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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 48 35 47
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 10 43 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.60% 9.01% 2.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.00% 24.29% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 42 8
Average salary £43,000 £38,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.15% +15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,650 £19,700
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £48,800 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,800
% change year-on-year
- +0.57%
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
100 177 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 26.04% 37.11% 25.32%
Number of salaries quoted 82 170 67
Average salary £44,000 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,000 £50,000
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 31 October 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Leicester

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
5 7 (35.00%) PBX
5 7 (35.00%) Change Management
6 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
6 6 (30.00%) Linux
6 6 (30.00%) ITIL
7 5 (25.00%) Service Management
7 5 (25.00%) Project Management
7 5 (25.00%) Mainframe
7 5 (25.00%) Middleware
7 5 (25.00%) VMware
7 5 (25.00%) IVR
7 5 (25.00%) Release Management
7 5 (25.00%) Clustering
7 5 (25.00%) Banking
8 4 (20.00%) Finance
8 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (20.00%) SAN
8 4 (20.00%) NetApp
9 3 (15.00%) DNS
9 3 (15.00%) LAN
9 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
9 3 (15.00%) WAN
9 3 (15.00%) DHCP
9 3 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2003

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.00%) IIS
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (5.00%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) PBX
2 4 (20.00%) SAN
3 3 (15.00%) WAN
3 3 (15.00%) DHCP
3 3 (15.00%) LAN
3 3 (15.00%) DNS
4 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (10.00%) VoIP
4 2 (10.00%) CTI
5 1 (5.00%) Firewall
5 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (5.00%) Wireless
5 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
5 1 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (5.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (25.00%) Banking
2 4 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 6 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Release Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (5.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Mainframe
1 5 (25.00%) Clustering
1 5 (25.00%) IVR
2 1 (5.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (30.00%) Linux
5 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Change Management
2 6 (30.00%) ITIL
3 5 (25.00%) Project Management
3 5 (25.00%) Service Management
3 5 (25.00%) Release Management
4 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.00%) Migration
4 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) MCSA
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (5.00%) VCAP
3 1 (5.00%) CCEE
3 1 (5.00%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) XenApp
3 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (10.00%) vSphere
4 1 (5.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) VMware
3 4 (20.00%) NetApp
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco
4 2 (10.00%) Dell
4 2 (10.00%) EMC
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) Hitachi
5 1 (5.00%) SAP
5 1 (5.00%) HP
5 1 (5.00%) Sage
5 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint