The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 53 47 40
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 47 66 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.56% 4.69% 4.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.31% 14.41% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 20 60 35
Average salary £50,000 £38,250 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.71% +19.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,100 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £48,100
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Windows Server 2003
East of England

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

Operating Systems Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
307 458 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 23.22% 32.53% 30.99%
Number of salaries quoted 214 382 250
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £21,500 £22,375
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,895 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.64% -1.61%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in Essex

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Essex

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
Brentwood -8 13 £55,000 +2.32% 2
Southend-on-Sea - 8 - -
Colchester -13 4 £47,500 +5.55%
Chelmsford -3 2 £23,000 -8.00%
Windows Server 2003
East of England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 97 (100.00%) Windows
2 81 (83.51%) Active Directory
3 66 (68.04%) VMware
4 64 (65.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 62 (63.92%) Microsoft
6 59 (60.82%) VMware Infrastructure
7 54 (55.67%) DNS
8 49 (50.52%) MS Exchange
9 48 (49.48%) Exchange Server 2010
10 44 (45.36%) Citrix
11 41 (42.27%) ITIL
12 40 (41.24%) Windows Server 2012
13 35 (36.08%) DHCP
14 32 (32.99%) SAN
14 32 (32.99%) Clustering
14 32 (32.99%) Exchange Server 2003
15 31 (31.96%) Exchange Server 2007
16 30 (30.93%) SQL Server
17 28 (28.87%) MS Excel
17 28 (28.87%) Backup Exec
17 28 (28.87%) Finance
18 26 (26.80%) SQL
19 25 (25.77%) Linux
19 25 (25.77%) Firewall
20 23 (23.71%) Hyper-V
21 22 (22.68%) PowerShell
21 22 (22.68%) VPN
22 21 (21.65%) Symantec
23 20 (20.62%) Blackberry
23 20 (20.62%) Microsoft Certification

