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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Administrator
Rank 697 775 638
Rank change year-on-year
+78 -137
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Administrator 170 141 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.13% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.13% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 147 119 182
Average salary £46,377 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.05% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
96251 105897 96840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.53% 94.51% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 80393 87735 81460
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 2 July 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 2 July 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
London +26 57 £50,000 - 3
South East +9 52 £44,000 +10.00% 7
South West +2 20 £38,324 -4.19%
East of England +22 19 £50,000 +11.11%
Yorkshire +10 10 £40,000 +6.66%
West Midlands -5 5 £40,000 +33.33%
North West -6 4 £45,750 +1.66%
East Midlands +8 3 £35,000 -22.22%
Server Administrator
UK

Server Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 278 (85.80%) SQL Server
2 228 (70.37%) SQL
3 165 (50.93%) Windows
4 134 (41.36%) Performance Tuning
5 126 (38.89%) T-SQL
6 123 (37.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 115 (35.49%) Microsoft
8 112 (34.57%) SQL Server 2005
9 111 (34.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 105 (32.41%) SQL Server 2008
11 98 (30.25%) Replication
12 94 (29.01%) SQL Server 2012
13 92 (28.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 88 (27.16%) Clustering
15 77 (23.77%) MS Excel
16 62 (19.14%) Windows Server 2008
17 59 (18.21%) Database Mirroring
18 58 (17.90%) Finance
19 56 (17.28%) Disaster Recovery
19 56 (17.28%) ITIL
20 55 (16.98%) Relational Database
21 51 (15.74%) VMware
22 50 (15.43%) RDBMS
23 49 (15.12%) Windows Server 2012
24 45 (13.89%) Performance Monitoring
24 45 (13.89%) PowerShell
25 42 (12.96%) Active Directory
26 40 (12.35%) Migration
26 40 (12.35%) Database Security
27 38 (11.73%) Linux

Server Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 34 (10.49%) IIS
2 21 (6.48%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.47%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.54%) Apache
6 4 (1.23%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.23%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.93%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.93%) Lync
8 2 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 77 (23.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (4.94%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.23%) SaaS
3 3 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (10.80%) SAN
2 25 (7.72%) DNS
3 17 (5.25%) Firewall
4 16 (4.94%) TCP/IP
5 13 (4.01%) DHCP
6 6 (1.85%) VPN
7 4 (1.23%) LAN
7 4 (1.23%) WAN
7 4 (1.23%) iSCSI
7 4 (1.23%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (0.93%) LDAP
8 3 (0.93%) VoIP
8 3 (0.93%) HTTP
8 3 (0.93%) Internet
9 2 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.62%) Wireshark
9 2 (0.62%) tcpdump
10 1 (0.31%) Network Security
10 1 (0.31%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.31%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 278 (85.80%) SQL Server
2 123 (37.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 112 (34.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 111 (34.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 105 (32.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 94 (29.01%) SQL Server 2012
7 92 (28.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 55 (16.98%) Relational Database
9 50 (15.43%) RDBMS
10 31 (9.57%) SQL Server 2000
11 28 (8.64%) Data Warehouse
12 18 (5.56%) Oracle Database
13 15 (4.63%) DTS
13 15 (4.63%) MySQL
14 14 (4.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 10 (3.09%) OLAP
16 8 (2.47%) Oracle OLAP
16 8 (2.47%) NoSQL
17 7 (2.16%) Big Data
17 7 (2.16%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 8 (2.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (0.93%) Subversion
3 2 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.62%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.31%) ERwin
4 1 (0.31%) MSTest
4 1 (0.31%) Yeoman
General
1 58 (17.90%) Finance
2 17 (5.25%) Banking
3 10 (3.09%) Marketing
4 9 (2.78%) Retail
5 7 (2.16%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.23%) Games
7 3 (0.93%) French Language
7 3 (0.93%) German Language
7 3 (0.93%) Italian Language
7 3 (0.93%) Spanish Language
7 3 (0.93%) Back Office
7 3 (0.93%) Electronics
7 3 (0.93%) Law
8 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.31%) Advertising
8 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.31%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.63%) .NET
1 15 (4.63%) Web Services
2 7 (2.16%) .NET Framework
3 5 (1.54%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (1.54%) ASP.NET
4 4 (1.23%) J2EE
4 4 (1.23%) XML
4 4 (1.23%) Ajax
5 2 (0.62%) LAMP
6 1 (0.31%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 98 (30.25%) Replication
2 88 (27.16%) Clustering
3 19 (5.86%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.16%) Kindle
5 6 (1.85%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.54%) PKI
6 5 (1.54%) Statistics
6 5 (1.54%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.23%) EFT
8 3 (0.93%) Visualisation
8 3 (0.93%) Hedge funds
8 3 (0.93%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (0.62%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.62%) BYOD
10 1 (0.31%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.31%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.31%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.31%) DTV
10 1 (0.31%) CLARiiON
10 1 (0.31%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 165 (50.93%) Windows
2 62 (19.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (15.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 38 (11.73%) Linux
5 34 (10.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (7.10%) UNIX
7 17 (5.25%) Solaris
8 3 (0.93%) SUSE
9 2 (0.62%) Android
9 2 (0.62%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.62%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.62%) CentOS
9 2 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.62%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.62%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.62%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (41.36%) Performance Tuning
2 59 (18.21%) Database Mirroring
3 56 (17.28%) ITIL
3 56 (17.28%) Disaster Recovery
4 45 (13.89%) Performance Monitoring
5 40 (12.35%) Database Security
5 40 (12.35%) Migration
6 34 (10.49%) Capacity Planning
7 28 (8.64%) Business Intelligence
8 26 (8.02%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (7.72%) High Availability
10 23 (7.10%) ETL
11 21 (6.48%) Data Migration
12 17 (5.25%) Scrum
13 16 (4.94%) Change Management
13 16 (4.94%) E-Commerce
13 16 (4.94%) Time Management
14 14 (4.32%) Software Deployment
14 14 (4.32%) Line Management
15 12 (3.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 228 (70.37%) SQL
2 126 (38.89%) T-SQL
3 45 (13.89%) PowerShell
4 16 (4.94%) PL/SQL
5 11 (3.40%) VBScript
6 9 (2.78%) C#
6 9 (2.78%) Perl
7 7 (2.16%) C
8 4 (1.23%) Java
8 4 (1.23%) Python
9 3 (0.93%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.93%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.62%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.62%) C++
10 2 (0.62%) Lua
11 1 (0.31%) VB
11 1 (0.31%) Ruby
11 1 (0.31%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (9.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (4.94%) Degree
3 13 (4.01%) MCSE
4 12 (3.70%) MCITP
5 11 (3.40%) SC Cleared
5 11 (3.40%) Security Cleared
6 10 (3.09%) MCSA
7 7 (2.16%) OCP
7 7 (2.16%) Oracle Certification
7 7 (2.16%) IBM Certification
8 3 (0.93%) MCTS
8 3 (0.93%) CCNA
8 3 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.62%) MCDBA
9 2 (0.62%) RHCSA
10 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.40%) SLA
2 7 (2.16%) ISO 9001
3 6 (1.85%) QA
4 5 (1.54%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 42 (12.96%) Active Directory
2 34 (10.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.09%) Hyper-V
4 9 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (2.16%) vSphere
6 3 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.62%) Firmware
7 2 (0.62%) XenApp
8 1 (0.31%) SRDF
8 1 (0.31%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.31%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 18 (5.56%) SCOM
2 7 (2.16%) Backup Exec
3 4 (1.23%) Puppet
3 4 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.23%) SCCM
4 3 (0.93%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.62%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.31%) Control-M
6 1 (0.31%) Nagios
6 1 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.31%) Unicenter
6 1 (0.31%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.31%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.31%) Ansible
6 1 (0.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.31%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.31%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.31%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 115 (35.49%) Microsoft
2 51 (15.74%) VMware
3 29 (8.95%) Oracle
4 18 (5.56%) Red Hat
5 13 (4.01%) IBM
6 11 (3.40%) Cisco
6 11 (3.40%) Red Gate
7 10 (3.09%) HP
8 7 (2.16%) Citrix
9 5 (1.54%) Symantec
9 5 (1.54%) Cyber-Ark
10 4 (1.23%) Veeam
10 4 (1.23%) Dell
10 4 (1.23%) EMC
11 3 (0.93%) Sun
11 3 (0.93%) Business Objects
11 3 (0.93%) NetIQ
12 2 (0.62%) Vertica
13 1 (0.31%) 3PAR
13 1 (0.31%) Fortinet
Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £36600 per annum + IT training, pension & healthcare
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package - Full details on request
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Coeo Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + £8K if on call and great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £85000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Outstanding benefits including masseuse treatments, onsite
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago