The first table below looks at the demand for the Server Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Support
Rank 107 82 96
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 8 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.48% 0.091% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.095% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £32,500 £20,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.53% -41.42%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-10.44% +3.07%
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1596 1052 1353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.51% 95.55% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1024 614 1021
Average salary £42,250 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Server Support
Scotland

Server Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Server Support Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Server Support
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Server Support Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (92.86%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) Citrix
2 12 (85.71%) VMware
3 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (78.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (78.57%) MCSE
3 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
4 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 10 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (64.29%) Clustering
5 9 (64.29%) MCITP
5 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
6 8 (57.14%) DNS
6 8 (57.14%) Finance
7 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
8 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (14.29%) SAN
8 2 (14.29%) ITIL
8 2 (14.29%) MCP
8 2 (14.29%) Firewall
8 2 (14.29%) XenApp
8 2 (14.29%) XenServer
9 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
9 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
9 1 (7.14%) vSphere
9 1 (7.14%) F5
9 1 (7.14%) Nimsoft
9 1 (7.14%) Spiceworks
9 1 (7.14%) Change Control

Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) BIG-IP
3 1 (7.14%) NAS
3 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
3 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) WLAN
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) Service Management
2 1 (7.14%) Change Management
2 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.14%) Security Management
2 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.14%) Wealth Management
2 1 (7.14%) Change Control
2 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) MCSE
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (64.29%) MCITP
3 2 (14.29%) MCP
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) MCSA
4 1 (7.14%) CCNP
4 1 (7.14%) CCA
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
1 10 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
3 2 (14.29%) XenApp
3 2 (14.29%) XenServer
4 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
4 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
1 1 (7.14%) SCOM
1 1 (7.14%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Citrix
1 12 (85.71%) VMware
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) EMC
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.14%) F5
3 1 (7.14%) Nimsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Spiceworks
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
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