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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Support
Rank 629 678 664
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 221 229 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.22% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 182 189 170
Average salary £35,750 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.71% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -9.09%
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
94274 104403 95375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.65%
Number of salaries quoted 78300 86556 80168
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 £27,000 £27,000
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
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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +43 84 £40,000 -11.11% 3
East of England +40 45 £32,500 -7.14%
South East -7 33 £36,000 +8.27% 1
South West +8 24 £36,250 +33.02% 5
Yorkshire -6 11 £29,900 +3.10%
East Midlands +4 10 £35,000 +9.37%
North West -1 10 £32,250 +37.23% 1
West Midlands -1 5 £36,500 +5.79% 1
Server Support
UK

Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 318 (75.00%) Windows
2 206 (48.58%) VMware
3 179 (42.22%) Active Directory
4 174 (41.04%) Microsoft
5 161 (37.97%) SQL Server
6 158 (37.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 137 (32.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 121 (28.54%) Citrix
9 119 (28.07%) MS Exchange
10 93 (21.93%) MS Excel
11 90 (21.23%) Windows Server 2003
12 88 (20.75%) SQL
13 86 (20.28%) VMware Infrastructure
14 83 (19.58%) Microsoft Certification
14 83 (19.58%) SAN
15 76 (17.92%) Exchange Server 2010
16 72 (16.98%) ITIL
17 70 (16.51%) Linux
18 65 (15.33%) MCSE
18 65 (15.33%) Cisco
18 65 (15.33%) Data Centre
19 61 (14.39%) HP
20 56 (13.21%) Hyper-V
21 55 (12.97%) vSphere
22 50 (11.79%) MS Office
23 49 (11.56%) Disaster Recovery
24 48 (11.32%) Firewall
25 47 (11.08%) SLA
26 45 (10.61%) Finance
27 44 (10.38%) Analytical Skills

Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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
1 119 (28.07%) MS Exchange
2 76 (17.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 38 (8.96%) Exchange Server 2007
4 36 (8.49%) SharePoint
5 32 (7.55%) IIS
6 23 (5.42%) Exchange Server 2003
7 22 (5.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 19 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2013
9 16 (3.77%) Lync
10 14 (3.30%) Tomcat
11 12 (2.83%) Apache
12 9 (2.12%) Apache Solr
13 6 (1.42%) SharePoint 2010
14 5 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
15 3 (0.71%) WebSphere
15 3 (0.71%) WebLogic
15 3 (0.71%) SAS
15 3 (0.71%) Office Communications Server
16 2 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 93 (21.93%) MS Excel
2 50 (11.79%) MS Office
3 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.24%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 6 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.18%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.77%) Office 365
2 15 (3.54%) SaaS
3 2 (0.47%) PaaS
3 2 (0.47%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.24%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 83 (19.58%) SAN
2 48 (11.32%) Firewall
3 43 (10.14%) DNS
4 39 (9.20%) LAN
5 33 (7.78%) WAN
6 32 (7.55%) DHCP
7 31 (7.31%) TCP/IP
8 28 (6.60%) VPN
9 17 (4.01%) NAS
10 16 (3.77%) Internet
11 12 (2.83%) Fibre Channel
12 10 (2.36%) LDAP
13 7 (1.65%) SNMP
13 7 (1.65%) iSCSI
14 4 (0.94%) PuTTY
14 4 (0.94%) SSH
14 4 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (0.94%) Wireless
14 4 (0.94%) Broadband
15 3 (0.71%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (37.97%) SQL Server
2 40 (9.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 38 (8.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 20 (4.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (2.83%) MySQL
7 9 (2.12%) Relational Database
8 8 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (1.65%) SQL Server 2000
10 6 (1.42%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (0.94%) DTS
12 3 (0.71%) Oracle ODI
12 3 (0.71%) Cognos Framework Manager
13 2 (0.47%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.47%) MS Access
14 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
14 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 1 (0.24%) Data Mining
14 1 (0.24%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 3 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio
General
1 45 (10.61%) Finance
2 15 (3.54%) Back Office
3 12 (2.83%) Law
4 9 (2.12%) French Language
4 9 (2.12%) Spanish Language
5 6 (1.42%) Publishing
6 5 (1.18%) German Language
6 5 (1.18%) Mandarin Language
7 4 (0.94%) Banking
8 3 (0.71%) Marketing
8 3 (0.71%) Italian Language
8 3 (0.71%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.47%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.47%) Games
10 1 (0.24%) Retail
10 1 (0.24%) Front Office
10 1 (0.24%) Legal
10 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.24%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.77%) .NET
2 9 (2.12%) Servlets
3 8 (1.89%) ASP.NET
4 6 (1.42%) Web Services
5 4 (0.94%) COM
6 3 (0.71%) J2EE
6 3 (0.71%) XML
6 3 (0.71%) Application Packaging
7 2 (0.47%) Middleware
8 1 (0.24%) HTML
8 1 (0.24%) WCF
8 1 (0.24%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (0.24%) CGI
8 1 (0.24%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 65 (15.33%) Data Centre
2 44 (10.38%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (9.67%) Clustering
4 22 (5.19%) Replication
5 21 (4.95%) Blackberry
6 14 (3.30%) iPad
7 10 (2.36%) Thin Client
7 10 (2.36%) Fat Client
8 9 (2.12%) iPhone
9 8 (1.89%) EqualLogic
10 7 (1.65%) CMDB
11 6 (1.42%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.71%) BYOD
13 2 (0.47%) Enterprise Storage
13 2 (0.47%) Computer Science
14 1 (0.24%) Hedge funds
14 1 (0.24%) Private Cloud
14 1 (0.24%) AS400
14 1 (0.24%) Mainframe
14 1 (0.24%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 318 (75.00%) Windows
2 158 (37.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 137 (32.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 90 (21.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 70 (16.51%) Linux
6 26 (6.13%) Windows 7
7 23 (5.42%) UNIX
8 13 (3.07%) Mac OS X
8 13 (3.07%) Windows 8
9 12 (2.83%) CentOS
10 8 (1.89%) Windows XP
11 7 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (1.18%) Windows 2000
12 5 (1.18%) Android
13 4 (0.94%) AIX
13 4 (0.94%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.94%) Windows Vista
13 4 (0.94%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (16.98%) ITIL
2 49 (11.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 24 (5.66%) Mentoring
4 21 (4.95%) Change Management
5 18 (4.25%) Migration
5 18 (4.25%) E-Commerce
6 16 (3.77%) Incident Management
6 16 (3.77%) Security Patching
6 16 (3.77%) Server Building
7 15 (3.54%) ERP
8 13 (3.07%) Change Control
9 11 (2.59%) Problem Management
10 10 (2.36%) Technical Architecture
11 9 (2.12%) Performance Monitoring
12 8 (1.89%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (1.42%) OpenUP
13 6 (1.42%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (1.42%) Configuration Management
13 6 (1.42%) Service Management
13 6 (1.42%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 88 (20.75%) SQL
2 26 (6.13%) PowerShell
3 19 (4.48%) T-SQL
4 9 (2.12%) C#
4 9 (2.12%) Java
5 5 (1.18%) VBScript
6 3 (0.71%) VB
6 3 (0.71%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.71%) C
7 1 (0.24%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.24%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 83 (19.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 65 (15.33%) MCSE
3 42 (9.91%) MCSA
4 37 (8.73%) MCITP
5 34 (8.02%) Cisco Certification
6 32 (7.55%) CCNA
7 29 (6.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 17 (4.01%) Security Cleared
9 15 (3.54%) MCP
10 14 (3.30%) Citrix Certification
11 12 (2.83%) Degree
12 11 (2.59%) SC Cleared
13 9 (2.12%) DV Cleared
14 8 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (1.89%) VCP5
15 7 (1.65%) CCA
15 7 (1.65%) CCNP
16 5 (1.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 4 (0.94%) CCSA
18 1 (0.24%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (11.08%) SLA
2 1 (0.24%) QA
System Software
1 179 (42.22%) Active Directory
2 86 (20.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (13.21%) Hyper-V
4 55 (12.97%) vSphere
5 38 (8.96%) XenApp
6 17 (4.01%) VMware ESX
7 14 (3.30%) XenDesktop
8 8 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (1.89%) XenServer
8 8 (1.89%) Terminal Services
9 6 (1.42%) ISA Server
10 4 (0.94%) Terminal Server
10 4 (0.94%) VMware Server
11 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.71%) NFS
11 3 (0.71%) Samba
12 2 (0.47%) Xen
13 1 (0.24%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 1 (0.24%) Firmware
13 1 (0.24%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 29 (6.84%) WSUS
2 26 (6.13%) SCCM
2 26 (6.13%) Norton AntiVirus
3 21 (4.95%) Backup Exec
4 14 (3.30%) NetBackup
5 13 (3.07%) McAfee ePO
6 10 (2.36%) Opsview
7 6 (1.42%) EMC NetWorker
7 6 (1.42%) SCOM
8 4 (0.94%) WMI
8 4 (0.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 3 (0.71%) nmon
9 3 (0.71%) Nagios
10 2 (0.47%) OpenView
10 2 (0.47%) Zenoss
10 2 (0.47%) WhatsUp Gold
10 2 (0.47%) HP SIM
11 1 (0.24%) HP Operations Orchestration
11 1 (0.24%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 206 (48.58%) VMware
2 174 (41.04%) Microsoft
3 121 (28.54%) Citrix
4 65 (15.33%) Cisco
5 61 (14.39%) HP
6 36 (8.49%) NetApp
7 32 (7.55%) Symantec
8 23 (5.42%) Dell
8 23 (5.42%) IBM
9 19 (4.48%) EMC
10 18 (4.25%) Apple
11 17 (4.01%) Veeam
12 16 (3.77%) Oracle
13 15 (3.54%) CommVault
13 15 (3.54%) CheckPoint
14 14 (3.30%) Cognos
14 14 (3.30%) Red Hat
15 13 (3.07%) McAfee
15 13 (3.07%) SolarWinds
16 10 (2.36%) 3PAR
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Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
West London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £30-35,000 + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £40,000 + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Warrington
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + + Benefits / Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
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XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £30-35,000 + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 20 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Bournemouth
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
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Arval
Salary: Competitive
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