The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Support
Rank 55 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 8 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.50% 0.42% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 0.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 0
Average salary £30,750 £27,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +0.80%
Server Support
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
518 466 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 97.00% 97.29% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 411 402 519
Average salary £36,018 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.21% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Server Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Server Support Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Server Support
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Server Support Salary Trend in Merseyside

Server Support
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Server Support across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Server Support Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Server Support
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Support within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
Southport -5 4 £29,250 +8.33%
Liverpool - 2 £30,000 -
Server Support
North West

Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
3 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
4 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (46.15%) Degree
4 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
4 6 (46.15%) QA
4 6 (46.15%) Time Management
4 6 (46.15%) Data Migration
4 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (46.15%) VirtualBox
4 6 (46.15%) Azure SQL Database
4 6 (46.15%) Data Quality
4 6 (46.15%) Firewall
4 6 (46.15%) Migration
4 6 (46.15%) Replication
4 6 (46.15%) CCNA
4 6 (46.15%) CCDP
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (46.15%) Shell Script
4 6 (46.15%) Project Management
4 6 (46.15%) C#
4 6 (46.15%) MCP

Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 6 (46.15%) TWiki
2 4 (30.77%) IIS
3 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
4 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 5 (38.46%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
1 6 (46.15%) Remote Desktop
1 6 (46.15%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) Azure SQL Database
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
1 6 (46.15%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Data Migration
1 6 (46.15%) Migration
1 6 (46.15%) Project Management
1 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
1 6 (46.15%) Time Management
2 4 (30.77%) High Availability
2 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
2 6 (46.15%) Shell Script
2 6 (46.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) CCDP
1 6 (46.15%) CCNA
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
1 6 (46.15%) MCP
1 6 (46.15%) MCSE
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) Data Quality
1 6 (46.15%) QA
1 6 (46.15%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) VirtualBox
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) VMware