The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 29 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 95 87 87
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 93 102 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.29% 2.76% 3.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.50% 10.39% 11.71%
Number of salaries quoted 85 86 107
Average salary £32,500 £35,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.45% +22.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £22,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +1.44%
Windows Server 2003
North West

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

Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
886 982 982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.81% 26.55% 25.70%
Number of salaries quoted 727 847 846
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £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 Manchester

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in Manchester

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 September 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Manchester

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 September 2014. 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
Altrincham +7 8 £46,000 +19.48%
Bolton +2 3 £20,000 -9.09%
Stockport -11 2 - - 1
Wigan - 1 £22,500 - 2
Rochdale - 1 £24,750 -
Windows Server 2003
North West

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 201 (100.00%) Windows
2 163 (81.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 99 (49.25%) Active Directory
4 93 (46.27%) Microsoft
5 81 (40.30%) VMware
6 80 (39.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 77 (38.31%) MS Exchange
7 77 (38.31%) SQL Server
8 73 (36.32%) ITIL
9 62 (30.85%) VMware Infrastructure
10 60 (29.85%) Citrix
11 52 (25.87%) SQL
12 48 (23.88%) SAN
12 48 (23.88%) Windows 7
13 45 (22.39%) Microsoft Certification
14 43 (21.39%) Exchange Server 2010
15 41 (20.40%) MS Excel
16 40 (19.90%) Exchange Server 2007
17 39 (19.40%) Finance
18 38 (18.91%) Linux
19 36 (17.91%) LAN
19 36 (17.91%) WAN
19 36 (17.91%) .NET
19 36 (17.91%) SQL Server 2008
20 35 (17.41%) DNS
21 34 (16.92%) Hyper-V
22 32 (15.92%) Firewall
23 31 (15.42%) MS Office
23 31 (15.42%) HP
24 28 (13.93%) C#

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 77 (38.31%) MS Exchange
2 43 (21.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 40 (19.90%) Exchange Server 2007
4 27 (13.43%) Exchange Server 2003
5 23 (11.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (6.47%) IIS
7 9 (4.48%) SharePoint
8 5 (2.49%) Office Communications Server
9 4 (1.99%) IBM HTTP Server
9 4 (1.99%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.99%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (1.99%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 4 (1.99%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (1.99%) WebSphere
10 3 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (1.00%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.50%) Lync
12 1 (0.50%) Site Server
12 1 (0.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 41 (20.40%) MS Excel
2 31 (15.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.49%) Sage 1000
2 2 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.96%) Office 365
2 7 (3.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 48 (23.88%) SAN
2 36 (17.91%) LAN
2 36 (17.91%) WAN
3 35 (17.41%) DNS
4 32 (15.92%) Firewall
5 28 (13.93%) TCP/IP
6 22 (10.95%) DHCP
7 19 (9.45%) VPN
8 15 (7.46%) Wi-Fi
9 13 (6.47%) NAS
9 13 (6.47%) Internet
10 7 (3.48%) VLAN
10 7 (3.48%) VoIP
11 6 (2.99%) SMTP
12 4 (1.99%) HTTP
12 4 (1.99%) DMZ
13 3 (1.49%) Fibre Channel
13 3 (1.49%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 3 (1.49%) FTP
13 3 (1.49%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (38.31%) SQL Server
2 36 (17.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (10.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (8.46%) SQL Server 2005
5 16 (7.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (6.97%) Oracle Database
6 14 (6.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (4.48%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (3.98%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (3.48%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (2.49%) DTS
10 5 (2.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (1.99%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (1.00%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 12c
13 1 (0.50%) Sybase ASA
Development Applications
1 8 (3.98%) JIRA
1 8 (3.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (3.48%) Selenium
2 7 (3.48%) Selenium IDE
3 5 (2.49%) Ant
4 4 (1.99%) Toad
4 4 (1.99%) ERwin
4 4 (1.99%) Log4j
4 4 (1.99%) Maven
4 4 (1.99%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.00%) Gerrit
5 2 (1.00%) FxCop
5 2 (1.00%) StyleCop
5 2 (1.00%) Moq
5 2 (1.00%) NUnit
5 2 (1.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.00%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.50%) Hudson
General
1 39 (19.40%) Finance
2 9 (4.48%) Advertising
3 5 (2.49%) Law
4 4 (1.99%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.99%) Retail
5 3 (1.49%) Banking
6 2 (1.00%) Military
6 2 (1.00%) Legal
6 2 (1.00%) Electronics
7 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 47 (23.38%) Analyst
2 34 (16.92%) Support Engineer
3 15 (7.46%) Tester
3 15 (7.46%) Software Tester
4 14 (6.97%) Support Analyst
5 12 (5.97%) 2nd Line Support
5 12 (5.97%) Senior Analyst
5 12 (5.97%) Infrastructure Manager
6 10 (4.98%) Service Analyst
7 9 (4.48%) Server Support
7 9 (4.48%) Server Engineer
7 9 (4.48%) Server Support Engineer
7 9 (4.48%) Windows Support Engineer
7 9 (4.48%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 8 (3.98%) IT Support
8 8 (3.98%) Windows Server Engineer
8 8 (3.98%) Technical Analyst
8 8 (3.98%) SQL DBA
8 8 (3.98%) Developer
8 8 (3.98%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (17.91%) .NET
2 23 (11.44%) ASP.NET
3 16 (7.96%) HTML
4 14 (6.97%) Web Services
5 11 (5.47%) WCF
6 9 (4.48%) WF
6 9 (4.48%) .NET Framework
6 9 (4.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (2.49%) J2EE
8 4 (1.99%) EJB
8 4 (1.99%) XML
8 4 (1.99%) XSD
8 4 (1.99%) JMS
8 4 (1.99%) JAX-RPC
8 4 (1.99%) Servlets
8 4 (1.99%) SOAP
9 2 (1.00%) LINQ
9 2 (1.00%) Ninject
10 1 (0.50%) HTML5
10 1 (0.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.97%) Clustering
3 9 (4.48%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.99%) Replication
5 5 (2.49%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.49%) Blackberry
5 5 (2.49%) iPhone
6 3 (1.49%) GIS
7 2 (1.00%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.00%) Statistics
7 2 (1.00%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.50%) User Experience
8 1 (0.50%) HP Superdome
8 1 (0.50%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.50%) CMDB
8 1 (0.50%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.50%) EPoS
8 1 (0.50%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.50%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 201 (100.00%) Windows
2 163 (81.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 80 (39.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 48 (23.88%) Windows 7
5 38 (18.91%) Linux
6 28 (13.93%) Windows XP
7 26 (12.94%) UNIX
8 18 (8.96%) Windows 8
9 12 (5.97%) Windows 2000
10 11 (5.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (4.98%) Solaris
12 9 (4.48%) AIX
13 8 (3.98%) VMS
14 7 (3.48%) Android
15 6 (2.99%) Windows 2000 Server
16 3 (1.49%) Windows Vista
16 3 (1.49%) Windows NT
17 2 (1.00%) zOS
17 2 (1.00%) MVS
17 2 (1.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (36.32%) ITIL
2 23 (11.44%) Incident Management
3 22 (10.95%) Change Management
4 20 (9.95%) Problem Management
5 17 (8.46%) Change Control
5 17 (8.46%) Performance Tuning
6 15 (7.46%) System Testing
6 15 (7.46%) Web Testing
6 15 (7.46%) Information Security
6 15 (7.46%) Configuration Management
7 13 (6.47%) Project Management
7 13 (6.47%) Service Delivery
8 12 (5.97%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (5.97%) Capacity Management
9 9 (4.48%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (4.48%) Line Management
10 8 (3.98%) Regression Testing
10 8 (3.98%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (3.98%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (3.98%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (25.87%) SQL
2 28 (13.93%) C#
3 16 (7.96%) JavaScript
4 14 (6.97%) VB.NET
5 13 (6.47%) PowerShell
6 12 (5.97%) T-SQL
7 6 (2.99%) Perl
7 6 (2.99%) Shell Script
8 5 (2.49%) C
8 5 (2.49%) Java
9 4 (1.99%) Python
10 2 (1.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 45 (22.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (11.94%) MCSE
2 24 (11.94%) Degree
3 22 (10.95%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (10.45%) CCNA
5 18 (8.96%) MCP
5 18 (8.96%) Citrix Certification
6 17 (8.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 15 (7.46%) MCTS
7 15 (7.46%) MCITP
8 12 (5.97%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (5.47%) CCA
10 9 (4.48%) MCSA
11 8 (3.98%) ISEB
11 8 (3.98%) NCDA
11 8 (3.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (1.99%) CCNP
13 2 (1.00%) CCDP
13 2 (1.00%) RHCT
13 2 (1.00%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.95%) SLA
2 15 (7.46%) QA
3 6 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.49%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.00%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.50%) BS7799
System Software
1 99 (49.25%) Active Directory
2 62 (30.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (16.92%) Hyper-V
4 25 (12.44%) vSphere
5 20 (9.95%) XenApp
6 18 (8.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 16 (7.96%) VMware ESX
8 11 (5.47%) XenDesktop
9 10 (4.98%) XenServer
10 8 (3.98%) MetaFrame
11 5 (2.49%) Terminal Services
12 4 (1.99%) ISA Server
12 4 (1.99%) Xen
12 4 (1.99%) VMware Server
12 4 (1.99%) VMware ESXi
13 3 (1.49%) NFS
14 2 (1.00%) VirtualBox
15 1 (0.50%) PowerHA
15 1 (0.50%) Forefront TMG
15 1 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 13 (6.47%) SCCM
2 9 (4.48%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (3.98%) OpenView
3 8 (3.98%) SCOM
4 6 (2.99%) SCVMM
4 6 (2.99%) Backup Exec
5 4 (1.99%) WSUS
6 3 (1.49%) NetBackup
6 3 (1.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (1.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (1.00%) FortiGate
7 2 (1.00%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.50%) Puppet
8 1 (0.50%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 93 (46.27%) Microsoft
2 81 (40.30%) VMware
3 60 (29.85%) Citrix
4 31 (15.42%) HP
5 26 (12.94%) Oracle
6 25 (12.44%) NetApp
7 19 (9.45%) Cisco
8 15 (7.46%) Dell
9 13 (6.47%) IBM
10 11 (5.47%) EMC
10 11 (5.47%) Red Hat
10 11 (5.47%) Symantec
11 9 (4.48%) Remedy
11 9 (4.48%) McAfee
12 8 (3.98%) AppSense
12 8 (3.98%) Veeam
13 7 (3.48%) CheckPoint
14 6 (2.99%) Avaya
15 5 (2.49%) Juniper
15 5 (2.49%) Sage
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £18k - 20k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 per annum + training
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum + TRAINING
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Flexible
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum up to £23,000 + excellent bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £250 - £300 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £33500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £33500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £1111 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £19000.00 - £21000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago