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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 65 62 47
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 35 25 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.70% 2.73% 4.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.01% 7.53% 14.91%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 31
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £29,600 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
318 332 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 33.62% 36.24% 27.70%
Number of salaries quoted 258 272 205
Average salary £39,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £46,000
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 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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -1 12 £35,000 -5.40%
Gloucester -5 8 £50,000 +53.84%
Windows Server 2003
South West

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 103 (100.00%) Windows
2 91 (88.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 61 (59.22%) Microsoft
4 57 (55.34%) VMware
5 50 (48.54%) Active Directory
6 49 (47.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 42 (40.78%) Citrix
8 38 (36.89%) SQL Server
9 35 (33.98%) SAN
9 35 (33.98%) Windows Server 2012
10 34 (33.01%) SQL
11 32 (31.07%) Finance
12 30 (29.13%) Hyper-V
13 29 (28.16%) IIS
13 29 (28.16%) MS Exchange
14 28 (27.18%) MS Office
15 24 (23.30%) SCCM
16 23 (22.33%) Advertising
17 22 (21.36%) Clustering
17 22 (21.36%) SQL Server 2008
17 22 (21.36%) Windows 2000 Server
18 19 (18.45%) Windows XP
18 19 (18.45%) SQL Server 2005
19 18 (17.48%) VMware ESX
20 17 (16.50%) Linux
20 17 (16.50%) Exchange Server 2003
20 17 (16.50%) Windows 7
21 16 (15.53%) Exchange Server 2007
22 15 (14.56%) Data Protection
23 14 (13.59%) vSphere

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 29 (28.16%) IIS
1 29 (28.16%) MS Exchange
2 17 (16.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 16 (15.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (9.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (5.83%) SharePoint
5 6 (5.83%) Office Communications Server
6 5 (4.85%) Lync
7 4 (3.88%) Apache
7 4 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.97%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.97%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 28 (27.18%) MS Office
2 12 (11.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.68%) Office 365
2 2 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (33.98%) SAN
2 14 (13.59%) Internet
2 14 (13.59%) Firewall
3 11 (10.68%) TCP/IP
4 8 (7.77%) VPN
4 8 (7.77%) DNS
5 7 (6.80%) 3G
5 7 (6.80%) Wireless
5 7 (6.80%) VLAN
5 7 (6.80%) NAS
6 6 (5.83%) WAN
6 6 (5.83%) SMTP
7 5 (4.85%) GPRS
7 5 (4.85%) GSM
7 5 (4.85%) iSCSI
7 5 (4.85%) LTE
7 5 (4.85%) PSTN
7 5 (4.85%) VoIP
7 5 (4.85%) SS7
8 4 (3.88%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (36.89%) SQL Server
2 22 (21.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (18.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (5.83%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.91%) MySQL
5 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.97%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (8.74%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (2.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.97%) Hudson
3 1 (0.97%) Jenkins
General
1 32 (31.07%) Finance
2 23 (22.33%) Advertising
3 7 (6.80%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.88%) Back Office
5 1 (0.97%) Electronics
5 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.97%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (33.01%) Support Engineer
2 21 (20.39%) Technical Support
2 21 (20.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (16.50%) Support Analyst
3 17 (16.50%) Analyst
4 14 (13.59%) IT Support
5 13 (12.62%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 13 (12.62%) 3rd Line Support
6 11 (10.68%) DBA
7 10 (9.71%) SQL Server DBA
7 10 (9.71%) SQL DBA
7 10 (9.71%) IT Support Engineer
8 9 (8.74%) Technical Analyst
8 9 (8.74%) Desktop Support
8 9 (8.74%) 2nd Line Support
8 9 (8.74%) Technical Support Analyst
9 8 (7.77%) Technical Support Engineer
9 8 (7.77%) Technical Engineer
9 8 (7.77%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 8 (7.77%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.62%) .NET
2 12 (11.65%) XML
3 10 (9.71%) COM
4 2 (1.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (21.36%) Clustering
2 13 (12.62%) Client/Server
3 10 (9.71%) N-Tier
3 10 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (8.74%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (4.85%) iSeries
5 5 (4.85%) LPAR
5 5 (4.85%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.85%) AS400
6 4 (3.88%) PDA
7 3 (2.91%) Thin Client
7 3 (2.91%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.97%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.97%) CMDB
8 1 (0.97%) DTV
8 1 (0.97%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 103 (100.00%) Windows
2 91 (88.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (33.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (21.36%) Windows 2000 Server
5 19 (18.45%) Windows XP
6 17 (16.50%) Windows 7
6 17 (16.50%) Linux
7 9 (8.74%) Windows 8
8 5 (4.85%) CentOS
8 5 (4.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.91%) Windows 2000
9 3 (2.91%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.97%) Debian
10 1 (0.97%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.97%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (14.56%) Data Protection
2 10 (9.71%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (9.71%) Data Modelling
2 10 (9.71%) Change Management
3 9 (8.74%) Configuration Management
3 9 (8.74%) Migration
3 9 (8.74%) Performance Monitoring
3 9 (8.74%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (7.77%) SDLC
5 6 (5.83%) Change Control
5 6 (5.83%) Problem Management
6 4 (3.88%) Incident Management
6 4 (3.88%) Service Delivery
6 4 (3.88%) Project Management
6 4 (3.88%) ITIL
7 3 (2.91%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (2.91%) Load Balancing
7 3 (2.91%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (1.94%) Line Management
8 2 (1.94%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 34 (33.01%) SQL
2 10 (9.71%) T-SQL
3 5 (4.85%) COBOL
4 4 (3.88%) PHP
5 3 (2.91%) Java
6 1 (0.97%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.97%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.97%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (10.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (6.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (5.83%) MCSE
4 5 (4.85%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.88%) CCA
5 4 (3.88%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (2.91%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.94%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.97%) MCP
8 1 (0.97%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.77%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (48.54%) Active Directory
2 49 (47.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (29.13%) Hyper-V
4 18 (17.48%) VMware ESX
5 14 (13.59%) vSphere
6 8 (7.77%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (6.80%) XenApp
8 6 (5.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (3.88%) Terminal Services
9 4 (3.88%) XenDesktop
10 3 (2.91%) VMware Workstation
10 3 (2.91%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (2.91%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.97%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.97%) Oracle Clusterware
11 1 (0.97%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 24 (23.30%) SCCM
2 13 (12.62%) Backup Exec
3 5 (4.85%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (3.88%) vMotion
4 4 (3.88%) SCOM
4 4 (3.88%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.97%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.97%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle Flashback
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 61 (59.22%) Microsoft
2 57 (55.34%) VMware
3 42 (40.78%) Citrix
4 11 (10.68%) Symantec
5 9 (8.74%) Cisco
6 8 (7.77%) Veeam
7 7 (6.80%) Dell
7 7 (6.80%) Websense
8 6 (5.83%) Sophos
8 6 (5.83%) Red Hat
8 6 (5.83%) HP
8 6 (5.83%) IBM
8 6 (5.83%) Oracle
9 5 (4.85%) EMC
10 3 (2.91%) IronPort
11 1 (0.97%) 3PAR
11 1 (0.97%) SAP
11 1 (0.97%) Apple
11 1 (0.97%) NetApp
11 1 (0.97%) Remedy