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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Support
Rank 185 154 161
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 4 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.11% 0.15% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.16% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 7
Average salary £20,500 £28,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.78% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.07%
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
3690 2543 2769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.88% 95.93% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2829 2006 2302
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 September 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) Citrix
2 12 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 11 (84.62%) MCSE
3 11 (84.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
5 8 (61.54%) MCITP
5 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (61.54%) Clustering
5 8 (61.54%) Finance
5 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
6 5 (38.46%) SCCM
7 4 (30.77%) DNS
7 4 (30.77%) Firewall
8 3 (23.08%) Cisco
8 3 (23.08%) CCNA
8 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (23.08%) MCSA
8 3 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (23.08%) vSphere
8 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
10 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
10 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
10 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (7.69%) DHCP

Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) DNS
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (61.54%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) MCSE
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (61.54%) MCITP
3 3 (23.08%) CCNA
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (23.08%) MCSA
3 3 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 3 (23.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
2 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) Citrix
3 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco