
Vendors
1 58 (66.67%) VMware
2 48 (55.17%) Citrix
3 27 (31.03%) Microsoft
4 12 (13.79%) SolarWinds
5 9 (10.34%) Cisco
6 7 (8.05%) HP
6 7 (8.05%) 3PAR
6 7 (8.05%) Veeam
7 6 (6.90%) Oracle
8 5 (5.75%) CommVault
8 5 (5.75%) FalconStor
9 3 (3.45%) Mercator
10 1 (1.15%) BT
10 1 (1.15%) WatchGuard
10 1 (1.15%) Kaspersky