The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 45 47 42
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 6 33 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.57% 6.04% 4.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.00% 19.08% 17.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6 30 16
Average salary £24,500 £38,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.52% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,375 £33,850 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £39,300 £35,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
Windows Server 2003
Leicestershire

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

Operating Systems Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
100 173 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 26.11% 31.68% 26.91%
Number of salaries quoted 92 156 93
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,900 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in Leicester

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Leicester

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
5 7 (43.75%) PBX
6 6 (37.50%) Clustering
7 5 (31.25%) IVR
7 5 (31.25%) Project Management
7 5 (31.25%) ITIL
8 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (25.00%) DNS
8 4 (25.00%) Finance
8 4 (25.00%) Change Management
8 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
9 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (18.75%) Banking
9 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (18.75%) VMware
9 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
9 3 (18.75%) WAN
10 2 (12.50%) DHCP
10 2 (12.50%) LAN
10 2 (12.50%) MS Office
10 2 (12.50%) Linux
10 2 (12.50%) Cisco
10 2 (12.50%) VoIP
10 2 (12.50%) Mainframe

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) PBX
2 4 (25.00%) DNS
3 3 (18.75%) WAN
4 2 (12.50%) DHCP
4 2 (12.50%) LAN
4 2 (12.50%) VoIP
4 2 (12.50%) CTI
5 1 (6.25%) SSH
5 1 (6.25%) Firewall
5 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (6.25%) Wireless
5 1 (6.25%) VLAN
5 1 (6.25%) Internet
5 1 (6.25%) SAN
5 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Retail
3 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Systems Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Field Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) IT Support
3 1 (6.25%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Voice Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
3 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Release Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Clustering
2 5 (31.25%) IVR
3 2 (12.50%) Mainframe
3 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
6 2 (12.50%) Linux
7 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
7 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Project Management
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Change Management
3 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 2 (12.50%) Service Management
4 2 (12.50%) Release Management
4 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (6.25%) Change Control
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security
5 1 (6.25%) Network Load Balancing
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.25%) XenApp
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
1 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) LANDesk
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) Dell
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) Apple
4 1 (6.25%) Sage