The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Server Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Support
Rank 341 379 332
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 105 94 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.55% 0.44% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.46% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 96 73 129
Median salary £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £47,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £31,750 £32,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-2.30% +12.06%
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
18504 20599 22826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.84% 96.99% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 15728 16476 18291
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Server Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Server Support in the job title.

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 6 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Support within the South East region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +16 39 £37,250 -15.34% 1
Oxfordshire +22 27 £31,000 -22.50% 3
Surrey -21 18 £27,000 -10.00%
Kent -3 12 £42,500 +41.66%
East Sussex +16 4 £40,000 +60.00%
West Sussex -4 4 £45,000 -
Hampshire -4 1 £23,500 -13.76% 1
Server Support
England

Server Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, Server Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Server Support in the job title.

1 179 (89.95%) Windows
2 130 (65.33%) Windows Server
3 119 (59.80%) Microsoft
4 94 (47.24%) MS Exchange
5 93 (46.73%) VMware
6 72 (36.18%) MS Office
7 68 (34.17%) Active Directory
8 64 (32.16%) Firewall
9 57 (28.64%) Microsoft Certification
10 56 (28.14%) VMware Infrastructure
11 53 (26.63%) Windows Server 2012
12 52 (26.13%) SAN
13 51 (25.63%) Windows 8
13 51 (25.63%) Windows Server 2008
14 49 (24.62%) Hyper-V
14 49 (24.62%) Cisco
15 46 (23.12%) MS Excel
16 42 (21.11%) SQL
16 42 (21.11%) Cisco Certification
17 41 (20.60%) Windows 7
18 38 (19.10%) Apple
19 37 (18.59%) MCSE
20 34 (17.09%) SQL Server
21 33 (16.58%) CCNA
22 32 (16.08%) Mac OS X
22 32 (16.08%) Blackberry
23 27 (13.57%) MCITP
23 27 (13.57%) DNS
23 27 (13.57%) Office 365
24 26 (13.07%) Windows 2000 Server

