The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 71 76 62
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 12 10 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.53% 1.03% 3.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.53% 6.17% 12.10%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 31
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £35,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Windows Server 2003
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
217 162 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 27.61% 16.62% 27.68%
Number of salaries quoted 194 151 269
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +8 4 £33,750 -1.45%
Bedford 0 4 £47,750 +19.37%
Windows Server 2003
East of England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (90.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (77.42%) Windows Server
4 22 (70.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (67.74%) Microsoft
6 20 (64.52%) SQL Server
7 19 (61.29%) MS Office
8 17 (54.84%) ITIL
8 17 (54.84%) Active Directory
8 17 (54.84%) Citrix
8 17 (54.84%) VMware
9 16 (51.61%) MS Exchange
10 14 (45.16%) MCSE
10 14 (45.16%) MCP
10 14 (45.16%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
11 13 (41.94%) Exchange Server 2003
12 12 (38.71%) Exchange Server 2007
12 12 (38.71%) VMware ESX
12 12 (38.71%) vSphere
12 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (38.71%) XenApp
12 12 (38.71%) MCSA
12 12 (38.71%) Intel
13 11 (35.48%) VCP5
13 11 (35.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 11 (35.48%) Presales
14 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2010
14 10 (32.26%) Windows XP
15 9 (29.03%) Disaster Recovery

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 16 (51.61%) MS Exchange
2 13 (41.94%) Exchange Server 2003
3 12 (38.71%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (25.81%) Tomcat
6 3 (9.68%) Apache
6 3 (9.68%) IIS
7 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 19 (61.29%) MS Office
2 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Office 365
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) DHCP
1 3 (9.68%) DNS
1 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
1 3 (9.68%) Wireless
2 2 (6.45%) iSCSI
2 2 (6.45%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (6.45%) SAN
3 1 (3.23%) ADSL
3 1 (3.23%) Firewall
3 1 (3.23%) Internet
3 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (64.52%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) PowerBuilder
General
1 3 (9.68%) Banking
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Consultant
2 5 (16.13%) Analyst
2 5 (16.13%) Support Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle Support Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Product Specialist
4 3 (9.68%) Server Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Service Desk Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Service Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Systems Support Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Services Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Wintel Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) Web Services
2 3 (9.68%) .NET
2 3 (9.68%) CSS
2 3 (9.68%) HTML
3 1 (3.23%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (90.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (77.42%) Windows Server
4 22 (70.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (32.26%) Windows XP
6 6 (19.35%) Windows 8
7 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
8 3 (9.68%) Linux
8 3 (9.68%) Unix
9 2 (6.45%) Android
10 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) ITIL
2 11 (35.48%) Presales
3 9 (29.03%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (25.81%) Mentoring
4 8 (25.81%) Server Building
5 5 (16.13%) Service Management
5 5 (16.13%) Time Management
6 3 (9.68%) Line Management
6 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
6 3 (9.68%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (6.45%) Migration
8 1 (3.23%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) Java
1 8 (25.81%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) C
2 3 (9.68%) C++
2 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
2 3 (9.68%) Python
2 3 (9.68%) VB
2 3 (9.68%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) MCP
1 14 (45.16%) MCSE
1 14 (45.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (38.71%) MCSA
3 11 (35.48%) VCP5
3 11 (35.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (16.13%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (9.68%) CCA
5 3 (9.68%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (9.68%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) HL7
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (54.84%) Active Directory
2 12 (38.71%) VMware ESX
2 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (38.71%) vSphere
2 12 (38.71%) XenApp
3 4 (12.90%) Terminal Services
4 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) Microsoft
2 17 (54.84%) Citrix
2 17 (54.84%) VMware
3 12 (38.71%) Intel
4 4 (12.90%) Cisco
5 3 (9.68%) Draytek
5 3 (9.68%) NETGEAR
5 3 (9.68%) Northgate
5 3 (9.68%) Oracle
6 2 (6.45%) Dell
6 2 (6.45%) SonicWALL
7 1 (3.23%) IBM
7 1 (3.23%) SAP
7 1 (3.23%) Symantec