The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Luton 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Support
Rank 34 45 60
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.39% 0.34% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 0.36% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £39,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
Server Support
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton 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
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
200 276 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 92.59% 94.20% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 180 256 445
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Server Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Server Support in the job title across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Server Support Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Server Support
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Server Support across the Luton region.

Server Support Salary Trend in Luton

Server Support
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) ERP
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Clustering
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis

Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) ERP
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) VMware