The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 57 83 66
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -17
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 47 14 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.14% 1.15% 2.02%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.47% 5.04% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 12
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +1.44%
Windows Server 2003
Scotland

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

Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
377 278 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.15% 22.77% 25.63%
Number of salaries quoted 239 190 231
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,622
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,250 £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 Edinburgh

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 62 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (66.13%) Microsoft
3 40 (64.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 37 (59.68%) Citrix
5 36 (58.06%) Finance
6 28 (45.16%) DNS
7 26 (41.94%) VMware
8 25 (40.32%) Microsoft Certification
9 24 (38.71%) Active Directory
10 23 (37.10%) MS Excel
10 23 (37.10%) VMware Infrastructure
11 19 (30.65%) MCSE
11 19 (30.65%) Windows Server 2012
12 17 (27.42%) XenApp
12 17 (27.42%) SQL
13 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
14 13 (20.97%) Windows 7
14 13 (20.97%) Windows 2000 Server
15 12 (19.35%) Clustering
15 12 (19.35%) MCITP
15 12 (19.35%) Cisco
16 10 (16.13%) ITIL
16 10 (16.13%) Windows 2000
16 10 (16.13%) XenDesktop
17 9 (14.52%) SC Cleared
17 9 (14.52%) Security Cleared
17 9 (14.52%) Oracle
17 9 (14.52%) C#
17 9 (14.52%) HP
17 9 (14.52%) AppSense

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 8 (12.90%) SharePoint
2 7 (11.29%) CMS
3 6 (9.68%) MS Exchange
4 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (4.84%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (3.23%) IIS
7 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (1.61%) nginx
7 1 (1.61%) Lync
Applications
1 23 (37.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.61%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (45.16%) DNS
2 8 (12.90%) Firewall
2 8 (12.90%) TCP/IP
2 8 (12.90%) NetScaler
3 6 (9.68%) SAN
4 5 (8.06%) SMTP
4 5 (8.06%) FTP
4 5 (8.06%) HTTP
4 5 (8.06%) HTTPS
5 4 (6.45%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (4.84%) FCoE
6 3 (4.84%) DHCP
6 3 (4.84%) Ethernet
6 3 (4.84%) LAN
6 3 (4.84%) VoIP
6 3 (4.84%) WAN
6 3 (4.84%) DMZ
6 3 (4.84%) Internet
6 3 (4.84%) MPLS
6 3 (4.84%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.23%) MySQL
General
1 36 (58.06%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Retail
3 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (33.87%) Consultant
2 13 (20.97%) Server Support
2 13 (20.97%) Analyst
2 13 (20.97%) 3rd Line Support
3 12 (19.35%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 9 (14.52%) Citrix Consultant
4 9 (14.52%) Support Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) IT Support Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) IT Support
6 7 (11.29%) Wintel Specialist
6 7 (11.29%) Wintel Consultant
6 7 (11.29%) Citrix Specialist
7 6 (9.68%) Citrix Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) Technical Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (6.45%) Project Manager
9 4 (6.45%) Implementation Consultant
9 4 (6.45%) Technical Manager
9 4 (6.45%) Storage Consultant
9 4 (6.45%) EMC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) HTML
2 3 (4.84%) MSMQ
3 1 (1.61%) .NET
3 1 (1.61%) COM
3 1 (1.61%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) Clustering
2 5 (8.06%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.45%) Mainframe
3 4 (6.45%) CLARiiON
4 3 (4.84%) Replication
4 3 (4.84%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 62 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (64.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (30.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (20.97%) Windows 7
4 13 (20.97%) Windows 2000 Server
5 10 (16.13%) Windows 2000
6 5 (8.06%) Linux
7 4 (6.45%) HPUX
7 4 (6.45%) Windows XP
8 3 (4.84%) CentOS
8 3 (4.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (4.84%) Ubuntu
8 3 (4.84%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (3.23%) Debian
9 2 (3.23%) UNIX
9 2 (3.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.13%) ITIL
2 6 (9.68%) Change Management
3 5 (8.06%) Fault Management
3 5 (8.06%) Capacity Management
3 5 (8.06%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (8.06%) Information Security
4 4 (6.45%) Project Management
4 4 (6.45%) PRINCE2
5 3 (4.84%) Workflow
6 2 (3.23%) ERP
6 2 (3.23%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (1.61%) Telemarketing
7 1 (1.61%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.61%) Investment Management
7 1 (1.61%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.61%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 17 (27.42%) SQL
2 9 (14.52%) C#
3 6 (9.68%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.61%) C++
5 1 (1.61%) VBScript
5 1 (1.61%) VB
5 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (40.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (30.65%) MCSE
3 12 (19.35%) MCITP
4 9 (14.52%) SC Cleared
4 9 (14.52%) Security Cleared
5 7 (11.29%) MCP
5 7 (11.29%) CCA
5 7 (11.29%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (6.45%) VCAP
6 4 (6.45%) APMP
7 3 (4.84%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.23%) CCNA
9 1 (1.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (38.71%) Active Directory
2 23 (37.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (27.42%) XenApp
4 10 (16.13%) XenDesktop
5 7 (11.29%) vSphere
6 6 (9.68%) MetaFrame
7 4 (6.45%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 3 (4.84%) Hyper-V
9 2 (3.23%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.61%) Postfix
10 1 (1.61%) Openswan
10 1 (1.61%) Squid
10 1 (1.61%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (4.84%) SCCM
3 2 (3.23%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 41 (66.13%) Microsoft
2 37 (59.68%) Citrix
3 26 (41.94%) VMware
4 12 (19.35%) Cisco
5 9 (14.52%) Oracle
5 9 (14.52%) HP
5 9 (14.52%) AppSense
6 5 (8.06%) Fujitsu
7 4 (6.45%) EMC
7 4 (6.45%) NetApp
7 4 (6.45%) Avaya
7 4 (6.45%) Brocade
8 3 (4.84%) Juniper
8 3 (4.84%) Red Hat
8 3 (4.84%) Nortel
8 3 (4.84%) IBM
8 3 (4.84%) Clearswift
8 3 (4.84%) BT
9 1 (1.61%) Red Gate
9 1 (1.61%) SAP
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