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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 77 58 42
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -16
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 19 35 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.61% 2.96% 4.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.45% 9.78% 13.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3 30 39
Average salary £30,000 £36,250 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.24% -17.61%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
255 358 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 21.56% 30.26% 33.78%
Number of salaries quoted 159 308 311
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,600 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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
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 3 August 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 -15 3 - -
Windows Server 2003
East of England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 66 (100.00%) Windows
2 51 (77.27%) Active Directory
3 50 (75.76%) VMware
4 49 (74.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 44 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 44 (66.67%) DNS
6 40 (60.61%) Microsoft
7 34 (51.52%) DHCP
8 33 (50.00%) ITIL
9 31 (46.97%) MS Exchange
10 28 (42.42%) Exchange Server 2003
10 28 (42.42%) Exchange Server 2010
11 27 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2007
11 27 (40.91%) Citrix
12 25 (37.88%) SQL Server
12 25 (37.88%) Finance
13 24 (36.36%) SAN
14 23 (34.85%) PowerShell
15 22 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
16 21 (31.82%) Hyper-V
16 21 (31.82%) Load Balancing
17 20 (30.30%) Firewall
18 19 (28.79%) Backup Exec
18 19 (28.79%) Clustering
18 19 (28.79%) MS Excel
19 18 (27.27%) SQL
19 18 (27.27%) Change Management
20 17 (25.76%) Windows XP
20 17 (25.76%) Linux
20 17 (25.76%) VPN

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 31 (46.97%) MS Exchange
2 28 (42.42%) Exchange Server 2003
2 28 (42.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2007
4 16 (24.24%) IIS
5 10 (15.15%) JBoss
5 10 (15.15%) Tomcat
5 10 (15.15%) SharePoint
5 10 (15.15%) GlassFish
5 10 (15.15%) OpenStack
5 10 (15.15%) WebLogic
5 10 (15.15%) WebSphere
6 8 (12.12%) SharePoint Server
6 8 (12.12%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 8 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2000
7 3 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (4.55%) Lync
7 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (28.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.03%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 16 (24.24%) Office 365
2 10 (15.15%) IBM SmartCloud
2 10 (15.15%) AWS CloudFormation
2 10 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.55%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 44 (66.67%) DNS
2 34 (51.52%) DHCP
3 24 (36.36%) SAN
4 20 (30.30%) Firewall
5 17 (25.76%) VPN
6 14 (21.21%) LDAP
7 10 (15.15%) BIG-IP
8 8 (12.12%) WAN
9 2 (3.03%) Internet
10 1 (1.52%) FTP
10 1 (1.52%) Cisco ICM
10 1 (1.52%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (37.88%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.15%) Relational Database
3 6 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (16.67%) Subversion
2 10 (15.15%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (37.88%) Finance
2 1 (1.52%) Banking
2 1 (1.52%) Retail
2 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (15.15%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 10 (15.15%) Automation Engineer
2 9 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (12.12%) Head of IT
4 7 (10.61%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) Network Engineer
5 3 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (4.55%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (4.55%) Field Engineer
6 2 (3.03%) Systems Developer
6 2 (3.03%) Desktop Support
6 2 (3.03%) Developer
7 1 (1.52%) Consultant
7 1 (1.52%) Development Specialist
7 1 (1.52%) Support Engineer
7 1 (1.52%) Applications Developer
7 1 (1.52%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (1.52%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (1.52%) Operations Manager
7 1 (1.52%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) HTML
1 3 (4.55%) .NET
1 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET
1 3 (4.55%) CSS
1 3 (4.55%) XML
1 3 (4.55%) jQuery
2 2 (3.03%) Ajax
2 2 (3.03%) JSON
2 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (1.52%) NHibernate
3 1 (1.52%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (1.52%) XSL
3 1 (1.52%) MSMQ
3 1 (1.52%) VXML
3 1 (1.52%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (28.79%) Clustering
2 16 (24.24%) Blackberry
3 12 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (12.12%) BYOD
4 8 (12.12%) Management Information System
5 5 (7.58%) Replication
6 1 (1.52%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 66 (100.00%) Windows
2 49 (74.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (25.76%) Windows 8
4 17 (25.76%) Linux
4 17 (25.76%) Windows XP
5 11 (16.67%) Windows 2000
6 10 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (15.15%) UNIX
7 7 (10.61%) Windows 7
8 4 (6.06%) Debian
9 3 (4.55%) Android
9 3 (4.55%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.52%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (50.00%) ITIL
2 21 (31.82%) Load Balancing
3 18 (27.27%) Change Management
4 10 (15.15%) Continuous Delivery
5 9 (13.64%) DevOps
5 9 (13.64%) Service Delivery
6 8 (12.12%) Strategic Management
6 8 (12.12%) CRM
6 8 (12.12%) Project Management
6 8 (12.12%) SDLC
6 8 (12.12%) Waterfall
6 8 (12.12%) High Availability
7 5 (7.58%) Change Control
8 3 (4.55%) Problem Management
9 2 (3.03%) Time Management
10 1 (1.52%) MVC
10 1 (1.52%) Information Security
10 1 (1.52%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (34.85%) PowerShell
2 18 (27.27%) SQL
3 11 (16.67%) VBScript
4 10 (15.15%) Perl
4 10 (15.15%) Korn
4 10 (15.15%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.03%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.52%) C#
6 1 (1.52%) Java
6 1 (1.52%) VB
6 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.52%) Tcl
6 1 (1.52%) VB6
6 1 (1.52%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (16.67%) MCSE
1 11 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (12.12%) Degree
3 3 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.61%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (77.27%) Active Directory
2 44 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (31.82%) Hyper-V
4 14 (21.21%) XenApp
4 14 (21.21%) XenServer
4 14 (21.21%) VMware ESX
5 10 (15.15%) vCloud
5 10 (15.15%) vSphere
6 4 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (4.55%) Terminal Services
7 3 (4.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (28.79%) Backup Exec
2 10 (15.15%) Puppet
2 10 (15.15%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (15.15%) Ansible
3 5 (7.58%) WSUS
3 5 (7.58%) SCCM
3 5 (7.58%) SCOM
4 1 (1.52%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 50 (75.76%) VMware
2 40 (60.61%) Microsoft
3 27 (40.91%) Citrix
4 11 (16.67%) Oracle
4 11 (16.67%) Symantec
5 10 (15.15%) Cisco
5 10 (15.15%) IBM
5 10 (15.15%) Red Hat
5 10 (15.15%) F5
5 10 (15.15%) SaltStack
6 8 (12.12%) Avaya
7 4 (6.06%) HP
8 3 (4.55%) Apple
8 3 (4.55%) Google
8 3 (4.55%) Brocade
8 3 (4.55%) 3PAR
9 2 (3.03%) SAP