The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Support Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Server Support Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Support Analyst
Rank 883 824 799
Rank change year-on-year
-59 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support Analyst 21 55 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.051% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.054% 0.100%
Number of salaries quoted 17 44 99
Average salary £40,000 £35,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.47% +8.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,850 £28,650 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+10.44% +3.07%

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
107528 102254 109513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.52% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 87765 84921 93187
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Server Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Server Support Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Server Support Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Server Support Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Server Support Analyst over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 within the UK.

Server Support Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Server Support Analyst
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Support Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 21 October 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 -45 21 £40,000 +6.66%
London -24 12 £47,500 +18.75%
West Midlands -20 4 £37,000 +13.84%
Birmingham - 4 £37,000 -
South East -15 3 £41,500 +9.93%
Bristol -2 2 £35,250 +3.67%
Surrey -17 2 £43,250 -3.88%
South West -23 2 £35,250 +3.67%
City of London +2 1 £45,000 +32.35%
Bromley - 1 £40,000 -
Oxford - 1 £40,000 -
Staines - 1 £41,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £40,000 -
Beckenham - 1 £40,000 -

Server Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Server Support Analyst 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 Support Analyst in their job title.

1 42 (85.71%) Windows
2 30 (61.22%) VMware
2 30 (61.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (48.98%) SQL Server
4 22 (44.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 21 (42.86%) Active Directory
6 19 (38.78%) SAN
7 18 (36.73%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (34.69%) DNS
8 17 (34.69%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (34.69%) vSphere
9 16 (32.65%) Citrix
9 16 (32.65%) SQL
10 15 (30.61%) MCSE
11 13 (26.53%) Blackberry
11 13 (26.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 13 (26.53%) SCOM
12 12 (24.49%) DHCP
13 11 (22.45%) Finance
14 10 (20.41%) Backup Exec
14 10 (20.41%) Project Management
14 10 (20.41%) Symantec
14 10 (20.41%) UNIX
14 10 (20.41%) MS Exchange
15 9 (18.37%) IIS
15 9 (18.37%) NetApp
15 9 (18.37%) MCITP
16 8 (16.33%) NAS
16 8 (16.33%) Isilon

Server Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Server Support Analyst 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 Support Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (20.41%) MS Exchange
2 9 (18.37%) IIS
3 8 (16.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (12.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (12.24%) Lotus Domino
5 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.04%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (38.78%) SAN
2 17 (34.69%) DNS
3 12 (24.49%) DHCP
4 8 (16.33%) NAS
4 8 (16.33%) Firewall
4 8 (16.33%) LAN
5 7 (14.29%) WAN
5 7 (14.29%) VPN
6 6 (12.24%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (4.08%) NetScaler
7 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.04%) FTP
8 1 (2.04%) HTTP
8 1 (2.04%) Internet
8 1 (2.04%) MPLS
8 1 (2.04%) VoIP
8 1 (2.04%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (48.98%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.33%) MySQL
3 5 (10.20%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.16%) Ingres
4 4 (8.16%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (8.16%) RDBMS
5 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (4.08%) MSI
General
1 11 (22.45%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Local Government
2 2 (4.08%) Marketing
3 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.04%) Front Office
3 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.04%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.53%) Blackberry
2 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.24%) SecurID
4 4 (8.16%) Fat Client
4 4 (8.16%) Mobile App
4 4 (8.16%) Thin Client
5 2 (4.08%) New Media
5 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.08%) Clustering
5 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.04%) Hedge funds
6 1 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 42 (85.71%) Windows
2 30 (61.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (36.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (20.41%) UNIX
5 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (12.24%) Android
6 6 (12.24%) Windows Phone
6 6 (12.24%) Windows Phone 8
6 6 (12.24%) Linux
6 6 (12.24%) VMS
7 4 (8.16%) Windows 7
7 4 (8.16%) Windows XP
8 3 (6.12%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.41%) Project Management
2 7 (14.29%) ITIL
3 6 (12.24%) Mentoring
4 5 (10.20%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (8.16%) CRM
6 2 (4.08%) Online Marketing
6 2 (4.08%) Change Control
6 2 (4.08%) Change Management
7 1 (2.04%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.04%) ERP
7 1 (2.04%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.04%) Web Development
7 1 (2.04%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.04%) Document Management
7 1 (2.04%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.04%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.04%) Migration
7 1 (2.04%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.04%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (2.04%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (32.65%) SQL
2 8 (16.33%) Shell Script
3 5 (10.20%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.12%) C#
5 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.04%) VBScript
5 1 (2.04%) VB
5 1 (2.04%) VBA
5 1 (2.04%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (44.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (30.61%) MCSE
3 13 (26.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (18.37%) MCITP
5 8 (16.33%) VCAP
6 5 (10.20%) MCSA
7 4 (8.16%) VCP4
8 2 (4.08%) Degree
8 2 (4.08%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 17 (34.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (34.69%) vSphere
3 8 (16.33%) Terminal Server
4 7 (14.29%) VMware ESX
5 6 (12.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (4.08%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (4.08%) ISA Server
7 1 (2.04%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (2.04%) GPFS
7 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (26.53%) SCOM
2 10 (20.41%) Backup Exec
3 7 (14.29%) NetBackup
3 7 (14.29%) HP SIM
4 6 (12.24%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (8.16%) WSUS
5 4 (8.16%) MOM
6 3 (6.12%) SCCM
7 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 30 (61.22%) VMware
2 21 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 16 (32.65%) Citrix
4 10 (20.41%) Symantec
5 9 (18.37%) NetApp
6 8 (16.33%) Isilon
6 8 (16.33%) HP
6 8 (16.33%) EMC
6 8 (16.33%) Oracle
7 7 (14.29%) Veeam
8 6 (12.24%) Clearswift
8 6 (12.24%) McAfee
8 6 (12.24%) Lotus
9 4 (8.16%) CommVault
10 3 (6.12%) Websense
11 2 (4.08%) AppSense
11 2 (4.08%) Cisco
12 1 (2.04%) Red Hat