The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 42 33 28
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 6 9 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.26% 3.67% 10.77%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.91% 14.52% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 16
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% +55.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,000 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +1.44%
Windows Server 2003
Cheshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
55 62 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 20.68% 25.31% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 30 41 39
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +55.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £35,100 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in Chester

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Chester region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Chester

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 9 (64.29%) VMware
5 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
5 8 (57.14%) MS Office
6 7 (50.00%) Finance
7 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
7 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (35.71%) IIS
8 5 (35.71%) ITIL
8 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
8 5 (35.71%) HP
8 5 (35.71%) Citrix
8 5 (35.71%) SAN
9 4 (28.57%) Firewall
9 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
9 4 (28.57%) VPN
9 4 (28.57%) DNS
9 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
10 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (21.43%) Asset Management
10 3 (21.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (21.43%) VMware Server
10 3 (21.43%) CCNA
10 3 (21.43%) Cisco
10 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 5 (35.71%) IIS
1 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (21.43%) Site Server
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) MS Office
2 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
3 2 (14.29%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) SAN
2 4 (28.57%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 4 (28.57%) VPN
2 4 (28.57%) DNS
3 3 (21.43%) LAN
3 3 (21.43%) WAN
3 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (14.29%) Internet
4 2 (14.29%) MPLS
4 2 (14.29%) DHCP
5 1 (7.14%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) IT Support
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (21.43%) IT Support Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Team Leader
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Wintel Support
3 2 (14.29%) Head of IT
3 2 (14.29%) Head of Operations
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Server Support
3 2 (14.29%) Head of Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Change and Release Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Server Operations Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Support Technician
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) CMDB
2 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
2 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
5 2 (14.29%) UNIX
5 2 (14.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Migration
2 3 (21.43%) Asset Management
3 2 (14.29%) Operations Management
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) Release Management
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VBScript
2 1 (7.14%) VB
2 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (21.43%) CCNA
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (14.29%) PMP
3 2 (14.29%) PMI Certification
4 1 (7.14%) MCITP
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware ESX
2 3 (21.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Server
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.14%) XenApp
4 1 (7.14%) vSphere
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 1 (7.14%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (7.14%) Legato
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) VMware
3 5 (35.71%) HP
3 5 (35.71%) Citrix
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco
5 2 (14.29%) IBM
5 2 (14.29%) Symantec
5 2 (14.29%) Dell
6 1 (7.14%) EMC
Chester, Cheshire
networx
Salary: Pension + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
networx
Salary: £55,000 per annum Salary £55,000 plus pension plus bonus
Posted: 6 days ago