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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Support
Rank 637 510 539
Rank change year-on-year
-127 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 303 486 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.47% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.49% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 264 420 429
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £30,500 £29,900
% change year-on-year
+4.91% +2.00%
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
93191 100011 107473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.55% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79083 82449 87918
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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 £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 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 29 April 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
South East +43 104 £32,500 +8.33% 6
London -62 104 £42,500 +25.00% 9
East Midlands +21 42 £33,000 -5.71% 3
West Midlands -26 18 £32,500 - 1
Yorkshire +4 13 £23,000 -23.07% 4
East of England -77 8 £33,000 +1.53% 2
North West 0 7 £27,500 +11.11% 4
South West -34 7 £28,000 -12.50% 2
Server Support
UK

Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

1 546 (86.53%) Windows
2 446 (70.68%) Windows Server
3 324 (51.35%) Microsoft
4 284 (45.01%) Active Directory
5 278 (44.06%) VMware
6 208 (32.96%) MS Exchange
7 206 (32.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 197 (31.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 157 (24.88%) Linux
9 157 (24.88%) VMware Infrastructure
10 142 (22.50%) Hyper-V
11 141 (22.35%) SQL Server
12 133 (21.08%) MS Excel
12 133 (21.08%) SAN
13 131 (20.76%) Microsoft Certification
13 131 (20.76%) Firewall
14 122 (19.33%) Citrix
14 122 (19.33%) SQL
14 122 (19.33%) MS Office
15 110 (17.43%) DNS
16 108 (17.12%) HP
16 108 (17.12%) Windows Server 2003
17 105 (16.64%) Cisco
18 97 (15.37%) ITIL
18 97 (15.37%) MCSE
18 97 (15.37%) Windows 7
19 94 (14.90%) Office 365
20 92 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2010
21 83 (13.15%) Windows 8
22 79 (12.52%) Cisco Certification

Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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
1 208 (32.96%) MS Exchange
2 92 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 61 (9.67%) Tomcat
4 55 (8.72%) Exchange Server 2013
5 51 (8.08%) IIS
6 49 (7.77%) Apache
7 46 (7.29%) SharePoint
8 31 (4.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 31 (4.91%) Exchange Server 2003
9 29 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2007
10 27 (4.28%) Exchange Server 2000
11 25 (3.96%) Skype for Business
12 22 (3.49%) JBoss
13 19 (3.01%) WebSphere
14 16 (2.54%) BizTalk Server
14 16 (2.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 12 (1.90%) WebLogic
16 11 (1.74%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
17 10 (1.58%) Site Server
18 5 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 133 (21.08%) MS Excel
2 122 (19.33%) MS Office
3 14 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.16%) QuarkXPress
5 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.95%) Cognos Planning
1 6 (0.95%) ResourceLink
1 6 (0.95%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.16%) Misys Opics
Cloud Services
1 94 (14.90%) Office 365
2 51 (8.08%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (3.96%) SaaS
4 22 (3.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 15 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (0.48%) Google Apps
6 3 (0.48%) Route 53
7 2 (0.32%) IaaS
7 2 (0.32%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.16%) IBM SmartCloud
8 1 (0.16%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 133 (21.08%) SAN
2 131 (20.76%) Firewall
3 110 (17.43%) DNS
4 76 (12.04%) DHCP
5 72 (11.41%) TCP/IP
6 67 (10.62%) LAN
7 59 (9.35%) WAN
8 53 (8.40%) VPN
9 37 (5.86%) VLAN
10 36 (5.71%) HTTP
11 35 (5.55%) NAS
12 34 (5.39%) Internet
13 28 (4.44%) VoIP
14 21 (3.33%) LDAP
15 15 (2.38%) SMTP
16 14 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
