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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Support
Rank 667 582 504
Rank change year-on-year
-85 -78
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 245 407 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.37% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.39% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 226 357 448
Median salary £35,000 £32,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.63%

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
90765 105251 110157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.20% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76040 87694 88974
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 -72 240 £35,000 +7.69% 20
London +17 97 £36,500 +12.30% 5
South East -9 67 £30,000 -14.28% 5
Berkshire +32 33 £35,000 -9.09% 2
Reading +30 20 £45,000 +15.38% 2
South West -21 19 £34,000 +25.92% 6
East of England -7 15 £35,000 +16.66% 2
West Sussex +24 14 £32,500 +41.30%
North West -3 14 £35,000 +16.66%
Yorkshire +31 12 £32,750 +24.52% 1
West Yorkshire +20 11 £33,000 +25.47%
West Midlands -23 11 £36,500 +37.73%
City of London +33 9 £36,750 +22.50% 2
Manchester -14 9 £35,000 +16.66%
Surrey -38 9 £25,000 -28.57%
Kingston Upon Thames - 8 £52,500 -
Hertfordshire +17 7 £22,500 -23.72%
Gatwick +3 7 £22,500 -2.17%
Crawley - 7 £52,500 -
Leeds +19 6 £33,000 +25.47%
Cambridgeshire +18 6 £38,750 +10.71% 2
Bristol +8 6 £32,500 +8.33% 3
East Midlands +11 5 £25,000 -37.50% 1
Oxfordshire +10 5 £22,500 -43.75% 2
Wiltshire +3 5 £38,000 -10.58%
Coventry -5 5 £40,500 +35.00%
Corsham - 5 £38,000 -
Bradford - 5 £30,000 -
Banbury - 5 £22,500 -
Oldham - 5 £35,000 -

Server Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 476 (86.23%) Windows
2 384 (69.57%) Windows Server
3 283 (51.27%) Active Directory
4 268 (48.55%) VMware
5 259 (46.92%) Microsoft
6 183 (33.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 183 (33.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 173 (31.34%) VMware Infrastructure
8 144 (26.09%) MS Exchange
9 141 (25.54%) MS Excel
10 140 (25.36%) Linux
11 119 (21.56%) SQL Server
12 115 (20.83%) SAN
13 110 (19.93%) DNS
14 105 (19.02%) PowerShell
15 103 (18.66%) Firewall
16 100 (18.12%) ITIL
16 100 (18.12%) TCP/IP
17 99 (17.93%) Windows 7
18 91 (16.49%) Hyper-V
18 91 (16.49%) SQL
19 87 (15.76%) Citrix
20 83 (15.04%) MS Office
20 83 (15.04%) Office 365
21 82 (14.86%) Cisco
22 81 (14.67%) Microsoft Certification
23 76 (13.77%) DHCP
24 74 (13.41%) Windows Server 2003
25 67 (12.14%) Exchange Server 2010
26 66 (11.96%) Red Hat

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
1 144 (26.09%) MS Exchange
2 67 (12.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 54 (9.78%) Apache
3 54 (9.78%) Tomcat
4 43 (7.79%) WebSphere
5 42 (7.61%) SharePoint
6 39 (7.07%) Exchange Server 2013
7 38 (6.88%) JBoss
8 35 (6.34%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 35 (6.34%) WebLogic
9 33 (5.98%) BizTalk Server
10 31 (5.62%) IIS
11 20 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2007
12 13 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2003
13 12 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
13 12 (2.17%) Skype for Business
14 11 (1.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 8 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
16 5 (0.91%) SharePoint Server
17 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 141 (25.54%) MS Excel
2 83 (15.04%) MS Office
3 13 (2.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.72%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.18%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.36%) Misys Opics
3 1 (0.18%) Cognos Planning
3 1 (0.18%) Maximo
3 1 (0.18%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 83 (15.04%) Office 365
2 49 (8.88%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (6.70%) SaaS
4 18 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.91%) IaaS
6 3 (0.54%) Google Apps
6 3 (0.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.36%) PaaS
8 1 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.18%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.18%) IBM SmartCloud
8 1 (0.18%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 115 (20.83%) SAN
2 110 (19.93%) DNS
3 103 (18.66%) Firewall
4 100 (18.12%) TCP/IP
5 76 (13.77%) DHCP
6 56 (10.14%) LAN
7 53 (9.60%) NAS
8 50 (9.06%) HTTP
9 49 (8.88%) WAN
10 45 (8.15%) LDAP
10 45 (8.15%) VPN
11 21 (3.80%) VoIP
12 18 (3.26%) VLAN
13 14 (2.54%) Internet
14 13 (2.36%) Wi-Fi
15 12 (2.17%) Wireless
16 10 (1.81%) Network Security
17 9 (1.63%) Cisco IOS
17 9 (1.63%) Skype
17 9 (1.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (21.56%) SQL Server
2 45 (8.15%) MySQL
3 35 (6.34%) RDBMS
3 35 (6.34%) Relational Database
4 25 (4.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 24 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (1.99%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (1.45%) DB2
8 5 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.54%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.18%) Cognos Impromptu
11 1 (0.18%) MS Access
11 1 (0.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (0.54%) MSBuild
1 3 (0.54%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (0.54%) TeamCity
2 2 (0.36%) JIRA
3 1 (0.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.18%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 36 (6.52%) Finance
2 20 (3.62%) Banking
3 17 (3.08%) Telecoms
4 14 (2.54%) Retail
5 13 (2.36%) Law
6 12 (2.17%) Legal
7 11 (1.99%) Manufacturing
8 10 (1.81%) Publishing
9 7 (1.27%) Games
10 6 (1.09%) Japanese Language
11 4 (0.72%) Italian Language
12 3 (0.54%) Automotive
13 2 (0.36%) Back Office
13 2 (0.36%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.36%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.36%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.18%) Advertising
14 1 (0.18%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (6.88%) Web Services
2 36 (6.52%) LAMP
3 34 (6.16%) .NET
4 31 (5.62%) Middleware
5 10 (1.81%) HTML
6 8 (1.45%) WebSphere MQ
7 7 (1.27%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.54%) WSH
8 3 (0.54%) XML
9 1 (0.18%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 47 (8.51%) Data Centre
2 34 (6.16%) Driving Licence
3 29 (5.25%) Clustering
4 26 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (2.54%) Blackberry
6 14 (2.54%) iPad
6 14 (2.54%) Replication
7 11 (1.99%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.09%) iPhone
8 6 (1.09%) iSeries
9 4 (0.72%) EMC VNX
9 4 (0.72%) EPoS
10 3 (0.54%) CESG
10 3 (0.54%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.54%) PKI
10 3 (0.54%) PMI
11 2 (0.36%) HP Superdome
12 1 (0.18%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.18%) Xserve
Operating Systems
1 476 (86.23%) Windows
2 384 (69.57%) Windows Server
3 183 (33.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 183 (33.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 140 (25.36%) Linux
5 99 (17.93%) Windows 7
6 74 (13.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 51 (9.24%) Windows 8
8 50 (9.06%) Unix
9 42 (7.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 38 (6.88%) Windows 10
11 19 (3.44%) AIX
11 19 (3.44%) Windows XP
12 18 (3.26%) CentOS
13 17 (3.08%) Android
14 16 (2.90%) Mac OS X
15 15 (2.72%) Ubuntu
16 10 (1.81%) Apple iOS
16 10 (1.81%) HPUX
17 8 (1.45%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (18.12%) ITIL
2 35 (6.34%) Web Operations
3 33 (5.98%) Problem Management
4 30 (5.43%) Mentoring
5 27 (4.89%) Service Management
6 26 (4.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 24 (4.35%) Virtual Environments
8 23 (4.17%) Change Control
9 19 (3.44%) Server Virtualisation
10 18 (3.26%) Project Management
11 16 (2.90%) Incident Management
11 16 (2.90%) ITIL V3
11 16 (2.90%) Time Management
12 15 (2.72%) CRM
13 14 (2.54%) Root Cause Analysis
14 13 (2.36%) Migration
15 12 (2.17%) Coaching
15 12 (2.17%) Load Balancing
15 12 (2.17%) Performance Tuning
16 11 (1.99%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 105 (19.02%) PowerShell
2 91 (16.49%) SQL
3 44 (7.97%) Perl
4 40 (7.25%) Bash Shell
5 34 (6.16%) C
6 25 (4.53%) Java
7 13 (2.36%) JavaScript
7 13 (2.36%) Python
8 4 (0.72%) VBScript
9 2 (0.36%) VB
9 2 (0.36%) VBA
10 1 (0.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 81 (14.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 57 (10.33%) MCSA
3 48 (8.70%) MCSE
4 37 (6.70%) Cisco Certification
5 36 (6.52%) CCNA
6 22 (3.99%) Degree
6 22 (3.99%) MCITP
7 18 (3.26%) MCP
8 17 (3.08%) Security Cleared
9 13 (2.36%) SC Cleared
10 9 (1.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (1.09%) DBS Check
11 6 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.91%) MCTS
13 3 (0.54%) JNCIS
13 3 (0.54%) PMI Certification
14 2 (0.36%) Citrix Certification
14 2 (0.36%) DV Cleared
15 1 (0.18%) HNC
15 1 (0.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (6.88%) SLA
2 6 (1.09%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.72%) QA
4 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 283 (51.27%) Active Directory
2 173 (31.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 91 (16.49%) Hyper-V
4 50 (9.06%) vSphere
5 37 (6.70%) XenApp
6 35 (6.34%) Oracle RAC
7 21 (3.80%) Firmware
8 13 (2.36%) VMware ESX
9 12 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (1.81%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 10 (1.81%) XenDesktop
10 10 (1.81%) XenServer
11 8 (1.45%) VMware Server
12 6 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
12 6 (1.09%) Virtual Servers
13 4 (0.72%) Terminal Server
13 4 (0.72%) Xen
14 3 (0.54%) Shibboleth
15 2 (0.36%) DFS Replication
15 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 35 (6.34%) SCCM
2 33 (5.98%) Puppet
3 32 (5.80%) OpenAM
4 30 (5.43%) Backup Exec
4 30 (5.43%) SCOM
5 26 (4.71%) WSUS
6 20 (3.62%) Nagios
6 20 (3.62%) Norton AntiVirus
7 14 (2.54%) Tivoli
8 9 (1.63%) AirWatch
9 8 (1.45%) Microsoft Clustering
9 8 (1.45%) NetBackup
10 7 (1.27%) McAfee ePO
11 6 (1.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 4 (0.72%) DameWare
12 4 (0.72%) HP Data Protector
12 4 (0.72%) Perfmon
12 4 (0.72%) SCVMM
13 3 (0.54%) Cisco CUCM
13 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 268 (48.55%) VMware
2 259 (46.92%) Microsoft
3 87 (15.76%) Citrix
4 82 (14.86%) Cisco
5 66 (11.96%) Red Hat
6 61 (11.05%) HP
7 52 (9.42%) Oracle
8 40 (7.25%) Sun
9 38 (6.88%) Symantec
10 34 (6.16%) IBM
11 33 (5.98%) NetApp
12 32 (5.80%) Veeam
13 20 (3.62%) Apple
14 19 (3.44%) Dell
15 13 (2.36%) CommVault
16 11 (1.99%) CheckPoint
17 10 (1.81%) Intel Security
17 10 (1.81%) Juniper
18 9 (1.63%) Avaya
18 9 (1.63%) EMC
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ringwood, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Networking People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cornwall
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + career progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Network Compucare
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Company vehicle + profit share + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 5 days ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + Pension & Private Medical
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Clarion Communication IT
Salary: £30,000 per annum £30,000 (salary reviewed after six months) Plus Disc
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits, 29 days holida
Posted: 5 days ago