The median annual salary for a Server Support was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Server Support
England / London
Rank 493 541 481
Rank change year-on-year +48 -60  
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 74 104 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.22% 0.25% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.26% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 60 97 145
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +23.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £27,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £57,500 £49,000
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 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 31786 39894 40068
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.09% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 26873 34408 33640
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
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 London

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

Job vacancy trend for Server Support in London

Server Support
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Server Support in London

Server Support
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Server Support in London over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Server Support in London

Server Support
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 Support within the London region over the 3 months to 23 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
City of London +47 6 £32,500 -15.03% 4
Croydon +10 1 £34,500 +35.29%
Server Support
England

Server Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 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 London region featuring Server Support in the job title.

1 120 (88.89%) Windows
2 103 (76.30%) Microsoft
3 96 (71.11%) Windows Server
4 92 (68.15%) Active Directory
5 79 (58.52%) VMware
6 70 (51.85%) VMware Infrastructure
7 62 (45.93%) MS Exchange
8 52 (38.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 51 (37.78%) PowerShell
10 50 (37.04%) Firewall
11 46 (34.07%) Windows 7
12 42 (31.11%) Windows Server 2012
13 41 (30.37%) Linux
14 40 (29.63%) Office 365
15 39 (28.89%) Hyper-V
16 38 (28.15%) MS Excel
17 34 (25.19%) Degree
18 31 (22.96%) ITIL
18 31 (22.96%) Cisco
19 30 (22.22%) DNS
19 30 (22.22%) DHCP
20 27 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
21 25 (18.52%) VPN
22 23 (17.04%) Citrix
23 22 (16.30%) Exchange Server 2010
24 21 (15.56%) SAN
25 20 (14.81%) TCP/IP
25 20 (14.81%) SharePoint
25 20 (14.81%) Finance
26 19 (14.07%) Windows 10

Server Support Skill Set
Top Related 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 62 (45.93%) MS Exchange
2 22 (16.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (14.81%) SharePoint
4 17 (12.59%) Exchange Server 2007
5 14 (10.37%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (10.37%) Skype for Business
6 8 (5.93%) Tomcat
6 8 (5.93%) WebSphere
7 7 (5.19%) WebLogic
8 6 (4.44%) Confluence
9 4 (2.96%) Apache
9 4 (2.96%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (2.96%) JBoss
9 4 (2.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 3 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (2.22%) IIS
11 2 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 38 (28.15%) MS Excel
2 16 (11.85%) MS Office
3 3 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 40 (29.63%) Office 365
2 10 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (4.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (2.96%) SaaS
6 2 (1.48%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (37.04%) Firewall
2 30 (22.22%) DHCP
2 30 (22.22%) DNS
3 25 (18.52%) VPN
4 21 (15.56%) SAN
5 20 (14.81%) TCP/IP
6 18 (13.33%) LAN
7 16 (11.85%) WAN
8 11 (8.15%) MPLS
8 11 (8.15%) Skype
9 10 (7.41%) Cisco IOS
10 9 (6.67%) Internet
10 9 (6.67%) VLAN
11 7 (5.19%) Ethernet
12 6 (4.44%) HTTP
12 6 (4.44%) Wireless
13 5 (3.70%) SNMP
13 5 (3.70%) VoIP
14 4 (2.96%) LDAP
14 4 (2.96%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.59%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.93%) RDBMS
2 8 (5.93%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.70%) MySQL
4 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (4.44%) JIRA
2 3 (2.22%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.74%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (14.81%) Finance
2 16 (11.85%) Telecoms
3 13 (9.63%) Banking
4 6 (4.44%) Retail
5 2 (1.48%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.48%) Marketing
6 1 (0.74%) Back Office
6 1 (0.74%) Electronics
6 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (13.33%) Software Packaging
2 13 (9.63%) Web Services
3 10 (7.41%) Middleware
4 6 (4.44%) Flash
5 5 (3.70%) LAMP
6 2 (1.48%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.33%) Hedge funds
2 14 (10.37%) Computer Science
3 10 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (6.67%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.70%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.96%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (2.22%) CCTV
8 2 (1.48%) Fedwire
8 2 (1.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.48%) Replication
8 2 (1.48%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.74%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.74%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.74%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.74%) iPad
9 1 (0.74%) iPhone
9 1 (0.74%) PKI
9 1 (0.74%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 120 (88.89%) Windows
2 96 (71.11%) Windows Server
3 52 (38.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 46 (34.07%) Windows 7
5 42 (31.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 41 (30.37%) Linux
7 19 (14.07%) Windows 10
8 17 (12.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (9.63%) Android
9 13 (9.63%) Windows XP
10 12 (8.89%) Windows 8
11 10 (7.41%) Mac OS
12 8 (5.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (2.96%) CentOS
13 4 (2.96%) Unix
14 2 (1.48%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.74%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (22.96%) ITIL
2 18 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 18 (13.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 14 (10.37%) Incident Management
4 13 (9.63%) Service Management
5 10 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
6 9 (6.67%) Network Planning
6 9 (6.67%) Time Management
7 7 (5.19%) Web Filtering
8 6 (4.44%) High Availability
8 6 (4.44%) Migration
8 6 (4.44%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (4.44%) Regulatory Compliance
8 6 (4.44%) Server Virtualisation
9 5 (3.70%) Release Management
10 4 (2.96%) Full Text Search
10 4 (2.96%) Web Operations
11 3 (2.22%) Contingency Planning
11 3 (2.22%) Creative Problem-Solving
11 3 (2.22%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 51 (37.78%) PowerShell
2 15 (11.11%) SQL
3 8 (5.93%) Bash Shell
4 7 (5.19%) Java
5 5 (3.70%) Perl
6 4 (2.96%) C
7 3 (2.22%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.74%) Python
8 1 (0.74%) VB
Qualifications
1 34 (25.19%) Degree
2 11 (8.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (4.44%) MCP
4 6 (4.44%) MCSE
5 5 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.22%) CCNP
7 2 (1.48%) CCNA
7 2 (1.48%) MCITP
8 1 (0.74%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.74%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.44%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.74%) QA
2 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 92 (68.15%) Active Directory
2 70 (51.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (28.89%) Hyper-V
4 27 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
5 18 (13.33%) VMware ESX
6 11 (8.15%) XenApp
7 9 (6.67%) VMware Server
7 9 (6.67%) vSphere
8 4 (2.96%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (2.96%) XenDesktop
9 3 (2.22%) Xen
10 2 (1.48%) Shibboleth
11 1 (0.74%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.74%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (6.67%) SCCM
2 6 (4.44%) Puppet
3 4 (2.96%) OpenAM
4 3 (2.22%) Ansible
4 3 (2.22%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (2.22%) Cobbler
5 2 (1.48%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.48%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (1.48%) WSUS
6 1 (0.74%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.74%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 103 (76.30%) Microsoft
2 79 (58.52%) VMware
3 31 (22.96%) Cisco
4 23 (17.04%) Citrix
5 17 (12.59%) Red Hat
6 14 (10.37%) Apple
6 14 (10.37%) HP
7 9 (6.67%) Avaya
7 9 (6.67%) ZyXEL
8 8 (5.93%) Meraki
8 8 (5.93%) Oracle
9 6 (4.44%) EMC
9 6 (4.44%) WatchGuard
10 5 (3.70%) Juniper
10 5 (3.70%) SonicWALL
11 4 (2.96%) CheckPoint
11 4 (2.96%) Draytek
11 4 (2.96%) SolarWinds
11 4 (2.96%) Sun
12 3 (2.22%) Veeam
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