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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 36 29 14
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 20 19 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 6.41% 6.71% 14.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.22% 18.81% 35.63%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 31
Average salary £29,000 £27,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.40% -16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,950 £21,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,950 £34,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
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
90 101 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 28.85% 35.69% 41.83%
Number of salaries quoted 87 96 86
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 17 September 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Bedford

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 59 (100.00%) Windows
1 59 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 55 (93.22%) VPN
2 55 (93.22%) DNS
3 54 (91.53%) VMware
4 49 (83.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 47 (79.66%) MCSE
6 46 (77.97%) Citrix
6 46 (77.97%) Firewall
7 45 (76.27%) Lotus Domino
7 45 (76.27%) Lotus
7 45 (76.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 44 (74.58%) LAN
8 44 (74.58%) WAN
8 44 (74.58%) DHCP
9 43 (72.88%) SAN
9 43 (72.88%) McAfee
10 38 (64.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 38 (64.41%) Android
10 38 (64.41%) vSphere
10 38 (64.41%) Windows Phone 8
10 38 (64.41%) Windows Phone
11 35 (59.32%) Symantec
12 34 (57.63%) VMS
12 34 (57.63%) Blackberry
12 34 (57.63%) Clearswift
12 34 (57.63%) Wi-Fi
12 34 (57.63%) Backup Exec
12 34 (57.63%) SecurID
12 34 (57.63%) McAfee ePO

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 45 (76.27%) Lotus Domino
2 38 (64.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 13 (22.03%) IIS
4 12 (20.34%) MS Exchange
5 11 (18.64%) IBM Notes
5 11 (18.64%) SharePoint
5 11 (18.64%) SharePoint Server
5 11 (18.64%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (18.64%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 26 (44.07%) MS Office
1 26 (44.07%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (93.22%) VPN
1 55 (93.22%) DNS
2 46 (77.97%) Firewall
3 44 (74.58%) LAN
3 44 (74.58%) WAN
3 44 (74.58%) DHCP
4 43 (72.88%) SAN
5 34 (57.63%) Wi-Fi
6 12 (20.34%) TCP/IP
7 11 (18.64%) Network Security
7 11 (18.64%) HTTP
7 11 (18.64%) HTTPS
7 11 (18.64%) SSL
8 9 (15.25%) VoIP
8 9 (15.25%) Internet
9 6 (10.17%) VLAN
10 2 (3.39%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (23.73%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 36 (61.02%) Network Support
2 29 (49.15%) Network Engineer
2 29 (49.15%) 3rd Line Support
3 26 (44.07%) PC Support
4 25 (42.37%) Analyst
5 24 (40.68%) PC Engineer
6 23 (38.98%) Support Analyst
7 17 (28.81%) Network Support Analyst
7 17 (28.81%) Network Analyst
8 13 (22.03%) Support Engineer
8 13 (22.03%) PC Support Engineer
8 13 (22.03%) Network Support Engineer
9 12 (20.34%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
10 11 (18.64%) Server Analyst
10 11 (18.64%) Server Support Analyst
10 11 (18.64%) Server Engineer
10 11 (18.64%) Server Support
11 9 (15.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (11.86%) Administrator
13 6 (10.17%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 34 (57.63%) Blackberry
1 34 (57.63%) SecurID
2 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.39%) Replication
3 2 (3.39%) Firmware
4 1 (1.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 59 (100.00%) Windows
1 59 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 38 (64.41%) Windows Phone 8
2 38 (64.41%) Windows Phone
2 38 (64.41%) Android
3 34 (57.63%) VMS
4 27 (45.76%) Windows 7
5 9 (15.25%) Windows Vista
5 9 (15.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.25%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (6.78%) Configuration Management
2 4 (6.78%) Incident Management
3 2 (3.39%) Load Balancing
3 2 (3.39%) ITIL
3 2 (3.39%) E-Commerce
3 2 (3.39%) Change Control
4 1 (1.69%) Software Deployment
4 1 (1.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (1.69%) Resource Management
4 1 (1.69%) Time Management
4 1 (1.69%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (83.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 47 (79.66%) MCSE
3 9 (15.25%) MCP
3 9 (15.25%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (15.25%) CCSP
3 9 (15.25%) CCNP
3 9 (15.25%) CCIP
3 9 (15.25%) CCNA
4 5 (8.47%) MCSA
5 3 (5.08%) CCA
5 3 (5.08%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (5.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.69%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (76.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 38 (64.41%) vSphere
3 19 (32.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (30.51%) XenApp
5 11 (18.64%) Terminal Services
6 9 (15.25%) Active Directory
7 8 (13.56%) ISA Server
7 8 (13.56%) Forefront TMG
7 8 (13.56%) UAG
8 1 (1.69%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 34 (57.63%) Backup Exec
1 34 (57.63%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 54 (91.53%) VMware
2 46 (77.97%) Citrix
3 45 (76.27%) Lotus
4 43 (72.88%) McAfee
5 35 (59.32%) Symantec
6 34 (57.63%) Clearswift
7 20 (33.90%) Microsoft
8 10 (16.95%) Cisco
9 2 (3.39%) Oracle