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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Administrator
Rank 868 890 912
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Administrator 43 91 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.083% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.086% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 39 87 79
Median salary £35,000 £36,600 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.37% +4.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £23,200 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £48,900 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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
94446 105603 113036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.30% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79450 87181 92036
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 30 July 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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 -13 43 £35,000 -4.37% 7
London +31 21 £34,500 -13.75% 1
Yorkshire +40 8 £37,500 +15.38% 1
South East +6 7 £30,500 -14.80% 2
Croydon - 7 £34,500 -
West Yorkshire +22 6 £30,000 +9.09% 1
City of London +72 3 £22,500 -40.00%
Leeds +23 3 £37,500 +36.36%
East of England +22 3 £35,000 -15.15%
Hampshire -2 3 £45,000 +55.17% 1
Bradford - 3 £30,000 -
Cambridgeshire +10 2 £35,000 -12.50%
Cambridge +8 2 £35,000 -12.50%
West Midlands +2 2 £60,000 +103.38% 1
East Midlands -5 2 £31,750 +1.60% 2
Coventry - 2 £60,000 - 1
South Yorkshire - 2 £45,000 -
Doncaster - 2 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire +24 1 £24,000 -
Milton Keynes +19 1 £24,000 -
Nottingham +7 1 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Nottinghamshire +7 1 £30,000 -7.69% 2
Northamptonshire +1 1 £33,500 +11.66%
Essex +1 1 £52,500 +23.52%
Northampton -2 1 £33,500 +11.66%
Bexleyheath - 1 - -
Brighton - 1 £30,486 -
Colchester - 1 £52,500 -
West Malling - 1 £30,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £19,500 - 1

Server Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 87 (86.14%) Windows
2 70 (69.31%) Windows Server
3 59 (58.42%) Active Directory
4 45 (44.55%) VMware
5 38 (37.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 35 (34.65%) Microsoft
7 34 (33.66%) Windows Server 2012
8 32 (31.68%) Firewall
9 27 (26.73%) Linux
9 27 (26.73%) VMware Infrastructure
10 23 (22.77%) SAN
11 22 (21.78%) DNS
12 20 (19.80%) SQL
12 20 (19.80%) PowerShell
13 19 (18.81%) SQL Server
14 18 (17.82%) DHCP
15 17 (16.83%) MS Exchange
15 17 (16.83%) Windows Server 2003
15 17 (16.83%) Office 365
16 16 (15.84%) Cisco
17 15 (14.85%) Citrix
18 14 (13.86%) TCP/IP
18 14 (13.86%) MS Excel
18 14 (13.86%) Degree
18 14 (13.86%) Hyper-V
19 13 (12.87%) Exchange Server 2010
20 12 (11.88%) SCCM
20 12 (11.88%) VPN
21 10 (9.90%) Virtual Servers
21 10 (9.90%) Clustering

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 17 (16.83%) MS Exchange
2 13 (12.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (8.91%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (7.92%) IIS
4 8 (7.92%) SharePoint
5 6 (5.94%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (3.96%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (2.97%) Confluence
7 3 (2.97%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.98%) Apache
8 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.98%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (1.98%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.98%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.99%) CMS
9 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 1 (0.99%) JBoss
Applications
1 14 (13.86%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.93%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (16.83%) Office 365
2 6 (5.94%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.97%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.97%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (2.97%) Google Apps
3 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.97%) Route 53
3 3 (2.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.99%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 32 (31.68%) Firewall
2 23 (22.77%) SAN
3 22 (21.78%) DNS
4 18 (17.82%) DHCP
5 14 (13.86%) TCP/IP
6 12 (11.88%) VPN
7 10 (9.90%) LAN
7 10 (9.90%) SSL
8 9 (8.91%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (7.92%) VLAN
10 7 (6.93%) NAS
10 7 (6.93%) WAN
11 6 (5.94%) VoIP
12 5 (4.95%) IPsec
12 5 (4.95%) Network Security
12 5 (4.95%) PPTP
13 4 (3.96%) iSCSI
14 3 (2.97%) HTTP
14 3 (2.97%) Internet
14 3 (2.97%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (3.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.97%) PerformancePoint
3 3 (2.97%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.98%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (1.98%) MySQL
4 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.99%) Big Data
5 1 (0.99%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (3.96%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.96%) Jenkins
1 4 (3.96%) JIRA
1 4 (3.96%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (2.97%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.98%) Introscope
3 2 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.99%) SonarQube
4 1 (0.99%) Subversion
4 1 (0.99%) WinDbg
General
1 6 (5.94%) Banking
1 6 (5.94%) Finance
2 5 (4.95%) Investment Banking
2 5 (4.95%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.96%) Marketing
3 4 (3.96%) Retail
4 3 (2.97%) Back Office
5 2 (1.98%) German Language
5 2 (1.98%) Legal
5 2 (1.98%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.99%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.95%) Middleware
2 3 (2.97%) Web Services
3 2 (1.98%) .NET
3 2 (1.98%) LAMP
4 1 (0.99%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.99%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.99%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.99%) Servlets
4 1 (0.99%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.90%) Clustering
2 9 (8.91%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.96%) Virtual Team
5 3 (2.97%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.97%) Replication
5 3 (2.97%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.98%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.98%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.99%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 87 (86.14%) Windows
2 70 (69.31%) Windows Server
3 38 (37.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (33.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (26.73%) Linux
6 17 (16.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (8.91%) Unix
8 8 (7.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (7.92%) Windows 7
9 7 (6.93%) Windows 8
10 5 (4.95%) Mac OS X
10 5 (4.95%) Windows 10
11 4 (3.96%) AIX
12 3 (2.97%) CentOS
12 3 (2.97%) Solaris
13 2 (1.98%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (1.98%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.99%) Android
14 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.99%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (9.90%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (7.92%) ITIL
3 7 (6.93%) Migration
4 6 (5.94%) High Availability
5 5 (4.95%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (4.95%) Mentoring
6 4 (3.96%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (3.96%) ETL
6 4 (3.96%) Memory Management
6 4 (3.96%) SDLC
6 4 (3.96%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (3.96%) Workflow
7 3 (2.97%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (2.97%) Analytics
7 3 (2.97%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (2.97%) Change Management
7 3 (2.97%) Computer Security
7 3 (2.97%) Content Management
7 3 (2.97%) Incident Management
7 3 (2.97%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 20 (19.80%) PowerShell
1 20 (19.80%) SQL
2 7 (6.93%) Python
3 5 (4.95%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.98%) Java
4 2 (1.98%) Jython
4 2 (1.98%) Perl
4 2 (1.98%) Ruby
4 2 (1.98%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (13.86%) Degree
2 8 (7.92%) MCSE
2 8 (7.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.94%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.95%) CCNA
4 5 (4.95%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (4.95%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.97%) MCSA
6 2 (1.98%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.98%) NCDA
6 2 (1.98%) NCIE
6 2 (1.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.99%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.90%) SLA
2 4 (3.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 59 (58.42%) Active Directory
2 27 (26.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (13.86%) Hyper-V
4 10 (9.90%) Virtual Servers
5 9 (8.91%) vSphere
6 6 (5.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 6 (5.94%) XenApp
7 4 (3.96%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (3.96%) XenDesktop
8 3 (2.97%) vCloud
8 3 (2.97%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (1.98%) MetaFrame
9 2 (1.98%) Terminal Server
9 2 (1.98%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.98%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.99%) KVM
10 1 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.99%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (11.88%) SCCM
2 9 (8.91%) SCOM
3 6 (5.94%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.97%) Casper Suite
4 3 (2.97%) SCVMM
5 2 (1.98%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (1.98%) Puppet
6 1 (0.99%) EdgeSight
6 1 (0.99%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.99%) Nagios
6 1 (0.99%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.99%) Perfmon
6 1 (0.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 45 (44.55%) VMware
2 35 (34.65%) Microsoft
3 16 (15.84%) Cisco
4 15 (14.85%) Citrix
5 10 (9.90%) Symantec
5 10 (9.90%) Veeam
6 9 (8.91%) NetApp
7 8 (7.92%) Apple
7 8 (7.92%) Red Hat
8 7 (6.93%) IBM
8 7 (6.93%) Oracle
9 5 (4.95%) CheckPoint
9 5 (4.95%) EMC
10 4 (3.96%) HP
11 3 (2.97%) Cognizant
11 3 (2.97%) Google
11 3 (2.97%) Juniper
11 3 (2.97%) Nintex
11 3 (2.97%) Sophos
11 3 (2.97%) Sybase
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