The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Server Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Administrator
Rank 716 701 569
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -132
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Administrator 152 202 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.19% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.20% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 135 162 245
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £30,100 £32,060
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.53%
Server Administrator
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97873 102079 98901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.81% 94.56% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 81046 83378 83612
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Server Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Server Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in England

Server Administrator
Salary Trend in England

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

Server Administrator Salary Trend in England

Server Administrator
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Server Administrator across the England region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Server Administrator Salary Histogram in England

Server Administrator
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Administrator within the England region over the 3 months to 1 April 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
London -2 56 £55,000 +4.76% 7
South East -14 39 £45,000 +1.12% 4
East of England +6 20 £52,500 +16.66% 3
North West +14 10 £40,750 +0.61% 1
West Midlands -25 10 £45,000 -5.26%
Yorkshire -26 9 £32,500 -7.14% 1
South West -26 8 £45,000 +23.28%
Server Administrator
UK

Server Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Server Administrator 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 Administrator in their job title.

1 255 (88.85%) SQL Server
2 217 (75.61%) SQL
3 151 (52.61%) Windows
4 137 (47.74%) Performance Tuning
5 127 (44.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 114 (39.72%) Replication
7 109 (37.98%) Microsoft
8 104 (36.24%) SQL Server 2008
9 99 (34.49%) SQL Server 2005
10 96 (33.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 90 (31.36%) T-SQL
12 85 (29.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 80 (27.87%) SQL Server 2012
14 76 (26.48%) MS Excel
15 60 (20.91%) Linux
16 57 (19.86%) Relational Database
17 56 (19.51%) Clustering
18 50 (17.42%) Windows Server 2008
19 49 (17.07%) RDBMS
20 46 (16.03%) Disaster Recovery
21 44 (15.33%) Database Mirroring
22 43 (14.98%) Finance
23 40 (13.94%) ITIL
23 40 (13.94%) Data Warehouse
24 38 (13.24%) VMware
25 37 (12.89%) Active Directory
26 36 (12.54%) MySQL
27 35 (12.20%) Migration
27 35 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
27 35 (12.20%) Database Security

Server Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Server Administrator 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 Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (9.06%) IIS
2 14 (4.88%) SharePoint
3 10 (3.48%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (2.09%) MS Exchange
5 5 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.70%) Apache
8 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 76 (26.48%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.70%) MS Office
2 2 (0.70%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.35%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 33 (11.50%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.09%) SaaS
2 3 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (11.15%) SAN
2 13 (4.53%) Firewall
3 11 (3.83%) DNS
4 7 (2.44%) tcpdump
4 7 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (2.44%) Wireshark
5 5 (1.74%) VPN
6 4 (1.39%) Internet
6 4 (1.39%) LAN
6 4 (1.39%) VoIP
6 4 (1.39%) WAN
7 3 (1.05%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.70%) DHCP
8 2 (0.70%) Network Security
8 2 (0.70%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.35%) NAS
9 1 (0.35%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.35%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.35%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 255 (88.85%) SQL Server
2 127 (44.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 104 (36.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 99 (34.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 96 (33.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 85 (29.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 80 (27.87%) SQL Server 2012
8 57 (19.86%) Relational Database
9 49 (17.07%) RDBMS
10 40 (13.94%) Data Warehouse
11 36 (12.54%) MySQL
12 24 (8.36%) DTS
13 23 (8.01%) SQL Server 2000
14 22 (7.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 15 (5.23%) PostgreSQL
16 12 (4.18%) Oracle Database
17 9 (3.14%) Oracle Database 10g
18 7 (2.44%) OLTP
18 7 (2.44%) Big Data
18 7 (2.44%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (3.48%) Visual Studio
2 9 (3.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.35%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.35%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 43 (14.98%) Finance
2 23 (8.01%) Banking
3 21 (7.32%) Marketing
4 7 (2.44%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.39%) Advertising
6 3 (1.05%) Games
6 3 (1.05%) Electronics
7 2 (0.70%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.70%) Retail
8 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.35%) Back Office
8 1 (0.35%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.88%) .NET
2 5 (1.74%) XML
3 4 (1.39%) Ajax
3 4 (1.39%) ASP.NET
3 4 (1.39%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.05%) MDX
4 3 (1.05%) Web Services
5 2 (0.70%) LAMP
6 1 (0.35%) Lucene
6 1 (0.35%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 1 (0.35%) COM
6 1 (0.35%) J2EE
6 1 (0.35%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 114 (39.72%) Replication
2 56 (19.51%) Clustering
3 22 (7.67%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.14%) Kindle
5 8 (2.79%) Open Source
6 6 (2.09%) Statistics
7 5 (1.74%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.05%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.05%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.70%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.70%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.70%) Social Network
9 2 (0.70%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.70%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.35%) iPad
10 1 (0.35%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.35%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.35%) iPhone
10 1 (0.35%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.35%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 151 (52.61%) Windows
2 60 (20.91%) Linux
3 50 (17.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (10.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 29 (10.10%) Solaris
7 27 (9.41%) UNIX
8 8 (2.79%) Android
9 7 (2.44%) Mac OS X
9 7 (2.44%) Apple iOS
9 7 (2.44%) CentOS
9 7 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (2.09%) Windows 7
10 6 (2.09%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.05%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.05%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.70%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (47.74%) Performance Tuning
2 46 (16.03%) Disaster Recovery
3 44 (15.33%) Database Mirroring
4 40 (13.94%) ITIL
5 35 (12.20%) Migration
5 35 (12.20%) Database Security
6 32 (11.15%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (10.80%) Business Intelligence
8 28 (9.76%) Time Management
9 23 (8.01%) Performance Monitoring
10 20 (6.97%) Capacity Planning
10 20 (6.97%) ETL
11 18 (6.27%) Scrum
12 15 (5.23%) Data Management
13 14 (4.88%) Data Modelling
13 14 (4.88%) Service Delivery
13 14 (4.88%) Change Management
13 14 (4.88%) Data Migration
14 11 (3.83%) Performance Improvement
15 10 (3.48%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 217 (75.61%) SQL
2 90 (31.36%) T-SQL
3 27 (9.41%) PL/SQL
4 24 (8.36%) PowerShell
5 11 (3.83%) VBScript
5 11 (3.83%) C
6 10 (3.48%) Perl
7 9 (3.14%) Python
8 8 (2.79%) Bash Shell
8 8 (2.79%) C#
9 7 (2.44%) C++
9 7 (2.44%) Lua
9 7 (2.44%) Objective-C
10 3 (1.05%) Java
11 1 (0.35%) VBA
11 1 (0.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 27 (9.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (5.92%) MCITP
3 15 (5.23%) Degree
4 9 (3.14%) IBM Certification
4 9 (3.14%) OCP
4 9 (3.14%) Oracle Certification
5 8 (2.79%) SC Cleared
5 8 (2.79%) Security Cleared
6 7 (2.44%) RHCSA
7 4 (1.39%) MCDBA
8 2 (0.70%) MCSE
9 1 (0.35%) MCSA
9 1 (0.35%) MCT
9 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.35%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.14%) ISO 9001
2 6 (2.09%) QA
3 4 (1.39%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.70%) SLA
5 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 37 (12.89%) Active Directory
2 30 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.48%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (2.44%) Terminal Server
5 6 (2.09%) vSphere
6 5 (1.74%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.05%) Docker
8 2 (0.70%) vCloud
8 2 (0.70%) XenApp
9 1 (0.35%) XenServer
9 1 (0.35%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.35%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.35%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.35%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (3.14%) Puppet
1 9 (3.14%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.39%) Tivoli
2 4 (1.39%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (1.39%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.05%) BladeLogic
3 3 (1.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (1.05%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.70%) SCCM
4 2 (0.70%) SCOM
4 2 (0.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.35%) Ansible
5 1 (0.35%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.35%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.35%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.35%) Unicenter
5 1 (0.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.35%) Control-M
5 1 (0.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 109 (37.98%) Microsoft
2 38 (13.24%) VMware
3 34 (11.85%) Red Hat
4 21 (7.32%) Oracle
5 14 (4.88%) Cisco
5 14 (4.88%) IBM
6 12 (4.18%) HP
7 8 (2.79%) Symantec
8 6 (2.09%) Citrix
9 5 (1.74%) NetApp
10 4 (1.39%) Apple
10 4 (1.39%) Sybase
11 3 (1.05%) Business Objects
11 3 (1.05%) Sony
11 3 (1.05%) Fortinet
11 3 (1.05%) WatchGuard
11 3 (1.05%) Veeam
11 3 (1.05%) CheckPoint
12 2 (0.70%) EMC
12 2 (0.70%) BMC
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