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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Support
Rank 646 688 674
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 213 173 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.18% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 171 143 166
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £24,150 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £31,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.54%
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
94041 93776 95543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.45% 94.90%
Number of salaries quoted 78141 76271 81456
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 £27,000
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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +48 72 £35,000 -17.64% 7
South East -27 46 £37,500 - 4
East of England +20 34 £39,000 +11.42% 2
North West 0 19 £31,750 +20.95% 2
Yorkshire -13 16 £35,000 +17.05% 2
East Midlands - 14 £35,000 - 1
West Midlands -33 8 £35,000 +9.69% 1
South West -23 7 £29,500 +3.50% 5
North East -12 1 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Server Support
UK

Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 319 (78.19%) Windows
2 216 (52.94%) VMware
3 178 (43.63%) Microsoft
4 168 (41.18%) Active Directory
5 165 (40.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 158 (38.73%) SQL Server
7 110 (26.96%) VMware Infrastructure
8 109 (26.72%) Windows Server 2012
9 107 (26.23%) MS Exchange
9 107 (26.23%) Microsoft Certification
10 105 (25.74%) Citrix
11 98 (24.02%) Windows Server 2003
12 97 (23.77%) SAN
13 96 (23.53%) SQL
14 90 (22.06%) MCSE
15 88 (21.57%) MS Excel
15 88 (21.57%) ITIL
16 84 (20.59%) Cisco
17 79 (19.36%) Linux
18 68 (16.67%) IIS
18 68 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
19 64 (15.69%) SQL Server 2008
19 64 (15.69%) Firewall
20 62 (15.20%) vSphere
21 58 (14.22%) DNS
22 57 (13.97%) Analytical Skills
23 52 (12.75%) HP
24 49 (12.01%) MCSA
25 48 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
25 48 (11.76%) Hyper-V

Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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
1 107 (26.23%) MS Exchange
2 68 (16.67%) IIS
2 68 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 47 (11.52%) Exchange Server 2007
4 37 (9.07%) SharePoint
5 27 (6.62%) Exchange Server 2013
6 25 (6.13%) Exchange Server 2003
7 14 (3.43%) WebSphere Application Server
7 14 (3.43%) Lync
7 14 (3.43%) WebSphere
8 12 (2.94%) OpenEdge
8 12 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 10 (2.45%) Apache
10 9 (2.21%) Apache Solr
10 9 (2.21%) Tomcat
11 7 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (0.74%) Office Communications Server
13 3 (0.74%) SAS
13 3 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 88 (21.57%) MS Excel
2 32 (7.84%) MS Office
3 7 (1.72%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.49%) SPSS
5 1 (0.25%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 5 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.49%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.25%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.25%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.94%) SaaS
2 9 (2.21%) Office 365
3 4 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.74%) IaaS
5 2 (0.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 97 (23.77%) SAN
2 64 (15.69%) Firewall
3 58 (14.22%) DNS
4 36 (8.82%) VPN
5 35 (8.58%) LAN
5 35 (8.58%) TCP/IP
6 33 (8.09%) DHCP
7 32 (7.84%) WAN
8 20 (4.90%) NAS
9 13 (3.19%) Internet
10 9 (2.21%) Fibre Channel
10 9 (2.21%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (1.96%) Network Security
12 7 (1.72%) SNMP
13 6 (1.47%) SSH
14 5 (1.23%) VoIP
15 4 (0.98%) Broadband
15 4 (0.98%) Wireshark
15 4 (0.98%) iSCSI
15 4 (0.98%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (38.73%) SQL Server
2 64 (15.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 43 (10.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 22 (5.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
7 16 (3.92%) MySQL
8 13 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (2.45%) Relational Database
10 7 (1.72%) DTS
11 4 (0.98%) MS Access
11 4 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.98%) CouchDB
12 3 (0.74%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 3 (0.74%) Oracle ODI
13 2 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.49%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.25%) Hyperion Smart View
14 1 (0.25%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.49%) Visual Studio
1 2 (0.49%) MSI
2 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.25%) Subversion
General
1 46 (11.27%) Finance
2 13 (3.19%) Back Office
3 9 (2.21%) Law
4 7 (1.72%) Banking
5 5 (1.23%) Advertising
6 4 (0.98%) Marketing
6 4 (0.98%) French Language
6 4 (0.98%) Spanish Language
7 3 (0.74%) Mandarin Language
7 3 (0.74%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.74%) Legal
8 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.49%) Publishing
8 2 (0.49%) Games
8 2 (0.49%) German Language
9 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.25%) Retail
9 1 (0.25%) Front Office
9 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.66%) .NET
2 9 (2.21%) Servlets
3 6 (1.47%) ASP.NET
3 6 (1.47%) XML
4 5 (1.23%) Web Services
5 4 (0.98%) COM
5 4 (0.98%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.49%) SOAP
6 2 (0.49%) Application Packaging
6 2 (0.49%) WCF
6 2 (0.49%) jQuery
6 2 (0.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (0.49%) RESTful
6 2 (0.49%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (0.49%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.25%) Mason
7 1 (0.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 57 (13.97%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (11.27%) Clustering
3 20 (4.90%) Replication
4 15 (3.68%) Blackberry
5 8 (1.96%) CLARiiON
6 7 (1.72%) Fat Client
6 7 (1.72%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.72%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.72%) Thin Client
7 5 (1.23%) iPad
7 5 (1.23%) Statistics
8 4 (0.98%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.49%) EMC Centera
9 2 (0.49%) CMDB
9 2 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.49%) New Media
9 2 (0.49%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (0.49%) EqualLogic
10 1 (0.25%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.25%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 319 (78.19%) Windows
2 165 (40.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 109 (26.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 98 (24.02%) Windows Server 2003
5 79 (19.36%) Linux
6 27 (6.62%) Windows 7
7 25 (6.13%) UNIX
8 19 (4.66%) Windows 8
8 19 (4.66%) CentOS
9 15 (3.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (3.68%) Windows XP
10 14 (3.43%) Windows 2000
11 9 (2.21%) Android
12 8 (1.96%) Mac OS X
12 8 (1.96%) VMS
12 8 (1.96%) Apple iOS
13 6 (1.47%) AIX
14 4 (0.98%) Windows Vista
14 4 (0.98%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (21.57%) ITIL
2 48 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 28 (6.86%) Change Management
4 25 (6.13%) Change Control
5 18 (4.41%) Mentoring
6 17 (4.17%) Migration
7 16 (3.92%) ERP
7 16 (3.92%) Problem Management
7 16 (3.92%) Technical Architecture
8 14 (3.43%) E-Commerce
8 14 (3.43%) Performance Monitoring
9 10 (2.45%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (2.45%) Kalman Filter
10 8 (1.96%) Data Security
10 8 (1.96%) Service Delivery
10 8 (1.96%) Web Development
11 7 (1.72%) Project Management
12 6 (1.47%) Configuration Management
12 6 (1.47%) Document Management
12 6 (1.47%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (23.53%) SQL
2 22 (5.39%) PowerShell
3 16 (3.92%) T-SQL
4 13 (3.19%) C#
5 9 (2.21%) Bash Shell
5 9 (2.21%) Java
5 9 (2.21%) JavaScript
6 7 (1.72%) VB
7 5 (1.23%) Perl
8 4 (0.98%) Python
8 4 (0.98%) C++
8 4 (0.98%) Objective-C
8 4 (0.98%) Lua
9 3 (0.74%) VBScript
10 2 (0.49%) C
11 1 (0.25%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 107 (26.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 90 (22.06%) MCSE
3 49 (12.01%) MCSA
4 39 (9.56%) MCITP
5 30 (7.35%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (6.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 27 (6.62%) CCNA
8 23 (5.64%) VCP4
9 22 (5.39%) MCP
10 19 (4.66%) Security Cleared
10 19 (4.66%) Degree
11 16 (3.92%) SC Cleared
12 14 (3.43%) Citrix Certification
12 14 (3.43%) DV Cleared
13 10 (2.45%) CCNP
14 9 (2.21%) MCTS
14 9 (2.21%) CCA
15 4 (0.98%) CCSA
15 4 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 4 (0.98%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (7.60%) SLA
2 6 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (1.47%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.25%) QA
System Software
1 168 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 110 (26.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (15.20%) vSphere
4 48 (11.76%) Hyper-V
5 41 (10.05%) XenApp
6 33 (8.09%) VMware ESX
7 15 (3.68%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (2.70%) ISA Server
9 7 (1.72%) vCloud
10 6 (1.47%) Terminal Server
10 6 (1.47%) VMware Server
10 6 (1.47%) XenDesktop
11 5 (1.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 5 (1.23%) Samba
11 5 (1.23%) NFS
11 5 (1.23%) Terminal Services
12 4 (0.98%) Docker
13 3 (0.74%) Xen
13 3 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 34 (8.33%) SCCM
2 21 (5.15%) SCOM
3 18 (4.41%) WSUS
3 18 (4.41%) Backup Exec
4 16 (3.92%) Norton AntiVirus
5 15 (3.68%) NetBackup
6 10 (2.45%) EMC NetWorker
6 10 (2.45%) Opsview
7 8 (1.96%) Nagios
8 7 (1.72%) ARCserve
9 5 (1.23%) nmon
10 4 (0.98%) WMI
10 4 (0.98%) Vagrant
10 4 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (0.98%) Puppet
10 4 (0.98%) McAfee ePO
11 3 (0.74%) MOM
12 2 (0.49%) RepliStor
12 2 (0.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 2 (0.49%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 216 (52.94%) VMware
2 178 (43.63%) Microsoft
3 105 (25.74%) Citrix
4 84 (20.59%) Cisco
5 52 (12.75%) HP
6 33 (8.09%) Symantec
7 31 (7.60%) Oracle
8 29 (7.11%) NetApp
9 27 (6.62%) EMC
10 24 (5.88%) IBM
11 23 (5.64%) Red Hat
12 17 (4.17%) CommVault
13 16 (3.92%) CheckPoint
14 12 (2.94%) Dell
15 10 (2.45%) Apple
15 10 (2.45%) McAfee
15 10 (2.45%) Kaspersky
15 10 (2.45%) Veeam
16 9 (2.21%) ServiceNow
16 9 (2.21%) FalconStor
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