The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Support 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 in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Support
Rank 697 651 667
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 188 241 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.22% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.24% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 165 176 170
Average salary £32,500 £34,500 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.79% -0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -
Server Support
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
96305 101240 93715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.20% 94.50% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81010 82636 78466
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Server Support
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Server Support Jobs Demand Trend in England

Server Support
Salary Trend in England

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

Server Support Salary Trend in England

Server Support
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Server Support across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Server Support Salary Histogram in England

Server Support
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 within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
London -11 47 £37,500 -16.66% 2
South East +3 43 £35,000 +11.11% 2
South West -13 27 £30,000 +9.09% 1
East of England -7 23 £30,000 -14.28%
North West -10 18 £32,500 -5.79% 3
East Midlands +10 16 £40,000 +37.93%
Yorkshire -3 8 £26,300 -2.68% 1
West Midlands -4 6 £29,500 -9.23% 1
Server Support
UK

Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Server Support 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 in their job title.

1 301 (74.69%) Windows
2 170 (42.18%) VMware
3 155 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 147 (36.48%) Active Directory
5 125 (31.02%) SQL Server
5 125 (31.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 117 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 101 (25.06%) Citrix
8 93 (23.08%) MS Exchange
9 91 (22.58%) MS Excel
10 87 (21.59%) SQL
11 80 (19.85%) ITIL
11 80 (19.85%) VMware Infrastructure
12 75 (18.61%) Microsoft Certification
13 72 (17.87%) Windows Server 2003
14 64 (15.88%) SAN
15 62 (15.38%) Linux
16 61 (15.14%) Finance
17 53 (13.15%) Cisco
17 53 (13.15%) MCITP
18 51 (12.66%) MCSE
19 50 (12.41%) MS Office
20 48 (11.91%) vSphere
21 46 (11.41%) HP
22 42 (10.42%) DNS
23 40 (9.93%) MCSA
24 39 (9.68%) Hyper-V
25 37 (9.18%) Firewall
26 36 (8.93%) Disaster Recovery
26 36 (8.93%) NetApp

Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Server Support 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 in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 93 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 32 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (6.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 24 (5.96%) SharePoint
4 24 (5.96%) IIS
5 20 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2003
5 20 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2007
6 19 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2013
7 14 (3.47%) Tomcat
8 13 (3.23%) Lync
9 11 (2.73%) Apache
10 8 (1.99%) WebSphere
11 7 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (1.24%) JBoss
12 5 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2000
13 3 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.74%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.50%) Lotus Domino
14 2 (0.50%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 91 (22.58%) MS Excel
2 50 (12.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.74%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 25 (6.20%) Office 365
2 6 (1.49%) Google Apps
2 6 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.24%) SaaS
4 1 (0.25%) PaaS
4 1 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (15.88%) SAN
2 42 (10.42%) DNS
3 37 (9.18%) Firewall
4 33 (8.19%) DHCP
5 27 (6.70%) LAN
6 24 (5.96%) WAN
7 20 (4.96%) TCP/IP
8 13 (3.23%) LDAP
9 10 (2.48%) VPN
9 10 (2.48%) Internet
9 10 (2.48%) Wireless
10 7 (1.74%) iSCSI
10 7 (1.74%) VoIP
11 5 (1.24%) NAS
11 5 (1.24%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (0.99%) HTTP
13 3 (0.74%) FTP
13 3 (0.74%) Network Security
13 3 (0.74%) Telnet
13 3 (0.74%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (31.02%) SQL Server
2 21 (5.21%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (5.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (4.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 19 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (3.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (2.48%) Data Mining
6 10 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (1.24%) MySQL
7 5 (1.24%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (0.50%) OLAP
8 2 (0.50%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.25%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.25%) DTS
9 1 (0.25%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.25%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.25%) Yeoman
2 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 61 (15.14%) Finance
2 16 (3.97%) Banking
2 16 (3.97%) Retail
3 15 (3.72%) Back Office
4 10 (2.48%) Law
5 8 (1.99%) French Language
6 5 (1.24%) Retail Banking
6 5 (1.24%) Publishing
6 5 (1.24%) Spanish Language
7 3 (0.74%) German Language
7 3 (0.74%) Italian Language
8 2 (0.50%) Mandarin Language
8 2 (0.50%) Games
9 1 (0.25%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.25%) Legal
9 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.25%) Marketing
9 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.72%) .NET
2 11 (2.73%) ASP.NET
3 5 (1.24%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (1.24%) WCF
3 5 (1.24%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 4 (0.99%) RESTful
4 4 (0.99%) Web Services
5 3 (0.74%) J2EE
6 2 (0.50%) Middleware
7 1 (0.25%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.25%) CGI
7 1 (0.25%) ADO.NET
7 1 (0.25%) COM
7 1 (0.25%) Servlets
7 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (8.68%) Data Centre
2 23 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (5.21%) Clustering
4 17 (4.22%) Blackberry
5 12 (2.98%) Replication
6 10 (2.48%) CMDB
6 10 (2.48%) iPad
7 8 (1.99%) Private Cloud
7 8 (1.99%) EqualLogic
7 8 (1.99%) iPhone
8 6 (1.49%) Fat Client
8 6 (1.49%) Thin Client
8 6 (1.49%) HP StoreVirtual
9 5 (1.24%) Mobile Banking
10 4 (0.99%) Enterprise Storage
11 3 (0.74%) BYOD
11 3 (0.74%) HP Superdome
12 2 (0.50%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.50%) User Experience
12 2 (0.50%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 301 (74.69%) Windows
2 125 (31.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 117 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 72 (17.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 62 (15.38%) Linux
6 31 (7.69%) Windows 7
7 30 (7.44%) Windows 8
8 26 (6.45%) UNIX
9 14 (3.47%) Windows 2000 Server
10 11 (2.73%) Mac OS X
11 8 (1.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (1.49%) Windows XP
13 5 (1.24%) HPUX
14 4 (0.99%) Windows 2000
14 4 (0.99%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.50%) CentOS
15 2 (0.50%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.25%) SUSE
16 1 (0.25%) Solaris
16 1 (0.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (19.85%) ITIL
2 36 (8.93%) Disaster Recovery
3 20 (4.96%) Mentoring
4 19 (4.71%) Security Patching
4 19 (4.71%) Change Management
5 14 (3.47%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (3.23%) E-Commerce
6 13 (3.23%) Server Patching
6 13 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
7 11 (2.73%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (2.73%) Incident Management
7 11 (2.73%) Project Management
8 10 (2.48%) PRINCE2
9 9 (2.23%) Asset Management
9 9 (2.23%) Problem Management
9 9 (2.23%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (2.23%) Server Building
10 8 (1.99%) Workflow
10 8 (1.99%) Migration
11 7 (1.74%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 87 (21.59%) SQL
2 19 (4.71%) PowerShell
3 18 (4.47%) T-SQL
4 12 (2.98%) C#
5 4 (0.99%) VBScript
6 3 (0.74%) Java
6 3 (0.74%) C
7 2 (0.50%) Perl
7 2 (0.50%) VB
8 1 (0.25%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.25%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 75 (18.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 53 (13.15%) MCITP
3 51 (12.66%) MCSE
4 40 (9.93%) MCSA
5 32 (7.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 31 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
7 30 (7.44%) CCNA
8 23 (5.71%) Security Cleared
9 19 (4.71%) Degree
9 19 (4.71%) SC Cleared
10 15 (3.72%) MCP
11 13 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (1.99%) Citrix Certification
12 8 (1.99%) VCP5
13 6 (1.49%) CCNP
14 3 (0.74%) CCA
15 2 (0.50%) NCDA
16 1 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 1 (0.25%) CCSA
16 1 (0.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (7.69%) SLA
2 11 (2.73%) QA
3 6 (1.49%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 147 (36.48%) Active Directory
2 80 (19.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (11.91%) vSphere
4 39 (9.68%) Hyper-V
5 15 (3.72%) XenApp
6 13 (3.23%) XenDesktop
7 10 (2.48%) XenServer
7 10 (2.48%) Terminal Services
8 7 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (1.24%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (0.74%) BitLocker
11 2 (0.50%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.50%) vCloud
11 2 (0.50%) Xen
11 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.50%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.25%) Firmware
12 1 (0.25%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 34 (8.44%) WSUS
2 27 (6.70%) SCCM
3 25 (6.20%) Norton AntiVirus
4 24 (5.96%) Backup Exec
5 20 (4.96%) NetBackup
6 11 (2.73%) SCOM
7 10 (2.48%) McAfee ePO
8 6 (1.49%) Nagios
9 4 (0.99%) HP SIM
9 4 (0.99%) OpenView
10 3 (0.74%) Zenoss
10 3 (0.74%) WhatsUp Gold
11 2 (0.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 1 (0.25%) SCSM
12 1 (0.25%) Oracle ZFS
12 1 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 170 (42.18%) VMware
2 155 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 101 (25.06%) Citrix
4 53 (13.15%) Cisco
5 46 (11.41%) HP
6 36 (8.93%) NetApp
7 26 (6.45%) Symantec
8 25 (6.20%) IBM
9 23 (5.71%) Apple
10 22 (5.46%) EMC
11 21 (5.21%) Dell
12 16 (3.97%) Sophos
13 14 (3.47%) SolarWinds
13 14 (3.47%) Bomgar
14 11 (2.73%) Veeam
15 10 (2.48%) Cognos
15 10 (2.48%) McAfee
16 9 (2.23%) NetIQ
16 9 (2.23%) Remedy
17 8 (1.99%) Red Hat
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