The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 40 47 77
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +30
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 123 97 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 5.22% 4.28% 2.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 17.13% 14.08% 9.02%
Number of salaries quoted 84 69 51
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £24,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +2.94%
Operating Systems Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
718 689 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.46% 30.42% 29.47%
Number of salaries quoted 511 583 550
Average salary £39,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.29% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -
Windows Server 2003
Berkshire

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 25 July 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Reading

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 242 (100.00%) Windows
2 188 (77.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 165 (68.18%) Microsoft
4 108 (44.63%) Active Directory
5 100 (41.32%) Security Cleared
6 91 (37.60%) MS Exchange
7 84 (34.71%) VMware
8 81 (33.47%) SC Cleared
9 64 (26.45%) Windows Server 2012
10 63 (26.03%) DV Cleared
11 58 (23.97%) Microsoft Certification
12 54 (22.31%) SQL
13 53 (21.90%) SQL Server
13 53 (21.90%) Telecoms
14 52 (21.49%) VMware Infrastructure
15 44 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
15 44 (18.18%) Finance
16 42 (17.36%) Exchange Server 2003
16 42 (17.36%) IIS
17 40 (16.53%) Exchange Server 2007
18 39 (16.12%) MCSE
19 38 (15.70%) Windows XP
19 38 (15.70%) EMC
20 37 (15.29%) Retail
21 36 (14.88%) HP
21 36 (14.88%) Linux
22 35 (14.46%) TCP/IP
23 34 (14.05%) Cisco
23 34 (14.05%) MCSA
23 34 (14.05%) SharePoint

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 91 (37.60%) MS Exchange
2 44 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 42 (17.36%) Exchange Server 2003
3 42 (17.36%) IIS
4 40 (16.53%) Exchange Server 2007
5 34 (14.05%) SharePoint
6 33 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
7 18 (7.44%) Lync
8 12 (4.96%) SharePoint Server
9 9 (3.72%) MS Project Server
10 7 (2.89%) Lotus Domino
11 6 (2.48%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (1.65%) Apache
12 4 (1.65%) IBM Notes
12 4 (1.65%) Documentum
12 4 (1.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (1.65%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2000
14 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 33 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.13%) MS Office
3 9 (3.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (1.65%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (14.46%) TCP/IP
2 34 (14.05%) SAN
3 32 (13.22%) Firewall
4 29 (11.98%) LAN
4 29 (11.98%) WAN
5 26 (10.74%) DNS
6 17 (7.02%) DHCP
7 12 (4.96%) PBX
7 12 (4.96%) VoIP
7 12 (4.96%) TETRA
7 12 (4.96%) VLAN
7 12 (4.96%) Multicast
8 8 (3.31%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (3.31%) NAS
8 8 (3.31%) Cisco IOS
8 8 (3.31%) Internet
9 7 (2.89%) VPN
10 5 (2.07%) MPLS
11 4 (1.65%) Broadband
11 4 (1.65%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (21.90%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.79%) SQL Server 2005
2 14 (5.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (3.31%) MySQL
3 8 (3.31%) IDOL
4 6 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.24%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.41%) OLAP
6 1 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.41%) DTS
6 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 29 (11.98%) TestDirector
2 9 (3.72%) QuickTest Pro
3 8 (3.31%) LoadRunner
3 8 (3.31%) WinRunner
4 7 (2.89%) Subversion
5 2 (0.83%) StarTeam
6 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 53 (21.90%) Telecoms
2 44 (18.18%) Finance
3 37 (15.29%) Retail
4 12 (4.96%) Marketing
5 5 (2.07%) German Language
6 4 (1.65%) Billing
7 1 (0.41%) Automotive
7 1 (0.41%) French Language
Job Titles
1 60 (24.79%) Support Engineer
2 26 (10.74%) Consultant
3 25 (10.33%) Server Engineer
4 18 (7.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 17 (7.02%) 2nd Line Support
6 16 (6.61%) 3rd Line Support
6 16 (6.61%) Server Support
7 15 (6.20%) Server Support Engineer
8 14 (5.79%) Security Engineer
8 14 (5.79%) Analyst
9 13 (5.37%) Administrator
9 13 (5.37%) Test Leader
10 12 (4.96%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 12 (4.96%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 12 (4.96%) Portfolio Manager
10 12 (4.96%) Security Support Engineer
10 12 (4.96%) Technical Support
10 12 (4.96%) Product Manager
11 11 (4.55%) Microsoft Consultant
12 10 (4.13%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.13%) .NET
2 6 (2.48%) .NET Framework
3 5 (2.07%) jQuery
3 5 (2.07%) HTML
3 5 (2.07%) Web Services
4 4 (1.65%) ASP.NET
4 4 (1.65%) CSS
5 3 (1.24%) SOAP
5 3 (1.24%) XML
5 3 (1.24%) Ajax
6 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
6 2 (0.83%) WCF
6 2 (0.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (0.83%) XSLT
6 2 (0.83%) RSS
7 1 (0.41%) LAMP
7 1 (0.41%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.61%) Clustering
2 8 (3.31%) Firmware
2 8 (3.31%) FlexPod
3 7 (2.89%) iPhone
3 7 (2.89%) PKI
4 4 (1.65%) Blackberry
4 4 (1.65%) Open Source
4 4 (1.65%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (0.83%) Replication
5 2 (0.83%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.41%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.41%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 242 (100.00%) Windows
2 188 (77.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 64 (26.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 38 (15.70%) Windows XP
5 36 (14.88%) Linux
6 25 (10.33%) Windows 7
6 25 (10.33%) Windows 8
7 20 (8.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (4.55%) Windows 2000
9 8 (3.31%) Windows 2000 Server
10 7 (2.89%) Debian
11 6 (2.48%) UNIX
11 6 (2.48%) Solaris
12 5 (2.07%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.41%) AIX
13 1 (0.41%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (10.74%) Disaster Recovery
2 22 (9.09%) Test Management
3 19 (7.85%) Software Distribution
4 18 (7.44%) Performance Monitoring
4 18 (7.44%) ITIL
5 15 (6.20%) Performance Testing
6 12 (4.96%) Project Management
6 12 (4.96%) Change Management
6 12 (4.96%) Performance Engineering
6 12 (4.96%) Mobile Device Management
6 12 (4.96%) Product Management
7 11 (4.55%) Integration Testing
7 11 (4.55%) Test Scripting
8 10 (4.13%) Configuration Management
9 9 (3.72%) MVC
10 7 (2.89%) Service Delivery
10 7 (2.89%) Resource Management
10 7 (2.89%) Problem Management
10 7 (2.89%) Software Engineering
10 7 (2.89%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 54 (22.31%) SQL
2 9 (3.72%) PowerShell
3 8 (3.31%) PHP
4 7 (2.89%) Objective-C
4 7 (2.89%) PHP5
5 6 (2.48%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.65%) Perl
6 4 (1.65%) Java
7 3 (1.24%) C#
7 3 (1.24%) VBScript
8 2 (0.83%) VB
8 2 (0.83%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.41%) Python
9 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.41%) C
9 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 100 (41.32%) Security Cleared
2 81 (33.47%) SC Cleared
3 63 (26.03%) DV Cleared
4 58 (23.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 39 (16.12%) MCSE
6 34 (14.05%) MCSA
7 29 (11.98%) MCP
8 28 (11.57%) MCITP
9 24 (9.92%) ISEB
10 23 (9.50%) ISTQB
11 22 (9.09%) MCTS
12 14 (5.79%) Cisco Certification
13 13 (5.37%) CCNA
14 12 (4.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 9 (3.72%) Degree
15 9 (3.72%) VCAP
15 9 (3.72%) NCDA
16 8 (3.31%) NCIE
16 8 (3.31%) VTSP
16 8 (3.31%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.72%) SLA
2 4 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 108 (44.63%) Active Directory
2 52 (21.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (13.22%) Hyper-V
4 18 (7.44%) vSphere
5 13 (5.37%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (4.96%) Terminal Server
7 4 (1.65%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (1.65%) XenServer
8 3 (1.24%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.24%) XenApp
9 2 (0.83%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.83%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 2 (0.83%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.83%) UAG
10 1 (0.41%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.41%) Nmap
10 1 (0.41%) Xen
10 1 (0.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.41%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.41%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 30 (12.40%) HP Quality Center
2 25 (10.33%) SCCM
3 23 (9.50%) WSUS
3 23 (9.50%) EMC NetWorker
4 15 (6.20%) SCOM
4 15 (6.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 12 (4.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 12 (4.96%) Netcool
6 9 (3.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 9 (3.72%) NetBackup
6 9 (3.72%) Backup Exec
7 5 (2.07%) DameWare
8 4 (1.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (0.83%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (0.83%) HP SIM
9 2 (0.83%) MOM
10 1 (0.41%) Legato
10 1 (0.41%) Nessus
10 1 (0.41%) Plesk
10 1 (0.41%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 165 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 84 (34.71%) VMware
3 38 (15.70%) EMC
4 36 (14.88%) HP
5 34 (14.05%) Cisco
6 28 (11.57%) Fujitsu
7 24 (9.92%) Citrix
8 22 (9.09%) Oracle
9 17 (7.02%) Dell
9 17 (7.02%) Red Hat
10 15 (6.20%) IBM
11 14 (5.79%) NetApp
12 12 (4.96%) Symantec
13 10 (4.13%) Meridio
14 9 (3.72%) Fortinet
15 7 (2.89%) F5
16 6 (2.48%) Lotus
17 4 (1.65%) Sun
17 4 (1.65%) Aruba
17 4 (1.65%) Sage
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