The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Administrator
Rank 762 661 640
Rank change year-on-year
-101 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Administrator 143 212 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.20% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.21% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 136 180 222
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%

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
107766 100404 111766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.46% 94.30% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 87262 83568 95286
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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
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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 -86 131 £41,000 -8.88% 13
London 0 60 £42,500 -22.72% 2
South East -43 24 £42,500 +4.93% 2
Uxbridge - 16 £41,000 -
North West -12 12 £32,750 -21.55% 2
Berkshire -1 9 £47,500 -9.52%
West Midlands -21 9 £31,500 -25.88% 1
Maidenhead - 9 £47,500 -
Cheshire -16 8 £35,000 - 1
South West -35 8 £34,512 -23.30%
East of England -22 7 £40,000 +18.51% 1
Yorkshire -50 7 £42,500 +2.40% 4
Bristol - 7 £29,023 -
City of London +16 6 £50,000 +5.26%
Hampshire -14 6 £24,500 -39.50% 2
Warwickshire - 6 £30,000 - 1
Bromley - 6 £40,000 -
South Wales +12 5 £40,000 +37.93%
Wales +11 5 £40,000 +37.93%
Cardiff - 5 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire -4 4 £42,500 +32.81%
Scotland -20 4 £42,500 +9.67%
South Yorkshire - 4 £56,250 - 1
Fareham - 4 £24,500 - 1
Warrington - 4 £45,000 -
Witney - 4 £42,500 -
Manchester - 4 £32,750 - 1
Runcorn - 4 £25,000 - 1
Sheffield - 4 £56,250 - 1
Essex +4 3 £42,500 +30.76% 1

Server Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 232 (77.85%) SQL Server
2 177 (59.40%) SQL
3 125 (41.95%) T-SQL
4 110 (36.91%) Microsoft
4 110 (36.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 94 (31.54%) Performance Tuning
6 91 (30.54%) Windows
7 85 (28.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 76 (25.50%) Clustering
8 76 (25.50%) SQL Server 2012
9 74 (24.83%) MS Excel
10 73 (24.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 72 (24.16%) Replication
12 56 (18.79%) .NET
13 55 (18.46%) Finance
14 51 (17.11%) SQL Server 2005
15 48 (16.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 42 (14.09%) Oracle
17 41 (13.76%) VMware
18 38 (12.75%) Java
19 36 (12.08%) MySQL
20 35 (11.74%) Microsoft Certification
20 35 (11.74%) Disaster Recovery
21 34 (11.41%) Data Warehouse
21 34 (11.41%) PowerShell
22 32 (10.74%) DTS
23 31 (10.40%) Active Directory
24 28 (9.40%) Web Services
24 28 (9.40%) Windows Server 2008
25 27 (9.06%) Performance Monitoring

Server Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 17 (5.70%) SharePoint
2 16 (5.37%) MS Exchange
3 10 (3.36%) MS Project Server
4 8 (2.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 8 (2.68%) IIS
5 7 (2.35%) WebLogic
5 7 (2.35%) Lync
6 6 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (1.68%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (1.68%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.01%) Apache
10 2 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.67%) WorkSite
11 1 (0.34%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.34%) OpenROAD
11 1 (0.34%) SAS
11 1 (0.34%) Tomcat
Applications
1 74 (24.83%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.70%) MS Office
3 10 (3.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.68%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.39%) SAN
2 13 (4.36%) DNS
3 9 (3.02%) Firewall
3 9 (3.02%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.68%) LAN
4 5 (1.68%) DHCP
4 5 (1.68%) NAS
4 5 (1.68%) NetScaler
5 3 (1.01%) Network Security
5 3 (1.01%) HTTP
5 3 (1.01%) Wireless
5 3 (1.01%) WAN
6 2 (0.67%) Internet
6 2 (0.67%) SSL
6 2 (0.67%) SMS
7 1 (0.34%) VoIP
7 1 (0.34%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.34%) SNMP
7 1 (0.34%) VPN
7 1 (0.34%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 232 (77.85%) SQL Server
2 110 (36.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 85 (28.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 76 (25.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 73 (24.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 51 (17.11%) SQL Server 2005
7 48 (16.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 36 (12.08%) MySQL
9 34 (11.41%) Data Warehouse
10 32 (10.74%) DTS
11 26 (8.72%) Relational Database
12 24 (8.05%) RDBMS
13 20 (6.71%) SQL Server 2000
14 17 (5.70%) Oracle Database
15 16 (5.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 11 (3.69%) OLAP
17 10 (3.36%) MS Access
18 9 (3.02%) OLTP
19 7 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
19 7 (2.35%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 20 (6.71%) Selenium
1 20 (6.71%) Hudson
2 13 (4.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 55 (18.46%) Finance
2 17 (5.70%) Banking
3 12 (4.03%) Marketing
4 6 (2.01%) Games
5 3 (1.01%) Legal
6 2 (0.67%) Advertising
6 2 (0.67%) Law
7 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.34%) Back Office
7 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.34%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (18.79%) .NET
2 28 (9.40%) Web Services
3 20 (6.71%) HTML
4 10 (3.36%) XML
5 7 (2.35%) WCF
6 5 (1.68%) Middleware
6 5 (1.68%) WebCenter
7 4 (1.34%) Ajax
7 4 (1.34%) .NET Framework
7 4 (1.34%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.01%) Java EE
9 1 (0.34%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 76 (25.50%) Clustering
2 72 (24.16%) Replication
3 25 (8.39%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.02%) Blackberry
5 7 (2.35%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.34%) Statistics
7 3 (1.01%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.67%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.67%) HACMP
9 1 (0.34%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.34%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.34%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (0.34%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 91 (30.54%) Windows
2 28 (9.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (8.05%) Linux
4 15 (5.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (4.03%) UNIX
5 12 (4.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (3.02%) Windows 7
7 7 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (2.01%) Windows XP
9 5 (1.68%) HPUX
10 4 (1.34%) Solaris
11 2 (0.67%) AIX
12 1 (0.34%) Android
12 1 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (31.54%) Performance Tuning
2 35 (11.74%) Disaster Recovery
3 27 (9.06%) Performance Monitoring
4 25 (8.39%) SOA
5 23 (7.72%) Business Intelligence
6 21 (7.05%) Unit Testing
7 19 (6.38%) ITIL
8 17 (5.70%) Database Security
9 16 (5.37%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (5.03%) Migration
10 15 (5.03%) ETL
10 15 (5.03%) Data Modelling
10 15 (5.03%) Capacity Planning
11 10 (3.36%) Kanban
11 10 (3.36%) B2B
11 10 (3.36%) Scrum
12 9 (3.02%) Mentoring
13 7 (2.35%) High Availability
14 6 (2.01%) Portfolio Management
14 6 (2.01%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 177 (59.40%) SQL
2 125 (41.95%) T-SQL
3 38 (12.75%) Java
4 34 (11.41%) PowerShell
5 23 (7.72%) VB
6 20 (6.71%) C++
7 13 (4.36%) C#
8 7 (2.35%) Shell Script
8 7 (2.35%) PL/SQL
9 5 (1.68%) Perl
10 3 (1.01%) Jython
11 2 (0.67%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
12 1 (0.34%) Ruby
12 1 (0.34%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (11.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (3.69%) MCSE
3 10 (3.36%) MCSA
3 10 (3.36%) Degree
4 9 (3.02%) Security Cleared
5 6 (2.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (2.01%) MCTS
6 3 (1.01%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.01%) CCNA
6 3 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.67%) MCP
7 2 (0.67%) CCA
7 2 (0.67%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (0.67%) MCDBA
7 2 (0.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.35%) SLA
2 2 (0.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (10.40%) Active Directory
2 17 (5.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.02%) XenApp
4 8 (2.68%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (1.68%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (1.68%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.68%) vSphere
6 3 (1.01%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.67%) GPFS
7 2 (0.67%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.34%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 15 (5.03%) SCOM
2 5 (1.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (1.34%) Data Guard
4 3 (1.01%) HP SIM
4 3 (1.01%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (1.01%) WSUS
4 3 (1.01%) SCCM
5 1 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.34%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.34%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 110 (36.91%) Microsoft
2 42 (14.09%) Oracle
3 41 (13.76%) VMware
4 15 (5.03%) Citrix
5 10 (3.36%) IBM
6 9 (3.02%) HP
7 8 (2.68%) NetApp
8 7 (2.35%) Red Gate
8 7 (2.35%) Red Hat
9 6 (2.01%) Cisco
10 5 (1.68%) Sybase
10 5 (1.68%) Hyperion
11 4 (1.34%) AppSense
12 3 (1.01%) Sophos
12 3 (1.01%) Dell
13 2 (0.67%) JBoss
13 2 (0.67%) CommVault
13 2 (0.67%) Veritas
14 1 (0.34%) Veeam
14 1 (0.34%) Lumesse
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Salary: £65000 - £82000 per annum + Compeitive Package
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
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Warwickshire
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Aldershot
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
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Runcorn, Cheshire
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + pension, bonus, 25 days' holiday
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