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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 45 55 50
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 16 14 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.65% 2.30% 4.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.25% 10.94% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 25
Average salary £23,500 £36,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.61% -1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £57,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +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 Merseyside region.

Operating Systems Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
173 128 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 28.69% 21.02% 32.80%
Number of salaries quoted 147 117 191
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £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 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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 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
Liverpool +2 8 £25,000 -33.77%
Wirral - 1 £27,000 -
Windows Server 2003
North West

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (96.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (72.00%) VMware
4 17 (68.00%) Hyper-V
5 13 (52.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (52.00%) Windows 7
6 12 (48.00%) Manufacturing
6 12 (48.00%) MCP
6 12 (48.00%) Windows XP
7 11 (44.00%) MCSE
7 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
9 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
9 7 (28.00%) DHCP
9 7 (28.00%) DNS
9 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (24.00%) Citrix
11 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
12 4 (16.00%) SAN
12 4 (16.00%) Terminal Services
12 4 (16.00%) LAN
12 4 (16.00%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (12.00%) WAN
13 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
13 3 (12.00%) CRM
13 3 (12.00%) Linux
13 3 (12.00%) Symantec
13 3 (12.00%) Sage
13 3 (12.00%) Avaya
13 3 (12.00%) HP

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Sage 1000
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) DHCP
1 7 (28.00%) DNS
2 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (16.00%) LAN
3 4 (16.00%) SAN
4 3 (12.00%) Firewall
4 3 (12.00%) WAN
General
1 12 (48.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Server Support
2 10 (40.00%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Junior
5 3 (12.00%) Support Technician
6 2 (8.00%) Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Service Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Support Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Wintel Support
7 1 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Junior Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) WSH
2 1 (4.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (96.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (52.00%) Windows 7
4 12 (48.00%) Windows XP
5 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (16.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (12.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.00%) CRM
2 1 (4.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
1 2 (8.00%) VB
1 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) MCP
2 11 (44.00%) MCSE
2 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (12.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (68.00%) Hyper-V
2 13 (52.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (16.00%) Terminal Services
5 2 (8.00%) XenServer
6 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
6 1 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) SCCM
1 3 (12.00%) SCOM
1 3 (12.00%) SCVMM
2 2 (8.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (8.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.00%) WSUS
3 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) VMware
2 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (24.00%) Citrix
4 3 (12.00%) Avaya
4 3 (12.00%) Sage
4 3 (12.00%) Symantec
4 3 (12.00%) HP
5 2 (8.00%) Kaspersky
6 1 (4.00%) Dell
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco