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 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 Support Engineer
Rank 778 794 770
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support Engineer 95 65 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.089% 0.065% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.069% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 91 59 89
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,025 £24,150 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
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
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 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 23 October 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 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
(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 -8 28 £37,500 +36.36% 1
North West - 21 £34,500 - 2
South West -15 11 £32,500 +30.00% 3
London -16 11 £47,500 +26.66% 4
East Midlands +14 10 £29,000 -23.68%
Yorkshire -39 10 £27,263 +12.88%
West Midlands -23 4 £33,250 -5.67%
Server Support Engineer
UK

Server Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 160 (87.91%) Windows
2 139 (76.37%) VMware
3 121 (66.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 100 (54.95%) Microsoft
5 95 (52.20%) VMware Infrastructure
6 92 (50.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 77 (42.31%) Microsoft Certification
8 73 (40.11%) Citrix
9 62 (34.07%) MS Excel
10 61 (33.52%) ITIL
11 58 (31.87%) Active Directory
12 50 (27.47%) Cisco
13 49 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
14 41 (22.53%) SQL
15 40 (21.98%) Firewall
16 39 (21.43%) Linux
16 39 (21.43%) MCSE
17 38 (20.88%) DNS
17 38 (20.88%) MCITP
17 38 (20.88%) Analytical Skills
18 37 (20.33%) SQL Server
19 36 (19.78%) Change Management
20 35 (19.23%) IIS
20 35 (19.23%) SAN
21 32 (17.58%) HP
21 32 (17.58%) VMware ESX
21 32 (17.58%) XenApp
22 31 (17.03%) MCTS
23 30 (16.48%) Finance
23 30 (16.48%) Security Cleared

Server Support Engineer
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 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 35 (19.23%) IIS
2 23 (12.64%) MS Exchange
3 15 (8.24%) SharePoint
4 12 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (4.40%) Lync
6 7 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (2.20%) Apache
8 3 (1.65%) Node.js
8 3 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.55%) JBoss
Applications
1 62 (34.07%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.85%) MS Office
3 3 (1.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
1 1 (0.55%) Advent Moxy
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.59%) IaaS
2 7 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.65%) PaaS
4 3 (1.65%) Jelastic
Communications & Networking
1 40 (21.98%) Firewall
2 38 (20.88%) DNS
3 35 (19.23%) SAN
4 26 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 24 (13.19%) WAN
5 24 (13.19%) LAN
6 21 (11.54%) DHCP
7 18 (9.89%) VPN
8 13 (7.14%) MPLS
8 13 (7.14%) VoIP
9 6 (3.30%) VLAN
10 5 (2.75%) Internet
11 2 (1.10%) Intranet
11 2 (1.10%) SSL
11 2 (1.10%) SMTP
11 2 (1.10%) NetScaler
12 1 (0.55%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.55%) NAS
12 1 (0.55%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (0.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (20.33%) SQL Server
2 21 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (9.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (4.40%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (2.20%) MySQL
6 3 (1.65%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.55%) HBase
8 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.10%) MSI
General
1 30 (16.48%) Finance
2 4 (2.20%) Advertising
3 3 (1.65%) Banking
3 3 (1.65%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.10%) Back Office
4 2 (1.10%) Marketing
5 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.55%) Retail
5 1 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.95%) Web Services
2 4 (2.20%) .NET
3 2 (1.10%) XML
3 2 (1.10%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.55%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 38 (20.88%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (8.79%) Clustering
3 8 (4.40%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.75%) Fat Client
4 5 (2.75%) Thin Client
4 5 (2.75%) Replication
4 5 (2.75%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.20%) FlexPod
5 4 (2.20%) CLARiiON
5 4 (2.20%) Statistics
6 3 (1.65%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.10%) New Media
8 1 (0.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 160 (87.91%) Windows
2 121 (66.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 92 (50.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 49 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 39 (21.43%) Linux
6 28 (15.38%) Windows 2000
7 23 (12.64%) VMS
8 7 (3.85%) Windows 7
9 6 (3.30%) UNIX
9 6 (3.30%) Windows 2000 Server
9 6 (3.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (2.20%) Windows 8
10 4 (2.20%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.65%) Windows Vista
11 3 (1.65%) SUSE
11 3 (1.65%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (33.52%) ITIL
2 36 (19.78%) Change Management
3 28 (15.38%) Change Control
4 24 (13.19%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (8.79%) Service Delivery
5 16 (8.79%) Mentoring
6 13 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
7 8 (4.40%) Project Management
8 7 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (3.85%) Time Management
9 6 (3.30%) PRINCE2
9 6 (3.30%) Service Management
9 6 (3.30%) Load Balancing
10 5 (2.75%) Build Automation
10 5 (2.75%) Programme Management
10 5 (2.75%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (2.20%) Benchmarking
12 3 (1.65%) Customer Engagement
12 3 (1.65%) Migration
12 3 (1.65%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (22.53%) SQL
2 8 (4.40%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.30%) Perl
4 5 (2.75%) Bash Shell
4 5 (2.75%) VB
5 4 (2.20%) Python
5 4 (2.20%) PHP
5 4 (2.20%) Ruby
6 3 (1.65%) C
6 3 (1.65%) Java
Qualifications
1 77 (42.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (21.43%) MCSE
3 38 (20.88%) MCITP
4 31 (17.03%) MCTS
5 30 (16.48%) Security Cleared
6 27 (14.84%) Citrix Certification
7 25 (13.74%) CCA
8 22 (12.09%) MCP
9 17 (9.34%) SC Cleared
10 15 (8.24%) DV Cleared
11 11 (6.04%) MCSA
12 10 (5.49%) CCNA
12 10 (5.49%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 5 (2.75%) JNCIA
15 2 (1.10%) RHCE
15 2 (1.10%) CCNP
15 2 (1.10%) JNCIS
15 2 (1.10%) VCAP
16 1 (0.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.85%) SLA
2 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 95 (52.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (31.87%) Active Directory
3 32 (17.58%) VMware ESX
3 32 (17.58%) XenApp
4 28 (15.38%) Hyper-V
5 26 (14.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 19 (10.44%) vSphere
7 14 (7.69%) Terminal Server
8 10 (5.49%) XenDesktop
9 6 (3.30%) XenServer
10 5 (2.75%) vCloud
11 4 (2.20%) Terminal Services
12 3 (1.65%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 2 (1.10%) KVM
13 2 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
14 1 (0.55%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.55%) VMware Workstation
14 1 (0.55%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 23 (12.64%) WSUS
1 23 (12.64%) SCCM
2 20 (10.99%) EMC NetWorker
3 14 (7.69%) SCOM
4 6 (3.30%) Nagios
5 5 (2.75%) NetBackup
5 5 (2.75%) Backup Exec
6 4 (2.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (1.65%) Plesk
7 3 (1.65%) Tivoli
8 2 (1.10%) MAILsweeper
9 1 (0.55%) Cacti
9 1 (0.55%) Ganglia
9 1 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.55%) Kibana
Vendors
1 139 (76.37%) VMware
2 100 (54.95%) Microsoft
3 73 (40.11%) Citrix
4 50 (27.47%) Cisco
5 32 (17.58%) HP
6 21 (11.54%) EMC
7 16 (8.79%) IBM
8 14 (7.69%) Symantec
9 11 (6.04%) NetApp
10 9 (4.95%) Dell
11 7 (3.85%) Red Hat
11 7 (3.85%) CommVault
12 6 (3.30%) AppSense
12 6 (3.30%) Nimsoft
13 5 (2.75%) Oracle
14 4 (2.20%) SolarWinds
15 2 (1.10%) Juniper
15 2 (1.10%) WatchGuard
15 2 (1.10%) Finjan
15 2 (1.10%) Riverbed
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