16 14 (2.22%) Wireless
17 12 (1.90%) Network Security
18 9 (1.43%) Remote Desktop
19 8 (1.27%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (22.35%) SQL Server
2 55 (8.72%) MySQL
3 17 (2.69%) Relational Database
4 16 (2.54%) RDBMS
4 16 (2.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (1.58%) DB2
7 9 (1.43%) Oracle Database
7 9 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (0.95%) Cognos Impromptu
8 6 (0.95%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (0.48%) GIS
9 3 (0.48%) MS Access
9 3 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.32%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.16%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.16%) IBM InfoSphere
11 1 (0.16%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (0.95%) Git (software)
1 6 (0.95%) JIRA
2 4 (0.63%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.48%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.48%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (0.48%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.16%) Ant
5 1 (0.16%) Maven
5 1 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 54 (8.56%) Finance
2 27 (4.28%) Retail
3 23 (3.65%) Telecoms
4 8 (1.27%) Advertising
4 8 (1.27%) Back Office
4 8 (1.27%) Banking
4 8 (1.27%) Law
5 6 (0.95%) Investment Banking
6 5 (0.79%) Legal
6 5 (0.79%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.48%) Marketing
7 3 (0.48%) Russian Language
8 2 (0.32%) Electronics
9 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.16%) Front Office
9 1 (0.16%) Games
9 1 (0.16%) Local Government
9 1 (0.16%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.16%) Military
9 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (5.86%) .NET
2 24 (3.80%) LAMP
3 22 (3.49%) Web Services
4 17 (2.69%) Middleware
5 6 (0.95%) 802.1X
5 6 (0.95%) ASP.NET
6 5 (0.79%) CSS
6 5 (0.79%) HTML
7 4 (0.63%) .NET Framework
7 4 (0.63%) Software Packaging
8 3 (0.48%) EDI
8 3 (0.48%) WSH
9 2 (0.32%) LEMP Stack
10 1 (0.16%) RESTful
10 1 (0.16%) Spring
10 1 (0.16%) WebSphere MQ
10 1 (0.16%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 43 (6.81%) Blackberry
2 38 (6.02%) Data Centre
3 20 (3.17%) Driving Licence
4 19 (3.01%) Clustering
4 19 (3.01%) Management Information System
5 17 (2.69%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (2.38%) Computer Science
7 14 (2.22%) iPhone
8 13 (2.06%) Microsoft Licensing
9 11 (1.74%) Client/Server
9 11 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (1.74%) Replication
10 8 (1.27%) Handset
11 7 (1.11%) iPad
12 6 (0.95%) Hedge funds
12 6 (0.95%) Mathematics
13 5 (0.79%) Fat Client
13 5 (0.79%) Private Cloud
13 5 (0.79%) Thin Client
13 5 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 546 (86.53%) Windows
2 446 (70.68%) Windows Server
3 206 (32.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 197 (31.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 157 (24.88%) Linux
6 108 (17.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 97 (15.37%) Windows 7
8 83 (13.15%) Windows 8
9 47 (7.45%) Mac OS X
10 36 (5.71%) Windows 2000 Server
11 34 (5.39%) Unix
12 29 (4.60%) Windows XP
13 28 (4.44%) Windows 10
14 27 (4.28%) Android
15 26 (4.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 22 (3.49%) AIX
17 15 (2.38%) HPUX
18 12 (1.90%) Apple iOS
19 8 (1.27%) CentOS
20 6 (0.95%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (15.37%) ITIL
2 51 (8.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 49 (7.77%) Mentoring
4 38 (6.02%) Service Management
5 36 (5.71%) Server Virtualisation
6 25 (3.96%) Problem Management
6 25 (3.96%) Service Delivery
6 25 (3.96%) Time Management
7 24 (3.80%) Project Management
8 17 (2.69%) Migration
8 17 (2.69%) Web Operations
9 15 (2.38%) ITSM
9 15 (2.38%) Kalman Filter
9 15 (2.38%) Web Filtering
10 14 (2.22%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (2.22%) CRM
11 13 (2.06%) Server Building
11 13 (2.06%) Software Licensing
12 12 (1.90%) Change Management
12 12 (1.90%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 122 (19.33%) SQL
2 74 (11.73%) PowerShell
3 32 (5.07%) Java
4 16 (2.54%) Perl
5 8 (1.27%) C#
6 7 (1.11%) Shell Script
7 5 (0.79%) JavaScript
8 4 (0.63%) Bash Shell
8 4 (0.63%) Python
8 4 (0.63%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.48%) PHP
9 3 (0.48%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.48%) VBScript
10 2 (0.32%) C
10 2 (0.32%) VB
10 2 (0.32%) VBA
11 1 (0.16%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 131 (20.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 97 (15.37%) MCSE
3 79 (12.52%) Cisco Certification
4 69 (10.94%) CCNA
5 42 (6.66%) Degree
6 39 (6.18%) MCITP
7 35 (5.55%) MCSA
8 16 (2.54%) MCP
9 10 (1.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (1.43%) Security Cleared
11 8 (1.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 8 (1.27%) SC Cleared
12 6 (0.95%) DBS Check
13 4 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (0.48%) CCNP
14 3 (0.48%) Citrix Certification
14 3 (0.48%) MCTS
15 2 (0.32%) A+ Certification
15 2 (0.32%) CCA
15 2 (0.32%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (9.67%) SLA
2 3 (0.48%) QA
3 2 (0.32%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.16%) DICOM
4 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.16%) RMADS
System Software
1 284 (45.01%) Active Directory
2 157 (24.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 142 (22.50%) Hyper-V
4 31 (4.91%) vSphere
4 31 (4.91%) XenServer
5 19 (3.01%) VMware ESXi
6 18 (2.85%) XenApp
7 16 (2.54%) Oracle RAC
8 15 (2.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 15 (2.38%) VMware ESX
9 8 (1.27%) VMware Workstation
9 8 (1.27%) Xen
9 8 (1.27%) XenDesktop
10 5 (0.79%) Terminal Services
11 4 (0.63%) Firmware
11 4 (0.63%) ISA Server
11 4 (0.63%) vCloud
11 4 (0.63%) VMware Server
12 3 (0.48%) DFS Replication
12 3 (0.48%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 54 (8.56%) SCOM
2 41 (6.50%) SCCM
3 29 (4.60%) Backup Exec
4 27 (4.28%) Puppet
5 20 (3.17%) Nagios
6 16 (2.54%) OpenAM
7 15 (2.38%) Tivoli
8 13 (2.06%) Norton AntiVirus
8 13 (2.06%) WSUS
9 12 (1.90%) McAfee ePO
10 11 (1.74%) NetBackup
10 11 (1.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 9 (1.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 6 (0.95%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 5 (0.79%) Legato
13 5 (0.79%) SCDPM
14 4 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 3 (0.48%) DameWare
15 3 (0.48%) EMC NetWorker
15 3 (0.48%) OpenView
Vendors
1 324 (51.35%) Microsoft
2 278 (44.06%) VMware
3 122 (19.33%) Citrix
4 108 (17.12%) HP
5 105 (16.64%) Cisco
6 69 (10.94%) IBM
7 57 (9.03%) Oracle
8 52 (8.24%) Apple
9 35 (5.55%) Red Hat
10 31 (4.91%) NetApp
11 30 (4.75%) Avaya
11 30 (4.75%) Dell
12 29 (4.60%) Veeam
13 28 (4.44%) Symantec
14 21 (3.33%) Sun
15 17 (2.69%) WatchGuard
16 14 (2.22%) Intel Security
17 12 (1.90%) EMC
17 12 (1.90%) Google
18 11 (1.74%) SolarWinds
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 19 hours ago
West London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Best Practice Talent Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer People
Salary: £37000.00 - £56000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £24000.00 - £31500.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum + £3000 annual bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £neg+bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus + Private Health + 6% pe
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22500 per annum + Working from home
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Car + Bonus+ Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Drayton, Middlesex
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 8 days ago
Macclesfield
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Warrington
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + + Comprehensive Bens Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM plc
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + 5% bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Darlington
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM plc
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + 5% bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago