The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Support role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Support
Rank 591 556 538
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 39 65 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.089% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.16% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 31 46 87
Average salary £40,750 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.11% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £26,000 £31,615
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
Server Support
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 London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41068 41891 44489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.90% 93.97% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 35022 34487 38469
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £78,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Server Support
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Server Support Jobs Demand Trend in London

Server Support
Salary Trend in London

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

Server Support Salary Trend in London

Server Support
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Server Support across the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Server Support Salary Histogram in London

Server Support
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Support within the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
City of London +4 9 £41,750 -16.50% 2
Croydon +5 1 £52,500 +118.75%
Hounslow - 1 £27,500 -
Beckenham - 1 £40,000 -
Bromley - 1 £40,000 - 1
Server Support
England

Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 79 (75.96%) Windows
2 48 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 48 (46.15%) VMware
3 44 (42.31%) Active Directory
4 42 (40.38%) SQL Server
5 41 (39.42%) VMware Infrastructure
6 34 (32.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 34 (32.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 29 (27.88%) MCSE
7 29 (27.88%) MS Exchange
8 27 (25.96%) Citrix
8 27 (25.96%) Windows Server 2012
9 25 (24.04%) Cisco
10 23 (22.12%) ITIL
11 22 (21.15%) MS Excel
11 22 (21.15%) Windows Server 2003
12 21 (20.19%) SQL
12 21 (20.19%) DNS
13 20 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
13 20 (19.23%) Finance
14 19 (18.27%) Exchange Server 2010
15 18 (17.31%) Firewall
16 17 (16.35%) SAN
16 17 (16.35%) Hyper-V
17 16 (15.38%) CCNA
18 15 (14.42%) HP
18 15 (14.42%) SCCM
18 15 (14.42%) SCOM
18 15 (14.42%) Windows 7
18 15 (14.42%) Exchange Server 2013

Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 29 (27.88%) MS Exchange
2 19 (18.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (14.42%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (12.50%) IIS
5 10 (9.62%) SharePoint
5 10 (9.62%) Lync
6 8 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (2.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.92%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.92%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.92%) Node.js
8 2 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.96%) WorkSite
Applications
1 22 (21.15%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.81%) MS Office
3 2 (1.92%) SPSS
4 1 (0.96%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
1 1 (0.96%) Advent Moxy
1 1 (0.96%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.81%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.85%) SaaS
4 2 (1.92%) PaaS
4 2 (1.92%) IaaS
4 2 (1.92%) Jelastic
Communications & Networking
1 21 (20.19%) DNS
2 18 (17.31%) Firewall
3 17 (16.35%) SAN
4 14 (13.46%) TCP/IP
5 11 (10.58%) DHCP
6 9 (8.65%) LAN
6 9 (8.65%) VPN
7 8 (7.69%) NAS
8 7 (6.73%) VLAN
9 4 (3.85%) WAN
10 3 (2.88%) VoIP
10 3 (2.88%) Internet
10 3 (2.88%) MPLS
10 3 (2.88%) SNMP
11 2 (1.92%) NetScaler
12 1 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (0.96%) Asterisk PBX
12 1 (0.96%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (40.38%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (8.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (6.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.81%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.88%) MySQL
6 2 (1.92%) MS Access
6 2 (1.92%) DTS
7 1 (0.96%) OLTP
7 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.96%) Essbase
7 1 (0.96%) QlikView
7 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.96%) Hyperion Smart View
7 1 (0.96%) HBase
7 1 (0.96%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (1.92%) MSI
2 1 (0.96%) Subversion
General
1 20 (19.23%) Finance
2 13 (12.50%) Banking
3 6 (5.77%) Law
4 5 (4.81%) Legal
4 5 (4.81%) Retail
5 3 (2.88%) Marketing
5 3 (2.88%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.88%) Back Office
6 2 (1.92%) Advertising
6 2 (1.92%) Games
7 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.96%) Front Office
7 1 (0.96%) German Language
7 1 (0.96%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.77%) Web Services
2 5 (4.81%) .NET
3 2 (1.92%) COM
3 2 (1.92%) XML
4 1 (0.96%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.96%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.96%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.65%) Management Information System
3 8 (7.69%) Clustering
3 8 (7.69%) Blackberry
4 7 (6.73%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.81%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.85%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.92%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.92%) New Media
7 2 (1.92%) Statistics
7 2 (1.92%) CLARiiON
7 2 (1.92%) EMC Centera
8 1 (0.96%) Online Games
8 1 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.96%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.96%) iPhone
8 1 (0.96%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.96%) iPad
8 1 (0.96%) Equities
8 1 (0.96%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 79 (75.96%) Windows
2 34 (32.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (25.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (21.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (14.42%) Windows 7
6 14 (13.46%) Linux
7 10 (9.62%) Windows 8
8 7 (6.73%) Windows XP
9 3 (2.88%) UNIX
10 2 (1.92%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.92%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.92%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.92%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.96%) VMS
11 1 (0.96%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.96%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (22.12%) ITIL
2 10 (9.62%) Project Management
3 7 (6.73%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (5.77%) Service Delivery
4 6 (5.77%) Mentoring
5 5 (4.81%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (4.81%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (4.81%) Programme Management
6 4 (3.85%) Load Balancing
6 4 (3.85%) Change Management
6 4 (3.85%) Change Control
6 4 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (2.88%) Network Management
7 3 (2.88%) Server Monitoring
7 3 (2.88%) Low Latency
7 3 (2.88%) Migration
7 3 (2.88%) ITSM
7 3 (2.88%) Configuration Management
7 3 (2.88%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (20.19%) SQL
2 6 (5.77%) T-SQL
3 4 (3.85%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.88%) PHP
4 3 (2.88%) Python
4 3 (2.88%) Ruby
5 2 (1.92%) VBScript
5 2 (1.92%) VB
5 2 (1.92%) C
5 2 (1.92%) C#
5 2 (1.92%) Java
6 1 (0.96%) Perl
6 1 (0.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 34 (32.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (27.88%) MCSE
3 20 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (15.38%) CCNA
5 14 (13.46%) MCITP
6 11 (10.58%) Degree
7 10 (9.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (7.69%) VCAP
9 7 (6.73%) MCSA
10 5 (4.81%) MCP
10 5 (4.81%) MCTS
11 4 (3.85%) CCNP
12 3 (2.88%) Citrix Certification
13 2 (1.92%) JNCIA
14 1 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.96%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.73%) SLA
2 5 (4.81%) QA
System Software
1 44 (42.31%) Active Directory
2 41 (39.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (16.35%) Hyper-V
4 14 (13.46%) vSphere
5 9 (8.65%) XenApp
6 5 (4.81%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (2.88%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.92%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (1.92%) Xen
8 2 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.92%) VirtualBox
8 2 (1.92%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (0.96%) XenServer
9 1 (0.96%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.96%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.96%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (14.42%) SCCM
1 15 (14.42%) SCOM
2 8 (7.69%) NetBackup
3 7 (6.73%) HP SIM
4 2 (1.92%) Plesk
4 2 (1.92%) RepliStor
4 2 (1.92%) cPanel
5 1 (0.96%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.96%) Kibana
5 1 (0.96%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.96%) WSUS
5 1 (0.96%) Nagios
5 1 (0.96%) ZENworks
5 1 (0.96%) Cacti
5 1 (0.96%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 48 (46.15%) Microsoft
1 48 (46.15%) VMware
2 27 (25.96%) Citrix
3 25 (24.04%) Cisco
4 15 (14.42%) HP
5 11 (10.58%) Symantec
6 10 (9.62%) EMC
7 9 (8.65%) NetApp
8 8 (7.69%) Isilon
9 7 (6.73%) Veeam
10 6 (5.77%) Oracle
11 3 (2.88%) Apple
11 3 (2.88%) Websense
11 3 (2.88%) LANDesk
12 2 (1.92%) AppSense
12 2 (1.92%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.92%) Juniper
12 2 (1.92%) Cognos
12 2 (1.92%) Dell
13 1 (0.96%) Adobe
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