Period
to 6 August 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 6 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CompTIA Server+ Certification
UK
6 months to
6 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 732 1082 1188
Rank change year-on-year +350 +106 +17
Permanent jobs citing Server+ Certification 39 10 2
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.059% 0.007% 0.001%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.27% 0.029% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 36 3 2
Median annual salary £32,500 £27,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -3.51% -18.57%
10th Percentile £29,500 £26,250 £24,050
90th Percentile £41,500 £43,750 £32,950
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +18.18% -15.38% -7.14%

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 14,491 34,342 40,679
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.09% 24.01% 23.75%
Number of salaries quoted 10,477 24,933 30,216
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 6 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Server+ Certification in the UK

Server+ Certification
Top 9 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 6 August 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 +354 39 £32,500 +18.18% 1
UK excluding London +313 38 £32,500 +18.18% 1
Midlands - 19 £32,500 - 1
North of England +179 16 £32,500 +18.18%
West Midlands - 14 £32,500 -
North West - 9 £32,500 -
Yorkshire +136 7 £32,500 +18.18%
East Midlands - 5 £32,500 - 1
South West +117 3 £29,500 +7.27%

For the 6 months to 6 August 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 39 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 39 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 36 (92.31%) Windows
3 34 (87.18%) LAN
3 34 (87.18%) WAN
3 34 (87.18%) DHCP
3 34 (87.18%) TCP/IP
3 34 (87.18%) DNS
3 34 (87.18%) MCSA
3 34 (87.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (87.18%) Data Centre
4 33 (84.62%) ITIL
5 32 (82.05%) SAN
5 32 (82.05%) VMware
6 31 (79.49%) Change Management
6 31 (79.49%) iSCSI
6 31 (79.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (79.49%) Fibre Channel
7 24 (61.54%) Citrix
8 21 (53.85%) Self-Motivation
9 20 (51.28%) MCSE
10 15 (38.46%) Cisco
11 10 (25.64%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (25.64%) Siemens
12 8 (20.51%) Project Management
13 5 (12.82%) A+ Certification
13 5 (12.82%) CCENT
13 5 (12.82%) Network+ Certification
13 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Office
13 5 (12.82%) MS Exchange

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 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (12.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Office 365
2 2 (5.13%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (87.18%) DHCP
1 34 (87.18%) DNS
1 34 (87.18%) LAN
1 34 (87.18%) TCP/IP
1 34 (87.18%) WAN
2 32 (82.05%) SAN
3 31 (79.49%) Fibre Channel
3 31 (79.49%) iSCSI
Job Titles
1 25 (64.10%) Analyst
2 13 (33.33%) IT Analyst
3 12 (30.77%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 9 (23.08%) Team Leader
5 8 (20.51%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 2 (5.13%) IT Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.56%) Field Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Support
7 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 34 (87.18%) Data Centre
2 21 (53.85%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (12.82%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 36 (92.31%) Windows
2 31 (79.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (12.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (84.62%) ITIL
2 31 (79.49%) Change Management
3 8 (20.51%) Project Management
4 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 34 (87.18%) MCSA
1 34 (87.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (51.28%) MCSE
3 10 (25.64%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (12.82%) A+ Certification
4 5 (12.82%) CCENT
4 5 (12.82%) CCNA
4 5 (12.82%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (12.82%) CompTIA Security+
4 5 (12.82%) MCP
4 5 (12.82%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 32 (82.05%) VMware
3 24 (61.54%) Citrix
4 15 (38.46%) Cisco
5 10 (25.64%) Siemens
6 1 (2.56%) Apple