The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Server Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Support
Rank 630 572 492
Rank change year-on-year
-58 -80
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 304 442 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.40% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.41% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 273 383 516
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +8.33%

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
93561 106940 116399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.49% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 78889 88177 95218
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Server Support
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Server Support in the job title.

Server Support Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Server Support
Salary Trend

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

Server Support Salary Trend in the UK

Server Support
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Server Support over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 within the UK.

Server Support Salary Histogram in the UK

Server Support
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 within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 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 -53 299 £35,000 - 35
London +9 110 £43,500 +10.12% 6
South East +46 105 £32,000 -4.47% 8
Berkshire +58 52 £37,500 +15.38%
Oxfordshire +11 29 £31,000 -22.50%
East Midlands +22 26 £31,000 -11.42%
Abingdon - 17 £31,500 -
Reading +32 16 £53,750 +53.57%
Yorkshire +23 16 £27,500 -8.02% 2
City of London +52 15 £35,250 -32.85% 2
West Midlands -21 14 £33,250 +25.47% 2
Northamptonshire +24 13 £40,000 +36.75%
West Yorkshire +18 12 £28,750 +9.31% 1
North West +10 12 £32,500 -18.75% 7
Windsor - 12 £37,500 -
Northampton +23 11 £40,000 +25.98%
Manchester +5 9 £32,500 -27.77% 3
Oxford -3 9 £28,000 -30.00%
East of England -15 9 £32,500 -8.45% 5
Surrey +1 8 £24,000 -11.11% 1
South West -40 8 £30,000 -13.04% 5
Bradford +16 6 £27,500 -14.06% 1
East Sussex +12 6 £40,000 -
West Sussex +1 6 £45,000 - 4
Crawley - 6 £45,000 -
Slough - 6 £36,750 -
Hertfordshire +16 5 £38,500 +2.66% 3
Nottinghamshire +13 5 £31,000 -4.61%
Nottingham +12 5 £31,000 -4.61%
Coventry +5 5 £40,500 -15.62%

Server Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Server Support 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 in the job title.

1 545 (85.16%) Windows
2 431 (67.34%) Windows Server
3 333 (52.03%) Microsoft
4 324 (50.63%) VMware
5 306 (47.81%) Active Directory
6 232 (36.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 208 (32.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 207 (32.34%) MS Exchange
9 200 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 155 (24.22%) Linux
11 147 (22.97%) MS Excel
12 142 (22.19%) SQL Server
12 142 (22.19%) SAN
13 136 (21.25%) Firewall
14 130 (20.31%) Office 365
15 128 (20.00%) Hyper-V
16 124 (19.38%) MS Office
17 122 (19.06%) DNS
18 119 (18.59%) Microsoft Certification
19 105 (16.41%) ITIL
20 103 (16.09%) SQL
21 101 (15.78%) Windows 7
22 100 (15.63%) Citrix
23 99 (15.47%) Windows Server 2003
24 96 (15.00%) Cisco
25 91 (14.22%) TCP/IP
25 91 (14.22%) PowerShell
26 88 (13.75%) HP
26 88 (13.75%) LAN
27 87 (13.59%) Exchange Server 2010

Server Support 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
1 207 (32.34%) MS Exchange
2 87 (13.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 69 (10.78%) Tomcat
4 58 (9.06%) Apache
5 56 (8.75%) SharePoint
6 43 (6.72%) Exchange Server 2013
7 42 (6.56%) IIS
8 32 (5.00%) JBoss
9 29 (4.53%) WebSphere
10 25 (3.91%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 24 (3.75%) Skype for Business
12 22 (3.44%) BizTalk Server
12 22 (3.44%) Exchange Server 2003
13 21 (3.28%) WebLogic
14 20 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
15 17 (2.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 13 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2000
17 12 (1.88%) SharePoint 2013
18 7 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
18 7 (1.09%) Site Server
Applications
1 147 (22.97%) MS Excel
2 124 (19.38%) MS Office
3 16 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.78%) Cognos Planning
2 5 (0.78%) ResourceLink
2 5 (0.78%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (0.47%) Misys Opics
4 1 (0.16%) Maximo
4 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 130 (20.31%) Office 365
2 51 (7.97%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (4.84%) SaaS
4 19 (2.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 14 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (0.94%) Google Apps
7 3 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.47%) Route 53
8 2 (0.31%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.16%) IaaS
9 1 (0.16%) IBM SmartCloud
9 1 (0.16%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.16%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 142 (22.19%) SAN
2 136 (21.25%) Firewall
3 122 (19.06%) DNS
4 91 (14.22%) TCP/IP
5 88 (13.75%) LAN
6 85 (13.28%) DHCP
7 78 (12.19%) WAN
8 50 (7.81%) HTTP
9 47 (7.34%) VPN
10 46 (7.19%) NAS
11 36 (5.63%) LDAP
12 26 (4.06%) Internet
12 26 (4.06%) VLAN
13 14 (2.19%) SSL
13 14 (2.19%) VoIP
13 14 (2.19%) Wi-Fi
13 14 (2.19%) Wireless
14 12 (1.88%) SMTP
15 8 (1.25%) Network Security
16 7 (1.09%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (22.19%) SQL Server
2 57 (8.91%) MySQL
3 26 (4.06%) Relational Database
4 25 (3.91%) RDBMS
4 25 (3.91%) SQL Server 2012
5 21 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (1.56%) DB2
7 7 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (0.78%) Cognos Impromptu
9 5 (0.78%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.63%) GIS
10 4 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.47%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (0.47%) MS Access
11 3 (0.47%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.16%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.16%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.16%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (1.09%) JIRA
2 5 (0.78%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.47%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.47%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.47%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (0.47%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.16%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 32 (5.00%) Retail
2 31 (4.84%) Finance
3 17 (2.66%) Telecoms
4 14 (2.19%) Legal
5 11 (1.72%) Law
6 10 (1.56%) Manufacturing
6 10 (1.56%) Publishing
7 9 (1.41%) Banking
8 7 (1.09%) Back Office
9 5 (0.78%) Advertising
9 5 (0.78%) Games
10 3 (0.47%) Automotive
11 2 (0.31%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.31%) Japanese Language
11 2 (0.31%) Marketing
12 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.16%) Electronics
12 1 (0.16%) Front Office
12 1 (0.16%) Military
12 1 (0.16%) Russian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (5.78%) .NET
2 28 (4.38%) LAMP
3 26 (4.06%) Web Services
4 24 (3.75%) Middleware
5 7 (1.09%) HTML
6 5 (0.78%) ASP.NET
7 4 (0.63%) 802.1X
7 4 (0.63%) CSS
7 4 (0.63%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (0.47%) EDI
9 1 (0.16%) Node.js
9 1 (0.16%) RESTful
9 1 (0.16%) WSH
9 1 (0.16%) XML
9 1 (0.16%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 56 (8.75%) Data Centre
2 31 (4.84%) Driving Licence
3 26 (4.06%) Blackberry
4 24 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (2.97%) Clustering
6 14 (2.19%) Replication
7 12 (1.88%) Management Information System
8 11 (1.72%) Microsoft Licensing
9 9 (1.41%) iPad
10 8 (1.25%) Computer Science
11 5 (0.78%) Client/Server
11 5 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.78%) Fat Client
11 5 (0.78%) iPhone
11 5 (0.78%) Thin Client
11 5 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (0.63%) Private Cloud
12 4 (0.63%) Virtual Team
13 3 (0.47%) Handset
13 3 (0.47%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 545 (85.16%) Windows
2 431 (67.34%) Windows Server
3 232 (36.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 200 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 155 (24.22%) Linux
6 101 (15.78%) Windows 7
7 99 (15.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 70 (10.94%) Windows 8
9 46 (7.19%) Unix
10 38 (5.94%) Windows 10
11 34 (5.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 29 (4.53%) Mac OS X
13 26 (4.06%) AIX
14 22 (3.44%) Windows 2000 Server
15 21 (3.28%) Windows XP
16 17 (2.66%) CentOS
17 16 (2.50%) Android
17 16 (2.50%) HPUX
18 11 (1.72%) Ubuntu
19 8 (1.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (16.41%) ITIL
2 44 (6.88%) Service Management
3 41 (6.41%) Mentoring
4 40 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 35 (5.47%) Project Management
6 31 (4.84%) Time Management
7 27 (4.22%) Service Delivery
8 26 (4.06%) Problem Management
8 26 (4.06%) Web Operations
9 25 (3.91%) Server Virtualisation
10 17 (2.66%) Virtual Environments
11 15 (2.34%) ITSM
12 14 (2.19%) Coaching
12 14 (2.19%) Kalman Filter
12 14 (2.19%) Web Filtering
13 13 (2.03%) Migration
13 13 (2.03%) Root Cause Analysis
14 12 (1.88%) CRM
15 11 (1.72%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (1.72%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 103 (16.09%) SQL
2 91 (14.22%) PowerShell
3 37 (5.78%) Java
4 29 (4.53%) Perl
5 20 (3.13%) Bash Shell
6 13 (2.03%) C
6 13 (2.03%) Python
7 10 (1.56%) JavaScript
8 7 (1.09%) Shell Script
9 5 (0.78%) C#
10 4 (0.63%) VBA
11 3 (0.47%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.47%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.31%) VB
12 2 (0.31%) VBScript
13 1 (0.16%) PHP
13 1 (0.16%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 119 (18.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 76 (11.88%) MCSE
3 63 (9.84%) Cisco Certification
4 56 (8.75%) CCNA
5 50 (7.81%) MCSA
6 40 (6.25%) Degree
7 28 (4.38%) MCITP
8 18 (2.81%) MCP
9 9 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (0.78%) DBS Check
11 5 (0.78%) SC Cleared
11 5 (0.78%) Security Cleared
12 3 (0.47%) CCNP
13 2 (0.31%) CCDA
13 2 (0.31%) Citrix Certification
13 2 (0.31%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (0.31%) VCP5
14 1 (0.16%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (8.59%) SLA
2 5 (0.78%) QA
3 3 (0.47%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.16%) RMADS
System Software
1 306 (47.81%) Active Directory
2 208 (32.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 128 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 41 (6.41%) vSphere
5 30 (4.69%) Terminal Services
6 25 (3.91%) Oracle RAC
7 21 (3.28%) VMware ESX
7 21 (3.28%) VMware ESXi
8 18 (2.81%) XenServer
9 17 (2.66%) XenApp
10 16 (2.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 15 (2.34%) Firmware
12 12 (1.88%) Virtual Machines
13 8 (1.25%) XenDesktop
14 7 (1.09%) Virtual Servers
14 7 (1.09%) VMware Workstation
15 4 (0.63%) ISA Server
15 4 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
15 4 (0.63%) vCloud
16 3 (0.47%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 54 (8.44%) SCOM
2 44 (6.88%) SCCM
3 33 (5.16%) Backup Exec
4 31 (4.84%) Puppet
5 26 (4.06%) Nagios
6 22 (3.44%) OpenAM
7 20 (3.13%) Tivoli
7 20 (3.13%) WSUS
8 17 (2.66%) Norton AntiVirus
9 10 (1.56%) McAfee ePO
10 9 (1.41%) NetBackup
11 8 (1.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 6 (0.94%) AirWatch
13 5 (0.78%) Legato
13 5 (0.78%) Microsoft Clustering
13 5 (0.78%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 5 (0.78%) SCDPM
14 4 (0.63%) HP Data Protector
14 4 (0.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 4 (0.63%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 333 (52.03%) Microsoft
2 324 (50.63%) VMware
3 100 (15.63%) Citrix
4 96 (15.00%) Cisco
5 88 (13.75%) HP
6 63 (9.84%) IBM
6 63 (9.84%) Oracle
7 55 (8.59%) Red Hat
8 37 (5.78%) Veeam
9 33 (5.16%) Symantec
10 32 (5.00%) Sun
11 31 (4.84%) Apple
12 30 (4.69%) NetApp
13 20 (3.13%) EMC
14 17 (2.66%) Avaya
15 15 (2.34%) Dell
16 14 (2.19%) Intel Security
17 11 (1.72%) WatchGuard
18 9 (1.41%) Sophos
19 8 (1.25%) SolarWinds
Manchester, Lancashire
Manchester Met University
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Negotiable + Bonus + Shift Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochester, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gatwick, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 Per Annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum + £3000 annual bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20k-25k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum 8-10% On-call Allowance+additional b
Posted: 4 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Clevedon, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £30-38,000 + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £19000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £22500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + excellent training opportunities
Posted: 5 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £28k - 32k per year + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Heywood, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Rossendale, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Training, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago