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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Administrator
Rank 753 664 647
Rank change year-on-year
-89 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Administrator 135 189 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.19% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.20% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 127 161 208
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
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
102569 93780 105055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.22% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 83761 78507 90409
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +27 73 £42,500 -15.00% 3
South East -55 25 £47,500 +18.01% 1
North West -9 13 £45,000 +6.50%
South West -20 8 £34,512 -23.30% 1
West Midlands -29 5 £31,500 -30.00%
East of England -29 5 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Yorkshire -55 4 £62,500 +204.87% 1
East Midlands -23 1 £37,500 -16.66%
Server Administrator
UK

Server Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 242 (80.94%) SQL Server
2 186 (62.21%) SQL
3 129 (43.14%) T-SQL
4 128 (42.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 103 (34.45%) Microsoft
6 97 (32.44%) Performance Tuning
7 96 (32.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 86 (28.76%) Windows
9 85 (28.43%) Clustering
10 83 (27.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 81 (27.09%) SQL Server 2012
12 73 (24.41%) Replication
13 70 (23.41%) MS Excel
14 65 (21.74%) Finance
15 56 (18.73%) SQL Server 2005
16 55 (18.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 52 (17.39%) .NET
18 49 (16.39%) Oracle
19 39 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
20 37 (12.37%) Microsoft Certification
20 37 (12.37%) Data Warehouse
21 34 (11.37%) PowerShell
22 33 (11.04%) VMware
22 33 (11.04%) MySQL
22 33 (11.04%) Java
23 29 (9.70%) DTS
23 29 (9.70%) Active Directory
23 29 (9.70%) Performance Monitoring
24 27 (9.03%) Relational Database
24 27 (9.03%) Linux

Server Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 17 (5.69%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.68%) MS Exchange
2 11 (3.68%) IIS
3 10 (3.34%) MS Project Server
4 8 (2.68%) WebLogic
5 7 (2.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (2.01%) Lync
6 6 (2.01%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.34%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.34%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (1.34%) Apache
9 3 (1.00%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.67%) WorkSite
10 2 (0.67%) Oracle Application Server
10 2 (0.67%) OpenROAD
11 1 (0.33%) SAS
11 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 70 (23.41%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.01%) MS Office
3 10 (3.34%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.01%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.03%) SAN
2 15 (5.02%) DNS
3 9 (3.01%) TCP/IP
3 9 (3.01%) Firewall
4 6 (2.01%) WAN
5 5 (1.67%) DHCP
6 4 (1.34%) LAN
6 4 (1.34%) Internet
6 4 (1.34%) NAS
6 4 (1.34%) NetScaler
7 3 (1.00%) HTTP
7 3 (1.00%) Wireless
7 3 (1.00%) VPN
8 2 (0.67%) SSL
8 2 (0.67%) SMS
8 2 (0.67%) Network Security
8 2 (0.67%) Intranet
9 1 (0.33%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.33%) VLAN
9 1 (0.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 242 (80.94%) SQL Server
2 128 (42.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 96 (32.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 83 (27.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 81 (27.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 56 (18.73%) SQL Server 2005
7 55 (18.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 37 (12.37%) Data Warehouse
9 33 (11.04%) MySQL
10 29 (9.70%) DTS
11 27 (9.03%) Relational Database
12 25 (8.36%) RDBMS
13 21 (7.02%) Oracle Database
14 19 (6.35%) SQL Server 2000
15 18 (6.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 12 (4.01%) OLAP
17 11 (3.68%) Oracle Database 11g
18 10 (3.34%) MS Access
19 9 (3.01%) OLTP
20 7 (2.34%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 17 (5.69%) Selenium
1 17 (5.69%) Hudson
2 15 (5.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 65 (21.74%) Finance
2 17 (5.69%) Banking
3 12 (4.01%) Marketing
4 4 (1.34%) Games
5 3 (1.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.00%) Legal
