The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 82 60 64
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 41 60 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.26% 3.74% 3.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.61% 12.17% 12.64%
Number of salaries quoted 36 52 43
Average salary £36,250 £34,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £42,450 £40,400
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +1.44%
Operating Systems Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
476 493 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 26.28% 30.74% 28.27%
Number of salaries quoted 387 462 393
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2003
South West

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in Bristol

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Bristol

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 62 (100.00%) Windows
2 55 (88.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 54 (87.10%) VMware
4 47 (75.81%) VMware Infrastructure
5 36 (58.06%) MS Exchange
5 36 (58.06%) Microsoft
5 36 (58.06%) Active Directory
6 31 (50.00%) vSphere
7 24 (38.71%) Exchange Server 2010
8 23 (37.10%) Firewall
8 23 (37.10%) SAN
8 23 (37.10%) DNS
9 22 (35.48%) DHCP
9 22 (35.48%) SQL Server
9 22 (35.48%) Degree
10 21 (33.87%) Cisco
11 20 (32.26%) Microsoft Certification
11 20 (32.26%) Windows XP
12 19 (30.65%) Linux
12 19 (30.65%) Backup Exec
12 19 (30.65%) Windows Vista
12 19 (30.65%) Windows 8
13 18 (29.03%) VMware ESX
13 18 (29.03%) MCSE
13 18 (29.03%) TCP/IP
14 15 (24.19%) Exchange Server 2003
15 14 (22.58%) Security Cleared
15 14 (22.58%) Lync
15 14 (22.58%) SharePoint
15 14 (22.58%) SQL

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 36 (58.06%) MS Exchange
2 24 (38.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (24.19%) Exchange Server 2003
4 14 (22.58%) Lync
4 14 (22.58%) SharePoint
5 10 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2000
6 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (4.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
8 2 (3.23%) IIS
9 1 (1.61%) Apache
9 1 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.61%) nginx
9 1 (1.61%) MediaWiki
9 1 (1.61%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (37.10%) Firewall
1 23 (37.10%) SAN
1 23 (37.10%) DNS
2 22 (35.48%) DHCP
3 18 (29.03%) TCP/IP
4 9 (14.52%) LAN
5 7 (11.29%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (11.29%) iSCSI
5 7 (11.29%) NAS
6 5 (8.06%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (6.45%) VPN
7 4 (6.45%) WAN
8 3 (4.84%) Ethernet
8 3 (4.84%) Intranet
9 2 (3.23%) LTE
9 2 (3.23%) Wireless
9 2 (3.23%) FTP
9 2 (3.23%) SMTP
9 2 (3.23%) GPRS
9 2 (3.23%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (35.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.61%) MySQL
5 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Subversion
1 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.61%) JIRA
1 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.61%) Hudson
General
1 7 (11.29%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Multimedia
2 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.61%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 27 (43.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (17.74%) Support Engineer
3 10 (16.13%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 8 (12.90%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (12.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Architect
5 7 (11.29%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (8.06%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (4.84%) Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) IT Manager
8 3 (4.84%) IT Support
8 3 (4.84%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Infrastructure Team Leader
9 2 (3.23%) Team Leader
9 2 (3.23%) SQL DBA
9 2 (3.23%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) .NET
1 2 (3.23%) Web Services
2 1 (1.61%) SAP Basis
2 1 (1.61%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) Blackberry
2 5 (8.06%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.84%) Replication
3 3 (4.84%) EqualLogic
4 2 (3.23%) Clustering
5 1 (1.61%) iPhone
5 1 (1.61%) FMCG
5 1 (1.61%) Wiki
5 1 (1.61%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 62 (100.00%) Windows
2 55 (88.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (32.26%) Windows XP
4 19 (30.65%) Linux
4 19 (30.65%) Windows Vista
4 19 (30.65%) Windows 8
5 13 (20.97%) UNIX
6 11 (17.74%) Windows 2000
6 11 (17.74%) AIX
7 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (11.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (11.29%) Windows 7
8 5 (8.06%) Mac OS X
9 4 (6.45%) CentOS
10 3 (4.84%) Solaris
10 3 (4.84%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (4.84%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.61%) Debian
11 1 (1.61%) Android
11 1 (1.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.97%) Identity Management
2 8 (12.90%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (11.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (8.06%) ITIL
5 4 (6.45%) DoDAF
5 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (6.45%) Zachman Framework
5 4 (6.45%) TOGAF
5 4 (6.45%) Configuration Management
5 4 (6.45%) Project Management
5 4 (6.45%) Security Management
6 3 (4.84%) Asset Management
6 3 (4.84%) Business Continuity
6 3 (4.84%) Service Management
6 3 (4.84%) Data Protection
6 3 (4.84%) Problem Management
6 3 (4.84%) Project Planning
6 3 (4.84%) Cyber Security
6 3 (4.84%) Capacity Management
6 3 (4.84%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.58%) SQL
2 3 (4.84%) Java
2 3 (4.84%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.23%) VBScript
3 2 (3.23%) VB
4 1 (1.61%) Perl
4 1 (1.61%) PHP
4 1 (1.61%) Ruby
4 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 22 (35.48%) Degree
2 20 (32.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (29.03%) MCSE
4 14 (22.58%) Security Cleared
5 13 (20.97%) MCSA
6 8 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (12.90%) CCNA
6 8 (12.90%) SC Cleared
7 6 (9.68%) MCP
8 5 (8.06%) MCITP
8 5 (8.06%) MCTS
9 4 (6.45%) CCNP
10 3 (4.84%) DV Cleared
10 3 (4.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (3.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (3.23%) MCDBA
11 2 (3.23%) HNC
11 2 (3.23%) HND
12 1 (1.61%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 47 (75.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (58.06%) Active Directory
3 31 (50.00%) vSphere
4 18 (29.03%) VMware ESX
5 5 (8.06%) Terminal Services
5 5 (8.06%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (4.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (4.84%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.61%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.61%) Samba
8 1 (1.61%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (1.61%) XenServer
8 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.61%) Postfix
8 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 19 (30.65%) Backup Exec
2 8 (12.90%) NetBackup
3 7 (11.29%) McAfee ePO
3 7 (11.29%) ARCserve
3 7 (11.29%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (8.06%) WSUS
5 3 (4.84%) SCCM
5 3 (4.84%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (3.23%) MOM
7 1 (1.61%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.61%) SCOM
7 1 (1.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 54 (87.10%) VMware
2 36 (58.06%) Microsoft
3 21 (33.87%) Cisco
4 10 (16.13%) Juniper
5 9 (14.52%) Red Hat
6 8 (12.90%) IBM
6 8 (12.90%) EMC
6 8 (12.90%) WatchGuard
7 7 (11.29%) 3PAR
7 7 (11.29%) Veeam
7 7 (11.29%) Symantec
7 7 (11.29%) McAfee
8 6 (9.68%) Oracle
8 6 (9.68%) Citrix
9 4 (6.45%) Dell
10 3 (4.84%) HP
11 2 (3.23%) Opsware
11 2 (3.23%) NetApp
12 1 (1.61%) BMC
12 1 (1.61%) SAP
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, benefits
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