The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Essex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 47 37 58
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +21
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 67 47 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.74% 4.83% 4.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.89% 15.77% 16.19%
Number of salaries quoted 59 38 61
Average salary £39,000 £32,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -8.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
Operating Systems Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
450 298 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 31.82% 30.63% 28.40%
Number of salaries quoted 373 251 330
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2003
East of England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Colchester -3 11 £45,000 - 1
Brentwood -3 9 £52,500 - 1
Basildon +4 7 £19,000 -49.33%
Chelmsford -8 7 £25,000 +31.57%
Maldon - 5 £25,000 -
Rayleigh - 1 £37,500 -
Windows Server 2003
East of England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 96 (100.00%) Windows
2 92 (95.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 60 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 60 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 49 (51.04%) MS Exchange
5 45 (46.88%) Citrix
6 42 (43.75%) VMware
7 37 (38.54%) Microsoft Certification
8 35 (36.46%) Windows Server 2012
9 32 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
10 30 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2003
11 29 (30.21%) Firewall
11 29 (30.21%) SAN
11 29 (30.21%) MS Excel
12 28 (29.17%) MCSE
12 28 (29.17%) DNS
13 27 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2007
14 26 (27.08%) VMware Infrastructure
15 23 (23.96%) SQL
16 21 (21.88%) TCP/IP
17 20 (20.83%) ITIL
18 19 (19.79%) MCP
18 19 (19.79%) Windows XP
18 19 (19.79%) Cisco
18 19 (19.79%) Blackberry
19 18 (18.75%) MCITP
19 18 (18.75%) XenApp
19 18 (18.75%) Windows 7
20 17 (17.71%) vSphere
20 17 (17.71%) Backup Exec

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 49 (51.04%) MS Exchange
2 32 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2003
4 27 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (13.54%) SharePoint
6 8 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (2.08%) WebLogic
8 2 (2.08%) IIS
8 2 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (2.08%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 29 (30.21%) MS Excel
2 15 (15.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (9.38%) Oracle CRM
1 9 (9.38%) Magento
2 1 (1.04%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (30.21%) Firewall
1 29 (30.21%) SAN
2 28 (29.17%) DNS
3 21 (21.88%) TCP/IP
4 15 (15.63%) VPN
4 15 (15.63%) DHCP
5 11 (11.46%) NAS
6 7 (7.29%) IP Telephony
7 6 (6.25%) ADSL
7 6 (6.25%) VoIP
7 6 (6.25%) VDSL
7 6 (6.25%) NetScaler
8 5 (5.21%) VLAN
8 5 (5.21%) Network Security
8 5 (5.21%) Wireless
9 1 (1.04%) Internet
9 1 (1.04%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (3.13%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.04%) DB2
4 1 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (9.38%) Finance
1 9 (9.38%) Marketing
2 4 (4.17%) Law
2 4 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (31.25%) Analyst
2 25 (26.04%) Support Analyst
3 17 (17.71%) Support Engineer
3 17 (17.71%) 2nd Line Support
4 15 (15.63%) Network Engineer
5 13 (13.54%) 3rd Line Support
5 13 (13.54%) Team Leader
5 13 (13.54%) Citrix Engineer
5 13 (13.54%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 11 (11.46%) Desktop Support
7 9 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (7.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 6 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
9 6 (6.25%) Network Support
9 6 (6.25%) Communications Engineer
9 6 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
10 5 (5.21%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 5 (5.21%) Desktop Engineer
10 5 (5.21%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.38%) .NET
2 7 (7.29%) ADSI
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.79%) Blackberry
2 6 (6.25%) Smartphone
3 5 (5.21%) Handset
4 1 (1.04%) iPad
4 1 (1.04%) iSeries
4 1 (1.04%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 96 (100.00%) Windows
2 92 (95.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (36.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (19.79%) Windows XP
5 18 (18.75%) Windows 7
6 12 (12.50%) Linux
7 10 (10.42%) Windows 8
8 9 (9.38%) Apple iOS
9 5 (5.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.04%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.04%) Android
10 1 (1.04%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.83%) ITIL
2 15 (15.63%) Problem Management
3 10 (10.42%) CRM
4 9 (9.38%) OO
4 9 (9.38%) E-Commerce
4 9 (9.38%) Capacity Management
5 7 (7.29%) Service Delivery
6 6 (6.25%) Configuration Management
7 5 (5.21%) Software Deployment
7 5 (5.21%) Incident Management
7 5 (5.21%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.13%) Performance Management
8 3 (3.13%) Change Management
8 3 (3.13%) Service Management
9 2 (2.08%) Data Management
9 2 (2.08%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (2.08%) Database Tuning
9 2 (2.08%) Time Management
10 1 (1.04%) Load Balancing
10 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Data Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (23.96%) SQL
2 9 (9.38%) Java
2 9 (9.38%) PHP
3 7 (7.29%) PowerShell
4 5 (5.21%) VBScript
5 3 (3.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (38.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (29.17%) MCSE
3 19 (19.79%) MCP
4 18 (18.75%) MCITP
5 12 (12.50%) MCSA
6 10 (10.42%) CCNA
6 10 (10.42%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (9.38%) CCA
7 9 (9.38%) Citrix Certification
7 9 (9.38%) CCEA
8 6 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (6.25%) CCENT
8 6 (6.25%) CCAA
8 6 (6.25%) CCIA
9 5 (5.21%) MCDST
9 5 (5.21%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 60 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 26 (27.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (18.75%) XenApp
4 17 (17.71%) vSphere
5 11 (11.46%) Hyper-V
6 7 (7.29%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (6.25%) XenServer
8 4 (4.17%) VMware Server
9 2 (2.08%) Terminal Server
9 2 (2.08%) VMware ESX
10 1 (1.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (1.04%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (1.04%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (1.04%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 17 (17.71%) Backup Exec
2 11 (11.46%) SCCM
3 7 (7.29%) ARCserve
4 2 (2.08%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.08%) SCOM
5 1 (1.04%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.04%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 60 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 45 (46.88%) Citrix
3 42 (43.75%) VMware
4 19 (19.79%) Cisco
5 12 (12.50%) Oracle
5 12 (12.50%) Symantec
6 9 (9.38%) SAP
6 9 (9.38%) JD Edwards
7 7 (7.29%) Veeam
7 7 (7.29%) WatchGuard
7 7 (7.29%) Sophos
7 7 (7.29%) Juniper
8 6 (6.25%) Draytek
8 6 (6.25%) AVG
9 5 (5.21%) Red Hat
10 4 (4.17%) NetApp
10 4 (4.17%) Kaspersky
10 4 (4.17%) LANDesk
11 2 (2.08%) Barracuda Networks
11 2 (2.08%) SonicWALL
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