The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Server Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Specialist
Rank 895 960 947
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Specialist 17 15 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.014% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.014% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 33
Median salary £39,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,049 £33,650
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,300 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,375 £38,275 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.96% -4.31%

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
91719 105001 110310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.26% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76765 87557 89208
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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 Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Server Specialist in the job title.

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 30 September 2016 within the UK.

Server Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Server Specialist
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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 +64 16 £42,000 -11.57%
South East - 6 £48,750 -
East Midlands - 6 £27,500 -
Wellingborough - 6 £27,500 -
Northamptonshire - 6 £27,500 -
London +44 3 £55,000 +2.80%
Crawley - 3 £52,500 -
West Sussex - 3 £52,500 -
Hampshire - 2 £45,000 -
Surbiton - 2 £57,500 -
East of England +18 1 £45,000 -
Scotland +18 1 £33,750 -
Glasgow - 1 £33,750 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £45,000 -
Dunstable - 1 £45,000 -
Banbury - 1 £39,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £39,000 -

Server Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Server Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 34 (62.96%) Windows
2 25 (46.30%) Active Directory
3 23 (42.59%) Windows Server
4 19 (35.19%) ITIL
5 17 (31.48%) SQL
6 15 (27.78%) SCOM
6 15 (27.78%) CRM
6 15 (27.78%) SharePoint
7 13 (24.07%) VMware
8 12 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
8 12 (22.22%) Degree
8 12 (22.22%) DNS
9 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
9 11 (20.37%) MS Exchange
9 11 (20.37%) MS Excel
9 11 (20.37%) High Availability
10 10 (18.52%) Management Information System
11 9 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 9 (16.67%) PowerShell
12 8 (14.81%) SCCM
12 8 (14.81%) Hyper-V
12 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (14.81%) XML
12 8 (14.81%) SLA
12 8 (14.81%) HP
12 8 (14.81%) NetApp
12 8 (14.81%) Finance
13 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (12.96%) Oracle

Server Specialist 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 15 (27.78%) SharePoint
2 11 (20.37%) MS Exchange
3 7 (12.96%) Skype for Business
4 6 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (9.26%) WebLogic
6 3 (5.56%) IIS
6 3 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.85%) Apache
7 1 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.85%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 11 (20.37%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Office
2 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.22%) DNS
2 4 (7.41%) SSL
3 1 (1.85%) DHCP
3 1 (1.85%) LAN
3 1 (1.85%) SAN
3 1 (1.85%) VLAN
3 1 (1.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database
2 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (9.26%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (5.56%) PerformancePoint
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Ant
1 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (14.81%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Japanese Language
3 5 (9.26%) Banking
3 5 (9.26%) Law
4 3 (5.56%) Legal
5 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.81%) XML
2 6 (11.11%) .NET
2 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 5 (9.26%) Hibernate
3 5 (9.26%) Java EE
3 5 (9.26%) JSF
3 5 (9.26%) JSP
3 5 (9.26%) Spring
3 5 (9.26%) Struts
3 5 (9.26%) XSL
3 5 (9.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.26%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.85%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.85%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 34 (62.96%) Windows
2 23 (42.59%) Windows Server
3 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (11.11%) Unix
6 5 (9.26%) Linux
7 2 (3.70%) Mac OS X
7 2 (3.70%) Mac OS X Server
7 2 (3.70%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.85%) Solaris
8 1 (1.85%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.19%) ITIL
2 15 (27.78%) CRM
3 11 (20.37%) High Availability
4 8 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (12.96%) Presales
6 6 (11.11%) Change Control
6 6 (11.11%) Document Management
6 6 (11.11%) PRINCE
6 6 (11.11%) Service Design
7 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (9.26%) Mentoring
7 5 (9.26%) Non-Functional Testing
7 5 (9.26%) Project Management
7 5 (9.26%) Technical Analysis
7 5 (9.26%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (5.56%) Content Management
8 3 (5.56%) Migration
8 3 (5.56%) Performance Management
8 3 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (31.48%) SQL
2 9 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 5 (9.26%) Java
3 5 (9.26%) PL/SQL
4 3 (5.56%) XPath
5 1 (1.85%) Jython
5 1 (1.85%) Perl
5 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (22.22%) Degree
2 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (11.11%) HP ASE
3 6 (11.11%) MCITP
4 5 (9.26%) MCTS
5 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.70%) MCSE
6 2 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.85%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (1.85%) MCP
7 1 (1.85%) MCSA
7 1 (1.85%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 25 (46.30%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.81%) Hyper-V
3 7 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (9.26%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (9.26%) vSphere
5 3 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.70%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 15 (27.78%) SCOM
2 8 (14.81%) SCCM
3 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 5 (9.26%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.85%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.85%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.85%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.85%) OpenView
Vendors
1 13 (24.07%) VMware
2 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
3 8 (14.81%) HP
3 8 (14.81%) NetApp
4 7 (12.96%) Oracle
5 6 (11.11%) Dell
5 6 (11.11%) EMC
5 6 (11.11%) IBM
6 5 (9.26%) Altiris
6 5 (9.26%) BEA
6 5 (9.26%) Citrix
6 5 (9.26%) MobileIron
7 3 (5.56%) Nintex
8 2 (3.70%) Cisco
9 1 (1.85%) Forcepoint
9 1 (1.85%) Intel
9 1 (1.85%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.85%) Juniper
9 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.85%) Symantec