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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Support Engineer
Rank 785 796 762
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support Engineer 93 66 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.087% 0.065% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.069% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 89 61 99
Average salary £34,500 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.98% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,025 £24,150 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £42,500 £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
100718 95501 103305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.44% 94.50% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 83018 80165 88637
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 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 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 21 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 -3 27 £37,500 +36.36% 1
North West - 18 £34,500 - 3
London -14 13 £47,500 +20.55% 1
Yorkshire -21 11 £27,025 +11.90%
East Midlands +5 10 £29,000 -23.68%
South West -13 10 £33,750 +35.00% 4
West Midlands -23 4 £33,250 +2.30%
Server Support Engineer
UK

Server Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 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.

1 158 (87.78%) Windows
2 139 (77.22%) VMware
3 119 (66.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 101 (56.11%) Microsoft
5 95 (52.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 91 (50.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 74 (41.11%) Citrix
7 74 (41.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 64 (35.56%) MS Excel
9 60 (33.33%) ITIL
10 57 (31.67%) Active Directory
11 51 (28.33%) Windows Server 2012
12 50 (27.78%) Cisco
13 43 (23.89%) SQL
14 40 (22.22%) Firewall
15 39 (21.67%) DNS
16 38 (21.11%) SQL Server
16 38 (21.11%) Linux
17 37 (20.56%) MCSE
18 36 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
19 35 (19.44%) IIS
19 35 (19.44%) MCITP
20 34 (18.89%) XenApp
20 34 (18.89%) SAN
20 34 (18.89%) Change Management
21 33 (18.33%) HP
22 32 (17.78%) VMware ESX
23 30 (16.67%) Security Cleared
23 30 (16.67%) MCTS
24 29 (16.11%) Hyper-V

Server Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 (19.44%) IIS
2 24 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 16 (8.89%) SharePoint
4 13 (7.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (5.00%) Lync
5 9 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (4.44%) SharePoint Server
6 8 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (2.22%) Apache
8 3 (1.67%) Node.js
8 3 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.56%) JBoss
9 1 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 64 (35.56%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.44%) MS Office
3 3 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
1 1 (0.56%) Advent Moxy
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.67%) IaaS
2 7 (3.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.67%) PaaS
4 3 (1.67%) Jelastic
Communications & Networking
1 40 (22.22%) Firewall
2 39 (21.67%) DNS
3 34 (18.89%) SAN
4 26 (14.44%) TCP/IP
5 24 (13.33%) LAN
5 24 (13.33%) WAN
6 22 (12.22%) DHCP
7 18 (10.00%) VPN
8 13 (7.22%) VoIP
8 13 (7.22%) MPLS
9 6 (3.33%) VLAN
10 5 (2.78%) Internet
11 2 (1.11%) NetScaler
11 2 (1.11%) Intranet
11 2 (1.11%) SSL
11 2 (1.11%) SMTP
12 1 (0.56%) HTTP
12 1 (0.56%) SNMP
12 1 (0.56%) Network Security
12 1 (0.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (21.11%) SQL Server
2 21 (11.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (3.89%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (2.22%) MySQL
6 3 (1.67%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.56%) HBase
8 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.11%) MSI
General
1 29 (16.11%) Finance
2 3 (1.67%) Advertising
2 3 (1.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (1.67%) Banking
3 2 (1.11%) Marketing
3 2 (1.11%) Back Office
4 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.00%) Web Services
2 4 (2.22%) .NET
3 2 (1.11%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.11%) XML
4 1 (0.56%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 36 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.33%) Clustering
3 8 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.33%) Fat Client
4 6 (3.33%) Thin Client
4 6 (3.33%) Client/Server
5 5 (2.78%) CLARiiON
5 5 (2.78%) Replication
5 5 (2.78%) FlexPod
6 4 (2.22%) Statistics
7 3 (1.67%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.11%) New Media
9 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 158 (87.78%) Windows
2 119 (66.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 91 (50.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 51 (28.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 38 (21.11%) Linux
6 25 (13.89%) Windows 2000
7 22 (12.22%) VMS
8 7 (3.89%) Windows 7
8 7 (3.89%) Windows 2000 Server
9 6 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (3.33%) UNIX
10 4 (2.22%) Windows 8
10 4 (2.22%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.67%) Solaris
11 3 (1.67%) SUSE
11 3 (1.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (33.33%) ITIL
2 34 (18.89%) Change Management
3 25 (13.89%) Change Control
4 24 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 16 (8.89%) Service Delivery
5 16 (8.89%) Mentoring
6 13 (7.22%) Performance Monitoring
7 9 (5.00%) Project Management
8 8 (4.44%) Time Management
9 7 (3.89%) PRINCE2
10 6 (3.33%) Load Balancing
10 6 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (3.33%) Service Management
11 5 (2.78%) Programme Management
11 5 (2.78%) Build Automation
11 5 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (2.22%) Benchmarking
13 3 (1.67%) Migration
13 3 (1.67%) Risk Management
13 3 (1.67%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 43 (23.89%) SQL
2 8 (4.44%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.33%) Perl
4 5 (2.78%) VB
4 5 (2.78%) Bash Shell
5 4 (2.22%) Ruby
5 4 (2.22%) PHP
5 4 (2.22%) Python
6 3 (1.67%) C
6 3 (1.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 74 (41.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (20.56%) MCSE
3 35 (19.44%) MCITP
4 30 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 30 (16.67%) MCTS
5 28 (15.56%) Citrix Certification
6 26 (14.44%) CCA
7 21 (11.67%) MCP
8 17 (9.44%) SC Cleared
9 15 (8.33%) DV Cleared
10 10 (5.56%) CCNA
10 10 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (5.56%) MCSA
11 7 (3.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (2.78%) JNCIA
13 2 (1.11%) VCAP
13 2 (1.11%) JNCIS
13 2 (1.11%) RHCE
13 2 (1.11%) CCNP
14 1 (0.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.89%) SLA
2 1 (0.56%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 95 (52.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 57 (31.67%) Active Directory
3 34 (18.89%) XenApp
4 32 (17.78%) VMware ESX
5 29 (16.11%) Hyper-V
6 26 (14.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 19 (10.56%) vSphere
8 14 (7.78%) Terminal Server
9 12 (6.67%) XenDesktop
10 7 (3.89%) XenServer
11 5 (2.78%) vCloud
12 4 (2.22%) Terminal Services
13 3 (1.67%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 2 (1.11%) KVM
14 2 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
14 2 (1.11%) Microsoft App-V
15 1 (0.56%) Firmware
15 1 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
15 1 (0.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 24 (13.33%) SCCM
1 24 (13.33%) WSUS
2 21 (11.67%) EMC NetWorker
3 14 (7.78%) SCOM
4 6 (3.33%) Nagios
5 5 (2.78%) NetBackup
5 5 (2.78%) Backup Exec
5 5 (2.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (1.67%) Tivoli
6 3 (1.67%) Plesk
7 2 (1.11%) MAILsweeper
8 1 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.56%) Cacti
8 1 (0.56%) Ganglia
8 1 (0.56%) Kibana
Vendors
1 139 (77.22%) VMware
2 101 (56.11%) Microsoft
3 74 (41.11%) Citrix
4 50 (27.78%) Cisco
5 33 (18.33%) HP
6 22 (12.22%) EMC
7 16 (8.89%) IBM
8 15 (8.33%) Symantec
9 12 (6.67%) NetApp
10 10 (5.56%) Dell
11 8 (4.44%) CommVault
12 7 (3.89%) Red Hat
12 7 (3.89%) Nimsoft
13 6 (3.33%) AppSense
14 5 (2.78%) Oracle
14 5 (2.78%) SolarWinds
15 2 (1.11%) Riverbed
15 2 (1.11%) 3PAR
15 2 (1.11%) WatchGuard
15 2 (1.11%) Finjan
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