Period
to 27 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Server Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

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

Server Analyst
UK
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1058 993 845
Rank change year-on-year -65 -148 +146
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Analyst 140 262 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.079% 0.13% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.13% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 126 237 388
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,625 £25,000 £28,525
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14% +16.67%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 170306 194673 213134
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.98% 96.48% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 138391 163597 174752
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Server Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Server Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Server Analyst in the UK

Server Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Server Analyst in the UK

Server Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Server Analyst over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Server Analyst in the UK

Server Analyst
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 27 July 2017. 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
England -44 139 £40,000 - 10
London +23 73 £45,000 -2.17% 4
UK excluding London -13 67 £37,500 +15.38% 6
Midlands +12 28 £37,500 -4.46% 1
East Midlands +16 26 £37,500 - 1
South East +38 15 £40,000 +29.03% 1
East of England +13 15 £36,000 +9.09% 2
South West +19 4 £43,250 +41.80% 1
North of England -22 4 £25,000 - 1
West Midlands +15 2 £30,750 -24.07%
Yorkshire +14 2 £26,250 +5.00% 1
North West -30 2 £22,750 -52.11%
Scotland - 1 - -

Server Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, Server Analyst 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 featuring Server Analyst in the job title.

1 132 (94.29%) Windows
2 106 (75.71%) Windows Server
3 93 (66.43%) Microsoft
4 88 (62.86%) VMware
5 74 (52.86%) Active Directory
6 68 (48.57%) Citrix
7 64 (45.71%) Linux
8 59 (42.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 50 (35.71%) MS Exchange
10 48 (34.29%) PowerShell
11 42 (30.00%) SCCM
12 41 (29.29%) VMware Infrastructure
13 38 (27.14%) Windows Server 2008
14 36 (25.71%) Office 365
14 36 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2013
15 35 (25.00%) Finance
16 33 (23.57%) Exchange Server 2010
17 32 (22.86%) Hyper-V
17 32 (22.86%) Banking
18 29 (20.71%) SAN
19 26 (18.57%) NetApp
19 26 (18.57%) Firewall
20 25 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 24 (17.14%) Data Centre
22 23 (16.43%) Microsoft Certification
23 22 (15.71%) Migration
24 21 (15.00%) Red Hat
25 20 (14.29%) Fat Client
25 20 (14.29%) Thin Client
25 20 (14.29%) VPN

Server Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 50 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 36 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 33 (23.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (12.14%) Tomcat
5 16 (11.43%) Skype for Business
6 15 (10.71%) Apache
7 10 (7.14%) SharePoint
8 5 (3.57%) IIS
9 4 (2.86%) WebSphere
10 3 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (1.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (1.43%) JBoss
11 2 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.71%) IBM Domino
12 1 (0.71%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (6.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 36 (25.71%) Office 365
2 14 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (6.43%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (4.29%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.71%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 29 (20.71%) SAN
2 26 (18.57%) Firewall
3 20 (14.29%) VPN
4 13 (9.29%) DNS
5 12 (8.57%) TCP/IP
6 10 (7.14%) DHCP
7 8 (5.71%) Cisco IOS
7 8 (5.71%) Skype
8 7 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (5.00%) Cisco ISE
8 7 (5.00%) Cisco Wireless
8 7 (5.00%) VLAN
8 7 (5.00%) WAAS
8 7 (5.00%) Wireless
9 6 (4.29%) iSCSI
10 5 (3.57%) VoIP
10 5 (3.57%) WAN
11 4 (2.86%) LAN
12 3 (2.14%) SSL
13 2 (1.43%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.71%) MySQL
2 9 (6.43%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 35 (25.00%) Finance
2 32 (22.86%) Banking
3 5 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.14%) Law
5 2 (1.43%) Legal
5 2 (1.43%) Marketing
5 2 (1.43%) Retail
6 1 (0.71%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.86%) LAMP
2 3 (2.14%) Web Services
3 1 (0.71%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.71%) Flash
3 1 (0.71%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.14%) Data Centre
2 20 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 20 (14.29%) Thin Client
3 8 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.00%) Clustering
5 6 (4.29%) Replication
6 4 (2.86%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.86%) Device Driver
7 3 (2.14%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.43%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.43%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.43%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.43%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.71%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 132 (94.29%) Windows
2 106 (75.71%) Windows Server
3 64 (45.71%) Linux
4 59 (42.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 38 (27.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (8.57%) Windows 7
8 10 (7.14%) Data ONTAP
9 8 (5.71%) Windows 10
10 6 (4.29%) Windows 8
11 3 (2.14%) Unix
11 3 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (2.14%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.43%) Android
13 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (15.71%) Migration
2 20 (14.29%) Task Automation
3 15 (10.71%) ITIL
4 10 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (7.14%) Server Virtualisation
5 7 (5.00%) Incident Management
5 7 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 7 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
5 7 (5.00%) Proactive Monitoring
6 6 (4.29%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (2.86%) Service Delivery
8 3 (2.14%) B2C
8 3 (2.14%) Change Management
8 3 (2.14%) Mathematics
8 3 (2.14%) Software Architecture
8 3 (2.14%) Time Management
9 2 (1.43%) Business Continuity
9 2 (1.43%) Capacity Management
9 2 (1.43%) Line Management
9 2 (1.43%) Software License Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (34.29%) PowerShell
2 18 (12.86%) SQL
3 5 (3.57%) Bash Shell
4 4 (2.86%) AWK
4 4 (2.86%) sed
5 2 (1.43%) Java
6 1 (0.71%) C
6 1 (0.71%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (16.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (7.14%) MCSE
3 9 (6.43%) MCSA
4 6 (4.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (3.57%) Degree
6 4 (2.86%) CCA
6 4 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (2.86%) MCITP
6 4 (2.86%) MCP
7 2 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (1.43%) MCDST
7 2 (1.43%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.43%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.71%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (0.71%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.71%) GSEC
8 1 (0.71%) MCTS
8 1 (0.71%) MOS
8 1 (0.71%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.29%) SLA
System Software
1 74 (52.86%) Active Directory
2 41 (29.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (22.86%) Hyper-V
4 19 (13.57%) XenApp
5 17 (12.14%) vSphere
6 10 (7.14%) VMware Server
7 7 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (5.00%) XenDesktop
8 6 (4.29%) NFS
9 4 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (1.43%) XenServer
11 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.71%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.71%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 42 (30.00%) SCCM
2 8 (5.71%) SCOM
3 7 (5.00%) Ansible
4 6 (4.29%) Backup Exec
4 6 (4.29%) NetBackup
5 4 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (2.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (2.86%) vMotion
6 2 (1.43%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.71%) Cacti
7 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.71%) Nagios
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.71%) SELinux
7 1 (0.71%) SmoothWall
7 1 (0.71%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 93 (66.43%) Microsoft
2 88 (62.86%) VMware
3 68 (48.57%) Citrix
4 26 (18.57%) NetApp
5 21 (15.00%) Red Hat
6 18 (12.86%) Cisco
7 9 (6.43%) IBM
7 9 (6.43%) Oracle
7 9 (6.43%) SolarWinds
7 9 (6.43%) WatchGuard
8 7 (5.00%) F5
8 7 (5.00%) Forcepoint
9 6 (4.29%) Symantec
10 5 (3.57%) HP
11 3 (2.14%) Veeam
12 2 (1.43%) Apple
12 2 (1.43%) Avaya
12 2 (1.43%) EMC
12 2 (1.43%) Remedy
13 1 (0.71%) McAfee
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