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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Specialist
Rank 848 831 848
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Specialist 45 46 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.043% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.046% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 40 42 37
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £29,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
108452 100082 111127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.24% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 87684 82974 94899
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 28 August 2014 within the UK.

Server Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Server Specialist
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 Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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 -28 43 £45,000 +4.65% 1
London -1 22 £52,500 +10.52% 1
South East -33 10 £44,250 +10.62%
City of London -5 5 £57,500 +21.05%
Hertfordshire -7 4 £34,000 +15.25%
East of England -11 4 £34,000 +15.25%
Surrey -2 3 £47,500 +72.72%
North West -29 3 £41,500 -0.59%
West Midlands - 3 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire -17 2 £36,750 -5.16%
Cumbria - 2 - -
Kent - 2 £52,500 -
Birmingham - 2 £45,000 -
Crawley - 2 £40,000 -
West Sussex - 2 £40,000 -
Cheshire -12 1 £41,500 -0.59%
Milton Keynes -16 1 £41,000 +5.80%
Northampton - 1 £27,500 -
Portsmouth - 1 £31,000 -
Rugby - 1 - -
Runcorn - 1 £41,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 £33,000 -
County Antrim - 1 - - 1
Belfast - 1 - - 1
Hampshire - 1 £31,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £27,500 -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £27,500 -
Scotland - 1 £33,000 -
Northern Ireland - 1 - - 1

Server Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 48 (64.86%) Windows
2 37 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 30 (40.54%) VMware
4 28 (37.84%) SQL Server
5 24 (32.43%) SQL
6 23 (31.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (25.68%) MS Exchange
8 18 (24.32%) DNS
8 18 (24.32%) Active Directory
9 17 (22.97%) MS Excel
10 16 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (20.27%) Oracle
12 14 (18.92%) ITIL
12 14 (18.92%) HP
12 14 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (18.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 13 (17.57%) PowerShell
13 13 (17.57%) Exchange Server 2010
13 13 (17.57%) SAN
14 12 (16.22%) Migration
14 12 (16.22%) IBM
14 12 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2007
15 11 (14.86%) SCCM
15 11 (14.86%) Finance
15 11 (14.86%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (14.86%) Linux
15 11 (14.86%) MCSE
16 10 (13.51%) ETL
16 10 (13.51%) DHCP
16 10 (13.51%) Clustering

Server Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 19 (25.68%) MS Exchange
2 13 (17.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (12.16%) Lync
4 9 (12.16%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (10.81%) SharePoint
5 8 (10.81%) Office Communications Server
6 7 (9.46%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (9.46%) Apache
7 6 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (6.76%) WebSphere
8 5 (6.76%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (6.76%) IIS
9 4 (5.41%) OpenEdge
9 4 (5.41%) MS Project Server
10 3 (4.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (1.35%) WorkSite
12 1 (1.35%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 17 (22.97%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.41%) MS Project
3 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (9.46%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (24.32%) DNS
2 13 (17.57%) SAN
3 10 (13.51%) DHCP
4 7 (9.46%) Internet
5 6 (8.11%) Unified Communications
6 5 (6.76%) SMTP
7 4 (5.41%) TCP/IP
8 3 (4.05%) HTTP
9 2 (2.70%) SNMP
9 2 (2.70%) SMS
9 2 (2.70%) Firewall
9 2 (2.70%) Network Security
9 2 (2.70%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (1.35%) NAS
10 1 (1.35%) IPv4
10 1 (1.35%) LAN
10 1 (1.35%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (37.84%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (12.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (12.16%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (9.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (9.46%) Oracle ODI
4 7 (9.46%) Oracle OWB
4 7 (9.46%) Cognos Powerplay
4 7 (9.46%) Cognos Impromptu
4 7 (9.46%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (9.46%) Crystal Reports
4 7 (9.46%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (6.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (4.05%) Relational Database
7 3 (4.05%) DB2
8 2 (2.70%) OLTP
8 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (2.70%) MSI
General
1 11 (14.86%) Finance
2 9 (12.16%) Law
3 7 (9.46%) Games
4 5 (6.76%) Banking
4 5 (6.76%) Legal
5 2 (2.70%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.70%) Retail
5 2 (2.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.46%) Middleware
2 3 (4.05%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) Clustering
2 9 (12.16%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (10.81%) Blackberry
4 7 (9.46%) Data Conversion
5 5 (6.76%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.70%) Replication
6 2 (2.70%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.70%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.70%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.35%) Statistics
7 1 (1.35%) CMDB
7 1 (1.35%) AS400
7 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 48 (64.86%) Windows
2 23 (31.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (14.86%) Linux
4 10 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (12.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (9.46%) UNIX
7 5 (6.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.70%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.35%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.35%) AIX
9 1 (1.35%) HPUX
9 1 (1.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.92%) ITIL
2 12 (16.22%) Migration
3 11 (14.86%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (13.51%) ETL
5 9 (12.16%) Data Migration
6 8 (10.81%) Project Management
7 7 (9.46%) SOA
7 7 (9.46%) ERP
8 6 (8.11%) Mobile Device Management
9 5 (6.76%) Investment Management
9 5 (6.76%) Change Management
9 5 (6.76%) Business Continuity
10 4 (5.41%) Data Analysis
10 4 (5.41%) Data Management
10 4 (5.41%) Performance Improvement
11 3 (4.05%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (4.05%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (4.05%) Service Delivery
11 3 (4.05%) PRINCE2
12 2 (2.70%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 24 (32.43%) SQL
2 13 (17.57%) PowerShell
3 9 (12.16%) T-SQL
4 7 (9.46%) VBScript
4 7 (9.46%) VB
5 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.35%) C
6 1 (1.35%) C#
6 1 (1.35%) Java
6 1 (1.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (14.86%) MCSE
3 10 (13.51%) Degree
4 6 (8.11%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (5.41%) MCSA
5 4 (5.41%) MCITP
6 3 (4.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (4.05%) MCDBA
7 2 (2.70%) MCP
8 1 (1.35%) VCP5
8 1 (1.35%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (24.32%) Active Directory
2 16 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (13.51%) Hyper-V
4 7 (9.46%) VMware ESX
5 5 (6.76%) XenServer
6 3 (4.05%) vSphere
6 3 (4.05%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (4.05%) XenApp
7 2 (2.70%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (2.70%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.70%) VMware Server
7 2 (2.70%) GPFS
8 1 (1.35%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.35%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 11 (14.86%) SCCM
2 8 (10.81%) SCOM
3 4 (5.41%) WSUS
4 3 (4.05%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.70%) MOM
5 2 (2.70%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (2.70%) Nagios
5 2 (2.70%) ARCserve
5 2 (2.70%) BladeLogic
5 2 (2.70%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.35%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 37 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 30 (40.54%) VMware
3 15 (20.27%) Oracle
4 14 (18.92%) HP
5 12 (16.22%) IBM
6 9 (12.16%) Business Objects
7 7 (9.46%) Informatica
7 7 (9.46%) JD Edwards
7 7 (9.46%) Cognos
7 7 (9.46%) Citrix
7 7 (9.46%) PeopleSoft
7 7 (9.46%) SAP
7 7 (9.46%) JBoss
8 6 (8.11%) NetApp
8 6 (8.11%) Websense
8 6 (8.11%) MobileIron
9 5 (6.76%) McAfee
10 4 (5.41%) Red Hat
11 3 (4.05%) IronPort
11 3 (4.05%) Sybase
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