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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Server Support
UK
Rank 679 582 573
Rank change year-on-year
-97 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 166 366 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.37% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.38% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 151 330 361
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -4.76%

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
81089 96565 99662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67342 81085 82844
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 18 January 2017 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 18 January 2017. 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 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 -92 148 £30,000 -7.69% 20
South East +11 50 £24,000 -29.41% 4
London -13 49 £42,500 +21.42% 5
Surrey +43 23 £21,500 -20.37%
Reigate +41 18 £19,250 +13.23%
East of England +21 14 £32,500 -13.33% 4
Berkshire +22 12 £25,000 -30.55% 2
Hertfordshire +13 12 £32,500 -13.33% 3
North West -38 9 £30,500 +8.92% 1
Reading +38 7 £25,000 -37.50%
Yorkshire +20 7 £25,000 -7.40% 4
West Sussex +16 7 £40,000 +73.91% 1
Wales +5 7 £24,500 +19.51%
West Midlands -1 7 £28,500 +14.00%
Manchester -43 7 £31,000 +10.71% 1
North Wales - 7 £24,500 -
Denbighshire - 7 £24,500 -
East Midlands +2 6 £33,500 -16.25% 2
Crawley - 6 £40,000 - 1
Denbigh - 6 £24,500 -
Harrogate +10 5 £25,000 +11.11% 1
South West +2 5 £30,000 +25.00%
North Yorkshire -6 5 £25,000 +1.01% 1
Kent -9 5 £21,500 -49.41% 1
Watford - 5 - -
Bracknell +15 4 £19,500 -61.00% 1
Wiltshire +28 3 £30,000 -20.52%
Northamptonshire -3 3 £33,500 -21.17% 2
Lincolnshire - 3 £37,500 -
Brackley - 3 £33,500 -

Server Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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.

1 360 (90.91%) Windows
2 270 (68.18%) Windows Server
3 213 (53.79%) Microsoft
4 203 (51.26%) VMware
5 193 (48.74%) Active Directory
6 142 (35.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 137 (34.60%) MS Exchange
8 129 (32.58%) Windows Server 2012
9 121 (30.56%) MS Excel
10 119 (30.05%) Windows Server 2008
11 114 (28.79%) Linux
12 106 (26.77%) Firewall
13 83 (20.96%) SQL Server
14 82 (20.71%) TCP/IP
15 80 (20.20%) Office 365
15 80 (20.20%) PowerShell
16 78 (19.70%) Cisco
17 69 (17.42%) ITIL
18 68 (17.17%) Microsoft Certification
18 68 (17.17%) Hyper-V
19 66 (16.67%) SQL
20 65 (16.41%) MS Office
20 65 (16.41%) Windows 7
21 64 (16.16%) SAN
21 64 (16.16%) DNS
22 55 (13.89%) Citrix
23 54 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
23 54 (13.64%) DHCP
24 51 (12.88%) WAN
24 51 (12.88%) LAN

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
1 137 (34.60%) MS Exchange
2 40 (10.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 38 (9.60%) Exchange Server 2013
4 33 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 32 (8.08%) Tomcat
6 31 (7.83%) Apache
6 31 (7.83%) WebSphere
7 28 (7.07%) JBoss
8 27 (6.82%) BizTalk Server
8 27 (6.82%) WebLogic
9 26 (6.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 21 (5.30%) Skype for Business
11 18 (4.55%) IIS
12 15 (3.79%) Exchange Server 2007
13 14 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2003
14 6 (1.52%) Confluence
15 5 (1.26%) IBM Domino
15 5 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
16 3 (0.76%) ArcGIS
16 3 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 121 (30.56%) MS Excel
2 65 (16.41%) MS Office
3 8 (2.02%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 80 (20.20%) Office 365
2 41 (10.35%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (6.57%) SaaS
4 22 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (1.77%) PaaS
6 6 (1.52%) IaaS
6 6 (1.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 5 (1.26%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 106 (26.77%) Firewall
2 82 (20.71%) TCP/IP
3 64 (16.16%) DNS
3 64 (16.16%) SAN
4 54 (13.64%) DHCP
5 51 (12.88%) LAN
5 51 (12.88%) WAN
6 32 (8.08%) VoIP
7 31 (7.83%) NAS
7 31 (7.83%) VPN
8 30 (7.58%) HTTP
9 26 (6.57%) LDAP
10 24 (6.06%) VLAN
11 18 (4.55%) Internet
12 13 (3.28%) Cisco IOS
12 13 (3.28%) Network Security
13 11 (2.78%) Skype
14 10 (2.53%) Broadband
15 9 (2.27%) Wireless
16 8 (2.02%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (20.96%) SQL Server
2 36 (9.09%) MySQL
3 28 (7.07%) RDBMS
3 28 (7.07%) Relational Database
4 16 (4.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (2.02%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.76%) GIS
10 2 (0.51%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.25%) DB2
11 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (1.52%) JIRA
2 3 (0.76%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.76%) MSBuild
2 3 (0.76%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (0.76%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.51%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 43 (10.86%) Finance
2 23 (5.81%) Telecoms
3 22 (5.56%) Banking
4 18 (4.55%) Retail
5 11 (2.78%) Italian Language
6 4 (1.01%) Back Office
6 4 (1.01%) Games
6 4 (1.01%) Law
6 4 (1.01%) Spanish Language
7 3 (0.76%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.51%) Electronics
8 2 (0.51%) German Language
8 2 (0.51%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.51%) Marketing
8 2 (0.51%) Military
8 2 (0.51%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.25%) Front Office
9 1 (0.25%) Japanese Language
9 1 (0.25%) Legal
9 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (9.09%) Web Services
2 32 (8.08%) Middleware
3 26 (6.57%) LAMP
4 13 (3.28%) .NET
5 8 (2.02%) Software Packaging
6 6 (1.52%) ASP.NET
7 5 (1.26%) Flash
8 4 (1.01%) HTML
9 3 (0.76%) WSH
10 2 (0.51%) 802.1X
10 2 (0.51%) HornetQ
11 1 (0.25%) COM
11 1 (0.25%) FIX Protocol
11 1 (0.25%) JSON
11 1 (0.25%) WebSphere MQ
11 1 (0.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.07%) Enterprise Software
2 26 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (4.80%) Data Centre
4 15 (3.79%) Computer Science
5 14 (3.54%) Clustering
6 11 (2.78%) Driving Licence
7 9 (2.27%) Hedge funds
7 9 (2.27%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.27%) Mathematics
8 8 (2.02%) Replication
9 6 (1.52%) Blackberry
9 6 (1.52%) CCTV
9 6 (1.52%) iPad
9 6 (1.52%) iPhone
9 6 (1.52%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.26%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (1.01%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.76%) CESG
12 3 (0.76%) EMC VNX
12 3 (0.76%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 360 (90.91%) Windows
2 270 (68.18%) Windows Server
3 129 (32.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 119 (30.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 114 (28.79%) Linux
6 65 (16.41%) Windows 7
7 54 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 38 (9.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 33 (8.33%) Windows 8
10 30 (7.58%) Windows 10
11 18 (4.55%) Unix
12 14 (3.54%) Android
12 14 (3.54%) Windows XP
13 12 (3.03%) Mac OS
14 6 (1.52%) Apple iOS
15 5 (1.26%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.76%) AIX
16 3 (0.76%) CentOS
16 3 (0.76%) Windows Vista
17 2 (0.51%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (17.42%) ITIL
2 31 (7.83%) Service Management
3 27 (6.82%) Server Virtualisation
4 26 (6.57%) Web Operations
5 25 (6.31%) Data Protection
6 21 (5.30%) Problem Management
7 17 (4.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 15 (3.79%) Project Management
9 14 (3.54%) E-Commerce
9 14 (3.54%) Kalman Filter
9 14 (3.54%) Migration
9 14 (3.54%) Time Management
10 13 (3.28%) Change Control
10 13 (3.28%) Incident Management
10 13 (3.28%) ITSM
11 12 (3.03%) Asset Management
11 12 (3.03%) Mentoring
12 11 (2.78%) Change Management
12 11 (2.78%) Web Filtering
13 10 (2.53%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 80 (20.20%) PowerShell
2 66 (16.67%) SQL
3 32 (8.08%) Bash Shell
4 30 (7.58%) C
5 29 (7.32%) Perl
6 13 (3.28%) Java
7 8 (2.02%) JavaScript
8 6 (1.52%) Python
9 5 (1.26%) VBScript
10 3 (0.76%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.76%) VB
11 2 (0.51%) PHP
12 1 (0.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 68 (17.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 49 (12.37%) MCSE
3 37 (9.34%) MCSA
4 32 (8.08%) MCITP
5 31 (7.83%) Degree
6 22 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 21 (5.30%) MCP
8 20 (5.05%) CCNA
8 20 (5.05%) Cisco Certification
9 17 (4.29%) Security Cleared
10 14 (3.54%) SC Cleared
11 10 (2.53%) A+ Certification
12 6 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (1.52%) MCTS
13 5 (1.26%) DBS Check
14 4 (1.01%) IBM Certification
15 2 (0.51%) DV Cleared
15 2 (0.51%) HNC
15 2 (0.51%) HND
15 2 (0.51%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (8.84%) SLA
2 6 (1.52%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 193 (48.74%) Active Directory
2 142 (35.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (17.17%) Hyper-V
4 30 (7.58%) XenApp
5 28 (7.07%) vSphere
6 26 (6.57%) Oracle RAC
7 18 (4.55%) VMware ESX
8 15 (3.79%) VMware Workstation
9 14 (3.54%) VMware Server
10 13 (3.28%) XenServer
11 9 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
12 8 (2.02%) Terminal Services
13 7 (1.77%) Xen
14 6 (1.52%) XenDesktop
15 4 (1.01%) Shibboleth
15 4 (1.01%) Terminal Server
15 4 (1.01%) Virtual Servers
16 2 (0.51%) Firmware
16 2 (0.51%) NFS
17 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 30 (7.58%) Puppet
1 30 (7.58%) SCCM
2 26 (6.57%) OpenAM
3 13 (3.28%) SCOM
4 10 (2.53%) Backup Exec
4 10 (2.53%) WSUS
5 7 (1.77%) Microsoft Clustering
6 6 (1.52%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (1.01%) NetBackup
7 4 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (0.76%) AirWatch
8 3 (0.76%) Ansible
8 3 (0.76%) Cobbler
8 3 (0.76%) Nagios
8 3 (0.76%) XenMobile
9 2 (0.51%) Oracle ZFS
9 2 (0.51%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (0.25%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.25%) Grafana
10 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 213 (53.79%) Microsoft
2 203 (51.26%) VMware
3 78 (19.70%) Cisco
4 55 (13.89%) Citrix
5 42 (10.61%) Red Hat
6 37 (9.34%) HP
7 32 (8.08%) Oracle
8 28 (7.07%) Sun
9 22 (5.56%) Symantec
10 21 (5.30%) Dell
11 19 (4.80%) Veeam
12 14 (3.54%) Apple
12 14 (3.54%) IBM
13 12 (3.03%) CheckPoint
13 12 (3.03%) Draytek
13 12 (3.03%) Juniper
14 10 (2.53%) SonicWALL
15 9 (2.27%) CommVault
15 9 (2.27%) Intel Security
15 9 (2.27%) ZyXEL
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