The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 79 59 49
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 22 26 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.19% 3.16% 4.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.30% 8.72% 16.92%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 31
Average salary £36,500 £36,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,800 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
Windows Server 2003
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
349 298 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 34.69% 36.17% 24.94%
Number of salaries quoted 273 241 181
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,200 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £46,000
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 Gloucestershire

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Cheltenham -9 11 £36,500 -1.35%
Gloucester -12 1 - - 1
Windows Server 2003
South West

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 87 (100.00%) Windows
2 78 (89.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 54 (62.07%) Microsoft
4 43 (49.43%) VMware
5 39 (44.83%) Active Directory
6 37 (42.53%) SQL Server
7 36 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
8 31 (35.63%) Finance
9 29 (33.33%) SQL
9 29 (33.33%) SAN
10 28 (32.18%) IIS
11 27 (31.03%) Citrix
12 25 (28.74%) MS Office
13 24 (27.59%) MS Exchange
14 23 (26.44%) SQL Server 2008
14 23 (26.44%) Windows Server 2012
15 22 (25.29%) Windows 2000 Server
16 20 (22.99%) Windows XP
16 20 (22.99%) SQL Server 2005
17 18 (20.69%) Hyper-V
18 16 (18.39%) Linux
18 16 (18.39%) Windows 7
18 16 (18.39%) SCCM
19 15 (17.24%) Data Protection
19 15 (17.24%) Clustering
19 15 (17.24%) VMware ESX
19 15 (17.24%) Advertising
20 14 (16.09%) Internet
20 14 (16.09%) Exchange Server 2007
21 12 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2003

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 28 (32.18%) IIS
2 24 (27.59%) MS Exchange
3 14 (16.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (9.20%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (6.90%) SharePoint
6 6 (6.90%) Office Communications Server
7 5 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (3.45%) Apache
9 2 (2.30%) Lync
10 1 (1.15%) Oracle Spatial
10 1 (1.15%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 25 (28.74%) MS Office
2 10 (11.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.20%) Office 365
2 1 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (33.33%) SAN
2 14 (16.09%) Internet
3 11 (12.64%) Firewall
4 9 (10.34%) TCP/IP
5 7 (8.05%) VPN
5 7 (8.05%) DNS
5 7 (8.05%) 3G
5 7 (8.05%) NAS
6 6 (6.90%) VoIP
6 6 (6.90%) Wireless
6 6 (6.90%) SMTP
7 5 (5.75%) DHCP
7 5 (5.75%) GPRS
7 5 (5.75%) GSM
7 5 (5.75%) PSTN
7 5 (5.75%) SS7
7 5 (5.75%) LTE
8 4 (4.60%) VLAN
9 3 (3.45%) Network Security
9 3 (3.45%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (42.53%) SQL Server
2 23 (26.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (22.99%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (6.90%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (2.30%) MySQL
7 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (10.34%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.15%) Hudson
3 1 (1.15%) Jenkins
General
1 31 (35.63%) Finance
2 15 (17.24%) Advertising
3 7 (8.05%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.75%) Back Office
5 1 (1.15%) Electronics
5 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (28.74%) Support Engineer
2 21 (24.14%) Technical Support
3 17 (19.54%) Support Analyst
3 17 (19.54%) Analyst
4 16 (18.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (13.79%) 3rd Line Support
5 12 (13.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 10 (11.49%) DBA
7 9 (10.34%) Technical Support Analyst
7 9 (10.34%) Technical Analyst
7 9 (10.34%) SQL DBA
7 9 (10.34%) IT Support
8 8 (9.20%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 8 (9.20%) Technical Engineer
8 8 (9.20%) Technical Support Engineer
8 8 (9.20%) SQL Server DBA
9 7 (8.05%) Desktop Support
9 7 (8.05%) Support Specialist
10 6 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (6.90%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.79%) .NET
1 12 (13.79%) XML
2 9 (10.34%) COM
3 2 (2.30%) Web Services
4 1 (1.15%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.24%) Clustering
2 12 (13.79%) Client/Server
3 9 (10.34%) N-Tier
3 9 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (9.20%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (5.75%) iSeries
5 5 (5.75%) LPAR
5 5 (5.75%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.75%) AS400
6 3 (3.45%) Thin Client
6 3 (3.45%) Fat Client
7 2 (2.30%) PDA
8 1 (1.15%) Replication
8 1 (1.15%) DTV
8 1 (1.15%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 87 (100.00%) Windows
2 78 (89.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (26.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (25.29%) Windows 2000 Server
5 20 (22.99%) Windows XP
6 16 (18.39%) Windows 7
6 16 (18.39%) Linux
7 9 (10.34%) Windows 8
8 4 (4.60%) CentOS
8 4 (4.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (3.45%) Windows 2000
9 3 (3.45%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.15%) Debian
10 1 (1.15%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.15%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.24%) Data Protection
2 10 (11.49%) Change Management
3 9 (10.34%) Configuration Management
3 9 (10.34%) Data Modelling
3 9 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (9.20%) Performance Monitoring
4 8 (9.20%) SDLC
5 7 (8.05%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (8.05%) Migration
6 6 (6.90%) Problem Management
6 6 (6.90%) Change Control
7 5 (5.75%) Project Management
8 4 (4.60%) ITIL
8 4 (4.60%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (4.60%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (3.45%) Line Management
9 3 (3.45%) Incident Management
9 3 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (2.30%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 29 (33.33%) SQL
2 9 (10.34%) T-SQL
3 5 (5.75%) COBOL
4 3 (3.45%) Java
4 3 (3.45%) PHP
5 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.15%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (8.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.75%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (3.45%) MCSE
4 3 (3.45%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.30%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.30%) CCA
5 2 (2.30%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.20%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (44.83%) Active Directory
2 36 (41.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (20.69%) Hyper-V
4 15 (17.24%) VMware ESX
5 11 (12.64%) vSphere
6 6 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (4.60%) XenApp
7 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (3.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (3.45%) VMware Server
8 3 (3.45%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (3.45%) Terminal Services
9 2 (2.30%) XenDesktop
10 1 (1.15%) Oracle Clusterware
10 1 (1.15%) XenServer
10 1 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 16 (18.39%) SCCM
2 9 (10.34%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.30%) vMotion
4 2 (2.30%) SCOM
4 2 (2.30%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.15%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Flashback
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 54 (62.07%) Microsoft
2 43 (49.43%) VMware
3 27 (31.03%) Citrix
4 8 (9.20%) Dell
4 8 (9.20%) Cisco
5 7 (8.05%) Symantec
6 6 (6.90%) IBM
6 6 (6.90%) Oracle
6 6 (6.90%) HP
6 6 (6.90%) Veeam
7 5 (5.75%) Websense
7 5 (5.75%) EMC
7 5 (5.75%) Red Hat
8 4 (4.60%) Sophos
9 3 (3.45%) IronPort
10 1 (1.15%) Remedy
10 1 (1.15%) NetApp
10 1 (1.15%) SAP
10 1 (1.15%) 3PAR