Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Server Building skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Server Building over the 6 months to 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Server Building
UK
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 965 943 954
Rank change year-on-year -22 +11 -92
Permanent jobs citing Server Building 221 248 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.16% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 181 227 259
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,750 £30,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £65,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

Server Building is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 157,709 156,756 180,769
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.73% 90.60% 89.97%
Number of salaries quoted 126,494 127,661 150,345
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +1.06%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

Server Building
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Server Building as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Server Building in the UK

Server Building
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Server Building in the UK

Server Building
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Server Building over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Server Building in the UK

Server Building
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 Building within the UK over the 6 months to 23 June 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 -16 213 £50,000 +6.38% 25
UK excluding London -25 125 £42,500 +6.25% 16
London -10 87 £52,750 -8.26% 9
East of England +1 38 £56,250 +19.68% 2
South East -16 35 £41,250 -12.23% 7
Midlands +6 24 £42,500 +13.33% 2
North of England +10 22 £30,000 -18.92% 4
East Midlands +21 17 £41,250 +3.13% 1
North West +15 14 £40,000 +40.35% 2
Yorkshire +8 8 £21,963 -40.64% 2
West Midlands +5 7 £43,750 +16.67% 1
Northern Ireland +9 3 £32,500 -18.75%
South West -15 3 £42,500 +6.25% 1

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, IT jobs citing Server Building also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Server Building.

1 140 (63.35%) Windows
2 86 (38.91%) Microsoft
3 81 (36.65%) Windows Server
4 79 (35.75%) VMware
5 74 (33.48%) Active Directory
6 68 (30.77%) Linux
6 68 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
7 60 (27.15%) PowerShell
8 59 (26.70%) Microsoft Azure
9 51 (23.08%) SQL Server
10 44 (19.91%) SQL
11 40 (18.10%) Configuration Management
11 40 (18.10%) Amazon AWS
11 40 (18.10%) SCOM
12 38 (17.19%) ITIL
12 38 (17.19%) Data Centre
13 36 (16.29%) Finance
13 36 (16.29%) Firewall
13 36 (16.29%) Degree
14 35 (15.84%) SCCM
14 35 (15.84%) Windows Server 2008
14 35 (15.84%) MS Exchange
15 34 (15.38%) DNS
16 33 (14.93%) Hyper-V
17 32 (14.48%) Unix
18 31 (14.03%) Computer Science
18 31 (14.03%) Office 365
19 30 (13.57%) VMware ESXi
19 30 (13.57%) Disaster Recovery
20 27 (12.22%) Puppet

Server Building
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 35 (15.84%) MS Exchange
2 21 (9.50%) SharePoint
3 13 (5.88%) OpenStack
4 6 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.81%) Apache
7 3 (1.36%) Site Server
7 3 (1.36%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.90%) JBoss
9 1 (0.45%) CMS
9 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (5.43%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (4.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.45%) SAP EHS
Cloud Services
1 59 (26.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (18.10%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (14.03%) Office 365
4 11 (4.98%) IaaS
5 10 (4.52%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (3.17%) PaaS
7 6 (2.71%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (2.71%) SaaS
8 5 (2.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 5 (2.26%) Google App Engine
8 5 (2.26%) Google Compute Engine
9 4 (1.81%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (1.81%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (1.81%) Serverless
10 3 (1.36%) GitHub
10 3 (1.36%) Mimecast
11 2 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.45%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.45%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.45%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 36 (16.29%) Firewall
2 34 (15.38%) DNS
3 26 (11.76%) SAN
4 25 (11.31%) TCP/IP
5 23 (10.41%) VLAN
6 21 (9.50%) DHCP
7 20 (9.05%) VPN
8 14 (6.33%) WAN
9 8 (3.62%) Wireless
10 7 (3.17%) Internet
10 7 (3.17%) LAN
10 7 (3.17%) SNMP
11 6 (2.71%) NAS
11 6 (2.71%) Remote Desktop
12 4 (1.81%) DSL
12 4 (1.81%) WLAN
13 3 (1.36%) Skype
13 3 (1.36%) Unified Communications
14 2 (0.90%) VoIP
15 1 (0.45%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 13 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
4 11 (4.98%) RDBMS
4 11 (4.98%) Relational Database
5 10 (4.52%) SQLPlus
6 8 (3.62%) MongoDB
6 8 (3.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (2.71%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (2.71%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.71%) NoSQL
8 5 (2.26%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (2.26%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (1.81%) Big Data
9 4 (1.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.36%) Oracle Exadata
11 2 (0.90%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 13 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 8 (3.62%) ClearCase
2 8 (3.62%) ClearQuest
3 7 (3.17%) JIRA
4 6 (2.71%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.26%) MSI
5 5 (2.26%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (2.26%) TeamCity
6 4 (1.81%) Subversion
7 3 (1.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (1.36%) Maven
7 3 (1.36%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.90%) GCC
8 2 (0.90%) GDB
8 2 (0.90%) LINQPad
8 2 (0.90%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.45%) Automake
9 1 (0.45%) Rational Team Concert
9 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (16.29%) Finance
2 13 (5.88%) Legal
3 10 (4.52%) Law
4 9 (4.07%) Banking
5 6 (2.71%) German Language
5 6 (2.71%) Spanish Language
6 5 (2.26%) Retail
7 3 (1.36%) Automotive
7 3 (1.36%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.36%) Publishing
8 2 (0.90%) Back Office
8 2 (0.90%) Games
8 2 (0.90%) Online Betting
8 2 (0.90%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.45%) Advertising
9 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.45%) Billing
9 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (14.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 31 (14.03%) Administrator
3 29 (13.12%) Systems Engineer
4 27 (12.22%) VMware Engineer
5 22 (9.95%) Support Engineer
6 21 (9.50%) Systems Administrator
7 19 (8.60%) Server Engineer
8 17 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
9 16 (7.24%) IT Engineer
10 15 (6.79%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 14 (6.33%) DBA
12 12 (5.43%) Windows Engineer
13 11 (4.98%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 11 (4.98%) Senior VMware Engineer
13 11 (4.98%) Windows Server Engineer
14 10 (4.52%) 2nd Line Support
14 10 (4.52%) Architect
14 10 (4.52%) IT Support
15 9 (4.07%) Senior Systems Engineer
15 9 (4.07%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (10.41%) .NET
2 12 (5.43%) .NET Framework
3 10 (4.52%) Web Services
4 8 (3.62%) RESTful
5 5 (2.26%) Angular 2
5 5 (2.26%) AngularJS
5 5 (2.26%) ASP.NET
5 5 (2.26%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (2.26%) Entity Framework
5 5 (2.26%) WCF
5 5 (2.26%) WinForms
6 4 (1.81%) HTML
6 4 (1.81%) JSON
6 4 (1.81%) XML
7 3 (1.36%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 2 (0.90%) J2EE
8 2 (0.90%) LINQ
9 1 (0.45%) LAMP
9 1 (0.45%) LDAP
9 1 (0.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 38 (17.19%) Data Centre
2 31 (14.03%) Computer Science
3 17 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
4 16 (7.24%) Clustering
4 16 (7.24%) Enterprise Storage
5 11 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (4.07%) Fintech
7 8 (3.62%) Management Information System
7 8 (3.62%) PKI
7 8 (3.62%) Replication
8 5 (2.26%) Hedge funds
8 5 (2.26%) Public Cloud
8 5 (2.26%) Tandem
9 4 (1.81%) CMDB
9 4 (1.81%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.36%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.90%) Derivative
11 2 (0.90%) Equities
11 2 (0.90%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.90%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 140 (63.35%) Windows
2 81 (36.65%) Windows Server
3 68 (30.77%) Linux
4 35 (15.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (14.48%) Unix
6 24 (10.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (8.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (5.88%) Windows 10
9 12 (5.43%) CoreOS
10 10 (4.52%) Apple iOS
10 10 (4.52%) VMS
11 9 (4.07%) Debian
11 9 (4.07%) Solaris
11 9 (4.07%) Ubuntu
12 8 (3.62%) Android
13 4 (1.81%) AIX
13 4 (1.81%) Mac OS X
13 4 (1.81%) Windows 7
13 4 (1.81%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (1.81%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (18.10%) Configuration Management
2 38 (17.19%) ITIL
3 30 (13.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 25 (11.31%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (11.31%) DevOps
5 23 (10.41%) Performance Tuning
6 19 (8.60%) Performance Monitoring
7 16 (7.24%) Problem-Solving
7 16 (7.24%) Software Engineering
8 14 (6.33%) Change Control
8 14 (6.33%) Tech Ops
9 13 (5.88%) Scrum
10 12 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (5.43%) Open Source
10 12 (5.43%) Patch Management
11 11 (4.98%) CRM
11 11 (4.98%) Migration
11 11 (4.98%) SDLC
12 10 (4.52%) Mathematics
12 10 (4.52%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 60 (27.15%) PowerShell
2 44 (19.91%) SQL
3 22 (9.95%) Python
4 15 (6.79%) C#
5 12 (5.43%) Bash Shell
6 9 (4.07%) PHP
7 8 (3.62%) T-SQL
8 7 (3.17%) Ruby
9 6 (2.71%) C++
9 6 (2.71%) Java
10 5 (2.26%) JavaScript
10 5 (2.26%) Korn
10 5 (2.26%) Perl
11 3 (1.36%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.90%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.90%) VBScript
13 1 (0.45%) AWK
Qualifications
1 36 (16.29%) Degree
2 20 (9.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (7.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (6.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (3.62%) Numerate Degree
6 7 (3.17%) MCSE
6 7 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (3.17%) SC Cleared
6 7 (3.17%) Security Cleared
7 5 (2.26%) HNC
8 4 (1.81%) CREST Certified
8 4 (1.81%) MCITP
9 3 (1.36%) CCNA
9 3 (1.36%) CCNP
9 3 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.36%) MCP
10 2 (0.90%) MCSA
10 2 (0.90%) RHCE
10 2 (0.90%) RHCT
11 1 (0.45%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.33%) SLA
2 9 (4.07%) PCI DSS
2 9 (4.07%) QA
3 4 (1.81%) COBIT
4 2 (0.90%) PMO
System Software
1 74 (33.48%) Active Directory
2 68 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (14.93%) Hyper-V
4 30 (13.57%) VMware ESXi
5 21 (9.50%) vSphere
6 18 (8.14%) Docker
7 12 (5.43%) Ceph
7 12 (5.43%) Firmware
8 11 (4.98%) Oracle RAC
9 7 (3.17%) Virtual Servers
10 5 (2.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 5 (2.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 4 (1.81%) VMware Server
11 4 (1.81%) XenServer
12 3 (1.36%) BitLocker
12 3 (1.36%) Terminal Services
12 3 (1.36%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (1.36%) XenApp
13 2 (0.90%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 2 (0.90%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 40 (18.10%) SCOM
2 35 (15.84%) SCCM
3 27 (12.22%) Puppet
4 22 (9.95%) Ansible
5 15 (6.79%) vCenter Server
6 14 (6.33%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (5.43%) Kubernetes
8 8 (3.62%) Backup Exec
8 8 (3.62%) HP Quality Center
8 8 (3.62%) Norton AntiVirus
8 8 (3.62%) SCVMM
8 8 (3.62%) Single Sign-On
9 6 (2.71%) Docker Swarm
9 6 (2.71%) WSUS
10 5 (2.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 5 (2.26%) NetBackup
11 4 (1.81%) Red Hat Satellite
12 3 (1.36%) Data Guard
12 3 (1.36%) Nagios
12 3 (1.36%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 86 (38.91%) Microsoft
2 79 (35.75%) VMware
3 24 (10.86%) Citrix
4 21 (9.50%) Red Hat
5 19 (8.60%) Dell
6 18 (8.14%) Oracle
7 17 (7.69%) IBM
8 15 (6.79%) HP
9 12 (5.43%) Cisco
10 9 (4.07%) NetApp
10 9 (4.07%) SolarWinds
10 9 (4.07%) Symantec
11 8 (3.62%) CA
11 8 (3.62%) Remedy
12 7 (3.17%) Google
12 7 (3.17%) Veritas
13 6 (2.71%) EMC
14 5 (2.26%) Apple
14 5 (2.26%) Progress
14 5 (2.26%) Sun