Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Server Support was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Server Support
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 712 656 681
Rank change year-on-year -56 +25 -74
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 133 187 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.18% 0.25% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.26% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 105 173 216
London median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +15.94% -8.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £59,750 £61,250 £50,000
England median annual salary £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -4.41% +4.62% -

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 70913 71825 85553
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.35% 95.97% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 55797 62046 72615
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 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Server Support
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 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
South London -4 16 £42,500 +23.19%
Central London -6 10 £38,000 +1.33% 2
West London -21 5 £45,000 +12.50% 3
East London -2 2 £37,500 +13.64%
Server Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 123 (92.48%) Windows
2 107 (80.45%) Windows Server
3 84 (63.16%) Microsoft
3 84 (63.16%) Active Directory
4 67 (50.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 66 (49.62%) VMware
6 64 (48.12%) Office 365
7 61 (45.86%) DNS
8 58 (43.61%) MS Exchange
9 55 (41.35%) DHCP
10 52 (39.10%) Firewall
10 52 (39.10%) Windows 7
11 48 (36.09%) Windows Server 2012
12 47 (35.34%) Degree
13 44 (33.08%) Hyper-V
14 41 (30.83%) TCP/IP
15 39 (29.32%) VMware Infrastructure
16 38 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
17 34 (25.56%) Finance
18 33 (24.81%) VPN
18 33 (24.81%) Windows Server 2003
19 32 (24.06%) LAN
19 32 (24.06%) Windows 10
20 31 (23.31%) SharePoint
20 31 (23.31%) SQL
21 30 (22.56%) Exchange Server 2007
22 29 (21.80%) WAN
23 27 (20.30%) Linux
23 27 (20.30%) Cisco
24 26 (19.55%) Windows XP

Server Support 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 58 (43.61%) MS Exchange
2 38 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (23.31%) SharePoint
4 30 (22.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (6.02%) IIS
6 7 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (3.01%) Skype for Business
9 3 (2.26%) JBoss
9 3 (2.26%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.75%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.75%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (6.77%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.50%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 64 (48.12%) Office 365
2 24 (18.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (2.26%) IaaS
4 3 (2.26%) PaaS
5 2 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (45.86%) DNS
2 55 (41.35%) DHCP
3 52 (39.10%) Firewall
4 41 (30.83%) TCP/IP
5 33 (24.81%) VPN
6 32 (24.06%) LAN
7 29 (21.80%) WAN
8 25 (18.80%) MPLS
9 10 (7.52%) VLAN
10 7 (5.26%) Wireless
11 4 (3.01%) FTP
11 4 (3.01%) Internet
12 3 (2.26%) Skype
13 2 (1.50%) HTTP
13 2 (1.50%) SAN
13 2 (1.50%) SMTP
13 2 (1.50%) VoIP
14 1 (0.75%) Cisco ASA
14 1 (0.75%) Cisco PIX
14 1 (0.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.50%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (1.50%) Blockchain
3 2 (1.50%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.75%) GIS
4 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 34 (25.56%) Finance
2 11 (8.27%) Financial Institution
2 11 (8.27%) Manufacturing
3 8 (6.02%) Banking
4 5 (3.76%) Publishing
5 2 (1.50%) Law
5 2 (1.50%) Legal
6 1 (0.75%) Front Office
6 1 (0.75%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.75%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.76%) .NET
1 5 (3.76%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.77%) Data Centre
3 7 (5.26%) Blackberry
4 5 (3.76%) Hedge funds
5 4 (3.01%) Fintech
6 3 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.50%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.75%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.75%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 123 (92.48%) Windows
2 107 (80.45%) Windows Server
3 67 (50.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 52 (39.10%) Windows 7
5 48 (36.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 33 (24.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 32 (24.06%) Windows 10
8 27 (20.30%) Linux
9 26 (19.55%) Windows XP
10 10 (7.52%) Windows 8
11 7 (5.26%) Windows Vista
12 3 (2.26%) Debian
12 3 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (2.26%) Ubuntu
13 2 (1.50%) Unix
14 1 (0.75%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (5.26%) ITIL
1 7 (5.26%) Patch Management
2 6 (4.51%) Change Management
3 5 (3.76%) Change Control
3 5 (3.76%) Low Latency
4 4 (3.01%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (3.01%) Identity Management
4 4 (3.01%) Time Management
5 3 (2.26%) High Availability
5 3 (2.26%) Project Management
5 3 (2.26%) Virtual Environments
6 2 (1.50%) Application Packaging
6 2 (1.50%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (1.50%) Data Encryption
6 2 (1.50%) Incident Management
6 2 (1.50%) Network Design
6 2 (1.50%) Regulatory Compliance
6 2 (1.50%) Server Hardening
6 2 (1.50%) SIEM
6 2 (1.50%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (23.31%) SQL
2 20 (15.04%) PowerShell
3 6 (4.51%) Python
4 5 (3.76%) C#
4 5 (3.76%) Perl
5 3 (2.26%) VB
6 1 (0.75%) Java
6 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 47 (35.34%) Degree
2 19 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (13.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (12.03%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (6.02%) MCSE
6 5 (3.76%) CCNA
7 2 (1.50%) MCSA
8 1 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 84 (63.16%) Active Directory
2 44 (33.08%) Hyper-V
3 39 (29.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (12.03%) vSphere
5 5 (3.76%) DFS Replication
5 5 (3.76%) Terminal Server
6 4 (3.01%) XenApp
7 3 (2.26%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.50%) VMware Server
8 2 (1.50%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.75%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.75%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (10.53%) SCCM
2 8 (6.02%) Backup Exec
3 7 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (4.51%) SCOM
5 5 (3.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 5 (3.76%) WMI
6 4 (3.01%) Ansible
6 4 (3.01%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (3.01%) MIIS
6 4 (3.01%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (3.01%) Puppet
7 1 (0.75%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.75%) Salt
7 1 (0.75%) SCSM
Vendors
1 84 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 66 (49.62%) VMware
3 27 (20.30%) Cisco
4 18 (13.53%) Citrix
5 10 (7.52%) Dell
5 10 (7.52%) Symantec
6 9 (6.77%) HP
7 8 (6.02%) Veeam
8 7 (5.26%) 3Com
8 7 (5.26%) D-Link
8 7 (5.26%) Draytek
8 7 (5.26%) Linksys
8 7 (5.26%) Meraki
8 7 (5.26%) NETGEAR
9 6 (4.51%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.26%) CommVault
10 3 (2.26%) F5
11 2 (1.50%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.50%) Mitel
11 2 (1.50%) Proofpoint