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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 45 51 44
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 9 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.22% 1.94% 4.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.33% 10.47% 16.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 18
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £22,900 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,000 £38,300
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
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
73 86 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 17.98% 18.53% 29.65%
Number of salaries quoted 60 68 105
Average salary £28,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.11% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,956 £23,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 13 (59.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
6 9 (40.91%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (36.36%) VMware
7 8 (36.36%) Clustering
7 8 (36.36%) Problem Management
7 8 (36.36%) Change Management
7 8 (36.36%) Incident Management
7 8 (36.36%) CTI
7 8 (36.36%) PBX
7 8 (36.36%) VoIP
8 6 (27.27%) Citrix
8 6 (27.27%) ITIL
8 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
9 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
10 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
10 4 (18.18%) DHCP
10 4 (18.18%) DNS
10 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (18.18%) XenApp
10 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
11 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
11 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
11 3 (13.64%) Information Security
11 3 (13.64%) Citrix Presentation Server

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.55%) SAS
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) PBX
1 8 (36.36%) VoIP
1 8 (36.36%) CTI
2 4 (18.18%) DHCP
2 4 (18.18%) DNS
3 1 (4.55%) SAN
3 1 (4.55%) iSCSI
3 1 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Hudson
General
1 1 (4.55%) Back Office
1 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Systems Engineer
1 8 (36.36%) VoIP Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Senior VoIP Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Field Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Support Technician
5 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Facilities Manager
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) IT Support
6 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Technician
6 1 (4.55%) Graduate Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Graduate
6 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Clustering
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
4 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (59.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
5 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
6 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
7 2 (9.09%) Windows Vista
8 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (36.36%) Change Management
2 8 (36.36%) Incident Management
2 8 (36.36%) Problem Management
3 6 (27.27%) ITIL
4 3 (13.64%) Information Security
5 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.55%) Service Management
6 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
6 1 (4.55%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) MCP
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (18.18%) XenApp
3 3 (13.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.55%) vSphere
4 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) VMware
3 6 (27.27%) Citrix
4 3 (13.64%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) Dell
5 1 (4.55%) NetApp
5 1 (4.55%) Sun
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) IBM
5 1 (4.55%) Google
5 1 (4.55%) Dell Compellent