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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Support
Rank 681 665 698
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 170 185 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.20% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 137 148 164
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.28%
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
93674 90433 98244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.80% 94.55% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 78627 73802 84913
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
South East -38 46 £38,750 +3.33% 5
London -22 45 £38,750 -13.88% 4
North West +2 22 £31,750 +15.45% 2
East of England -1 17 £39,000 +5.40% 1
Yorkshire -16 17 £35,000 +17.05%
East Midlands - 9 £35,000 - 1
West Midlands -8 8 £34,250 +18.29% 1
South West -20 5 £22,500 -30.76% 1
North East - 1 £35,000 -
Server Support
UK

Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 293 (77.31%) Windows
2 208 (54.88%) VMware
3 172 (45.38%) Microsoft
4 154 (40.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 138 (36.41%) SQL Server
6 135 (35.62%) Active Directory
7 126 (33.25%) VMware Infrastructure
8 110 (29.02%) Microsoft Certification
9 106 (27.97%) Windows Server 2003
10 97 (25.59%) Citrix
11 93 (24.54%) ITIL
12 87 (22.96%) SQL
12 87 (22.96%) MS Exchange
12 87 (22.96%) SAN
13 84 (22.16%) MCSE
13 84 (22.16%) Windows Server 2012
14 80 (21.11%) MS Excel
14 80 (21.11%) Cisco
15 71 (18.73%) Linux
16 68 (17.94%) IIS
17 66 (17.41%) Analytical Skills
18 63 (16.62%) Firewall
19 59 (15.57%) DNS
20 58 (15.30%) SQL Server 2008
21 56 (14.78%) vSphere
22 52 (13.72%) HP
22 52 (13.72%) Finance
23 51 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2010
24 44 (11.61%) MCITP
25 42 (11.08%) MCSA

Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 87 (22.96%) MS Exchange
2 68 (17.94%) IIS
3 51 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 37 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 32 (8.44%) SharePoint
6 27 (7.12%) Exchange Server 2013
7 19 (5.01%) Exchange Server 2003
8 18 (4.75%) Lync
9 14 (3.69%) WebSphere Application Server
9 14 (3.69%) WebSphere
10 12 (3.17%) OpenEdge
11 7 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 6 (1.58%) Apache
12 6 (1.58%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (1.32%) Apache Solr
13 5 (1.32%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.79%) Office Communications Server
14 3 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2000
14 3 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 80 (21.11%) MS Excel
2 22 (5.80%) MS Office
3 7 (1.85%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.53%) SPSS
5 1 (0.26%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 5 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.53%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.26%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.26%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
3 1 (0.26%) Advent Moxy
3 1 (0.26%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.85%) SaaS
2 6 (1.58%) IaaS
3 4 (1.06%) PaaS
3 4 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.26%) Office 365
4 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 87 (22.96%) SAN
2 63 (16.62%) Firewall
3 59 (15.57%) DNS
4 31 (8.18%) DHCP
4 31 (8.18%) TCP/IP
4 31 (8.18%) VPN
5 30 (7.92%) LAN
6 27 (7.12%) WAN
7 22 (5.80%) NAS
8 11 (2.90%) Network Security
9 10 (2.64%) VoIP
10 9 (2.37%) Internet
11 8 (2.11%) MPLS
12 7 (1.85%) SNMP
12 7 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (1.32%) VLAN
14 4 (1.06%) Wireshark
14 4 (1.06%) Fibre Channel
14 4 (1.06%) tcpdump
15 3 (0.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (36.41%) SQL Server
2 58 (15.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (9.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 19 (5.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (4.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (3.69%) SQL Server 2000
7 12 (3.17%) MySQL
7 12 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (1.58%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.32%) DTS
10 4 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.06%) MS Access
10 4 (1.06%) CouchDB
11 2 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.53%) Oracle ODI
11 2 (0.53%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 1 (0.26%) Hyperion Smart View
12 1 (0.26%) Big Data
12 1 (0.26%) HBase
Development Applications
1 3 (0.79%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.53%) MSI
3 1 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.26%) Subversion
General
1 52 (13.72%) Finance
2 19 (5.01%) Banking
3 15 (3.96%) Retail
4 7 (1.85%) Law
5 5 (1.32%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.32%) Advertising
6 4 (1.06%) Legal
6 4 (1.06%) Back Office
7 3 (0.79%) Marketing
7 3 (0.79%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.53%) Games
9 1 (0.26%) German Language
9 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.26%) Front Office
9 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.49%) .NET
2 7 (1.85%) Web Services
