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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 72 48 53
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 6 26 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.84% 3.90% 3.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.45% 10.28% 10.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 18
Average salary £25,750 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.42% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £27,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £42,500 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +1.44%
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
174 253 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 24.40% 37.93% 27.64%
Number of salaries quoted 159 202 111
Average salary £31,500 £35,250 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.63% +11.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £25,050 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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 1 October 2014. 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 -1 4 £27,500 -
Beaminster - 1 £19,000 -
Windows Server 2003
South West

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (60.00%) DNS
4 9 (60.00%) MS Exchange
4 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (46.67%) DHCP
5 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
5 7 (46.67%) VMware
6 5 (33.33%) Citrix
6 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (33.33%) MCSA
6 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
6 5 (33.33%) MS Office
6 5 (33.33%) MCP
7 4 (26.67%) A+ Certification
7 4 (26.67%) MCSE
7 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
8 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
8 3 (20.00%) MCITP
8 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (20.00%) Sophos
8 3 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
8 3 (20.00%) IP Telephony
8 3 (20.00%) Asset Management
8 3 (20.00%) HP
8 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 3 (20.00%) MS Excel

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 9 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.67%) Acrobat
3 1 (6.67%) MS Project
3 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SalesLogix
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) DNS
2 7 (46.67%) DHCP
2 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (20.00%) IP Telephony
4 2 (13.33%) VoIP
4 2 (13.33%) WAN
4 2 (13.33%) Firewall
5 1 (6.67%) VPN
5 1 (6.67%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (13.33%) Multimedia
1 2 (13.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
1 6 (40.00%) IT Support
2 4 (26.67%) Systems Support
3 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 3 (20.00%) Support Team Leader
4 2 (13.33%) Network Support
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (13.33%) Network Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Support Assistant
4 2 (13.33%) Network Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Support Technician
4 2 (13.33%) IT Support Assistant
4 2 (13.33%) IT Assistant
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
6 2 (13.33%) Mac OS X Server
6 2 (13.33%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
7 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
7 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (13.33%) Network Design
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (33.33%) MCSA
1 5 (33.33%) MCP
2 4 (26.67%) A+ Certification
2 4 (26.67%) MCSE
3 3 (20.00%) MCITP
3 3 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (13.33%) CCNA
4 2 (13.33%) MCTS
5 1 (6.67%) Degree
5 1 (6.67%) CCNP
System Software
1 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) Citrix
4 3 (20.00%) Sophos
4 3 (20.00%) HP
5 2 (13.33%) Nortel
5 2 (13.33%) Sage
6 1 (6.67%) Adobe
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco