The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Specialist role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Server Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Specialist
Rank 857 888 878
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Specialist 32 28 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.024% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.025% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 15
Average salary £41,250 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £55,000 £64,100
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.66%

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
100511 110711 102033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.58% 94.62% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 82673 90883 84912
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Server Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Server Specialist in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Server Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Server Specialist
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Server Specialist within the UK.

Server Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

Server Specialist
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Server Specialist over the 3 months to 1 June 2015 within the UK.

Server Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Server Specialist
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 1 June 2015. 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 +35 31 £40,000 -15.78% 1
South East +20 10 £44,500 +18.66%
Yorkshire +14 8 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Portsmouth - 8 £44,500 -
Hampshire - 8 £44,500 -
South Yorkshire +9 7 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Doncaster -5 7 £35,000 -6.66%
East of England +11 6 - -
Hertfordshire +5 6 - -
Watford - 6 - -
North West +10 3 £40,000 -
West Sussex +1 2 £38,750 +19.23%
Cheshire -2 2 £40,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £34,500 -
South West - 2 £40,000 -
Worthing - 2 £38,750 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £34,500 -
Somerset - 2 £40,000 -
Warrington - 2 £40,000 -
Bath - 2 £40,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £34,500 -
Leeds +20 1 £35,000 -30.00%
Scotland +16 1 £43,000 +7.50%
West Yorkshire +9 1 £35,000 -30.00%
Manchester +5 1 £26,750 -
Glasgow +1 1 £43,000 +7.50%

Server Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Server Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 56 (75.68%) Windows
2 50 (67.57%) VMware
3 35 (47.30%) Citrix
4 31 (41.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (36.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 26 (35.14%) Microsoft
6 26 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (29.73%) Clustering
7 22 (29.73%) ITIL
8 20 (27.03%) SQL Server
8 20 (27.03%) Migration
9 19 (25.68%) VMware ESX
9 19 (25.68%) XenApp
10 17 (22.97%) VMware ESXi
11 16 (21.62%) Internet
12 15 (20.27%) SAN
12 15 (20.27%) MS Exchange
13 13 (17.57%) Windows XP
13 13 (17.57%) Windows 2000
13 13 (17.57%) MCSE
13 13 (17.57%) VBScript
13 13 (17.57%) VB
13 13 (17.57%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (17.57%) Back Office
13 13 (17.57%) Windows 7
14 12 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
14 12 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
15 11 (14.86%) SCCM
15 11 (14.86%) Active Directory
16 10 (13.51%) HP

Server Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Server Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (20.27%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (4.05%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.35%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (1.35%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) MS Office
2 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Office 365
1 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.62%) Internet
2 15 (20.27%) SAN
3 7 (9.46%) LAN
3 7 (9.46%) WAN
4 5 (6.76%) Firewall
5 4 (5.41%) SNMP
5 4 (5.41%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.35%) DHCP
6 1 (1.35%) HTTP
6 1 (1.35%) DNS
6 1 (1.35%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.35%) SSL
6 1 (1.35%) Network Security
6 1 (1.35%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (13.51%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.35%) Big Data
7 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
General
1 13 (17.57%) Back Office
2 7 (9.46%) Finance
3 6 (8.11%) Legal
4 2 (2.70%) Local Government
5 1 (1.35%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.70%) Web Services
2 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.35%) .NET
2 1 (1.35%) J2EE
2 1 (1.35%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 22 (29.73%) Clustering
2 7 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.76%) Replication
4 3 (4.05%) Private Cloud
4 3 (4.05%) FlexPod
5 2 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.35%) iDTV
6 1 (1.35%) DataPower
6 1 (1.35%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.35%) BBC
6 1 (1.35%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.35%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.35%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 56 (75.68%) Windows
2 31 (41.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 27 (36.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (17.57%) Windows XP
5 13 (17.57%) Windows 2000
5 13 (17.57%) Windows 7
6 7 (9.46%) Linux
7 6 (8.11%) UNIX
8 3 (4.05%) AIX
9 2 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (29.73%) ITIL
2 20 (27.03%) Migration
3 8 (10.81%) Service Delivery
4 7 (9.46%) ERP
4 7 (9.46%) Problem Management
5 5 (6.76%) Change Management
6 4 (5.41%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (5.41%) Cyber Security
6 4 (5.41%) Server Hardening
7 3 (4.05%) Project Management
7 3 (4.05%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (4.05%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.70%) Email Migration
8 2 (2.70%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.70%) Time Management
9 1 (1.35%) Product Management
9 1 (1.35%) Information Security
9 1 (1.35%) Data Security
9 1 (1.35%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.57%) VBScript
1 13 (17.57%) VB
2 10 (13.51%) SQL
3 2 (2.70%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.35%) C#
4 1 (1.35%) Java
4 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (17.57%) MCSE
1 13 (17.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.11%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (5.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (5.41%) Degree
3 4 (5.41%) CCA
3 4 (5.41%) MCSA
4 3 (4.05%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.70%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.70%) CCNA
5 2 (2.70%) CCEA
5 2 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.35%) HNC
6 1 (1.35%) HND
6 1 (1.35%) PhD
6 1 (1.35%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.46%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.35%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (25.68%) VMware ESX
1 19 (25.68%) XenApp
2 17 (22.97%) VMware ESXi
3 12 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (14.86%) Active Directory
5 4 (5.41%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.70%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.35%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 11 (14.86%) SCCM
2 10 (13.51%) SCOM
3 4 (5.41%) SCOrch
3 4 (5.41%) SCSM
3 4 (5.41%) Backup Exec
3 4 (5.41%) WMI
3 4 (5.41%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.35%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.35%) WSUS
4 1 (1.35%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 50 (67.57%) VMware
2 35 (47.30%) Citrix
3 26 (35.14%) Microsoft
4 10 (13.51%) HP
4 10 (13.51%) NetApp
5 7 (9.46%) Cisco
6 5 (6.76%) Symantec
6 5 (6.76%) SolarWinds
7 4 (5.41%) Websense
7 4 (5.41%) Juniper
8 3 (4.05%) IronPort
8 3 (4.05%) Blue Coat
9 2 (2.70%) Novell
9 2 (2.70%) Oracle
10 1 (1.35%) EMC
10 1 (1.35%) IBM
10 1 (1.35%) Veritas
10 1 (1.35%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.35%) McAfee
10 1 (1.35%) ServiceNow
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