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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Support
Rank 538 590 518
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -72
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 69 57 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.13% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.13% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 52 49 77
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,500 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
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
40103 42659 41747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.90% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 33809 35111 35345
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 £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
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 27 March 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 27 March 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
(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 +6 9 £36,500 -47.85%
Greenwich - 4 £28,500 -
Ilford - 4 - -
Rainham - 3 £32,500 -
Sidcup - 2 £32,500 -
Wembley - 1 £40,000 -
Beckenham - 1 £36,500 -
Hounslow - 1 £30,000 -
Server Support
England

Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 79 (70.54%) Windows
2 53 (47.32%) Active Directory
3 48 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 42 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 41 (36.61%) VMware
6 39 (34.82%) SQL Server
7 36 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 32 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
9 30 (26.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 30 (26.79%) Exchange Server 2010
10 29 (25.89%) Hyper-V
11 26 (23.21%) Microsoft Certification
12 25 (22.32%) Citrix
13 24 (21.43%) Cisco
13 24 (21.43%) SQL
13 24 (21.43%) MS Excel
14 21 (18.75%) MCSE
15 20 (17.86%) SAN
15 20 (17.86%) Firewall
16 19 (16.96%) Windows Server 2003
16 19 (16.96%) DNS
16 19 (16.96%) LAN
17 17 (15.18%) Exchange Server 2007
17 17 (15.18%) Linux
18 16 (14.29%) VPN
18 16 (14.29%) Windows 7
19 15 (13.39%) TCP/IP
19 15 (13.39%) vSphere
19 15 (13.39%) Windows 8
20 14 (12.50%) SaaS

Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 48 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 30 (26.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (15.18%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (11.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (10.71%) IIS
6 10 (8.93%) SharePoint
7 8 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 8 (7.14%) Lync
8 7 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (2.68%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.79%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (1.79%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.89%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.89%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 24 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.04%) MS Office
3 1 (0.89%) SPSS
3 1 (0.89%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.50%) SaaS
2 9 (8.04%) Office 365
3 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (17.86%) SAN
1 20 (17.86%) Firewall
2 19 (16.96%) LAN
2 19 (16.96%) DNS
3 16 (14.29%) VPN
4 15 (13.39%) TCP/IP
5 14 (12.50%) WAN
6 10 (8.93%) DHCP
6 10 (8.93%) Internet
7 5 (4.46%) SSH
7 5 (4.46%) NAS
8 4 (3.57%) PuTTY
8 4 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (3.57%) Broadband
9 3 (2.68%) SNMP
10 2 (1.79%) FTP
10 2 (1.79%) VoIP
11 1 (0.89%) IP Telephony
11 1 (0.89%) DMZ
11 1 (0.89%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (34.82%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (5.36%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (4.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (4.46%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.68%) DTS
7 2 (1.79%) MS Access
7 2 (1.79%) MySQL
7 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.89%) OLTP
8 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.89%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Subversion
General
1 13 (11.61%) Back Office
1 13 (11.61%) Finance
2 7 (6.25%) Banking
3 5 (4.46%) Mandarin Language
3 5 (4.46%) French Language
3 5 (4.46%) Spanish Language
4 3 (2.68%) Law
5 2 (1.79%) Legal
5 2 (1.79%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.79%) Games
6 1 (0.89%) German Language
6 1 (0.89%) Retail
6 1 (0.89%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.89%) Marketing
6 1 (0.89%) Front Office
6 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.89%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.57%) .NET
2 2 (1.79%) COM
2 2 (1.79%) XML
3 1 (0.89%) Middleware
3 1 (0.89%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.89%) Mason
3 1 (0.89%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.82%) Blackberry
2 10 (8.93%) Clustering
3 7 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.36%) iPad
4 6 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.46%) EqualLogic
5 5 (4.46%) Thin Client
5 5 (4.46%) Fat Client
6 3 (2.68%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.68%) Replication
7 2 (1.79%) CLARiiON
7 2 (1.79%) EMC Centera
8 1 (0.89%) PDA
8 1 (0.89%) AS400
8 1 (0.89%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.89%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.89%) Online Games
8 1 (0.89%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.89%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.89%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 79 (70.54%) Windows
2 36 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 30 (26.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (16.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (15.18%) Linux
6 16 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 15 (13.39%) Windows 8
8 9 (8.04%) Windows XP
9 5 (4.46%) Android
10 4 (3.57%) Apple iOS
10 4 (3.57%) Mac OS X
10 4 (3.57%) Windows Vista
11 3 (2.68%) UNIX
11 3 (2.68%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (1.79%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.79%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (10.71%) ITIL
2 10 (8.93%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (4.46%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (4.46%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (3.57%) Time Management
4 4 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (3.57%) Migration
4 4 (3.57%) Incident Management
5 3 (2.68%) Service Management
5 3 (2.68%) Service Delivery
5 3 (2.68%) Low Latency
5 3 (2.68%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (1.79%) DevOps
6 2 (1.79%) Problem Management
6 2 (1.79%) Capacity Management
6 2 (1.79%) Software Deployment
6 2 (1.79%) Database Security
7 1 (0.89%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (0.89%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (0.89%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 24 (21.43%) SQL
2 6 (5.36%) T-SQL
2 6 (5.36%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.68%) C#
4 1 (0.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 26 (23.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (18.75%) MCSE
3 14 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (10.71%) CCNA
5 7 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (6.25%) MCITP
6 5 (4.46%) VCP5
7 4 (3.57%) CCSA
7 4 (3.57%) Degree
7 4 (3.57%) MCSA
7 4 (3.57%) MCP
8 2 (1.79%) CCNP
8 2 (1.79%) CCA
8 2 (1.79%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.79%) MCTS
9 1 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (47.32%) Active Directory
2 32 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (25.89%) Hyper-V
4 15 (13.39%) vSphere
5 11 (9.82%) XenApp
6 5 (4.46%) VMware ESX
6 5 (4.46%) XenDesktop
7 4 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.79%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (0.89%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.89%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.89%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.89%) Xen
9 1 (0.89%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.89%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (7.14%) SCCM
2 7 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (3.57%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.68%) SCOM
4 3 (2.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (1.79%) Opsview
5 2 (1.79%) WSUS
5 2 (1.79%) RepliStor
5 2 (1.79%) Nagios
6 1 (0.89%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.89%) ZENworks
6 1 (0.89%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.89%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 42 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 41 (36.61%) VMware
3 25 (22.32%) Citrix
4 24 (21.43%) Cisco
5 14 (12.50%) HP
6 12 (10.71%) Symantec
7 10 (8.93%) Dell
8 8 (7.14%) Apple
9 7 (6.25%) NetApp
10 6 (5.36%) Veeam
11 5 (4.46%) SolarWinds
11 5 (4.46%) ServiceNow
12 4 (3.57%) Synopsys
12 4 (3.57%) Sophos
12 4 (3.57%) Sage
12 4 (3.57%) CheckPoint
13 3 (2.68%) Oracle
13 3 (2.68%) Fortinet
13 3 (2.68%) WatchGuard
14 2 (1.79%) Huawei
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