Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Server Administrator was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 798 780 830
Rank change year-on-year -18 +50 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Administrator 40 62 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.053% 0.082% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.085% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 39 57 82
London median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.85% -2.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,300 £33,500
90th Percentile £60,750 £60,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £33,000 £37,500 £36,600
% change year-on-year -12.00% +2.46% -4.94%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70810 72756 85612
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.38% 95.96% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 55762 62800 72698
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

Server Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Server Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 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
Central London +17 2 £33,000 -14.84% 1
Server Administrator
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 32 (80.00%) Windows
2 30 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 29 (72.50%) Active Directory
3 29 (72.50%) VMware
4 23 (57.50%) PowerShell
4 23 (57.50%) SQL Server
5 22 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (55.00%) Office 365
6 19 (47.50%) Finance
6 19 (47.50%) Linux
6 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
6 19 (47.50%) MS Exchange
7 14 (35.00%) ITIL
8 13 (32.50%) Red Hat
8 13 (32.50%) Wealth Management
9 12 (30.00%) Hyper-V
10 9 (22.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (22.50%) SAN
11 8 (20.00%) SQL
11 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (20.00%) Data Centre
12 7 (17.50%) Virtual Environments
12 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (17.50%) LAN
12 7 (17.50%) WAN
12 7 (17.50%) Management Information System
13 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
13 6 (15.00%) DNS
13 6 (15.00%) Python
13 6 (15.00%) IaaS

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 19 (47.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.00%) Apache
5 1 (2.50%) ArcGIS
5 1 (2.50%) nginx
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (55.00%) Office 365
2 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (15.00%) IaaS
3 6 (15.00%) PaaS
4 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (7.50%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) SAN
2 7 (17.50%) LAN
2 7 (17.50%) WAN
3 6 (15.00%) DNS
3 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (12.50%) Internet
4 5 (12.50%) VPN
5 4 (10.00%) NAS
6 3 (7.50%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (5.00%) DHCP
7 2 (5.00%) FTP
7 2 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (2.50%) Anycast
8 1 (2.50%) Firewall
8 1 (2.50%) HTTP
8 1 (2.50%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (57.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) GIS
2 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) JIRA
1 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 19 (47.50%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) LAMP
2 1 (2.50%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (17.50%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.00%) Clustering
3 4 (10.00%) Fat Client
3 4 (10.00%) Fintech
3 4 (10.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.50%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 32 (80.00%) Windows
2 30 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 19 (47.50%) Linux
4 9 (22.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (12.50%) CentOS
6 5 (12.50%) Debian
6 5 (12.50%) Ubuntu
6 5 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (10.00%) Fedora
7 4 (10.00%) Unix
8 3 (7.50%) Windows 10
8 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) ITIL
2 13 (32.50%) Wealth Management
3 7 (17.50%) Virtual Environments
4 5 (12.50%) Migration
5 4 (10.00%) Low Latency
5 4 (10.00%) Open Source
5 4 (10.00%) Task Automation
6 3 (7.50%) BCP
6 3 (7.50%) Capacity Management
6 3 (7.50%) Configuration Management
6 3 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (7.50%) High Availability
6 3 (7.50%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (7.50%) Performance Optimisation
6 3 (7.50%) Performance Testing
6 3 (7.50%) Predictive Modelling
6 3 (7.50%) Problem Management
6 3 (7.50%) Security Management
6 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
6 3 (7.50%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (57.50%) PowerShell
2 8 (20.00%) SQL
3 6 (15.00%) Python
4 5 (12.50%) Perl
5 4 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (10.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) RHCE
2 3 (7.50%) MCSE
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.50%) CCNA
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (72.50%) Active Directory
2 22 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (30.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (12.50%) vSphere
5 4 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (5.00%) NFS
7 1 (2.50%) Docker
7 1 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) SCCM
2 3 (7.50%) Ansible
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (5.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (2.50%) BMC Marimba
4 1 (2.50%) Cacti
4 1 (2.50%) Nagios
4 1 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (72.50%) VMware
2 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
3 13 (32.50%) Red Hat
4 5 (12.50%) Citrix
5 4 (10.00%) 3PAR
5 4 (10.00%) Brocade
5 4 (10.00%) F5
5 4 (10.00%) Hitachi
6 3 (7.50%) CommVault
7 2 (5.00%) Cisco
7 2 (5.00%) Symantec
8 1 (2.50%) Dell
8 1 (2.50%) Dell Compellent
8 1 (2.50%) EqualLogic
8 1 (2.50%) ESRI
8 1 (2.50%) IBM
8 1 (2.50%) Oracle
8 1 (2.50%) Veeam