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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 73 72 67
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 32 33 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.28% 2.31% 2.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.77% 8.55% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 10
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £51,100 £35,100
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
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
365 386 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.02% 26.99% 22.16%
Number of salaries quoted 223 243 144
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 24 December 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 88 (100.00%) Windows
2 66 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 53 (60.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 47 (53.41%) Finance
5 37 (42.05%) Active Directory
6 34 (38.64%) Citrix
7 32 (36.36%) DNS
7 32 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 29 (32.95%) MS Excel
9 28 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
9 28 (31.82%) VMware
10 26 (29.55%) SQL Server
11 25 (28.41%) HP
12 24 (27.27%) SQL
13 23 (26.14%) Cisco
13 23 (26.14%) VMware Infrastructure
14 22 (25.00%) MS Exchange
15 21 (23.86%) Windows 2000
15 21 (23.86%) Windows 2000 Server
15 21 (23.86%) Windows 7
16 19 (21.59%) ITIL
17 16 (18.18%) MCSE
17 16 (18.18%) PowerShell
17 16 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
18 15 (17.05%) Change Management
18 15 (17.05%) XenApp
19 14 (15.91%) C#
19 14 (15.91%) Firewall
19 14 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2010
20 13 (14.77%) Oracle

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 22 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 14 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (11.36%) SharePoint
3 10 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (9.09%) CMS
4 8 (9.09%) Lync
5 6 (6.82%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (4.55%) IIS
7 2 (2.27%) Apache
7 2 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.14%) WorkSite
Applications
1 29 (32.95%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 32 (36.36%) DNS
2 14 (15.91%) Firewall
3 11 (12.50%) NetScaler
3 11 (12.50%) SAN
3 11 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 8 (9.09%) WAN
4 8 (9.09%) MPLS
4 8 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (7.95%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (6.82%) FCoE
6 6 (6.82%) DMZ
6 6 (6.82%) HTTPS
6 6 (6.82%) SMTP
6 6 (6.82%) Ethernet
6 6 (6.82%) FTP
6 6 (6.82%) HTTP
7 4 (4.55%) LAN
8 3 (3.41%) VoIP
8 3 (3.41%) IP Telephony
9 2 (2.27%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (29.55%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (7.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.14%) MySQL
General
1 47 (53.41%) Finance
2 4 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (1.14%) Law
3 1 (1.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (32.95%) Analyst
2 18 (20.45%) Support Analyst
3 16 (18.18%) Consultant
4 15 (17.05%) IT Support
5 14 (15.91%) IT Support Analyst
6 11 (12.50%) Citrix Engineer
7 10 (11.36%) Wintel Consultant
8 9 (10.23%) Wintel Specialist
8 9 (10.23%) Citrix Specialist
9 8 (9.09%) Technical Manager
9 8 (9.09%) Project Manager
10 7 (7.95%) Technical Project Manager
10 7 (7.95%) 3rd Line Support
11 6 (6.82%) Server Support
11 6 (6.82%) 3rd Line Server Support
12 5 (5.68%) EMC Engineer
12 5 (5.68%) Storage Engineer
12 5 (5.68%) EMC Storage Engineer
12 5 (5.68%) EMC Storage Consultant
12 5 (5.68%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.09%) HTML
2 6 (6.82%) MSMQ
3 2 (2.27%) Web Services
3 2 (2.27%) .NET
4 1 (1.14%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.23%) Management Information System
3 8 (9.09%) Replication
3 8 (9.09%) Blackberry
4 7 (7.95%) Mainframe
4 7 (7.95%) Clustering
5 5 (5.68%) CLARiiON
6 4 (4.55%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.55%) Fat Client
6 4 (4.55%) Thin Client
7 2 (2.27%) PKI
7 2 (2.27%) Statistics
8 1 (1.14%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 88 (100.00%) Windows
2 53 (60.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (23.86%) Windows 7
4 21 (23.86%) Windows 2000 Server
4 21 (23.86%) Windows 2000
5 7 (7.95%) HPUX
6 6 (6.82%) Linux
6 6 (6.82%) Windows Mobile
7 5 (5.68%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.27%) UNIX
8 2 (2.27%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.27%) CentOS
8 2 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.27%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.14%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.59%) ITIL
2 15 (17.05%) Change Management
3 10 (11.36%) Line Management
4 9 (10.23%) Performance Monitoring
4 9 (10.23%) Project Management
5 8 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 6 (6.82%) Workflow
7 5 (5.68%) Information Security
7 5 (5.68%) Fault Management
7 5 (5.68%) Capacity Management
8 4 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
8 4 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (4.55%) Service Delivery
9 2 (2.27%) ERP
9 2 (2.27%) ITIL V3
9 2 (2.27%) Supplier Management
9 2 (2.27%) Network Load Balancing
9 2 (2.27%) Resource Management
10 1 (1.14%) Telemarketing
10 1 (1.14%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (27.27%) SQL
2 16 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 14 (15.91%) C#
4 2 (2.27%) C++
4 2 (2.27%) VBScript
4 2 (2.27%) VB.NET
4 2 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (18.18%) MCSE
3 9 (10.23%) MCP
3 9 (10.23%) CCA
3 9 (10.23%) Citrix Certification
4 8 (9.09%) Degree
4 8 (9.09%) APMP
5 7 (7.95%) MCITP
6 5 (5.68%) VCAP
6 5 (5.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.27%) HND
8 2 (2.27%) CCNA
8 2 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.14%) PhD
9 1 (1.14%) CCIE
9 1 (1.14%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.27%) SLA
3 1 (1.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 37 (42.05%) Active Directory
2 23 (26.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (17.05%) XenApp
4 11 (12.50%) MetaFrame
5 6 (6.82%) Hyper-V
5 6 (6.82%) vSphere
6 5 (5.68%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 2 (2.27%) DFS Replication
7 2 (2.27%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.27%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 11 (12.50%) SCCM
2 5 (5.68%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (3.41%) SCOM
4 2 (2.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.14%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 66 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 34 (38.64%) Citrix
3 28 (31.82%) VMware
4 25 (28.41%) HP
5 23 (26.14%) Cisco
6 13 (14.77%) Oracle
7 8 (9.09%) Avaya
8 7 (7.95%) Juniper
8 7 (7.95%) EMC
8 7 (7.95%) Nortel
8 7 (7.95%) Brocade
8 7 (7.95%) Fujitsu
9 6 (6.82%) IBM
9 6 (6.82%) Clearswift
9 6 (6.82%) BT
10 5 (5.68%) NetApp
11 2 (2.27%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.27%) TIBCO
11 2 (2.27%) Symantec
12 1 (1.14%) AppSense
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