The first table below looks at the demand for the Server Support 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 in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Support
Rank 698 642 590
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -52
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 222 236 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.21% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.22% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 185 194 311
Average salary £32,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.16% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £27,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-10.44% +3.07%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114444 105272 119153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.52% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92735 87604 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

Server Support
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 17 April 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Support within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -38 205 £32,500 -13.33% 29
London -76 65 £45,000 +5.88% 6
South East -6 47 £33,250 -11.33% 10
East of England -38 22 £35,000 +11.11% 1
Yorkshire -34 20 £29,900 -20.26% 2
North West +16 18 £25,000 -31.03%
Hampshire -3 16 £28,500 -26.92% 1
Manchester +18 14 £25,000 -28.57%
City of London -18 14 £70,000 +27.27% 2
North East - 14 £26,000 - 4
Berkshire +7 13 £34,750 -0.71% 2
Bedfordshire -7 13 £35,000 +4.47% 1
Tyne and Wear - 13 £26,000 - 4
Sheffield -7 12 £29,900 +23.80%
South Yorkshire -11 12 £29,900 +23.80% 1
Scotland -29 12 £27,500 -16.66% 1
Hook - 12 £28,500 - 1
South West +2 8 £25,000 -20.00% 2
Reading -2 8 £36,500 -33.63% 2
Edinburgh -25 8 £32,500 +58.53% 1
West Midlands 0 7 £31,908 -24.92% 1
Prudhoe - 7 £26,000 - 1
Coventry +18 6 £31,908 -20.23% 1
Hertfordshire +5 6 £28,250 +0.89%
Surrey -7 6 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Bedford -18 6 £30,000 -24.05% 1
Luton - 6 £35,000 -
Leeds -23 5 £29,000 -13.43%
West Yorkshire -40 5 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Milton Keynes +12 4 £31,750 -2.30% 1

Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Server Support 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 in their job title.

1 340 (81.73%) Windows
2 250 (60.10%) VMware
3 244 (58.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 241 (57.93%) Microsoft
5 231 (55.53%) Active Directory
6 202 (48.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 153 (36.78%) Citrix
8 152 (36.54%) VMware Infrastructure
9 145 (34.86%) SQL Server
10 137 (32.93%) Microsoft Certification
11 126 (30.29%) MS Excel
12 119 (28.61%) MS Exchange
13 106 (25.48%) SQL
14 96 (23.08%) MCSE
14 96 (23.08%) SAN
15 93 (22.36%) DNS
16 87 (20.91%) ITIL
17 81 (19.47%) Firewall
18 68 (16.35%) Finance
19 67 (16.11%) Exchange Server 2010
20 65 (15.63%) Cisco
21 64 (15.38%) Linux
22 62 (14.90%) Clustering
23 61 (14.66%) MCITP
24 60 (14.42%) Windows Server 2012
25 59 (14.18%) IIS
26 58 (13.94%) vSphere
27 53 (12.74%) XenApp
28 52 (12.50%) LAN
29 50 (12.02%) WAN

Server Support
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Server Support 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 in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 119 (28.61%) MS Exchange
2 67 (16.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 59 (14.18%) IIS
4 41 (9.86%) Exchange Server 2003
5 32 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 32 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 21 (5.05%) SharePoint
7 8 (1.92%) Apache
8 6 (1.44%) Lotus Domino
9 5 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
10 4 (0.96%) WorkSite
10 4 (0.96%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.96%) Lync
10 4 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.72%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.72%) CMS
12 2 (0.48%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.48%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 126 (30.29%) MS Excel
2 27 (6.49%) MS Office
3 11 (2.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.24%) MS Project
4 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.44%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.64%) IaaS
2 8 (1.92%) Office 365
3 5 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.72%) SaaS
5 2 (0.48%) PaaS
6 1 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 96 (23.08%) SAN
2 93 (22.36%) DNS
3 81 (19.47%) Firewall
4 52 (12.50%) LAN
5 50 (12.02%) WAN
6 39 (9.38%) TCP/IP
7 37 (8.89%) DHCP
8 36 (8.65%) VPN
9 25 (6.01%) NAS
10 21 (5.05%) Wi-Fi
11 20 (4.81%) VoIP
12 18 (4.33%) Internet
13 9 (2.16%) MPLS
13 9 (2.16%) Network Security
14 7 (1.68%) Cisco Nexus
15 4 (0.96%) iSCSI
15 4 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
15 4 (0.96%) Cisco IOS
15 4 (0.96%) NetScaler
15 4 (0.96%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (34.86%) SQL Server
2 45 (10.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 40 (9.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (4.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (2.88%) MySQL
8 8 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (1.92%) Oracle Database
9 7 (1.68%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (0.96%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.48%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.48%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.48%) WebLOAD
2 1 (0.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 68 (16.35%) Finance
2 21 (5.05%) Banking
3 17 (4.09%) Law
4 12 (2.88%) Investment Banking
5 10 (2.40%) Retail
6 9 (2.16%) Legal
7 8 (1.92%) Back Office
8 6 (1.44%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.72%) Military
10 2 (0.48%) Arabic Language
10 2 (0.48%) Electronics
11 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.24%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (6.97%) .NET
2 11 (2.64%) ASP.NET
2 11 (2.64%) Web Services
2 11 (2.64%) .NET Framework
3 6 (1.44%) Application Packaging
3 6 (1.44%) Software Packaging
4 4 (0.96%) CSS
5 3 (0.72%) HTML
5 3 (0.72%) XML
6 2 (0.48%) LAMP
6 2 (0.48%) COM
6 2 (0.48%) Classic ASP
6 2 (0.48%) WCF
6 2 (0.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (0.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (0.48%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (0.48%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (0.48%) NHibernate
7 1 (0.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.24%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 62 (14.90%) Clustering
2 34 (8.17%) Blackberry
3 15 (3.61%) Replication
4 12 (2.88%) Enterprise Storage
5 11 (2.64%) Smartphone
6 9 (2.16%) PKI
7 6 (1.44%) Fat Client
7 6 (1.44%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.44%) SecurID
7 6 (1.44%) Thin Client
8 5 (1.20%) Firmware
9 4 (0.96%) Client/Server
9 4 (0.96%) Mathematics
9 4 (0.96%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.72%) EqualLogic
11 2 (0.48%) IPTV
11 2 (0.48%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.48%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.48%) FlexPod
11 2 (0.48%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 340 (81.73%) Windows
2 244 (58.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 202 (48.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 64 (15.38%) Linux
5 60 (14.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 37 (8.89%) Windows XP
7 33 (7.93%) Windows 7
8 21 (5.05%) Windows Vista
8 21 (5.05%) Windows 2000 Server
9 20 (4.81%) UNIX
10 17 (4.09%) Windows 8
11 15 (3.61%) Android
11 15 (3.61%) Windows 2000
12 13 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (1.68%) Solaris
14 6 (1.44%) VMS
14 6 (1.44%) Mac OS
14 6 (1.44%) SUSE
14 6 (1.44%) Apple iOS
14 6 (1.44%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (20.91%) ITIL
2 24 (5.77%) Service Management
3 23 (5.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 21 (5.05%) Service Delivery
5 19 (4.57%) Performance Tuning
6 18 (4.33%) Change Management
7 17 (4.09%) Change Control
8 16 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
8 16 (3.85%) Incident Management
8 16 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
9 13 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
10 11 (2.64%) Load Balancing
11 10 (2.40%) Problem Management
12 9 (2.16%) Migration
12 9 (2.16%) Risk Management
12 9 (2.16%) Configuration Management
12 9 (2.16%) Capacity Planning
13 8 (1.92%) Project Management
13 8 (1.92%) ETL
14 7 (1.68%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 106 (25.48%) SQL
2 35 (8.41%) PowerShell
3 17 (4.09%) T-SQL
4 13 (3.13%) C#
5 7 (1.68%) JavaScript
6 5 (1.20%) VB
7 4 (0.96%) VBScript
8 3 (0.72%) VB.NET
8 3 (0.72%) PHP
9 2 (0.48%) Perl
9 2 (0.48%) VBA
9 2 (0.48%) Python
9 2 (0.48%) VB6
10 1 (0.24%) Ruby
10 1 (0.24%) Tcl
10 1 (0.24%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.24%) C
Qualifications
1 137 (32.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 96 (23.08%) MCSE
3 61 (14.66%) MCITP
4 35 (8.41%) Security Cleared
5 33 (7.93%) MCP
6 31 (7.45%) MCSA
7 27 (6.49%) Degree
8 18 (4.33%) Cisco Certification
9 17 (4.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 14 (3.37%) SC Cleared
11 13 (3.13%) DV Cleared
11 13 (3.13%) CCNA
12 9 (2.16%) MCTS
13 8 (1.92%) Citrix Certification
14 7 (1.68%) CCA
14 7 (1.68%) NCDA
15 5 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
16 4 (0.96%) CCNP
17 2 (0.48%) MCDBA
18 1 (0.24%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (8.41%) SLA
2 4 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.24%) QA
3 1 (0.24%) BS7799
System Software
1 231 (55.53%) Active Directory
2 152 (36.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (13.94%) vSphere
4 53 (12.74%) XenApp
5 37 (8.89%) Hyper-V
6 30 (7.21%) XenDesktop
7 27 (6.49%) VMware ESX
8 12 (2.88%) XenServer
9 11 (2.64%) VMware Server
10 10 (2.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 9 (2.16%) Terminal Services
12 7 (1.68%) Microsoft App-V
13 6 (1.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 5 (1.20%) Xen
14 5 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
15 4 (0.96%) Squid
15 4 (0.96%) Terminal Server
16 3 (0.72%) NLBS
16 3 (0.72%) ISA Server
17 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 49 (11.78%) SCCM
2 41 (9.86%) SCOM
3 22 (5.29%) Backup Exec
4 17 (4.09%) WSUS
5 14 (3.37%) EMC NetWorker
6 13 (3.13%) NetBackup
7 9 (2.16%) Norton AntiVirus
8 7 (1.68%) McAfee ePO
9 6 (1.44%) Tivoli
10 4 (0.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 4 (0.96%) MAILsweeper
10 4 (0.96%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 2 (0.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 1 (0.24%) SCOrch
12 1 (0.24%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 1 (0.24%) SCSM
12 1 (0.24%) XenMobile
12 1 (0.24%) SCVMM
12 1 (0.24%) HP Data Protector
12 1 (0.24%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 250 (60.10%) VMware
2 241 (57.93%) Microsoft
3 153 (36.78%) Citrix
4 65 (15.63%) Cisco
5 42 (10.10%) EMC
6 34 (8.17%) HP
7 32 (7.69%) Symantec
8 20 (4.81%) NetApp
8 20 (4.81%) IBM
9 17 (4.09%) Oracle
10 15 (3.61%) Red Hat
11 13 (3.13%) Dell
12 12 (2.88%) Apple
13 11 (2.64%) SolarWinds
14 9 (2.16%) McAfee
14 9 (2.16%) Clearswift
15 8 (1.92%) Lotus
16 6 (1.44%) Remedy
16 6 (1.44%) Veritas
16 6 (1.44%) Juniper
Bournemouth, Dorset
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Net Talent
Posted: 5 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust
Salary: £25,783 - £34,530 pa depending on qualifications and experience
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Depends on experience + Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust
Salary: From £25,783 to £34,530 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + £1,200 DV Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £43k - 48k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Bridge Recruitment UK Ltd
Salary: 32000-37500 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Secure Virtual
Salary: Benefits, Depending on Experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
IT Connections
Salary: to £32,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham
Jumar Solutions
Salary: Up to £25,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Orpington, Kent
KH Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £31000 per annum + ben+training
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £26000 - £32000 Per Annum GOOD BENEFITS
Posted: 9 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Nuffield Health
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + dependent on experience + Gym
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago