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

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 34 53 46
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -7
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 146 105 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 5.66% 4.06% 4.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.33% 13.27% 16.75%
Number of salaries quoted 94 70 83
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,750 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -2.17%
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
718 791 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.83% 30.60% 29.05%
Number of salaries quoted 476 627 517
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 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £59,000
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 26 November 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Reading

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 250 (100.00%) Windows
2 171 (68.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 143 (57.20%) Microsoft
4 119 (47.60%) Security Cleared
5 106 (42.40%) Active Directory
6 105 (42.00%) SC Cleared
7 95 (38.00%) VMware
8 79 (31.60%) DV Cleared
9 75 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 69 (27.60%) SQL
11 64 (25.60%) MS Exchange
12 62 (24.80%) Citrix
13 60 (24.00%) SCCM
14 49 (19.60%) DNS
15 48 (19.20%) TCP/IP
16 47 (18.80%) IIS
17 45 (18.00%) Microsoft Certification
18 44 (17.60%) Windows Server 2012
19 43 (17.20%) HP Quality Center
20 39 (15.60%) SharePoint
21 38 (15.20%) MCSE
22 37 (14.80%) Linux
22 37 (14.80%) Cisco
23 36 (14.40%) SQL Server
23 36 (14.40%) Analytical Skills
24 34 (13.60%) TestDirector
25 32 (12.80%) Windows XP
26 31 (12.40%) NetBackup
27 30 (12.00%) Clustering
27 30 (12.00%) ISEB

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 64 (25.60%) MS Exchange
2 47 (18.80%) IIS
3 39 (15.60%) SharePoint
4 23 (9.20%) Exchange Server 2003
5 20 (8.00%) MS Project Server
6 18 (7.20%) Exchange Server 2010
7 17 (6.80%) SharePoint Server
7 17 (6.80%) Apache
8 16 (6.40%) Exchange Server 2007
9 13 (5.20%) SharePoint 2010
9 13 (5.20%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (3.60%) Lync
10 9 (3.60%) Documentum
11 7 (2.80%) WebSphere
12 6 (2.40%) Lotus Domino
13 4 (1.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (1.60%) ArcGIS
14 3 (1.20%) IBM HTTP Server
14 3 (1.20%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 28 (11.20%) MS Excel
2 20 (8.00%) MS Project
3 12 (4.80%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.20%) SaaS
2 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (19.60%) DNS
2 48 (19.20%) TCP/IP
3 28 (11.20%) Firewall
4 16 (6.40%) LAN
4 16 (6.40%) WAN
4 16 (6.40%) DHCP
5 15 (6.00%) Internet
6 13 (5.20%) PBX
7 9 (3.60%) SAN
8 7 (2.80%) NetScaler
9 6 (2.40%) Multicast
9 6 (2.40%) TETRA
9 6 (2.40%) VoIP
10 5 (2.00%) VLAN
11 4 (1.60%) Broadband
11 4 (1.60%) HTTP
12 3 (1.20%) FTP
12 3 (1.20%) SSL
12 3 (1.20%) Wireshark
12 3 (1.20%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (14.40%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.60%) IDOL
3 11 (4.40%) EDRMS
4 9 (3.60%) MySQL
5 8 (3.20%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (2.40%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.20%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.80%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 34 (13.60%) TestDirector
2 21 (8.40%) QuickTest Pro
3 19 (7.60%) WinRunner
4 15 (6.00%) LoadRunner
5 7 (2.80%) Subversion
6 3 (1.20%) StarTeam
6 3 (1.20%) JIRA
6 3 (1.20%) Selenium
6 3 (1.20%) Bugzilla
6 3 (1.20%) MSTest
7 2 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.80%) ClearQuest
7 2 (0.80%) MSI
General
1 24 (9.60%) Telecoms
2 23 (9.20%) Finance
3 18 (7.20%) Retail
4 6 (2.40%) Marketing
5 3 (1.20%) German Language
6 2 (0.80%) French Language
Job Titles
1 51 (20.40%) Support Engineer
2 23 (9.20%) Analyst
3 21 (8.40%) Test Leader
4 19 (7.60%) Project Planner
5 17 (6.80%) Performance Test Leader
6 16 (6.40%) Test Analyst
6 16 (6.40%) 3rd Line Support
7 15 (6.00%) Server Engineer
8 14 (5.60%) Senior Analyst
8 14 (5.60%) Consultant
8 14 (5.60%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 12 (4.80%) Senior Test Analyst
10 10 (4.00%) Security Engineer
10 10 (4.00%) Integration Engineer
11 9 (3.60%) Server Support Engineer
11 9 (3.60%) Server Support
11 9 (3.60%) Developer
12 8 (3.20%) 2nd Line Support
12 8 (3.20%) Programmer
12 8 (3.20%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.20%) HTML
2 4 (1.60%) CSS
2 4 (1.60%) Web Services
2 4 (1.60%) Ajax
3 3 (1.20%) jQuery
3 3 (1.20%) SOAP
3 3 (1.20%) .NET
4 2 (0.80%) WSH
4 2 (0.80%) LAMP
4 2 (0.80%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.40%) DHTML
5 1 (0.40%) XML
5 1 (0.40%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 36 (14.40%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (12.00%) Clustering
3 10 (4.00%) iPhone
4 9 (3.60%) Open Source
5 8 (3.20%) Thin Client
5 8 (3.20%) Replication
5 8 (3.20%) Fat Client
6 7 (2.80%) PKI
7 5 (2.00%) Blackberry
7 5 (2.00%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.20%) FlexPod
9 2 (0.80%) HP StorageWorks
9 2 (0.80%) Kindle
9 2 (0.80%) SCORM
10 1 (0.40%) Statistics
10 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 250 (100.00%) Windows
2 171 (68.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 44 (17.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 37 (14.80%) Linux
5 32 (12.80%) Windows XP
6 30 (12.00%) Windows 7
7 19 (7.60%) Windows 2000
8 18 (7.20%) Windows 8
9 17 (6.80%) UNIX
10 15 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (3.20%) Solaris
12 7 (2.80%) Debian
13 3 (1.20%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.80%) CentOS
14 2 (0.80%) Android
14 2 (0.80%) VMS
15 1 (0.40%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (11.60%) ITIL
2 26 (10.40%) Test Management
3 25 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 17 (6.80%) Configuration Management
4 17 (6.80%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (6.80%) Software Distribution
4 17 (6.80%) Performance Monitoring
5 15 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (6.00%) Problem Management
6 14 (5.60%) Performance Testing
6 14 (5.60%) Server Monitoring
7 12 (4.80%) Change Management
8 11 (4.40%) Test Automation
8 11 (4.40%) Performance Engineering
9 10 (4.00%) Project Management
10 9 (3.60%) Service Delivery
10 9 (3.60%) Incident Management
10 9 (3.60%) Project Planning
10 9 (3.60%) Network Management
10 9 (3.60%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 69 (27.60%) SQL
2 28 (11.20%) PowerShell
3 12 (4.80%) PHP
4 8 (3.20%) VBScript
4 8 (3.20%) C
4 8 (3.20%) C#
5 7 (2.80%) VB
5 7 (2.80%) PHP5
5 7 (2.80%) Objective-C
6 5 (2.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.20%) Java
7 3 (1.20%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.40%) Bourne shell
8 1 (0.40%) Korn
8 1 (0.40%) Perl
8 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 119 (47.60%) Security Cleared
2 105 (42.00%) SC Cleared
3 79 (31.60%) DV Cleared
4 45 (18.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 38 (15.20%) MCSE
6 30 (12.00%) ISEB
7 20 (8.00%) ISTQB
8 15 (6.00%) MCP
9 13 (5.20%) MCITP
10 10 (4.00%) CCNA
10 10 (4.00%) Degree
10 10 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (3.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (2.80%) MCTS
12 7 (2.80%) CCA
12 7 (2.80%) Citrix Certification
13 6 (2.40%) CCEA
13 6 (2.40%) MCSA
14 5 (2.00%) CCEE
14 5 (2.00%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.20%) SLA
2 3 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.20%) QA
3 2 (0.80%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 106 (42.40%) Active Directory
2 75 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (11.20%) vSphere
4 25 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 25 (10.00%) ISA Server
5 10 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (3.20%) XenDesktop
6 8 (3.20%) XenApp
7 7 (2.80%) XenServer
7 7 (2.80%) Terminal Server
8 5 (2.00%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.80%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.80%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.80%) Nmap
9 2 (0.80%) Firmware
9 2 (0.80%) pfSense
10 1 (0.40%) NFS
10 1 (0.40%) Xen
10 1 (0.40%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 60 (24.00%) SCCM
2 43 (17.20%) HP Quality Center
3 31 (12.40%) NetBackup
4 28 (11.20%) SCOM
5 21 (8.40%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 20 (8.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 15 (6.00%) WSUS
8 14 (5.60%) Netcool
9 13 (5.20%) McAfee ePO
10 11 (4.40%) EMC NetWorker
11 5 (2.00%) Backup Exec
11 5 (2.00%) XenMobile
12 4 (1.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 3 (1.20%) Legato
14 2 (0.80%) Norton AntiVirus
14 2 (0.80%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 1 (0.40%) DameWare
15 1 (0.40%) Nagios
15 1 (0.40%) Plesk
Vendors
1 143 (57.20%) Microsoft
2 95 (38.00%) VMware
3 62 (24.80%) Citrix
4 37 (14.80%) Cisco
5 26 (10.40%) EMC
6 23 (9.20%) Veritas
7 17 (6.80%) Oracle
7 17 (6.80%) Fujitsu
8 15 (6.00%) Red Hat
9 14 (5.60%) Meridio
10 13 (5.20%) McAfee
11 12 (4.80%) Symantec
11 12 (4.80%) HP
12 10 (4.00%) IBM
12 10 (4.00%) Juniper
12 10 (4.00%) CheckPoint
13 9 (3.60%) F5
14 8 (3.20%) Blue Coat
14 8 (3.20%) Sourcefire
14 8 (3.20%) Crossbeam
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