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 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 Engineer
Rank 432 440 415
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support Engineer 16 24 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.083% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.12% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 22
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,100 £26,473
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,100 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £35,000 £29,450
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +18.84%
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
18561 20260 19832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.45% 97.05% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15896 16537 15701
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 +9 8 £33,500 -10.66% 2
Kent - 5 £30,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £31,750 -
Berkshire -18 1 - -
Server Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 39 (76.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 38 (74.51%) MCSE
4 34 (66.67%) MCITP
5 33 (64.71%) VMware
6 28 (54.90%) Windows Server
7 27 (52.94%) Active Directory
8 23 (45.10%) MCSA
8 23 (45.10%) Firewall
8 23 (45.10%) VMware Infrastructure
9 22 (43.14%) MS Excel
9 22 (43.14%) Cisco
10 20 (39.22%) MS Office
11 18 (35.29%) ITIL
12 17 (33.33%) MS Exchange
13 16 (31.37%) Windows 8
14 14 (27.45%) Windows 2000 Server
14 14 (27.45%) Exchange Server 2000
14 14 (27.45%) CCNA
14 14 (27.45%) Avaya
14 14 (27.45%) Blackberry
14 14 (27.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 14 (27.45%) Project Management
14 14 (27.45%) Cisco Certification
14 14 (27.45%) Mac OS X
14 14 (27.45%) Apple
15 13 (25.49%) Performance Monitoring
15 13 (25.49%) MCP
15 13 (25.49%) PRINCE2

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 17 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 14 (27.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 14 (27.45%) Exchange Server 2000
3 6 (11.76%) IIS
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (43.14%) MS Excel
2 20 (39.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (45.10%) Firewall
2 12 (23.53%) SAN
3 3 (5.88%) DNS
4 2 (3.92%) VPN
4 2 (3.92%) Wireless
5 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.96%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.96%) DHCP
5 1 (1.96%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.96%) FCoE
5 1 (1.96%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.96%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.96%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) MySQL
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) JIRA
General
1 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 14 (27.45%) Blackberry
2 7 (13.73%) Clustering
3 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.84%) Driving Licence
5 3 (5.88%) Private Cloud
6 2 (3.92%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.96%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.96%) e-Health
7 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (1.96%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.96%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.96%) FlexPod
7 1 (1.96%) Symmetrix
7 1 (1.96%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (54.90%) Windows Server
3 16 (31.37%) Windows 8
4 14 (27.45%) Mac OS X
4 14 (27.45%) Windows 2000 Server
5 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (7.84%) Android
8 4 (7.84%) Apple iOS
8 4 (7.84%) Linux
9 3 (5.88%) Unix
10 2 (3.92%) Windows 10
10 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
10 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.96%) AIX
11 1 (1.96%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) ITIL
2 14 (27.45%) Project Management
3 13 (25.49%) Asset Management
3 13 (25.49%) Performance Monitoring
3 13 (25.49%) PRINCE2
4 6 (11.76%) High Availability
5 5 (9.80%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.92%) BCP
7 2 (3.92%) Business Continuity
7 2 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.92%) SDLC
7 2 (3.92%) Server Building
7 2 (3.92%) Software Deployment
7 2 (3.92%) Workflow
7 2 (3.92%) Workflow Management
8 1 (1.96%) Change Management
8 1 (1.96%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.96%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (76.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (74.51%) MCSE
3 34 (66.67%) MCITP
4 23 (45.10%) MCSA
5 14 (27.45%) CCNA
5 14 (27.45%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (25.49%) MCP
7 2 (3.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 23 (45.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (21.57%) vSphere
4 7 (13.73%) VMware ESX
5 3 (5.88%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.96%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.96%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) Backup Exec
1 3 (5.88%) WSUS
2 2 (3.92%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (3.92%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.96%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.96%) SCCM
3 1 (1.96%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (1.96%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 39 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 33 (64.71%) VMware
3 22 (43.14%) Cisco
4 14 (27.45%) Apple
4 14 (27.45%) Avaya
5 6 (11.76%) Citrix
6 3 (5.88%) EMC
6 3 (5.88%) HP
7 2 (3.92%) IBM
7 2 (3.92%) Intel Security
8 1 (1.96%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.96%) CA
8 1 (1.96%) Dell
8 1 (1.96%) NetApp
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle
8 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.96%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.96%) Symantec
8 1 (1.96%) Veritas