The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Support role in IT jobs advertised for the North East 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Support
Rank 67 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 7 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.84% - 1.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% - 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 14
Average salary £25,000 - £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -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 North East 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
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
802 638 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 96.51% 96.52% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 573 537 669
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Server Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Server Support Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Server Support
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Server Support Salary Trend in the North East

Server Support
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Support within the North East region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
Durham - 4 - -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £31,000 -
Northumberland - 1 £25,000 -
Server Support
England

Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 11 (50.00%) VMware
2 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 10 (45.45%) ITIL
2 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Linux
3 9 (40.91%) Citrix
4 8 (36.36%) SAN
5 7 (31.82%) Red Hat
5 7 (31.82%) Tivoli
5 7 (31.82%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 7 (31.82%) Management Information System
5 7 (31.82%) Apache
5 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
5 7 (31.82%) IBM
5 7 (31.82%) Solaris
5 7 (31.82%) MySQL
5 7 (31.82%) Oracle
5 7 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database
5 7 (31.82%) SUSE
6 6 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
8 4 (18.18%) SQL
8 4 (18.18%) UNIX
8 4 (18.18%) SLA
8 4 (18.18%) Banking
8 4 (18.18%) Retail
8 4 (18.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager

Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
1 7 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2003
1 7 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (31.82%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) MySQL
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (18.18%) Banking
1 4 (18.18%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
1 10 (45.45%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) SUSE
2 7 (31.82%) Solaris
3 6 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (18.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (9.09%) Validation
3 2 (9.09%) Performance Management
3 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) MCP
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
1 4 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 7 (31.82%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) Tivoli
2 4 (18.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) VMware
2 9 (40.91%) Citrix
3 7 (31.82%) Red Hat
3 7 (31.82%) Oracle
3 7 (31.82%) IBM
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft