The first table below looks at the demand for the Server Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Server Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Administrator
Rank 92 89 98
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Administrator 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.083% 0.36% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% 0.38% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £55,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.23% -27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Job Titles Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1145 1064 1169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.34% 96.03% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 988 887 1006
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Server Administrator
East of England

Server Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Server Administrator in the job title across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Server Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Server Administrator
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Server Administrator across the Essex region.

Server Administrator Salary Trend in Essex

Server Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Server Administrator 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 Administrator in their job title.

1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (26.67%) RHCE
4 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
4 4 (26.67%) AIX
4 4 (26.67%) HPUX
4 4 (26.67%) Solaris
4 4 (26.67%) Linux
4 4 (26.67%) MCSE
4 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
4 4 (26.67%) UNIX
4 4 (26.67%) Fedora
4 4 (26.67%) Finance
4 4 (26.67%) Debian
4 4 (26.67%) MCITP
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (26.67%) CentOS
4 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (20.00%) Clustering
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
6 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
6 2 (13.33%) Banking
7 1 (6.67%) Replication

Server Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Server Administrator 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 Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Statistics
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) AIX
2 4 (26.67%) HPUX
2 4 (26.67%) Solaris
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Debian
2 4 (26.67%) Fedora
2 4 (26.67%) CentOS
2 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (26.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (6.67%) High Availability
1 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (26.67%) RHCE
2 4 (26.67%) MCITP
2 4 (26.67%) MCSE
3 1 (6.67%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) HP