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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 74 78 63
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 32 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.14% 1.48% 2.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.01% 6.02% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 14
Average salary £42,500 £35,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.71% +24.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £31,500 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,450 £34,400
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +2.94%
Operating Systems Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
355 299 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.76% 24.65% 23.48%
Number of salaries quoted 220 218 207
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 £45,000 £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 25 July 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 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 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (72.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (64.81%) Citrix
4 33 (61.11%) Microsoft
5 28 (51.85%) Finance
6 23 (42.59%) DNS
7 20 (37.04%) VMware
7 20 (37.04%) XenApp
8 19 (35.19%) Microsoft Certification
8 19 (35.19%) Active Directory
9 18 (33.33%) MS Excel
10 17 (31.48%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (29.63%) MCSE
12 15 (27.78%) XenDesktop
12 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (25.93%) Windows 7
13 14 (25.93%) SQL
14 13 (24.07%) Security Cleared
15 12 (22.22%) SC Cleared
15 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
15 12 (22.22%) AppSense
16 11 (20.37%) MCITP
17 10 (18.52%) ITIL
17 10 (18.52%) C#
17 10 (18.52%) Clustering
18 9 (16.67%) PowerShell
19 7 (12.96%) vSphere
19 7 (12.96%) SharePoint
20 6 (11.11%) Oracle
20 6 (11.11%) CCA

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 7 (12.96%) SharePoint
2 6 (11.11%) CMS
3 5 (9.26%) IIS
4 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.85%) nginx
Applications
1 18 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.85%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (42.59%) DNS
2 6 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 6 (11.11%) NetScaler
3 5 (9.26%) Firewall
4 4 (7.41%) HTTPS
4 4 (7.41%) SMTP
4 4 (7.41%) DHCP
4 4 (7.41%) FTP
4 4 (7.41%) HTTP
5 3 (5.56%) LAN
5 3 (5.56%) VoIP
5 3 (5.56%) WAN
5 3 (5.56%) SSL
5 3 (5.56%) SAN
5 3 (5.56%) Internet
6 2 (3.70%) BGP
6 2 (3.70%) SSH
6 2 (3.70%) VLAN
6 2 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.85%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) MySQL
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 28 (51.85%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Banking
3 3 (5.56%) Retail
3 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (37.04%) Consultant
2 12 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
2 12 (22.22%) Analyst
2 12 (22.22%) Citrix Consultant
3 11 (20.37%) Server Support
4 10 (18.52%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 7 (12.96%) Support Analyst
6 6 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
6 6 (11.11%) IT Support
7 5 (9.26%) Wintel Specialist
7 5 (9.26%) Wintel Consultant
7 5 (9.26%) Implementation Consultant
7 5 (9.26%) Citrix Specialist
8 4 (7.41%) Citrix Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Lead Developer
9 3 (5.56%) .NET Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Lead .NET Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) HTML
1 4 (7.41%) .NET
2 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 3 (5.56%) jQuery
3 2 (3.70%) COM
4 1 (1.85%) XML
4 1 (1.85%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Clustering
2 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.56%) CLARiiON
3 3 (5.56%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (72.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (25.93%) Windows 7
5 6 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (7.41%) Windows XP
6 4 (7.41%) Linux
7 3 (5.56%) Windows 2000
8 2 (3.70%) UNIX
8 2 (3.70%) Debian
8 2 (3.70%) Ubuntu
8 2 (3.70%) Windows Vista
8 2 (3.70%) CentOS
8 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.52%) ITIL
2 4 (7.41%) Change Management
2 4 (7.41%) Information Security
2 4 (7.41%) Fault Management
2 4 (7.41%) Capacity Management
2 4 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (5.56%) MVC
4 2 (3.70%) ERP
4 2 (3.70%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (1.85%) Project Management
5 1 (1.85%) Software Deployment
5 1 (1.85%) Telemarketing
5 1 (1.85%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.93%) SQL
2 10 (18.52%) C#
3 9 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.56%) VBScript
4 3 (5.56%) VB
5 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.85%) Perl
6 1 (1.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (35.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (29.63%) MCSE
3 13 (24.07%) Security Cleared
4 12 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 11 (20.37%) MCITP
6 6 (11.11%) CCA
6 6 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (9.26%) MCP
8 2 (3.70%) CCNA
8 2 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (3.70%) VCAP
9 1 (1.85%) Degree
9 1 (1.85%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (37.04%) XenApp
2 19 (35.19%) Active Directory
3 17 (31.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (27.78%) XenDesktop
5 7 (12.96%) vSphere
6 4 (7.41%) Hyper-V
7 3 (5.56%) MetaFrame
8 2 (3.70%) Terminal Services
8 2 (3.70%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (1.85%) Postfix
9 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.85%) Squid
9 1 (1.85%) Openswan
9 1 (1.85%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) XenMobile
2 2 (3.70%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.85%) SCOM
3 1 (1.85%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (64.81%) Citrix
2 33 (61.11%) Microsoft
3 20 (37.04%) VMware
4 12 (22.22%) AppSense
5 6 (11.11%) Oracle
6 5 (9.26%) Cisco
7 3 (5.56%) Fujitsu
7 3 (5.56%) HP
7 3 (5.56%) EMC
7 3 (5.56%) NetApp
8 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.85%) Symantec
9 1 (1.85%) SAP
9 1 (1.85%) Red Gate
Edinburgh
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 22 days ago