The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Support Engineer 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 Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Support Engineer
Rank 431 417 434
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support Engineer 7 25 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.034% 0.11% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.12% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 11
Average salary £41,500 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.88% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £31,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £41,500 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,250 £31,750
% change year-on-year
-2.25% +4.72%
Server Support Engineer
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
19601 21628 21215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.13% 94.78% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15851 17539 17558
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 £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Server Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Server Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Server Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Server Support Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Server Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Server Support Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Server Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Server Support Engineer
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 Support Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
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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
Surrey +20 6 £41,500 +23.88%
Berkshire -13 1 £33,000 -4.34%
Server Support Engineer
England

Server Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Server Support Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 19 (73.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (65.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (61.54%) VMware
5 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
6 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
7 12 (46.15%) SQL
7 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
8 10 (38.46%) IIS
8 10 (38.46%) WSUS
9 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
11 7 (26.92%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (26.92%) Linux
11 7 (26.92%) MCSE
11 7 (26.92%) MCSA
11 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (26.92%) SAN
11 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
11 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
11 7 (26.92%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (26.92%) vSphere
12 6 (23.08%) EMC NetWorker
12 6 (23.08%) DV Cleared
12 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (23.08%) Performance Monitoring
12 6 (23.08%) Cisco
12 6 (23.08%) Firewall

Server Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Server Support Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (38.46%) IIS
2 3 (11.54%) SAS
3 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.85%) Lync
4 1 (3.85%) Apache
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) SAN
2 6 (23.08%) Firewall
3 3 (11.54%) LAN
3 3 (11.54%) WAN
4 2 (7.69%) DHCP
4 2 (7.69%) DNS
5 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2000
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (11.54%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.85%) EDRMS
4 1 (3.85%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (23.08%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) GIS
3 1 (3.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 19 (73.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (65.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (26.92%) Linux
6 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (26.92%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (23.08%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (3.85%) Network Management
3 1 (3.85%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (3.85%) Business Development
3 1 (3.85%) Kanban
3 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
3 1 (3.85%) Coaching
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL
3 1 (3.85%) ITSM
3 1 (3.85%) Migration
3 1 (3.85%) Scrum
3 1 (3.85%) Service Management
3 1 (3.85%) CMMI
3 1 (3.85%) Change Management
3 1 (3.85%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.85%) C#
3 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) MCSE
1 7 (26.92%) MCSA
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
1 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 6 (23.08%) DV Cleared
2 6 (23.08%) MCITP
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (26.92%) vSphere
4 6 (23.08%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.85%) XenApp
5 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.85%) VMware Server
5 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (3.85%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 10 (38.46%) WSUS
2 6 (23.08%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (15.38%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (7.69%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.85%) SCCM
5 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
5 1 (3.85%) Nagios
5 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) VMware
2 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 6 (23.08%) Cisco
3 6 (23.08%) EMC
4 4 (15.38%) Oracle
4 4 (15.38%) McAfee
5 3 (11.54%) Cognos
6 2 (7.69%) Citrix
6 2 (7.69%) HP
7 1 (3.85%) Meridio
7 1 (3.85%) Dell
7 1 (3.85%) Veritas
7 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.85%) Computacenter