The median annual salary for a Server Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 30 April 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
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 797 818 722
Rank change year-on-year +21 -96  
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Analyst 77 142 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.090% 0.14% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.14% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 65 124 209
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,250 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.63% -5.71%  

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 82537 99534 106816
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.29% 96.34% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 68587 83592 87091
Median salary £45,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Server Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Server Analyst in the job title.

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 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Server Analyst in the UK

Server Analyst
Top 30 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 3 months to 30 April 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
England +38 76 £42,500 +6.25% 6
London +62 45 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Northamptonshire +3 13 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Northampton -3 13 £37,500 -6.25% 1
East Midlands -3 13 £37,500 -1.31% 1
South East +50 8 £40,000 +26.98% 1
East of England +14 7 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Oxfordshire +1 6 £40,000 +48.14% 1
Oxford - 6 £40,000 - 1
City of London +35 4 £35,000 +34.61%
Hertfordshire +21 3 £40,000 - 1
Uxbridge - 3 £47,500 -
Cambridgeshire -2 2 - -
Watford -5 2 £40,000 -
Peterborough - 2 - -
South West +24 1 £42,500 +57.40% 1
Berkshire +23 1 £34,000 -2.85%
Birmingham +19 1 £32,500 -
West Midlands +16 1 £32,500 -19.75%
Bristol +4 1 £42,500 +57.40% 1
Manchester -20 1 £20,500 -51.47%
North West -27 1 £20,500 -51.47%
Scotland - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £24,000 -
Essex - 1 £45,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £55,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £36,000 -
Altrincham - 1 £20,500 -
Bedford - 1 £24,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 £34,000 -

Server Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

1 136 (80.00%) Windows
2 118 (69.41%) Microsoft
3 117 (68.82%) Windows Server
4 78 (45.88%) VMware
5 76 (44.71%) Active Directory
6 68 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 61 (35.88%) Citrix
8 58 (34.12%) Finance
9 56 (32.94%) Linux
10 55 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
11 45 (26.47%) PowerShell
12 43 (25.29%) SCCM
13 41 (24.12%) Banking
13 41 (24.12%) MS Exchange
14 38 (22.35%) VMware Infrastructure
15 36 (21.18%) SAN
16 30 (17.65%) Office 365
16 30 (17.65%) Cisco
17 29 (17.06%) Hyper-V
18 28 (16.47%) Exchange Server 2013
19 26 (15.29%) Data Centre
20 25 (14.71%) Skype for Business
20 25 (14.71%) Red Hat
20 25 (14.71%) Firewall
21 24 (14.12%) ITIL
22 23 (13.53%) vSphere
22 23 (13.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 22 (12.94%) Microsoft Certification
24 21 (12.35%) Exchange Server 2010
25 20 (11.76%) Thin Client

