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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Support
Rank 654 641 547
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -94
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 230 193 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.20% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.21% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 176 169 326
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.07%
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
100759 92707 104130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.40% 94.26% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82433 77843 89539
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £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 18 September 2014.

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 18 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
London -36 71 £45,000 +9.75% 4
South East -21 51 £31,500 +3.27% 13
North West +8 31 £34,500 +16.94% 1
East of England -19 23 £34,000 +3.03%
South West -7 17 £31,250 +25.00% 3
Yorkshire -25 17 £27,025 -9.91% 1
West Midlands -22 8 £33,250 +6.40% 2
East Midlands -8 6 £30,000 -21.05% 2
North East - 6 £31,000 - 1
Server Support
UK

Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

1 401 (83.72%) Windows
2 283 (59.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 268 (55.95%) VMware
4 254 (53.03%) Microsoft
5 230 (48.02%) Windows Server 2003
6 189 (39.46%) Citrix
7 185 (38.62%) Active Directory
8 184 (38.41%) VMware Infrastructure
9 172 (35.91%) Microsoft Certification
10 161 (33.61%) SQL Server
11 153 (31.94%) MS Excel
12 142 (29.65%) SQL
13 140 (29.23%) MS Exchange
14 121 (25.26%) DNS
15 120 (25.05%) ITIL
16 110 (22.96%) MCSE
17 97 (20.25%) Exchange Server 2010
18 95 (19.83%) Firewall
19 90 (18.79%) Finance
20 86 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012
21 83 (17.33%) MCITP
21 83 (17.33%) SAN
22 76 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
23 72 (15.03%) Cisco
24 69 (14.41%) DHCP
25 68 (14.20%) XenApp
26 66 (13.78%) Exchange Server 2007
27 65 (13.57%) Linux
28 63 (13.15%) IIS
29 59 (12.32%) Exchange Server 2003

Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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
1 140 (29.23%) MS Exchange
2 97 (20.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 66 (13.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 63 (13.15%) IIS
5 59 (12.32%) Exchange Server 2003
6 38 (7.93%) SharePoint
7 29 (6.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 20 (4.18%) Lync
9 18 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2013
10 11 (2.30%) SharePoint Server
11 10 (2.09%) Lotus Domino
12 9 (1.88%) Apache
13 8 (1.67%) WebSphere
13 8 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
14 7 (1.46%) OpenEdge
15 4 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2000
15 4 (0.84%) WorkSite
16 3 (0.63%) Node.js
16 3 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
16 3 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 153 (31.94%) MS Excel
2 32 (6.68%) MS Office
3 3 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.21%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.21%) Markit EDM
1 1 (0.21%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
1 1 (0.21%) Advent Moxy
1 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.21%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.55%) IaaS
2 10 (2.09%) PaaS
3 9 (1.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.63%) Jelastic
5 3 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 121 (25.26%) DNS
2 95 (19.83%) Firewall
3 83 (17.33%) SAN
4 69 (14.41%) DHCP
5 56 (11.69%) LAN
6 53 (11.06%) WAN
7 42 (8.77%) VPN
8 35 (7.31%) TCP/IP
9 26 (5.43%) VoIP
10 23 (4.80%) MPLS
11 20 (4.18%) NAS
11 20 (4.18%) Network Security
12 15 (3.13%) VLAN
13 14 (2.92%) Internet
14 12 (2.51%) Wi-Fi
15 7 (1.46%) iSCSI
16 6 (1.25%) Cisco IPT
16 6 (1.25%) IP Telephony
16 6 (1.25%) ISDN
16 6 (1.25%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (33.61%) SQL Server
2 59 (12.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 42 (8.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 22 (4.59%) MySQL
5 16 (3.34%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (2.92%) Relational Database
7 13 (2.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (2.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (2.09%) Oracle Database
9 9 (1.88%) SQL Server 2000
10 7 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (1.25%) RDBMS
12 5 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (0.84%) Ingres
14 2 (0.42%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (0.42%) Oracle Database 10g
15 1 (0.21%) Essbase
15 1 (0.21%) Big Data
15 1 (0.21%) Hyperion Smart View
15 1 (0.21%) HBase
Development Applications
1 5 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (0.84%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.42%) MSI
General
1 90 (18.79%) Finance
2 25 (5.22%) Banking
2 25 (5.22%) Retail
3 18 (3.76%) Manufacturing
4 16 (3.34%) Law
5 10 (2.09%) Back Office
6 5 (1.04%) Legal
6 5 (1.04%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.63%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.63%) Local Government
7 3 (0.63%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.42%) Marketing
8 2 (0.42%) Arabic Language
8 2 (0.42%) Front Office
9 1 (0.21%) Advertising
9 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.01%) .NET
2 14 (2.92%) Web Services
3 13 (2.71%) ASP.NET
4 10 (2.09%) XML
5 7 (1.46%) jQuery
5 7 (1.46%) .NET Framework
6 6 (1.25%) Application Packaging
7 4 (0.84%) WCF
7 4 (0.84%) RESTful
7 4 (0.84%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (0.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (0.84%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (0.84%) SOAP
8 3 (0.63%) CSS
8 3 (0.63%) HTML
8 3 (0.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (0.63%) LINQ
9 2 (0.42%) COM
10 1 (0.21%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 76 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (10.65%) Clustering
3 35 (7.31%) Blackberry
4 20 (4.18%) Management Information System
5 16 (3.34%) Fat Client
5 16 (3.34%) Thin Client
6 12 (2.51%) Client/Server
7 10 (2.09%) SecurID
7 10 (2.09%) Computer Science
8 9 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (1.67%) Hedge funds
10 7 (1.46%) CLARiiON
10 7 (1.46%) FlexPod
11 6 (1.25%) Mathematics
12 4 (0.84%) Statistics
12 4 (0.84%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.63%) Replication
14 2 (0.42%) CMDB
14 2 (0.42%) Video Conferencing
14 2 (0.42%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 401 (83.72%) Windows
2 283 (59.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 230 (48.02%) Windows Server 2003
4 86 (17.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 65 (13.57%) Linux
6 48 (10.02%) Windows 7
7 31 (6.47%) Windows XP
8 29 (6.05%) VMS
9 26 (5.43%) Windows 2000
10 24 (5.01%) UNIX
11 19 (3.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 18 (3.76%) Windows 2000 Server
13 11 (2.30%) Windows 8
13 11 (2.30%) Android
14 10 (2.09%) Windows Phone 8
14 10 (2.09%) Windows Phone
15 8 (1.67%) Windows Vista
15 8 (1.67%) SUSE
15 8 (1.67%) Solaris
16 3 (0.63%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (25.05%) ITIL
2 42 (8.77%) Change Management
3 40 (8.35%) Service Delivery
4 33 (6.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 30 (6.26%) Mentoring
6 29 (6.05%) Performance Monitoring
7 25 (5.22%) Change Control
8 22 (4.59%) Project Management
9 19 (3.97%) Root Cause Analysis
10 16 (3.34%) Load Balancing
11 13 (2.71%) Migration
11 13 (2.71%) Performance Tuning
11 13 (2.71%) Technical Architecture
12 12 (2.51%) Coaching
13 11 (2.30%) Service Management
13 11 (2.30%) Time Management
14 9 (1.88%) E-Commerce
15 8 (1.67%) Incident Management
15 8 (1.67%) Performance Management
16 7 (1.46%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 142 (29.65%) SQL
2 22 (4.59%) PowerShell
3 20 (4.18%) T-SQL
4 19 (3.97%) C#
5 10 (2.09%) C
6 9 (1.88%) Shell Script
7 7 (1.46%) JavaScript
8 6 (1.25%) Java
9 5 (1.04%) VB
10 4 (0.84%) Ruby
10 4 (0.84%) Python
10 4 (0.84%) PHP
10 4 (0.84%) VBScript
11 2 (0.42%) Perl
11 2 (0.42%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.42%) VBA
12 1 (0.21%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 172 (35.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 110 (22.96%) MCSE
3 83 (17.33%) MCITP
4 39 (8.14%) Security Cleared
5 35 (7.31%) MCP
6 33 (6.89%) Degree
7 31 (6.47%) MCTS
8 30 (6.26%) MCSA
9 27 (5.64%) Citrix Certification
10 25 (5.22%) Cisco Certification
10 25 (5.22%) CCA
11 23 (4.80%) SC Cleared
12 22 (4.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 19 (3.97%) DV Cleared
14 16 (3.34%) CCNA
15 11 (2.30%) VCAP
16 5 (1.04%) JNCIA
17 4 (0.84%) CCNP
18 3 (0.63%) A+ Certification
18 3 (0.63%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (7.31%) SLA
2 18 (3.76%) QA
3 2 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.21%) BS7799
4 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 185 (38.62%) Active Directory
2 184 (38.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (14.20%) XenApp
4 58 (12.11%) Hyper-V
5 48 (10.02%) vSphere
6 43 (8.98%) VMware ESX
7 33 (6.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 33 (6.89%) XenDesktop
8 24 (5.01%) Terminal Server
9 13 (2.71%) Terminal Services
10 12 (2.51%) XenServer
11 8 (1.67%) Xen
11 8 (1.67%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 7 (1.46%) VMware ESXi
13 6 (1.25%) Microsoft App-V
14 5 (1.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 4 (0.84%) VMware Server
16 2 (0.42%) NLBS
16 2 (0.42%) VirtualBox
16 2 (0.42%) KVM
Systems Management
1 59 (12.32%) SCCM
2 41 (8.56%) SCOM
3 38 (7.93%) Backup Exec
4 32 (6.68%) WSUS
5 28 (5.85%) EMC NetWorker
6 19 (3.97%) Norton AntiVirus
7 15 (3.13%) NetBackup
8 10 (2.09%) McAfee ePO
9 8 (1.67%) Tivoli
10 7 (1.46%) HP SIM
10 7 (1.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 5 (1.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 3 (0.63%) Nagios
12 3 (0.63%) MAILsweeper
12 3 (0.63%) Plesk
13 1 (0.21%) MOM
13 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Satellite
13 1 (0.21%) Kibana
13 1 (0.21%) Cacti
13 1 (0.21%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 268 (55.95%) VMware
2 254 (53.03%) Microsoft
3 189 (39.46%) Citrix
4 72 (15.03%) Cisco
5 54 (11.27%) Symantec
6 50 (10.44%) HP
7 42 (8.77%) EMC
8 35 (7.31%) IBM
9 33 (6.89%) Oracle
10 25 (5.22%) NetApp
11 15 (3.13%) Red Hat
12 14 (2.92%) Dell
13 13 (2.71%) CommVault
14 11 (2.30%) McAfee
15 10 (2.09%) Clearswift
15 10 (2.09%) Lotus
16 9 (1.88%) Veeam
17 8 (1.67%) Isilon
18 7 (1.46%) CheckPoint
18 7 (1.46%) AppSense
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