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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Support
Rank 682 689 656
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 184 175 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.18% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 152 132 195
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 £25,100 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £52,500 £51,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
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
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
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 £26,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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
South East +12 50 £41,500 +10.66% 8
London -6 40 £40,000 -11.11% 5
North West +16 29 £37,500 +36.36% 3
South West +3 15 £27,000 -16.92% 3
East of England -14 15 £39,000 +8.33% 1
Yorkshire -36 15 £30,000 -7.69% 3
West Midlands 0 13 £32,000 -1.53% 1
East Midlands +32 7 £27,500 -27.63%
Server Support
UK

Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 324 (78.83%) Windows
2 229 (55.72%) VMware
3 197 (47.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 190 (46.23%) Microsoft
5 157 (38.20%) VMware Infrastructure
6 145 (35.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 142 (34.55%) Microsoft Certification
8 134 (32.60%) SQL Server
9 132 (32.12%) Active Directory
10 119 (28.95%) Citrix
11 116 (28.22%) ITIL
12 103 (25.06%) MS Excel
13 102 (24.82%) MCSE
14 96 (23.36%) SQL
15 88 (21.41%) Windows Server 2012
16 84 (20.44%) MS Exchange
17 80 (19.46%) Finance
18 79 (19.22%) DNS
19 77 (18.73%) Cisco
19 77 (18.73%) Analytical Skills
20 76 (18.49%) IIS
21 70 (17.03%) Firewall
21 70 (17.03%) MCITP
21 70 (17.03%) SAN
21 70 (17.03%) Linux
22 52 (12.65%) SQL Server 2008
23 51 (12.41%) vSphere
24 49 (11.92%) VMware ESX
25 48 (11.68%) HP
26 46 (11.19%) Exchange Server 2010

Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 84 (20.44%) MS Exchange
2 76 (18.49%) IIS
3 46 (11.19%) Exchange Server 2010
4 43 (10.46%) Exchange Server 2007
5 28 (6.81%) Exchange Server 2013
6 27 (6.57%) SharePoint
7 25 (6.08%) Exchange Server 2003
8 18 (4.38%) Lync
9 15 (3.65%) WebSphere
9 15 (3.65%) WebSphere Application Server
10 13 (3.16%) OpenEdge
11 4 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2000
12 3 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.73%) Apache
12 3 (0.73%) Node.js
12 3 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.24%) WorkSite
Applications
1 103 (25.06%) MS Excel
2 19 (4.62%) MS Office
3 7 (1.70%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.49%) SPSS
5 1 (0.24%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.24%) ResourceLink
2 1 (0.24%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
2 1 (0.24%) Advent Moxy
2 1 (0.24%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.68%) PaaS
1 11 (2.68%) IaaS
2 10 (2.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.97%) SaaS
5 3 (0.73%) Jelastic
Communications & Networking
1 79 (19.22%) DNS
2 70 (17.03%) SAN
2 70 (17.03%) Firewall
3 41 (9.98%) DHCP
4 38 (9.25%) LAN
5 36 (8.76%) TCP/IP
6 34 (8.27%) WAN
7 25 (6.08%) VPN
8 18 (4.38%) VoIP
8 18 (4.38%) MPLS
9 16 (3.89%) Network Security
10 15 (3.65%) NAS
11 14 (3.41%) VLAN
12 10 (2.43%) Internet
13 6 (1.46%) ISDN
13 6 (1.46%) PBX
14 5 (1.22%) Wi-Fi
15 4 (0.97%) IP Telephony
15 4 (0.97%) tcpdump
15 4 (0.97%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (32.60%) SQL Server
2 52 (12.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (6.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 16 (3.89%) SQL Server 2000
5 13 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (2.92%) MySQL
7 11 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (1.95%) Relational Database
9 7 (1.70%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (0.97%) CouchDB
10 4 (0.97%) DTS
11 3 (0.73%) MS Access
11 3 (0.73%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.49%) Ingres
12 2 (0.49%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.24%) Essbase
13 1 (0.24%) HBase
13 1 (0.24%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (0.97%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.49%) MSI
4 1 (0.24%) Subversion
General
1 80 (19.46%) Finance
2 24 (5.84%) Banking
3 19 (4.62%) Retail
4 13 (3.16%) Manufacturing
5 8 (1.95%) Law
6 6 (1.46%) Legal
6 6 (1.46%) Advertising
7 5 (1.22%) Back Office
8 3 (0.73%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.73%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.73%) Marketing
9 2 (0.49%) Local Government
9 2 (0.49%) Games
10 1 (0.24%) Front Office
10 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.24%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.65%) .NET
2 11 (2.68%) XML
3 10 (2.43%) Web Services
4 6 (1.46%) .NET Framework
5 5 (1.22%) ASP.NET
5 5 (1.22%) COM
6 4 (0.97%) SOAP
6 4 (0.97%) WCF
6 4 (0.97%) jQuery
6 4 (0.97%) RESTful
6 4 (0.97%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (0.97%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 4 (0.97%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (0.49%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.24%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 77 (18.73%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (8.76%) Clustering
3 20 (4.87%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.43%) Replication
4 10 (2.43%) Mathematics
5 9 (2.19%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.19%) Blackberry
6 8 (1.95%) CLARiiON
6 8 (1.95%) Statistics
7 7 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (0.97%) Mobile App
8 4 (0.97%) Thin Client
8 4 (0.97%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.49%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.49%) EMC Centera
9 2 (0.49%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.49%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (0.49%) New Media
10 1 (0.24%) Equities
10 1 (0.24%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 324 (78.83%) Windows
2 197 (47.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 145 (35.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 88 (21.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 70 (17.03%) Linux
6 34 (8.27%) Windows 7
7 32 (7.79%) Windows 2000
8 26 (6.33%) VMS
9 21 (5.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 19 (4.62%) Windows XP
10 19 (4.62%) UNIX
11 16 (3.89%) Windows 8
12 9 (2.19%) CentOS
13 8 (1.95%) Windows 2000 Server
14 6 (1.46%) Mac OS X
15 5 (1.22%) Solaris
15 5 (1.22%) AIX
15 5 (1.22%) Android
16 4 (0.97%) Apple iOS
17 3 (0.73%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (28.22%) ITIL
2 45 (10.95%) Change Management
3 33 (8.03%) Change Control
4 25 (6.08%) Mentoring
5 24 (5.84%) Disaster Recovery
5 24 (5.84%) Service Delivery
6 19 (4.62%) Technical Architecture
7 17 (4.14%) Project Management
8 16 (3.89%) Performance Monitoring
9 13 (3.16%) Root Cause Analysis
9 13 (3.16%) Coaching
10 11 (2.68%) Load Balancing
10 11 (2.68%) Problem Management
11 10 (2.43%) Performance Management
11 10 (2.43%) E-Commerce
12 9 (2.19%) ERP
12 9 (2.19%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (2.19%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (1.95%) Configuration Management
13 8 (1.95%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 96 (23.36%) SQL
2 20 (4.87%) T-SQL
3 16 (3.89%) PowerShell
4 14 (3.41%) C#
5 10 (2.43%) JavaScript
6 9 (2.19%) C
6 9 (2.19%) Bash Shell
6 9 (2.19%) VB
7 8 (1.95%) Python
8 6 (1.46%) Java
8 6 (1.46%) Perl
9 4 (0.97%) PHP
9 4 (0.97%) VBScript
9 4 (0.97%) C++
9 4 (0.97%) Objective-C
9 4 (0.97%) Ruby
9 4 (0.97%) Lua
10 2 (0.49%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.24%) VBA
Qualifications
1 142 (34.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 102 (24.82%) MCSE
3 70 (17.03%) MCITP
4 40 (9.73%) MCSA
5 33 (8.03%) Degree
6 31 (7.54%) MCP
7 30 (7.30%) Cisco Certification
8 27 (6.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 27 (6.57%) MCTS
9 26 (6.33%) Security Cleared
10 24 (5.84%) CCNA
11 23 (5.60%) Citrix Certification
12 21 (5.11%) CCA
13 17 (4.14%) SC Cleared
14 15 (3.65%) DV Cleared
15 8 (1.95%) VCAP
16 5 (1.22%) CCNP
17 4 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
17 4 (0.97%) RHCSA
17 4 (0.97%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.57%) SLA
2 13 (3.16%) QA
3 7 (1.70%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 157 (38.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 132 (32.12%) Active Directory
3 51 (12.41%) vSphere
4 49 (11.92%) VMware ESX
5 37 (9.00%) Hyper-V
6 36 (8.76%) XenApp
7 28 (6.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 14 (3.41%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (3.16%) Terminal Server
10 9 (2.19%) Terminal Services
11 8 (1.95%) ISA Server
12 7 (1.70%) vCloud
13 5 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
14 4 (0.97%) NFS
14 4 (0.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (0.97%) Samba
14 4 (0.97%) Docker
14 4 (0.97%) VMware Server
15 3 (0.73%) VMware Workstation
15 3 (0.73%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 39 (9.49%) SCCM
2 31 (7.54%) SCOM
3 20 (4.87%) NetBackup
4 19 (4.62%) Backup Exec
5 17 (4.14%) WSUS
6 12 (2.92%) EMC NetWorker
7 9 (2.19%) Norton AntiVirus
8 7 (1.70%) HP SIM
9 6 (1.46%) Nagios
9 6 (1.46%) ARCserve
10 4 (0.97%) MOM
10 4 (0.97%) Puppet
10 4 (0.97%) Vagrant
10 4 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (0.97%) nmon
11 3 (0.73%) Plesk
11 3 (0.73%) cPanel
11 3 (0.73%) Tivoli
12 2 (0.49%) RepliStor
12 2 (0.49%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 229 (55.72%) VMware
2 190 (46.23%) Microsoft
3 119 (28.95%) Citrix
4 77 (18.73%) Cisco
5 48 (11.68%) HP
6 34 (8.27%) EMC
7 32 (7.79%) IBM
8 30 (7.30%) Symantec
9 26 (6.33%) Oracle
10 20 (4.87%) NetApp
11 16 (3.89%) Red Hat
12 10 (2.43%) Veeam
12 10 (2.43%) Websense
13 9 (2.19%) McAfee
13 9 (2.19%) Dell
14 8 (1.95%) CheckPoint
14 8 (1.95%) 3PAR
14 8 (1.95%) Isilon
15 7 (1.70%) CommVault
16 6 (1.46%) ServiceNow
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £46500.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £34900 per annum + £1,200 DV Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
Yoh Company
Salary: £23,000 - £27,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25-28k + Health Cover + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Wilmslow
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
IT MOB
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits (Pension, Life Assurance,
Posted: 12 days ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire, South West
Wiltshire Council
Salary: £29,558 - £31,846 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Littlehampton, Sussex, United Kingdom
The Body Shop International
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 20 days ago
Hertfordshire
Required IT
Salary: £25,000 - £32,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago