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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Administrator
Rank 747 650 676
Rank change year-on-year
-97 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Administrator 149 221 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.21% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 126 182 181
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110132 102981 111649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.41% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 90172 85675 95884
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%

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 11 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 11 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 -90 141 £45,000 +5.88% 14
London -15 65 £50,000 +8.10% 7
South East -39 45 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Hampshire +15 21 £40,000 +23.07%
North West +10 12 £45,000 +5.88%
City of London +1 12 £52,500 +10.52% 2
Oxfordshire -9 10 £43,750 +16.66% 1
Uxbridge - 9 £41,000 -
Surrey -8 8 £38,750 +10.71%
East of England -17 8 £45,000 +3.44% 3
Cheshire - 8 £45,000 -
Oxford 0 7 £60,000 +33.33%
Scotland -7 7 £35,000 -16.16%
Yorkshire -55 7 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Southampton - 7 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire +1 6 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Fareham - 6 £33,250 -
Berkshire -7 5 £29,500 -43.80%
Leeds -49 5 £34,000 +28.30%
West Yorkshire -52 5 £34,000 +4.61%
Warrington - 5 £45,000 -
Portsmouth - 4 £54,500 -
Cambridge - 4 £45,000 -
Edinburgh - 4 £35,000 -
Manchester 0 3 £27,000 -36.47%
Reading -8 3 £29,500 -43.80%
Witney - 3 £42,500 - 1
South Yorkshire -8 2 £62,500 +66.66% 1
Staffordshire -17 2 £31,500 -40.00%
Bedfordshire -18 2 £42,500 -2.29% 2

Server Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 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.

1 276 (77.53%) SQL Server
2 255 (71.63%) SQL
3 159 (44.66%) T-SQL
4 150 (42.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 132 (37.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 130 (36.52%) Performance Tuning
7 123 (34.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 122 (34.27%) Windows
9 118 (33.15%) Microsoft
10 105 (29.49%) Clustering
11 90 (25.28%) Finance
12 85 (23.88%) Replication
13 84 (23.60%) SQL Server 2012
14 77 (21.63%) SQL Server 2005
14 77 (21.63%) MS Excel
15 69 (19.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 61 (17.13%) Linux
17 55 (15.45%) Oracle
18 52 (14.61%) Disaster Recovery
19 46 (12.92%) Data Warehouse
20 44 (12.36%) Microsoft Certification
21 43 (12.08%) .NET
21 43 (12.08%) Windows Server 2008
22 42 (11.80%) Relational Database
23 40 (11.24%) RDBMS
24 37 (10.39%) VMware
25 35 (9.83%) DTS
25 35 (9.83%) Performance Monitoring
26 34 (9.55%) SAN
27 33 (9.27%) SQL Server 2000

Server Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 24 (6.74%) SharePoint
2 18 (5.06%) IIS
3 15 (4.21%) WebSphere Application Server
3 15 (4.21%) WebSphere
4 13 (3.65%) MS Exchange
5 11 (3.09%) WebLogic
6 8 (2.25%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (1.40%) MS Project Server
7 5 (1.40%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (1.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (1.12%) Apache
9 3 (0.84%) OpenROAD
9 3 (0.84%) WebSphere Process Server
9 3 (0.84%) Oracle Application Server
9 3 (0.84%) Lync
10 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.28%) WorkSite
10 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.28%) SAS
Applications
1 77 (21.63%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.09%) MS Office
3 6 (1.69%) MS Project
4 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (2.53%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (1.40%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.40%) SaaS
2 3 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (9.55%) SAN
2 20 (5.62%) TCP/IP
3 18 (5.06%) DNS
4 15 (4.21%) Firewall
5 9 (2.53%) WAN
6 8 (2.25%) Internet
7 7 (1.97%) HTTP
8 6 (1.69%) LAN
9 5 (1.40%) VPN
10 4 (1.12%) Network Security
10 4 (1.12%) Intranet
11 3 (0.84%) Wireless
11 3 (0.84%) FTP
11 3 (0.84%) DHCP
11 3 (0.84%) NAS
12 2 (0.56%) Ethernet
12 2 (0.56%) SMS
12 2 (0.56%) VoIP
12 2 (0.56%) SSL
13 1 (0.28%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 276 (77.53%) SQL Server
2 150 (42.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 132 (37.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 123 (34.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 84 (23.60%) SQL Server 2012
6 77 (21.63%) SQL Server 2005
7 69 (19.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 46 (12.92%) Data Warehouse
9 42 (11.80%) Relational Database
10 40 (11.24%) RDBMS
11 35 (9.83%) DTS
12 33 (9.27%) SQL Server 2000
13 25 (7.02%) MySQL
14 24 (6.74%) Oracle Database
15 22 (6.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 16 (4.49%) OLTP
16 16 (4.49%) Oracle Database 11g
17 14 (3.93%) OLAP
18 11 (3.09%) Big Data
19 9 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (4.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 8 (2.25%) Selenium
2 8 (2.25%) Hudson
3 3 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 90 (25.28%) Finance
2 18 (5.06%) Banking
3 10 (2.81%) Marketing
4 7 (1.97%) Games
5 5 (1.40%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.12%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.84%) Advertising
7 3 (0.84%) Legal
8 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.28%) Law
8 1 (0.28%) Retail
8 1 (0.28%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (12.08%) .NET
2 16 (4.49%) Web Services
3 9 (2.53%) Middleware
4 8 (2.25%) HTML
4 8 (2.25%) WebCenter
5 5 (1.40%) Java EE
5 5 (1.40%) XML
6 4 (1.12%) WCF
7 3 (0.84%) Spring
7 3 (0.84%) JDBC
7 3 (0.84%) JSP
8 2 (0.56%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.56%) RESTful
9 1 (0.28%) jQuery
9 1 (0.28%) Ajax
9 1 (0.28%) NHibernate
9 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.28%) COM
9 1 (0.28%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 105 (29.49%) Clustering
2 85 (23.88%) Replication
3 10 (2.81%) HACMP
4 9 (2.53%) Management Information System
5 7 (1.97%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.40%) Blackberry
6 5 (1.40%) Statistics
7 4 (1.12%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.56%) Social Media
8 2 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.28%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.28%) Spread Betting
9 1 (0.28%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.28%) Tandem
9 1 (0.28%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 122 (34.27%) Windows
2 61 (17.13%) Linux
3 43 (12.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (9.27%) UNIX
5 24 (6.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (5.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (4.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (4.21%) AIX
9 13 (3.65%) HPUX
10 8 (2.25%) Windows 2000
10 8 (2.25%) Debian
11 7 (1.97%) Windows 7
12 5 (1.40%) Solaris
13 4 (1.12%) Windows XP
13 4 (1.12%) CentOS
13 4 (1.12%) Fedora
13 4 (1.12%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.28%) Android
14 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.28%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (36.52%) Performance Tuning
2 52 (14.61%) Disaster Recovery
3 35 (9.83%) Performance Monitoring
4 33 (9.27%) Database Security
5 28 (7.87%) ITIL
5 28 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (5.62%) Database Tuning
7 19 (5.34%) High Availability
8 17 (4.78%) SOA
8 17 (4.78%) Migration
9 15 (4.21%) ETL
10 12 (3.37%) Configuration Management
10 12 (3.37%) Capacity Management
11 11 (3.09%) Capacity Planning
12 10 (2.81%) Service Management
13 9 (2.53%) Investment Management
14 8 (2.25%) Unit Testing
14 8 (2.25%) B2B
14 8 (2.25%) Security Management
15 7 (1.97%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 255 (71.63%) SQL
2 159 (44.66%) T-SQL
3 31 (8.71%) Java
4 29 (8.15%) PowerShell
5 24 (6.74%) Perl
6 13 (3.65%) Shell Script
7 10 (2.81%) PL/SQL
8 9 (2.53%) VB
9 8 (2.25%) C#
9 8 (2.25%) C++
10 5 (1.40%) Jython
11 4 (1.12%) Ruby
11 4 (1.12%) JavaScript
12 3 (0.84%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.84%) Python
12 3 (0.84%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
13 2 (0.56%) PHP
14 1 (0.28%) C
14 1 (0.28%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 44 (12.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (6.74%) MCSE
2 24 (6.74%) Degree
3 18 (5.06%) Security Cleared
4 16 (4.49%) MCSA
5 10 (2.81%) MCITP
6 6 (1.69%) MCP
7 4 (1.12%) MCDBA
7 4 (1.12%) CCNA
7 4 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.12%) RHCE
7 4 (1.12%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.56%) HND
9 2 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.28%) MCTS
10 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.28%) CCA
10 1 (0.28%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.53%) SLA
2 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.28%) QA
2 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 31 (8.71%) Active Directory
2 15 (4.21%) Oracle RMAN
3 9 (2.53%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (2.25%) vSphere
5 7 (1.97%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (1.69%) VMware ESX
7 5 (1.40%) XenApp
8 1 (0.28%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.28%) UAG
8 1 (0.28%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (2.25%) SCOM
2 6 (1.69%) Data Guard
3 5 (1.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (0.84%) Tivoli
4 3 (0.84%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 3 (0.84%) WSUS
4 3 (0.84%) HP SIM
4 3 (0.84%) SCCM
5 2 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.28%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.28%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (0.28%) Cacti
6 1 (0.28%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.28%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.28%) Opsview
Vendors
1 118 (33.15%) Microsoft
2 55 (15.45%) Oracle
3 37 (10.39%) VMware
4 25 (7.02%) Red Hat
5 15 (4.21%) IBM
6 13 (3.65%) Cisco
7 11 (3.09%) HP
7 11 (3.09%) Veritas
8 10 (2.81%) Red Gate
8 10 (2.81%) Citrix
9 8 (2.25%) Hyperion
10 6 (1.69%) Dell
11 5 (1.40%) Remedy
12 4 (1.12%) Charles River
12 4 (1.12%) NetApp
12 4 (1.12%) Sybase
13 3 (0.84%) EMC
13 3 (0.84%) Google
14 2 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
14 2 (0.56%) CommVault
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Warwickshire
Roc Search
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
East London
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, London, South East
Lumesse
Salary: £30,000-£35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits,Bonus,Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £230.00 - £305.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens + on-call
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £47000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £55,000 per annum dependant on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago