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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 96 39 69
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +30
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 31 114 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.46% 5.33% 2.80%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.71% 18.78% 12.21%
Number of salaries quoted 25 103 46
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +1.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £21,200 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -
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
462 607 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.82% 28.38% 22.92%
Number of salaries quoted 411 550 342
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 20 August 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 88 (100.00%) Windows
2 75 (85.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 53 (60.23%) VMware
4 49 (55.68%) Active Directory
5 45 (51.14%) Cisco
6 43 (48.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 41 (46.59%) Microsoft
8 39 (44.32%) MS Exchange
9 30 (34.09%) WAN
10 27 (30.68%) TCP/IP
10 27 (30.68%) Windows 7
11 26 (29.55%) Citrix
11 26 (29.55%) Windows XP
12 24 (27.27%) vSphere
13 23 (26.14%) LAN
13 23 (26.14%) VPN
13 23 (26.14%) Firewall
14 22 (25.00%) NetApp
15 20 (22.73%) SQL
15 20 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
16 19 (21.59%) Microsoft Certification
17 18 (20.45%) SAN
17 18 (20.45%) HP
17 18 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2007
18 17 (19.32%) Exchange Server 2003
19 16 (18.18%) MS Excel
20 15 (17.05%) Hyper-V
21 14 (15.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
21 14 (15.91%) Internet
21 14 (15.91%) Blackberry

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 39 (44.32%) MS Exchange
2 20 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 17 (19.32%) Exchange Server 2003
5 13 (14.77%) IIS
6 11 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (7.95%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (4.55%) SharePoint
9 3 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 16 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 12 (13.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (34.09%) WAN
2 27 (30.68%) TCP/IP
3 23 (26.14%) VPN
3 23 (26.14%) LAN
3 23 (26.14%) Firewall
4 18 (20.45%) SAN
5 14 (15.91%) Internet
6 11 (12.50%) Wireless
7 10 (11.36%) DNS
8 9 (10.23%) ADSL
8 9 (10.23%) VLAN
8 9 (10.23%) Cisco IOS
8 9 (10.23%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (9.09%) Ethernet
10 7 (7.95%) MPLS
11 6 (6.82%) IPsec
11 6 (6.82%) IP Telephony
11 6 (6.82%) NetScaler
11 6 (6.82%) Multicast
12 5 (5.68%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.95%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.14%) DTS
2 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) RequisitePro
General
1 8 (9.09%) Finance
2 5 (5.68%) Law
3 2 (2.27%) Legal
3 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.14%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (30.68%) Analyst
2 20 (22.73%) Consultant
3 18 (20.45%) Support Analyst
4 12 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (11.36%) Support Engineer
5 10 (11.36%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (10.23%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (10.23%) Storage Consultant
7 8 (9.09%) VMware Consultant
7 8 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
8 7 (7.95%) Network Analyst
8 7 (7.95%) FlexPod Consultant
9 6 (6.82%) Administrator
9 6 (6.82%) Network Engineer
10 5 (5.68%) Sales Consultant
10 5 (5.68%) Pre Sales Consultant
11 4 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
11 4 (4.55%) Architect
12 3 (3.41%) 1st Line Support
12 3 (3.41%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.14%) HTML
1 1 (1.14%) .NET
1 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.91%) Blackberry
2 11 (12.50%) Replication
3 9 (10.23%) FlexPod
4 7 (7.95%) Management Information System
4 7 (7.95%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.41%) Clustering
6 1 (1.14%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.14%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 88 (100.00%) Windows
2 75 (85.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (30.68%) Windows 7
4 26 (29.55%) Windows XP
5 13 (14.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 11 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
7 10 (11.36%) Linux
8 8 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (3.41%) Windows Vista
9 3 (3.41%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.27%) UNIX
11 1 (1.14%) Android
11 1 (1.14%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.14%) Windows NT
11 1 (1.14%) AIX
11 1 (1.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (14.77%) Network Management
2 8 (9.09%) Service Delivery
2 8 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (6.82%) ITIL
4 5 (5.68%) Asset Management
5 4 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (3.41%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (3.41%) Data Protection
6 3 (3.41%) Migration
6 3 (3.41%) Software Distribution
7 2 (2.27%) SIEM
7 2 (2.27%) Project Management
7 2 (2.27%) Data Management
8 1 (1.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 1 (1.14%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (1.14%) Database Tuning
8 1 (1.14%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (1.14%) Information Security
8 1 (1.14%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 20 (22.73%) SQL
2 1 (1.14%) VB
2 1 (1.14%) Python
2 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.14%) C
2 1 (1.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (21.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (15.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (12.50%) MCP
4 10 (11.36%) MCSE
4 10 (11.36%) NCDA
4 10 (11.36%) VCAP
5 9 (10.23%) VTSP
5 9 (10.23%) NCIE
5 9 (10.23%) VCDX
5 9 (10.23%) MCITP
5 9 (10.23%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (9.09%) CCNA
7 7 (7.95%) CCIE
8 5 (5.68%) CCNP
8 5 (5.68%) CCIP
8 5 (5.68%) MCTS
9 4 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (3.41%) CCEE
11 2 (2.27%) CCAA
11 2 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.23%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (55.68%) Active Directory
2 43 (48.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (27.27%) vSphere
4 15 (17.05%) Hyper-V
5 10 (11.36%) XenApp
5 10 (11.36%) XenDesktop
6 9 (10.23%) Forefront TMG
6 9 (10.23%) Terminal Services
7 8 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 7 (7.95%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (6.82%) VMware ESX
10 3 (3.41%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (3.41%) XenServer
10 3 (3.41%) UAG
11 1 (1.14%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (1.14%) MetaFrame
11 1 (1.14%) Terminal Server
11 1 (1.14%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 11 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 11 (12.50%) SCCM
2 9 (10.23%) Backup Exec
3 7 (7.95%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (5.68%) SCOM
4 5 (5.68%) XenMobile
5 4 (4.55%) MOM
6 3 (3.41%) WSUS
6 3 (3.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (3.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (2.27%) Legato
8 1 (1.14%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (1.14%) CORE IMPACT
8 1 (1.14%) Nessus
Vendors
1 53 (60.23%) VMware
2 45 (51.14%) Cisco
3 41 (46.59%) Microsoft
4 26 (29.55%) Citrix
5 22 (25.00%) NetApp
6 18 (20.45%) HP
7 13 (14.77%) Symantec
8 9 (10.23%) Red Hat
9 8 (9.09%) Intel
10 7 (7.95%) SonicWALL
11 6 (6.82%) Kaspersky
11 6 (6.82%) CheckPoint
11 6 (6.82%) Dell
12 5 (5.68%) CommVault
13 3 (3.41%) Remedy
13 3 (3.41%) Websense
14 2 (2.27%) EMC
15 1 (1.14%) Apple
15 1 (1.14%) LANDesk
15 1 (1.14%) Sophos
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Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
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