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 94 (47.24%) MS Exchange
2 25 (12.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 25 (12.56%) Exchange Server 2000
3 23 (11.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (9.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (6.03%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (5.03%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (4.52%) Apache
7 9 (4.52%) BizTalk Server
7 9 (4.52%) JBoss
7 9 (4.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 9 (4.52%) SharePoint
7 9 (4.52%) Tomcat
7 9 (4.52%) WebSphere
8 7 (3.52%) WebLogic
9 4 (2.01%) IIS
9 4 (2.01%) Skype for Business
10 3 (1.51%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (1.51%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (1.01%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 72 (36.18%) MS Office
2 46 (23.12%) MS Excel
3 7 (3.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (13.57%) Office 365
2 16 (8.04%) SaaS
3 9 (4.52%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 64 (32.16%) Firewall
2 52 (26.13%) SAN
3 27 (13.57%) DNS
4 25 (12.56%) DHCP
5 19 (9.55%) LAN
5 19 (9.55%) WAN
6 16 (8.04%) NAS
6 16 (8.04%) TCP/IP
6 16 (8.04%) VPN
7 13 (6.53%) LDAP
8 11 (5.53%) VoIP
9 9 (4.52%) HTTP
10 8 (4.02%) VLAN
11 7 (3.52%) Wireless
12 2 (1.01%) Intranet
12 2 (1.01%) Remote Desktop
13 1 (0.50%) Cisco ASA
13 1 (0.50%) FCoE
13 1 (0.50%) Fibre Channel
13 1 (0.50%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (17.09%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.03%) MySQL
3 9 (4.52%) RDBMS
3 9 (4.52%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.01%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (1.51%) JIRA
1 3 (1.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (4.52%) Finance
2 6 (3.02%) Advertising
3 4 (2.01%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.51%) Russian Language
5 2 (1.01%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.01%) Retail
6 1 (0.50%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.50%) Back Office
6 1 (0.50%) Electronics
6 1 (0.50%) Games
6 1 (0.50%) Law
6 1 (0.50%) Legal
6 1 (0.50%) Marketing
6 1 (0.50%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.52%) .NET
1 9 (4.52%) LAMP
1 9 (4.52%) Web Services
2 3 (1.51%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.08%) Blackberry
2 23 (11.56%) Driving Licence
3 13 (6.53%) Data Centre
3 13 (6.53%) Microsoft Licensing
4 7 (3.52%) Client/Server
4 7 (3.52%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.52%) Handset
4 7 (3.52%) iPhone
5 4 (2.01%) Clustering
5 4 (2.01%) iPad
5 4 (2.01%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.51%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.51%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (1.51%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.50%) e-Health
8 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.50%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.50%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.50%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 179 (89.95%) Windows
2 130 (65.33%) Windows Server
3 53 (26.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 51 (25.63%) Windows 8
4 51 (25.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 41 (20.60%) Windows 7
6 32 (16.08%) Mac OS X
7 26 (13.07%) Windows 2000 Server
8 25 (12.56%) Linux
9 17 (8.54%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (7.54%) Windows 10
11 12 (6.03%) Android
12 9 (4.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (2.51%) Apple iOS
14 4 (2.01%) CentOS
14 4 (2.01%) Ubuntu
14 4 (2.01%) Windows XP
15 3 (1.51%) Mac OS X Server
16 2 (1.01%) Oracle Linux
16 2 (1.01%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (10.05%) ITIL
1 20 (10.05%) Problem Management
2 13 (6.53%) Software Licensing
3 12 (6.03%) Coaching
4 10 (5.03%) Time Management
5 9 (4.52%) ITSM
5 9 (4.52%) Service Management
5 9 (4.52%) Web Operations
6 8 (4.02%) Service Delivery
7 7 (3.52%) CRM
8 6 (3.02%) Project Management
8 6 (3.02%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (2.51%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (2.51%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (2.01%) Configuration Management
10 4 (2.01%) Operations Management
10 4 (2.01%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (1.51%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (1.51%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (1.51%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 42 (21.11%) SQL
2 12 (6.03%) PowerShell
3 9 (4.52%) Perl
4 3 (1.51%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.01%) Java
5 2 (1.01%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.01%) Python
Qualifications
1 57 (28.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (21.11%) Cisco Certification
3 37 (18.59%) MCSE
4 33 (16.58%) CCNA
5 27 (13.57%) MCITP
6 25 (12.56%) MCSA
7 13 (6.53%) Degree
8 9 (4.52%) Security Cleared
9 8 (4.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 8 (4.02%) SC Cleared
10 7 (3.52%) MCP
11 5 (2.51%) DBS Check
12 2 (1.01%) CCDA
12 2 (1.01%) CCNP
13 1 (0.50%) A+ Certification
13 1 (0.50%) HNC
13 1 (0.50%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (13.07%) SLA
2 1 (0.50%) DICOM
2 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.50%) RMADS
System Software
1 68 (34.17%) Active Directory
2 56 (28.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (24.62%) Hyper-V
4 9 (4.52%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (4.02%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (3.52%) VMware ESX
6 7 (3.52%) vSphere
7 4 (2.01%) Firmware
8 3 (1.51%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (1.51%) ISA Server
8 3 (1.51%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.01%) XenServer
10 1 (0.50%) vCloud
10 1 (0.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (8.54%) Backup Exec
2 10 (5.03%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (4.52%) OpenAM
3 9 (4.52%) Puppet
4 6 (3.02%) WSUS
5 5 (2.51%) Nagios
5 5 (2.51%) SCOM
6 4 (2.01%) SCCM
7 3 (1.51%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (1.51%) NetBackup
8 2 (1.01%) Legato
8 2 (1.01%) Simpana
9 1 (0.50%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.50%) Perfmon
9 1 (0.50%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 119 (59.80%) Microsoft
2 93 (46.73%) VMware
3 49 (24.62%) Cisco
4 38 (19.10%) Apple
5 25 (12.56%) Avaya
6 23 (11.56%) Veeam
7 20 (10.05%) Citrix
8 15 (7.54%) Oracle
9 14 (7.04%) HP
9 14 (7.04%) Symantec
10 13 (6.53%) Red Hat
11 10 (5.03%) Sun
12 9 (4.52%) WatchGuard
13 8 (4.02%) Dell
14 7 (3.52%) Adobe
15 6 (3.02%) NetApp
15 6 (3.02%) Sophos
16 4 (2.01%) IBM
16 4 (2.01%) Intel Security
16 4 (2.01%) Sybase
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