The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 28 29 23
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 6 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 4.58% 1.89% 7.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.04% 5.66% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 15
Average salary £41,000 £62,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.40% +86.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £62,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,027 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-5.63% +1.44%
Windows Server 2003
Essex

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

Operating Systems Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
46 53 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 35.11% 33.33% 29.91%
Number of salaries quoted 41 45 53
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in Colchester

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (66.67%) Capacity Management
2 8 (66.67%) Citrix
2 8 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 6 (50.00%) XenApp
4 4 (33.33%) VMware
5 3 (25.00%) Firewall
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (25.00%) Linux
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
6 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
6 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (16.67%) Performance Management
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Vista
6 2 (16.67%) MCP
6 2 (16.67%) MS Office
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco
6 2 (16.67%) MCSE
6 2 (16.67%) MCSA
6 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (16.67%) SAN
6 2 (16.67%) Pegasus
6 2 (16.67%) Red Hat

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) SAN
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Citrix Support Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Citrix Support
3 4 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Desktop Support
4 2 (16.67%) IT Support
4 2 (16.67%) Linux Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Linux Support
5 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Vista
4 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Capacity Management
1 8 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 2 (16.67%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) MCP
1 2 (16.67%) MCSE
1 2 (16.67%) MCSA
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) XenApp
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
1 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) Pegasus
4 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (8.33%) Symantec