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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Administrator
Rank 753 653 639
Rank change year-on-year
-100 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Administrator 120 208 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.21% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.22% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 112 187 202
Average salary £41,750 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,552 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.09% +9.33%
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
101049 94581 101587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.46% 94.55% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 83422 79408 87220
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 £26,539 £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 23 October 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 October 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
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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 -43 50 £47,500 -17.39% 1
South East -36 28 £42,500 +4.93% 2
North West -28 11 £38,500 -8.87% 1
South West -27 9 £29,023 -35.50% 1
West Midlands -27 7 £33,250 -21.76% 1
Yorkshire -54 6 £35,000 - 1
East Midlands +3 5 £37,250 -17.22% 1
East of England -20 3 £35,000 +8.52%
Server Administrator
UK

Server Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 203 (78.08%) SQL Server
2 145 (55.77%) SQL
3 107 (41.15%) Microsoft
4 104 (40.00%) T-SQL
5 93 (35.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 91 (35.00%) Performance Tuning
7 78 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 76 (29.23%) Replication
9 73 (28.08%) Windows
10 67 (25.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 64 (24.62%) MS Excel
11 64 (24.62%) SQL Server 2012
12 56 (21.54%) Clustering
13 55 (21.15%) .NET
14 50 (19.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 47 (18.08%) SQL Server 2005
16 44 (16.92%) Finance
17 41 (15.77%) MySQL
18 37 (14.23%) Oracle
19 34 (13.08%) Disaster Recovery
20 33 (12.69%) Java
20 33 (12.69%) Data Warehouse
21 30 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
21 30 (11.54%) VMware
22 29 (11.15%) DTS
22 29 (11.15%) Web Services
22 29 (11.15%) Active Directory
22 29 (11.15%) Microsoft Certification
23 26 (10.00%) Unit Testing
24 25 (9.62%) PowerShell

Server Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 20 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.85%) MS Project Server
3 9 (3.46%) MS Exchange
4 8 (3.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (2.69%) Lync
6 5 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (1.92%) IIS
7 4 (1.54%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.77%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.38%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.38%) Apache
9 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.38%) SAS
9 1 (0.38%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 64 (24.62%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.62%) MS Office
3 10 (3.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.77%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (8.08%) SAN
2 9 (3.46%) DNS
3 7 (2.69%) NAS
4 6 (2.31%) Firewall
5 4 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (1.54%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.54%) DHCP
5 4 (1.54%) tcpdump
5 4 (1.54%) NetScaler
5 4 (1.54%) Wireshark
6 3 (1.15%) Network Security
6 3 (1.15%) HTTP
6 3 (1.15%) LAN
7 2 (0.77%) SMS
7 2 (0.77%) SSL
7 2 (0.77%) WAN
7 2 (0.77%) Internet
8 1 (0.38%) Intranet
8 1 (0.38%) Wireless
8 1 (0.38%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (78.08%) SQL Server
2 93 (35.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 78 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 67 (25.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 64 (24.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 50 (19.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 47 (18.08%) SQL Server 2005
8 41 (15.77%) MySQL
9 33 (12.69%) Data Warehouse
10 29 (11.15%) DTS
11 23 (8.85%) Relational Database
12 16 (6.15%) RDBMS
12 16 (6.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 14 (5.38%) Oracle Database
14 11 (4.23%) SQL Server 2000
15 10 (3.85%) MS Access
15 10 (3.85%) OLTP
16 8 (3.08%) Big Data
17 7 (2.69%) Ingres
18 6 (2.31%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 20 (7.69%) Selenium
1 20 (7.69%) Hudson
2 14 (5.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.77%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.77%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 44 (16.92%) Finance
2 17 (6.54%) Banking
3 16 (6.15%) Marketing
4 4 (1.54%) Games
5 3 (1.15%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.77%) Law
7 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.38%) Back Office
7 1 (0.38%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (21.15%) .NET
2 29 (11.15%) Web Services
3 20 (7.69%) HTML
4 11 (4.23%) XML
5 8 (3.08%) WCF
6 4 (1.54%) Ajax
6 4 (1.54%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.15%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.77%) Middleware
8 2 (0.77%) WebCenter
9 1 (0.38%) jQuery
9 1 (0.38%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 76 (29.23%) Replication
2 56 (21.54%) Clustering
3 23 (8.85%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.46%) Blackberry
5 8 (3.08%) Statistics
6 7 (2.69%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.54%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.54%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.77%) Social Network
8 2 (0.77%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.77%) New Media
8 2 (0.77%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.38%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (0.38%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.38%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.38%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.38%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.38%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 73 (28.08%) Windows
2 16 (6.15%) Linux
3 15 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (2.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (2.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (2.31%) Solaris
7 5 (1.92%) Android
7 5 (1.92%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.54%) Mac OS X
8 4 (1.54%) CentOS
9 2 (0.77%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.77%) UNIX
9 2 (0.77%) HPUX
10 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (35.00%) Performance Tuning
2 34 (13.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 30 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
4 26 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 22 (8.46%) SOA
6 18 (6.92%) ETL
6 18 (6.92%) Performance Monitoring
7 17 (6.54%) Capacity Planning
7 17 (6.54%) Data Modelling
7 17 (6.54%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (6.15%) ITIL
9 15 (5.77%) Migration
10 11 (4.23%) Change Management
10 11 (4.23%) Database Security
11 10 (3.85%) Kanban
11 10 (3.85%) B2B
11 10 (3.85%) Scrum
12 7 (2.69%) Performance Management
12 7 (2.69%) High Availability
13 6 (2.31%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 145 (55.77%) SQL
2 104 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 33 (12.69%) Java
4 25 (9.62%) PowerShell
5 24 (9.23%) C++
6 21 (8.08%) VB
7 15 (5.77%) C#
8 5 (1.92%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.54%) Objective-C
9 4 (1.54%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.54%) Lua
9 4 (1.54%) Python
10 2 (0.77%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.77%) Perl
11 1 (0.38%) PHP
11 1 (0.38%) C
11 1 (0.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 29 (11.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (3.46%) Degree
3 8 (3.08%) MCSE
3 8 (3.08%) MCSA
4 7 (2.69%) Security Cleared
5 6 (2.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (2.31%) MCTS
6 3 (1.15%) MCITP
6 3 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.15%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.77%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.38%) CCNA
8 1 (0.38%) CCA
8 1 (0.38%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.69%) SLA
2 3 (1.15%) QA
3 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 29 (11.15%) Active Directory
2 15 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.31%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (1.92%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (1.54%) Docker
6 3 (1.15%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.15%) XenApp
6 3 (1.15%) XenDesktop
6 3 (1.15%) vSphere
7 1 (0.38%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (5.38%) SCOM
2 5 (1.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (1.54%) Data Guard
3 4 (1.54%) Puppet
3 4 (1.54%) Vagrant
3 4 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.15%) HP SIM
4 3 (1.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (1.15%) SCCM
5 1 (0.38%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.38%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 107 (41.15%) Microsoft
2 37 (14.23%) Oracle
3 30 (11.54%) VMware
4 10 (3.85%) NetApp
5 8 (3.08%) Citrix
5 8 (3.08%) Sybase
5 8 (3.08%) HP
6 6 (2.31%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.54%) IBM
7 4 (1.54%) AppSense
8 3 (1.15%) Red Gate
8 3 (1.15%) Cisco
8 3 (1.15%) Dell
8 3 (1.15%) Sophos
9 2 (0.77%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.38%) Symantec
10 1 (0.38%) McAfee
10 1 (0.38%) Avaya
10 1 (0.38%) CommVault
10 1 (0.38%) Lotus
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