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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Support
Rank 519 474 473
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 437 515 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.46% 0.53% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.55% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 389 454 428
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,400 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,750 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +0.79%
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
91034 94080 92393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.14% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 77282 78659 75191
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -34 161 £38,000 +8.57% 19
South East +14 138 £35,000 +7.69% 16
North West -2 36 £28,000 -6.66% 8
South West -10 23 £26,000 -17.46% 8
East of England -15 23 £37,500 -3.84% 3
East Midlands -7 20 £33,750 -1.45% 2
West Midlands -23 18 £25,500 -16.39% 6
Yorkshire -6 16 £28,500 -6.55% 4
North East +6 2 £21,000 -40.00%
Server Support
UK

Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 717 (76.68%) Windows
2 533 (57.01%) Windows Server
3 461 (49.30%) Microsoft
4 382 (40.86%) SQL Server
5 356 (38.07%) Active Directory
6 315 (33.69%) SQL
7 310 (33.16%) VMware
8 246 (26.31%) MS Exchange
9 218 (23.32%) MS Excel
10 215 (22.99%) Windows Server 2008
10 215 (22.99%) Windows Server 2012
11 209 (22.35%) Microsoft Certification
12 187 (20.00%) Firewall
13 183 (19.57%) VMware Infrastructure
14 161 (17.22%) Citrix
15 152 (16.26%) Linux
16 151 (16.15%) MCSE
17 146 (15.61%) MS Office
18 138 (14.76%) Cisco
19 133 (14.22%) Hyper-V
20 128 (13.69%) Windows Server 2003
21 126 (13.48%) Finance
21 126 (13.48%) DNS
22 122 (13.05%) ITIL
23 121 (12.94%) Windows 8
24 116 (12.41%) C#
24 116 (12.41%) Windows 7
25 113 (12.09%) SAN
26 101 (10.80%) Oracle
27 100 (10.70%) .NET

Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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
1 246 (26.31%) MS Exchange
2 100 (10.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 84 (8.98%) IIS
4 82 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2013
5 47 (5.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 45 (4.81%) SharePoint
7 44 (4.71%) Tomcat
8 41 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2007
9 39 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2000
10 38 (4.06%) Exchange Server 2003
11 36 (3.85%) Apache
12 22 (2.35%) Lync
13 21 (2.25%) WebSphere
14 17 (1.82%) JBoss
15 11 (1.18%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
16 10 (1.07%) Site Server
17 7 (0.75%) CMS
17 7 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
18 6 (0.64%) TWiki
19 3 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 218 (23.32%) MS Excel
2 146 (15.61%) MS Office
3 12 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (1.07%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.11%) QuarkXPress
5 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.64%) Cognos Planning
2 6 (0.64%) ResourceLink
2 6 (0.64%) Unit4 Business World
3 5 (0.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.11%) Misys Opics
Cloud Services
1 72 (7.70%) Office 365
2 33 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (2.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (2.14%) SaaS
5 8 (0.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 6 (0.64%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.21%) GitHub
7 2 (0.21%) IaaS
8 1 (0.11%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 187 (20.00%) Firewall
2 126 (13.48%) DNS
3 113 (12.09%) SAN
4 92 (9.84%) TCP/IP
5 89 (9.52%) VPN
6 86 (9.20%) DHCP
7 84 (8.98%) LAN
8 67 (7.17%) WAN
9 46 (4.92%) Internet
10 38 (4.06%) VoIP
11 37 (3.96%) VLAN
12 22 (2.35%) Remote Desktop
13 20 (2.14%) HTTP
13 20 (2.14%) SMTP
13 20 (2.14%) Wireless
14 15 (1.60%) Network Security
15 14 (1.50%) NAS
15 14 (1.50%) Wi-Fi
16 12 (1.28%) FTP
17 11 (1.18%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 382 (40.86%) SQL Server
