Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Server Support was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Server Support
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 344 334 317
Rank change year-on-year -10 -17 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 15 32 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.12% 0.24% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.25% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 12 26 58
East of England median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +16.67% -14.29%
10th Percentile £25,250 £21,000 £24,400
90th Percentile £38,258 £46,250 £40,000
England median annual salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -4.41% +4.62% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11644 12742 14711
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.58% 96.45% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9559 10572 12210
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

Server Support
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured Server Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Server Support in the East of England

Server Support
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Server Support in the East of England.

Salary trend for Server Support in the East of England

Server Support
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Server Support in the East of England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Server Support in the East of England

Server Support
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Support within the East of England region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -13 6 £27,750 -14.62%
Cambridgeshire -24 6 £36,500 +4.29%
Bedfordshire +19 2 £28,500 -28.75%
Essex +25 1 £30,500 -27.81%
Server Support
England

Server Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 East of England region featuring Server Support in the job title.

1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (60.00%) VMware
4 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
4 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
5 5 (33.33%) Firewall
5 5 (33.33%) Citrix
5 5 (33.33%) WAN
5 5 (33.33%) SAN
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 5 (33.33%) VPN
5 5 (33.33%) DNS
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (26.67%) Office 365
6 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
6 4 (26.67%) LAN
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco
6 4 (26.67%) HP
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (20.00%) Wireless
7 3 (20.00%) Degree
7 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (20.00%) Windows 7

Server Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Office 365
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) DNS
1 5 (33.33%) Firewall
1 5 (33.33%) SAN
1 5 (33.33%) VPN
1 5 (33.33%) WAN
2 4 (26.67%) LAN
3 3 (20.00%) Wireless
4 2 (13.33%) DHCP
5 1 (6.67%) Broadband
5 1 (6.67%) IPsec
5 1 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (13.33%) Linux
7 1 (6.67%) Unix
7 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
7 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (6.67%) ITSM
3 1 (6.67%) Mathematical Modelling
3 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) MCSE
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.67%) MCP
3 1 (6.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (13.33%) vSphere
5 1 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Nagios
1 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) VMware
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) Citrix
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco
4 4 (26.67%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) CA
5 1 (6.67%) NetApp
5 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (6.67%) WatchGuard
5 1 (6.67%) Webroot