The first table below looks at the demand for the Server Administrator role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Administrator
Rank 762 663 687
Rank change year-on-year
-99 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Administrator 149 212 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.21% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 130 174 194
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £55,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110395 102332 111722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 90051 84654 95699
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

Server Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Server Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Server Administrator
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Server Administrator within the UK.

Server Administrator Salary Trend in the UK

Server Administrator
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Server Administrator over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 within the UK.

Server Administrator Salary Histogram in the UK

Server Administrator
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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
England -104 139 £45,000 - 7
London -14 70 £50,000 +5.82% 3
South East -45 34 £42,500 +13.33% 1
North West +4 13 £45,000 +2.85%
Hampshire +3 13 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Uxbridge - 12 £41,000 -
Oxfordshire -6 9 £42,500 +13.33%
City of London -7 9 £55,000 +25.71%
Cheshire -10 9 £45,000 -
Scotland +4 7 £35,000 -17.64%
East of England -20 7 £45,000 +3.44% 2
Berkshire 0 6 £29,500 -43.80%
Warrington - 6 £45,000 -
Bristol +2 5 £40,000 -
South West -14 5 £40,000 -11.11%
Surrey -19 5 £40,000 +14.28%
Yorkshire -41 5 £46,500 +126.82% 1
Witney - 5 £42,500 -
Cambridgeshire +5 4 £45,000 +28.57%
Oxford -3 4 £60,000 +33.33%
West Midlands -28 4 £38,250 -21.53%
Portsmouth - 4 £54,500 -
Edinburgh - 4 £35,000 -
Fareham - 4 £26,500 - 1
Manchester +1 3 £27,000 -38.28%
Reading 0 3 £29,500 -43.80%
Wales -3 3 £40,000 +29.03% 1
South Wales -6 3 £40,000 +29.03% 1
South Yorkshire -13 3 £62,500 +66.66% 1
Bedfordshire -13 3 £32,500 -31.57% 2

Server Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 261 (76.54%) SQL Server
2 229 (67.16%) SQL
3 146 (42.82%) T-SQL
4 144 (42.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 117 (34.31%) Microsoft
5 117 (34.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 116 (34.02%) Performance Tuning
7 113 (33.14%) Windows
8 104 (30.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 101 (29.62%) Clustering
10 82 (24.05%) Finance
10 82 (24.05%) SQL Server 2012
11 81 (23.75%) MS Excel
12 76 (22.29%) Replication
13 71 (20.82%) SQL Server 2005
14 61 (17.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 53 (15.54%) Oracle
16 50 (14.66%) Linux
17 46 (13.49%) Disaster Recovery
18 44 (12.90%) .NET
19 43 (12.61%) Data Warehouse
20 42 (12.32%) Microsoft Certification
21 40 (11.73%) Windows Server 2008
21 40 (11.73%) Relational Database
22 38 (11.14%) RDBMS
23 37 (10.85%) VMware
24 34 (9.97%) DTS
24 34 (9.97%) Performance Monitoring
25 31 (9.09%) PowerShell
25 31 (9.09%) Active Directory

Server Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 21 (6.16%) SharePoint
2 14 (4.11%) IIS
3 13 (3.81%) WebSphere
3 13 (3.81%) MS Exchange
3 13 (3.81%) WebSphere Application Server
4 10 (2.93%) WebLogic
4 10 (2.93%) MS Project Server
5 8 (2.35%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (1.17%) Apache
6 4 (1.17%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (0.88%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (0.88%) OpenROAD
7 3 (0.88%) Lync
8 2 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.59%) WebSphere Process Server
9 1 (0.29%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.29%) SAS
Applications
1 81 (23.75%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.81%) MS Office
3 11 (3.23%) MS Project
4 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (2.35%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (1.47%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (7.62%) SAN
2 19 (5.57%) DNS
3 14 (4.11%) TCP/IP
4 11 (3.23%) Firewall
5 8 (2.35%) WAN
6 7 (2.05%) Internet
7 5 (1.47%) LAN
7 5 (1.47%) DHCP
7 5 (1.47%) VPN
7 5 (1.47%) NetScaler
8 4 (1.17%) NAS
8 4 (1.17%) Intranet
9 3 (0.88%) Wireless
9 3 (0.88%) HTTP
10 2 (0.59%) Network Security
10 2 (0.59%) FTP
10 2 (0.59%) SSL
10 2 (0.59%) SMS
11 1 (0.29%) VLAN
11 1 (0.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 261 (76.54%) SQL Server
2 144 (42.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 117 (34.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 104 (30.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 82 (24.05%) SQL Server 2012
6 71 (20.82%) SQL Server 2005
7 61 (17.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 43 (12.61%) Data Warehouse
9 40 (11.73%) Relational Database
10 38 (11.14%) RDBMS
11 34 (9.97%) DTS
12 29 (8.50%) MySQL
12 29 (8.50%) SQL Server 2000
13 23 (6.74%) Oracle Database
14 20 (5.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 14 (4.11%) OLAP
15 14 (4.11%) OLTP
16 13 (3.81%) Oracle Database 11g
17 11 (3.23%) Big Data
18 10 (2.93%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 18 (5.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 11 (3.23%) Selenium
2 11 (3.23%) Hudson
3 3 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 82 (24.05%) Finance
2 18 (5.28%) Banking
3 12 (3.52%) Marketing
4 7 (2.05%) Games
5 3 (0.88%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.88%) Advertising
5 3 (0.88%) Legal
6 1 (0.29%) Retail
6 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.29%) Law
6 1 (0.29%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (12.90%) .NET
2 16 (4.69%) Web Services
3 11 (3.23%) HTML
4 8 (2.35%) WebCenter
4 8 (2.35%) Middleware
5 6 (1.76%) XML
6 4 (1.17%) Java EE
6 4 (1.17%) WCF
7 3 (0.88%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.59%) JDBC
8 2 (0.59%) JSP
8 2 (0.59%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.59%) Spring
8 2 (0.59%) Ajax
9 1 (0.29%) SAP Basis
9 1 (0.29%) jQuery
9 1 (0.29%) NHibernate
9 1 (0.29%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 101 (29.62%) Clustering
2 76 (22.29%) Replication
3 9 (2.64%) Management Information System
3 9 (2.64%) HACMP
4 5 (1.47%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.47%) Statistics
4 5 (1.47%) Blackberry
5 4 (1.17%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.59%) Social Media
7 1 (0.29%) Tandem
7 1 (0.29%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (0.29%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.29%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 113 (33.14%) Windows
2 50 (14.66%) Linux
3 40 (11.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (8.50%) UNIX
5 21 (6.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (5.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (5.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (4.11%) AIX
8 12 (3.52%) HPUX
9 7 (2.05%) Windows 7
10 6 (1.76%) Debian
11 5 (1.47%) Solaris
12 4 (1.17%) CentOS
12 4 (1.17%) Windows XP
12 4 (1.17%) Fedora
13 3 (0.88%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.59%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.29%) SUSE
15 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (34.02%) Performance Tuning
2 46 (13.49%) Disaster Recovery
3 34 (9.97%) Performance Monitoring
4 29 (8.50%) Database Security
5 25 (7.33%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (7.04%) ITIL
7 19 (5.57%) SOA
8 17 (4.99%) High Availability
8 17 (4.99%) Migration
9 15 (4.40%) Database Tuning
10 12 (3.52%) Capacity Planning
10 12 (3.52%) ETL
11 11 (3.23%) Unit Testing
12 10 (2.93%) B2B
13 9 (2.64%) Service Management
13 9 (2.64%) Investment Management
13 9 (2.64%) Capacity Management
14 8 (2.35%) Configuration Management
14 8 (2.35%) Security Management
15 7 (2.05%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 229 (67.16%) SQL
2 146 (42.82%) T-SQL
3 31 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 30 (8.80%) Java
5 19 (5.57%) Perl
6 12 (3.52%) VB
7 11 (3.23%) Shell Script
7 11 (3.23%) C++
8 10 (2.93%) PL/SQL
9 9 (2.64%) C#
10 4 (1.17%) Jython
11 3 (0.88%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.88%) JavaScript
11 3 (0.88%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
12 1 (0.29%) Ruby
12 1 (0.29%) PHP
12 1 (0.29%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 42 (12.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (6.16%) MCSE
3 20 (5.87%) Degree
4 15 (4.40%) Security Cleared
5 13 (3.81%) MCSA
6 7 (2.05%) MCITP
7 5 (1.47%) MCP
8 4 (1.17%) DV Cleared
8 4 (1.17%) CCNA
8 4 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.17%) RHCE
8 4 (1.17%) MCDBA
8 4 (1.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.59%) CCA
10 2 (0.59%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (0.59%) HND
11 1 (0.29%) MCTS
11 1 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.93%) SLA
2 1 (0.29%) QA
2 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
System Software
1 31 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 16 (4.69%) Oracle RMAN
3 12 (3.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (2.93%) Hyper-V
5 9 (2.64%) GPFS
6 8 (2.35%) XenApp
7 5 (1.47%) vSphere
7 5 (1.47%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.88%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.88%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.29%) KVM
Systems Management
1 13 (3.81%) SCOM
2 7 (2.05%) Data Guard
3 5 (1.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (1.47%) HP SIM
3 5 (1.47%) SCCM
4 3 (0.88%) WSUS
4 3 (0.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.59%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.59%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (0.29%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.29%) Cacti
6 1 (0.29%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.29%) Opsview
Vendors
1 117 (34.31%) Microsoft
2 53 (15.54%) Oracle
3 37 (10.85%) VMware
4 22 (6.45%) Red Hat
5 14 (4.11%) Citrix
6 13 (3.81%) IBM
7 10 (2.93%) HP
8 9 (2.64%) Cisco
8 9 (2.64%) Veritas
9 8 (2.35%) Hyperion
9 8 (2.35%) NetApp
10 7 (2.05%) Red Gate
11 5 (1.47%) Sybase
11 5 (1.47%) Remedy
11 5 (1.47%) Dell
12 4 (1.17%) Charles River
12 4 (1.17%) AppSense
13 3 (0.88%) Sophos
14 2 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
14 2 (0.59%) CommVault
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens + on-call
Posted: 2 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £47000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, London, South East
Lumesse
Salary: £30,000-£35,000
Posted: 22 days ago
Luton
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits,Bonus,Healthcare
Posted: 23 days ago
Central London / West End
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 27 days ago