The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Technician role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Server Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Technician
Rank 867 861 843
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Technician 8 17 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.016% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.017% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 13
Average salary £37,500 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £27,000 £22,737
10% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £33,050 £42,400
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%

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
100852 100814 101486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.48% 94.87%
Number of salaries quoted 83020 81115 85647
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Server Technician
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Server Technician Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Server Technician
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Server Technician within the UK.

Server Technician Salary Trend in the UK

Server Technician
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Technician within the UK over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -6 5 £37,500 +17.18% 1
Scotland +9 3 - -
Nairn +1 2 - -
Moray 0 2 - -
London - 2 £37,500 -
Manchester +5 1 £39,000 -13.33%
North West -4 1 £39,000 -13.33% 1
South East -18 1 £27,500 -3.50%
West Midlands -35 1 £29,000 -13.43%
Berkshire - 1 £27,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £29,000 -
Cheadle - 1 £39,000 -
Inverness - 1 - -
Highlands - 1 - -

Server Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Server Technician 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 Technician in their job title.

1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (70.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (62.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (55.56%) MS Exchange
5 13 (48.15%) VMware
5 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
7 11 (40.74%) Citrix
7 11 (40.74%) Firewall
7 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (40.74%) vSphere
7 11 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (37.04%) Exchange Server 2007
9 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 8 (29.63%) Cisco
10 8 (29.63%) MCSE
10 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
11 6 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (22.22%) MCSA
11 6 (22.22%) CCNA
11 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Management
13 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2013
13 4 (14.81%) SQL
13 4 (14.81%) Backup Exec
13 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (14.81%) Windows Vista
13 4 (14.81%) XenApp

Server Technician
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Server Technician 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 Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 11 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (37.04%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) DNS
2 1 (3.70%) SAN
General
1 3 (11.11%) Advertising
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (70.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (62.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Vista
6 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 2 (7.41%) Linux
7 2 (7.41%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.41%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (7.41%) ITIL
3 2 (7.41%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) MCSE
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 6 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (22.22%) MCSA
2 6 (22.22%) CCNA
3 2 (7.41%) CCA
3 2 (7.41%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (40.74%) vSphere
3 4 (14.81%) XenApp
4 2 (7.41%) VMware ESX
4 2 (7.41%) Terminal Services
4 2 (7.41%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) VMware
2 11 (40.74%) Citrix
3 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 8 (29.63%) Cisco
5 2 (7.41%) Avaya
5 2 (7.41%) EMC
6 1 (3.70%) AppSense
6 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.70%) Wyse
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