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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 45 49 54
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 42 41 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.66% 3.61% 3.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.67% 11.42% 8.71%
Number of salaries quoted 31 29 25
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £46,900
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +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
252 359 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 21.97% 31.57% 35.31%
Number of salaries quoted 199 313 283
Average salary £39,450 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.37% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,500 £52,500
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 1 October 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 1 October 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
Basildon +9 6 £31,250 -
Colchester +2 4 £40,000 -13.51% 4
Brentwood -2 4 - -
Witham - 4 £35,000 -
Purfleet - 2 £28,000 -
Southend-on-Sea -9 1 £37,500 -14.77%
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 1 October 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 72 (91.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (50.63%) MS Exchange
4 34 (43.04%) Microsoft
4 34 (43.04%) Active Directory
4 34 (43.04%) Citrix
5 31 (39.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 28 (35.44%) VMware
7 27 (34.18%) Firewall
7 27 (34.18%) ITIL
8 26 (32.91%) DNS
8 26 (32.91%) Exchange Server 2007
9 23 (29.11%) Exchange Server 2010
10 21 (26.58%) Exchange Server 2003
10 21 (26.58%) Cisco
10 21 (26.58%) Microsoft Certification
11 19 (24.05%) MS Excel
12 18 (22.78%) Windows XP
13 17 (21.52%) DHCP
13 17 (21.52%) Windows 7
14 15 (18.99%) SAN
14 15 (18.99%) Symantec
15 14 (17.72%) Blackberry
15 14 (17.72%) Linux
15 14 (17.72%) VMware Infrastructure
16 13 (16.46%) vSphere
16 13 (16.46%) Windows 8
16 13 (16.46%) MCSE
17 11 (13.92%) MS Office
17 11 (13.92%) SQL Server

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 26 (32.91%) Exchange Server 2007
3 23 (29.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (26.58%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (6.33%) IIS
5 5 (6.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (6.33%) CMS
6 4 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (3.80%) OpenStack
7 3 (3.80%) GlassFish
7 3 (3.80%) WebSphere
7 3 (3.80%) Tomcat
7 3 (3.80%) WebLogic
8 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (24.05%) MS Excel
2 11 (13.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.06%) SAP Business One
2 2 (2.53%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (2.53%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (34.18%) Firewall
2 26 (32.91%) DNS
3 17 (21.52%) DHCP
4 15 (18.99%) SAN
5 10 (12.66%) VPN
6 8 (10.13%) TCP/IP
7 7 (8.86%) Network Security
7 7 (8.86%) VLAN
8 6 (7.59%) IP Telephony
9 5 (6.33%) SMTP
10 4 (5.06%) LAN
10 4 (5.06%) VoIP
10 4 (5.06%) WAN
10 4 (5.06%) Asterisk PBX
11 3 (3.80%) BIG-IP
12 2 (2.53%) Cisco IOS
12 2 (2.53%) Cisco Nexus
13 1 (1.27%) Fibre Channel
13 1 (1.27%) Junos
13 1 (1.27%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.92%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.06%) MySQL
4 3 (3.80%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.27%) DB2
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.80%) Subversion
General
1 7 (8.86%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.06%) Finance
3 2 (2.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (26.58%) Analyst
2 19 (24.05%) Support Engineer
3 14 (17.72%) Support Analyst
4 13 (16.46%) Desktop Support
5 12 (15.19%) 2nd Line Support
6 11 (13.92%) Team Leader
6 11 (13.92%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 10 (12.66%) Network Engineer
8 8 (10.13%) IT Support
9 7 (8.86%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (7.59%) Support Technician
10 6 (7.59%) Desktop Support Technician
10 6 (7.59%) Desktop Analyst
10 6 (7.59%) Citrix Engineer
10 6 (7.59%) 2nd Line Support Technician
10 6 (7.59%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 6 (7.59%) Desktop Technician
11 5 (6.33%) IT Support Engineer
12 4 (5.06%) Support Specialist
12 4 (5.06%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.06%) ADSI
2 2 (2.53%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.72%) Blackberry
2 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.53%) iPad
3 2 (2.53%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.27%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 79 (100.00%) Windows
2 72 (91.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (39.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (22.78%) Windows XP
5 17 (21.52%) Windows 7
6 14 (17.72%) Linux
7 13 (16.46%) Windows 8
8 5 (6.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (5.06%) Ubuntu
9 4 (5.06%) CentOS
10 3 (3.80%) UNIX
11 2 (2.53%) Windows Vista
11 2 (2.53%) Apple iOS
11 2 (2.53%) Android
11 2 (2.53%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (34.18%) ITIL
2 8 (10.13%) Configuration Management
2 8 (10.13%) Capacity Management
3 6 (7.59%) ERP
3 6 (7.59%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (6.33%) WFM
4 5 (6.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (5.06%) Change Management
5 4 (5.06%) Incident Management
6 3 (3.80%) Load Balancing
6 3 (3.80%) Service Delivery
6 3 (3.80%) Migration
7 2 (2.53%) Service Management
7 2 (2.53%) Project Management
7 2 (2.53%) Data Management
7 2 (2.53%) PRINCE2
7 2 (2.53%) OO
7 2 (2.53%) CRM
7 2 (2.53%) E-Commerce
7 2 (2.53%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.66%) SQL
2 4 (5.06%) T-SQL
2 4 (5.06%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.80%) Bash Shell
3 3 (3.80%) Korn
3 3 (3.80%) Perl
4 2 (2.53%) PHP
4 2 (2.53%) Java
5 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (26.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (16.46%) MCSE
3 8 (10.13%) MCP
3 8 (10.13%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (7.59%) MCITP
5 4 (5.06%) MCTS
5 4 (5.06%) MCSM
6 3 (3.80%) MCSA
6 3 (3.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.53%) NCDA
7 2 (2.53%) NCIE
7 2 (2.53%) VCDX
7 2 (2.53%) VCAP
7 2 (2.53%) VTSP
8 1 (1.27%) Degree
8 1 (1.27%) PMP
8 1 (1.27%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.27%) CCNP
8 1 (1.27%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (43.04%) Active Directory
2 14 (17.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (16.46%) vSphere
4 8 (10.13%) XenApp
4 8 (10.13%) XenServer
4 8 (10.13%) Hyper-V
5 6 (7.59%) VMware ESX
5 6 (7.59%) Terminal Services
6 3 (3.80%) vCloud
7 1 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.27%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 10 (12.66%) Backup Exec
2 4 (5.06%) Opsview
3 3 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.80%) Ansible
3 3 (3.80%) Puppet
4 2 (2.53%) Legato
4 2 (2.53%) WSUS
5 1 (1.27%) SCCM
5 1 (1.27%) SCOM
5 1 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.27%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 34 (43.04%) Microsoft
1 34 (43.04%) Citrix
2 28 (35.44%) VMware
3 21 (26.58%) Cisco
4 15 (18.99%) Symantec
5 6 (7.59%) Avaya
5 6 (7.59%) SAP
5 6 (7.59%) Oracle
5 6 (7.59%) Polycom
5 6 (7.59%) IPFX
6 5 (6.33%) Red Hat
6 5 (6.33%) HP
7 3 (3.80%) SaltStack
7 3 (3.80%) F5
7 3 (3.80%) JBoss
7 3 (3.80%) IBM
7 3 (3.80%) Dell
8 2 (2.53%) JD Edwards
8 2 (2.53%) CommVault
8 2 (2.53%) NetApp
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