The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Server Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Server Support Engineer
UK
Rank 833 866 860
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support Engineer 16 72 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.070% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.073% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 14 68 69
Median salary £40,500 £33,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.80% +2.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £24,700 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,000 £33,250
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -9.77%

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
80378 98697 102848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.47% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 66729 82822 84999
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Server Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Server Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Server Support Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Server Support Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Server Support Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Server Support Engineer over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 within the UK.

Server Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Server Support Engineer
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Support Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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 +69 16 £40,500 +17.39% 2
London +44 8 £55,000 +29.41%
East of England +24 4 £32,500 -12.16% 1
Hertfordshire - 4 £32,500 - 1
North West -11 3 £26,250 -4.54%
Cheshire - 2 £26,250 -
South East +55 1 £45,000 +50.00%
City of London +37 1 £29,000 -44.76%
Chester - 1 £24,500 -
Macclesfield - 1 £28,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £36,000 - 1
Crawley - 1 £45,000 -
Manchester - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £45,000 -

Server Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, Server Support Engineer 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 Support Engineer in the job title.

1 30 (76.92%) Windows
2 29 (74.36%) Active Directory
3 24 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 24 (61.54%) Windows Server
4 23 (58.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (56.41%) VMware
6 21 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (48.72%) Office 365
8 18 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (35.90%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (33.33%) Linux
10 13 (33.33%) MCSE
10 13 (33.33%) MS Exchange
10 13 (33.33%) DNS
11 12 (30.77%) DHCP
11 12 (30.77%) MS Excel
11 12 (30.77%) ITIL
12 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
12 11 (28.21%) SCCM
13 10 (25.64%) PowerShell
14 9 (23.08%) SQL
14 9 (23.08%) Cisco
14 9 (23.08%) Red Hat
15 8 (20.51%) MCITP
15 8 (20.51%) Exchange Server 2010
16 7 (17.95%) Kalman Filter
16 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2003
16 7 (17.95%) HP
16 7 (17.95%) Java
17 6 (15.38%) MCSA

Server Support Engineer 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 13 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 8 (20.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (15.38%) Confluence
4 4 (10.26%) IIS
4 4 (10.26%) Skype for Business
4 4 (10.26%) Tomcat
5 3 (7.69%) Apache
5 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
6 2 (5.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (5.13%) GlassFish
6 2 (5.13%) JBoss
7 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 12 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (48.72%) Office 365
2 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (15.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (33.33%) DNS
2 12 (30.77%) DHCP
3 5 (12.82%) SAN
4 4 (10.26%) Firewall
5 3 (7.69%) Internet
5 3 (7.69%) LAN
5 3 (7.69%) VoIP
5 3 (7.69%) WAN
6 2 (5.13%) NAS
6 2 (5.13%) Softphone
6 2 (5.13%) VLAN
6 2 (5.13%) VPN
7 1 (2.56%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.56%) FCoE
7 1 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.56%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.56%) Skype
7 1 (2.56%) SSH
7 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.13%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (5.13%) MySQL
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) JIRA
2 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (15.38%) Retail
2 3 (7.69%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Games
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) Middleware
2 2 (5.13%) HornetQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.69%) Clustering
3 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.13%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.13%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.56%) CESG
5 1 (2.56%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.56%) Data Extraction
5 1 (2.56%) EPoS
5 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.56%) Replication
5 1 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 30 (76.92%) Windows
2 24 (61.54%) Windows Server
3 23 (58.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (33.33%) Linux
6 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (15.38%) Windows 7
8 5 (12.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (5.13%) Mac OS X
9 2 (5.13%) Unix
9 2 (5.13%) Windows 10
10 1 (2.56%) CentOS
10 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) ITIL
2 7 (17.95%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (15.38%) Regulatory Compliance
3 6 (15.38%) Service Management
3 6 (15.38%) Web Filtering
4 5 (12.82%) Change Management
4 5 (12.82%) Problem Management
5 4 (10.26%) DevOps
5 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 4 (10.26%) Server Virtualisation
5 4 (10.26%) Software Deployment
6 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.69%) Performance Optimisation
6 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.69%) Project Management
7 2 (5.13%) Change Control
7 2 (5.13%) ITIL V3
7 2 (5.13%) Load Testing
8 1 (2.56%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.64%) PowerShell
2 9 (23.08%) SQL
3 7 (17.95%) Java
4 6 (15.38%) Bash Shell
5 3 (7.69%) Python
5 3 (7.69%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.13%) PHP
7 1 (2.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (33.33%) MCSE
3 8 (20.51%) MCITP
4 6 (15.38%) MCSA
5 5 (12.82%) MCP
5 5 (12.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (7.69%) Degree
7 2 (5.13%) CCNA
7 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
7 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.56%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) PCI DSS
1 6 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (74.36%) Active Directory
2 21 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (12.82%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (12.82%) Xen
4 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
5 3 (7.69%) VMware Server
5 3 (7.69%) vSphere
6 2 (5.13%) XenApp
7 1 (2.56%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (28.21%) SCCM
2 6 (15.38%) SCOM
3 4 (10.26%) WSUS
4 3 (7.69%) Ansible
4 3 (7.69%) Cobbler
4 3 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (5.13%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (5.13%) NetBackup
5 2 (5.13%) Puppet
6 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 24 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 22 (56.41%) VMware
3 9 (23.08%) Cisco
3 9 (23.08%) Red Hat
4 7 (17.95%) HP
5 5 (12.82%) Symantec
5 5 (12.82%) Veeam
6 4 (10.26%) Citrix
6 4 (10.26%) IBM
7 3 (7.69%) Juniper
7 3 (7.69%) Palo Alto
8 2 (5.13%) CommVault
8 2 (5.13%) Dell Compellent
8 2 (5.13%) Intel Security
8 2 (5.13%) Kaspersky
8 2 (5.13%) NetApp
9 1 (2.56%) Avaya
9 1 (2.56%) Dell
9 1 (2.56%) Polycom
9 1 (2.56%) Sage
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