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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Support Technician
Rank 872 910 874
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support Technician 1 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.008% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.008% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 4
Average salary £45,000 £29,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.17% +16.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £29,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+55.17% +16.00%

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
99881 111881 103430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 82152 91850 86081
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 3 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 29 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +42 1 £45,000 +55.17%
Manchester - 1 £45,000 -
North West - 1 £45,000 -

Server Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) CCA
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) Avaya
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) MCSE
4 1 (25.00%) MCSA
4 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) CCNA
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification

Server Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Private Cloud
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCA
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Avaya
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft