The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 45 33 30
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 10 24 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.58% 7.64% 6.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.16% 26.09% 18.45%
Number of salaries quoted 10 24 19
Average salary £65,000 £29,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+124.13% +34.88%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
Windows Server 2003
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Operating Systems Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
76 92 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 27.24% 29.30% 35.15%
Number of salaries quoted 73 86 98
Average salary £47,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,150 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Bedford region.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in Bedford

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Bedford

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2003.

1 24 (100.00%) Windows
1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 23 (95.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (95.83%) MCSE
2 23 (95.83%) Windows Server 2008
2 23 (95.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (91.67%) vSphere
3 22 (91.67%) VCP5
3 22 (91.67%) MCSA
3 22 (91.67%) SQL Server
3 22 (91.67%) Intel
3 22 (91.67%) Citrix
3 22 (91.67%) Active Directory
3 22 (91.67%) MCP
3 22 (91.67%) VMware
3 22 (91.67%) VMware ESX
3 22 (91.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 21 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 21 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 21 (87.50%) MS Exchange
4 21 (87.50%) ITIL
4 21 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (87.50%) XenApp
4 21 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (87.50%) Server Building
5 20 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (41.67%) Network Security
7 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
9 3 (12.50%) MS Office

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2003. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (87.50%) MS Exchange
1 21 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2003
1 21 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 21 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) Network Security
2 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (91.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Consultant
2 10 (41.67%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 7 (29.17%) Team Leader
4 2 (8.33%) AWS Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Field Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (95.83%) Windows Server 2008
2 23 (95.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) ITIL
1 21 (87.50%) Server Building
2 20 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 3 (12.50%) Time Management
5 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.17%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 23 (95.83%) MCSE
1 23 (95.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (91.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 22 (91.67%) MCSA
2 22 (91.67%) MCP
2 22 (91.67%) VCP5
3 2 (8.33%) VCP4
System Software
1 22 (91.67%) Active Directory
1 22 (91.67%) VMware ESX
1 22 (91.67%) vSphere
2 21 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (87.50%) XenApp
3 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (91.67%) Intel
2 22 (91.67%) Citrix
2 22 (91.67%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) SonicWALL
3 1 (4.17%) Draytek
3 1 (4.17%) NETGEAR
3 1 (4.17%) Dell
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle