The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank - 28 27
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 0 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 2.24% 3.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 10.00% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 7
Average salary - £30,750 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.03%
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Windows Server 2003
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
25 30 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 22.94% 22.39% 18.13%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 29
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% +18.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £22,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in Northern Ireland