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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Support Technician
Rank 882 863 876
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support Technician 21 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.001% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.001% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 7
Average salary £27,000 £27,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% -47.61%
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £27,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -21.42%

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
108942 102831 113237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 88146 85231 96833
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 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 20 August 2014. 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 -2 13 £27,000 -1.81% 1
Scotland - 4 - -
Durham - 4 - -
Bristol - 4 - -
Cardiff - 4 - -
Edinburgh - 4 - -
London - 4 - -
North East - 4 - -
South Wales - 4 - -
South West - 4 - - 1
Wales - 4 - -
Nottingham - 1 £27,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £27,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £27,000 -

Server Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 17 (58.62%) SLA
2 16 (55.17%) Management Information System
2 16 (55.17%) Banking
2 16 (55.17%) Retail
2 16 (55.17%) QA
3 12 (41.38%) Windows
4 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
4 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (34.48%) VMware
5 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (27.59%) Performance Management
6 8 (27.59%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (27.59%) Validation
7 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
8 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
8 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (17.24%) vSphere
9 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (17.24%) IBM
9 5 (17.24%) SAN
9 5 (17.24%) HP
9 5 (17.24%) Citrix
9 5 (17.24%) Firewall
9 5 (17.24%) Finance
10 4 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (13.79%) CCNA
10 4 (13.79%) Cisco
10 4 (13.79%) MCSE

Server Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
1 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) SAN
1 5 (17.24%) Firewall
2 3 (10.34%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) DHCP
3 1 (3.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
General
1 16 (55.17%) Banking
1 16 (55.17%) Retail
2 5 (17.24%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 16 (55.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Smartphone
2 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Validation
1 8 (27.59%) Performance Management
1 8 (27.59%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (3.45%) ITIL
2 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
2 1 (3.45%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
1 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
1 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (13.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (13.79%) MCSE
2 4 (13.79%) MCSA
2 4 (13.79%) CCNA
2 4 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.45%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (58.62%) SLA
2 16 (55.17%) QA
System Software
1 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (17.24%) vSphere
3 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 10 (34.48%) VMware
3 5 (17.24%) IBM
3 5 (17.24%) HP
3 5 (17.24%) Citrix
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco
5 1 (3.45%) AppSense
5 1 (3.45%) Symantec
5 1 (3.45%) Sophos
Bournemouth, Dorset
Interact Consulting
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