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

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Administrator
Rank 876 876 902
Rank change year-on-year
0 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Administrator 43 92 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.083% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.086% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 39 81 75
Median salary £34,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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
93892 106630 115839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.40% 96.47% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79151 87900 94737
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 2 July 2016 within the UK.

Server Administrator Salary Histogram in the UK

Server Administrator
Top 29 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 2 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 +8 43 £34,500 -8.00% 4
London +20 27 £34,500 -18.82% 3
Croydon - 6 £34,500 -
City of London +62 5 £22,500 -41.93%
Yorkshire +37 5 £30,000 -7.69%
South East +32 4 £37,750 +7.85% 1
West Yorkshire +31 4 £30,000 -7.69%
East of England +43 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Bradford - 3 £30,000 -
North West +10 2 £38,500 +75.00%
Hampshire +7 2 £45,000 - 1
East Midlands +5 2 £31,750 -5.92%
Buckinghamshire +27 1 £24,000 -
Milton Keynes +25 1 £24,000 -
Essex +17 1 £52,500 +23.52%
Cambridge +15 1 £35,000 -9.67%
Northamptonshire +15 1 £33,500 +11.66%
Nottingham +12 1 £30,000 -7.69%
Northampton +8 1 £33,500 +11.66%
Nottinghamshire +7 1 £30,000 -7.69%
Cambridgeshire +1 1 £35,000 -9.67%
Hertfordshire - 1 £42,500 -
Kent - 1 £30,500 -
Doncaster - 1 £45,000 -
Leeds - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Colchester - 1 £52,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £42,500 -
West Malling - 1 £30,500 -

Server Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 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 93 (86.11%) Windows
2 77 (71.30%) Windows Server
3 65 (60.19%) Active Directory
4 55 (50.93%) VMware
5 41 (37.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 40 (37.04%) Microsoft
7 38 (35.19%) VMware Infrastructure
8 33 (30.56%) Firewall
9 31 (28.70%) Windows Server 2012
10 30 (27.78%) Linux
11 25 (23.15%) DNS
12 24 (22.22%) Citrix
13 23 (21.30%) SAN
13 23 (21.30%) SQL
14 21 (19.44%) MS Excel
14 21 (19.44%) DHCP
15 20 (18.52%) SQL Server
16 19 (17.59%) SCCM
16 19 (17.59%) PowerShell
17 18 (16.67%) Office 365
17 18 (16.67%) Cisco
17 18 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
18 16 (14.81%) vSphere
18 16 (14.81%) MS Exchange
19 15 (13.89%) Hyper-V
20 14 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2010
20 14 (12.96%) SCOM
20 14 (12.96%) LAN
20 14 (12.96%) TCP/IP
21 13 (12.04%) VPN

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 16 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 14 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (6.48%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (5.56%) IIS
5 5 (4.63%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.78%) Confluence
6 3 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.85%) Apache
7 2 (1.85%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.85%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.93%) CMS
8 1 (0.93%) JBoss
Applications
1 21 (19.44%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.63%) MS Office
3 1 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 18 (16.67%) Office 365
2 8 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (2.78%) Google Apps
4 3 (2.78%) Route 53
4 3 (2.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.93%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 33 (30.56%) Firewall
2 25 (23.15%) DNS
3 23 (21.30%) SAN
4 21 (19.44%) DHCP
5 14 (12.96%) LAN
5 14 (12.96%) TCP/IP
6 13 (12.04%) VPN
7 11 (10.19%) SSL
7 11 (10.19%) WAN
8 10 (9.26%) VLAN
9 9 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (7.41%) NAS
11 6 (5.56%) VoIP
12 5 (4.63%) HTTP
12 5 (4.63%) Internet
12 5 (4.63%) IPsec
12 5 (4.63%) NetScaler
12 5 (4.63%) Network Security
12 5 (4.63%) PPTP
13 3 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.85%) MySQL
4 2 (1.85%) PerformancePoint
4 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.70%) Jenkins
1 4 (3.70%) JIRA
1 4 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (2.78%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.85%) Introscope
4 1 (0.93%) SonarQube
4 1 (0.93%) Subversion
4 1 (0.93%) WinDbg
General
1 11 (10.19%) Finance
2 10 (9.26%) Banking
3 5 (4.63%) Investment Banking
3 5 (4.63%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.70%) Back Office
4 4 (3.70%) Marketing
4 4 (3.70%) Retail
5 2 (1.85%) Legal
5 2 (1.85%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.93%) Advertising
6 1 (0.93%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.93%) German Language
6 1 (0.93%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.48%) Middleware
2 4 (3.70%) .NET
2 4 (3.70%) Web Services
3 3 (2.78%) 802.1X
4 2 (1.85%) LAMP
5 1 (0.93%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.93%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.93%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.93%) Servlets
5 1 (0.93%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.26%) Clustering
2 8 (7.41%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.70%) Virtual Team
4 3 (2.78%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.78%) Replication
4 3 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.85%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.93%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.93%) Handset
6 1 (0.93%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 93 (86.11%) Windows
2 77 (71.30%) Windows Server
3 41 (37.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (28.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (27.78%) Linux
6 18 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (10.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (8.33%) Unix
9 8 (7.41%) Windows 7
10 6 (5.56%) Mac OS X
11 5 (4.63%) Windows 8
12 4 (3.70%) AIX
13 3 (2.78%) CentOS
13 3 (2.78%) Solaris
14 2 (1.85%) Android
14 2 (1.85%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X Server
15 1 (0.93%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (7.41%) ITIL
3 7 (6.48%) Migration
4 5 (4.63%) Contingency Planning
5 4 (3.70%) Change Management
5 4 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (3.70%) ETL
5 4 (3.70%) High Availability
5 4 (3.70%) Memory Management
5 4 (3.70%) Mentoring
5 4 (3.70%) SDLC
5 4 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (2.78%) Computer Security
6 3 (2.78%) Incident Management
6 3 (2.78%) Network Management
6 3 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (2.78%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 23 (21.30%) SQL
2 19 (17.59%) PowerShell
3 7 (6.48%) Python
4 5 (4.63%) Shell Script
5 4 (3.70%) Ruby
6 2 (1.85%) Java
6 2 (1.85%) Jython
6 2 (1.85%) Perl
6 2 (1.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (11.11%) MCSE
1 12 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (8.33%) Degree
3 7 (6.48%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.70%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.78%) CCNA
5 3 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.78%) MCSA
6 1 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.93%) CCNP
6 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.93%) NCDA
6 1 (0.93%) NCIE
6 1 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 65 (60.19%) Active Directory
2 38 (35.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (14.81%) vSphere
4 15 (13.89%) Hyper-V
5 13 (12.04%) XenApp
6 12 (11.11%) XenDesktop
7 8 (7.41%) Virtual Servers
8 5 (4.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 5 (4.63%) VMware Workstation
9 4 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (2.78%) vCloud
11 2 (1.85%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.93%) KVM
12 1 (0.93%) MetaFrame
12 1 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.93%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (17.59%) SCCM
2 14 (12.96%) SCOM
3 5 (4.63%) Backup Exec
3 5 (4.63%) EdgeSight
3 5 (4.63%) HP SIM
3 5 (4.63%) SCVMM
3 5 (4.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (3.70%) Puppet
5 3 (2.78%) Casper Suite
6 1 (0.93%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.93%) Nagios
6 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.93%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 55 (50.93%) VMware
2 40 (37.04%) Microsoft
3 24 (22.22%) Citrix
4 18 (16.67%) Cisco
5 13 (12.04%) NetApp
6 11 (10.19%) Red Hat
7 10 (9.26%) Symantec
8 8 (7.41%) HP
8 8 (7.41%) Oracle
9 7 (6.48%) Apple
9 7 (6.48%) Veeam
10 6 (5.56%) Sophos
11 5 (4.63%) AppSense
11 5 (4.63%) CheckPoint
12 4 (3.70%) IBM
12 4 (3.70%) RightScale
13 3 (2.78%) EMC
13 3 (2.78%) Google
13 3 (2.78%) Juniper
13 3 (2.78%) SonicWALL
Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 22 hours ago
South West London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
UCL
Salary: From £41,844 to £49,362 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago