Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Server Management
England > Midlands
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 288 311 357
Rank change year-on-year +23 +46 -39
Permanent jobs citing Server Management 75 81 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.62% 0.54% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.59% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 57 66 42
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £32,750 £29,125
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.14% +12.45% -38.68%
10th Percentile £21,750 £26,625 £21,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £65,000 £43,975
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%

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 11,054 13,660 15,191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 91.87% 91.02% 91.46%
Number of salaries quoted 8,202 11,053 11,977
Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019. 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
East Midlands +18 38 £41,500 +27.69% 9
West Midlands +46 37 £40,000 +14.70% 10
Server Management
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 53 (70.67%) Windows
2 47 (62.67%) Microsoft
3 33 (44.00%) Active Directory
4 32 (42.67%) Windows Server
5 29 (38.67%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (32.00%) Linux
7 23 (30.67%) Java
7 23 (30.67%) Data Centre
8 22 (29.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 22 (29.33%) Microsoft Office
9 21 (28.00%) DNS
9 21 (28.00%) VMware
10 19 (25.33%) Python
10 19 (25.33%) DevOps
11 18 (24.00%) Office 365
12 17 (22.67%) VMware Infrastructure
12 17 (22.67%) MS Exchange
12 17 (22.67%) Microsoft Certification
13 16 (21.33%) SLA
13 16 (21.33%) SQL Server
13 16 (21.33%) Windows Server 2012
14 15 (20.00%) Jenkins
14 15 (20.00%) Git (software)
14 15 (20.00%) Ruby
14 15 (20.00%) MCSE
14 15 (20.00%) LAN
14 15 (20.00%) Finance
14 15 (20.00%) Scrum
15 14 (18.67%) PowerShell
15 14 (18.67%) Hyper-V

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 17 (22.67%) MS Exchange
2 9 (12.00%) IBM Notes
3 7 (9.33%) CMS
4 5 (6.67%) IIS
5 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.33%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.33%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 22 (29.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (29.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (24.00%) Office 365
3 11 (14.67%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (10.67%) IaaS
5 5 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.33%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 21 (28.00%) DNS
2 15 (20.00%) LAN
3 13 (17.33%) SAN
4 12 (16.00%) DHCP
4 12 (16.00%) TCP/IP
5 10 (13.33%) Internet
6 9 (12.00%) Ethernet
6 9 (12.00%) Wireless
7 7 (9.33%) Firewall
8 6 (8.00%) WAN
9 4 (5.33%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (5.33%) SSL
10 2 (2.67%) DMZ
10 2 (2.67%) HTTPS
10 2 (2.67%) Network Security
11 1 (1.33%) Kerberos
11 1 (1.33%) Skype
11 1 (1.33%) VPN
11 1 (1.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.67%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.67%) MySQL
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.33%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.33%) Power BI
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 15 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 15 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (9.33%) Subversion
2 7 (9.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (9.33%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (20.00%) Finance
2 6 (8.00%) Marketing
3 4 (5.33%) Automotive
3 4 (5.33%) Electronics
4 1 (1.33%) Back Office
4 1 (1.33%) Law
4 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (14.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (12.00%) Azure Engineer
3 9 (12.00%) Deskside Engineer
3 9 (12.00%) Developer
4 8 (10.67%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (8.00%) Java Developer
6 5 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (5.33%) Administrator
7 4 (5.33%) Architect
7 4 (5.33%) Cloud Architect
7 4 (5.33%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) Team Leader
8 3 (4.00%) Analyst
8 3 (4.00%) AWS Architect
8 3 (4.00%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (4.00%) IT Administrator
8 3 (4.00%) IT Manager
8 3 (4.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.67%) .NET
1 11 (14.67%) Web Services
2 7 (9.33%) .NET Framework
3 6 (8.00%) JSP
3 6 (8.00%) Spring
4 4 (5.33%) J2SE
4 4 (5.33%) Java SE
4 4 (5.33%) OpenCV
5 2 (2.67%) CSS
5 2 (2.67%) HTML
6 1 (1.33%) ADSI
6 1 (1.33%) CakePHP
6 1 (1.33%) CSS3
6 1 (1.33%) jQuery
6 1 (1.33%) LAMP
6 1 (1.33%) Laravel
6 1 (1.33%) LDAP
6 1 (1.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 23 (30.67%) Data Centre
2 9 (12.00%) Blackberry
2 9 (12.00%) Client/Server
2 9 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 8 (10.67%) Private Cloud
3 8 (10.67%) Public Cloud
4 4 (5.33%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (4.00%) PKI
5 3 (4.00%) Replication
6 2 (2.67%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.33%) Clustering
7 1 (1.33%) EPoS
7 1 (1.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 53 (70.67%) Windows
2 32 (42.67%) Windows Server
3 24 (32.00%) Linux
4 16 (21.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (18.67%) Windows 7
6 13 (17.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (12.00%) Apple iOS
8 5 (6.67%) Unix
8 5 (6.67%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.33%) AIX
9 1 (1.33%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (38.67%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (25.33%) DevOps
3 15 (20.00%) Scrum
4 14 (18.67%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (17.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 12 (16.00%) Release Management
7 11 (14.67%) Change Management
8 10 (13.33%) Configuration Management
9 9 (12.00%) Identity Management
9 9 (12.00%) OO
9 9 (12.00%) Time Management
9 9 (12.00%) Validation
10 8 (10.67%) Computer Science
10 8 (10.67%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 8 (10.67%) Software Testing
10 8 (10.67%) Test Automation
10 8 (10.67%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (9.33%) Deployment Automation
11 7 (9.33%) ITIL
11 7 (9.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 23 (30.67%) Java
2 19 (25.33%) Python
3 15 (20.00%) Ruby
4 14 (18.67%) PowerShell
5 9 (12.00%) C#
6 7 (9.33%) Perl
7 5 (6.67%) SQL
8 4 (5.33%) C
8 4 (5.33%) C++
8 4 (5.33%) Embedded C
9 2 (2.67%) PHP
10 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (22.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (20.00%) MCSE
3 13 (17.33%) MCSA
4 10 (13.33%) Degree
5 9 (12.00%) A+ Certification
5 9 (12.00%) ACDT
5 9 (12.00%) ACHDS
5 9 (12.00%) ACTC
5 9 (12.00%) MCDST
5 9 (12.00%) MCP
5 9 (12.00%) MCSM
5 9 (12.00%) Network+ Certification
6 8 (10.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (9.33%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (9.33%) Security Cleared
8 6 (8.00%) MCITP
9 3 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (4.00%) SC Cleared
10 2 (2.67%) CCNP
10 2 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (21.33%) SLA
2 9 (12.00%) GDPR
3 7 (9.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (9.33%) PCI DSS
4 3 (4.00%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 33 (44.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (22.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (18.67%) Hyper-V
4 9 (12.00%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (5.33%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (4.00%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.67%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.33%) Docker
8 1 (1.33%) vCloud
8 1 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.33%) vSphere
8 1 (1.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (13.33%) SCCM
2 8 (10.67%) Ansible
2 8 (10.67%) Puppet
2 8 (10.67%) Terraform
2 8 (10.67%) WSUS
3 7 (9.33%) SCOM
4 4 (5.33%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.67%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 47 (62.67%) Microsoft
2 21 (28.00%) VMware
3 13 (17.33%) Citrix
4 10 (13.33%) NetApp
5 9 (12.00%) Apple
5 9 (12.00%) Cisco
5 9 (12.00%) Lotus
5 9 (12.00%) Oracle
5 9 (12.00%) Remedy
6 6 (8.00%) Dell
6 6 (8.00%) Nimble Storage
6 6 (8.00%) Veeam
7 5 (6.67%) Google
7 5 (6.67%) HP
7 5 (6.67%) Symantec
8 4 (5.33%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.67%) Acronis
9 2 (2.67%) Avaya
9 2 (2.67%) EMC
10 1 (1.33%) Lumension