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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Support
Rank 620 569 490
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -79
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 301 452 606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.41% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.43% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 276 394 498
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%

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
94638 106188 112312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.31% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79637 87538 91558
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -49 294 £35,000 +6.06% 27
London +32 113 £42,500 +12.58% 5
South East +18 95 £33,750 +3.84% 10
Berkshire +44 48 £40,500 +6.57% 2
Yorkshire +29 20 £30,000 +14.06% 1
Oxfordshire -12 19 £31,000 -22.50%
West Yorkshire +15 16 £30,000 +14.06% 1
North West +7 16 £32,500 -10.34% 5
West Midlands +7 15 £40,500 +52.83%
Windsor - 15 £47,500 -
West Sussex +3 14 £45,000 +12.50% 4
East of England -10 14 £31,500 -3.07%
South West -25 14 £30,000 -1.63% 6
City of London +51 12 £37,500 -28.57% 2
Reading +18 12 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Manchester 0 12 £33,750 -25.00% 4
Crawley - 11 £45,000 -
Bradford +12 10 £30,000 -6.25% 1
Surrey -9 10 £31,000 +14.81%
Abingdon - 10 £31,000 -
Hertfordshire +17 9 £35,500 -5.33%
Oxford -5 9 £28,000 -30.00%
East Midlands -2 8 £27,750 -20.71%
Coventry +7 7 £40,500 +39.65%
Croydon +4 7 £34,500 -23.33%
Gloucestershire -18 7 £24,000 -31.42%
Oldham - 7 £32,500 -
Leeds +17 6 £33,000 +25.47%
Birmingham -2 6 £31,250 +13.63%
Hemel Hempstead +19 5 - -

Server Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 522 (84.88%) Windows
2 423 (68.78%) Windows Server
3 314 (51.06%) VMware
4 309 (50.24%) Microsoft
5 298 (48.46%) Active Directory
6 212 (34.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 208 (33.82%) VMware Infrastructure
8 206 (33.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 190 (30.89%) MS Exchange
10 155 (25.20%) MS Excel
11 153 (24.88%) Linux
12 139 (22.60%) SAN
13 131 (21.30%) SQL Server
14 124 (20.16%) Hyper-V
15 116 (18.86%) DNS
16 115 (18.70%) Firewall
17 112 (18.21%) Office 365
18 108 (17.56%) MS Office
19 105 (17.07%) ITIL
20 103 (16.75%) Microsoft Certification
21 97 (15.77%) SQL
22 96 (15.61%) TCP/IP
23 95 (15.45%) Windows 7
23 95 (15.45%) Windows Server 2003
24 90 (14.63%) Cisco
24 90 (14.63%) Citrix
25 88 (14.31%) PowerShell
26 85 (13.82%) HP
27 82 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
28 78 (12.68%) DHCP

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
1 190 (30.89%) MS Exchange
2 82 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 63 (10.24%) Tomcat
4 60 (9.76%) SharePoint
5 55 (8.94%) Apache
6 44 (7.15%) Exchange Server 2013
7 39 (6.34%) IIS
8 32 (5.20%) JBoss
9 31 (5.04%) WebSphere
10 26 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2007
11 25 (4.07%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 22 (3.58%) BizTalk Server
13 21 (3.41%) WebLogic
14 18 (2.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 17 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2003
16 16 (2.60%) Skype for Business
17 11 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
18 10 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2000
19 8 (1.30%) WebSphere Application Server
20 6 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 155 (25.20%) MS Excel
2 108 (17.56%) MS Office
3 19 (3.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.16%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.81%) Cognos Planning
2 5 (0.81%) ResourceLink
2 5 (0.81%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (0.49%) Misys Opics
4 1 (0.16%) Maximo
4 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 112 (18.21%) Office 365
2 48 (7.80%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (4.88%) SaaS
4 16 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (2.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 6 (0.98%) Google Apps
7 3 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.49%) Route 53
8 2 (0.33%) IaaS
8 2 (0.33%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.16%) IBM SmartCloud
9 1 (0.16%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 139 (22.60%) SAN
2 116 (18.86%) DNS
3 115 (18.70%) Firewall
4 96 (15.61%) TCP/IP
5 78 (12.68%) DHCP
6 70 (11.38%) LAN
7 60 (9.76%) WAN
8 50 (8.13%) NAS
9 47 (7.64%) HTTP
10 43 (6.99%) VPN
11 35 (5.69%) LDAP
12 23 (3.74%) VLAN
13 19 (3.09%) Internet
14 15 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
15 14 (2.28%) Wireless
16 13 (2.11%) VoIP
17 10 (1.63%) SMTP
17 10 (1.63%) SSL
18 8 (1.30%) Network Security
18 8 (1.30%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (21.30%) SQL Server
2 51 (8.29%) MySQL
3 26 (4.23%) Relational Database
4 25 (4.07%) RDBMS
4 25 (4.07%) SQL Server 2012
5 22 (3.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (2.11%) DB2
7 9 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (0.81%) Cognos Impromptu
10 4 (0.65%) GIS
10 4 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.49%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.33%) MS Access
12 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.16%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.16%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (0.98%) JIRA
2 4 (0.65%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.49%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.49%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.49%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (0.49%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.16%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (5.04%) Retail
2 28 (4.55%) Finance
3 15 (2.44%) Law
3 15 (2.44%) Telecoms
4 14 (2.28%) Legal
5 10 (1.63%) Manufacturing
5 10 (1.63%) Publishing
6 9 (1.46%) Banking
7 7 (1.14%) Games
8 6 (0.98%) Back Office
8 6 (0.98%) Japanese Language
9 3 (0.49%) Automotive
10 2 (0.33%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.33%) Marketing
10 2 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.16%) Advertising
11 1 (0.16%) Electronics
11 1 (0.16%) Front Office
11 1 (0.16%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (6.34%) .NET
2 28 (4.55%) LAMP
3 27 (4.39%) Web Services
4 21 (3.41%) Middleware
5 8 (1.30%) ASP.NET
5 8 (1.30%) HTML
5 8 (1.30%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (0.49%) EDI
7 2 (0.33%) XML
8 1 (0.16%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.16%) Node.js
8 1 (0.16%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 65 (10.57%) Data Centre
2 34 (5.53%) Driving Licence
3 27 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (3.74%) Blackberry
5 21 (3.41%) Clustering
6 14 (2.28%) Management Information System
6 14 (2.28%) Replication
7 9 (1.46%) iPad
8 7 (1.14%) Computer Science
9 6 (0.98%) Microsoft Licensing
10 5 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.81%) Fat Client
10 5 (0.81%) iSeries
10 5 (0.81%) Thin Client
10 5 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (0.65%) EqualLogic
11 4 (0.65%) PKI
11 4 (0.65%) Private Cloud
12 3 (0.49%) VCE vBlock
12 3 (0.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 522 (84.88%) Windows
2 423 (68.78%) Windows Server
3 212 (34.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 206 (33.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 153 (24.88%) Linux
6 95 (15.45%) Windows 7
6 95 (15.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 60 (9.76%) Windows 8
8 47 (7.64%) Unix
9 37 (6.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 36 (5.85%) Windows 10
11 26 (4.23%) AIX
12 24 (3.90%) Mac OS X
13 23 (3.74%) CentOS
14 20 (3.25%) Windows XP
15 16 (2.60%) HPUX
15 16 (2.60%) Windows 2000 Server
16 15 (2.44%) Ubuntu
17 13 (2.11%) Android
18 7 (1.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (17.07%) ITIL
2 45 (7.32%) Service Management
3 42 (6.83%) Disaster Recovery
4 40 (6.50%) Mentoring
5 34 (5.53%) Time Management
6 31 (5.04%) Problem Management
7 27 (4.39%) Project Management
8 26 (4.23%) Web Operations
9 24 (3.90%) Service Delivery
9 24 (3.90%) Virtual Environments
10 21 (3.41%) Change Control
11 18 (2.93%) CRM
12 16 (2.60%) Server Virtualisation
13 15 (2.44%) ITSM
13 15 (2.44%) Root Cause Analysis
14 14 (2.28%) Coaching
14 14 (2.28%) Migration
15 12 (1.95%) Incident Management
15 12 (1.95%) Performance Tuning
16 11 (1.79%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 97 (15.77%) SQL
2 88 (14.31%) PowerShell
3 34 (5.53%) Java
4 32 (5.20%) Perl
5 25 (4.07%) Bash Shell
6 18 (2.93%) Python
7 16 (2.60%) C
8 14 (2.28%) JavaScript
9 6 (0.98%) Shell Script
10 4 (0.65%) VBA
11 3 (0.49%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.49%) VB
12 2 (0.33%) C#
13 1 (0.16%) PHP
13 1 (0.16%) Ruby
13 1 (0.16%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 103 (16.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 61 (9.92%) MCSE
3 60 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
4 57 (9.27%) MCSA
5 55 (8.94%) CCNA
6 40 (6.50%) Degree
7 19 (3.09%) MCITP
8 17 (2.76%) MCP
9 8 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (1.30%) Security Cleared
10 5 (0.81%) DBS Check
10 5 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (0.65%) SC Cleared
12 3 (0.49%) JNCIS
12 3 (0.49%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.33%) CCDA
13 2 (0.33%) CCNP
13 2 (0.33%) Citrix Certification
13 2 (0.33%) DV Cleared
14 1 (0.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (8.62%) SLA
2 4 (0.65%) QA
3 3 (0.49%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.16%) RMADS
System Software
1 298 (48.46%) Active Directory
2 208 (33.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 124 (20.16%) Hyper-V
4 51 (8.29%) vSphere
5 25 (4.07%) Oracle RAC
6 20 (3.25%) Firmware
6 20 (3.25%) XenApp
7 19 (3.09%) VMware ESXi
8 17 (2.76%) VMware ESX
9 16 (2.60%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 15 (2.44%) Terminal Services
11 13 (2.11%) XenServer
12 12 (1.95%) XenDesktop
13 11 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
14 5 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
14 5 (0.81%) VMware Server
15 4 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
15 4 (0.65%) vCloud
15 4 (0.65%) VMware Workstation
16 3 (0.49%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 48 (7.80%) SCOM
2 37 (6.02%) SCCM
3 36 (5.85%) Backup Exec
4 29 (4.72%) Nagios
4 29 (4.72%) Puppet
5 26 (4.23%) WSUS
6 22 (3.58%) OpenAM
7 20 (3.25%) Norton AntiVirus
7 20 (3.25%) Tivoli
8 12 (1.95%) McAfee ePO
9 11 (1.79%) NetBackup
10 9 (1.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 6 (0.98%) AirWatch
12 5 (0.81%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 5 (0.81%) SCDPM
13 4 (0.65%) DameWare
13 4 (0.65%) HP Data Protector
13 4 (0.65%) Microsoft Clustering
13 4 (0.65%) Perfmon
13 4 (0.65%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 314 (51.06%) VMware
2 309 (50.24%) Microsoft
3 90 (14.63%) Cisco
3 90 (14.63%) Citrix
4 85 (13.82%) HP
5 63 (10.24%) Red Hat
6 58 (9.43%) IBM
7 53 (8.62%) Oracle
8 37 (6.02%) Veeam
9 34 (5.53%) NetApp
10 32 (5.20%) Symantec
11 31 (5.04%) Sun
12 30 (4.88%) Apple
13 19 (3.09%) EMC
14 16 (2.60%) Avaya
15 15 (2.44%) Dell
15 15 (2.44%) Intel Security
16 10 (1.63%) WatchGuard
17 9 (1.46%) Sophos
18 8 (1.30%) CommVault
Stockport, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ringwood, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + excellent training opportunities
Posted: 2 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Negotiable + Bonus + Shift Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochester, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum + £3000 annual bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Clevedon, Somerset, United Kingdom
XIST4 Recruitment
Salary: £30-38,000 + Good Bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Maidenhead
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Gatwick
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £22500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
West London
Clarion Communication IT
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London, Central London, United Kingdom
XIST4 Recruitment
Salary: £30-35,000 + Good Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago