The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Colchester region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 31 25 31
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 8 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 4.15% 4.52% 4.93%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.70% 10.53% 20.75%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 11
Average salary £46,500 £62,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.60% +108.33%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +2.94%
Operating Systems Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
92 76 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 47.67% 42.94% 23.77%
Number of salaries quoted 83 62 47
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £32,500 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows Server 2003
Essex

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
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Colchester

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (68.42%) Citrix
3 12 (63.16%) Configuration Management
3 12 (63.16%) Capacity Management
4 11 (57.89%) XenApp
5 6 (31.58%) Red Hat
5 6 (31.58%) Linux
5 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
7 4 (21.05%) MCSE
7 4 (21.05%) ITIL
7 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
7 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
7 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (21.05%) VMware
7 4 (21.05%) Service Management
7 4 (21.05%) Performance Management
7 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (15.79%) VBScript
9 2 (10.53%) MS Office
9 2 (10.53%) MCP
9 2 (10.53%) MCSA
9 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
9 2 (10.53%) Cisco
9 2 (10.53%) SAN
9 2 (10.53%) Pegasus
9 2 (10.53%) CCA

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) SAN
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Law
1 2 (10.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Analyst
2 10 (52.63%) Citrix Engineer
3 8 (42.11%) Desktop Analyst
3 8 (42.11%) Support Analyst
4 6 (31.58%) Support Engineer
5 5 (26.32%) Citrix Support
6 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (21.05%) Desktop Support
6 4 (21.05%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (21.05%) Linux Support
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Support Analyst
6 4 (21.05%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 4 (21.05%) Linux Support Engineer
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Support Engineer
6 4 (21.05%) Citrix Support Analyst
7 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (10.53%) Server Engineer
7 2 (10.53%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (31.58%) Linux
2 6 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Vista
3 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Configuration Management
1 12 (63.16%) Capacity Management
2 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL
3 4 (21.05%) Service Management
3 4 (21.05%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
1 3 (15.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) MCSE
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.53%) MCP
2 2 (10.53%) MCSA
2 2 (10.53%) CCA
2 2 (10.53%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (10.53%) CCEA
2 2 (10.53%) MCITP
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) XenApp
2 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (10.53%) VMware Server
4 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
4 2 (10.53%) vSphere
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (5.26%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) NetBackup
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
1 2 (10.53%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Citrix
2 6 (31.58%) Red Hat
3 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 4 (21.05%) VMware
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco
4 2 (10.53%) Pegasus
4 2 (10.53%) Symantec