The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 64 62 60
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 208 214 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.80% 3.99% 4.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.67% 14.04% 13.90%
Number of salaries quoted 118 153 138
Average salary £35,750 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.62% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £48,950
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £33,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -3.57%
Windows Server 2003
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1642 1524 1540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.96% 28.42% 29.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1215 1184 1277
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 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
Reading -8 99 £35,000 -12.50% 11
Bracknell +26 72 £40,000 -2.43% 5
Newbury -3 10 £32,500 +15.04% 2
Maidenhead +12 5 £57,500 +9.52% 2
Wokingham +7 5 £41,500 +25.75% 1
Slough -23 5 £30,500 -23.75% 1
Thatcham -7 1 £23,500 -14.54% 1
Windows Server 2003
South East

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

1 537 (100.00%) Windows
2 352 (65.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 347 (64.62%) Active Directory
4 288 (53.63%) Microsoft
5 273 (50.84%) Security Cleared
6 250 (46.55%) VMware
7 242 (45.07%) SC Cleared
8 239 (44.51%) SQL
9 213 (39.66%) VMware Infrastructure
10 185 (34.45%) DNS
11 177 (32.96%) DV Cleared
12 164 (30.54%) Citrix
13 134 (24.95%) MS Exchange
14 132 (24.58%) Windows XP
15 126 (23.46%) IIS
16 125 (23.28%) Windows Server 2012
17 124 (23.09%) PowerShell
18 115 (21.42%) SCCM
19 111 (20.67%) Finance
20 107 (19.93%) Fujitsu
21 106 (19.74%) Telecoms
22 105 (19.55%) Windows 7
23 104 (19.37%) SharePoint
24 101 (18.81%) Linux
25 100 (18.62%) Retail
26 99 (18.44%) DHCP
27 92 (17.13%) NetBackup
28 87 (16.20%) Hyper-V
29 86 (16.01%) Apache
30 83 (15.46%) OpenView Configuration Management

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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
1 134 (24.95%) MS Exchange
2 126 (23.46%) IIS
3 104 (19.37%) SharePoint
4 86 (16.01%) Apache
5 63 (11.73%) SharePoint 2010
6 58 (10.80%) Exchange Server 2003
7 44 (8.19%) Exchange Server 2010
8 28 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2013
8 28 (5.21%) SharePoint Server
9 27 (5.03%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 22 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2007
11 18 (3.35%) MS Project Server
12 12 (2.23%) WebSphere
13 11 (2.05%) Live Communications Server
14 9 (1.68%) Lync
15 8 (1.49%) Tomcat
15 8 (1.49%) Lotus Domino
16 7 (1.30%) ArcGIS
17 6 (1.12%) IBM Notes
18 5 (0.93%) Documentum
Applications
1 81 (15.08%) MS Excel
2 54 (10.06%) MS Office
3 18 (3.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.56%) SaaS
2 1 (0.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 185 (34.45%) DNS
2 99 (18.44%) DHCP
3 80 (14.90%) TCP/IP
4 67 (12.48%) WAN
5 63 (11.73%) LAN
6 61 (11.36%) Firewall
7 41 (7.64%) SAN
8 29 (5.40%) Internet
9 22 (4.10%) SSL
10 19 (3.54%) Wireshark
11 16 (2.98%) iSCSI
12 15 (2.79%) NetScaler
13 11 (2.05%) SMTP
14 10 (1.86%) PBX
14 10 (1.86%) VPN
15 6 (1.12%) Cisco ASA
15 6 (1.12%) Network Security
16 5 (0.93%) Fibre Channel
16 5 (0.93%) tcpdump
16 5 (0.93%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (15.08%) SQL Server
2 62 (11.55%) EDRMS
3 59 (10.99%) IDOL
4 17 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (2.05%) MS Access
6 9 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (1.30%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.12%) MySQL
9 5 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (0.74%) Relational Database
10 4 (0.74%) OLAP
11 3 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.56%) OLAP Cube
11 3 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.19%) DTS
Development Applications
1 43 (8.01%) LoadRunner
2 24 (4.47%) QuickTest Pro
3 22 (4.10%) TestDirector
4 20 (3.72%) WinRunner
5 14 (2.61%) MSI
6 12 (2.23%) SilkPerformer
7 6 (1.12%) StarTeam
8 5 (0.93%) Oracle APEX
9 4 (0.74%) Visual Studio
10 3 (0.56%) Bugzilla
10 3 (0.56%) Selenium
10 3 (0.56%) JIRA
10 3 (0.56%) MSTest
11 2 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.37%) ClearQuest
12 1 (0.19%) Hudson
12 1 (0.19%) Jenkins
General
1 111 (20.67%) Finance
2 106 (19.74%) Telecoms
3 100 (18.62%) Retail
4 5 (0.93%) Marketing
5 4 (0.74%) Automotive
6 2 (0.37%) French Language
7 1 (0.19%) German Language
7 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.19%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 199 (37.06%) Support Engineer
2 54 (10.06%) 2nd Line Support
3 50 (9.31%) 3rd Line Support
4 48 (8.94%) Analyst
5 47 (8.75%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 43 (8.01%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 36 (6.70%) Technical Support
8 34 (6.33%) Consultant
9 30 (5.59%) Technical Engineer
10 28 (5.21%) Support Analyst
10 28 (5.21%) Integration Engineer
11 26 (4.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 24 (4.47%) Technical Support Engineer
13 19 (3.54%) Server Engineer
13 19 (3.54%) Test Consultant
13 19 (3.54%) Security Engineer
14 18 (3.35%) Developer
15 17 (3.17%) Project Planner
16 16 (2.98%) Test Analyst
17 14 (2.61%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.35%) .NET
2 16 (2.98%) HTML
3 12 (2.23%) XML
4 8 (1.49%) jQuery
5 7 (1.30%) ASP.NET
6 6 (1.12%) Web Services
7 5 (0.93%) Software Packaging
7 5 (0.93%) WSH
8 4 (0.74%) LAMP
8 4 (0.74%) Ajax
8 4 (0.74%) WCF
8 4 (0.74%) XSL
8 4 (0.74%) DHTML
9 3 (0.56%) ADO.NET
9 3 (0.56%) COM+
9 3 (0.56%) CSS
9 3 (0.56%) Regular Expression
10 1 (0.19%) COM
10 1 (0.19%) ODBC
10 1 (0.19%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 53 (9.87%) Statistics
2 41 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (6.15%) Clustering
4 25 (4.66%) Thin Client
4 25 (4.66%) Fat Client
5 11 (2.05%) Replication
6 10 (1.86%) PKI
7 8 (1.49%) Computer Science
7 8 (1.49%) Blackberry
7 8 (1.49%) Management Information System
7 8 (1.49%) Open Source
8 3 (0.56%) Kindle
8 3 (0.56%) iPhone
9 2 (0.37%) FlexPod
9 2 (0.37%) HP StorageWorks
9 2 (0.37%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (0.37%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.37%) SCORM
9 2 (0.37%) CESG
9 2 (0.37%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 537 (100.00%) Windows
2 352 (65.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 132 (24.58%) Windows XP
4 125 (23.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 105 (19.55%) Windows 7
6 101 (18.81%) Linux
7 48 (8.94%) Windows 2000
8 39 (7.26%) Windows 2000 Server
8 39 (7.26%) UNIX
9 26 (4.84%) Solaris
10 20 (3.72%) Windows 8
11 13 (2.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (1.49%) Windows Vista
13 5 (0.93%) Windows NT
14 3 (0.56%) Android
14 3 (0.56%) CentOS
15 2 (0.37%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.37%) VMS
15 2 (0.37%) SUSE
16 1 (0.19%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (12.48%) Incident Management
2 64 (11.92%) ITIL
2 64 (11.92%) Software Distribution
3 52 (9.68%) Mentoring
3 52 (9.68%) Coaching
4 43 (8.01%) Disaster Recovery
5 41 (7.64%) Test Scripting
6 40 (7.45%) Release Management
7 37 (6.89%) Software Deployment
8 35 (6.52%) Time Management
9 34 (6.33%) Migration
10 33 (6.15%) Test Automation
11 28 (5.21%) Test Management
11 28 (5.21%) Problem Management
12 25 (4.66%) Change Management
13 23 (4.28%) Regression Testing
13 23 (4.28%) Agile Software Development
14 21 (3.91%) Performance Monitoring
15 17 (3.17%) Server Monitoring
16 16 (2.98%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 239 (44.51%) SQL
2 124 (23.09%) PowerShell
3 41 (7.64%) VBScript
4 31 (5.77%) VB
5 22 (4.10%) C#
