The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Server Support Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Support Technician
Rank 911 922 926
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support Technician 24 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.014% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.015% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 11
Average salary £26,000 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £24,100 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,250 £29,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
-2.58% +7.40%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Server Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Server Support Technician in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Server Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Server Support Technician
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Server Support Technician within the UK.

Server Support Technician Salary Trend in the UK

Server Support Technician
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Server Support Technician over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 within the UK.

Server Support Technician Salary Histogram in the UK

Server Support Technician
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Support Technician within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 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 historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +24 18 £25,500 -9.73% 1
South East +25 10 £23,000 -16.36% 1
Berkshire - 9 £21,500 - 1
London +14 8 £26,000 -
Wokingham - 8 - - 1
Enfield - 6 £25,500 -
Cardiff - 4 - -
South Wales - 4 - -
Wales - 4 - -
Scotland +3 2 £33,500 +28.84%
Glasgow -20 2 £33,500 +28.84%
Maidenhead - 1 £21,500 -
Sittingbourne - 1 £24,500 -
Kent - 1 £24,500 -

Server Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Server Support Technician in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Server Support Technician in their job title.

1 43 (89.58%) Windows
2 28 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 23 (47.92%) VMware
4 22 (45.83%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (43.75%) Windows Server
6 20 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (41.67%) Firewall
7 19 (39.58%) VPN
8 17 (35.42%) MS Exchange
8 17 (35.42%) Microsoft
8 17 (35.42%) MS Office
9 16 (33.33%) Backup Exec
9 16 (33.33%) Symantec
9 16 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (29.17%) DNS
11 13 (27.08%) DHCP
12 12 (25.00%) WatchGuard
12 12 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 12 (25.00%) MS Excel
13 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
13 9 (18.75%) Banking
13 9 (18.75%) Retail
14 8 (16.67%) Software Licensing
14 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Licensing
15 7 (14.58%) Citrix
15 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2012
16 6 (12.50%) Windows 8
16 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
16 6 (12.50%) Hyper-V
16 6 (12.50%) Management Information System

Server Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Server Support Technician in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Server Support Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (35.42%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.08%) CMS
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (35.42%) MS Office
2 12 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Google Apps
1 2 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (41.67%) Firewall
2 19 (39.58%) VPN
3 14 (29.17%) DNS
4 13 (27.08%) DHCP
5 4 (8.33%) VLAN
6 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
7 2 (4.17%) LAN
7 2 (4.17%) WAN
7 2 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.08%) Internet
8 1 (2.08%) IP Telephony
8 1 (2.08%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (2.08%) SAN
8 1 (2.08%) Wireless
8 1 (2.08%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 9 (18.75%) Banking
1 9 (18.75%) Retail
2 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.17%) Finance
4 1 (2.08%) Law
4 1 (2.08%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) CSS
1 4 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Licensing
2 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.50%) Driving Licence
2 6 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 5 (10.42%) Clustering
4 4 (8.33%) Online Banking
5 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 43 (89.58%) Windows
2 21 (43.75%) Windows Server
3 20 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (12.50%) Windows 8
7 5 (10.42%) Windows 7
8 4 (8.33%) Apple iOS
8 4 (8.33%) Mac OS
9 2 (4.17%) Unix
9 2 (4.17%) Windows XP
10 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.67%) Software Licensing
2 4 (8.33%) CRM
2 4 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (2.08%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) MCSE
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.08%) CCDA
2 1 (2.08%) CCNA
2 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) MCITP
2 1 (2.08%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 22 (45.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.08%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.08%) VMware Server
4 1 (2.08%) vSphere
4 1 (2.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 12 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 23 (47.92%) VMware
2 17 (35.42%) Microsoft
3 16 (33.33%) Symantec
4 12 (25.00%) WatchGuard
5 7 (14.58%) Citrix
6 5 (10.42%) Intel
6 5 (10.42%) Veeam
6 5 (10.42%) Veritas
7 4 (8.33%) Avaya
7 4 (8.33%) Kaspersky
8 2 (4.17%) Apple
8 2 (4.17%) Cisco
8 2 (4.17%) Dell
8 2 (4.17%) Google
8 2 (4.17%) HP
9 1 (2.08%) EMC
9 1 (2.08%) SAP
9 1 (2.08%) SonicWALL
9 1 (2.08%) Supermicro
Wokingham, Berkshire
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