The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 77 76 46
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -30
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 3 8 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.43% 0.95% 5.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.28% 3.46% 14.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 15
Average salary £21,000 £27,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.93% -31.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £21,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,800 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
Windows Server 2003
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
235 231 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 33.52% 27.34% 34.72%
Number of salaries quoted 183 215 196
Average salary £29,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.23% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £19,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in Dorset

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -5 2 £20,000 -27.27%
Poole - 1 £23,500 -
Windows Server 2003
South West

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Citrix
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (50.00%) MS Office
4 4 (50.00%) Internet
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (37.50%) MCDST
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
5 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
5 3 (37.50%) Service Management
5 3 (37.50%) Change Management
5 3 (37.50%) VMware
5 3 (37.50%) Web Services
5 3 (37.50%) MCP
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (37.50%) SAN
6 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (25.00%) DNS
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (25.00%) NAS
6 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (12.50%) IIS
4 1 (12.50%) CMS
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Internet
2 3 (37.50%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) NAS
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) Intranet
4 1 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Support
2 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
2 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Service Management
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Content Management
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) MCP
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (37.50%) MCDST
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Citrix
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Toshiba