Period
to 25 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Server Support was £33,750 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Server Support
England > West Midlands
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 309 316 291
Rank change year-on-year +7 -25 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support 11 32 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.11% 0.26% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.27% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6 32 36
West Midlands median annual salary £33,750 £34,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £25,875 £22,600 £21,250
90th Percentile £42,668 £43,550 £44,000
England median annual salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -2.86% +7.69% +3.17%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 9739 11863 10898
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.71% 96.15% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8218 9410 9092
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Server Support
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings that featured Server Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Server Support in the West Midlands

Server Support
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Server Support in the West Midlands

Server Support
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Server Support in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Server Support in the West Midlands

Server Support
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 Support within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 July 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
Shropshire - 4 £41,628 - 2
Staffordshire +15 3 £32,500 +30.00%
Worcestershire - 3 - -
Brierley Hill - 1 £26,500 -
Server Support
England

Server Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, Server Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Server Support in the job title.

1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
3 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 5 (45.45%) DHCP
3 5 (45.45%) DNS
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 4 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (36.36%) NAS
4 4 (36.36%) WAP
4 4 (36.36%) UAG
4 4 (36.36%) WSUS
4 4 (36.36%) SCCM
4 4 (36.36%) SCOM
4 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) SAN
4 4 (36.36%) Clustering
4 4 (36.36%) Change Management
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
6 2 (18.18%) Skype

Server Support Skill Set
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 2 (18.18%) Skype for Business
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DHCP
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
2 4 (36.36%) NAS
2 4 (36.36%) SAN
3 2 (18.18%) LAN
3 2 (18.18%) Skype
3 2 (18.18%) WAN
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (36.36%) Change Management
1 4 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) MCITP
1 1 (9.09%) MCSA
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
1 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
2 4 (36.36%) UAG
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (36.36%) SCCM
2 4 (36.36%) SCOM
2 4 (36.36%) WSUS
3 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
3 1 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
1 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Symantec
Telford
HM Revenue and Customs
Salary: £52,250.00 - £57,750.00
Posted: 7 days ago
Telford
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Services Ltd
Salary: £39,546.00 - £43,709.00
Posted: 15 days ago