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

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Support Engineer
Rank 877 874 856
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support Engineer 38 94 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.086% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.089% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 35 87 112
Median salary £35,000 £31,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -10.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £26,300 £27,025
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £30,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.76%

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
94583 105789 113621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.30% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 79575 87313 92642
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 28 July 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 July 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
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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 +1 38 £35,000 +7.69% 2
South East +26 13 £50,000 +53.84% 1
North West +17 10 £33,750 +10.65%
Manchester +2 9 £35,000 +14.75%
Berkshire +11 8 £45,000 +57.89%
Oldham - 8 £33,750 -
Leeds +32 6 £33,000 +25.47%
Yorkshire +24 6 £33,000 +25.47%
West Yorkshire +17 6 £33,000 +25.47%
London +22 4 £42,500 +21.42%
Surrey +23 3 £55,000 +57.14%
Redhill +14 3 £55,000 +57.14%
South West +9 2 £35,250 +35.57% 1
West Midlands -13 2 £33,750 +21.62%
Warwickshire - 2 £33,750 -
Warwick - 2 £33,750 -
Crawley - 2 £47,500 -
Windsor - 2 £56,250 -
Slough - 2 £43,000 -
West Sussex - 2 £47,500 -
Wiltshire +16 1 £40,500 +1.25% 1
East of England +13 1 £45,000 +50.00%
Bedfordshire +13 1 £45,000 +50.00%
Bath -11 1 £30,000 -16.66%
Somerset -14 1 £30,000 -16.66%
Corsham - 1 £40,500 - 1
Lancashire - 1 £31,000 -
Thatcham - 1 £31,000 -
Enfield - 1 £22,500 -
Hammersmith - 1 £43,500 -

Server Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 52 (74.29%) Windows
2 50 (71.43%) VMware
3 44 (62.86%) Microsoft
4 43 (61.43%) Windows Server
5 42 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 42 (60.00%) Active Directory
6 34 (48.57%) MS Exchange
7 31 (44.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 28 (40.00%) MS Excel
9 26 (37.14%) Windows Server 2012
10 20 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
11 19 (27.14%) Windows Server 2003
11 19 (27.14%) Data Centre
12 17 (24.29%) vSphere
13 16 (22.86%) MCSE
14 15 (21.43%) DNS
14 15 (21.43%) WSUS
14 15 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
15 14 (20.00%) Office 365
15 14 (20.00%) DHCP
15 14 (20.00%) MS Office
16 13 (18.57%) Linux
16 13 (18.57%) PowerShell
17 12 (17.14%) MCSA
17 12 (17.14%) ITIL
17 12 (17.14%) SQL Server
17 12 (17.14%) HP
17 12 (17.14%) Firewall
18 11 (15.71%) SAN
18 11 (15.71%) Red Hat

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 34 (48.57%) MS Exchange
2 15 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 9 (12.86%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (7.14%) Skype for Business
7 4 (5.71%) Apache
8 3 (4.29%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (4.29%) Tomcat
9 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (2.86%) IIS
9 2 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (1.43%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 28 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 14 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (20.00%) Office 365
2 6 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (2.86%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.43%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.43%) DNS
2 14 (20.00%) DHCP
3 12 (17.14%) Firewall
4 11 (15.71%) SAN
5 10 (14.29%) LAN
5 10 (14.29%) WAN
6 8 (11.43%) NAS
7 6 (8.57%) VPN
8 5 (7.14%) TCP/IP
9 3 (4.29%) LDAP
10 2 (2.86%) HTTP
10 2 (2.86%) Internet
10 2 (2.86%) Network Security
11 1 (1.43%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (1.43%) SSH
11 1 (1.43%) VoIP
11 1 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (1.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.86%) MySQL
4 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (8.57%) Games
2 5 (7.14%) Retail
3 2 (2.86%) Finance
3 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.43%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.29%) Middleware
2 1 (1.43%) .NET
2 1 (1.43%) LAMP
2 1 (1.43%) Node.js
2 1 (1.43%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.14%) Data Centre
2 9 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.86%) Clustering
3 6 (8.57%) Blackberry
4 5 (7.14%) Driving Licence
5 3 (4.29%) iPad
6 2 (2.86%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.86%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.43%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (1.43%) Replication
7 1 (1.43%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 52 (74.29%) Windows
2 43 (61.43%) Windows Server
3 31 (44.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (37.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (27.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (18.57%) Linux
7 7 (10.00%) Unix
8 4 (5.71%) Windows 8
9 3 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (4.29%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (4.29%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.43%) AIX
10 1 (1.43%) Android
10 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.43%) CentOS
10 1 (1.43%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.14%) ITIL
2 10 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 5 (7.14%) Change Control
3 5 (7.14%) Service Management
3 5 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
4 4 (5.71%) Mentoring
5 3 (4.29%) Change Management
5 3 (4.29%) Configuration Management
5 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 2 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (2.86%) Business Continuity
6 2 (2.86%) Capacity Management
6 2 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (2.86%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (2.86%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (2.86%) PRINCE2
6 2 (2.86%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (2.86%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (2.86%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.57%) PowerShell
2 11 (15.71%) Java
3 10 (14.29%) SQL
4 9 (12.86%) JavaScript
5 8 (11.43%) Perl
6 6 (8.57%) Python
7 5 (7.14%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.29%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.43%) PHP
9 1 (1.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (22.86%) MCSE
3 12 (17.14%) MCSA
4 3 (4.29%) CCNA
4 3 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.86%) MCITP
5 2 (2.86%) MCP
5 2 (2.86%) MCTS
6 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 42 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (24.29%) vSphere
3 10 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.57%) Terminal Services
4 6 (8.57%) XenApp
5 5 (7.14%) Firmware
6 2 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (2.86%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.43%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 15 (21.43%) WSUS
2 10 (14.29%) SCCM
3 9 (12.86%) Nagios
4 8 (11.43%) McAfee ePO
5 7 (10.00%) Backup Exec
5 7 (10.00%) NetBackup
6 5 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (5.71%) SCOM
8 2 (2.86%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (2.86%) SCDPM
8 2 (2.86%) SCVMM
8 2 (2.86%) Tivoli
8 2 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (1.43%) AirWatch
9 1 (1.43%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (1.43%) vRealize
Vendors
1 50 (71.43%) VMware
2 44 (62.86%) Microsoft
3 12 (17.14%) HP
4 11 (15.71%) Red Hat
5 9 (12.86%) Citrix
6 8 (11.43%) Intel Security
7 7 (10.00%) CommVault
7 7 (10.00%) Dell Compellent
7 7 (10.00%) Symantec
8 5 (7.14%) Cisco
8 5 (7.14%) Kaspersky
8 5 (7.14%) NetApp
9 2 (2.86%) Dell
9 2 (2.86%) EMC
9 2 (2.86%) IBM
10 1 (1.43%) Lotus
10 1 (1.43%) Veeam
10 1 (1.43%) Veritas
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday