The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Server Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Administrator
Rank 228 229 208
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Administrator 19 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.33% 0.082% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.085% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 7
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Server Administrator
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5617 5869 4949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.12% 95.70% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4782 4885 4270
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Server Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Server Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Server Administrator
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Server Administrator Salary Trend in the South West

Server Administrator
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Server Administrator across the South West region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Server Administrator Salary Histogram in the South West

Server Administrator
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Administrator within the South West region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
Wiltshire - 11 £38,648 -
Gloucestershire - 8 £31,000 -
Server Administrator
England

Server Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Server Administrator 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 Administrator in their job title.

1 20 (76.92%) Windows
1 20 (76.92%) Windows Server 2008
2 19 (73.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (61.54%) TCP/IP
4 15 (57.69%) Finance
4 15 (57.69%) SQL Server
5 14 (53.85%) IIS
6 13 (50.00%) SQL
6 13 (50.00%) DNS
6 13 (50.00%) DHCP
6 13 (50.00%) Software Deployment
6 13 (50.00%) PowerShell
7 11 (42.31%) Workflow
7 11 (42.31%) Clustering
7 11 (42.31%) Web Services
7 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
7 11 (42.31%) BizTalk Server
8 10 (38.46%) ITIL
9 9 (34.62%) SCOM
9 9 (34.62%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (23.08%) Line Management
10 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
11 5 (19.23%) WebSphere MQ
11 5 (19.23%) PKI
11 5 (19.23%) Cyber-Ark
11 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
11 5 (19.23%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (19.23%) WebSphere
11 5 (19.23%) VMware

Server Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Server Administrator 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 Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (53.85%) IIS
2 11 (42.31%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (19.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (61.54%) TCP/IP
2 13 (50.00%) DNS
2 13 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (11.54%) Firewall
4 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (57.69%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 15 (57.69%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) Web Services
2 5 (19.23%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (3.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Clustering
2 5 (19.23%) PKI
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.85%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Windows
1 20 (76.92%) Windows Server 2008
2 19 (73.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (11.54%) UNIX
4 3 (11.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 11 (42.31%) Workflow
3 10 (38.46%) ITIL
4 9 (34.62%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (23.08%) Line Management
6 5 (19.23%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (11.54%) Performance Improvement
8 1 (3.85%) Migration
8 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
8 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
8 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.85%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) SQL
1 13 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
2 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (34.62%) SCOM
2 3 (11.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) VMware
2 5 (19.23%) Cyber-Ark