The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 63 40 72
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +32
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 212 292 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.60% 5.49% 3.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.32% 16.83% 10.31%
Number of salaries quoted 151 169 168
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +0.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1591 1735 1911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.04% 32.59% 30.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1262 1318 1638
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2003
South East

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in Berkshire

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading +2 123 £40,000 +6.66% 12
Slough +10 26 £36,000 -4.00% 4
Bracknell -26 25 £41,000 +18.84% 3
Newbury -3 17 £31,250 -21.87% 2
Thatcham - 6 £25,000 -
Wokingham -13 3 £42,500 +25.92%
Maidenhead -20 2 £34,000 +19.29% 2
Windows Server 2003
South East

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

1 437 (100.00%) Windows
2 350 (80.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 310 (70.94%) Microsoft
4 263 (60.18%) Active Directory
5 195 (44.62%) VMware
6 193 (44.16%) MS Exchange
7 153 (35.01%) SQL
8 133 (30.43%) SQL Server
9 128 (29.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 122 (27.92%) VMware Infrastructure
11 115 (26.32%) Firewall
12 109 (24.94%) Microsoft Certification
13 108 (24.71%) Exchange Server 2007
14 107 (24.49%) Security Cleared
15 96 (21.97%) Hyper-V
16 95 (21.74%) Windows XP
17 92 (21.05%) IIS
18 91 (20.82%) MS Excel
19 90 (20.59%) Cisco
19 90 (20.59%) DNS
20 89 (20.37%) TCP/IP
21 85 (19.45%) Exchange Server 2010
22 84 (19.22%) SC Cleared
23 82 (18.76%) Exchange Server 2003
24 80 (18.31%) MCSE
25 79 (18.08%) Citrix
26 74 (16.93%) SharePoint
27 70 (16.02%) SAN
28 66 (15.10%) Finance
28 66 (15.10%) MCITP

