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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Administrator
Rank 753 754 663
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -91
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Administrator 124 132 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.13% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 100 126 165
Average salary £43,250 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
95990 100567 93038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.21% 94.46% 94.23%
Number of salaries quoted 80962 82147 77980
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -7 68 £50,000 +17.64% 6
South East +21 35 £36,600 -18.66% 1
East of England +1 6 £50,000 +5.26%
Yorkshire +13 5 £37,500 -40.00% 1
West Midlands -4 5 £40,000 +26.98% 1
South West -20 2 £30,000 -13.07% 1
North East - 2 £44,000 - 1
North West -18 1 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Server Administrator
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Server Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 238 (81.23%) SQL Server
2 189 (64.51%) SQL
3 151 (51.54%) Windows
4 127 (43.34%) T-SQL
5 111 (37.88%) Performance Tuning
6 99 (33.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 96 (32.76%) Microsoft
8 95 (32.42%) SQL Server 2008
9 82 (27.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 81 (27.65%) SQL Server 2012
11 78 (26.62%) SQL Server 2005
12 77 (26.28%) Clustering
13 70 (23.89%) Replication
14 66 (22.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 62 (21.16%) Windows Server 2008
15 62 (21.16%) Active Directory
16 59 (20.14%) MS Excel
17 57 (19.45%) VMware
18 50 (17.06%) Performance Monitoring
19 48 (16.38%) PowerShell
20 46 (15.70%) Finance
21 44 (15.02%) Migration
22 42 (14.33%) Disaster Recovery
23 41 (13.99%) ITIL
23 41 (13.99%) Windows Server 2012
24 39 (13.31%) Database Mirroring
25 34 (11.60%) VMware Infrastructure
26 33 (11.26%) Capacity Planning
27 31 (10.58%) Database Security
28 29 (9.90%) IIS

Server Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 29 (9.90%) IIS
2 17 (5.80%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (4.10%) MS Exchange
4 9 (3.07%) SharePoint
5 8 (2.73%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.02%) Lync
7 3 (1.02%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.02%) Apache
7 3 (1.02%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 59 (20.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.37%) Office 365
3 3 (1.02%) SaaS
4 2 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.17%) DNS
1 21 (7.17%) SAN
1 21 (7.17%) Firewall
2 18 (6.14%) TCP/IP
3 15 (5.12%) DHCP
4 8 (2.73%) LAN
4 8 (2.73%) WAN
5 7 (2.39%) Internet
6 6 (2.05%) VPN
7 4 (1.37%) Intranet
7 4 (1.37%) iSCSI
7 4 (1.37%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (1.02%) LDAP
8 3 (1.02%) HTTP
9 1 (0.34%) SSL
9 1 (0.34%) IPv4
9 1 (0.34%) IPv6
9 1 (0.34%) VLAN
9 1 (0.34%) Multicast
9 1 (0.34%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (81.23%) SQL Server
2 99 (33.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 95 (32.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 82 (27.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 81 (27.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 78 (26.62%) SQL Server 2005
7 66 (22.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 25 (8.53%) Relational Database
8 25 (8.53%) SQL Server 2000
9 23 (7.85%) Data Warehouse
9 23 (7.85%) RDBMS
10 15 (5.12%) Oracle Database
11 13 (4.44%) OLAP
12 12 (4.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 11 (3.75%) OLTP
13 11 (3.75%) Oracle OLAP
14 10 (3.41%) Oracle Database 11g
15 8 (2.73%) NoSQL
16 7 (2.39%) Big Data
16 7 (2.39%) DTS
Development Applications
1 3 (1.02%) Subversion
2 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.34%) ERwin
3 1 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.34%) MSTest
3 1 (0.34%) Yeoman
General
1 46 (15.70%) Finance
2 19 (6.48%) Banking
3 13 (4.44%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.73%) Retail
5 7 (2.39%) Law
6 5 (1.71%) Marketing
7 3 (1.02%) French Language
7 3 (1.02%) German Language
7 3 (1.02%) Italian Language
7 3 (1.02%) Spanish Language
7 3 (1.02%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.02%) Electronics
8 2 (0.68%) Back Office
9 1 (0.34%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.78%) .NET
2 13 (4.44%) Web Services
