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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 56 41 39
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 35 52 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.93% 4.63% 6.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.62% 13.65% 17.93%
Number of salaries quoted 30 39 61
Average salary £36,250 £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.61% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +2.94%
Operating Systems Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
364 381 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 30.51% 33.90% 33.88%
Number of salaries quoted 312 310 342
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,947 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -
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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Colchester -2 8 £46,500 -25.60%
Brentwood +1 6 £32,000 -32.63%
Basildon +8 1 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Chelmsford -6 1 - -
Epping - 1 - -
Windows Server 2003
East of England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 105 (100.00%) Windows
2 99 (94.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 62 (59.05%) Active Directory
4 55 (52.38%) Microsoft
5 49 (46.67%) Citrix
6 47 (44.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 45 (42.86%) MS Exchange
8 39 (37.14%) VMware
9 38 (36.19%) Firewall
10 35 (33.33%) DNS
11 33 (31.43%) Exchange Server 2010
12 32 (30.48%) Microsoft Certification
13 28 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
14 27 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
14 27 (25.71%) SAN
14 27 (25.71%) MS Excel
15 25 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2003
16 24 (22.86%) MCSE
17 23 (21.90%) ITIL
18 20 (19.05%) Cisco
18 20 (19.05%) Windows XP
18 20 (19.05%) MCITP
19 19 (18.10%) vSphere
19 19 (18.10%) DHCP
20 18 (17.14%) Backup Exec
20 18 (17.14%) Windows 7
21 17 (16.19%) XenApp
21 17 (16.19%) SQL
22 16 (15.24%) MS Office
22 16 (15.24%) Symantec

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 45 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 33 (31.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 25 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (8.57%) SharePoint
6 8 (7.62%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (4.76%) CMS
8 4 (3.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (2.86%) IIS
10 2 (1.90%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.95%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.95%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.95%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.95%) Tomcat
Applications
1 27 (25.71%) MS Excel
2 16 (15.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (7.62%) Oracle CRM
1 8 (7.62%) Magento
2 1 (0.95%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.95%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.48%) Office 365
2 1 (0.95%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 38 (36.19%) Firewall
2 35 (33.33%) DNS
3 27 (25.71%) SAN
4 19 (18.10%) DHCP
5 13 (12.38%) TCP/IP
6 11 (10.48%) VPN
7 7 (6.67%) IP Telephony
7 7 (6.67%) Network Security
7 7 (6.67%) NAS
8 6 (5.71%) ADSL
8 6 (5.71%) VLAN
9 5 (4.76%) VDSL
9 5 (4.76%) SMTP
10 4 (3.81%) LAN
10 4 (3.81%) WAN
11 2 (1.90%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (1.90%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (0.95%) BIG-IP
12 1 (0.95%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.95%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.95%) DB2
3 1 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Subversion
1 1 (0.95%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (10.48%) Finance
2 8 (7.62%) Marketing
3 4 (3.81%) Banking
4 3 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.86%) Law
Job Titles
1 31 (29.52%) Analyst
2 23 (21.90%) 2nd Line Support
3 22 (20.95%) Support Engineer
4 21 (20.00%) Support Analyst
5 17 (16.19%) Network Engineer
6 15 (14.29%) Desktop Support
6 15 (14.29%) Team Leader
6 15 (14.29%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 12 (11.43%) Citrix Engineer
8 9 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (7.62%) IT Support
9 8 (7.62%) Desktop Analyst
10 7 (6.67%) Network Support
10 7 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
10 7 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 6 (5.71%) Support Technician
11 6 (5.71%) Desktop Support Technician
11 6 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 6 (5.71%) Desktop Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.57%) ADSI
2 8 (7.62%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 5 (4.76%) Smartphone
3 2 (1.90%) FlexPod
3 2 (1.90%) iPad
4 1 (0.95%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 105 (100.00%) Windows
2 99 (94.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (44.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (19.05%) Windows XP
5 18 (17.14%) Windows 7
6 15 (14.29%) Linux
7 14 (13.33%) Windows 8
8 8 (7.62%) Apple iOS
9 7 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.90%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.90%) Android
10 2 (1.90%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.95%) UNIX
11 1 (0.95%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (21.90%) ITIL
2 12 (11.43%) Configuration Management
2 12 (11.43%) Capacity Management
3 11 (10.48%) Problem Management
4 9 (8.57%) CRM
5 8 (7.62%) Service Delivery
5 8 (7.62%) E-Commerce
5 8 (7.62%) OO
5 8 (7.62%) Incident Management
6 5 (4.76%) WFM
7 4 (3.81%) Service Management
7 4 (3.81%) Performance Management
7 4 (3.81%) Data Management
8 2 (1.90%) ERP
8 2 (1.90%) Software Deployment
8 2 (1.90%) Time Management
8 2 (1.90%) Load Balancing
9 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Data Management
9 1 (0.95%) Asset Management
9 1 (0.95%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (16.19%) SQL
2 8 (7.62%) Java
2 8 (7.62%) PHP
3 6 (5.71%) PowerShell
4 5 (4.76%) VBScript
5 2 (1.90%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.95%) Korn
6 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.95%) Perl
6 1 (0.95%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (30.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (22.86%) MCSE
3 20 (19.05%) MCITP
4 13 (12.38%) MCP
5 9 (8.57%) MCSA
6 7 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.86%) CCA
7 3 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (2.86%) CCEA
8 2 (1.90%) VCAP
8 2 (1.90%) VTSP
8 2 (1.90%) NCDA
8 2 (1.90%) NCIE
8 2 (1.90%) VCDX
8 2 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.95%) MCTS
9 1 (0.95%) MCSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 62 (59.05%) Active Directory
2 27 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (18.10%) vSphere
4 17 (16.19%) XenApp
5 13 (12.38%) Hyper-V
6 7 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (5.71%) XenServer
8 4 (3.81%) VMware ESX
9 3 (2.86%) Terminal Server
10 2 (1.90%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.95%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.95%) vCloud
11 1 (0.95%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (17.14%) Backup Exec
2 7 (6.67%) ARCserve
3 4 (3.81%) SCCM
4 2 (1.90%) Legato
4 2 (1.90%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.90%) SCOM
4 2 (1.90%) WSUS
5 1 (0.95%) Puppet
5 1 (0.95%) Ansible
5 1 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.95%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 55 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 49 (46.67%) Citrix
3 39 (37.14%) VMware
4 20 (19.05%) Cisco
5 16 (15.24%) Symantec
6 11 (10.48%) Oracle
7 9 (8.57%) SAP
8 8 (7.62%) JD Edwards
8 8 (7.62%) WatchGuard
9 7 (6.67%) Veeam
9 7 (6.67%) Juniper
9 7 (6.67%) Red Hat
10 6 (5.71%) Sophos
11 5 (4.76%) Draytek
11 5 (4.76%) AVG
11 5 (4.76%) Avaya
12 2 (1.90%) CommVault
12 2 (1.90%) NetApp
12 2 (1.90%) Pegasus
12 2 (1.90%) Dell
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