Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for Server Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Server Management over the 6 months to 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Server Management
England > Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 294 329 334
Rank change year-on-year +35 +5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Server Management 74 73 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.56% 0.48% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.52% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 61 59 56
Midlands median annual salary £30,000 £31,500 £29,625
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +6.33% -25.94%
10th Percentile £21,750 £26,250 £21,125
90th Percentile £45,000 £65,000 £43,750
England median annual salary £44,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.14% +10.00% -5.88%

Server Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 12,027 13,932 16,201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 91.15% 90.76% 90.60%
Number of salaries quoted 9,213 11,364 12,719
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £69,975 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Server Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Server Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Server Management in the Midlands

Server Management
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Server Management in the Midlands

Server Management
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Server Management in the Midlands over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Server Management in the Midlands

Server Management
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Management within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 November 2018. 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
West Midlands +35 45 £32,500 - 10
East Midlands +15 29 £30,000 -3.23% 5
Server Management
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, IT jobs citing Server Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for Server Management.

1 40 (54.05%) Active Directory
2 39 (52.70%) Windows
3 33 (44.59%) Microsoft
4 29 (39.19%) Data Centre
5 27 (36.49%) Microsoft Office
6 24 (32.43%) Finance
6 24 (32.43%) Windows Server
7 22 (29.73%) MS Exchange
7 22 (29.73%) Microsoft Certification
8 21 (28.38%) MCSE
8 21 (28.38%) Windows 7
9 19 (25.68%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (25.68%) MCSA
9 19 (25.68%) Linux
9 19 (25.68%) LAN
9 19 (25.68%) Java
9 19 (25.68%) DNS
10 18 (24.32%) DHCP
11 17 (22.97%) SLA
11 17 (22.97%) VMware
11 17 (22.97%) Office 365
12 16 (21.62%) Problem-Solving
13 15 (20.27%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (20.27%) SCCM
13 15 (20.27%) TCP/IP
13 15 (20.27%) SQL Server
14 14 (18.92%) Citrix
14 14 (18.92%) NetApp
14 14 (18.92%) Change Management
14 14 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure

Server Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 22 (29.73%) MS Exchange
2 12 (16.22%) IBM Notes
3 7 (9.46%) CMS
3 7 (9.46%) IIS
4 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.70%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 27 (36.49%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (22.97%) Office 365
2 13 (17.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.35%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.35%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 19 (25.68%) DNS
1 19 (25.68%) LAN
2 18 (24.32%) DHCP
3 15 (20.27%) TCP/IP
4 13 (17.57%) Internet
5 12 (16.22%) Ethernet
5 12 (16.22%) SAN
5 12 (16.22%) Wireless
6 7 (9.46%) Remote Desktop
6 7 (9.46%) WAN
7 6 (8.11%) Firewall
8 3 (4.05%) SSL
9 2 (2.70%) HTTPS
9 2 (2.70%) Skype
10 1 (1.35%) DMZ
10 1 (1.35%) Kerberos
10 1 (1.35%) Network Security
10 1 (1.35%) VPN
10 1 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.35%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.35%) MySQL
3 1 (1.35%) Power BI
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.35%) Subversion
1 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.35%) TeamCity
General
1 24 (32.43%) Finance
2 9 (12.16%) Automotive
3 8 (10.81%) Electronics
4 7 (9.46%) Marketing
5 6 (8.11%) Law
6 1 (1.35%) Back Office
6 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (18.92%) Developer
2 12 (16.22%) Deskside Engineer
2 12 (16.22%) Desktop Support
3 8 (10.81%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (9.46%) Administrator
4 7 (9.46%) Java Developer
4 7 (9.46%) Team Leader
5 6 (8.11%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (8.11%) IT Administrator
5 6 (8.11%) IT Systems Administrator
5 6 (8.11%) Software Developer
5 6 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (6.76%) IT Support
6 5 (6.76%) Server Specialist
6 5 (6.76%) Windows Specialist
7 4 (5.41%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Windows Server Specialist
8 3 (4.05%) Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.81%) OpenCV
2 7 (9.46%) JSP
2 7 (9.46%) Spring
3 4 (5.41%) J2SE
3 4 (5.41%) Java SE
4 3 (4.05%) .NET
5 2 (2.70%) Web Services
6 1 (1.35%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.35%) ADSI
6 1 (1.35%) CakePHP
6 1 (1.35%) CSS
6 1 (1.35%) HTML
6 1 (1.35%) jQuery
6 1 (1.35%) Laravel
6 1 (1.35%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (39.19%) Data Centre
2 12 (16.22%) Blackberry
2 12 (16.22%) Client/Server
2 12 (16.22%) Management Information System
3 8 (10.81%) Linux Command Line
4 7 (9.46%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.41%) Driving Licence
5 4 (5.41%) Replication
6 3 (4.05%) PKI
7 1 (1.35%) Clustering
7 1 (1.35%) EPoS
7 1 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 39 (52.70%) Windows
2 24 (32.43%) Windows Server
3 21 (28.38%) Windows 7
4 19 (25.68%) Linux
5 15 (20.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (17.57%) Apple iOS
8 8 (10.81%) Windows 8
9 3 (4.05%) Unix
10 1 (1.35%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.68%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (21.62%) Problem-Solving
3 14 (18.92%) Change Management
4 12 (16.22%) Identity Management
4 12 (16.22%) Time Management
4 12 (16.22%) Validation
5 11 (14.86%) ITIL
6 7 (9.46%) BDD
6 7 (9.46%) Content Management
6 7 (9.46%) Digital Marketing
6 7 (9.46%) DNA
6 7 (9.46%) TDD
7 6 (8.11%) Biometrics
7 6 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 6 (8.11%) Matrix Management
7 6 (8.11%) Matrix Organization
7 6 (8.11%) Server Virtualisation
7 6 (8.11%) Software Engineering
8 5 (6.76%) Release Management
9 4 (5.41%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (25.68%) Java
2 9 (12.16%) Python
3 8 (10.81%) C
3 8 (10.81%) C++
3 8 (10.81%) Embedded C
4 7 (9.46%) PowerShell
5 6 (8.11%) SQL
6 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.35%) Perl
6 1 (1.35%) PHP
6 1 (1.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (29.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (28.38%) MCSE
3 19 (25.68%) MCSA
4 13 (17.57%) Security Cleared
5 12 (16.22%) A+ Certification
5 12 (16.22%) ACDT
5 12 (16.22%) ACHDS
5 12 (16.22%) ACTC
5 12 (16.22%) MCDST
5 12 (16.22%) MCP
5 12 (16.22%) MCSM
5 12 (16.22%) Network+ Certification
6 9 (12.16%) Degree
6 9 (12.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (10.81%) MCITP
8 5 (6.76%) SC Cleared
9 3 (4.05%) DBS Check
9 3 (4.05%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.35%) CCNA
10 1 (1.35%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (22.97%) SLA
2 10 (13.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.05%) ISO 9001
4 2 (2.70%) GDPR
5 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (1.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 40 (54.05%) Active Directory
2 14 (18.92%) Hyper-V
2 14 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (16.22%) Virtual Servers
4 8 (10.81%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (8.11%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.35%) Docker
6 1 (1.35%) vCloud
6 1 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.35%) vSphere
6 1 (1.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (20.27%) SCCM
2 10 (13.51%) WSUS
3 6 (8.11%) SCOM
4 3 (4.05%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.70%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 33 (44.59%) Microsoft
2 17 (22.97%) VMware
3 14 (18.92%) Citrix
3 14 (18.92%) NetApp
4 13 (17.57%) Remedy
5 12 (16.22%) Apple
5 12 (16.22%) Lotus
5 12 (16.22%) Oracle
6 10 (13.51%) Cisco
7 8 (10.81%) Nimble Storage
8 6 (8.11%) Veeam
9 5 (6.76%) Dell
9 5 (6.76%) HP
10 4 (5.41%) Symantec
11 3 (4.05%) Acronis
12 2 (2.70%) CheckPoint
12 2 (2.70%) Lumension
12 2 (2.70%) McAfee
13 1 (1.35%) Avaya
13 1 (1.35%) EMC