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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 59 66 34
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -32
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 37 40 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.04% 2.82% 5.07%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.80% 9.03% 14.87%
Number of salaries quoted 12 36 38
Average salary £50,000 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.20% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £21,500 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -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
250 443 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 20.51% 31.26% 34.13%
Number of salaries quoted 160 373 278
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 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 -5 7 £55,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 6 - -
Chelmsford +3 1 £23,500 +4.44%
Colchester -2 1 £47,500 +2.15%
Windows Server 2003
East of England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 80 (100.00%) Windows
2 65 (81.25%) Active Directory
3 58 (72.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 57 (71.25%) VMware
5 50 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 50 (62.50%) DNS
6 47 (58.75%) Microsoft
7 40 (50.00%) MS Exchange
8 38 (47.50%) ITIL
9 37 (46.25%) Exchange Server 2010
10 35 (43.75%) DHCP
11 33 (41.25%) Citrix
12 30 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
13 29 (36.25%) Exchange Server 2003
13 29 (36.25%) SAN
13 29 (36.25%) Windows Server 2012
14 26 (32.50%) SQL Server
14 26 (32.50%) Finance
15 24 (30.00%) Clustering
16 23 (28.75%) Backup Exec
16 23 (28.75%) PowerShell
16 23 (28.75%) MS Excel
17 22 (27.50%) Firewall
17 22 (27.50%) Hyper-V
18 21 (26.25%) Load Balancing
18 21 (26.25%) Linux
18 21 (26.25%) SQL
19 19 (23.75%) VPN
20 18 (22.50%) Change Management
21 17 (21.25%) Blackberry

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 40 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 37 (46.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 29 (36.25%) Exchange Server 2003
5 16 (20.00%) IIS
6 12 (15.00%) OpenStack
6 12 (15.00%) WebSphere
6 12 (15.00%) GlassFish
6 12 (15.00%) WebLogic
6 12 (15.00%) Tomcat
6 12 (15.00%) JBoss
7 9 (11.25%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (10.00%) SharePoint
8 8 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
8 8 (10.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 8 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2000
9 7 (8.75%) Lync
10 2 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 23 (28.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) MS Office
2 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.25%) Office 365
2 12 (15.00%) IBM SmartCloud
2 12 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (15.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (2.50%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 50 (62.50%) DNS
2 35 (43.75%) DHCP
3 29 (36.25%) SAN
4 22 (27.50%) Firewall
5 19 (23.75%) VPN
6 12 (15.00%) BIG-IP
6 12 (15.00%) LDAP
7 9 (11.25%) WAN
8 2 (2.50%) Network Security
9 1 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.25%) FTP
9 1 (1.25%) LAN
9 1 (1.25%) Cisco ICM
9 1 (1.25%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (32.50%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (16.25%) Subversion
2 12 (15.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (32.50%) Finance
2 3 (3.75%) Law
3 2 (2.50%) Retail
4 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (15.00%) Automation Engineer
1 12 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (13.75%) Network Engineer
3 8 (10.00%) Head of IT
4 7 (8.75%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 7 (8.75%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.00%) Desktop Support
6 4 (5.00%) Consultant
7 3 (3.75%) Operations Manager
7 3 (3.75%) Service Manager
7 3 (3.75%) Wintel Consultant
7 3 (3.75%) Service Operations Manager
8 2 (2.50%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 2 (2.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (2.50%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (2.50%) Team Leader
8 2 (2.50%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (2.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 2 (2.50%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.25%) VXML
1 1 (1.25%) MSMQ
1 1 (1.25%) .NET
1 1 (1.25%) HTML
1 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.25%) CSS
1 1 (1.25%) XML
1 1 (1.25%) XSL
1 1 (1.25%) WinForms
1 1 (1.25%) NHibernate
1 1 (1.25%) jQuery
1 1 (1.25%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (30.00%) Clustering
2 17 (21.25%) Blackberry
3 15 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 8 (10.00%) BYOD
5 3 (3.75%) Replication
5 3 (3.75%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.25%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 80 (100.00%) Windows
2 58 (72.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (36.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (26.25%) Linux
5 16 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 16 (20.00%) Windows 8
6 12 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (15.00%) UNIX
7 10 (12.50%) Windows 7
8 9 (11.25%) Windows 2000
9 4 (5.00%) Debian
10 3 (3.75%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (2.50%) Apple iOS
11 2 (2.50%) CentOS
11 2 (2.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (47.50%) ITIL
2 21 (26.25%) Load Balancing
3 18 (22.50%) Change Management
4 12 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 9 (11.25%) DevOps
7 8 (10.00%) CRM
7 8 (10.00%) Project Management
7 8 (10.00%) Strategic Management
7 8 (10.00%) High Availability
7 8 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 8 (10.00%) SDLC
8 5 (6.25%) Problem Management
8 5 (6.25%) Change Control
9 3 (3.75%) Time Management
10 2 (2.50%) Mentoring
10 2 (2.50%) Network Management
10 2 (2.50%) Asset Management
10 2 (2.50%) Migration
11 1 (1.25%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 23 (28.75%) PowerShell
2 21 (26.25%) SQL
3 12 (15.00%) Bash Shell
3 12 (15.00%) Korn
3 12 (15.00%) Perl
4 9 (11.25%) VBScript
5 1 (1.25%) Tcl
5 1 (1.25%) VB
5 1 (1.25%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.25%) C#
5 1 (1.25%) Java
5 1 (1.25%) VB6
5 1 (1.25%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 14 (17.50%) MCSE
2 8 (10.00%) Degree
3 6 (7.50%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (3.75%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 65 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 50 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (27.50%) Hyper-V
4 16 (20.00%) XenApp
5 12 (15.00%) vCloud
5 12 (15.00%) XenServer
5 12 (15.00%) vSphere
5 12 (15.00%) VMware ESX
6 7 (8.75%) XenDesktop
7 4 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (3.75%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.25%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 23 (28.75%) Backup Exec
2 12 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (15.00%) Ansible
2 12 (15.00%) Puppet
3 6 (7.50%) WSUS
3 6 (7.50%) SCCM
3 6 (7.50%) SCOM
4 1 (1.25%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 57 (71.25%) VMware
2 47 (58.75%) Microsoft
3 33 (41.25%) Citrix
4 15 (18.75%) Symantec
5 13 (16.25%) Oracle
6 12 (15.00%) F5
6 12 (15.00%) SaltStack
6 12 (15.00%) IBM
6 12 (15.00%) Red Hat
7 11 (13.75%) Cisco
8 8 (10.00%) HP
8 8 (10.00%) Avaya
9 7 (8.75%) 3PAR
10 5 (6.25%) Brocade
11 3 (3.75%) Apple
12 2 (2.50%) Google
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