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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 79 42 47
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 8 39 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.90% 5.17% 2.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.31% 15.29% 9.90%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 10
Average salary £27,250 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.87% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £32,500 £19,350
10% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £42,500 £30,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +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
242 255 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 27.19% 33.82% 20.82%
Number of salaries quoted 225 192 87
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,950 £27,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £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 22 August 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 -6 6 £27,500 -15.38%
Beaminster - 1 £19,000 -
Windows Server 2003
South West

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
3 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
3 13 (81.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (62.50%) DNS
5 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
5 9 (56.25%) MS Exchange
6 8 (50.00%) DHCP
6 8 (50.00%) MS Office
7 7 (43.75%) VMware
7 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
8 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
9 5 (31.25%) MCSA
9 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
9 5 (31.25%) MCP
9 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (31.25%) Citrix
10 4 (25.00%) Firewall
10 4 (25.00%) A+ Certification
10 4 (25.00%) WAN
10 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 4 (25.00%) MCSE
11 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
11 3 (18.75%) SQL
11 3 (18.75%) LAN
11 3 (18.75%) HP
11 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (18.75%) Sophos

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (56.25%) MS Exchange
2 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.25%) Commerce Server
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Office
2 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
3 1 (6.25%) MS Project
3 1 (6.25%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) SalesLogix
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) DNS
2 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
3 8 (50.00%) DHCP
4 4 (25.00%) Firewall
4 4 (25.00%) WAN
5 3 (18.75%) LAN
5 3 (18.75%) IP Telephony
6 2 (12.50%) VLAN
6 2 (12.50%) VoIP
7 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) IT Support
3 4 (25.00%) Systems Support
3 4 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Service Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Team Leader
4 3 (18.75%) Support Team Leader
5 2 (12.50%) Network Support
5 2 (12.50%) Systems Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Network Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Support Technician
5 2 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Network Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) EPoS
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
1 3 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (12.50%) Network Design
2 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 2 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
1 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) C
2 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) MCSA
1 5 (31.25%) MCP
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (25.00%) A+ Certification
2 4 (25.00%) MCSE
3 3 (18.75%) Network+ Certification
3 3 (18.75%) MCITP
4 2 (12.50%) MCTS
4 2 (12.50%) Degree
4 2 (12.50%) CCNA
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (6.25%) CCNP
5 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) Terminal Server
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) VMware
3 5 (31.25%) Citrix
4 3 (18.75%) HP
4 3 (18.75%) Sophos
5 2 (12.50%) Sage
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco
6 1 (6.25%) Adobe
6 1 (6.25%) LANDesk