The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 45 33 18
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 1 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 0.35% 3.95% 8.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.82% 9.68% 26.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 16
Average salary - £32,000 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.43%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
Windows Server 2003
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucester region.

Operating Systems Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
122 62 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 42.96% 40.79% 32.66%
Number of salaries quoted 111 48 52
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,250 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,500
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 Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Gloucester region.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in Gloucester

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (90.48%) Active Directory
2 19 (90.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (80.95%) VMware
4 16 (76.19%) SAN
4 16 (76.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
6 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
7 12 (57.14%) VMware ESX
8 11 (52.38%) Linux
8 11 (52.38%) MS Exchange
9 10 (47.62%) Windows XP
10 9 (42.86%) IIS
10 9 (42.86%) Windows 7
10 9 (42.86%) vSphere
11 8 (38.10%) MS Office
11 8 (38.10%) Clustering
12 7 (33.33%) Change Management
12 7 (33.33%) SLA
12 7 (33.33%) SCCM
12 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
13 6 (28.57%) Problem Management
13 6 (28.57%) Office Communications Server
13 6 (28.57%) NAS
13 6 (28.57%) Change Control
13 6 (28.57%) Citrix
13 6 (28.57%) HP
13 6 (28.57%) SharePoint

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 11 (52.38%) MS Exchange
2 9 (42.86%) IIS
3 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (28.57%) Office Communications Server
4 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 3 (14.29%) Apache
6 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Office
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (76.19%) SAN
2 6 (28.57%) Internet
2 6 (28.57%) NAS
3 5 (23.81%) LTE
3 5 (23.81%) 3G
3 5 (23.81%) SS7
3 5 (23.81%) GPRS
3 5 (23.81%) GSM
3 5 (23.81%) PSTN
4 3 (14.29%) SMTP
4 3 (14.29%) SNMP
4 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 3 (14.29%) Firewall
4 3 (14.29%) MPLS
5 2 (9.52%) VLAN
5 2 (9.52%) DNS
6 1 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (4.76%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
6 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 14 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 14 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
3 2 (9.52%) MySQL
General
1 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (42.86%) Support Engineer
3 8 (38.10%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (38.10%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 5 (23.81%) Technical Support
4 5 (23.81%) Technical Support Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support
6 2 (9.52%) Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Network Support
7 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.76%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (90.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (52.38%) Linux
4 10 (47.62%) Windows XP
5 9 (42.86%) Windows 7
6 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (14.29%) CentOS
6 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (9.52%) Windows Vista
7 2 (9.52%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Change Management
2 6 (28.57%) Problem Management
2 6 (28.57%) Change Control
3 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
3 2 (9.52%) Load Balancing
3 2 (9.52%) Project Management
3 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) Service Management
4 1 (4.76%) Network Management
4 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) PHP
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (90.48%) Active Directory
2 16 (76.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (57.14%) VMware ESX
4 9 (42.86%) vSphere
5 3 (14.29%) Terminal Services
5 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 2 (9.52%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (9.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (4.76%) VMware Server
7 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (4.76%) XenApp
7 1 (4.76%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) VMware
2 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
3 6 (28.57%) HP
3 6 (28.57%) Citrix
4 5 (23.81%) Dell
4 5 (23.81%) EMC
4 5 (23.81%) Oracle
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco
5 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.76%) Symantec
6 1 (4.76%) Websense
6 1 (4.76%) IronPort
6 1 (4.76%) Veeam
6 1 (4.76%) 3PAR