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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 69 56 24
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -32
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 29 31 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.50% 3.25% 8.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.73% 10.65% 24.78%
Number of salaries quoted 27 29 79
Average salary £29,000 £27,750 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.50% -28.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £21,000 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £41,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,027 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-5.63% +1.44%
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
298 291 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 25.71% 30.54% 32.27%
Number of salaries quoted 252 271 318
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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
Bedford -15 20 £29,000 +7.40% 1
Luton -9 5 £34,000 -9.33%
Leighton Buzzard - 1 £27,500 - 1
Windows Server 2003
East of England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 83 (100.00%) Windows
1 83 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 71 (85.54%) VMware
3 60 (72.29%) DNS
4 58 (69.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 57 (68.67%) WAN
5 57 (68.67%) Firewall
6 55 (66.27%) LAN
6 55 (66.27%) MCSE
7 54 (65.06%) VPN
8 51 (61.45%) Citrix
9 50 (60.24%) DHCP
10 45 (54.22%) Lotus Domino
10 45 (54.22%) Lotus
11 43 (51.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 41 (49.40%) McAfee
13 40 (48.19%) SAN
14 38 (45.78%) vSphere
15 37 (44.58%) SQL Server
16 36 (43.37%) Symantec
16 36 (43.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 36 (43.37%) Windows Phone 8
16 36 (43.37%) Windows Phone
16 36 (43.37%) Android
17 34 (40.96%) SecurID
18 32 (38.55%) McAfee ePO
18 32 (38.55%) Clearswift
18 32 (38.55%) Blackberry
18 32 (38.55%) Wi-Fi
18 32 (38.55%) Backup Exec

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 45 (54.22%) Lotus Domino
2 36 (43.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 26 (31.33%) IIS
4 15 (18.07%) MS Exchange
5 12 (14.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (14.46%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (13.25%) IBM Notes
7 10 (12.05%) SharePoint
7 10 (12.05%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 30 (36.14%) MS Office
2 28 (33.73%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.41%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (14.46%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.23%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.41%) SaaS
2 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 60 (72.29%) DNS
2 57 (68.67%) WAN
2 57 (68.67%) Firewall
3 55 (66.27%) LAN
4 54 (65.06%) VPN
5 50 (60.24%) DHCP
6 40 (48.19%) SAN
7 32 (38.55%) Wi-Fi
7 32 (38.55%) TCP/IP
8 14 (16.87%) MPLS
9 12 (14.46%) BIG-IP
10 11 (13.25%) VoIP
11 10 (12.05%) HTTP
11 10 (12.05%) HTTPS
11 10 (12.05%) SSL
11 10 (12.05%) Network Security
12 8 (9.64%) Internet
13 5 (6.02%) VLAN
14 2 (2.41%) Wireless
14 2 (2.41%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (44.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.61%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) PowerBuilder
General
1 2 (2.41%) Finance
1 2 (2.41%) Banking
2 1 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 34 (40.96%) Network Support
2 29 (34.94%) Network Engineer
3 28 (33.73%) Analyst
4 27 (32.53%) 3rd Line Support
5 24 (28.92%) PC Support
6 23 (27.71%) Support Analyst
7 22 (26.51%) PC Engineer
8 16 (19.28%) Network Support Analyst
8 16 (19.28%) Network Analyst
9 13 (15.66%) Support Engineer
10 12 (14.46%) Network Support Engineer
10 12 (14.46%) PC Support Engineer
11 11 (13.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
11 11 (13.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (12.05%) Server Support Analyst
12 10 (12.05%) Server Support
12 10 (12.05%) Server Engineer
12 10 (12.05%) Server Analyst
13 8 (9.64%) Technical Analyst
14 7 (8.43%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.41%) CSS
1 2 (2.41%) .NET
1 2 (2.41%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (40.96%) SecurID
2 32 (38.55%) Blackberry
3 10 (12.05%) Statistics
4 6 (7.23%) Replication
5 5 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.41%) Firmware
7 1 (1.20%) HP Superdome
7 1 (1.20%) HACMP
7 1 (1.20%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 83 (100.00%) Windows
1 83 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 36 (43.37%) Windows Phone 8
2 36 (43.37%) Windows Phone
2 36 (43.37%) Android
3 32 (38.55%) VMS
4 28 (33.73%) Windows 7
5 15 (18.07%) Linux
6 13 (15.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (15.66%) Windows XP
7 9 (10.84%) Windows Vista
8 3 (3.61%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.41%) UNIX
10 1 (1.20%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.20%) AIX
10 1 (1.20%) HPUX
10 1 (1.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.28%) Incident Management
2 14 (16.87%) ITIL
3 11 (13.25%) Root Cause Analysis
3 11 (13.25%) Service Delivery
4 10 (12.05%) PRINCE2
5 9 (10.84%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (4.82%) Configuration Management
6 4 (4.82%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (4.82%) Load Balancing
7 2 (2.41%) Project Management
7 2 (2.41%) E-Commerce
7 2 (2.41%) Change Control
7 2 (2.41%) Migration
7 2 (2.41%) Business Analysis
8 1 (1.20%) Time Management
8 1 (1.20%) Resource Management
8 1 (1.20%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (1.20%) Software Deployment
8 1 (1.20%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 26 (31.33%) SQL
2 2 (2.41%) Python
2 2 (2.41%) VBScript
2 2 (2.41%) VB
2 2 (2.41%) C
2 2 (2.41%) C++
2 2 (2.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 58 (69.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 55 (66.27%) MCSE
3 11 (13.25%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (12.05%) MCP
4 10 (12.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (9.64%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (9.64%) CCSP
5 8 (9.64%) CCNP
5 8 (9.64%) CCIP
5 8 (9.64%) CCNA
6 6 (7.23%) MCSA
7 4 (4.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (3.61%) CCA
8 3 (3.61%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.20%) MCITP
9 1 (1.20%) VCP5
9 1 (1.20%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (51.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 38 (45.78%) vSphere
3 24 (28.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (27.71%) XenApp
5 21 (25.30%) Active Directory
6 12 (14.46%) Terminal Services
7 9 (10.84%) ISA Server
8 8 (9.64%) Forefront TMG
9 7 (8.43%) UAG
10 5 (6.02%) XenServer
10 5 (6.02%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (2.41%) Hyper-V
12 1 (1.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (1.20%) PowerHA
12 1 (1.20%) MetaFrame
12 1 (1.20%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 32 (38.55%) McAfee ePO
1 32 (38.55%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.41%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 71 (85.54%) VMware
2 51 (61.45%) Citrix
3 45 (54.22%) Lotus
4 41 (49.40%) McAfee
5 36 (43.37%) Symantec
6 32 (38.55%) Clearswift
7 25 (30.12%) Microsoft
8 17 (20.48%) Oracle
9 14 (16.87%) CheckPoint
9 14 (16.87%) F5
10 12 (14.46%) Cisco
11 4 (4.82%) HP
12 3 (3.61%) 3Com
13 2 (2.41%) BT
13 2 (2.41%) Websense
13 2 (2.41%) Veritas
13 2 (2.41%) IBM
13 2 (2.41%) Dell
13 2 (2.41%) Avaya
13 2 (2.41%) Juniper
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago