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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Support
Rank 42 45 48
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 7 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.03% 1.72% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 1.79% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 2
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -
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
327 391 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 94.78% 95.83% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 281 310 293
Average salary £44,500 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.48% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 20 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) Back Office
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Retail
2 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office

Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
General
1 6 (85.71%) Back Office
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
1 6 (85.71%) Retail
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix
1 1 (14.29%) VMware