The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 106 102 99
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 4 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.27% 0.67% 0.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.80% 1.93% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 12
Average salary £30,350 £35,000 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.28% +28.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £23,900 £25,375
10% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £41,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Windows Server 2003
Cambridgeshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
500 517 695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 34.15% 34.58% 38.31%
Number of salaries quoted 418 430 589
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £25,548
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £52,500 £64,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in Cambridge

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (60.00%) DNS
3 6 (60.00%) Linux
4 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (50.00%) SAN
4 5 (50.00%) DHCP
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (40.00%) VMware
5 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (40.00%) LAN
5 4 (40.00%) WAN
5 4 (40.00%) UNIX
6 3 (30.00%) LDAP
6 3 (30.00%) Project Management
6 3 (30.00%) NAS
6 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (20.00%) iSCSI
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (20.00%) Veeam
7 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (20.00%) IIS
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (60.00%) DNS
2 5 (50.00%) SAN
2 5 (50.00%) DHCP
3 4 (40.00%) LAN
3 4 (40.00%) WAN
4 3 (30.00%) LDAP
4 3 (30.00%) NAS
5 2 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (20.00%) InfiniBand
5 2 (20.00%) iSCSI
5 2 (20.00%) Firewall
5 2 (20.00%) SMTP
5 2 (20.00%) FTP
5 2 (20.00%) SNMP
6 1 (10.00%) DMZ
6 1 (10.00%) Intranet
6 1 (10.00%) Internet
6 1 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) Support Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Support
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (60.00%) Linux
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (40.00%) UNIX
6 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (20.00%) CentOS
6 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
7 1 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Workflow
2 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Bioinformatics
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) DNA
2 2 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Perl
1 2 (20.00%) Python
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) VCP4
2 1 (10.00%) MCP
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Terminal Server
2 2 (20.00%) NFS
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Veeam
3 2 (20.00%) Isilon
3 2 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) EMC
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Websense
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) FalconStor