6 12 (2.23%) Java
6 12 (2.23%) JavaScript
6 12 (2.23%) C
7 7 (1.30%) PHP
8 6 (1.12%) C++
9 5 (0.93%) PL/SQL
9 5 (0.93%) T-SQL
10 4 (0.74%) Perl
10 4 (0.74%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.37%) Python
11 2 (0.37%) Ruby
11 2 (0.37%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.19%) Bourne shell
12 1 (0.19%) Korn
Qualifications
1 273 (50.84%) Security Cleared
2 242 (45.07%) SC Cleared
3 177 (32.96%) DV Cleared
4 65 (12.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 63 (11.73%) MCSE
6 47 (8.75%) ISEB
7 36 (6.70%) Cisco Certification
8 35 (6.52%) ISTQB
9 34 (6.33%) CCNA
10 24 (4.47%) MCITP
11 21 (3.91%) Degree
11 21 (3.91%) Citrix Certification
12 20 (3.72%) CCA
12 20 (3.72%) MCSA
13 15 (2.79%) MCP
14 14 (2.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 13 (2.42%) CCNP
15 13 (2.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 12 (2.23%) MCTS
17 6 (1.12%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (7.26%) SLA
2 15 (2.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.56%) QA
3 3 (0.56%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.56%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.19%) GPG13
System Software
1 347 (64.62%) Active Directory
2 213 (39.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 87 (16.20%) Hyper-V
4 74 (13.78%) ISA Server
5 52 (9.68%) VMware ESX
6 48 (8.94%) vSphere
7 33 (6.15%) XenApp
7 33 (6.15%) XenDesktop
8 21 (3.91%) XenServer
9 18 (3.35%) Microsoft App-V
10 14 (2.61%) VMware ESXi
10 14 (2.61%) Terminal Services
11 12 (2.23%) VMware Workstation
12 8 (1.49%) Firmware
13 4 (0.74%) Nmap
14 3 (0.56%) VMware Server
14 3 (0.56%) Samba
15 2 (0.37%) pfSense
16 1 (0.19%) NFS
Systems Management
1 115 (21.42%) SCCM
2 92 (17.13%) NetBackup
3 83 (15.46%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 76 (14.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 65 (12.10%) SCOM
6 57 (10.61%) HP Quality Center
7 24 (4.47%) Netcool
8 19 (3.54%) EdgeSight
9 13 (2.42%) McAfee ePO
9 13 (2.42%) WSUS
9 13 (2.42%) EMC NetWorker
10 11 (2.05%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 11 (2.05%) Unicenter
11 6 (1.12%) XenMobile
12 4 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
13 3 (0.56%) HP SIM
13 3 (0.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 2 (0.37%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 2 (0.37%) Legato
14 2 (0.37%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 288 (53.63%) Microsoft
2 250 (46.55%) VMware
3 164 (30.54%) Citrix
4 107 (19.93%) Fujitsu
5 81 (15.08%) Veritas
6 79 (14.71%) Oracle
7 77 (14.34%) HP
8 76 (14.15%) Meridio
9 72 (13.41%) Cisco
10 50 (9.31%) McAfee
11 36 (6.70%) Sophos
12 35 (6.52%) EMC
13 25 (4.66%) Juniper
14 20 (3.72%) Red Hat
15 17 (3.17%) CheckPoint
16 16 (2.98%) Dell
16 16 (2.98%) F5
17 15 (2.79%) Sourcefire
17 15 (2.79%) AppSense
18 14 (2.61%) IBM
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Strong benefits package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Slough
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + bonus and benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £35k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol/Bracknell/Cheltenham/Swansea
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £65k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + car + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £34900 per annum + £1,200 DV Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell
People Source
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance and 10% Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Thatcham
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £21,000 - £26,000
Posted: 8 days ago
Bracknell
DP Connect
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, Health Insurance, Bonus,
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £27000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 21 days ago