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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Support
Rank 576 545 516
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 47 82 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.18% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.19% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 42 60 102
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,287
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,250
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.25%
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
41779 43294 45773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.78% 94.00% 94.36%
Number of salaries quoted 35556 35987 39555
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 26 November 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 26 November 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 +26 10 £46,500 -7.00% 2
Croydon +4 1 £52,500 +61.53%
Hounslow - 1 £27,500 -
Beckenham - 1 £40,000 -
Bromley - 1 £40,000 -
Server Support
England

Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 92 (78.63%) Windows
2 56 (47.86%) Microsoft
3 51 (43.59%) VMware
4 48 (41.03%) SQL Server
5 46 (39.32%) Active Directory
5 46 (39.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 41 (35.04%) VMware Infrastructure
7 39 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 36 (30.77%) Citrix
9 35 (29.91%) Windows Server 2003
10 34 (29.06%) SQL
10 34 (29.06%) MCSE
11 33 (28.21%) MS Exchange
12 28 (23.93%) Cisco
12 28 (23.93%) MS Excel
13 27 (23.08%) ITIL
13 27 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
14 25 (21.37%) DNS
14 25 (21.37%) Finance
14 25 (21.37%) SCCM
15 22 (18.80%) Exchange Server 2010
15 22 (18.80%) Cisco Certification
16 20 (17.09%) SAN
16 20 (17.09%) SCOM
17 18 (15.38%) Banking
17 18 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
18 17 (14.53%) Windows 7
18 17 (14.53%) Firewall
19 16 (13.68%) HP
19 16 (13.68%) Hyper-V

Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 33 (28.21%) MS Exchange
2 22 (18.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (10.26%) SharePoint
5 11 (9.40%) IIS
6 10 (8.55%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (8.55%) Lync
7 4 (3.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (2.56%) WorkSite
8 3 (2.56%) Node.js
9 2 (1.71%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.71%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (1.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 28 (23.93%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.13%) MS Office
3 2 (1.71%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
1 1 (0.85%) Advent Moxy
1 1 (0.85%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.27%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.56%) PaaS
3 3 (2.56%) Jelastic
4 2 (1.71%) IaaS
4 2 (1.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (21.37%) DNS
2 20 (17.09%) SAN
3 17 (14.53%) Firewall
4 13 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 12 (10.26%) DHCP
6 9 (7.69%) LAN
6 9 (7.69%) VPN
6 9 (7.69%) NAS
7 7 (5.98%) VLAN
7 7 (5.98%) WAN
8 4 (3.42%) VoIP
9 3 (2.56%) Internet
10 2 (1.71%) MPLS
10 2 (1.71%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.85%) Asterisk PBX
11 1 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (0.85%) SMTP
11 1 (0.85%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.85%) FTP
11 1 (0.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (41.03%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (6.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (5.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (3.42%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.56%) MySQL
8 2 (1.71%) MS Access
8 2 (1.71%) DTS
8 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.85%) Essbase
9 1 (0.85%) QlikView
9 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.85%) Hyperion Smart View
9 1 (0.85%) HBase
9 1 (0.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (1.71%) MSI
2 1 (0.85%) Subversion
General
1 25 (21.37%) Finance
2 18 (15.38%) Banking
3 9 (7.69%) Law
4 5 (4.27%) Legal
4 5 (4.27%) Retail
5 4 (3.42%) Back Office
6 3 (2.56%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.71%) Front Office
7 2 (1.71%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.71%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.71%) Marketing
8 1 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.85%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.98%) Web Services
2 6 (5.13%) .NET
3 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.85%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.85%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.85%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (10.26%) Clustering
3 9 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 8 (6.84%) Blackberry
4 8 (6.84%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.27%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.42%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.56%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.71%) New Media
8 2 (1.71%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.71%) Statistics
8 2 (1.71%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.71%) Replication
8 2 (1.71%) CLARiiON
8 2 (1.71%) EMC Centera
9 1 (0.85%) Equities
9 1 (0.85%) PDA
9 1 (0.85%) Derivative
9 1 (0.85%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.85%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 92 (78.63%) Windows
2 46 (39.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (29.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 27 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (14.53%) Windows 7
6 13 (11.11%) Linux
7 9 (7.69%) Windows 8
8 7 (5.98%) Windows XP
9 4 (3.42%) UNIX
9 4 (3.42%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.71%) Mac OS
10 2 (1.71%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.71%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.85%) VMS
11 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (23.08%) ITIL
2 11 (9.40%) Project Management
3 7 (5.98%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (5.98%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (5.98%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (5.13%) Mentoring
4 6 (5.13%) Service Delivery
4 6 (5.13%) Migration
5 5 (4.27%) Change Management
5 5 (4.27%) Programme Management
5 5 (4.27%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (4.27%) Change Control
6 4 (3.42%) Incident Management
6 4 (3.42%) Load Balancing
7 3 (2.56%) Investment Management
7 3 (2.56%) Asset Management
7 3 (2.56%) ITSM
7 3 (2.56%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (1.71%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 34 (29.06%) SQL
2 4 (3.42%) T-SQL
2 4 (3.42%) VBScript
2 4 (3.42%) VB
2 4 (3.42%) C
2 4 (3.42%) C#
2 4 (3.42%) Python
2 4 (3.42%) Ruby
2 4 (3.42%) PowerShell
2 4 (3.42%) PHP
3 3 (2.56%) Java
4 2 (1.71%) VBA
5 1 (0.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 39 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (29.06%) MCSE
3 22 (18.80%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (13.68%) Degree
5 15 (12.82%) MCITP
6 14 (11.97%) CCNA
7 11 (9.40%) MCSA
7 11 (9.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (7.69%) VCAP
9 5 (4.27%) MCTS
9 5 (4.27%) CCNP
9 5 (4.27%) MCP
10 4 (3.42%) JNCIA
11 3 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.85%) CCA
12 1 (0.85%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.13%) SLA
2 5 (4.27%) QA
System Software
1 46 (39.32%) Active Directory
2 41 (35.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (13.68%) Hyper-V
4 15 (12.82%) vSphere
5 13 (11.11%) XenApp
6 5 (4.27%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (3.42%) VMware ESX
8 3 (2.56%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (1.71%) Xen
9 2 (1.71%) XenServer
9 2 (1.71%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.71%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 2 (1.71%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.71%) VirtualBox
9 2 (1.71%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.85%) GPFS
10 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.85%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 25 (21.37%) SCCM
2 20 (17.09%) SCOM
3 8 (6.84%) NetBackup
4 7 (5.98%) HP SIM
5 3 (2.56%) Plesk
6 2 (1.71%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.71%) WSUS
6 2 (1.71%) RepliStor
7 1 (0.85%) Nagios
7 1 (0.85%) Cacti
7 1 (0.85%) Ganglia
7 1 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.85%) Kibana
Vendors
1 56 (47.86%) Microsoft
2 51 (43.59%) VMware
3 36 (30.77%) Citrix
4 28 (23.93%) Cisco
5 16 (13.68%) HP
6 12 (10.26%) Symantec
7 11 (9.40%) EMC
7 11 (9.40%) NetApp
8 8 (6.84%) Oracle
8 8 (6.84%) Isilon
9 7 (5.98%) Veeam
10 5 (4.27%) AppSense
11 3 (2.56%) LANDesk
11 3 (2.56%) Websense
11 3 (2.56%) Juniper
12 2 (1.71%) Interwoven
12 2 (1.71%) Apple
12 2 (1.71%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.71%) Cognos
12 2 (1.71%) Dell
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