The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 64 50 63
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +13
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 5 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.92% 1.46% 2.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.50% 5.88% 7.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 11
Average salary £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £18,600 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
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 Merseyside region.

Operating Systems Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
143 119 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 26.19% 24.90% 28.86%
Number of salaries quoted 100 110 140
Average salary £36,018 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.95% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in Merseyside

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
Liverpool -8 3 £27,750 -13.28%
Birkenhead - 2 £32,500 -
St Helens - 1 £32,500 -
Windows Server 2003
North West

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (72.73%) Replication
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
4 6 (54.55%) T-SQL
4 6 (54.55%) Oracle
4 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 6 (54.55%) MCSE
4 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
4 6 (54.55%) C#
4 6 (54.55%) MCP
4 6 (54.55%) VPN
4 6 (54.55%) SLA
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) CCNA
4 6 (54.55%) CCDP
4 6 (54.55%) Shell Script
4 6 (54.55%) Project Management
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (54.55%) Firewall
4 6 (54.55%) Migration
4 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
4 6 (54.55%) Degree
4 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
4 6 (54.55%) QA
4 6 (54.55%) Time Management
4 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (54.55%) Data Migration

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (54.55%) TWiki
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 5 (45.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
1 6 (54.55%) Remote Desktop
1 6 (54.55%) VPN
2 3 (27.27%) SAN
3 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
3 2 (18.18%) VLAN
4 1 (9.09%) DHCP
4 1 (9.09%) DNS
4 1 (9.09%) LAN
4 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Azure SQL Database
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (18.18%) Law
2 1 (9.09%) Back Office
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Support Engineer
2 7 (63.64%) Server Support
3 5 (45.45%) Customer Engineer
3 5 (45.45%) Customer Support Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Server Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Server Support Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
6 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Citrix Support
6 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Navision Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Replication
2 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Data Migration
1 6 (54.55%) Migration
1 6 (54.55%) Project Management
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
1 6 (54.55%) Time Management
2 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
2 6 (54.55%) Shell Script
2 6 (54.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) CCDP
1 6 (54.55%) CCNA
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
1 6 (54.55%) MCP
1 6 (54.55%) MCSE
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) Data Quality
1 6 (54.55%) QA
1 6 (54.55%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (54.55%) VirtualBox
3 2 (18.18%) vSphere
3 2 (18.18%) XenApp
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) AppSense
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) HP