2 7 (1.85%) XML
3 5 (1.32%) .NET Framework
3 5 (1.32%) ASP.NET
3 5 (1.32%) COM
3 5 (1.32%) Servlets
4 3 (0.79%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (0.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 3 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (0.79%) RESTful
4 3 (0.79%) jQuery
4 3 (0.79%) WCF
4 3 (0.79%) SOAP
5 2 (0.53%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.26%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 66 (17.41%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (9.50%) Clustering
3 18 (4.75%) Management Information System
4 15 (3.96%) Replication
5 14 (3.69%) Blackberry
6 8 (2.11%) CLARiiON
6 8 (2.11%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.58%) Mathematics
8 5 (1.32%) Statistics
9 4 (1.06%) Thin Client
9 4 (1.06%) Fat Client
9 4 (1.06%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.53%) EMC Centera
11 2 (0.53%) iPad
11 2 (0.53%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.53%) New Media
11 2 (0.53%) Enterprise Storage
12 1 (0.26%) User Experience
12 1 (0.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 293 (77.31%) Windows
2 154 (40.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 106 (27.97%) Windows Server 2003
4 84 (22.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 71 (18.73%) Linux
6 27 (7.12%) Windows 7
7 23 (6.07%) UNIX
8 20 (5.28%) Windows 2000
9 18 (4.75%) Windows 8
10 15 (3.96%) CentOS
11 14 (3.69%) VMS
12 13 (3.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (3.43%) Windows XP
13 7 (1.85%) Android
14 6 (1.58%) Mac OS X
14 6 (1.58%) AIX
14 6 (1.58%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.53%) Solaris
15 2 (0.53%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.53%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (24.54%) ITIL
2 34 (8.97%) Disaster Recovery
3 32 (8.44%) Change Management
4 29 (7.65%) Change Control
5 22 (5.80%) Mentoring
6 16 (4.22%) Project Management
6 16 (4.22%) Problem Management
7 15 (3.96%) Performance Monitoring
8 14 (3.69%) ERP
8 14 (3.69%) Technical Architecture
9 13 (3.43%) Service Delivery
10 12 (3.17%) Migration
11 11 (2.90%) E-Commerce
12 10 (2.64%) Performance Management
12 10 (2.64%) Coaching
13 9 (2.37%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (2.11%) Data Security
14 8 (2.11%) Configuration Management
15 7 (1.85%) Kalman Filter
15 7 (1.85%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 87 (22.96%) SQL
2 13 (3.43%) T-SQL
2 13 (3.43%) C#
3 11 (2.90%) PowerShell
4 9 (2.37%) Bash Shell
4 9 (2.37%) JavaScript
5 8 (2.11%) VB
6 6 (1.58%) Perl
7 5 (1.32%) Java
7 5 (1.32%) Python
8 4 (1.06%) Objective-C
8 4 (1.06%) C
8 4 (1.06%) C++
8 4 (1.06%) Lua
9 3 (0.79%) VBScript
10 1 (0.26%) Ruby
10 1 (0.26%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.26%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.26%) VBA
10 1 (0.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 110 (29.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 84 (22.16%) MCSE
3 44 (11.61%) MCITP
4 42 (11.08%) MCSA
5 31 (8.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 25 (6.60%) MCP
6 25 (6.60%) Cisco Certification
6 25 (6.60%) Degree
7 21 (5.54%) Security Cleared
8 20 (5.28%) CCNA
9 18 (4.75%) SC Cleared
10 16 (4.22%) DV Cleared
11 15 (3.96%) MCTS
11 15 (3.96%) Citrix Certification
12 13 (3.43%) CCA
13 8 (2.11%) VCAP
14 7 (1.85%) CCNP
15 4 (1.06%) VCP4
15 4 (1.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 4 (1.06%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (8.97%) SLA
2 13 (3.43%) QA
3 7 (1.85%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 135 (35.62%) Active Directory
2 126 (33.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (14.78%) vSphere
4 40 (10.55%) Hyper-V
5 38 (10.03%) VMware ESX
6 33 (8.71%) XenApp
7 14 (3.69%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (3.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 11 (2.90%) ISA Server
10 9 (2.37%) Terminal Server
11 7 (1.85%) vCloud
11 7 (1.85%) Terminal Services
12 5 (1.32%) VMware Server
12 5 (1.32%) NFS
12 5 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
12 5 (1.32%) Samba
13 4 (1.06%) XenDesktop
13 4 (1.06%) Docker
14 2 (0.53%) Xen
14 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 30 (7.92%) SCCM
2 29 (7.65%) SCOM
3 24 (6.33%) Backup Exec
4 21 (5.54%) NetBackup
5 19 (5.01%) WSUS
6 14 (3.69%) Norton AntiVirus
7 12 (3.17%) EMC NetWorker
8 8 (2.11%) Nagios
8 8 (2.11%) Opsview
9 7 (1.85%) HP SIM
10 6 (1.58%) ARCserve
11 5 (1.32%) nmon
12 4 (1.06%) MOM
12 4 (1.06%) WMI
12 4 (1.06%) Puppet
12 4 (1.06%) Vagrant
12 4 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
13 2 (0.53%) RepliStor
13 2 (0.53%) McAfee ePO
14 1 (0.26%) Kibana
Vendors
1 208 (54.88%) VMware
2 172 (45.38%) Microsoft
3 97 (25.59%) Citrix
4 80 (21.11%) Cisco
5 52 (13.72%) HP
6 36 (9.50%) EMC
7 35 (9.23%) Symantec
8 29 (7.65%) NetApp
9 24 (6.33%) IBM
10 23 (6.07%) Oracle
11 17 (4.49%) Red Hat
12 15 (3.96%) Veeam
13 13 (3.43%) CheckPoint
14 12 (3.17%) CommVault
15 11 (2.90%) Dell
16 10 (2.64%) Websense
17 8 (2.11%) McAfee
17 8 (2.11%) Isilon
17 8 (2.11%) 3PAR
18 7 (1.85%) Kaspersky
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