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 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 568 553 521
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 69 78 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.17% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.19% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 48 64 105
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £25,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £31,500 £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
42843 41746 47655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.38% 93.51% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35743 35073 41312
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 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +2 24 £47,500 +9.19% 2
Hayes - 2 - -
Teddington - 1 £40,000 -
Server Support
England

Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 121 (81.76%) Windows
2 85 (57.43%) Microsoft
3 76 (51.35%) Active Directory
4 69 (46.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 66 (44.59%) Citrix
5 66 (44.59%) SQL Server
6 61 (41.22%) VMware
7 55 (37.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 51 (34.46%) VMware Infrastructure
9 48 (32.43%) MS Exchange
9 48 (32.43%) Microsoft Certification
10 46 (31.08%) SQL
11 41 (27.70%) MCSE
12 40 (27.03%) DNS
13 39 (26.35%) Finance
13 39 (26.35%) Exchange Server 2010
14 37 (25.00%) MS Excel
15 32 (21.62%) SCCM
16 30 (20.27%) Windows Server 2012
16 30 (20.27%) Cisco
17 28 (18.92%) ITIL
17 28 (18.92%) XenApp
18 27 (18.24%) SAN
19 25 (16.89%) Blackberry
19 25 (16.89%) MCITP
19 25 (16.89%) Clustering
19 25 (16.89%) Analytical Skills
20 24 (16.22%) SCOM
20 24 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
21 21 (14.19%) Cisco Certification

Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 48 (32.43%) MS Exchange
2 39 (26.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (13.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 16 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2003
5 15 (10.14%) Exchange Server 2007
6 14 (9.46%) SharePoint
6 14 (9.46%) IIS
7 12 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (4.05%) Lync
9 4 (2.70%) WorkSite
10 3 (2.03%) Node.js
10 3 (2.03%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 37 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 13 (8.78%) MS Office
3 1 (0.68%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Markit EDM
1 1 (0.68%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
1 1 (0.68%) Advent Moxy
1 1 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.38%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.70%) IaaS
4 3 (2.03%) Jelastic
4 3 (2.03%) PaaS
5 2 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (27.03%) DNS
2 27 (18.24%) SAN
3 19 (12.84%) DHCP
4 18 (12.16%) Firewall
5 14 (9.46%) TCP/IP
6 11 (7.43%) NAS
6 11 (7.43%) VPN
6 11 (7.43%) LAN
7 9 (6.08%) WAN
8 8 (5.41%) VLAN
9 6 (4.05%) VoIP
9 6 (4.05%) iSCSI
10 4 (2.70%) MPLS
11 3 (2.03%) SSL
11 3 (2.03%) HTTP
11 3 (2.03%) Internet
11 3 (2.03%) Wireless
12 2 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (1.35%) SNMP
12 2 (1.35%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (44.59%) SQL Server
2 24 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (13.51%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (6.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (4.73%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (3.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.70%) MySQL
7 4 (2.70%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (1.35%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.35%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.68%) Hyperion Smart View
10 1 (0.68%) Big Data
10 1 (0.68%) HBase
10 1 (0.68%) QlikView
10 1 (0.68%) Essbase
10 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.35%) MSI
General
1 39 (26.35%) Finance
2 16 (10.81%) Banking
3 11 (7.43%) Law
3 11 (7.43%) Back Office
4 5 (3.38%) Retail
5 4 (2.70%) Legal
6 3 (2.03%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.03%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.35%) Front Office
7 2 (1.35%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.35%) Arabic Language
7 2 (1.35%) Marketing
8 1 (0.68%) Advertising
8 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.08%) Web Services
2 7 (4.73%) .NET
3 4 (2.70%) Application Packaging
4 3 (2.03%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.35%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.68%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.89%) Blackberry
1 25 (16.89%) Clustering
1 25 (16.89%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.76%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.41%) Hedge funds
4 6 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.70%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.03%) Replication
6 3 (2.03%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.35%) Statistics
7 2 (1.35%) New Media
8 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.68%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.68%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.68%) Derivative
8 1 (0.68%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.68%) PKI
8 1 (0.68%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 121 (81.76%) Windows
2 69 (46.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 55 (37.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 30 (20.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (14.19%) Windows 7
6 13 (8.78%) Linux
7 7 (4.73%) Windows 8
8 6 (4.05%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (2.70%) Windows XP
10 3 (2.03%) Mac OS
10 3 (2.03%) UNIX
11 2 (1.35%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.35%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.35%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.68%) Android
12 1 (0.68%) Debian
12 1 (0.68%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (18.92%) ITIL
2 11 (7.43%) Project Management
3 9 (6.08%) Migration
4 8 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (4.73%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (4.73%) Incident Management
5 7 (4.73%) Service Delivery
6 6 (4.05%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (4.05%) Load Balancing
6 6 (4.05%) Mobile Device Management
6 6 (4.05%) Mentoring
7 5 (3.38%) Change Control
7 5 (3.38%) Programme Management
7 5 (3.38%) Service Management
8 4 (2.70%) Change Management
8 4 (2.70%) ITSM
8 4 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (2.03%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (2.03%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (31.08%) SQL
2 7 (4.73%) PowerShell
3 6 (4.05%) C#
4 4 (2.70%) C
4 4 (2.70%) PHP
4 4 (2.70%) VBScript
4 4 (2.70%) VB
4 4 (2.70%) Python
4 4 (2.70%) Ruby
5 3 (2.03%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.03%) Java
6 2 (1.35%) VBA
7 1 (0.68%) Perl
Qualifications
1 48 (32.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (27.70%) MCSE
3 25 (16.89%) MCITP
4 21 (14.19%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (12.84%) Degree
6 17 (11.49%) MCSA
7 12 (8.11%) CCNA
8 10 (6.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (6.76%) VCAP
9 5 (3.38%) JNCIA
10 4 (2.70%) CCNP
11 3 (2.03%) MCDST
11 3 (2.03%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (2.03%) A+ Certification
12 2 (1.35%) MCP
12 2 (1.35%) JNCIS
12 2 (1.35%) MCTS
13 1 (0.68%) MCDBA
13 1 (0.68%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.05%) SLA
2 5 (3.38%) QA
System Software
1 76 (51.35%) Active Directory
2 51 (34.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (18.92%) XenApp
4 17 (11.49%) XenDesktop
5 14 (9.46%) Hyper-V
6 13 (8.78%) vSphere
7 8 (5.41%) Xen
8 5 (3.38%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (2.03%) XenServer
9 3 (2.03%) VMware ESX
9 3 (2.03%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.35%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (1.35%) VMware Server
10 2 (1.35%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.68%) GPFS
11 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.68%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 32 (21.62%) SCCM
2 24 (16.22%) SCOM
3 8 (5.41%) NetBackup
4 7 (4.73%) HP SIM
5 3 (2.03%) Plesk
5 3 (2.03%) WSUS
6 2 (1.35%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.68%) Kibana
7 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.68%) Cacti
7 1 (0.68%) Ganglia
7 1 (0.68%) Nagios
Vendors
1 85 (57.43%) Microsoft
2 66 (44.59%) Citrix
3 61 (41.22%) VMware
4 30 (20.27%) Cisco
5 13 (8.78%) EMC
5 13 (8.78%) HP
6 11 (7.43%) NetApp
7 9 (6.08%) Symantec
8 8 (5.41%) Oracle
8 8 (5.41%) Isilon
9 7 (4.73%) Veeam
10 6 (4.05%) Fidessa
10 6 (4.05%) Reuters
10 6 (4.05%) Bloomberg
10 6 (4.05%) AppSense
11 5 (3.38%) Juniper
12 3 (2.03%) Altiris
12 3 (2.03%) Interwoven
12 3 (2.03%) Websense
12 3 (2.03%) Apple
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