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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 94 59 42
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -17
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 144 221 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.62% 3.92% 5.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.24% 14.33% 16.43%
Number of salaries quoted 99 158 167
Average salary £46,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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
1406 1542 1680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.54% 27.32% 32.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1096 1228 1297
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,956 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -46 66 £40,000 +8.10% 9
Bracknell +2 25 £50,000 +25.00%
Maidenhead +9 15 £60,000 +76.47% 5
Slough -12 8 £45,750 +27.08% 4
Ascot - 3 £35,000 -
Newbury -3 2 £32,500 +3.17%
Thatcham -3 1 £23,500 -6.00%
Windsor - 1 £47,500 -
Windows Server 2003
South East

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 430 (100.00%) Windows
2 303 (70.47%) Active Directory
3 277 (64.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 241 (56.05%) Microsoft
5 203 (47.21%) VMware
6 197 (45.81%) Security Cleared
7 171 (39.77%) SQL
8 168 (39.07%) VMware Infrastructure
9 164 (38.14%) SC Cleared
10 150 (34.88%) DNS
11 115 (26.74%) DV Cleared
12 113 (26.28%) Windows Server 2012
13 112 (26.05%) PowerShell
14 110 (25.58%) SCCM
15 101 (23.49%) MS Exchange
16 100 (23.26%) Hyper-V
17 98 (22.79%) Citrix
18 95 (22.09%) TCP/IP
19 94 (21.86%) SharePoint
20 93 (21.63%) Windows XP
21 87 (20.23%) Linux
22 80 (18.60%) IIS
23 77 (17.91%) DHCP
23 77 (17.91%) Finance
24 76 (17.67%) Windows 7
25 73 (16.98%) Cisco
26 72 (16.74%) MS Excel
27 71 (16.51%) SQL Server
28 65 (15.12%) Microsoft Certification
29 64 (14.88%) Retail

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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
1 101 (23.49%) MS Exchange
2 94 (21.86%) SharePoint
3 80 (18.60%) IIS
4 50 (11.63%) Apache
5 36 (8.37%) SharePoint 2010
6 35 (8.14%) Exchange Server 2003
6 35 (8.14%) Exchange Server 2010
7 27 (6.28%) Exchange Server 2013
8 25 (5.81%) SharePoint Server
9 18 (4.19%) Lync
10 17 (3.95%) Exchange Server 5.5
11 15 (3.49%) Lotus Domino
12 11 (2.56%) MS Project Server
12 11 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
13 6 (1.40%) Live Communications Server
14 5 (1.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 5 (1.16%) ArcGIS
14 5 (1.16%) OpenStack
14 5 (1.16%) WebSphere
15 4 (0.93%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 72 (16.74%) MS Excel
2 43 (10.00%) MS Office
3 11 (2.56%) MS Project
4 7 (1.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.47%) assyst
2 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (1.16%) SaaS
2 5 (1.16%) Office 365
3 1 (0.23%) IaaS
3 1 (0.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 150 (34.88%) DNS
2 95 (22.09%) TCP/IP
3 77 (17.91%) DHCP
4 62 (14.42%) Firewall
5 54 (12.56%) WAN
6 50 (11.63%) LAN
7 45 (10.47%) SAN
8 25 (5.81%) Internet
9 20 (4.65%) iSCSI
10 17 (3.95%) Wireshark
11 13 (3.02%) SMTP
12 11 (2.56%) VPN
13 10 (2.33%) NetScaler
14 9 (2.09%) NAS
14 9 (2.09%) VoIP
15 6 (1.40%) PBX
15 6 (1.40%) Cisco ASA
16 5 (1.16%) Network Security
16 5 (1.16%) IPsec
16 5 (1.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (16.51%) SQL Server
2 40 (9.30%) EDRMS
3 37 (8.60%) IDOL
4 19 (4.42%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (2.33%) Oracle Database
7 9 (2.09%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (1.86%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (1.86%) MySQL
8 8 (1.86%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (1.63%) Relational Database
10 6 (1.40%) MS Access
11 4 (0.93%) NoSQL
11 4 (0.93%) Big Data
12 3 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.70%) OLAP
12 3 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.70%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 27 (6.28%) LoadRunner
2 18 (4.19%) TestDirector
3 8 (1.86%) QuickTest Pro
3 8 (1.86%) MSI
4 7 (1.63%) WinRunner
5 6 (1.40%) StarTeam
5 6 (1.40%) JIRA
6 5 (1.16%) Hudson
6 5 (1.16%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.70%) MSTest
7 3 (0.70%) Selenium
7 3 (0.70%) Git (software)
7 3 (0.70%) Bugzilla
7 3 (0.70%) Subversion
7 3 (0.70%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.47%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle APEX
General
1 77 (17.91%) Finance
2 64 (14.88%) Retail
3 61 (14.19%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.63%) Legal
4 7 (1.63%) Billing
5 5 (1.16%) Marketing
6 4 (0.93%) Automotive
7 3 (0.70%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.23%) Electronics
8 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.23%) Publishing
8 1 (0.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 148 (34.42%) Support Engineer
2 43 (10.00%) Technical Support
3 38 (8.84%) 2nd Line Support
4 35 (8.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 34 (7.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 32 (7.44%) Technical Support Engineer
6 32 (7.44%) Technical Engineer
7 31 (7.21%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 30 (6.98%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 28 (6.51%) Integration Engineer
10 20 (4.65%) Security Engineer
10 20 (4.65%) Analyst
11 19 (4.42%) Consultant
12 14 (3.26%) Technical Specialist
12 14 (3.26%) Server Engineer
13 12 (2.79%) Administrator
13 12 (2.79%) Wintel Engineer
14 11 (2.56%) Active Directory Specialist
14 11 (2.56%) Project Planner
15 10 (2.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.95%) .NET
2 14 (3.26%) Software Packaging
3 12 (2.79%) HTML
4 11 (2.56%) XML
5 10 (2.33%) ASP.NET
6 6 (1.40%) CSS
6 6 (1.40%) ODBC
6 6 (1.40%) WSH
6 6 (1.40%) LAMP
6 6 (1.40%) Regular Expression
7 4 (0.93%) jQuery
7 4 (0.93%) COM+
7 4 (0.93%) Application Packaging
7 4 (0.93%) Web Services
8 3 (0.70%) DHTML
8 3 (0.70%) ADO.NET
8 3 (0.70%) Classic ASP
8 3 (0.70%) Ajax
8 3 (0.70%) XSL
9 1 (0.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 32 (7.44%) Statistics
2 28 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (5.35%) Clustering
4 19 (4.42%) Management Information System
5 15 (3.49%) Thin Client
5 15 (3.49%) Fat Client
6 13 (3.02%) Replication
7 11 (2.56%) Blackberry
8 9 (2.09%) Open Source
9 7 (1.63%) N-Tier
9 7 (1.63%) PKI
10 6 (1.40%) Computer Science
10 6 (1.40%) Wiki
11 5 (1.16%) EqualLogic
11 5 (1.16%) iPhone
12 3 (0.70%) Kindle
12 3 (0.70%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.70%) Blog
12 3 (0.70%) RMADS
12 3 (0.70%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 430 (100.00%) Windows
2 277 (64.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 113 (26.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 93 (21.63%) Windows XP
5 87 (20.23%) Linux
6 76 (17.67%) Windows 7
7 40 (9.30%) Windows 2000
8 27 (6.28%) Windows 8
9 26 (6.05%) Windows 2000 Server
10 25 (5.81%) UNIX
11 18 (4.19%) Solaris
12 16 (3.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (1.40%) Android
14 5 (1.16%) CentOS
14 5 (1.16%) Debian
14 5 (1.16%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.93%) Windows Vista
15 4 (0.93%) Windows NT
15 4 (0.93%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (13.95%) ITIL
2 42 (9.77%) Software Distribution
3 40 (9.30%) Coaching
4 38 (8.84%) Incident Management
5 37 (8.60%) Mentoring
6 34 (7.91%) Disaster Recovery
7 31 (7.21%) Test Scripting
8 30 (6.98%) Release Management
9 28 (6.51%) Migration
10 27 (6.28%) Problem Management
10 27 (6.28%) Software Deployment
11 26 (6.05%) Time Management
12 25 (5.81%) Software Delivery
13 21 (4.88%) Project Management
14 20 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (4.42%) Test Management
16 18 (4.19%) Performance Monitoring
17 17 (3.95%) Root Cause Analysis
18 16 (3.72%) Performance Engineering
19 15 (3.49%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 171 (39.77%) SQL
2 112 (26.05%) PowerShell
3 45 (10.47%) VBScript
4 24 (5.58%) VB
4 24 (5.58%) C#
5 16 (3.72%) C
6 11 (2.56%) Java
7 10 (2.33%) JavaScript
8 9 (2.09%) PHP
9 6 (1.40%) Perl
9 6 (1.40%) C++
10 5 (1.16%) Ruby
11 3 (0.70%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.70%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.70%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.47%) Python
13 1 (0.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 197 (45.81%) Security Cleared
2 164 (38.14%) SC Cleared
3 115 (26.74%) DV Cleared
4 65 (15.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 57 (13.26%) MCSE
6 34 (7.91%) Cisco Certification
6 34 (7.91%) CCNA
7 33 (7.67%) MCITP
8 25 (5.81%) ISEB
9 23 (5.35%) MCSA
10 21 (4.88%) Degree
11 16 (3.72%) ISTQB
12 15 (3.49%) CCA
12 15 (3.49%) Citrix Certification
13 13 (3.02%) CCNP
14 8 (1.86%) CISSP
15 7 (1.63%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
15 7 (1.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 6 (1.40%) A+ Certification
16 6 (1.40%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (8.37%) SLA
2 21 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.63%) COBIT
4 6 (1.40%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.40%) GPG13
5 3 (0.70%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.70%) QA
6 2 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 303 (70.47%) Active Directory
2 168 (39.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 100 (23.26%) Hyper-V
4 53 (12.33%) ISA Server
5 41 (9.53%) vSphere
6 28 (6.51%) VMware ESX
7 24 (5.58%) XenApp
8 23 (5.35%) XenDesktop
8 23 (5.35%) Terminal Services
9 18 (4.19%) XenServer
10 16 (3.72%) Microsoft App-V
11 13 (3.02%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (1.63%) vCloud
12 7 (1.63%) Samba
12 7 (1.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 6 (1.40%) VMware Workstation
14 4 (0.93%) iptables
15 3 (0.70%) Postfix
16 2 (0.47%) pfSense
16 2 (0.47%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 110 (25.58%) SCCM
2 63 (14.65%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 60 (13.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 59 (13.72%) NetBackup
5 54 (12.56%) SCOM
6 32 (7.44%) HP Quality Center
7 15 (3.49%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 15 (3.49%) EdgeSight
8 12 (2.79%) WSUS
9 10 (2.33%) Netcool
10 8 (1.86%) EMC NetWorker
11 6 (1.40%) Unicenter
12 5 (1.16%) McAfee ePO
13 4 (0.93%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 3 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
14 3 (0.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 3 (0.70%) HP SIM
14 3 (0.70%) Puppet
14 3 (0.70%) ZABBIX
14 3 (0.70%) Salt
Vendors
1 241 (56.05%) Microsoft
2 203 (47.21%) VMware
3 98 (22.79%) Citrix
4 73 (16.98%) Cisco
5 60 (13.95%) Oracle
6 58 (13.49%) HP
6 58 (13.49%) Fujitsu
7 54 (12.56%) Veritas
8 48 (11.16%) Meridio
9 31 (7.21%) McAfee
10 29 (6.74%) Juniper
11 25 (5.81%) Sophos
11 25 (5.81%) CheckPoint
12 19 (4.42%) Red Hat
13 17 (3.95%) EMC
13 17 (3.95%) F5
14 13 (3.02%) Blue Coat
14 13 (3.02%) Sourcefire
14 13 (3.02%) Crossbeam
14 13 (3.02%) Apple
Slough
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £20000 - £25000.00 per annum + out of hours remuneration
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Centric Resource
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £20000.00 - £21000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Strong benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
LA International
Salary: £1 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum plus 17.5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + 20 days notice, Gym membership
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Blue Town Online
Salary: £27k - 30k per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Clearswift Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Full Corporate Benefits + training and careerdevelopment
Posted: 21 days ago