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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 91 63 45
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -18
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 10 41 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.86% 3.27% 4.34%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.03% 13.02% 14.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 22 38
Average salary £26,500 £46,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.70% +23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £54,750 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £34,750 £34,500 £32,750
% change year-on-year
+0.72% +5.34%
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
248 315 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 21.31% 25.16% 30.28%
Number of salaries quoted 170 236 271
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
Colchester -19 1 £43,500 -8.42%
Windows Server 2003
East of England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (82.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (69.57%) MS Exchange
3 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
3 16 (69.57%) Active Directory
4 14 (60.87%) VMware
4 14 (60.87%) TCP/IP
4 14 (60.87%) MS Office
4 14 (60.87%) Windows Server
5 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (56.52%) Exchange Server 2003
6 12 (52.17%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (47.83%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (47.83%) DNS
8 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
8 10 (43.48%) Draytek
8 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (43.48%) Hyper-V
8 10 (43.48%) Windows 7
8 10 (43.48%) Exchange Server 2013
9 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
9 9 (39.13%) DHCP
9 9 (39.13%) Cisco
9 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (34.78%) Blackberry
10 8 (34.78%) Service Delivery
10 8 (34.78%) SMTP
11 7 (30.43%) MCSE
11 7 (30.43%) Backup Exec
12 6 (26.09%) Android

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 16 (69.57%) MS Exchange
2 13 (56.52%) Exchange Server 2003
3 12 (52.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (47.83%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (43.48%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (26.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (8.70%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (60.87%) MS Office
2 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Office 365
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) TCP/IP
2 11 (47.83%) DNS
3 9 (39.13%) DHCP
4 8 (34.78%) SMTP
5 6 (26.09%) DMZ
5 6 (26.09%) Firewall
5 6 (26.09%) IMAP
5 6 (26.09%) VLAN
5 6 (26.09%) VPN
5 6 (26.09%) Wireless
6 4 (17.39%) ADSL
6 4 (17.39%) SAN
6 4 (17.39%) VDSL
7 3 (13.04%) LAN
7 3 (13.04%) NAS
7 3 (13.04%) WAN
8 2 (8.70%) VoIP
9 1 (4.35%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (8.70%) Back Office
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) IT Support
2 9 (39.13%) Analyst
3 8 (34.78%) Support Engineer
4 6 (26.09%) Desktop Support
4 6 (26.09%) IT Engineer
4 6 (26.09%) IT Support Engineer
4 6 (26.09%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (26.09%) Systems Support
4 6 (26.09%) Systems Support Engineer
5 5 (21.74%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 5 (21.74%) Help Desk Analyst
5 5 (21.74%) IT Analyst
5 5 (21.74%) Support Analyst
6 4 (17.39%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (17.39%) Help Desk Support
6 4 (17.39%) Server Support
7 3 (13.04%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 3 (13.04%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (13.04%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 3 (13.04%) Server Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Blackberry
2 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (26.09%) iPhone
2 6 (26.09%) PDA
3 5 (21.74%) Replication
4 4 (17.39%) Smartphone
5 3 (13.04%) Clustering
6 2 (8.70%) Driving Licence
6 2 (8.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (82.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (60.87%) Windows Server
4 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (43.48%) Windows 7
6 6 (26.09%) Android
6 6 (26.09%) Linux
6 6 (26.09%) Windows 10
6 6 (26.09%) Windows 8
6 6 (26.09%) Windows Vista
6 6 (26.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Service Delivery
2 6 (26.09%) ITIL
3 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity
3 2 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (8.70%) Change Control
3 2 (8.70%) Database Mirroring
3 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
3 2 (8.70%) Logistics
3 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
3 2 (8.70%) People Management
3 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.35%) CRM
4 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (30.43%) MCSE
3 5 (21.74%) MCITP
3 5 (21.74%) MCP
3 5 (21.74%) MCSA
4 3 (13.04%) MCTS
4 3 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (4.35%) CCA
5 1 (4.35%) CCAA
5 1 (4.35%) CCEA
5 1 (4.35%) CCENT
5 1 (4.35%) CCIA
5 1 (4.35%) CCNA
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (69.57%) Active Directory
2 10 (43.48%) Hyper-V
2 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (17.39%) XenServer
4 3 (13.04%) NFS
4 3 (13.04%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.35%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.35%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) SCOM
2 1 (4.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (4.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 14 (60.87%) VMware
3 10 (43.48%) Draytek
4 9 (39.13%) Cisco
5 6 (26.09%) Apple
6 5 (21.74%) Citrix
7 4 (17.39%) AVG
7 4 (17.39%) Sophos
8 3 (13.04%) Veeam
9 2 (8.70%) HP
9 2 (8.70%) Mitel
9 2 (8.70%) Red Gate
10 1 (4.35%) NetApp
10 1 (4.35%) Symantec