The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Support 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 Support in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Support
Rank 218 222 198
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 32 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.55% 0.23% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.24% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 28 13 16
Average salary £32,250 £24,500 £25,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.63% -4.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
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 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
5628 5880 4993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.06% 95.95% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4789 4881 4334
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 Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Server Support Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Server Support
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Server Support Salary Trend in the South West

Server Support
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Server Support across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Server Support Salary Histogram in the South West

Server Support
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 Support within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Devon +5 13 £25,400 +22.11% 1
Wiltshire -4 13 £42,500 +80.85%
Gloucestershire -10 2 £35,000 -5.40%
Somerset - 2 £36,000 -
Bristol -21 1 £32,500 +8.33%
Dorset - 1 £26,000 -
Server Support
England

Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 46 (97.87%) Windows
2 25 (53.19%) MS Excel
3 24 (51.06%) Microsoft
3 24 (51.06%) WSUS
4 18 (38.30%) SQL Server
5 17 (36.17%) MS Office
5 17 (36.17%) VMware
6 15 (31.91%) MS Exchange
7 14 (29.79%) Backup Exec
7 14 (29.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (27.66%) MCITP
8 13 (27.66%) vSphere
8 13 (27.66%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (27.66%) MCSE
8 13 (27.66%) MCSA
9 12 (25.53%) Bomgar
10 11 (23.40%) Active Directory
10 11 (23.40%) Norton AntiVirus
10 11 (23.40%) Sophos
10 11 (23.40%) Symantec
10 11 (23.40%) NetBackup
11 10 (21.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 9 (19.15%) ITIL
12 9 (19.15%) Server Patching
13 8 (17.02%) Security Patching
13 8 (17.02%) iPhone
13 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (17.02%) Remedy
13 8 (17.02%) McAfee

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 15 (31.91%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.51%) IIS
3 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (2.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 25 (53.19%) MS Excel
2 17 (36.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) Internet
2 3 (6.38%) SAN
3 2 (4.26%) DHCP
3 2 (4.26%) DNS
4 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.13%) LAN
4 1 (2.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (38.30%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (17.02%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) Web Services
2 1 (2.13%) .NET
2 1 (2.13%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) iPhone
1 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (17.02%) iPad
2 1 (2.13%) Clustering
2 1 (2.13%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 46 (97.87%) Windows
2 14 (29.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (17.02%) Windows 7
5 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (10.64%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (8.51%) Windows 2000
7 3 (6.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.15%) ITIL
1 9 (19.15%) Server Patching
2 8 (17.02%) Security Patching
2 8 (17.02%) Incident Management
3 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
3 4 (8.51%) Workflow
4 3 (6.38%) Problem Management
4 3 (6.38%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (4.26%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.13%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (2.13%) Data Management
6 1 (2.13%) CRM
6 1 (2.13%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.13%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.13%) Business Transformation
6 1 (2.13%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.26%) SQL
1 2 (4.26%) VBScript
1 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.13%) VB
2 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (27.66%) MCITP
1 13 (27.66%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (27.66%) MCSE
1 13 (27.66%) MCSA
2 10 (21.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (8.51%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.38%) CCNA
4 3 (6.38%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (27.66%) vSphere
2 11 (23.40%) Active Directory
3 5 (10.64%) XenApp
4 3 (6.38%) XenDesktop
5 2 (4.26%) ISA Server
5 2 (4.26%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (2.13%) XenServer
6 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 24 (51.06%) WSUS
2 14 (29.79%) Backup Exec
3 11 (23.40%) Norton AntiVirus
3 11 (23.40%) NetBackup
4 8 (17.02%) McAfee ePO
5 7 (14.89%) SCOM
6 5 (10.64%) SCCM
6 5 (10.64%) Nagios
7 2 (4.26%) WhatsUp Gold
7 2 (4.26%) OpenView
7 2 (4.26%) HP SIM
7 2 (4.26%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 24 (51.06%) Microsoft
2 17 (36.17%) VMware
3 12 (25.53%) Bomgar
4 11 (23.40%) Sophos
4 11 (23.40%) Symantec
5 8 (17.02%) Remedy
5 8 (17.02%) McAfee
5 8 (17.02%) Citrix
5 8 (17.02%) Apple
6 3 (6.38%) CommVault
6 3 (6.38%) NetApp
7 2 (4.26%) Cisco
7 2 (4.26%) HP
7 2 (4.26%) Hyland
8 1 (2.13%) Dell
Exeter
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + Standard
Posted: 20 days ago