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 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 Support Engineer
Rank 792 774 770
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support Engineer 96 79 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.088% 0.079% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.084% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 84 79 101
Average salary £34,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,025 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £31,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -1.56%
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
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 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 29 August 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 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
South East -18 28 £33,500 -2.18% 4
North West +6 21 £34,500 +16.94% 1
London 0 19 £40,000 +5.82% 1
Yorkshire -31 16 £27,025 -36.41% 1
East of England -22 5 £37,000 +12.12% 1
South West -27 3 £27,500 +10.00% 2
East Midlands - 2 £29,000 -
West Midlands -15 1 £25,000 -20.63%
North East - 1 £37,000 -
Server Support Engineer
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Server Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 144 (85.71%) Windows
2 118 (70.24%) VMware
3 111 (66.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 97 (57.74%) Microsoft
5 94 (55.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 81 (48.21%) VMware Infrastructure
7 69 (41.07%) Citrix
8 63 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 56 (33.33%) MS Excel
10 55 (32.74%) Active Directory
11 49 (29.17%) ITIL
12 48 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
13 42 (25.00%) Linux
14 41 (24.40%) SQL
15 39 (23.21%) Security Cleared
16 37 (22.02%) HP
17 35 (20.83%) SQL Server
17 35 (20.83%) Change Management
18 34 (20.24%) Cisco
18 34 (20.24%) DNS
19 33 (19.64%) EMC
20 32 (19.05%) XenApp
21 30 (17.86%) Hyper-V
21 30 (17.86%) MCSE
21 30 (17.86%) MS Exchange
22 29 (17.26%) IIS
22 29 (17.26%) Firewall
22 29 (17.26%) WSUS
22 29 (17.26%) MCTS
23 28 (16.67%) MCITP

Server Support Engineer
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 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 30 (17.86%) MS Exchange
2 29 (17.26%) IIS
3 18 (10.71%) SharePoint
3 18 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (7.74%) Exchange Server 2003
5 12 (7.14%) Apache
6 9 (5.36%) SharePoint Server
6 9 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (4.76%) Lync
8 3 (1.79%) Node.js
9 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.60%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 56 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.55%) MS Office
3 3 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
1 1 (0.60%) Advent Moxy
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.14%) IaaS
2 6 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.98%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.79%) PaaS
4 3 (1.79%) Jelastic
Communications & Networking
1 34 (20.24%) DNS
2 29 (17.26%) Firewall
3 25 (14.88%) SAN
4 24 (14.29%) LAN
4 24 (14.29%) DHCP
5 23 (13.69%) WAN
6 18 (10.71%) TCP/IP
7 16 (9.52%) VPN
8 13 (7.74%) VoIP
8 13 (7.74%) MPLS
9 5 (2.98%) NAS
9 5 (2.98%) VLAN
10 4 (2.38%) Internet
11 2 (1.19%) LDAP
11 2 (1.19%) Intranet
11 2 (1.19%) SMTP
11 2 (1.19%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.60%) HTTP
12 1 (0.60%) SNMP
12 1 (0.60%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.33%) MySQL
3 13 (7.74%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (7.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (6.55%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.79%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.60%) HBase
General
1 28 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (2.38%) Banking
2 4 (2.38%) Investment Banking
3 3 (1.79%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.60%) Military
4 1 (0.60%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.76%) Web Services
2 4 (2.38%) Application Packaging
3 3 (1.79%) .NET
4 2 (1.19%) XML
4 2 (1.19%) LAMP
5 1 (0.60%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.74%) Clustering
2 9 (5.36%) Thin Client
2 9 (5.36%) Fat Client
3 7 (4.17%) FlexPod
3 7 (4.17%) Client/Server
3 7 (4.17%) CLARiiON
4 6 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.98%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.38%) Statistics
7 2 (1.19%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.60%) Firmware
8 1 (0.60%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 144 (85.71%) Windows
2 111 (66.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 94 (55.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 48 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 42 (25.00%) Linux
6 18 (10.71%) Windows 2000
6 18 (10.71%) VMS
7 12 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
8 11 (6.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (5.36%) Windows 7
9 9 (5.36%) SUSE
9 9 (5.36%) Solaris
10 7 (4.17%) Windows XP
10 7 (4.17%) UNIX
11 3 (1.79%) Windows Vista
11 3 (1.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (29.17%) ITIL
2 35 (20.83%) Change Management
3 26 (15.48%) Disaster Recovery
4 21 (12.50%) Change Control
5 18 (10.71%) Performance Monitoring
6 16 (9.52%) Service Delivery
7 10 (5.95%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (5.95%) Time Management
8 9 (5.36%) Project Management
9 7 (4.17%) PRINCE2
10 6 (3.57%) Service Management
10 6 (3.57%) Load Balancing
11 5 (2.98%) Programme Management
12 4 (2.38%) Benchmarking
12 4 (2.38%) Problem Management
13 3 (1.79%) Customer Engagement
13 3 (1.79%) Capacity Planning
13 3 (1.79%) Migration
13 3 (1.79%) Risk Management
14 2 (1.19%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 41 (24.40%) SQL
2 6 (3.57%) Python
2 6 (3.57%) PHP
3 4 (2.38%) Ruby
4 3 (1.79%) C
4 3 (1.79%) Java
5 2 (1.19%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.60%) Perl
Qualifications
1 63 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (23.21%) Security Cleared
3 30 (17.86%) MCSE
4 29 (17.26%) MCTS
5 28 (16.67%) MCITP
6 26 (15.48%) CCA
6 26 (15.48%) Citrix Certification
7 23 (13.69%) SC Cleared
8 21 (12.50%) DV Cleared
9 18 (10.71%) MCP
10 10 (5.95%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (5.95%) CCNA
11 6 (3.57%) MCSA
12 5 (2.98%) JNCIA
13 4 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (1.79%) Degree
15 2 (1.19%) JNCIS
15 2 (1.19%) CCNP
15 2 (1.19%) RHCE
15 2 (1.19%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.76%) SLA
2 2 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.60%) BS7799
System Software
1 81 (48.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 55 (32.74%) Active Directory
3 32 (19.05%) XenApp
4 30 (17.86%) Hyper-V
5 28 (16.67%) VMware ESX
6 22 (13.10%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 15 (8.93%) XenDesktop
8 13 (7.74%) Terminal Server
9 9 (5.36%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 7 (4.17%) vSphere
10 7 (4.17%) XenServer
11 5 (2.98%) Terminal Services
12 2 (1.19%) NLBS
12 2 (1.19%) KVM
13 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.60%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 29 (17.26%) WSUS
2 28 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
3 25 (14.88%) SCCM
4 13 (7.74%) SCOM
5 9 (5.36%) Tivoli
6 7 (4.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 5 (2.98%) Backup Exec
8 4 (2.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (1.79%) Plesk
10 2 (1.19%) MAILsweeper
10 2 (1.19%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.60%) Nagios
11 1 (0.60%) Cacti
11 1 (0.60%) Ganglia
11 1 (0.60%) Kibana
Vendors
1 118 (70.24%) VMware
2 97 (57.74%) Microsoft
3 69 (41.07%) Citrix
4 37 (22.02%) HP
5 34 (20.24%) Cisco
6 33 (19.64%) EMC
7 26 (15.48%) IBM
8 15 (8.93%) Symantec
9 13 (7.74%) Oracle
10 12 (7.14%) Red Hat
11 11 (6.55%) Dell
12 10 (5.95%) CommVault
12 10 (5.95%) NetApp
13 7 (4.17%) SolarWinds
13 7 (4.17%) Nimsoft
14 4 (2.38%) AppSense
15 2 (1.19%) Juniper
15 2 (1.19%) Finjan
15 2 (1.19%) NETGEAR
15 2 (1.19%) Vyatta
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