Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Server Building skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Server Building over the 6 months to 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Server Building
UK > England
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 901 946 866
Rank change year-on-year +45 -80 +27
Permanent jobs citing Server Building 228 213 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.14% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 192 198 309
England median annual salary £47,750 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.60% +4.44% -
10th Percentile £24,500 £31,250 £31,850
90th Percentile £73,625 £75,000 £63,900
UK median annual salary £47,750 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.60% +4.44% +1.12%

Server Building is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 139,592 150,171 164,358
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.08% 91.55% 90.89%
Number of salaries quoted 111,980 119,328 138,229
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

Server Building
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Server Building as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Server Building in England

Server Building
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Server Building in England

Server Building
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Server Building in England over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Server Building in England

Server Building
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Building within the England region over the 6 months to 18 October 2018. 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
London +46 97 £61,250 +2.08% 15
North of England +73 65 £45,000 +80.00% 3
North West +52 44 £47,500 +15.15% 3
East of England -8 25 £50,500 +7.45% 4
South East -34 23 £37,250 -20.74% 3
Yorkshire +44 21 £20,000 -11.11%
Midlands +25 10 £32,000 -0.78% 3
South West +2 8 £27,000 -40.00% 2
East Midlands -2 7 £32,000 +18.52% 2
West Midlands +35 3 £24,500 -34.67% 1
Server Building
UK

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT jobs citing Server Building also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Server Building.

1 109 (47.81%) Microsoft
2 103 (45.18%) Windows
3 98 (42.98%) Active Directory
4 97 (42.54%) VMware
5 75 (32.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 74 (32.46%) Windows Server
7 62 (27.19%) SQL Server
8 60 (26.32%) SQL
9 59 (25.88%) Linux
10 58 (25.44%) PowerShell
11 57 (25.00%) ITIL
12 55 (24.12%) Microsoft Azure
13 49 (21.49%) Office 365
14 47 (20.61%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 46 (20.18%) SAN
16 45 (19.74%) DNS
16 45 (19.74%) Degree
17 43 (18.86%) Citrix
18 39 (17.11%) Firewall
19 38 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
19 38 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
20 36 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 35 (15.35%) Amazon AWS
21 35 (15.35%) SCCM
22 34 (14.91%) Relational Database
22 34 (14.91%) Data Centre
22 34 (14.91%) Finance
23 33 (14.47%) MS Exchange
23 33 (14.47%) T-SQL
24 32 (14.04%) DHCP

Server Building
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 33 (14.47%) MS Exchange
2 15 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (4.39%) Tomcat
4 9 (3.95%) Apache
4 9 (3.95%) JBoss
5 7 (3.07%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (2.63%) SharePoint
7 5 (2.19%) OpenStack
7 5 (2.19%) Site Server
8 4 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (1.75%) IIS
9 3 (1.32%) CMS
10 1 (0.44%) LiveLink
10 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (8.77%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.44%) PTC Creo
2 1 (0.44%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 3 (1.32%) Visualfiles
2 2 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 55 (24.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 49 (21.49%) Office 365
3 35 (15.35%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (8.77%) IaaS
5 10 (4.39%) Azure Active Directory
6 8 (3.51%) PaaS
7 6 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (2.63%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (2.63%) Mimecast
8 5 (2.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 5 (2.19%) Amazon Glacier
8 5 (2.19%) Amazon S3
8 5 (2.19%) Amazon SQS
8 5 (2.19%) AWS CloudTrail
8 5 (2.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 4 (1.75%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.44%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 46 (20.18%) SAN
2 45 (19.74%) DNS
3 39 (17.11%) Firewall
4 32 (14.04%) DHCP
5 21 (9.21%) VLAN
5 21 (9.21%) VPN
6 18 (7.89%) NAS
7 17 (7.46%) WAN
8 15 (6.58%) TCP/IP
9 12 (5.26%) LAN
10 9 (3.95%) HTTP
11 6 (2.63%) Internet
11 6 (2.63%) SNMP
11 6 (2.63%) Wireless
12 5 (2.19%) PBX
12 5 (2.19%) WLAN
13 4 (1.75%) Intrusion Detection
13 4 (1.75%) MPLS
13 4 (1.75%) Structured Cabling
14 3 (1.32%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (27.19%) SQL Server
2 36 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 34 (14.91%) Relational Database
4 31 (13.60%) MongoDB
4 31 (13.60%) NoSQL
5 25 (10.96%) OLTP
5 25 (10.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 25 (10.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 25 (10.96%) SQL Server 2014
6 12 (5.26%) Oracle Database
7 9 (3.95%) Amazon RDS
7 9 (3.95%) RDBMS
8 8 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.32%) MySQL
11 3 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.32%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (1.32%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 8 (3.51%) JIRA
2 6 (2.63%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.19%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.32%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (1.32%) Subversion
5 2 (0.88%) Artifactory
5 2 (0.88%) Maven
5 2 (0.88%) MSI
6 1 (0.44%) GitLab
6 1 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 34 (14.91%) Finance
2 11 (4.82%) Law
3 10 (4.39%) Legal
3 10 (4.39%) Retail
4 9 (3.95%) Banking
5 5 (2.19%) Advertising
5 5 (2.19%) Aerospace
6 4 (1.75%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.32%) Automotive
7 3 (1.32%) Publishing
8 2 (0.88%) Back Office
8 2 (0.88%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.44%) Billing
9 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 44 (19.30%) Administrator
1 44 (19.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 33 (14.47%) DBA
3 30 (13.16%) SQL DBA
4 28 (12.28%) Support Engineer
5 22 (9.65%) IT Support
6 21 (9.21%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 21 (9.21%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 18 (7.89%) IT Engineer
7 18 (7.89%) Systems Administrator
7 18 (7.89%) Systems Engineer
8 17 (7.46%) VMware Engineer
9 15 (6.58%) Architect
9 15 (6.58%) IT Support Engineer
10 14 (6.14%) Wintel Engineer
11 13 (5.70%) Analyst
12 12 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
13 11 (4.82%) Linux Administrator
13 11 (4.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 10 (4.39%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.95%) Web Services
2 8 (3.51%) HTML
2 8 (3.51%) XML
3 5 (2.19%) ActiveMQ
3 5 (2.19%) JSON
3 5 (2.19%) YAML
4 4 (1.75%) .NET
5 3 (1.32%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 2 (0.88%) Kafka
6 2 (0.88%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (0.88%) Spring
6 2 (0.88%) Spring Boot
7 1 (0.44%) CGI
7 1 (0.44%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (14.91%) Data Centre
2 17 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (6.58%) Public Cloud
4 12 (5.26%) Replication
5 11 (4.82%) Clustering
5 11 (4.82%) Hedge funds
6 10 (4.39%) Computer Science
7 9 (3.95%) Enterprise Storage
7 9 (3.95%) Fintech
7 9 (3.95%) Management Information System
7 9 (3.95%) PKI
8 8 (3.51%) Self-Motivation
9 6 (2.63%) Tandem
10 5 (2.19%) Blackberry
11 4 (1.75%) LPAR
12 2 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
12 2 (0.88%) Learning Management System
13 1 (0.44%) Cyberattack
13 1 (0.44%) Driving Licence
13 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 103 (45.18%) Windows
2 74 (32.46%) Windows Server
3 59 (25.88%) Linux
4 25 (10.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (7.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (7.02%) Windows 10
6 13 (5.70%) SUSE
7 12 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (3.95%) VMS
9 8 (3.51%) Unix
10 7 (3.07%) Windows 7
10 7 (3.07%) Windows XP
11 6 (2.63%) CentOS
11 6 (2.63%) Ubuntu
12 5 (2.19%) Solaris
13 4 (1.75%) AIX
13 4 (1.75%) Android
13 4 (1.75%) Mac OS
14 3 (1.32%) Apple iOS
14 3 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (25.00%) ITIL
2 47 (20.61%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 38 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 32 (14.04%) IT Strategy
4 32 (14.04%) Tech Ops
5 25 (10.96%) Disaster Recovery
6 17 (7.46%) Problem-Solving
7 15 (6.58%) Configuration Management
8 13 (5.70%) DevOps
9 12 (5.26%) Change Control
9 12 (5.26%) High Availability
9 12 (5.26%) Project Management
10 11 (4.82%) Migration
10 11 (4.82%) Service Delivery
11 10 (4.39%) Server Management
11 10 (4.39%) Software Deployment
12 9 (3.95%) Presales
12 9 (3.95%) Security Patching
12 9 (3.95%) Server Hardening
12 9 (3.95%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 60 (26.32%) SQL
2 58 (25.44%) PowerShell
3 33 (14.47%) T-SQL
4 22 (9.65%) Python
5 15 (6.58%) Java
5 15 (6.58%) Perl
6 13 (5.70%) Shell Script
7 12 (5.26%) Bash Shell
8 8 (3.51%) VBScript
9 5 (2.19%) PHP
10 3 (1.32%) Korn
10 3 (1.32%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.44%) C#
Qualifications
1 45 (19.74%) Degree
2 38 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (6.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (3.95%) RHCE
4 9 (3.95%) RHCSA
5 6 (2.63%) MCSE
6 5 (2.19%) EMCISA
6 5 (2.19%) EMCSA
6 5 (2.19%) HNC
6 5 (2.19%) MCSA
6 5 (2.19%) VCP5
7 4 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (1.75%) LPIC
8 3 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (1.32%) MCP
8 3 (1.32%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.32%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.44%) MCITP
9 1 (0.44%) MCTS
9 1 (0.44%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.02%) SLA
2 8 (3.51%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.32%) GDPR
3 3 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.88%) PMO
5 1 (0.44%) QA
System Software
1 98 (42.98%) Active Directory
2 75 (32.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (13.60%) Hyper-V
4 21 (9.21%) VMware ESXi
5 20 (8.77%) vSphere
6 12 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
7 11 (4.82%) XenApp
8 9 (3.95%) Gluster
8 9 (3.95%) GlusterFS
9 7 (3.07%) vCloud
9 7 (3.07%) VMware NSX
10 6 (2.63%) Firmware
10 6 (2.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 6 (2.63%) Terminal Services
10 6 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (2.63%) VMware Server
11 5 (2.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 4 (1.75%) PowerHA
12 4 (1.75%) RHEV
12 4 (1.75%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 35 (15.35%) SCCM
2 25 (10.96%) SCOM
3 21 (9.21%) Ansible
3 21 (9.21%) Puppet
4 19 (8.33%) vCenter Server
5 16 (7.02%) vRealize
6 9 (3.95%) Nagios
7 8 (3.51%) Norton AntiVirus
7 8 (3.51%) Single Sign-On
8 6 (2.63%) Backup Exec
8 6 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (2.63%) SCVMM
9 5 (2.19%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 5 (2.19%) WSUS
10 4 (1.75%) EMC NetWorker
10 4 (1.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 4 (1.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 3 (1.32%) Data Guard
11 3 (1.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 3 (1.32%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 109 (47.81%) Microsoft
2 97 (42.54%) VMware
3 43 (18.86%) Citrix
4 18 (7.89%) EMC
5 17 (7.46%) Cisco
6 16 (7.02%) Red Hat
7 13 (5.70%) Oracle
8 8 (3.51%) SolarWinds
8 8 (3.51%) Sun
8 8 (3.51%) Symantec
9 7 (3.07%) WatchGuard
10 6 (2.63%) CA
10 6 (2.63%) HP
10 6 (2.63%) McAfee
10 6 (2.63%) Meraki
10 6 (2.63%) NetApp
10 6 (2.63%) Remedy
11 5 (2.19%) Cyberoam
11 5 (2.19%) ESET
11 5 (2.19%) SaltStack