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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Support Engineer
Rank 778 776 762
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support Engineer 93 75 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.087% 0.075% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.080% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 84 75 96
Average salary £34,500 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,025 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -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
100571 93749 105909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.37% 94.25% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 82215 78642 91158
Average salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% +1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 -22 25 £37,500 +20.96% 6
North West +5 22 £34,500 +16.94% 1
London -13 20 £41,750 +10.44% 2
Yorkshire -28 13 £27,025 -36.41% 1
East Midlands - 4 £30,000 -
West Midlands -4 3 £32,500 +4.00%
South West -27 3 £32,500 +30.00% 2
East of England -36 2 £33,750 +2.27%
North East - 1 £37,000 -
Server Support Engineer
UK

Server Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 155 (86.59%) Windows
2 129 (72.07%) VMware
3 119 (66.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 106 (59.22%) Microsoft
5 102 (56.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 87 (48.60%) VMware Infrastructure
7 75 (41.90%) Citrix
8 69 (38.55%) Microsoft Certification
9 61 (34.08%) MS Excel
10 58 (32.40%) Active Directory
11 53 (29.61%) ITIL
12 51 (28.49%) Windows Server 2012
13 48 (26.82%) SQL
14 43 (24.02%) Linux
15 40 (22.35%) SQL Server
15 40 (22.35%) Cisco
16 38 (21.23%) Security Cleared
17 37 (20.67%) HP
17 37 (20.67%) Change Management
18 35 (19.55%) DNS
19 34 (18.99%) IIS
19 34 (18.99%) Firewall
19 34 (18.99%) XenApp
20 33 (18.44%) EMC
21 32 (17.88%) Hyper-V
22 31 (17.32%) MCSE
22 31 (17.32%) MS Exchange
23 29 (16.20%) VMware ESX
23 29 (16.20%) Finance
23 29 (16.20%) MCTS

Server Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 34 (18.99%) IIS
2 31 (17.32%) MS Exchange
3 20 (11.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (10.61%) SharePoint
5 14 (7.82%) Exchange Server 2003
6 11 (6.15%) Apache
7 9 (5.03%) Lync
7 9 (5.03%) SharePoint Server
7 9 (5.03%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.68%) Node.js
9 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 61 (34.08%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.15%) MS Office
3 3 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
1 1 (0.56%) Advent Moxy
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.82%) IaaS
2 7 (3.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.79%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.68%) Jelastic
4 3 (1.68%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (19.55%) DNS
2 34 (18.99%) Firewall
3 27 (15.08%) LAN
3 27 (15.08%) SAN
3 27 (15.08%) WAN
4 25 (13.97%) DHCP
5 21 (11.73%) TCP/IP
6 19 (10.61%) VPN
7 15 (8.38%) VoIP
7 15 (8.38%) MPLS
8 6 (3.35%) Internet
8 6 (3.35%) VLAN
9 5 (2.79%) NAS
10 3 (1.68%) Intranet
11 2 (1.12%) LDAP
11 2 (1.12%) SMTP
11 2 (1.12%) NetScaler
12 1 (0.56%) Network Security
12 1 (0.56%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (0.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (22.35%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (8.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (7.26%) MySQL
5 11 (6.15%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.23%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (2.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.23%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.12%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.56%) HBase
9 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.12%) MSI
General
1 29 (16.20%) Finance
2 3 (1.68%) Investment Banking
2 3 (1.68%) Banking
2 3 (1.68%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.12%) Marketing
4 1 (0.56%) Retail
4 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.59%) Web Services
2 5 (2.79%) .NET
3 3 (1.68%) Application Packaging
3 3 (1.68%) XML
4 2 (1.12%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.64%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.38%) Clustering
3 9 (5.03%) Fat Client
3 9 (5.03%) Thin Client
4 8 (4.47%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (3.91%) CLARiiON
5 7 (3.91%) Client/Server
5 7 (3.91%) FlexPod
6 5 (2.79%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.23%) Statistics
8 2 (1.12%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.12%) New Media
9 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.56%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 155 (86.59%) Windows
2 119 (66.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 102 (56.98%) Windows Server 2003
4 51 (28.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 43 (24.02%) Linux
6 20 (11.17%) Windows 2000
7 19 (10.61%) VMS
8 11 (6.15%) Windows 2000 Server
8 11 (6.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (5.03%) Solaris
9 9 (5.03%) SUSE
10 8 (4.47%) Windows 7
11 7 (3.91%) UNIX
12 6 (3.35%) Windows XP
13 3 (1.68%) Windows 8
13 3 (1.68%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (29.61%) ITIL
2 37 (20.67%) Change Management
3 28 (15.64%) Disaster Recovery
4 22 (12.29%) Change Control
5 19 (10.61%) Mentoring
6 18 (10.06%) Performance Monitoring
6 18 (10.06%) Service Delivery
7 10 (5.59%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (5.59%) Time Management
8 9 (5.03%) Project Management
9 7 (3.91%) PRINCE2
10 6 (3.35%) Service Management
10 6 (3.35%) Load Balancing
11 5 (2.79%) Programme Management
12 4 (2.23%) Benchmarking
12 4 (2.23%) Problem Management
13 3 (1.68%) Customer Engagement
13 3 (1.68%) Capacity Planning
13 3 (1.68%) Risk Management
13 3 (1.68%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 48 (26.82%) SQL
2 5 (2.79%) Python
2 5 (2.79%) PHP
3 4 (2.23%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.23%) Ruby
4 3 (1.68%) C
4 3 (1.68%) Java
5 2 (1.12%) Perl
6 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 69 (38.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (21.23%) Security Cleared
3 31 (17.32%) MCSE
4 29 (16.20%) MCTS
4 29 (16.20%) MCITP
5 27 (15.08%) Citrix Certification
6 25 (13.97%) CCA
7 22 (12.29%) SC Cleared
8 20 (11.17%) MCP
8 20 (11.17%) DV Cleared
9 10 (5.59%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (5.59%) CCNA
10 7 (3.91%) MCSA
11 5 (2.79%) JNCIA
11 5 (2.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (1.68%) Degree
13 2 (1.12%) RHCE
13 2 (1.12%) CCNP
13 2 (1.12%) VCAP
13 2 (1.12%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.03%) SLA
2 2 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.56%) QA
3 1 (0.56%) BS7799
System Software
1 87 (48.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (32.40%) Active Directory
3 34 (18.99%) XenApp
4 32 (17.88%) Hyper-V
5 29 (16.20%) VMware ESX
6 22 (12.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 16 (8.94%) Terminal Server
8 15 (8.38%) XenDesktop
9 10 (5.59%) vSphere
10 9 (5.03%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 7 (3.91%) XenServer
12 5 (2.79%) Terminal Services
13 3 (1.68%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (1.12%) NLBS
14 2 (1.12%) KVM
15 1 (0.56%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 1 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 29 (16.20%) WSUS
1 29 (16.20%) EMC NetWorker
2 26 (14.53%) SCCM
3 15 (8.38%) SCOM
4 9 (5.03%) Tivoli
5 7 (3.91%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 5 (2.79%) Backup Exec
7 4 (2.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (1.68%) Plesk
8 3 (1.68%) MAILsweeper
9 2 (1.12%) NetBackup
9 2 (1.12%) Nagios
10 1 (0.56%) Kibana
10 1 (0.56%) Cacti
10 1 (0.56%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 129 (72.07%) VMware
2 106 (59.22%) Microsoft
3 75 (41.90%) Citrix
4 40 (22.35%) Cisco
5 37 (20.67%) HP
6 33 (18.44%) EMC
7 26 (14.53%) IBM
8 15 (8.38%) Symantec
9 13 (7.26%) Oracle
10 12 (6.70%) Red Hat
11 11 (6.15%) CommVault
11 11 (6.15%) Dell
12 10 (5.59%) NetApp
13 7 (3.91%) SolarWinds
13 7 (3.91%) Nimsoft
14 6 (3.35%) AppSense
15 3 (1.68%) Finjan
16 2 (1.12%) Juniper
16 2 (1.12%) Riverbed
17 1 (0.56%) Vyatta
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