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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Administrator
Rank 742 656 637
Rank change year-on-year
-86 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Administrator 131 196 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.20% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.21% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 127 169 217
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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
100671 93884 105537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.40% 94.28% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 82315 78929 90739
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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 0 60 £42,500 -22.72% 2
South East -43 24 £42,500 +4.93% 2
North West -12 12 £32,750 -21.55% 2
West Midlands -21 9 £31,500 -25.88%
South West -35 8 £34,512 -23.30%
East of England -22 7 £40,000 +18.51% 1
Yorkshire -50 7 £42,500 +2.40% 4
East Midlands -21 3 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Server Administrator
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Server Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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.

1 224 (79.72%) SQL Server
2 166 (59.07%) SQL
3 120 (42.70%) T-SQL
4 109 (38.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 105 (37.37%) Microsoft
6 90 (32.03%) Performance Tuning
7 85 (30.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 79 (28.11%) Windows
9 76 (27.05%) Clustering
10 75 (26.69%) SQL Server 2012
11 73 (25.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 72 (25.62%) Replication
13 71 (25.27%) MS Excel
14 56 (19.93%) .NET
15 53 (18.86%) Finance
16 50 (17.79%) SQL Server 2005
17 48 (17.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 41 (14.59%) Oracle
19 36 (12.81%) MySQL
20 35 (12.46%) Java
20 35 (12.46%) Disaster Recovery
20 35 (12.46%) VMware
21 34 (12.10%) Microsoft Certification
21 34 (12.10%) Data Warehouse
22 32 (11.39%) DTS
22 32 (11.39%) PowerShell
23 28 (9.96%) Web Services
23 28 (9.96%) Active Directory
24 27 (9.61%) Performance Monitoring
25 25 (8.90%) SOA

Server Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 15 (5.34%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.91%) MS Exchange
3 10 (3.56%) MS Project Server
4 8 (2.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 8 (2.85%) IIS
5 7 (2.49%) WebLogic
5 7 (2.49%) Lync
6 5 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.07%) Apache
9 2 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.71%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.71%) WorkSite
10 1 (0.36%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.36%) OpenROAD
10 1 (0.36%) SAS
10 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
Applications
1 71 (25.27%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.63%) MS Office
3 10 (3.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.78%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.54%) SAN
2 12 (4.27%) DNS
3 9 (3.20%) Firewall
4 8 (2.85%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.78%) NAS
6 4 (1.42%) NetScaler
6 4 (1.42%) LAN
6 4 (1.42%) DHCP
7 3 (1.07%) HTTP
7 3 (1.07%) Wireless
7 3 (1.07%) WAN
7 3 (1.07%) Network Security
8 2 (0.71%) Internet
8 2 (0.71%) SSL
8 2 (0.71%) SMS
9 1 (0.36%) VoIP
9 1 (0.36%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.36%) SNMP
9 1 (0.36%) VPN
9 1 (0.36%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 224 (79.72%) SQL Server
2 109 (38.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 85 (30.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 75 (26.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 73 (25.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 50 (17.79%) SQL Server 2005
7 48 (17.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 36 (12.81%) MySQL
9 34 (12.10%) Data Warehouse
10 32 (11.39%) DTS
11 22 (7.83%) Relational Database
12 20 (7.12%) RDBMS
13 18 (6.41%) SQL Server 2000
14 17 (6.05%) Oracle Database
15 16 (5.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 11 (3.91%) OLAP
17 10 (3.56%) MS Access
18 9 (3.20%) OLTP
19 7 (2.49%) Oracle Database 11g
19 7 (2.49%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 20 (7.12%) Selenium
1 20 (7.12%) Hudson
2 13 (4.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 53 (18.86%) Finance
2 17 (6.05%) Banking
3 12 (4.27%) Marketing
4 6 (2.14%) Games
5 3 (1.07%) Legal
6 2 (0.71%) Advertising
6 2 (0.71%) Law
7 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.36%) Back Office
7 1 (0.36%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.36%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (19.93%) .NET
2 28 (9.96%) Web Services
3 20 (7.12%) HTML
4 10 (3.56%) XML
5 7 (2.49%) WCF
6 5 (1.78%) Middleware
6 5 (1.78%) WebCenter
7 4 (1.42%) Ajax
7 4 (1.42%) .NET Framework
7 4 (1.42%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.36%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 76 (27.05%) Clustering
2 72 (25.62%) Replication
3 24 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.20%) Blackberry
5 7 (2.49%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.42%) Statistics
7 3 (1.07%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.71%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.71%) HACMP
9 1 (0.36%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.36%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.36%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (0.36%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 79 (28.11%) Windows
2 22 (7.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (6.76%) Linux
4 13 (4.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (3.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (2.85%) UNIX
7 7 (2.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.78%) HPUX
9 4 (1.42%) Solaris
9 4 (1.42%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.71%) AIX
11 1 (0.36%) Android
11 1 (0.36%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.36%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (32.03%) Performance Tuning
2 35 (12.46%) Disaster Recovery
3 27 (9.61%) Performance Monitoring
4 25 (8.90%) SOA
5 23 (8.19%) Business Intelligence
6 21 (7.47%) Unit Testing
7 19 (6.76%) ITIL
8 17 (6.05%) Database Security
9 16 (5.69%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (5.34%) Migration
10 15 (5.34%) ETL
10 15 (5.34%) Data Modelling
10 15 (5.34%) Capacity Planning
11 10 (3.56%) Kanban
11 10 (3.56%) B2B
11 10 (3.56%) Scrum
12 9 (3.20%) Mentoring
13 7 (2.49%) High Availability
14 6 (2.14%) Portfolio Management
14 6 (2.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 166 (59.07%) SQL
2 120 (42.70%) T-SQL
3 35 (12.46%) Java
4 32 (11.39%) PowerShell
5 21 (7.47%) VB
6 20 (7.12%) C++
7 13 (4.63%) C#
8 7 (2.49%) PL/SQL
9 5 (1.78%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.42%) Perl
11 2 (0.71%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
12 1 (0.36%) PHP
12 1 (0.36%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 34 (12.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (3.91%) MCSE
3 10 (3.56%) MCSA
3 10 (3.56%) Degree
4 9 (3.20%) Security Cleared
5 6 (2.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (1.78%) MCTS
7 3 (1.07%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.07%) CCNA
7 3 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.71%) MCP
8 2 (0.71%) CCA
8 2 (0.71%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (0.71%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.36%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.49%) SLA
2 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (9.96%) Active Directory
2 15 (5.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.85%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (1.78%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (1.42%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.07%) XenApp
6 3 (1.07%) XenDesktop
6 3 (1.07%) vSphere
7 2 (0.71%) GPFS
8 1 (0.36%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.36%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (5.34%) SCOM
2 5 (1.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (1.42%) Data Guard
4 3 (1.07%) HP SIM
4 3 (1.07%) WSUS
4 3 (1.07%) SCCM
4 3 (1.07%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.36%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.36%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 105 (37.37%) Microsoft
2 41 (14.59%) Oracle
3 35 (12.46%) VMware
4 9 (3.20%) Citrix
5 8 (2.85%) HP
5 8 (2.85%) NetApp
6 7 (2.49%) Red Hat
6 7 (2.49%) Red Gate
7 5 (1.78%) Hyperion
7 5 (1.78%) Sybase
7 5 (1.78%) Cisco
8 4 (1.42%) IBM
8 4 (1.42%) AppSense
9 3 (1.07%) Sophos
9 3 (1.07%) Dell
10 2 (0.71%) Veritas
10 2 (0.71%) JBoss
10 2 (0.71%) CommVault
11 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.36%) Symantec
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