Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Server Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Server Management over the 6 months to 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Server Management
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 245 279 306
Rank change year-on-year +34 +27 -24
Permanent jobs citing Server Management 44 47 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.53% 0.47% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.51% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 45 43 35
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +3.45% -22.67%
10th Percentile £21,750 £25,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £48,000 £65,000 £40,000
England median annual salary £44,000 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.12% +11.25% -5.88%

Server Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 7,603 9,180 10,470
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 90.75% 91.03% 90.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5,778 7,463 8,207
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Server Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Server Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Server Management in the West Midlands

Server Management
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Server Management in the West Midlands

Server Management
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Server Management in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Server Management in the West Midlands

Server Management
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Management within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 November 2018. 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
Birmingham +12 14 £36,250 -21.62% 1
Dudley - 8 £22,500 -
Solihull +4 6 £51,250 +39.46% 2
Shropshire +4 5 £29,500 -30.59% 1
Coventry - 3 £45,000 - 1
Halesowen - 2 £24,000 -
Warwickshire +38 1 £41,000 +43.86% 1
Worcestershire -3 1 £23,500 -12.96% 1
Wolverhampton - 1 £26,000 -
Herefordshire - 1 - -
Server Management
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT jobs citing Server Management 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Server Management.

1 19 (43.18%) Windows
1 19 (43.18%) Microsoft
2 18 (40.91%) Linux
2 18 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (38.64%) Active Directory
4 16 (36.36%) Windows Server
5 14 (31.82%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (31.82%) VMware
6 12 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (27.27%) Office 365
6 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (25.00%) Data Centre
7 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
7 11 (25.00%) MS Exchange
8 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (20.45%) Security Cleared
9 9 (20.45%) WSUS
9 9 (20.45%) Automotive
9 9 (20.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 9 (20.45%) DHCP
9 9 (20.45%) DNS
9 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (18.18%) Embedded C
10 8 (18.18%) C
10 8 (18.18%) C++
10 8 (18.18%) MCSE
10 8 (18.18%) Python
10 8 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 8 (18.18%) Electronics

Server Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 11 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (15.91%) CMS
3 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.27%) IIS
4 1 (2.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.27%) Office 365
2 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.27%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.45%) DHCP
1 9 (20.45%) DNS
2 4 (9.09%) LAN
2 4 (9.09%) WAN
3 3 (6.82%) Firewall
3 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.55%) HTTPS
4 2 (4.55%) SAN
4 2 (4.55%) SSL
5 1 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.27%) DMZ
5 1 (2.27%) Network Security
5 1 (2.27%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (2.27%) Skype
5 1 (2.27%) VPN
5 1 (2.27%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (2.27%) Power BI
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 9 (20.45%) Automotive
2 8 (18.18%) Electronics
3 7 (15.91%) Marketing
4 6 (13.64%) Finance
4 6 (13.64%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Developer
2 8 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Java Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Software Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Team Leader
5 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Server Specialist
6 4 (9.09%) Windows Specialist
7 3 (6.82%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (6.82%) Graduate
7 3 (6.82%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Graduate Software Developer
7 3 (6.82%) IT Manager
7 3 (6.82%) IT Support
7 3 (6.82%) Technical Leader
7 3 (6.82%) Technical Specialist
7 3 (6.82%) Technical Team Leader
7 3 (6.82%) Windows Server Specialist
8 2 (4.55%) Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.18%) OpenCV
2 7 (15.91%) JSP
2 7 (15.91%) Spring
3 4 (9.09%) J2SE
3 4 (9.09%) Java SE
4 2 (4.55%) .NET
4 2 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (18.18%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.55%) PKI
5 1 (2.27%) Replication
5 1 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 19 (43.18%) Windows
2 18 (40.91%) Linux
3 16 (36.36%) Windows Server
4 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (15.91%) Windows 7
6 7 (15.91%) Windows 8
7 3 (6.82%) Unix
8 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.27%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.82%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (15.91%) BDD
3 7 (15.91%) Content Management
3 7 (15.91%) Digital Marketing
3 7 (15.91%) TDD
4 6 (13.64%) Biometrics
4 6 (13.64%) DNA
4 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
5 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (9.09%) Release Management
7 3 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (6.82%) ITIL
7 3 (6.82%) Line Management
7 3 (6.82%) Project Management
7 3 (6.82%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (4.55%) Change Management
8 2 (4.55%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.55%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.55%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.18%) C
1 8 (18.18%) C++
1 8 (18.18%) Embedded C
1 8 (18.18%) Python
2 7 (15.91%) Java
3 5 (11.36%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (20.45%) Security Cleared
2 8 (18.18%) MCSE
2 8 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (15.91%) MCITP
4 6 (13.64%) Degree
4 6 (13.64%) MCSA
5 3 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.27%) CCNA
6 1 (2.27%) CCNP
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.27%) MCTS
6 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (9.09%) SLA
3 3 (6.82%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.27%) GDPR
System Software
1 17 (38.64%) Active Directory
2 12 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.82%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.27%) Docker
4 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (20.45%) WSUS
2 7 (15.91%) SCCM
3 4 (9.09%) SCOM
4 3 (6.82%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (4.55%) Backup Exec
6 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (2.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 19 (43.18%) Microsoft
2 14 (31.82%) VMware
3 7 (15.91%) Nimble Storage
4 6 (13.64%) NetApp
5 4 (9.09%) Dell
5 4 (9.09%) HP
5 4 (9.09%) Symantec
6 3 (6.82%) Cisco
6 3 (6.82%) Veeam
7 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.27%) Avaya
8 1 (2.27%) Citrix
8 1 (2.27%) EMC
8 1 (2.27%) Lumension
8 1 (2.27%) McAfee
8 1 (2.27%) Remedy
8 1 (2.27%) SonicWALL