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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 51 43 56
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 9 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.94% 5.03% 2.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.34% 17.12% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 10
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £35,800 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £38,200 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +1.44%
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
87 111 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 18.75% 29.37% 29.81%
Number of salaries quoted 69 106 112
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £22,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 27 August 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Leicester

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
1 24 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 19 (79.17%) Active Directory
3 14 (58.33%) MS Exchange
3 14 (58.33%) VMware
4 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
5 12 (50.00%) SAN
5 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (45.83%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (45.83%) TCP/IP
6 11 (45.83%) DNS
6 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
7 10 (41.67%) Linux
7 10 (41.67%) Citrix
7 10 (41.67%) XenApp
8 9 (37.50%) vSphere
8 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (37.50%) Change Management
9 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (29.17%) SCCM
10 7 (29.17%) SCOM
10 7 (29.17%) Data Protection
10 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (29.17%) Dell
10 7 (29.17%) WAN
10 7 (29.17%) IIS
11 6 (25.00%) VBScript
11 6 (25.00%) ITIL

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 14 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (29.17%) IIS
5 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
7 2 (8.33%) Lync
8 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.17%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (50.00%) SAN
2 11 (45.83%) TCP/IP
2 11 (45.83%) DNS
3 7 (29.17%) WAN
4 6 (25.00%) LAN
5 5 (20.83%) NetScaler
5 5 (20.83%) DHCP
5 5 (20.83%) Internet
6 3 (12.50%) FTP
6 3 (12.50%) Wireless
7 2 (8.33%) Firewall
8 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
8 1 (4.17%) NAS
8 1 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 6 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Release Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support
4 3 (12.50%) Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Desktop Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Desktop Support
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (4.17%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Clustering
2 4 (16.67%) Mainframe
3 3 (12.50%) Thin Client
3 3 (12.50%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (41.67%) Linux
4 3 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 3 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Change Management
2 7 (29.17%) Data Protection
3 6 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (25.00%) ITIL
4 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (20.83%) Incident Management
4 5 (20.83%) Problem Management
5 4 (16.67%) Release Management
5 4 (16.67%) Migration
5 4 (16.67%) Service Management
6 1 (4.17%) High Availability
6 1 (4.17%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.17%) CRM
6 1 (4.17%) MOF
6 1 (4.17%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) VBScript
1 6 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.17%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (12.50%) VCAP
4 2 (8.33%) CCEE
4 2 (8.33%) MCSA
4 2 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (4.17%) MCSE
5 1 (4.17%) CCA
5 1 (4.17%) CCAA
5 1 (4.17%) CCIA
5 1 (4.17%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (79.17%) Active Directory
2 11 (45.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (41.67%) XenApp
4 9 (37.50%) vSphere
5 4 (16.67%) XenDesktop
6 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
6 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
7 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (4.17%) ISA Server
7 1 (4.17%) XenServer
7 1 (4.17%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) SCCM
1 7 (29.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) VMware
2 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
3 10 (41.67%) Citrix
4 7 (29.17%) Dell
5 6 (25.00%) HP
6 5 (20.83%) Altiris
6 5 (20.83%) NetApp
7 4 (16.67%) Cisco
8 3 (12.50%) EMC
9 2 (8.33%) Hitachi
9 2 (8.33%) SAP
10 1 (4.17%) Sage
10 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
10 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com