The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 60 56 48
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 2 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.42% 1.62% 2.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.67% 6.34% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 11
Average salary £21,250 £21,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -23.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,250 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £28,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -
Windows Server 2003
North 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 Lancashire region.

Operating Systems Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
75 142 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 15.92% 25.59% 21.28%
Number of salaries quoted 68 125 95
Average salary £31,500 £30,682 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in Lancashire

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. 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
Blackburn +6 1 £22,500 +7.14%
Preston - 1 £20,000 - 1
Windows Server 2003
North West

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
3 11 (64.71%) Citrix
3 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (58.82%) Windows 7
4 10 (58.82%) VMware
5 8 (47.06%) MS Office
5 8 (47.06%) Windows XP
6 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
6 7 (41.18%) HP
6 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
6 7 (41.18%) Firewall
7 6 (35.29%) Terminal Services
7 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
7 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (29.41%) SQL
8 5 (29.41%) Cisco
8 5 (29.41%) SAN
8 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (23.53%) A+ Certification
9 4 (23.53%) NetApp
9 4 (23.53%) Linux
9 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (23.53%) vSphere
9 4 (23.53%) XenApp
10 3 (17.65%) XenServer
10 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
10 3 (17.65%) MCSE

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
1 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) Firewall
2 5 (29.41%) SAN
3 3 (17.65%) WAN
4 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.88%) VPN
5 1 (5.88%) LAN
5 1 (5.88%) PBX
5 1 (5.88%) VoIP
5 1 (5.88%) Internet
5 1 (5.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) MS Access
General
1 1 (5.88%) German Language
1 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) IT Support
2 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) IT Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Network Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Server Support
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Support
4 1 (5.88%) Support Technician
4 1 (5.88%) Field Service Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (58.82%) Windows 7
4 8 (47.06%) Windows XP
5 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (23.53%) Linux
7 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
7 3 (17.65%) AIX
8 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
8 1 (5.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL
1 3 (17.65%) Change Management
1 3 (17.65%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (23.53%) A+ Certification
2 3 (17.65%) MCSE
2 3 (17.65%) MCSA
2 3 (17.65%) CCNA
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.88%) MCP
3 1 (5.88%) HND
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 6 (35.29%) Terminal Services
3 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (23.53%) vSphere
3 4 (23.53%) XenApp
4 3 (17.65%) XenServer
5 2 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
6 1 (5.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Citrix
2 10 (58.82%) VMware
3 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 7 (41.18%) HP
4 5 (29.41%) Cisco
5 4 (23.53%) NetApp
6 3 (17.65%) Dell
7 1 (5.88%) Nortel
7 1 (5.88%) Apple
7 1 (5.88%) Avaya
7 1 (5.88%) Symantec
7 1 (5.88%) Wyse
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Accrington, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago