The median annual salary for a Server Support was £26,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 26 June 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 / South East
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 342 338 387
Rank change year-on-year -4 +49  
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 38 105 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.26% 0.58% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.59% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 36 98 86
Median salary £26,000 £32,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% -4.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £24,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £50,100 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +3.17% -3.07%  

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 14206 17673 20720
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.63% 96.96% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11912 15039 16887
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.40% +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 Support
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Server Support in the South East

Server Support
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Server Support in the South East

Server Support
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Server Support in the South East over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Server Support in the South East

Server Support
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Support within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Surrey +39 15 £26,500 +10.41%
Hampshire +25 6 £27,500 -26.66%
Kent +12 6 £22,500 -47.05% 1
East Sussex +8 4 £25,000 -37.50%
Berkshire -28 3 £43,750 +16.66%
West Sussex +7 2 £26,750 -40.55%
Buckinghamshire -8 2 £33,250 +44.56%
Server Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 South East region featuring Server Support in the job title.

1 69 (89.61%) Windows
2 56 (72.73%) Windows Server
3 45 (58.44%) Active Directory
4 43 (55.84%) VMware
5 41 (53.25%) Firewall
6 37 (48.05%) MS Exchange
7 34 (44.16%) Office 365
7 34 (44.16%) VMware Infrastructure
8 30 (38.96%) SharePoint
8 30 (38.96%) Windows Server 2012
9 28 (36.36%) TCP/IP
10 27 (35.06%) Windows Server 2008
11 24 (31.17%) Microsoft
12 19 (24.68%) DNS
12 19 (24.68%) Cisco
13 16 (20.78%) Citrix
13 16 (20.78%) Windows Server 2003
14 15 (19.48%) Microsoft Certification
14 15 (19.48%) SAN
15 14 (18.18%) vSphere
15 14 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
15 14 (18.18%) DHCP
15 14 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
15 14 (18.18%) Backup Exec
16 13 (16.88%) Degree
17 12 (15.58%) Veeam
17 12 (15.58%) Hyper-V
17 12 (15.58%) Wireless
17 12 (15.58%) ITIL
17 12 (15.58%) SLA

Server Support 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:

Application Platforms
1 37 (48.05%) MS Exchange
2 30 (38.96%) SharePoint
3 14 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (14.29%) Skype for Business
5 9 (11.69%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (3.90%) Apache
8 3 (3.90%) JBoss
8 3 (3.90%) Tomcat
9 2 (2.60%) IIS
10 1 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (1.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.30%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (1.30%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (1.30%) WebLogic
10 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 34 (44.16%) Office 365
2 10 (12.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.30%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.30%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.30%) IaaS
3 1 (1.30%) PaaS
3 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (53.25%) Firewall
2 28 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 19 (24.68%) DNS
4 15 (19.48%) SAN
5 14 (18.18%) DHCP
6 12 (15.58%) Wireless
7 11 (14.29%) VoIP
8 10 (12.99%) VPN
9 9 (11.69%) Internet
9 9 (11.69%) iSCSI
9 9 (11.69%) VLAN
10 7 (9.09%) Skype
11 5 (6.49%) LAN
12 2 (2.60%) IPsec
12 2 (2.60%) NetScaler
13 1 (1.30%) HTTP
13 1 (1.30%) Intrusion Detection
13 1 (1.30%) LDAP
13 1 (1.30%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.60%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.30%) MySQL
3 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.60%) JIRA
2 1 (1.30%) Selenium
2 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (2.60%) Finance
1 2 (2.60%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.49%) .NET
1 5 (6.49%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.30%) LAMP
2 1 (1.30%) Middleware
2 1 (1.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.99%) Blackberry
2 9 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.90%) Clustering
4 2 (2.60%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.30%) AS400
5 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.30%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 69 (89.61%) Windows
2 56 (72.73%) Windows Server
3 30 (38.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (35.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (20.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (11.69%) Mac OS
6 9 (11.69%) Windows 7
7 8 (10.39%) Windows 10
8 6 (7.79%) Linux
9 5 (6.49%) Windows 8
9 5 (6.49%) Windows Vista
9 5 (6.49%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.60%) Solaris
11 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.30%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (15.58%) ITIL
2 9 (11.69%) Customer Requirements
2 9 (11.69%) E-Commerce
2 9 (11.69%) Migration
2 9 (11.69%) Server Building
3 5 (6.49%) Change Control
3 5 (6.49%) CRM
3 5 (6.49%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (6.49%) PRINCE
4 4 (5.19%) Application Packaging
5 3 (3.90%) Service Management
6 2 (2.60%) DevOps
6 2 (2.60%) ERP
6 2 (2.60%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.60%) Service Delivery Management
6 2 (2.60%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (1.30%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.30%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 1 (1.30%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 1 (1.30%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.79%) SQL
2 5 (6.49%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.60%) C#
3 2 (2.60%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.60%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.30%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (19.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (16.88%) Degree
3 10 (12.99%) MCP
3 10 (12.99%) MCSA
3 10 (12.99%) MCSE
4 6 (7.79%) SC Cleared
4 6 (7.79%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.30%) CISSP
5 1 (1.30%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.30%) GIAC
5 1 (1.30%) GSEC
5 1 (1.30%) MCDST
5 1 (1.30%) MCITP
5 1 (1.30%) MOS
5 1 (1.30%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (1.30%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.30%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.58%) SLA
2 2 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 45 (58.44%) Active Directory
2 34 (44.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (18.18%) vSphere
4 12 (15.58%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.60%) XenApp
5 2 (2.60%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.30%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.30%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 14 (18.18%) Backup Exec
2 10 (12.99%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (10.39%) SCCM
4 2 (2.60%) XenMobile
5 1 (1.30%) OpenAM
5 1 (1.30%) Puppet
5 1 (1.30%) SCOM
5 1 (1.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.30%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 43 (55.84%) VMware
2 24 (31.17%) Microsoft
3 19 (24.68%) Cisco
4 16 (20.78%) Citrix
5 12 (15.58%) Veeam
6 11 (14.29%) Symantec
7 9 (11.69%) Kaspersky
7 9 (11.69%) McAfee
7 9 (11.69%) WatchGuard
8 7 (9.09%) SonicWALL
9 2 (2.60%) CA
10 1 (1.30%) Avaya
10 1 (1.30%) Forcepoint
10 1 (1.30%) HP
10 1 (1.30%) Juniper
10 1 (1.30%) OpenText
10 1 (1.30%) Oracle
10 1 (1.30%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.30%) Sun
10 1 (1.30%) Veritas
Sevenoaks, Kent
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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