The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Specialist
Rank 439 459 439
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Specialist 12 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.056% 0.030% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.031% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 8
Average salary £44,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +7.69%
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 South 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20356 22430 21702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.96% 94.77% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 16382 17934 17955
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Server Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Server Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Server Specialist
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Server Specialist Salary Trend in the South East

Server Specialist
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Specialist within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
Hampshire - 10 £44,500 -
West Sussex +8 2 £38,750 +19.23%
Server Specialist
England

Server Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 23 (85.19%) Windows
2 17 (62.96%) Citrix
2 17 (62.96%) VMware
3 16 (59.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (55.56%) XenApp
5 14 (51.85%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (48.15%) Clustering
6 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (48.15%) Internet
7 11 (40.74%) Windows 7
7 11 (40.74%) VMware ESX
7 11 (40.74%) Back Office
7 11 (40.74%) Windows XP
7 11 (40.74%) Windows 2000
7 11 (40.74%) VBScript
7 11 (40.74%) VB
8 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
8 10 (37.04%) MS Exchange
8 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
9 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
10 7 (25.93%) Change Management
11 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (22.22%) MCSE
11 6 (22.22%) MCSA
11 6 (22.22%) SQL
11 6 (22.22%) HP
11 6 (22.22%) CCA
11 6 (22.22%) Citrix Certification

Server Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 10 (37.04%) MS Exchange
2 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (7.41%) IIS
5 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 3 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) Internet
2 5 (18.52%) Network Security
3 4 (14.81%) SNMP
3 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
4 3 (11.11%) DNS
4 3 (11.11%) DHCP
4 3 (11.11%) Kerberos
5 2 (7.41%) Firewall
5 2 (7.41%) SAN
5 2 (7.41%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 11 (40.74%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Clustering
2 3 (11.11%) Private Cloud
3 2 (7.41%) CLARiiON
4 1 (3.70%) iDTV
4 1 (3.70%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 23 (85.19%) Windows
2 16 (59.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (40.74%) Windows 7
4 11 (40.74%) Windows 2000
4 11 (40.74%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Change Management
2 4 (14.81%) ITIL
2 4 (14.81%) Migration
3 3 (11.11%) Time Management
3 3 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (11.11%) Data Security
3 3 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (3.70%) Project Management
4 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) VBScript
1 11 (40.74%) VB
2 6 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) MCSE
1 6 (22.22%) MCSA
1 6 (22.22%) CCA
1 6 (22.22%) Citrix Certification
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (14.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (7.41%) CCEA
4 1 (3.70%) PhD
4 1 (3.70%) HNC
4 1 (3.70%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
2 3 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (55.56%) XenApp
2 14 (51.85%) VMware ESXi
3 11 (40.74%) VMware ESX
4 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
5 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
7 3 (11.11%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) SCCM
2 4 (14.81%) Backup Exec
2 4 (14.81%) WMI
3 2 (7.41%) SCOM
3 2 (7.41%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Citrix
1 17 (62.96%) VMware
2 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (22.22%) HP
4 4 (14.81%) Symantec
5 3 (11.11%) McAfee
5 3 (11.11%) Websense
5 3 (11.11%) ServiceNow
6 2 (7.41%) F5
6 2 (7.41%) Dell
6 2 (7.41%) EMC