Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CompTIA Server+ Certification
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1196 1239 1283
Rank change year-on-year +43 +44 +55
Permanent jobs citing Server+ Certification 10 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.002% 0.008%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.023% 0.008% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 17
UK median annual salary £51,250 £23,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +122.83% -11.54% -5.45%
10th Percentile £41,875 £18,100 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,625 £24,300 £31,350
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £18,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year +122.22% -30.77% -

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 43463 49497 59652
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 24.02% 26.20% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 33413 39737 47653
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,875
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Server+ Certification
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Server+ Certification in the UK

Server+ Certification
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Server+ Certification in the UK

Server+ Certification
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Server+ Certification over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Server+ Certification in the UK

Server+ Certification
Top 4 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 21 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 +27 7 £40,000 +73.91% 1
South East +49 6 £40,000 -
UK excluding London +27 6 £40,000 +122.22%
London +24 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Server+ Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Server+ Certification.

1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) MCSE
2 6 (60.00%) MCSA
2 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (60.00%) ZyXEL
2 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (60.00%) Meraki
2 6 (60.00%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Security+ Certification
4 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 3 (30.00%) A+ Certification
4 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (30.00%) Python
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (30.00%) MySQL
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (30.00%) Fintech

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 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (30.00%) GitHub
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (30.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) CouchDB
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
1 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Administrator
1 6 (60.00%) Exchange Administrator
1 6 (60.00%) Exchange Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Field Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Server Administrator
1 6 (60.00%) Server Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) DBA
2 3 (30.00%) MySQL DBA
2 3 (30.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Fintech
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Thinking
3 1 (10.00%) Compliance Audit
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Line Management
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (30.00%) Python
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
1 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) MCSA
1 6 (60.00%) MCSE
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (30.00%) A+ Certification
2 3 (30.00%) CompTIA Security+
2 3 (30.00%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (30.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
1 6 (60.00%) Meraki
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (60.00%) ZyXEL
2 3 (30.00%) Splunk
2 3 (30.00%) Tableau
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow