The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford 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 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 Knutsford region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 23 28 31
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 9 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 6.25% 1.80% 3.83%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.31% 7.50% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 8
Average salary £34,500 £41,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.85% -20.38%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +1.44%
Operating Systems Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
52 40 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 36.11% 23.95% 23.92%
Number of salaries quoted 37 38 50
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £18,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Windows Server 2003
Cheshire

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in Knutsford

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in Knutsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Knutsford region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Knutsford

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 12 (100.00%) ITIL
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (75.00%) Change Management
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (66.67%) Windows 2000
4 7 (58.33%) SAN
4 7 (58.33%) Problem Management
5 5 (41.67%) MCTS
5 5 (41.67%) MCITP
5 5 (41.67%) VMware
5 5 (41.67%) VMware ESX
5 5 (41.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 5 (41.67%) Change Control
5 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (41.67%) Citrix
5 5 (41.67%) CCA
5 5 (41.67%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (41.67%) VMS
6 4 (33.33%) SMTP
6 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 4 (33.33%) DNS
6 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (33.33%) Perl
6 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
6 4 (33.33%) .NET
6 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 4 (33.33%) Symantec

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) SAN
2 4 (33.33%) SMTP
2 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (33.33%) DNS
2 4 (33.33%) NAS
General
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Server Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Server Support Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Windows Server Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Server Support
1 5 (41.67%) Support Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Windows Support Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Exchange Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Messaging Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Clustering
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (66.67%) Windows 2000
4 5 (41.67%) VMS
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (25.00%) zOS
6 3 (25.00%) MVS
6 3 (25.00%) AIX
6 3 (25.00%) Windows NT
6 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
2 9 (75.00%) Change Management
3 7 (58.33%) Problem Management
4 5 (41.67%) Change Control
5 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 4 (33.33%) Load Balancing
6 3 (25.00%) Migration
6 3 (25.00%) Performance Management
6 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
6 3 (25.00%) Capacity Management
6 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Perl
1 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (41.67%) MCTS
2 5 (41.67%) MCITP
2 5 (41.67%) CCA
2 5 (41.67%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (25.00%) MCP
3 3 (25.00%) MCSE
3 3 (25.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) VMware ESX
1 5 (41.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (25.00%) Tivoli
2 3 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) VMware
1 5 (41.67%) Citrix
2 4 (33.33%) Symantec
2 4 (33.33%) McAfee
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco