The median annual salary for a Server Specialist was - in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Server Specialist
England / South East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 429 471
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Specialist 0 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East - 0.071% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.074% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 8
Median salary - £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 13991 17674 20705
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.62% 96.97% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11722 15033 16859
Median salary £43,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Server Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Server Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Server Specialist in the South East

Server Specialist
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Server Specialist in the South East.

Salary trend for Server Specialist in the South East

Server Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Server Specialist 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 South East region featuring Server Specialist in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (71.43%) NetApp
2 5 (71.43%) Service Management
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Incident Management
2 5 (71.43%) SCOM
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (71.43%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 2 (28.57%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (14.29%) Presales
4 1 (14.29%) Supermicro
4 1 (14.29%) Veeam
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
4 1 (14.29%) Information Management
4 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 1 (14.29%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (14.29%) Clustering
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) Veritas
4 1 (14.29%) arcserve

Server Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) DevOps
1 5 (71.43%) Incident Management
1 5 (71.43%) Service Management
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Information Management
3 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) Presales
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
2 5 (71.43%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) SCOM
2 1 (14.29%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) NetApp
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) arcserve
3 1 (14.29%) CommVault
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) Intel
3 1 (14.29%) Supermicro
3 1 (14.29%) Veeam
3 1 (14.29%) Veritas