The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 80 42 45
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 72 112 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.17% 4.84% 4.90%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.29% 17.36% 14.87%
Number of salaries quoted 54 70 79
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -7.14%
Windows Server 2003
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
586 645 713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 25.77% 27.87% 32.98%
Number of salaries quoted 458 468 593
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in Reading

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the Reading region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Reading

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

1 150 (100.00%) Windows
2 129 (86.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 88 (58.67%) Microsoft
4 77 (51.33%) Active Directory
5 74 (49.33%) VMware
6 70 (46.67%) TCP/IP
7 69 (46.00%) Linux
8 64 (42.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 55 (36.67%) Cisco
10 54 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 47 (31.33%) MS Excel
12 45 (30.00%) SCCM
13 44 (29.33%) Security Cleared
14 43 (28.67%) Hyper-V
15 38 (25.33%) Windows 7
16 35 (23.33%) Firewall
16 35 (23.33%) Juniper
17 34 (22.67%) SQL
18 33 (22.00%) Oracle
19 31 (20.67%) ITIL
20 30 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
21 29 (19.33%) CheckPoint
21 29 (19.33%) F5
22 27 (18.00%) MS Exchange
22 27 (18.00%) Solaris
22 27 (18.00%) Windows XP
22 27 (18.00%) IIS
22 27 (18.00%) PowerShell
23 26 (17.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 26 (17.33%) MS Office

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 27 (18.00%) MS Exchange
1 27 (18.00%) IIS
2 25 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 15 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (9.33%) Lync
4 14 (9.33%) SharePoint Server
5 9 (6.00%) Lotus Domino
6 8 (5.33%) Apache
7 7 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (2.67%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (2.00%) ArcGIS
9 3 (2.00%) WebSphere
9 3 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.67%) SAS
11 1 (0.67%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 47 (31.33%) MS Excel
2 26 (17.33%) MS Office
3 10 (6.67%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.33%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (6.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 70 (46.67%) TCP/IP
2 35 (23.33%) Firewall
3 25 (16.67%) SAN
4 18 (12.00%) DNS
5 17 (11.33%) LAN
5 17 (11.33%) WAN
6 15 (10.00%) NAS
7 14 (9.33%) DHCP
8 10 (6.67%) iSCSI
8 10 (6.67%) VoIP
9 9 (6.00%) Internet
10 5 (3.33%) MPLS
10 5 (3.33%) BIG-IP
11 3 (2.00%) PBX
12 2 (1.33%) Wireshark
12 2 (1.33%) IPsec
12 2 (1.33%) tcpdump
12 2 (1.33%) snoop
13 1 (0.67%) Unified Communications
13 1 (0.67%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 10 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.67%) EDRMS
3 4 (2.67%) IDOL
4 2 (1.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (6.00%) TestDirector
2 7 (4.67%) LoadRunner
3 4 (2.67%) MSI
4 1 (0.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.67%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (11.33%) Finance
2 11 (7.33%) Retail
3 10 (6.67%) Billing
3 10 (6.67%) Legal
4 5 (3.33%) French Language
4 5 (3.33%) German Language
5 2 (1.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 39 (26.00%) Support Engineer
2 21 (14.00%) Security Engineer
3 18 (12.00%) Integration Engineer
4 15 (10.00%) Analyst
5 14 (9.33%) Technical Engineer
6 13 (8.67%) Technical Support
7 12 (8.00%) Technical Support Engineer
7 12 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (6.67%) Technical Architect
8 10 (6.67%) Architect
9 9 (6.00%) 3rd Line Support
9 9 (6.00%) IT Support
9 9 (6.00%) Security Analyst
10 8 (5.33%) IT Support Engineer
10 8 (5.33%) Server Engineer
10 8 (5.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 7 (4.67%) Tester
11 7 (4.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (4.67%) Performance Tester
12 6 (4.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.00%) Software Packaging
2 4 (2.67%) Application Packaging
2 4 (2.67%) WSH
3 1 (0.67%) HTML
3 1 (0.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.00%) Clustering
2 12 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.33%) Management Information System
4 10 (6.67%) N-Tier
5 7 (4.67%) Replication
5 7 (4.67%) EqualLogic
6 6 (4.00%) Statistics
6 6 (4.00%) Fat Client
6 6 (4.00%) Thin Client
7 5 (3.33%) Blackberry
8 4 (2.67%) Open Source
9 3 (2.00%) PKI
10 1 (0.67%) Kindle
10 1 (0.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 150 (100.00%) Windows
2 129 (86.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 69 (46.00%) Linux
4 54 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 38 (25.33%) Windows 7
6 27 (18.00%) Solaris
6 27 (18.00%) Windows XP
7 26 (17.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 24 (16.00%) UNIX
9 23 (15.33%) Windows 8
10 22 (14.67%) Windows 2000
11 3 (2.00%) Android
11 3 (2.00%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.33%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (1.33%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.67%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.67%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (20.67%) ITIL
2 22 (14.67%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (13.33%) Project Management
4 16 (10.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (9.33%) Mentoring
5 14 (9.33%) Coaching
6 12 (8.00%) Migration
7 10 (6.67%) DoDAF
7 10 (6.67%) TOGAF
7 10 (6.67%) Project Planning
7 10 (6.67%) Business Development
7 10 (6.67%) Load Balancing
7 10 (6.67%) Validation
7 10 (6.67%) SOA
7 10 (6.67%) SABSA
7 10 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
8 8 (5.33%) Incident Management
8 8 (5.33%) Test Scripting
9 7 (4.67%) PRINCE2
9 7 (4.67%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (22.67%) SQL
2 27 (18.00%) PowerShell
3 19 (12.67%) VBScript
4 15 (10.00%) VB
5 7 (4.67%) C
5 7 (4.67%) C#
6 6 (4.00%) Perl
7 3 (2.00%) Java
7 3 (2.00%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.33%) Ruby
8 2 (1.33%) Python
8 2 (1.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 44 (29.33%) Security Cleared
2 30 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (13.33%) MCSE
3 20 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 19 (12.67%) MCITP
5 15 (10.00%) CCNA
5 15 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (8.67%) DV Cleared
7 11 (7.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (6.67%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (6.67%) MCSA
9 8 (5.33%) Network+ Certification
9 8 (5.33%) A+ Certification
9 8 (5.33%) ISEB
10 6 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (2.00%) MCP
11 3 (2.00%) Degree
12 1 (0.67%) CISSP
12 1 (0.67%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (17.33%) SLA
2 10 (6.67%) COBIT
3 1 (0.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 77 (51.33%) Active Directory
2 64 (42.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (28.67%) Hyper-V
4 17 (11.33%) vSphere
5 11 (7.33%) Terminal Services
6 10 (6.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 10 (6.67%) vCloud
7 8 (5.33%) VMware Workstation
8 7 (4.67%) ISA Server
9 3 (2.00%) VMware ESX
10 2 (1.33%) Firmware
11 1 (0.67%) iptables
11 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 45 (30.00%) SCCM
2 22 (14.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 12 (8.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 11 (7.33%) NetBackup
5 10 (6.67%) WSUS
5 10 (6.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 8 (5.33%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (4.00%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (2.00%) PureDisk
9 2 (1.33%) AirWatch
9 2 (1.33%) vMotion
9 2 (1.33%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.67%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.67%) ARCserve
10 1 (0.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 88 (58.67%) Microsoft
2 74 (49.33%) VMware
3 55 (36.67%) Cisco
4 35 (23.33%) Juniper
5 33 (22.00%) Oracle
6 29 (19.33%) CheckPoint
6 29 (19.33%) F5
7 22 (14.67%) HP
7 22 (14.67%) Crossbeam
7 22 (14.67%) Blue Coat
7 22 (14.67%) Sourcefire
8 21 (14.00%) Red Hat
9 17 (11.33%) Veritas
10 16 (10.67%) Citrix
11 13 (8.67%) Dell
12 9 (6.00%) EMC
13 8 (5.33%) Apple
14 6 (4.00%) Avaya
14 6 (4.00%) IBM
15 5 (3.33%) Symantec