Period
to 26 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Server+ Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 26 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CompTIA Server+ Certification
UK
6 months to
26 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 671 1058 1181
Rank change year-on-year +387 +123 +22
Permanent jobs citing Server+ Certification 37 15 2
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.075% 0.011% 0.001%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.35% 0.048% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 34 8 2
Median annual salary £32,500 £33,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.99% +17.54% -28.75%
10th Percentile £31,250 £16,500 £24,050
90th Percentile £41,500 £38,225 £32,950
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £17,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +91.18% -47.69% -18.75%

Server+ Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 10,544 31,261 39,083
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.39% 22.99% 23.72%
Number of salaries quoted 7,896 22,910 28,931
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

Server+ Certification
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Server+ Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Server+ Certification in the UK

Server+ Certification
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Server+ Certification.

Salary trend for Server+ Certification in the UK

Server+ Certification
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Server+ Certification over the 6 months to 26 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Server+ Certification in the UK

Server+ Certification
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server+ Certification within the UK over the 6 months to 26 October 2020. 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 +409 37 £32,500 -2.99% 3
UK excluding London +337 36 £32,500 +91.18% 3
Midlands - 20 £32,500 - 2
North of England - 16 £32,500 - 1
West Midlands - 14 £32,500 -
North West - 9 £32,500 -
Yorkshire - 7 £32,500 - 1
East Midlands - 6 £32,500 - 2

For the 6 months to 26 October 2020, IT jobs citing Server+ Certification 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+ Certification.

1 37 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 37 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 35 (94.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (94.59%) MCSA
2 35 (94.59%) LAN
2 35 (94.59%) WAN
2 35 (94.59%) DHCP
2 35 (94.59%) TCP/IP
2 35 (94.59%) DNS
2 35 (94.59%) Data Centre
3 34 (91.89%) ITIL
3 34 (91.89%) Windows
4 33 (89.19%) SAN
4 33 (89.19%) VMware
5 32 (86.49%) Change Management
5 32 (86.49%) iSCSI
5 32 (86.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (86.49%) Fibre Channel
6 25 (67.57%) Citrix
7 22 (59.46%) Self-Motivation
8 20 (54.05%) MCSE
9 12 (32.43%) Cisco
10 10 (27.03%) Siemens
10 10 (27.03%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (21.62%) Project Management
12 2 (5.41%) CompTIA Security+
12 2 (5.41%) Driving Licence
12 2 (5.41%) Office 365
12 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
12 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013

Server+ Certification
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 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Azure
1 2 (5.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (94.59%) DHCP
1 35 (94.59%) DNS
1 35 (94.59%) LAN
1 35 (94.59%) TCP/IP
1 35 (94.59%) WAN
2 33 (89.19%) SAN
3 32 (86.49%) Fibre Channel
3 32 (86.49%) iSCSI
Job Titles
1 26 (70.27%) Analyst
2 14 (37.84%) IT Analyst
3 12 (32.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 8 (21.62%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 8 (21.62%) Team Leader
5 2 (5.41%) IT Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (2.70%) Field Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 35 (94.59%) Data Centre
2 22 (59.46%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (5.41%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 34 (91.89%) Windows
2 32 (86.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (91.89%) ITIL
2 32 (86.49%) Change Management
3 8 (21.62%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 35 (94.59%) MCSA
1 35 (94.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (54.05%) MCSE
3 10 (27.03%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.41%) A+ Certification
4 2 (5.41%) CCENT
4 2 (5.41%) CCNA
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.41%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (5.41%) MCP
4 2 (5.41%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 37 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 33 (89.19%) VMware
3 25 (67.57%) Citrix
4 12 (32.43%) Cisco
5 10 (27.03%) Siemens
6 1 (2.70%) Apple