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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Support Engineer
Rank 894 856 895
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support Engineer 23 95 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.089% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.092% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 22 80 79
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,300 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -2.98%

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
94677 102911 115314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.45% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 79602 84497 94476
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 May 2016 within the UK.

Server Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Server Support Engineer
Top 24 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 31 May 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 -28 23 £40,000 +11.11% 2
London -6 12 £40,000 +3.89% 1
South East +21 3 £43,000 +16.21%
Leeds +11 3 £33,000 +25.47% 1
Yorkshire +10 3 £33,000 +10.36% 1
West Yorkshire +2 3 £33,000 +25.47% 1
Berkshire +9 2 £41,000 +24.24%
West Midlands -7 2 £33,750 +25.00%
Warwick - 2 £33,750 -
Warwickshire - 2 £33,750 -
North West +18 1 £28,000 -13.84%
Essex +15 1 £50,000 -4.76%
Manchester +6 1 £28,000 -13.84%
Bath -1 1 £30,000 -16.66%
East of England -2 1 £50,000 +53.84%
South West -4 1 £30,000 -20.00%
Somerset -9 1 £30,000 -16.66%
Crawley - 1 £45,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Enfield - 1 £22,500 -
Twickenham - 1 £40,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £43,500 -
Slough - 1 £41,000 -
Colchester - 1 £50,000 -

Server Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 87 (91.58%) Windows
2 72 (75.79%) Windows Server
3 71 (74.74%) VMware
4 57 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 53 (55.79%) VMware Infrastructure
6 52 (54.74%) Active Directory
7 51 (53.68%) Microsoft
8 45 (47.37%) MS Exchange
9 34 (35.79%) Windows Server 2012
10 31 (32.63%) Firewall
11 30 (31.58%) Office 365
12 27 (28.42%) MS Office
13 25 (26.32%) LAN
13 25 (26.32%) WAN
14 23 (24.21%) Microsoft Certification
15 22 (23.16%) SQL Server
16 21 (22.11%) SQL
16 21 (22.11%) DNS
17 19 (20.00%) Terminal Services
18 17 (17.89%) MCSE
19 16 (16.84%) ITIL
19 16 (16.84%) Linux
19 16 (16.84%) SAN
19 16 (16.84%) vSphere
20 15 (15.79%) PowerShell
20 15 (15.79%) SCCM
20 15 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
21 14 (14.74%) MS Excel
21 14 (14.74%) Hyper-V
22 13 (13.68%) Exchange Server 2010

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 45 (47.37%) MS Exchange
2 13 (13.68%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (13.68%) IIS
3 11 (11.58%) SharePoint
4 6 (6.32%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (6.32%) Skype for Business
5 5 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (4.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (3.16%) Apache
7 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (3.16%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (3.16%) Tomcat
8 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2000
8 2 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.05%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.05%) Node.js
9 1 (1.05%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (28.42%) MS Office
2 14 (14.74%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 30 (31.58%) Office 365
2 7 (7.37%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (4.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (2.11%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.05%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.05%) IaaS
6 1 (1.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (32.63%) Firewall
2 25 (26.32%) LAN
2 25 (26.32%) WAN
3 21 (22.11%) DNS
4 16 (16.84%) SAN
5 12 (12.63%) DHCP
6 7 (7.37%) TCP/IP
6 7 (7.37%) VPN
7 6 (6.32%) Internet
7 6 (6.32%) NAS
8 3 (3.16%) HTTP
8 3 (3.16%) Wireless
9 2 (2.11%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (2.11%) Network Security
9 2 (2.11%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.05%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.05%) FCoE
10 1 (1.05%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (1.05%) SNMP
10 1 (1.05%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (23.16%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.21%) MySQL
3 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.05%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (2.11%) JIRA
General
1 8 (8.42%) Finance
2 5 (5.26%) Retail
3 3 (3.16%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.05%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.21%) Middleware
2 3 (3.16%) .NET
3 1 (1.05%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.05%) LAMP
3 1 (1.05%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.58%) Clustering
2 9 (9.47%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.26%) Blackberry
5 4 (4.21%) Driving Licence
6 3 (3.16%) iPad
7 2 (2.11%) Fat Client
7 2 (2.11%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.11%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.05%) e-Health
8 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (1.05%) FlexPod
8 1 (1.05%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (1.05%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 87 (91.58%) Windows
2 72 (75.79%) Windows Server
3 57 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (35.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (16.84%) Linux
6 15 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (12.63%) Windows 8
8 9 (9.47%) Windows 7
9 6 (6.32%) Unix
9 6 (6.32%) Windows 10
9 6 (6.32%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (5.26%) Android
10 5 (5.26%) Apple iOS
11 3 (3.16%) Mac OS X
11 3 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (2.11%) Windows XP
13 1 (1.05%) AIX
13 1 (1.05%) CentOS
13 1 (1.05%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (1.05%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (16.84%) ITIL
2 6 (6.32%) High Availability
2 6 (6.32%) Project Management
2 6 (6.32%) Service Management
3 4 (4.21%) Change Management
3 4 (4.21%) Software Deployment
4 3 (3.16%) Business Continuity
4 3 (3.16%) Capacity Management
4 3 (3.16%) Configuration Management
4 3 (3.16%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 3 (3.16%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (2.11%) Change Control
5 2 (2.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (2.11%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (2.11%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (2.11%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (2.11%) Server Building
5 2 (2.11%) Web Application Development
5 2 (2.11%) Web Filtering
5 2 (2.11%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (22.11%) SQL
2 15 (15.79%) PowerShell
3 5 (5.26%) Java
4 3 (3.16%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.11%) Python
6 1 (1.05%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.05%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.05%) PHP
6 1 (1.05%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (24.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (17.89%) MCSE
3 9 (9.47%) MCITP
4 8 (8.42%) CCNA
4 8 (8.42%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (7.37%) MCSA
6 4 (4.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (3.16%) Degree
7 3 (3.16%) MCP
8 2 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.11%) VCP5
9 1 (1.05%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (1.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 53 (55.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 52 (54.74%) Active Directory
3 19 (20.00%) Terminal Services
4 16 (16.84%) vSphere
5 14 (14.74%) Hyper-V
6 5 (5.26%) VMware ESX
7 4 (4.21%) XenApp
8 1 (1.05%) Firmware
8 1 (1.05%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.05%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 15 (15.79%) SCCM
2 11 (11.58%) SCOM
3 10 (10.53%) NetBackup
4 8 (8.42%) WSUS
5 5 (5.26%) Backup Exec
6 3 (3.16%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (3.16%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (2.11%) SCDPM
7 2 (2.11%) SCVMM
8 1 (1.05%) AirWatch
8 1 (1.05%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (1.05%) Nagios
8 1 (1.05%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (1.05%) vRealize
Vendors
1 71 (74.74%) VMware
2 51 (53.68%) Microsoft
3 10 (10.53%) Cisco
4 9 (9.47%) Citrix
5 8 (8.42%) HP
6 4 (4.21%) CommVault
6 4 (4.21%) Dell Compellent
6 4 (4.21%) NetApp
6 4 (4.21%) Symantec
7 3 (3.16%) Intel Security
7 3 (3.16%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.11%) Apple
8 2 (2.11%) Avaya
8 2 (2.11%) Dell
8 2 (2.11%) EMC
8 2 (2.11%) IBM
8 2 (2.11%) Kaspersky
9 1 (1.05%) Lotus
9 1 (1.05%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.05%) Veritas
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