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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 40 56 53
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 134 107 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 5.16% 4.20% 4.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.36% 14.15% 13.99%
Number of salaries quoted 82 68 62
Average salary £36,500 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.87% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £63,600 £50,000
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
730 756 586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.12% 29.68% 28.60%
Number of salaries quoted 462 589 504
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,650 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,000
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 19 December 2014.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in Reading

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 236 (100.00%) Windows
2 160 (67.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 126 (53.39%) Microsoft
4 112 (47.46%) Security Cleared
5 101 (42.80%) Active Directory
6 100 (42.37%) SC Cleared
6 100 (42.37%) VMware
7 79 (33.47%) VMware Infrastructure
8 74 (31.36%) SQL
9 69 (29.24%) DV Cleared
10 65 (27.54%) Citrix
11 58 (24.58%) SCCM
12 50 (21.19%) IIS
13 48 (20.34%) MS Exchange
13 48 (20.34%) TCP/IP
14 46 (19.49%) DNS
15 44 (18.64%) Cisco
16 40 (16.95%) Linux
16 40 (16.95%) Microsoft Certification
16 40 (16.95%) SharePoint
16 40 (16.95%) HP Quality Center
17 37 (15.68%) MCSE
17 37 (15.68%) Windows Server 2012
18 35 (14.83%) Analytical Skills
19 34 (14.41%) PowerShell
20 32 (13.56%) NetBackup
21 31 (13.14%) TestDirector
21 31 (13.14%) Windows XP
22 30 (12.71%) ITIL
23 29 (12.29%) Windows 7

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 50 (21.19%) IIS
2 48 (20.34%) MS Exchange
3 40 (16.95%) SharePoint
4 19 (8.05%) Apache
4 19 (8.05%) MS Project Server
5 18 (7.63%) SharePoint Server
6 17 (7.20%) Exchange Server 2003
7 14 (5.93%) SharePoint 2010
8 9 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (3.39%) Documentum
10 7 (2.97%) WebSphere
10 7 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (2.54%) Lotus Domino
12 4 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (1.69%) ArcGIS
12 4 (1.69%) Lync
13 3 (1.27%) IBM HTTP Server
14 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 5.5
14 1 (0.42%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (9.32%) MS Excel
2 19 (8.05%) MS Project
3 17 (7.20%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.27%) SaaS
2 1 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (20.34%) TCP/IP
2 46 (19.49%) DNS
3 28 (11.86%) Firewall
4 15 (6.36%) Internet
5 14 (5.93%) LAN
5 14 (5.93%) PBX
5 14 (5.93%) WAN
5 14 (5.93%) DHCP
6 11 (4.66%) SAN
7 6 (2.54%) NetScaler
8 5 (2.12%) Wireshark
8 5 (2.12%) tcpdump
9 4 (1.69%) NAS
9 4 (1.69%) TETRA
9 4 (1.69%) VoIP
9 4 (1.69%) Broadband
9 4 (1.69%) HTTP
9 4 (1.69%) Multicast
10 3 (1.27%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (1.27%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (11.86%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.36%) IDOL
3 12 (5.08%) EDRMS
4 8 (3.39%) MySQL
5 6 (2.54%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.85%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 31 (13.14%) TestDirector
2 19 (8.05%) QuickTest Pro
3 17 (7.20%) WinRunner
4 16 (6.78%) LoadRunner
5 4 (1.69%) Subversion
6 3 (1.27%) StarTeam
6 3 (1.27%) JIRA
6 3 (1.27%) Selenium
6 3 (1.27%) MSTest
6 3 (1.27%) MSI
6 3 (1.27%) Bugzilla
7 2 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.85%) ClearQuest
General
1 21 (8.90%) Finance
2 18 (7.63%) Telecoms
3 14 (5.93%) Retail
4 4 (1.69%) Marketing
5 3 (1.27%) German Language
6 2 (0.85%) French Language
Job Titles
1 50 (21.19%) Support Engineer
2 24 (10.17%) Analyst
3 18 (7.63%) Project Planner
3 18 (7.63%) 3rd Line Support
4 17 (7.20%) Test Leader
5 16 (6.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 16 (6.78%) Test Analyst
6 14 (5.93%) Senior Analyst
6 14 (5.93%) Integration Engineer
6 14 (5.93%) Performance Test Leader
7 13 (5.51%) Security Engineer
7 13 (5.51%) Server Engineer
8 12 (5.08%) Senior Test Analyst
9 10 (4.24%) Consultant
9 10 (4.24%) Windows Engineer
10 9 (3.81%) Server Support
10 9 (3.81%) Server Support Engineer
11 8 (3.39%) Desktop Support
11 8 (3.39%) VMware Engineer
12 7 (2.97%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.54%) HTML
2 3 (1.27%) .NET
2 3 (1.27%) WSH
2 3 (1.27%) Software Packaging
3 2 (0.85%) LAMP
3 2 (0.85%) XML
4 1 (0.42%) XSL
4 1 (0.42%) Ajax
4 1 (0.42%) CSS
4 1 (0.42%) Web Services
4 1 (0.42%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (14.83%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (11.02%) Clustering
3 11 (4.66%) Thin Client
3 11 (4.66%) Fat Client
4 9 (3.81%) Open Source
4 9 (3.81%) Replication
5 7 (2.97%) PKI
5 7 (2.97%) iPhone
6 6 (2.54%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.12%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.27%) FlexPod
8 3 (1.27%) Kindle
9 2 (0.85%) HP StorageWorks
9 2 (0.85%) SCORM
10 1 (0.42%) Statistics
10 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 236 (100.00%) Windows
2 160 (67.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (16.95%) Linux
4 37 (15.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (13.14%) Windows XP
6 29 (12.29%) Windows 7
7 19 (8.05%) UNIX
7 19 (8.05%) Windows 2000
8 14 (5.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (5.51%) Windows 8
9 13 (5.51%) Solaris
10 4 (1.69%) Debian
11 3 (1.27%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.85%) CentOS
12 2 (0.85%) Android
12 2 (0.85%) VMS
13 1 (0.42%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (12.71%) ITIL
2 23 (9.75%) Test Management
2 23 (9.75%) Test Scripting
3 18 (7.63%) Problem Management
3 18 (7.63%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (7.20%) Performance Monitoring
5 15 (6.36%) Server Monitoring
5 15 (6.36%) Configuration Management
5 15 (6.36%) Change Management
6 14 (5.93%) Performance Testing
7 13 (5.51%) Project Management
7 13 (5.51%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (5.08%) Software Distribution
8 12 (5.08%) Performance Engineering
9 11 (4.66%) Test Automation
10 10 (4.24%) Mentoring
11 9 (3.81%) Project Governance
11 9 (3.81%) Incident Management
11 9 (3.81%) Project Planning
12 8 (3.39%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (31.36%) SQL
2 34 (14.41%) PowerShell
3 12 (5.08%) VBScript
4 10 (4.24%) VB
5 9 (3.81%) PHP
5 9 (3.81%) C
5 9 (3.81%) C#
6 4 (1.69%) Objective-C
6 4 (1.69%) PHP5
7 3 (1.27%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.27%) Perl
8 2 (0.85%) Java
8 2 (0.85%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.42%) C++
9 1 (0.42%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.42%) Ruby
9 1 (0.42%) Korn
9 1 (0.42%) Bourne shell
9 1 (0.42%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.42%) Python
Qualifications
1 112 (47.46%) Security Cleared
2 100 (42.37%) SC Cleared
3 69 (29.24%) DV Cleared
4 40 (16.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 37 (15.68%) MCSE
6 28 (11.86%) ISEB
7 17 (7.20%) ISTQB
8 11 (4.66%) MCITP
9 10 (4.24%) Degree
9 10 (4.24%) MCP
10 9 (3.81%) CCNA
10 9 (3.81%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (2.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (2.54%) CCA
12 6 (2.54%) Citrix Certification
12 6 (2.54%) CCEA
13 5 (2.12%) CCEE
13 5 (2.12%) CCIA
14 3 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 3 (1.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.32%) SLA
2 3 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.27%) QA
2 3 (1.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 101 (42.80%) Active Directory
2 79 (33.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (11.44%) vSphere
3 27 (11.44%) ISA Server
4 23 (9.75%) Hyper-V
5 9 (3.81%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (2.97%) XenDesktop
6 7 (2.97%) XenApp
6 7 (2.97%) VMware ESX
7 6 (2.54%) XenServer
8 2 (0.85%) pfSense
8 2 (0.85%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.85%) Firmware
8 2 (0.85%) Nmap
9 1 (0.42%) Xen
9 1 (0.42%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.42%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.42%) NFS
Systems Management
1 58 (24.58%) SCCM
2 40 (16.95%) HP Quality Center
3 32 (13.56%) NetBackup
4 26 (11.02%) SCOM
5 24 (10.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 23 (9.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 14 (5.93%) Netcool
7 14 (5.93%) McAfee ePO
8 11 (4.66%) WSUS
8 11 (4.66%) EMC NetWorker
9 5 (2.12%) XenMobile
10 3 (1.27%) Legato
10 3 (1.27%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.85%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (0.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 1 (0.42%) Plesk
12 1 (0.42%) DameWare
12 1 (0.42%) Nagios
Vendors
1 126 (53.39%) Microsoft
2 100 (42.37%) VMware
3 65 (27.54%) Citrix
4 44 (18.64%) Cisco
5 25 (10.59%) EMC
6 24 (10.17%) Veritas
7 17 (7.20%) Oracle
8 15 (6.36%) Meridio
9 14 (5.93%) F5
9 14 (5.93%) Juniper
9 14 (5.93%) Fujitsu
9 14 (5.93%) Red Hat
9 14 (5.93%) CheckPoint
9 14 (5.93%) McAfee
10 11 (4.66%) Crossbeam
10 11 (4.66%) Blue Coat
10 11 (4.66%) Sourcefire
11 10 (4.24%) Symantec
11 10 (4.24%) Avaya
11 10 (4.24%) HP
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