Period
to 1 August 2021

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 1 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CompTIA Server+ Certification
UK
6 months to
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 915 762 1104
Rank change year-on-year -153 +342 +100
Permanent jobs citing Server+ Certification 85 40 11
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.075% 0.059% 0.008%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.35% 0.27% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 10 37 3
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £32,500 £27,500
Median % change year-on-year +53.85% +18.18% -3.51%
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £32,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +53.85% +18.18% -15.38%

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 24,201 14,975 34,574
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.42% 22.03% 24.13%
Number of salaries quoted 13,978 11,203 25,500
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £26,400
25th Percentile £41,056 £38,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £66,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

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 1 August 2021.

Salary histogram for Server+ Certification in the UK

Server+ Certification
Top 13 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 1 August 2021. 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
UK excluding London -102 71 £50,000 +53.85% 3
England -159 59 £50,000 +53.85% 3
Scotland - 19 £65,000 -
South West -60 15 - -
North of England -68 14 - - 1
West Midlands -77 12 £50,000 +53.85%
Midlands -93 12 £50,000 +53.85%
East of England - 9 - -
North West -43 7 - -
North East - 7 - -
Work from Home - 7 £50,000 -
London - 7 - -
South East - 2 £50,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 1 August 2021, 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 75 (88.24%) Linux
1 75 (88.24%) A+ Certification
1 75 (88.24%) Network+ Certification
1 75 (88.24%) Linux+ Certification
1 75 (88.24%) CompTIA Security+
1 75 (88.24%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (11.76%) Citrix
3 7 (8.24%) CommVault
3 7 (8.24%) Network Design
3 7 (8.24%) Data Protection Act
3 7 (8.24%) Data Protection
3 7 (8.24%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.24%) Security Cleared
3 7 (8.24%) Value Proposition
3 7 (8.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (3.53%) SAN
4 3 (3.53%) VMware
4 3 (3.53%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.53%) ITIL
4 3 (3.53%) MCSD
4 3 (3.53%) MCSE
4 3 (3.53%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.53%) CCNA
4 3 (3.53%) HP
4 3 (3.53%) Retail
4 3 (3.53%) TOGAF
4 3 (3.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (3.53%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.53%) VMware Infrastructure

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) SAN
General
1 3 (3.53%) Manufacturing
1 3 (3.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 75 (88.24%) IT Engineer
1 75 (88.24%) IT Support
1 75 (88.24%) IT Support Engineer
1 75 (88.24%) Support Engineer
2 7 (8.24%) Designer
2 7 (8.24%) Infrastructure Designer
3 5 (5.88%) Architect
3 5 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (2.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.24%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (3.53%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 75 (88.24%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (88.24%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (8.24%) Data Protection
2 7 (8.24%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 7 (8.24%) Network Design
2 7 (8.24%) Value Proposition
3 3 (3.53%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (3.53%) Information Security
3 3 (3.53%) ITIL
3 3 (3.53%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 75 (88.24%) A+ Certification
1 75 (88.24%) CompTIA Security+
1 75 (88.24%) Linux+ Certification
1 75 (88.24%) Network+ Certification
2 7 (8.24%) SC Cleared
2 7 (8.24%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.53%) CCNA
3 3 (3.53%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.53%) MCSD
3 3 (3.53%) MCSE
3 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (3.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (11.76%) Citrix
2 7 (8.24%) CommVault
3 3 (3.53%) HP
3 3 (3.53%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.53%) VMware