The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Server Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Server Technician
UK
Rank 836 906 926
Rank change year-on-year
+70 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Technician 13 33 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.033% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.034% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 21
Median salary £30,000 £26,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -7.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £47,500 £32,300
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £32,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%

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
81391 96427 101725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.46% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 67597 80923 84638
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 £69,999 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Server Technician
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Server Technician in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Server Technician over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 within the UK.

Server Technician Salary Histogram in the UK

Server Technician
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Technician within the UK over the 3 months to 20 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 +64 4 £32,250 +24.03% 1
London +60 3 £37,000 +42.30%
Uxbridge - 2 £37,000 -
South East +59 1 £27,500 -8.33% 1
Glasgow +26 1 £32,000 -4.47%
Scotland +25 1 £32,000 -4.47%
Hampshire +12 1 £27,500 -
Petersfield - 1 £27,500 -
Croydon - 1 £23,000 -

Server Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Server Technician 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 Technician in the job title.

1 39 (73.58%) Windows
2 37 (69.81%) Cisco
3 33 (62.26%) Microsoft
4 26 (49.06%) HP
4 26 (49.06%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (47.17%) VMware
6 24 (45.28%) Microsoft Certification
6 24 (45.28%) CCNA
6 24 (45.28%) Active Directory
6 24 (45.28%) MCSA
6 24 (45.28%) VMware Infrastructure
6 24 (45.28%) Windows Server
7 23 (43.40%) MS Excel
7 23 (43.40%) A+ Certification
8 22 (41.51%) ZyXEL
9 21 (39.62%) Draytek
10 16 (30.19%) Firewall
11 15 (28.30%) Telecoms
12 14 (26.42%) Windows Server 2003
12 14 (26.42%) DNS
12 14 (26.42%) MS Exchange
12 14 (26.42%) DHCP
13 13 (24.53%) MCP
13 13 (24.53%) 3Com
13 13 (24.53%) NETGEAR
13 13 (24.53%) CCENT
13 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (22.64%) Hyper-V
15 11 (20.75%) Apple
15 11 (20.75%) VPN

Server Technician 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 14 (26.42%) MS Exchange
2 7 (13.21%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 23 (43.40%) MS Excel
2 8 (15.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Office 365
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (30.19%) Firewall
2 14 (26.42%) DHCP
2 14 (26.42%) DNS
3 11 (20.75%) VPN
4 9 (16.98%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (9.43%) SAN
6 4 (7.55%) LAN
6 4 (7.55%) TCP/IP
7 3 (5.66%) WAN
8 2 (3.77%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (1.89%) Internet
9 1 (1.89%) VoIP
General
1 15 (28.30%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.55%) Law
3 1 (1.89%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.55%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.77%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.77%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.77%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.77%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.89%) iPad
4 1 (1.89%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 39 (73.58%) Windows
2 24 (45.28%) Windows Server
3 14 (26.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (18.87%) Android
5 10 (18.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (16.98%) Mac OS
6 9 (16.98%) Windows 7
7 8 (15.09%) Windows 10
8 7 (13.21%) Windows 8
9 4 (7.55%) Mac OS X
10 2 (3.77%) FreeBSD
10 2 (3.77%) Linux
10 2 (3.77%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.98%) Network Planning
2 5 (9.43%) Full Text Search
3 4 (7.55%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (3.77%) ITSM
5 1 (1.89%) Data Protection
5 1 (1.89%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (49.06%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (45.28%) CCNA
2 24 (45.28%) MCSA
2 24 (45.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (43.40%) A+ Certification
4 13 (24.53%) CCENT
4 13 (24.53%) MCP
5 8 (15.09%) MCITP
5 8 (15.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (7.55%) Degree
7 3 (5.66%) MCSE
8 2 (3.77%) DBS Check
8 2 (3.77%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (45.28%) Active Directory
1 24 (45.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (22.64%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) SCCM
1 1 (1.89%) SCOM
Vendors
1 37 (69.81%) Cisco
2 33 (62.26%) Microsoft
3 26 (49.06%) HP
4 25 (47.17%) VMware
5 22 (41.51%) ZyXEL
6 21 (39.62%) Draytek
7 13 (24.53%) 3Com
7 13 (24.53%) NETGEAR
8 11 (20.75%) Apple
9 8 (15.09%) SonicWALL
10 6 (11.32%) Citrix
11 4 (7.55%) Avaya
11 4 (7.55%) Dell
12 2 (3.77%) iManage
12 2 (3.77%) Sun