Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Server Support Analyst was £29,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Server Support Analyst
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1108 1105 1114
Rank change year-on-year -3 +9 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support Analyst 81 132 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.045% 0.070% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.072% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 73 119 163
UK median annual salary £29,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.23% - +3.17%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,200 £22,650
90th Percentile £42,300 £53,750 £45,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £27,500 £28,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.65% -19.29% +16.67%

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 172559 183130 209788
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138476 153185 174290
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Server Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Server Support Analyst in the UK

Server Support Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Server Support Analyst in the UK

Server Support Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Server Support Analyst over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Server Support Analyst in the UK

Server Support Analyst
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Support Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 23 November 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 -14 81 £29,500 -9.23% 3
UK excluding London +21 64 £27,500 -2.65% 2
Midlands +40 26 £29,500 -27.16%
South East +10 24 £26,000 -7.14%
London -19 18 £38,000 -7.32% 1
West Midlands +22 15 £26,000 -35.80%
East Midlands +41 11 £36,250 +3.57%
North of England +8 6 £28,750 +15.00% 2
East of England -3 6 £30,000 -11.11%
Yorkshire +27 3 £27,500 +10.00%
North West -15 3 £30,000 - 2
South West +5 2 £33,000 +20.00%

Server Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Server Support 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 Support Analyst in the job title.

1 74 (91.36%) Windows
2 52 (64.20%) VMware
3 51 (62.96%) Microsoft
4 50 (61.73%) Windows Server
5 48 (59.26%) Active Directory
6 41 (50.62%) VMware Infrastructure
7 38 (46.91%) Hyper-V
7 38 (46.91%) MS Exchange
8 36 (44.44%) Firewall
9 35 (43.21%) Citrix
10 33 (40.74%) NetApp
11 26 (32.10%) Dell
11 26 (32.10%) Microsoft Azure
12 25 (30.86%) EqualLogic
12 25 (30.86%) Enterprise Storage
12 25 (30.86%) Problem Management
12 25 (30.86%) Process Improvement
12 25 (30.86%) Office 365
12 25 (30.86%) Management Information System
13 23 (28.40%) ITIL
14 21 (25.93%) Cisco
14 21 (25.93%) SAN
14 21 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
15 20 (24.69%) Linux
16 17 (20.99%) Windows Server 2008
16 17 (20.99%) Microsoft Office
17 15 (18.52%) Change Management
17 15 (18.52%) Windows 7
18 12 (14.81%) LAN
18 12 (14.81%) Line Management

Server Support 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 38 (46.91%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (4.94%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.70%) Apache
3 3 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.70%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.47%) IBM Domino
4 2 (2.47%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.23%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.23%) IIS
5 1 (1.23%) JBoss
5 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 17 (20.99%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.23%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 26 (32.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (30.86%) Office 365
3 10 (12.35%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.47%) IaaS
5 2 (2.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (44.44%) Firewall
2 21 (25.93%) SAN
3 12 (14.81%) LAN
4 11 (13.58%) WAN
5 10 (12.35%) DNS
6 9 (11.11%) DHCP
7 8 (9.88%) TCP/IP
8 4 (4.94%) VLAN
8 4 (4.94%) VPN
9 3 (3.70%) Internet
10 2 (2.47%) Skype
10 2 (2.47%) VoIP
11 1 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (1.23%) Cisco PIX
11 1 (1.23%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (1.23%) iSCSI
11 1 (1.23%) OpenVPN
11 1 (1.23%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (1.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.35%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.94%) MySQL
3 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.47%) Blockchain
5 1 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (8.64%) Finance
2 4 (4.94%) Retail
3 3 (3.70%) Banking
3 3 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.47%) Law
4 2 (2.47%) Legal
5 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.47%) Web Services
2 1 (1.23%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 25 (30.86%) Enterprise Storage
1 25 (30.86%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.17%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.47%) Clustering
3 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.23%) Fintech
4 1 (1.23%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 74 (91.36%) Windows
2 50 (61.73%) Windows Server
3 21 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (24.69%) Linux
5 17 (20.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (18.52%) Windows 7
7 7 (8.64%) Windows 10
7 7 (8.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (6.17%) Unix
9 3 (3.70%) Data ONTAP
9 3 (3.70%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.23%) Debian
10 1 (1.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.86%) Problem Management
1 25 (30.86%) Process Improvement
2 23 (28.40%) ITIL
3 15 (18.52%) Change Management
4 12 (14.81%) Line Management
5 7 (8.64%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (4.94%) Mentoring
7 3 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (3.70%) Multichannel Retail
7 3 (3.70%) Server Virtualisation
8 2 (2.47%) E-Commerce
8 2 (2.47%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.47%) Migration
8 2 (2.47%) Patch Management
8 2 (2.47%) Project Management
8 2 (2.47%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.47%) Service Management
8 2 (2.47%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (1.23%) CRM
9 1 (1.23%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.88%) PowerShell
2 5 (6.17%) SQL
3 1 (1.23%) Java
3 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.23%) VB
3 1 (1.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (6.17%) Degree
2 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.70%) MCDST
3 3 (3.70%) MCITP
3 3 (3.70%) MCSA
3 3 (3.70%) MCSE
4 2 (2.47%) MCP
5 1 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.23%) MCTS
5 1 (1.23%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) QA
1 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (59.26%) Active Directory
2 41 (50.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (46.91%) Hyper-V
4 10 (12.35%) vSphere
5 3 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (3.70%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.23%) XenApp
6 1 (1.23%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (7.41%) SCCM
2 4 (4.94%) Ansible
2 4 (4.94%) SCOM
3 2 (2.47%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.47%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.47%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.23%) Puppet
4 1 (1.23%) Salt
4 1 (1.23%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.23%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.23%) Simpana
Vendors
1 52 (64.20%) VMware
2 51 (62.96%) Microsoft
3 35 (43.21%) Citrix
4 33 (40.74%) NetApp
5 26 (32.10%) Dell
6 25 (30.86%) EqualLogic
7 21 (25.93%) Cisco
8 7 (8.64%) HP
9 3 (3.70%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.47%) Altiris
10 2 (2.47%) Avaya
10 2 (2.47%) Bloomberg
10 2 (2.47%) CommVault
10 2 (2.47%) Lotus
10 2 (2.47%) McAfee
10 2 (2.47%) Reuters
10 2 (2.47%) Symantec
10 2 (2.47%) Veritas
11 1 (1.23%) Mitel
11 1 (1.23%) Sophos