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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Server Support
UK
Rank 673 595 550
Rank change year-on-year
-78 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 173 376 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.37% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.39% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 152 338 392
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +10.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,475 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £32,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-14.06% +3.22%

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
81623 97249 103130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.46% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67793 81597 85223
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 20 February 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 20 February 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 -60 159 £32,250 -7.85% 16
London -13 55 £42,500 +11.84% 4
South East +12 49 £25,500 -27.14% 4
Surrey +50 22 £21,500 -28.33% 1
East of England +26 20 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Reigate +41 17 £21,500 +26.47%
Hertfordshire +17 14 £32,500 +3.17% 2
Kent +10 12 £30,000 -29.41%
East Midlands -10 11 £35,500 +9.23% 1
Yorkshire +20 10 £25,000 -7.40%
Northamptonshire +5 9 £37,500 - 1
West Sussex +10 8 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Crawley - 8 £40,000 - 1
Northampton +4 7 £37,500 - 1
Harrogate +2 7 £25,000 -7.40%
North Yorkshire 0 7 £25,000 -7.40%
Berkshire +19 6 £40,000 +8.84% 1
Wales -2 6 £24,500 +19.51%
North West -34 6 £26,500 -5.35% 1
North Wales - 6 £24,500 -
Denbighshire - 6 £24,500 -
Denbigh - 6 £24,500 -
Watford - 5 - -
West Midlands +19 4 £27,500 +7.84%
South West +11 4 £30,000 +15.38% 4
Bracknell +7 4 £29,750 -40.50%
Manchester -43 4 £26,500 -5.35%
Wiltshire +25 3 £30,000 -3.22% 1
Hull - 3 £26,000 -
Maidstone - 3 £21,500 -

Server Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 324 (88.52%) Windows
2 247 (67.49%) Windows Server
3 196 (53.55%) Microsoft
4 188 (51.37%) VMware
5 168 (45.90%) Active Directory
6 136 (37.16%) VMware Infrastructure
7 128 (34.97%) MS Exchange
8 122 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 111 (30.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 109 (29.78%) MS Excel
11 106 (28.96%) Linux
12 104 (28.42%) Firewall
13 85 (23.22%) Office 365
14 74 (20.22%) Hyper-V
15 71 (19.40%) PowerShell
15 71 (19.40%) Cisco
16 69 (18.85%) TCP/IP
17 66 (18.03%) SQL Server
18 65 (17.76%) SAN
19 64 (17.49%) ITIL
20 55 (15.03%) Microsoft Certification
21 53 (14.48%) Windows Server 2003
21 53 (14.48%) Windows 7
22 52 (14.21%) Citrix
23 51 (13.93%) MS Office
24 50 (13.66%) SQL
24 50 (13.66%) DNS
25 47 (12.84%) WAN
25 47 (12.84%) LAN
26 46 (12.57%) 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
1 128 (34.97%) MS Exchange
2 37 (10.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 34 (9.29%) SharePoint
4 31 (8.47%) Tomcat
5 29 (7.92%) Exchange Server 2010
6 28 (7.65%) Apache
7 27 (7.38%) Skype for Business
8 22 (6.01%) JBoss
9 20 (5.46%) WebSphere
10 19 (5.19%) BizTalk Server
10 19 (5.19%) WebLogic
11 18 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2003
11 18 (4.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 14 (3.83%) Exchange Server 2007
12 14 (3.83%) IIS
13 6 (1.64%) Confluence
14 5 (1.37%) IBM Domino
15 3 (0.82%) ArcGIS
16 2 (0.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 2 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 109 (29.78%) MS Excel
2 51 (13.93%) MS Office
3 4 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.09%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 85 (23.22%) Office 365
2 37 (10.11%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (6.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (4.92%) SaaS
5 7 (1.91%) Mimecast
5 7 (1.91%) PaaS
6 6 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (1.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 5 (1.37%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 104 (28.42%) Firewall
2 69 (18.85%) TCP/IP
3 65 (17.76%) SAN
4 50 (13.66%) DNS
5 47 (12.84%) LAN
5 47 (12.84%) WAN
6 46 (12.57%) DHCP
7 33 (9.02%) VPN
8 29 (7.92%) VLAN
9 26 (7.10%) VoIP
10 23 (6.28%) Internet
11 22 (6.01%) HTTP
12 21 (5.74%) NAS
13 18 (4.92%) LDAP
14 15 (4.10%) Skype
15 13 (3.55%) Wireless
16 10 (2.73%) Broadband
16 10 (2.73%) Network Security
17 9 (2.46%) Cisco IOS
18 8 (2.19%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (18.03%) SQL Server
2 32 (8.74%) MySQL
3 20 (5.46%) RDBMS
3 20 (5.46%) Relational Database
4 14 (3.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (2.73%) Crystal Reports
6 9 (2.46%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (2.19%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.82%) GIS
9 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (1.91%) JIRA
2 3 (0.82%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.82%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (9.56%) Finance
2 20 (5.46%) Telecoms
3 17 (4.64%) Retail
4 16 (4.37%) Banking
5 11 (3.01%) Italian Language
6 4 (1.09%) Back Office
6 4 (1.09%) Games
6 4 (1.09%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.55%) Electronics
7 2 (0.55%) German Language
7 2 (0.55%) Marketing
7 2 (0.55%) Military
7 2 (0.55%) Publishing
8 1 (0.27%) French Language
8 1 (0.27%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (7.92%) Web Services
2 24 (6.56%) Middleware
3 19 (5.19%) LAMP
4 13 (3.55%) Software Packaging
5 9 (2.46%) .NET
6 7 (1.91%) ASP.NET
7 5 (1.37%) Flash
8 2 (0.55%) 802.1X
8 2 (0.55%) COM
8 2 (0.55%) HornetQ
9 1 (0.27%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (0.27%) HTML
9 1 (0.27%) JSON
9 1 (0.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (6.01%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (4.92%) Data Centre
4 17 (4.64%) Computer Science
5 14 (3.83%) Hedge funds
6 10 (2.73%) Blackberry
6 10 (2.73%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.46%) Driving Licence
7 9 (2.46%) Mobile App
8 8 (2.19%) Replication
9 7 (1.91%) CCTV
9 7 (1.91%) Clustering
10 6 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (1.09%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.82%) iPad
12 3 (0.82%) iPhone
13 1 (0.27%) Digital Media
13 1 (0.27%) iSeries
13 1 (0.27%) SWIFT
13 1 (0.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 324 (88.52%) Windows
2 247 (67.49%) Windows Server
3 122 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 111 (30.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 106 (28.96%) Linux
6 53 (14.48%) Windows 7
6 53 (14.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 29 (7.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 28 (7.65%) Windows 10
9 22 (6.01%) Windows 8
10 17 (4.64%) Windows XP
11 14 (3.83%) Mac OS
12 12 (3.28%) Android
13 11 (3.01%) Unix
14 5 (1.37%) Data ONTAP
15 4 (1.09%) Mac OS X
15 4 (1.09%) Solaris
16 3 (0.82%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.82%) Windows Vista
17 2 (0.55%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (17.49%) ITIL
2 31 (8.47%) Service Management
3 25 (6.83%) Data Protection
3 25 (6.83%) Disaster Recovery
3 25 (6.83%) Server Virtualisation
4 18 (4.92%) Web Operations
5 17 (4.64%) E-Commerce
5 17 (4.64%) Migration
6 15 (4.10%) Kalman Filter
6 15 (4.10%) Project Management
6 15 (4.10%) Time Management
7 13 (3.55%) Change Control
7 13 (3.55%) Change Management
7 13 (3.55%) Incident Management
7 13 (3.55%) Problem Management
7 13 (3.55%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 12 (3.28%) ITSM
8 12 (3.28%) Mentoring
8 12 (3.28%) Server Building
9 11 (3.01%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 71 (19.40%) PowerShell
2 50 (13.66%) SQL
3 24 (6.56%) Bash Shell
4 22 (6.01%) C
5 20 (5.46%) Perl
6 11 (3.01%) Java
7 6 (1.64%) JavaScript
7 6 (1.64%) Python
8 3 (0.82%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.82%) VB
9 2 (0.55%) PHP
9 2 (0.55%) VBScript
10 1 (0.27%) C#
10 1 (0.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 55 (15.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (11.48%) MCSE
3 41 (11.20%) Degree
4 30 (8.20%) MCSA
5 27 (7.38%) MCP
6 26 (7.10%) MCITP
7 21 (5.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 20 (5.46%) CCNA
8 20 (5.46%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (3.83%) Security Cleared
10 12 (3.28%) SC Cleared
11 10 (2.73%) A+ Certification
12 9 (2.46%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (1.37%) DBS Check
13 5 (1.37%) HND
14 4 (1.09%) IBM Certification
15 3 (0.82%) GNVQ
16 2 (0.55%) DV Cleared
16 2 (0.55%) MCT
16 2 (0.55%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (9.56%) SLA
2 6 (1.64%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 168 (45.90%) Active Directory
2 136 (37.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (20.22%) Hyper-V
4 30 (8.20%) vSphere
5 21 (5.74%) VMware Workstation
6 20 (5.46%) VMware ESX
6 20 (5.46%) XenApp
7 18 (4.92%) Oracle RAC
8 16 (4.37%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (3.28%) XenServer
10 10 (2.73%) VMware Server
11 9 (2.46%) Terminal Services
12 6 (1.64%) XenDesktop
13 5 (1.37%) Xen
14 3 (0.82%) Shibboleth
15 2 (0.55%) NFS
16 1 (0.27%) Terminal Server
16 1 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 31 (8.47%) SCCM
2 22 (6.01%) Puppet
3 18 (4.92%) OpenAM
4 17 (4.64%) SCOM
5 13 (3.55%) Backup Exec
6 9 (2.46%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (1.64%) Ansible
7 6 (1.64%) WSUS
8 4 (1.09%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (0.82%) Cobbler
9 3 (0.82%) DameWare
9 3 (0.82%) Perfmon
9 3 (0.82%) XenMobile
10 2 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.55%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.55%) Oracle ZFS
10 2 (0.55%) Red Hat Satellite
11 1 (0.27%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.27%) Grafana
11 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 196 (53.55%) Microsoft
2 188 (51.37%) VMware
3 71 (19.40%) Cisco
4 52 (14.21%) Citrix
5 33 (9.02%) HP
6 31 (8.47%) Red Hat
7 25 (6.83%) Oracle
8 22 (6.01%) Veeam
9 21 (5.74%) Symantec
10 20 (5.46%) Sun
11 17 (4.64%) IBM
12 16 (4.37%) Dell
13 12 (3.28%) CheckPoint
13 12 (3.28%) Kaspersky
13 12 (3.28%) SonicWALL
13 12 (3.28%) WatchGuard
14 11 (3.01%) Apple
14 11 (3.01%) Draytek
14 11 (3.01%) NetApp
15 10 (2.73%) Juniper
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