The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 81 44 66
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +22
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 51 97 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.20% 4.57% 2.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.81% 15.75% 11.67%
Number of salaries quoted 41 91 44
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +1.44%
Windows Server 2003
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
579 616 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 25.01% 29.02% 24.97%
Number of salaries quoted 506 571 361
Average salary £38,750 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in Birmingham

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 97 (100.00%) Windows
2 82 (84.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 52 (53.61%) VMware
4 47 (48.45%) Active Directory
5 41 (42.27%) Cisco
6 40 (41.24%) VMware Infrastructure
7 38 (39.18%) Microsoft
8 37 (38.14%) MS Exchange
9 31 (31.96%) Windows XP
10 30 (30.93%) Citrix
11 28 (28.87%) TCP/IP
12 26 (26.80%) vSphere
13 25 (25.77%) WAN
14 24 (24.74%) NetApp
14 24 (24.74%) Firewall
15 21 (21.65%) SQL
15 21 (21.65%) Windows 7
16 19 (19.59%) LAN
16 19 (19.59%) SAN
17 18 (18.56%) VPN
17 18 (18.56%) Finance
17 18 (18.56%) Windows Server 2012
18 16 (16.49%) DNS
19 15 (15.46%) XenApp
20 14 (14.43%) Exchange Server 2010
20 14 (14.43%) IIS
20 14 (14.43%) Microsoft Certification
20 14 (14.43%) HP
21 13 (13.40%) SLA
21 13 (13.40%) Linux

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 37 (38.14%) MS Exchange
2 14 (14.43%) IIS
2 14 (14.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (13.40%) Exchange Server 2003
4 12 (12.37%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (7.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.03%) Lync
7 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (11.34%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.28%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (28.87%) TCP/IP
2 25 (25.77%) WAN
3 24 (24.74%) Firewall
4 19 (19.59%) SAN
4 19 (19.59%) LAN
5 18 (18.56%) VPN
6 16 (16.49%) DNS
7 11 (11.34%) Internet
8 10 (10.31%) Wireless
9 9 (9.28%) VoIP
10 8 (8.25%) ADSL
10 8 (8.25%) Cisco IOS
10 8 (8.25%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (7.22%) Multicast
11 7 (7.22%) NetScaler
11 7 (7.22%) IP Telephony
12 6 (6.19%) IPsec
13 5 (5.15%) VLAN
13 5 (5.15%) DHCP
14 4 (4.12%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.37%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.03%) RequisitePro
General
1 18 (18.56%) Finance
2 5 (5.15%) Financial Institution
3 4 (4.12%) Law
4 3 (3.09%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.06%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (31.96%) Analyst
2 22 (22.68%) Support Analyst
3 17 (17.53%) Consultant
4 12 (12.37%) Network Engineer
4 12 (12.37%) 3rd Line Support
5 10 (10.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (8.25%) Support Engineer
6 8 (8.25%) Applications Support
6 8 (8.25%) Storage Consultant
7 6 (6.19%) VMware Consultant
7 6 (6.19%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (5.15%) Administrator
8 5 (5.15%) Technical Consultant
8 5 (5.15%) Sales Consultant
8 5 (5.15%) Architect
8 5 (5.15%) FlexPod Consultant
8 5 (5.15%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 4 (4.12%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 4 (4.12%) Service Analyst
9 4 (4.12%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.03%) HTML
1 1 (1.03%) .NET
1 1 (1.03%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.31%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.28%) Blackberry
2 9 (9.28%) Replication
3 8 (8.25%) Computer Science
3 8 (8.25%) FlexPod
4 6 (6.19%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.15%) Client/Server
6 4 (4.12%) Thin Client
6 4 (4.12%) Fat Client
7 2 (2.06%) Life Science
7 2 (2.06%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 97 (100.00%) Windows
2 82 (84.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (31.96%) Windows XP
4 21 (21.65%) Windows 7
5 18 (18.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (13.40%) Linux
7 12 (12.37%) Windows 8
8 10 (10.31%) Windows 2000 Server
9 8 (8.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (3.09%) Windows Vista
10 3 (3.09%) Apple iOS
11 2 (2.06%) Windows 2000
11 2 (2.06%) UNIX
11 2 (2.06%) Solaris
12 1 (1.03%) AIX
12 1 (1.03%) Windows NT
12 1 (1.03%) SUSE
12 1 (1.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (12.37%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (11.34%) Network Management
3 9 (9.28%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (7.22%) ITIL
4 7 (7.22%) Service Delivery
5 4 (4.12%) CRM
5 4 (4.12%) Mentoring
6 3 (3.09%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (3.09%) Software Distribution
6 3 (3.09%) Project Management
6 3 (3.09%) Data Management
7 2 (2.06%) High Availability
7 2 (2.06%) SIEM
7 2 (2.06%) Asset Management
8 1 (1.03%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (1.03%) Test Strategy
8 1 (1.03%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.03%) Data Virtualisation
8 1 (1.03%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 1 (1.03%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (21.65%) SQL
2 1 (1.03%) VB
2 1 (1.03%) Python
2 1 (1.03%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.03%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.03%) C
2 1 (1.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (14.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (12.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (10.31%) MCP
4 9 (9.28%) CCNA
4 9 (9.28%) Degree
4 9 (9.28%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (8.25%) NCDA
5 8 (8.25%) NCIE
5 8 (8.25%) VCAP
5 8 (8.25%) VTSP
5 8 (8.25%) VCDX
6 7 (7.22%) Citrix Certification
6 7 (7.22%) MCSE
6 7 (7.22%) CCIE
6 7 (7.22%) CCNP
6 7 (7.22%) CCIP
7 6 (6.19%) CCEE
8 5 (5.15%) CCA
9 4 (4.12%) CCEA
9 4 (4.12%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.40%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (48.45%) Active Directory
2 40 (41.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (26.80%) vSphere
4 15 (15.46%) XenApp
5 13 (13.40%) Hyper-V
5 13 (13.40%) XenDesktop
6 11 (11.34%) Terminal Services
7 8 (8.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 7 (7.22%) XenServer
9 6 (6.19%) VMware ESX
9 6 (6.19%) Forefront TMG
10 5 (5.15%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (1.03%) SRDF
11 1 (1.03%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (1.03%) Nmap
11 1 (1.03%) MetaFrame
11 1 (1.03%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 7 (7.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 7 (7.22%) SCCM
1 7 (7.22%) XenMobile
2 6 (6.19%) WSUS
2 6 (6.19%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.09%) SCOM
3 3 (3.09%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (3.09%) Legato
4 2 (2.06%) MOM
5 1 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.03%) CORE IMPACT
5 1 (1.03%) Nessus
Vendors
1 52 (53.61%) VMware
2 41 (42.27%) Cisco
3 38 (39.18%) Microsoft
4 30 (30.93%) Citrix
5 24 (24.74%) NetApp
6 14 (14.43%) HP
7 10 (10.31%) Red Hat
7 10 (10.31%) SonicWALL
8 9 (9.28%) CheckPoint
8 9 (9.28%) Symantec
9 7 (7.22%) Intel
9 7 (7.22%) CommVault
10 6 (6.19%) Dell
11 4 (4.12%) Kaspersky
12 3 (3.09%) Websense
13 2 (2.06%) Altiris
13 2 (2.06%) Remedy
14 1 (1.03%) Sophos
14 1 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
14 1 (1.03%) LANDesk
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