5 3 (1.00%) Advertising
6 2 (0.67%) Law
7 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.33%) Back Office
7 1 (0.33%) Retail
7 1 (0.33%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (17.39%) .NET
2 25 (8.36%) Web Services
3 17 (5.69%) HTML
4 11 (3.68%) XML
5 7 (2.34%) WCF
6 6 (2.01%) WebCenter
6 6 (2.01%) Middleware
7 5 (1.67%) .NET Framework
8 4 (1.34%) ASP.NET
8 4 (1.34%) Ajax
9 1 (0.33%) NHibernate
9 1 (0.33%) SAP Basis
9 1 (0.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 85 (28.43%) Clustering
2 73 (24.41%) Replication
3 8 (2.68%) Blackberry
4 7 (2.34%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.34%) HACMP
5 4 (1.34%) Statistics
5 4 (1.34%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.00%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.33%) Social Media
8 1 (0.33%) Spread Betting
8 1 (0.33%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.33%) Tandem
8 1 (0.33%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 86 (28.76%) Windows
2 27 (9.03%) Linux
2 27 (9.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (4.68%) UNIX
3 14 (4.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (3.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (2.34%) HPUX
7 5 (1.67%) AIX
8 3 (1.00%) Solaris
8 3 (1.00%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.33%) CentOS
9 1 (0.33%) Debian
9 1 (0.33%) Fedora
9 1 (0.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (32.44%) Performance Tuning
2 39 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
3 29 (9.70%) Performance Monitoring
4 26 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
5 23 (7.69%) SOA
6 21 (7.02%) ITIL
6 21 (7.02%) Database Security
7 17 (5.69%) Unit Testing
8 15 (5.02%) Migration
9 14 (4.68%) ETL
10 12 (4.01%) Capacity Planning
11 10 (3.34%) High Availability
11 10 (3.34%) B2B
11 10 (3.34%) Data Modelling
11 10 (3.34%) Scrum
12 9 (3.01%) Kanban
13 7 (2.34%) Database Tuning
13 7 (2.34%) Data Management
14 6 (2.01%) Load Balancing
14 6 (2.01%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 186 (62.21%) SQL
2 129 (43.14%) T-SQL
3 34 (11.37%) PowerShell
4 33 (11.04%) Java
5 18 (6.02%) VB
6 17 (5.69%) C++
7 14 (4.68%) C#
8 9 (3.01%) Perl
8 9 (3.01%) PL/SQL
9 6 (2.01%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.00%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
11 1 (0.33%) Ruby
11 1 (0.33%) PHP
11 1 (0.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 37 (12.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (5.02%) MCSE
3 13 (4.35%) MCSA
3 13 (4.35%) Degree
4 12 (4.01%) Security Cleared
5 6 (2.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (1.34%) CCNA
6 4 (1.34%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.00%) MCP
7 3 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.00%) MCTS
7 3 (1.00%) MCITP
7 3 (1.00%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.67%) CCA
8 2 (0.67%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (0.67%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.33%) RHCE
9 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certified Architect
9 1 (0.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.34%) SLA
2 1 (0.33%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (9.70%) Active Directory
2 14 (4.68%) Oracle RMAN
3 12 (4.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (2.34%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.67%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (1.34%) GPFS
7 3 (1.00%) XenApp
7 3 (1.00%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.00%) vSphere
8 1 (0.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (5.02%) SCOM
2 6 (2.01%) Data Guard
3 5 (1.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (1.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (1.00%) HP SIM
4 3 (1.00%) WSUS
4 3 (1.00%) SCCM
5 2 (0.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 103 (34.45%) Microsoft
2 49 (16.39%) Oracle
3 33 (11.04%) VMware
4 11 (3.68%) Red Hat
5 9 (3.01%) Citrix
6 8 (2.68%) HP
7 7 (2.34%) NetApp
7 7 (2.34%) Red Gate
8 6 (2.01%) Hyperion
8 6 (2.01%) Cisco
9 5 (1.67%) Sybase
10 4 (1.34%) Veritas
10 4 (1.34%) AppSense
11 3 (1.00%) Remedy
11 3 (1.00%) Sophos
11 3 (1.00%) Charles River
11 3 (1.00%) IBM
11 3 (1.00%) Dell
12 2 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.67%) JBoss
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