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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Technician
Rank 921 913 923
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Technician 30 28 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.027% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.028% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 17 24 25
Average salary £26,000 £28,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £22,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,700 £49,200
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £29,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+1.72% +1.75%

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
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Server Technician over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 within the UK.

Server Technician Salary Histogram in the UK

Server Technician
Top 23 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 5 February 2016. 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 +8 23 £26,000 -8.77% 2
South East -4 12 £28,500 +1.78% 2
London +9 9 £26,000 -
Berkshire +4 9 £21,500 -27.11% 1
Wokingham - 8 - - 1
Enfield - 7 £25,000 -
Cardiff - 4 - -
South Wales - 4 - -
Wales - 4 - -
Scotland -3 3 £33,500 +28.84%
Glasgow -10 2 £33,500 +28.84%
West Midlands -19 2 £26,250 -13.93%
East Sussex - 2 £32,500 -
Lewes - 2 £32,500 -
Kent +11 1 £24,500 +2.08%
Moray +5 1 - -
Nairn +1 1 - -
Maidenhead -5 1 £21,500 -33.84%
Sittingbourne - 1 £24,500 -
Lichfield - 1 £27,000 -
Redditch - 1 £25,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 £27,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £25,500 -

Server Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 51 (89.47%) Windows
2 32 (56.14%) Active Directory
3 29 (50.88%) Windows Server
4 27 (47.37%) VMware
5 25 (43.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 22 (38.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (38.60%) Firewall
7 19 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 19 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 19 (33.33%) VPN
8 18 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (29.82%) MS Office
10 16 (28.07%) Symantec
10 16 (28.07%) Backup Exec
11 15 (26.32%) MS Excel
12 14 (24.56%) DNS
13 13 (22.81%) DHCP
14 12 (21.05%) WatchGuard
14 12 (21.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 10 (17.54%) Banking
15 10 (17.54%) SQL Server
16 9 (15.79%) Citrix
16 9 (15.79%) Retail
16 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
17 8 (14.04%) Software Licensing
17 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Licensing
17 8 (14.04%) Hyper-V
18 7 (12.28%) SQL
18 7 (12.28%) SLA
18 7 (12.28%) Windows 7

Server Technician
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 19 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.75%) CMS
4 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.75%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (29.82%) MS Office
2 15 (26.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Google Apps
2 2 (3.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (38.60%) Firewall
2 19 (33.33%) VPN
3 14 (24.56%) DNS
4 13 (22.81%) DHCP
5 4 (7.02%) VLAN
6 3 (5.26%) SAN
6 3 (5.26%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.51%) LAN
7 2 (3.51%) NAS
7 2 (3.51%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (3.51%) WAN
7 2 (3.51%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.75%) Internet
8 1 (1.75%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.75%) Wireless
8 1 (1.75%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.54%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (17.54%) Banking
2 9 (15.79%) Retail
3 5 (8.77%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.26%) Finance
5 1 (1.75%) Law
5 1 (1.75%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.02%) CSS
1 4 (7.02%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Licensing
2 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.28%) Clustering
2 7 (12.28%) Driving Licence
3 6 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.02%) Online Banking
5 3 (5.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 51 (89.47%) Windows
2 29 (50.88%) Windows Server
3 22 (38.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (12.28%) Windows 7
7 6 (10.53%) Windows 8
8 5 (8.77%) Mac OS
9 4 (7.02%) Apple iOS
10 3 (5.26%) Linux
11 2 (3.51%) Unix
11 2 (3.51%) Windows XP
12 1 (1.75%) Solaris
12 1 (1.75%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.04%) Software Licensing
2 4 (7.02%) CRM
2 4 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (3.51%) Load Balancing
4 1 (1.75%) Configuration Management
4 1 (1.75%) Content Management
4 1 (1.75%) E-Commerce
4 1 (1.75%) ITIL
4 1 (1.75%) Project Management
4 1 (1.75%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.28%) SQL
2 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.51%) CCNA
2 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.51%) MCSE
3 1 (1.75%) CCDA
3 1 (1.75%) Degree
3 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.75%) MCITP
3 1 (1.75%) MCSA
3 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (56.14%) Active Directory
2 25 (43.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (14.04%) Hyper-V
4 4 (7.02%) vSphere
5 2 (3.51%) XenApp
6 1 (1.75%) Firmware
6 1 (1.75%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.75%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.75%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (28.07%) Backup Exec
2 12 (21.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (7.02%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.75%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.75%) Puppet
4 1 (1.75%) SCCM
4 1 (1.75%) SCOM
4 1 (1.75%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 27 (47.37%) VMware
2 19 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 16 (28.07%) Symantec
4 12 (21.05%) WatchGuard
5 9 (15.79%) Citrix
6 5 (8.77%) Cisco
6 5 (8.77%) HP
6 5 (8.77%) Intel
6 5 (8.77%) Veeam
6 5 (8.77%) Veritas
7 4 (7.02%) Avaya
7 4 (7.02%) Dell
7 4 (7.02%) Kaspersky
8 3 (5.26%) Google
9 2 (3.51%) Apple
10 1 (1.75%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.75%) EMC
10 1 (1.75%) IBM
10 1 (1.75%) Juniper
10 1 (1.75%) SAP
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