The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Server Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Administrator
Rank 875 873 901
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Administrator 42 78 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.073% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.076% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 34 69 83
Median salary £38,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £25,600 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £55,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £35,000 £32,397
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +8.03%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94677 102911 115314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.45% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 79602 84497 94476
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Server Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Server Administrator in the job title.

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 May 2016 within the UK.

Server Administrator Salary Histogram in the UK

Server Administrator
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 31 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
England -5 41 £38,500 +1.31% 3
London +9 33 £40,000 -20.00% 1
City of London +48 7 £22,500 -40.78%
North West +18 6 £38,500 +75.00%
East of England +20 1 £42,500 +6.25%
East Midlands +4 1 £33,500 -4.28%
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £42,500 -
Northampton - 1 £33,500 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £33,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £42,500 -

Server Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, Server Administrator 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 featuring Server Administrator in the job title.

1 97 (86.61%) Windows
2 79 (70.54%) Windows Server
3 61 (54.46%) VMware
4 60 (53.57%) Active Directory
5 54 (48.21%) Microsoft
6 45 (40.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 42 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 38 (33.93%) Firewall
9 33 (29.46%) Citrix
10 31 (27.68%) Linux
11 29 (25.89%) SAN
12 28 (25.00%) DNS
12 28 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 25 (22.32%) MS Excel
14 23 (20.54%) MS Exchange
14 23 (20.54%) DHCP
14 23 (20.54%) SQL
14 23 (20.54%) vSphere
15 22 (19.64%) Exchange Server 2010
15 22 (19.64%) Cisco
16 21 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
16 21 (18.75%) Office 365
16 21 (18.75%) SCCM
17 20 (17.86%) VPN
18 18 (16.07%) TCP/IP
19 17 (15.18%) SQL Server
19 17 (15.18%) LAN
20 16 (14.29%) XenApp
20 16 (14.29%) XenDesktop
21 15 (13.39%) Hyper-V

Server Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 23 (20.54%) MS Exchange
2 22 (19.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (8.04%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (4.46%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (3.57%) IIS
6 3 (2.68%) Confluence
6 3 (2.68%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.68%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.68%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.79%) Apache
7 2 (1.79%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.89%) CMS
8 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (22.32%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.93%) MS Office
3 6 (5.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (18.75%) Office 365
2 9 (8.04%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.68%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (2.68%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (2.68%) Google Apps
4 3 (2.68%) Route 53
4 3 (2.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 38 (33.93%) Firewall
2 29 (25.89%) SAN
3 28 (25.00%) DNS
4 23 (20.54%) DHCP
5 20 (17.86%) VPN
6 18 (16.07%) TCP/IP
7 17 (15.18%) LAN
8 14 (12.50%) VLAN
8 14 (12.50%) WAN
9 12 (10.71%) SSL
10 11 (9.82%) VoIP
11 9 (8.04%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (7.14%) HTTP
12 8 (7.14%) Internet
12 8 (7.14%) NAS
13 7 (6.25%) SMTP
14 6 (5.36%) SNMP
14 6 (5.36%) Spanning Tree
15 5 (4.46%) IPsec
15 5 (4.46%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.18%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.89%) MySQL
5 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (3.57%) JIRA
2 3 (2.68%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.68%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.68%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (2.68%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.79%) Introscope
4 1 (0.89%) WinDbg
General
1 11 (9.82%) Finance
2 10 (8.93%) Banking
3 9 (8.04%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.36%) Advertising
5 5 (4.46%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.57%) Back Office
6 4 (3.57%) Marketing
6 4 (3.57%) Retail
7 3 (2.68%) Legal
8 2 (1.79%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.89%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.89%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.14%) Middleware
2 6 (5.36%) 802.1X
3 4 (3.57%) .NET
3 4 (3.57%) Web Services
4 2 (1.79%) LAMP
5 1 (0.89%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.89%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (0.89%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.93%) Clustering
2 7 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.36%) Blackberry
3 6 (5.36%) Client/Server
3 6 (5.36%) Handset
3 6 (5.36%) iPhone
3 6 (5.36%) Replication
4 5 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.68%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.68%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.89%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 97 (86.61%) Windows
2 79 (70.54%) Windows Server
3 42 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (27.68%) Linux
5 28 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (12.50%) Windows 7
8 13 (11.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (9.82%) Mac OS X
10 8 (7.14%) Unix
11 7 (6.25%) Android
12 5 (4.46%) Windows 8
13 4 (3.57%) CentOS
14 3 (2.68%) AIX
14 3 (2.68%) Mac OS X Server
14 3 (2.68%) Solaris
15 2 (1.79%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 1 (0.89%) Data ONTAP
16 1 (0.89%) Windows 10
16 1 (0.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (9.82%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (8.93%) ITIL
3 8 (7.14%) Contingency Planning
4 6 (5.36%) Migration
4 6 (5.36%) Network Management
5 4 (3.57%) Change Management
5 4 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (3.57%) ETL
5 4 (3.57%) High Availability
5 4 (3.57%) Memory Management
5 4 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (3.57%) SDLC
5 4 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (2.68%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (2.68%) Computer Security
6 3 (2.68%) Incident Management
7 2 (1.79%) Analytics
7 2 (1.79%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (1.79%) Data Analytics
7 2 (1.79%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (20.54%) SQL
2 15 (13.39%) PowerShell
3 8 (7.14%) Python
4 5 (4.46%) Ruby
4 5 (4.46%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.79%) Jython
5 2 (1.79%) VB
6 1 (0.89%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (13.39%) MCSE
1 15 (13.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (7.14%) Degree
3 4 (3.57%) CCNA
3 4 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.79%) MCSA
5 1 (0.89%) CCNP
5 1 (0.89%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.36%) SLA
2 1 (0.89%) QA
System Software
1 60 (53.57%) Active Directory
2 45 (40.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (20.54%) vSphere
4 16 (14.29%) XenApp
4 16 (14.29%) XenDesktop
5 15 (13.39%) Hyper-V
6 8 (7.14%) VMware Workstation
7 5 (4.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (2.68%) vCloud
10 2 (1.79%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 21 (18.75%) SCCM
2 12 (10.71%) SCOM
3 6 (5.36%) Backup Exec
3 6 (5.36%) SCVMM
4 5 (4.46%) EdgeSight
4 5 (4.46%) HP SIM
4 5 (4.46%) Puppet
4 5 (4.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (4.46%) Windows Intune
5 3 (2.68%) Casper Suite
6 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.89%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.89%) Perfmon
6 1 (0.89%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 61 (54.46%) VMware
2 54 (48.21%) Microsoft
3 33 (29.46%) Citrix
4 22 (19.64%) Cisco
5 14 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 12 (10.71%) Apple
6 12 (10.71%) NetApp
7 10 (8.93%) Symantec
8 9 (8.04%) Veeam
9 8 (7.14%) HP
9 8 (7.14%) Oracle
10 6 (5.36%) Adobe
11 5 (4.46%) AppSense
11 5 (4.46%) CheckPoint
11 5 (4.46%) RightScale
11 5 (4.46%) Sophos
12 3 (2.68%) Google
12 3 (2.68%) IBM
12 3 (2.68%) Juniper
12 3 (2.68%) SonicWALL
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