The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Support Engineer 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 Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Support Engineer
Rank 785 805 820
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support Engineer 80 58 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.077% 0.058% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.061% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 72 46 55
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £24,800 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £43,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Server Support Engineer
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
98061 95266 102493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.68% 94.72% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82304 78117 89013
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 £26,500 £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 Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Server Support Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Server Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Server Support Engineer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Server Support Engineer across the England region.

Server Support Engineer Salary Trend in England

Server Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Server Support Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Server Support Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Server Support Engineer
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 Support Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
North West +3 23 £37,500 +36.36% 2
South East -14 18 £41,500 +10.66% 3
London -8 16 £44,500 +27.14%
South West -2 9 £28,500 +3.63%
West Midlands -14 5 £27,850 -14.30%
East Midlands +20 4 £27,500 -27.63%
Yorkshire -21 3 £27,500 +13.87%
East of England -18 1 £50,000 +58.73% 1
North East - 1 £35,000 - 1
Server Support Engineer
UK

Server Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Server Support Engineer 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 147 (84.97%) Windows
2 129 (74.57%) VMware
3 110 (63.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 87 (50.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 85 (49.13%) Microsoft
6 77 (44.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 74 (42.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 58 (33.53%) Citrix
9 57 (32.95%) ITIL
10 49 (28.32%) Active Directory
10 49 (28.32%) Windows Server 2012
11 47 (27.17%) MS Excel
12 46 (26.59%) MCSE
13 44 (25.43%) SQL Server
13 44 (25.43%) Cisco
13 44 (25.43%) Analytical Skills
14 43 (24.86%) Linux
15 41 (23.70%) MCITP
16 40 (23.12%) SAN
17 35 (20.23%) Finance
18 34 (19.65%) Firewall
19 33 (19.08%) SQL
20 32 (18.50%) VMware ESX
21 31 (17.92%) IIS
21 31 (17.92%) Change Management
22 30 (17.34%) DNS
22 30 (17.34%) Change Control
23 28 (16.18%) Windows 2000
24 27 (15.61%) HP
25 26 (15.03%) VMS

Server Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Server Support Engineer 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 31 (17.92%) IIS
2 19 (10.98%) MS Exchange
3 13 (7.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (5.78%) SharePoint
5 8 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (4.05%) Lync
7 6 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (2.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.16%) Apache
9 2 (1.16%) Node.js
10 1 (0.58%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.58%) EPiServer CMS
10 1 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.58%) CMS
Applications
1 47 (27.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
1 1 (0.58%) Advent Moxy
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.20%) IaaS
2 8 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.89%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.16%) SaaS
4 2 (1.16%) PaaS
4 2 (1.16%) Jelastic
Communications & Networking
1 40 (23.12%) SAN
2 34 (19.65%) Firewall
3 30 (17.34%) DNS
4 24 (13.87%) TCP/IP
5 22 (12.72%) WAN
6 21 (12.14%) LAN
7 14 (8.09%) DHCP
8 13 (7.51%) VPN
9 9 (5.20%) MPLS
10 8 (4.62%) VoIP
11 7 (4.05%) VLAN
12 3 (1.73%) Internet
13 2 (1.16%) SSL
13 2 (1.16%) SMTP
13 2 (1.16%) NetScaler
14 1 (0.58%) Network Security
14 1 (0.58%) Cisco ASA
14 1 (0.58%) NAS
14 1 (0.58%) Unified Communications
14 1 (0.58%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (25.43%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (9.83%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (6.36%) SQL Server 2000
5 6 (3.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.31%) MySQL
8 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.16%) MS Access
8 2 (1.16%) DTS
9 1 (0.58%) HBase
9 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.16%) MSI
General
1 35 (20.23%) Finance
2 5 (2.89%) Advertising
2 5 (2.89%) Banking
3 4 (2.31%) Back Office
4 3 (1.73%) Marketing
5 1 (0.58%) German Language
5 1 (0.58%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.62%) Web Services
2 3 (1.73%) .NET
2 3 (1.73%) COM
3 2 (1.16%) XML
4 1 (0.58%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.58%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 44 (25.43%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (10.40%) Clustering
3 7 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.89%) Replication
5 4 (2.31%) Statistics
6 2 (1.16%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.16%) New Media
7 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.58%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.58%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 147 (84.97%) Windows
2 110 (63.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 77 (44.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 49 (28.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 43 (24.86%) Linux
6 28 (16.18%) Windows 2000
7 26 (15.03%) VMS
8 14 (8.09%) UNIX
9 5 (2.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.73%) Solaris
11 2 (1.16%) SUSE
11 2 (1.16%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.16%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.58%) CentOS
12 1 (0.58%) Debian
12 1 (0.58%) Fedora
12 1 (0.58%) AIX
12 1 (0.58%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (32.95%) ITIL
2 31 (17.92%) Change Management
3 30 (17.34%) Change Control
4 16 (9.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (6.94%) Service Delivery
6 11 (6.36%) Technical Architecture
6 11 (6.36%) Mentoring
7 10 (5.78%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (3.47%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (3.47%) Load Balancing
9 5 (2.89%) Programme Management
9 5 (2.89%) Build Automation
10 4 (2.31%) Benchmarking
10 4 (2.31%) Problem Management
11 3 (1.73%) Configuration Management
11 3 (1.73%) Time Management
12 2 (1.16%) Performance Management
12 2 (1.16%) Online Marketing
12 2 (1.16%) Capacity Planning
12 2 (1.16%) Service Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (19.08%) SQL
2 8 (4.62%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.47%) VB
3 6 (3.47%) Perl
4 5 (2.89%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.73%) PHP
5 3 (1.73%) Python
5 3 (1.73%) Ruby
6 2 (1.16%) C
6 2 (1.16%) Java
7 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.58%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 74 (42.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (26.59%) MCSE
3 41 (23.70%) MCITP
4 22 (12.72%) MCTS
5 21 (12.14%) Citrix Certification
6 19 (10.98%) CCA
6 19 (10.98%) Security Cleared
7 17 (9.83%) MCSA
8 16 (9.25%) MCP
9 11 (6.36%) SC Cleared
9 11 (6.36%) DV Cleared
10 7 (4.05%) CCNA
10 7 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (2.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (1.73%) RHCE
13 2 (1.16%) JNCIA
14 1 (0.58%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.47%) SLA
2 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 87 (50.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (28.32%) Active Directory
3 32 (18.50%) VMware ESX
4 26 (15.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 24 (13.87%) vSphere
6 20 (11.56%) Hyper-V
6 20 (11.56%) XenApp
7 9 (5.20%) Terminal Server
8 7 (4.05%) vCloud
9 4 (2.31%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.16%) KVM
10 2 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (1.16%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 1 (0.58%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (6.94%) WSUS
1 12 (6.94%) EMC NetWorker
2 11 (6.36%) NetBackup
3 8 (4.62%) SCOM
4 6 (3.47%) SCCM
4 6 (3.47%) Nagios
5 3 (1.73%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.16%) Plesk
6 2 (1.16%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (1.16%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.16%) cPanel
7 1 (0.58%) Kibana
7 1 (0.58%) Cacti
7 1 (0.58%) Ganglia
7 1 (0.58%) MAILsweeper
7 1 (0.58%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 129 (74.57%) VMware
2 85 (49.13%) Microsoft
3 58 (33.53%) Citrix
4 44 (25.43%) Cisco
5 27 (15.61%) HP
6 14 (8.09%) EMC
7 10 (5.78%) IBM
7 10 (5.78%) NetApp
7 10 (5.78%) Symantec
8 8 (4.62%) 3PAR
9 6 (3.47%) Red Hat
10 4 (2.31%) Oracle
11 3 (1.73%) CommVault
12 2 (1.16%) Riverbed
12 2 (1.16%) Dell
12 2 (1.16%) McAfee
12 2 (1.16%) AppSense
12 2 (1.16%) WatchGuard
13 1 (0.58%) Finjan
13 1 (0.58%) EPiServer
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Yoh Company
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits & overtime
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
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Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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