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 49 (50.52%) MS Exchange
2 48 (49.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (32.99%) Exchange Server 2003
4 31 (31.96%) Exchange Server 2007
5 18 (18.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 16 (16.49%) IIS
7 12 (12.37%) WebSphere
7 12 (12.37%) WebLogic
7 12 (12.37%) Tomcat
7 12 (12.37%) JBoss
7 12 (12.37%) GlassFish
7 12 (12.37%) OpenStack
7 12 (12.37%) Lync
8 8 (8.25%) SharePoint
8 8 (8.25%) SharePoint Server
8 8 (8.25%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 8 (8.25%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (1.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 28 (28.87%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.09%) MS Office
3 1 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.37%) AWS CloudFormation
1 12 (12.37%) IBM SmartCloud
1 12 (12.37%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 54 (55.67%) DNS
2 35 (36.08%) DHCP
3 32 (32.99%) SAN
4 25 (25.77%) Firewall
5 22 (22.68%) VPN
6 12 (12.37%) BIG-IP
6 12 (12.37%) WAN
7 10 (10.31%) LDAP
8 4 (4.12%) LAN
9 2 (2.06%) iSCSI
9 2 (2.06%) Network Security
9 2 (2.06%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.06%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (2.06%) VLAN
9 2 (2.06%) TCP/IP
10 1 (1.03%) FTP
10 1 (1.03%) Broadband
10 1 (1.03%) Cisco ICM
10 1 (1.03%) Junos
10 1 (1.03%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (30.93%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.37%) Relational Database
3 7 (7.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (7.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (13.40%) Subversion
2 12 (12.37%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (28.87%) Finance
2 7 (7.22%) Law
3 3 (3.09%) Retail
4 1 (1.03%) Banking
4 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.03%) Advertising
4 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (16.49%) Network Engineer
1 16 (16.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (12.37%) Automation Engineer
3 8 (8.25%) Desktop Support
3 8 (8.25%) Consultant
3 8 (8.25%) Head of IT
4 7 (7.22%) Wintel Consultant
4 7 (7.22%) Support Engineer
4 7 (7.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (5.15%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 5 (5.15%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (4.12%) Team Leader
6 4 (4.12%) Server Engineer
6 4 (4.12%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 3 (3.09%) Service Manager
7 3 (3.09%) Operations Manager
7 3 (3.09%) Service Operations Manager
8 2 (2.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (2.06%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
8 2 (2.06%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.03%) VXML
1 1 (1.03%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.03%) CSS
1 1 (1.03%) XML
1 1 (1.03%) XSL
1 1 (1.03%) .NET
1 1 (1.03%) HTML
1 1 (1.03%) MSMQ
1 1 (1.03%) NHibernate
1 1 (1.03%) WinForms
1 1 (1.03%) LINQ to SQL
1 1 (1.03%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 32 (32.99%) Clustering
2 20 (20.62%) Blackberry
3 16 (16.49%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (8.25%) Management Information System
4 8 (8.25%) BYOD
5 1 (1.03%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.03%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 97 (100.00%) Windows
2 64 (65.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (41.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (25.77%) Linux
5 18 (18.56%) Windows XP
6 17 (17.53%) Windows 7
6 17 (17.53%) Windows 8
7 12 (12.37%) UNIX
7 12 (12.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (7.22%) Windows 2000 Server
8 7 (7.22%) Windows 2000
9 4 (4.12%) Debian
10 2 (2.06%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (42.27%) ITIL
2 19 (19.59%) Load Balancing
3 18 (18.56%) Change Management
4 12 (12.37%) Continuous Delivery
5 11 (11.34%) Service Delivery
6 9 (9.28%) Project Management
7 8 (8.25%) CRM
7 8 (8.25%) Strategic Management
7 8 (8.25%) Waterfall
7 8 (8.25%) High Availability
8 7 (7.22%) DevOps
9 5 (5.15%) Problem Management
9 5 (5.15%) Change Control
10 4 (4.12%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (4.12%) Migration
11 3 (3.09%) Time Management
11 3 (3.09%) Mentoring
12 2 (2.06%) Software Deployment
12 2 (2.06%) Network Management
12 2 (2.06%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (26.80%) SQL
2 22 (22.68%) PowerShell
3 12 (12.37%) Korn
3 12 (12.37%) Perl
3 12 (12.37%) Bash Shell
4 7 (7.22%) VBScript
5 1 (1.03%) Tcl
5 1 (1.03%) VB
5 1 (1.03%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.03%) C#
5 1 (1.03%) Java
5 1 (1.03%) XPath
5 1 (1.03%) VB6
Qualifications
1 20 (20.62%) Microsoft Certification
1 20 (20.62%) MCSE
2 11 (11.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (10.31%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (8.25%) MCITP
4 8 (8.25%) Degree
5 2 (2.06%) MCP
6 1 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.03%) CCNP
6 1 (1.03%) CCNA
6 1 (1.03%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.31%) SLA
System Software
1 81 (83.51%) Active Directory
2 59 (60.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (23.71%) Hyper-V
4 19 (19.59%) XenApp
5 12 (12.37%) VMware ESX
5 12 (12.37%) vCloud
5 12 (12.37%) XenDesktop
5 12 (12.37%) vSphere
6 10 (10.31%) XenServer
7 5 (5.15%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (3.09%) Terminal Services
9 2 (2.06%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 28 (28.87%) Backup Exec
2 12 (12.37%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (12.37%) Ansible
2 12 (12.37%) Puppet
3 8 (8.25%) SCCM
4 6 (6.19%) WSUS
4 6 (6.19%) SCOM
5 1 (1.03%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 66 (68.04%) VMware
2 62 (63.92%) Microsoft
3 44 (45.36%) Citrix
4 21 (21.65%) Symantec
5 15 (15.46%) Cisco
6 14 (14.43%) HP
7 13 (13.40%) Oracle
8 12 (12.37%) IBM
8 12 (12.37%) Red Hat
8 12 (12.37%) SaltStack
8 12 (12.37%) F5
9 10 (10.31%) 3PAR
10 8 (8.25%) Avaya
11 5 (5.15%) Brocade
12 2 (2.06%) Juniper
12 2 (2.06%) Apple
13 1 (1.03%) Dell
13 1 (1.03%) NETGEAR
13 1 (1.03%) Barracuda Networks
13 1 (1.03%) SonicWALL
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