Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Server Technician was £27,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Server Technician
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1173 1163 1253
Rank change year-on-year -10 +90 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Technician 9 62 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.033% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.034% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 7 53 48
UK median annual salary £27,000 £23,500 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.89% -18.26% -11.54%
10th Percentile £20,750 £17,000 £21,275
90th Percentile £32,700 £37,400 £45,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £27,000 £19,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +42.11% -36.67% -

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 173015 183533 208123
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138825 153627 172837
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 Technician
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Server Technician in the UK

Server Technician
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Server Technician in the UK

Server Technician
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Server Technician over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Server Technician in the UK

Server Technician
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Technician within the UK over the 6 months to 22 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 -29 9 £27,000 +12.50% 4
UK excluding London +16 7 £27,000 +42.11% 3
Midlands +27 2 £27,000 +45.95%
North of England -9 2 - - 3
North West -18 2 - - 2
London -28 2 £23,500 -21.67% 1
East Midlands +35 1 £27,000 +50.00%
South East +33 1 £32,500 +35.42%
East of England +12 1 £32,000 +72.97%
South West +9 1 £18,500 -13.95%
West Midlands +4 1 £27,000 +42.11%

Server Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

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

1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (22.22%) Server Building
4 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Driving Licence
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
4 2 (22.22%) DBS Check
4 2 (22.22%) LAN
4 2 (22.22%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
4 2 (22.22%) iPad
5 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) CentOS
5 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (11.11%) NAS

Server Technician 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 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
3 1 (11.11%) NAS
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) VLAN
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
1 1 (11.11%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 2 (22.22%) Driving Licence
1 2 (22.22%) iPad
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) CentOS
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Server Building
2 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (11.11%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security
2 1 (11.11%) IT Strategy
2 1 (11.11%) Logistics
2 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 1 (11.11%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
2 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Apple
4 1 (11.11%) Avaya
4 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 1 (11.11%) IBM
4 1 (11.11%) Linksys