Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Server Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1011 999 953
Rank change year-on-year -12 -46 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Analyst 156 181 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.090% 0.10% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.11% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 149 165 309
UK median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +2.56% +6.85%
10th Percentile £23,700 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £57,600 £53,750 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,250 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -0.77% -13.33% +12.78%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 166,671 168,389 201,510
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.10% 96.47% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 135,609 140,138 168,475
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,900
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Server Analyst in the UK

Server Analyst
Top 14 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 22 January 2018. 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 +3 155 £37,650 -5.88% 12
UK excluding London -15 86 £32,250 -0.77% 10
London -12 71 £52,500 +28.05% 3
South East +6 32 £32,500 +12.07% 5
Midlands +5 20 £26,000 -35.00% 2
West Midlands +7 18 £26,000 -35.00% 1
North of England -7 17 £40,000 +5.26% 1
East of England +9 9 £33,500 -4.29% 1
South West 0 7 £33,000 +14.78%
North West -7 7 £30,000 -36.84%
North East - 7 £40,000 -
Yorkshire +21 3 £22,750 -9.00% 1
East Midlands +10 2 - - 1
Scotland -42 1 £32,000 -36.00% 1

Server Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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.

1 138 (88.46%) Windows
2 109 (69.87%) VMware
3 107 (68.59%) Active Directory
4 91 (58.33%) Windows Server
5 83 (53.21%) VMware Infrastructure
6 77 (49.36%) Microsoft
7 57 (36.54%) NetApp
8 56 (35.90%) Citrix
9 54 (34.62%) Cisco
10 53 (33.97%) SAN
11 50 (32.05%) MS Exchange
12 48 (30.77%) Hyper-V
13 47 (30.13%) Windows Server 2008
13 47 (30.13%) Windows Server 2012
14 46 (29.49%) Firewall
15 35 (22.44%) Linux
16 34 (21.79%) Microsoft Azure
16 34 (21.79%) Enterprise Storage
17 31 (19.87%) HP
18 30 (19.23%) SCCM
18 30 (19.23%) Office 365
19 29 (18.59%) Data Centre
20 28 (17.95%) PowerShell
20 28 (17.95%) ITIL
21 26 (16.67%) Dell
21 26 (16.67%) Change Management
21 26 (16.67%) Process Improvement
22 25 (16.03%) SCOM
22 25 (16.03%) Problem Management
22 25 (16.03%) EqualLogic

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 (32.05%) MS Exchange
2 21 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2013
3 16 (10.26%) Skype for Business
4 14 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (7.69%) IIS
6 4 (2.56%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.92%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.28%) Apache
8 2 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.64%) Confluence
9 1 (0.64%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.64%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.64%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.64%) JBoss
Applications
1 18 (11.54%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 34 (21.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (19.23%) Office 365
3 9 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.28%) G Suite
4 2 (1.28%) IaaS
4 2 (1.28%) SaaS
5 1 (0.64%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.64%) GitHub
5 1 (0.64%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 53 (33.97%) SAN
2 46 (29.49%) Firewall
3 17 (10.90%) Skype
4 16 (10.26%) VLAN
5 14 (8.97%) DNS
6 13 (8.33%) DHCP
6 13 (8.33%) LAN
7 11 (7.05%) NAS
7 11 (7.05%) WAN
7 11 (7.05%) WLAN
8 9 (5.77%) VPN
9 8 (5.13%) TCP/IP
10 5 (3.21%) Internet
11 4 (2.56%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (2.56%) IPsec
11 4 (2.56%) VoIP
12 3 (1.92%) SSL
13 2 (1.28%) VSAN
14 1 (0.64%) OpenVPN
14 1 (0.64%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.92%) MySQL
4 2 (1.28%) Blockchain
5 1 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.64%) IDOL
5 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 25 (16.03%) Law
2 11 (7.05%) Legal
3 10 (6.41%) Finance
4 7 (4.49%) Banking
5 6 (3.85%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.21%) French Language
7 3 (1.92%) Retail
8 1 (0.64%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.56%) 802.1X
1 4 (2.56%) Web Services
2 1 (0.64%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 34 (21.79%) Enterprise Storage
2 29 (18.59%) Data Centre
3 25 (16.03%) Management Information System
4 12 (7.69%) Clustering
5 11 (7.05%) HP StoreVirtual
6 9 (5.77%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.64%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.64%) EPoS
9 1 (0.64%) Fintech
9 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Licensing
9 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.64%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 138 (88.46%) Windows
2 91 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 47 (30.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (30.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 35 (22.44%) Linux
5 21 (13.46%) Windows 7
6 12 (7.69%) Data ONTAP
7 11 (7.05%) Windows 10
8 8 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (3.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.92%) Unix
11 1 (0.64%) AIX
11 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.64%) Debian
11 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (17.95%) ITIL
2 26 (16.67%) Change Management
2 26 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 25 (16.03%) Problem Management
4 21 (13.46%) Virtual Environments
5 14 (8.97%) Server Virtualisation
6 12 (7.69%) Line Management
7 11 (7.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (7.05%) Data Management
8 9 (5.77%) Patch Management
9 8 (5.13%) CRM
9 8 (5.13%) Mathematics
9 8 (5.13%) Software Architecture
10 7 (4.49%) Load Balancing
10 7 (4.49%) Migration
11 6 (3.85%) B2C
11 6 (3.85%) Cybersecurity
11 6 (3.85%) Software Distribution
12 5 (3.21%) Disaster Recovery
13 4 (2.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (17.95%) PowerShell
2 21 (13.46%) SQL
3 2 (1.28%) Shell Script
3 2 (1.28%) VB
4 1 (0.64%) C#
4 1 (0.64%) Java
4 1 (0.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (4.49%) Degree
2 5 (3.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.56%) MCSE
4 2 (1.28%) MCDST
4 2 (1.28%) MCP
4 2 (1.28%) MCSA
4 2 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.64%) CCNA
5 1 (0.64%) CCNP
5 1 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.64%) MCITP
5 1 (0.64%) RHCE
5 1 (0.64%) RHCSA
5 1 (0.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.92%) SLA
2 1 (0.64%) GDPR
2 1 (0.64%) QA
2 1 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 107 (68.59%) Active Directory
2 83 (53.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (30.77%) Hyper-V
4 11 (7.05%) DFS Replication
5 9 (5.77%) vSphere
6 4 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.28%) Shibboleth
8 2 (1.28%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.28%) XenApp
9 1 (0.64%) Docker
9 1 (0.64%) Firmware
9 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.64%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 30 (19.23%) SCCM
2 25 (16.03%) SCOM
3 4 (2.56%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (1.92%) Ansible
4 3 (1.92%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.28%) Puppet
6 1 (0.64%) Cacti
6 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.64%) Nagios
6 1 (0.64%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.64%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.64%) Salt
6 1 (0.64%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.64%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.64%) SELinux
6 1 (0.64%) Simpana
6 1 (0.64%) SmoothWall
6 1 (0.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.64%) yum
Vendors
1 109 (69.87%) VMware
2 77 (49.36%) Microsoft
3 57 (36.54%) NetApp
4 56 (35.90%) Citrix
5 54 (34.62%) Cisco
6 31 (19.87%) HP
7 26 (16.67%) Dell
8 25 (16.03%) EqualLogic
9 17 (10.90%) CommVault
10 9 (5.77%) IBM
10 9 (5.77%) SolarWinds
11 8 (5.13%) Oracle
12 5 (3.21%) Hitachi
12 5 (3.21%) Red Hat
13 3 (1.92%) McAfee
13 3 (1.92%) Sophos
13 3 (1.92%) Symantec
13 3 (1.92%) WatchGuard
14 2 (1.28%) Google
14 2 (1.28%) Veeam