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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 45 50 66
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +16
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 109 97 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.33% 4.17% 3.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.91% 13.98% 10.11%
Number of salaries quoted 71 66 55
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £22,125 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +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
731 694 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.05% 29.84% 30.43%
Number of salaries quoted 530 576 531
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 22 August 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Reading

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 220 (100.00%) Windows
2 166 (75.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 146 (66.36%) Microsoft
4 99 (45.00%) Security Cleared
5 89 (40.45%) Active Directory
6 80 (36.36%) SC Cleared
7 75 (34.09%) VMware
8 73 (33.18%) MS Exchange
9 62 (28.18%) DV Cleared
10 53 (24.09%) Windows Server 2012
11 52 (23.64%) VMware Infrastructure
12 49 (22.27%) Telecoms
13 46 (20.91%) SQL Server
14 42 (19.09%) SQL
15 41 (18.64%) Linux
15 41 (18.64%) Microsoft Certification
15 41 (18.64%) Finance
16 39 (17.73%) Cisco
17 38 (17.27%) EMC
18 36 (16.36%) HP
19 35 (15.91%) TCP/IP
19 35 (15.91%) Retail
20 33 (15.00%) Windows XP
21 32 (14.55%) IIS
22 31 (14.09%) SharePoint
22 31 (14.09%) MS Excel
22 31 (14.09%) Exchange Server 2010
23 30 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2003
24 29 (13.18%) SAN
24 29 (13.18%) HP Quality Center

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 73 (33.18%) MS Exchange
2 32 (14.55%) IIS
3 31 (14.09%) SharePoint
3 31 (14.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 30 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2003
5 29 (13.18%) Exchange Server 2007
6 24 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2013
7 16 (7.27%) Lync
8 15 (6.82%) MS Project Server
9 11 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
10 7 (3.18%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (2.73%) Apache
12 5 (2.27%) Documentum
13 4 (1.82%) Exchange Server 5.5
14 3 (1.36%) Lotus Domino
15 2 (0.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 1 (0.45%) IBM Notes
16 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 31 (14.09%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.82%) MS Project
3 7 (3.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.82%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (15.91%) TCP/IP
2 29 (13.18%) SAN
3 27 (12.27%) DNS
3 27 (12.27%) Firewall
4 23 (10.45%) LAN
4 23 (10.45%) WAN
5 18 (8.18%) DHCP
6 13 (5.91%) PBX
7 12 (5.45%) TETRA
7 12 (5.45%) VoIP
7 12 (5.45%) Multicast
8 10 (4.55%) VLAN
9 9 (4.09%) NAS
9 9 (4.09%) Cisco IOS
9 9 (4.09%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (3.18%) VPN
11 6 (2.73%) Wireless
12 5 (2.27%) MPLS
13 4 (1.82%) Internet
13 4 (1.82%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (20.91%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (5.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (3.64%) MySQL
5 7 (3.18%) IDOL
6 5 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.36%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.45%) DTS
8 1 (0.45%) OLAP
8 1 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 26 (11.82%) TestDirector
2 11 (5.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 10 (4.55%) WinRunner
4 7 (3.18%) LoadRunner
4 7 (3.18%) Subversion
5 2 (0.91%) StarTeam
5 2 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 49 (22.27%) Telecoms
2 41 (18.64%) Finance
3 35 (15.91%) Retail
4 12 (5.45%) Marketing
5 4 (1.82%) Billing
5 4 (1.82%) German Language
6 1 (0.45%) French Language
6 1 (0.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 52 (23.64%) Support Engineer
2 26 (11.82%) Consultant
3 24 (10.91%) Server Engineer
4 17 (7.73%) Server Support
4 17 (7.73%) 3rd Line Support
5 16 (7.27%) Server Support Engineer
5 16 (7.27%) Security Engineer
6 14 (6.36%) Project Planner
6 14 (6.36%) Analyst
6 14 (6.36%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 13 (5.91%) 2nd Line Support
7 13 (5.91%) Administrator
7 13 (5.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (5.45%) Product Manager
8 12 (5.45%) Portfolio Manager
8 12 (5.45%) Test Leader
8 12 (5.45%) Security Support Engineer
9 10 (4.55%) Microsoft Consultant
10 9 (4.09%) Storage Consultant
11 8 (3.64%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.27%) Web Services
1 5 (2.27%) .NET
1 5 (2.27%) HTML
2 4 (1.82%) CSS
2 4 (1.82%) jQuery
3 3 (1.36%) SOAP
3 3 (1.36%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.36%) Ajax
4 2 (0.91%) XML
4 2 (0.91%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
5 1 (0.45%) WCF
5 1 (0.45%) RSS
5 1 (0.45%) XSLT
5 1 (0.45%) LAMP
5 1 (0.45%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.64%) Clustering
2 9 (4.09%) FlexPod
3 7 (3.18%) iPhone
3 7 (3.18%) Firmware
4 6 (2.73%) PKI
5 4 (1.82%) Replication
5 4 (1.82%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (1.82%) Open Source
6 2 (0.91%) Blackberry
6 2 (0.91%) Thin Client
6 2 (0.91%) Fat Client
6 2 (0.91%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.91%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 220 (100.00%) Windows
2 166 (75.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 53 (24.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 41 (18.64%) Linux
5 33 (15.00%) Windows XP
6 23 (10.45%) Windows 8
6 23 (10.45%) Windows 7
7 22 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (5.45%) Windows 2000
9 9 (4.09%) Windows 2000 Server
10 8 (3.64%) UNIX
10 8 (3.64%) Solaris
11 7 (3.18%) Debian
12 5 (2.27%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.91%) VMS
13 2 (0.91%) CentOS
14 1 (0.45%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (12.27%) Disaster Recovery
2 22 (10.00%) ITIL
3 18 (8.18%) Project Management
3 18 (8.18%) Test Management
3 18 (8.18%) Performance Monitoring
4 17 (7.73%) Software Distribution
5 13 (5.91%) Project Governance
5 13 (5.91%) Performance Testing
6 12 (5.45%) Test Scripting
6 12 (5.45%) Product Management
6 12 (5.45%) Mobile Device Management
7 11 (5.00%) Performance Engineering
8 9 (4.09%) Configuration Management
8 9 (4.09%) Change Management
9 8 (3.64%) MVC
10 7 (3.18%) Test Automation
10 7 (3.18%) Resource Management
10 7 (3.18%) iOS Development
10 7 (3.18%) Software Engineering
10 7 (3.18%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 42 (19.09%) SQL
2 10 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 8 (3.64%) PHP
4 7 (3.18%) PHP5
4 7 (3.18%) Objective-C
5 5 (2.27%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.82%) Java
6 4 (1.82%) Perl
6 4 (1.82%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.36%) VBScript
8 2 (0.91%) VB
8 2 (0.91%) C#
9 1 (0.45%) Python
9 1 (0.45%) C
9 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 99 (45.00%) Security Cleared
2 80 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 62 (28.18%) DV Cleared
4 41 (18.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 26 (11.82%) MCSE
6 24 (10.91%) MCP
7 22 (10.00%) ISEB
8 19 (8.64%) MCSA
8 19 (8.64%) ISTQB
9 17 (7.73%) MCTS
10 16 (7.27%) MCITP
10 16 (7.27%) Cisco Certification
11 15 (6.82%) CCNA
12 12 (5.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 10 (4.55%) VCAP
13 10 (4.55%) NCDA
14 9 (4.09%) Degree
14 9 (4.09%) NCIE
14 9 (4.09%) VCDX
14 9 (4.09%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.55%) SLA
2 4 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 89 (40.45%) Active Directory
2 52 (23.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 16 (7.27%) vSphere
5 13 (5.91%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (5.45%) Terminal Server
7 5 (2.27%) XenServer
8 4 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (1.82%) XenDesktop
8 4 (1.82%) XenApp
9 3 (1.36%) VMware ESX
9 3 (1.36%) Nmap
10 2 (0.91%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.91%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.91%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.45%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.45%) UAG
11 1 (0.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.45%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.45%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 29 (13.18%) HP Quality Center
2 26 (11.82%) SCCM
3 24 (10.91%) WSUS
4 23 (10.45%) EMC NetWorker
5 16 (7.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 14 (6.36%) SCOM
7 13 (5.91%) Netcool
8 12 (5.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 9 (4.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 7 (3.18%) NetBackup
10 7 (3.18%) Backup Exec
11 3 (1.36%) McAfee ePO
11 3 (1.36%) DameWare
12 2 (0.91%) Norton AntiVirus
12 2 (0.91%) Legato
12 2 (0.91%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 1 (0.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 1 (0.45%) Plesk
13 1 (0.45%) CORE IMPACT
13 1 (0.45%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 146 (66.36%) Microsoft
2 75 (34.09%) VMware
3 39 (17.73%) Cisco
4 38 (17.27%) EMC
5 36 (16.36%) HP
6 28 (12.73%) Citrix
7 26 (11.82%) Fujitsu
8 18 (8.18%) Oracle
8 18 (8.18%) Dell
8 18 (8.18%) Red Hat
9 16 (7.27%) IBM
10 15 (6.82%) NetApp
11 9 (4.09%) F5
11 9 (4.09%) Symantec
11 9 (4.09%) Meridio
12 6 (2.73%) Juniper
13 5 (2.27%) CheckPoint
13 5 (2.27%) Fortinet
14 4 (1.82%) Blue Coat
14 4 (1.82%) Sourcefire
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