The median annual salary for a Server Specialist was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in England 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 Specialist
UK / England
Rank 808 905 903
Rank change year-on-year +97 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Specialist 26 37 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.033% 0.038% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.040% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 19 35 32
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +15.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £28,200 £30,850
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £59,000 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% +8.97%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 75889 93457 96279
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.26% 96.43% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 63471 79007 79398
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Server Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Server Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Server Specialist in England

Server Specialist
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Server Specialist in England

Server Specialist
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Server Specialist in England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Server Specialist in England

Server Specialist
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 Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
North West -7 10 £46,250 +65.17% 1
London +77 8 £40,000 -23.80%
South East +53 7 £51,250 +13.88%
East of England +20 1 £35,500 -25.26%
Server Specialist
UK

Server Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Server Specialist 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 England region featuring Server Specialist in the job title.

1 25 (80.65%) Windows
2 24 (77.42%) Active Directory
3 23 (74.19%) Windows Server
4 22 (70.97%) VMware
5 19 (61.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (48.39%) NetApp
7 14 (45.16%) Linux
8 12 (38.71%) Hyper-V
9 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
10 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (25.81%) VMware ESXi
13 7 (22.58%) Capacity Planning
13 7 (22.58%) Change Control
13 7 (22.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (22.58%) SCOM
13 7 (22.58%) Red Hat
14 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
15 5 (16.13%) Cybersecurity
15 5 (16.13%) DevOps
15 5 (16.13%) Incident Management
15 5 (16.13%) Service Management
15 5 (16.13%) DHCP
15 5 (16.13%) DNS
16 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
16 4 (12.90%) ITIL
16 4 (12.90%) Clustering
17 3 (9.68%) SQL
17 3 (9.68%) LAN

Server Specialist Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) DHCP
1 5 (16.13%) DNS
2 3 (9.68%) LAN
2 3 (9.68%) VLAN
3 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.23%) FCoE
4 1 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (3.23%) Firewall
4 1 (3.23%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.23%) VoIP
4 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
1 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
1 1 (3.23%) Java EE
1 1 (3.23%) JSF
1 1 (3.23%) JSON
1 1 (3.23%) JSP
1 1 (3.23%) Spring
1 1 (3.23%) Struts
1 1 (3.23%) XML
1 1 (3.23%) XSL
1 1 (3.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Clustering
2 2 (6.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (80.65%) Windows
2 23 (74.19%) Windows Server
3 14 (45.16%) Linux
4 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.23%) Android
8 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
8 1 (3.23%) CentOS
8 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
8 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Capacity Planning
1 7 (22.58%) Change Control
2 5 (16.13%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (16.13%) DevOps
2 5 (16.13%) Incident Management
2 5 (16.13%) Service Management
3 4 (12.90%) ITIL
4 3 (9.68%) High Availability
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (6.45%) Low Latency
5 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.23%) Analytics
6 1 (3.23%) Capacity Management
6 1 (3.23%) Cyber Intelligence
6 1 (3.23%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 1 (3.23%) Email Filtering
6 1 (3.23%) Microservices
6 1 (3.23%) Patch Management
6 1 (3.23%) Presales
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.68%) SQL
3 2 (6.45%) Java
4 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.23%) CEH
2 1 (3.23%) CISSP
2 1 (3.23%) GCIA
2 1 (3.23%) MCITP
2 1 (3.23%) MCP
2 1 (3.23%) MCSA
2 1 (3.23%) MCSE
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (77.42%) Active Directory
2 19 (61.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (38.71%) Hyper-V
4 8 (25.81%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (6.45%) vSphere
6 1 (3.23%) Firmware
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (3.23%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) SCOM
2 2 (6.45%) SCCM
3 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.23%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (3.23%) Grafana
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) VMware
2 15 (48.39%) NetApp
3 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
4 7 (22.58%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco
5 2 (6.45%) SAP
5 2 (6.45%) Veritas
6 1 (3.23%) arcserve
6 1 (3.23%) BEA
6 1 (3.23%) Citrix
6 1 (3.23%) CommVault
6 1 (3.23%) EMC
6 1 (3.23%) HP
6 1 (3.23%) IBM
6 1 (3.23%) Intel
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle
6 1 (3.23%) Sophos
6 1 (3.23%) Supermicro
6 1 (3.23%) Symantec
6 1 (3.23%) Veeam
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