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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Administrator
Rank 870 888 873
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Administrator 48 75 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.069% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.072% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 43 71 99
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,097 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%

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
92139 104162 110201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.23% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77160 86775 89126
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 46 £37,500 +7.14% 10
London +29 27 £37,500 - 5
South East +32 9 £30,486 -16.70% 3
Yorkshire +20 5 £37,500 +25.00% 1
West Yorkshire +20 4 £37,500 +36.36%
Croydon - 4 £33,750 - 1
Leeds +22 3 £37,500 +36.36%
West Malling - 3 £25,000 - 1
Kent - 3 £25,000 - 1
City of London +54 2 £37,500 +3.44% 1
East of England +20 2 £38,750 +22.04% 1
Hampshire +10 2 £45,000 +55.17%
West Midlands - 2 £60,000 -
Coventry - 2 £60,000 -
South Yorkshire +11 1 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Cambridge +4 1 £35,000 -1.40%
Oxfordshire +4 1 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Cambridgeshire -1 1 £35,000 -1.40%
Bradford -14 1 £30,000 -1.63%
Berkshire - 1 £19,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £35,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £30,486 -
Brighton - 1 £30,486 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £42,500 -
Witney - 1 £45,000 -
Doncaster - 1 £45,000 -
Bexleyheath - 1 - -
Newport Pagnell - 1 £35,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £42,500 - 1
Port Talbot - 1 £39,000 - 1

Server Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 86 (91.49%) Windows
2 72 (76.60%) Windows Server
3 62 (65.96%) Active Directory
4 50 (53.19%) VMware
5 37 (39.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 36 (38.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 35 (37.23%) Firewall
8 33 (35.11%) Microsoft
9 30 (31.91%) VMware Infrastructure
10 27 (28.72%) DNS
11 24 (25.53%) DHCP
11 24 (25.53%) SAN
11 24 (25.53%) Linux
11 24 (25.53%) MS Exchange
12 22 (23.40%) PowerShell
13 20 (21.28%) Degree
14 19 (20.21%) Veeam
14 19 (20.21%) SharePoint
15 17 (18.09%) Exchange Server 2010
15 17 (18.09%) Office 365
16 16 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2013
16 16 (17.02%) TCP/IP
17 15 (15.96%) VPN
17 15 (15.96%) Hyper-V
18 14 (14.89%) Load Balancing
18 14 (14.89%) MS Excel
18 14 (14.89%) IIS
18 14 (14.89%) MS Office
19 13 (13.83%) Windows Server 2003
19 13 (13.83%) SQL

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 24 (25.53%) MS Exchange
2 19 (20.21%) SharePoint
3 17 (18.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (14.89%) IIS
6 8 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (5.32%) Apache
7 5 (5.32%) Skype for Business
8 4 (4.26%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (3.19%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (2.13%) Tomcat
11 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 5.5
11 1 (1.06%) IBM HTTP Server
11 1 (1.06%) JBoss
11 1 (1.06%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (1.06%) WebLogic
11 1 (1.06%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (1.06%) WebSphere
11 1 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 14 (14.89%) MS Excel
1 14 (14.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (18.09%) Office 365
2 5 (5.32%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.13%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (1.06%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.06%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.06%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 35 (37.23%) Firewall
2 27 (28.72%) DNS
3 24 (25.53%) DHCP
3 24 (25.53%) SAN
4 16 (17.02%) TCP/IP
5 15 (15.96%) VPN
6 9 (9.57%) SSL
7 8 (8.51%) LAN
7 8 (8.51%) Wireless
8 6 (6.38%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (6.38%) NAS
9 5 (5.32%) iSCSI
9 5 (5.32%) Network Security
9 5 (5.32%) Skype
9 5 (5.32%) VLAN
10 4 (4.26%) IPsec
10 4 (4.26%) PPTP
10 4 (4.26%) WAN
11 3 (3.19%) FTP
11 3 (3.19%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.19%) MySQL
2 3 (3.19%) PerformancePoint
2 3 (3.19%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.13%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.06%) Big Data
4 1 (1.06%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.13%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.06%) Introscope
3 1 (1.06%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.06%) SonarQube
3 1 (1.06%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.06%) Subversion
General
1 9 (9.57%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.38%) Banking
3 4 (4.26%) Finance
3 4 (4.26%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.13%) Back Office
4 2 (2.13%) German Language
4 2 (2.13%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.06%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.26%) LAMP
2 2 (2.13%) Middleware
2 2 (2.13%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.06%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (1.06%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (1.06%) Servlets
3 1 (1.06%) Web Services
3 1 (1.06%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.77%) Data Centre
2 11 (11.70%) Computer Science
3 8 (8.51%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.26%) Clustering
5 2 (2.13%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.13%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.13%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.13%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.06%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.06%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 86 (91.49%) Windows
2 72 (76.60%) Windows Server
3 37 (39.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 36 (38.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (25.53%) Linux
6 13 (13.83%) Windows 7
6 13 (13.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (12.77%) Windows 10
7 12 (12.77%) Windows 8
8 8 (8.51%) Windows Mobile
9 5 (5.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.13%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.13%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.13%) Unix
11 1 (1.06%) AIX
11 1 (1.06%) HPUX
11 1 (1.06%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (1.06%) SUSE
11 1 (1.06%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (14.89%) Load Balancing
2 11 (11.70%) ITIL
3 9 (9.57%) High Availability
3 9 (9.57%) Server Virtualisation
4 8 (8.51%) Patch Management
4 8 (8.51%) Security Patching
5 5 (5.32%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (5.32%) Mentoring
5 5 (5.32%) Migration
6 4 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (4.26%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (3.19%) Analytics
7 3 (3.19%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (3.19%) Configuration Management
7 3 (3.19%) Content Management
7 3 (3.19%) DevOps
7 3 (3.19%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (3.19%) Workflow
8 2 (2.13%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.13%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 22 (23.40%) PowerShell
2 13 (13.83%) SQL
3 6 (6.38%) Python
4 4 (4.26%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.19%) Perl
5 3 (3.19%) PHP
6 2 (2.13%) Java
7 1 (1.06%) Jython
7 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.06%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (21.28%) Degree
2 10 (10.64%) CCNA
2 10 (10.64%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (6.38%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.38%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.19%) MCSA
5 3 (3.19%) MCSE
5 3 (3.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.13%) NCDA
6 2 (2.13%) NCIE
7 1 (1.06%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.06%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.32%) SLA
3 2 (2.13%) QA
4 1 (1.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 62 (65.96%) Active Directory
2 30 (31.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (15.96%) Hyper-V
4 8 (8.51%) Virtual Desktop
4 8 (8.51%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (5.32%) Firmware
5 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (4.26%) vSphere
7 3 (3.19%) Terminal Server
7 3 (3.19%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (3.19%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (3.19%) XenApp
8 2 (2.13%) MetaFrame
9 1 (1.06%) KVM
9 1 (1.06%) NFS
9 1 (1.06%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.06%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.06%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (1.06%) Xen
9 1 (1.06%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (13.83%) SCCM
2 10 (10.64%) Backup Exec
3 5 (5.32%) SCOM
4 4 (4.26%) Puppet
5 3 (3.19%) Nagios
6 2 (2.13%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.06%) Ansible
7 1 (1.06%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle Flashback
7 1 (1.06%) WSUS
Vendors
1 50 (53.19%) VMware
2 33 (35.11%) Microsoft
3 19 (20.21%) Veeam
4 13 (13.83%) Citrix
5 12 (12.77%) Symantec
6 10 (10.64%) Cisco
7 9 (9.57%) Apple
8 8 (8.51%) Avaya
9 6 (6.38%) IBM
9 6 (6.38%) NetApp
9 6 (6.38%) Oracle
9 6 (6.38%) Red Hat
10 5 (5.32%) Dell
11 4 (4.26%) EMC
12 3 (3.19%) CheckPoint
12 3 (3.19%) Nintex
12 3 (3.19%) Spiceworks
12 3 (3.19%) WatchGuard
13 2 (2.13%) Altiris
13 2 (2.13%) SolarWinds
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Russell King Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Life Insurance, Company Pension Sche
Posted: 17 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Henley Computer Services
Salary: benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + on call, allowances
Posted: 3 days ago
West Malling, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Port Talbot
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Flexible working, 25 days holiday
Posted: 7 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: up to £28,000 + Pension & Private Medical
Posted: 6 days ago