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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Administrator
Rank 876 879 880
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Administrator 39 77 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.071% 0.083%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.073% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 35 74 86
Median salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,163 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+15.07% +5.00%

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
92774 105028 112463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.19% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 78073 87099 90668
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +18 39 £35,000 -1.40% 6
London +22 15 £34,500 -8.00% 4
Yorkshire +35 9 £37,500 +20.00%
South East +8 8 £30,493 -16.68% 1
West Yorkshire +24 7 £33,750 +22.72%
Croydon - 7 £34,500 -
Leeds +30 4 £37,500 +36.36%
East of England +19 3 £35,000 -1.40% 1
Hampshire +1 3 £45,000 +55.17%
Bradford - 3 £30,000 -
South Yorkshire +9 2 £45,000 +50.00%
Cambridge +3 2 £35,000 -1.40%
Cambridgeshire +3 2 £35,000 -1.40%
West Midlands -4 2 £60,000 +150.00%
Coventry - 2 £60,000 -
West Malling - 2 £27,750 - 1
Doncaster - 2 £45,000 -
Kent - 2 £27,750 - 1
Buckinghamshire +26 1 £24,000 -
Milton Keynes +16 1 £24,000 -
Nottingham +12 1 £30,000 -
Nottinghamshire +10 1 £30,000 -
East Midlands +10 1 £30,000 -
South West -4 1 £52,500 +50.00%
Essex - 1 £52,500 -
East Sussex - 1 £30,486 -
Berkshire - 1 £19,500 -
Bristol - 1 £52,500 -
Bexleyheath - 1 - -
Brighton - 1 £30,486 -

Server Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 74 (89.16%) Windows
2 61 (73.49%) Windows Server
3 52 (62.65%) Active Directory
4 34 (40.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (40.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (38.55%) VMware
6 30 (36.14%) Microsoft
7 28 (33.73%) Firewall
8 21 (25.30%) SAN
9 20 (24.10%) Linux
10 18 (21.69%) MS Exchange
10 18 (21.69%) DNS
11 17 (20.48%) PowerShell
12 16 (19.28%) VMware Infrastructure
12 16 (19.28%) DHCP
13 15 (18.07%) SQL
13 15 (18.07%) Office 365
14 14 (16.87%) Degree
14 14 (16.87%) Windows Server 2003
15 13 (15.66%) SQL Server
15 13 (15.66%) Exchange Server 2010
16 12 (14.46%) MS Excel
16 12 (14.46%) TCP/IP
16 12 (14.46%) VPN
16 12 (14.46%) Cisco
17 11 (13.25%) Exchange Server 2013
17 11 (13.25%) Hyper-V
17 11 (13.25%) Veeam
18 10 (12.05%) Windows 7
18 10 (12.05%) Citrix

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 18 (21.69%) MS Exchange
2 13 (15.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (13.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (12.05%) SharePoint
5 9 (10.84%) IIS
6 4 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (4.82%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (3.61%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.20%) Apache
8 1 (1.20%) Confluence
8 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 1 (1.20%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (1.20%) JBoss
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (1.20%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.20%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (1.20%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (14.46%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.84%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (18.07%) Office 365
2 3 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.41%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.41%) Route 53
3 2 (2.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (1.20%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.20%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.20%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.20%) Google Apps
4 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (33.73%) Firewall
2 21 (25.30%) SAN
3 18 (21.69%) DNS
4 16 (19.28%) DHCP
5 12 (14.46%) TCP/IP
5 12 (14.46%) VPN
6 9 (10.84%) SSL
7 8 (9.64%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (8.43%) NAS
9 6 (7.23%) LAN
9 6 (7.23%) VLAN
10 5 (6.02%) IPsec
10 5 (6.02%) Network Security
10 5 (6.02%) PPTP
11 4 (4.82%) iSCSI
11 4 (4.82%) Wireless
12 3 (3.61%) SMTP
12 3 (3.61%) VoIP
13 2 (2.41%) FTP
13 2 (2.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.66%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.61%) PerformancePoint
2 3 (3.61%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.41%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.20%) Big Data
4 1 (1.20%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.20%) MySQL
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.61%) Jenkins
1 3 (3.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.41%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.20%) Introscope
3 1 (1.20%) JIRA
3 1 (1.20%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.20%) SonarQube
3 1 (1.20%) Subversion
3 1 (1.20%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.20%) WinDbg
General
1 5 (6.02%) Banking
1 5 (6.02%) Investment Banking
1 5 (6.02%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.82%) Finance
3 3 (3.61%) Marketing
3 3 (3.61%) Retail
4 2 (2.41%) German Language
4 2 (2.41%) Legal
4 2 (2.41%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.20%) Advertising
5 1 (1.20%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.41%) LAMP
1 2 (2.41%) Middleware
2 1 (1.20%) .NET
2 1 (1.20%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (1.20%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (1.20%) Servlets
2 1 (1.20%) Web Services
2 1 (1.20%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.02%) Clustering
3 4 (4.82%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.82%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.41%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.41%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.20%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.20%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.20%) Statistics
6 1 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 74 (89.16%) Windows
2 61 (73.49%) Windows Server
3 34 (40.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (40.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (24.10%) Linux
5 14 (16.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (12.05%) Windows 7
7 9 (10.84%) Windows 8
8 8 (9.64%) Windows 10
9 4 (4.82%) Unix
9 4 (4.82%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (3.61%) Mac OS X
11 2 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.20%) AIX
12 1 (1.20%) CentOS
12 1 (1.20%) HPUX
12 1 (1.20%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (1.20%) SUSE
12 1 (1.20%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (1.20%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (7.23%) ITIL
1 6 (7.23%) Load Balancing
2 5 (6.02%) Mentoring
2 5 (6.02%) Migration
2 5 (6.02%) Server Virtualisation
3 4 (4.82%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (4.82%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (4.82%) Patch Management
3 4 (4.82%) Security Patching
4 3 (3.61%) Analytics
4 3 (3.61%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (3.61%) Content Management
4 3 (3.61%) ETL
4 3 (3.61%) High Availability
4 3 (3.61%) Memory Management
4 3 (3.61%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (3.61%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (3.61%) SDLC
4 3 (3.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (3.61%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.48%) PowerShell
2 15 (18.07%) SQL
3 7 (8.43%) Python
4 2 (2.41%) Java
4 2 (2.41%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.20%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.20%) Jython
5 1 (1.20%) Perl
5 1 (1.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (16.87%) Degree
2 6 (7.23%) SC Cleared
2 6 (7.23%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.02%) CCNA
3 5 (6.02%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.82%) MCSE
4 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.41%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.41%) MCSA
5 2 (2.41%) NCDA
5 2 (2.41%) NCIE
5 2 (2.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.20%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (6.02%) SLA
3 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 52 (62.65%) Active Directory
2 16 (19.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (13.25%) Hyper-V
4 9 (10.84%) Virtual Servers
5 6 (7.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (4.82%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (4.82%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (3.61%) Terminal Server
7 3 (3.61%) vSphere
7 3 (3.61%) XenApp
8 2 (2.41%) MetaFrame
9 1 (1.20%) KVM
9 1 (1.20%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.20%) vCloud
9 1 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.20%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (1.20%) Xen
9 1 (1.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (8.43%) SCCM
2 6 (7.23%) Backup Exec
2 6 (7.23%) SCOM
3 2 (2.41%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.20%) Casper Suite
4 1 (1.20%) Nagios
4 1 (1.20%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Flashback
4 1 (1.20%) Perfmon
4 1 (1.20%) Puppet
4 1 (1.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (38.55%) VMware
2 30 (36.14%) Microsoft
3 12 (14.46%) Cisco
4 11 (13.25%) Veeam
5 10 (12.05%) Citrix
6 9 (10.84%) Symantec
7 7 (8.43%) Apple
7 7 (8.43%) NetApp
8 6 (7.23%) IBM
8 6 (7.23%) Oracle
9 4 (4.82%) Avaya
9 4 (4.82%) EMC
10 3 (3.61%) CheckPoint
10 3 (3.61%) HP
10 3 (3.61%) Nintex
10 3 (3.61%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.61%) Spiceworks
10 3 (3.61%) WatchGuard
11 2 (2.41%) Cognizant
11 2 (2.41%) SonicWALL
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