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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Administrator
Rank 695 684 624
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -60
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Administrator 156 164 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.17% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.18% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 140 134 216
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +1.26%
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
93674 90433 98244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.80% 94.55% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 78627 73802 84913
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 £26,500
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 30 January 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 30 January 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
South East -15 49 £45,000 +12.50% 4
London -13 39 £55,000 +10.00% 3
West Midlands +5 26 £45,000 - 3
East of England 0 13 £48,750 -7.14%
Yorkshire -39 10 £36,000 +2.85%
North West -4 8 £44,000 +18.12% 2
South West -15 8 £45,000 +28.57% 1
East Midlands +19 3 £42,500 -19.04% 1
Server Administrator
UK

Server Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 229 (83.88%) SQL Server
2 188 (68.86%) SQL
3 120 (43.96%) Windows
4 111 (40.66%) Performance Tuning
5 108 (39.56%) Replication
6 105 (38.46%) Microsoft
7 104 (38.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 90 (32.97%) SQL Server 2008
9 80 (29.30%) T-SQL
10 75 (27.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 73 (26.74%) SQL Server 2005
12 70 (25.64%) MS Excel
13 67 (24.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 64 (23.44%) SQL Server 2012
15 56 (20.51%) Linux
16 50 (18.32%) MySQL
17 44 (16.12%) Clustering
17 44 (16.12%) Relational Database
18 42 (15.38%) Active Directory
19 39 (14.29%) RDBMS
20 37 (13.55%) VMware
21 36 (13.19%) Business Intelligence
22 34 (12.45%) Finance
23 33 (12.09%) Red Hat
23 33 (12.09%) Windows Server 2008
24 32 (11.72%) Dynamics AX
25 31 (11.36%) SAN
25 31 (11.36%) Disaster Recovery
25 31 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
25 31 (11.36%) Solaris

Server Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 21 (7.69%) IIS
2 18 (6.59%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.30%) MS Exchange
3 9 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (1.47%) Lync
6 4 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (1.10%) Apache
8 2 (0.73%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.73%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.37%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.37%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 70 (25.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.73%) PowerPivot
2 2 (0.73%) MS Project
2 2 (0.73%) MS Office
3 1 (0.37%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 32 (11.72%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.56%) SaaS
2 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (11.36%) SAN
2 14 (5.13%) Firewall
3 9 (3.30%) DNS
4 8 (2.93%) tcpdump
4 8 (2.93%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (2.93%) Wireshark
5 5 (1.83%) NAS
5 5 (1.83%) VPN
5 5 (1.83%) WAN
5 5 (1.83%) LAN
6 4 (1.47%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.47%) DHCP
7 3 (1.10%) Network Security
7 3 (1.10%) Internet
8 2 (0.73%) NetScaler
8 2 (0.73%) VoIP
8 2 (0.73%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.37%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 229 (83.88%) SQL Server
2 104 (38.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 90 (32.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 75 (27.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 73 (26.74%) SQL Server 2005
6 67 (24.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 64 (23.44%) SQL Server 2012
8 50 (18.32%) MySQL
9 44 (16.12%) Relational Database
10 39 (14.29%) RDBMS
11 31 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
12 21 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 17 (6.23%) DTS
14 16 (5.86%) PostgreSQL
15 12 (4.40%) SQL Server 2000
15 12 (4.40%) Oracle Database
16 8 (2.93%) Big Data
16 8 (2.93%) OLTP
16 8 (2.93%) CouchDB
17 6 (2.20%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 9 (3.30%) Selenium
1 9 (3.30%) Visual Studio
1 9 (3.30%) Hudson
2 8 (2.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.37%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.37%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 34 (12.45%) Finance
2 22 (8.06%) Banking
3 21 (7.69%) Marketing
4 7 (2.56%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.10%) Advertising
5 3 (1.10%) Games
5 3 (1.10%) Retail
6 1 (0.37%) Military
6 1 (0.37%) Electronics
6 1 (0.37%) Law
6 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.37%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (9.52%) .NET
2 13 (4.76%) Web Services
3 9 (3.30%) HTML
4 7 (2.56%) XML
5 4 (1.47%) WCF
6 3 (1.10%) Ajax
6 3 (1.10%) MDX
6 3 (1.10%) .NET Framework
6 3 (1.10%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.73%) J2EE
7 2 (0.73%) LAMP
8 1 (0.37%) Lucene
8 1 (0.37%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 108 (39.56%) Replication
2 44 (16.12%) Clustering
3 27 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.93%) Open Source
4 8 (2.93%) Statistics
5 6 (2.20%) Kindle
6 5 (1.83%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.83%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.47%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.10%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.73%) New Media
9 2 (0.73%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.73%) Social Network
9 2 (0.73%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.37%) iPhone
10 1 (0.37%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.37%) iPad
10 1 (0.37%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 120 (43.96%) Windows
2 56 (20.51%) Linux
3 33 (12.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (11.36%) Solaris
5 25 (9.16%) UNIX
5 25 (9.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (6.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (3.30%) Android
8 8 (2.93%) Apple iOS
8 8 (2.93%) Mac OS X
8 8 (2.93%) CentOS
8 8 (2.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (2.20%) Windows 7
10 5 (1.83%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.47%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.73%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.73%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.37%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (40.66%) Performance Tuning
2 36 (13.19%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (11.36%) Disaster Recovery
4 28 (10.26%) ITIL
4 28 (10.26%) Time Management
5 27 (9.89%) Migration
6 25 (9.16%) ETL
6 25 (9.16%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (8.06%) Database Security
7 22 (8.06%) Capacity Planning
8 21 (7.69%) Data Modelling
9 16 (5.86%) Unit Testing
10 15 (5.49%) Performance Monitoring
11 14 (5.13%) Scrum
12 12 (4.40%) Service Delivery
12 12 (4.40%) Change Management
13 11 (4.03%) Data Management
14 10 (3.66%) Data Migration
15 9 (3.30%) SOA
15 9 (3.30%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 188 (68.86%) SQL
2 80 (29.30%) T-SQL
3 25 (9.16%) PL/SQL
4 20 (7.33%) PowerShell
5 17 (6.23%) C++
6 14 (5.13%) Java
7 10 (3.66%) VB
8 9 (3.30%) Python
8 9 (3.30%) VBScript
8 9 (3.30%) C
9 8 (2.93%) Bash Shell
9 8 (2.93%) C#
9 8 (2.93%) Perl
9 8 (2.93%) Lua
9 8 (2.93%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (10.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (5.13%) Degree
3 12 (4.40%) MCITP
4 8 (2.93%) RHCSA
5 6 (2.20%) OCP
5 6 (2.20%) Oracle Certification
5 6 (2.20%) IBM Certification
5 6 (2.20%) SC Cleared
5 6 (2.20%) Security Cleared
5 6 (2.20%) MCTS
6 5 (1.83%) MCSA
6 5 (1.83%) MCDBA
7 4 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.73%) MCSE
9 1 (0.37%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.20%) ISO 9001
1 6 (2.20%) QA
2 3 (1.10%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.10%) SLA
3 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
System Software
1 42 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 24 (8.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.93%) Terminal Server
4 6 (2.20%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (1.47%) Docker
5 4 (1.47%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.10%) XenDesktop
6 3 (1.10%) vSphere
7 2 (0.73%) vCloud
7 2 (0.73%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.73%) XenApp
8 1 (0.37%) XenServer
8 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 8 (2.93%) Puppet
1 8 (2.93%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.83%) SCOM
3 4 (1.47%) Vagrant
3 4 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (1.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (1.47%) SCCM
3 4 (1.47%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.10%) BladeLogic
4 3 (1.10%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.73%) HP SIM
5 2 (0.73%) EdgeSight
5 2 (0.73%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.37%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.37%) Unicenter
6 1 (0.37%) Control-M
6 1 (0.37%) Nagios
6 1 (0.37%) Ansible
Vendors
1 105 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 37 (13.55%) VMware
3 33 (12.09%) Red Hat
4 27 (9.89%) Oracle
5 11 (4.03%) NetApp
6 10 (3.66%) HP
6 10 (3.66%) Cisco
7 9 (3.30%) IBM
8 7 (2.56%) Symantec
9 6 (2.20%) Citrix
10 5 (1.83%) Sybase
11 4 (1.47%) Apple
12 3 (1.10%) Veeam
12 3 (1.10%) Fortinet
12 3 (1.10%) WatchGuard
12 3 (1.10%) CheckPoint
12 3 (1.10%) Sony
13 2 (0.73%) Sophos
13 2 (0.73%) BMC
13 2 (0.73%) EMC
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ARM Technology
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45000 - 55000 plus benefits and training
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K Basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
PayPoint
Salary: up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Derby
Blue Town Online
Salary: £14k - 30k per year
Posted: 17 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago