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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 53 43 55
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 99 117 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.13% 5.16% 4.24%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.78% 16.93% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 58 80 53
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 £25,500 £22,450 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £63,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
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
670 691 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.95% 30.47% 28.65%
Number of salaries quoted 458 534 464
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 30 January 2015.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Reading

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 221 (100.00%) Windows
2 151 (68.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 120 (54.30%) Microsoft
4 111 (50.23%) Security Cleared
5 107 (48.42%) Active Directory
6 103 (46.61%) VMware
7 89 (40.27%) SC Cleared
8 85 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
9 73 (33.03%) SQL
10 67 (30.32%) Citrix
11 62 (28.05%) SCCM
12 61 (27.60%) DV Cleared
13 51 (23.08%) TCP/IP
14 46 (20.81%) IIS
15 44 (19.91%) DNS
16 43 (19.46%) Cisco
17 42 (19.00%) SharePoint
17 42 (19.00%) PowerShell
18 41 (18.55%) MS Exchange
19 38 (17.19%) Linux
20 37 (16.74%) Analytical Skills
21 35 (15.84%) MCSE
21 35 (15.84%) Microsoft Certification
21 35 (15.84%) NetBackup
22 32 (14.48%) Windows Server 2012
23 31 (14.03%) Windows 7
23 31 (14.03%) HP Quality Center
24 30 (13.57%) ISA Server
25 29 (13.12%) Windows XP
25 29 (13.12%) vSphere

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 46 (20.81%) IIS
2 42 (19.00%) SharePoint
3 41 (18.55%) MS Exchange
4 20 (9.05%) Apache
5 19 (8.60%) SharePoint Server
6 18 (8.14%) MS Project Server
7 17 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
8 14 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (3.17%) Lotus Domino
9 7 (3.17%) WebSphere
10 6 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (2.26%) Documentum
11 5 (2.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (2.26%) Lync
12 4 (1.81%) ArcGIS
13 3 (1.36%) IBM HTTP Server
14 1 (0.45%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (8.60%) MS Excel
2 18 (8.14%) MS Project
2 18 (8.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 44 (19.91%) DNS
3 25 (11.31%) Firewall
4 14 (6.33%) DHCP
5 13 (5.88%) Internet
6 10 (4.52%) LAN
6 10 (4.52%) PBX
6 10 (4.52%) WAN
7 9 (4.07%) SAN
8 6 (2.71%) NetScaler
9 4 (1.81%) tcpdump
9 4 (1.81%) Wireshark
10 3 (1.36%) HTTP
10 3 (1.36%) ICMP
10 3 (1.36%) snoop
10 3 (1.36%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (1.36%) NAS
11 2 (0.90%) Network Security
11 2 (0.90%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (0.90%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.60%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.14%) IDOL
3 15 (6.79%) EDRMS
4 4 (1.81%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.36%) MySQL
6 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 23 (10.41%) TestDirector
2 18 (8.14%) LoadRunner
3 16 (7.24%) QuickTest Pro
4 15 (6.79%) WinRunner
5 6 (2.71%) MSI
6 3 (1.36%) StarTeam
6 3 (1.36%) Selenium
6 3 (1.36%) JIRA
6 3 (1.36%) Bugzilla
6 3 (1.36%) MSTest
7 2 (0.90%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (7.24%) Finance
2 6 (2.71%) Telecoms
2 6 (2.71%) Retail
3 1 (0.45%) French Language
3 1 (0.45%) German Language
Job Titles
1 51 (23.08%) Support Engineer
2 21 (9.50%) Analyst
3 18 (8.14%) Integration Engineer
4 17 (7.69%) Project Planner
4 17 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
5 16 (7.24%) Security Engineer
6 15 (6.79%) Test Analyst
6 15 (6.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 14 (6.33%) Server Engineer
8 13 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
9 11 (4.98%) Server Support
9 11 (4.98%) Server Support Engineer
9 11 (4.98%) Senior Test Analyst
10 10 (4.52%) Windows Engineer
10 10 (4.52%) Test Leader
10 10 (4.52%) Performance Test Leader
10 10 (4.52%) Technical Support
10 10 (4.52%) Desktop Support
11 9 (4.07%) Consultant
11 9 (4.07%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.71%) Software Packaging
1 6 (2.71%) WSH
2 5 (2.26%) HTML
3 3 (1.36%) .NET
4 2 (0.90%) XML
5 1 (0.45%) XSL
5 1 (0.45%) DHTML
5 1 (0.45%) Ajax
5 1 (0.45%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.45%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (16.74%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (11.31%) Clustering
3 14 (6.33%) Fat Client
3 14 (6.33%) Thin Client
4 11 (4.98%) Replication
5 9 (4.07%) Open Source
6 7 (3.17%) PKI
7 6 (2.71%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.71%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.36%) Kindle
8 3 (1.36%) iPhone
9 2 (0.90%) FlexPod
9 2 (0.90%) SCORM
10 1 (0.45%) Statistics
10 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.45%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 221 (100.00%) Windows
2 151 (68.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (17.19%) Linux
4 32 (14.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (14.03%) Windows 7
6 29 (13.12%) Windows XP
7 19 (8.60%) UNIX
8 18 (8.14%) Windows 2000
9 13 (5.88%) Solaris
10 10 (4.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (4.52%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.90%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.90%) Android
12 1 (0.45%) VMS
12 1 (0.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (11.31%) ITIL
2 22 (9.95%) Test Scripting
3 20 (9.05%) Performance Monitoring
4 18 (8.14%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (7.69%) Change Management
5 17 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 17 (7.69%) Test Management
6 16 (7.24%) Project Management
7 15 (6.79%) Server Monitoring
8 14 (6.33%) Performance Engineering
8 14 (6.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (5.43%) Mentoring
9 12 (5.43%) Configuration Management
10 11 (4.98%) Performance Testing
11 10 (4.52%) Test Automation
12 9 (4.07%) Incident Management
12 9 (4.07%) Project Governance
13 8 (3.62%) Coaching
13 8 (3.62%) Project Planning
14 7 (3.17%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 73 (33.03%) SQL
2 42 (19.00%) PowerShell
3 17 (7.69%) VBScript
4 12 (5.43%) VB
4 12 (5.43%) C
4 12 (5.43%) C#
5 4 (1.81%) Perl
5 4 (1.81%) PHP
6 3 (1.36%) Java
7 2 (0.90%) Ruby
7 2 (0.90%) C++
7 2 (0.90%) Python
8 1 (0.45%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.45%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.45%) Korn
8 1 (0.45%) Bourne shell
8 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 111 (50.23%) Security Cleared
2 89 (40.27%) SC Cleared
3 61 (27.60%) DV Cleared
4 35 (15.84%) MCSE
4 35 (15.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 22 (9.95%) ISEB
6 11 (4.98%) MCITP
7 9 (4.07%) ISTQB
8 8 (3.62%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (3.62%) CCNA
9 6 (2.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (2.71%) Degree
9 6 (2.71%) MCP
9 6 (2.71%) CCA
9 6 (2.71%) Citrix Certification
9 6 (2.71%) CCEA
10 5 (2.26%) CCEE
10 5 (2.26%) CCIA
11 3 (1.36%) CISSP
11 3 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (10.41%) SLA
2 3 (1.36%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.36%) QA
System Software
1 107 (48.42%) Active Directory
2 85 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (13.57%) ISA Server
4 29 (13.12%) vSphere
5 27 (12.22%) Hyper-V
6 8 (3.62%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (3.17%) XenDesktop
7 7 (3.17%) XenApp
8 6 (2.71%) XenServer
8 6 (2.71%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.90%) pfSense
9 2 (0.90%) Firmware
10 1 (0.45%) NFS
10 1 (0.45%) Nmap
10 1 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.45%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.45%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 62 (28.05%) SCCM
2 35 (15.84%) NetBackup
3 31 (14.03%) HP Quality Center
4 28 (12.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 27 (12.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 24 (10.86%) SCOM
7 13 (5.88%) WSUS
7 13 (5.88%) Netcool
7 13 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
7 13 (5.88%) EMC NetWorker
8 5 (2.26%) XenMobile
9 3 (1.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (0.90%) Legato
11 1 (0.45%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.45%) Nagios
11 1 (0.45%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 120 (54.30%) Microsoft
2 103 (46.61%) VMware
3 67 (30.32%) Citrix
4 43 (19.46%) Cisco
5 26 (11.76%) Veritas
6 23 (10.41%) EMC
7 22 (9.95%) Oracle
8 18 (8.14%) Meridio
9 14 (6.33%) F5
9 14 (6.33%) McAfee
9 14 (6.33%) Juniper
9 14 (6.33%) CheckPoint
9 14 (6.33%) Fujitsu
10 13 (5.88%) Avaya
11 12 (5.43%) HP
12 11 (4.98%) Crossbeam
12 11 (4.98%) Blue Coat
12 11 (4.98%) Sourcefire
13 10 (4.52%) Red Hat
14 8 (3.62%) Symantec
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