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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Support
Rank 398 368 334
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 55 59 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.27% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.29% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 43 55 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 £27,100 £24,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,600 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.07%
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
21058 20593 21991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.71% 95.07% 95.43%
Number of salaries quoted 16561 16985 18775
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
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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +6 19 £37,500 +22.95%
Hampshire -13 15 £31,500 +10.52% 1
Berkshire +7 10 £37,500 -3.22% 4
West Sussex -11 5 £28,000 -6.66%
Buckinghamshire 0 4 £21,500 -28.33%
Oxfordshire -6 1 £27,500 -38.88%
Middlesex - 1 £30,000 -
Server Support
England

Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 92 (84.40%) Windows
2 80 (73.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 72 (66.06%) Microsoft
4 64 (58.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 60 (55.05%) MS Excel
6 58 (53.21%) VMware
7 49 (44.95%) VMware Infrastructure
8 43 (39.45%) ITIL
9 41 (37.61%) Firewall
10 40 (36.70%) SQL
11 39 (35.78%) Microsoft Certification
12 34 (31.19%) DNS
13 33 (30.28%) MS Exchange
14 31 (28.44%) Service Delivery
15 29 (26.61%) Exchange Server 2010
16 28 (25.69%) Exchange Server 2007
16 28 (25.69%) Citrix
17 27 (24.77%) WSUS
17 27 (24.77%) XenApp
17 27 (24.77%) Windows Server 2012
18 26 (23.85%) Active Directory
19 25 (22.94%) Linux
20 24 (22.02%) MCITP
21 23 (21.10%) Exchange Server 2003
21 23 (21.10%) Security Cleared
22 22 (20.18%) Network Security
22 22 (20.18%) Backup Exec
23 21 (19.27%) Symantec
23 21 (19.27%) Norton AntiVirus
23 21 (19.27%) SC Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 33 (30.28%) MS Exchange
2 29 (26.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (25.69%) Exchange Server 2007
4 23 (21.10%) Exchange Server 2003
5 16 (14.68%) IIS
6 11 (10.09%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.83%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.92%) Apache
8 1 (0.92%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.92%) Live Communications Server
8 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 60 (55.05%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.42%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.01%) IaaS
2 2 (1.83%) SaaS
2 2 (1.83%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (37.61%) Firewall
2 34 (31.19%) DNS
3 22 (20.18%) Network Security
4 16 (14.68%) SAN
5 11 (10.09%) LAN
5 11 (10.09%) VoIP
6 10 (9.17%) WAN
6 10 (9.17%) VPN
6 10 (9.17%) MPLS
7 9 (8.26%) TCP/IP
8 8 (7.34%) DHCP
9 6 (5.50%) IP Telephony
9 6 (5.50%) Cisco IPT
10 2 (1.83%) NAS
10 2 (1.83%) Wireless
10 2 (1.83%) LDAP
11 1 (0.92%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (7.34%) Finance
2 2 (1.83%) Law
3 1 (0.92%) Military
3 1 (0.92%) Retail
3 1 (0.92%) Local Government
3 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.26%) .NET
2 5 (4.59%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.75%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.83%) WCF
4 2 (1.83%) jQuery
4 2 (1.83%) RESTful
4 2 (1.83%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (1.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (1.83%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (1.83%) SOAP
4 2 (1.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.01%) Clustering
2 2 (1.83%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.92%) Blackberry
3 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 92 (84.40%) Windows
2 80 (73.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 64 (58.72%) Windows Server 2003
4 27 (24.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (22.94%) Linux
6 7 (6.42%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.92%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.92%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.92%) UNIX
8 1 (0.92%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (39.45%) ITIL
2 31 (28.44%) Service Delivery
3 20 (18.35%) Performance Monitoring
4 16 (14.68%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (8.26%) Project Management
6 7 (6.42%) PRINCE2
7 4 (3.67%) Problem Management
7 4 (3.67%) Migration
8 3 (2.75%) Service Management
8 3 (2.75%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (2.75%) High Availability
9 2 (1.83%) Time Management
9 2 (1.83%) OpenUP
9 2 (1.83%) TDD
9 2 (1.83%) CRM
9 2 (1.83%) E-Commerce
9 2 (1.83%) MVC
9 2 (1.83%) Workflow
10 1 (0.92%) Speech Recognition
10 1 (0.92%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 40 (36.70%) SQL
2 10 (9.17%) T-SQL
3 8 (7.34%) C#
4 7 (6.42%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.83%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.83%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 39 (35.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (22.02%) MCITP
3 23 (21.10%) Security Cleared
4 21 (19.27%) SC Cleared
5 20 (18.35%) DV Cleared
6 10 (9.17%) MCTS
7 7 (6.42%) CCA
7 7 (6.42%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (3.67%) MCSE
9 3 (2.75%) MCSA
10 2 (1.83%) RHCE
11 1 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.92%) MCP
11 1 (0.92%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.09%) SLA
2 1 (0.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 49 (44.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (24.77%) XenApp
3 26 (23.85%) Active Directory
4 15 (13.76%) Hyper-V
5 10 (9.17%) Terminal Server
6 9 (8.26%) XenServer
6 9 (8.26%) vSphere
7 7 (6.42%) XenDesktop
8 6 (5.50%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (3.67%) VMware ESX
9 4 (3.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (2.75%) Terminal Services
11 2 (1.83%) NLBS
11 2 (1.83%) vCloud
11 2 (1.83%) KVM
12 1 (0.92%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 27 (24.77%) WSUS
2 22 (20.18%) Backup Exec
3 21 (19.27%) Norton AntiVirus
4 18 (16.51%) EMC NetWorker
5 10 (9.17%) SCCM
6 2 (1.83%) SCOM
Vendors
1 72 (66.06%) Microsoft
2 58 (53.21%) VMware
3 28 (25.69%) Citrix
4 21 (19.27%) Symantec
5 19 (17.43%) Cisco
6 18 (16.51%) EMC
7 14 (12.84%) HP
8 10 (9.17%) Dell
9 7 (6.42%) Nimsoft
10 6 (5.50%) NetIQ
11 3 (2.75%) NetApp
11 3 (2.75%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (1.83%) IBM
13 1 (0.92%) Oracle
13 1 (0.92%) JBoss
13 1 (0.92%) Juniper
13 1 (0.92%) Fujitsu
13 1 (0.92%) Aruba
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