The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 84 73 72
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 20 46 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.50% 2.53% 3.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.23% 9.68% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 16 40 44
Average salary £36,250 £43,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.14% +45.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £30,000 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £67,500 £44,700
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Windows Server 2003
North West

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

Operating Systems Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
321 475 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.14% 26.11% 26.58%
Number of salaries quoted 275 415 347
Average salary £32,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in Cheshire

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Warrington -1 3 £37,500 +20.96%
Macclesfield +24 2 £55,000 -
Runcorn +7 2 £28,750 -7.25%
Knutsford -2 2 £23,000 -65.92%
Chester -10 2 £32,500 -35.00%
Ellesmere Port - 2 £32,500 -
Windows Server 2003
North West

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (77.42%) Microsoft
2 24 (77.42%) Active Directory
2 24 (77.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (74.19%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (74.19%) VMware
4 20 (64.52%) Windows Server
5 18 (58.06%) TCP/IP
6 17 (54.84%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (48.39%) MS Exchange
8 14 (45.16%) MS Office
8 14 (45.16%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (41.94%) Cisco
9 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
9 13 (41.94%) DNS
10 12 (38.71%) Firewall
10 12 (38.71%) Exchange Server 2010
11 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2013
11 10 (32.26%) Windows 7
11 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2007
12 9 (29.03%) Fat Client
12 9 (29.03%) WAN
12 9 (29.03%) DHCP
12 9 (29.03%) Windows XP
12 9 (29.03%) LAN
12 9 (29.03%) Apple
12 9 (29.03%) Thin Client
13 8 (25.81%) Cisco Certification
13 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
13 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2003

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 15 (48.39%) MS Exchange
2 12 (38.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (9.68%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 14 (45.16%) MS Office
2 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) SaaS
2 1 (3.23%) Mimecast
2 1 (3.23%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (58.06%) TCP/IP
2 13 (41.94%) DNS
3 12 (38.71%) Firewall
4 9 (29.03%) DHCP
4 9 (29.03%) LAN
4 9 (29.03%) WAN
5 7 (22.58%) SAN
5 7 (22.58%) VPN
5 7 (22.58%) Wireless
6 4 (12.90%) Broadband
7 3 (9.68%) VoIP
8 2 (6.45%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (6.45%) Internet
8 2 (6.45%) iSCSI
8 2 (6.45%) SMTP
9 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
9 1 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (3.23%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
General
1 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
2 5 (16.13%) Manufacturing
3 4 (12.90%) Finance
4 2 (6.45%) Law
5 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Support Manager
3 6 (19.35%) IT Support
3 6 (19.35%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Support Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (9.68%) Information Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Information Systems Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) IT Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Support
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Architect
6 2 (6.45%) IT Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Fat Client
1 9 (29.03%) Thin Client
2 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.68%) Life Science
4 2 (6.45%) Blackberry
4 2 (6.45%) Replication
5 1 (3.23%) Clustering
5 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
5 1 (3.23%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (77.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (74.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (64.52%) Windows Server
5 10 (32.26%) Windows 7
6 9 (29.03%) Windows XP
7 7 (22.58%) Windows 8
7 7 (22.58%) Windows Vista
8 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
8 1 (3.23%) Linux
8 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Incident Management
2 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (19.35%) ITIL
3 4 (12.90%) Change Management
3 4 (12.90%) Problem Management
3 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
3 4 (12.90%) Supplier Management
4 3 (9.68%) Data Security
4 3 (9.68%) Line Management
4 3 (9.68%) Project Management
5 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (6.45%) ERP
5 2 (6.45%) Resource Management
5 2 (6.45%) Scrum
5 2 (6.45%) Service Management
6 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.23%) CRM
6 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.23%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) C#
2 1 (3.23%) Java
2 1 (3.23%) Perl
2 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (25.81%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (22.58%) CCNA
3 7 (22.58%) MCP
3 7 (22.58%) MCSE
4 1 (3.23%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (77.42%) Active Directory
2 17 (54.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
4 6 (19.35%) Terminal Services
5 4 (12.90%) vSphere
6 3 (9.68%) XenApp
7 2 (6.45%) XenDesktop
8 1 (3.23%) Postfix
8 1 (3.23%) Sendmail
8 1 (3.23%) Terminal Server
8 1 (3.23%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) SCCM
1 3 (9.68%) SCOM
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (6.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.23%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 24 (77.42%) Microsoft
2 23 (74.19%) VMware
3 13 (41.94%) Cisco
4 9 (29.03%) Apple
5 7 (22.58%) Citrix
6 5 (16.13%) McAfee
7 4 (12.90%) NetApp
7 4 (12.90%) Symantec
8 3 (9.68%) CommVault
8 3 (9.68%) Lotus
9 2 (6.45%) Dell
9 2 (6.45%) GFI Software
9 2 (6.45%) HP
9 2 (6.45%) JD Edwards
9 2 (6.45%) SonicWALL
9 2 (6.45%) Sophos
10 1 (3.23%) Draytek
10 1 (3.23%) MobileIron
10 1 (3.23%) NETGEAR
10 1 (3.23%) Trustwave
Sandbach, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday