The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire 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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Support
Rank 56 58 59
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.25% 0.22% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.23% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £26,500 £23,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.76% -21.66%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £30,500 £29,900
% change year-on-year
+4.91% +2.00%
Server Support
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
390 440 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 98.48% 98.65% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 331 371 352
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,084 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Server Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Server Support Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Server Support
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Server Support Salary Trend in Lancashire

Server Support
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Support within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Blackburn - 1 £26,500 -
Server Support
North West

Server Support
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 1 (100.00%) VLAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware