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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Technician
Rank 896 909 866
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Technician 1 23 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.019% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.020% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 15
Average salary £45,000 £29,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.17% +23.40%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £29,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
+55.17% +23.40%

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
102195 114720 103098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 83974 94226 85780
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,954 £27,186 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 3 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 28 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +33 1 £45,000 +55.17%
Manchester - 1 £45,000 -
North West - 1 £45,000 -

Server Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (50.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (50.00%) Firewall
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (40.00%) Citrix
5 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (20.00%) XenApp
6 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
6 2 (20.00%) vSphere
6 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (20.00%) CCA
6 2 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (20.00%) Avaya
6 2 (20.00%) MCSE
6 2 (20.00%) MCSA
6 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (20.00%) CCNA
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco

Server Technician
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (20.00%) Advertising
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (10.00%) Patch Management
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (20.00%) CCA
1 2 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) MCSA
1 2 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) XenApp
2 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) Avaya
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) Wyse
4 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint