The median annual salary for a Server Support Technician was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Server Support Technician
UK
Rank 852 919 943
Rank change year-on-year +67 +24  
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support Technician 13 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.021% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.022% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 18
Median salary £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -5.45%  
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -  

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 80774 98602 101550
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.28% 96.35% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 66963 82534 82926
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Server Support Technician
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Server Support Technician in the UK

Server Support Technician
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Server Support Technician in the UK

Server Support Technician
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Support Technician within the UK over the 3 months to 22 March 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 +100 11 £30,000 +15.38% 1
London +71 5 £30,000 +15.38%
East Midlands - 5 £30,000 -
Derbyshire - 5 £30,000 -
Manchester - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -

Server Support Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, Server Support Technician 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 Technician in the job title.

1 28 (96.55%) Windows
2 22 (75.86%) Cisco
3 18 (62.07%) VMware
3 18 (62.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (62.07%) Windows Server
4 17 (58.62%) MS Excel
5 15 (51.72%) Hyper-V
5 15 (51.72%) Firewall
6 14 (48.28%) VPN
7 11 (37.93%) Active Directory
8 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
8 10 (34.48%) DNS
8 10 (34.48%) DHCP
8 10 (34.48%) Telecoms
8 10 (34.48%) Meraki
9 9 (31.03%) Cisco IOS
9 9 (31.03%) ZyXEL
9 9 (31.03%) Mac OS
9 9 (31.03%) Android
9 9 (31.03%) Network Planning
9 9 (31.03%) MCSA
9 9 (31.03%) Apple
9 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (27.59%) A+ Certification
10 8 (27.59%) CCNA
10 8 (27.59%) HP
10 8 (27.59%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (27.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (27.59%) MCITP

Server Support Technician Skill Set
Top Related 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 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
2 5 (17.24%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 17 (58.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Office 365
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (51.72%) Firewall
2 14 (48.28%) VPN
3 10 (34.48%) DHCP
3 10 (34.48%) DNS
4 9 (31.03%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (17.24%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (17.24%) VLAN
5 5 (17.24%) VoIP
6 1 (3.45%) LAN
6 1 (3.45%) SAN
6 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 10 (34.48%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (96.55%) Windows
2 18 (62.07%) Windows Server
3 9 (31.03%) Android
3 9 (31.03%) Mac OS
3 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (10.34%) Windows 10
6 3 (10.34%) Windows 8
7 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Network Planning
2 4 (13.79%) Full Text Search
3 1 (3.45%) CRM
3 1 (3.45%) Data Protection
3 1 (3.45%) ERP
3 1 (3.45%) Presales
3 1 (3.45%) Server Building
3 1 (3.45%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) MCSA
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (27.59%) A+ Certification
2 8 (27.59%) CCNA
2 8 (27.59%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (27.59%) MCITP
2 8 (27.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (62.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (51.72%) Hyper-V
3 11 (37.93%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.45%) XenApp
Vendors
1 22 (75.86%) Cisco
2 18 (62.07%) VMware
3 10 (34.48%) Meraki
3 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
4 9 (31.03%) Apple
4 9 (31.03%) ZyXEL
5 8 (27.59%) Draytek
5 8 (27.59%) HP
5 8 (27.59%) SonicWALL
6 1 (3.45%) Avaya
6 1 (3.45%) Citrix
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