The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon 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 Croydon region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 35 35 25
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 12 5 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 4.71% 1.56% 6.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.65% 4.31% 27.17%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 23
Average salary £23,500 £41,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.37% +27.69%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
Operating Systems Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
68 116 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 26.67% 36.14% 25.56%
Number of salaries quoted 58 112 83
Average salary £28,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.37% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,125 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £66,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2003
London

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in Croydon

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Croydon

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (78.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (71.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (60.53%) Firewall
5 22 (57.89%) Citrix
6 21 (55.26%) SQL
7 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
8 17 (44.74%) MS Exchange
9 14 (36.84%) Network Architecture
9 14 (36.84%) Terminal Services
9 14 (36.84%) NetScreen
10 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
11 10 (26.32%) DNS
11 10 (26.32%) ITIL
12 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
12 9 (23.68%) Windows XP
12 9 (23.68%) Load Balancing
13 8 (21.05%) MS Office
13 8 (21.05%) HP
13 8 (21.05%) VMware
14 7 (18.42%) Internet
14 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
14 7 (18.42%) IIS
14 7 (18.42%) SSL
14 7 (18.42%) Windows 8
15 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
15 6 (15.79%) Risk Analysis
15 6 (15.79%) Dell
15 6 (15.79%) Mac OS X
15 6 (15.79%) Terminal Server

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 17 (44.74%) MS Exchange
2 7 (18.42%) IIS
3 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
2 8 (21.05%) MS Office
3 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Office 365
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (60.53%) Firewall
2 14 (36.84%) NetScreen
3 10 (26.32%) DNS
4 7 (18.42%) Internet
4 7 (18.42%) SSL
5 5 (13.16%) SAN
6 4 (10.53%) iSCSI
7 2 (5.26%) VPN
7 2 (5.26%) Wireless
7 2 (5.26%) VoIP
7 2 (5.26%) WAN
7 2 (5.26%) DHCP
7 2 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (5.26%) NetScaler
7 2 (5.26%) NAS
8 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.63%) ADSL
8 1 (2.63%) MPLS
8 1 (2.63%) OSPF
8 1 (2.63%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (15.79%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 17 (44.74%) Support Engineer
2 17 (44.74%) IT Support
2 17 (44.74%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 13 (34.21%) IT Support Engineer
4 11 (28.95%) Analyst
5 10 (26.32%) Support Analyst
6 6 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (13.16%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 3 (7.89%) Server Analyst
8 3 (7.89%) Server Support Analyst
8 3 (7.89%) Server Support
9 2 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
9 2 (5.26%) Service Analyst
9 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 2 (5.26%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Support Manager
9 2 (5.26%) IT Support Manager
10 1 (2.63%) Support Supervisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Statistics
2 1 (2.63%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (78.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (71.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (23.68%) Windows XP
5 7 (18.42%) Windows 8
6 6 (15.79%) Mac OS X
7 2 (5.26%) Linux
7 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.63%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Network Architecture
2 10 (26.32%) ITIL
3 9 (23.68%) Load Balancing
4 6 (15.79%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (5.26%) Project Management
5 2 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.63%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.63%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 21 (55.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
2 3 (7.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (7.89%) VCAP
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.63%) MCTS
4 1 (2.63%) MCITP
4 1 (2.63%) CCDE
4 1 (2.63%) MCSE
4 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.63%) CCNP
4 1 (2.63%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (36.84%) Terminal Services
2 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
3 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (15.79%) Terminal Server
4 4 (10.53%) Hyper-V
5 3 (7.89%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (7.89%) vSphere
6 2 (5.26%) vCloud
6 2 (5.26%) XenApp
6 2 (5.26%) XenServer
6 2 (5.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) SCCM
1 3 (7.89%) NetBackup
2 2 (5.26%) Nagios
2 2 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (57.89%) Citrix
2 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 8 (21.05%) HP
3 8 (21.05%) VMware
4 6 (15.79%) Dell
5 5 (13.16%) NetApp
6 3 (7.89%) EMC
6 3 (7.89%) Cisco
6 3 (7.89%) CheckPoint
6 3 (7.89%) Symantec
7 2 (5.26%) IBM
7 2 (5.26%) CommVault
8 1 (2.63%) Red Hat