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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Support
Rank 544 590 521
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -69
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 84 63 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.14% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 67 53 79
Average salary £39,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £29,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £30,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%
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
41632 45743 41625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.54% 93.84% 93.83%
Number of salaries quoted 35154 37996 35183
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,982 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 2015. 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
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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 +37 16 £40,000 -39.62% 1
Ilford - 4 - -
Uxbridge - 4 £39,500 -
Rainham - 3 £32,500 -
Sidcup - 2 £32,500 -
Greenwich - 2 £28,500 -
Hounslow - 1 £30,000 -
Server Support
England

Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 92 (70.23%) Windows
2 62 (47.33%) Active Directory
3 51 (38.93%) MS Exchange
4 49 (37.40%) SQL Server
5 44 (33.59%) Microsoft
6 43 (32.82%) VMware
6 43 (32.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 35 (26.72%) Windows Server 2008
8 34 (25.95%) Citrix
9 32 (24.43%) Hyper-V
9 32 (24.43%) Exchange Server 2010
10 31 (23.66%) VMware Infrastructure
11 30 (22.90%) SQL
12 27 (20.61%) MS Excel
12 27 (20.61%) Cisco
13 25 (19.08%) SAN
13 25 (19.08%) Windows Server 2003
14 23 (17.56%) Microsoft Certification
15 22 (16.79%) DNS
16 20 (15.27%) Firewall
16 20 (15.27%) vSphere
17 19 (14.50%) LAN
18 18 (13.74%) MCSE
19 17 (12.98%) Linux
19 17 (12.98%) TCP/IP
20 16 (12.21%) Exchange Server 2007
20 16 (12.21%) Blackberry
20 16 (12.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
21 15 (11.45%) Back Office
21 15 (11.45%) VPN

Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 51 (38.93%) MS Exchange
2 32 (24.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (12.21%) Exchange Server 2007
3 16 (12.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 11 (8.40%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (7.63%) IIS
6 9 (6.87%) SharePoint
7 7 (5.34%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (3.82%) Lync
9 3 (2.29%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.53%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (1.53%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.76%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.76%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 27 (20.61%) MS Excel
2 13 (9.92%) MS Office
3 1 (0.76%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.45%) SaaS
2 10 (7.63%) Office 365
3 1 (0.76%) Symantec.cloud
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (19.08%) SAN
2 22 (16.79%) DNS
3 20 (15.27%) Firewall
4 19 (14.50%) LAN
5 17 (12.98%) TCP/IP
6 15 (11.45%) VPN
7 14 (10.69%) WAN
8 13 (9.92%) DHCP
9 9 (6.87%) Internet
10 6 (4.58%) NAS
11 4 (3.05%) PuTTY
11 4 (3.05%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (3.05%) SSH
11 4 (3.05%) Broadband
12 3 (2.29%) SNMP
12 3 (2.29%) Cisco IOS
13 1 (0.76%) iSCSI
13 1 (0.76%) VLAN
13 1 (0.76%) IP Telephony
13 1 (0.76%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (37.40%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.87%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (6.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (6.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (4.58%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (3.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.05%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.29%) DTS
8 2 (1.53%) MS Access
8 2 (1.53%) MySQL
8 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.76%) OLTP
9 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.76%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 15 (11.45%) Back Office
2 13 (9.92%) Finance
3 5 (3.82%) Law
3 5 (3.82%) Mandarin Language
3 5 (3.82%) French Language
3 5 (3.82%) Spanish Language
4 3 (2.29%) Banking
5 2 (1.53%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.53%) Games
6 1 (0.76%) German Language
6 1 (0.76%) Front Office
6 1 (0.76%) Retail
6 1 (0.76%) Marketing
6 1 (0.76%) Legal
6 1 (0.76%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.29%) .NET
2 2 (1.53%) COM
2 2 (1.53%) XML
3 1 (0.76%) Middleware
3 1 (0.76%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.76%) J2EE
3 1 (0.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.21%) Blackberry
2 14 (10.69%) Clustering
3 8 (6.11%) EqualLogic
4 7 (5.34%) Replication
4 7 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.58%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.58%) iPad
6 5 (3.82%) Fat Client
6 5 (3.82%) Thin Client
7 3 (2.29%) BYOD
8 2 (1.53%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.76%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.76%) Online Games
9 1 (0.76%) iPhone
9 1 (0.76%) iSeries
9 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.76%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.76%) AS400
9 1 (0.76%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.76%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 92 (70.23%) Windows
2 43 (32.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 35 (26.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (19.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (12.98%) Linux
6 14 (10.69%) Windows 7
7 13 (9.92%) Windows 8
8 7 (5.34%) Windows XP
9 5 (3.82%) Android
10 4 (3.05%) Apple iOS
10 4 (3.05%) Mac OS X
10 4 (3.05%) Windows Vista
11 3 (2.29%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (1.53%) UNIX
12 2 (1.53%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.53%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (7.63%) ITIL
1 10 (7.63%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (4.58%) Incident Management
3 5 (3.82%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (3.82%) Server Monitoring
3 5 (3.82%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (3.05%) Time Management
4 4 (3.05%) Service Management
4 4 (3.05%) Migration
5 3 (2.29%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (2.29%) Configuration Management
5 3 (2.29%) Low Latency
6 2 (1.53%) Software Deployment
6 2 (1.53%) Database Security
6 2 (1.53%) DevOps
6 2 (1.53%) Problem Management
6 2 (1.53%) Release Management
6 2 (1.53%) Service Delivery
7 1 (0.76%) Validation
7 1 (0.76%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 30 (22.90%) SQL
2 7 (5.34%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.05%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.53%) C#
5 1 (0.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.76%) VB
5 1 (0.76%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (17.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (13.74%) MCSE
3 13 (9.92%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (9.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (8.40%) CCNA
6 8 (6.11%) VCP5
7 6 (4.58%) MCITP
8 4 (3.05%) Degree
8 4 (3.05%) CCSA
9 2 (1.53%) CCA
9 2 (1.53%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.53%) MCSA
9 2 (1.53%) MCP
9 2 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.82%) SLA
System Software
1 62 (47.33%) Active Directory
2 32 (24.43%) Hyper-V
3 31 (23.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (15.27%) vSphere
5 10 (7.63%) XenApp
6 6 (4.58%) XenDesktop
7 5 (3.82%) Terminal Services
8 4 (3.05%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.53%) XenServer
9 2 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.76%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 1 (0.76%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.76%) Xen
10 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 12 (9.16%) Norton AntiVirus
2 9 (6.87%) SCCM
3 4 (3.05%) Backup Exec
3 4 (3.05%) WSUS
3 4 (3.05%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (1.53%) Opsview
4 2 (1.53%) SCOM
4 2 (1.53%) Nagios
5 1 (0.76%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.76%) ZENworks
5 1 (0.76%) RepliStor
5 1 (0.76%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 44 (33.59%) Microsoft
2 43 (32.82%) VMware
3 34 (25.95%) Citrix
4 27 (20.61%) Cisco
5 15 (11.45%) Dell
6 14 (10.69%) Symantec
7 13 (9.92%) HP
8 12 (9.16%) NetApp
9 8 (6.11%) Apple
9 8 (6.11%) EMC
10 6 (4.58%) Veeam
11 5 (3.82%) SolarWinds
11 5 (3.82%) ServiceNow
11 5 (3.82%) CommVault
12 4 (3.05%) NetIQ
12 4 (3.05%) Sage
12 4 (3.05%) CheckPoint
12 4 (3.05%) Synopsys
12 4 (3.05%) Sophos
13 3 (2.29%) Fortinet
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