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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 55 66 45
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -21
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 4 15 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.94% 2.56% 4.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.08% 12.00% 25.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 21
Average salary £27,750 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.84% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £35,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £44,100 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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
98 125 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 22.95% 21.29% 19.65%
Number of salaries quoted 83 122 83
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,180 £24,450 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £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 17 April 2015.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Leicester

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) DNS
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) VMware
5 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (30.00%) WAN
5 3 (30.00%) DHCP
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco
5 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (30.00%) Citrix
5 3 (30.00%) XenApp
5 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
6 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (20.00%) SAN
6 2 (20.00%) Thin Client
6 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (20.00%) LAN
6 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (20.00%) Fat Client
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (20.00%) Migration

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Google Apps
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) WAN
2 3 (30.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) SAN
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (10.00%) SSH
4 1 (10.00%) VLAN
4 1 (10.00%) VPN
4 1 (10.00%) Internet
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall
4 1 (10.00%) PBX
4 1 (10.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Field Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (20.00%) Clustering
1 2 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (10.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (30.00%) XenApp
3 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) WSUS
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Dell
4 1 (10.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) Apple
4 1 (10.00%) Google
4 1 (10.00%) LANDesk