The median annual salary for a Server Administrator was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Server Administrator
England / London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 566 607 633
Rank change year-on-year +41 +26  
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Administrator 36 31 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.098% 0.077% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.081% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 34 26 30
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -15.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £36,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year -7.48% +5.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34788 38440 42425
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.80% 95.91% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 28171 33459 35846
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Server Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Server Administrator in London

Server Administrator
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Server Administrator in London

Server Administrator
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Server Administrator in London over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Server Administrator in London

Server Administrator
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Administrator within the London region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Hounslow - 4 £42,500 -
City of London +26 1 £45,000 +100.00% 1
Chiswick - 1 £42,500 -
Server Administrator
England

Server Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 London region featuring Server Administrator in the job title.

1 53 (85.48%) Windows
2 51 (82.26%) Windows Server
3 48 (77.42%) VMware
4 47 (75.81%) Linux
4 47 (75.81%) Active Directory
5 45 (72.58%) Microsoft
6 44 (70.97%) Office 365
7 41 (66.13%) MS Exchange
8 39 (62.90%) PowerShell
9 38 (61.29%) Finance
10 36 (58.06%) Red Hat
11 32 (51.61%) Windows Server 2012
12 29 (46.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 26 (41.94%) Citrix
13 26 (41.94%) Exchange Server 2010
14 25 (40.32%) Exchange Server 2013
14 25 (40.32%) Data Centre
14 25 (40.32%) Task Automation
14 25 (40.32%) Thin Client
14 25 (40.32%) Fat Client
14 25 (40.32%) SCCM
14 25 (40.32%) Banking
15 20 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
16 19 (30.65%) Migration
17 16 (25.81%) SQL Server
18 13 (20.97%) LAN
18 13 (20.97%) WAN
19 12 (19.35%) ITIL
20 10 (16.13%) Hyper-V
21 9 (14.52%) Windows 7

Server Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 41 (66.13%) MS Exchange
2 26 (41.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (40.32%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (8.06%) SharePoint
5 4 (6.45%) IIS
6 2 (3.23%) Apache
6 2 (3.23%) Confluence
6 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.61%) Moodle
7 1 (1.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (14.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 44 (70.97%) Office 365
2 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (9.68%) SaaS
4 2 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (1.61%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.61%) IaaS
5 1 (1.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.97%) LAN
1 13 (20.97%) WAN
2 9 (14.52%) Internet
3 8 (12.90%) TCP/IP
4 6 (9.68%) DNS
4 6 (9.68%) Wireless
5 4 (6.45%) DHCP
5 4 (6.45%) SAN
6 3 (4.84%) Firewall
6 3 (4.84%) VPN
7 2 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (1.61%) HTTP
8 1 (1.61%) Intranet
8 1 (1.61%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) JIRA
2 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
General
1 38 (61.29%) Finance
2 25 (40.32%) Banking
3 6 (9.68%) Marketing
4 2 (3.23%) Retail
5 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.90%) LAMP
2 2 (3.23%) Middleware
3 1 (1.61%) .NET
3 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (40.32%) Data Centre
1 25 (40.32%) Fat Client
1 25 (40.32%) Thin Client
2 6 (9.68%) Fintech
2 6 (9.68%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.84%) Replication
4 1 (1.61%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 53 (85.48%) Windows
2 51 (82.26%) Windows Server
3 47 (75.81%) Linux
4 32 (51.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (46.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (14.52%) Windows 7
7 7 (11.29%) Unix
8 6 (9.68%) CentOS
8 6 (9.68%) Debian
8 6 (9.68%) Fedora
8 6 (9.68%) Ubuntu
8 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.61%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.32%) Task Automation
2 19 (30.65%) Migration
3 12 (19.35%) ITIL
4 7 (11.29%) Open Source
4 7 (11.29%) Wealth Management
5 6 (9.68%) Demand Generation
5 6 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (9.68%) Low Latency
6 3 (4.84%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.23%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (3.23%) Data Management
7 2 (3.23%) Hardware Maintenance
7 2 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (3.23%) Regulatory Compliance
7 2 (3.23%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.23%) Service Management
7 2 (3.23%) Virtual Environments
7 2 (3.23%) Web Filtering
8 1 (1.61%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.61%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 39 (62.90%) PowerShell
2 8 (12.90%) Shell Script
3 7 (11.29%) Bash Shell
3 7 (11.29%) SQL
4 6 (9.68%) Perl
4 6 (9.68%) Python
5 3 (4.84%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.61%) C#
6 1 (1.61%) Java
6 1 (1.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (12.90%) MCSE
1 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (9.68%) MCITP
2 6 (9.68%) MCSA
3 1 (1.61%) CCNA
3 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.61%) RHCE
3 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 47 (75.81%) Active Directory
2 20 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (16.13%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.61%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.61%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.61%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.61%) vSphere
5 1 (1.61%) Xen
Systems Management
1 25 (40.32%) SCCM
2 2 (3.23%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.61%) Ansible
3 1 (1.61%) Cobbler
3 1 (1.61%) SCOM
Vendors
1 48 (77.42%) VMware
2 45 (72.58%) Microsoft
3 36 (58.06%) Red Hat
4 26 (41.94%) Citrix
5 5 (8.06%) HP
5 5 (8.06%) Oracle
6 2 (3.23%) Brocade
6 2 (3.23%) Sitecore
6 2 (3.23%) SolarWinds
6 2 (3.23%) Symantec
7 1 (1.61%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.61%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.61%) EMC
7 1 (1.61%) WatchGuard
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