The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Server Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Specialist
Rank 246 233 239
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Specialist 3 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.040% 0.087% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.092% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 10
Average salary £41,500 £41,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.59% +28.46%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Server Specialist
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7038 6528 7080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.69% 94.24% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5717 5624 6134
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Server Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Server Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Server Specialist
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Server Specialist Salary Trend in the North West

Server Specialist
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Specialist within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
Cumbria - 2 - -
Cheshire -16 1 £41,500 -0.59%
Server Specialist
England

Server Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Server Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Data Management
3 2 (33.33%) Tripwire
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (33.33%) BladeLogic
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (33.33%) SCCM
3 2 (33.33%) SCOM
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (33.33%) Trend Micro
3 2 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Sybase
3 2 (33.33%) DB2
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) BMC

Server Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Server Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) DB2
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 2 (33.33%) Data Management
1 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (33.33%) Nagios
1 2 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (33.33%) BladeLogic
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
1 2 (33.33%) SCOM
1 2 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Sybase
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) HP
1 2 (33.33%) BMC
1 2 (33.33%) CA
1 2 (33.33%) Symantec
1 2 (33.33%) McAfee
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
1 2 (33.33%) Tripwire
1 2 (33.33%) Trend Micro