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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 46 46 43
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 39 48 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.51% 4.45% 4.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.18% 13.60% 12.47%
Number of salaries quoted 33 35 43
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,200 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £62,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +1.44%
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
296 353 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 26.62% 32.72% 35.31%
Number of salaries quoted 244 306 316
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £59,550
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 -1 6 £32,000 -32.63%
Basildon +10 5 £30,000 -
Colchester -2 4 £46,500 -25.60%
Chelmsford -5 1 - -
Southend-on-Sea -8 1 £37,500 -14.77%
Epping - 1 - -
Loughton - 1 £27,500 -
Windows Server 2003
East of England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 79 (100.00%) Windows
2 73 (92.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (53.16%) Active Directory
4 40 (50.63%) MS Exchange
5 39 (49.37%) Microsoft
6 36 (45.57%) Citrix
7 33 (41.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 30 (37.97%) Firewall
9 26 (32.91%) DNS
10 25 (31.65%) ITIL
10 25 (31.65%) Exchange Server 2007
11 24 (30.38%) Exchange Server 2010
11 24 (30.38%) Microsoft Certification
11 24 (30.38%) VMware
12 22 (27.85%) MS Excel
13 21 (26.58%) Cisco
14 20 (25.32%) Exchange Server 2003
15 19 (24.05%) Windows 7
16 17 (21.52%) Windows XP
17 16 (20.25%) MCSE
17 16 (20.25%) DHCP
18 15 (18.99%) SAN
19 14 (17.72%) Blackberry
20 13 (16.46%) Symantec
20 13 (16.46%) SQL
20 13 (16.46%) VMware Infrastructure
20 13 (16.46%) vSphere
21 12 (15.19%) Windows 8
21 12 (15.19%) MS Office
21 12 (15.19%) Backup Exec

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 40 (50.63%) MS Exchange
2 25 (31.65%) Exchange Server 2007
3 24 (30.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (25.32%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (6.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (6.33%) CMS
5 5 (6.33%) SharePoint
6 4 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (3.80%) IIS
8 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.27%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.27%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.27%) GlassFish
Applications
1 22 (27.85%) MS Excel
2 12 (15.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Oracle CRM
1 5 (6.33%) Magento
2 4 (5.06%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) Office 365
2 1 (1.27%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 30 (37.97%) Firewall
2 26 (32.91%) DNS
3 16 (20.25%) DHCP
4 15 (18.99%) SAN
5 10 (12.66%) VPN
6 8 (10.13%) TCP/IP
7 7 (8.86%) VLAN
7 7 (8.86%) Network Security
8 6 (7.59%) IP Telephony
9 5 (6.33%) SMTP
10 4 (5.06%) LAN
10 4 (5.06%) WAN
11 3 (3.80%) NAS
12 2 (2.53%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (2.53%) Cisco IOS
13 1 (1.27%) BIG-IP
13 1 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (1.27%) ADSL
13 1 (1.27%) Broadband
13 1 (1.27%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.92%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.27%) DB2
3 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Subversion
1 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (7.59%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.33%) Marketing
3 4 (5.06%) Finance
4 1 (1.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (30.38%) Analyst
2 20 (25.32%) Support Engineer
3 16 (20.25%) Support Analyst
4 15 (18.99%) 2nd Line Support
5 12 (15.19%) Desktop Support
5 12 (15.19%) Network Engineer
6 10 (12.66%) Team Leader
6 10 (12.66%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 8 (10.13%) IT Support
7 8 (10.13%) 3rd Line Support
8 6 (7.59%) Support Technician
8 6 (7.59%) Desktop Support Technician
8 6 (7.59%) Desktop Analyst
8 6 (7.59%) Citrix Engineer
8 6 (7.59%) 2nd Line Support Technician
8 6 (7.59%) Desktop Technician
8 6 (7.59%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (6.33%) IT Support Engineer
10 4 (5.06%) Network Support
10 4 (5.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.59%) ADSI
2 5 (6.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.72%) Blackberry
2 2 (2.53%) iPad
2 2 (2.53%) FlexPod
3 1 (1.27%) Clustering
3 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 79 (100.00%) Windows
2 73 (92.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (41.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (24.05%) Windows 7
5 17 (21.52%) Windows XP
6 12 (15.19%) Windows 8
7 11 (13.92%) Linux
8 5 (6.33%) Apple iOS
9 4 (5.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.53%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (2.53%) Windows Vista
10 2 (2.53%) Android
11 1 (1.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (31.65%) ITIL
2 9 (11.39%) Configuration Management
2 9 (11.39%) Capacity Management
3 5 (6.33%) Problem Management
3 5 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (6.33%) OO
3 5 (6.33%) CRM
3 5 (6.33%) E-Commerce
3 5 (6.33%) ERP
3 5 (6.33%) Service Delivery
3 5 (6.33%) WFM
4 4 (5.06%) Incident Management
4 4 (5.06%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (3.80%) Migration
5 3 (3.80%) Change Management
5 3 (3.80%) Service Management
5 3 (3.80%) Performance Management
6 2 (2.53%) Data Management
6 2 (2.53%) Project Management
7 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.46%) SQL
2 5 (6.33%) Java
2 5 (6.33%) PHP
3 4 (5.06%) T-SQL
4 3 (3.80%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.27%) VBScript
5 1 (1.27%) Korn
5 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (30.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (20.25%) MCSE
3 11 (13.92%) MCP
4 10 (12.66%) MCITP
5 8 (10.13%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (5.06%) MCSA
7 3 (3.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (3.80%) MCTS
7 3 (3.80%) MCSM
8 2 (2.53%) VCDX
8 2 (2.53%) NCDA
8 2 (2.53%) NCIE
8 2 (2.53%) VCAP
8 2 (2.53%) VTSP
9 1 (1.27%) Degree
9 1 (1.27%) PMP
9 1 (1.27%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.27%) CCNP
9 1 (1.27%) CCNA
9 1 (1.27%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (53.16%) Active Directory
2 13 (16.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (16.46%) vSphere
3 9 (11.39%) XenApp
4 7 (8.86%) Hyper-V
5 5 (6.33%) Terminal Services
5 5 (6.33%) VMware ESX
6 3 (3.80%) Terminal Server
6 3 (3.80%) XenServer
7 1 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.27%) vCloud
7 1 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 12 (15.19%) Backup Exec
2 3 (3.80%) ARCserve
3 2 (2.53%) Legato
3 2 (2.53%) WSUS
4 1 (1.27%) Puppet
4 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.27%) Ansible
4 1 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 39 (49.37%) Microsoft
2 36 (45.57%) Citrix
3 24 (30.38%) VMware
4 21 (26.58%) Cisco
5 13 (16.46%) Symantec
6 9 (11.39%) SAP
7 7 (8.86%) Oracle
8 6 (7.59%) Avaya
9 5 (6.33%) JD Edwards
9 5 (6.33%) Polycom
9 5 (6.33%) IPFX
10 4 (5.06%) Red Hat
10 4 (5.06%) WatchGuard
10 4 (5.06%) Juniper
11 3 (3.80%) Dell
11 3 (3.80%) Veeam
12 2 (2.53%) Barracuda Networks
12 2 (2.53%) CommVault
12 2 (2.53%) NetApp
12 2 (2.53%) Pegasus