The median annual salary for a Server Support was £32,500 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 Support
UK / England
Rank 659 648 511
Rank change year-on-year -11 -137  
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 175 300 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.22% 0.31% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.32% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 148 263 411
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,875
% change year-on-year -7.69% +5.26%  

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 Support
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Server Support in England

Server Support
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Server Support in England

Server Support
Salary Histogram in England

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

Salary histogram for Server Support in England

Server Support
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 Support 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
London +49 75 £42,500 +3.65% 6
South East +10 39 £30,000 -14.28% 9
East of England +23 19 £33,625 -1.10%
East Midlands -3 19 £33,500 -0.74% 1
Yorkshire +12 11 £26,000 +4.00%
West Midlands +22 6 £27,500 -15.38%
North West -22 5 £27,500 -1.78% 1
South West +11 1 £32,500 +16.07% 2
Server Support
UK

Server Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 England region featuring Server Support in the job title.

1 300 (88.50%) Windows
2 244 (71.98%) Windows Server
3 202 (59.59%) Microsoft
4 164 (48.38%) Active Directory
4 164 (48.38%) VMware
5 132 (38.94%) MS Exchange
6 127 (37.46%) VMware Infrastructure
7 123 (36.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 115 (33.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 107 (31.56%) Firewall
10 96 (28.32%) MS Excel
11 91 (26.84%) Office 365
12 86 (25.37%) Linux
13 76 (22.42%) Hyper-V
14 71 (20.94%) Cisco
15 69 (20.35%) PowerShell
16 63 (18.58%) Windows 7
17 60 (17.70%) DNS
17 60 (17.70%) TCP/IP
17 60 (17.70%) SQL Server
18 59 (17.40%) DHCP
19 58 (17.11%) Degree
20 57 (16.81%) VPN
21 55 (16.22%) ITIL
22 54 (15.93%) Windows Server 2003
23 53 (15.63%) SAN
24 49 (14.45%) Citrix
24 49 (14.45%) Microsoft Certification
25 45 (13.27%) SharePoint
26 42 (12.39%) MCSE

Server Support 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
1 132 (38.94%) MS Exchange
2 45 (13.27%) SharePoint
3 35 (10.32%) Exchange Server 2013
4 34 (10.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 33 (9.73%) Skype for Business
6 24 (7.08%) Tomcat
7 20 (5.90%) Apache
7 20 (5.90%) Exchange Server 2007
8 18 (5.31%) Exchange Server 2003
9 15 (4.42%) IIS
10 12 (3.54%) JBoss
11 11 (3.24%) WebLogic
11 11 (3.24%) WebSphere
12 8 (2.36%) BizTalk Server
12 8 (2.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 6 (1.77%) Confluence
14 4 (1.18%) IBM Domino
15 3 (0.88%) ArcGIS
15 3 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
16 2 (0.59%) GlassFish
Applications
1 96 (28.32%) MS Excel
2 42 (12.39%) MS Office
3 5 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.18%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 91 (26.84%) Office 365
2 24 (7.08%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (5.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (2.36%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (2.36%) SaaS
5 7 (2.06%) Mimecast
6 6 (1.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 5 (1.47%) PaaS
8 2 (0.59%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 107 (31.56%) Firewall
2 60 (17.70%) DNS
2 60 (17.70%) TCP/IP
3 59 (17.40%) DHCP
4 57 (16.81%) VPN
5 53 (15.63%) SAN
6 40 (11.80%) VLAN
7 39 (11.50%) LAN
8 38 (11.21%) WAN
9 30 (8.85%) VoIP
10 22 (6.49%) Internet
11 20 (5.90%) Wireless
12 19 (5.60%) Skype
13 18 (5.31%) MPLS
14 12 (3.54%) Cisco IOS
14 12 (3.54%) HTTP
15 11 (3.24%) iSCSI
16 8 (2.36%) NAS
16 8 (2.36%) PBX
16 8 (2.36%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (17.70%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.01%) MySQL
3 16 (4.72%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (4.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (3.24%) RDBMS
5 11 (3.24%) Relational Database
6 10 (2.95%) Crystal Reports
6 10 (2.95%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (1.77%) SQL Server 2000
7 6 (1.77%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (0.88%) GIS
8 3 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (2.36%) JIRA
2 3 (0.88%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.88%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (9.44%) Finance
2 21 (6.19%) Telecoms
3 15 (4.42%) Retail
4 13 (3.83%) Banking
5 7 (2.06%) Italian Language
6 3 (0.88%) Back Office
6 3 (0.88%) Electronics
6 3 (0.88%) Games
6 3 (0.88%) Marketing
7 2 (0.59%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.59%) German Language
7 2 (0.59%) Military
7 2 (0.59%) Publishing
7 2 (0.59%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.29%) French Language
8 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.31%) Software Packaging
2 17 (5.01%) Web Services
3 14 (4.13%) Middleware
4 9 (2.65%) LAMP
5 8 (2.36%) .NET
6 7 (2.06%) ASP.NET
7 6 (1.77%) Flash
8 2 (0.59%) 802.1X
8 2 (0.59%) COM
8 2 (0.59%) HornetQ
9 1 (0.29%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 30 (8.85%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (6.78%) Computer Science
3 18 (5.31%) Data Centre
3 18 (5.31%) Hedge funds
4 13 (3.83%) Blackberry
5 12 (3.54%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (3.24%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.65%) Mobile App
7 9 (2.65%) Replication
8 7 (2.06%) CCTV
9 6 (1.77%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (1.18%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.18%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.59%) Clustering
11 2 (0.59%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (0.59%) Fedwire
11 2 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.59%) SWIFT
12 1 (0.29%) Hybrid Cloud
12 1 (0.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 300 (88.50%) Windows
2 244 (71.98%) Windows Server
3 123 (36.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 115 (33.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 86 (25.37%) Linux
6 63 (18.58%) Windows 7
7 54 (15.93%) Windows Server 2003
8 30 (8.85%) Windows 10
9 25 (7.37%) Windows XP
10 19 (5.60%) Mac OS
10 19 (5.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 19 (5.60%) Windows 8
11 13 (3.83%) Android
12 7 (2.06%) Data ONTAP
13 6 (1.77%) CentOS
14 4 (1.18%) Solaris
14 4 (1.18%) Unix
15 2 (0.59%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.59%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (16.22%) ITIL
2 36 (10.62%) Service Management
3 26 (7.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 19 (5.60%) Migration
5 18 (5.31%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 17 (5.01%) Data Protection
6 17 (5.01%) E-Commerce
7 16 (4.72%) Incident Management
7 16 (4.72%) Time Management
8 14 (4.13%) Project Management
8 14 (4.13%) Server Virtualisation
9 13 (3.83%) Change Management
9 13 (3.83%) Kalman Filter
10 12 (3.54%) ITSM
10 12 (3.54%) Mentoring
11 11 (3.24%) Customer Requirements
12 10 (2.95%) High Availability
12 10 (2.95%) Server Building
13 9 (2.65%) Change Control
13 9 (2.65%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 69 (20.35%) PowerShell
2 41 (12.09%) SQL
3 14 (4.13%) Bash Shell
4 12 (3.54%) C
5 11 (3.24%) Java
6 9 (2.65%) Perl
7 6 (1.77%) Python
8 5 (1.47%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.88%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.88%) VB
10 2 (0.59%) C#
10 2 (0.59%) PHP
10 2 (0.59%) VBScript
11 1 (0.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 58 (17.11%) Degree
2 49 (14.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 42 (12.39%) MCSE
4 31 (9.14%) MCP
5 20 (5.90%) MCSA
6 15 (4.42%) MCITP
7 13 (3.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (2.95%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (2.65%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (2.65%) Security Cleared
10 7 (2.06%) HND
10 7 (2.06%) SC Cleared
11 6 (1.77%) CCNA
11 6 (1.77%) GNVQ
12 4 (1.18%) CCNP
12 4 (1.18%) DBS Check
12 4 (1.18%) IBM Certification
13 2 (0.59%) A+ Certification
13 2 (0.59%) CISSP
13 2 (0.59%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (10.32%) SLA
2 6 (1.77%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.29%) QA
System Software
1 164 (48.38%) Active Directory
2 127 (37.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 76 (22.42%) Hyper-V
4 33 (9.73%) vSphere
5 29 (8.55%) VMware Workstation
6 26 (7.67%) VMware ESX
7 19 (5.60%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (4.13%) XenApp
9 10 (2.95%) VMware Server
10 9 (2.65%) Terminal Services
11 8 (2.36%) Oracle RAC
12 7 (2.06%) XenDesktop
13 3 (0.88%) Xen
14 2 (0.59%) NFS
14 2 (0.59%) Shibboleth
14 2 (0.59%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 29 (8.55%) SCCM
2 19 (5.60%) Backup Exec
3 16 (4.72%) SCOM
4 13 (3.83%) Norton AntiVirus
5 12 (3.54%) Puppet
6 8 (2.36%) Ansible
6 8 (2.36%) OpenAM
7 6 (1.77%) DameWare
7 6 (1.77%) Perfmon
8 4 (1.18%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (0.88%) Cobbler
9 3 (0.88%) WSUS
9 3 (0.88%) XenMobile
10 2 (0.59%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.59%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.59%) Oracle ZFS
10 2 (0.59%) Red Hat Satellite
11 1 (0.29%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.29%) Grafana
11 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 202 (59.59%) Microsoft
2 164 (48.38%) VMware
3 71 (20.94%) Cisco
4 49 (14.45%) Citrix
5 25 (7.37%) Red Hat
6 22 (6.49%) Veeam
7 21 (6.19%) Symantec
8 19 (5.60%) HP
9 18 (5.31%) WatchGuard
10 16 (4.72%) Oracle
11 15 (4.42%) IBM
11 15 (4.42%) Meraki
12 14 (4.13%) Apple
13 13 (3.83%) Intel Security
13 13 (3.83%) Kaspersky
14 11 (3.24%) Avaya
15 10 (2.95%) CheckPoint
15 10 (2.95%) Sun
16 9 (2.65%) NetApp
16 9 (2.65%) ZyXEL
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