The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 60 59 45
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 16 36 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.28% 3.87% 5.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.81% 16.59% 23.03%
Number of salaries quoted 16 35 35
Average salary £27,500 £39,000 £35,213
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.48% +10.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -7.14%
Windows Server 2003
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
148 217 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 21.08% 23.31% 23.78%
Number of salaries quoted 119 207 136
Average salary £32,500 £39,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +6.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +12 12 £30,500 -21.79% 1
Loughborough - 4 £27,500 -
Windows Server 2003
East Midlands

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (76.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (56.67%) Active Directory
4 14 (46.67%) VMware
5 13 (43.33%) SQL
6 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (36.67%) Citrix
7 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
8 10 (33.33%) DNS
8 10 (33.33%) MS Exchange
9 9 (30.00%) Hyper-V
10 8 (26.67%) Windows Vista
10 8 (26.67%) Windows XP
10 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
10 8 (26.67%) TCP/IP
10 8 (26.67%) DHCP
11 7 (23.33%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (23.33%) Firewall
11 7 (23.33%) Finance
12 6 (20.00%) TickIT
12 6 (20.00%) Identity Management
12 6 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
12 6 (20.00%) Clustering
12 6 (20.00%) Backup Exec
12 6 (20.00%) ISO 9001
12 6 (20.00%) Biometrics
12 6 (20.00%) Smartcard
12 6 (20.00%) Automated Testing
12 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (20.00%) Degree

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 10 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.33%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Google Apps
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) DNS
2 8 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 8 (26.67%) DHCP
3 7 (23.33%) Firewall
4 5 (16.67%) CTI
4 5 (16.67%) PBX
4 5 (16.67%) VoIP
5 3 (10.00%) WAN
6 2 (6.67%) LAN
6 2 (6.67%) SAN
6 2 (6.67%) Wireless
7 1 (3.33%) iSCSI
7 1 (3.33%) VLAN
7 1 (3.33%) SSH
7 1 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (3.33%) Internet
7 1 (3.33%) FTP
7 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Hudson
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Back Office
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) VoIP Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Senior VoIP Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Support Technician
4 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Principal Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) IT Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Data Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Clustering
1 6 (20.00%) Biometrics
1 6 (20.00%) Smartcard
1 6 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.67%) Thin Client
2 2 (6.67%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (76.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (26.67%) Windows Vista
4 8 (26.67%) Windows XP
5 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
6 3 (10.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (20.00%) Identity Management
2 6 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.00%) Cyber Security
3 5 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 5 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 5 (16.67%) Change Management
4 4 (13.33%) ITIL
5 2 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (6.67%) Migration
6 1 (3.33%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (3.33%) Supplier Management
6 1 (3.33%) Change Control
6 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.33%) Information Security
6 1 (3.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.67%) MCP
3 1 (3.33%) MCSE
3 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) TickIT
1 6 (20.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (56.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (30.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (10.00%) XenApp
6 2 (6.67%) XenDesktop
7 1 (3.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (3.33%) vSphere
7 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) VMware
2 11 (36.67%) Citrix
2 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.33%) HP
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco
5 2 (6.67%) Dell
6 1 (3.33%) LANDesk
6 1 (3.33%) Google
6 1 (3.33%) NetApp
6 1 (3.33%) Apple
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle
6 1 (3.33%) IBM
6 1 (3.33%) Sun