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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 27 24 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 11 5 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 4.95% 3.52% 10.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.22% 10.00% 30.56%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 21
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,850 £46,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
Operating Systems Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
90 50 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 40.54% 35.21% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 81 37 60
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,850 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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 18 April 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Colchester

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (64.29%) Capacity Management
3 8 (57.14%) Citrix
4 6 (42.86%) ITIL
4 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
4 6 (42.86%) XenApp
5 5 (35.71%) vSphere
5 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (35.71%) VMware
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (35.71%) SAN
5 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
5 5 (35.71%) Linux
5 5 (35.71%) MCSE
6 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
7 3 (21.43%) Change Management
7 3 (21.43%) Firewall
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (21.43%) LANDesk
7 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
7 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
7 3 (21.43%) Kaspersky
7 3 (21.43%) NAS
7 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (21.43%) Performance Management
7 3 (21.43%) Software Deployment

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) SAN
2 3 (21.43%) Firewall
2 3 (21.43%) NAS
2 3 (21.43%) DHCP
2 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
2 3 (21.43%) DNS
General
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Support Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Citrix Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Support Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Linux Support
4 3 (21.43%) Desktop Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Linux Support Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Support Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Server Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Citrix Support
6 1 (7.14%) Citrix Systems Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Systems Support
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Capacity Management
2 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 3 (21.43%) Change Management
4 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
4 3 (21.43%) Performance Management
4 3 (21.43%) Software Deployment
4 3 (21.43%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
1 3 (21.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (35.71%) MCSE
2 3 (21.43%) MCSA
2 3 (21.43%) MCP
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) CCNA
3 2 (14.29%) CCA
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (14.29%) CCEA
3 2 (14.29%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) XenApp
2 5 (35.71%) vSphere
2 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (14.29%) VMware Server
5 1 (7.14%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
1 2 (14.29%) SCOM
1 2 (14.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Citrix
2 5 (35.71%) VMware
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
3 3 (21.43%) LANDesk
3 3 (21.43%) Kaspersky
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco
3 3 (21.43%) NetApp
4 2 (14.29%) Symantec