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 41 (24.12%) MS Exchange
2 28 (16.47%) Exchange Server 2013
3 25 (14.71%) Skype for Business
4 21 (12.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (5.88%) Apache
5 10 (5.88%) Tomcat
6 9 (5.29%) SharePoint
7 5 (2.94%) IIS
8 4 (2.35%) IBM Domino
9 2 (1.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.59%) Moodle
10 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 30 (17.65%) Office 365
2 13 (7.65%) Mimecast
3 9 (5.29%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (5.29%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.59%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 36 (21.18%) SAN
2 25 (14.71%) Firewall
3 15 (8.82%) VPN
3 15 (8.82%) Wireless
4 14 (8.24%) Cisco ASA
4 14 (8.24%) Cisco IOS
4 14 (8.24%) Cisco ISE
4 14 (8.24%) Cisco Wireless
4 14 (8.24%) WAAS
5 11 (6.47%) Skype
6 9 (5.29%) TCP/IP
7 6 (3.53%) DHCP
7 6 (3.53%) DNS
7 6 (3.53%) Ethernet
8 5 (2.94%) VoIP
9 3 (1.76%) NetScaler
9 3 (1.76%) Network Security
10 2 (1.18%) LAN
10 2 (1.18%) PBX
10 2 (1.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (11.18%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.88%) MySQL
3 7 (4.12%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (1.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (4.71%) JIRA
2 4 (2.35%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.35%) Grunt
2 4 (2.35%) gulp
2 4 (2.35%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.35%) jspm
2 4 (2.35%) SpecFlow
2 4 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.35%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 58 (34.12%) Finance
2 41 (24.12%) Banking
3 13 (7.65%) Investment Banking
4 3 (1.76%) Legal
5 2 (1.18%) Law
5 2 (1.18%) Marketing
6 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.06%) .NET
2 10 (5.88%) Web Services
3 6 (3.53%) Flash
4 4 (2.35%) .NET Framework
4 4 (2.35%) ASP.NET
4 4 (2.35%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (2.35%) CSS
4 4 (2.35%) CSS3
4 4 (2.35%) Entity Framework
4 4 (2.35%) HTML
4 4 (2.35%) HTML5
4 4 (2.35%) REST
5 1 (0.59%) COM
5 1 (0.59%) Middleware
5 1 (0.59%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.29%) Data Centre
2 20 (11.76%) Fat Client
2 20 (11.76%) Thin Client
3 15 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (5.29%) Mobile App
5 8 (4.71%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.94%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.76%) CCTV
7 3 (1.76%) Device Driver
7 3 (1.76%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.18%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.18%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.59%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.59%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.59%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 136 (80.00%) Windows
2 117 (68.82%) Windows Server
3 68 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 56 (32.94%) Linux
5 55 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (13.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (8.82%) Windows 7
8 10 (5.88%) Windows 10
9 9 (5.29%) Data ONTAP
10 6 (3.53%) Windows 8
11 5 (2.94%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.18%) AIX
12 2 (1.18%) Android
12 2 (1.18%) Unix
12 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (14.12%) ITIL
2 16 (9.41%) Analytics
3 15 (8.82%) Time Management
4 14 (8.24%) Network Monitoring
5 13 (7.65%) Migration
6 12 (7.06%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (7.06%) Server Virtualisation
6 12 (7.06%) Visualisation
7 11 (6.47%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (4.71%) DevOps
8 8 (4.71%) OO
8 8 (4.71%) OOD
8 8 (4.71%) Scrum
8 8 (4.71%) SDLC
8 8 (4.71%) TDD
9 7 (4.12%) Incident Management
9 7 (4.12%) Mentoring
9 7 (4.12%) Penetration Testing
9 7 (4.12%) Proactive Monitoring
10 6 (3.53%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 45 (26.47%) PowerShell
2 13 (7.65%) SQL
3 12 (7.06%) C#
4 4 (2.35%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.35%) Python
4 4 (2.35%) VBScript
5 2 (1.18%) Perl
5 2 (1.18%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.18%) VB
6 1 (0.59%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (12.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (6.47%) MCSE
3 9 (5.29%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (5.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (3.53%) MCP
4 6 (3.53%) MCSA
5 4 (2.35%) Degree
5 4 (2.35%) IBM Certification
5 4 (2.35%) MCITP
6 3 (1.76%) CCA
6 3 (1.76%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.76%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.18%) CCNP
7 2 (1.18%) HND
8 1 (0.59%) CCNA
8 1 (0.59%) CISSP
8 1 (0.59%) GIAC
8 1 (0.59%) RHCE
8 1 (0.59%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.59%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.65%) SLA
System Software
1 76 (44.71%) Active Directory
2 38 (22.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (17.06%) Hyper-V
4 23 (13.53%) vSphere
5 19 (11.18%) XenApp
6 9 (5.29%) VMware Server
6 9 (5.29%) XenDesktop
7 6 (3.53%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (3.53%) VMware Workstation
8 4 (2.35%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.18%) Firmware
9 2 (1.18%) RHEV
9 2 (1.18%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (1.18%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 43 (25.29%) SCCM
2 11 (6.47%) SCOM
3 7 (4.12%) Ansible
4 6 (3.53%) NetBackup
5 4 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.76%) XenMobile
7 2 (1.18%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.18%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (1.18%) Puppet
7 2 (1.18%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.59%) Cacti
8 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.59%) Nagios
8 1 (0.59%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 1 (0.59%) SELinux
8 1 (0.59%) SmoothWall
8 1 (0.59%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 118 (69.41%) Microsoft
2 78 (45.88%) VMware
3 61 (35.88%) Citrix
4 30 (17.65%) Cisco
5 25 (14.71%) Red Hat
6 16 (9.41%) NetApp
6 16 (9.41%) SolarWinds
7 14 (8.24%) F5
7 14 (8.24%) Forcepoint
8 12 (7.06%) IBM
9 7 (4.12%) EMC
9 7 (4.12%) WatchGuard
10 6 (3.53%) HP
11 5 (2.94%) Veeam
12 4 (2.35%) Oracle
13 2 (1.18%) Apple
13 2 (1.18%) Avaya
14 1 (0.59%) Dell
14 1 (0.59%) Intel Security
14 1 (0.59%) Symantec
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