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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Support
Rank 657 686 660
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 228 211 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.20% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 189 178 182
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £30,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -10.44%
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
97732 105813 99744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.58% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80689 86627 83952
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,988
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +40 78 £37,000 -17.77% 6
East of England +50 53 £32,500 -7.14% 1
South East +8 38 £33,000 -1.49% 3
South West -14 15 £36,500 +33.94% 1
North West +12 14 £30,375 +21.50% 1
Yorkshire -3 14 £30,000 +0.33% 2
East Midlands +23 11 £35,000 +9.37%
West Midlands -26 9 £31,250 -2.06% 1
Server Support
UK

Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 314 (77.92%) Windows
2 204 (50.62%) VMware
3 167 (41.44%) Microsoft
4 162 (40.20%) Active Directory
5 159 (39.45%) SQL Server
6 157 (38.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 133 (33.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 116 (28.78%) MS Exchange
9 115 (28.54%) Citrix
10 95 (23.57%) SQL
11 89 (22.08%) Microsoft Certification
12 88 (21.84%) SAN
12 88 (21.84%) VMware Infrastructure
13 87 (21.59%) MS Excel
14 85 (21.09%) Windows Server 2003
15 80 (19.85%) Exchange Server 2010
16 76 (18.86%) Linux
17 74 (18.36%) MCSE
18 68 (16.87%) ITIL
19 64 (15.88%) Cisco
20 58 (14.39%) vSphere
21 57 (14.14%) HP
22 56 (13.90%) Hyper-V
23 52 (12.90%) Firewall
24 48 (11.91%) SQL Server 2008
25 47 (11.66%) Disaster Recovery
26 46 (11.41%) Clustering
26 46 (11.41%) IIS
27 45 (11.17%) Exchange Server 2007
27 45 (11.17%) Analytical Skills

Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 116 (28.78%) MS Exchange
2 80 (19.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 46 (11.41%) IIS
4 45 (11.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 37 (9.18%) SharePoint
6 27 (6.70%) Exchange Server 2003
7 21 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2013
8 19 (4.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 16 (3.97%) Lync
10 12 (2.98%) Apache
11 11 (2.73%) Tomcat
12 9 (2.23%) Apache Solr
13 7 (1.74%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (0.99%) WebSphere
14 4 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
14 4 (0.99%) OpenEdge
15 3 (0.74%) SharePoint Server
15 3 (0.74%) SAS
15 3 (0.74%) Office Communications Server
16 2 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 87 (21.59%) MS Excel
2 45 (11.17%) MS Office
3 4 (0.99%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.25%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 6 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.24%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.24%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.97%) SaaS
2 11 (2.73%) Office 365
3 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.50%) PaaS
5 1 (0.25%) IaaS
5 1 (0.25%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 88 (21.84%) SAN
2 52 (12.90%) Firewall
3 43 (10.67%) DNS
4 36 (8.93%) LAN
5 33 (8.19%) TCP/IP
6 31 (7.69%) WAN
6 31 (7.69%) DHCP
7 30 (7.44%) VPN
8 17 (4.22%) NAS
9 15 (3.72%) Internet
10 9 (2.23%) Fibre Channel
11 7 (1.74%) SNMP
12 6 (1.49%) SSH
13 4 (0.99%) Network Security
13 4 (0.99%) iSCSI
13 4 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (0.99%) PuTTY
13 4 (0.99%) LDAP
13 4 (0.99%) Broadband
14 3 (0.74%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (39.45%) SQL Server
2 48 (11.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (8.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 23 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (3.23%) MySQL
6 10 (2.48%) SQL Server 2000
7 9 (2.23%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (2.23%) Relational Database
8 7 (1.74%) DTS
9 5 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.24%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (0.99%) MS Access
11 3 (0.74%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 3 (0.74%) Oracle ODI
12 2 (0.50%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.25%) EDRMS
13 1 (0.25%) IDOL
13 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (0.25%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 2 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 43 (10.67%) Finance
2 17 (4.22%) Back Office
3 11 (2.73%) Law
4 6 (1.49%) Publishing
4 6 (1.49%) French Language
4 6 (1.49%) Spanish Language
5 5 (1.24%) Mandarin Language
6 4 (0.99%) Banking
7 3 (0.74%) Marketing
7 3 (0.74%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.50%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.50%) Legal
8 2 (0.50%) German Language
8 2 (0.50%) Retail
8 2 (0.50%) Games
9 1 (0.25%) Advertising
9 1 (0.25%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.71%) .NET
2 9 (2.23%) Servlets
3 8 (1.99%) ASP.NET
4 6 (1.49%) Web Services
5 4 (0.99%) COM
6 3 (0.74%) XML
6 3 (0.74%) Application Packaging
7 2 (0.50%) Middleware
8 1 (0.25%) HTML
8 1 (0.25%) WCF
8 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (0.25%) CGI
8 1 (0.25%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 46 (11.41%) Clustering
2 45 (11.17%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (5.96%) Replication
4 20 (4.96%) Blackberry
5 10 (2.48%) iPad
6 9 (2.23%) Thin Client
6 9 (2.23%) Fat Client
7 8 (1.99%) EqualLogic
8 6 (1.49%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.24%) CLARiiON
9 5 (1.24%) iPhone
10 4 (0.99%) Computer Science
10 4 (0.99%) CMDB
11 3 (0.74%) BYOD
12 2 (0.50%) Enterprise Storage
12 2 (0.50%) EMC Centera
13 1 (0.25%) AS400
13 1 (0.25%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.25%) Mainframe
13 1 (0.25%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 314 (77.92%) Windows
2 157 (38.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 133 (33.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 85 (21.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 76 (18.86%) Linux
6 28 (6.95%) UNIX
7 24 (5.96%) Windows 7
8 17 (4.22%) Windows 8
9 15 (3.72%) CentOS
10 10 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (2.23%) Mac OS X
12 8 (1.99%) Windows XP
13 6 (1.49%) AIX
14 5 (1.24%) Android
15 4 (0.99%) Windows Vista
15 4 (0.99%) Windows 2000
15 4 (0.99%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.74%) VMS
16 3 (0.74%) Windows 2000 Server
17 2 (0.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (16.87%) ITIL
2 47 (11.66%) Disaster Recovery
3 23 (5.71%) Mentoring
4 21 (5.21%) Change Management
5 19 (4.71%) ERP
6 18 (4.47%) Migration
7 17 (4.22%) Change Control
8 16 (3.97%) Problem Management
8 16 (3.97%) E-Commerce
9 12 (2.98%) Incident Management
9 12 (2.98%) Performance Monitoring
10 11 (2.73%) Technical Architecture
11 8 (1.99%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (1.99%) Kalman Filter
12 7 (1.74%) Web Development
12 7 (1.74%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (1.49%) OpenUP
13 6 (1.49%) CRM
13 6 (1.49%) Project Management
14 5 (1.24%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 95 (23.57%) SQL
2 24 (5.96%) PowerShell
3 21 (5.21%) T-SQL
4 12 (2.98%) C#
5 9 (2.23%) Java
6 6 (1.49%) JavaScript
7 4 (0.99%) VBScript
7 4 (0.99%) VB
8 3 (0.74%) C
9 1 (0.25%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 89 (22.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 74 (18.36%) MCSE
3 44 (10.92%) MCSA
4 38 (9.43%) MCITP
5 32 (7.94%) Cisco Certification
6 29 (7.20%) CCNA
7 28 (6.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 21 (5.21%) Security Cleared
9 15 (3.72%) SC Cleared
9 15 (3.72%) Citrix Certification
10 13 (3.23%) MCP
10 13 (3.23%) DV Cleared
11 11 (2.73%) Degree
12 8 (1.99%) CCA
12 8 (1.99%) VCP5
13 6 (1.49%) CCNP
14 5 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
15 4 (0.99%) CCSA
15 4 (0.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 1 (0.25%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (9.43%) SLA
2 3 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 162 (40.20%) Active Directory
2 88 (21.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (14.39%) vSphere
4 56 (13.90%) Hyper-V
5 37 (9.18%) XenApp
6 22 (5.46%) VMware ESX
7 10 (2.48%) XenDesktop
8 9 (2.23%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (1.99%) ISA Server
9 8 (1.99%) Terminal Services
10 7 (1.74%) XenServer
11 5 (1.24%) NFS
11 5 (1.24%) Terminal Server
11 5 (1.24%) Samba
12 4 (0.99%) VMware Server
13 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.50%) vCloud
14 2 (0.50%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 1 (0.25%) DFS Replication
15 1 (0.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 26 (6.45%) SCCM
2 25 (6.20%) WSUS
3 21 (5.21%) Norton AntiVirus
4 17 (4.22%) Backup Exec
5 12 (2.98%) NetBackup
6 10 (2.48%) McAfee ePO
6 10 (2.48%) Opsview
7 8 (1.99%) EMC NetWorker
8 5 (1.24%) SCOM
8 5 (1.24%) nmon
9 4 (0.99%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 4 (0.99%) WMI
9 4 (0.99%) ARCserve
10 3 (0.74%) Nagios
11 2 (0.50%) RepliStor
12 1 (0.25%) ZENworks
12 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 1 (0.25%) Zenoss
12 1 (0.25%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 204 (50.62%) VMware
2 167 (41.44%) Microsoft
3 115 (28.54%) Citrix
4 64 (15.88%) Cisco
5 57 (14.14%) HP
6 37 (9.18%) NetApp
7 29 (7.20%) Symantec
8 25 (6.20%) EMC
9 22 (5.46%) IBM
10 21 (5.21%) Oracle
11 20 (4.96%) Dell
12 17 (4.22%) Red Hat
13 16 (3.97%) CommVault
14 15 (3.72%) CheckPoint
15 13 (3.23%) McAfee
16 12 (2.98%) Apple
17 10 (2.48%) Cognos
17 10 (2.48%) Kaspersky
17 10 (2.48%) Veeam
17 10 (2.48%) SolarWinds
Croydon, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Car Allow/Pension/Health/Life!
Posted: 2 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Information Technology Services
Salary: £35k - 44k per year + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £38k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cititec
Salary: £35k - 42k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Car Allow/Pension/Health/Life!
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Staines
Bupa
Posted: 19 days ago
Crawley
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago