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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Support Engineer
Rank 420 402 407
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support Engineer 28 26 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 19 26 32
Average salary £33,500 £34,250 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.18% +2.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+9.52% -3.07%
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
21227 20349 21705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.65% 95.07% 95.39%
Number of salaries quoted 16689 16799 18525
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 2014. 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 +8 16 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Berkshire -2 8 - - 3
Hampshire -15 3 £30,000 +9.09% 2
Middlesex - 1 £30,000 -
Server Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 50 (90.91%) Windows
2 46 (83.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (78.18%) Microsoft
4 41 (74.55%) VMware
5 40 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
6 38 (69.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 30 (54.55%) MS Excel
8 28 (50.91%) WSUS
9 25 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
10 22 (40.00%) XenApp
10 22 (40.00%) Security Cleared
10 22 (40.00%) SC Cleared
10 22 (40.00%) Linux
10 22 (40.00%) Citrix
11 21 (38.18%) DV Cleared
12 20 (36.36%) SQL
13 19 (34.55%) EMC
13 19 (34.55%) EMC NetWorker
14 18 (32.73%) Performance Monitoring
14 18 (32.73%) Firewall
15 17 (30.91%) Disaster Recovery
16 16 (29.09%) Active Directory
17 14 (25.45%) IIS
17 14 (25.45%) Microsoft Certification
18 13 (23.64%) ITIL
18 13 (23.64%) DNS
18 13 (23.64%) Hyper-V
19 12 (21.82%) LAN
19 12 (21.82%) Cisco
20 11 (20.00%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 14 (25.45%) IIS
2 4 (7.27%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.82%) Live Communications Server
3 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.82%) Apache
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 30 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.73%) Firewall
2 13 (23.64%) DNS
3 12 (21.82%) LAN
4 11 (20.00%) VoIP
4 11 (20.00%) WAN
4 11 (20.00%) VPN
4 11 (20.00%) MPLS
5 9 (16.36%) SAN
6 8 (14.55%) DHCP
6 8 (14.55%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.64%) LDAP
7 2 (3.64%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.82%) Finance
1 1 (1.82%) Military
1 1 (1.82%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) .NET
1 1 (1.82%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Clustering
2 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 50 (90.91%) Windows
2 46 (83.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (69.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (40.00%) Linux
6 3 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.73%) Performance Monitoring
2 17 (30.91%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (23.64%) ITIL
4 11 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 9 (16.36%) Project Management
6 7 (12.73%) PRINCE2
7 4 (7.27%) Problem Management
8 3 (5.45%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (5.45%) Service Management
8 3 (5.45%) Migration
9 2 (3.64%) Workflow
9 2 (3.64%) Time Management
10 1 (1.82%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (1.82%) MODAF
10 1 (1.82%) Incident Management
10 1 (1.82%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 20 (36.36%) SQL
2 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 22 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 21 (38.18%) DV Cleared
3 14 (25.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (18.18%) MCTS
5 7 (12.73%) CCA
5 7 (12.73%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (5.45%) MCITP
7 2 (3.64%) RHCE
7 2 (3.64%) MCSA
8 1 (1.82%) MCDBA
8 1 (1.82%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (40.00%) XenApp
3 16 (29.09%) Active Directory
4 13 (23.64%) Hyper-V
5 11 (20.00%) Terminal Server
6 7 (12.73%) XenServer
6 7 (12.73%) XenDesktop
7 4 (7.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (5.45%) Terminal Services
9 2 (3.64%) NLBS
9 2 (3.64%) KVM
10 1 (1.82%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 28 (50.91%) WSUS
2 19 (34.55%) EMC NetWorker
3 9 (16.36%) SCCM
4 2 (3.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 43 (78.18%) Microsoft
2 41 (74.55%) VMware
3 22 (40.00%) Citrix
4 19 (34.55%) EMC
5 12 (21.82%) Cisco
6 11 (20.00%) HP
7 9 (16.36%) Dell
8 7 (12.73%) Nimsoft
9 3 (5.45%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.82%) Fujitsu
10 1 (1.82%) Oracle
10 1 (1.82%) JBoss
10 1 (1.82%) NetApp
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