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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 67 51 53
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 24 70 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.09% 5.34% 4.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.24% 16.71% 14.97%
Number of salaries quoted 24 67 42
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £40,800 £53,400
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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
196 419 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 17.07% 31.94% 27.12%
Number of salaries quoted 185 392 280
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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 +5 11 £37,500 -6.25%
Bedford -3 10 £55,000 +83.33%
Windows Server 2003
East of England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (93.94%) Microsoft
3 27 (81.82%) Active Directory
4 25 (75.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (72.73%) Citrix
6 22 (66.67%) VMware
6 22 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 21 (63.64%) SQL Server
8 20 (60.61%) MS Exchange
8 20 (60.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (57.58%) Microsoft Certification
10 18 (54.55%) MCSE
11 17 (51.52%) XenApp
11 17 (51.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 16 (48.48%) Exchange Server 2003
12 16 (48.48%) Exchange Server 2007
12 16 (48.48%) vSphere
12 16 (48.48%) ITIL
13 15 (45.45%) MS Excel
13 15 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
13 15 (45.45%) VMware ESX
14 14 (42.42%) MCSA
15 13 (39.39%) Intel
16 11 (33.33%) SAN
16 11 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
17 10 (30.30%) MCP
17 10 (30.30%) VCP5
18 9 (27.27%) MS Office
19 8 (24.24%) Cisco
20 7 (21.21%) SQL

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 20 (60.61%) MS Exchange
2 16 (48.48%) Exchange Server 2003
2 16 (48.48%) Exchange Server 2007
3 15 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
5 3 (9.09%) IIS
5 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (6.06%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (6.06%) Lync
Applications
1 15 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 9 (27.27%) MS Office
3 2 (6.06%) MS Project
3 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (18.18%) Office 365
2 3 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.03%) IaaS
3 1 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.03%) SaaS
3 1 (3.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (33.33%) SAN
2 6 (18.18%) DHCP
2 6 (18.18%) iSCSI
3 4 (12.12%) Network Security
3 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
3 4 (12.12%) WAN
4 3 (9.09%) SMTP
4 3 (9.09%) ADSL
4 3 (9.09%) DNS
4 3 (9.09%) MPLS
4 3 (9.09%) Firewall
4 3 (9.09%) VLAN
4 3 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (6.06%) PBX
5 2 (6.06%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (6.06%) Internet
6 1 (3.03%) SSL
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (3.03%) IPsec
6 1 (3.03%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.06%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Consultant
2 5 (15.15%) Technical Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Administrator
4 2 (6.06%) Solutions Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Office 365 Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Architect
4 2 (6.06%) Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Technical Architect
4 2 (6.06%) DBA
4 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Service Manager
5 1 (3.03%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Senior Support Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) SQL DBA
5 1 (3.03%) Project Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) .NET
2 2 (6.06%) J2EE
2 2 (6.06%) Web Services
3 1 (3.03%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) GIS
2 2 (6.06%) Clustering
2 2 (6.06%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.03%) PKI
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (75.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (60.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (15.15%) Windows XP
5 3 (9.09%) Linux
5 3 (9.09%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.06%) UNIX
6 2 (6.06%) Android
7 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000
7 1 (3.03%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) ITIL
2 11 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
6 3 (9.09%) Identity Management
7 2 (6.06%) Resource Management
7 2 (6.06%) Time Management
7 2 (6.06%) Performance Management
7 2 (6.06%) Migration
7 2 (6.06%) High Availability
7 2 (6.06%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.03%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.03%) Security Management
8 1 (3.03%) BCP
8 1 (3.03%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (57.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (54.55%) MCSE
3 17 (51.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 14 (42.42%) MCSA
5 10 (30.30%) MCP
5 10 (30.30%) VCP5
6 3 (9.09%) Degree
6 3 (9.09%) CCNA
6 3 (9.09%) CCA
6 3 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (3.03%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 27 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 22 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (51.52%) XenApp
4 16 (48.48%) vSphere
5 15 (45.45%) VMware ESX
6 6 (18.18%) Terminal Services
7 3 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (9.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (6.06%) Xen
9 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
9 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) SCCM
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Intune
3 1 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (93.94%) Microsoft
2 24 (72.73%) Citrix
3 22 (66.67%) VMware
4 13 (39.39%) Intel
5 8 (24.24%) Cisco
6 5 (15.15%) Oracle
7 2 (6.06%) HP
7 2 (6.06%) Spiceworks
8 1 (3.03%) Dell
8 1 (3.03%) Mitel
8 1 (3.03%) FalconStor
8 1 (3.03%) CommVault
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