The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Specialist
Rank - 161 181
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Specialist 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.064% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.067% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £37,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.83%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
Server Specialist
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2734 2998 3787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.00% 95.57% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1701 1868 2460
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £57,650
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Server Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Server Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Server Specialist
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Server Specialist Salary Trend in Scotland

Server Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) VMware

Server Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) AIX
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) VMware