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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Support
Rank 562 546 510
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 60 83 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.18% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.20% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 46 60 105
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,287
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
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
42497 42494 46287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.64% 93.86% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35665 35795 39936
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 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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
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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 +7 16 £47,500 +8.57% 2
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 20 October 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.

1 106 (79.70%) Windows
2 74 (55.64%) Microsoft
3 62 (46.62%) Active Directory
4 56 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 54 (40.60%) VMware
6 53 (39.85%) SQL Server
7 52 (39.10%) Citrix
8 45 (33.83%) Microsoft Certification
8 45 (33.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 43 (32.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 42 (31.58%) MS Exchange
11 40 (30.08%) MCSE
12 35 (26.32%) SQL
13 34 (25.56%) MS Excel
13 34 (25.56%) DNS
14 33 (24.81%) Finance
15 30 (22.56%) ITIL
16 29 (21.80%) Exchange Server 2010
16 29 (21.80%) SCCM
17 27 (20.30%) Cisco
18 24 (18.05%) Windows Server 2012
18 24 (18.05%) Analytical Skills
19 23 (17.29%) Cisco Certification
19 23 (17.29%) SCOM
20 22 (16.54%) MCITP
21 21 (15.79%) Clustering
21 21 (15.79%) SAN
21 21 (15.79%) XenApp
21 21 (15.79%) Windows 7
22 18 (13.53%) Blackberry

Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 42 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 29 (21.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (9.77%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (9.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (9.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 13 (9.77%) IIS
4 11 (8.27%) SharePoint
4 11 (8.27%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (5.26%) Lync
6 3 (2.26%) Node.js
6 3 (2.26%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (2.26%) WorkSite
7 2 (1.50%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.50%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 34 (25.56%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.27%) MS Office
3 2 (1.50%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
1 1 (0.75%) Advent Moxy
1 1 (0.75%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.76%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.26%) PaaS
3 3 (2.26%) Jelastic
4 2 (1.50%) IaaS
4 2 (1.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (25.56%) DNS
2 21 (15.79%) SAN
3 15 (11.28%) DHCP
4 14 (10.53%) Firewall
5 12 (9.02%) TCP/IP
6 9 (6.77%) NAS
7 8 (6.02%) VPN
8 7 (5.26%) VLAN
9 6 (4.51%) LAN
10 4 (3.01%) WAN
10 4 (3.01%) Internet
10 4 (3.01%) iSCSI
11 3 (2.26%) Wireless
11 3 (2.26%) SSL
11 3 (2.26%) VoIP
11 3 (2.26%) HTTP
12 2 (1.50%) SNMP
12 2 (1.50%) IPv4
12 2 (1.50%) MPLS
12 2 (1.50%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (39.85%) SQL Server
2 16 (12.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (9.02%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (3.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.50%) MySQL
7 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.75%) Essbase
7 1 (0.75%) QlikView
7 1 (0.75%) HBase
7 1 (0.75%) Big Data
7 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.75%) Hyperion Smart View
Development Applications
1 2 (1.50%) MSI
2 1 (0.75%) Subversion
General
1 33 (24.81%) Finance
2 16 (12.03%) Banking
3 8 (6.02%) Back Office
4 7 (5.26%) Law
5 4 (3.01%) Retail
6 3 (2.26%) Legal
6 3 (2.26%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.50%) Front Office
7 2 (1.50%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.50%) Marketing
8 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.75%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.77%) Web Services
2 7 (5.26%) .NET
3 3 (2.26%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.75%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.75%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.75%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.05%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (15.79%) Clustering
3 18 (13.53%) Blackberry
4 11 (8.27%) Computer Science
5 9 (6.77%) Management Information System
6 7 (5.26%) Hedge funds
7 5 (3.76%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (3.01%) Mobile App
9 3 (2.26%) Replication
10 2 (1.50%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.50%) Statistics
10 2 (1.50%) New Media
11 1 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.75%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.75%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.75%) Equities
11 1 (0.75%) PDA
11 1 (0.75%) Derivative
11 1 (0.75%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 106 (79.70%) Windows
2 56 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 45 (33.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (18.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (15.79%) Windows 7
6 12 (9.02%) Linux
7 8 (6.02%) Windows 8
8 7 (5.26%) Windows XP
9 4 (3.01%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (2.26%) UNIX
11 2 (1.50%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.50%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.50%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.75%) VMS
12 1 (0.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (22.56%) ITIL
2 11 (8.27%) Project Management
3 8 (6.02%) Migration
4 7 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (4.51%) Mentoring
5 6 (4.51%) Service Delivery
5 6 (4.51%) Load Balancing
6 5 (3.76%) Programme Management
6 5 (3.76%) Change Management
6 5 (3.76%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (3.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (3.76%) Change Control
7 4 (3.01%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (3.01%) Incident Management
7 4 (3.01%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (3.01%) Service Management
8 3 (2.26%) ITSM
8 3 (2.26%) Asset Management
8 3 (2.26%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (26.32%) SQL
2 7 (5.26%) C#
3 4 (3.01%) C
3 4 (3.01%) PHP
3 4 (3.01%) VBScript
3 4 (3.01%) VB
3 4 (3.01%) Python
3 4 (3.01%) Ruby
3 4 (3.01%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.26%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.26%) Java
5 2 (1.50%) VBA
6 1 (0.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 45 (33.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (30.08%) MCSE
3 23 (17.29%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (16.54%) MCITP
5 16 (12.03%) Degree
6 15 (11.28%) CCNA
7 12 (9.02%) MCSA
8 11 (8.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (7.52%) VCAP
10 6 (4.51%) CCNP
11 5 (3.76%) MCP
11 5 (3.76%) MCTS
11 5 (3.76%) JNCIA
12 3 (2.26%) MCDST
12 3 (2.26%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (2.26%) A+ Certification
13 2 (1.50%) JNCIS
14 1 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.75%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.51%) SLA
2 5 (3.76%) QA
System Software
1 62 (46.62%) Active Directory
2 43 (32.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (15.79%) XenApp
4 14 (10.53%) Hyper-V
5 13 (9.77%) vSphere
6 11 (8.27%) XenDesktop
7 6 (4.51%) Xen
8 4 (3.01%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (2.26%) VMware Server
9 3 (2.26%) VMware ESX
9 3 (2.26%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (1.50%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.50%) VirtualBox
10 2 (1.50%) XenServer
11 1 (0.75%) GPFS
11 1 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 29 (21.80%) SCCM
2 23 (17.29%) SCOM
3 7 (5.26%) NetBackup
3 7 (5.26%) HP SIM
4 3 (2.26%) Plesk
4 3 (2.26%) WSUS
5 2 (1.50%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.75%) Nagios
6 1 (0.75%) Cacti
6 1 (0.75%) Ganglia
6 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.75%) Kibana
Vendors
1 74 (55.64%) Microsoft
2 54 (40.60%) VMware
3 52 (39.10%) Citrix
4 27 (20.30%) Cisco
5 14 (10.53%) HP
6 12 (9.02%) Symantec
7 10 (7.52%) NetApp
8 9 (6.77%) EMC
9 8 (6.02%) Isilon
10 7 (5.26%) Oracle
10 7 (5.26%) Veeam
11 6 (4.51%) AppSense
12 4 (3.01%) Reuters
12 4 (3.01%) Bloomberg
12 4 (3.01%) Fidessa
12 4 (3.01%) Juniper
13 3 (2.26%) Altiris
13 3 (2.26%) Websense
14 2 (1.50%) Apple
14 2 (1.50%) CheckPoint
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Posted: 4 hours ago
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