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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
1 193 (44.16%) MS Exchange
2 108 (24.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 92 (21.05%) IIS
4 85 (19.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 82 (18.76%) Exchange Server 2003
6 74 (16.93%) SharePoint
7 60 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2013
8 42 (9.61%) SharePoint Server
9 32 (7.32%) Lync
10 27 (6.18%) SharePoint 2010
11 19 (4.35%) Lotus Domino
12 12 (2.75%) IBM Notes
13 11 (2.52%) Apache
14 9 (2.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 8 (1.83%) Exchange Server 5.5
16 7 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
17 3 (0.69%) WebSphere
17 3 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
18 2 (0.46%) CMS
18 2 (0.46%) Tomcat
Applications
1 91 (20.82%) MS Excel
2 62 (14.19%) MS Office
3 2 (0.46%) MS Project
4 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (3.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.92%) Sage 200
3 3 (0.69%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.75%) Office 365
2 8 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 115 (26.32%) Firewall
2 90 (20.59%) DNS
3 89 (20.37%) TCP/IP
4 70 (16.02%) SAN
5 62 (14.19%) WAN
6 54 (12.36%) LAN
7 49 (11.21%) DHCP
7 49 (11.21%) Internet
8 41 (9.38%) VPN
9 18 (4.12%) VLAN
10 15 (3.43%) SNMP
11 12 (2.75%) FTP
12 10 (2.29%) Wireless
12 10 (2.29%) HTTP
12 10 (2.29%) VoIP
12 10 (2.29%) SMTP
12 10 (2.29%) iSCSI
13 8 (1.83%) NetScaler
13 8 (1.83%) Intrusion Detection
13 8 (1.83%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 55 (12.59%) SQL Server 2005
3 39 (8.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 28 (6.41%) Relational Database
5 22 (5.03%) SQL Server 2000
6 18 (4.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (3.89%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (2.75%) IDOL
8 12 (2.75%) MySQL
9 10 (2.29%) RDBMS
10 4 (0.92%) EDRMS
10 4 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.23%) DB2
12 1 (0.23%) OLAP
12 1 (0.23%) DTS
12 1 (0.23%) Essbase
12 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (3.89%) Visual Studio
2 10 (2.29%) TestDirector
3 9 (2.06%) StarTeam
4 8 (1.83%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.46%) WinRunner
5 2 (0.46%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.23%) MSI
6 1 (0.23%) InstallShield
6 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 66 (15.10%) Finance
2 54 (12.36%) Telecoms
3 43 (9.84%) Retail
4 14 (3.20%) Marketing
5 11 (2.52%) German Language
6 4 (0.92%) Legal
6 4 (0.92%) Billing
7 3 (0.69%) French Language
7 3 (0.69%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.23%) Banking
8 1 (0.23%) Automotive
8 1 (0.23%) Advertising
8 1 (0.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 100 (22.88%) Support Engineer
2 44 (10.07%) 3rd Line Support
3 39 (8.92%) Consultant
4 37 (8.47%) 2nd Line Support
4 37 (8.47%) Server Engineer
5 35 (8.01%) Analyst
6 26 (5.95%) Developer
6 26 (5.95%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 26 (5.95%) Security Engineer
7 24 (5.49%) Support Analyst
8 22 (5.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 20 (4.58%) IT Support
10 18 (4.12%) Desktop Support
11 17 (3.89%) Designer
11 17 (3.89%) Solutions Designer
12 16 (3.66%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 15 (3.43%) SharePoint Developer
14 14 (3.20%) Security Support Engineer
14 14 (3.20%) Desktop Support Engineer
14 14 (3.20%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (12.13%) .NET
2 33 (7.55%) XML
3 26 (5.95%) ASP.NET
4 22 (5.03%) HTML
5 19 (4.35%) jQuery
5 19 (4.35%) Ajax
6 18 (4.12%) .NET Framework
7 16 (3.66%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 15 (3.43%) CSS
9 11 (2.52%) COM
10 9 (2.06%) MSMQ
11 8 (1.83%) Web Services
11 8 (1.83%) WCF
12 5 (1.14%) XSLT
13 4 (0.92%) LAMP
13 4 (0.92%) DHTML
13 4 (0.92%) Classic ASP
13 4 (0.92%) XSL
14 2 (0.46%) RSS
14 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.55%) Clustering
2 20 (4.58%) Blackberry
3 13 (2.97%) Computer Science
4 11 (2.52%) Replication
5 8 (1.83%) Management Information System
5 8 (1.83%) PKI
6 7 (1.60%) Open Source
6 7 (1.60%) iPhone
7 6 (1.37%) Firmware
8 5 (1.14%) Statistics
8 5 (1.14%) FlexPod
9 4 (0.92%) Mathematics
9 4 (0.92%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (0.69%) EqualLogic
10 3 (0.69%) FMCG
10 3 (0.69%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.69%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.69%) Google Search Appliance
11 2 (0.46%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.46%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 437 (100.00%) Windows
2 350 (80.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 128 (29.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 95 (21.74%) Windows XP
5 61 (13.96%) Windows 7
6 57 (13.04%) Linux
7 36 (8.24%) Windows 2000
8 27 (6.18%) Windows 8
