The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Support
Rank 174 163 154
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 5 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.15% 0.30% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.32% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 4
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,150 £29,542 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £40,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +1.49%
Server Support
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3345 3161 2839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.41% 96.11% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2725 2455 2423
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Server Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Server Support Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Server Support
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Server Support Salary Trend in Leeds

Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (66.67%) Firewall
4 6 (66.67%) Citrix
5 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (44.44%) CCNA
6 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
6 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
6 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
6 4 (44.44%) MCSE
6 4 (44.44%) MCSA
6 4 (44.44%) Cisco
6 4 (44.44%) vSphere
6 4 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (33.33%) UNIX
7 3 (33.33%) Linux
7 3 (33.33%) SAN
7 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (22.22%) Change Control
8 2 (22.22%) VPN
8 2 (22.22%) DNS
8 2 (22.22%) SLA
8 2 (22.22%) NetApp
8 2 (22.22%) Symantec
8 2 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus

Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (22.22%) NAS
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) UNIX
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Change Control
1 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
2 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) MCSE
1 4 (44.44%) MCSA
1 4 (44.44%) CCNA
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) vSphere
3 2 (22.22%) XenApp
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Server
4 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (11.11%) WSUS
2 1 (11.11%) Opsview
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) Citrix
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) Symantec
5 2 (22.22%) NetApp
5 2 (22.22%) Kaspersky
6 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
6 1 (11.11%) CommVault
6 1 (11.11%) HP