3 5 (1.71%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (1.02%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.02%) J2EE
5 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.34%) COM
5 1 (0.34%) FFmpeg
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 77 (26.28%) Clustering
2 70 (23.89%) Replication
3 16 (5.46%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (4.10%) Data Centre
5 10 (3.41%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.39%) Statistics
7 5 (1.71%) PKI
8 4 (1.37%) EFT
8 4 (1.37%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.02%) DTV
9 3 (1.02%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.02%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (0.68%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.68%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.34%) CLARiiON
11 1 (0.34%) Symmetrix
11 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.34%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.34%) Kindle
11 1 (0.34%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 151 (51.54%) Windows
2 62 (21.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (13.99%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (7.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (5.46%) Linux
6 8 (2.73%) UNIX
7 4 (1.37%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.02%) SUSE
9 2 (0.68%) Debian
9 2 (0.68%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.34%) VMS
10 1 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.34%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (37.88%) Performance Tuning
2 50 (17.06%) Performance Monitoring
3 44 (15.02%) Migration
4 42 (14.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 41 (13.99%) ITIL
6 39 (13.31%) Database Mirroring
7 33 (11.26%) Capacity Planning
8 31 (10.58%) Database Security
9 27 (9.22%) High Availability
10 26 (8.87%) Data Migration
10 26 (8.87%) Business Intelligence
11 25 (8.53%) E-Commerce
12 24 (8.19%) ETL
13 22 (7.51%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (5.80%) Software Deployment
15 13 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
16 12 (4.10%) Scrum
16 12 (4.10%) Workflow
16 12 (4.10%) Continuous Improvement
17 11 (3.75%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 189 (64.51%) SQL
2 127 (43.34%) T-SQL
3 48 (16.38%) PowerShell
4 9 (3.07%) VBScript
4 9 (3.07%) Java
5 3 (1.02%) C#
5 3 (1.02%) VB
5 3 (1.02%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.68%) Perl
7 1 (0.34%) C
7 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (8.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (5.12%) MCSE
3 13 (4.44%) Degree
4 12 (4.10%) MCSA
5 5 (1.71%) MCDBA
5 5 (1.71%) MCITP
6 4 (1.37%) MCTS
6 4 (1.37%) CCNA
6 4 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.02%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.02%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.34%) CCNP
8 1 (0.34%) OCP
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.34%) RHCE
8 1 (0.34%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.75%) SLA
2 9 (3.07%) QA
3 4 (1.37%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 62 (21.16%) Active Directory
2 34 (11.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (6.14%) Hyper-V
4 10 (3.41%) XenApp
5 4 (1.37%) vSphere
6 3 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.02%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.68%) Firmware
7 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.34%) NFS
8 1 (0.34%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.34%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 26 (8.87%) SCOM
2 14 (4.78%) SCCM
3 10 (3.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 10 (3.41%) Backup Exec
4 4 (1.37%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.34%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.34%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.34%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 96 (32.76%) Microsoft
2 57 (19.45%) VMware
3 25 (8.53%) Oracle
4 19 (6.48%) Citrix
5 12 (4.10%) Cisco
6 11 (3.75%) Red Gate
7 10 (3.41%) Lumension
7 10 (3.41%) AppSense
7 10 (3.41%) Sophos
7 10 (3.41%) HP
8 8 (2.73%) Symantec
9 7 (2.39%) Veeam
10 6 (2.05%) Vertica
11 5 (1.71%) Cyber-Ark
11 5 (1.71%) EMC
11 5 (1.71%) IBM
12 4 (1.37%) Dell
13 3 (1.02%) Sun
13 3 (1.02%) SAP
13 3 (1.02%) NetIQ
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