9 19 (4.35%) Windows Vista
10 17 (3.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (3.89%) UNIX
11 16 (3.66%) Solaris
12 14 (3.20%) Mac OS X
13 9 (2.06%) Windows 2000 Server
14 7 (1.60%) Android
14 7 (1.60%) Windows Mobile
14 7 (1.60%) Windows Phone
15 4 (0.92%) VMS
15 4 (0.92%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.23%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (9.84%) ITIL
2 42 (9.61%) Disaster Recovery
3 31 (7.09%) Performance Monitoring
4 18 (4.12%) Migration
4 18 (4.12%) Incident Management
5 17 (3.89%) Service Delivery
5 17 (3.89%) Project Management
5 17 (3.89%) CRM
6 16 (3.66%) Web Development
7 15 (3.43%) SEO
7 15 (3.43%) Software Distribution
8 14 (3.20%) Configuration Management
9 13 (2.97%) Change Management
10 12 (2.75%) Problem Management
11 11 (2.52%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (2.06%) Performance Testing
12 9 (2.06%) Software Deployment
12 9 (2.06%) Server Monitoring
13 8 (1.83%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (1.83%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 153 (35.01%) SQL
2 27 (6.18%) PowerShell
2 27 (6.18%) C#
2 27 (6.18%) JavaScript
3 18 (4.12%) T-SQL
4 11 (2.52%) VBScript
5 9 (2.06%) VB
6 6 (1.37%) Java
7 5 (1.14%) VB.NET
8 4 (0.92%) Perl
8 4 (0.92%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.69%) C++
9 3 (0.69%) Python
10 1 (0.23%) Ruby
10 1 (0.23%) PHP
10 1 (0.23%) VBA
10 1 (0.23%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 109 (24.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 107 (24.49%) Security Cleared
3 84 (19.22%) SC Cleared
4 80 (18.31%) MCSE
5 66 (15.10%) MCITP
6 57 (13.04%) MCSA
7 44 (10.07%) DV Cleared
8 39 (8.92%) MCP
9 34 (7.78%) Cisco Certification
10 32 (7.32%) CCNA
11 28 (6.41%) MCTS
12 26 (5.95%) Degree
13 14 (3.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 11 (2.52%) ISTQB
15 10 (2.29%) ISEB
16 9 (2.06%) CCNP
17 7 (1.60%) ACSP
17 7 (1.60%) GNVQ
17 7 (1.60%) CEH
18 6 (1.37%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (10.76%) SLA
2 5 (1.14%) QA
3 4 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 263 (60.18%) Active Directory
2 122 (27.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 96 (21.97%) Hyper-V
4 30 (6.86%) vSphere
5 17 (3.89%) VMware ESXi
6 16 (3.66%) XenApp
7 13 (2.97%) XenDesktop
7 13 (2.97%) ISA Server
7 13 (2.97%) VMware ESX
8 12 (2.75%) Terminal Services
9 10 (2.29%) Terminal Server
10 4 (0.92%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (0.92%) Forefront TMG
10 4 (0.92%) UAG
11 3 (0.69%) vCloud
11 3 (0.69%) Novell eDirectory
11 3 (0.69%) XenServer
12 2 (0.46%) MetaFrame
12 2 (0.46%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.46%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 65 (14.87%) SCCM
2 51 (11.67%) SCOM
3 29 (6.64%) WSUS
4 26 (5.95%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 23 (5.26%) NetBackup
5 23 (5.26%) EMC NetWorker
6 22 (5.03%) Backup Exec
7 14 (3.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 10 (2.29%) HP Quality Center
9 8 (1.83%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 8 (1.83%) Netcool
10 7 (1.60%) MOM
11 6 (1.37%) SCVMM
12 4 (0.92%) ARCserve
12 4 (0.92%) DameWare
13 3 (0.69%) HP SIM
13 3 (0.69%) ZENworks
13 3 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
13 3 (0.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 1 (0.23%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 310 (70.94%) Microsoft
2 195 (44.62%) VMware
3 90 (20.59%) Cisco
4 79 (18.08%) Citrix
5 41 (9.38%) EMC
6 40 (9.15%) HP
6 40 (9.15%) Fujitsu
7 36 (8.24%) Symantec
8 29 (6.64%) Oracle
9 22 (5.03%) Dell
10 18 (4.12%) Lotus
10 18 (4.12%) Apple
10 18 (4.12%) SonicWALL
11 16 (3.66%) Fortinet
12 15 (3.43%) Meridio
13 13 (2.97%) Sourcefire
13 13 (2.97%) CheckPoint
14 11 (2.52%) F5
14 11 (2.52%) NetApp
15 10 (2.29%) McAfee
Reading, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Pension, 25 days holiday, Health Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + £1,200 DV Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Mayflower Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £34000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K basic + 5K Car Allow + Excellent bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Basic Salary + Company Benefits + Stocks
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Berkshire
esynergy Solutions - UK
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Slough
IT HR
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Netteam Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + Car & Phone Allowance
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
Blue Town Online
Salary: £38k - 40k per year
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 23 days ago
Bracknell
Premier Group
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 28 days ago
Maidenhead
Premier Group
Salary: £27000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 28 days ago