The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Support 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 in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Support
Rank 388 374 329
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 49 61 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.29% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.30% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 40 58 99
Average salary £31,500 £30,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.27% -6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £31,163 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.08% -4.11%
Server Support
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
20534 20105 21775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.58% 95.05% 95.40%
Number of salaries quoted 16099 16613 18648
Average salary £41,500 £40,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.10% +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,700 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Server Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Server Support Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Server Support
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Server Support Salary Trend in the South East

Server Support
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Server Support across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Server Support Salary Histogram in the South East

Server Support
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 within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 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
(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
Surrey -4 18 £37,500 +17.50% 3
Hampshire -15 11 £31,500 +20.00% 4
Berkshire +12 10 £36,250 -6.45% 2
West Sussex -9 5 £28,000 -1.75%
Buckinghamshire +1 3 £21,500 -28.33%
Oxfordshire -1 2 £33,750 -25.00% 2
Server Support
England

Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Server Support 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 in their job title.

1 93 (83.04%) Windows
2 83 (74.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 75 (66.96%) Microsoft
4 67 (59.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 64 (57.14%) VMware
6 63 (56.25%) MS Excel
7 52 (46.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 43 (38.39%) SQL
9 42 (37.50%) Firewall
10 41 (36.61%) ITIL
11 39 (34.82%) Microsoft Certification
12 33 (29.46%) DNS
13 31 (27.68%) MS Exchange
13 31 (27.68%) Citrix
14 30 (26.79%) Service Delivery
14 30 (26.79%) XenApp
14 30 (26.79%) Windows Server 2012
15 29 (25.89%) Analytical Skills
16 28 (25.00%) Active Directory
17 27 (24.11%) WSUS
17 27 (24.11%) Exchange Server 2007
18 26 (23.21%) Exchange Server 2010
19 24 (21.43%) Linux
19 24 (21.43%) Cisco
20 23 (20.54%) SQL Server
20 23 (20.54%) MCITP
21 22 (19.64%) Security Cleared
22 21 (18.75%) IIS
23 20 (17.86%) Backup Exec
23 20 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Server Support 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 in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 31 (27.68%) MS Exchange
2 27 (24.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 26 (23.21%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (18.75%) IIS
5 20 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2003
6 11 (9.82%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.89%) Apache
8 1 (0.89%) Tomcat
Applications
1 63 (56.25%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.50%) IaaS
2 2 (1.79%) SaaS
2 2 (1.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (37.50%) Firewall
2 33 (29.46%) DNS
3 19 (16.96%) SAN
3 19 (16.96%) Network Security
4 14 (12.50%) LAN
5 13 (11.61%) WAN
6 12 (10.71%) VoIP
6 12 (10.71%) VPN
6 12 (10.71%) MPLS
7 9 (8.04%) DHCP
8 8 (7.14%) TCP/IP
9 6 (5.36%) IP Telephony
9 6 (5.36%) Cisco IPT
10 2 (1.79%) Wireless
10 2 (1.79%) NAS
10 2 (1.79%) LDAP
11 1 (0.89%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (20.54%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (5.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (2.68%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (1.79%) Law
3 1 (0.89%) Retail
3 1 (0.89%) Local Government
3 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.93%) .NET
2 6 (5.36%) ASP.NET
3 4 (3.57%) .NET Framework
4 3 (2.68%) WCF
4 3 (2.68%) jQuery
4 3 (2.68%) RESTful
4 3 (2.68%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (2.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 3 (2.68%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (2.68%) SOAP
4 3 (2.68%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (25.89%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (12.50%) Clustering
3 2 (1.79%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.89%) Thin Client
4 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.89%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 93 (83.04%) Windows
2 83 (74.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 67 (59.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 30 (26.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (21.43%) Linux
6 7 (6.25%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.68%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.89%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.89%) UNIX
8 1 (0.89%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (36.61%) ITIL
2 30 (26.79%) Service Delivery
3 20 (17.86%) Performance Monitoring
4 16 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (8.04%) Project Management
6 7 (6.25%) PRINCE2
7 4 (3.57%) Problem Management
7 4 (3.57%) Migration
8 3 (2.68%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (2.68%) TDD
8 3 (2.68%) MVC
8 3 (2.68%) Service Management
8 3 (2.68%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (2.68%) High Availability
9 2 (1.79%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (1.79%) Change Management
9 2 (1.79%) CRM
9 2 (1.79%) E-Commerce
9 2 (1.79%) Workflow
9 2 (1.79%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (38.39%) SQL
2 10 (8.93%) T-SQL
3 9 (8.04%) C#
4 7 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.68%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 39 (34.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (20.54%) MCITP
3 22 (19.64%) Security Cleared
4 20 (17.86%) SC Cleared
5 19 (16.96%) DV Cleared
6 10 (8.93%) MCTS
7 7 (6.25%) MCSE
7 7 (6.25%) CCA
7 7 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (4.46%) MCSA
9 2 (1.79%) RHCE
9 2 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.89%) MCP
10 1 (0.89%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (0.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 52 (46.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (26.79%) XenApp
3 28 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 14 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 12 (10.71%) Terminal Server
6 11 (9.82%) vSphere
7 9 (8.04%) XenServer
8 7 (6.25%) XenDesktop
8 7 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (5.36%) VMware ESX
10 4 (3.57%) Terminal Services
10 4 (3.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (1.79%) VMware Server
11 2 (1.79%) NLBS
11 2 (1.79%) vCloud
11 2 (1.79%) KVM
Systems Management
1 27 (24.11%) WSUS
2 20 (17.86%) Backup Exec
3 18 (16.07%) Norton AntiVirus
3 18 (16.07%) EMC NetWorker
4 11 (9.82%) SCCM
5 3 (2.68%) SCOM
6 1 (0.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 75 (66.96%) Microsoft
2 64 (57.14%) VMware
3 31 (27.68%) Citrix
4 24 (21.43%) Cisco
5 19 (16.96%) Symantec
6 18 (16.07%) EMC
7 14 (12.50%) HP
8 10 (8.93%) Dell
9 7 (6.25%) Nimsoft
10 6 (5.36%) NetIQ
11 3 (2.68%) NetApp
11 3 (2.68%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (1.79%) Juniper
12 2 (1.79%) IBM
13 1 (0.89%) Oracle
13 1 (0.89%) JBoss
13 1 (0.89%) Altiris
13 1 (0.89%) Fujitsu
13 1 (0.89%) Veeam
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