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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Support Engineer
Rank 853 887 856
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support Engineer 46 90 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.082% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.086% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 43 81 119
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £26,300 £27,025
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £30,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.44%

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
92868 105229 112076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 78150 87307 90374
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £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 28 August 2016 within the UK.

Server Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Server Support Engineer
Top 30 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 28 August 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 +27 46 £35,000 +16.66% 2
South East +20 16 £45,000 +38.46%
Berkshire +12 11 £45,000 +57.89%
North West +25 10 £33,750 +12.50%
Manchester 0 9 £35,000 +16.66%
Oldham - 8 £33,750 -
London +29 6 £35,000 - 2
South West +6 5 £38,000 +47.85%
Wiltshire - 5 £38,000 -
Corsham - 5 £38,000 -
Leeds +30 4 £33,000 +25.47%
Yorkshire +27 4 £33,000 +25.47%
West Yorkshire +14 4 £33,000 +25.47%
Surrey +20 3 £55,000 +57.14%
Redhill +18 3 £55,000 +57.14%
West Midlands -4 3 £29,250 +5.40%
Thatcham - 3 £31,000 -
City of London +49 2 £41,750 -35.76% 1
Bedfordshire +15 2 £45,000 +50.00%
Reading +7 2 £45,000 +38.46%
East of England -4 2 £45,000 +50.00%
Staffordshire - 2 £29,250 -
Windsor - 2 £56,250 -
Tamworth - 2 £29,250 -
Crawley - 1 £50,000 -
Farnborough - 1 £30,000 -
Slough - 1 £45,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £30,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £50,000 -
Lancashire - 1 £31,000 -

Server Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 53 (74.65%) Windows
2 45 (63.38%) VMware
3 44 (61.97%) Microsoft
4 43 (60.56%) Active Directory
5 42 (59.15%) Windows Server
6 38 (53.52%) VMware Infrastructure
7 31 (43.66%) MS Excel
8 25 (35.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 23 (32.39%) DNS
10 21 (29.58%) Microsoft Certification
10 21 (29.58%) Windows Server 2008
11 20 (28.17%) MS Exchange
12 19 (26.76%) DHCP
12 19 (26.76%) Data Centre
13 17 (23.94%) MCSA
14 16 (22.54%) MCSE
14 16 (22.54%) PowerShell
14 16 (22.54%) Problem Management
15 15 (21.13%) SCCM
15 15 (21.13%) WSUS
15 15 (21.13%) Linux
15 15 (21.13%) ITIL
15 15 (21.13%) Windows Server 2003
16 14 (19.72%) Citrix
16 14 (19.72%) vSphere
17 13 (18.31%) Symantec
17 13 (18.31%) MS Office
18 12 (16.90%) Exchange Server 2010
19 11 (15.49%) SQL Server
19 11 (15.49%) Java

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 20 (28.17%) MS Exchange
2 12 (16.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (12.68%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (8.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (7.04%) Apache
5 5 (7.04%) SharePoint
6 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (5.63%) IIS
6 4 (5.63%) Skype for Business
7 3 (4.23%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (2.82%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (2.82%) Tomcat
8 2 (2.82%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.41%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 31 (43.66%) MS Excel
2 13 (18.31%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.27%) Office 365
2 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.41%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.41%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (32.39%) DNS
2 19 (26.76%) DHCP
3 9 (12.68%) LAN
3 9 (12.68%) SAN
3 9 (12.68%) WAN
4 8 (11.27%) NAS
5 7 (9.86%) Firewall
5 7 (9.86%) VoIP
5 7 (9.86%) VPN
6 3 (4.23%) LDAP
6 3 (4.23%) SSH
6 3 (4.23%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.82%) HTTP
7 2 (2.82%) Internet
7 2 (2.82%) Softphone
8 1 (1.41%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.41%) Network Security
8 1 (1.41%) Skype
8 1 (1.41%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.49%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.23%) MySQL
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (8.45%) Games
2 5 (7.04%) Finance
3 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.82%) Banking
5 1 (1.41%) Law
5 1 (1.41%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.41%) .NET
1 1 (1.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (26.76%) Data Centre
2 10 (14.08%) Clustering
3 8 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (9.86%) Blackberry
4 7 (9.86%) Driving Licence
5 3 (4.23%) CESG
5 3 (4.23%) EPoS
5 3 (4.23%) iPad
5 3 (4.23%) Replication
6 2 (2.82%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.82%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.41%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.41%) Fintech
7 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.41%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (1.41%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 53 (74.65%) Windows
2 42 (59.15%) Windows Server
3 25 (35.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (29.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (21.13%) Linux
5 15 (21.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (12.68%) Windows 7
7 8 (11.27%) Unix
8 4 (5.63%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.41%) AIX
10 1 (1.41%) Android
10 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.41%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.41%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.54%) Problem Management
2 15 (21.13%) ITIL
3 6 (8.45%) Change Control
3 6 (8.45%) Change Management
3 6 (8.45%) Software Deployment
4 5 (7.04%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 5 (7.04%) Virtual Environments
5 4 (5.63%) ITIL V3
5 4 (5.63%) Mentoring
5 4 (5.63%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (4.23%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.23%) Asset Management
6 3 (4.23%) DevOps
6 3 (4.23%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.23%) E-Commerce
6 3 (4.23%) Release Management
6 3 (4.23%) Service Management
6 3 (4.23%) Software Asset Management
7 2 (2.82%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.82%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (22.54%) PowerShell
2 11 (15.49%) Java
2 11 (15.49%) SQL
3 8 (11.27%) JavaScript
3 8 (11.27%) Perl
4 5 (7.04%) Bash Shell
4 5 (7.04%) Python
5 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (29.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (23.94%) MCSA
3 16 (22.54%) MCSE
4 8 (11.27%) MCITP
5 6 (8.45%) SC Cleared
5 6 (8.45%) Security Cleared
6 4 (5.63%) MCTS
7 3 (4.23%) MCP
7 3 (4.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.41%) CCNA
8 1 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.27%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 43 (60.56%) Active Directory
2 38 (53.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (19.72%) vSphere
4 7 (9.86%) Hyper-V
4 7 (9.86%) XenApp
5 6 (8.45%) Firmware
6 4 (5.63%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (5.63%) VMware ESX
7 3 (4.23%) Xen
8 2 (2.82%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (21.13%) SCCM
1 15 (21.13%) WSUS
2 9 (12.68%) Nagios
3 7 (9.86%) McAfee ePO
4 6 (8.45%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (7.04%) Backup Exec
5 5 (7.04%) NetBackup
6 3 (4.23%) SCOM
7 2 (2.82%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (2.82%) SCVMM
7 2 (2.82%) Tivoli
7 2 (2.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (1.41%) AirWatch
8 1 (1.41%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (1.41%) SCDPM
8 1 (1.41%) vRealize
Vendors
1 45 (63.38%) VMware
2 44 (61.97%) Microsoft
3 14 (19.72%) Citrix
4 13 (18.31%) Symantec
5 10 (14.08%) Red Hat
6 8 (11.27%) HP
7 7 (9.86%) CommVault
7 7 (9.86%) Dell Compellent
7 7 (9.86%) Intel Security
8 6 (8.45%) Kaspersky
8 6 (8.45%) NetApp
9 5 (7.04%) Cisco
9 5 (7.04%) Veeam
10 4 (5.63%) Dell
11 2 (2.82%) IBM
12 1 (1.41%) EMC
12 1 (1.41%) Lotus
12 1 (1.41%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.41%) Veritas
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