The median annual salary for a Server Support was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 359 357 354
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 37 91 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.25% 0.47% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.48% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 36 76 79
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,625
% change year-on-year -7.69% +6.12%  

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 14466 18825 20301
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.49% 96.68% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12097 16070 16349
Median salary £43,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.16% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 28 March 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 28 March 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
Kent +25 17 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Surrey +40 10 £26,250 -15.32% 2
Berkshire +16 6 £40,000 -11.11% 2
West Sussex +11 4 £40,000 -5.88%
Server Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 77 (84.62%) Windows
2 59 (64.84%) Windows Server
3 45 (49.45%) MS Exchange
4 41 (45.05%) VMware
5 33 (36.26%) Microsoft
6 30 (32.97%) Firewall
7 29 (31.87%) Active Directory
8 26 (28.57%) TCP/IP
9 25 (27.47%) Office 365
10 24 (26.37%) MS Excel
11 23 (25.27%) SLA
11 23 (25.27%) VMware Infrastructure
12 20 (21.98%) SharePoint
13 19 (20.88%) Linux
14 17 (18.68%) Cisco
15 15 (16.48%) Windows Server 2012
16 14 (15.38%) vSphere
16 14 (15.38%) Service Management
17 13 (14.29%) Citrix
17 13 (14.29%) SAN
17 13 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
17 13 (14.29%) Degree
18 12 (13.19%) WatchGuard
18 12 (13.19%) Analytical Skills
18 12 (13.19%) VoIP
18 12 (13.19%) ITSM
18 12 (13.19%) Wireless
18 12 (13.19%) Backup Exec
19 11 (12.09%) Data Protection
20 10 (10.99%) iSCSI

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 45 (49.45%) MS Exchange
2 20 (21.98%) SharePoint
3 10 (10.99%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (9.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (6.59%) Apache
6 5 (5.49%) JBoss
6 5 (5.49%) Tomcat
7 4 (4.40%) IBM Domino
7 4 (4.40%) Skype for Business
8 3 (3.30%) ArcGIS
8 3 (3.30%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (3.30%) IIS
8 3 (3.30%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (3.30%) WebLogic
8 3 (3.30%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 24 (26.37%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.69%) MS Office
3 2 (2.20%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 25 (27.47%) Office 365
2 3 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (32.97%) Firewall
2 26 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 13 (14.29%) SAN
4 12 (13.19%) VoIP
4 12 (13.19%) Wireless
5 10 (10.99%) iSCSI
5 10 (10.99%) VLAN
5 10 (10.99%) VPN
6 9 (9.89%) Internet
7 7 (7.69%) DNS
8 6 (6.59%) DHCP
9 4 (4.40%) LAN
9 4 (4.40%) Skype
9 4 (4.40%) WAN
10 3 (3.30%) Broadband
10 3 (3.30%) HTTP
10 3 (3.30%) LDAP
10 3 (3.30%) NAS
11 2 (2.20%) NetScaler
12 1 (1.10%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.40%) MySQL
3 3 (3.30%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (3.30%) GIS
3 3 (3.30%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.30%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.20%) JIRA
General
1 7 (7.69%) Italian Language
2 4 (4.40%) Finance
3 3 (3.30%) Retail
4 2 (2.20%) Electronics
4 2 (2.20%) German Language
4 2 (2.20%) Publishing
5 1 (1.10%) French Language
5 1 (1.10%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.79%) .NET
2 7 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.30%) LAMP
3 3 (3.30%) Middleware
3 3 (3.30%) Web Services
4 1 (1.10%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.19%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.89%) Blackberry
3 4 (4.40%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.30%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.20%) Clustering
6 1 (1.10%) AS400
6 1 (1.10%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.10%) Replication
6 1 (1.10%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 77 (84.62%) Windows
2 59 (64.84%) Windows Server
3 19 (20.88%) Linux
4 15 (16.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (9.89%) Mac OS
6 9 (9.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (5.49%) Windows 7
8 4 (4.40%) Windows 10
9 3 (3.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.20%) Solaris
11 1 (1.10%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.38%) Service Management
2 12 (13.19%) ITSM
3 11 (12.09%) Data Protection
4 9 (9.89%) Customer Requirements
4 9 (9.89%) E-Commerce
4 9 (9.89%) Migration
4 9 (9.89%) Server Building
5 8 (8.79%) ITIL
6 7 (7.69%) Change Control
6 7 (7.69%) CRM
6 7 (7.69%) PRINCE
7 5 (5.49%) Analytics
7 5 (5.49%) Asset Management
8 4 (4.40%) Data Security
8 4 (4.40%) Mathematics
9 3 (3.30%) ERP
9 3 (3.30%) Time Management
9 3 (3.30%) Web Operations
10 2 (2.20%) DevOps
10 2 (2.20%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.59%) PowerShell
2 5 (5.49%) JavaScript
2 5 (5.49%) SQL
3 3 (3.30%) Bash Shell
3 3 (3.30%) C
3 3 (3.30%) Perl
3 3 (3.30%) Python
4 2 (2.20%) C#
5 1 (1.10%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (14.29%) Degree
2 5 (5.49%) MCSA
2 5 (5.49%) MCSE
2 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.40%) IBM Certification
3 4 (4.40%) MCP
4 2 (2.20%) CISSP
4 2 (2.20%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.20%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.10%) CEH
5 1 (1.10%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (1.10%) GCIA
5 1 (1.10%) GIAC
5 1 (1.10%) GSEC
5 1 (1.10%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (25.27%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (31.87%) Active Directory
2 23 (25.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (15.38%) vSphere
4 9 (9.89%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.30%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (3.30%) XenApp
5 3 (3.30%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.10%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 12 (13.19%) Backup Exec
2 10 (10.99%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (4.40%) SCCM
4 3 (3.30%) OpenAM
4 3 (3.30%) Puppet
5 2 (2.20%) SCOM
5 2 (2.20%) XenMobile
6 1 (1.10%) Grafana
6 1 (1.10%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.10%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.10%) WSUS
Vendors
1 41 (45.05%) VMware
2 33 (36.26%) Microsoft
3 17 (18.68%) Cisco
4 13 (14.29%) Citrix
5 12 (13.19%) WatchGuard
6 10 (10.99%) Intel Security
6 10 (10.99%) Symantec
6 10 (10.99%) Veeam
7 9 (9.89%) Kaspersky
8 4 (4.40%) IBM
9 3 (3.30%) ESRI
9 3 (3.30%) Oracle
9 3 (3.30%) Red Hat
9 3 (3.30%) SonicWALL
9 3 (3.30%) Sophos
9 3 (3.30%) Sun
10 2 (2.20%) CA
10 2 (2.20%) HP
11 1 (1.10%) Avaya
11 1 (1.10%) Palo Alto
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