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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 50 44 46
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 7 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.77% 3.36% 3.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.11% 14.42% 19.51%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 14
Average salary £26,500 £25,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -1.96%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +7.69%
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
63 104 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 15.91% 23.32% 18.64%
Number of salaries quoted 48 87 77
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £29,339
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +19.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,250 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,800 £40,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

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
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram 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 28 April 2016. 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 +13 6 £26,500 -42.70%
Accrington - 1 £14,000 -
Windows Server 2003
North West

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
3 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (50.00%) VMware
5 6 (42.86%) VPN
6 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
7 4 (28.57%) Wyse
7 4 (28.57%) HP
7 4 (28.57%) Dell
7 4 (28.57%) Citrix
7 4 (28.57%) Mac OS X
7 4 (28.57%) Apple
7 4 (28.57%) Terminal Services
7 4 (28.57%) Xerox
8 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
9 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
9 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (7.14%) Health Informatics
10 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
10 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
10 1 (7.14%) SLA
10 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (7.14%) Marketing
10 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
10 1 (7.14%) Informatics
10 1 (7.14%) Network Security
10 1 (7.14%) Finance

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) VPN
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) Network Security
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 7 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 7 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Project Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Service Desk Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Field Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Field Service Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) IT Support
4 2 (14.29%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (14.29%) IT Technician
4 2 (14.29%) Support Technician
5 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Health Informatics
1 1 (7.14%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
4 4 (28.57%) Mac OS X
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) Apple
3 4 (28.57%) Citrix
3 4 (28.57%) Dell
3 4 (28.57%) HP
3 4 (28.57%) Wyse
3 4 (28.57%) Xerox