The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 82 79 58
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -21
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 28 16 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.87% 1.37% 2.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.07% 5.65% 10.79%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 15
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +55.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £30,500 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,150 £34,200
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
347 283 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.18% 24.27% 23.30%
Number of salaries quoted 209 201 208
Average salary £36,895 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.61% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £42,900 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows Server 2003
Scotland

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 11 July 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (72.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (60.00%) Citrix
4 28 (56.00%) Microsoft
5 24 (48.00%) Finance
6 19 (38.00%) DNS
6 19 (38.00%) XenApp
7 17 (34.00%) VMware
8 16 (32.00%) Active Directory
8 16 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (30.00%) XenDesktop
9 15 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (30.00%) SQL
10 14 (28.00%) Security Cleared
10 14 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (28.00%) Windows 7
11 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
11 13 (26.00%) MS Excel
12 12 (24.00%) MCSE
12 12 (24.00%) AppSense
12 12 (24.00%) SC Cleared
13 11 (22.00%) C#
14 10 (20.00%) ITIL
15 9 (18.00%) MCITP
15 9 (18.00%) PowerShell
16 8 (16.00%) SharePoint
16 8 (16.00%) Clustering
17 6 (12.00%) vSphere
17 6 (12.00%) CMS
17 6 (12.00%) Oracle

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 (16.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (12.00%) CMS
2 6 (12.00%) IIS
3 4 (8.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.00%) nginx
6 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 13 (26.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.00%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (38.00%) DNS
2 6 (12.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (10.00%) NetScaler
4 4 (8.00%) HTTPS
4 4 (8.00%) WAN
4 4 (8.00%) SMTP
4 4 (8.00%) DHCP
4 4 (8.00%) FTP
4 4 (8.00%) HTTP
4 4 (8.00%) Firewall
5 3 (6.00%) SAN
5 3 (6.00%) LAN
6 2 (4.00%) VoIP
6 2 (4.00%) Internet
6 2 (4.00%) SSL
7 1 (2.00%) BGP
7 1 (2.00%) L2TP
7 1 (2.00%) IPsec
7 1 (2.00%) SSH
7 1 (2.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) MySQL
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 24 (48.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Banking
2 4 (8.00%) Retail
2 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (34.00%) Consultant
2 12 (24.00%) Analyst
2 12 (24.00%) Citrix Consultant
3 10 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (18.00%) Server Support
5 8 (16.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 7 (14.00%) IT Support
6 7 (14.00%) Support Analyst
7 6 (12.00%) IT Support Analyst
8 5 (10.00%) Implementation Consultant
9 4 (8.00%) .NET Developer
9 4 (8.00%) Lead Developer
9 4 (8.00%) Developer
9 4 (8.00%) Lead .NET Developer
10 3 (6.00%) Citrix Engineer
10 3 (6.00%) Wintel Specialist
10 3 (6.00%) Wintel Consultant
10 3 (6.00%) Server Analyst
10 3 (6.00%) Citrix Specialist
11 2 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) .NET
2 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (8.00%) HTML
2 4 (8.00%) jQuery
3 2 (4.00%) COM
4 1 (2.00%) XML
4 1 (2.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Clustering
2 5 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.00%) Blog
4 2 (4.00%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 50 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (72.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (28.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (8.00%) Linux
6 3 (6.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (6.00%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.00%) Debian
7 2 (4.00%) Ubuntu
7 2 (4.00%) Windows Vista
7 2 (4.00%) CentOS
7 2 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.00%) Windows 2000
7 2 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.00%) ITIL
2 5 (10.00%) Change Management
3 4 (8.00%) MVC
3 4 (8.00%) Information Security
3 4 (8.00%) Fault Management
3 4 (8.00%) Capacity Management
3 4 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (4.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (4.00%) ERP
5 1 (2.00%) Project Management
5 1 (2.00%) Network Management
5 1 (2.00%) Telemarketing
5 1 (2.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.00%) SQL
2 11 (22.00%) C#
3 9 (18.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.00%) VBScript
4 3 (6.00%) VB
5 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.00%) Perl
5 1 (2.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (28.00%) Security Cleared
3 12 (24.00%) SC Cleared
3 12 (24.00%) MCSE
4 9 (18.00%) MCITP
5 5 (10.00%) MCP
6 4 (8.00%) CCA
6 4 (8.00%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (4.00%) MCSA
7 2 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.00%) Degree
8 1 (2.00%) CCNA
8 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.00%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (38.00%) XenApp
2 16 (32.00%) Active Directory
3 15 (30.00%) XenDesktop
4 14 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (12.00%) vSphere
6 4 (8.00%) Hyper-V
7 2 (4.00%) MetaFrame
7 2 (4.00%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
8 1 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.00%) Squid
8 1 (2.00%) Postfix
8 1 (2.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (2.00%) Openswan
8 1 (2.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) XenMobile
2 1 (2.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.00%) WSUS
2 1 (2.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (60.00%) Citrix
2 28 (56.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (34.00%) VMware
4 12 (24.00%) AppSense
5 6 (12.00%) Oracle
6 4 (8.00%) Fujitsu
7 3 (6.00%) Cisco
8 2 (4.00%) HP
8 2 (4.00%) EMC
8 2 (4.00%) NetApp
8 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (2.00%) Symantec
9 1 (2.00%) SAP
9 1 (2.00%) Red Gate
Edinburgh
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 9 days ago