The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Specialist
Rank 858 831 832
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Specialist 38 38 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.035% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.037% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 32 37 42
Average salary £47,500 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,050 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £58,500 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +0.62%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110132 102981 111649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.41% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 90172 85675 95884
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%

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 11 July 2014 within the UK.

Server Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Server Specialist
Top 25 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 11 July 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 -17 36 £48,750 +13.37% 3
London -39 16 £52,500 +10.52% 2
South East -13 10 £47,500 +18.75%
East of England - 7 £34,000 -
City of London -4 6 £58,750 +0.42%
Hertfordshire - 5 £34,000 -
Surrey - 5 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire -17 4 £32,500 -13.33%
Chester +5 2 - -
Manchester +3 2 - -
North West +1 2 - - 1
Cheshire -3 2 - - 1
Milton Keynes -11 2 £41,000 +9.33%
Essex - 2 £52,500 -
Stockport - 2 - -
Altrincham - 2 - -
Berkshire -7 1 £33,500 -25.55%
Yorkshire - 1 £37,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £37,500 -
Reading - 1 £33,500 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £55,000 -
Colchester - 1 £50,000 -
Doncaster - 1 £37,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 £33,000 -
Scotland - 1 £33,000 -

Server Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 45 (80.36%) Windows
2 25 (44.64%) VMware
3 24 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 21 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (32.14%) SQL Server
6 17 (30.36%) MS Exchange
7 16 (28.57%) DNS
7 16 (28.57%) ITIL
8 15 (26.79%) Active Directory
9 14 (25.00%) SQL
10 13 (23.21%) HP
10 13 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (23.21%) Exchange Server 2010
10 13 (23.21%) Exchange Server 2007
11 12 (21.43%) PowerShell
11 12 (21.43%) Finance
12 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (19.64%) SAN
12 11 (19.64%) MS Excel
12 11 (19.64%) Hyper-V
13 10 (17.86%) SCCM
13 10 (17.86%) Degree
13 10 (17.86%) IBM
13 10 (17.86%) DHCP
13 10 (17.86%) Clustering
14 9 (16.07%) Law
14 9 (16.07%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (16.07%) MCSE
14 9 (16.07%) Oracle
14 9 (16.07%) Exchange Server 2003

Server Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 17 (30.36%) MS Exchange
2 13 (23.21%) Exchange Server 2007
2 13 (23.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (16.07%) Lync
3 9 (16.07%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (14.29%) Office Communications Server
5 7 (12.50%) WebSphere
5 7 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (10.71%) SharePoint
6 6 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (7.14%) IIS
7 4 (7.14%) OpenEdge
8 3 (5.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (1.79%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (1.79%) Apache
10 1 (1.79%) MS Project Server
10 1 (1.79%) WorkSite
Applications
1 11 (19.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (28.57%) DNS
2 11 (19.64%) SAN
3 10 (17.86%) DHCP
4 7 (12.50%) Internet
5 6 (10.71%) Unified Communications
6 5 (8.93%) SMTP
7 4 (7.14%) TCP/IP
8 3 (5.36%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (5.36%) HTTP
9 2 (3.57%) SMS
9 2 (3.57%) Firewall
9 2 (3.57%) Network Security
10 1 (1.79%) NAS
10 1 (1.79%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (5.36%) DB2
7 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.79%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.79%) Cognos Powerplay
8 1 (1.79%) Cognos Impromptu
8 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.79%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (3.57%) MSI
General
1 12 (21.43%) Finance
2 9 (16.07%) Law
3 4 (7.14%) Legal
4 3 (5.36%) Banking
4 3 (5.36%) Retail
5 2 (3.57%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.79%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) Middleware
1 3 (5.36%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Clustering
2 8 (14.29%) Blackberry
3 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.57%) Thin Client
5 2 (3.57%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.79%) Data Conversion
6 1 (1.79%) Statistics
6 1 (1.79%) CMDB
6 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.79%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 45 (80.36%) Windows
2 21 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (14.29%) UNIX
5 7 (12.50%) Linux
6 5 (8.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.57%) HPUX
8 1 (1.79%) Solaris
8 1 (1.79%) AIX
8 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.57%) ITIL
2 7 (12.50%) Change Management
3 6 (10.71%) Business Continuity
3 6 (10.71%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (8.93%) Investment Management
4 5 (8.93%) Project Management
5 4 (7.14%) Migration
5 4 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 4 (7.14%) Performance Improvement
6 3 (5.36%) Data Management
6 3 (5.36%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (5.36%) Service Delivery
6 3 (5.36%) PRINCE2
6 3 (5.36%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.57%) Change Control
7 2 (3.57%) Software Distribution
8 1 (1.79%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.00%) SQL
2 12 (21.43%) PowerShell
3 6 (10.71%) VBScript
3 6 (10.71%) VB
4 5 (8.93%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.79%) C
6 1 (1.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (17.86%) Degree
2 9 (16.07%) MCSE
2 9 (16.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (7.14%) MCSA
5 3 (5.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (5.36%) MCP
6 1 (1.79%) MCITP
6 1 (1.79%) MCDBA
6 1 (1.79%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (26.79%) Active Directory
2 13 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (19.64%) Hyper-V
4 7 (12.50%) VMware ESX
5 5 (8.93%) XenServer
6 3 (5.36%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (3.57%) vSphere
7 2 (3.57%) XenApp
7 2 (3.57%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (3.57%) VMware Server
7 2 (3.57%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.79%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (17.86%) SCCM
2 8 (14.29%) SCOM
3 4 (7.14%) WSUS
4 2 (3.57%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (3.57%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (3.57%) MOM
4 2 (3.57%) ARCserve
5 1 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.79%) BladeLogic
5 1 (1.79%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (1.79%) Nagios
Vendors
1 25 (44.64%) VMware
2 24 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 13 (23.21%) HP
4 10 (17.86%) IBM
5 9 (16.07%) Oracle
6 6 (10.71%) Websense
6 6 (10.71%) NetApp
6 6 (10.71%) MobileIron
7 4 (7.14%) Red Hat
7 4 (7.14%) McAfee
7 4 (7.14%) Citrix
8 3 (5.36%) Sybase
8 3 (5.36%) IronPort
9 2 (3.57%) Dell
9 2 (3.57%) Intel
10 1 (1.79%) Compaq
10 1 (1.79%) Interwoven
10 1 (1.79%) BMC
10 1 (1.79%) CA
10 1 (1.79%) Informatica
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