The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Technician
Rank 883 850 887
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Technician 22 29 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.027% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.028% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 12
Average salary £32,500 £22,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.72% -58.09%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £22,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+47.72% -20.00%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110640 102566 112158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90375 84963 96161
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 24 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 25 July 2014. 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 -41 9 £31,500 +53.65%
Scotland -9 8 £35,000 +48.93%
South East -10 6 £32,000 +24.27%
South Wales - 5 - -
Wales - 5 - -
Cardiff - 5 - -
Edinburgh - 4 £35,000 -
Maidenhead - 4 £32,500 -
Berkshire - 4 £32,500 -
Hampshire +4 2 £29,500 +7.27%
Highlands +3 2 - -
Inverness +2 2 - -
Nairn - 2 - -
Moray - 2 - -
South West -12 1 £32,000 -
West Yorkshire -37 1 £29,000 +41.46%
Leeds -40 1 £29,000 +41.46%
Yorkshire -54 1 £29,000 +41.46%
East Midlands - 1 £27,000 -
Bristol - 1 £32,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £27,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £27,000 -
Farnborough - 1 £27,500 -
Hook - 1 £31,500 -

Server Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 40 (85.11%) Windows
2 29 (61.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (57.45%) VMware
4 22 (46.81%) Active Directory
5 21 (44.68%) MS Exchange
6 20 (42.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (38.30%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (31.91%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (31.91%) Linux
8 15 (31.91%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
9 14 (29.79%) Citrix
10 12 (25.53%) Firewall
10 12 (25.53%) MCSE
10 12 (25.53%) vSphere
11 11 (23.40%) SLA
11 11 (23.40%) Cisco
12 10 (21.28%) SQL
12 10 (21.28%) Windows 7
13 9 (19.15%) Infrastructure Management
13 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
13 9 (19.15%) IBM
13 9 (19.15%) HP
14 8 (17.02%) Finance
14 8 (17.02%) XenApp
14 8 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2007
15 7 (14.89%) Security Cleared
15 7 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2010
15 7 (14.89%) IIS
16 6 (12.77%) UNIX

Server Technician
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 21 (44.68%) MS Exchange
2 8 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (14.89%) IIS
4 6 (12.77%) Apache
4 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (8.51%) WorkSite
6 2 (4.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.13%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.53%) Firewall
2 6 (12.77%) DNS
2 6 (12.77%) SAN
3 4 (8.51%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.38%) Internet
5 2 (4.26%) LAN
5 2 (4.26%) WAN
6 1 (2.13%) DHCP
6 1 (2.13%) ADSL
6 1 (2.13%) Network Security
6 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) MySQL
3 1 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) WebLOAD
General
1 8 (17.02%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Advertising
3 2 (4.26%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.38%) Firmware
3 2 (4.26%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.26%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.13%) HACMP
4 1 (2.13%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 40 (85.11%) Windows
2 29 (61.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (42.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (31.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (31.91%) Linux
5 10 (21.28%) Windows 7
6 6 (12.77%) Windows XP
6 6 (12.77%) UNIX
7 2 (4.26%) Mac OS X
7 2 (4.26%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.13%) AIX
8 1 (2.13%) VMS
8 1 (2.13%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.15%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (10.64%) ITIL
3 3 (6.38%) Change Management
3 3 (6.38%) Load Balancing
4 2 (4.26%) Migration
5 1 (2.13%) Service Management
5 1 (2.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.28%) SQL
2 5 (10.64%) VB
3 4 (8.51%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (31.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (25.53%) MCSE
3 7 (14.89%) Security Cleared
4 6 (12.77%) CCNA
4 6 (12.77%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (8.51%) MCSA
5 4 (8.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (4.26%) MCP
6 2 (4.26%) Degree
7 1 (2.13%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (23.40%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (46.81%) Active Directory
2 18 (38.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (25.53%) vSphere
4 8 (17.02%) XenApp
5 5 (10.64%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (8.51%) Terminal Services
7 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V
8 1 (2.13%) Novell eDirectory
8 1 (2.13%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.26%) SCOM
3 1 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 27 (57.45%) VMware
2 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
2 14 (29.79%) Citrix
3 11 (23.40%) Cisco
4 9 (19.15%) IBM
4 9 (19.15%) HP
5 2 (4.26%) Dell
5 2 (4.26%) AppSense
5 2 (4.26%) Sophos
6 1 (2.13%) Autodesk
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle
6 1 (2.13%) WatchGuard
6 1 (2.13%) SonicWALL
6 1 (2.13%) Novell
6 1 (2.13%) Veritas
6 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.13%) Symantec