The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 68 67 59
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 12 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.52% 1.52% 1.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.42% 5.39% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 10
Average salary £27,500 £24,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,720 £23,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Windows Server 2003
England

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

Operating Systems Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
187 204 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 23.61% 28.18% 25.90%
Number of salaries quoted 157 184 169
Average salary £30,000 £33,695 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.96% +2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £44,500
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 the North East

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in the North East

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Tyne and Wear -6 11 £27,500 +14.58% 3
Windows Server 2003
England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (97.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (90.91%) MS Exchange
4 39 (88.64%) Exchange Server 2007
5 33 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 32 (72.73%) Exchange Server 2010
7 31 (70.45%) Firewall
8 28 (63.64%) Active Directory
9 27 (61.36%) VMware
9 27 (61.36%) SAN
10 26 (59.09%) Microsoft
11 22 (50.00%) Hyper-V
12 21 (47.73%) NetApp
13 20 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
14 19 (43.18%) Cisco
15 18 (40.91%) Lync
15 18 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
16 16 (36.36%) LAN
16 16 (36.36%) WAN
16 16 (36.36%) SQL
16 16 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
17 15 (34.09%) MS Excel
18 14 (31.82%) Wi-Fi
18 14 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2013
19 13 (29.55%) SharePoint
20 12 (27.27%) MCSE
20 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
20 12 (27.27%) VMware ESX
21 11 (25.00%) Blackberry
21 11 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 40 (90.91%) MS Exchange
2 39 (88.64%) Exchange Server 2007
3 33 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 32 (72.73%) Exchange Server 2010
5 18 (40.91%) Lync
6 14 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2013
7 13 (29.55%) SharePoint
8 11 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 11 (25.00%) Office Communications Server
9 7 (15.91%) IIS
10 1 (2.27%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (34.09%) MS Excel
2 7 (15.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
1 1 (2.27%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 31 (70.45%) Firewall
2 27 (61.36%) SAN
3 16 (36.36%) LAN
3 16 (36.36%) WAN
4 14 (31.82%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (15.91%) DNS
5 7 (15.91%) DHCP
5 7 (15.91%) TCP/IP
6 6 (13.64%) NAS
7 4 (9.09%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.27%) VPN
8 1 (2.27%) SMTP
8 1 (2.27%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 11 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (20.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.27%) Amazon RDS
General
1 6 (13.64%) French Language
1 6 (13.64%) German Language
1 6 (13.64%) Italian Language
2 1 (2.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Field Engineer
2 12 (27.27%) Support Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Support Specialist
3 4 (9.09%) Messaging Specialist
3 4 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (9.09%) Exchange Specialist
3 4 (9.09%) Exchange Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Messaging Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Specialist
3 4 (9.09%) Messaging Support Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Managed Services Consultant
4 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Consultant
4 3 (6.82%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Consultant
4 3 (6.82%) Technical Support
5 2 (4.55%) Service Desk Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 11 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (2.27%) NHS
2 1 (2.27%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (97.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (22.73%) Linux
5 9 (20.45%) Windows XP
5 9 (20.45%) Windows 8
6 7 (15.91%) Windows 7
7 6 (13.64%) UNIX
8 1 (2.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (15.91%) Change Management
3 5 (11.36%) ITIL
4 2 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.27%) Malware Detection\Protection
5 1 (2.27%) CRM
5 1 (2.27%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.27%) Migration
5 1 (2.27%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.27%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 16 (36.36%) SQL
2 11 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (27.27%) MCSE
3 11 (25.00%) MCSA
4 10 (22.73%) SC Cleared
4 10 (22.73%) Security Cleared
5 8 (18.18%) CCNA
5 8 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.27%) MCITP
6 1 (2.27%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 22 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 20 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (27.27%) VMware ESX
5 7 (15.91%) XenApp
5 7 (15.91%) XenServer
6 6 (13.64%) NFS
7 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 27 (61.36%) VMware
2 26 (59.09%) Microsoft
3 21 (47.73%) NetApp
4 19 (43.18%) Cisco
5 11 (25.00%) EMC
6 9 (20.45%) Citrix
7 6 (13.64%) Symantec
8 5 (11.36%) WatchGuard
9 4 (9.09%) CA
10 1 (2.27%) HP
10 1 (2.27%) Dell
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Vertex I.T. Solutions Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Circa £50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Car Allowance, Overtime
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago