The median annual salary for a Server Administrator was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Server Administrator
London / City of London
Rank 225 272 310
Rank change year-on-year +47 +38  
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Administrator 1 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.020% 0.014% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.015% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +10.52%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +3.89% +18.46%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4800 6788 9781
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.88% 95.65% 95.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4408 6071 8330
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,006
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Server Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Server Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Server Administrator in the City of London

Server Administrator
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Server Administrator in the City of London.

Salary trend for Server Administrator in the City of London

Server Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Server Administrator 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 City of London region featuring Server Administrator in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Server
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Intranet
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel

Server Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday