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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Support Engineer
Rank 896 886 881
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support Engineer 28 90 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.081% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.084% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 25 80 97
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £26,500 £26,923
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%

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
93561 106940 116399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.49% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 78889 88177 95218
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -7 28 £35,000 - 2
London +18 9 £40,000 +3.89% 1
South East +39 7 £45,000 +47.54%
North West +27 6 £32,500 +2.36% 1
Berkshire +20 6 £45,000 +50.00%
Manchester +7 5 £32,500 +2.36% 1
Oldham - 4 £33,750 -
Yorkshire +23 3 £33,000 +10.36%
West Yorkshire +18 3 £33,000 +25.47%
Leeds +17 3 £33,000 +25.47%
West Midlands -20 2 £33,750 +27.35%
Warwick - 2 £33,750 -
Slough - 2 £43,000 -
Warwickshire - 2 £33,750 -
South West +5 1 £30,000 -21.05%
Somerset -4 1 £30,000 -16.66%
Bath -6 1 £30,000 -16.66%
Crawley - 1 £45,000 -
Windsor - 1 £52,500 -
Enfield - 1 £22,500 -
Twickenham - 1 £40,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £43,500 -
Lancashire - 1 £31,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £45,000 -

Server Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 70 (82.35%) Windows
2 65 (76.47%) VMware
3 58 (68.24%) Windows Server
4 53 (62.35%) Microsoft
5 51 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 51 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 51 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 39 (45.88%) MS Exchange
7 29 (34.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 28 (32.94%) Office 365
9 25 (29.41%) Firewall
10 22 (25.88%) MS Office
11 21 (24.71%) LAN
11 21 (24.71%) WAN
12 20 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
13 19 (22.35%) DNS
13 19 (22.35%) MS Excel
14 17 (20.00%) Terminal Services
15 16 (18.82%) SQL
15 16 (18.82%) SQL Server
16 15 (17.65%) vSphere
16 15 (17.65%) PowerShell
17 14 (16.47%) ITIL
17 14 (16.47%) DHCP
17 14 (16.47%) MCSE
17 14 (16.47%) Windows Server 2003
18 13 (15.29%) SAN
18 13 (15.29%) SCCM
18 13 (15.29%) Hyper-V
18 13 (15.29%) 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 39 (45.88%) MS Exchange
2 13 (15.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (12.94%) SharePoint
4 6 (7.06%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (7.06%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (7.06%) IIS
4 6 (7.06%) Skype for Business
5 3 (3.53%) Apache
5 3 (3.53%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (3.53%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.35%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.18%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (25.88%) MS Office
2 19 (22.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 28 (32.94%) Office 365
2 7 (8.24%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (4.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (2.35%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.18%) IaaS
6 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (29.41%) Firewall
2 21 (24.71%) LAN
2 21 (24.71%) WAN
3 19 (22.35%) DNS
4 14 (16.47%) DHCP
5 13 (15.29%) SAN
6 6 (7.06%) TCP/IP
7 5 (5.88%) NAS
7 5 (5.88%) VPN
8 4 (4.71%) Internet
9 3 (3.53%) LDAP
9 3 (3.53%) Wireless
10 2 (2.35%) HTTP
10 2 (2.35%) Network Security
11 1 (1.18%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.82%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.71%) MySQL
3 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.18%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (2.35%) JIRA
General
1 5 (5.88%) Finance
1 5 (5.88%) Retail
2 4 (4.71%) Games
3 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.71%) Middleware
2 1 (1.18%) .NET
2 1 (1.18%) LAMP
2 1 (1.18%) Node.js
2 1 (1.18%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.94%) Data Centre
2 9 (10.59%) Clustering
3 8 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.53%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.53%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.53%) iPad
5 2 (2.35%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.35%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.18%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (1.18%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 70 (82.35%) Windows
2 58 (68.24%) Windows Server
3 51 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (34.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (16.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (11.76%) Linux
7 9 (10.59%) Windows 8
8 8 (9.41%) Windows 7
9 6 (7.06%) Windows 10
10 4 (4.71%) Android
10 4 (4.71%) Apple iOS
10 4 (4.71%) Unix
10 4 (4.71%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (3.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.18%) AIX
12 1 (1.18%) CentOS
12 1 (1.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.47%) ITIL
2 6 (7.06%) Problem Management
2 6 (7.06%) Project Management
2 6 (7.06%) Service Management
3 4 (4.71%) High Availability
3 4 (4.71%) Software Deployment
3 4 (4.71%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (3.53%) Business Continuity
4 3 (3.53%) Change Management
4 3 (3.53%) Configuration Management
4 3 (3.53%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 3 (3.53%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (2.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (2.35%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (2.35%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (2.35%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (2.35%) PRINCE2
5 2 (2.35%) Server Building
5 2 (2.35%) Workflow
5 2 (2.35%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (18.82%) SQL
2 15 (17.65%) PowerShell
3 7 (8.24%) Java
4 5 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.88%) Python
5 4 (4.71%) Bash Shell
5 4 (4.71%) Perl
6 3 (3.53%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.18%) PHP
7 1 (1.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (16.47%) MCSE
3 6 (7.06%) MCITP
3 6 (7.06%) MCSA
4 4 (4.71%) CCNA
4 4 (4.71%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (3.53%) Degree
6 2 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.35%) MCP
6 2 (2.35%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 51 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (20.00%) Terminal Services
3 15 (17.65%) vSphere
4 13 (15.29%) Hyper-V
5 6 (7.06%) VMware ESX
6 4 (4.71%) Firmware
7 3 (3.53%) XenApp
8 2 (2.35%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.18%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.18%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 13 (15.29%) SCCM
2 8 (9.41%) SCOM
2 8 (9.41%) WSUS
3 6 (7.06%) NetBackup
4 5 (5.88%) Nagios
5 4 (4.71%) Backup Exec
5 4 (4.71%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (3.53%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (2.35%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (2.35%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (2.35%) SCDPM
7 2 (2.35%) SCVMM
7 2 (2.35%) Tivoli
7 2 (2.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (1.18%) AirWatch
8 1 (1.18%) vRealize
Vendors
1 65 (76.47%) VMware
2 53 (62.35%) Microsoft
3 9 (10.59%) HP
4 7 (8.24%) Citrix
4 7 (8.24%) Red Hat
5 5 (5.88%) Cisco
6 4 (4.71%) CommVault
6 4 (4.71%) Dell Compellent
7 3 (3.53%) Intel Security
7 3 (3.53%) Symantec
8 2 (2.35%) Dell
8 2 (2.35%) EMC
8 2 (2.35%) IBM
8 2 (2.35%) Kaspersky
8 2 (2.35%) NetApp
9 1 (1.18%) Lotus
9 1 (1.18%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.18%) Veritas
Manchester, Lancashire
Manchester Met University
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday