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 8 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Specialist
Rank 886 896 849
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Specialist 21 40 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.034% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.036% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 15 34 29
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +10.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,150 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £56,750 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

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
102426 111110 103460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.50% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 84594 91082 86189
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 8 July 2015 within the UK.

Server Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Server Specialist
Top 20 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 8 July 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 +3 20 £41,250 -15.38% 3
Yorkshire +6 8 £35,000 -6.66%
South Yorkshire +6 7 £35,000 -6.66%
Doncaster -2 6 £35,000 -6.66%
South East +6 4 £44,500 +0.56% 3
Portsmouth - 4 £44,500 -
Hampshire - 4 £44,500 -
London +13 3 £42,500 -19.04%
East of England +12 3 - -
Hertfordshire 0 3 - -
Watford - 3 - -
Scotland +10 1 £43,000 +30.30%
North West +6 1 £26,750 -
Manchester +1 1 £26,750 -
Glasgow - 1 £43,000 -
Leeds - 1 £35,000 -
Somerset - 1 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 -
South West - 1 £40,000 -
Bath - 1 £40,000 -

Server Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 July 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 49 (79.03%) Windows
2 44 (70.97%) VMware
3 34 (54.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (46.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (46.77%) Citrix
5 28 (45.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (33.87%) Microsoft
7 19 (30.65%) VMware ESXi
7 19 (30.65%) VMware ESX
7 19 (30.65%) Clustering
8 18 (29.03%) XenApp
8 18 (29.03%) ITIL
9 16 (25.81%) Internet
10 15 (24.19%) SQL Server
10 15 (24.19%) MS Exchange
11 14 (22.58%) SAN
12 13 (20.97%) Back Office
12 13 (20.97%) Windows 2000
12 13 (20.97%) Windows XP
12 13 (20.97%) VBScript
12 13 (20.97%) VB
12 13 (20.97%) Migration
12 13 (20.97%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (20.97%) Windows 7
13 12 (19.35%) NetApp
14 10 (16.13%) Service Delivery
14 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (16.13%) MCSE
15 9 (14.52%) Linux
15 9 (14.52%) SQL

Server Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 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 (24.19%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (8.06%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.61%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.61%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.61%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.81%) Internet
2 14 (22.58%) SAN
3 6 (9.68%) LAN
3 6 (9.68%) WAN
4 5 (8.06%) Firewall
5 2 (3.23%) SNMP
5 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.61%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.61%) SSL
6 1 (1.61%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.19%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (9.68%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
7 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
General
1 13 (20.97%) Back Office
2 6 (9.68%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Legal
3 2 (3.23%) Local Government
3 2 (3.23%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.61%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) Web Services
2 1 (1.61%) .NET
2 1 (1.61%) J2EE
2 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.65%) Clustering
2 7 (11.29%) Replication
3 6 (9.68%) FlexPod
3 6 (9.68%) Private Cloud
4 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.61%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (1.61%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 49 (79.03%) Windows
2 34 (54.84%) Windows Server 2012
3 29 (46.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (45.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (20.97%) Windows 7
5 13 (20.97%) Windows 2000
5 13 (20.97%) Windows XP
6 9 (14.52%) Linux
7 8 (12.90%) UNIX
8 3 (4.84%) AIX
9 2 (3.23%) Solaris
9 2 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.61%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.03%) ITIL
2 13 (20.97%) Migration
3 10 (16.13%) Service Delivery
4 5 (8.06%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (6.45%) Cyber Security
5 4 (6.45%) Server Hardening
6 3 (4.84%) Problem Management
6 3 (4.84%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (4.84%) ERP
6 3 (4.84%) Project Management
6 3 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.23%) Change Management
7 2 (3.23%) Email Migration
7 2 (3.23%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.23%) Time Management
8 1 (1.61%) Server Building
8 1 (1.61%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.61%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.97%) VBScript
1 13 (20.97%) VB
2 9 (14.52%) SQL
3 3 (4.84%) C#
4 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.61%) Java
5 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) MCSE
1 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (9.68%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.45%) Degree
3 4 (6.45%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.45%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (3.23%) CCEA
4 2 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.23%) MCSA
4 2 (3.23%) CCNA
4 2 (3.23%) CCA
4 2 (3.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.61%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.29%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (30.65%) VMware ESX
1 19 (30.65%) VMware ESXi
2 18 (29.03%) XenApp
3 13 (20.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (14.52%) Active Directory
5 4 (6.45%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.23%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) SCCM
1 6 (9.68%) SCOM
2 2 (3.23%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.23%) WMI
3 1 (1.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (70.97%) VMware
2 29 (46.77%) Citrix
3 21 (33.87%) Microsoft
4 12 (19.35%) NetApp
5 7 (11.29%) Cisco
6 6 (9.68%) HP
7 5 (8.06%) Blue Coat
7 5 (8.06%) IronPort
7 5 (8.06%) SolarWinds
7 5 (8.06%) Websense
8 4 (6.45%) Juniper
9 3 (4.84%) Symantec
10 2 (3.23%) Oracle
10 2 (3.23%) Novell
11 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.61%) IBM
11 1 (1.61%) F5
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