The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Support
Rank 80 - 73
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 13 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.66% - 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% - 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 8
Average salary £32,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +0.80%
Server Support
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
761 741 780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 97.19% 97.50% 98.86%
Number of salaries quoted 643 620 648
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +7.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,798
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Server Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Server Support Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Server Support
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Server Support Salary Trend in Oxford

Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 29 (93.55%) SQL Server
2 28 (90.32%) MS Excel
2 28 (90.32%) Microsoft
3 26 (83.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (54.84%) SQL
5 13 (41.94%) Time Management
6 11 (35.48%) Software Deployment
7 3 (9.68%) Migration
7 3 (9.68%) Data Migration
8 2 (6.45%) Kaspersky
8 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
8 2 (6.45%) VMware
8 2 (6.45%) Windows
8 2 (6.45%) Firewall
8 2 (6.45%) Sophos
8 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
8 2 (6.45%) Office 365
8 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
8 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
9 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
9 1 (3.23%) SAP
9 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
9 1 (3.23%) Change Management
9 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
9 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (3.23%) Degree

Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 28 (90.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (93.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
1 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Time Management
2 11 (35.48%) Software Deployment
3 3 (9.68%) Data Migration
3 3 (9.68%) Migration
4 1 (3.23%) Change Management
4 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (83.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 28 (90.32%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Kaspersky
2 2 (6.45%) Sophos
2 2 (6.45%) VMware
3 1 (3.23%) SAP