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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 67 41 46
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 84 113 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.51% 4.74% 5.04%
As % of the Operating Systems category 13.38% 17.28% 15.04%
Number of salaries quoted 61 78 77
Average salary £38,500 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.22% +10.66%
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 £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -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
628 654 705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 26.21% 27.46% 33.52%
Number of salaries quoted 479 501 574
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
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 6 May 2015.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Reading

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 174 (100.00%) Windows
2 141 (81.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 99 (56.90%) Microsoft
4 90 (51.72%) VMware
5 89 (51.15%) Active Directory
6 74 (42.53%) TCP/IP
6 74 (42.53%) VMware Infrastructure
7 68 (39.08%) Linux
8 64 (36.78%) Security Cleared
9 55 (31.61%) Cisco
9 55 (31.61%) Windows Server 2012
10 53 (30.46%) SCCM
11 45 (25.86%) Hyper-V
11 45 (25.86%) MS Excel
11 45 (25.86%) SQL
12 39 (22.41%) Windows 7
13 36 (20.69%) SC Cleared
14 35 (20.11%) Firewall
14 35 (20.11%) Oracle
14 35 (20.11%) IIS
14 35 (20.11%) Juniper
15 34 (19.54%) PowerShell
16 33 (18.97%) SharePoint
17 32 (18.39%) Microsoft Certification
18 31 (17.82%) ITIL
19 30 (17.24%) DNS
19 30 (17.24%) CheckPoint
20 29 (16.67%) F5
21 28 (16.09%) DV Cleared
22 27 (15.52%) Solaris

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 35 (20.11%) IIS
2 33 (18.97%) SharePoint
3 26 (14.94%) MS Exchange
4 14 (8.05%) SharePoint Server
5 13 (7.47%) Lync
6 12 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (6.90%) Apache
7 8 (4.60%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (4.02%) Lotus Domino
9 6 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (2.30%) MS Project Server
11 3 (1.72%) WebSphere
11 3 (1.72%) ArcGIS
12 2 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.57%) SAS
13 1 (0.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 45 (25.86%) MS Excel
2 25 (14.37%) MS Office
3 10 (5.75%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.30%) MS Project
5 3 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.87%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.75%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (4.02%) Office 365
3 2 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (42.53%) TCP/IP
2 35 (20.11%) Firewall
3 30 (17.24%) DNS
4 24 (13.79%) SAN
5 17 (9.77%) LAN
5 17 (9.77%) WAN
6 16 (9.20%) DHCP
7 15 (8.62%) NAS
8 11 (6.32%) Internet
9 9 (5.17%) iSCSI
9 9 (5.17%) VoIP
10 5 (2.87%) BIG-IP
10 5 (2.87%) MPLS
11 4 (2.30%) PBX
12 2 (1.15%) HTTP
12 2 (1.15%) IPsec
12 2 (1.15%) Wireshark
12 2 (1.15%) tcpdump
12 2 (1.15%) snoop
13 1 (0.57%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.75%) Oracle Database 10g
2 10 (5.75%) Oracle Database 11g
2 10 (5.75%) Oracle Database
3 8 (4.60%) EDRMS
3 8 (4.60%) IDOL
4 2 (1.15%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (6.90%) TestDirector
2 11 (6.32%) LoadRunner
3 5 (2.87%) MSI
4 3 (1.72%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (1.15%) WinRunner
5 2 (1.15%) Bugzilla
5 2 (1.15%) JIRA
5 2 (1.15%) Selenium
5 2 (1.15%) MSTest
6 1 (0.57%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (10.34%) Finance
2 11 (6.32%) Retail
3 10 (5.75%) Billing
3 10 (5.75%) Legal
4 3 (1.72%) French Language
4 3 (1.72%) German Language
5 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (24.71%) Support Engineer
2 23 (13.22%) Security Engineer
3 20 (11.49%) Integration Engineer
4 14 (8.05%) Technical Engineer
4 14 (8.05%) Technical Support
4 14 (8.05%) Analyst
5 13 (7.47%) Technical Support Engineer
6 12 (6.90%) Architect
7 11 (6.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (5.75%) 3rd Line Support
8 10 (5.75%) Technical Architect
8 10 (5.75%) Server Engineer
9 9 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 8 (4.60%) Server Support Engineer
10 8 (4.60%) Server Support
11 7 (4.02%) Tester
11 7 (4.02%) Desktop Support
11 7 (4.02%) Performance Tester
11 7 (4.02%) Senior Security Engineer
12 6 (3.45%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.20%) Software Packaging
2 5 (2.87%) WSH
3 4 (2.30%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.57%) HTML
4 1 (0.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.92%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (10.34%) Clustering
3 14 (8.05%) Management Information System
4 10 (5.75%) N-Tier
5 9 (5.17%) Replication
6 7 (4.02%) Thin Client
6 7 (4.02%) Fat Client
6 7 (4.02%) Open Source
7 6 (3.45%) EqualLogic
7 6 (3.45%) Statistics
8 4 (2.30%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.72%) PKI
10 2 (1.15%) Kindle
11 1 (0.57%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 174 (100.00%) Windows
2 141 (81.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 68 (39.08%) Linux
4 55 (31.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 39 (22.41%) Windows 7
6 27 (15.52%) Solaris
7 26 (14.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 25 (14.37%) Windows XP
9 24 (13.79%) UNIX
9 24 (13.79%) Windows 2000
10 22 (12.64%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.72%) Windows Vista
11 3 (1.72%) Android
12 2 (1.15%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.15%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (17.82%) ITIL
2 24 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (12.64%) Project Management
4 16 (9.20%) Mentoring
4 16 (9.20%) Coaching
5 15 (8.62%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (8.05%) Performance Monitoring
7 13 (7.47%) Test Scripting
8 12 (6.90%) Migration
9 11 (6.32%) Test Management
9 11 (6.32%) Project Planning
10 10 (5.75%) Validation
10 10 (5.75%) Business Development
10 10 (5.75%) Load Balancing
10 10 (5.75%) Problem Management
10 10 (5.75%) TOGAF
10 10 (5.75%) DoDAF
10 10 (5.75%) Change Management
10 10 (5.75%) SOA
10 10 (5.75%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 45 (25.86%) SQL
2 34 (19.54%) PowerShell
3 20 (11.49%) VBScript
4 15 (8.62%) VB
5 9 (5.17%) C
5 9 (5.17%) C#
6 6 (3.45%) Perl
7 3 (1.72%) Java
7 3 (1.72%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.15%) Ruby
8 2 (1.15%) C++
8 2 (1.15%) Python
Qualifications
1 64 (36.78%) Security Cleared
2 36 (20.69%) SC Cleared
3 32 (18.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 28 (16.09%) DV Cleared
5 23 (13.22%) MCSE
6 19 (10.92%) MCITP
7 15 (8.62%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (8.62%) CCNA
8 11 (6.32%) ISEB
9 10 (5.75%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (5.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (5.17%) MCSA
11 6 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 6 (3.45%) A+ Certification
11 6 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (3.45%) Network+ Certification
12 5 (2.87%) Degree
13 4 (2.30%) ISTQB
14 2 (1.15%) MCP
14 2 (1.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (14.94%) SLA
2 10 (5.75%) COBIT
3 2 (1.15%) QA
3 2 (1.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 89 (51.15%) Active Directory
2 74 (42.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (25.86%) Hyper-V
4 21 (12.07%) vSphere
5 15 (8.62%) ISA Server
6 10 (5.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 10 (5.75%) vCloud
6 10 (5.75%) Terminal Services
7 6 (3.45%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (1.15%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.15%) Firmware
8 2 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.57%) iptables
9 1 (0.57%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 53 (30.46%) SCCM
2 24 (13.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 18 (10.34%) NetBackup
4 13 (7.47%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 13 (7.47%) HP Quality Center
5 12 (6.90%) WSUS
6 10 (5.75%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 8 (4.60%) EMC NetWorker
8 5 (2.87%) SCOM
9 3 (1.72%) McAfee ePO
9 3 (1.72%) PureDisk
10 2 (1.15%) vMotion
10 2 (1.15%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 99 (56.90%) Microsoft
2 90 (51.72%) VMware
3 55 (31.61%) Cisco
4 35 (20.11%) Juniper
4 35 (20.11%) Oracle
5 30 (17.24%) CheckPoint
6 29 (16.67%) F5
7 24 (13.79%) Citrix
8 23 (13.22%) HP
9 22 (12.64%) Blue Coat
9 22 (12.64%) Sourcefire
9 22 (12.64%) Crossbeam
10 21 (12.07%) Red Hat
10 21 (12.07%) Veritas
11 12 (6.90%) Dell
12 11 (6.32%) EMC
13 8 (4.60%) Meridio
14 7 (4.02%) Avaya
15 6 (3.45%) IBM
15 6 (3.45%) Apple
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