2 78 (8.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 68 (7.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 48 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 36 (3.85%) MySQL
6 34 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 33 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 22 (2.35%) Oracle Database
9 20 (2.14%) SQL Server 2014
10 17 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (1.07%) SQL Server 2000
12 7 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (0.64%) Azure SQL Database
13 6 (0.64%) Cognos Impromptu
13 6 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (0.64%) Oracle Database 10g
13 6 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (0.64%) Oracle9i Database
14 5 (0.53%) Oracle Database 12c
14 5 (0.53%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 13 (1.39%) Visual Studio
2 7 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (0.53%) ERwin
4 3 (0.32%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.32%) JIRA
4 3 (0.32%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.21%) Bower
5 2 (0.21%) Grunt
5 2 (0.21%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.11%) Ant
6 1 (0.11%) Maven
6 1 (0.11%) ProC
6 1 (0.11%) Yeoman
General
1 126 (13.48%) Finance
2 39 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 35 (3.74%) Retail
4 34 (3.64%) Banking
5 14 (1.50%) Financial Institution
5 14 (1.50%) Legal
6 11 (1.18%) Back Office
6 11 (1.18%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.07%) Advertising
8 9 (0.96%) Marketing
9 6 (0.64%) Law
10 5 (0.53%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.43%) Japanese Language
11 4 (0.43%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.43%) Russian Language
12 3 (0.32%) Games
13 2 (0.21%) Electronics
13 2 (0.21%) Front Office
13 2 (0.21%) Publishing
13 2 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (10.70%) .NET
2 54 (5.78%) ASP.NET
3 27 (2.89%) Middleware
3 27 (2.89%) WCF
4 23 (2.46%) Web Services
5 22 (2.35%) XML
6 19 (2.03%) HTML
6 19 (2.03%) WebSphere MQ
7 17 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (1.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 16 (1.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 16 (1.71%) CSS
9 15 (1.60%) jQuery
10 11 (1.18%) .NET Framework
10 11 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 9 (0.96%) RESTful
12 8 (0.86%) EDI
13 7 (0.75%) LAMP
14 6 (0.64%) 802.1X
15 5 (0.53%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 69 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (6.74%) Blackberry
3 53 (5.67%) Management Information System
4 39 (4.17%) Data Centre
5 35 (3.74%) Computer Science
6 31 (3.32%) Clustering
7 24 (2.57%) Driving Licence
8 21 (2.25%) Hedge funds
9 20 (2.14%) Mathematics
10 19 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
11 16 (1.71%) iPhone
11 16 (1.71%) Replication
12 14 (1.50%) Client/Server
13 9 (0.96%) Microsoft Licensing
13 9 (0.96%) Mobile App
13 9 (0.96%) Visualisation
14 8 (0.86%) Handset
15 4 (0.43%) CMDB
15 4 (0.43%) iPad
15 4 (0.43%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 717 (76.68%) Windows
2 533 (57.01%) Windows Server
3 215 (22.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 215 (22.99%) Windows Server 2012
4 152 (16.26%) Linux
5 128 (13.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 121 (12.94%) Windows 8
7 116 (12.41%) Windows 7
8 64 (6.84%) Mac OS X
9 48 (5.13%) Windows XP
10 43 (4.60%) Windows 2000 Server
11 41 (4.39%) Unix
12 26 (2.78%) Android
13 17 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 16 (1.71%) Apple iOS
15 14 (1.50%) Windows 10
16 12 (1.28%) Windows Vista
17 6 (0.64%) SUSE
18 5 (0.53%) Mac OS
19 4 (0.43%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (13.05%) ITIL
2 52 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 48 (5.13%) Project Management
4 36 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (3.85%) Time Management
5 34 (3.64%) Problem Management
6 33 (3.53%) Business Intelligence
6 33 (3.53%) Mentoring
7 30 (3.21%) CRM
8 27 (2.89%) MVC
8 27 (2.89%) Service Delivery
9 26 (2.78%) Migration
10 25 (2.67%) Change Management
11 22 (2.35%) Asset Management
