The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Administrator
Rank 84 88 88
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Administrator 1 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.090% 0.46% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.48% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £55,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.23% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
Server Administrator
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1057 1033 1017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.05% 95.74% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 865 843 874
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (27.27%) Clustering
5 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
5 2 (18.18%) Banking
5 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
5 2 (18.18%) Windows
6 1 (9.09%) AIX
6 1 (9.09%) HPUX
6 1 (9.09%) Solaris
6 1 (9.09%) Linux
6 1 (9.09%) MCSE
6 1 (9.09%) UNIX
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (9.09%) RHCE
6 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (9.09%) MCITP
6 1 (9.09%) Statistics
6 1 (9.09%) Debian

Server Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (18.18%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Statistics
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) AIX
2 1 (9.09%) HPUX
2 1 (9.09%) Solaris
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Debian
2 1 (9.09%) Fedora
2 1 (9.09%) CentOS
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (9.09%) High Availability
1 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) RHCE
1 1 (9.09%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat