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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Support Engineer
Rank 868 860 844
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support Engineer 42 106 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.097% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.10% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 42 99 111
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,325 £24,700 £27,025
10% offered a salary of more than £49,850 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%

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
91699 105420 108853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.25% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76674 87821 88006
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 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 September 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 -14 42 £35,000 +12.00% 2
South East +15 12 £45,000 +28.57%
London +37 7 £35,000 -
South West -10 7 £38,000 +49.60% 1
Berkshire +32 6 £38,000 -0.65%
Leeds +20 6 £33,000 +25.47% 1
West Yorkshire +20 6 £33,000 +25.47% 1
Yorkshire +18 6 £33,000 +25.47% 1
Manchester -3 5 £35,000 +16.66%
North West -5 5 £35,000 +16.66%
Wiltshire - 5 £38,000 -
Corsham - 5 £38,000 -
Oldham - 4 £33,750 -
Redhill +3 3 £55,000 +57.14%
Surrey +1 3 £55,000 +51.72%
West Midlands -9 3 £29,250 +0.86%
Thatcham - 3 £31,000 -
City of London +44 2 £41,750 -20.47%
Reading +17 2 £45,000 +14.64%
Bedfordshire +8 2 £45,000 +50.00%
Devon +6 2 £21,500 -15.35%
East of England +5 2 £45,000 +50.00%
Staffordshire - 2 £29,250 -
Hampshire - 2 £30,000 -
Barnstaple - 2 £21,500 -
Farnborough - 2 £30,000 -
Tamworth - 2 £29,250 -
Crawley - 1 £50,000 -
Windsor - 1 £60,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £50,000 -

Server Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 (75.71%) Windows
2 46 (65.71%) Active Directory
3 45 (64.29%) Microsoft
4 44 (62.86%) VMware
5 43 (61.43%) Windows Server
6 38 (54.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 33 (47.14%) MS Excel
8 26 (37.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 23 (32.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 23 (32.86%) DNS
10 20 (28.57%) MS Exchange
10 20 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
11 19 (27.14%) Data Centre
12 18 (25.71%) DHCP
12 18 (25.71%) MCSA
13 17 (24.29%) Windows Server 2003
13 17 (24.29%) WSUS
14 16 (22.86%) Problem Management
14 16 (22.86%) MCSE
15 15 (21.43%) Linux
15 15 (21.43%) Citrix
15 15 (21.43%) Symantec
15 15 (21.43%) PowerShell
16 14 (20.00%) SCCM
16 14 (20.00%) MS Office
17 13 (18.57%) vSphere
17 13 (18.57%) Exchange Server 2010
18 12 (17.14%) Clustering
18 12 (17.14%) ITIL
19 10 (14.29%) SQL Server

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 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 13 (18.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (11.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (5.71%) Apache
5 4 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (5.71%) Skype for Business
6 3 (4.29%) IIS
6 3 (4.29%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.29%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.86%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 33 (47.14%) MS Excel
2 14 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.29%) Office 365
2 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.43%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 23 (32.86%) DNS
2 18 (25.71%) DHCP
3 10 (14.29%) SAN
4 9 (12.86%) LAN
4 9 (12.86%) NAS
4 9 (12.86%) VPN
4 9 (12.86%) WAN
5 8 (11.43%) VoIP
6 6 (8.57%) Firewall
7 3 (4.29%) LDAP
7 3 (4.29%) Softphone
7 3 (4.29%) SSH
8 2 (2.86%) Skype
8 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.43%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.43%) HTTP
9 1 (1.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.29%) MySQL
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (8.57%) Games
2 5 (7.14%) Finance
3 4 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.86%) Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.14%) Data Centre
2 12 (17.14%) Clustering
3 9 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (11.43%) Blackberry
5 7 (10.00%) Driving Licence
6 3 (4.29%) CESG
6 3 (4.29%) EPoS
6 3 (4.29%) iPad
6 3 (4.29%) Replication
7 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.43%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.43%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.43%) Fintech
8 1 (1.43%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (1.43%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 53 (75.71%) Windows
2 43 (61.43%) Windows Server
3 26 (37.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (32.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (24.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (21.43%) Linux
7 10 (14.29%) Windows 7
8 9 (12.86%) Unix
9 3 (4.29%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.86%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.43%) AIX
11 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.43%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.86%) Problem Management
2 12 (17.14%) ITIL
3 8 (11.43%) Change Control
4 7 (10.00%) Software Deployment
5 5 (7.14%) Change Management
5 5 (7.14%) ITIL V3
5 5 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
6 4 (5.71%) DevOps
6 4 (5.71%) E-Commerce
6 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 4 (5.71%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.29%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.29%) Asset Management
7 3 (4.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.29%) Incident Management
7 3 (4.29%) Release Management
7 3 (4.29%) Server Virtualisation
7 3 (4.29%) Software Asset Management
8 2 (2.86%) High Availability
8 2 (2.86%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 9 (12.86%) Java
3 8 (11.43%) JavaScript
3 8 (11.43%) Perl
3 8 (11.43%) SQL
4 5 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 5 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (25.71%) MCSA
3 16 (22.86%) MCSE
4 9 (12.86%) MCITP
5 7 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 7 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (5.71%) MCTS
7 3 (4.29%) CCNA
7 3 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (4.29%) MCP
7 3 (4.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (65.71%) Active Directory
2 38 (54.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (18.57%) vSphere
4 9 (12.86%) XenApp
5 6 (8.57%) Firmware
6 5 (7.14%) Hyper-V
7 4 (5.71%) VMware ESX
7 4 (5.71%) Xen
8 3 (4.29%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (24.29%) WSUS
2 14 (20.00%) SCCM
3 9 (12.86%) Nagios
4 8 (11.43%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (7.14%) Backup Exec
6 5 (7.14%) NetBackup
7 2 (2.86%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (2.86%) SCVMM
7 2 (2.86%) Tivoli
7 2 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (1.43%) AirWatch
8 1 (1.43%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (1.43%) SCOM
8 1 (1.43%) vRealize
Vendors
1 45 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 44 (62.86%) VMware
3 15 (21.43%) Citrix
3 15 (21.43%) Symantec
4 9 (12.86%) Red Hat
5 8 (11.43%) CommVault
5 8 (11.43%) Dell Compellent
5 8 (11.43%) Kaspersky
5 8 (11.43%) NetApp
6 7 (10.00%) Cisco
6 7 (10.00%) HP
6 7 (10.00%) Intel Security
7 5 (7.14%) Veeam
8 3 (4.29%) Dell
9 2 (2.86%) IBM
9 2 (2.86%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.43%) Polycom
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Car + Benefits
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Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per year
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