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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 92 68 53
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 28 50 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.73% 2.91% 4.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.33% 11.96% 13.87%
Number of salaries quoted 20 38 61
Average salary £29,250 £29,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.84% -10.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -7.14%
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
382 418 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.55% 24.34% 30.82%
Number of salaries quoted 300 309 446
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 +4 12 £35,000 +48.93% 2
Crewe -2 9 £20,000 -
Chester +9 5 £26,041 -3.55% 2
Nantwich - 1 £40,000 -
Windows Server 2003
North West

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 56 (82.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 52 (76.47%) Active Directory
4 37 (54.41%) Microsoft
5 31 (45.59%) VMware
6 29 (42.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (39.71%) DNS
7 27 (39.71%) MS Exchange
8 24 (35.29%) ITIL
9 23 (33.82%) MS Excel
10 21 (30.88%) Microsoft Certification
10 21 (30.88%) Migration
11 20 (29.41%) Clustering
12 19 (27.94%) DHCP
12 19 (27.94%) TCP/IP
13 18 (26.47%) Citrix
13 18 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2013
14 17 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 17 (25.00%) PowerShell
15 16 (23.53%) Firewall
15 16 (23.53%) Finance
15 16 (23.53%) Windows XP
15 16 (23.53%) IIS
15 16 (23.53%) SQL
16 15 (22.06%) Disaster Recovery
16 15 (22.06%) Degree
17 14 (20.59%) VPN
17 14 (20.59%) Cisco
18 12 (17.65%) SAN
18 12 (17.65%) MCITP

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 27 (39.71%) MS Exchange
2 18 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2013
3 16 (23.53%) IIS
4 11 (16.18%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (13.24%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (10.29%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (5.88%) Lync
8 3 (4.41%) Oracle 9iAS
8 3 (4.41%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (33.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.41%) ProjectWise
2 3 (4.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Primavera
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Office 365
1 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (39.71%) DNS
2 19 (27.94%) DHCP
2 19 (27.94%) TCP/IP
3 16 (23.53%) Firewall
4 14 (20.59%) VPN
5 12 (17.65%) SAN
6 11 (16.18%) Wireless
7 9 (13.24%) SMTP
8 8 (11.76%) NAS
9 7 (10.29%) VLAN
10 6 (8.82%) WAN
10 6 (8.82%) LAN
11 5 (7.35%) Network Security
11 5 (7.35%) VoIP
11 5 (7.35%) DMZ
12 2 (2.94%) SSL
13 1 (1.47%) Intranet
13 1 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 8 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (7.35%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.41%) MySQL
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
General
1 16 (23.53%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Financial Institution
2 6 (8.82%) Retail
3 3 (4.41%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (16.18%) Support Engineer
3 9 (13.24%) Team Leader
3 9 (13.24%) Analyst
4 8 (11.76%) DBA
4 8 (11.76%) Administrator
4 8 (11.76%) Support Team Leader
5 7 (10.29%) IT Support
5 7 (10.29%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (8.82%) Service Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (8.82%) Security Engineer
6 6 (8.82%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) Infrastructure Manager
6 6 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (8.82%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Desktop Team Leader
7 3 (4.41%) Desktop Support
7 3 (4.41%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Desktop Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.76%) .NET
2 3 (4.41%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 20 (29.41%) Clustering
2 5 (7.35%) Open Source
3 3 (4.41%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.41%) Replication
3 3 (4.41%) Life Science
4 1 (1.47%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.47%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 68 (100.00%) Windows
2 56 (82.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (42.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (23.53%) Windows XP
5 11 (16.18%) Windows 7
6 10 (14.71%) Windows 2000 Server
7 8 (11.76%) Linux
8 6 (8.82%) CentOS
8 6 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.94%) UNIX
9 2 (2.94%) Solaris
9 2 (2.94%) Android
9 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.29%) ITIL
2 21 (30.88%) Migration
3 15 (22.06%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (17.65%) Time Management
5 10 (14.71%) Problem Management
6 9 (13.24%) ITIL V3
7 8 (11.76%) Service Delivery
7 8 (11.76%) Business Continuity
7 8 (11.76%) Load Balancing
8 6 (8.82%) Risk Management
8 6 (8.82%) Project Planning
8 6 (8.82%) Customer Engagement
9 5 (7.35%) Infrastructure Management
9 5 (7.35%) Security Management
10 3 (4.41%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (4.41%) Line Management
10 3 (4.41%) Database Mirroring
10 3 (4.41%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (4.41%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (4.41%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 17 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 16 (23.53%) SQL
3 8 (11.76%) Perl
3 8 (11.76%) VB.NET
4 3 (4.41%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.41%) T-SQL
4 3 (4.41%) VBScript
4 3 (4.41%) VB
4 3 (4.41%) Prolog
Qualifications
1 21 (30.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (22.06%) Degree
3 12 (17.65%) MCITP
4 7 (10.29%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (8.82%) MCSA
6 5 (7.35%) CCNP
7 4 (5.88%) MCSE
8 3 (4.41%) HND
8 3 (4.41%) CCNA
8 3 (4.41%) OCP
8 3 (4.41%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (4.41%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.24%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (76.47%) Active Directory
2 17 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (14.71%) Terminal Server
4 8 (11.76%) VMware ESX
5 6 (8.82%) VMware Server
6 5 (7.35%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.47%) vSphere
7 1 (1.47%) XenApp
7 1 (1.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 10 (14.71%) Backup Exec
2 8 (11.76%) Norton AntiVirus
2 8 (11.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (4.41%) SCCM
4 1 (1.47%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.47%) SCOM
4 1 (1.47%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 37 (54.41%) Microsoft
2 31 (45.59%) VMware
3 18 (26.47%) Citrix
4 14 (20.59%) Cisco
5 11 (16.18%) Symantec
6 8 (11.76%) IronPort
7 6 (8.82%) HP
8 5 (7.35%) Oracle
8 5 (7.35%) Business Objects
8 5 (7.35%) Dell
8 5 (7.35%) Avaya
8 5 (7.35%) Juniper
9 4 (5.88%) EMC
10 3 (4.41%) CommVault
11 2 (2.94%) Mitel
11 2 (2.94%) WatchGuard
12 1 (1.47%) Aerohive Networks
12 1 (1.47%) McAfee
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