11 22 (2.35%) Performance Monitoring
11 22 (2.35%) Software Deployment
12 19 (2.03%) Service Management
13 16 (1.71%) PRINCE2
13 16 (1.71%) SOA
13 16 (1.71%) UML
Programming Languages
1 315 (33.69%) SQL
2 116 (12.41%) C#
3 59 (6.31%) PowerShell
4 46 (4.92%) T-SQL
5 42 (4.49%) PL/SQL
6 33 (3.53%) JavaScript
7 30 (3.21%) Java
8 12 (1.28%) VB
8 12 (1.28%) VB.NET
9 10 (1.07%) VB6
10 9 (0.96%) Perl
10 9 (0.96%) Shell Script
11 6 (0.64%) VBA
12 4 (0.43%) PHP
13 3 (0.32%) Python
13 3 (0.32%) VBScript
14 2 (0.21%) C
14 2 (0.21%) C++
15 1 (0.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 209 (22.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 151 (16.15%) MCSE
3 94 (10.05%) Cisco Certification
4 91 (9.73%) MCITP
5 87 (9.30%) CCNA
6 80 (8.56%) Degree
7 60 (6.42%) MCSA
8 47 (5.03%) MCP
9 22 (2.35%) Security Cleared
10 21 (2.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 19 (2.03%) SC Cleared
12 9 (0.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 6 (0.64%) CCDP
14 5 (0.53%) CCNP
14 5 (0.53%) MCTS
15 4 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
16 3 (0.32%) Citrix Certification
16 3 (0.32%) DBS Check
16 3 (0.32%) DV Cleared
17 2 (0.21%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (7.81%) SLA
2 64 (6.84%) QA
3 12 (1.28%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.11%) DICOM
5 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.11%) ISO22301
5 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 356 (38.07%) Active Directory
2 183 (19.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 133 (14.22%) Hyper-V
4 43 (4.60%) vSphere
5 30 (3.21%) XenServer
6 25 (2.67%) VMware ESX
7 24 (2.57%) XenApp
8 13 (1.39%) Terminal Server
9 10 (1.07%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (1.07%) Xen
10 7 (0.75%) Firmware
10 7 (0.75%) ISA Server
10 7 (0.75%) Terminal Services
10 7 (0.75%) VMware Server
11 6 (0.64%) VirtualBox
11 6 (0.64%) VMware Workstation
12 5 (0.53%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 4 (0.43%) Forefront TMG
13 4 (0.43%) XenDesktop
14 3 (0.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 53 (5.67%) SCCM
2 32 (3.42%) SCOM
3 27 (2.89%) Backup Exec
4 18 (1.93%) WSUS
5 14 (1.50%) NetBackup
6 12 (1.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 11 (1.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 10 (1.07%) McAfee ePO
9 8 (0.86%) Puppet
10 7 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
10 7 (0.75%) ServiceCenter
11 6 (0.64%) Tivoli
12 4 (0.43%) Legato
13 3 (0.32%) cPanel
13 3 (0.32%) EMC NetWorker
13 3 (0.32%) OpenView
13 3 (0.32%) Oracle ZFS
13 3 (0.32%) Plesk
14 2 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
14 2 (0.21%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 461 (49.30%) Microsoft
2 310 (33.16%) VMware
3 161 (17.22%) Citrix
4 138 (14.76%) Cisco
5 101 (10.80%) Oracle
6 84 (8.98%) Apple
7 81 (8.66%) HP
8 47 (5.03%) Avaya
9 43 (4.60%) IBM
10 37 (3.96%) Dell
11 25 (2.67%) Symantec
12 22 (2.35%) Google
12 22 (2.35%) NetApp
13 18 (1.93%) WatchGuard
14 16 (1.71%) Red Hat
15 13 (1.39%) EMC
16 12 (1.28%) Cognos
16 12 (1.28%) Sophos
16 12 (1.28%) Veeam
16 12 (1.28%) Veritas
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £ excellent+bonus+bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £27000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: competitive salary
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Evesham, Worcestershire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Langley James
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £37990 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £24000.00 - £31500.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum + Training + Career progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 + £6500 on call (dependent on experience)
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Herefordshire
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £29000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
EarthStream Global
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Technology People UK
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago