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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 52 53 52
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 102 87 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.09% 3.90% 4.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.37% 13.02% 14.05%
Number of salaries quoted 63 64 74
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £23,510
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,027 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-5.63% +1.44%
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
710 668 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.47% 29.96% 30.63%
Number of salaries quoted 522 540 511
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 18 September 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Reading

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

1 228 (100.00%) Windows
2 174 (76.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 148 (64.91%) Microsoft
4 106 (46.49%) Security Cleared
5 90 (39.47%) Active Directory
6 88 (38.60%) SC Cleared
7 81 (35.53%) VMware
8 73 (32.02%) DV Cleared
9 69 (30.26%) MS Exchange
10 58 (25.44%) VMware Infrastructure
11 49 (21.49%) Linux
12 47 (20.61%) Windows Server 2012
13 46 (20.18%) Microsoft Certification
14 45 (19.74%) SQL
15 43 (18.86%) SQL Server
15 43 (18.86%) Cisco
16 41 (17.98%) EMC
16 41 (17.98%) Telecoms
17 37 (16.23%) Citrix
18 36 (15.79%) MS Excel
19 35 (15.35%) HP
19 35 (15.35%) TCP/IP
20 34 (14.91%) Windows XP
20 34 (14.91%) Finance
20 34 (14.91%) SCCM
21 33 (14.47%) HP Quality Center
21 33 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
22 31 (13.60%) SharePoint
22 31 (13.60%) MCSE
22 31 (13.60%) IIS

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 69 (30.26%) MS Exchange
2 31 (13.60%) SharePoint
2 31 (13.60%) IIS
3 27 (11.84%) Exchange Server 2003
4 25 (10.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 21 (9.21%) Exchange Server 2007
6 18 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2013
7 17 (7.46%) SharePoint Server
8 15 (6.58%) Lync
9 13 (5.70%) MS Project Server
10 8 (3.51%) Documentum
10 8 (3.51%) Apache
11 7 (3.07%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (2.63%) WebSphere
13 4 (1.75%) Exchange Server 5.5
14 3 (1.32%) ArcGIS
14 3 (1.32%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 36 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.70%) MS Project
3 6 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.32%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (15.35%) TCP/IP
2 30 (13.16%) DNS
3 27 (11.84%) Firewall
4 24 (10.53%) WAN
4 24 (10.53%) LAN
5 23 (10.09%) SAN
6 18 (7.89%) DHCP
7 15 (6.58%) PBX
8 12 (5.26%) Multicast
8 12 (5.26%) TETRA
8 12 (5.26%) VoIP
9 9 (3.95%) NAS
10 8 (3.51%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (3.51%) Cisco IOS
10 8 (3.51%) VLAN
11 6 (2.63%) NetScaler
12 5 (2.19%) Internet
12 5 (2.19%) Wireless
13 4 (1.75%) tcpdump
13 4 (1.75%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (18.86%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (3.51%) IDOL
3 8 (3.51%) MySQL
4 3 (1.32%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.88%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.44%) DTS
6 1 (0.44%) OLAP
6 1 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 30 (13.16%) TestDirector
2 15 (6.58%) QuickTest Pro
3 13 (5.70%) WinRunner
4 7 (3.07%) LoadRunner
4 7 (3.07%) Subversion
5 2 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (17.98%) Telecoms
2 34 (14.91%) Finance
3 29 (12.72%) Retail
4 12 (5.26%) Marketing
5 3 (1.32%) Billing
5 3 (1.32%) German Language
6 2 (0.88%) French Language
Job Titles
1 62 (27.19%) Support Engineer
2 24 (10.53%) Server Engineer
3 23 (10.09%) Consultant
4 22 (9.65%) 3rd Line Support
5 19 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 17 (7.46%) Server Support
6 17 (7.46%) Analyst
6 17 (7.46%) Server Support Engineer
7 16 (7.02%) Security Engineer
8 13 (5.70%) Administrator
8 13 (5.70%) Test Leader
9 12 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
9 12 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (5.26%) Portfolio Manager
9 12 (5.26%) Product Manager
9 12 (5.26%) Project Planner
10 11 (4.82%) Security Support Engineer
11 10 (4.39%) Test Analyst
12 9 (3.95%) Microsoft Consultant
12 9 (3.95%) Performance Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.07%) HTML
2 6 (2.63%) .NET
3 5 (2.19%) Web Services
4 4 (1.75%) CSS
5 3 (1.32%) SOAP
5 3 (1.32%) Ajax
5 3 (1.32%) jQuery
6 2 (0.88%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.88%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.44%) XML
7 1 (0.44%) LAMP
7 1 (0.44%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (9.21%) Clustering
3 8 (3.51%) FlexPod
3 8 (3.51%) PKI
4 7 (3.07%) iPhone
5 6 (2.63%) Firmware
6 5 (2.19%) Thin Client
6 5 (2.19%) Fat Client
7 4 (1.75%) Open Source
7 4 (1.75%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.88%) HP StorageWorks
8 2 (0.88%) SCORM
8 2 (0.88%) Replication
9 1 (0.44%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.44%) Statistics
9 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 228 (100.00%) Windows
2 174 (76.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (21.49%) Linux
4 47 (20.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (14.91%) Windows XP
6 28 (12.28%) Windows 7
7 25 (10.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 22 (9.65%) Windows 8
9 17 (7.46%) Windows 2000
10 15 (6.58%) UNIX
11 9 (3.95%) Solaris
12 8 (3.51%) Windows 2000 Server
13 7 (3.07%) Debian
14 4 (1.75%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.88%) CentOS
15 2 (0.88%) VMS
16 1 (0.44%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (13.16%) Disaster Recovery
2 26 (11.40%) ITIL
3 19 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 18 (7.89%) Test Management
4 18 (7.89%) Software Distribution
5 14 (6.14%) Test Scripting
5 14 (6.14%) Performance Testing
5 14 (6.14%) Project Management
6 13 (5.70%) Configuration Management
6 13 (5.70%) Mobile Device Management
7 12 (5.26%) Product Management
8 11 (4.82%) Change Management
8 11 (4.82%) Project Governance
9 10 (4.39%) Test Automation
9 10 (4.39%) Performance Engineering
10 9 (3.95%) Service Delivery
11 8 (3.51%) Network Management
11 8 (3.51%) Software Engineering
12 7 (3.07%) MVC
12 7 (3.07%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (19.74%) SQL
2 12 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 11 (4.82%) PHP
4 7 (3.07%) Objective-C
4 7 (3.07%) PHP5
5 6 (2.63%) VB
6 5 (2.19%) Perl
7 4 (1.75%) Bash Shell
7 4 (1.75%) Java
7 4 (1.75%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.75%) VBScript
8 2 (0.88%) C
9 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.44%) Python
9 1 (0.44%) C#
9 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.44%) Korn
9 1 (0.44%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 106 (46.49%) Security Cleared
2 88 (38.60%) SC Cleared
3 73 (32.02%) DV Cleared
4 46 (20.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 31 (13.60%) MCSE
6 26 (11.40%) ISEB
7 24 (10.53%) MCP
8 21 (9.21%) ISTQB
9 16 (7.02%) MCSA
10 15 (6.58%) MCTS
11 14 (6.14%) CCNA
11 14 (6.14%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (5.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 12 (5.26%) MCITP
14 8 (3.51%) NCDA
14 8 (3.51%) NCIE
14 8 (3.51%) VCAP
14 8 (3.51%) VTSP
14 8 (3.51%) VCDX
15 7 (3.07%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.70%) SLA
2 4 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 90 (39.47%) Active Directory
2 58 (25.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (9.65%) Hyper-V
4 21 (9.21%) vSphere
5 14 (6.14%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (5.26%) Terminal Server
7 7 (3.07%) XenServer
8 6 (2.63%) XenDesktop
8 6 (2.63%) XenApp
8 6 (2.63%) VMware ESX
9 4 (1.75%) ISA Server
10 3 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (1.32%) Nmap
11 2 (0.88%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.44%) MetaFrame
12 1 (0.44%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.44%) NFS
12 1 (0.44%) Xen
12 1 (0.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.44%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 34 (14.91%) SCCM
2 33 (14.47%) HP Quality Center
3 26 (11.40%) WSUS
4 25 (10.96%) EMC NetWorker
5 18 (7.89%) SCOM
6 16 (7.02%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 15 (6.58%) Netcool
8 14 (6.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 12 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 10 (4.39%) NetBackup
11 6 (2.63%) McAfee ePO
12 5 (2.19%) Backup Exec
13 3 (1.32%) Legato
13 3 (1.32%) XenMobile
14 2 (0.88%) Norton AntiVirus
15 1 (0.44%) Nagios
15 1 (0.44%) DameWare
15 1 (0.44%) Nessus
15 1 (0.44%) Plesk
15 1 (0.44%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 148 (64.91%) Microsoft
2 81 (35.53%) VMware
3 43 (18.86%) Cisco
4 41 (17.98%) EMC
5 37 (16.23%) Citrix
6 35 (15.35%) HP
7 22 (9.65%) Fujitsu
8 21 (9.21%) Red Hat
9 20 (8.77%) Oracle
10 18 (7.89%) IBM
11 15 (6.58%) Dell
12 14 (6.14%) NetApp
13 9 (3.95%) Veritas
13 9 (3.95%) F5
14 8 (3.51%) Meridio
14 8 (3.51%) Symantec
15 7 (3.07%) Juniper
16 6 (2.63%) McAfee
17 5 (2.19%) CheckPoint
17 5 (2.19%) Blue Coat
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