The first table below looks at the demand for the Server Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow 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 18 April 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 Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Support
Rank 109 96 74
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 2 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.14% 0.19% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.20% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Average salary - £27,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -32.09%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-10.44% +3.07%
Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1394 1006 810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.27% 93.76% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 906 551 639
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Server Support
Scotland

Server Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Server Support Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Server Support
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Server Support Salary Trend in Glasgow

Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) SCOM
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) MCP
4 1 (25.00%) MCSE
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Security Management
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX

Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) Nimsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Spiceworks