The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Server Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Server Support
England / West Midlands
Rank 202 205 203
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 6 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.28% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.29% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 18
Median salary £28,000 £25,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £23,600 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £40,500 £38,250
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4652 5093 4887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.40% 96.51% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3698 4238 4283
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,625
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Server Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Server Support in the job title.

Server Support Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Server Support
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Server Support across the West Midlands region.

Server Support Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Server Support
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Support within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 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
Birmingham -3 2 £27,500 +5.76%
Coventry +10 1 £32,500 -0.76%
Staffordshire -4 1 £20,000 -16.66%
Warwickshire - 1 £29,000 -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £28,500 -
Server Support
England

Server Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, Server Support 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Server Support in the job title.

1 10 (62.50%) Windows
1 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
3 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco
5 3 (18.75%) SAN
5 3 (18.75%) EPoS
5 3 (18.75%) HP
5 3 (18.75%) SQL
5 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
5 3 (18.75%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (12.50%) GlassFish
6 2 (12.50%) VLAN
6 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (12.50%) Puppet
6 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 2 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
6 2 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 2 (12.50%) HornetQ
6 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 2 (12.50%) Java
6 2 (12.50%) PHP
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server

Server Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (12.50%) Apache
1 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (12.50%) GlassFish
1 2 (12.50%) JBoss
1 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) SAN
2 2 (12.50%) VLAN
3 1 (6.25%) BGP
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) EIGRP
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) FTP
3 1 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (12.50%) Back Office
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) HornetQ
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) EPoS
2 1 (6.25%) Health Informatics
2 1 (6.25%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
4 2 (12.50%) Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (18.75%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.25%) Change Control
3 1 (6.25%) Coaching
3 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
3 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
3 1 (6.25%) Service Management
3 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 2 (12.50%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) PHP
2 2 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) MCITP
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
1 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
2 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco
4 3 (18.75%) HP
5 2 (12.50%) Citrix
5 2 (12.50%) IBM
6 1 (6.25%) CommVault
6 1 (6.25%) Finjan
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle